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Political decisions should be taken in polling booths, not courts: Pak PM

Political decisions should be taken in polling booths, not courts: Pak PM

Islamabad, Apr 1 :Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that political decisions should be taken in polling booths, not courts, in an apparent reference to ouster of his predecessor Nawaz Sharif by the Supreme Court. Sharif, 68, was disqualified as the prime minister by the  apex court in the Panama Papers case in […]

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CBSE paper leak: Two teachers among three persons arrested, says police

New Delhi, Apr 1 :Three people, including two teachers of a private school in outer Delhi’s Bawana, were arrested by the Delhi Crime Branch in connection with the alleged leak of the Class 12 CBSE economics paper, police said today. The accused were identified as Rishabh and Rohit, teachers at a private school, and Touqeer, […]

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Modi must speak up on paper leak issue: Cong

New Delhi, Apr 1 :The Congress today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to speak out on the CBSE paper leak issue and provide a solution to students who had been affected by it. Congress leader  Pawan Khera said clarity was still missing in the paper leak case and this had led to chaos. Questioning the […]

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V K Singh leaves for Iraq to bring back bodies of 39 Indians

New Delhi, Apr 1 : Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh today left for Iraq to bring back the mortal remains of the 39 Indians, killed in the war-torn country, officials said. The minister is expected to bring back the bodies by tomorrow. “The minister left around 1 PM from the Hindon […]

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Par panel to discuss safety, security of Indians working abroad

New Delhi, April 1 : In wake of 39 Indian workers’ death in Iraq, a parliamentary panel has called a meeting tomorrow to deliberate upon “safety and security of Indian workers in conflict zones”. The parliamentary standing committee on external affairs headed by Congress MP Shashi Tharoor will deliberate upon various issues related to Indian […]

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ISRO loses contact with GSAT-6A, trying to establish link

Bengaluru, Apr 1 : Two days after India’s latest communication satellite with military applications GSAT-6A was launched, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) today said it had lost contact with it and was making efforts to establish link. The space agency lost communication with the satellite when it attempted to ignite the engine in a […]

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‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ is a political slogan: RSS chief

  Pune, Apr 1 :  Underlining the RSS’s “inclusive” character, its chief Mohan Bhagwat today said slogans like ‘Congress-mukt Bharat’ were mere political phrases and not part of the language of the Sangh. Top brass of the BJP, which considers the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) as its ideological mentor, has often talked about a ‘Congress-free […]

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India increases deployment of troops along border with China near Tibetan region

India increases deployment of troops along border with China near Tibetan region

Kibithu, Mar 31 : India has deployed more troops and significantly increased patrolling in the mountainous terrains of Dibang, Dau-Delai and Lohit valleys along the borders with China in the Tibetan region in Arunachal sector following the Doklam face-off, the most tense military confrontations between the two countries in decades. Military officials said India is also […]

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Malala makes emotional visit to Swat Valley home in Pak

Malala makes emotional visit to Swat Valley home in Pak

Peshawar, Mar 31 : Malala Yousafzai, the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner, today was in tears as she returned home in Pakistan’s Swat Valley where she survived a near-fatal attack by Taliban in 2012 for advocating girls’ education. Malala, 20, reached her ancestral home in Makan Bagh in Mingora on a day-long trip along with her […]

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Ambedkar statue vandalised; Yogi asks DMs to ensure security

Ambedkar statue vandalised; Yogi asks DMs to ensure security

Siddhartnagar/Lucknow (UP)Mar 31: Unindentified persons vandalised the statue of B R Ambedkar in Gohaniya village, triggering protests by locals who demanded arrest of culprits. Taking a serious note of such incidents,  Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has issued directives to district magistrates and SPs to take steps to ensure security of statues installed in their respective districts […]