Shivani Kumar

Shivani Kumar

Digital news journalist, WION

Shivani Kumar is Digital News journalist, WION

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'We've forgotten that Mila is adolescent': French President defends teen threatened over anti-Islam rant

'We owe her protection at school, in her daily life and when she moves around. The state has assumed its responsibilities,' Macron said.

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Global Corruption Perception Index: India slips to 80th position; Pakistan ranks at 120

Interestingly, China, Ghana, Benin and Morocco shared the same score on the index as India.

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'Only way forward is via peace settlements': Pak PM Imran Khan calls for talks with India

Talking about India's growing economy, Khan said, 'Howdy Modi doesn't bother me. I understand the relationship between the US and India. India is a huge market.'

 

 

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India provides relief assistance to Myanmar's Rohingya refugees; sends 20,000 kits of food items

The handing over ceremony took place in the city of Sittwe, capital of the Rakhine Province in the presence of Myanmar's Social Welfare Minister Dr Win Myat Aye and state Chief Minister U Nyi Pu…

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Veiled attacks and glares exchanged between Trump and Thunberg at WEF

In a veiled attack on Thunberg, Trump said, 'We must reject the perennial prophets of doom and their predictions of the apocalypse.' 

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Despite protests, Citizenship Amendment Act will not be withdrawn: Amit Shah

'I challenge Rahul Gandhi, Akhilesh Yadav, Mamata Bannerjee and Mayawati for a discussion on CAA with me in public forum,' Shah also said

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Ukraine gets access to crashed plane's black boxes: Foreign Minister

'Our team has now got access to the black boxes,' Prystaiko told a briefing.

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In retaliation to missile attacks, US imposes more sanctions on Iran

The targets of the sanctions include, Iran's manufacturing, mining and textile sectors, as well as several senior Iranian officials who Washington said, were involved in the Wednesday's strikes.…

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China's Vice Premier Liu to sign US trade deal next week in Washington

US President Donald Trump last month announced that partial new US-China trade agreement will be signed on January 15 at the White House. 

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Missile strike was start of a series of attacks across the region: Iranian commander

The tension between US and Iran saw a dramatic escalation last week after the US killed Iran' top military commander, General Qasem Soleimani in a strike in Baghdad International Airport. 

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In a bid to combat online abuse, Twitter to limit replies

'We want to help people feel safe participating in the conversation on Twitter by giving them more control over the conversations they start,' the company said in a tweet.

 

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Terror camps continue to 'exist in Pakistan': Army Chief MM Naravane to WION

Speaking to WION's correspondent Sidhant Sibal, Naravane also said that after the 2018 Wuhan informal summit, India and China forces have developed greater understanding.

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'I can see Greta is very happy from doing this', says father Svante Thunberg

'Three, four years before she went on the school strike, she fell ill and she stopped talking. She stopped going to school and she didn't eat for three months or two and a half months,' Greta's …

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'High time to put an end to violence': Hong Kong police appeals for peaceful 2020 protests

The Commission of Hong Kong police, Christ Tang also warned against the violence and said, 'If you use violence, you will not get public support. We, Police, will do all we can do to arrest you…

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Jaishankar meets Iranian President Hassan Rouhani; discusses progress in India-Iran bilateral ties

The session was chaired by Jaishankar and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zafari, during which both leaders reviewed and assessed the progress in bilateral cooperation in various areas.

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