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Calcutta HC orders interim stay on withdrawal of CAPF from Darjeeling hills

West Bengal government is making efforts to restore normalcy in the Darjeeling hills The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday stayed the withdrawal of Central Armed Paramilitary Forces (CAPF) from Darjeeling hills, the scene of unrest over the statehood demand, till October 27, ...

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Day After Murder Of Sarpanch In Kashmir, Mob Sets His House On Fire

Mohammad Ramzan Sheikh, a former sarpanch who was with the PDP, was killed by terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Shopian yesterday. One of the three Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists who attacked him, had also died. SRINAGAR: Enraged by the death of ...

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ABDUCTED’ GIRL RESCUED, ACCUSED BOY SENT TO JAIL

Kotdwar police on Monday rescued the 19-year-old girl of village Bhawar who was allegedly abducted and also arrested the alleged abductor, identified as Sarfaraj. While the girl was handed over to her parents the accused was produced before a local ...

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SOP to help movement of locals, raise security at Myanmar border

The Home Ministry on Monday held consultations with Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh — the states bordering Myanmar — to discuss the Free Movement Regime (FMR). The government has decided to devise standard operating procedures (SOP) to “facilitate” movement ...

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Ex-sarpanch killed in Shopian, militant dead in scuffle

According to Director General of Police S P Vaid, three militants attacked former sarpanch Mohammad Ramzan Sheikh at Chack Harmona village in Shopian. Sheikh died on the spot.   Militants on Monday evening shot dead a former sarpanch of the ...

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