India using funding law to foil dissenting charities – U.N. experts

India using funding law to foil dissenting charities – U.N. experts NEW DELHI (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – United Nations experts on Thursday called on India to repeal a law on foreign donations to charities, accusing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government Read More …

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Rupee gains 8 paise against dollar in early trade

Rupee gains 8 paise against dollar in early trade Mumbai, Jun 17 (PTI) The rupee appreciated by 8 paise to 67.13 against the US dollar in early trade today on fresh selling of the American currency by exporters and bankers Read More …

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Sensex up 189 pts in early trade on lower CAD, trade gap

Sensex up 189 pts in early trade on lower CAD, trade gap Mumbai, Jun 17 (PTI) BSE Sensex staged a sharp recovery of 189 points to 26,714.26 in early trade today as fresh buying by investors led to widespread gains, Read More …

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Namibia assures supply of uranium to India

Namibia assures supply of uranium to India Windhoek, Jun 17 (PTI) Resource-rich Namibia today assured that it will look into “legal ways” through which its uranium can be supplied to India for peaceful nuclear use. Speaking at the State Banquet Read More …

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Pak not in favour of India-Afghan ties: Karzai

Pak not in favour of India-Afghan ties: Karzai Kabul, June 17 (ANI): Former Afghan president Hamid Karzaihas said Pakistan, which is not in favour of good relations between India and Afghanistan, wants “no bilateral trade and access to Central Asia Read More …

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I’m a Punjabi and I won’t let them down: Varun Dhawan

I’m a Punjabi and I won’t let them down: Varun Dhawan New Delhi: Even as the Udta Punjab controversy goes into another loop with the entire film being leaked online just two days prior to its release, there’s another film Read More …

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UK MP shot dead, EU referendum campaigns suspended

UK MP shot dead, EU referendum campaigns suspended Birstall: A British lawmaker died on Thursday after a shock daylight street attack, throwing campaigning for the referendum on Britain’s membership of the European Union into disarray just a week before the Read More …

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Kamal Nath had no role in anti-Sikh riots: Digvijaya Singh

Kamal Nath had no role in anti-Sikh riots: Digvijaya Singh Arni, Maharashtra, 16 June: Punjab Congress in-charge Kamal Nath resigned as he did not want the “genuine issues” plaguing the poll-bound state to get diverted amidst the politically-motivated allegations levelled Read More …

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UDTA PUNJAB: Punjab government welcome any effort at spreading awareness against drugs

UDTA PUNJAB: Punjab government welcome any effort at spreading awareness against drugs Chandigarh June 16 –  The Punjab Chief Minister Mr. Parkash Singh Badal’s Advisor on National Affairs and Media Mr. Harcharan Bains, said here this evening that  the state government “wholeheartedly welcomes any Read More …

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Ericsson launches 5G plug-ins to address 5G demand

Ericsson launches 5G plug-ins to address 5G demand Delhi, 16 June:  Swedish communication technology multinational Ericsson on Thursday launched 5G plug-ins to address diverse 5G use cases from mobile HD video, driverless buses and haptic feedback-enabled drones to fiber-equivalent residential Read More …

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