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22 October, 2017 12:41 PM Massive anti-Pakistan protests held across PoK, Gilgit Baltistan to mark 'Black Day'

Pakistan-occupied Kashmir has a 'Prime Minister' and a 'President', but is ruled from Islamabad.  Muzaffarabad: Massive anti-Pakistan protests were held on Sunday across PoK and Gilgit Baltistan to mark 'Black Day'. This day, on October 22 in 1947, Pakistan Army had invaded the undivided state of Jammu and Kashmir. Protests were reported from Muzaffarabad 24

21 October, 2017 6:26 PM PUCL demands repeal of Raj ordinance shielding judges, babus;

Jaipur, Oct 21 (PTI) Civil rights group PUCL today demanded that a Rajasthan government ordinance protecting judges and bureaucrats from probe without its prior sanction be repealed, even as state home minister Gulabchand Kataria defended the move. Kataria said the ordinance was brought to check those who intend to put hurdles in the governments work for publicity 30

21 October, 2017 11:04 AM Missing journalist recovered after two years

ISLAMABAD: Zeenat Shahzadi, a journalist who was kidnapped in 2015, has been recovered by security forces. Justice (r) Javed Iqbal, head of the missing persons’ commission, confirmed her return. “She was recovered on Wednesday night from near the Pak-Afghan border,” Iqbal said. He said that some non-state actors and enemy agencies had kidnapped her and she was recovered 28

21 October, 2017 3:46 AM Missing Pak journalist on trail of ‘Indian spy’ found after 2 years

ISLAMABAD: Security forces found Zeenat Shahzadi, the female journalist who went missing in Lahore in August 2015 while tracing an Indian prisoner accused of espionage. Pointing out that non-state actors and enemy agencies had kidnapped Zeenat and that she was recovered from them, Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal, head of Pakistan's missing persons commission 47

20 October, 2017 8:35 AM Meet on Intellectual Property Rights for MSMEs, start-ups

With an objective to create more awareness and sensitivity towards Intellectual Property Rights, a programme on Intellectual Property (IP) for MSMEs and start-ups will be held here on October 26. The programme is a joint initiative of Intellectual Property Office of government of India and Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) 65

19 October, 2017 3:47 PM US should shed bias against China: Chinese official

China today asked the US to shed its "biased views" and work with Beijing to uphold the momentum for a steady and sound relations, a day after the top American diplomat lashed out at the Chinese model of funding infrastructure projects and developmental activities. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Lu Kang also said that Beijing is "happy" over the development 35

19 October, 2017 1:41 AM Tillerson seeks stronger ties with India, chides China

WASHINGTON — Secretary of State Rex Tillerson called Wednesday for the U.S. and India to expand strategic ties. He also pointedly criticized China, which he accused of challenging international norms needed for global stability. Tillerson’s remarks on relations between the world’s two largest democracies, ahead of his first trip to South Asia as secretary 36

18 October, 2017 9:53 AM Xi Jinping assures neighbours to resolve disputes through dialogue

BEIJING: President Xi Jinping today assured jittery neighbours that China is ready to resolve its disputes through dialogue but not at the expense of Beijing's strategic interests, as he opened a key meeting of the ruling Communist party elite that will shore up his grip on power with a second term and even an unprecedented third innings at the helm. Xi, the General 18

18 October, 2017 8:35 AM Goodricke group acquires tea division of Godfrey Phillips

Tea producer Goodricke Group Limited has acquired the tea division of Godfrey Phillips Limited for a realisation of Rs 20 crore with a view to scale up its packet tea business. A company spokesman said the deal would give Goodricke rights on the trademarks, titles and brands associated with the tea business of Godfrey Philips. The MD and CEO of Goodricke 43

18 October, 2017 7:26 AM Malala Yousafzai trolled for wearing jeans, heels at Oxford

Women rights activist Malala Yousafzai is the latest victim of trolls.  Britain: Women rights activist Malala Yousafzai is the latest victim of trolls. Malala, who began her life at Oxford, has been receiving backlash from a section of people who are targetting her over her new chosen style of dress. In a photo that has gone viral on the social media 35