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2 gangsters that planned to attack Salman Khan still at large

2 gangsters that planned to attack Salman Khan still at large

Haryana Police s Special Task Force recently arrested shooter Sampat Nehra, who was assigned to attack and shoot superstar Salman Khan. But now, there are reports that Nehra s allies are still out in the open, and the police have not got hold of them yet. The cops fear that these people can still target Salman, and […]

Indian Army Chief suggests negotiations for peace in occupied Kashmir

Indian Army Chief suggests negotiations for peace in occupied Kashmir

NEW DELHI;Indian Army Chief Bipin Rawat has accepted his defeat in occupied Kashmir during a recent interview with an Indian newspaper. Bipin Rawat said that even the use of power could not stop movement of Kashmiri youth. Indian Army Chief favored the dialogue to break the cycle of recruitments of Kashmiri youth into militant groups. […]

How Afghanistan’s urban gardens are changing women’s lives

How Afghanistan’s urban gardens are changing women’s lives

JALALABAD; It may look like they re just planting and weeding, but for the women tending the public gardens of Jalalabad, the tasks represent far more: the rare chance to work outside the home in one of Afghanistan s most conservative and unstable provinces. A hood and scarf partially hiding their faces, the women working in the […]

Muslims up early for Ramazan saved lives in horrific London tower blaze

Muslims up early for Ramazan saved lives in horrific London tower blaze

By News Desk/AFP Muslims living near and in the London tower which was gutted by a massive fire early Wednesday morning are said to be among heroes who saved lives because they were awake for sehri. Many residents who were sleeping said they didn’t hear alarms as the fire swept through the tower block. They […]

Lives half-lived: The hidden cost of Kashmir conflict

Lives half-lived: The hidden cost of Kashmir conflict

By AFP MUZZAFARABAD:  Muhammad Ashraf’s eyes fill with tears, overwhelmed by grief and joy all at once, as he recounts being reunited with his family 26 years after they were torn apart by militancy in disputed Kashmir. “My son was 12 years old when we separated. Now my grandson is 16,” he told AFP of […]

Kashmiris snub Indian poll, pay with eight lives

Kashmiris snub Indian poll, pay with eight lives

THE NEWSPAPER’S CORRESPONDENT NEW DELHI: India’s vaunted democracy turned into a brutal military operation on Sunday in the disputed region of Jammu and Kashmir, where security forces shot dead at least eight protesters campaigning against a parliamentary by-election they didn’t want. The unusually high number of single-day casualties drew immediate condemnation from Pakistan. Amid the […]

To save lives, WHO wants global focus on catching cancer early

To save lives, WHO wants global focus on catching cancer early

Late diagnosis of cancer leads to millions of people enduring needless suffering and premature death, and efforts to catch the disease earlier must be stepped up, the World Health Organization said on Friday. In a report launched ahead of World Cancer Day on February 4, the WHO said it wanted to improve chances of survival […]

Gas explosion claims 4 lives in Quetta

Gas explosion claims 4 lives in Quetta

QUETTA:  Four people, including three children, died while two were injured when an explosion occurred due to gas leakage in Nawa Killi, Quetta. A few days back a similar incident took place in PWD Colony, Islamabad. At least three people were killed while four others were injured in the gas leakage explosion. The deceased included […]