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Iran’s Khamenei says ‘negotiations with US useless’

Iran’s Khamenei says ‘negotiations with US useless’

Tehran: Iran’s supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Saturday that negotiations with the United States are “useless” because it does not abide by agreements. “As I have previously said, we cannot trust in the words of the United States and even in their signature, so negotiations with the United States are useless,” Khamenei told a […]

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Independent candidate commits suicide ahead of Pak polls

Independent candidate commits suicide ahead of Pak polls

Lahore: An independent candidate contesting in Pakistan’s July 25 polls to Parliament and the provincial assembly from the Punjab province has reportedly committed suicide over a dispute with his sons, a media report said today. Mirza Mohammad Ahmed Mughal was contesting from NA-103 and PP-103 constituencies in Faisalabad as an independent candidate. He reportedly shot […]

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Day after PM hug, Rahul says only love and compassion can build a nation

Day after PM hug, Rahul says only love and compassion can build a nation

New Delhi: A day after creating a splash in the Lok Sabha by hugging Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress president Rahul Gandhi today said that only way to build a nation was by harnessing love and compassion of people. He said yesterday’s debate in Parliament on the no-confidence motion was about the prime minister using […]

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Rahul Gandhi has seriously hurt image of Indian politician before the world: Jaitley

Rahul Gandhi has seriously hurt image of Indian politician before the world: Jaitley

New Delhi: Accusing Rahul Gandhi of “concocting” a conversation with French President Emmanuel Macron, Union Minister Arun Jaitley today said the Congress President has seriously hurt the image of an Indian politician before the world at large. Participating in the debate on ‘no-confidence motion’ in the Lok Sabha yesterday Gandhi said that Macron told him […]

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Man lynched in Rajasthan’s Alwar on suspicion of smuggling cows

Man lynched in Rajasthan’s Alwar on suspicion of smuggling cows

Jaipur: A man was allegedly lynched by a group of people on suspicion that he was smuggling cows in Alwar district of Rajasthan, a police official said today. Akbar Khan, 28, and another man were taking two cows to their village in Haryana through a forest area near Lalawandi in Alwar district last night, when […]

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Over 20 Indian-origin persons sentenced in massive call center scam in US

Over 20 Indian-origin persons sentenced in massive call center scam in US

New York: Over 20 Indian-origin persons have been sentenced up to 20 years in prison in the US for their involvement in a multimillion-dollar India-based call center scam which defrauded thousands of American citizens of hundreds of millions of dollars. The prison sentences for the 21 people convicted this week ranges from 4 to 20 […]

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No trust motion against Modi govt in LS defeated; PM and Rahul locked in intense faceoff

No trust motion against Modi govt in LS defeated; PM and Rahul locked in intense faceoff

New Delhi: The no confidence motion against the Narendra Modi government was tonight decisively defeated after an acrimonious debate in the Lok Sabha that witnessed political gamesmanship with Rahul Gandhi hugging the prime minister who hit back saying he was in a hurry to unseat him and grab his chair. A total of 325 MPs […]

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Abstain from making childish statements: Modi on Rahul’s comments on national security issues

Abstain from making childish statements: Modi on Rahul’s comments on national security issues

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hit back at Congress President Rahul Gandhi for accusations against the government on national security issues and asked him to abstain from ”childish statements” such as describing surgical strikes as ‘jumla” (rhetoric slogan). During the no-confidence motion against the Modi government in Lok Sabha, Gandhi had earlier in […]

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No-trust vote a result of Oppn arrogance: Modi

No-trust vote a result of Oppn arrogance: Modi

New Delhi: Dubbing the no-trust vote against his government a result of the opposition’s “arrogance”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today urged all parties to dismiss the move and accused the Congress of working with the mindset of ‘Modi hatao’ (remove Modi). Responding to a day-long debate on the no-confidence motion, he said some people are […]

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Pak identifies Mastung suicide bomber as ‘jihadist’ who fought in Afghanistan

Pak identifies Mastung suicide bomber as ‘jihadist’ who fought in Afghanistan

Karachi: A ‘jihadist’ who moved to Afghanistan two years ago to fight foreign forces has been identified as the suicide bomber who killed 149 people at an election meeting in Pakistan’s troubled Balochistan province last week, authorities said. Deputy Inspector General Counter-Terrorism Department Aitzaz Ahmed Goraya said the bomber was identified as Hafeez Nawaz, a […]

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