India, Iran call for immediate end to all support to terror sanctuaries

Tehran, Dec 23: Voicing concern over the grave threat posed by terrorism, India and Iran have jointly called for an immediate end to all support to terror sanctuaries. A statement issued by the Ministry of External Affairs on Monday said that during the 19th India-Iran Joint Commission Meeting in Tehran “both sides shared concerns at
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Mumbai The Karnataka government, which sees Rs 20,000-30,000 crore investment opportunities in Hubli-Dharwad region, on Monday invited India Inc to invest in diversified sectors. “There is a huge opportunity for investment in diversified sectors in Hubli-Dharwad, which has infrastructure ready like direct connectivity through roads, railways and flights to major destinations. We want to develop
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Mathura At least seven people, including two women, were killed and three others injured in two separate accidents in various parts of the district here on Monday, police said. A tempo collided head-on with a tanker near Malhai village, killing four people, including the tempo driver, on the spot and injuring two others, they said.
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Kolkata The standing committee of West Bengal Cabinet on Monday approved five acres of land in New Town area for the second campus of IIM-Joka, state finance minister Amit Mitra said at the state secretariat. The cabinet also gave its nod for granting 14 acres land to the Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) for a
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Riyadh Five people were sentenced to death Monday over Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi”s murder, but two top aides to the powerful crown prince were exonerated in a verdict that sparked international condemnation. Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributor, was murdered in October last year in Saudi Arabia”s Istanbul consulate, tipping it into one of its worst
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Washington The United States on Monday welcomed death sentences issued by Saudi Arabia against five people over the murder of journalist Jamal Khashoggi. “Today”s verdicts were an important step in holding those responsible for this terrible crime accountable,” a State Department official told reporters after the ruling, which was lambasted as a travesty by Turkey,
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New Delhi A Bangladeshi national has been apprehended at the Indira Gandhi International (IGI) Airport here for allegedly using an invalid ticket to enter the terminal area, a senior official said on Tuesday. The passenger, identified as Mohammed Ibrahim Khalil, was apprehended on Monday by CISF personnel as he attempted to leave the airport”s Terminal-3
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New Delhi, Dec. 23: Accusing the opposition of pursuing “divide and rule politics” and stoking violence over the amended citizenship law, Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserted on Sunday that the legislation and the NRC have nothing to do with Indian Muslims as he sought to assuage their concerns amid widespread protests. Strongly defending the contentious
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New Delhi PTI Dec 22 As Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday slammed opposition parties over their protests to changes in citizenship law and the proposed National Register of Citizens in his rally at Ramlila Maidan here, the audience cheered him loudly, virtually turning the congregation into one of endorsement to CAA and NRC. The
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Tegucigalpa Eighteen people were killed in Sunday afternoon violence between prisoners at a jail in central Honduras, less than two days after another 18 died in violence at a separate facility, a military spokesman told local media. The spokesman for the combined national security force known as Fusina released a list of names of the
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