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Thursday, January 27, 2022

Fencing India-BD
border a major
challenge: IG, BSF

By Syeda Shabana Parveen KOLKATA (West Bengal): Border Security Force (BSF) Inspector General (IG) of South Bengal Frontier Anurag Garg on Tuesday said that the Indo-Bangladesh border has become...

India to witness
sharp spike in COVID
cases in coming days

NEW DELHI: With the high transmissibility of the Omicron variant of COVID-19, India is likely to witness a sharp spike in the number of cases in the...

Delhi police say
46-Pak-based Twitter
running communal campaign

NEW DELHI: After Delhi Police identified 46-Pakistan-based Twitter handles which were engaged in spreading a fake video of Cabinet meeting discussing a matter against the Sikh community, DCP of IFSO special cell...

IHC orders demolition
of navy’s farmhouses,
sailing club in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Declaring the Pakistan Navy’s sailing club and farmhouses constructed on the national park land illegal, the Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Friday ordered their demolition and issued directions to initiate criminal...

NIA files chargesheet
against 5 Al-Qaeda
operatives in UP case

NEW DELHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed chargesheet against five arrested Al-Qaeda operatives in conspiracy to carry out IED blast by the terror outfit in Uttar Pradesh.

Mehbooba writes to
Amit Shah seeking
release of boy Arsalan

JAMMU (Jammu and Kashmir): Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday wrote to Union Home Minister Amit Shah about a nineteen-year-old student who was arrested by National Investigation Agency...

Sialkot lynching case:
police remand of 85
suspects extended further

GUJRANWALA: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) on Monday extended the physical remand of as many as 85 suspects in the Sialkot lynching case. A file picture of Priyantha Kumara...

King Salman urges
Iran to end ‘negative’
behaviour in region

RYADH: Saudi Arabia's King Salman urged arch-rival Iran on Thursday to end its “negative behaviour” in the region, after Riyadh accused Tehran of aiding Yemeni rebels in launching deadly attacks on his country.

France orders mosque
closed after ‘radical and
unacceptable’ preaching

PARIS: France has ordered the closure of a mosque in the north of the country because of what authorities told AFP news agency on Tuesday was the radical nature of its imam's preaching.

Sialkot lynching:
18 suspects remanded
in police custody

GUJRANWALA: A court on Tuesday remanded 18 more suspects arrested in the Sialkot lynching case in police custody for investigation. Police produced the suspects before a judicial magistrate as the anti-terrorism court...