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Embraced Islam, Married Shafin Jahan on My Own Free Will: Hadiya Files an Affidavit Before SC

Rejecting allegations that she has links to the Islamic State and is not mentally sound, Hadiya said she wishes to “live and die as an Indian citizen&rdqu...   [ continue reading...]

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Ration Denial Data Puts a Question Mark on AAP’s Version of Alleged Assault on Anshu Prakash

While Anshu Prakash claims the meeting was called to discuss advertisements, AAP said it was called to discuss denial of rations on 2.5 lakh cards in January wh...   [ continue reading...]

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Government Opens Commercial Coal Mining to Private Companies, Coal India Monopoly to End

Following nationalisation by late Indira Gandhi in 1973, only state-owned CIL was allowed to sell coal. The state-owned entity currently accounts for over 80% o...   [ continue reading...]

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In L’Affaire Nirav Modi, Echoes of Jatin Mehta’s Winsome Diamonds Where a Dead-End Is Looming  

The ball in the Jatin Mehta case is now in the CBI and Enforcement Directorate’s court. They will need help from the UAE government, but are unlikely to g...   [ continue reading...]

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Nirav Modi Scam: Jaitley Wants Banks, Auditors to Introspect But Not FinMin, PMO

The finance minister suggested the fraud represented a failure of public sector bank managements to use their autonomy responsibly. The post Nirav Modi Scam: Ja...   [ continue reading...]

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‘Padmaavat’ and ‘Rajkahini’: The Patriarchal Frame of Reference for Jauhar

It's about time we Indians seriously thought about what constitutes "honour" and where it should be located. The post ‘Padmaavat’ and ‘Rajkahi...   [ continue reading...]

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Arcelormittal, Numetal Bids for Essar Steel Fail Eligibility Test

Matter could land in higher courts, as stakes for both Mittal and Ruias are high; bankers to call for fresh bids. The post Arcelormittal, Numetal Bids for Essar...   [ continue reading...]

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The Red and Green Specialists: Why Human Colour Vision Is Different

Most mammals rely on scent rather than sight, but there is something particularly unusual about the vision of humans, apes and monkeys that requires an explanat...   [ continue reading...]

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How Saddam Hussein’s Old Ideology May Have Contributed to the Modern Islamic State

Was the early conception of IS a branching-out of the old Baath party? Or was it, as some argue, completely separate with no connection at all? Reality is proba...   [ continue reading...]

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Chinese Warships Enter East Indian Ocean Amid Maldives Tensions

A fleet of destroyers, at least one frigate, a 30,000-tone amphibious transport dock and three support tankers entered the Indian Ocean, a Chinese news portal s...   [ continue reading...]

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Russia Is More of a Skilled Strategic Spoiler Than a (Re)Rising Superpower

Russia is a major global power in outlook and reach, locked in a values-based confrontation with the West. But it still lacks all elements of a developed superp...   [ continue reading...]

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Pakistan Given Three-Month Reprieve Over Terrorist Financing Watchlist, Says Minister

Pakistan has been scrambling to avoid being added to a list of countries deemed non-compliant with anti-money laundering and terrorist financing regulations by...   [ continue reading...]

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Petitioner in Loya Case Pokes Holes In Maharashtra’s ‘Discreet Inquiry’

Dushyant Dave, representing the Bombay Lawyers' Association, also questioned the court's reluctance to force the Maharashtra government to submit an affidavit o...   [ continue reading...]

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Maldives Crisis: Hope the Government Doesn’t Extend the State of Emergency, Says India

The statement, which was released by MEA spokesperson Ravesh Kumar, said that India hopes the government will 'resume the political process with immediate effec...   [ continue reading...]

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India Must ‘Put Pressure’ on Myanmar for Repatriation, Safety of Rohingya Refugees: Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh and Myanmar signed a repatriation agreement in November last year, but there has been considerable delay in the repatriation of refugees. The post I...   [ continue reading...]

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Trudeau’s India Visit a Great Opportunity to Bury the Lingering Ghosts of Blue Star

The Khalistan issue got a fresh lease of life after the advent of the Trudeau government, his liberal party benefiting from strong Sikh support. The post Trudea...   [ continue reading...]

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‘Jan Gan Man Ki Baat’ Episode 198: Nirav Modi and the Rafale Deal

Vinod Dua discusses Nirav Modi's response to allegations of fraud against him and the Rafale deal. The post ‘Jan Gan Man Ki Baat’ Episode 198: Nirav...   [ continue reading...]

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India Inc’s Recent Scams Turn In-Laws into Outlaws

'Marriage arrangements help ensure that control over capital doesn’t go out of the community.' The post India Inc’s Recent Scams Turn In-Laws into O...   [ continue reading...]

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Will Rouhani’s Visit Bridge the Psychological and Strategic Divide Between India and Iran?

Many of the themes in the joint statement issued at the end of the Iranian President's visit hark back to a decade and a half when meaningful engagement between...   [ continue reading...]

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Aadhaar Alone Will Do Little to Improve Women’s Financial Inclusion in India

Governments and banks must first tackle issues such as corruption, low informal sector wages and female illiteracy. The post Aadhaar Alone Will Do Little to Imp...   [ continue reading...]

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