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Tracking the journey of India 15.8.2017 DNA: Top News
Slide Photos:  Aryabhata launched: 1975 Named after the famous Indian astronomer, the 360-kg first Indian satellite is built by India’s space agency, ISRO, to conduct experiments in X-ray astronomy, aeronomics, and solar physics. It is launched by Russia from its Kapustin Yar rocket launch and development site. It re-enters the Earth’s atmosphere 17 years later. Agra Summit: 2001 PM AB Vajpayee meets with Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf to resolve long-standing issues between the two countries. Various rounds of one-to-one talks were held with hopefulness and in a spirit of good will. But the historic event fails to achieve a breakthrough because of differences over Kashmir. Bangladesh War: 1971 India intervenes on Bangladesh's behalf and achieves its greatest military victory. About 90,000 Pakistani soldiers surrender before the Indian Army. A new country, Bangladesh, is born. India and Pakistan had already fought in 1948 and 1965. Bofors scandal: 1987 The Bofors scandal shook the nation because it ...
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John Abraham wraps 'Parmanu' shooting 14.8.2017 TOI: All Headlines
John Abraham wraps 'Parmanu' shooting
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John Abraham wraps 'Parmanu' shooting 14.8.2017 Deccan Herald - Entertainment
Actor John Abraham has wrapped up the shooting of his film, "Parmanu - The Story of Pokhran". The film, directed by Abhishek Sharma of "Tere Bin Laden" fame, is based on the Pokhran nuclear test of 1998. The 44-year-old actor also unveiled the new look of the movie on Twitter. "Embark on an extraordinary journey this December with @ParmanuTheMovie #ParmanuTheStoryOfPokhran @johnabrahament @kriarj," the actor wrote alongside the poster. Abraham, who plays the lead and is also the co-producer, said the film is an ode to "the Army and scientists". "Parmanu is an ode to the Army and scientists, who although ordinary people, truly accomplished extraordinary feats in the face of adversity to ensure that India finds its due place on the world nuclear map. "It is a powerful human story of ordinary citizens who changed the trajectory of the country. It is so special to me because it combines all the aspects of filmmaking that really speak to me - a thrilling edge of the seat plotline," he said in a statement. The ...
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Bhabha Atomic Research Centre: Atomic Awakening 11.8.2017 India Today | February 13, 2012
India's premier research and development facility in nuclear sciences and engineering, scientists of the Bhabha Atomic Research Centre (BARC) gave the country a strategic edge by developing the nuclear bomb.
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Imran Khan calls Nawaz Sharif's roadshow 'Corruption Bachao' rally 10.8.2017 Business Standard: News Now
Sharif embarked on a roadshow from Islamabad to Lahore in a show of strength of general elections
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India must give up Chinese paranoia 8.8.2017 Deccan Herald - Opinion
China's expansive policies and increasing economic activities in the region of South Asia, particularly in India's neighbourhood states, have called for immense attention from, and encapsulated tensions among, Indian policy-makers and diplomats alike. Is it time for India to shrug off its Chinese paranoia that it has been grappling with — more distinctively — since India's nuclear tests in 1998 with then prime minister A B Vajpayee signalling China as the reason for its nuclear test. With an escalating Indian obsession regarding Chinese policies and economic activities in the neighbourhood, it becomes vital to ponder Beijing's bilateral strategies and regional aspirations. As can be observed, since the end of the financial crisis of 2008-09, China's strategy has undergone a perceptible change. The other defining alteration has been the coming to power of Xi Jinping. Moreover, China's grand strategy — expanding its strategic as well as status interests — in south Asia has, in a ...
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US says looks forward to working with new Pak PM 4.8.2017 New Kerala: World News
Washington D.C. [U.S.A], Aug.4 :The United States has congratulated Pakistan's new Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, and said it "looks forward" to working with him on areas of mutual cooperation.
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For a nuclear-free world 2.8.2017 Hindu: Home
The new treaty has a sound basis. But its effectiveness could be jeopardised by the nine countries resisting it
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Nawaz Sharif picks brother Shahbaz as successor 29.7.2017 Hindu: Home
Petroleum Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi to be interim PM for 45 days.
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As Nawaz Sharif steps down after Panama verdict, who will be his successor? 28.7.2017 Latest News
Defence Minister Khawaja Asif is one of the most trusted men of Sharif & most likely to succeed him
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Dr Abdul Kalam: 5 interesting facts about the People`s President 27.7.2017 Zee News : India National
Today is the second death anniversary of former President of India Dr APJ Abdul Kalam. 
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A song for JFK 26.7.2017 Hindu: Home
The city-based Madras Youth Choir on performing at the Serenade Music Festival to mark John F Kennedy’s centenary
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'Parmanu' is based on true story: John Abraham 23.7.2017 Cinema-Showbiz
Actor-producer John Abraham, who is coming up with a film "Parmanu - The Story Of Pokhran", says that it's entertaining but based on a true story.
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Clinton offered $5bn to not conduct n-test: Sharif 20.7.2017 TOI: Home
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Wednesday that had he not cared for Pakistan, he would have accepted former US president Bill Clinton's offer of $5 billion for not carrying out nuclear tests in 1998.
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Space Craftsmen: Bengaluru company that wants to become a major player in defence, aerospace 17.7.2017 India Today | February 13, 2012
M. Anil Kumar founded the Bengaluru-based SLN Technologies in 1995 with partner and co-managing director, D.R. Subramanyam.
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No acche din: Three years into Modi government, economic outlook is still cloudy 17.7.2017 ET: Policy
Govt will need an miracle of sorts for the economy to be kicking in favour of a Modi wave in 2019. Growth is unlikely to revive early enough to give him a tailwind.
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A Colossus says Goodbye 10.7.2017 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
Naresh Chandra -- distinguished civil servant and diplomat -- passed into the ages on Sunday, July 9.Ambassador T P Sreenivasan salutes a patriot like none other.<
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Shooting halted due to dust storm 6.7.2017 TOI: Jaipur
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John Abraham's first look in 'Parmanu -The Story of Pokhran’ is out! 28.6.2017 DNA: Opinion
Recently, the makers of John Abraham and Diana Penty starrer Parmanu -The Story of Pokhran, had released the first look the film, which had gained high attention and appreciation from everyone.  The film has been in the news ever since its announcement. The makers of the film have now released an intense movie still of the lead actor John Abraham, on social media.  Based on the series of underground nuclear tests carried out by the Indian government in Pokhran, Parmanu is directed by Abhishek Sharma and also features Boman Irani in a significant role. The film is known to be majorly shot in real locations in places like Delhi, Jaisalmer and Pokhran.   The movie still portrays John in a very intense look donning an avatar of an army officer. KriArj Entertainment took to their Twitter account to share the still with fans writing, "For your eyes only! Here's a still from @ParmanuTheMovie. Check out @TheJohnAbraham's intensity at its best. #Parmanu" Going by the batch on John Abraham's attire, it's evident ...
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Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra will reunite for ‘Aashiqui 3’ 23.6.2017 TOI: Entertainment
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