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Gravitas: Indian soldiers to hold drills with China?

China claims Indian soldiers will take part in a joint military drill along with PLA troops in Russia. Will India send its soldiers amid heightened…

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Gravitas: Applying for a US Visa? Here's how long it will take

Are you planning a trip to the United States? Are you looking to apply for a Visa? You may end up crossing calendars. The average waiting time for…

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Gravitas: Ukraine says India buying Russian oil with 'Ukrainian blood'

Ukraine's foreign minister says India is buying Russian crude oil tainted by Ukrainian blood. Foreign minister S Jaishankar defended the move as part…

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Gravitas: Extreme weather: Farmers destroy their own crops in America

The U.S. has been hit by severe drought and heatwave. The situation is so dire, that in some states farmers are destroying their own crops. In Las…

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Gravitas: Japan wants its youth to drink more alcohol

Japan wants young people to drink more alcohol, yes, you read that right. Japan thinks its youth are not drinking enough, so, the country has…

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Gravitas: 1 year of Taliban rule in Afghanistan

August 15 also marks the return of Taliban in Afghanistan. It was on this day in 2021, when the Taliban seized control of Kabul. A year since that…

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Gravitas: Salman Rushdie's attacker linked to Iran guards?

Iran has denied any links with the 24-year-old man who attacked Salman Rushdie in New York. But reports claim the attacker was a sympathiser of the…

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Gravitas: Pakistan marks Independence day amid financial crisis

Pakistan marked Independence day on August 14 amid a spiraling financial crisis. In 75 years, the country has failed to live up to its founding…

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Gravitas Plus: India’s achievements @75

As India celebrates 75 years of independence, Palki Sharma Upadhyay brings you a round-up of India’s biggest success stories over the last 7 decades…

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Gravitas Global Headlines: EU mulling visa ban for Russians | UK economy shrinks

Here we bring you a quick round-up of all latest news, top headlines and international breakings from all across the globe, stay tuned with Gravitas…

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Gravitas: Samsung heir gets out of jail to "save economy"

Samsung heir Lee Jae-Yong has been granted a special presidential pardon. South Korea wants the billionaire's help to revive the country's economy.…

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Gravitas: Johnson & Johnson to stop selling baby powder linked to cancer

Johnson & Johnson will stop selling their controversial talcum powder which has been linked to multiple cases of cancer in women. The company…

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Gravitas: Europe's largest nuclear power plant at the centre of war

Europe's largest nuclear power plant is now at the centre of the war in Ukraine. The UN has issued a warning. It says the fighting at the…

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Gravitas: This man held a bank hostage over his own money

How far would you go for your money? A Lebanese man has set a dangerous precedent. The 42-year-old man held a bank hostage over his own money, but…

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Gravitas: The Arctic is warming 4 times faster than rest of Earth

A new study has found that the Arctic is warming up four times faster than the rest of the Earth. What explains this rapid pace of climate change?…

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