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Platforms of Our Own

🕔14:43, 20.May 2019

Article Anil K. Antony, a technology entrepreneur, highlight the impact of social media platforms on democratic practices worldwide Social media platforms allow political parties to reach millions of prospective voters and are therefore an integral part of elections. Issues with

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Naxalism in India: Causes, Loopholes, Strategy

🕔17:17, 18.May 2019

In one of the worst retaliatory attacks on the anti-Naxal security forces, Maoist insurgents killed 15 jawans in Maharashtra’s Gadchiroli district.  Less than a month ago, a legislator and some security personnel lost their lives in a similar attack in

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Masood Azhar Blacklisted: UNSC 1267 Committee

🕔19:01, 17.May 2019

Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar was on May 1 listed as a “designated” global terrorist by the United Nations Security Council which means there will be a travel ban, an arms embargo on him and freezing of his assets. The official

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All out at sea: on India’s engagements in the Indian Ocean

🕔13:09, 16.May 2019

Abhijit Singh head of the Maritime Policy Initiative at the Observer Research Foundation talks about India’s engagements in the Indian Ocean Important Analysis Abhijit Singh observes that a series of bilateral exercises with regional navies in the Indian Ocean have

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ICGS Vigraha sails into sunset

🕔10:18, 16.May 2019

News Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Vigraha, a frontline offshore patrol vessel, is decommissioned after 29 glorious years of service from 1990 to 2019 More in News ICGS Vigraha was the seventh offshore patrol vessel built by the Mazagaon Dock

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Suspension of LoC Trade between J&K and PoJK Updated

🕔17:35, 15.May 2019

MHA has issued orders to suspend the LoC trade in Jammu & Kashmir w.e.f 19th April. This action has been taken as the Government of India has been receiving reports that the Cross LoC trade routes are being misused by

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Ban On LTTE Extended By Five More Years

🕔11:44, 15.May 2019

The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) renewed its 2014 notification to declare the LTTE as an “unlawful association” for another five years. Details The Union government on Tuesday extended the ban on the Liberation Tigers of Tamil Eelam for violent

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The War On Terror Is In Peril

🕔14:01, 13.May 2019

Article Suhasini Haider opined that the brutal attacks on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka, for which the Islamic State (IS) claimed responsibility, have reignited discussion on the global ‘War on Terror’. Important Analysis Scholars and officials across the world are

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Supreme Court verdict on Aadhar

🕔16:54, 4.May 2019

Supreme Court verdict on AadharSC verdict on Aadhar Well, the law enabling the implementation of the programme does not violate the right to privacy of citizens instead, the project empowers marginalized sections and also procures dignity for them along with

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