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Iran's Rouhani To Meet PM; Visa, Oil And Chabahar On The Table

New Delhi: Iran's President Hassan Rouhani will meet with Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi today on the last of his three-day visit of the country. He will also call on President Ram Nath Kovind. Mr Rouhani's visit comes a month after the Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was here, indicating India's delicate balancing act. The Iranian President's first stop was Hyderabad where he visited the Salar Jung Museum, Golconda Fort and Qutb Shahi Tomb. This was his second visit to Hyderabad and the first after becoming Iran's President in 2013. Addressing people at the Makkah Masjid after offering Friday prayers, he talked about "unity against western powers" and praised India for "peaceful coexistence" of people of different religions.

Flipkart India raises Rs 1,431 crore from parent firm

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CBI row: Rakesh Asthana moves High Court seeking corrections in judgement

Seeking some corrections in the recent judgement, Special Director of Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) Rakesh Asthana has moved an application in...

Delhi pollution: Air quality slips to 'very poor'; minimum temperature recorded at 4.2 degrees Celsius

The air quality in Delhi was recorded in the 'very poor' category on Thursday after it deteriorated from 'poor' the previous day. According to the Sys...

ISRO to launch imaging satellite Microsat-R with student payload 'Kalamsat' on January 24

Imaging satellite Microsat-R along with a student payload 'Kalamsat' will be launched by the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) from its spacep...