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Drawing lessons from its earlier battle with SARS, China has worked out an agile response to the Ebola virus, including dispatch of health workers to West Africa — a move that could also yield substantial diplomatic dividends in a geopolitically con
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A fast-track court here handed down life imprisonment to five men involved in the 2010 abduction and gang-rape of a 30-year-old BPO employee near Dhaula Kuan in Delhi. This jail term was needed to “keep them away from society for as long as possible,
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Taking cognisance of National Investigation Agency (NIA) allegedly deploying a 14-year-old boy to carry bags containing hand grenades in Bardhaman district on October 16, West Bengal Minister for Women and Child Development Shashi Panja said a report has b
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BJP leader Subramanian Swamy has asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to confer the Bharat Ratna on Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa for eliminating the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam. In his letter, Dr. Swamy said that the LTTE was eliminated becau
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To popularise Indian system of medicine abroad, the Centre will host a four-day World Ayurveda Congress in the Capital from November 6 to 9. To be inaugurated by the Prime Minister, the conference will be attended by delegates and Health Ministers from 24
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Victim succumbs to burns after unidentified person attacked her A woman suffered critical burns inside the compartment of a halted train at the Kannur railway station here on Monday morning in a suspected attack by an unidentified person. She succumbed t
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Rahul Gandhi before wrapping up his two-day tour of the Cyclone Hudhud affected areas on Monday visited the permanent photo exhibition set up in the memory of his father former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi here. He along with AICC general secretary Digvija
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In Nagaland, the ruling Naga People’s Front (NPF) has won the by-election to the Northern Angami-II Assembly seat, results for which were declared on Monday. NPF candidate Neiphrezo Keditso defeated his nearest Bharatiya Janata Party rival Visasolie
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My comments have been wrongly interpreted, says Nirmala Sitharaman Union Minister of State for Commerce Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday denied reports that the Centre was contemplating a new policy to regulate online retailers. She also clarified that she
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After Madison Square Garden in New York, it will be the historic Melbourne Cricket Grounds Prime Minister Narendra Modi will outdo his multi-event programme in the U.S. when he visits Australia next month for a four-day, four-city visit where he will ad
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