• Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, Jordan to boost ties

    Theresa May visits Saudi Arabia, Jordan to boost ties

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    Prime Minister Theresa May has said she will push for the end of a blockade affecting humanitarian and commercial access to Yemen during talks with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince. Meanwhile, New Democracy opposition claims that Defense Minister Panos Kammenos, who is also Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras junior coalition partner, had negotiated a shady deal through an unauthorized middleman instead of dealing directly with the Saudi government.
  • PM Modi says Indira-ben came to Morbi with hankie

    PM Modi says Indira-ben came to Morbi with hankie

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    Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressing a rally in Gujarat on Wednesday. PM said Morbi is distinctive of the well-known Gujarat model that he is credited with rising during his 13 years as Chief Minister. "We want to ensure education for the children, employment for the youth and healthcare facilities for the elderly", PM Modi said. "We worked to improve the water situation but we did not stop there".
  • India, Singapore likely to sign navy agreement

    India, Singapore likely to sign navy agreement

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    Asked about the joint military training, Ng said, "I hope this will continue for long". Ng was flown in the Tejas aircraft at Kalaikunda airforce station in West Bengal , where two Tejas aircraft had been brought in from Bengaluru. The joint statement also acknowledged the importance of maintaining freedom of navigation in worldwide waters and the "free flow of maritime trade and access to the global commons in a manner consistent with worldwide law", said MINDEF.
  • China warns of retaliation after fresh USA trade probe

    China warns of retaliation after fresh USA trade probe

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    Washington, Nov 29 The United States today stepped up its trade confrontation with China, ordering an investigation into aluminium sheet imports worth hundreds of millions a year. The move, he said shows "once again that we stand in constant vigilance in support of free, fair, and reciprocal trade". China's Commerce Ministry said the aluminium trade was mutually beneficial to China and the US.
  • War crimes defendant 'drank' poison in court

    War crimes defendant 'drank' poison in court

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    Wednesday's hearing is the final case to be completed at the groundbreaking International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia before it closes its doors next month. Former general Slobodan Praljak - one of six Bosnian Croat leaders up before the court - had just heard his 2013 sentence of 20 years' imprisonment for crimes in east Mostar during the Croat-Bosniak war had been upheld.
  • Latest Instagram update now lets users 'Remix' photos from friends in Direct

    Latest Instagram update now lets users 'Remix' photos from friends in Direct

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    Though this new remix feature is not very useful for all users, it will be a fun trick to edit the photos and share them across. If you want to experience the new features , be sure to update to the latest version. The update is rolling out to users now with Instagram version 24. The single view expiry was a bit of a holdover from similar features Instagram was emulating from Snapchat, but I think the option to replay is much more at home on the photo sharing social network.
  • Nestle India, distributors fined in Uttar Pradesh

    Nestle India, distributors fined in Uttar Pradesh

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    As per the district authority's officials, it had composed the samples previous year in November and sent them for a lab testing, which had recovered ash substance above the permitted limits of human consumption. The Nestle India spokesperson added today: "In 2015, Nestle India and other companies had represented to the relevant authorities, via industry associations, to set standards specific to instant noodles to avoid confusion amongst enforcement officers and consumers".
  • Mike Pence: Trump Mulling 'When and How' to Make Embassy Move

    Mike Pence: Trump Mulling 'When and How' to Make Embassy Move

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    United States vice-president Mike Pence on Tuesday announced that President Donald Trump is "actively considering when and how" to move the U.S. embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem, a highly contested topic in the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, that Trump has previously wavered on.
  • Gujarat elections: PM addresses election rally in Prachi, Morbi

    Gujarat elections: PM addresses election rally in Prachi, Morbi

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    Making a strong appeal to the people to vote for the BJP in this Patidar community stronghold, Modi said his party should not be voted out for 100 years. " Ye maati meri maa hai zindagi laga doonga iska karz chukane mein (This land is my mother, I will spend my whole life paying my debts to my motherland)", Modi said on Monday.
  • Haasil actor Vatsal Sheth marries girlfriend Ishita Dutta in Mumbai (see pics)

    Haasil actor Vatsal Sheth marries girlfriend Ishita Dutta in Mumbai (see pics)

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    Ishita Dutta and Vatsal Sheth met on the sets of their TV show Baazigar and fell in love. Ajay along with Kajol attended their wedding ceremony and blessed the young couple. Actor Ajay Devgn , who's known to be close to both Vatsal and Ishita, was present with his entire family including wife Kajol, mother-in-law Tanuja and sister-in-law Tanishaa Mukerji.