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WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Apr 02, 2018, 06:51 PM(IST)

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Bharat Bandh protests: Death tolls rises to 6 as violence sweeps across India

Four persons were killed and several others, including policemen, sustained injuries in violent protests in Madhya Pradesh during the nationwide bandh called today by Dalit outfits against the alleged dilution of the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

Bharat Bandh protest: Heart of Delhi comes to standstill, arteries blocked

Traffic came to a standstill in the National capital's Connaught place during the "Bharat bandh" protest on Monday.

Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh to get married by the year-end?

There has been a lot of speculation around Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh's wedding for the past few months. Latest news reports suggest that the two will be tying the knot by the end of the year. 

Myanmar lures Bangladesh Buddhists to take over Rohingya land: Officials

Myanmar authorities have lured dozens of mainly Buddhist Bangladeshi tribal families to cross the border and resettle on land abandoned by fleeing Muslim Rohingya, officials said Monday.

Saudi-led air strike kills 12 civilians, including seven children

An air strike by the Saudi-led coalition fighting in Yemen killed 12 civilians, including seven children, in the costal city of Hodeidah on Monday, medics and a witness said.

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