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4 hrs ago | Hindustan Times

Amit Shah brushes aside bypoll setback

"Our opponents have grown wings after the by-election results," BJP President Amit Shah mocked as the crowd of 20,000 rose to its feet in applause. Making his first public statement following the bypoll debacle, Shah told cheering party workers in Gorta village on Wednesday that the BJP will sweep the assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana and form a majority government.

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6 hrs ago | Express India

Emirates takes passenger chunk from non-metro Indian cities

The airline's load factors on the India routes ranged from 91 per cent in Hyderabad, 90 per cent from Chennai, Kochi and Kozhikode to the lowest of 79 per cent from Kolkata and Delhi at 87 per cent. Often called an Indian airline, Dubai-based Emirates picks up a large chunk of the almost five million passengers it flies annually from non-metro Indian cities, recording load factors as high as over 90 per cent.

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7 hrs ago | Express India

BJP's Amit Shah slams Jawaharlal Nehru, praises Sardar Patel over Kashmir

Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah today said Pakistan would not have been holding a part of Kashmir and Article 370 would not have existed had Sardar Vallabhai Patel, instead of Jawharlal Nehru, handled the Kashmir issue. "....even today a big part of Kashmir is under Pakistan.

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Tue Sep 16, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

A home full of rarities

While Italian and South East Asian home dcor items may have their allure, several city-based brands and portals are now working with traditional artisans to offer bespoke heritage artefacts, artworks and textiles with a modern touch, for the discerning buyer, as Soma Das finds out While avant garde furniture and decor has become ubiquitous in many homes, there are patrons who prefer to splurge on Indian heritage dcor as well. To cater to this demand, several brands offer bespoke heritage items, including tribal artworks, handmade textiles and artefacts inspired by royalty.

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Mon Sep 15, 2014

The Nation

Police Station burning case: Eleven PAT workers sent to jail

For news details visit : http://nation.com.pk/national/15-Sep-2014/police-station-burning-case-eleven-pat-workers-sent-to-jail For news details Read on : Police Station burning case: Eleven PAT workers sent to jail Hyderabad Town- Eleven workers of Pakistan Awami Tehreek on suspicion of burning Police Station of Quaidabad and resistance against Police arrest have been sent to jail. The accused workers of PAT were sent to jail after appearing before Anti Terrorism Court of Sargodha.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

Pakistan Christian Post

National Assembly fails to enact legislation on protection of minorities

Hyderabad, Pakistan: September 14, 2014. South Asia Partnership Pakistan Sindh conducted Roundtable Meeting with Media on Saturday at a Hotel in Karachi under Project of Rights of Expression, Association, Assembly and thoughts.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

The Nation

Mega projects for Sindh okayed

The 12th Public-Private Partnership Policy Board in its meeting made historical decisions about the mega development projects to be implemented under the PPP mode of investment in transport, health, livestock communication and social development sectors. The meeting was held under the chairmanship of Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah at the CM House here on Thursday.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Outlook

An aerial view showing buildings partially submerged in Srinagar.

Paola Braut, of Belgium, cries over a photograph of her son Patrice along the edge of the North Pool during memorial observances on the 13th anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks on the World Trade Center in New York.

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The Indian Express

Former Gujarat top cop Vanzara gets bail in Sohrabuddin case

The Bombay High Court on Thursday granted bail to former IPS officer of Gujarat D G Vanzara, in jail for over seven years, in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case. Vanzara, a Deputy Inspector General-rank officer, was arrested on April 24, 2007, along with two other IPS officers Rajkumar Pandian and Dinesh M N, in connection with the alleged staged encounter killing of gangster Sohrabuddin Sheikh, who was claimed to have links to Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba.

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Sohrabuddin Encounter: Ex-Gujarat Cop Vazara Gets Bail

The Bombay High Court today granted bail to former IPS officer of Gujarat D G Vanzara, in jail for over seven years, in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh fake encounter case. Vanzara, a Deputy Inspector General-rank officer, was arrested on April 24, 2007, along with two other IPS officers Rajkumar Pandian and Dinesh M N, in connection with the alleged staged encounter killing of gangster Sohrabuddin Sheikh, who was claimed to have links to Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Daily Times

Administration in six divisions, 13 districts asked to stay alert : September 10, 2014,

KARACHI: On basis of a warning issued by the Flood Forecasting Division of Pakistan Meteorological Department the Sindh government has ordered the administration in six divisions and 13 districts to stay alert for a safe evacuation of the population living in the Kacha area and in close proximity of the River Indus. The flood forecasting division on basis of existing conditions of the Indus reported a passage of high to very high flood levels at Guddu and Sukkur in a few days.

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Mon Sep 08, 2014

The Times of India

Pak Sikhs threaten nationwide protest against killings

Pakistani Sikhs protest near the country's parliament in Islamabad against attacks on gurdwaras, on May 23, 2014. ISLAMABAD: Sikhs in Pakistan have held a protest march and threatened to launch a countrywide agitation if the government fails to provide security to them following targeted killings of members of the minority community in recent weeks.

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Sun Sep 07, 2014

Hindustan Times

ChicagoDelhi Air India flight diverted to Toronto

An Air India Chicago-Delhi flight, carrying 342 passengers, was diverted to Toronto this morning after the pilot suspected oil leakage in one of its engines, officials said. After flying for two and a half hours from Chicago, the AI 126 Chicago-Delhi-Hyderabad flight turned to Toronto Pearson Airport, airline officials said here.

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Sat Sep 06, 2014

The Times of India

IM operative behind 2010 Jama Masjid attack held

The special cell of Delhi Police had been tipped off and a team was laying in wait at night when Shaikh walked right in. mystery man who facilitated almost all major blasts in the country in the past few years and sent chilling emails claiming responsibility, landed in police net on Friday in READ ALSO: IM's mystery man a smart techie, hide his ID from aides The special cell of Delhi Police had been tipped off and a team was laying in wait at night when Shaikh walked right in.

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The Times of India

India gears up for Indian Ocean-wide mock tsunami drill

India, along with 23 other countries, is participating in a major Indian Ocean-wide mock tsunami drill on September 9 and 10. HYDERABAD: India, along with 23 other countries, is participating in a major Indian Ocean-wide mock tsunami drill on September 9 and 10 that is aimed at testing the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System . The drill, organized under the auspices of UNESCO's Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission, is expected to increase preparedness, evaluate response capabilities in each country and improve coordination throughout the region, an official statement here said.

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Fri Sep 05, 2014

Foreign Policy

IAF Chief responds to Al Qaeda threat; Rain Claims Dozens of Lives in ...

Indian Air Force Chief Arup Raha said that India was ready to tackle outfits like al Qaeda while talking to reporters on Friday . Attending a seminar on the role of the Indian Air Force in the 1965 war with Pakistan, Raha said: "There is a threat perception from such agencies but the nation is prepared for it" .

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Daily Times

KBD will not be built against will of Sindh'

HYDERABAD: Water and Power Development Authority Chairman Zafar Ahmed has maintained that implementation of the Constitution and 1991 Water Accord is necessary for the integrity and solidarity of the country and Kalabagh Dam will not be built against the will of the people of Sindh. The Chairman said while briefing the representatives of Sindh Chamber of Agriculture and Sindh Abadgar Board and later talking to media persons here on Thursday.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

Nerve News

11 killed in Pakistan building collapse

At least 11 people, including women and children, were killed Tuesday when a roof of an old building collapsed in Pakistan, a media report said.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Outlook

Maulana Abdul Quavi Says His Arrest Was Politically Motivated

In his first interaction with reporters today after being granted bail by the Gujarat High Court three days ago, Hyderabad-based cleric Maulana Abdul Quavi, who faces charges of allegedly "inciting" Muslim youth to avenge Godhra riots, said that he suspected that his arrest was politically motivated.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

The Times of India

Hyderabad sends more students to US than Delhi, Mumbai

Indian students ponied up more than $5 billion in the 2008-2012 period to study in the US .

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