Centre's 'sustained dialogue' offer evokes mixed reactions in Kashmir

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The Centres announcement that it had picked former Intelligence Bureau director Dineshwar Sharma to initiate a "sustained dialogue" to find a solution to Kashmir issue, Monday evoked mixed response among mainstreams while separatists declined to comment on the offer.J&K Chief Minster Mehbooba Muf...

Congress pushed Nehru-Gandhi garbage into minds of people: Assam BJP MP

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The Congress has demanded an apology and the immediate arrest of a BJP MP, who referred to the ideas of "Nehru-Gandhi" as garbage.Two Congress activists received burn injuries today while trying to set on fire an effigy of Jorhat MP Kamakhya Prasad Tasa at Moran in upper Assams Dibrugarh district...

Rakesh Asthana appointed CBI special director

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Gujarat-cadre IPS officer Rakesh Asthana was on Monday appointed the special director of the CBI. Asthana, a 1984-batch IPS officer, had been serving in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as additional director.He is among seven other senior police officers of the 1984 batch promoted on Mo...

Mr Modi, don't demon-etise Tamil pride by interfering in Mersal, says Rahul

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Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Saturday threw his weight behind Vijay-starrer Mersal.The BJP objected to certain critical remarks against GST and demonetisation in the just-released film."Mr Modi, Cinema is a deep expression of Tamil culture and language. Dont try to demon-etise Tamil pr...

Rajasthan govt ordinance seeks to protect judges, public servants from probe

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The Vasundhara Raje government has passed an ordinance which seeks to protect both serving and former judges, magistrates and public servants in Rajasthan from being investigated for on-duty action without its prior sanction. The Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, promulgated on...

Centre's 'sustained dialogue' offer evokes mixed reactions in Kashmir

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The Centres announcement that it had picked former Intelligence Bureau director Dineshwar Sharma to initiate a "sustained dialogue" to find a solution to Kashmir issue, Monday evoked mixed response among mainstreams while separatists declined to comment on the offer.J&K Chief Minster Mehbooba Muf...