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Cabinet nod for Indo-Bangla pact on human trafficking
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New Delhi: Ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Dhaka, the Union Cabinet on Saturday approved signing of a pact between the two countries to prevent human trafficking and ways to reintegrate the victims with their families. The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Modi, has approved signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on prevention of human trafficking...
Court grants exemption to Kejriwal in protest case   
New Delhi: A court here on Saturday granted exemption to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal from personal appearance in a case related to protest outside former Delhi chief minister Sheila Dikshit's residence in December 2012.Besides Kejriwal, other Aam Aadmi Paty (AAP) leaders have also been granted exemption from personal appearance. Metropolitan Magistrate Dheeraj Mittal allowed...
Won't take blame for crisis, says Myanmar   29 May, 2015
Bangkok: Myanmar insisted it was not to blame for Southeast Asia's latest influx of "boat people" at a regional crisis meeting on Friday, as the United States said thousands of vulnerable migrants adrift at sea needed urgent rescue.More than 3,000 migrants have landed in Indonesia and Malaysia since Thailand launched a crackdown on human trafficking gangs this month. About 2,600 are...
No intentions to run Delhi govt: Rajnath   29 May, 2015
New Delhi: In the midst of the ongoing stand-off between the Delhi Lt Governor and the AAP government, the Centre on Friday said it has no intention to run the city government through anyone but is conscious of its constitutional responsibility and committed to uphold it. "We have no intentions to run the Delhi government through anyone. Let them run the government. We just want to uphold...
12 jailed for injecting water into cattle   30 May, 2015
Beijing: Twelve people have been sentenced to varying prison terms by a Chinese court for injecting water into cattle before slaughtering to increase their weight and make more profit. They were sentenced to between six months and two years for manufacturing and selling fake goods between March 2014 and May 2014, Rui'an People's Court in east China's Zhejiang Province said. The...
DRDO scientists welcome appointment of new chief   29 May, 2015
British schoolgirls who fled to Syria contact family   28 May, 2015
Student group ban: HRD ministry denies any role   29 May, 2015
Modi is the last word in government: Jaitley   30 May, 2015
NHRC recommends CBI probe into Chittoor encounter   29 May, 2015
BJP distances from Rijiju's beef remarks   27 May, 2015
One killed in suicide blast outside Lahore stadium   30 May, 2015
Committed to one rank one pension: Modi   30 May, 2015
Militants kill 20 passengers in Pakistan   30 May, 2015
There can't be restrictions on food: Rijiju   27 May, 2015
Coal secretary hid facts from Manmohan, CBI tells court   29 May, 2015
MHA notification: SC notice to Delhi government   29 May, 2015
No conflict with any state government: Rajnath   29 May, 2015
Nuclear power generation set to restart in Japan   27 May, 2015
Mamata to join Modi on Bangla trip   28 May, 2015
IS settles into Ramadi, but the lull unlikely to last   29 May, 2015
Not against student's freedom of expression: IIT Madras   29 May, 2015
37,850 registrations as admissions begin at DU   28 May, 2015
One lakh Digital Lockers opened in 100 days   29 May, 2015
Class X results: Girls outperform boys   28 May, 2015
Manjhi meets Modi, fuels speculation of tie-up with BJP   29 May, 2015
Free at last   23 May, 2015
Girls outshine boys in Class 10 CBSE exam   28 May, 2015
Pakistan executes eight death row convicts   28 May, 2015
Supreme Court will re-hear plea on Delhi bureaucrats   28 May, 2015
US military accidentally sends live Anthrax to lab   28 May, 2015
Delhi assembly passes resolution against Centre's order   27 May, 2015
Pakistan, US to hold nuclear, strategic talks   28 May, 2015
Modi running an over-centralised govt: Chidambaram   28 May, 2015
25 Indians among 49 spelling bee semifinalists   28 May, 2015
Swedish daily warned to edit Bofors references by President   27 May, 2015
After attack, Manmohan meets Modi   27 May, 2015
Modi, Hasina may jointly open 'border haat'   28 May, 2015
Saudi-led coalition airstrikes kill 40   28 May, 2015
US not considering extending Iran n-talks   28 May, 2015
People-smuggling camps: Malaysia detains 12 cops   27 May, 2015
Pak should help tackle terror: Rajnath   24 May, 2015
Manmohan 'lying with a straight face': BJP   27 May, 2015
AAP holds protest against Modi govt   27 May, 2015
Stop meddling in India's affairs: Rajnath to Pak   27 May, 2015
'Don't use environment to kick away poor's development ladder'   27 May, 2015
Greenpeace can operate two domestic accounts: Court   27 May, 2015
Israel warns Hamas over rocket attack   27 May, 2015
IS seizes last Syria-Iraq border crossing   22 May, 2015
Never misused public office: Manmohan Singh   27 May, 2015
Increasing number of Indians studying in China   25 May, 2015
Modi govt diluted ACB powers: Kejriwal   25 May, 2015
Pakistan executes seven death-row convicts   27 May, 2015
Four militants killed in Kabul   27 May, 2015
Israel strikes Gaza in response to rocket attack   27 May, 2015
Biden tries to smooth Iraq ties after Pentagon outburst   26 May, 2015
'Achche din' not for those who looted nation: Modi   25 May, 2015
Mum 'abandons' kids to join Islamic State   26 May, 2015
Economy rejuvenated, trust in govt restored: PM   26 May, 2015
US vows to help Iraq retake lost territories   26 May, 2015
My govt pro-poor, means 'bure din' for corrupt: Modi   26 May, 2015
2 dead, over 100 injured as train derails   25 May, 2015
Home ministry notification shows BJP is nervous: Kejriwal   22 May, 2015
Ex-Chechen policeman among 2 charged for Nemtsov killing   09 March, 2015
Decision to ban documentary has backfired: US group   07 March, 2015
Wickremesinghe justifies shooting of Indian fishermen   07 March, 2015
Militants kill five in attack on restaurant in Mali capital   07 March, 2015
SC to hear Manmohan Singh's plea on April 1   27 March, 2015
Airlines introduce two-person cockpit rule after Alps crash   27 March, 2015
Co-pilot deliberately crashed plane: Officials   26 March, 2015
CBI files closure report in case against Tytler   25 March, 2015
Air strikes kill militants allied with Pak Taliban   25 March, 2015
'DD, AIR archives should be made available'   25 March, 2015
Iran condemns Saudi strikes in Yemen   26 March, 2015
Pilot locked out of cockpit before Germanwings crash: Report   26 March, 2015
Saudi Arabia launches strike in Yemen   26 March, 2015
MP Governor's son found dead   25 March, 2015
Yemen prez flees home as rebels advance   25 March, 2015
IS claims responsibility for Libya bomb attacks   25 March, 2015
Naval plane crash: One rescued, two missing   25 March, 2015
Curiosity rover detects life-supporting nitrogen on Mars   25 March, 2015
'Sending V.K. Singh to Pakistan Day 'calibrated decision''   25 March, 2015
Order bringing AGI's office under RTI stayed   25 March, 2015
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