Saturday, 22 July 2017

Tag Archives: Indian

#NotInMyName: Protest against rise in mob violence in India

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NEW DELHI: Braving monsoon rains, thousands of people across India took to the streets Wednesday night to protest against what they claim is a rise in mob violence aimed at minority groups. Dubbed #NotInMyName, the coordinated demonstrations saw events held in more than 12 major Indian cities, including Delhi, Mumbai ...

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UN chief urges Pakistan, India to resolve Kashmir issue

General Assembly Seventieth session Informal Dialogues with Candidates for the Position of Secretary-General: Mr. Antonio Guterres

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Mr. Antonio Guterres, former United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees
Mr. Mogens Lykketoft, President of the seventieth session of the General Assembly.
Ms. Catherine Pollard, Under Secretary-General for General Assembly and Conference Management

UNITED NATIONS: United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres has suggested meetings with Indian and Pakistani leaders in order to assist dialogue between the two opponents over the Kashmir dispute. At his first press conference of this kind at the UN headquarters on Tuesday he was asked: “Are you involved in ...

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Deepika Padukone slammed for sharing a hot photo on social media

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MUMBAI: Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone recently indulged in some public PDA when both the actors exchanged some words on social media. We saw Ranveer’s comments on Deepika’s photo as he typed ‘missing ya’. But a few comments on the actor’s recently shared photo was little surprising. At the time ...

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Twitter suspends singer Abhijeet account after offensive tweets

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MUMBAI: Twitter suspended singer Abhijeet Bhattacharya’s account after he posted a string of “offensive” tweets, especially against women. The move by the microblogging site came after social media users accused the 58-year-old singer of using “inappropriate” and “insulting” language. “Account Suspended: This account has been suspended…,” stated the message from ...

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Asha Khemka named Asian Business woman of the Year

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Asha Khemka was honoured with one of the UK’s top civilian awards – Dame, the female equivalent of knighthood – by the Prince of Wales in 2014 . LONDON: Bihar-origin Asha Khemka, who arrived in the United Kingdom with her family in 1978 without English language skills and went on ...

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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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Indian-origin Soldier on Trial Accused of Murdering Girlfriend in UK

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A 26-year-old Indian-origin soldier in the UK is on trial for killing his ex-girlfriend by slitting her throat from ear to ear after she ended the relationship due to his “abusive” and “manipulative” behaviour. Lance Corporal Trimaan “Harry” Dhillon is accused of breaking into his ex-girlfriend Alice Ruggles’ flat and ...

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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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Sara Khan arrested in Pakistan – Reason?

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MUMBAI: Sara Khan of Bidaai fame was held by the cops in Pakistan. Reason? She reportedly extended her stay beyond what was specified in her visa. This resulted in a six days legal detention for the actress and fine. However, she has returned after completing some paper work. So when Bollywood ...

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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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