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Day after, Trudeau office says he spoke to Modi on ‘recent protests’

February 12, 2021
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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that he held a “good discussion” with his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on many important issues, including on the “two nations’ commitment to democratic principles, recent protests, and the importance of resolving issues through dialogue”, a statement from t | Read more|

PM Modi ‘a coward, has given away Indian territory to China’: Rahul Gandhi

February 12, 2021
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Day after Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced in Parliament that India and China have reached an agreement on disengagement in the North and South bank of Pangong lake in eastern Ladakh, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi hit out at the government questioning why Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given up the count | Read more|

Chhattisgarh Asks Centre To Halt Covaxin. Harsh Vardhan's Response

February 12, 2021
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Union minister Dr Harsh Vardhan Thursday wrote to Chhattisgarh health minister TS Singh Deo, who has gone public with his concerns about Bharat Biotech's Covaxin. The primary concerns of the state are the inhibitions regarding the "incomplete third phase trials" of the vaccine and the "absence of expiration date on the | Read more|

Was On Phone For Two Straight Hours With Xi Jinping: Joe Biden

February 12, 2021
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US President Joe Biden said Thursday that his first phone call with Chinese leader Xi Jinping since taking office lasted two hours. "Last night, I was in the phone for two straight hours with Xi Jinping," Biden told reporters -- an unusually long interaction for a US president, with whom even face-to-face meetings rare | Read more|

Bhima Koregaon case: shocking data forensics report

February 11, 2021
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Lawyers for a human rights activist who has spent almost three years in prison for alleged plots to incite violence and eliminate Prime Minister Narendra Modi have given Bombay High Court a data forensics report that concludes evidence had been planted in his computer. | Read more|

Amazon Goes To Supreme Court In Battle Over Future Group-Reliance Deal

February 11, 2021
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Amazon has approached the Supreme Court seeking to stop Future Group's $3.4 billion retail assets sale to Reliance Industries, days after the Delhi High Court revoked a previous single judge decision that effectively blocked the deal. The high court order was, however, an interim one and the next hearing is on February | Read more|

"Proud Andolanjeevi": P Chidambaram, Others Give PM Jibe Life Of Its Own

February 10, 2021
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Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram today sought to wear "Andolanjeevi", a term pejoratively used in Parliament two days ago, as a compliment. Purportedly aimed at those irresistibly drawn to mass agitations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had used it on Monday in the context of the ongoing fa | Read more|

V K Singh LAC remark counters India position, China says trespass clear

February 9, 2021
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A DAY after Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways Gen V K Singh (retd) said that India has transgressed the Line of Actual Control (LAC) more often than the Chinese side based on perceptions, contradicting India’s official position, Beijing Monday claimed that the former Army Chief’s remark was an “un | Read more|