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Imran Khan. Photograph:( AFP )

WION Web Team New Delhi, Delhi, India Nov 28, 2018, 06.46 PM (IST)

Regret Pak chose to politicise Kartarpur ceremony by making unwarranted reference to J&K: India

India today reacted strongly after Pakistan PM Imran Khan said the Kashmir issue can be solved during his speech after laying the foundation stone of the Kartarpur corridor.

CBI vs CBI: Delhi High Court allows Alok Verma, A K Sharma to inspect Rakesh Asthana's case files

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday allowed CBI Director Alok Verma and Joint Director A K Sharma to inspect in the CVC's office the case file relating to FIR against the agency's Special Director Rakesh Asthana.

Navjot Sidhu should contest election in Pakistan's Punjab, he will win surely, says Imran Khan

Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that former cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu is so popular in Pakistan that he can contest and win an election here.

Assembly polls: Madhya Pradesh registers 50% voter turnout, Mizoram 58% till 3 pm

The voter turnout in Madhya Pradesh till 3 pm was recorded as 50 per cent, while that in the northeastern state was recorded as 58 per cent in Mizoram.

The turnout till 1 pm was recorded as 27 per cent in MP while 49 per cent in Mizoram.

Republican Hyde-Smith wins racially charged US Senate race in Mississippi

Republican Cindy Hyde-Smith won a US Senate special election runoff in conservative Mississippi on Tuesday, defeating a black challenger after a campaign that recalled the history of racist violence in the deep South state.