• Tripura election results reflect people's mood for 2019: BJP

    Tripura election results reflect people's mood for 2019: BJP

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    The chief minister was addressing a press conference at the BJP headquarters here after the party's good show in assembly polls in Tripura, Nagaland, and Meghalaya. "That day is not far when one party will be in power right from Kashmir down to Kanyakumari", he said. "BJP has been often criticised that it is a north India but now everyone can see that the party has representatives in Ladakh, Kutch, and in several states in the northeast".
  • BJP reads more into its triumph in Tripura

    BJP reads more into its triumph in Tripura

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    The BJP on Saturday decimated the Left in Tripura - one of its last two citadels - and ousted the CPI-M from power after 25 long years. The BJP on Saturday won a historic mandate in Tripura, where it won 43 out of 60 seats to form its first ever government in an otherwise Left bastion.
  • Pari first day collection: Anushka Sharma starrer fails to encash holiday

    Pari first day collection: Anushka Sharma starrer fails to encash holiday

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    That film was basically a love story with a supernatural element to it, what with the leading lady playing a friendly ghost. A source told a Pakistani news outlet, "The film not only mixed Quranic verses with Hindu chants but also portrayed Muslims in a negative light as they were shown using Quranic verses to do black magic".
  • China allays fears over Belt and Road, says don't 'misinterpret'

    China allays fears over Belt and Road, says don't 'misinterpret'

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    Trump said the hefty tariffs aim to protect domestic industry as well as to counter persistent threats posed by Chinese products. "But if the USA takes actions that hurt Chinese interests, China will not sit idly by and will take necessary measures", Zhang said in China's strongest reaction yet since Trump announced the levies on Friday.
  • Chinese, US senior officials highlight cooperation to settle trade disputes

    Chinese, US senior officials highlight cooperation to settle trade disputes

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    China has the lion's share of over United States dollars 580 billion in bilateral trade with the US. Xi Jinping's top economic aide, Liu He, met with U.S. China has stated its position on many occasions, Hua said. He said the right approach to address the trade issue is to open the market to each other and work together to find solutions acceptable through talks.
  • US, European Powers Warn 'No Impunity' For Toxic Gas Attacks In Syria

    US, European Powers Warn 'No Impunity' For Toxic Gas Attacks In Syria

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    Eastern Ghouta, home to almost 400,000 people, has been besieged by President Bashar al-Assad's forces since opposition groups took control of the area in mid-2013. From inside Eastern Ghouta, foreign-backed militants have been launching indiscriminate mortar and rocket attacks on the capital, which have resulted in the death of a number of civilians.
  • INX Media Case: Karti Chidambaram brought to Mumbai

    INX Media Case: Karti Chidambaram brought to Mumbai

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    Later in the evening, he was remanded to a one-day custody of the CBI by a Delhi court. Congress leader and senior advocate Abhishek Manu Singhvi , who is representing Karti Chidambaram in the INX Media case , took to Twitter to question why the agency had not produced Karti Chidambaram in the court earlier.
  • Blizzard Conditions in the Sierra Nevada Leave One Dead, Two Injured

    Blizzard Conditions in the Sierra Nevada Leave One Dead, Two Injured

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    It is unknown what Friday's avalanche at Squaw Valley. Five people were trapped underneath three feet of snow. "I'm going to take a sauna, have a beer, and say a prayer". In total, over 100 professional ski patrollers, emergency responders, and multiple avalanche rescue dogs responded to the incident. "Rescue teams performed numerous searches and ultimately cleared the scene".
  • Assembly poll results: BJP enters Northeast with a bang

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    But the one chant that captured the impact of the election result was "Chappa Chappa, Bhajapa". Congress-ruled Mizoram will vote later this year. After the Assembly elections a year ago threw hung verdicts in Manipur and Goa, the BJP formed governments there with the help of smaller parties and independent candidates.
  • Senator: New Russian nuclear weapons are largely bluster

    Senator: New Russian nuclear weapons are largely bluster

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    In a speech that ran to nearly two hours, Putin showed tests of a new missile system that he said could fly at 20 times the speed of sound and manoeuvre up and down, and is not owned by any other country. The Russian leader said that another new weapon called Avangard is an intercontinental hypersonic missile that would fly to targets at a speed 20 times the speed of sound and strike "like a meteorite, like a fireball".