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Police Make First Arrest In Journalist Gauri Lankesh Murder Case

Six months after senior journalist Gauri Lankesh's murder, a special police team probing the case made the first arrest today. They have got five more days to continue the interrogation of KT Naveen Kumar, who was taken into custody for questioning a week ago.

Naveen Kumar, in his late thirties …

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US Announces $5 Million Bounty On Top Pakistan Terrorist

The United States on Thursday said it was offering a $5-million reward for information on Mullah Fazlullah, the chief of the Pakistani Taliban terrorist group that has waged a decade-long insurgency in the country.

The offer came amid worsening U.S.-Pakistan relations, and coincided with a visit to Washington …

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CBI gets custody of Karti Chidambaram for 3 more days

A special court today extended Karti Chidambaram's CBI custody by another three days. Karti, who is being investigated in connection to the INX Media case, has already been in CBI remand for the last nine days.

Karti will now be in CBI custody till March 12. Delhi's Patiala House court …

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Trump threatens to impose 'reciprocal tax' on India, China

US President Donald Trump on Friday threatened to impose "reciprocal tax" on countries like India and China if they do not match America's tariff.

Trump has, in recent days, spoken a number of times about the 50 per cent duty that India levies on high-end motorbikes that Harley-Davidson, an American …

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SC Constitution Bench holds passive euthanasia, living wills permissible

In a historic decision, the Supreme Court on Friday declared passive euthanasia and the right of persons, including the terminally ill, to give advance directives to refuse medical treatment permissible.

A Constitution Bench, led by Chief Justice of India Dipak Misra, in three concurring opinions, upheld that the fundamental right …

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Karti Chidambaram, Accused Of Corruption, Gets Reprieve From Court

Karti Chidambaram, son of senior Congress leader P Chidambaram, cannot be arrested by the Enforcement Directorate in the INX Media money laundering case till March 20, the next hearing of the case, the Delhi High Court today said.

The interim relief to the 46-year-old businessman comes a day after the …

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Chennai student murdered outside her college

A college student on Friday was stabbed outside her college in K.K. Nagar in Chennai and the assailant has been caught and handed over to the police.

B.Com student Ashwini was taken to a private hospital for stab injuries but she died later. Her body is likely be …

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