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Pak commando behind capture of Abhinandan killed – 1 min read

New Delhi: A Pakistani commando who was behind the capture of Commander Abhinandan Varthaman when his IAF jet crashed in Pakistani territory in February this year, and had reportedly tortured the IAF pilot, has been killed in firing by Indian forces along the Line of Control. According to reports, Ahmed Khan, a subedar with the […]

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3 NIA officers accused of seeking Rs 2 crore bribe transferred, probe initiated – 2 min read

New Delhi: Three NIA officers, including a Superintendent of Police, are facing a departmental probe following allegations of blackmailing levelled against them by a Delhi-based businessman. The businessman has complained that the officers sought Rs 2 crore from him so as not to name him in a terror funding case involving Mumbai terror attack mastermind Hafiz […]

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With Kashmir under lockdown, ISPR running Syed Geelani’s Twitter handle? -2 min read

Srinagar: Despite the communications lockdown in Jammu and Kashmir since August 4 night, the Twitter handle of Hurriyat hawk Syed Ali Shah Geelani has apparently been active, putting out anti-India tweets regularly. Tweets from the handle @sageelani_ were largely in praise of Pakistan and Major General Asif Ghafoor, the Director-General of the Inter-Services Public Relations […]

Watch: Zomato delivery boy sings ‘gori tera gaon bada pyara’ on customer’s request, video goes viral

New Delhi: A Zomato delivery boy’s soulful rendition of Bollywood number “Gori Tera Gaon Bada Pyara” has gone viral on Facebook after it was shared by a customer. Pranjit Haloi took the social media by storm with the “Chitchor” song just days after another video of a woman at a West Bengal railway station singing Lata […]

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Man asked to give 71 sheep to woman’s husband as ‘compensation’ for elopement – 2 min read

Gorakhpur (Uttar Pradesh): The value of a woman was equated to that of 71 sheep in Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur, where a man was asked to compensate his lover’s husband with the flock for taking away the wife. According to reports, a panchayat in Pipraich asked the man to give 71 sheep to the woman’s husband as […]

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UP: Man murders daughter after raping her for 2 years, severs her head, throws lower body in drain

Gorakhpur: A man from Uttar Pradesh’s Gorakhpur district has been arrested for allegedly raping his 19-year-old daughter for two years and then killing her, police said. The incident took place in Gorakhpur and the man was arrested on Friday based on a complaint filed by his elder daughter. The police said the man raped his younger […]