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Saturday, July 2, 2022

UK announces 75
scholarships in
India’s 75th year
of Independence

New Delhi: The UK government has partnered with leading businesses in India to offer 75 fully-funded scholarships for Indian students to study in the UK from September, the British High Commission (BHC)...

Sikh minority in
Afghanistan complains
continues facing attacks
by Islamic militants

KABUL: : The recent attack at Gurdwara Karte Parwan in the capital city of Afghanistan once again showed how the minority Sikh community in the country remains a soft target for terrorists.

India, Indonesia
review strategic
partnership at Joint
Commission meeting

NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and foreign minister of Indonesia Retno Marsudi concluded the 7th India-Indonesia Joint Commission Meeting on Friday with a focus on bilateral cooperation in several key...

Bomb blast on Sikh
Gurdawara in Kabul,
2 killed, 7 injured
no claims responsibility

KABUL: An attack on a Sikh temple in the Afghan capital of Kabul killed at least two people and injured seven on Saturday, following a blast in a car loaded with explosives,...

German envoy lauds
Narendra Modi for
running such big
country very successfully

NEW DELHI: German envoy to India, Walter J Lindner on Wednesday heaped praise on Prime Minister Narendra Modi's leadership skills. He said, "Former German chancellor Angela Merkel always admired...

Protest at Jama Masjid,
Delhi and other cities
against remarks of two
BJP punitive leaders

New Delhi Paramilitary and police personnel stand guard during a protest over alleged remarks by suspended BJP leader Nupur Sharma and expelled leader Naveen Jindal, at Jama Masjid, in New Delhi...

Militants involved in
Kulgam bank manager’s
murder identified, will be
neutralised soon: IGP Vijay

SRINAGAR: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Kashmir Vijay Kumar on Tuesday said that the terrorists involved in the killing of the bank manager in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district have been identified...

Farooq Abdullah summoned
by ED for alleged
misappropriation of funds
in J&K cricket scam

NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate (ED) on Friday issued summons to former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah for the alleged misappropriation of funds of the Jammu...

Modi meets gold
medallist Nikhat Zareen,
other winners of Women’s
World Boxing C’ships

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met pugilist Nikhat Zareen and other boxers who won medals at the Women's World Boxing Championships in Turkey last month. Nikhat Zareen is the...

Sidhu Moose murder:
Inquiry ordered into
singer’s security reduction,
commission to probe case

CHANDIGARH:  Punjab Chief Minister Bhagwant Mann on Monday ordered an inquiry into the decision to reduce the security of Punjabi singer and Congress leader Sidhu Moose Wala, who was murdered in broad...