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World's COSTLIEST spice blooms in Kashmir

Corms of Saffron, the world's costliest spice (at Rs 1,050 per gram) are these days in full bloom in the highlands of Pampore, a town 14 kilometres south of capital Srinagar. Mukhtar......

Kashmir's saffron story: Spice with a touch of romance

The government's Rs 372-crore 'Mission Saffron' has given Kashmir's farmers every reason to smile. They strive to regain the state's lost glory as the purple blossoms bring back memories of the......

The colour of 'Azaadi' can't be green or saffron

The Pandits of the Kashmir valley, currently in exile, the Dogras and Muslims of Jammu, the Buddhists of Ladakh, the Shias and Gujjars in different parts of the state have never been part of any......

Describe the colour of terrorism in Kashmir: Modi

Taking a swipe at Home Minister P Chidambaram for his 'saffron terror' comment, Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday asked him to describe the 'colour of terrorism in the Kashmir......

J&K: Three cops injured in militants' firing

Three policemen were injured when militants ambushed a police patrol in the south Kashmir's saffron-rich Pampore town on Tuesday evening. A senior police officer said militants opened fire from......

Pawar favours foodgrain export

India may soon allow exports of rice and wheat due to higher production of foodgrain estimated on normal monsoon forecast. The India Meteorological Departmentforecast on Tuesday of normal rainfall......

India innovates: 'Deep Bahan' for rickshaw pullers

Rickshaw-puller Haripada Das is a happy man these days driving his own specially-designed rickshaw which is lighter and spacious and also covers his head enabling him to drive under scorching sun......

'Bill to regulate foreign donations half baked'

Opposition in the Lok Sabha on Friday termed the legislation to regulate foreign contributions in the wake of changed internal security environment as 'half baked'."It is a half-baked law, but we......

'Bill to regulate foreign contribution half baked'

Opposition in the Lok Sabha on Friday dubbed as half baked the legislation to regulate foreign contributions in the wake of changed internal security environment. "It is a half-baked law. . .but we......

Shah Rukh Khan: Prayers with all in Nepal

A look at the top tweets from your favourite Bollywood celebrities:A 7.9 magnitude earthquake and its aftershocks hit Nepal and India over the weekend. Several Bollywood stars turned to Twitter to......

Does casting couch exist? Yes, say these actors

Actors rarely talk against their directors. In fact, these relationships generally turn into great friendships through the years. But, sometimes, it can turn sour. Like in the recent case of......

Review: I AM is a relevant film

Onir's I AM opens with a quotation from Rabindranath Tagore's Gitanjali, 'Where the mind is without fear and the head is held high...' underlining the purpose behind his evocative anthology. While......

When celeb moms flaunted their baby bumps

Konkona Sen Sharma, the newest Bollywood mommy on the block, became the first Indian celebrity to pose on a magazine cover, flaunting her pregnant belly. The actress appeared on the cover of OK!......

I have had a very long relationship with cops

Salman Khan puts on a cop act once again in his forthcoming film Dabangg. But unlike his previous outings in Garv and Wanted, this one is very corrupt, and looks very interesting. Directed by......

Resurgent Windies geared up for Ireland threat

Aware that any slip-up could pose a serious threat to their quarter-final chances, a resurgent West Indies will take on giant-killers Ireland in an interesting group B match of the World Cup in......

Aus Open: Nadal faces tricky path to grand slam sweep

Rafa Nadal will take on Brazilian world number 96 Marcos Daniel in his first round of the Australian Open but faces a rocky path in his bid to become the first man to hold all four grand slam......

It's better to play on SA pitches than India: Harbhajan

Dubbed challenging at the start of the tour, Indian cricketers have taken a liking to the fast and bouncy pitches of South Africa with star spinner Harbhajan Singh wondering why such tracks are not......
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Sqay martial arts catching fancy of youngsters

Experts urge recognition from Sports Council SRINAGAR : Sqay, an indigenous Kashmiri martial art, is fast catching up fast among the youngsters... ...

http://www.kashmirobserver.net/news/sports/sqay-martial-arts-catching-fancy-youngsters
Shiv Sena

Adopting an aggressive tone over the debate on 'Hindu terrorism', the Shiv Sena on Monday said India is "one hundred per cent a Hindu nation" and... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/india/report-india-is-100-hindu-nation-no-need-for-community-to-spread-terror-shiv-sena-2110654
BJP's Kamal Sharma prefers silence

BJP's silence BJP leaders, cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu and his wife, chief parliamentary secretary (CPS) Dr Navjot Kaur Sidhu,... ...

http://m.hindustantimes.com/chandigarh/regional-buzz-bjp-s-kamal-sharma-prefers-silence/article1-1375855.aspx
Congress, BJP spar over 'Hindu terror' remark

New Delhi: A war of words broke out between the ruling BJP and the opposition Congress over the "Hindu terror" issue, with the latter accusing the... ...

http://english.manoramaonline.com/news/just-in/congress-hits-back-at-rajnath-hindu-terror-remark-slams-bjp.html
BJP rakes up Rahul's 2010 remarks to up the ante

New Delhi, Aug 1 (PTI): BJP today fired yet another salvo at Congress over the issue of 'Hindu terrorism' as it raked up reported comments of Rahul... ...

http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=340959

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