In protecting Zakir Naik, Malaysia has fallen trap to radical Islam

New Delhi, July 8: Malaysia last week made it clear that it had no intentions of deporting controversial Islamic preacher, Zakir Naik to India, where he is wanted for several crimes. Close on the heels of this announcement came a statement from the PAS in Malaysia hailing the government’s decision to protect Naik.

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High-alert sounded in J&K ahead of Burhan Wani death anniversary

jkhighalertSrinagar, July 5: A high-alert has been sounded in the state of Jammu and Kashmir, five days ahead of the death anniversary of Hizbul Mujahideen operative Burhan Wani. Intelligence reports suggest that terrorists are likely to carry out a major strike ahead of the death anniversary that falls on July 8.

States cannot appoint acting DGPs rules SC

New Delhi, July 3: In a major decision, the Supreme Court has said that no states can appoint an acting Director General of Police.

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Islamic State claims Afghan attack which killed Sikhs and Hindus

sikh-afghanKabul, Jul 3: The Islamic State group today claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing in eastern Afghanistan that killed at least 19 people, mostly Sikhs and Hindus. The bomber targeted a delegation from the minority communities as it was travelling to the governor’s residence in the eastern city of Jalalabad yesterday for a meeting with President Ashraf Ghani.

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J&K: Cop goes missing with AK-47

irfanadhmadarAn SPO escorting a police officer in Pampore, Kashmir has gone missing with a service rifle. The cop went missing with a service rifle on Tuesday evening.

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The 20 terrorists, Army is looking to gun down in Kashmir

The Army has prepared a fresh hit-list of terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. On the radar are at least 20 terrorists, who the Army says are armed and dangerous.

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Officer who broke back of naxals, killed Veerappan heads to Kashmir

kvijaykumarK Vijay Kumar, the officer who led the operation which killed Veerappan is now heading to Jammu and Kashmir. He has been named as an adviser to the Governor of Jammu and Kashmir, N N Vohra.

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Appeasement or Doval doctrine: Time to make up your mind in Kashmir

The situation in Kashmir has gone from bad to worse and the spate of mindless killings that have taken place in the last few days only suggests that there is a need for an urgent policy shift.

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Bengaluru urban naxal’s specific brief was to coordinate with Maoist outfits across the world

abhay-devdasThe arrest of Abhay Devdas Nayak, an alleged member of the urban naxal network has thrown up a plethora of details on how the system works. Nayak, a resident of Bengaluru is alleged to have not just raised funds through international sources, but also wrote press releases for the naxalites.

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Shillong falls prey to fake news: The Sikh-Khasi tussle explained

shillong-violence-A dispute between a bus conductor and a female resident of the Them Lew Mawlong locality in Shillong escalated into a full fledged clash. The residents of the locality also known as Punjabi Lane clashed with the drivers of the state transport buses.

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