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Friday, 18 October 2019

17 OCT 2019. EVENING NEWS DIGEST HEADLINES


17 Oct. EVENING NEWS DIGEST HEADLINES:

INDIA: NRC


  • ·        Preparing in advance for nationwide NRC, says Amit Shah as detention centres come up in Maha, K’taka
  • ·        TMC thunders after Amit Shah’s Bengal NRC claim, says no sc decision unlike assam
  • ·        Govt Focusing on NRC to Divert Attention from Economic Slowdown, Loss of Jobs: CPM
  • ·        BJP using NRC, CAB to unleash a reign of fear and distrust : Sitaram Yechury
  • ·        Centre must come clear on real purpose of NRC: Experts


 Babri Masjid land case

  • ·        Ayodhya hearing — Let Govt acquire land, allow prayers in ASI mosques: Deal on table
  • ·        Hearing: Key arguments and SC’s observations
  • ·        Rajeev Dhavan Had CJI's Go Ahead to Tear Map But Mahasabha Complains Anyway
  • ·        Power of Attorney: Zafaryab Jilani, who spent 45- yrs fighting Babri Masjid Case
  • ·        ‘Sants’ to speed up their campaign for Kashi, Mathura after Ayodhya: ABAP
  • ·        BJP govt will soon build Ram Mandir: Gujarat  CM

ECONOMY

  • ·        HDFC Bank declaration on Rs 1 lakh deposit insurance scares customers; Where will we keep our money if banks are not safe, ask depositors
  • ·        Don't think any hope of reaching $5 trillion target by 2024: Dr. Manmohan Singh
  • ·        In India, 8.8 lakh children under five years – highest in the world – died in 2018:UNICEF

J&K ISSUE & SOUTH asia 

  • ·        Any attempt by India to divert water flow would be considered ‘act of aggression’: Pakistan
  • ·        Fruit Growers Alarmed by Fresh Killings in South Kashmir, Harvest Grinds to a Halt
  • ·        Day after, J&K releases Farooq Abdullah’s sister, daughter among 13 women held during protest
  • ·        J&K HC: Give legal aid if necessary to those detained under PSA
  • ·        ‘Highly incompetent’: Ex-IAS Gopinathan slams govt over Kashmir
  • ·        Indian envoy briefs US lawmakers on situation in JK
  • ·        Talks on blacklisting: China, Turkey for more time to Pakistan
  • ·        BSF jawan killed, another injured in firing by Bangladesh guards in West Bengal

OTHERS

  • NIA falsely implicating me in terror cases, failed to gather evidence: Zakir Naik
  • In a first, Mexico deports 311 illegal immigrants back to India
  • Livestock census: Cattle population down in UP, MP, Maharashtra ; increases in Bengal, Bihar, Jharkhand
  • Gujarat Govt Cancels Sale Of Properties To Muslims, High Court Stays Orders
  • Without Savarkar, revolt of 1857 wouldn't become historic: Amit Shah
  • Why BharatRatna to Savarkar,why not to Godse: Congress
  • Savarkar was involved in Mahatma's murder conspiracy, BJP should't forget that: Digvijay
  • Chidambaram, Now In ED Custody, Leaves Tihar Jail
  • No Exemptions For Delhi CM, Cabinet Ministers in Odd-Even Scheme: Kejriwal
  • Mob Lynchings: What kind of WhatsApp users, groups spread fake news in India?

tURKEY SYRIA OPERATION

  • ·        Mike Pence, Pompeo Arrive in Turkey to Push for Syria Ceasefire, But Erdogan Defiant
  • ·        Turkey says Russia promised to keep Kurdish militia away from border
  • ·        Trump says Kurds 'not angels', dubs PKK 'worse than ISIL'
  • ·        Kurdish-led SDF commander says Trump did not object to deal with Syrian gov't
  • ·        Turkey's Syria offensive: UNSC meets again
  • ·        Israel demands that US should maintain strategic base in Syria

WORLD

  • ·        Israel arrests Al-Aqsa Mosque preacher
  • ·        Israel report: ‘Hamas will win legislative elections’
  • ·        King Salman renews Saudi support for Palestinians
  • ·        Saudi troops arrive in Yemen’s Aden as deal with separatists stalls
  • ·        Nobel Peace laureate: Yemenis will end Saudi Arabia, UAE ‘occupations’
  • ·        Saudi bus crash: 35 foreigners killed near Medina
  • ·        European Union announces new Brexit deal with UK
  • ·        Northern Irish rejection threatens Brexit deal as EU leaders meet

Flash: NEWS, views, Articles

  • ·        When Gandhi Argued in Favour of Kashmir's Right to Self-Determination:The Wire
  • ·        Interview | India's Babus Exceeded Their Brief While Negotiating RCEP, Says RSS Economic Wing
  • ·        Among the urban poor, 2 strands of Hindutva mobilisation are emerging:Badri Narayan
  • ·        Lack of clarity about role of Chief of Defence Staff and bellicose talk by politicians are not reassuring:Arun Prakash
  • ·        The real Savarkar: A British stooge, Hitler’s admirer or a Bharat Ratna?Sandipan Sharma
  • ·        Saudi Arabia and Iran may finally be ready for rapprochement:Imad K Harb
  • ·        Article 370 move will score 100/100 in any legal test: Amit Shah talks Kashmir, NRC, power struggle with allies
  • ·        PM Modi’s empty and ill-informed threat to stop flow of water to Pakistan:Mohan Guruswamy
  • ·        Hindi Aaj Tak under fire for spreading communal hatred over Ayodhya coverage:Zaheeb Ajmal
  • ·        Key Documents Needed If Nation-wide NRC is Conducted
  • ·        Before phones came back to life, Kashmiri families could not even mourn their dead:Safwat Zargar & Ipsita
  • ·        Environmental groups warn banks over Saudi Aramco: report
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