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27 May, 2017 11:35 PM 360 degree: Can ICJ untie ‘K’ knot

The move by New Delhi to approach the ICJ in alleged Indian spy Kulbushan Jadhav’s case has set off alarm bells in various circles in India about the possible reference by Pakistan of the Kashmir issue to the ICJ, a scenario considered to be suicidal by many. Such reaction is, to say the least, misdirected. New Delhi today may not have a military, diplomatic 29

27 May, 2017 4:28 PM Never promised a 'no-holds barred hackathon': EC to AAP

The Election Commission of India (ECI) on Saturday said that no promise to hold unbarred Electronic Voting Machine (EVM) Hackathon was made, which is being claimed by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP). ‘About a 'promised no-holds barred Hackathon', it’s clarified that no such 'promise' was ever made or announced by the commission,’ EC said. Further commenting 25

27 May, 2017 2:05 AM NCR on high alert as LeT men said to be in area

As many as 20-21 Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) members have entered the country under the directions of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), as per an intelligence alert, and consequently, security in the national Capital and neighbouring states has been stepped up multifold. The alert, received just after the Manchester attacks, has prompted the security 23

26 May, 2017 7:49 PM Supercop KPS Gill, who crushed Punjab militancy, passes away

Generate Enquiries for your Business by Listing on Economictimes.com NEW DELHI: K P S Gill, the supercop credited with rooting out terrorism in Punjab with an iron hand, passed away today, succumbing to a kidney ailment at the age of 82. The IPS officer, who served as the Director General of Punjab Police twice during the peak of militancy, was considered 22

26 May, 2017 5:58 PM NCP, CPI-M only parties to accept ECs EVM challenge

New Delhi, May 26 (PTI) The NCP and the CPI-M are the only two parties which agreed to participate in the Election Commissions EVM hacking challenge, but the AAP and the BSP, which were the most vociferous in questioning the reliability of the machines, decided to stay away. The EC announced this evening that out of eight parties only Sharad Pawars Nationalist 19

26 May, 2017 2:03 PM The man who liked Ghazals

Chandigarh, May 26 (PTI) Indias best known cop, Kanwar Pal Singh Gill -- credited with crushing insurgency in Punjab -- hung up his holster today. The two-time Director General of Police (DGP) for Punjab, known for dealing with militants with an iron hand, died a quiet death in a Delhi hospital. Ramrod straight, and with a moustache that defied gravity 18

26 May, 2017 2:03 PM PM Narendra Modi, Rajnath Singh condole ex-Punjab DGP KPS Gill's demise

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday expressed his deep condolence over the demise of K.P.S. Gill, saying the former Punjab director general of police (DGP) will be remembered for his service to the nation in the fields of policing and security. "KPS Gill will be remembered for his service to our nation in the fields of policing & security 27

26 May, 2017 1:51 PM NCP only party to participate in EC's EVM challenge

NEW DELHI: The Election Commission's EVM challenge on June 3 will be held with just one participant, Sharad Pawar's Nationalist Congress Party (NCP). The challenge, announced by the EC to counter allegations of EVM tampering levelled by parties such as Aam Admi Party and BSP, will be held on June 3 between 10 am and 2pm. A total of eight parties had responded 20

26 May, 2017 12:04 PM KPS Gill, 'Supercop' Who Rooted Out Militancy From Punjab, Dies At 82

Supercop Kanwar Pal Singh Gill, 82, died of cardiac arrest at Delhi's Sir Ganga Ram Hospital on Friday. New Delhi: KPS Gill, the former Punjab top cop best known for crushing the Sikh militancy in the late eighties and early nineties, died at a hospital in Delhi on Friday after a sudden cardiac arrest due to cardiac arrhythmia. Also known as supercop 19

25 May, 2017 1:03 PM Hope after 70 years: Maharashtra to revamp refugee camps

Mumbai is home to a large number of refugees who moved from West Pakistan's Punjab and Sindh, soon after the partition. They were housed by the government in various refugee camps across the city. In 70 years since independence, their numbers have tripled, but the families are still staying in old dilapidated buildings, with no rights given to them to redevelop 12