64 years after Korean War, North is still digging up bombs
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64 years after Korean War, North is still digging up bombs

64 years after Korean War, North is still digging up bombs In the 10 years he has been digging up ordnance from the Korean War, Maj. Jong Il Hyon has lost five colleagues to explosions. He carries a lighter one gave him before he died. He also bears a scar on his left cheek from a bomb disposal mission gone wrong. …

Rajya Sabha witnesses noisy scenes over lynching in name of cow protection
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Rajya Sabha witnesses noisy scenes over lynching in name of cow protection

Rajya Sabha witnesses noisy scenes over lynching in name of cow protection The issue of killings in the name of cow protection reverberated in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday with the opposition creating noisy scenes after government said the states have all the powers to deal with such incidents and there was no …

Malayalam actress abduction: Women’s panel slams Tamil dailies
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Malayalam actress abduction: Women’s panel slams Tamil dailies

Malayalam actress abduction: Women’s panel slams Tamil dailies Kerala Women’s Commission has slammed Tamil dailies for publishing name and photograph of the film star who was a victim of sexual assault. Its chairperson M. C. Josephine sought immediate intervention of her Tamil Nadu counterpart and Tamil Nadu …

Indo-Russian joint venture for Kamov choppers registered in India: Moscow
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Indo-Russian joint venture for Kamov choppers registered in India: Moscow

Indo-Russian joint venture for Kamov choppers registered in India: Moscow An Indo-Russian joint venture to produce the Kamov military helicopters under a USD 1 billion deal has been registered in India and efforts are on to co-produce them, a senior official of the Russian defence major Rostec has said. The joint …

Right to privacy a fundamental right? 9-judge Constitution bench to decide
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Right to privacy a fundamental right? 9-judge Constitution bench to decide

Right to privacy a fundamental right? 9-judge Constitution bench to decide The Supreme Court on Tuesday decided to set up a nine-judge bench to decide whether right to privacy can be declared as a fundamental right under the Indian Constitution. A five-judge Constitution bench headed by Chief Justice J S Khehar …

God gave me strength to save lives: Bus driver of Amarnath pilgrims
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God gave me strength to save lives: Bus driver of Amarnath pilgrims

God gave me strength to save lives: Bus driver of Amarnath pilgrims God gave me the strength to fight the terrorists,” said bus driver Salim Sheikh, whose vehicle came under attack in Anantnag district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday night. “God gave me the strength, he gave me the strength to save lives. All …

Tamil Nadu: Tuberclosis cases in children are on the rise
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Tamil Nadu: Tuberclosis cases in children are on the rise

Tamil Nadu: Tuberclosis cases in children are on the rise The introduction of new techniques, 500 CBNAAT machines for TB diagnosis, GeneXpert, new drugs such as Bedaquilline and expansion of diagnostic facilities to 628 laboratories in the country notwithstanding, tuberculosis has led to 4.8 lakh deaths in India …