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‘Objectionable’ Fevikwik ad triggers outcry from Hindu group

The Hindu Janajagruti Samiti Monday demanded immediate withdrawal of the “objectionable” advertisement for an adhesive aired on various TV channels depicting an Indian jawan fixing the shoes of a Pakistani soldier and an apology from the manufacturer for the “extremely tasteless” ad. “This is highly improper depiction of our brave soldiers on the borders. If Pidilite fails to take immediate ...

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Eid Celebrated Amid Tension with Pakistan at Wagah Border, Sans Sweets Exchange

India celebrated Bakrid or Eid al-Adha as millions of Muslims thronged mosques for prayers with government offices, banks and schools closed for the day on Monday, in the backdrop escalating tension at the Jammu and Kashmir border with Pakistan and no traditional exchange of sweets between the two held at Wagah border. Muslims throughout the country made sacrifice of millions ...

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