Odisha gets a new governor in Ganeshi Lal

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Kummanam Rajasekharan will be replacing Lieutenant General (retd) Nirbhay Sharma who is completing his tenure on May 28. Kerala BJP president Kummanam Rajasekharan was on Friday appointed as the new governor of Mizoram. He will be replacing Lieutenant General (retd) Nirbhay Sharma who is completi...

Ireland votes in "once-in-a-generation" abortion referendum

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Ireland’s referendum Friday represented more than a vote on whether to end the country’s strict abortion ban. It was a battle for the very soul of a traditionally conservative Roman Catholic country that has seen a wave of liberalization in recent years. The country’s leaders support a “yes,” an ...

Army Chief Promises Exemplary Action Against Major Gogoi If He's Guilty

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SRINAGAR: Promising exemplary punishment for Major Gogoi if found guilty, Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Friday said that no officer at any rank in the force will be spared if they have done anything wrong. "If any officer of the Indian Army, at any rank, does anything wrong, appropriate actio...

BJP fields candidate for Karnataka Assembly speaker's post

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Bengaluru: The Opposition BJP on Thursday fielded senior leader S Suresh Kumar as its candidate in the election for the post of Karnataka Assembly speaker to be held on Friday, apparently to force a trial of strength before the HD Kumaraswamy government seeks vote of confidence. Kumar, a fifth te...

Modi accepts Virat Kohli's 'Fitness Challenge', video to be shared soon

2 days, 1

The fitness challenge #HumFitTohIndiaFit started by Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore seems to be gaining steam. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accepted Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli's fitness challenge. Responding to the cricketer's tweet, the PM said: "Challenge acce...

PM Narendra Modi to visit Indonesia, Singapore on May 29

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In Singapore, Modi will hold bilateral talks with his Singapore counterpart and deliver the keynote address at the Shangri-la dialogue. (File) Prime Minister Narendra Modi will begin a five-day visit on May 29 to Indonesia and Singapore, two of India’s strategically key partners in the region, wi...

At least four killed, 15 wounded in Baghdad bomb blast

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Iraq's National Security media centre said in a statement that the attacker had detonated an explosive vest after being besieged by security forces at the entrance to the Saqlawiyah public garden in the Shula district of northwest Baghdad.

BJP fields candidate for Karnataka Assembly speaker's post

2 days, 4

Bengaluru: The Opposition BJP on Thursday fielded senior leader S Suresh Kumar as its candidate in the election for the post of Karnataka Assembly speaker to be held on Friday, apparently to force a trial of strength before the HD Kumaraswamy government seeks vote of confidence. Kumar, a fifth te...

Modi accepts Virat Kohli's 'Fitness Challenge', video to be shared soon

2 days, 1

The fitness challenge #HumFitTohIndiaFit started by Union Minister Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore seems to be gaining steam. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accepted Indian cricket team skipper Virat Kohli's fitness challenge. Responding to the cricketer's tweet, the PM said: "Challenge acce...