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Lok Sabha adjourned twice

New Delhi : The Lok Sabha was adjourned twice Tuesday following protests by the opposition over controversial comments made by Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.

The house met at 11 a.m. but was soon adjourned till 11.30 a.m. and then till 11.45 a.m. during the question hour as the opposition leaders demanded an answer from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sayeed's statement giving credit to militants and Pakistan for the smooth conduct of assembly elections in the state.

For special treatment, go to Pakistan: Shiv Sena tells Muslims

Mumbai : "If the Muslim community in India want any special treatment as Muslims, they should go to Pakistan," the Shiv Sena warned here Tuesday.

"If they (Muslims) want anything from this country, they must first accept India as their motherland and proclaim 'Vande Mataram'. They cannot demand freedom and yet continue to cling to their religion," the party said in a sharp edit in 'Saamana' on Tuesday.

Javed Habib: A Character of Greek Tragedy

By Urdu Media Monitor,

جاوید حبیب : ہجوم سے تنہائی تک

Javed Habib: Hujoom se Tanhai Tak

Compiled by: Masoom Moradabadi

Reviewed by: M Ghazali Khan

Published by: Khabardar Publications, Z-103 Taj Enclave, Gita Colony, Delhi 110031, Email, Mobile: 09810780563

If you were asked to name a personality who studied at AMU, was a selfless activist, fearless and gifted orator as well a writer, launched a newspaper but had to stop it, lived an austere saintly life and could not earn even as much as to be able to buy a basic four wall residence, you would be excused to think of Maulana Muhammad Ali Jauhar or may be Maulana Hasrat Mohani.

जर्मन बेकरी धमाका : सवालों के घेरे में न्यायपालिका व जांच एजेंसियां

[किस तरह जांच एजेंसियों ने बेबुनियाद तथ्यों और गवाहों की आड़ में भारतीय न्यायिक प्रक्रिया को खेल का विषय बना दिया?]

By अबू बकर सब्बाक़ सुबहानी (एपीसीआर),

साल 2010, तारीख 13 फरवरी : पुणे एक बड़े बम धमाके का निशाना बना. यह धमाका कोरेगांव पार्क स्थित जर्मन बेकरी नामक रेस्तरां में हुआ था. इस दुर्घटना में 17 लोग मारे गए और 58 लोग घायल हुए थे. जांच की जि़म्मेदारी से एटीएस को सौंप दी गई. एटीएस ने 7 सितम्बर को पुणे रेलवे स्टेशन से हिमायत बेग की गिरफ़्तारी दिखाई. यूएपीए कानून के तहत हिमायत बेग को एक माह की रिमांड पर एटीएस को दे दिया गया. एटीएस ने 4 दिसम्बर 2010 को हिमायत बेग के खिलाफ़ पुणे सेशन कोर्ट में चार्जशीट दाखिल कर दी. इसके उलट हिमायत बेग के अनुसार उसकी गिरफ़्तारी 18 अगस्त 2010 को उदगीर से हुई और उसे 20 दिनों तक गैरकानूनी हिरासत में टार्चर किया गया.

Dam-displaced tribal students of Narmada Jeevanshalas celebrated Balmela with gusto

By TCN News,

Gopalpur (district Nandurbar, Maharashtra): Around 600 tribal children and students (studying at primary level) from nine Narmada Jeevanshalas participated in the 16th annual Balmela (Children’s fair) – from February 12 to 15 – here with gusto and renewed enthusiasm.

Mufti’s remarks draws wide spread criticism; its partner in govt BJP dissociates from his remark

By Staff Correspondent,

Srinagar/New Delhi: New Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed’s statement – in which he credited Pakistan, Hurriyat and militants for providing conducive atmosphere for elections in the state – has drawn wide spread criticism from across the parties on Monday.

CPM activist murdered by alleged RSS workers in Kerala

By TCN News,

Kozhikode: In yet another political murder incident in Thrissur district of Kerala, a CPM worker was hacked to death by the alleged RSS activists on Sunday night.

The deceased has been identified as Mathilakath Shihab. He was member of the CPM Thirunelloor branch committee.

Two each from PDP, BJP and NC win Kashmir council polls

Jammu : Two candidates each from the regional National Conference, the PDP and the BJP on Monday won the legislative council elections in Jammu and Kashmir.

Voting was held in Jammu on Monday.

According to a statement issued by the returning officer for the election, Sajad Ahmed Kitchloo and Qaiser Jameshed Lone from the National Conference, Surinder Choudhary and Javed Ahmed Mirchal from the Peoples Democratic Party, and S. Charanjit Singh Khalsa and Vibodh Gupta from the Bharatiya Janata Party were elected.

Peace activists honoured at Aaina’s anniversary function

By TCN News

Guwahati: Syed Abdul Malik, one of the greatest litterateurs of Assam, and Mohammad Taher, eminent academician who passed away recently, both posthumous, were among the seven personalities from the state honoured for their unstinted work for promotion of peace, brotherhood and understanding among people.

Court defers hearing in case against Irom Sharmila

New Delhi : A Delhi court on Monday posted for June 5 the hearing in a case against Manipur activist Irom Sharmila for attempting suicide during her fast-unto-death here in 2006.

Metropolitan Magistrate Akash Jain, who was scheduled to record the statements of prosecution witnesses in the case on Monday, deferred the matter as Sharmila did not appear before the court.

Sharmila has been on a fast for about 12 years, demanding the repeal of the Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA).