Amarnath attack mastermind, bullet train launch, Zaheer Khan's wedding: DNA evening must read

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Amarnath attack mastermind, bullet train launch, Zaheer Khan's wedding: DNA evening must read


Amarnath attack mastermind Abu Ismail gunned down in Kashmir's Nowgam

A top Lashkar commander, who was one of the main accused in the Amarnath attacks that resulted in the deaths of 8 and injuries to 18, was killed by security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowgam on Thursday. As per preliminary reports, Abu Ismail, along with an accomplice was gunned down in afternoon. "LeT terrorist Abu Ismail of Pakistan along with his accomplice killed in Nowgam. Huge achievement for police and SF (security forces)," Jammu and Kashmir police said.

Rs 1 lakh crore for 508 km: What's special about India's 'almost free' bullet train
The 'bhoomi poojan' of the prestigious Ahmedabad-Mumbai bullet train project shows India's giant leap. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese couterpart Shinzo Abe inaugurated the high-profile project near the Sabarmati river on Thursday. Seen as highlight of Indo-Japan bilateral ties, the project is almost free for New Delhi. “Ek prakar se muft mein ,” PM Modi said after the bullet train launch ceremony.

Rohingyas are threat to national security: Centre to Supreme Court
In a bluntly worded affidavit submitted in Supreme Court, the government on Thursday has made it clear that it is against staying of Rohingya Muslims as illegal refugees in India. The government said that that Rohingyas are threat to national security and hence it warrants deportation of them from India. The Centre has taken a stance that it can't allow illegal refugees to stay in India and has urged the SC not to intervene in this matter.

'Chak De' girl Sagarika Ghatge to tie the knot with Zaheer Khan on this day
Remember Priti Sabarwal from Chak De! India? Well the actress, Sagarika Ghatge is all set to join the lines of Bollywood actresses to get hitched to a cricketer. Wedding bells are all set to ring for the pretty lady as she's going to marry cricketer Zaheer Khan on November 27 this year.

Emmys 2017: Priyanka Chopra joins Nicole Kidman, Reese Witherspoon as presenter
Priyanka Chopra is set to present a trophy at the 69th Primetime Emmy awards on Sunday in Los Angeles. Priyanka has joined the list of Hollywood stars, such as Reese Witherspoon, Nicole Kidman, Adam Scott, Viola Davis, Jane Fonda, Lily Tomlin, Seth Meyers and Dolly Parton, who will return to the main stage to present various statuettes, reported Entertainment Weekly.

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