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Ivanka Trump, Donald Trump, Modi, US-India Ties

Why wooing Ivanka Trump is high on Modi's agenda

The US first daughter is leading a high-powered American delegation for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Hyderabad.

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Dalveer Bhandari, Britain, Brexit, Security Council

Dalveer Bhandari's re-election to ICJ indicates India is growing stronger than Britain

India's easiest route to securing its residency in the Security Council would be simply to supplant Britain.

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#NGT, Andhra Pradesh, Krishna, Amaravati

Striking at Krishna's floodplains will make proposed Andhra Pradesh capital a doomed city

Amaravati is aimed at creating high-stake infrastructure in areas that are part of the Krishna river.

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Kashmir, India, Pakistan, Hafiz Saeed

Pakistan releasing Hafiz Saeed shows it is back to fomenting trouble in Kashmir

It's unlikely to upset the sense of trust and confidence that the Modi government seems to have regained in the Valley.

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Bollywood, Karni Sena, Sanjay leela bhansali, Padmavati

Padmavati release delayed: It's a failure of what India wants to be

India Today cover story explores how myth, history and electoral calculation collided to fuel the conflagration.

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China, Ajit Doval, Aksai Chin, Arunachal Pradesh

China's objection to President Ram Nath Kovind's visit to Arunachal is self-defeating

Beijing's protests only strengthen New Delhi's determination to safeguard its territory.

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BJP, India, Pakistan, Hindutva

How BJP's regressive missteps help its critics build myth of 'Hindu Pakistan'

Its reaction to the uproar over the movie Padmavati has been unconscionable.

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Telangana, BJP, Hindu Extremists

Why BJP looks the other way every time its Hyderabad MLA stirs a controversy

Party leaders privately admit that T Raja Singh does not care about the state leadership's approval.