2008, Chandigarh, India
Updated at 3:00 am (IST)
India no threat to Pak: Zardari
Pleads for $100 billion aid; describes Kashmiri militant groups as “terrorists”
President Asif Zardari has said he has no objection to the US-India civil nuclear deal, adding that India has never been a threat to Pakistan.
Assam communal clashes toll mounts to 30 The flare-up has so far rendered over 70,000 homeless from more than
25 villages in two districts
With fresh clashes occurring in different parts of the communal-violence affected districts of Udalguri and Darrang districts of North Assam, the death toll mounted to 30 today even as curfew remained clamped for the third consecutive
A riot victim breaks down while sharing her experience at a relief camp in Udalguri district of Assam on Sunday. — PTI
‘Lal Chowk March’ today Curfew imposed in Kashmir Srinagar, October 5
In a replay of the past practice, the state government, fearing law and order problem, imposed curfew in Srinagar and other major towns in Kashmir this morning to prevent the separatists from organising the Lal Chowk chalo march scheduled for tomorrow.
for ban on Bajrang Dal
New Delhi, October 5
The Bajrang Dal has come under further pressure with the National Commission of Minorities suggesting a ban on it, saying such organisations were responsible for the “breakdown of communal harmony” while seeking a judicial enquiry into the violence against the Christian community in Karnataka.
Chanda Asani from
Mumbai was today awarded the Neerja Bhanot Pan Am 2008 award for
her exemplary courage in overcoming odds.
Chanda Asani receives the Neerja Bhanot Pan AM award from Haryana Governor Dr
at a function at St. Stephen,s School, Sector 45, Chandigarh, on Sunday. The Tribune
Editor-in-Chief H.K. Dua is also seen in the picture. Tribune photo: Parvesh Chauhan
NRI couple nabbed, 3.7 kg heroin seized Air India flight was headed to Toronto via Birmingham
Amritsar, October 5
The Directorate of Revenue Intelligence
(DRI) today nabbed an old NRI couple on board Air India flight 187 to Toronto via Birmingham at the Amritsar airport and seized 3.73 kg heroin from
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