Obama condemns Trump's decision to repeal 'DACA'


Former US president Barack Obama has decried his successor Donald Trump's decision to repeal 'DACA' and called it "cruel". DACA is an amnesty scheme that granted work permits to immigrants, often called as 'Dreamers', who were illegally brought to the US  in their childhood....

Prime Minister Modi and President Xi Jinping's fruitful bilateral meeting


Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday held their first bilateral meeting after the Dokalam standoff in which they reaffirmed that maintaining peace and tranquility in the border areas is a prerequisite for ties to move forward. Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar...

Prime Minister's Cabinet changes for third time


In the third attempt to revamp of his Cabinet, PM Narendra Modi handed key portfolios to ministers with good track record. Nirmala Sitharaman's elevation came as a surprise and India got its first full-time woman Defence Minister. In this last cabinet rejig ahead of the 2019 General...

DCW demanded regular inspection of ashrams


Reacting to the recent conviction of Dera chief in a rape case, DCW chairperson Swati Maliwal wrote to PM Narendra Modi demanding formulation of stern guidelines and laws to ensure the women safety in such ashrams. She wrote, "The situation is particularly precarious for those girls...

'Baadshaho' failed to impress the masses


Claimed to be set in the backdrop of the Emergency, 'Baadshaho' movie failed to garner praise from the audience. According to few critics, the movie is full of inane and banal dialogues with some needless bravado, and so it will appear like a mere buffoonery to you. In a nutshell, the...

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