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Four-member Pakistan delegation to attend last rites of Atal Bihari Vajpayee

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) A four-member delegation from Pakistan will be attending the last rites of former Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who passed away on Thursday.According to sources, caretaker law and information minister Ali Zafar will represent Pakistan at the former PM’s funeral.Ali Zafar will be accompanied by …

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Flood toll rises to 77 in India’s Kerala state

KOCHI (Web Desk) The death toll from floods in India´s tourist hotspot of Kerala increased to 77 on Thursday, as torrential rainfall threatened new areas, officials told AFP.Over 60,000 people have now entered relief camps and the army and navy have stepped up rescue operations in the southern state, using …

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India to send manned mission to space by 2022: Modi

NEW DELHI (WebD esk) India will send a manned mission into space by 2022, Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced Wednesday in a speech to the nation.India will send into space — a man or a woman by 2022, before that if possible,” Modi said in a marathon address at the …

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Black Day in Occupied Kashmir on India’s Independence Day

SRINAGAR (Web Desk) Kashmiris on both sides of the Line of Control and the world over are observing India’s Independence Day, today, as Black Day to convey message to the international community that India continues to illegally occupy their homeland.The Black Day is being marked by a complete strike in …

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Indian PM Modi confident of bigger win in 2019 elections

MUMBAI (Web Desk) Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he would be re-elected with an even bigger majority in parliament in 2019, dismissing opposition attempts to rouse opinion against his government for failing to deliver on promises of swift economic development and more jobs for young people.Modi told the Times …

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Illegal Indian immigration to US jumps from six to 3,400

WASHINGTON: (Web Desk) Indians are one of the fastest-growing groups of illegal immigrants to the United States, travelling thousands of miles to enter the country from Mexico, the Fox News television reported on Saturday. In 2015, US authorities caught six immigrants from India trying to cross into the US from …

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Rains, landslides kill 24, displace thousands in India’s Kerala state

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) Torrential rains and landslides killed at least 24 people in southern India on Thursday, with the authorities opening the shutters of 24 water reservoirs in an unprecedented move to prevent potentially disastrous breaches, officials said.The June-September rains in Kerala state have cost 175 lives and damaged …

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One more youth martyred by Indian forces in IoK

SRINAGAR (Web Desk) Indian troops martyred one more Kashmiri youth in the Baramulla district on Thursday, the Kashmir Media Service reported.The youth was martyred during a during a cordon and search operation in the Rafiabad area of the district.Yesterday, four youngsters were martyred in occupied Kashmir taking the death toll …

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Upbeat IMF economy report welcome news for Modi

MUMBAI (Web Desk) India is to remain one of the world’s fastest-growing major economies, the International Monetary Fund said Wednesday, in welcome news for Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of elections due next year.In a wide-ranging report on Asia’s third-biggest economy, the IMF forecast GDP growth for the fiscal year …

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