Will review our ties from strategic perspective: PM ahead of China visit

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Will review Sino-Indian ties from strategic and long-term perspective: PM Modi ahead of talks with Xi Jinping - The summit is being seen as an effort by India and China to rebuild trust and improve ties that were hit by the 73-day-long Doklam standoff last year

Pakistan foreign minister disqualified by court for holding UAE work permit

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Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif was today disqualified as a member of the parliament by the high court here for concealing details of his UAE work permit while contesting elections in 2013. A three-member special bench of the Islamabad High Court announced the verdict on a petition filed...

Mehbooba Mufti, Congress disown slain political worker in Kashmir; Omar Abdullah tweets ‘let’s just call him a NC worker’

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A former Congress and PDP leader Ghulam Nabi Patel died few minutes on way to the hospital in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district soon after suspected militants suddenly appeared in front of his Scorpio vehicle and fired multiple shots, two of them hitting his face on Wednesday. His son and two secu...

Trump administration plans to end work permits for H-1B visa spouses

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The Trump administration is planning to end allowing spouses of H1-B visa holders to work legally in the US, a top federal agency official has told lawmakers, a move that could have a devastating impact on tens of thousands of Indians. The move to end the Obama-era rule could have an impact on mo...

Congress' hand stained with Muslims' blood: Salman Khurshid

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Congress leader Salman Khurshid has said that his party’s hands were stained with the blood of Muslims, even as the Grand Old Party distanced itself from his comments. The controversial remarks by the former Union foreign minister came during an event at Aligarh Muslim University when he was aske...

PM Modi to launch Rashtriya Gramin Swaraj Abhiyan from Madhya Pradesh on April 24

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today launch the Rashtriya Gramin Swaraj Abhiyan in Mandla district of Madhya Pradesh on the National Panchayati Raj Day and also take part in the 'Aadi Mahotsav' event, showcasing heritage of tribals in the region. The Prime Minister will visit Ramnagar, the cap...