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Tag Archives: India

India captain Kohli passed fit to play in IPL

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MUMBAI: India captain Virat Kohli has recovered from his shoulder injury and is fit to play in the Indian Premier League Twenty20 tournament for the Royal Challengers Bangalore, the country’s cricket board (BCCI) said. Kohli missed the franchise’s first three matches as he underwent rehabilitation after injuring his right shoulder ...

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Sold into slavery: India’s lost generation of missing children

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     Nita Bhalla – It was a balmy August afternoon last year when 11-year-old Piyush Sharma disappeared while playing outside his home in the small east Indian town of Hatia. The skinny little boy, with big brown eyes and an infectious smile, had just returned from school and told his ...

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Indian CM invites Pakistani artists to India despite ban

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NEW DELHI: Indian Chief Minister of Punjab Captain Amarinder Singh said on Wednesday that he was never in favour of the ban on Pakistani artists visiting India. The minister said that despite the ban, he would be happy to invite Pakistani artists to Indian Punjab and expressed his wish to ...

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India will do everything to release Jadhav, says Indian home minister

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NEW DELHI: Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh has said that India will do everything possible to release the Indian spy, Kulbhushan Jadhav. Field General Court Martial (FGCM) on Monday gave Kulbhushan Jadhav a death sentence after trial for his involvement in espionage and sabotage activities in Karachi and Balochistan. While talking ...

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You can protect cows, not women: Jaya Bachchan

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NEW DELHI: The comments of Indian BJP youth leader in Bengal declaring “Rs. 11 lakh bounty” for Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, disowned by the party, provoked anger in parliament today. “You can protect cows, but what about women?” Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan said in the Rajya Sabha, where several ...

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Indian FM warns Pakistan over Kulbhushan death sentence

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NEW DELHI: India has strongly reacted over Pakistan’s decision to award death sentence to Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav. Yesterday, Pakistan Army announced that Jadhav, an Indian who confessed to spying for Indian intelligence, will be executed. Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday assured her country’s lawmakers that New Delhi ...

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Pakistan awards death sentence to Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav

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RAWALPINDI: Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was arrested in Pakistan for espionage and sabotage activities, has been handed down death sentence by the military court, confirmed the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR). The man, named by the army as Kulbushan Sudhir Jadhav who also goes by the alias Hussein Mubarak Patel, ...

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Mahira becomes Bollywood top grossing actor in 2017

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NEW DELHI: Mahira Khan made her Bollywood debut with none other than King Khan himself in Raees. While the movie was not cleared by the Censor Board to screen in Pakistan, SRK-Mahira starrer did extremely well worldwide. Therefore, when Bollywood Life went on to determine which actor did the best ...

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US to mediate over Kashmir issue: Nikki Haley

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NEW YORK: Instead of waiting until “something happens”, the United States said it would try and “find its place” in efforts to de-escalate strains between Pakistan and India. “It’s absolutely right that this administration is concerned about the relationship between India and Pakistan and very much wants to see how ...

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German tourist gang-raped in India

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NEW DELHI: Two men in southern India have been accused to have taken a German tourist captive and raped her, police said Monday, just weeks after the rape and murder of an Irish woman in Goa city. In her complaint to the police, the 38-year-old victim alleged that two men ...

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