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Pakistan denies use of airspace to Indian president Saturday, September 7th, 2019

NEW DELHI, (AFP): Pakistan on Saturday said it had denied India's President Ram Nath Kovind permission to fly through its airspace -- access to which is usually granted -- due to New Delhi's recent "behaviour". The decision comes at a time of high tension between the two nuclear-armed South Asian..

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India loses touch with lander on its final approach to moon Friday, September 6th, 2019

By SHEIKH SAALIQ, NEW DELHI (AP): India’s space agency said it lost touch Saturday with its Vikram lunar lander as it made its final approach to the south pole of the moon to deploy a rover to search for signs of water. The fate of the lander — whether it crashed or landed — wasn’t..

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Former finance minister and BJP stalwart Arun Jaitley dies Saturday, August 24th, 2019

NEW DELHI, (PTI): Arun Jaitley, who as finance minister ushered in India's biggest tax reforms and was the chief trouble-shooter of the BJP and the Modi government, died at the AIIMS here on Saturday after battling multiple health issues for the last several months. He was 66. In a brief..

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Kashmir police say thousands detained in status-change sweep Tuesday, August 20th, 2019

By AIJAZ HUSSAIN, SRINAGAR, India (AP): Thousands of people, mostly young male protesters, have been arrested and detained in Indian-administered Kashmir during an ongoing communications blackout and security lockdown imposed more than two weeks ago in an attempt to curtail unrest after a change to..

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Chandrayaan 2 successfully enters orbit around Moon

BENGALURU, (PTI): In a major milestone for India's Moon mission, the Chandrayaan-2 spacecraft successfully entered the lunar orbit on Tuesday. Lunar Orbit Insertion (LOI) maneuver was completed successfully at 0902 hours as planned, using the onboard propulsion system, the Bengaluru headquartered..

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