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US senators talk that they are more certain than ever after a private CIA briefing that the Saudi crown prince had a role in the murder of a journalist. In a blistering attack, Senator Lindsey Graham stated that he had “high confidence” Mohammed bin Salman was complicit in the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, BBC reported. …

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres the motivation for his “strong commitment” to climate action is rooted in the ancient Hindu scriptures, the Vedas. PM Modi and Mr. Guterres met last week on the sidelines of the G-20 Summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, where the two held meeting about climate …

If the US Stops Our Oil, Then No Oil Will Be Exported From The Gul

The United States will not be able to cease Iran exporting its oil and any move to prevent Iranian crude shipments passing through the Gulf would lead to all oil exports through the waterway being blocked, Iran’s president said on Tuesday. The United States has imposed sanctions on Iran and U.S. officials say they focus …

Misrepresented

Soon after union minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal said that Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan demanding action against his minister for his “googly remark”, the man at the receiving end of criticism said his comment was “distorted” and “misrepresented”. Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi also cleared that the remark was “strictly with reference to bilateral …

2002 Gujarat riots

The Supreme Court on Monday adjourned till January third week Zakia Jafri’s petition facing a problem of the acquittal of Narendra Modi, the chief minister of Gujarat, and various others in the 2002 Godhra riots case. Zakia Jafri is the widow of slain Congress leader Ehsan Jafri who was killed by a mob which attacked …

In the last five years, BSF

In the previous five years, the Border Security Force (BSF) in Gujarat has apprehended about 96 infiltrators on the Indo-Pakistan border. This comprises over 14 Pakistanis (till November) who have been caught trying to sneak across into Indian territory. “A pilot project of launching up a laser fence is on at a couple of places. …

AJL land allotment case

The CBI Saturday filed a charge sheet against former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, senior Congress leader Motilal Vohra and Associated Journals Limited (AJL) in connection with the addresed re-allotment of institution plot in Panchkula in Haryana. The central agency has alleged that the reallotment of land had resulted in a loss of Rs …

Mirwaiz Umar Farooq put under house arrest

Moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq was put under house arrest on Saturday as a precautionary measure and his outfit’s one-day session was foiled, a police official stated. In a tweet, Mirwaiz tweeted that the separatists were not allowed any space for any kind of political activity and posted pictures of police personnel outside …

Coal scam case

A Delhi court Friday sentenced former coal secretary H C Gupta and five others guilty of corruption and criminal conspiracy in a case relating to the allocation of coal blocks in West Bengal, PTI reported. The court has fixed December 3 for hearing of arguments on the quantum of punishment. In May last year, Gupta …

Farmers’ protest in Delhi

As mandatory as they are, the two bills are the first step. They are not a comprehensive closure of the agrarian problem. You cannot resolve the agrarian problem if you do not engage with the rights and entitlements of those who do the greatest amount of work in agriculture, which is Mahila Kisan. There was …

For Pakistan to stay together with India, it will first have to become a secular stateArmy Chief

Reacting to the statement by Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan that if France and Germany can stay together why not India and Pakistan, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat stated that for Pakistan to stay together with India, it will first have to become a secular state. General Rawat stated the statement while interacting with the …

India, China militaries should work hand in hand, says Chinese defense ministry

The militaries of China and India should “work hand in hand” for the advantage of people of the two countries, the Chinese defense ministry said Thursday, as the armies of the two countries are all established to resume joint military exercises next month after a gap of a year following the Doklam standoff. The 7th …