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Facebook Confirms Hiring Journalists to Curate Its News Tab

CALIFORNIA Aug 22: Facebook on Tuesday confirmed plans for a News Tab that will be edited by seasoned journalists, in a departure from its longstanding practice of letting algorithms dictate a user’s experience.
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Pakistan To Approach World Court Against India’s Move On Kashmir: Reports

Islamabad Aug 21: Pakistan will approach the International Court of Justice over India’s decision to end special status to Jammu and Kashmir, news agency Reuters reported.
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Malaysia Quizzes Islamic Preacher Zakir Naik As Pressure Mounts

Kuala Lumpur Aug 20: Malaysian police Monday questioned controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik for allegedly making insensitive remarks about race in India, as pressure mounts on authorities to kick him out.
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Steve Smith Out Of Lord’s Test, Marnus Becomes First Concussion Substitute In History

LONDON Aug 19: Steve Smith, who was injured by a Jofra Archer bouncer on Saturday, has been ruled out of the last day of the second Ashes Test against England at Lord’s. Continue reading “Steve Smith Out Of Lord’s Test, Marnus Becomes First Concussion Substitute In History”

Donald Trump Urges India-Pak Dialogue On Kashmir In Call With Imran Khan

New Delhi Aug 17: United States President Donald Trump pushed for talks between New Delhi and Islamabad on the Kashmir issue during a phone conversation with Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday, news agency AFP has quoted the White House as saying.
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Vladimir Putin Vows Stronger India-Russia Ties In Independence Day Wishes

New Delhi Aug 16: Russian President Vladimir Putin Thursday conveyed his greetings to Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Independence Day and expressed confidence that both the countries will further strengthen bilateral cooperation and constructive interaction on regional as well as international issues.
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Tamil Nadu Honours ISRO Chief K Sivan With APJ Abdul Kalam Award

Chennai Aug 16: In recognition of his stellar work in promotion of science and technology, Indian Space Research Organisation Chairman K Sivan was on Thursday awarded the Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Award by the Tamil Nadu government.
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Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna Joins Pak Congressional Grouping

Washington, Aug 15: Indian-American Congressman Ro Khanna has joined the Congressional Pakistan Caucus and said he would continue to pursue the American objectives of a strong US-India relationship, as well as peace and stability in the region.
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Arrest Warrant Against Shashi Tharoor Over “Hindu Pakistan” Remark

KOLKATTA Aug 14: A Kolkata court on Tuesday issued an arrest warrant against Congress MP Shashi Tharoor for a remark he had made last year regarding the formation of a “Hindu Pakistan”.
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Indian Envoy To Pakistan Ajay Bisaria Returns To New Delhi

New Delhi Aug 12: Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Ajay Bisaria has returned to India, days after Islamabad expelled him following its decision to downgrade diplomatic ties over the withdrawal of special status to Jammu and Kashmir.
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