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Nine Killed in Forest Fire in Tamil Nadu’s Theni

Twenty seven others have been rescued. The post Nine Killed in Forest Fire in Tamil Nadu’s Theni appeared first on The Wire.   [ continue reading...]

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After Indian Diplomats Complain of Harassment, Pakistan Protests Unfair Treatment of Its Officials

Pakistan claims six of its diplomats were harassed in New Delhi in a span of three days. The post After Indian Diplomats Complain of Harassment, Pakistan Protes...   [ continue reading...]

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I Walked 40 km With the Farmers in Maharashtra, Here’s What I Learnt

This is not a staged protest. Try not to let any IT cell mar the credibility of this challenge. Bolster these farmers. They are courageous women and men fightin...   [ continue reading...]

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India’s Weinsteins Have Nothing to Worry About

The power structures ensure that sexual harassers, especially in influential positions, will never be outed. The post India’s Weinsteins Have Nothing to W...   [ continue reading...]

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India Backs Mauritius’s Sovereignty Claim Over Chagos Islands at ICJ

Three years before Mauritius got its independence, Britain had separated the Chagos Islands to carve out a ‘British Indian Ocean Territory’ in 1965....   [ continue reading...]

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How British Orientalists Were Responsible for Rediscovery of Indian History

British efforts led to the discovery of many heritage sites, including the Sanchi stupas and Ajanta caves, and deciphering of the Brahmi script thus enabling th...   [ continue reading...]

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Seeking Loan Waiver, Higher MSP, Thousands of Farmers March Into Mumbai

Support pours in as close to 35,000 farmers from across Maharashtra prepare to gather outside  the Vidhan Sabha on Monday, protesting BJP government's poli...   [ continue reading...]

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Police Frame Jammu Lawyer Who Protested Against BJP/RSS

Hassan Babur, who was later discharged by the Jammu court, alleges that he was arrested because of his anti-RSS/BJP protests. The post Police Frame Jammu Lawyer...   [ continue reading...]

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After 140 Hours of Walking, Maharashtra’s Protesting Farmers Arrive in Mumbai

Opposition party leaders in Mumbai have extended their support to the farmers. The post After 140 Hours of Walking, Maharashtra’s Protesting Farmers Arriv...   [ continue reading...]

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By Blaming UPA’s 80:20 Gold Import Scheme, BJP is Trying to Deflect Attention from PNB Fraud

As BJP and Congress spar over whether the scheme is to be blamed for the Nirav Modi-Mehul Choksi scam, trade experts say onus  was on monitoring agencies.&...   [ continue reading...]

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Twelve Indian States Think the Death Penalty Shouldn’t Be Abolished

Only Tripura and Karnataka have told the home ministry so far that the practice should be done away with. The post Twelve Indian States Think the Death Penalty...   [ continue reading...]

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Party Hopper Narayan Rane, ‘Independent’ Rajeev Chandrashekhar Get BJP Tickets for Rajya Sabha

For Upper House elections on March 23, Congress's list 0f ten includes Abhishek Manu Singhvi, Kumar Ketkar and three from Karnataka, where assembly polls are du...   [ continue reading...]

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With the Muslim Women Bill, the Government Is Repeating Its Mistakes Since the Shah Bano Judgement

The newly passed bill empowers Muslim women no better than already existing acts, and may even put them in a more perilous state. The post With the Muslim Women...   [ continue reading...]

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Clueless Officials Leave Students With Disabilities in Assam in a Lurch

Mistreatment and ignorance about existing norms and guidelines hinder the academic pursuits of students with disabilities in Assam The post Clueless Officials L...   [ continue reading...]

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Andhra Bank Shares Slide Amid Fraud Probe Involving Ex-Director

The Enforcement Directorate has filed additional charges against Anup Garg, a former director of Andhra Bank, in connection with a more than Rs 50 billion fraud...   [ continue reading...]

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Women Employees of Adityanath’s Helpline Claim Being Locked up for Protesting Over Salaries

The women also alleged being beaten up. The post Women Employees of Adityanath’s Helpline Claim Being Locked up for Protesting Over Salaries appeared firs...   [ continue reading...]

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What Makes North Korean Leader Kim Jong Un Tick?

A scholar who has profiled leaders like Saddam Hussein and Vladimir Putin says there is a method to understanding the madness. The post What Makes North Korean...   [ continue reading...]

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To Normalise Ties, India, Pakistan Must Build on Prisoner Exchange Agreement 

A major step towards gaining normalcy in relations would be to ease the visa process and allow people to meet. The post To Normalise Ties, India, Pakistan Must...   [ continue reading...]

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France Signs Deals in India Worth $16 Billion; to Strengthen Defence, Security Ties

“We consider France one of our most reliable defence allies,” Prime Minister Narendra Modi said. The post France Signs Deals in India Worth $16 Bil...   [ continue reading...]

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Chhattisgarh Farmers Protest on Rail Tracks Demanding Jobs Promised by Railways

Give us appointment letters first, say over 400 farmers who were promised jobs after their land was acquired for the Dallirajhara-Rowghat-Jagdalpur rail pr...   [ continue reading...]

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