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Darjeeling deadlock – The Hindu (Oct 21, 2017)

Darjeeling deadlock – The Hindu (Oct 21, 2017) The 104-day shutdown in the Darjeeling hills called by the Gorkha Janmukti Morcha (GJM) may have been lifted in late September, but peace remains elusive. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is … Continue reading

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West Asia, post-IS – The Hindu (Oct 20, 2017)

West Asia, post-IS – The Hindu (Oct 20, 2017) The capture of Raqqa, the Islamic State’s de facto capital in Syria, by U.S.-backed Kurdish and Arab troops this week is a crushing blow to the group. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview … Continue reading

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A first step – The Hindu (Oct 20, 2017)

A first step – The Hindu (Oct 20, 2017) With the introduction of a new financial instrument, India is a step closer to building a vibrant market for commodities.For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is provided here with … Continue reading

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Lingohack (Shark-detecting drones) – BBC Learning English (Oct 18 2017)

Lingohack (Shark-detecting drones) – BBC Learning English (Oct 18 2017) Source: BBC-Learning English Terms Of Use: This post is reproduced under licence from www.bbc.co.uk/.  You are not allowed to modify, edit, reproduce, republish the contents of this post for any personal/commercial use and any … Continue reading

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The Grammar Gameshow – BBC Learning English (Oct 18 2017)

The Grammar Gameshow – BBC Learning English (Oct 18 2017) Source: BBC-Learning English Terms Of Use: This post is reproduced under licence from www.bbc.co.uk/.  You are not allowed to modify, edit, reproduce, republish the contents of this post for any personal/commercial use and any … Continue reading

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New kid on the bloc – The Hindu (Oct 18, 2017)

New kid on the bloc – The Hindu (Oct 18, 2017) Austria’s early elections on Sunday paid off for Foreign Minister Sebastian Kurz, who, at 31, is set to become Austria’s Chancellor and the youngest head of government in Europe. … Continue reading

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of faith and fever – The Hindu (Oct 18, 2017)

of faith and fever – The Hindu (Oct 18, 2017) Faced with one of the worst dengue epidemics it has seen, this year the Tamil Nadu government responded by freely distributing a herbal concoction, nilavembu kudineer,…. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. … Continue reading

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Flip-flop on terror – The Hindu (Oct 17, 2017)

Flip-flop on terror – The Hindu (Oct 17, 2017) Pakistan’s decision to withdraw terror charges against Hafiz Saeed, chief of the Jamaat-ud-Dawa/Lashkar-e-Toiba, is an outrage, and calls into question its professed seriousness to address terrorist violence emanating from its territory. For further … Continue reading

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News Review (Ancient stellar collision makes waves) – BBC Learning English (Oct 17 2017)

News Review (Ancient stellar collision makes waves) – BBC Learning English (Oct 17 2017) Source: BBC-Learning English Terms Of Use: This post is reproduced under licence from www.bbc.co.uk/.  You are not allowed to modify, edit, reproduce, republish the contents of this post for … Continue reading

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Securing Somalia – The Hindu (Oct 17, 2017)

Securing Somalia – The Hindu (Oct 17, 2017) In the deadliest terrorist attack in Somalia, an explosives-laden truck collided with a fuel tanker in Mogadishu, killing more than 300 people and injuring many more. …. For further reading, visit “The Hindu”. This preview is … Continue reading

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