After spending nearly 16 years
in jail on militancy-related charges including killing of
several Kashmiri Pandits, a former militant is all set to
marry a bureaucrat next week.
A former militant leader said he would contest the Manipur assembly elections in February next year.
This year’s list of Padma awardees includes a surrendered Kashmiri militant and counter-insurgent against whom cases of extortion and attempted murder are pending.
A former militant was shot and
critically injured by suspected ultras in Bandipora district
of north Kashmir, a police spokesman said on Sunday.
President Barack Obama's speech at Siri Fort auditorium
Day in Pics: 27th January
Showbiz World - January 27, 2015