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Unfortunate that Pakistan did not respond to Narendra Modi's Ramzan ceasefire gesture says Mehbooba Mufti
India

Unfortunate that Pakistan did not respond to Narendra Modi's Ramzan ceasefire gesture says Mehbooba Mufti

With Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the dais at a function in Srinagar, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday took a dig at Pakistan for not responding positively to India's "goodwill gesture" of Ramadan ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir.

Narendra Modi recalls sayings of Paigambar Mohammad Sahib to greet people on first day of Ramzan
India

Narendra Modi recalls sayings of Paigambar Mohammad Sahib to greet people on first day of Ramzan

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted people on the first day of Ramzan, saying the holy month stood for the virtues of harmony, kindness and charity

Jammu and Kashmir Ramadan ceasefire welcome, but a lot hinges on Hizbul Mujahideen's cooperation
India

Jammu and Kashmir Ramadan ceasefire welcome, but a lot hinges on Hizbul Mujahideen's cooperation

As Kashmir was sliding into chaos with regular gunfights, the killing of militants and swelling ranks of rebels, New Delhi’s approval for a halt in counterinsurgency operations during Ramadan has come as a relief for many in the Valley

Mehbooba Mufti advises security forces in Jammu and Kashmir to ensure civilians' safety during anti-militancy operations
India

Mehbooba Mufti advises security forces in Jammu and Kashmir to ensure civilians' safety during anti-militancy operations

Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday advised the security forces to ensure safety and security of civilian life and property while carrying out anti-militancy operations

Mehbooba Mufti after all-party meet: Centre should announce unilateral ceasefire during Ramzan, Amarnath Yatra
India

Mehbooba Mufti after all-party meet: Centre should announce unilateral ceasefire during Ramzan, Amarnath Yatra

Mehbooba Mufti, who chaired an all-party meet on Wednesday to discuss the situation in the state, said the Central government would be approached with a request to halt security force operations

Mamata Banerjee vows action against organisers of armed rallies on Rama Navami, says 'this will not be tolerated'
India

Mamata Banerjee vows action against organisers of armed rallies on Rama Navami, says 'this will not be tolerated'

Mamata Banerjee on Monday instructed the state administration to take "strong action" against those who took out rallies with arms on occasion of Rams Navami, defying the state's directive.

Rajnath Singh issues advisory to states on security during Christmas, warns of 'strict action' against violent elements
India

Rajnath Singh issues advisory to states on security during Christmas, warns of 'strict action' against violent elements

Union home minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said an advisory has been issued to all states to ensure law and order during Christmas in the wake of fringe elements recently threatening some Christian community

China reasserts control over CPEC, disciplines Pakistan by halting funding for three infrastructure projects
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China reasserts control over CPEC, disciplines Pakistan by halting funding for three infrastructure projects

The Chinese government has stopped funding three infrastructure projects in Pakistan under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) programme. These three projects were included in the CPEC agenda in December 2016 and the final procedural formalities were pending.

Muslims across the world celebrate Eid-al-Adha as Hajj pilgrimage draws to a close
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Muslims across the world celebrate Eid-al-Adha as Hajj pilgrimage draws to a close

Muslims around the world are celebrating the Eid al-Adha, as some 2 million pilgrims carry out the final rites of the annual hajj in Saudi Arabia.

UK-based radio station shut down for playing 25 hours of Al-Qaeda recruiter lectures during Ramadan
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UK-based radio station shut down for playing 25 hours of Al-Qaeda recruiter lectures during Ramadan

A British community radio station has been shut down after broadcasting 25 hours of lectures by an Al-Qaeda recruiter.

Manchester Arena attack: UK police says more arrests likely as suicide bomber didn't act alone
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Manchester Arena attack: UK police says more arrests likely as suicide bomber didn't act alone

The Libyan-origin suicide bomber, who carried out the terror attack in Manchester city killing 22 people, did not act alone, police said, indicating that more arrests are likely

Thousands protest in Pakistan's Parachinar town demanding better security after death toll in last week's blasts reaches 75
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Thousands protest in Pakistan's Parachinar town demanding better security after death toll in last week's blasts reaches 75

Tens of thousands of people protested in a Pakistani town on Thursday to demand better security after twin bombings in a market there last week killed 75 people, officials and witnesses said.

Eid-ul-Fitr 2017: Muslims gather across India to celebrate end of holy month of Ramadan
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Eid-ul-Fitr 2017: Muslims gather across India to celebrate end of holy month of Ramadan

A gallery of the best images from Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations from across the Nation.

Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urges Muslims in Kashmir to 'repudiate oppressors'
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Iran's Ayatollah Ali Khamenei urges Muslims in Kashmir to 'repudiate oppressors'

Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei bashed attacks at Bahrain, Kashmir and Yemen that occurred during the holy month of Ramadan, saying that the Muslim world must "express their disdain against the oppressors."

Pakistan oil tanker explosion: Nawaz Sharif announces aid of at least $20,000 for victims' families as death toll jumps to 157
India

Pakistan oil tanker explosion: Nawaz Sharif announces aid of at least $20,000 for victims' families as death toll jumps to 157

Pakistan's prime minister cut short a trip abroad to rush to the side of victims of a massive fuel tanker fire as authorities raised the death toll from the blaze to 157.

White House calls off iftar dinner, breaks two-decade-old tradition of commemorating Ramadan
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White House calls off iftar dinner, breaks two-decade-old tradition of commemorating Ramadan

The White House did not host a traditional Iftar dinner to commemorate Ramadan, the Islamic holy month of fasting, for the first time in nearly two decades, a media report said on Monday.

Bangladesh celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr; President Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina offer prayers
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Bangladesh celebrates Eid-ul-Fitr; President Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina offer prayers

Bangladesh on Monday celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr with religious fervour amid tight security, marking the end of Ramadan.

Afghanistan witnessed more than 200 deaths in terrorist attacks during 'deadliest Ramadan since 2001'
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Afghanistan witnessed more than 200 deaths in terrorist attacks during 'deadliest Ramadan since 2001'

The streets of Kabul were quiet on Saturday ahead of Eid-uld-Fitr, which marks the end of Islam's holiest month – Ramadan – amid fears of further attacks.

Philippine armed forces resume attacks on Islamic State-linked militants after Ramadan ceasefire
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Philippine armed forces resume attacks on Islamic State-linked militants after Ramadan ceasefire

The Philippine armed forces and Islamic State-linked militants on Monday resumed fighting after an eight-hour ceasefire to mark the end of Ramadan

Eid-ul-Fitr 2017 to be celebrated in India on Monday: Moon sighted in Bihar, West Bengal, Assam and Uttar Pradesh
India

Eid-ul-Fitr 2017 to be celebrated in India on Monday: Moon sighted in Bihar, West Bengal, Assam and Uttar Pradesh

Eid-ul-Fitr will be celebrated across the country on Monday, marking the culmination of fasting and the holy month of Ramadan