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Villagers Thrash Indian Lawmaker in South Kashmir

Villagers Thrash Indian Lawmaker in South Kashmir

BY News Desk Government forces Saturday resorted to aerial firing to disperse protesters who roughed up a member of Indian Parliament in Kulgam district of south Kashmir. A senior leader of Peoples Democratic Party and a Rajya Sabha member, Nazir Ahmad Laway was manhandled and one of the vehicles in his cavalcade set ablaze by

Bangladesh Jamaat chief sentenced to death

Dhaka, Oct 29: A special tribunal for war crimes Wednesday sentenced chief of Bangladesh’s Jamaat-e-Islami Matiur Rahman Nizami to death for “the war crimes committed by him during the 1971 independence war against Pakistan”. “He shall be hanged by neck until he is dead,” pronounced the chairman of the three-member panel of judges of Bangladesh’s

Far From Closing, Mollah’s Execution Opens New Bloody Chapter

The death sentence, supposed to close the chapter and heal 42-year-old wounds, has led to a sharp polarisation in the country with opposition claiming that the execution was politically motivated, says Adil Riyaz Bangladesh burns as rampaging activists of Jamat-i-Islami party clash with pro-government activists and police across the length and breadth of the country.