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Rajnath, Kejriwal among several leaders who visited AIIMS to enquire about Jaitley#39;s health

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Rajnath, Kejriwal among several leaders who visited AIIMS to enquire about Jaitley#39;s health Sources said on August 18 evening that the former finance minister is on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

Rains lash northern states, 25 dead in Himachal Pradesh, Punjab; eight missing in Uttarakhand

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Rains lash northern states, 25 dead in Himachal Pradesh, Punjab; eight missing in Uttarakhand In view of heavy discharge being released in the rivers in Haryana, the state#39;s Revenue and Disaster Management Department has requested to direct the concerned Army officials to be on stand by.

Flood alert for Delhi as Yamuna nears warning level

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Flood alert for Delhi as Yamuna nears warning level The Yamuna was flowing at 203.37 metres on August 18 evening and its water level is expected to rise further on August 19 as 8.28 lakh cusecs water was released from Haryana#39;s Hathini Kund barrage at 6 pm

Defiant Iran prepares for oil tanker to leave Gibraltar with Indian crew

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Defiant Iran prepares for oil tanker to leave Gibraltar with Indian crew Grace 1, which had been detained in the semi-autonomous British Overseas Territory of Gibraltar on the Spanish coast last month, has been renamed the Adrain Darya based on the Persian word for sea.

If talks happen with Pakistan, it will be on PoK: Rajnath Singh

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

If talks happen with Pakistan, it will be on PoK: Rajnath Singh On the abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution, Rajnath Singh said the step had weakened the neighbouring country and has become a cause of concern for them

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hopeful that NEP will be rooted in Indian culture, ethos

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat hopeful that NEP will be rooted in Indian culture, ethos The BJP-led NDA government has been working on drafting a new education policy. In July after coming to power at the Centre for the second time, a draft NEP was released

Donald Trump discusses China#39;s #39;wrongful detention#39; of Canadian citizens in call with PM Trudeau

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Donald Trump discusses China#39;s #39;wrongful detention#39; of Canadian citizens in call with PM Trudeau Relations between China and Canada took a hit last December after Vancouver police detained Meng Wanzhou, the chief financial officer of Huawei Technologies Co, on a U.S. arrest warrant.

Restrictions on movement of people eased, landline services partially restored in Kashmir

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Restrictions on movement of people eased, landline services partially restored in Kashmir Restrictions have been relaxed in 35 police station areas of Kashmir while 17 out of 96 telephone exchanges have been made functional

MNS Chief Raj Thackeray gives support to South Mumbai fishmongers

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - Bureau Chief India July 19, 2019

What is black money, and why is it so difficult to quantify it?

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - Bureau Chief India July 19, 2019

Nadeem Saifi and his unique piece Dilbar win billions of heart

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat, six top sangh leaders join Twitter - Read Now

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

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Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

Super 30, featuring Hrithik Roshan and Mrunal Thakur, is set to hit screens on July 12, 2019.

Nida (2019/IB/FB/02) - State Bureau Chief - Maharashtra July 01, 2019

One Minute It Was an Afghan Wedding. The Next, a Funeral for 63.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

In Afghanistan’s protracted war, weddings have provided a rare respite from the violence. On Saturday, a bomber took away even that.

Hong Kong Protesters Defy Police Ban in Show of Strength After Tumult

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

After days of violence and warnings from the Chinese government, organizers estimated at least 1.7 million people had turned out, making it the second- largest march of the protests.

Women Are Fleeing Death at Home. The U.S. Wants to Keep Them Out.

Posted on Monday August 19, 2019

Violence against women is driving an exodus of migrants from Central America, but the Trump administration is determined to deny them asylum.

India Plans Big Detention Camps for Migrants. Muslims Are Afraid.

Posted on Sunday August 18, 2019

Four million people in one state are at risk of being denied citizenship in a government campaign critics say is driven by a Hindu nationalist agenda.

Teenage Brides Trafficked to China Reveal Ordeal: ‘Ma, I’ve Been Sold’

Posted on Saturday August 17, 2019

With women far outnumbered by men in China, some Chinese men are importing wives from neighboring countries, and using force to do so.