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Actor Matt Dillon Puts Rare Celebrity Spotlight on Rohingya

Washington DC(Associated Press): American actor Matt Dillon, right, with Noor Alam, a 17-year old Rohingya survivor of human-trafficking at Thetkabyin village, north of Sittwe in the western state of Rakhine, Myanmar, May 29, 2015. American actor Matt Dillon, right, with Noor Alam, a 17-year old Rohingya survivor of human-trafficking at …

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Shiv Sena says Rahul no match for Modi, Congress hits back

New Delhi(PTI): After refusing to share BJP’s euphoria on the first year of the NDA Government, ally Shiv Sena on Monday lavished praises on Prime Minister Narendra Modi while attacking Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, saying “hundred Rahul Gandhis cannot match Modi.” Hitting back at Sena, Congress said the future …

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IIT-Madras row: BJP ally RPI slams de-recognition of students’ group

Mumbai(PTI): In an embarrassment for the ruling BJP, its ally Republican Party of India on Monday spoke out against the de-recognition of an IIT-Madras students’ body allegedly for being critical of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and termed the move an “attack on the freedom of expression”. Condemning the “injustice”, RPI …

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Lalu Prasad wants quick talks with Nitish Kumar over alliance

Patna(PTI): With the political scenario in Bihar heating up in view of approaching Assembly polls and the much-publicised Janata Parivar merger in doldrums, RJD president Lalu Prasad on Monday threw the ball in Chief Minister Nitish Kumar’s court saying it was time to decide about the alliance. “I telephoned Nitish …

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