IMPROVISED EXPLOSIVE DEVICE
Aadhaar required to get benefits under scheme for civilian victims of terror, communal violence
Any eligible beneficiary desirous of receiving benefit under the scheme, who does not possess the Aadhaar number or, has not yet enrolled for Aadhaar, shall have to apply for Aadhaar enrolment. The home ministry said the notification comes into effect in all states and union territories except Assam and Meghalaya, where Aadhaar has not covered all residents.
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IED found on Srinagar-Jammu national highway in J-K's Kulgam, defused
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89% of Maoist violence in 30 districts in 2018: Ministry of Home Affairs
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India cuts defence exports to Turkey over Pakistan nexus
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NIA court has convicted 19 people, including four Bangladeshi citizens, in the 2014 Burdwan blast case, officials said on Wednesday.
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IAF C-17s to airlift Amarnath Yatra pilgrims on J-K government request
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