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India on Jerusalem

India on Jerusalem

Speaking at the Security Council meeting on 'Question of Palestine', India's Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador R Ravindra said India is also following the developments in Masafer Yatta with concern, noting that tensions have risen over the potential legal eviction of the Palestinian families, news agency PTI reported.

Gunmen attack anti-polio team in Pak

Gunmen attack anti-polio team in Pak

Three people, including two policemen, escorting an anti-polio vaccination team, were killed when unidentified assailants attacked them in Pakistan's restive north Waziristan tribal district on Tuesday, police said. The gunmen attacked the team, killing one of its members and two policemen escorting them, while it was on a door-to door anti-polio...

Nirav Modi extradition case

Nirav Modi extradition case

A British court on Tuesday opened the continuation appeal hearing in the extradition case of Nirav Modi, who is wanted in India on the charges of fraud and money laundering amounting to an estimated USD 2 billion in the Punjab National Bank (PNB) loan scam case. The 51-year-old diamond merchant had lodged an appeal last year against his extradition...

UK-India Week 2022 opens in London

UK-India Week 2022 opens in London

Day One of UK-India Week 2022, organised by the UK-headquartered India Global Forum (IGF), kicked off today with a creative session reflecting this year's theme of Reimagine@75 - a celebration of 75 years of UK-India relations. The highlights of the opening seminar in London, "Creative Industries and Cultural Economy", included...