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India, Iran, Russia look for new trade corridor

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India, Russia and Iran explore new route

India, Russia and Iran are meeting next month to work out the details of a massive project to open a new sea-land transport corridor that would be a cheaper

What if everything you know about 9/11 is a lie

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What if everything on 9/11 is a lie

What if everything we’ve been told about 9/11 is a lie?

Centre rushes forces to Assam; all eyes on NRC draft

Centre, Assam, National Register of Citizens, NRC, Hindus, Bangladesh, West Bengal, Rajnath Singh, Barak Valley, Brahmaputra Valley, Assamese, Afghanistan, Pakistan

Tricky NRC and Assam

Centre has rushed tens of thousa

Hindus killed in Afghanistan: Try telling it to Indian Express

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Hindus killed in Afghanistan; but not for Indian Express

Jalalabad in Afghanistan suffered a horrific bomb attack on Sunday. Out of the 19 killed, 17 were Sikhs and Hindus.

India firm even as US act bully on Iran matter

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Modi and Rouhani: A balancing act

United States wants India to cut down its

Why Muslims owe a lot to Sardar Patel

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Sardar Patel: Did he really have anti-Muslim bias?

This is the centenary of the year when Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel first met Mahatma Gandhi and India got its unifier as we know the nation today.

US has lost Middle East war for good

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US Middle East policy a colossal failure

Nearly a century earlier, Britain had formed Iraq from three separate Ottoman imperial provinces -- Baghdad, Basra, and Mosul.  The 2003 invasion blew up that synthetic state, held together first by British overlords and then by Saddam’s brutal dictatorship

And you thought Russia is aggressor

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Russia a victim of propaganda 

There was nothing particularly noteworthy about Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov's first meeting with U.S.

Obama: The war criminal butcher

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Obama: A crocodile sheds tears

There is no doubt that US President Barak Obama is a war criminal as are his military and intelligence officials and most of the House and Senate.

Kyrgyzstan in US cross hairs

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The falcon that is grounded

Most Westerners would have a hard time locating Kyrgyzstan on the world map, in spite of the role it plays upon the geopolitical chessboard. However, this co