1. Maharashtra Cabinet Clears Quota for Muslims and Marathas
    New Delhi: The Maharashtra government today cleared the proposals for reserving five per cent seats in government jobs and educational institutions for Muslims and another 16 per cent for the Marathas.
  2. Lashkar Responsible for Attack at Indian Consulate in Herat: US
    Washington: Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was responsible for the terror attack at the Indian Consulate in Afghanistan’s Herat province last month, the United States said today.
  3. Deadly Attack, Low Turnout Mar Libya Election
    Tripoli: A deadly attack on troops and low turnout Wednesday marred Libya’s general election on which hopes were pinned of ending three years of turmoil since dictator Moamer Kadhafi’s ouster.
  4. Gunmen Planned to Blow up Plane in Pakistan by Hitting Fuel Tank
    Peshawar: Holed up deep inside a Taliban-friendly neighbourhood, gunmen waited patiently for the passenger plane to approach the airport before raising their guns into the night sky and unleashing a hail of bullets to shoot it down.
  5. As insurgents advance, Maliki calls for unity
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