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Why should nationalism be defensive

Why should nationalism be defensive

The rise of nationalism is one of the "defining characteristics" of present era, and countries need not be "defensive" about it, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said. He was speaking at the 6th India Ideas Conclave on the theme of "New India: Turning to Roots, Rising to Heights. "The rise of nationalism is one of the defining characteristics...

Punjab CM backs questioning of Kartarpur

Punjab CM backs questioning of Kartarpur

A day after the opposition targeted the Congress-led government over the issue of questioning of some Kartarpur Sahib pilgrims, Chief Minister Amarinder Singh backed the Punjab Police's action and said it acted on the request of the Intelligence Bureau in the interest of national security. "Had the Gurdaspur police failed to act, I would have ...

Teacher molests principal in Pune

Teacher molests principal in Pune

A teacher has been booked for allegedly molesting the principal of his school in Hadapsar area of Pune, police said. The incident happened on Wednesday and the accused is at large and efforts were on to nab him, an official said. "At 11am on Wednesday, the school's principal saw students of a class playing and asked the teacher there...

Four ZUF terrorists arrested in Howrah

Four ZUF terrorists arrested in Howrah

Zeliangrong United Front (ZUF) militants, including two women, were on Friday arrested from neighbouring Howrah's Golabari area, police said. The four were nabbed after a person, who was arrested on Thursday along with a huge quantity of Fake Indian Currency Note (FICN), revealed details of their hideout in Howrah, a senior officer of the ...