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India-Pakistan LoC ceasefire agreement is a landmark one... until the next violation, that is
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India-Pakistan LoC ceasefire agreement is a landmark one... until the next violation, that is

There will certainly be grumbling that it's a very basic joint statement, that there have been so many of the sort in the past and that Pakistan is not to be trusted

Saudi crown prince approved killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, says US intelligence report
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Saudi crown prince approved killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, says US intelligence report

The report noted that since 2017, Saudi Arabia's crown prince has had absolute control of the kingdom's security and intelligence organisations

West Bengal Assembly Election Dates Announcement: Polls to be held in eight phases on 294 seats; result on 2 May
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West Bengal Assembly Election Dates Announcement: Polls to be held in eight phases on 294 seats; result on 2 May

Elections for the West Bengal assembly will be held in eight phases, up from seven last time, beginning with polling for 30 seats on 27 March

Ajay Devgn begins shoot for Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Alia Bhatt's Gangubai Kathiawadi in Mumbai
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Ajay Devgn begins shoot for Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Alia Bhatt's Gangubai Kathiawadi in Mumbai

Ajay Devgn, who will play a "significant role" in Gangubai Kathiawadi, reunites with Sanjay Leela Bhansali 22 years after the duo's iconic musical drama Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.

ISSF Shotgun World Cup: India beat Kazakhstan to bag bronze in men's skeet team event
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ISSF Shotgun World Cup: India beat Kazakhstan to bag bronze in men's skeet team event

The Indian women's team, comprising Ganemat Sekhon, Parinaaz Dhaliwal and Karttiki Singh Shaktawat, also made it to the bronze medal match, but lost out to the Kazakhs narrowly with the final score reading 4-6.

Haiti jailbreak: Prison director and gang leader among 25 killed, 400 inmates escape
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Haiti jailbreak: Prison director and gang leader among 25 killed, 400 inmates escape

The breakout at Croix-des-Bouquets prison was believed to be an attempt to free gang leader Arnel Joseph, who had been Haiti's most wanted fugitive until his 2019 arrest

Bundesliga: Josh Sargent leads charge as Werder Bremen end Eintracht Frankfurt’s unbeaten run
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Bundesliga: Josh Sargent leads charge as Werder Bremen end Eintracht Frankfurt’s unbeaten run

Sargent scored one goal, had another ruled out, and saw another goal he set up ruled out on a busy night for the video referee.

Narendra Modi to receive CERAWeek global energy and environment leadership award next week
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Narendra Modi to receive CERAWeek global energy and environment leadership award next week

The prime minister will also deliver the keynote address at the CERAWeek Conference-2021, which will be held virtually from 1 to 5 March

Wales manager Ryan Giggs has bail extended following arrest on suspicion of assault
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Wales manager Ryan Giggs has bail extended following arrest on suspicion of assault

Police were seen parked outside Giggs' home in Worsley, Greater Manchester, in November following reports of a disturbance involving the 47-year-old and his "on-off girlfriend" Greville.

Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel reveals PSG's Champions League loss to Manchester United left him in 'a dark place'
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Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel reveals PSG's Champions League loss to Manchester United left him in 'a dark place'

PSG were able to bounce back and win the Ligue 1 title before Tuchel led them to a Champions League final defeat against Bayern Munich last season.

LaLiga: Athletic Bilbao draw at Levante before their Copa del Rey semi-final
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LaLiga: Athletic Bilbao draw at Levante before their Copa del Rey semi-final

On Thursday, the two will meet for a third time in three weeks when Levante again host Bilbao in the return leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final.

Tiger Woods in 'good spirits' after follow up treatment for leg injuries
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Tiger Woods in 'good spirits' after follow up treatment for leg injuries

The 15-time major champion Woods was driving alone on Tuesday morning in a south Los Angeles suburb when his SUV hit the centre median, crossed into the opposing lane, struck a tree and then rolled over several times.

India rescues 81 Rohingya refugees adrift near Andaman islands; eight dead, one missing
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India rescues 81 Rohingya refugees adrift near Andaman islands; eight dead, one missing

Two Indian Coast Guard ships were sent to help the refugees, 23 of whom were children, said Foreign Ministry spokesman Anurag Srivastava

Assam Assembly election 2021, Sarukhetri profile: Congress' Jakir Hussain Sikdar won constituency in 2016
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Assam Assembly election 2021, Sarukhetri profile: Congress' Jakir Hussain Sikdar won constituency in 2016

The Sarukhetri Assembly constituency will go to polls on 6 April as part of the third and final phase of the Assam Assembly election

Assam Assembly election 2021, Baghbar profile: INC's Sherman Ali Ahmed won thumping victory over AIUDF's Sheikh Abdul Hamid in 2016
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Assam Assembly election 2021, Baghbar profile: INC's Sherman Ali Ahmed won thumping victory over AIUDF's Sheikh Abdul Hamid in 2016

Baghbar constituency is located in Assam's Barpeta district. It falls under the Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency. In the 2016 Assembly election, the constituency had a total of 144,982 registered voters

Assam Assembly election 2021, Jania profile: Congress' Abdul Khaleque wiped out  AIUDF's Rafiqul Islam in 2016
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Assam Assembly election 2021, Jania profile: Congress' Abdul Khaleque wiped out AIUDF's Rafiqul Islam in 2016

The Jania constituency will go to polls on 6 April as part of the third and final phase of the Assam Assembly election

Tamil Nadu Assembly election 2021, Tirupporur profile: DMK's L Idhayavarman currently represents constituency
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Tamil Nadu Assembly election 2021, Tirupporur profile: DMK's L Idhayavarman currently represents constituency

Tirupporur is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in the Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu Assembly election 2021, Cheyyur profile: DMK's RT Arasu won constituency in 2016
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Tamil Nadu Assembly election 2021, Cheyyur profile: DMK's RT Arasu won constituency in 2016

Cheyyur is an Assembly/Vidhan Sabha constituency in the Kancheepuram district of Tamil Nadu

Assam Assembly election 2021, Barpeta profile: AGP's Gunindra Nath Das defeated INC's A Rahim Ahmed in 2016
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Assam Assembly election 2021, Barpeta profile: AGP's Gunindra Nath Das defeated INC's A Rahim Ahmed in 2016

Barpeta constituency is located in Assam's Barpeta district. It falls under the Barpeta Lok Sabha constituency In the 2016 Assembly election, the constituency had a total of 181,385 registered voters