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Feb 06, 2016 4:27 pm   #Offstumped   #States
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It's UK versus UN on Julian Assange

A "deeply frustrated" UK today announced it will formally contest the opinion of a UN panel that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is a victim of "arbitrary detention".The UN Working Group on Arbitrary Detention today ruled that the 44-year-old Australian should be allowed to walk free as well as be

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Pati Patni aur Amma

If you think that AIADMK cadres and Jayalalithaa fanatics have gone too far with their Amma-branding exercise, then you are wrong, things are getting unreal now. The long list of Amma-branded products and services, from the successful Amma Canteens to Amma Cements and the much-criticized Amma relief material for TN floods, has made sure that Amma is everywhere in Tamil Nadu. And now, she is at weddings too, right on the foreheads of couples who are marrying.''

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What Leftism meant to Subhas Chandra Bose

Saswati Sarkar on Subhas Chandra Bose - The myths, the distortions and the biases

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India to open an IT Park in Sri Lanka

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Saturday offered to open an Information Technology Park in Sri Lanka that could attract investments in this growing sector.

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"Be careful in the future" - Congress warns Sanjay Nirupam

Mumbai Congress chief Sanjay Nirupam has got a reprieve with the party accepting his apology over the publication of controversial articles slamming Jawaharlal Nehru and terming Sonia Gandhi's father a "fascist soldier" and asking him "to be careful in the future".

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"Russia must stop bombing women, children in Syria"

Secretary of State John Kerry on Friday accused Russia of bombing women and children "in large numbers" in Syria.

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"No rush on genetically modified food"

India needs more data before deciding whether to permit commercial growing of its first genetically modified food crop, Environment Minister Prakash Javadekar said on Friday, but indicated it would not stand "in the way of science" despite protests.

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Another Nail in Congress's Coffin

''In what has endangered Congress's survival further, the party faced another humiliating defeat in the Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) polls

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"Madrasa owner held for planning terror attacks"

A self-proclaimed cleric has been arrested by NIA officials for allegedly planning terror attacks in the country.

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In Urgency, you may get your train ticket confirmed on Twitter

A request on social networking site Twitter drew prompt response from Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu and helped a patient in getting his tickets in Dibrugarh Rajdhani confirmed for tarvel from Jalpaiguri to here.