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Top jurists want change in collegium system that appoints judges

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Top jurists want change in collegium system that appoints judges

New Delhi: Several top jurists today pushed for scrapping the existing collegium system where judges appoint judges but government's plans to bring a bill to make the process of appointments more tran...


UN peacekeepers for internal political rows an unsustainable approach: India

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UN peacekeepers for internal political rows an unsustainable approach: India

United Nations: India has warned the UN Security Council that the new trend of using peacekeepers to tackle internal political conflicts is an "unsustainable" approach to the maintenance of ...

Afghanistan: Outgoing prez Karzai's cousin killed in suicide attack

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Afghanistan: Outgoing prez Karzai's cousin killed in suicide attack

Kandahar:A suicide attacker killed a cousin of outgoing Afghan President Hamid Karzai near the volatile southern city of Kandahar on Tuesday, officials said, raising tensions during a struggle over th...

'Rabid dog' Israel is attacking innocents in Gaza: Iran's supreme leader

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'Rabid dog' Israel is attacking innocents in Gaza: Iran's supreme leader

Dubai: Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei on Tuesday called Israel a "rabid dog" for its attacks on Gaza, and urged Muslims to arm Palestinians to enable them to counter what he te...

India's agriculture mantra should be 'per drop, more crop': PM Modi at ICAR

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India's agriculture mantra should be 'per drop, more crop': PM Modi at ICAR

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday spoke of his government'sroadmap for development in the agricultural sector in his address atan award ceremony at the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (I...

Gaza crisis: Violent protests break out in Kashmir after Eid prayers

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Gaza crisis: Violent protests break out in Kashmir after Eid prayers

Massive protests broke out in several parts of Kashmir over the recent violence in Gaza, right after Eid prayers in Srinagar, police said.Although peaceful protests were held at many places against th...

EU, US to slap fresh sanctions on Russia over Ukraine: White House

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EU, US to slap fresh sanctions on Russia over Ukraine: White House

Washington: The United States and European Union plan to impose new sanctions against Russia this week, including penalties targeting key sectors of the Russian economy, the White House said Monday.Th...