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WION Web Team
New Delhi, Delhi, India Published: Aug 03, 2018, 09:05 AM(IST)

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Pakistan summons India's deputy high commissioner JP Singh over alleged ceasefire violations

Pakistan on Thursday night summoned India's deputy high commissioner J P Singh over alleged ceasefire violations by the Indian Army along the Line of Control(LoC).

Centre approves Collegium's recommendation to elevate Justice KM Joseph to Supreme Court: Report

Resolving the long going conflict between the executive and the judiciary over the appointment of Uttrakhand High Court chief justice KM Joseph to the Supreme Court, the Union Government has finally accepted the decision of the Collegium to appoint justice KM Joseph as the Supreme Court judge.

Virat@21: How Indian skipper flayed England at Edgbaston

Virat Kohli scored a gritty 149 to rescue India and leave the intriguing first Test finely balanced as England were left to rue several missed chances before they ended the second day 22 runs ahead on Thursday

$1 trillion market capitalisation result of Apple’s innovation: CEO Cook to employees

Chief Executive Tim Cook said on Thursday that the iPhone maker's $1 trillion market capitalisation was "not the most important measure" of the company's success but was instead a result of its focus on its products, customers and company values.

Zimbabwe's Mnangagwa wins first post-Mugabe election

Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa, a former spy chief installed after Robert Mugabe's removal in a coup in November, was elected on Thursday after a poll marred by the deaths of six people in an army crackdown on opposition protests.

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