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  • SyriaIraq 'caliph' incites Muslims to holy war July 2, 2014

    Dubai: The leader of the al Qaeda offshoot now calling itself the Islamic State has called on Muslims worldwide to take up arms and flock to the "caliphate" it has declared on captured Syrian and Iraqi soil. Proclaiming a "new era" in which Muslims will ultimately triumph, Abu Bakr alBaghdadi issued...
  • Interpol issues global security alert after prison breaks August 3, 2013

    Paris: Interpol issued a global security alert on Saturday advising its members to increase their vigilance against attacks after a series of prison breaks in Iraq, Libya and Pakistan that the agency is investigating to determine if they were linked. The Lyon, Francebased Interpol said given that al Qaeda was suspected...
  • Bangalore: Another BEd College under BU scanner July 28, 2012

    Bangalore: In a drive to expose erring teaching colleges, the Bangalore University Task Force Committee cracked down on yet another BEd College in the city on Friday. But this time, Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) sheets and partially written answer scripts of Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science (RGUHS) were seized...
  • Exam Adalat to settle over 4,500 cases April 27, 2012

    BANGALORE: After a long wait, the Bangalore Universitys (BU) Examination Adalat was inaugurated on Thursday on the Central College campus to deal with grievances related to valuation, revaluation, issue of marks cards and declaration of results.Inaugurating the adalat, ViceChancellor Dr N Prabhu Dev made a few remarks and announcements related...
  • PM undergoes bypass surgery | Recovery time: 6 weeks January 25, 2009

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh underwent a successful marathon surgery in New Delhi on Saturday, during which doctors made five bypasses around blockages in his heart. He was in the intensive care unit (ICU) and was conscious by the night, and would be back to active life within six weeks,...