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India's Handloom sector signifies our rich, diverse cultural heritage: Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday greeted the people on National Handloom Day ...


Rahul Gandhi pays tribute to Rabindranath Tagore on his death anniversary

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Sunday paid tribute to Indian poet and philosopher Rabindranath ...


EC issues 'Certification of Election' to next VP Jagdeep Dhankhar

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar and Election Commissioner Anup Chandra Pandey jointly signed the ...


BSP supremo congratulates Jagdeep Dhankhar after being elected as Vice President

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India], August 7 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Sunday congratulated former West Bengal Governor ...


Margaret Alva congratulates Dhankar, says support to BJP damaged credibility of some opposition parties

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): After the results of the vice presidential elections were declared on Saturday, Opposition's Vice-Presidential ...


Paramilitary jawan opens fire on colleagues at Kolkata museum, one dead

Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 7 (ANI): A Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel was shot dead while another was ...


President Murmu congratulates Dhankhar, says country will benefit from his rich experience in public life

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): President Droupadi Murmu has congratulated Jagdeep Dhankhar on being elected as the country's 14th ...


Congratulations and wishes pour in after Jagdeep Dhankhar wins vice presidential elections

New Delhi [India], August 7 (ANI): Wishes poured in after the former Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was on Saturday elected ...


PM Modi, BJP chief Nadda arrive at newly-elected Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar's residence

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met Vice-President elect Jagdeep Dhankhar soon after his ...


'Kisan putra', lawyer and leader with grassroots connect, Jagdeep Dhankhar is India's new Vice President

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Former West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar, who was elected as India's 14th Vice President ...


Jagdeep Dhankhar elected India's new Vice President, defeats Opposition candidate Margaret Alva by 346 votes

New Delhi [India], August 6 (ANI): Former West Bengal Governor Jagdeep Dhankhar was on Saturday elected as India's new Vice ...


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No investigation of killing drug dealers, says Philippines' Marcos

Manila, Philippines: Amidst plans to resume an investigation into the Philippines' bloody "War on Drugs," President Ferdinand Marcos Jr ruled ...

Arrested at Windsor Castle in 2021, UK man charged with Treason Act

LONDON, England: Prosecutors and police have charged a 20-year-old man, arrested in December 2021 with a crossbow while on the ...

As Russian gas dwindles, Germany to continue using nuclear power

BERLIN: Germany: A debate is raging in Germany over whether it should decommission its three remaining nuclear power plants as ...

New Zealand celebrates as all borders reopen since start of Covid

WELLINGTON, New Zealand: After being shut since March 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic, New Zealand's borders fully re-opened to ...

Iranians, Afghans clash again at common border

TEHRAN, Iran: This week, Iranian media reported that the country's border guards clashed with the Afghan Taliban in the latest ...

Military uses Russian-made aircraft in civilian attacks: Myanmar Witness

LONDON, UK - Myanmar's military has been accused of using Russian-made Yak-130 aircraft with ground attack capability against civilians to ...

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US considers rules for refunds to air passengers suffering delays

WASHINGTON D.C.: The U.S. Transportation Department said it could require airlines to offer passengers a refund if their flight schedules ...

US baseball teams to play for UK crowd in London in 2023

LONDON, England: In 2023, America's Major League Baseball is set to return to London for the first time since 2019, ...

American credit card debt rises, along with cost of living

NEW YORK CITY, New York: A New York Federal Reserve report released this week indicated that Americans are struggling to ...

New York State fines Robinhood Crypto $30 million

NEW YORK CITY, New York: The Department of Financial Services of New York State said it has fined the crypto ...

U.S. stocks in disarray despite fall in unemployment to 3.5 percent

NEW YORK, New York - Wall Street was in disarray Friday despite positive news on the employment front which sent ...

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Due to increasing gold sales, India opens first bullion exchange

DELHI, India: In a bid to bring transparency to the gold market, India, the world's second largest consumer of gold, ...


India seeks to end use of MIG-21's, purchases western aircraft

DELHI, India: India will ground all of its Soviet-era Russian MiG-21 fighter jets by 2025, according to reports in the ...


India reports 49 dead in lightning strikes, over 700 dead since April

UTTAR PRADESH, India: Police in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh have said that seven people, mostly farmers, were killed ...


Google Maps finally given permission to offer Street View in India

DELHI, India: Eleven years after its first attempt was curtailed by regulatory issues, Google Maps launched its Street View service ...


RBI Governor says, 50 bps rate hike is the new normal across the world

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], August 5 (ANI): The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Shaktikanta Das on Friday said 50 basis ...


Indraprastha raises gas prices in Delhi NCR for second time in 2 weeks

New Delhi [India], August 5 (ANI): Gas distribution company Indraprastha Gas has raised prices for piped cooking gas by Rs ...


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