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Mob Tries To Immolate Mentally Challenged Person As Braid Chopper In Sopore

Srinagar, Oct 20 ——- A mentally challenged person was saved on Friday by police from the hands of a mob that tried to immolate him and run him over with a tractor on suspicion of being a braid chopper in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore. The police received information that a mob had got hold of an

Investigation Into Braid-Chopping Initiated: District Magistrate Shopian

Appeals people not to panic Srinagar, Oct 1 —–Taking cognizance of an incident of braid chopping in the district, the District Magistrate (DM) Shopian, Mohammad Aijaz, has appealed the general public of the district not to panic. In a reply to an incident of hair chopping of Saima Jan of Batpora, the DM has said

Chicken Came Before The Egg Scientifically Proven

The ultimate philosophical and scientific mystery for centuries has now been ‘cracked’. Scientists have claimed to prove that it was indeed the chicken that came first and not the egg.   Researchers have found that the formation of eggshells relies on a protein found only in a chicken’s ovaries. Therefore the age old conundrum of

Opinion

Talaq In India

By: A G Noorani “I HAVE no hesitation in saying that the Privy Council have on several occasions absolutely murdered Hindu law and slaughtered Muhammadan law,” Quaid-i-Azam Mohammad Ali Jinnah told British India’s central legislative assembly in February 1925. Ignorant of Islam, its members relied on English studies of Muslim law. In 1897, it ruled

Faith

Man Kills 6-year-old Daughter After Her Dupatta Slipped From Her Head

In yet another ghastly act from Uttar Pradesh, a Muslim man allegedly beat his 6-year-old daughter to death after her head scarf slipped. The incident took place in Mamaura village in Agra district. According to reports, Zafar alias Chand Miyan was seen thrashing his young daughter so brutally, that the villagers were ‘terrified’ to stop

American Singer Janet Jackson Converts To Islam

Janet Jackson has converted to Islam. The singer has followed in the footsteps of brother Jermaine by becoming a Muslim. The 49-year-old singer – who married Muslim billionaire, Wissam Al Mana, 40, in 2012 – is reportedly taking the religion so seriously that she has even toned down her raunchy costumes and dance moves for her

Life & Style

Hrithik Roshan Breaks Silence On Row With Kangana Ranaut

Mumbai, Oct 5 —- Actor Hrithik Roshan on Thursday broke his silence on the dragging row with actress Kangana Ranaut, questioning how two “high-profile celebrities” could have had a seven-year passionate affair without any evidence. But her sister countered his claim with a photograph. Hrithik, son of veteran actor-filmmaker Rakesh Roshan, said that “just like

Blogs

Blue Whale: Underground, Unknown And Dangerous

New Delhi, Aug 6 ——-Despite demands for a ban on a game that is believed to have pushed a 14-year-old Mumbai boy to suicide, it may not be possible to bar the Blue Whale Challenge, an Internet expert said. The ban issue was recently raised in the Maharashtra assembly and in the Rajya Sabha by

Kashmir

Thousands Attend Funerals Of Hizb Militants In Shopian, Gun Salute Offered

‘Trio was behind militant recruitment, attacks on forces’ Srinagar, October 10 ————— Thousands of people on Tuesday attended the funerals of three militants including top commander of Hizbul Mujahideen in south Kashmir’s Shopian district amid gun-salute and shutdown. Last evening, three militants were killed in an encounter at Kellar area of Shopian district with government

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