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Punjab govt seeks all India farm debt waiver scheme, restoration of 90:10 RKVY funding

Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal on Thursday sought an all India farm debt waiver scheme on the pattern of Punjab, while calling for restoration of the 90:10 funding pattern under the Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojana (RKVY) to provide more avenues to the states to determine priorities in agriculture sector.

Charges filed against Kashmiri separatists for waging war against India

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday filed charges under stringent anti-terror laws against seven jailed Kashmiri separatist leaders for alleged

BSF trooper, girl killed in Pakistani firing

A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper and a girl were killed in overnight shelling and firing by Pakistan Rangers on the international border in Jammu and Kashmir, police said Thursday.

Himachal sees high temperatures, but snow in line

The hills of Himachal Pradesh on Thursday saw slightly high temperatures due to prevailing dry weather, but the Met Office forecast rain and more snowfall next week.

BSF trooper, civilian injured in Pakistan firing

A Border Security Force (BSF) trooper and a civilian were injured in overnight Pakistan shelling and firing on the international border in R.S. Pura sector of Jammu district in Jammu and Kashmir.

People of Kashmir tired of terrorism: Army chief

People in Jammu and Kashmir are tired of terrorism as they have realised it cannot give them what they want, Army chief Bipin Rawat said on Wednesday.

Research project to identify Punjab children falling prey to drugs, being exploited for sex

LUDHIANA: The menance of drugs in Punjab is acquring alarming dimensions with no help seems coming from the Punajb Government led by Capt Amarinder Singh. Not only youth but children aare also falling prey to the drug abuse.

NIA to file chargesheet against Kashmiri separatist leaders on Thursday

A chargesheet against seven Kashmiri separatists and a businessman in a case of funding terror in the Kashmir Valley will be filed by the NIA on Thursday, the day their judicial custody ends, officials said.

After a decade, 26/11 survivor Moshe comes to Mumbai

Almost a decade after he narrowly survived the November 26, 2008 Mumbai terror attacks, Moshe Holtzberg arrived in Mumbai on a cool Tuesday morning.

Nawaz Sharif appears before accountability court for 13th time

 A hearing of corruption references against former Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his daughter and son-in-law, is underway in an accountability court in Islamabad, media reports said.

Indian Army chief's comments will hurt peace: China

China on Monday expressed anger over Indian Army chief Bipin Rawat's recent remarks, saying such "unconstructive" comments defy the consensus to maintain peace and would rather hurt it.

Five Jaish militants killed on LoC in Kashmir

 Five militants from Jaish-e-Mohammed's suicide squad were killed on Monday near the Line of Control (LoC) in a joint operation by Jammu and Kashmir Police, army and paramilitary forces, officials said.

Pakistani Taliban claims Bhutto's assassination in new book

ISLAMABAD: The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has for the first time claimed responsibility for the assassination of former Pakistani Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto in a new book in written by Taliban leader Abu Mansoor Asim Mufti Noor Wali.

Will scale up operations if Pakistan keeps backing terror: Army chief

NEW DELHI: In a strong message to Pakistan, Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday said India will scale up "action" if Islamabad continues supporting terror and infiltration of militants.

Reject 'Hindutva' that is causing violence: Nayantara Sahgal

KOLKATA: Describing the current political situation as "not conducive for anybody", veteran writer Nayantara Sahgal has called for rejecting the idea of "Hindutva" which is "creating violence" and has "nothing to do with Hinduism".

BSF shot dead Pak intruder

AMRITSAR: Border Security Force (BSF) shot dead Pakistani intruder (aged around 30) at Indo-Pak Border Post Kakar when the Pakistani national crossed over to Indian territory and refused to surrender.

Hunt on for serial killer who raped, murdered minor in Pakistan

Pakistan police on Friday continued its hunt for a serial killer who they say raped and murdered a seven-year-old girl in the Kasur city of Punjab province.

NIA to file chargesheet in Kashmir terror funding next week

The NIA on Friday told a court here that it will file next week a chargesheet in the case of terror funding in the Kashmir Valley as a court extended till January 18 the judicial custody of seven Kashmiri separatists and a businessman.

Indian, Pakistan troops clash on LoC

 Indian and Pakistani troops on Friday traded heavy gun and mortar fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district.

Dalits are replying to attacks, says Minister

Union Minister of State Ramdas Athawale on Thursday said Dalits were replying to attacks on them.