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Court orders police to register FIR against Ram Janambhoomi case litigant

Ayodhya: A local court here in Uttar Pradesh has ordered the police to register an FIR against Ram Janambhoomi case litigant Iqbal Ansari for using foul language against Hindus. Hearing on a petition filed by international shooter Vartika Singh, Chief Metropolitan Magistrate, on Tuesday, directed the Ram Janambhoomi police station to file a case against Ansari […]

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Rahul slams Farooq Abdullah’s detention, demands immediate release

New Delhi: A day after the Jammu and Kashmir administration said that it has applied provisions under the stringent Public Safety Act (PSA) against former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday accused the Narendra Modi government of trying to remove nationalist leaders to create political vaccum that will […]

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Court orders Rajeev Kumar’s anticipatory bail plea not maintainable

Kolkata: Senior IPS officer Rajeev Kumar’s efforts to get judicial relief suffered a setback as the district judge, Barasat, ordered that the anticipatory bail plea filed by the former city police commissioner was “not maintainable” in his court. The judge, after hearing arguments and counter-arguments from the lawyers representing Kumar and CBI, said the case […]

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Expect to have physical jurisdiction over PoK someday: EAM

New Delhi: India on Tuesday said that most of the international community understands its position on abolition of special status for Jammu and Kashmir and asserted that New Delhi expects to have “physical jurisdiction” over Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) someday, since it is a part of India. External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar, while addressing a press […]

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Rajnath to spend ‘day at sea’ on INS Vikramaditya

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will spend a day at sea on board INS Vikramaditya, India’s Kiev-class aircraft carrier, in the Arabian Sea after commissioning the INS Khanderi in Mumbai on September 28, Navy Vice Chief Vice Admiral G. Ashok Kumar said on Tuesday. The INS Khanderi, India’s second Scorpene-class attack submarine, will be commissioned […]