Date archive forDecember, 2018
By IANS On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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Sajjan Kumar surrenders, sent to jail

New Delhi: Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar, sentenced to life imprisonment in a 1984 anti-Sikh riots case, was on Monday sent to jail after he surrendered in a city court. His surrender came in compliance with More...

By IANS On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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Actress Parul Yadav hails #MeToo movement as ‘positive change’

Mumbai: Actress Parul Yadav, who is playing the lead role in the Kannada remake of the Bollywood film “Queen”, says from removing the accused from his position to creating collective consciousness among More...

By Agencies On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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Trump to slow down US withdrawal from Syria, says top Republican

Washington: A senior Republican senator has said President Donald Trump has agreed to reevaluate, for now, his plans to immediately withdraw all US troops from Syria as he had promised to finish the job of destroying More...

By Agencies On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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Lion escapes at US zoo, kills worker

Washington: A 22-year-old graduate, who started job at a wildlife conservatory in the US state of North Carolina two weeks ago, was mauled to death by a lion that escaped a locked enclosure at the facility. One More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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Jaitley slams Congress, asks ‘who killed Sohrabudin case investigation’

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday hit out at the Congress, accusing it of “killing” the CBI in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh-Tulsiram Prajapati and Kausar Bi’s alleged encounter killing More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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NIA conducts fresh searches in Delhi and Uttar Pradesh, five more in custody

New Delhi: Days after 10 busting an Islamic State (IS) module arresting 10 people from Delhi and Uttar Pradesh, the National Investigation (NIA) carried out fresh searches at several places in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh More...

By IndiLeak Bureau On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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Indian Army foils BAT attack in J&K’s Naugam killing two Pakistani soldiers

Srinagar: Alert troops at the Line of Control in Naugam sector of Kupwara district thwarted an attack by Pakistan’s Border Action Team (BAT), killing to Pakistani Army soldiers in wee hours of Monday. Pakistan’s More...

By Agencies On Monday, December 31st, 2018
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Bangladesh polls: Sheikh Hasina wins new term as prime minister

Dhaka: Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina is set to return for a new term in office as her party, Awami League (AL), has registered a landslide victory, Bangladesh’s Election Commission said on Monday. The More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, December 30th, 2018
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India will see strong economic growth in 2019: CII

New Delhi: India will witness strong economic growth in the coming year, despite external vulnerabilities arising from rising oil prices, the US-China trade war and America’s monetary tightening, the Confederation More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Sunday, December 30th, 2018
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Railways completes 306 km of western dedicated freight corridor

New Delhi: The railways on Sunday said it has completed the 306-km section between Madar (Ajmer) in Rajasthan and Kishangarh (Rewari) in Haryana in the western segment. A trial run of freight train on this newly More...