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China to continue to fight terrorism

On Monday, July 1, 2013, a spokeswoman for the foreign ministry said that China is strictly opposed to?secessionism and terrorism. The spokesperson went on to say that China will work with other countries in order to step up cooperation in cracking...
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Japan government to relax visa program for Southeast Asian visitors

The government of Japan will be relaxing visa requirements for visitors from Southeast Asian countries beginning on Monday, July 1, 2013. The government is hoping to attract more travelers from the fast-growing economies, in order to improve...
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Naveen Patnaik distributes free laptops, mobile phones for upcoming Assembly elections

The Chief Minister of the state of Odisha, Naveen Patnaik announced several schemes in the past one year, just before the Assembly elections. The Chief Minister has announced everything from shoes, laptops and umbrellas to free mobile phones...
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Pervez Musharraf arrested in Akbar Bugti murder case

Former President of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf was recently arrested by the police in connection to the murder case of Baloch rebel leader Akbar Bugti. Musharraf was arrested on June 13, 2013, according to the various media reports in Pakistan. Additional...
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Arvind Kejriwal relocates to Delhi to contest elections

Former ‘India Against Corruption’ leader Arvind Kejriwal is now all set to make his debut in the upcoming elections against Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dikshit. The elections are scheduled to be held later this year and Kejriwal...
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Salman Khurshid to begin two day visit to China over stand off

Salman Khurshid, External Affairs Minister of India is all set to begin his two-day visit to China on May 9, 2013. The experts’ opinion is that the visit will demonstrate the maturity of both sides to deal with border issues and also put...
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Pervez Musharrraf arrested – To remain in police custody

After his controversial walk out from an Islamabad court, the former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has been arrested on April 19, 2013. Musharraf was arrested in a case relating to the imposition of an emergency rule in the year 2007....
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Pervez Musharraf taken away by security team after arrest order

On April 18, 2013, the former military ruler of Pakistan Pervez Musharraf was ordered to be arrested by the court. A court in Islamabad ordered the arrest of the general over the imposition of emergency rule in 2007. However, in a surprising...
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Musharraf barred from contesting elections in Pakistan

A Pakistan Election tribunal has barred the former military dictator Pervez Musharraf from running for parliament in the constituency where the nomination papers for the May 11, 2013 general elections were accepted. With the recent move the...
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Aam Aadmi Party member Arvind Kejriwal to contest upcoming elections

Newly formed Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), announced on April 15, 2013, that their leader Arvind Kejriwal is all set to contest the elections. The elections have been scheduled later this year and the process of selecting the candidates for the polls...