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February 24, 2019 8:34 am gmt |
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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will address the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Foreign Ministers meet on March 1, the first time the Islamic body has invited an Indian dignitary to attend, the government announced on Saturday. Coming on the heels of statements of solidarity from t...
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February 16, 2019 10:58 am gmt |
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An analysis by the National Security Guard of the scene of attack in Pulwama, 30 km from Srinagar, has established that the SUV (sport utility vehicle) driven by the suicide bomber was packed with RDX, A type of high explosive. A senior government official told The Hindu that preliminary investigatio...
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January 19, 2019 11:55 am gmt |
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DMK president M K Stalin on Saturday said the upcoming general elections will be akin to the second freedom struggle for people of India to fight against the “radical Hinduism” of the BJP. Mr. Stalin, speaking at TMC’s mega opposition rally in Kolkata, said Prime Minister Narendra Modi is “afraid” of...
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December 11, 2018 9:53 am gmt |
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Indian markets plunged early on Tuesday (December 11) before recovering some ground as Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel’s unexpected resignation on Monday (December 10) shocked investors. For further direction traders were cautiously awaiting results from crucial state elections due l...
In India
November 30, 2018 4:53 am gmt |
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An all-party meeting convened under the leadership of DMK president M.K. Stalin at Anna Arivalayam on Thursday urged the government to hold a special session of the Legislative Assembly to oppose Karnataka’s proposal for constructing a dam across the Cauvery at Mekedatu. The parties have decided to c...
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November 23, 2018 9:59 am gmt |
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With the prohibitory orders at Sabarimala and neighbouring areas of Nilakkal, Pamba and Elavungal coming to an end on Thursday, the Kerala police has requested Pathanamthitta District Collector to extend Section 144 until January 14,  when the temple closes after the Makaravilakku season. The prohibi...
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November 20, 2018 9:29 am gmt |
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With soldiers marching and military brass bands playing, Russia and India began their joint military drills on Monday (November 19) in India‘s northern city of Jhansi. Branded INDRA 2018, the drills, which will end November 28, involve about 500 Russian and Indian soldiers and include training ...
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November 11, 2018 3:28 am gmt |
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Marking 100 years since Armistice Day, the United Service Institution of India along with the British High Commission hosted “India and the Great War in Research, Memory and Commemoration – Indian contribution to WW1” in Delhi. The event was supported by the UK National Army Museum ...
In India
November 8, 2018 3:13 am gmt |
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As part of the Left parties’ efforts to bring together political parties opposed to the BJP and its allies on a common platform, CPI (M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury will meet DMK president M.K. Stalin on November 13. Separately, Telugu Desam Party leader and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Cha...
In India
November 1, 2018 3:19 am gmt |
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Sardar Patel ranks among the greatest statesmen of all time, Governor Banwarilal Purohit said yesterday (Wednesday). While speaking at the 143rd birth anniversary celebrations of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel, he said: “The farmers of Bardoli faced a problem of tax-hike. When the farmers refused to pay hi...
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October 31, 2018 3:08 am gmt |
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A day after DMK leader M.K. Stalin claimed that all the Ministers in the current AIADMK government will be jailed once the opposition party came to power, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami hit back on Tuesday, saying Mr. Stalin will be in jail even before his party came to power. Addressing medi...
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October 30, 2018 3:14 am gmt |
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India and Japan outlined a vision for strengthened bilateral relations at the 13th annual summit here yesterday (Monday). Enhanced strategic and defence cooperation dominated the talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Japanese counterpart, Shinzo Abe. Japan’s formulation of a “free and op...
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October 29, 2018 3:04 am gmt |
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U.S. President Donald Trump will not travel to India as the chief guest for the Republic Day Parade, and the White House has conveyed its regrets to the Narendra Modi government. The government is now exploring several other options for the event. According to multiple government and diplomatic sourc...
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October 28, 2018 2:50 am gmt |
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DMK president M.K. Stalin yesterday (Saturday) said the overnight ‘mysterious’ changes in Sri Lankan government and former President Mahinda Rajapaksa’s swearing-in as the Prime Minister of the country without majority had posed a major threat to Tamils, who had been denied their rights and subjected...
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October 25, 2018 2:52 am gmt |
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The Tamil Nadu government has complained that it was kept in the dark by Kerala and the Union Ministry of Environment, Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) on the revival of a proposal to build a new Mullaperiyar dam. Yesterday (Wednesday), Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswamy wrote to Prime Ministe...
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October 24, 2018 3:14 am gmt |
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DMK leader Kanimozhi, whose tenure in the Rajya Sabha will come to an end by July next year, is keen on entering the electoral fray from the Thoothukudi Parliamentary constituency in 2019. DMK sources said she had already expressed her desire in this regard, though the party had adequate numbers in t...
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October 23, 2018 3:24 am gmt |
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As the Central Bureau of Investigation’s second-in-command Rakesh Asthana was embroiled in a bribery case, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and National Security Adviser Ajit Doval swung into damage control, asking CBI Director Alok Verma to ensure the government’s image was not tarnished. Mr. Verma brie...
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October 22, 2018 3:20 am gmt |
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Private bus operators are cashing in on the festival season as fares on various routes have increased by at least ₹300 per ticket. As the Navaratri weekend comes to a close and Deepavali inches closer, bus operators from the Omni Bus Stand in Madurai say the rates on online platforms will reach a bas...
In India
October 21, 2018 3:21 am gmt |
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With the Joint Action Council of Tamil Nadu Teachers Organisations and Government Employees Organisations (Jactto-Geo) announcing an indefinite strike from November 27 to press for the implementation of its charter of demands, Chief Minister Edappadi K. Palaniswami categorically stated yesterday (Sat...