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May 2, 2015 9:52 am gmt |
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India on Thursday strongly reacted to a report by a US Congress-established panel claiming that minorities in the country have been subjected to “violent attacks” and “forced conversions” after the Modi government assumed power in 2014, saying it does not take cognizance of such reports. External Aff...
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May 2, 2015 3:25 am gmt |
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Reiterating the Centrist stand that Tamil Nadu fishermen should not cross the International Maritime Boundary Line (IMBL), Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Wednesday advised a fishermen delegation that met her in New Delhi not to trespass into Sri Lankan waters and invite trouble. Sh...
In India
May 1, 2015 10:48 am gmt |
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Yesterday, India strongly reacted to a report by a US Congress-established panel claiming that minorities in the country have been subjected to “violent attacks” and “forced conversions” after the Modi government assumed power in 2014, saying it does not take cognizance of such reports. External Affa...
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May 1, 2015 7:09 am gmt |
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State-run fuel retailers yesterday (Thursday) raised the petrol price by Rs 3.96 a litre and diesel by Rs 2.37, including state levies in Delhi, on the back of hardening international fuel prices and rupee depreciation against the dollar. The increase in other states varies depending on the states...
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May 1, 2015 6:36 am gmt |
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Sanjeev Kumar, a 1985 batch Haryana IAS officer, was arrested this morning along with three gangsters and weapons., who has been arrested in Delhi for allegedly planning the murder of an associate. The police say Mr Kumar had tried to arrange the murder of a close friend and businessman over a proper...
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May 1, 2015 6:30 am gmt |
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In Punjab’s Moga, a 14 year old died after being molested and thrown off a moving bus, a young woman has alleged that she was gang-raped by 11 men, including the husband of her friend. On Wednesday, a 14-year-old girl and her mother were molested on a private bus that they had boarded and were ...
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May 1, 2015 4:18 am gmt |
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The Central government of India has given permission to reform the country’s anti corruption law. This permission was granted during the central government meeting held yesterday in the Parliament, under the chair of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Through reforming this law, it is expecte...
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April 30, 2015 12:56 pm gmt |
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Students in India’s financial capital Mumbai held a candlelight vigil yesterday (Wednesday) to express their solidarity with the people of Nepal, hit by the worst earthquake in 81 years. A powerful earthquake with the 7.9 magnitude quake hit Nepal at midday on Saturday (April 25) followed by se...
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April 30, 2015 9:08 am gmt |
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A Public Interest Litigation (PIL) was filed by a lawyer following a slew of attacks on churches in various parts of the country including the national capital. In response to this, the Delhi high court yesterday (Wednesday) sought a status report on steps being taken to protect religious communities...
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April 30, 2015 8:06 am gmt |
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A ‘Q’ team of Tamil Nadu Police have arrested four Sri Lankans in Chennai.  The suspects have been identified as R. Balachandran alias Balan, 48, a native of Jaffna, P. Lingaran alias Athiyaman, 40, from Jaffna, G. Jayadasan, 43, and G. Dhanushan, 22, of Mullaitivu. The ‘Q’ br...
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April 30, 2015 7:09 am gmt |
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At least 36 people lost their lives and 100 were injured in thunderstorm and heavy rains that hit several parts of Uttar Pradesh Tuesday. Four persons were killed in Pratapgarh district, three in Rae Bareli, two deaths each were reported in Lucknow, Ballia and Amethi, and one died in Azamgarh, a gove...
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April 30, 2015 7:02 am gmt |
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Last Tuesday, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi toured to Punjab and Maharashtra and the grain markets of Punjab, where he met farmers struggling to sell their produce after the unseasonal rain and hailstorms destroyed ready winter crop and to meet farmers who have suffered loss of crop due to uns...
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April 30, 2015 5:14 am gmt |
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K Kanimozhi of DMK, in the Rajya Sabha’s session yesterday, asked  whether the government was planning to amend the law to make marital rape a crime. She had also asked whether the UN Committee on Elimination of Discrimination Against Women had recommended to India that marital rape should be c...
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April 30, 2015 2:43 am gmt |
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The state government of Bihar had arranged flights and train services to evacuate its citizens out from affected areas back home. As the result, Indian nationals were evacuated from quake-hit Nepal and they returned home to India’s eastern Patna city yesterday (Tuesday). One evacuee, Suman Kuma...
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April 29, 2015 8:43 am gmt |
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Varthur lake one of the largest lakes in five feet highLike a washing machine that has had too much detergent put in it,  the city, started to sprout out white froth, at least five feet high, on Monday. The bizarre scene played out through the morning when the froth spilt over to the neighbouring roa...