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Feb 07, 2017
UP Election 2017: BJP hails HC order to ensure free and fair polls in stateThe Allahabad High Court order to the Uttar Pradesh government to ensure free and fair polls in Kairana and other sensitive areas of the state has come as a shot in the arm of BJP which has been demanding removal of UP DGP Javeed Ahmed and other officials "working for SP candidates".
Jan 26, 2017
Donald Trump says waterboarding 'absolutely' works in interrogationUS President Donald Trump said he "absolutely" thought that waterboarding works and would consider reinstating it as an interrogation technique, depending on the advice of Defense Secretary James Mattis and CIA Director Mike Pompeo, the media reported.
Nov 21, 2016
BJP slams Mamata Banerjee for spreading canards on demonitisation, questions TMC on Narada, Saradha scamsBJP questioned Mamata about the funds that her party had received from a fictitious company before the 2014 Lok Sabha election.
Sep 19, 2016
Vladimir Putin's party dominates in Russia parliament voteRussia's ruling United Russia party on Sunday cruised to an easy victory in parliamentary polls that could pave the way for President Vladimir Putin to glide to a fourth term in 2018 elections, partial results showed.
Sep 08, 2016
Modi takes a dig at Pakistan, calls for 'strongest action' against state sponsors of terrorWithout naming Pakistan, Modi said that strongest action should be reserved for those states that use terrorism as an instrument of state policy.
Aug 27, 2016
Burkini ban: Many French resorts remain defiant even as top court suspends orderFrance's highest administrative court on Friday suspended a controversial ban on the burkini by a French Riviera town, although other resorts remained defiant, vowing to keep the restrictions in place.
Jul 24, 2016
Munich shooter was obsessed with mass killings, had no links with ISThe Munich attacker was of Shiite Muslim origin, but appears to have converted to Christianity. His neighbours described him as a quiet loner.
Jul 02, 2016
Uttarkhand cloudburst: 14 bodies recovered, 39 feared deadMore than 60 houses were flattened due to the cloud burst after incessant rains in the Chamoli and Pithoragarh regions of Uttarakhand, on Saturday.
May 22, 2016
Cyclone Roanu hits Bangladesh: 24 dead, thousands left homelessThe storm ploughed through low-lying villages in Bangladesh's Chittagong and Barisal regions, where residents described seeing metres-high walls of water.
May 10, 2016
Trump’s ignorant view of Islam could make both our countries less safe: London mayorDonald Trump has said London’s new mayor Sadiq Khan could be an “exception” to his call for a temporary ban on Muslims. Khan has rejected Trump's offer.