India hopes 2nd round of Maldives vote will be peaceful, fair

India asked Maldives and its people to ensure an environment conducive to a peaceful and transparent second round of Presidential election on September 28 while congratulating them for successful conclusion of the first round.

Eva Mendez finds peace in cemeteries

Eva Mendes goes to graveyards to meditate because she finds cemeteries very peaceful places.

`India, Pak should work for peaceful co-existence`

India, Pak need to bury the hatchet and take a "giant leap towards peaceful co-existence".

Mumbai cops on toes for peaceful New Year revelry

Elaborate security arrangements have been made across the city to ensure that celebrations on New Year eve pass off without any untoward incident.

Peaceful Christmas celebrations at Kandhamal

People in Orissa`s Kandhamal celebrated Christmas with joy and enthusiasm amid elaborate security arrangements on Sunday.

Moradabad peaceful, curfew relaxed

Friday prayers passed off peacefully in curfew-bound Moradabad town, where communal tension had flared up following arson by devotees of Lord Shiva, with the district administration giving three to seven hours relaxation.

Situation in J&K peaceful this year: CRPF

The pressure mounted by security forces on militants has ensured that the situation in Valley has remained peaceful this year, a CRPF officer said.

Bihar panchayat polls: 235 people arrested during six phase

Altogether 235 people were arrested
during the sixth phase of panchayat elections in Bihar on Friday
which was by and large peaceful, a top police officer said.

Peaceful demonstrations against report Sri Lanka`s right: UN

Following demonstrations
against a UN report on possible war crimes in Sri Lanka during
the final battle against LTTE, the world body has said that
people have the right to protest peacefully.

First phase of Bihar panchayat polls peaceful, 501 held

At least 501 people were arrested
as the first phase of the Bihar panchayat polls passed off
peacefully barring stray incidents and a poll boycott call by
Maoists.

Polling in TN peaceful, EVMs shifted to counting centres: DGP

Barring stray incidents, polling
for all 234 Assembly constituencies in Tamil Nadu today passed
off peacefully and EVMs have been shifted to counting centres,
a top police official said here on Wednesday.

Ayodhya: Litigants hopeful of peaceful solution

Negotiations for a peaceful out of
court settlement of the Ayodhya dispute have reached their
final stage, Hashim Ansari and Mahant Gyan Das, who
began the process, on Monday claimed.

Repoll peaceful in Bihar

Repoll in four booths -- one each in
Sugauli, Kalyanpur, Baniyapur and Patepur constituencies in
Bihar -- passed off peacefully on Saturday amid tight security.

Iran entitled to peaceful nuclear energy: Russia

Russia`s nuclear chief said on Thursday
that the planned startup of Iran`s first nuclear power plant
will demonstrate that Iran is entitled to peaceful use of
nuclear energy under international supervision.

Peaceful I-day celebrations in Valley

Independence day celebrations in
Kashmir passed off peacefully today even as curfew was imposed
in the region following a call by separatists to observe a
`black` day.

Peaceful region of Somaliland votes for President

Voters in Somaliland queued for hours and thronged polling stations on Saturday for the second presidential election held in the self-declared republic, in a peaceful exercise in governance not seen for decades in the country.

India favours peaceful, stable Nepal: Former envoy

Amid a political deadlock in Nepal
on the issue of the Prime Minister`s resignation, former
Indian envoy to the country, K V Rajan, has said that New
Delhi wanted to see a peaceful, stable and prosperous Nepal.

Telangana bandh peaceful barring stray incidents

The bandh observed in districts
of Telangana region to protest the firing on those supporting
the separate statehood issue in Mahbubabad town passed off
peacefully today, barring stray incidents of violence.

Third anniversary of Mecca Masjid blast passes off peacefully

The third anniversary of the
bomb blast at the historic Mecca Masjid here passed off
peacefully, even as security forces maintained a tight vigil
on suspected terror elements, who have been targeting
policemen in particular.

Bandh passes off peacefully in Jammu

A bandh in the district to protest the
appointment of a non-Dogra as the Vice-Chancellor of Jammu
Central University, passed off peacefully Saturday barring a
minor scuffle between bandh supporters and shopkeepers.