India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday March 19, 2013
The DMK said on Tuesday it would reconsider its decision to quit the UPA if the government passed a resolution against Sri Lanka in parliament.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Monday March 18, 2013
Does the March 13 fidayeen (suicide) attack in Bemina in Srinagar, in which five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) men were killed and another seven including civilians injured, come as a surprise? If one were to believe the security agencies, spec...
India News | Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Saturday March 16, 2013
The Jammu and Kashmir Police have claimed that the two Pakistani nationals arrested last night in connection with the fidayeen or suicide attack on the camp of the Central Reserve Police Force or CRPF have revealed the role of Pakistan-based militant...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 15, 2013
Condemning the resolution of the Pakistan National Assembly on the execution of Afzal Guru, Opposition parties today resorted to protests and staged a walkout from the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday March 15, 2013
The Lok Sabha has unanimously adopted a resolution against Pakistan whose parliament last night officially condemned the hanging in Delhi last month of Afzal Guru, who belonged to Kashmir.
India News | Edited by Prasad Sanyal | Friday March 15, 2013
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India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday March 15, 2013
The BJP today in parliament slammed a resolution passed by the Pakistani parliament condemning the hanging in Delhi last month of Afzal Guru. The resolution also demanded the return of Guru's body to his family.
India News | Edited by Shamik Ghosh (with inputs from PTI) | Thursday March 14, 2013
Pakistan's parliament today passed a resolution condemning the hanging of 2001 Parliament Attack convict Afzal Guru and demanded the return of his body to his family.
India News | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt (With inputs from agencies) | Monday March 11, 2013
Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's body will remain in Delhi's Tihar Jail, where he was hanged and buried last month, Home Minister Sushil Kumar Shinde said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 10, 2013
Kashmiri separatist leader Yasin Malik was today detained at the Srinagar Airport soon after his arrival from Delhi and "escorted to his home".
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Saturday March 9, 2013
Normal life today resumed in Kashmir after five days of shutdown, curfew in some parts of the Valley, and clashes that left nearly 200 people injured.
India News | Written by Nazir Masoodi | Friday March 8, 2013
77 police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel were injured during clashes with protesters and stone pelting mobs in Jammu and Kashmir today, a police spokesman said.
Srinagar News | Press Trust of India | Friday March 8, 2013
As the separatists called for large scale protests after Friday prayers, authorities have announced a slew of restrictions on the movement of public and transport in the district from midnight till further orders.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Wednesday March 6, 2013
The Kashmir Valley is on edge after a young man was killed, allegedly by the army, in Baramulla on Tuesday evening. Despite curfew, protesters and security forces clashed in many parts of the Valley again today. The opposition People's Democratic Par...
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi and Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Shamik Ghosh | Wednesday March 6, 2013
Finger-tips of both hands touching, head bowed, an emotional Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah was silent for a full 40 seconds today in the middle of a passionate statement on the death of a 24-year-old man in firing allegedly by securi...
India News | Reported by Nazir Masoodi and Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal; Edited by Sindhu Manjesh | Tuesday March 5, 2013
Finger-tips of both hands touching, head bowed, an emotional Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah was silent for a full 40 seconds today in the middle of a passionate statement on the death of a 24-year-old man in firing by security forces ...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday March 4, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Assembly Speaker Mubarak Gul today allowed discussion on the issue of the return of the body of Parliament attack convict Afzal Guru to his family, even as the House witnessed disruptions over the matter.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Monday March 4, 2013
The top-secret operation by the central government to hang and bury Afzal Guru is being dissected by political parties in his home state today. The fact that Guru's body has not been returned to his family nearly a month after he was executed in Delh...
India News | Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal | Sunday March 3, 2013
The Jammu and Kashmir Assembly will on Monday discuss the execution of Afzal Guru and his family's demand for return of his body. Assembly Speaker Mubarak Gul has accepted the adjournment motions moved by the ruling National Conference and the opposi...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Friday March 1, 2013
The Jammu and Kashmir assembly was adjourned on Friday after uproarious scenes over the opposition Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) demand to discuss parliament attack convict Afzal Guru's hanging.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday February 26, 2013
Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Tuesday said he wrote a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and also met him to request the return of Afzal Guru's body. He, however, said that he did not make this public as he wanted to avoid "p...
India News | NDTV.com | Tuesday February 26, 2013
Afzal Guru letter: Afzal Guru had allegedly sent a letter to the editor of an Urdu newspaper in Kashmir in 2008 defending the Parliament attack. Below are the highlights of the letter, translated into English.
India News | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Tuesday February 26, 2013
Afzal Guru letter: In a letter purportedly written by Afzal Guru in 2008, the Parliament attack convict had reportedly justified the 2001 terror strike and had said that he "was not ashamed" of his role. The letter, written to the editor of Urdu week...
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday February 22, 2013
The family of Afzal Guru, who was hanged two weeks ago at Tihar jail, has not yet approached the prison authorities to pray at his grave though the government has made the offer for his close relatives.