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Dealing with #China  would be a "challenge" for #India  during its #G20  presidency and #NewDelhi  would adopt a "cautious approach" towards #Beijing , judging it by its deeds and not words, former deputy national security advisor Pankaj Saran said on Sunday.

The commander of the main #US  - backed Kurdish-led force in #Syria  said Saturday they have halted operations against the Islamic State group due to Turkish attacks on northern #Syria  over the past week.

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The #Assam  government has lifted travel restrictions to #Meghalaya  almost a week after six people were killed in firing on the border between the two States.

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The Union government proposes to make birth certificate a mandatory document for almost every sphere of life according to a draft Bill to amend the Registration of Birth and Death (RBD) Act, 1969.

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Profile | #ShehbazSharif  is known to have facilitated back channel talks with India for his brother, reportedly using his business connections with Indian steel magnate Sajjan Jindal, writes @suhasinih 

Legendary playback singer #SPBalasubrahmanyam , known popularly as #SPB , passed away at a private hospital at 1:04 p.m. in Chennai on Friday, at the age of 74 #RIPSPB 

The Prime Minister’s Office has denied a Right to Information request related to the PM-CARES Fund on the grounds that providing it would “disproportionately divert the resources of the office.”

#UN | #Journalists  should not be jailed for what they write, tweet and say, a spokesperson for UN chief Antonio Guterres said on Tuesday in response to the arrest of Alt News co-founder Mohammed#Zubair  in #India .

“As 75% of soldiers will become “unemployed” after four years and their total numbers will keep rising every year, it will give a rise to more disaffection among the youth,” Mr. Gandhi said. #AgnipathRecruitmentScheme 

#Infosys founder N.R. Narayana Murthy on Tuesday said that the death of 66 children in #Gambia  due to an India-made cough syrup has brought unimaginable shame to the country and also dented the credibility of the country’s pharmaceutical regulatory agency.

JUST IN | Jawaharlal Nehru University Students' Union has called for an all night protest outside police headquarters condemning violence #JamiaProtest  #JNU 

#India ranks 107 out of 121 countries on the Global Hunger Index, in which it fares worse than all countries in #SouthAsia  barring war-torn #Afghanistan . | @jagritichandra  reports.

Just In | Congress drops Sanjay Jha as party spokesperson. Mr Jha had recently written an opinion piece where he had questioned the party leadership and had said Congress is heading towards political obsolescence.

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