Espionage: Madhuri Gupta’s actions caused severe security threat says court

Her actions caused a severe security threat, a court said while sentencing former diplomat Madhuri Gupta, who had served at the Indian High Commission in Islamabad. She was convicted on charges of sharing information to the Pakistan’s ISI.

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Why Congress Lingayat leaders are unhappy with the JD(S) alliance

congress-jdsWhat was supposed to be a master-stroke turned out to be doom for the Congress in Karnataka. The much hyped Lingayat issue failed to give the Congress any dividends and that was clear in the results that were declared on Tuesday. The Congress tally dropped from 121 to 78 and the BJP emerged as the single largest party with 104 seats.

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Karnataka: Right precedent is to invite single largest party first, say experts

kar-elec18With Karnataka throwing up a hung house, the ball is now in the court of the Governor, Vajubhai Vala. He would take a considered decision while referring to several cases of the Supreme Court which has set a precedent in the event of such a scenario.

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Karnataka: With polls predicting hung house, here are the possibilities

jdsMost exit polls have predicted a hung house with the BJP in the lead. If it were to be a hung house, then the Janata Dal(S) would play kingmaker in the state.

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Karnataka: NOTA makes its debut in a general assembly poll

NOTA_NOTA or None of the Above makes its debut in the Karnataka assembly elections today. The state had for the first time witnessed NOTA in the 2014 Lok Sabha elections, but it is a first in the assembly segment.

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Lashkar terrorist thanks Indian Army for saving his life

let-terrorist-Return to your homes, you are on the wrong road, a Lashkar-e-Tayiba terrorist captured by the Indian Army has said. Aijaz Gujri who recorded a confessional video in custody thanked the Army for capturing him alive.

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Kansas shooting: Srinivas Kuchibhotla’s killer gets lifer

adam-purintonA US Navy veteran who killed Indian engineer Srinivas Kuchibhotla in a racially motivated hate crime at a bar in Kansas City last year has been sentenced to life in prison.

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The meet at Nankana Sahib: Tracing the ISI-Khalistan bond

isispyThe fact that the ISI has taken it upon itself to revive Sikh militancy was evident in the meeting between Lashkar-e-Tayiba chief, Hafiz Saeed and a group of Pakistani Sikhs in Nankana Sahib.

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Crucial Indo-China border personnel meet held at Ladakh

nathulaThe armies of India and China held a Border Personnel Meeting during which both sides resolved to maintain peace and tranquillity along the Line of Actual Control, besides agreeing to work on additional confidence-building measures.

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Cauvery: Centre seeks 2 weeks time for framework agreement

cauvery_647_090516022314_090716050042The Centre has sought two weeks time from the Supreme Court to frame a scheme to implement the Cauvery waters verdict. The Centre informed the court that in another two weeks time it would have the scheme ready and would submit to the court.

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