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Over 40 million people living in slavery worldwide: ILO

About 71% of modern day slaves are women, while 25% are children As per the 2017 Global Estimates of modern slavery released by the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and the Walk Free Foundation (WFF) on Tuesday, an estimated 40.3 million ...

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Journalist Gauri Lankesh, known critic of Hindu right-wing extremism, shot dead in Bengaluru

Gauri Lankesh was known to be a critic of Sangh organisations. Sources said three suspects entered her residence and shot her . Gauri Lankesh, a senior journalist, was murdered at her Bengaluru residence on Tuesday, police officials said. Lankesh, known ...

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Supreme Court live updates: Unanimous ruling by nine-judge bench says privacy is a fundamental right

Supreme Court verdict on right to privacy live updates: In a unanimous ruling, a nine-judge bench of the Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the right to privacy as a fundamental right under the Constitution. In a unanimous ruling, a nine-judge ...

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Akhilesh Yadav Detained by Unnao Police on His Way to Meet Pradeep Yadav

Not just former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav, but a number of other senior leaders including SP State President Naresh Uttam and MLA Amitabh Bajpai were also arrested on Thursday morning. Lucknow: Samajwadi Party President Akhilesh Yadav was detained in Unnao on ...

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Terrorists attack Army camp in Kupwara, soldier injured

SRINAGAR: At least one Army soldier was injured when terrorists attacked an Army camp housing 21 JAK rifles and 41 RR in forest area of Kalaroose in frontier Kupwara district of north Kashmir in the intervening night of Friday-Saturday. According to reports, a group ...

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