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4 mins ago

Executing 500 militants won’t keep Pak civilians safe: Amnesty

Pakistan's plan to execute 500 militants who have been awarded death sentence is "deeply disturbing" and would do nothing to protect civilians. #Amnesty International #Militancy in Pakistan #Pakistan #Pakistan executes militants #Peshawar #Peshawar attack

7 mins ago

More than 7,500 have died from Ebola, says WHO

The death toll in other countries remained the same: six in Mali, one in the United States and eight in Nigeria, which was declared Ebola-free in October. #Ebola #Sierra Leone #UN health agency #West Africa #World Health Organisation

7 mins ago

J&K poll results 2014: Omar’s game seems to be over, PDP may be spoilt for choice

Omar had started flirting with the BJP on the eve of results of the Assembly polls with the hope of being the king maker, if not the king. His party is likely to be neither. Meanwhile PDP may have to choose between Congress and BJP if it emerges as the single largest party. #BJP #Congress #J and K assembly Elections 2014 #J&K Poll results 2014 #Jammu and Kashmir #National Conference #NC #PDP #PoliticsDecoder

12 mins ago

FP Exclusive: Ajit Doval explains why J&K elections are of immense strategic importance

The just-concluded assembly elections in Jammu and Kashmir – the only Indian state assembly to have tenure of six years whereas all others have a lifespan of five years only – are of immense strategic importance, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval told Firstpost in an exclusive interview. #Ajit Doval #J&K Assembly elections 2014 #Narendra Modi #National Security #Pakistan

14 mins ago

Jharkhand registers 66% voter turnout in five phases of polling

Jharkhand registered an overall 66 percentage turnout for the 81 assembly seats that was held in five phases and spanned over nearly four weeks which concluded with the polling held for 16 seats in the last phase today which recorded around 70.42 per cent polling. #Jharkhand #Jharkhand Assembly Election 2014 #NewsTracker #Polling #Voter turnout

19 mins ago

Mulayam, Lalu’s Janata Parivar slams PM Modi, but not many are impressed

The leaders struggling redundancy in the face of the BJP wave in their strongholds mixed ridicule and hard facts in their speeches to take on the NDA government and its mascot. #INLD #Janata Parivar #JD(S) #JD(U) #Lalu Prasad #Mulayam Singh Yadav #Nitish Kumar #Politics #PoliticsDecoder #RJD #Samajwadi Party

24 mins ago

J&K Poll 2014: 55 crorepatis, 28 school dropouts, 9 criminals contest in 2nd phase

Out of the 175 candidates in fray in 18 constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir which are going to polls in the second phase tomorrow, 97 or more than 50 percent are not graduates and nine have criminal cases against them. #BJP #Congress #J&K Assembly Election 2014 #J&K polls #Kashmir

32 mins ago

Aamir Khan in birthday suit, Anushka’s wig, what’s going on with PK’s costumes?

A jangle of religious talismans on his neck and fingers; a briefcase for pamphlets, stickers of deities, cycle lock and carrots. A bright helmet so God can spot him easily. #Aamir Khan #Anushka Sharma #BuzzPatrol #PK #Sanjay Dutt