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Pathankot probe team to visit India soon: Pakistan

Pathankot probe team to visit India soon: Pakistan

Pakistan on Thursday said a team of special investigators probing the terror attack on the Pathankot airbase will visit India soon to collect evidence. “The special investigation team will shortly visit India to collect evidence on the airbase attack,” Pakistan Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said. He, however did not give any date for the

SAC reshuffles administration

The State Advisory Council (SAC) which met here today under the chairmanship of Governor, Mr N N Vohra approved following transfers and postings in the civil administration: Dr Arun Kumar, IAS:79, Vice-Chairman and DG, IMPA shall hold the charge of the post of Chairman, J&K Special Tribunal, in addition to his own duties, till further

I am not a terrorist: Sanjay Dutt

Bollywood actor Sanjay Dutt, who was convicted under the Arms Act for illegal possession of an AK-56 rifle, is a free man today. Dutt, who was released from Yerwada Jail this morning, got a humongous welcome at Mumbai Airport and even at his residence where fans had gathered in huge numbers to catch a glimpse

Pakistan get government nod to play World T20 in India

Feb 25: The Pakistan government on Thursday gave permission to the country’s cricket team to participate in the World Twenty20 championship which is scheduled to start in India next month. “I am pleased that the government has given its consent for our team to visit India,” PCB chairman Shaharyar Khan, who is currently in Dhaka

445 Indians lodged in Pak jails: Govt

Feb 25: A total of 445 Indians, most of them fishermen, are currently lodged in jails in Pakistan, the Rajya Sabha was informed today. In addition, 74 missing defence personnel, including 54 prisoners of war, are believed to be in Pakistani jails since 1971, Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said, in written

KU postpones exams scheduled on February 27

Feb 25: All Kashmir University examinations, including the Entrance Examination, scheduled to be held on Saturday, February 27, are postponed, said a spokesman. The postponed entrance examination of February 27, 2016 shall be held on March 2nd, 2016 (Wednesday). The time and venue shall remain unchanged. The fresh dates for other deferred examinations, other than PG

Rail budget caters to all setions: PM

Feb 25: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Rail Budget, which proposes no fare hike, caters to all sections of the society and showcases a vision to reorganise and rejuvenate the national transporter with the aim of providing trains with higher speed and safety. Hailing the Rail Budget 2016-16 as “passenger-centric” as it entails no