Government committed to bringing triple talaq law: PM Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi his government was committed to bringing a law against the practice of triple talaq.

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UAE-based Indian girl planned to livestream suicide, saved

A 20-year-old Indian girl here upset over comments mocking her picture on social media planned to commit suicide and livestream it, but was saved in time by the police. According to a Khaleej Times report on Saturday, the cyb

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Kerala government’s dream project hits HUDCO hurdle

One of the flagship projects of the Pinarayi Vijayan government in Kerala -- Mission LIFE -- has hit a road block as HUDCO is delaying grants for the scheme, a state minister said on Saturday.

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Is Mamata Banerjee scared of the BJP?

For a leader who enjoys a huge majority in the state assembly and faces virtually no credible challenge from her opponents, Mamata Banerjee is surprisingly insecure.

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Samsung to produce 7nm microprocessors for IBM CPU

South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics has inked a deal to manufacture seven-nanometre (nm) microprocessors for US-based technology company IBM's central processing units (CPUs).

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Fourth edition of Premier Badminton League starts on Saturday with 9 teams

The fourth season of Vodafone Premier Badminton League (PBL), beginning here on Saturday, promises to be a notch higher than the previous editions with the addition of Pune 7 Aces, making it a 9-team affair.

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Mamata Banerjee government’s special development plans for vulnerable tribal groups

The West Bengal government has decided to take up a special intervention plan to fill up critical gaps in reaching the fruits of development to the particularly vulnerable tribal groups like Savar (Lodha), Birhore and Toto, a

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Climate change: India succeeds in multilateral diplomacy evolving global climate roadmap

Clearing the smoke of uncertainty over the issue of a cleaner environment, India this year succeeded in its multilateral diplomacy to evolve a roadmap for the international community to decisively address climate change.

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Severe cold wave lashes Kashmir valley, Ladakh region

A severe cold wave lashed Kashmir Valley and the Ladakh region on Saturday as Leh recorded minus 15.8 degrees Celius and the Met forecast no change in conditions for at least the next five days till Thursday.

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Imran Khan’s call to Antonio Guterres centered on Kashmir, says UN spokesperson

Radio Pakistan reported that Khan asked Guterres to send a commission of inquiry to investigate the human rights situation in Kashmir as recommended by former UN Human Rights Commissioner Zeid Ra'ad Al Hussein earlier this ye

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‘Undeclared emergency’ in India under BJP rule, says Arvind Kejriwal

The AAP also issued a statement on the matter and called the decision "unconstitutional, undemocratic and a direct attack on citizen's right to privacy".

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Goa Congress’ ‘Gandhigiri’ bid ends in FIR against BJP workers

An FIR and a counter FIR have been registered at the Panaji police station by BJP and Congress workers respectively.

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US stocks close lower as government shutdown looms

The US economic growth was revised down to 3.4 per cent in the third quarter, slower than previously estimated, said the Commerce Department on Friday.

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देश का विदेशी पूंजी भंडार 61.39 करोड़ डॉलर घटा

अंतर्राष्ट्रीय मुद्रा कोष (IMF) में देश के मौजूदा भंडार का मूल्य 1.25 करोड़ डॉलर घट कर 2.61 अरब

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P Chidambaram calls for Joint Parliamentary Committee probe into Rafale deal

Accusing the NDA government of misleading the Supreme Court, senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday demanded a Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) probe into the multi-million dollar Rafale fighter deal.

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बैंक हड़ताल: बैंकिंग सेवाओं पर हुआ असर, कई जगहों पर ठप रहे ATM; बैंक अधिकारी क्यों हैं हड़ताल पर?

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Airtel, Ericsson’s first 4G LAA trial in India hits 500Mbps download speed on mobile

Bharti Airtel and Swedish networking and telecom major Ericsson on Friday said they have achieved a download speed of over 500 Mbps on smartphones during a first-ever live 4G trial in India.

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Mumbaikars to walk for ‘toxicity-free, good food’

Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis is expected to lead the Help Our Society Health (HOSH) Walk with celebrities on Sunday morning.

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P Chidambaram calls BJP’s 8 tax rates under GST ‘stupid’

Senior Congress leader P. Chidambaram on Friday termed the BJP government's eight tax rates under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) regime "stupid idea" saying "filing GST returns has been a nightmare".

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1984 anti-Sikh riots: Delhi HC turns down Sajjan Kumar’s plea seeking more time to surrender

The Delhi High Court on Friday rejected a plea seeking more time to surrender by former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, who was given life imprisonment in an anti-Sikh riot case earlier this week.

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अमेरिका अपने 7,000 सैनिकों को अफगानिस्तान से वापस बुलाएगा

यह एक ऐसा कदम है, जिससे युद्ध की मार झेल रहे देश में अराजकता बढ़ने की आशंका बढ़ गई है.

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Global Environment Facility allocates $157 million to benefit 25 nations

The Global Environment Facility (GEF) has approved its first work program under its new four-year investment cycle, benefiting 25 countries with funding of $157.8 million.

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Jammu and Kashmir: Severe cold in valley as ‘Chillai Kalan’ sets in

The 40-day long harsh winter of 'Chillai Kalan' set in the Kashmir Valley on Friday with its full fury as minimum temperatures dropped further below the freezing point.

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Google Doodle marks Winter Solstice, shortest day of the year

This year it is particularly special as the upcoming December full moon, named the Cold Moon, will be visible in the night sky along with the Ursid meteor shower.

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