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Saved Millions Of Refugees From Massacre In Indo-Pak War, Says India At UN

Saved Millions Of Refugees From Massacre In Indo-Pak War, Says India At UN

Asian News International | Wednesday December 08, 2021, New York

TS Tirumurti, Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations, on Tuesday said when West Pakistan unleashed genocide on East Pakistan, India hosted millions of refugees and saved them from the massacre.

Punjab Chief Minister Inaugurates Development Projects Worth Rs 25 Crore

Punjab Chief Minister Inaugurates Development Projects Worth Rs 25 Crore

Asian News International | Wednesday December 08, 2021, Fazilka

Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi on Tuesday launched a hostof development projects worth Rs 25 crore including a 100-bed district hospital at a cost of Rs 20.72 crore.

Congress To Visit Families Of Those Killed In Botched Nagaland Op Tomorrow

Congress To Visit Families Of Those Killed In Botched Nagaland Op Tomorrow

Asian News International | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

A Congress delegation will visit Nagaland on Wednesday to meet the families of those who died in an anti-insurgency operation, said Congress MP Gaurav Gogoi.

Punjab Polls: Arvind Kejriwal Promises Free Education For Scheduled Caste Children

Punjab Polls: Arvind Kejriwal Promises Free Education For Scheduled Caste Children

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Chandigarh

In a bid to woo the Scheduled Caste community ahead of Punjab assembly polls, AAP national convener Arvind Kejriwal promised to provide free education to their children

India Among Top Nations In Inequality, 1% Hold 22% Income: Report

India Among Top Nations In Inequality, 1% Hold 22% Income: Report

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

India stands out as a "poor and very unequal" country, with the top 1 per cent of the population holding more than one-fifth of the total national income in 2021 and the bottom half just 13 per cent, according to a report.

Video Of People From Bengal Coming To Goa For Poll Work Fake: Trinamool

Video Of People From Bengal Coming To Goa For Poll Work Fake: Trinamool

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Panaji

A video being circulated on social media of people from West Bengal arriving by train in Goa to vote for the Trinamool Congress in the 2022 Assembly polls was fake, the Mamata Banerjee-led party said on Tuesday.

"Divisive Agenda":  Mehbooba Mufti Targets BJP On Delimitation

"Divisive Agenda": Mehbooba Mufti Targets BJP On Delimitation

Written by Neeta Sharma | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti pulled no punches in her attack on the Central government today, labelling the delimitation exercise now being conducted in Jammu and Kashmir a "divisive agenda".

Journalists Protest Sedition Charge Against News Portal Editor In Assam

Journalists Protest Sedition Charge Against News Portal Editor In Assam

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Silchar/Hailakandi

Journalists from Assam's Barak Valley on Tuesday demanded that sedition charges slapped against the editor of a local news portal for an editorial he wrote be immediately revoked.

Ghana, Tanzania In India's ''At Risk'' Nations List Amid Omicron Fear

Ghana, Tanzania In India's ''At Risk'' Nations List Amid Omicron Fear

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

India on Monday added Ghana and Tanzania to the list of "at risk" countries, passengers from where have to follow additional COVID-19 testing and quarantine measures.

As Sena Says It Has Rahul Gandhi's Back, No "+1" From Sharad Pawar

As Sena Says It Has Rahul Gandhi's Back, No "+1" From Sharad Pawar

Reported by Sunil Prabhu | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

If the day began with Rahul Gandhi getting a fist bump from the Shiv Sena, it ended with another ally, Sharad Pawar's party, glowering firmly.

Election Commission Warning To Telangana Chief Secretary Over Council Polls

Election Commission Warning To Telangana Chief Secretary Over Council Polls

Asian News International | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

The Election Commission of India (ECI) has cautioned Telangana Chief Secretary Somesh Kumar to exercise due care in the conduct of ongoing biennial elections to the Telangana Legislative Council.

Foreign Secretary, Bangladesh Foreign Minister Discuss Covid Cooperation

Foreign Secretary, Bangladesh Foreign Minister Discuss Covid Cooperation

Asian News International | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Dhaka

Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla called on Bangladesh Foreign Minister AK Abdul Momen on Tuesday.

Rahul Gandhi Demands Jobs For Relatives Of Farmers Killed During Protest

Rahul Gandhi Demands Jobs For Relatives Of Farmers Killed During Protest

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday demanded compensation and jobs from the Centre for the family members of farmers who died during the year-long agitation against the three farm laws on the borders of the national capital.

Court Orders Framing Of Charges Against Congress Leader Sajjan Kumar In Anti-Sikh Riots Case

Court Orders Framing Of Charges Against Congress Leader Sajjan Kumar In Anti-Sikh Riots Case

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, New Delhi

A Delhi court has ordered framing of charges against former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar in a case related to the killing of a father and son in the Raj Nagar area of west Delhi by a mob allegedly led by him.

Nagaland Calls For Peace, Himanta Sarma To Be In Kohima On December 9

Nagaland Calls For Peace, Himanta Sarma To Be In Kohima On December 9

Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 07, 2021, Kohima

The situation in Mon district is under control, the Nagaland government said on Tuesday, calling upon the Naga groups for working towards a permanent solution to the vexed political issue and ensuring peace.