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Rohingyas: The most persecuted people on Earth

ARKAM was 12 when he watched men beat his father’s head with a brick and slaughter him with a knife. The family had been walking home from the mosque near their village in Rakhine, Myanmar’s westernmost state, when a stone-throwing mob blocked their path. Their Buddhist neighbours had ordered them …

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Outspoken Kannada scholar MM Kalburgi shot dead at his residence

Noted Kannada scholar and researcher, M M Kalburgi, who often courted controversies with his outspoken stand on various issues including idol worship, was shot dead at point-blank range by two unidentified men at his residence here today. Two men came on a two-wheeler and knocked at the door of Kalburgi’s …

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8 killed, 25 injured in bus-truck collision in Rajasthan

Bikaner(PTI): Eight persons were on Sunday killed and 25 others injured when a bus collided head-on with a truck here, police said. Representational Image. Reuters The incident occurred near Toliyasar village in Sridungargarh area when the private bus was on its way to Bikaner from Sardarshahar in Rajasthan, they said. …

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PM Narendra Modi to share his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ today

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s next ‘Mann Ki Baat’ radio broadcast will be on Sunday at 11 am. With Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s monthly radio address ‘Mann ki Baat’ scheduled for today. This will the 11th edition of his radio programme. View image on Twitter  Follow Narendra Modi    ✔@narendramodi …

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