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Insult of dalits cannot be tolerated: Congress Leader

CONGRESS leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra hit out at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government on Thursday (22) over police using batons to disperse dalits...

China strikes back at US with new tariffs on $75 billion in goods

China said on Friday it will impose retaliatory tariffs against about $75 billion worth of US goods, putting as much as an extra 10% on...

India’s opposition demands release of leaders detained in Jammu and Kashmir

OPPOSITION parties, including the Congress, the Trinamool Congress, and the DMK, protested on Thursday (22) to demand the release of political leaders under detention...

Billionaire industrialist David Koch dies

Billionaire industrialist David Koch, a driving force behind conglomerate Koch Industries who as one of the world's richest people became a major financier of...

Amid global pressure, Brazil’s Bolsonaro looks to send army to fight Amazon fires

Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro said on Friday he may mobilize the army to help combat fires sweeping through the Amazon rainforest, as international condemnation...

Glasgow University to pay £20 million in slavery reparations

Scotland's University of Glasgow said on Friday it would spend 20 million pounds to make amends for the historic financial support it received from...

Modi government misusing federal probe agencies: Opposition

THE Congress party on Thursday (22) came down heavily on the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) led Indian government over the arrest of P Chidambaram,...

Demonizing Modi All The Time Won’t Help: Congress leader Jairam Ramesh

PRIME MINISTER Narendra Modi’s governance model is not a “complete negative story” and not recognizing his work and demonizing him all the time is...

Too late for new Brexit deal, France’s Macron tells Johnson

French President Emmanuel Macron told Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday that there was not enough time to wholly rewrite Britain's Brexit divorce deal...

Immigration to Britain falls to 5-year low ahead of Brexit

Net immigration to Britain sank to its lowest since 2013 during the year to the end of March, driven by a sustained fall in...