Monthly Archives September 2016

Many border residents refuse to leave their homes

Thakur Pur (Gurdaspur), Sep 29 (News India)- As villages in the border states clear out for the fear of a retaliation from Pakistan a day after the Army conducted surgical strikes in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, police in Gurdaspur’s Thakur Pur village have a dilemma. Although the government has ordered villages within 10 km of the India-Pakistan […]

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Chandigarh, Sep 29 (News India)- Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal said here tonight that residents of 987 border villages were being evacuated following India’s surgical strike. These villages include 300 in Ferozepur district, 290 (Gurdaspur), 137 (Amritsar), 135 (Tarn Taran), 60 (Fazilka) and 65 (Pathankot). The evacuees have been shifted to the villages of their […]

Former RJD MP Shahabuddin_

New Delhi, Sep 30 (News India)- The Supreme Court on Friday cancelled the bail granted to gangster-turned RJD leader Mohd Shahabuddin by the Patna High Court and directed the Bihar government to arrest and put him back in jail immediately. A Bench comprising Justices PC Ghose and Amitava Roy set aside the September 7 bail […]