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Jul 12, 2017
After Rahul Gandhi hits PM over Amarnath attack, BJP says Nehru family responsible for situation in ValleyThe BJP on Tuesday asked Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi to "rise to the occasion" and not do politics over the Amarnath terror strike after he attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the "grave and unacceptable security lapse".
Jul 05, 2017
India objects to rally marking Burhan Wani Day in UK, questions 'glorification of terrorists' on British soilIndia has protested to the UK over a planned rally to mark "Burhan Wani Day" in Birmingham on Saturday, questioning how the British government can allow the "glorification of terrorists" on its soil.
Jun 21, 2017
Russian diplomat Vladimir Voronkov to be United Nations' first counter-terrorism chiefThe United Nations will announce on Wednesday the appointment of its first counter-terrorism chief, Russian diplomat Vladimir Voronkov, United Nations officials and diplomats said.
Jun 21, 2017
Anil Kumble steps down: BCCI to invite more applications for post of India's coachThe BCCI has decided to invite more applications for the post of Indian team's coach to give Cricket Advisory Committee (CAC) a wide range of options for picking a suitable candidate.
Jun 20, 2017
Madhya Pradesh farm crisis: Two more farmers commit suicide, death toll 15 in nine daysThe reason why the elderly farmer committed suicide was yet to be ascertained, Kotwali police station incharge Akhilesh Dahiya said.
Jun 14, 2017
'Click photo of bus drivers speaking on phone, win prizes': UP govt's initiative tells passengers to catch errant driversRoadways bus drivers talking on phones, while driving, in Uttar Pradesh need to watch out. According to the new rules set by the Uttar Pradesh government, passengers can click photos of errant drivers or those flouting rules and can win prizes.
Jun 11, 2017
FIFA Under-20 World Cup: England end 51-year wait for global trophy with narrow win over VenezuelaDominic Calvert-Lewin scored and Freddie Woodman saved a penalty as England beat Venezuela 1-0 to win the Under-20 World Cup on Sunday.
Jun 07, 2017
China welcomes India but need not beg New Delhi to join Belt and Road project: Chinese DailyIndia's absence at the summit was sort of an embarrassment to China even though it called the forum a success.
May 22, 2017
Kashmir human shield row: Army Major Leetul Gogoi, who tied man to jeep, honouredAn army major, who had tied a Kashmiri man to a jeep in Kashmir, has been awarded by Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat for his 'sustained efforts' in counter-insurgency operations.
May 22, 2017
Tamil Nadu: Following protests, security tightened at Rajinikanth's houseSecurity was stepped up at Rajinikanth's residence on Monday amid protests by a fringe group over indications the veteran actor could make his political debut.