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    Amid India-China Standoff, Bhutan Protests Road Construction

Amid India-China Standoff, Bhutan Protests Road Construction

Bhutan on Wednesday said it has issued a demarche to China over the construction of a road towards its Army camp in Zomplri area of Doklam and asked Beijing to

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    Lasith Malinga Suspended for One Year

Lasith Malinga Suspended for One Year

Lasith Malinga received a suspended one-year cricket ban after the fast bowler pleaded guilty to a charge of speaking to the media without permission, Sri Lanka’s cricket board said Tuesday.

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    India, Netherlands Reaffirm Commitment to Combat Terrorism

India, Netherlands Reaffirm Commitment to Combat Terrorism

Following delegation-level talks headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte, India and the Netherlands on Tuesday reaffirmed their commitment to combat terrorism and prevent radicalisation

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    Pakistan Defends Salahuddin, to Keep Backing Kashmir Struggle

Pakistan Defends Salahuddin, to Keep Backing Kashmir Struggle

Pakistan on Tuesday described as “completely unjustified” the US’ designation of Hizbul Mujahideen leader Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist and said it will continue its “political, diplomatic and moral

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    China Lodges Protest, Asks India to Withdraw Troops

China Lodges Protest, Asks India to Withdraw Troops

China on Tuesday said it has complained to India about Indian troops “trespassing” the Chinese boundary, hinting that pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar won’t resume until the soldiers were withdrawn. Indian

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    US, India Tell Pakistan: Don’t Let Terrorists Use Your Territory

US, India Tell Pakistan: Don’t Let Terrorists Use Your Territory

In a strong message to Islamabad, the US and India have told Pakistan to ensure its territory is not used for terror attacks on other countries and asked it to

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Stopped Mansarovar Pilgrims as Indian Troops Crossed Border: China

  Stopped Mansarovar Pilgrims as Indian Troops Crossed Border: China

China on Tuesday said it stopped Indian pilgrims from travelling to the Kailash Mansarovar due to the ongoing face-off between

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US Clears Sale of Predator Guardian Drones to India

  US Clears Sale of Predator Guardian Drones to India

The US has cleared the sale of predator Guardian drones to India, as President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra

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US Declares Hizbul Mujahideen Leader Syed Salahuddin Global Terrorist

  US Declares Hizbul Mujahideen Leader Syed Salahuddin Global Terrorist

The US on Monday declared the Pakistan-based Hizbul Mujahideen leader Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist. The State Department said it

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India, US Vow to Fight Terror, Boost Economic Cooperation

  India, US Vow to Fight Terror, Boost Economic Cooperation

India and the US on Monday reiterated their commitment to cooperate in the fight against international terrorism even as the

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China Mum Over Stopping Indian Pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar

  China Mum Over Stopping Indian Pilgrims to Kailash Mansarovar

China on Monday refused to tell why it had stopped a group of Indian pilgrims from travelling to Kailash Mansarovar,

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India-Afghanistan Air Corridor Reflects India’s Stubborn Thinking: Chinese Daily

  India-Afghanistan Air Corridor Reflects India’s Stubborn Thinking: Chinese Daily

Bypassing Pakistan in a direct air corridor with Afghanistan reflects India’s “stubborn geopolitical thinking” and its opposition to Beijing’s connectivity

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Fighting Resumes in Philippines After Ramadan Ceasefire

  Fighting Resumes in Philippines After Ramadan Ceasefire

The Philippine Armed Forces and IS-linked militants on Monday resumed fighting in Marawi region after an eight-hour ceasefire to mark

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Govts Using Facebook, Twitter for Promoting Lies, Propaganda: Report

  Govts Using Facebook, Twitter for Promoting Lies, Propaganda: Report

Governments and individuals are widely using social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter for promoting lies, misinformation and propaganda to

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123 Killed, 100 Injured as Oil Tanker Explodes in Pakistan

  123 Killed, 100 Injured as Oil Tanker Explodes in Pakistan

At least 123 people were charred to death and over 100 others injured after an oil tanker overturned and burst

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India, Portugal Launch Startup Hub in First Indian PM Visit

  India, Portugal Launch Startup Hub in First Indian PM Visit

India and Portugal on Saturday launched a joint international startup hub soon after Narendra Modi expressed his amazement that there

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Overruling Diplomats, US to Drop Iraq, Myanmar from Child Soldiers’ List

  Overruling Diplomats, US to Drop Iraq, Myanmar from Child Soldiers’ List

In a highly unusual intervention, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson plans to remove Iraq and Myanmar from a U.S. list

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