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NIA team arrives to investigate funds for separatists from Pak

NIA team arrives to investigate funds for separatists from Pak

Srinagar, May 19 (UNI) The National Investigation Agency (NIA) arrived here today after a case was registered against some separatist leaders for receiving funds from Pakistan for subversive activities in the Kashmir Valley. The NIA team landed in Srinagar, where Defence Minister Arun Jaitley earlier during the day commenting on the alleged admission by some separatist leaders that they were receiving money from Pakistan, said, “I am sure the concerned agency will take whatever action has to be taken in this matter." Official sources said the team has arrived here to question separatist leaders, including chairman of hardline HC chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani, presently under house arrest for the past one year; separatist leader Nayeem Ahmad Khan and Farooq Ahmad Dar alias Bita Karatee; besides another Tehreek-e-Hurriyat leader. The NIA has registered cases against them for receiving money from Lashker-e-Toiba (LeT), and other Pakistan-based groups for paying to the stone-pelters and others indulging in violence. The incidents of militant activities, stone-pelting and protests have witnessed sudden surge in the Kashmir Valley, where over 50 youths have joined militancy during the past few months. UNI ABS SNU 2154

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Nepali PM's India visit gets deserved importance in dailies

Nepali PM's India visit gets deserved importance in dailies

Kathmandu, Aug 24 (UNI) Op-ed pages of broadsheet dailies here today gave deserved importance to Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba’s visit to New Delhi.

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24 Aug 2017 | 12:26 PM
Right to privacy is Fundamental Right: SC

Right to privacy is Fundamental Right: SC

New Delhi, Aug 24 (UNI) In a landmark judgement, the nine-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court today held that right to privacy was a Fundamental Right.

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24 Aug 2017 | 12:08 PM
Militant hideout busted, arms, ammunition recovered in Kashmir

Militant hideout busted, arms, ammunition recovered in Kashmir

Srinagar, Aug 24 (UNI) Security forces today unearthed a militant hideout and recovered arms and ammunition in north Kashmir district of Bandipora, official sources said here.

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24 Aug 2017 | 11:48 AM
PRTC employees launch strike in Pondy

PRTC employees launch strike in Pondy

Puducherry, Aug 24 (UNI) Puducherry Road Transport Corporation (PRTC) bus operations came to a standstill as the crew resorted to a flash strike today to press their demands.

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24 Aug 2017 | 10:16 AM
China tells US that Pakistan's security concerns must be respected

China tells US that Pakistan's security concerns must be respected

BEIJING, Aug 24 (Reuters) The United States must value Pakistan's role in Afghanistan and respect its security concerns, China's top diplomat Yang Jiechi told US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in a phone call, according to Chinese state media.

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24 Aug 2017 | 9:32 AM
Firefighters battle blaze at store in east London

Firefighters battle blaze at store in east London

LONDON, Aug 24 (Reuters) The London Fire Brigade said on Wednesday that 15 fire engines and 97 firefighters and officers were tackling a huge blaze in a discount store in the east of the city.

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24 Aug 2017 | 8:58 AM
Civilians under greater threat as Raqqa fight intensifies: Amnesty

Civilians under greater threat as Raqqa fight intensifies: Amnesty

BEIRUT, Aug 24 (Reuters) Amnesty International said on Thursday a US.-led coalition campaign to oust Islamic State from Syria's Raqqa had killed hundreds of civilians, and those remaining face greater risk as the fight intensifies in its final stages.

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24 Aug 2017 | 9:07 AM
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