Shahid Latif shot dead: 2016 Pathankot attack mastermind Shahid Latif killed in Pakistan mosque | India News

Latif, chief handler of the fidayeen squad that attacked the Pathankot airbase in 2016, was on Tuesday gunned down by unidentified assailants inside a mosque in Sialkot, Pakistan. According to local press, Latif was shot by point blank range by shooters who were aware of the local topography. In a pre-dawn attack on January 2,…

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Bihar Derailment: Passenger train derails in Bihar, several feared injured | India News

NEW DELHI: At least four people are feared dead and several others injured after six coaches of the North East Express derailed in Bihar’s Buxar on Wednesday.The superfast train was going from Delhi’s Anand Vihar Terminal to Assam’s Kamakhya when it derailed around 9:35pm near Raghunathpur station.The rescue teams have been rushed to the site….

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EC shunts several top officials in five poll-bound states for laxity in work | India News

NEW DELHI: The Election Commission on Wednesday transferred several top police and administrative officers in five poll-bound states for laxity in work, news agency PTI reported quoting sources.This comes days after the Election Commission announced the poll schedule for five states -Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Telangana, Chhattisgarh and Mizoram. Assembly elections in Mizoram, Chhattisgarh, MP, Rajasthan…

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Bandipora teacher arrested for ‘tearing’ student’s hijab | India News

SRINAGAR: A government girls’ school teacher in Bandipora district of north Kashmir was arrested on Tuesday following a student’s complaint to police that he had forcibly removed and torn her hijab inside the classroom. She also claimed that the teacher had been consistently targeting and harassing her and other students for wearing headscarves.The girl had…

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Supreme Court dusts out 250 matters for 7- & 9-judge benches | India News

NEW DELHI: Chief Justice D Y Chandrachud has decided to dust out 250 matters, referred to either seven-judge or nine-judge benches and pending for decades, and prepare a schedule of listing of these matters which include the sensitive issue of sub-classification of backwardness of communities within the scheduled caste category for redistribution of the quota.The…

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