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  • US envoy for DPRK to visit S Korea, Japan amid tension
  • NSF calls 6-hour Nagaland bandh to protest CAB
  • Meghalaya CM meets Shah, demands ILP, Special Assembly session
  • Meghalaya CM meets Shah, demands ILP, Special Assembly session to be called
  • Curfew relaxed in Guwahati on Saturday
  • Clashes break out in central London after Conservative victory
  • Trump approved phase 1 trade deal ‘capitulation’ to China – US Senator
  • UN Security Council calls on Iraq authorities to probe violence against protesters
  • US has deployed 14,000 additional troops in Middle East since May, says Mark Esper
  • US-China phase 1 deal to be signed in first week of January - Senior US Official
  • US Promises 'decisive response' to any Iranian attack on Iraq - Pompeo
  • US Supreme Court to hear Trump requests to block financial records subpoenas - Reports
  • IMF Managing Director welcomes US-Chinese consensus on phase one trade deal
  • Prime Minister Johnson says UK 'should focus above all on NHS' after conservatives' win
  • EU Parliament congratulates Johnson, expects UK to meet January 31 Brexit deadline
States

AP Assy empowers Speaker to take action against LoP

13 Dec 2019 | 3:10 PM

Amaravati, Dec 13 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Legislative Assembly adopted a resolution empowering the Speaker to take necessary action against those elected representatives and others who created a ruckus in the Assembly premises here on Wednesday.

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Haryana among top five states, UTs in utilisation of 'Nirbhaya Funds'

13 Dec 2019 | 3:08 PM

Chandigarh, Dec 13 (UNI) Haryana police figures among top five states and Union Territories (UTs) in utlisation of 'Nirbhaya Funds' allocated by the Ministry of Home Affairs for implementing projects related to women's safety.

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Suspected intruder shot dead on IB in Samba

13 Dec 2019 | 3:06 PM

Jammu, Dec 13 (UNI) A suspected intruder was killed by alert troops of BSF on Friday morning along the international border in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir.

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Assembly Speaker to meet Assam CM with Opposition’s request for special session

Assembly Speaker to meet Assam CM with Opposition’s request for special session

13 Dec 2019 | 3:06 PM

Guwahati, Dec 13 (UNI) The main Opposition parties of Assam, Congress and All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF), have demanded a special session of the state Legislative Assembly to discuss the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, (CAB), as protests against the legislation continued to rock the state with indefinite curfew in four places, including Guwahati, and internet services remained suspended.

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Anti-CAB protests hits oxygen supply in NE, Bhutan

13 Dec 2019 | 3:05 PM

By Sushmita Goswami

Guwahati, Dec 13 (UNI) Oxygen supply to all major government as well as private hospitals in Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland as well as Bhutan has been severely hit due to the ongoing anti-CAB protests in Assam.

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UP: Internet services suspended in Aligarh as precautionary measure

13 Dec 2019 | 3:02 PM

Aligarh, Dec 13 (UNI) In the wake of protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, the district administration in Aligarh has suspended internet services as part of precautionary measures.

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PM Modi to visit Kanpur on Saturday for National Ganga Council meeting

PM Modi to visit Kanpur on Saturday for National Ganga Council meeting

13 Dec 2019 | 2:55 PM

Kanpur, Dec 13 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is set to arrive in Kanpur on December 14 to attend the National Ganga Council meeting, is expected to stay here for four hours.

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Life limping back to normal, internet service remain suspended in Kashmir

Life limping back to normal, internet service remain suspended in Kashmir

13 Dec 2019 | 2:54 PM

Srinagar, Dec 13 (UNI) Life is limping back to normal in the Kashmir valley, where pre paid mobile and internet service of all Cellular companies, including Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL) remained suspended after the abrogation of Article 370.

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Mounting debts : 9 of 2 families end lives in suicide pacts in TN

13 Dec 2019 | 2:52 PM

Dindigul/Villuppuram, Dec 13 (UNI) In heart-rending tragedies,
nine members of two families ended their lives by entering into
suicide pacts in Tamil Nadu on Friday.

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Curfew continues as anti-CAB protests rock Assam

Curfew continues as anti-CAB protests rock Assam

13 Dec 2019 | 2:41 PM

Guwahati, Dec 13 (UNI) Anti-CAB protests continued in Assam as people defied curfew and prohibitory orders in various parts to join the agitation, though there has been some let-up in the overall tension in the state, including in main city Guwahati, which continued to remain under indefinite curfew.

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Protest over CAB : DMK cadres, including Udhayanidhi, detained

13 Dec 2019 | 2:39 PM

Chennai, Dedc 13 (UNI) More than 500 DMK cadres, including
party youth wing secretary Udhayanidhi Stalin, were detained
for staging a protest demonstration against the Citizenship
Amendment Bill (CAB), which was passed in both Houses of
Parliament.

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BJP names functionaries for LB polls

13 Dec 2019 | 2:31 PM

Chennai, Dec 13 (UNI) Former Union Minister and senior BJP
leader Pon Radhakrishnan, who was recently appointed leader
in-charge for coordinating election-related events in Tamil Nadu,
today named party functionaries for the two phase local bodies
polls scheduled to be held on December 27 and 30.

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Speaker asks Naidu to apologise for using unparliamentary word

13 Dec 2019 | 2:30 PM

Aaravati, Dec 13 (UNI) Andhra Pradesh Assembly Speaker T Sitaram asked Leader of the Opposition and former Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu to express 'repentance' for using unparliamentary words to abuse martials when they prevented the TDP MLAs at the entrance gate.

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Gorkha’s demand BJP MP Dubey’s resignation over anti-Subba remarks

13 Dec 2019 | 2:25 PM

Guwahati, Dec 13 (UNI) The Bharatiya Gorkha Parisangha (BGP), a national federation of Indian Gorkhas, today demanded BJP president and Union Home Minister Amit Shah to expel the party’s three-time MP, Dr Nishikant Dubey, from Godda, Jharkhand, for calling former Congress MP late Mani Kumar Subba ‘a foreigner, a Nepali citizen and intruder’.

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Snowfall hits Kashmir valley

13 Dec 2019 | 2:25 PM

Srinagar, Dec 13 (UNI) The Kashmir valley, including summer capital, Srinagar, experienced fresh snowfall since early Friday morning, disrupting normal life.

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