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Pieces of the crashed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 lay in the grass near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine.
AP Pieces of the crashed Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 lay in the grass near the village of Hrabove, eastern Ukraine.

'MH17 black boxes to be sent to UK for analysis'

The black boxes will be flown to Farnborough accompanied by Malaysian experts. »
Thousands gathered in Bangalore in protest against the rape of a six-year-old in a school. File photo

School chairman held in Bangalore child rape case

This is the second arrest after that of Mustafa, skating instructor as the main accused, on Sunday. »


Maoists blow up rail track, pilot engine of Rajdhani derails in Bihar

No casualty was reported in the blast that took place late Tuesday night. »
Smoke and fire from the explosion of an Israeli strike rise over Gaza City on Tuesday.

Scientists, doctors write an open letter condemning violence in Gaza

Among other lies, it is stated that civilians in Gaza are hostages of Hamas whereas the truth is that the Gaza Strip is sealed by the Israelis and Egyptians." »


POLICING INSURGENCIES — Cops as Counterinsurgents: Edited by C. Christine Fair, Sumit Ganguly; Oxford University Press, YMCA Library Building, 1 Jai Singh Road, New Delhi-110001. Rs. 995.

Responding to insurgency

It is strategic folly to expect police forces to do counter-insurgency job for which they are neither equipped nor trained »
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Mars orbiter completes about 80% of journey

The spacecraft, carrying five instruments and travelling for nearly eight months, is in the last laps and about 60 days from the celestial goal. »  
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Worldview with Suhasini Haidar

Extreme outcomes in the Great Game over Ukraine

The shooting down of MH17 is one of the most horrific consequences of the latest version of the "Great Game".

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An Uncritical Eye - "The World Before Her"

It’s a telling commentary that the media groups blacklisted any news on the film and the VHP chose to make it more popular!

Known for seeking real-life inspirations for his films, he has opted for five newcomers for the film that revolves around the models who gain popularity after featuring in famous calendars. »

Gujarat, Rajasthan and Punjab: The Need for a Border States Group

The aim of the research report by Tridivesh Singh Maini is to examine the approach of the political leadership, as well as the business community, in three ‘border States’ towards India-Pakistan ties.This paper has sought to look at a number of factors, which include politics, economics as well as security issues.Read Article »

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