US shutdown: Blame game in the Senate

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The US federal government faced a shutdown today at midnight (eastern time) after the Senate failed to pass a temporary funding bill post several negotiations. The Senate gained 50 against 48 votes on the plan passed by the House of Representatives but could not exceed the 60 needed to win a majority. A bunch of Read More

Transparency v/s Integrity: Supreme Court crisis

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Never in the history has the Indian judiciary witnessed a more bizarre incident as happened on Friday, the 12th of January when four senior-most judges of the Supreme Court, Justice Jasti Chelameswar, Justice Ranjan Gogoi, Justice Madan Lokur and Justice Kurian Joseph opened up to the nation in a press conference accusing the Chief Justice Read More

Infra build-up in Doklam: stand-off still continues

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The Indian Army is maintaining strict vigilance on the continued presence of Chinese troops and their construction activities in north Doklam at the Sikkim-Bhutan-Tibet tri-junction area even after a return to bilateral bonhomie has been announced between the two nations after a 73-day face-off last year. India is speculative that 1800 soldiers of People’s Liberation Read More

Modi’s flight to Ramallah: 1st Indian PM to visit Palestine

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After being a splendid host to Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu earlier this week, PM Modi plans to visit Ramallah, Palestine’s de facto capital on February 10th this year. When Mr. Modi visited Israel last year, being the first Indian PM to do so, he also created huge disappointment to Palestine as he chose not Read More

Romania political crisis: 2nd PM resigns in 7 months

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The political scenario in Romania is witnessing much chaos and humdrum as it lost its second Prime Minister Mihai Tudose after being ousted by its own party. Earlier in June 2017, Romania’s erstwhile Prime Minister, Sorin Grindeanu, was also ousted by the ruling alliance between leftwing Social Democratic Party (PSD) and The Alliance of Liberals Read More

Sunk Iranian tanker leaves massive oil spill off China

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An Iranian oil tanker ablaze since more than a week has eventually sunk in the East China Sea leaving massive oil spill for Chinese administration to combat with. The disastrous collision happened between The Sanchi and a cargo ship 260 km (160 miles) off Shanghai on 6th January around noon (4:00 GMT) which cause the Read More

India-Israel relationship, ‘a marriage made in heaven’

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In a rather amusing statement, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said that India-Israel relationship is like a “marriage made in heaven but consecrated on earth”. The statement came as reassuring response to India’s vote against Israel in the Jerusalem issue at the UN which was believed to strain bilateral ties between the two countries. Netanyahu Read More

Trump proposes merit-based immigration system

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US President Donald Trump today proposes a merit-based immigration system, expressing acceptance to only those people who can help America become “strong and great again”. The decision would observe a major impact on immigrants from all over the world benefitting skilled Indian techies by reducing over all migration. “I, as President, want people coming into our Read More

Facebook to refurbish its news feed, says Zuckerberg

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Facebook CEO Mr. Mark Zuckerberg stated out plans to make major changes to how its news feed works, making posts from business, brands and media less prominent. Unlike previous years where Mr. Zuckerberg’s new year resolutions were focused on personal growth, in 2018 he resolute to ‘fix’ Facebook. The decision, as stated by Zuckerberg in his Read More

Trump gives nod to Iran Nuclear Deal ‘one last time’

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US President Donald Trump says he is suspending sanctions on Iran for ‘one last time’ so that Europe and US can make amendments and fix nuclear deal’s ‘terrible flaws’. The 2015 agreement signed by Iran, US, Russia, China, Britain, Germany and the European Union which agreed on Iran to reduce Uranium enrichment activity and dispose Read More