38 killed in DR Congo ethnic violence: Government

A total of 38 people died in ethnic violence in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo at the weekend, many massacred when a church was set ablaze, the government said today.

J&K recorded 36 percent decline in violence in 2012: Omar

There was a 36 percent decline in militancy-related violence in Jammu and Kashmir during 2012 as compared to 2011 and 54 security forces` bunkers were removed from public places here in 2012, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said.