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Full Text of JNUSU President Kanhaiya Kumar’s Speech that Attracted Sedition Charges

Herre is the full text of Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) president Kanhaiya Kumar’s speech inside the campus on February 9 that landed him in jail under charges of sedition. The translated verion may vary slightly and video accompanied shows it too. “The people who burnt the tricolor are the fans of (Veer) Savarkar. They apologised in front of ...

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Amitabh Bachchan: Endorsing DD Kisan was for Free, Never took Rs 6. 31 Crore

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan on Monday denied charging Rs 6.31 crore to endorse government channel DD Kisan and he later issued a statement saying, “I work pro bono on various issues and DD Kisan channel is one of them.” Doordarshan’s Kisan Channel was launched by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on May 26 at a time when debt-ridden farmers were committing ...

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Post-Maggi, Will India Crack on Others?

The entire controversy surrounding Maggi Masala has unfolded the entire gamut of lenient authorities in India prompting domestic food manufacturers to violate norms and multinationals following suit with little respect to global standards set in their own countries. Born in a hugely populated country, Indians have grown to belittle the life of others, let alone own family members in their ...

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Movies First, No Wedding Now to Prove BCCI Correct, says Anushka Sharma

Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma has shown her preference for movie career to marriage plans for now and denied rumours that she is going to marry cricket player Virat Kohli anytime soon as claimed by BCCI recently. The decision by Anushka Sharma to deny rumours was not new in Bollywood, which is more career-centric and friendship cannot always stretch to wedding ...

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US imposes new sanctions on Iran: Full Statement

The United States has tightened several sanctions against Iran on Tuesday to confront the threat posed by Iran and increase pressure on Iran to comply with the full range of its international obligations and to address the international community’s longstanding concerns regarding its nuclear program. These steps include: expanding sanctions to target the supply of goods, services, technology, or support ...

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