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Tiger caught sleeping on bed in Assam home

The park authorities has formulated a strategy to tranquillise the tiger, which was now trapped inside the bedroom of a house. Guwahati: The devastating flood is not only a tragedy for residents of Assam alone but it has brought catastrophe for wildlife of the state also as on Thursday, a tiger which strayed away from […]

Centre to make India hub of international arbitration

The Arbitration and Conciliation (Amendment) Bill Act, 2019 was cleared by Lok Sabha in August 2018 but could not be passed by Rajya Sabha. New Delhi: The Narendra Modi-led NDA government intends to make India a hub of domestic and international arbitration by bringing in changes in law for faster resolution of commercial disputes. Union […]

Peace should respect constitutional legacy: MEA

The German diplomat is expected to push for a greater role for India in the Afghan peace process. New Delhi: Any agreement between the United States and the Taliban on peace in Afghanistan could involve phased withdrawal of US troops from the country subject to adherence to guarantees that could be given by the Taliban […]

Tensions rise as US shoots down Iranian drone

WASHINGTON: Tensions in the Gulf region mounted Thursday as US President Donald Trump said an American naval vessel shot down an Iranian drone that threatened the ship as it was entering the Strait of Hormuz.It was the first US military engagement with Iran following a series of increasingly serious incidents.Trump announced that the USS Boxer, […]

400 crore ‘benami’ plot of Maya brother attached

NEW DELHI: The income-tax department has attached a benami commercial plot worth Rs 400 crore in Noida belonging to Mayawati’s brother and his wife. The BSP chief on Thursday alleged it as “BJP’s deplorable attempt to falsely implicate… and harass members of my family”.The provisional order for the attachment of the seven-acre plot, “beneficially owned” […]