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Terrorism can’t be fought selectively: PM

New Delhi: Terrorism has to be fought on all fronts and not selectively, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Tuesday. The prime minister told a news conference also addressed by German Chancellor Angela Merkel here that terrorism posed “a serious ...

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Iran blocks Merkel’s plane enroute to India

Berlin: In a pointer to the deteriorating diplomatic relations between Iran and Germany, Tehran, Tuesday, temporarily withdrew flyover rights for the plane carrying German Chancellor Angela Merkel to India, forcing it to circle over Turkey for two hours before the ...

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2G scam: CAG appears before JPC

New Delhi: Comptroller and Auditor General Vinod Rai today appeared before the Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) examining the 2G spectrum scam to explain how the government auditor quantified the losses in the spectrum allocation at Rs 1.76 lakh crore. Rai ...

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India, Pakistan resume Siachen talks

New Delhi: After a gap of three years, defence secretaries of India and Pakistan today met here to discuss the long-pending Siachen issue.Defence Secretary Pradeep Kumar is leading the Indian delegation at the two-day talks with his Pakistani counterpart Lt ...

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