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    BPC moves to import diesel from India at high premium

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 10:17pm on August 22, 2017

    Energy division has sought approval from the cabinet committee on national purchase to import 22,000 tonnes of diesel from Shiliguri in India at more than...

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    Aamir urges countrymen to help Bihar flood victims

    Culture Desk | Updated at 11:04pm on August 21, 2017

    Aamir Khan has appealed to the people to help Bihar flood victims by contributing to the government’s relief fund. The heavy floods in Bihar have...

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    India prepares for judicial verdict on triple Talaq

    by Moin Qazi | Updated at 12:05am on August 22, 2017

    THE constitution bench of Supreme Court of India will soon be pronouncing its judgment on the constitutional validity of the so-called triple talaq...

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    Indian woman wins divorce over lack of toilet

    Agence France-Presse . Jaipur | Updated at 01:03am on August 21, 2017

    An Indian court has given a woman permission to divorce her husband because their home did not have a toilet, forcing her to seek relief...

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    23 dead as train derails in India

    Agence France-Presse. New Delhi | Updated at 11:10pm on August 19, 2017

    At least 23 passengers were killed and 64 others were injured after an express train derailed in north India on Saturday, officials said, as rescuers...

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    Infosys CEO Vishal Sikka resigns, cites recent ‘drumbeat of distractions’

    Reuters | Updated at 12:10pm on August 18, 2017

    Infosys Ltd, in a surprise announcement, said Vishal Sikka has resigned as CEO citing a stream of distractions and disruptions in recent months, pushing down...

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    Can Pakistan-India ties be normal?

    by Riaz Mohammad Khan | Updated at 12:05am on August 17, 2017

    AS people in Pakistan and India celebrate the 70th anniversary of their independence, they should spare a moment for introspection...

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    Indian woman ‘boycotted’ over support to Dalit farmer

    BBC | Updated at 02:51pm on August 16, 2017

    An Indian woman in the southern state of Telangana says she is being ‘socially ostracised’ because she supported a farmer from the...

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    India, China troops clash briefly

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 12:05am on August 17, 2017

    Indian and Chinese troops clashed briefly on a disputed area of land in the Himalayas, officials said Wednesday, exacerbating tensions during a months-long standoff between...

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    1947 and the tragedy of unification

    | Updated at 12:05am on August 16, 2017

    AS THE 70th anniversary of 1947 comes, many are discussing the partition which led to the birth of India and Pakistan, two separate states based...