Curfew remains in force in some areas of Srinagar – Times of India

Curfew remained in force in some areas of Srinagar and two towns of south Kashmir on Wednesday, while restrictions on the assembly of people in rest of the Valley continued for the 47th consecutive day in the wake of violence following killing of Hizbul Mujahideen commander Burhan Wani. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/Curfew-remains-in-force-in-some-areas-of-Srinagar/articleshow/53839788.cms

‘No plans to make Urdu compulsory’ – Times of India

While the government is looking to promote the use of Urdu, it has no plans to make it compulsory in school education, Union HRD minister Prakash Javadekar told Rajya Sabha on Thursday. Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/india/No-plans-to-make-Urdu-compulsory/articleshow/53549249.cms

Sideshow: The Meggie Mac – Buzzfeed catfight

http://twitter.com/#!/BuzzFeedAndrew/status/286349505018880000 https://twitter.com/McCainBlogette/status/286348610361237504 Oh, dear. Catfights are breaking out all over. First, Boehner and Cantor. Now, it’s Buzzfeed’s Andrew Kaczynski and Meghan McCain meowing at each other over House GOP Speaker John Boehner’s potty mouth. https://twitter.com/McCainBlogette/status/286351139304263680 https://twitter.com/McCainBlogette/status/286350994718208000 Heh: https://twitter.com/DrewMTips/status/286350831442345984 https://twitter.com/jrsalzman/status/286355666132664320 https://twitter.com/BuzzFeedAndrew/status/286351882274889728 https://twitter.com/kenvogel/status/286352270323503105 Can’t we, like, all just f’ing get along? Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/01/02/sideshow-the-meggie-mac-buzzfeed-catfight/