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Australians involved in Thai cave rescue to receive honours

Two Australian divers who helped rescue 12 boys and their football coach from a flooded cave in Thailand will receive civilian honours, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull announced on Tuesday. Turnbull confirmed that the unspecified honours would be awarded to Richard Harris, an anaesthetist, and Craig Challen,

PM Modi Talks “Team India” Amid Attack From Chief Ministers

At a key meeting of government think-tank Niti Aayog today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi invoked “Team India” and said “the Governing Council has approached complex issues of governance… in the spirit of cooperative, competitive federalism”. The comment comes in the backdrop of four Chief Ministers

Trump’s pre-existing condition

Ask Americans whether the federal government should require health insurers to provide coverage for people with pre-existing conditions, and a vast majority-92% of Democrats and 79% of Republicans-say yes. So what part of Obamacare is the Trump administration trying to kill? The mandate to cover pre-existing

Nearly 45% polling in Punjab assembly bypoll

Nearly 45 per cent polling was reported on Monday in the bye-election to the Shahkot assembly seat in Punjab, a poll official said. With the prevailing heat wave in Punjab, voters started queuing up early in the day to caste their votes. Voting began at

Members of Oman India Joint Business Council meet PM

A group of about 30 young business leaders from Oman, who are part of the Oman India Joint Business Council, called on PM Narendra Modi, yesterday. They shared their perspectives on the long shared history and maritime links between the two countries. During the interaction, the

2018 Karnataka legislative assembly Election Results

Even as the question of government formation in Karnataka remains open, the outcome has once again underlined the electoral dominance of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in Indian politics. It did not win a majority, and the party will have to introspect on that. But