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Summary.     Click for More > Troops confront attackers Forces fight through siege hotels Chaos at Jewish center and hotel   The bodies of 5 hostages have been found at a center. Gunfire and explosions continued to ring out from the Chabad House Police declare Mumbai siege over   The last gunmen involved in the attacks were killed, but another officia; the situation remains unresolved. 6 bodies were found at a Jewish ... U.S. warned India of maritime attack Pakistan 'raids militant camp' Pakistan moves on Mumbai accused Indian navy 'captures 23 pirates' Brown in India for terror talks Terror-devastated hotels reopen Pakistan moves troops to India border 300 migrants missing off Andamans
  World markets plunge on U.S. fears  Stock markets were, prompted by pessimism about Bush's plans to boost the U.S. economy. India's Sensex stock index fell nearly 11% Police broken organ-trafficking scheme Serial bomb blasts leave 60 dead Indian government survives vote Deadly blasts strike Ahmedabad Flooding kills dozens, ruins 225,000 homes   Massive flooding has killed at least 55 people since the Kosi River burst through an embankment more than a week ago Floods cut off thousands Delhi shopping areas hit by bombs Temple stampede kills 147 Pirate 'mother ship' left in flames Scores killed in rampage
Jan.21   Global
Jan.29   New Delhi
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Jul.22   New Delhi
Jul.26   Gujarat
Aug.27   Bihar
Aug.31   Bihar
Sep.13   New Delhi
Sep.30  
Nov.19   Somalia
Nov.26   Mumbai
  In a brazen series of coordinated attacks, gunmen struck 10 sites across the city, killing scores of people and taking hostages in 2 luxury hotels.    87 reported killed and another 185 wounded that day. (Later reported At least 188 people were killed and at least 293 were i...
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Nov.27   Mumbai
Nov.28   Mumbai
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Dec.1   USA
Dec.7   Kashmir
Dec.11   Pakistan
Dec.13   Somalia
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Dec.21   Mumbai
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Tata Motors unveils bargain car   World markets plunge on U.S. fears


January 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jan.8  Australia  Cricket tour on despite race row
Jan.9   New Delhi
Jan.21   Global  
  Stock markets were, prompted by pessimism about Bush's plans to boost the U.S. economy. India's Sensex stock index fell nearly 11%
 Frankfurt's DAX dropping 6.02%
Jan.29   New Delhi   Police broken organ-trafficking scheme  Police have broken up what they call a global organ-trafficking scheme and are hunting its alleged mastermind, doctor Amit Kumar

February 2008 ... more > Top ^
Feb.15  Malaysia  Police break up protest by ethnic Indians

March 2008 ... more > Top ^
Mar.18   Dalai Lama 'to resign' if violence worsens Mar.20    Dalai Lama 'powerless' to stop protests

April 2008 ... more > Top ^
Apr.13  Bangladesh  Dhaka-Kolkata train link resumes Apr.15  Gujarat  Many dead in bus accident Apr.17   New Delhi Heavy security for torch
Apr.18  Mumbai  10 deaths a day on city's trains Apr.28  Iran  Iran to discuss pipeline with India, Pakistan Apr.29    Asian vultures could extinct in 10 years

May 2008 ... more > Top ^
May.13     Serial bomb blasts leave 60 dead   India is on high alert after a series of near-simultaneous explosions killed at least 60 people and wounded 150 in a top tourist spot May.14    Curfew crackdown after bomb blasts May.19  Southern India  Tainted booze kills 59 people May.29    Wild elephant kills 7 in village

June 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jun.20    8-limbed baby becoming normal little girl Jun.28    Second quake rattles Indian islands Jun.30    36 missing after Maoists attack police

July 2008 ... more > Top ^
Jul.6  Kabul  Car blast kills 41, including Indian envoys Jul.19  Kashmir  Blast kills 9 Indian soldiers Jul.20  Kashmir  Grenade attack in crowd kills 2 Jul.21  New Delhi  MPs to hold confidence vote Jul.22   New Delhi   Indian government survives vote  Congress party-led government has survived a vote of confidence over a civilian nuclear deal with the US Jul.26   Gujarat   Deadly blasts strike Ahmedabad   At least 29 people have been killed and more than 100 wounded after a two waves of explosions struck the western Indian city  New Delhi  India leaders appeal after blasts Jul.27    India on alert as bombers sought Jul.28  Switzerland  U.S. issues trade rebuke to China, India Jul.29  Kashmir  India, Pakistan meet over Kashmir clash Jul.30  Kashmir  India: Pakistan breaches cease-fire again

August 2008 ... more > Top ^
Aug.1  Southern India  Sleeper train fire kills at least 20 Aug.3   145 dead in India temple stampede
Aug.12  Kashmir  Protesters shot dead Aug.13  Mumbai  Building collapse kills 16 Aug.14  Southern India  At least 11 die in bus river plunge Aug.16  Gujarat  Police arrest bombing 'mastermind' Aug.20    Monsoons kill dozens in northern India Aug.22  Kashmir  8 die as Indian soldiers, separatists clash Aug.24   Kashmir India arrests separatist leaders Aug.26  Bihar  Flood rages through 1,000 villages Aug.27   Bihar   Flooding kills dozens, ruins 225,000 homes Map of Bihar India
  Massive flooding has killed at least 55 people since the Kosi River burst through an embankment more than a week ago
   State erupts in violence after Hindu shot  Bihar  Army tries to reach flood victims Aug.28  Nepal  Millions in India, Nepal flee rising water Aug.29  Bihar  Aid agencies struggling in flood  Bihar  Bihar displaced die as boat sinks Aug.31  Mumbai  Dalai Lama due to leave hospital    Flood victims face food shortages   Bihar   Floods cut off thousands   0.5 million people in the state of Bihar remain stranded in villages which have been devastated by massive flooding

September 2008 ... more > Top ^
Sep.2  Bihar  India mounts mammoth rescue effort Sep.13   New Delhi   Delhi shopping areas hit by bombs   5 bombs have ripped through busy shopping areas of the capital, within minutes of each other, killing at least 18 people Sep.19  New Delhi  Inspector, bomb suspects die in gunbattle Sep.24  UN Gen. Assembly  India and Pakistan pledge talks Sep.30     Temple stampede kills 147   A stampede at a hill-top temple killed more than 147 people and wounded 55 others who had gathered to celebrate the start of a religious hol...

October 2008 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1  U.S. Senate  US approves Indian nuclear deal Oct.12  Vatican  India's Christians first woman saint Oct.17    Tendulkar becomes highest run scorer Oct.21   North East India Bomb blast kills 17 people
 Kashmir  Trade route opens within Kashmir Oct.29  Ruhr  Anand retains World Chess title Oct.30   North East India Series of bomb blasts kills at least 66

November 2008 ... more > Top ^
Nov.1   India's lunar mission transmits pictures
Nov.7  Kashmir  Lockdown targets separatist rally Nov.16  Kashmir  23 feared dead in bridge collapse Nov.17  Kashmir  Violent clashes occur as Kashmir votes Nov.19   Somalia   Pirate 'mother ship' left in flames  An Indian warship has exchanged fire with a pirate 'mother vessel', leaving the ship ablaze in the Gulf of Aden Nov.23  Kashmir  Protesters clash during elections Nov.24  Mumbai  Freed sailors: Pirates are animals Nov.26    Lunar orbiter hit by heat rise   Mumbai     Scores killed in rampage
  In a brazen series of coordinated attacks, gunmen struck 10 sites across the city, killing scores of people and taking hostages in 2 luxury hotels
 87 reported killed and another 185 wounded that day. (Later reported At least 188 people were killed and at least 293 were injured in the attacks). 9 attackers killed. Fighting was reported in the Taj Mahal Hotel, the Hotel Oberoi and Colaba Market
  Mumbai     Troops confront attackers
  Indian security forces have been exchanging fire with gunmen holding dozens of hostages in 2 luxury hotels Nov.27   Mumbai Gunmen 'still holed up in Mumbai'
   World leaders condemn Mumbai attacks  Mumbai  Terrified westerners describe chaos   Mumbai     Forces fight through siege hotels   Commandos are fighting to clear the last gunmen from 2 luxury hotels, more than a day after a series of attacks across the city   Mumbai Indian troops storm Jewish center Nov.28   Mumbai     Chaos at Jewish center and hotel
  The bodies of 5 hostages have been found at a center. Gunfire and explosions continued to ring out from the Chabad House.    Indian commandos in Mumbai battle for...
  Somalia Pirates hijack chemical tanker off Somalia   Mumbai   Police declare Mumbai siege over
  The last gunmen involved in the attacks were killed, but another officia; the situation remains unresolved. 6 bodies were found at a Jewish centre.    Commandos began a new assault as fighting that h...
Nov.29   Mumbai Focus on abandoned boat as siege ends   Pakistan Indian allegations alarm Pakistan   Mumbai Official: Terrorists wanted to kill 5,000   New Delhi Home Minister 'quits' over Mumbai attacks  Mumbai  Taj Mahal hotel owner: We had warning Nov.30   New Delhi India considers anti-terror body   Mumbai Mumbai state head offers to quit

December 2008 ... more > Top ^
Dec.1  New Delhi  India makes protest to Pakistan   USA   U.S. warned India of maritime attack
  The United States warned the Indian government about a potential maritime attack against Mumbai at least a month before the massacre Dec.2  Israel  Israel buries victims of Mumbai attacks   Mumbai Mumbai police chief: I got no warning
Dec.3   New Delhi US urges Pakistan help on Mumbai  Mumbai  Police: suspect admits Pakistan link Dec.4  Mumbai  Authorities: Mumbai attackers had help Dec.5   New Delhi Top law official admits Mumbai 'lapses'   Two arrests over Mumbai attacks Dec.6   Pakistan Pakistan 'feared Indian attack' Dec.7   Kashmir   Pakistan 'raids militant camp'  Several loud explosions and a helicopter has been seen at a camp used by the banned group Lashkar-e-Taiba in Pakistani-controlled Kashmir Dec.9   Pakistan Pakistan snubs India over arrests Dec.10    More than 60 pilgrims die in bus crash  Mumbai  Mumbai suspect remanded by court  UN Security Council  U.N. sanctions alleged Lashkar members Dec.11   Pakistan   Pakistan moves on Mumbai accused  Pakistan has put Hafiz Mohammed Saeed, an Islamic leader linked to the Mumbai attacks, under house arrest Dec.12  New Delhi  U.S. envoy urges to aid Mumbai probe Dec.13   Somalia     Indian navy 'captures 23 pirates'  The navy responded to a mayday call from MV Gibe and arrested 23 Somali and Yemeni pirates who tried to storm a ship in the Gulf of Aden  Mumbai  Mumbai suspect asks Pakistan for help   New Delhi     Brown in India for terror talks  UK Prime Minister has travelled to India to discuss terrorism and try to calm relations with Pakistan following the Mumbai attacks Dec.15   Washington U.S.: India prepared for strike on Pakistan Dec.17  Pakistan  Zardari rejects Mumbai 'claims' Dec.20   Mumbai Deaths from Mumbai 'police error' Dec.21   Mumbai   Terror-devastated hotels reopen  The first guests checked back into the Taj Mahal Palace and the Oberoi-Trident hotels, marking the reopening of the venues damaged by attacks Dec.22  Mumbai  Mumbai attacker seeks Pakistani help Dec.23   Kashmir Srinagar tense ahead of state polls Dec.25  Mumbai 2008 Attacks  Festival of light rekindles Jewish hope Dec.26   Pakistan     Pakistan moves troops to India border  Pakistani troops have been moved from western border with Afghanistan to the Indian border amid fears of an Indian ground incursion   Washington US warning on South Asia tension Dec.27  Pakistan  Pakistan plays down tensions with India Dec.28     300 migrants missing off Andamans   About 300 illegal migrants are feared to have drowned in the Bay of Bengal off the coast of Andaman and Nicobar islands  Kashmir  Pro-India parties win majority in elections Dec.30  Pakistan  Pakistan urges India to pull back troops


Pirate 'mother ship' left in flames  An Indian warship has exchanged fire with a pirate 'mother vessel', leaving the ship ablaze in the Gulf of Aden   Troops confront attackers  Indian security forces have been exchanging fire with gunmen holding dozens of hostages in 2 luxury hotels Gunmen 'still holed up in Mumbai'   Forces fight through siege hotels   Commandos are fighting to clear the last gunmen from 2 luxury hotels, more than a day after a series of attacks across the city Indian troops storm Jewish center Police declare Mumbai siege over




India, 2008 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
2008
Jun.30    36 missing after Maoists attack police
Jul.19  Kashmir  Blast kills 9 Indian soldiers
Jul.29  Kashmir  India, Pakistan meet over Kashmir clash
Jul.30  Kashmir  India: Pakistan breaches cease-fire again
Aug.22  Kashmir  8 die as Indian soldiers, separatists clash
Aug.27  Bihar  Army tries to reach flood victims
Nov.19   Somalia
Nov.26   Mumbai
Nov.27   Mumbai
Nov.27   Mumbai
Nov.27   Mumbai
Nov.28   Mumbai
  The last gunmen involved in the attacks were killed, but another officia; the situation remains unresolved. 6 bodies were found at a Jewish centre.    Commandos began a new assault as fighting that h...
Dec.6   Pakistan Pakistan 'feared Indian attack'
Dec.7   Kashmir Pakistan 'raids militant camp'  Several loud explosions and a helicopter has been seen at a camp used by the banned group Lashkar-e-Taiba in Pakistani-controlled Kashmir Dec.13   Somalia   Indian navy 'captures 23 pirates'  The navy responded to a mayday call from MV Gibe and arrested 23 Somali and Yemeni pirates who tried to storm a ship in the Gulf of Aden Dec.15   Washington U.S.: India prepared for strike on Pakistan Dec.26   Pakistan   Pakistan moves troops to India border  Pakistani troops have been moved from western border with Afghanistan to the Indian border amid fears of an Indian ground incursion Dec.30  Pakistan  Pakistan urges India to pull back troops



India, 2008 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2008 Apr.15  Gujarat  Many dead in bus accident Apr.18  Mumbai  10 deaths a day on city's trains Apr.29    Asian vultures could extinct in 10 years May.19  Southern India  Tainted booze kills 59 people May.29    Wild elephant kills 7 in village Jun.28    Second quake rattles Indian islands Aug.1  Southern India  Sleeper train fire kills at least 20 Aug.3   145 dead in India temple stampede
Aug.13  Mumbai  Building collapse kills 16 Aug.14  Southern India  At least 11 die in bus river plunge Aug.20    Monsoons kill dozens in northern India Aug.26  Bihar  Flood rages through 1,000 villages Aug.27   Bihar Flooding kills dozens, ruins 225,000 homes Map of Bihar India
  Massive flooding has killed at least 55 people since the Kosi River burst through an embankment more than a week ago
Aug.27  Bihar  Army tries to reach flood victims Aug.28  Nepal  Millions in India, Nepal flee rising water Aug.29  Bihar  Aid agencies struggling in flood Aug.29  Bihar  Bihar displaced die as boat sinks Aug.31    Flood victims face food shortages Aug.31   Bihar Floods cut off thousands   0.5 million people in the state of Bihar remain stranded in villages which have been devastated by massive flooding Sep.2  Bihar  India mounts mammoth rescue effort Sep.30   Temple stampede kills 147   A stampede at a hill-top temple killed more than 147 people and wounded 55 others who had gathered to celebrate the start of a religious hol... Nov.16  Kashmir  23 feared dead in bridge collapse Nov.26    Lunar orbiter hit by heat rise Dec.10    More than 60 pilgrims die in bus crash Dec.28   300 migrants missing off Andamans   About 300 illegal migrants are feared to have drowned in the Bay of Bengal off the coast of Andaman and Nicobar islands



India, 2008 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.9   New Delhi Tata Motors unveils bargain car
Jan.21   Global   World markets plunge on U.S. fears
  Stock markets were, prompted by pessimism about Bush's plans to boost the U.S. economy. India's Sensex stock index fell nearly 11%
 Frankfurt's DAX dropping 6.02%
Jan.29   New Delhi Police broken organ-trafficking scheme  Police have broken up what they call a global organ-trafficking scheme and are hunting its alleged mastermind, doctor Amit Kumar Apr.13  Bangladesh  Dhaka-Kolkata train link resumes Apr.28  Iran  Iran to discuss pipeline with India, Pakistan Jun.20    8-limbed baby becoming normal little girl Jul.28  Switzerland  U.S. issues trade rebuke to China, India Oct.1  U.S. Senate  US approves Indian nuclear deal Oct.21  Kashmir  Trade route opens within Kashmir Nov.29  Mumbai  Taj Mahal hotel owner: We had warning Dec.21   Mumbai Terror-devastated hotels reopen  The first guests checked back into the Taj Mahal Palace and the Oberoi-Trident hotels, marking the reopening of the venues damaged by attacks



India, 2008 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.8  Australia  Cricket tour on despite race row Apr.17   New Delhi Heavy security for torch
Oct.17    Tendulkar becomes highest run scorer Oct.29  Ruhr  Anand retains World Chess title



India, 2008 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.29   New Delhi Police broken organ-trafficking scheme  Police have broken up what they call a global organ-trafficking scheme and are hunting its alleged mastermind, doctor Amit Kumar May.13   Serial bomb blasts leave 60 dead   India is on high alert after a series of near-simultaneous explosions killed at least 60 people and wounded 150 in a top tourist spot May.14    Curfew crackdown after bomb blasts Jul.6  Kabul  Car blast kills 41, including Indian envoys Jul.20  Kashmir  Grenade attack in crowd kills 2 Jul.26   Gujarat Deadly blasts strike Ahmedabad   At least 29 people have been killed and more than 100 wounded after a two waves of explosions struck the western Indian city Jul.27    India on alert as bombers sought Aug.16  Gujarat  Police arrest bombing 'mastermind' Aug.27    State erupts in violence after Hindu shot Sep.13   New Delhi Delhi shopping areas hit by bombs   5 bombs have ripped through busy shopping areas of the capital, within minutes of each other, killing at least 18 people Sep.19  New Delhi  Inspector, bomb suspects die in gunbattle Oct.21   North East India Bomb blast kills 17 people
Oct.30   North East India Series of bomb blasts kills at least 66 Nov.19   Somalia Pirate 'mother ship' left in flames  An Indian warship has exchanged fire with a pirate 'mother vessel', leaving the ship ablaze in the Gulf of Aden Nov.24  Mumbai  Freed sailors: Pirates are animals Nov.26   Mumbai   Scores killed in rampage
  In a brazen series of coordinated attacks, gunmen struck 10 sites across the city, killing scores of people and taking hostages in 2 luxury hotels
 87 reported killed and another 185 wounded that day. (Later reported At least 188 people were killed and at least 293 were injured in the attacks). 9 attackers killed. Fighting was reported in the Taj Mahal Hotel, the Hotel Oberoi and Colaba Market
Nov.27  Mumbai  Terrified westerners describe chaos Nov.27   Mumbai Indian troops storm Jewish center Nov.28   Mumbai   Chaos at Jewish center and hotel
  The bodies of 5 hostages have been found at a center. Gunfire and explosions continued to ring out from the Chabad House.    Indian commandos in Mumbai battle for...
Nov.28   Somalia Pirates hijack chemical tanker off Somalia Nov.28   Mumbai Police declare Mumbai siege over
  The last gunmen involved in the attacks were killed, but another officia; the situation remains unresolved. 6 bodies were found at a Jewish centre.    Commandos began a new assault as fighting that h...
Nov.29   Mumbai Focus on abandoned boat as siege ends Nov.29   Mumbai Official: Terrorists wanted to kill 5,000 Nov.29  Mumbai  Taj Mahal hotel owner: We had warning Nov.30   New Delhi India considers anti-terror body Dec.1   USA U.S. warned India of maritime attack  The United States warned the Indian government about a potential maritime attack against Mumbai at least a month before the massacre Dec.2  Israel  Israel buries victims of Mumbai attacks Dec.2   Mumbai Mumbai police chief: I got no warning Dec.3  Mumbai  Police: suspect admits Pakistan link Dec.4  Mumbai  Authorities: Mumbai attackers had help Dec.5   Two arrests over Mumbai attacks Dec.9   Pakistan Pakistan snubs India over arrests Dec.10  Mumbai  Mumbai suspect remanded by court Dec.10  UN Security Council  U.N. sanctions alleged Lashkar members Dec.11   Pakistan Pakistan moves on Mumbai accused  Pakistan has put Hafiz Mohammed Saeed, an Islamic leader linked to the Mumbai attacks, under house arrest Dec.13   Somalia   Indian navy 'captures 23 pirates'  The navy responded to a mayday call from MV Gibe and arrested 23 Somali and Yemeni pirates who tried to storm a ship in the Gulf of Aden Dec.13  Mumbai  Mumbai suspect asks Pakistan for help Dec.13   New Delhi   Brown in India for terror talks  UK Prime Minister has travelled to India to discuss terrorism and try to calm relations with Pakistan following the Mumbai attacks Dec.20   Mumbai Deaths from Mumbai 'police error' Dec.22  Mumbai  Mumbai attacker seeks Pakistani help



India, 2008 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2008 Jan.8  Australia  Cricket tour on despite race row Feb.15  Malaysia  Police break up protest by ethnic Indians Mar.18   Dalai Lama 'to resign' if violence worsens
Mar.20    Dalai Lama 'powerless' to stop protests Jun.30    36 missing after Maoists attack police Jul.21  New Delhi  MPs to hold confidence vote Jul.22   New Delhi Indian government survives vote  Congress party-led government has survived a vote of confidence over a civilian nuclear deal with the US Jul.26  New Delhi  India leaders appeal after blasts Jul.29  Kashmir  India, Pakistan meet over Kashmir clash Aug.12  Kashmir  Protesters shot dead Aug.24   Kashmir India arrests separatist leaders Aug.31  Mumbai  Dalai Lama due to leave hospital Sep.24  UN Gen. Assembly  India and Pakistan pledge talks Oct.1  U.S. Senate  US approves Indian nuclear deal Oct.12  Vatican  India's Christians first woman saint Nov.1   India's lunar mission transmits pictures Nov.7  Kashmir  Lockdown targets separatist rally Nov.17  Kashmir  Violent clashes occur as Kashmir votes Nov.23  Kashmir  Protesters clash during elections Nov.27    World leaders condemn Mumbai attacks Nov.29   Pakistan Indian allegations alarm Pakistan Nov.29   New Delhi Home Minister 'quits' over Mumbai attacks Nov.30   New Delhi India considers anti-terror body Nov.30   Mumbai Mumbai state head offers to quit Dec.1  New Delhi  India makes protest to Pakistan Dec.1   USA U.S. warned India of maritime attack  The United States warned the Indian government about a potential maritime attack against Mumbai at least a month before the massacre Dec.2  Israel  Israel buries victims of Mumbai attacks Dec.2   Mumbai Mumbai police chief: I got no warning Dec.3   New Delhi US urges Pakistan help on Mumbai Dec.5   New Delhi Top law official admits Mumbai 'lapses' Dec.6   Pakistan Pakistan 'feared Indian attack' Dec.9   Pakistan Pakistan snubs India over arrests Dec.10    More than 60 pilgrims die in bus crash Dec.12  New Delhi  U.S. envoy urges to aid Mumbai probe Dec.13   New Delhi   Brown in India for terror talks  UK Prime Minister has travelled to India to discuss terrorism and try to calm relations with Pakistan following the Mumbai attacks Dec.17  Pakistan  Zardari rejects Mumbai 'claims' Dec.23   Kashmir Srinagar tense ahead of state polls Dec.25  Mumbai 2008 Attacks  Festival of light rekindles Jewish hope Dec.26   Washington US warning on South Asia tension Dec.27  Pakistan  Pakistan plays down tensions with India Dec.28   300 migrants missing off Andamans   About 300 illegal migrants are feared to have drowned in the Bay of Bengal off the coast of Andaman and Nicobar islands Dec.28  Kashmir  Pro-India parties win majority in elections Dec.30  Pakistan  Pakistan urges India to pull back troops