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BSF Jawan Tej Bahadur Whose Videos Went Viral, Sacked

Tej Bahadur Yadav, the BSF jawan who posted a video on social media complaining of bad quality food being served to the troops, has been dismissed from service after a probe. Officials said Tej Bahadur Yadav was sacked by the border guarding force on the basis of a report of a Staff Court of Inquiry (SCoI). The inquiry, they said, ...

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3 Men In Pak-Occupied Kashmir Are RAW Agents, Claims Report

Police in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir have claimed that they have arrested three people – who, they say are agents of India’s intel agency Research and Analysis Wing or RAW – for their alleged involvement in anti-state activities, according to a media report today. The three were masked and produced before the media during a briefing in Rawalkot, Dawn newspaper reported. The ...

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India Cancels Maritime Talks With Pakistan Over Kulbhushan Jadhav’s Death Sentence

India has called off maritime security dialogue with Pakistan, scheduled for early next week, amid tensions over death sentence being awarded to Kulbhushan Jadhav. A delegation led by Pakistan’s Maritime Security Agency (MSA) was to visit New Delhi April 16-19 to discuss issues related to fishermen and search and rescue operations. News agency Press Trust of India quoted its sources ...

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8 Coaches Of Meerut-Lucknow Rajya Rani Express Derail Near Rampur In UP, Probe Ordered

Eight coaches of Meerut-Lucknow Rajya Rani Express derailed near Rampur in Uttar Pradesh today leaving at least two passengers injured, railway officials said. There was no casualty in the incident, they said. The accident happened between Mundapandey and Rampur railway stations, Northern railway spokesperson Neeraj Sharma said, adding that two people have been injured in the incident. A compensation of ...

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India, Australia Ink 6 Pacts; To Boost Counter-Terror Cooperation

India and Australia today inked six pacts including one aimed at boosting counter-terrorism cooperation after talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Australian counterpart Malcolm Turnbull in New Delhi. The two leaders held comprehensive discussions on bilateral, regional and international issues of mutual interest and concern. At a joint press event with Prime Minister Turnbull, PM Modi said they ...

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Resolution Of Teesta Will Transform India-Bangladesh Ties: Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina today said that resolution of the long-pending Teesta water sharing issue will transform bilateral ties with India. “On Teesta issue, Prime Minister Modi once again reiterated his government’s strong resolve to conclude the water sharing treaty at the soonest,” Ms Hasina said, speaking at a reception by India Foundation, a Delhi-based policy advocacy group. “Once ...

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