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    Hindu Muslim Riots In Hyderabad 1992 Olympics

  • Riots deepen Hindu-Muslim divide in Indian capital

    But the riots that raged through the area last month appear to have cleaved lasting divisions in the community, reflecting a nationwide trend as tensions over the Hindu nationalist agenda of Prime Minister Narendra Modi boil over...

    Many Hindus in Yamuna Vihar, a sprawl of residential blocks and shops dotted with mosques and temples, and in other riot-hit districts of north-eastern Delhi, say they are boycotting merchants and refusing...

  • Shops, vehicles attacked as power riots hit Hyderabad areas

    HYDERABAD: Riots hit several localities of Paretabad late on Monday evening following street protests over power outages continuing in the city for many days...

    The protesters had intermittently been taking to the streets in many areas of Hyderabad every day since the advent of Ramazan against excessive loadshedding and frequent outages which, according to them, had reduced the supply duration to merely a few hours a day...

  • MPA Achakzai indicted for 1992 murder

    QUETTA: Abdul Majeed Achakzai, a member of the Balochistan Assembly from the Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party, was indicted on Friday by Quetta District and Sessions Judge Rashid Mehmood in a murder case of 1992...

  • NA standing body approves amendments to Irsa Act 1992

    ISLAMABAD: The National Assembly Standing Committee on Water and Power approved an amendment to the Indus River System Authority (Irsa) bill on Friday which would require the authority to prepare an annual report at the end of each financial year and make it available online...

    The Indus River System Authority (Amendment) Bill, 2017, proposed by MNA Surriya Asghar, was discussed at length in the committee chaired by Muhammad Arshad Khan...
  • PIA memorial park in Nepal honours 1992 air crash victims

    Nestled in lush green mountains in Lele Valley of the Nepalese capital, there lies a monumental park constructed by PIA for the 167 people who lost their lives on-board flight PK-268 from Karachi to Kathmandu, which crashed into a cloud-covered hill on Sept 28, 1992 in the hilly region of Bhatte Dandda in Lele...

  • Moin Khan on the 1992 World Cup

    25 years ago, on March 25th 1992, the Pakistan cricket team won the World Cup - the wicket keeper at the time - Moin Khan, reminisces about that great day in Pakistan cricketing history...

  • Maryam not PM’s dependant since 1992, SC told

    ISLAMABAD: The counsel for Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday informed a five-judge larger bench of the Supreme Court hearing the Panama Papers leaks case that Maryam Nawaz had never been the dependant of her father since she married in 1992...

    The counsel will continue his arguments on Wednesday, while Advocate Naeem Bokhari, representing PTI chief Imran Khan, and Awami Muslim League president Sheikh Rashid concluded their...

  • No talk of 1992 parallels, says Wahab Riaz

    Wahab Riaz insists Pakistan already have enough motivation to win the World Cup without the remarkable parallels to their 1992 title triumph...

    Asked if the players talked about emulating the 1992 champions, Riaz said: "We don't really talk about 1992 that much...

  • New Zealand have definite edge over England since 1992

    During the 1992 event, with New Zealand co-hosting it with their neighbours Australia, England were blown away quite emphatically — after limping to 200-8 in 50 overs at the Basin Reserve in Wellington — as New Zealand raced to 201-3 in just 40...

    Head-to-head summary:June 11, 1975 — Trent Bridge, England won by 80 runsJune 20, 1979 — Old Trafford, England won by nine runsJune 9, 1983 — The Oval, England won by 106 runsJune 15, 1983 —...

  • Gujarat riots: Indian court commutes death sentences of 11 Muslim men

    An Indian court on Monday commuted the death sentences of 11 men convicted of causing a 2002 train fire that sparked anti-Muslim riots in which more than 1,000 people were killed...

    The 11 men, all Muslims, will instead face life in jail for causing the fire that killed 59 Hindu passengers and set off some of the worst religious violence to hit independent India...

  • Sri Lanka deploys commandos to quell anti-Muslim riots

    Sri Lanka on Tuesday imposed fresh curfews and deployed heavily-armed police commandos to a central hill district popular with tourists where riots have left two dead and Muslim homes and businesses in ruins...

    The body of a Muslim man was pulled from the ashes of a burnt building on Tuesday, police said, threatening to further fuel communal tensions that have flared up across the country in recent weeks...

  • Sirisena announces probe into anti-Muslim riots in Kandy

    COLOMBO: An investigation into anti-Muslim riots that spread in central Sri Lanka prompting the authorities to declare a nationwide state of emergency was announced on Saturday by President Maithripala Sirisena...

    Three people died, 20 others were wounded and more than 200 Muslim-owned businesses and homes were destroyed in four days of rioting that died down on Thursday...

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