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Fulfill farmers’ demands or they’d ‘wreak havoc ‘ in 2019 polls: Kejriwal to Modi

Fulfill farmers’ demands or they’d ‘wreak havoc ‘ in 2019 polls: Kejriwal to Modi

New Delhi, Nov 30 :  Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Friday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi over farmers’ issues and alleged that he had “stabbed them in their back” by not fulfulling the promises made to them. The AAP supremo joined several leaders from the opposition parties at Jantar Mantar here where thousands […]

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AIMIM to move HC for reinstatement of Muslim quota in Maha

AIMIM to move HC for reinstatement of Muslim quota in Maha

Mumbai, Nov 30 :  A day after the Maharashtra legislature cleared a Maratha quota bill, the All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) said Friday that it would move the high court for reinstatement of quota for Muslims. The previous Congress-NCP government had provided a five per cent quota to Muslims alongwith a 16 per cent quota […]

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Kartarpur Corridor can undo freeze in India, Pak ties: Pakistani media

Kartarpur Corridor can undo freeze in India, Pak ties: Pakistani media

Islamabad, Nov 29 :  The move to build the Kartarpur Corridor has the potential to undo the “freeze” in ties between India and Pakistan and push the two sides to engage in a positive and purposeful manner, the Pakistani media commented on Thursday. The planned corridor will connect Sikh faith’s founder Guru Nanak Dev’s final […]

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India, China to hold joint military exercises from Dec 10

India, China to hold joint military exercises from Dec 10

Beijing, Nov 29: The militaries of China and India would hold a joint 14-day drill from December 10 in southwest China’s Chengdu city to improve their capabilities in fighting terrorism and promote mutual understanding, the Defence Ministry said here Thursday. Each side will send 100 troops to take part in the 7th India and China joint […]

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Sidhu assailed after pro-Khalistan leader shares photo with him on social media

Sidhu assailed after pro-Khalistan leader shares photo with him on social media

Chandigarh, Nov 29 :  The Akali Dal asked Navjot Singh Sidhu Thursday whether “India is his priority” or not, a sharp attack after a prominent pro-Khalistan separatist leader shared his purported photograph with the Punjab Cabinet minister on social media. Gopal Singh Chawla, the general secretary of Pakistan Sikh Gurudwara Prabhandak Committee (PSGPC), Thursday shared […]

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Pakistan to convert Rishi Kapoor’s house in Peshawar into museum

Pakistan to convert Rishi Kapoor’s house in Peshawar into museum

Islamabad, Nov 29 :  The Pakistan government has decided to convert Bollywood star Rishi Kapoor’s ancestral home in the Qissa Khwani Bazar in Peshawar into a museum soon, heeding to a request by the actor. Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said the Pakistan government will make the actor’s house into a museum. “There was a […]

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US jury rules in favour of TCS over alleged discrimination

US jury rules in favour of TCS over alleged discrimination

New York, Nov 29 :  In a significant victory for the Indian IT outsourcing industry, a California jury unanimously sided with the Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), saying the Indian consulting major did not discriminate against non-South Asian workers in the US as alleged in a lawsuit. According to a report in legal news portal law360.com, […]

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Narendra Modi broke promise of being an “honest” PM: Rahul

Narendra Modi broke promise of being an “honest” PM: Rahul

Hyderabad, Nov 29 :  Congress president Rahul Gandhi said Thursday Narendra Modi has broken every single promise of his, including being an “honest” prime minister. Speaking at a students’ convention in poll-bound Telangana, he also made a strong pitch for farm loan waiver. Gandhi said Prime Minister Narendra Modi and caretaker Telangana Chief Minister K […]

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Pak PM lays foundation stone for Kartarpur corridor

Pak PM lays foundation stone for Kartarpur corridor

Kartarpur, Nov 28 :  Prime Minister Imran Khan Wednesday laid the foundation stone for a corridor linking Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Kartarpur – the final resting place of Sikh faith’s founder Guru Nanak Dev – to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in India’s Gurdaspur district to facilitate visa-free movement of Indian Sikh pilgrims. Kartarpur Sahib […]

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Kartarpur corridor is anchored in hope, goodwill: Puri

Kartarpur corridor is anchored in hope, goodwill: Puri

Amritsar/Chandigarh, Nov 28: Union minister Hardeep Singh Puri, who represented the Indian government at the groundbreaking ceremony of the Kartarpur corridor in Pakistan, said Wednesday the corridor was anchored in hope and goodwill but there is need to be conscious of ground realities. Puri, along with Union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal, crossed over to the neighbouring […]