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    Indian government defends bill on Triple Talaq, says must for gender justice

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on July 26, 2019

    Lok Sabha on Thursday took up for consideration the contentious bill to make the practice of instant triple talaq illegal with up to three years...

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    Taslima Nasreen gets one-year Indian residence permit

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:36am on July 22, 2019

    Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen’s residence permit has been extended for one year by the union home ministry, officials said on Sunday, reports The Times of...

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    US, Canada bracing for extreme heatwave

    New Age Desk | Updated at 01:48am on July 21, 2019

    Extremely hot weather started to hit most of the United States, with temperatures set to peak over the weekend, meteorologists said on Saturday, reports BBC...

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    Monsoon floods kill dozens, displace millions in India

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:49am on July 20, 2019

    Millions have been stranded or displaced as devastating floods continue to ravage large parts of India and Nepal, reports BBC online. In India, the eastern...

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    Priyanka Gandhi barred

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on July 20, 2019

    Indian politician Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was stopped in Uttar Pradesh state on Friday on her way to a village in Sonbhadra where 10 people were...

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    Jai Shri Ram: The Hindu chant that became a murder cry

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:02am on July 14, 2019

    In many parts of India, Hindus often invoke the popular god Ram’s name as a greeting. But in recent years, Hindu lynch mobs have turned...

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    Ayman al-Zawahiri threatens India over Kashmir

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:20am on July 11, 2019

    Terror group al-Qaeda’s chief, Ayman al-Zawahiri, has told ‘Mujahideen in Kashmir’ to inflict ‘unrelenting blows’ on the Indian Army and government in Jammu and Kashmir,...

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    Tory members believe UK areas ‘under sharia law’

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on July 10, 2019

    Two-thirds of Conservative Party members believe parts of Britain operate under sharia law, a new poll has shown amid a mounting Islamophobia scandal, reports

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    Rahul enjoys dosa at restaurant

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on July 08, 2019

    Diners at a city restaurant were pleasantly surprised on Saturday when Congress leader Rahul Gandhi walked in to have a quick bite, reports The Times...

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    China separating Muslim children from families

    New Age Desk | Updated at 12:00am on July 06, 2019

    China was deliberately separating Muslim children from their families, faith and language in its far western region of Xinjiang, according to new research, reports BBC.At...