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Live TV coverage of anti-terror operations may be banned in India

New Delhi(PTI): Live coverage of anti-terror operations by television channels is likely to be banned soon as the Home Ministry has asked the Information and Broadcasting Ministry to amend the rules to stop such telecast. Citing the unpleasant experience during 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks when news channels broadcast NSG operations …

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IIT Delhi director R Shevgaonkar breaks silence on sudden resignation

New Delhi(PTI): IIT Director R Shevgaonkar, whose resignation last week had triggered a controversy, on Wednesday attributed his decision to quit to some “unforeseen situations”. “Towards the end of the year, however, some unforeseen situations developed and I had to decide to step down from my position. Nevertheless, this is …

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PM Narendra Modi emerged as star performer on world stage in 2014

NEW DELHI(PTI): Emergence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as a star performer on the world stage was the highlight of Indian foreign policy during 2014 which was described by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj as truly a “Year of Breakthrough Diplomacy”. Modi’s diplomatic outreach was evident the moment he took …

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