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Indrani’s claim of being beaten up in jail true: doctor

June 29: Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea’s allegation of being beaten up by Byculla prison officials appears to be true, a senior medical officer of the state-run J J Hospital said today.

Indrani files police complaint against Byculla jail officials

June 29: Sheena Bora murder case accused Indrani Mukerjea today filed a complaint with police alleging that she was beaten up by Byculla Prison officials.

Mustafa Dossa laid to rest

June 29: The mortal remains of notorious smuggler Mustafa Dossa alias Mustafa Majnu, a convict in the 12 March 1993 serial blasts

Killing human in the name of ’Gau Bhakti’ unacceptable: PM Modi

June 29: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday expressed pain and anguish over rising cases of violent incidents in the country, especially in the name of cow protection.

EU hits Google with record 2.4 bn euro fine

June 27: The EU slapped Google with a record 2.4-billion-euro anti-trust fine today, dealing a fresh blow to a US tech giant and risking the anger of President Donald Trump.

Modi arrives in Netherlands on final leg of tour

June 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the Netherlands today on the final leg of his three-nation tour during which he will hold talks with his Dutch counterpart Mark Rutte to strengthen bilateral ties.

India, US ask Pak to rein in terror; vow to take on JeM, LeT, D-Company

June 27: In a stern message to Pakistan, India and the US today asked the country to ensure that its soil is not used for cross-border terror with Prime Minister Narendra Modi

China accuses Indian troops of ’crossing boundary’ in Sikkim section

June 27: China today accused Indian troops of "crossing the boundary" in the Sikkim section and demanded their immediate withdrawal

India, US vow to strengthen economic ties, resolve differences

June 27: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump today agreed to strengthen the Indo-US economic partnership in a way that results in a win-win for the two major economies, while amicably working on resolving differences.

With hugs and praise, Modi and Trump strike rapport

June 27: The camaraderie between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump was on full display today as the two leaders heaped praise on each other

No discussion on H-1B during Modi-Trump meeting

June 27: The H-1B visa issue that was looming on the Indo-US relationship in the run up to Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s maiden meeting with President Donald Trump did not figure in the talks between the two leaders.

Guided White House tour, dinner symbolise Modi-Trump bonhomie

June 27: A guided White House tour by President Donald Trump, a few laughs and a working dinner -- the first for a foreign dignitary at the White House under the current administration -- was how Prime Minister Narendra Modi rounded off his US visit.

India’s opposition can affect CPEC in short run: Chinese media

June 27: The construction of the USD 50 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor may be hit in the short run due to India’s objections but if Beijing and Islamabad are firm about their cooperation, they can dispel New Delhi’s doubts.

North Korea likens Trump to Hitler

June 27: North Korea likened US President Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler today in its latest diatribe amid high tensions over Pyongyang’s military ambitions and ahead of a visit to Washington by the South’s new leader.

Boy accidentally shoots sister dead in MP

June 27: In a tragic incident, an eight-year-old boy who was playing with his father’s licensed pistol, shot dead his 10-year-old sister in the Bhind district of Madhya Pradesh on Monday, police said.

Chinese soldiers enter Sikkim, destroy bunkers

June 27: A scuffle broke out between the Indian Army and China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) at a remote area in Sikkim recently, after which the PLA entered Indian territory and damaged two makeshift bunkers.

Kasturirangan-led panel to prepare final draft of education policy

June 27: The Centre has appointed eminent scientist K Kasturirangan to head a nine-member committee to prepare a final draft of the much-awaited national education policy (NEP).

Allies attack Nitish over Prez nominee

June 27: The anger against the JD(U) for breaking ranks with the Opposition by announcing its support to BJP’s Presidential candidate is growing with allies, the Congress and the RJD, attacking Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar.

SC refuses to stay notification on Aadhaar

June 27: The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to stay as an interim measure the government notifications for the people to quote Aadhaar number for availing benefits of various welfare schemes.

DMK urges Modi to take up river linking projects on priority basis

June 27: The Opposition Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (DMK) in Tamil Nadu urged the Prime Minister Narendra Modi

US declaration on Salahuddin may choke his funding: home secy

June 27: The US government’s decision to declare Syed Salahuddin a global terrorist would help in choking his movements and financing, Union Home Secretary Rajiv Mehrishi said today.

Yogi unveils booklet on achievements; promises development

June 27: UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath today unveiled a booklet highlighting his government’s achievements in 100 days

Will contest on plank of democratic values: Meira Kumar

June 27: Opposition presidential candidate Meira Kumar today said she would contest the polls on the plank of democratic values, inclusiveness, social justice and destruction of caste structure.

Lynching of Muslim teen: Police steps up hunt for accused

June 27: Police are scanning CCTV footage from various points in the vicinity of the place where a Muslim youth was stabbed on-board a Mathura-bound train to find clues of the remaining accused in the case.

Ex-Barclays CEO charged with fraud over Qatar funding

June 21: Britain’s Serious Fraud Office said today it had charged Barclays bank and four former managers, including a chief executive, with "conspiracy to commit fraud" linked to emergency fundraising from Qatar during the financial crisis.

Trump slams North Korea after US student’s death

June 21: President Donald Trump slammed the "brutal regime" in Pyongyang following the death of Otto Warmbier, the US student released in a coma last week after nearly 18 months in detention in North Korea.

Trump slams North Korea after US student’s death

June 21: President Donald Trump slammed the "brutal regime" in Pyongyang following the death of Otto Warmbier, the US student released in a coma last week after nearly 18 months in detention in North Korea.

Pakistan boy, 15, killed in celebratory gunfire after team’s CT win

June 21: "Papa, I’ve been shot," were the last words of a 15-year-old boy who died after being struck by a stray bullet from aerial firing as frenzied celebrations rang across Pakistan over its cricket team’s Champions Trophy triumph.

Afghan, Pak envoys engage in war of words before US audience

June 21: Pakistan’s Ambassador to the US Aizaz Chaudhry today faced some blunt and tough questions from his Afghan counterpart about Islamabad’s destabilisation and terrorist activities inside Afghanistan.

Soldiers shoot attacker in Brussels ’terrorist’ blast

June 21: Belgian soldiers shot a terror suspect after an explosion rocked the central train station in Brussels in the latest attack to hit Europe.

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