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Why abrogation of the Indus Waters Treaty sucks

'Make no mistake, depriving water deliberately to a nation of 190 million people is a repugnant idea.''The world community won't forgive us,' warns Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar. Yashwant Sinha,......

PHOTOS: Rajasthan forts, Mt Fuji on the World Heritage List

United Nations' World Heritage Committee, during its 37th session held in Cambodia from 16-17 June, decided to include 19 new cultural and natural properties on the prestigious World Heritage List.......

Indian rescue team's plan of action for Japan

As the nuclear crisis in quake-hit Japan escalates, nations across the world rush to its rescue. Search teams from United States and Britain have been serving in Japan for days now and India will......

World condemns Israel's midsea mayhem

United Nations members and officials came out in strong condemnation of Israel's attack on a humanitarian flotilla headed to the Gaza strip on Monday, with its chief Ban Ki Moon seeking a 'full......

Today, over 1 billion people are hungry: UN chief

United Nations chief Ban Ki-Moon on Monday said the presence of one billion hungry people in the world was unacceptable and noted that farmers are the 'heart and soul' of food security and poverty......

How to fix India's housing problem

Surendra Hiranandani -- chairman and managing director, House of Hiranandani -- explains what ails India's housing sector and indicates the way forward. Photograph: Reuters India has witnessed......

'Like any great leader, Modi demands performance'

'We are making a transition from governance to campaign mode.''The speed of execution is picking up,' Union Minister Jayant Sinha tells Arindam Majumder and Nivedita Mookerji.Illustration: Dominic......

At 1st ISA meet, Modi presents 10-point action plan

IMAGE: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and French President Emmanuel Macron at the International Solar Alliance Founding Conference in New Delhi on Sunday. Photograph: Press Information Bureau......

India needs to shoot for 10pc growth target

Policy discussions now should urgently focus on the road map for serious economic and institutional reforms to put India on a sustained high growth trajectory like the Chinese economy, says Jayanta......

Solar industry in search of brighter business

Import curbs on Chinese panels and modules may help, but low demand and capacity remain problem areas, says Shreya Jai. IMAGE: India’s current solar power installed capacity is 10,000 MW.......

'I don't do the Bollywood stuff'

'To jump from Madras Cafe to Piku to PINK to October, it takes time...' IMAGE: Banita Sandhu. Photograph: Kind courtesy Banita Sandhu/Instagram Banita Sandhu -- who was born and raised in the......

'The problem is that people in our country get used to bad news'

Kadvi Hawa has some very bad news for us all. A timid, old man walks barefoot on a parched piece of land. Dressed in a white dhoti, he has no use for a shirt that gets drenched in his sweat. The......

Sports Shorts: FC Goa move closer to semi-final spot

A summary of sports events and sports persons, who made news on Wednesday Goa score first ever win against ATK IMAGE: FC Goa stay in semi-final hunt. Photograph: ISL Media Manuel Lanzarote struck......

Sports Shorts: Kasatkina upsets Muguruza, sets up Dubai final with Svitolina

A summary of sports events and sports persons who made news on Friday. IMAGE: Russia's Daria Kasatkina survived three match-points before beating Garbine Muguruza of Spain. Photograph: Satish......

What's hot at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Anti-NKorea protesters burn flags before opening ceremony IMAGE: Police try to extinguish burnt portraits of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un during an anti-North Korea protest before the opening......

PHOTOS: Substitute Ronaldo rescues Portugal; Matuidi puts France in control

Images from the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifying matches played on Saturday:Substitute Ronaldo rescues Portugal IMAGE: Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates with his Portugal team mates after scoring a goal.......

PHOTOS: Rohit, Dhoni lift India to series-clinching win

IMAGE: Rohit Sharma, left, with Mahendra Singh Dhoni during the third ODI in Pallekele. Photograph: Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters Rohit Sharma once again showed his class in the limited overs format......
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BJP leader

Rohingyas should not live in India and neither should those who sympathise with them, Bharatiya Janata Party leader Vinay Katiyar said on Thursday,... ...

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City remembers arena bomb victims

[United Kingdom], May 23 (ANI): About 3,500 choir singers have come together to lead a chorus of amateur voices for a mass sing-along as Manchester... ...

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UNHRC asked to save, protect Pakistani Christians

[United States]/ Geneva [Switzerland], May 22 (ANI): A legal submission has been made to the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) to save... ...

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India on path of development of tax collection, domestic capabilities

Lucknow: The United Nations Organisation's (UNO) goal number 17 refers to the development and utilisation of its resources for the continuous... ...

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China's war against Islam

Hong Kong: There has been a sharp uptick in government-backed persecution of Christianity and other religions in China, but none are currently... ...

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