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Australia-India dialogue tries to plug renewals challenges

SYDNEY, 16 July, 2024: Both Australia and India face many bilateral challenges in their endeavour for a clean energy partnership, as they grapple and cruise towards their goal of net-zero transition. The sheer-scale of the Indian market as well as...
The ‘baba’ phenomenon
July 20, 2024

The ‘baba’ phenomenon

In Hathras in Uttar Pradesh in a stampede nearly 121 people died. Most of these were women, mostly Dalit and...
‘Wedding of the century’: What Ambani wants by such extravaganza?
July 18, 2024

‘Wedding of the century’: What Ambani wants by such extravaganza?

By NS Venkataraman*  Mukesh  Ambani,  a renowned Indian industrialist who is said to be the richest person in India and ...
Graham Stains murder convict’s remission plea sparks controversy
July 11, 2024

Graham Stains murder convict’s remission plea sparks controversy

It was on January 22, 1999, Australian missionary Graham Stains and his two sons were charred to death, as they...
Citigroup India report predicts bleak jobs growth,  New Delhi rebuts
July 9, 2024

Citigroup India report predicts bleak jobs growth, New Delhi rebuts

NEW DELHI, 9 July, 2024: The Indian government has locked horns with Citigroup after it predicted, the country even with...
Nasrullah Gadani’s family protests against lack of progress in probe
July 7, 2024

Nasrullah Gadani’s family protests against lack of progress in probe

Nasrullah Gadani was a journalist with the daily newspaper Awami Awaz. He was reportedly shot three times by unknown assailants while...
AISF raises NET re-exam issues with the UGC
July 5, 2024

AISF raises NET re-exam issues with the UGC

NEW DELHI, 5 July 2024: A delegation of the All India Students’ Federation (AISF), led by its National President Viraaj...
POLITICS: Will opposition’s continuing attacks loosen Modi’s steam?
July 5, 2024

POLITICS: Will opposition’s continuing attacks loosen Modi’s steam?

By NS Venkataraman*  During several months before the recent parliamentary elections, election campaign and in the subsequent weeks after the...
Deadly crowd crush at Indian religious gathering …
July 4, 2024

Deadly crowd crush at Indian religious gathering …

Deadly crowd crush at Indian religious gathering shows how dangerous leaving an event can be A catastrophe involving large crowds at a...
Lynching in Swat: Unclear evidence and mob justice
June 29, 2024

Lynching in Swat: Unclear evidence and mob justice

By Saeed Iqbal SWAT, June 25, 2024: On June 18, a tourist from Sialkot arrived in Swat’s district Madyan and rented...
Arundhati Roy awarded PEN Pinter Prize 2024
June 28, 2024

Arundhati Roy awarded PEN Pinter Prize 2024

  LONDON: Author Arundhati Roy has been awarded the PEN Pinter Prize 2024. She will receive the award in a ceremony...
The Afghans: Åsne Seierstad’s gripping depiction of life under Taliban rule
June 27, 2024

The Afghans: Åsne Seierstad’s gripping depiction of life under Taliban rule

  Review: The Afghans: Three Lives Through War, Love and Revolt – Åsne Seierstad (Hachette) In August 2021, the world...
Indian worker dies in Italy: “Dumped like a bag of rubbish”,says Union
June 21, 2024

Indian worker dies in Italy: “Dumped like a bag of rubbish”,says Union

ROME: A 31-year-old Indian worker, Satnam Singh, reports say, died in Italy after being loaded into a van and then...
Relatives of the missing persons protest in Karachi on Eid day
June 21, 2024

Relatives of the missing persons protest in Karachi on Eid day

“Sindh’s political workers used to go missing before; now they are being killed,” says Basheeran, wife of the Pathan Zuhrani...

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