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Lashkar raising Islamist brigades for Iraq
NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD, JUNE 12. Less than three months after The Hindu broke the news of the detention of a top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander in Iraq, information is emerging that the Pakistan-based terrorist organisation may have set up a ...

SP challenges Congress
NEW DELHI, JUNE 12. The Samajwadi Party today challenged the Congress to bring down the Government led by it in Uttar Pradesh. While pointing out the "inability" of the Congress to do anything against the State Government, the party leaders, Ram ...

No question of sending troops: Natwar
WASHINGTON, JUNE 12. The External Affairs Minister, Natwar Singh, has said that the question of sending Indian troops to Iraq "does not arise," that the Government's position on the issue is based on the national consensus reflected in the ...

Four killed in grenade attack
SRINAGAR, JUNE 12.Militants armed with grenades attacked a hotel in the Pahalgam hill resort today killing four persons and injuring 21. The Al-Nasreen militant outfit has claimed responsibility for the attack saying it was carried out to warn ...

Committee to make 'quick review' of history textbooks
NEW DELHI, JUNE 12.The Union Human Resource Development (HRD) Ministry today decided not to withdraw the history textbooks of the National Council of Educational Research and Training (NCERT) as of now and has, instead, set up a three-member ...

Iraqi Minister shot dead
BAGHDAD, JUNE 12.Assailants killed an Iraqi Deputy Foreign Minister today in an ambush as he was travelling to his Baghdad office, the Foreign Ministry said. Gunmen shot Bassam Salih Kubba in Azimiyah district, a Sunni Muslim neighbourhood where ...

SP fields Jaya Bachchan
NEW DELHI, JUNE 12.The Samajwadi Party today nominated actress Jaya Bachchan as its Rajya Sabha candidate from Uttar Pradesh. The party general secretary, Amar Singh, and the Parliamentary Party leader, Ram Gopal Yadav, announced the names of ...

Maoists abduct 150 students
KATHMANDU, JUNE 12.Suspected Maoist rebels have abducted over 150 students from six schools in Udayapur district in Nepal, according to the media reports today. A daily reported today that the students, studying in lower secondary and ...

Indian deported
MUMBAI, JUNE 12.An Indian businessman arrested in Dubai for allegedly trying to sell Indian nuclear programme was deported to Mumabi tonight. Police sources said Akhtar Hussein Qutbuddin Ahmed was arrested by the Dubai police for allegedly ...

American killed
RIYADH, JUNE 12.An American was shot and killed today in Riyadh, the Saudi capital, chief of the Riyadh police said. ``A resident holding the American nationality was shot in Malaz area and this led to his death,'' the police chief said. ...

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