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Mizoram and Assam CMs meet Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a meeting with Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday evening at the Union Home Ministers residence. In the meeting, Shah discussed the Assam-Mizoram border issues with Zoramthanga and Sarma. The two Chief Ministers resolved to maintain peace at the border. It was […]

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Dynastic parties are matter of concern to people committed to Constitution: PM Modi

Tearing into the Opposition parties that boycotted the Constitution Day celebrations in Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said “family-run parties that have lost democratic qualities themselves cannot be expected to defend the country’s democracy. Speaking at the event, Modi asserted that the country is “not ready to listen to those who “question” the need […]

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Flood warning for parts of Australia

Flood warnings were issued on Friday for parts of New South Wales (NSW), Queensland and Victoria as emergency workers were bracing for another busy weekend following continued widespread torrential rain and thunderstorms on Australia’s east coast. Almost 30 mm of rain fell within an hour in Sydney on Thursday night as storms swept over the […]

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Kabul says to resume Taliban-US talks in Doha

Taliban spokesman, Zabihullah Mujahid has said talks between Taliban and the US would resume in Qatar’s capital Doha. “The officials of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan would resume talks and continue the talks with US representatives in line with the Doha agreement and the talks could be helpful,” Afghanistan state-run media agency quoted Mujahid as […]

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Easy moolah lures tribals to grow marijuana

Farms in interior villages of Chhota Udepur would grow paddy and millets, the staple meal of tribals. How ever, these are now surreptitiously getting replaced by majuana, a cheap contraband, often connected watt seniority. Although the tribal population may not be addicts in any firm, the lure of moolah attached to these easily available psychotropic […]