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Media misinterpreted my statement: NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar

Kumar has termed the ongoing situation in the financial sector as unprecedented and called for extraordinary steps to tackle it.

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India stands with France on all its G7 agendas: PM Narendra Modi in France

 The two leaders also discussed cybersecurity, Artifical Intelligence, and terrorism.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi leaves for UAE from France

Modi will return to France on August 25 to attend the G-7 summit where India has been invited as a partner country.

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Fuel supply to Air India stopped at six domestic airports: Indian Oil Corporation

Country's aviation sector is facing turmoil with one of its biggest private carriers, Jet Airways in bankruptcy, while passenger growth in the market overall has slowed.

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Aircel-Maxis case: Court extends protection from arrest to P Chidambaram, son

The court reserved the order on the pre-arrest bail after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and Enforcement Directorate (ED) sought a fresh date to present their arguments.

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Goals set for 2030 will be fulfilled by 2025, says PM Modi in address to Indian audience in France  

On day two of his French visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed an animated Indian diaspora audience at UNESCO headquarters in Paris said India was on the path to progress. 

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Jammu and Kashmir: Army soldier killed in ceasefire violation by Pakistan

This is the third Indian casualty since August 17 in the unprovoked ceasefire violations by Pakistan along the LoC

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Regional developments discussed during India-US 2+2 meeting: Ministry of External Affairs

A release from the Ministry of External Affairs said, 'Both sides discussed regional developments, and agreed to pursue their quest for a free, open, inclusive, peaceful and prosperous Indo-…

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Geopolitical situation contributed to decision to scrap Article 370: Jitendra Singh to WION

'The way people did not imagine that terrorism in Punjab would come to an end, the same is happening in Kashmir. Militancy was a product of isolation and now Article 370 has been abrogated, things…

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INX Media case: Supreme Court postpones hearing in Chidambaram's bail plea for Monday

The plea was filed by Chidambaram challenging the Delhi High Court verdict of August 20 that dismissed his anticipatory bail plea in the INX Media case 

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Trump to discuss Kashmir, human rights with Modi at G7 Summit in France

After a brief conversation with Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Tuesday, the US President once again offered his proposal to mediate on Kashmir, despite making it clear before that the…

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NITI Aayog VC calls for 'extraordinary' steps to tackle 'unprecedented' situation in financial sector

'This is an unprecedented situation for the government. In the last 70 years, we have not faced this sort of liquidity situation where the entire financial sector is in a churn, and nobody is…

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Identify as Indians first and rise above states, religion, caste: Infosys co-founder N R Narayana Murthy

Speaking at an event in Gorakhpur, Narayana Murthy said, 'While it's easy to drape ourselves in our national flag and shout 'Mera Bharat Mahaan' or 'Jai Ho', it is difficult to practice values. We…

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Delhi-NCR to witness light rain during the weekend

However, as per weather predictions, these light showers will not have much impact on the overall temperature of the region as they would be short-lived

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