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Stand-off with China: Army Chief arrives in Sikkim


NEW DELHI: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat arrived in Sikkim capitol Gangtok on Thursday even as a standoff continues between Indian and Chinese troops in a sensitive sector along the Sino-India border. The Army chief intends to take stock of ...

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Indrani Mukerjea’s claim of being beaten up in Byculla jail true: Doctor


MUMBAI: Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea’s allegation of being beaten up by Byculla prison officials appears to be true, a senior medical officer of the state-run JJ Hospital said on Thursday. Indrani, booked for rioting in the women’s ...

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Cognizant delays promotions, salary hikes to October


CHENNAI: Amid talks of layoffs and tightening US visa programs, US headquartered Cognizant Technology Solutions (CTS) is gearing up for delayed hikes in salaries and promotions. While hikes and promotions are typically communicated to employees in June every year, this ...

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Pakistan slams Indo-US joint statement as being ‘singularly unhelpful’

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NEW DELHI: Islamabad has slammed the Indo-US joint statement following the Modi-Trump meet as “singularly unhelpful”, Pakistani media reported Thursday. The joint statement issued Tuesday has some of the strongest words from the US, in recent times, on terror originating ...

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Lalu Prasad’s sense of humour rubs off on his Rashtriya Janata Dal

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NEW DELHI: Lalu Prasad’s sense of humour appears to have rubbed off on his Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) which today tweeted a hilariously-captioned picture of a Union minister “inaugurating an irrigation project” in a most unusual fashion. “Amid tight security, ...

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With 42 killed, bloodiest Ramzan in Kashmir in years


SRINAGAR: At least 42 people, including nine policemen, were killed in Kashmir in June in what could be the bloodiest Ramzan in the Valley in recent years. The toll includes 27 terrorists and six civilian deaths. A senior police officer ...

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Election Commission to continue hearing office of profit case against AAP MLAs


NEW DELHI: In a setback for the AAP government in Delhi, the Election Commission has ruled+ that the disqualification case proceedings against 20 AAP MLAs for allegedly holding office of profit as parliamentary secretaries will continue despite the Delhi High ...

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Foreign secretary Jaishankar meets US secretary of state Rex Tillerson

Foreign secretary Jaishankar meets US secretary of state Rex Tillerson

WASHINGTON: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Washington visit would strengthen the Indo-US relationship and help advance the common interest in fighting terrorism and promoting economic growth, secretary of state Rex Tillerson has told foreign secretary S Jaishankar here. Secretary Tillerson met ...

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Around 100 people feared buried in China landslide: State media


BEIJING: Chinese authorities launched a frantic search for around 100 people feared buried after a landslide smashed through a mountain village in southwest Sichuan province on Saturday, local authorities said. Some 40 homes in the village of Xinmo were swallowed ...

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