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India eyes breakthrough on US surveillance drones ahead of Modi trip

NEW DELHI/WASHINGTON: India is pushing for US approval of its request to buy a naval variant of the Predator drone, officials said, as Prime Minister Narendra Moditries to revitalise relations with Washington when he meets President Donald Trump for the ...

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Kenneth Juster set to be new US Ambassador to India: A look back at his predecessors

Kenneth I Juster, a top aide of United States president Donald Trump, is set to be America’s new Ambassador to India, the White House said on Wednesday. Juster, 62, who is the deputy assistant to Trump for International Economic Affairs and ...

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Uber CEO Kalanick’s exit may hit company’s growth in India, help Ola

Analysts say the change could force Uber to cut its aggressive spending aimed at gaining market share. If Uber reduces spending besides keeping prices low for riders, it will hit growth and benefit rivals. The resignation of Uber Technologies Inc ...

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Ram Nath Kovind as next President of India: Not Just a Dalit Card

The most common image of Ram Nath Kovind that I have in my mind is of an unusually quiet, slightly smiling political worker who would keep himself occupied in his work without getting much bothered by the goings-on at 11 ...

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Swachh Bharat: A Policy to Eliminate India’s Toilet-less People

When Narendra Modi, as prime minister of India, initiated his ‘Clean India’ (Swachh Bharat) campaign nobody would have conceived that it opened up murderous possibilities. The symbol being used for this campaign are Mahatma Gandhi’s spectacles, a man who stood ...

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