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India’s first bullet train project fast-tracks Japanese ties

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) Japan’s Prime Minister Shinzo Abe on Thursday inaugurated India’s first bullet train project ─ a $19 billion line in the home state of Indian leader Narendra Modi intended to revitalise the country’s vast but dilapidated network.The initiative is seen as emblematic of fast warming relations between …

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India calls Rohingya refugees ‘threat to national security’

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) The Indian government on Thursday told the Supreme Court that Rohingya refugees were “a threat to national security”, pushing back against condemnation of its plans to deport them.India’s top court is hearing a challenge to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government’s decision to deport Rohingya Muslims, filed …

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India submits pleadings to ICJ in spy Jadhav’s case

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) India’s Foreign Ministry on Wednesday confirmed the country had submitted its written pleadings to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the case of Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav who was arrested by Pakistan in 2016.In May 2017, India moved the UN’s top court against Pakistan after …

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Indian forces kill two suspected militants, capture one in Kashmir

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) Indian forces have killed two suspected militants and captured another in an overnight gun battle in the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir, triggering protests from locals.Police said a brief gunfight broke out with the militants in the early hours of Monday after Indian forces surrounded the …

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Indian forces detain five Pakistani fishermen

THATTA (WeB Desk) Violating Pakistan’s territorial waters, Indian Border Security Forces (IBSF) stormed into Harami Dhoro Creek along coastal town of Jati in Sujawal district, resorted to intense firing, and took away five fishermen, seized their catch and 17 fishing boats and other valuables in two incidents on Wednesday and …

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Anti-Modi Twitter campaign trends in India following journalist’s murder

NEW DELHI (Web Desk) A campaign was launched against Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Twitter after reports surfaced that the premier was following accounts on the social media platform that celebrated the murder of Indian journalist Gauri Lankesh,reported Al Jazeera.Lankesh,a known critic of right-wing groups and Sangh organisations, was …

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7 dead, dozens feared trapped in Mumbai building collapse

NEW DEHLI (Web Desk) At least seven people died and dozens were feared trapped when a building collapsed in India’s financial capital of Mumbai Thursday,after days of heavy rain swamped the city.Rescuers using diggers sifted through the remains of the four-storey residential building which gave way around 08:40am in the …

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40 people feared trapped in Mumbai building collapse after heavy rains

MUMBAI: (Web Desk) Rescuers are desperately searching for up to 40 people feared to be trapped inside a building which collapsed in India’s financial capital of Mumbai on Thursday, an official said. One person has been confirmed dead. The four-storey residential building gave way around 08:40am in the densely populated …

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