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Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

‘Jai Shri Ram’ should not be forced: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Naqvi made the remarks while referring to the recent incident where 24-year-old Tabrez Ansari was lynched by a mob in Saraikela Kharsawan...Read More

Mike Pompeo visit to India very important: S Jaishankar

Mike Pompeo visit to India very important: S Jaishankar

Jaishankar told reporters at the state BJP headquarters that New Delhi was handling several sensitive diplomatic issues and the "present ...Read More

India expects US will grant waiver on S-400 Russia deal

India expects US will grant waiver on S-400 Russia deal

India is of the firm view that the waiver can be granted by the US government as it meets the requirements prescribed in the American leg...Read More

Copa America: Japan, Ecuador do Paraguay favour

Uruguay, meanwhile, topped Group C as Edinson Cavani's goal eight minutes from time gave them a 1-0 win over champions Chile, who also qu...Read More

Women's World Cup: USA, Sweden in last eight

Women's World Cup: USA, Sweden in last eight

On another day in the limelight for VAR, Sweden's goalkeeper Hedvig Lindahl made a brilliant second-half penalty save as her country edge...Read More

Norway's sovereign wealth fund allowed to again invest in Walmart

Norway's sovereign wealth fund allowed to again invest in Walmart

The Norwegian fund, which manages more than USD 1 trillion in assets, withdrew from the American retail giant in 2006 "based on an assess...Read More

EU to sign trade deal with Vietnam

"Beyond the clear economic benefits, this deal also aims to strengthen respect for human rights as well as protecting the environment and...Read More

Iran and US trade barbs ahead of new sanctions

Iran and US trade barbs ahead of new sanctions

Both nations say they want to avoid going to war, but tensions have spiralled, shooting down of a US drone by Iran in the Gulf

China demands FedEx account for undelivered Huawei package in new spat

China demands FedEx account for undelivered Huawei package in new spat

The ongoing tussle between the two firms comes as Beijing and Washington face off in a trade war

George Soros

'Tax us more,' US billionaires say

"A wealth tax could help address the climate crisis, improve the economy, improve health outcomes, fairly create opportunity, and strengt...Read More

Canada cryptocurrency exchange founder stole funds before death: audit

Canada cryptocurrency exchange founder stole funds before death: audit

A trustee's audit of bankrupt Canadian cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX has discovered that its late founder siphoned millions of dolla...Read More

Dera followers cremate murdered accused

Dera followers cremate murdered accused

Earlier in the day, Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh ordered the constitution of a Special Investigation Team (SIT) to investigate t...Read More

Congress dissolves UP district committees

IANS had on June 20 reported that the Congress was considering dissolution of its district committees in Uttar Pradesh.

After 13 years, schools in a Naxal-hit village in Sukma reopen

After 13 years, schools in a Naxal-hit village in Sukma reopen

Jagargunda villagers had left their homes in fear after the launch of the Salwa Judum, the erstwhile anti-Naxal movement, in 2005-06.

Government changes but issues of manhandling remains: Congress

Government changes but issues of manhandling remains: Congress

Taking a swipe at the BJP government, Congress media in-charge Randeep Singh Surjewala tweeted: "Government changes, but issues of econom...Read More

Copa America: Argentina, Uruguay, Peru make cut

Already-qualified Colombia beat Paraguay 1-0 in the other Group B match to secure a place in the last eight for both Peru, who finished t...Read More

Jos Buttler is the new MS Dhoni, says Justin Langer

Jos Buttler is the new MS Dhoni, says Justin Langer

They next face arch-rivals Australia at Lord's on Tuesday, with the reigning champions in fine form after winning five of their six pool ...Read More

England's World Cup nerve faces Australia test

England's World Cup nerve faces Australia test

Tuesday's match at Lord's was always going to be a showpiece occasion, but it has been given added spice by England's 20-run loss to Sri ...Read More

Mumbai-Ahmedabad bullet train project: 54,000 mangroves on 13 hectares of land will be affected; Minister

He was replying to a question raised by Shiv Sena legislator Maneesha Kayande in the state Legislative Council.

Journalist wins RedInk Award for Aadhaar expose

Journalist wins RedInk Award for Aadhaar expose

By running a series of stings, the journalist was able to raise serious doubts about the claims by the government that the Aadhar data st...Read More