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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“trespassing” the Chinese boundary, hinting that pilgrimage to Kailash Mansarovar won’t resume until the soldiers were withdrawn.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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    39 IAS Officers Under Scanner for Alleged Corruption

39 IAS Officers Under Scanner for Alleged Corruption

As many as 39 IAS officers are under investigation for their alleged involvement in corruption and other irregularities. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), which acts as a nodal

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    SC Refuses Interim Order Against Centre’s Notification on Aadhaar

SC Refuses Interim Order Against Centre’s Notification on Aadhaar

The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to pass any interim order against the Centre’s notification making Aadhaar mandatory for availing benefits of various social welfare schemes. A vacation bench of

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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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    Northeastern People ‘Made to Feel Like Foreigners’: Women Activists

Northeastern People ‘Made to Feel Like Foreigners’: Women Activists

Responding to the Delhi Golf Club’s eviction of a woman from the north east for allegedly not adhering to prescribed attire, women activists on Tuesday condemned the club for making

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Why Should Caste be an Issue in Presidential Poll: Meira Kumar

  Why Should Caste be an Issue in Presidential Poll: Meira Kumar

Opposition candidate Meira Kumar on Tuesday wondered why caste should be an issue in the Presidential election, and lamented that

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GJM Holds Rally in Darjeeling, Burns GTA Accord Papers

  GJM Holds Rally in Darjeeling, Burns GTA Accord Papers

In a bid to sever all ties with the West Bengal government, the Gorkha Janamukti Morcha (GJM) on Tuesday burnt

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Delhi Golf Club ‘Apologises’ to Members for Asking Tailin Lyngdoh to Leave

  Delhi Golf Club ‘Apologises’ to Members for Asking  Tailin Lyngdoh to Leave

After an elderly woman from Meghalaya, Tailin Lyngdoh, was allegedly asked to leave the Delhi Golf Club for wearing a

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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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World Bank Clears $250 Million Loan to Train India’s Job Seekers

  World Bank Clears $250 Million Loan to Train India’s Job Seekers

The World Bank has cleared a USD 250-million loan for making Indian youth more employable through reskilling, in a move

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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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GST Will Benefit Northeast States: Jitendra Singh

  GST Will Benefit Northeast States: Jitendra Singh

“Eight states of Northeast region are among the states which are likely to benefit from the GST rollout on the

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GJM Threatens to Intensify Gorkhaland Stir with Fasts, ‘Self-Sacrifice’

  GJM Threatens to Intensify Gorkhaland Stir with Fasts, ‘Self-Sacrifice’

Urging the Central government to start a dialogue about a separate Gorkhaland state to be carved out of northern West

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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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Chinese Troops Cross Sikkim Border, General Bipin Rawat to Visit Sikkim

  Chinese Troops Cross Sikkim Border, General Bipin Rawat to Visit Sikkim

Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) personnel breached the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Sikkim and destroyed two makeshift military

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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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