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Obama says gun violence much worse in US than Israel, France, Japan


Washington, June 21 : Days after a white gunman shot nine people dead in an African-American church in South Carolina’s Charleston area, U.S. President Barack Obama has claimed that gun violence in America is much worse in comparison to other developed nations like, France, Israel and Japan. A tweet posted by Obama via @POTUS on Saturday said, “Here are the ...

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88 Pak fishermen released by India, reach Wagah border


Wagah (Punjab), June 21 : 88 Pakistani fishermen, who were released from various jails in Gujarat as part of a goodwill gesture earlier this week, reached the Wagah border on Sunday.Out of total 115 Pakistani fishermen, the release of remaining 27 of them will be considered as and when their nationality is confirmed by the Pakistan High Commission in India.Their ...

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After Indian politicians, Lalit Modi received help from British Prince Andrew for Indian visa


June 21: It seems that the world knew about Lalit Modi’s travel papers and we Indians just found it out. In a recent development in the Lalit Modi-Sushma Swaraj controversy it surfaced that Andrew-the Duke of York who is the second son of Queen Elizabeth II has known the former IPL Commissioner for many years and has also met Modi ...

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Yoga Day in Pakistan confined to Indian High Commission premises


Islamabad, Jun 21 : As the world today celebrated the inaugural International Day of Yoga, in Pakistan it remained confined to the premises of Indian High Commission here with the staff of the mission along with other foreign diplomats in the country performing ‘asanas’. The members of the diplomatic community in Pakistan and staff of the Indian High Commission performed ...

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Akhilesh Yadav gives Rs 1 lkah to Pratapgarh brothers,family promised home


Lucknow, Jun 21: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today provided Rs 1 lakh cheque and a laptop to the two brothers from Pratapgarh and another student from Mainpuri, who cleared this year’s IIT-JEE with good ranks. While felicitating the three students – Pratapgarh brothers Brijesh Saroj and Raju Saroj, and Manpuri student Abhieshek Kumar Kamalvanshi – Akhilesh also said their families ...

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