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J&K: Sopore Sarpanch shot dead by Militants

Sopore, Dec 20: A village sarpanch was shot dead by suspected militants in Sopore town of Jammu and Kashmirs Baramulla district on Saturday.

The sarpanch, Ghulam Mohammad Bhat, was shot dead when polling was on for the fifth and final phase of assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

In Jammu and Kashmir, the voting is taking place for 20 assembly seats in border districts of Jammu, Kathua and Rajouri. There are 213 candidates in the fray in this phase.

Lynching case: SC to hear contempt plea on August 20

New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on August 20 hear a plea seeking contempt action against three states- Rajasthan, Haryana and Uttar Pradesh governme...

Aircel Maxis case: Chidambaram given interim protection till Aug 7

New Delhi : A Delhi Court on Monday granted interim protection from arrest to P Chidambaram till August 7, in the Aircel Maxis case.Former finance min...

1 dead in shooting at Nevada church, suspect arrested

Fallon : The Nevada Police arrested a suspect for shooting at a Mormon church in Fallon, which left one dead and one wounded.A spokeswoman for the Cit...

PM Modi to start his Rwanda visit today

New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in Rwanda on Monday as part of his five-day, three-nation tour to African countries.The Prime Min...