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Kashmir : Three security men killed in Pulwama terror attack

Kashmir : Three security men killed in Pulwama terror attack

An official at the police control room in Pulwama said all top police officers have reached the site of the gun battle and further details were awaited. Three militants were said to be involved in the attack and had been localized into two blocks. The attack took place around 4:30 a.m. "Police and 182th battalion of CRPF are on the job to eliminate the ultras", said Yadav.


Ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra Flees Thailand Ahead of Verdict

Ex-PM Yingluck Shinawatra Flees Thailand Ahead of Verdict

When she failed to appear in court, an arrest warrant was issued and her bail was confiscated. Nearly a decade ago, Thaksin himself fled Thailand to avoid a jail sentence for corruption. Her plan, back then, had been to give a degree of financial security to poor rural farmers, by at least providing them with the minimum wage. "Nether the Shinawatra family nor the Pheu Thai Party have made any official statements on the issue", the source said, adding that Dubai was "the most logical guess" ...


Lalu terms Bihar flood as 'man-made' deluge

Lalu terms Bihar flood as 'man-made' deluge

Earlier, Nitish Kumar had also conducted an aerial survey of the regions affected by the floods. Today's developments have led to calls for the resignation of Hayarna's BJP Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar with sources telling India Today that the Centre was displeased with how Khattar handled the lead-up to today's court date.


My money won't go to the border wall

My money won't go to the border wall

The bill must be signed by Trump by September 30 or the government will be forced to close down. But Republicans will need the support of Democrats to secure funding for the wall in a Government spending bill, which they are unlikely to get, reports said.


Population of Pakistan soars to 207 million with 2.4% annual growth

Population of Pakistan soars to 207 million with 2.4% annual growth

The sixth population census in Pakistan, conducted by the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) earlier this year after a gap of almost two decades, reveals an acceleration in the population growth rate of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), Balochistan and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), even as growth in Punjab and Sindh has slowed compared to previous results.


Briton charged with terrorism offences in Turkey

Briton charged with terrorism offences in Turkey

Gabriel said, "as a country we can not tell people what to do" but warned about the risks of arrest in Turkey. 'It is absolute nonsense. Aaron Stein, a senior fellow at the Atlantic Council, told Business Insider that Mattis will probably tell Ankara that United States support for the YPG is merely "tactical" and that Washington DC "will try to mitigate [their] security concerns" by helping take out PKK leaders.