First batch of Indian pilgrims enters Pakistan through Kartarpur corridor
The corridor links Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan, the final resting place of Guru Nanak Dev, to Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab's Gurdaspur. Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi flagged off the first batch of over 500 pilgrims, saying it will be easy to pay obeisance at the Darbar Sahib gurdwara after the opening of the Kartarpur corridor.
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The corridor lin...
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Kartarpur corridor opens today; India, Pakistan still sparring over details
Pakistan foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi told media delegation that in keeping with the announcement made earlier by Pakistan PM Imran Khan, no fee will be charged from pilgrims on November 9 and 12. Official sources said India had again told Pakistan that if it is really sincere towards the pilgrims, they should do away with the US 20 dollar fee
Modi, Shah blinded by political vendetta, alleges Congress on SPG cover withdrawal
Congress' Anand Sharma said the decision to remove the SPG cover for Sonia Gandhi, Rahul and Priyanka is "shocking and vindictive". "It makes the family vulnerable. Not to forget that two members of the family former prime ministers Indira Gandhi and Rajiv Gandhi were assassinated," he said.
Centre downgrades Sonia, Rahul and Priyanka Gandhi's security cover
The decision, sources said, was taken after a detailed review by a panel at union home ministry where inputs from SPG, Intelligence Bureau were examined. During the review, the panel recommended downgrading the security cover from SPG to CRPF after it found that the level of threat to the family is not very serious.
Economic slowdown unprecedented, NDA has become 'NPA': Sharad Pawar
NCP president Sharad Pawar said the NDA government should take a lesson from former Prime Minister and Congress veteran Manmohan Singh on how to put the economy back on track. Terming the slowdown as "unprecedented", Pawar said it is for the first time in independent India that a stable government has created an "atmosphere of uncertainties."
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View: Modi govt should use the RCEP pause to take tough decisions
Rather than play the RCEP decision as a bold move and an act of great leadership — ‘Modi hai to mumkin hai’ (Modi makes it possible), said commerce and industries minister Piyush Goyal — it would be wiser to use it as an opportunity to hold a mirror to the nation and unveil a bold strategy of economic reconstruction.
Rising intolerance in country, skewed vision of history being imposed: Sonia Gandhi
Sonia Gandhi was addressing a gathering at a function in Delhi to confer the Indira Gandhi Award for National Integration to Chipko Movement founder and environmentalist Chandi Prasad Bhatt. In her address, Gandhi said a skewed vision of history & society is being imposed along with falsehood and unscientific ideas.
Manmohan Singh used as 'puppet', economy doing quite well under Modi: BJP
The Congress leader said "all-round mismanagement" by the Modi government was responsible for the slowdown.
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Two-third of my tenure as RBI governor was under BJP, Raghuram Rajan reminds Sitharaman
Raghuram Rajan, who faced a stinging attack from FM, reminded her that two-third of his tenure was under BJP.
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