Rohingya Muslims flee to Bangladesh, recount horrors; allege civilians collaborating with Myanmar Army

Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh: Rohingya Muslims fleeing a Myanmar military offensive arrived in Bangladesh on Monday with fresh accounts of violence and arson as a rights group called for sanctions and an arms embargo to stop what the United Nations has branded ethnic cleansing. The latest wave of violence in western Myanmar’s Rakhine State began on […]

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54 years on, Modi opens Sardar Sarovar Dam, alleges conspiracy to stop it: Congress calls it poll gimmick

After a 54-year-long delay, the Sardar Sarovar Dam was finally inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday. However, the prime minister’s comment that the dam faced numerous hurdles, did not go down well with the Congress, which called the inauguration an “election gimmick. While addressing a rally at the Dam site, Modi had said […]

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Army Chief Rawat’s ‘Salami Slicing’ Remark Contrary to Views Expressed by Modi, Xi | China

Beijing: A day after Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat’s said that Beijing was employing ‘salami slicing’ and silently taking over territory and testing India’s threshold, China on Thursday said the General’s remarks were contrary to the views expressed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping during their meeting in Xiamen this week. “As […]

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