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India passes 500,000 coronavirus cases

INDIA: India now has more than 500,000 confirmed coronavirus cases, according to government figures released Saturday that showed a record daily leap of 18,500 new infections. Authorities said a total of 15,685 people had died after another 385 fatalities were added to the toll in 24 hours. The..

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India, China both deploy in ‘large numbers’ along border Friday, June 26th, 2020

NEW DELHI, (AFP):- India acknowledged for the first time that it has matched China in massing troops at their contested Himalayan border region after a deadly clash this month. But India's foreign ministry accused China of causing the tensions by starting military deployments, and warned relations..

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Bank fraud: CBI carries out searches at 7 locations

New Delhi: The CBI on Friday carried out searches at seven locations, including official and residential premises of businessman Ratul Puri, his father and others, in connection with a case of Rs 787 crore alleged bank fraud involving their company Moser Baer Solar Ltd, officials said. The..

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China reaches out to India; Says meet us halfway

By Manash Pratim Bhuyan, NEW DELHI, (PTI):- Reaching out to New Delhi after raising tensions in eastern Ladakh to a fever pitch, China on Thursday said it was ready to work with India to properly deal with the military standoff, and asked it to meet the halfway, asserting that "suspicion and..

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