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29 December, 2017 11:09 AM An Unfinished Revolution: A Hostage Crisis, Adivasi Resistance and the Naxal Movement review: From ground zero

A journalist’s troubled stories from the heartland On March 14, 2012, two Italian tourists, Paolo Bosusco and Claudio Colangelo, were taken hostages by Naxalites in Kandhamal district of Odisha. During the month-long crisis, Kishalay Bhattacharjee was part of a team of journalists that engaged with Sabyasachi Panda, leader of the Maoist group, and facilitated 1

19 November, 2017 4:07 AM After Macron meeting, Hariri says will clarify position in Lebanon

Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon`s prime minister this month while in Saudi Arabia, said on Saturday he would clarify his position when he returns to Beirut next week.  PARIS: Saad al-Hariri, who resigned as Lebanon`s prime minister this month while in Saudi Arabia, said on Saturday he would clarify his position when he returns to Beirut next week. Hariri 97

28 October, 2017 5:54 AM US waiting to see Pakistan act on terrorism in coming weeks: Top official

During his just-concluded visit to Pakistan, Rex Tillerson stressed the importance of Pakistan 'moving quickly' to demonstrate good faith The US is waiting to see the practical steps taken by Pakistan over the next weeks and months in its war against terrorism, a top American diplomat has said asserting that the Trump Administration is moving quickly 71

27 October, 2017 12:12 AM Trump’s indecision about North Korea may cost him allies in Asia Pacific

China’s 19th National Congress of the Communist Party is getting a lot of attention right now. In the opening ceremony, President Xi Jinping heralded the beginning of a new era in China. Surprisingly, he was also very honest about the inadequacy of his first term. Although the congress will continue into this week, most of the major events have already 58

26 October, 2017 7:36 PM Has Narendra Modi lost his magic?

There is no doubt that Narendra Modi, the politician, weaved magic. It’s important to see how he did this. There are two parts to this magic. The first is related to Mr. Modi’s persona and how he used opportunities and a trend in Indian politics to build an image. The second involves his complete identification with neo-liberal Indian economic interests 80

14 October, 2017 3:01 PM J&K: Cop tied to chair, beaten up for clicking pics of woman

New Delhi: A policeman in Jammu and Kashmir was on Saturday tied to a chair and harassed in the middle of the road after he was allegedly caught of clicking pictures of a woman. The incident took place in J&K's Ganderbal district located about 40 km from Srinagar. The police personnel reportedly snapped the woman while she was standing at Manigam Bypass 83

13 October, 2017 11:10 PM Trump: W.H. "cannot and will not" certify Iran's compliance

After months of anticipation, President Trump on Friday said his administration "cannot and will not" certify Iran's compliance with the Iran nuclear agreement to Congress, as he set out his plan for dealing with the Iranian regime. The president, from the White House's Diplomatic Reception Room, announced the U.S. will remain in the Joint Comprehensive 17

12 October, 2017 5:20 PM North American family held hostage by Taliban freed

Pak. Army carries out rescue operation after receiving intelligence from U.S. An American woman, her Canadian husband and their three young children have been released after years of being held captive by a group with ties to the Taliban and called a terrorist organization by the United States, American and Pakistani officials said on Thursday 25

12 October, 2017 1:16 PM American-Canadian Family Held Hostage By Taliban Freed, Says Pakistan

Pakistan said the US intelligence agencies had been tracking the hostages and shared their location when they were shifted to Pakistan through border of Kurram tribal district yesterday. Islamabad: Five Western hostages, including three children, were recovered from terrorists with ties to the Afghan Taliban in an operation based on intelligence shared 39

11 October, 2017 8:58 AM Beaten, kept hungry for days, Punjab woman alleges torture in Saudi Arabia, asks Bhagwant Mann for help

A video of a woman, who hails from Punjab, has gone viral on the social media.  Chandigarh: A video of a woman, who hails from Punjab, has gone viral on the social media. The woman, in the video, has claimed to have been kept as a hostage and subjected to torture by her employer in Dwadami city of Saudi Arabia. She has called for help from Aam Aadmi 30