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Syria offers tax relaxations to Indian firms at trade fair

Reciprocating India’s continuous support to Syria, the country has allowed tax relaxations and special provisions for Indian companies willing to...

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BJP MP who asked over 900 questions says it’s a ‘healthy practice’

Dr Heena Vijaykumar Gavit  from Nandurbar constituency in Maharashtra is the only MP from the BJP to ask so many...

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Buddhists, Muslims sign peace pledge in Zanskar

Amid long standing communal tensions between Buddhists and Muslims in Zanskar in Jammu and Kashmir, a pledge signed by representatives...

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Mineral sand mining industry in AP looks for govt support

Even as the “heavy mineral sand mining” industry holds potential to significantly contribute to the “Make In India” initiative, lack...

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Congress in a spot as SP, BSP demand package deals

‘They intend to win with the help of Congress’ vote bank and use these wins to demand a bigger role...

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Indian doctors creating umbilical-cord blood banks

‘If a child contracts a blood disease, then his own blood cannot cure it. He or she will need cord...

Vehicles travel on a highway as the first Beijing-to-Tibet train passes along the Qinghai-Tibet rail..

China issues white paper on Tibet environment

The white paper is being seen as an acceptance of the environmental challenges that China faces in Tibet.   While...

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Congress plans to be in alliance with regional parties in four states

In the hope of leading a united front against the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government at...

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‘we’re mediation centres, not shariat courts’

People working in the centres say the decision given by the ‘chair’ in the Darul Qaza is not binding.  ...

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‘Centre didn’t issue advisory on Ajmer’

S.N. Chishty of the Ajmer Dargah reacts to the controversy over naming him as heir.   During the 306th Urs...

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Scholars divided on whether mosques are integral to Islam

While the Supreme Court takes a decision on whether mosques are integral to Islam or not, academicians and religious scholars...

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‘Sonia may pave way for Priyanka to contest from Rae Bareli’

Congress circles are abuzz with speculation that Sonia Gandhi, currently a Member of Parliament from Rae Bareli, might not seek...

Wuhan: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping inside a house boat, in Wuhan on April 28, 2018. (Photo: IANS/PIB)

Wuhan spirit expected to prevail at BRICS summit

The unprecedented “bonhomie” surrounding the informal Wuhan summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping has given...

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‘More women will go to court against polygamy’

Sameena Begum, the main petitioner in the case against polygamy and nikah-halala, says ‘threatening me is not going to work’....

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Congress won’t have CM face for Rajasthan polls

Contenders to CM post are too many and the party does not want to aggravate factionalism by declaring a CM...

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Panel will investigate harassment charge against NSUI chief

The investigation committee set up by the National Students’ Union of India (NSUI), the Congress’ students wing, will hold a...

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Women’s reservation bill remains a distant dream

Of the 543 MPs elected in the 16th Lok Sabha, 62 are women. This is the highest number of women...

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Mary Kom will be ‘Tribes India’ brand ambassador

With her roots in Manipur tribes, the Olympic boxer agreed to promote TRIFED products free of cost.   The Tribal...

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Applications invited from teachers for CBSE awards

The earlier procedure was manual and conducted at the regional level.   For the first time, the Central Board of...

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Congress, BJP eyeing regional parties in Mizoram

In the run-up to the state Assembly elections, both Congress and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) are eyeing regional parties...

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CIC green light to DU law students

Students can now get access to their answer sheets under RTI Act.   The Central Information Commission (CIC) has directed...

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National Digital Library aims to add 3cr users in a year

Books to be made available free of cost, even as copyright challenges remain.   The initiative of the Ministry of...

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Draft ‘Action Plan on Women’s Safety’ submitted to MHA

The draft will not be made public since it is still at a primary stage, an official said.   The...

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Abandoned wives seek time-bound prosecution of NRI husbands

‘Any NRI who abandons his wife should be punished with his property in India being confiscated’.   As many as...