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Three LeT militants killed in Handwara in north KashmirThe operation was going on when reports last came in.

Three LeT militants killed in Handwara in north Kashmir

21 Nov 2017 | 9:56 AM

SRINAGAR: Three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunbattle with security forces in Handwara area of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Tribune News Service

Srinagar, November 21

Three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunbattle with security forces in Handwara area of Jammu and Kashmir.

Security forces launched a search operation at Magam in Handwara area of Kupwara District in north Kashmir following information about presence of militants there, a police official said.

He said three Lashkar militants have been killed.

The operation was going on when reports last came in. —with PTI inputs 

India's nominee Bhandari re-elected to ICJ after UK pullout

India's nominee Bhandari re-elected to ICJ after UK pullout

21 Nov 2017 | 9:56 AM

UNITED NATIONS: Judge Dalveer Bhandari was re-elected to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Tuesday as the General Assembly rallied behind him in a show of strength that made Britain bow to the majority and withdraw its candidate Christopher Greenwood.

'Special Terrorist Zones' for LeT, JeM must end: India

'Special Terrorist Zones' for LeT, JeM must end: India

21 Nov 2017 | 9:13 AM

UNITED NATIONS: Declaring that Afghanistan's stability and security was tied to that of the entire region, India has demanded an end to the "Special Terrorist Zones" in Pakistan where militant outfits, the Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) and Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) are protected.

Ludhiana factory collapse toll rises to 11; rescue operation on

Ludhiana factory collapse toll rises to 11; rescue operation on

21 Nov 2017 | 11:18 AM

LUDHIANA: The death toll in the building collapse of a plastic factory in Ludhiana, in Punjab, has risen to 11, an official said here on Tuesday. The building had collapsed on Monday.

IAS officer arrested in Rajasthan for rape

IAS officer arrested in Rajasthan for rape

21 Nov 2017 | 11:23 AM

JAIPUR: Senior IAS officer BB Mohanty accused of raping a 23-year-old woman was arrested here, a police officer said on Tuesday.

Four killed, four injured in road accident in Yamunanagar

Four killed, four injured in road accident in Yamunanagar

21 Nov 2017 | 10:23 AM

YAMUNANAGAR: Four people were killed and four others were injured when their car was hit by a truck near Harnauli village on Jagadhri-Bilaspur road on Tuesday morning.

Hospital charges Rs 16 lakh for 15-day dengue treatment; child dies

Hospital charges Rs 16 lakh for 15-day dengue treatment; child dies

21 Nov 2017 | 11:17 AM

NEW DELHI: A Gurugram hospital charged a family of a seven-year-old dengue patient, who later died, Rs 16 lakh for 15 days treatment in ICU.

Never misused position or ran away with anyone's money like Mallya: Vadra

Never misused position or ran away with anyone's money like Mallya: Vadra

21 Nov 2017 | 10:05 AM

NEW DELHI: Congress chief Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra on Tuesday cried foul after liquor baron Vijay Mallya drew parallels citing both of them were victims of political vendetta.

Indian-origin AIDS researcher appointed UNAIDS spl ambassador

Indian-origin AIDS researcher appointed UNAIDS spl ambassador

21 Nov 2017 | 9:07 AM

JOHANNESBURG: Acclaimed South African Indian-origin AIDS researcher Professor Quarraisha Abdool Karim has been appointed as a UNAIDS Special Ambassador for Adolescents and HIV.

Mallya extradition trial for 8 days from Dec 4

Mallya extradition trial for 8 days from Dec 4

21 Nov 2017 | 2:21 AM

LONDON:A defiant Vijay Mallya, wanted in India for bank loan defaults amounting to nearly Rs 9,000 crore, today appeared before a local court in London for his pre-trial hearing where the liquor baron’s extradition hearing was confirmed for eight days starting December 4.

R’sthan, MP, Punjab, K’taka CMs stoke fire‘Padmavati’

R’sthan, MP, Punjab, K’taka CMs stoke fire

21 Nov 2017 | 2:21 AM

NEW DELHI: Everyone loves a good controversy, it seems. And, political parties are reacting to Hindi film ‘Padmavati’ as per respective needs.

Mamata’s comment touches raw nerve

Mamata’s comment touches raw nerve

21 Nov 2017 | 2:21 AM

KOLKATA:West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee seems to have touched some raw nerves in her state by tweeting in favour of movie ‘Padmavati’.


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Decks cleared for handover

Decks cleared for handover

21 Nov 2017 | 9:14 AM

NEW DELHI:The Congress today kickstarted the process to elect its next president, paving the way for the long-awaited generational shift in the party.

CITY FOCUS

Victim yet to inform parents, worried about their health

Victim yet to inform parents, worried about their health

21 Nov 2017 | 2:25 AM

CHANDIGARH: The 22-year-old gang rape victim is yet to inform her parents about the incident. The victim recorded her statement under Section 164 of the CrPC in the court today. She was accompanied by two male friends there, but no family members.

NoTehal Singh Sekhon (left) after filing a complaint against the police to AS Rai, IGP, in Patiala on Monday. Tribune photo: Rajesh Sachar

Mining GM writes to Secy: ‘Govt must protect officers’

21 Nov 2017 | 2:19 AM

PATIALA: A day after General Manager, Mining, Tehal Singh Sekhon was allegedly kept in illegal custody and beaten up inside a police station after he checked a truck involved in illegal mining, he has written to the Industries and Commerce secretary demanding action against the SHO.

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6 die, ‘20 trapped’ in Ludhiana

21 Nov 2017 | 10:41 AM

LUDHIANA:Six persons were killed and two injured when a five-storeyed building collapsed following a major fire at a plastic manufacturing and chemical factory at Mustaq Ganj, near Cheema Chowk, here today.

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Lone lab takes 3 yrs to examine viscera

21 Nov 2017 | 2:19 AM

CHANDIGARH: A huge backlog of viscera samples has pushed the waiting period for its analysis at the state’s only chemical laboratory to three years.

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Amid uproar, old Dyal college files scoured

21 Nov 2017 | 12:56 AM

KARNAL:Amid uproar over the renaming of Dyal Singh Evening College, Delhi, as Vande Mataram Mahavidyalaya, old files dating back to the time of handing over of the college to the government are reportedly being reviewed by the authorities in a bid to explore options to retain the college name.

Ex-SP’s remand extended by a day

Ex-SP’s remand extended by a day

21 Nov 2017 | 12:45 AM

SHIMLA: The designated CBI court today extended the police custody of Shimla former SP DW Negi, who was arrested in the custodial death case on November 16, by a day and fixed the hearing on the plea of the CBI for its further extension for tomorrow.

Work on Namami Gange project set to pick pace

Work on Namami Gange project set to pick pace

21 Nov 2017 | 12:35 AM

DEHRADUN: The work on Namami Gange is expected to pick up pace with the awarding of works by Peyjal Nigam, the government agency, for the construction of STPs and other construction works.

Merkel fourth term in doubt as German coalition talks fail

Merkel fourth term in doubt as German coalition talks fail

21 Nov 2017 | 1:01 AM

BERLIN:Efforts to form a three-way coalition government have failed, Chancellor Angela Merkel said today, pitching Germany into its worse political crisis for decades, raising the prospect of fresh elections and casting doubt over her future.

Key Indian equity indices trade higher during early session

21 Nov 2017 | 9:55 AM

MUMBAI: The key Indian equity market indices opened in the green on Tuesday following global cues. The 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex) was trading 116.34 points or 0.35 per cent higher during the early session.

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Denied by fading daylight

21 Nov 2017 | 1:56 AM

KOLKATA: Sri Lanka survived a horrible scare to secure a nervy draw on the fifth day of the first Test. The match ended in a thrilling climax in the evening gloom of an early eastern sunset. It was an unexpectedly exciting end because some 200 overs were lost in the match to rain or bad light.

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Bolt bringing Aussies up to speed ahead of the Ashes

21 Nov 2017 | 1:53 AM

SYDNEY:Australia’s cricketers have called on retired sprint king Usain Bolt to boost their running between the wickets during the Ashes Test series against England.

Dhawan, Bhuvi released , Shankar gets maiden call-up

21 Nov 2017 | 1:53 AM

NEW DELHI:Rookie Tamil Nadu all-rounder Vijay Shankar has been drafted in the Indian squad for the second Test against Sri Lanka, while Bhuvneshar Kumar and Shikhar Dhawan were released.

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