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HC verdict on Ayodhya on Thursday

NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW: The Allahabad High Court will deliver its verdict in the 60-year-old Ramjanambhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit on Thursday after the Supreme Court on Tuesday cleared the path by dismissing a petition for its deferment ending the uncertainty.

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Mirwaiz rejects Kashmir formula

SRINAGAR: The moderate faction of the Hurriyat Conference on Monday rejected Centre’s latest initiative on Kashmir, saying it was "disappointing" as it reflected lack of willingness to meet the aspirations of the people.

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Snake found in Games Village

NEW DELHI:  Just as things were beginning to look up for the crisis-hit Commonwealth Games, fresh criticism hit the Games Village with South African envoy here claiming that a snake was found in one of the rooms even as four more top athletes on Sunday  pulled out of the mega event.

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Changed policy on mining to be unveiled soon

NEW DELHI: Amid a fight between ministries of environment and coal on mining, the Union cabinet or the cabinet committee on infrastructure is expected to consider soon a reworked policy on the issue with an aim of striking a balance between development and ecological concerns.

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Separatists to discuss J&K package today

SRINAGAR: Moderate Hurriyat faction headed by Mirwaiz Umer Farooq will meet here on Monday to frame a response to the eight-point initiative announced by the Centre for normalising the situation in Kashmir valley.

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Curfew lifted from many parts of Kashmir Valley

SRINAGAR: Curfew was today lifted from many parts of Kashmir Valley while authorities announced relaxation in Srinagar, where curbs had been reimposed in the wee hours following incidents of stone pelting, and areas of Kupwara district.

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Kashmir initiative not for separatists but for people: Chavan

NEW DELHI, Sep 26 (PTI) As hardline Hurriyat Conference dismissed the Centre’s Kashmir initiative, the Minister of State in the PMO, Mr Prithviraj Chavan today said the package was not meant for the separatists but for the people of Jammu and Kashmir and hoped that a “positive” reaction to emerge soon.

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Centre announces 8-point initiative for Kashmir

NEW DELHI: Under a major 8-point initiative to address the unrest in the Kashmir Valley, a group of interlocutors is being appointed to hold a "sustained dialogue" with various shades of opinion, about 200 youth detained for stone-pelting are being released and the presence of security personnel is being de-scaled.

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SC defers Ayodhya verdict till Sept 28

NEW DELHI: The Allahabad High Court verdict on the Ayodhya title suit will not be delivered on Friday with the Supreme Court deferring it by a week in a sudden turn of events on Thursday and deciding to hear the plea for postponement next Tuesday.

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MHA sets deadlines for CWG works

NEW DELHI: Setting its foot down, the Home Ministry on Thursday asked the Commonwealth Games Organising Committee to complete all unfinished works by Saturday morning to ensure foolproof security.

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