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Barack Obama makes plea for Britain to stay in European <strong>United</strong>

Barack Obama makes plea for Britain to stay in European United

23 Apr 2016

London: US President Barack Obama arrived here with a message for the UK to vote to remain within the European Union in the June 23 referendum, saying the bloc 'enhances Britain's global leadership'.

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UN endorses peace process for Syria; no mention of Assad

UN endorses peace process for Syria; no mention of Assad

19 Dec 2015

United Nations: UN Security Council members approved a resolution outlining a peace process for Syria involving talks by representatives of the Damascus government and the opposition, but the draft says nothing on the critical issue of what role President Bashar Assad will play.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi expected to visit <strong>United</strong> States in June

Prime Minister Narendra Modi expected to visit United States in June

20 Apr 2016

Washington: Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to visit the US on June 7 and 8, a bipartisan group of four top American lawmakers said today and asked the Speaker of the House of Representatives Paul Ryan to invite him for a joint meeting of the Congress.

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1,850 killed, over five lakh displaced in Yemen: <strong>United</strong> <strong>Nations</strong>

1,850 killed, over five lakh displaced in Yemen: United Nations

19 May 2015

Geneva: The United Nations said on Tuesday that some 1,850 people had been killed and more than 500,000 displaced as a result of the conflict raging in Yemen since late March. As of May 15, 1,849 people had been killed and 7,394 had been injured, the UN humanitarian agency said citing numbers from Yemen health facilities.

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One sixth of global <strong>population</strong> is now on WhatsApp

One sixth of global population is now on WhatsApp

02 Feb 2016

New York: Facebook-owned mobile messaging service WhatsApp has reached the milestone of one-billion users, with 42 billion messages being exchanged daily, its CEO Mark Zuckerberg announced today.

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Provident <strong>fund</strong> row: Government rolls back stricter withdrawal norms

Provident fund row: Government rolls back stricter withdrawal norms

20 Apr 2016

Hyderabad: Buckling under protests and street violence in Bengaluru, the government yesterday rolled back its order tightening rules for withdrawal of provident fund money, within hours of keeping it in abeyance for three more months.

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Government rolls back EPF rate cut decision; fixes interest at 8.8 percent

Government rolls back EPF rate cut decision; fixes interest at 8.8 percent

30 Apr 2016

New Delhi: Stung by all-round criticism, the government yesterday rolled back its decision to lower interest rate on provident fund deposits to 8.7 percent for 2015-16 and agreed to fix it at 8.8 percent, the third EPF-related roll back since March.

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India to become world's most populous nation by 2050: Study

India to become world's most populous nation by 2050: Study

02 Oct 2013

India will overtake China as the world's most populous country by 2050, according to a new French study which predicts the global population to surge to 9.7 billion people by the middle of the century.

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China supports India's "desire" to play bigger role in <strong>United</strong> <strong>Nations</strong>

China supports India's "desire" to play bigger role in United Nations

13 Apr 2015

Beijing: China, which is yet to fully endorse India's permanent membership of the United Nations Security Council( UNSC), on Monday said it supports India's "desire" to play a bigger role in the United Nations( UN) and will strive to work out a"package plan" to reform the powerful organ of the world body.

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Thousands expected for Yoga Day celebrations in New York's Times Square

Thousands expected for Yoga Day celebrations in New York's Times Square

12 Jun 2016

New York: An uncommon calm is scheduled to embrace the  frenetic "Crossroads of the World", the city's Times Square, on June 20,  this year's Summer Solstice Day here, when thousands of people practice the ancient Indian art to celebrate the International Day of Yoga.

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