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  10 Aug 2020

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China sends fighter jets to Taiwan amid US health chief's visit

China, which considers Taiwan to be a part of its terriroty, had promised unspecified retaliation to the US' plan to visit Taiwan

10 Aug 2020 3:29 PM

Former President Pranab Mukherjee tests positive for COVID-19

On a visit to the hospital for a separate procedure, I have tested positive for COVID19 today, he tweeted

10 Aug 2020 1:57 PM

Belarus' leader wins sixth term with over 80% of votes

Human rights group says over 100 protesters are detained, who claim the elections are rigged

10 Aug 2020 1:52 PM

Clerics protest after cop thrashes Madrasa teacher during lockdown in Muzaffarnagar

Several clerics have filed the complaint and demanded strict action against the sub-inspector

10 Aug 2020 1:39 PM

FIR against Congress leader Jitu Patwari for tampering PM’s bhoomi pujan photo

The Congress leader however said he had not made any derogatory or offensive remarks against the PM

10 Aug 2020 12:51 PM

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Mauritius races to contain oil spill, protect coastline

An estimated 1 ton of oil from the Japanese ship’s cargo of 4 tons has already escaped into the sea, officials say

10 Aug 2020 12:40 PM

PM launches 2,300-km undersea cable project to boost Andamans internet connectivity

Modi said that the role of Andaman and Nicobar Islands is very crucial and it is going to be enhanced further under India's Act-East policy

10 Aug 2020 12:31 PM

Peace talks between Centre, NSCN (IM) and NNPGs to conclude by September

Government already rejected the demand for a separate flag and constitution for Nagaland, the sources said

10 Aug 2020 11:46 AM

US health chief offers Taiwan 'strong' support in landmark visit

Washington had broken off official ties with Taiwan in 1979 in favour of Beijing

10 Aug 2020 11:30 AM

Japan's legacy of forced labor haunts ties with neighbors

Survivors of the camps, their families and supporters are still seeking compensation and atonement for the labour and suffering

10 Aug 2020 11:01 AM

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Another BJP leader killed by terrorists in J&K's Budgam, party leaders tender resignations

Hours after Abdul Hamid Najar was shot by militants, four BJP leaders in Jammu and Kashmir's Budgam resigned from the party on Sunday

10 Aug 2020 10:53 AM

Renewed Lebanon protests as pressure mounts on government

Apart from several MPs, Lebanon's information minister and environment minister both announced their resignations on Sunday

10 Aug 2020 10:30 AM

Clashes in Belarus as president claims a big election win

Thousands of opposition supporters quickly took to the streets of the capital to protest what they saw as official manipulation of the vote

10 Aug 2020 10:00 AM

Sanjay Dutt is fine, showing no COVID symptoms: Hospital

The 61-year-old actor has now been shifted from ICU to the normal ward and is expected to be discharged from the hospital in a day or two

10 Aug 2020 9:40 AM

The US visit to Taiwan: What's all the fuss about?

China is sensitive to any move that could amount to official recognition of Taiwan, such as when Tsai spoke to Trump after his election

10 Aug 2020 9:23 AM

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RIL-Aramco deal: Still working on deal to invest in Reliance, says Aramco CEO

We at Reliance value our over two-decade-long relationship with Saudi Aramco and are committed to a long-term partnership, Ambani said

10 Aug 2020 9:10 AM

Hong Kong media tycoon Jimmy Lai arrested under national security law

Lai owns the Apple Daily newspaper and Next Magazine, two outlets unapologetically pro-democracy and critical of Beijing

10 Aug 2020 8:49 AM

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