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    Women to take to the streets against Bengaluru mass molestation

    Women's groups in India are planning nationwide rallies on January 21 to protest the alleged mass molestation in the city of Bengaluru on New Year's eve, and subsequent comments by politicians blaming the women for the crime.
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    Pakistan to introduce uniform prayer timings for all sects: Report

    Pakistan plans to introduce “uniform prayer timings” for all sects of Islam across the country, a significant move in a society divided along sectarian lines.
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    Om Puri did not die natural death: reports

    Celebrated Indian actor Om Puri’s demise left the world shocked.Initially, Puri was said to have died from cardiac arrest. But, a preliminary postmortem has revealed that the actor did not die of ‘natural causes’, India Today reported.
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    Pak hands over dossier on 'India's interference' to UN chief

    Pakistan has handed over a dossier on India's alleged "interference" in the country to new UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and asked the world body to play a role in "restraining" India from such activities.
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    US built tactical operations centre in Pakistan: Kerry

    US Secretary of State John Kerry has said that Pakistan was among the key countries where the United States has constructed state-of-the-art tactical security operations centres.
  • Raheel Sharif

    Raheel Sharif to head Islamic military alliance

    Pakistan's recently retired army chief Gen Raheel Sharif will head the Saudi Arabia-led 39-nation Islamic military coalition formed to combat terrorism, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said today.
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    Actor Om Puri dies of massive heart attack

    Veteran actor Om Puri, who gave countless memorable performances in movies of diverse genres, died at his residence here on Friday morning after a massive heart attack.He was 66.
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    Ready For Any Indian ‘Aggression’: Pak COAS

    Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Thursday that “Pakistan’s Armed Forces are fully geared to respond to any aggression by India.”
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    Bengaluru molestation case:Police identify main attacker,arrest 4

    The Bengaluru police Thursday arrested four of the seven persons detained a day earlier in connection with the sexual assault of a woman on New Year’s day in Kammanahalli in the city’s eastern region.
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    India to launch 100 satellites at one go next month

    The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) will launch a record 103 satellites at one go, using its launch vehicle PSLV-C37, in the first week of February, while Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s pet South Asian satellite project will take off in.
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    IWT Row:US Asks India, Pakistan To Fix Issue Bilaterally

    The US on Wednesday asked India and Pakistan to work together bilaterally to resolve any differences over the key Indus Water Treaty (IWT) while skirting questions whether it would mediate between the two nations to settle the issue.
  •  Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar

    Khehar sworn in as 44th Chief Justice of India

    Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar was today sworn in as the next Chief Justice.The CJI was administered oath by President Pranab Mukherjee at a function at Rashtrapati Bhawan, where Prime Minister Narendra Modi was also present.
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    US initiates process for resolving Pakistan-India water dispute

    The US administration has initiated the process for peacefully resolving the current water dispute between India and Pakistan without waiting for an invitation to do so, official sources told Dawn.
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    Pakistan approves Hindu marriage bill

    In what appears to be a New Year's gift for Hindu minorities in Pakistan, the Senate Functional Committee on Human Rights unanimously approved the much-awaited Hindu Marriages Bill on Monday.
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    Army Ready To Take On With China, Pak Simultaneously

    Army chief General Bipin Rawat today said his force is prepared for a two-front war involving Pakistan and China simultaneously but emphasised on the need to look at cooperation and not confrontation with Beijing.