Daily Archives: October 17, 2019

Trump defends decision of troop pull out from Syria

The US is not going to get involved in “crazy endless wars” over 7,000 miles away, President Donald Trump said on Wednesday, defending his decision to withdraw troops from northern Syria. The last week decision paved the way for Turkey to launch a cross-border military offensive that aims to push the Kurdish-led Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) from the region. Turkey ...

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3 held with heroin worth Rs 100 crore in Delhi


The Special Cell of the Delhi Police has arrested three men from near the Barapulla flyover here and recovered heroin worth Rs 100 crore from them, a senior officer said on Thursday. Mohammad Hashim (32), Mohammad Sabbir (49) and Naresh Kumar (49), all residents of Barabanki in Uttar Pradesh used to supply drugs in the national capital, he said. “On ...

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Cabinet meeting to be held in Almora on 23 October


The meeting of the Trivendra Singh Rawat cabinet will be held in Almora on October 23, instead of October 24. On the instructions of the Chief Minister, the meeting will be held at Govind Ballabh Pant National Institute of Himalayan Environment and Sustainable Development at Kosi, a remote place in Almora district. The proposal to amend the circle rate of ...

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Gold falls Rs 105 on stronger rupee, weak cues


Gold prices on Thursday declined Rs 105 to Rs 38,985 per 10 gram in the national capital on a stronger rupee and weak global cues, according to HDFC Securities. However, silver surged by Rs 509 to Rs 46,809 per kg here from its previous close of Rs 46,300 per kg. On Wednesday, gold closed at Rs 39,090 per 10 gram. ...

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