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Afghan students urge India to grant visas

Unable to continue with online education because of “frequent disruption” of Internet, they say A group of Afghan students have written to Ambassador for Afghanistan Rudrendra Tandon asking for speedy processing of visas that has been delayed for months. The letter written by 43 students of the South Asia University (SAU) said they are unable […]

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KRFB to consider flyover at Kathrikadavu in Kochi

‘It will streamline traffic in the proposed M.G. Road-NH Bypass corridor’ The Kerala Road Fund Board (KRFB) will examine the feasibility of readying a flyover linking the eastern side of Kathrikadavu Junction, ending beyond the Jewish cemetery on the western side, it was decided on Friday. This followed a joint inspection of the area by […]

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Amarinder asks PM to reopen Kartarpur Corridor

Movement to Katarpur was suspended in March 2020. Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday to reopen the Kartarpur Corridor, in view of the improvement in the COVID-19 situation, to enable devotees to visit the historic shrine in Pakistan. In a letter to the Prime Minister, Captain (retd) Amarinder said […]

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Karnataka augury

Manner of Yediyurappa’s exit points to increasing centralisation in BJP, high command culture it professed opposition to. BS Yediyurappa’s resignation as Karnataka Chief Minister on Monday has brought an end to a chapter in the BJP’s politics in the state. That he has been the party’s most prominent leader in Karnataka, and that the present […]