• After India and Nepal, relentless China now triggers border disputes with Bhutan 03 Jul 2020 22:46 Representational Image of Bhutan.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspIANS During a virtual meeting of the Global Environment Facility early June, China raised objections to the grant issued for the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in eastern Bhutan’s …
    • Covid Live: Global cases top 5.5 million 28 May 2020 08:37 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates 10 farm workers, stuck in Delhi because of the coronavirus forced lockdown, belong to Samastipur in Bihar. They had never dreamed they would get on a plane but they did thanks to Pappan Singh, a mushroom farmer in …
    • Covid Updates: Domestic flights to resume today 24 May 2020 19:52 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Lockdown may not end by May 31, need time to resume flights: Uddhav Thackeray Government issued new guidelines for international arrivals UP govt withdrew order which banned use of mobile phones in isolation wards …
    • Covid Live: New guidelines issued for int'l arrivals 24 May 2020 13:53 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Flights to restart under UDAN Ministry of Civil Aviation decides to operate flights under UDAN scheme. Details to be announced later. 2,818 Shramik Special trains have ferried around 37 lakh migrants since May 1: …
    • Culinary nomad: Christine Manfield leads the way – again 30 Nov 2018 02:47 Normal text sizeLarger text sizeVery large text size Christine Manfield blows through the door on the first hot day of spring like the breeze that's been missing. It's a sweltering 35°C Sydney day, but she looks fresh as a daisy in a baby-doll …
    • India's diplomat shortage leaves it far behind Asian rival China 31 Aug 2018 04:06 People walk past the Indian Mission to the United Nations building in New York December 18, 2013. — Reuters picNEW DELHI, Aug 31 — US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Pentagon chief Jim Mattis are heading to New Delhi next week for an inaugural …
    • Trion Global Launches a Series of Smart LED TVs in India 27 Oct 2017 12:54 <HTML> <head> <META http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=UTF-8"> <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="Content-Type"> <style type="text/css…
          • Bhutan issues demarche to China over its bid to create border trouble 04 Jul 2020 08:07 New Delhi: Bhutan has issued a demarche to China over its attempt to declare a Bhutanese wildlife sanctuary along their border as a disputed territory. The demarche was a follow-up to protests earlier against Beijing’s attempt to make a non-dispute into a …
          • US Wants India to Stand up to China. It Can Do That Only With American Aid and Tech Support 04 Jul 2020 07:33 The Covid pandemic offers India and the United States an opportunity to bolster their partnership. The large-scale loss of human life, social disruption, and economic devastation caused by the pandemic will almost certainly be followed by massive …
          • Breaking news: July 3, 2020 | As it happened 04 Jul 2020 06:33 Jul 03, 2020 11:19 PM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao Telangana reports 1,892 COVID-19 positive cases Telangana reported 1,892 COVID-19 positive cases, the total number of cases in the State stands at 20,462. The death toll stands at 283.  Jul 03, 2020 11:07 PM …
          • WHO Team In China Next Week To Investigate Coronavirus Origins 04 Jul 2020 06:29 WHO reported that Chinese authorities have determined that the outbreak is caused by a coronavirus. New Delhi: Amid global concerns that China delayed giving information regarding the novel coronavirus outbreak, a team of WHO (World Health Organisation) …
          • Chinese spokesperson says PM Modi's statement is 'groundless' 04 Jul 2020 05:27 New Delhi: In a direct response to remarks made by prime minister Narendra Modi that the age of expansionism is over, the Chinese embassy in New Delhi said it was “groundless” to describe China as "expansionist" and to “exaggerate and fabricate” …
          • China’s WTO Threat to India on App Ban 'Untenable' Amid Beijing Internet Censorship: Experts 04 Jul 2020 01:24 India 20:27 GMT 03.07.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): On 29 June, India banned 59 Chinese mobile apps in a move widely perceived as a response to the border dispute in the Galvan valley of Ladakh. On 15 June, twenty Indian soldiers were killed in …
          • A business leader of incorruptible integrity 03 Jul 2020 23:40 I received a short message on my phone just before noon on July 1 but could not notice it properly due to office work. The message was from Shehzi Huq that read, "My Abbu is with his doting Shazneen and Chotoo now, Rabbir Hum Huma Kama Rabbayani …
          • After India and Nepal, relentless China now triggers border disputes with Bhutan 03 Jul 2020 22:46 Representational Image of Bhutan.&nbsp | &nbspPhoto Credit:&nbspIANS During a virtual meeting of the Global Environment Facility early June, China raised objections to the grant issued for the Sakteng Wildlife Sanctuary in eastern Bhutan’s …
          • No exemption for school teachers, says south corpn 03 Jul 2020 20:01 New Delhi: South Delhi Municipal Corporation made it clear on Friday that its teachers will have to come to schools for the admission process, distribution of books and stationery and lesson planning while maintaining social distancing protocol. The …
          • Kerala Reports 211 New COVID-19 Cases In Highest Single Day Jump 03 Jul 2020 18:30 Over 1.77 lakh people are under observation. (File) Thiruvananthapuram: Kerala's COVID-19 tally is galloping towards the 5,000 mark, with the state recording the highest single day spike of 211 cases and recoveries touching 201 on Friday. Of the …
          • The Latest: Florida reports nearly 9,500 new virus cases 03 Jul 2020 17:20 A sign is posted at a closed entrance to the beach during the new coronavirus pandemic, Friday, July 3, 2020, in the South Beach neighborhood of Miami Beach, Fla. Beaches throughout South Florida are closed for the busy Fourth of July weekend to avoid …
          • The Latest: Italy governor wants people to quarantine, trace 03 Jul 2020 15:19 ROME — The governor of Italy’s northeastern Veneto region says he’ll crack down on people who test positive but refuse to quarantine or give details to health authorities about recent contacts for tracing. After days of fewer than a dozen daily confirmed …
          • Apollo Hospitals mulls setting up Proton Cancer Centre in Mumbai and Delhi 03 Jul 2020 14:16 Apollo Hospitals is exploring the possibility of setting up Apollo Proton Cancer Centres (APCC) in Mumbai and Delhi. The company has already set up one such facility at Chennai at an investment of around Rs 1,300 crore, and may be looking at roping …
          • Miami mayor sets curfew, closes some businesses 03 Jul 2020 13:55 MIAMI — The mayor of Florida’s most populous county has issued a new overnight curfew and will close some businesses that reopened in June. Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez says the 10 p.m. to 6 a.m. curfew begins Friday night and will be in place …
          • India under the gun 03 Jul 2020 13:10 The uneasy relationship between Asia’s two giants, India and China, took a sudden turn for the worse earlier his month. With no apparent warning, a violent clash broke out between Indian and Chinese troops manning a remote section of disputed border in the …
          • West Coast pounded, North-West India next 03 Jul 2020 11:29 The West Coast is currently witnessing a rain fury with the monsoon cranking up a fresh spell as forecast by the India Meteorological Department (IMD) and likely to last over the next 3-4 days. A facilitating offshore trough ran down from North Maharashtra …
          • Apollo Hospitals Group's Proton Cancer Centre gets JCI accreditation 03 Jul 2020 11:29 New Delhi: Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals Group on Friday said its Apollo Proton Cancer Centre in Chennai has received accreditation from the Joint Commission International (JCI). This makes Apollo Proton Cancer Centre (APCC) the country's first …
          • Modi in Leh to review situation post June 15 Galwan clashes 03 Jul 2020 06:05 Share00 New Delhi, July 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Leh on Friday morning to review the situation 18 days after a violent faceoff in Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh with the Chinese forces, in which 20 Indian soldiers lost their lives. …
          • China under Xi stepped up 'aggressive' foreign policy towards India: Congressional commission report 03 Jul 2020 04:42 WASHINGTON: China under President Xi Jinping has stepped up its "aggressive" foreign policy toward India and "resisted" efforts to clarify the Line of Actual Control that prevented a lasting peace from being realised, according to a …
          • 'Rethink India's one-China Policy' 03 Jul 2020 04:26 NEW DELHI: Amid the prolonged confrontation at the LAC and Chinese belligerence there is an ongoing debate in India to rethink its One China Policy including Tibet. A group of experts recently held a brainstorming session organised by Udaipur-based NGO …
          • Reducing dependence on China: India Inc advise on import substitution 03 Jul 2020 03:04 New Delhi: Indian companies have started submitting proposals to the government on ways to reduce import dependence on China, recommending measures such as levy of Covid-19 import duties on non-essential products and reduction of customs duty on plant and …
          • Asadha Purnima: India to go big on Buddha’s first sermon 03 Jul 2020 01:42 NEW DELHI: Amid tensions with China, the Centre has decided to celebrate ‘Asadha Purnima’ on Saturday to commemorate Buddha’s first sermon to his first set of disciples. Being pushed as an event to show India’s strong Buddhist heritage, the event to be …
          • Antigen tests get big boost in Delhi-NCR 03 Jul 2020 00:50 So far, Delhi has tested over 5 lakh people NEW DELHI: All district magistrates in the capital have been asked by the Delhi government to conduct 2,000 antigen tests for Covid-19 daily in areas under their jurisdiction so that the number of people being …
          • How Extremist Groups Are Reacting to COVID-19 02 Jul 2020 22:27 In Nigeria, Boko Haram’s leader has called it part of the “global war” against Islam. In Iraq and Syria, Islamic State leaders say it’s punishment for “crusaders,” at the same time Iran-backed Shiite militias hand out public health information and free …
          • Xinhua world news summary at 1030 GMT, July 2 02 Jul 2020 21:01 MANILA -- The Philippines has released a total of 15,322 prisoners amid a rising number of COVID-19 cases, the law enforcement body said on Thursday. The Department of the Interior and Local Government of the Philippines said these inmates called " …
          • Stand up, speak up 02 Jul 2020 19:09 By: Editorial | Published: July 3, 2020 12:16:13 am The fact that it’s showing off now to a comity of nations still struggling to achieve what it has — a Covid-free country, where things have gone back to normal — isn’t helping matters. The list of …
          • Mumbai, Delhi among top cities seeking online consultations for mental health, report finds 02 Jul 2020 13:37 The study states that there has been over 180 per cent rise in online patient consultations around mental health conditions. (Source: Getty/Thinkstock) Amid the ongoing pandemic, many people have struggled with mental health issues. Across the world, …
          • 115 notices to schools, residential societies, others to submit structural audit report: NDMC 02 Jul 2020 10:56 Image Source : FILE 115 notices to schools, residential societies, others to submit structural audit report: NDMC Seeking to ensure seismic stability of high-rise buildings, the NDMC has started identifying such structures and issued 115 notices to many …
          • Visa application centres reopen in India for select countries 02 Jul 2020 07:19 New Delhi, July 2 (IANSlife) Complying with the norms, regulations and relaxation of the Centre as well as the state governments and specific embassies, VFS Global is all set to accept visa applications for select countries across a few Indian cities. The …
          • Global Coronavirus Updates, 02 July: US records 50,000 new cases in one day; Brazil death toll crosses 60,000 02 Jul 2020 07:12 Healthcare workers in protective gear chat inside an ambulance after collecting swab samples to be tested for the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a traditional textile market in Jakarta, Indonesia, July 2, 2020. (Reuters) Coronavirus Global Updates: More …
          • India-China Faceoff: Was It Inevitable? 02 Jul 2020 06:21 If war is too serious a business to be left to the generals, it is also too serious a business to be left to ignorant politicians. ‘Hot war’ between India and China will lead to a larger regional conflagration with untold and possibly unforeseen …
          • China supplying weapons to insurgent group 'Arakan Army' to weaken India, Myanmar: Report 02 Jul 2020 05:54 By ANI NAYPYITAW: China is supplying funds and sophisticated weaponry to armed groups in Myanmar and the Naypyitaw-designated terrorist group, the Arakan Army, to have leverage over Myanmar and India, Licas News reported. A military source with experience …
          • US backs app ban; China chill prompts pushback elsewhere too 01 Jul 2020 22:54 Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | Published: July 2, 2020 3:49:09 am Though this is not linked to South Block’s coercive diplomacy, moves by these countries add up to a concerted pushback to Beijing. US Secretary of State Michael R Pompeo Wednesday …
          • BSNL, MTNL cancels 4G upragadation tenders, fresh bidding soon 01 Jul 2020 14:03 The decision by the two state-owned telecommunications service providers has come after the DoT decided to issue fresh specifications for the upgradation process. "Tender for planning, engineering, supply, installation, testing, commissioning and …
          • Covid Live: Section 144 in Mumbai 01 Jul 2020 10:57 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates China reports three new virus cases NHRC issues notices to Tamil Nadu cops The human rights body issued notices to the DGP, Tamil Nadu and SP, Thoothukudi over the deaths of a father and son allegedly due to …
          • MORGAN: South Sudan rightfully belongs to AU, Igad and EAC 01 Jul 2020 09:20 By FRED OLUOCH More by this Author South Sudan Ambassador to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the African Union, James Morgan, spoke with Fred Oluoch about the country’s recent suspension by African Union over $9m arrears. What does suspension mean …
          • BookMyShow unveils global online streaming platform for live entertainment 01 Jul 2020 07:52 By PTI NEW DELHI: With coronavirus pandemic-led disruption in the movie-going experience, online ticket booking platform BookMyShow (BMS) has rolled out a global online streaming feature that allows consumers to access live entertainment shows from their …
          • Delhi Police Inspector succumbs to COVID-19 01 Jul 2020 03:15 Sanjeev Kumar Yadav A 49-year-old inspector of Delhi Police, posted with special cell, died at South Delhi’s Max hospital late Tuesday night due to COVID-19. So far, nine police personnel — three constables, three ASIs and two sub-inspectors — have …
          • ‘Super Anaconda’: Railways combines 3 goods trains with 177 wagons 01 Jul 2020 01:27 NEW DELHI: In a first, the railways successfully ran 177 loaded wagons, clubbing three freight trains, together in Odisha on Monday at an average speed of 40kmph. The train carried approximately 15,000 tonnes of coal from Brajrajnagar to Rourkela. Posting …
          • Delhi Reported More Than 75 Per Cent Of Total COVID-19 Cases In June 30 Jun 2020 22:58 Delhi recorded its first coronavirus case on March 1. (File) New Delhi: More than 75 per cent of the total coronavirus cases in the national capital were reported in June, when the curbs were eased during Unlock1, according to the Delhi government's …
          • Pay property tax without any penalty till July 31 30 Jun 2020 20:55 New Delhi: The three municipal corporations on Tuesday extended the deadline for submitting property tax for the financial year 2019-20 till July 31. Taxpayers will continue to get the rebate of 15% given for timely payment even if they miss the initial …
          • NTPC, IOC plan waste-energy plant at Okhla to keep SDMC area clean 30 Jun 2020 18:21 (Representative image) NEW DELHI: State-run generation utility NTPC, oil refiner-fuel retailer IndianOil and South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Tuesday signed an MoU for building a waste-to-energy plant at the Okhla landfill site in the national …
          • IHGF-Delhi Fair goes virtual to tap diverse pool of overseas buyers, online brands 30 Jun 2020 18:11 In step with the new normal, the 49th edition of the IHGF-Delhi Fair went virtual on Tuesday. Restricted activity due to the pandemic led Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) to introduce the digital platform of the virtual fair scheduled from …
          • Jindal Steel divests entire stake in Oman facility for over $1 bn 30 Jun 2020 18:07 Jindal Steel & Power (Mauritius) Ltd (JSPML), an arm of Naveen Jindal-led Jindal Steel and Power Ltd's (JSPL) on Tuesday said that it had accepted a binding offer from Templar Investments Limited to divest its entire stake in its Oman asset, Jindal …
          • INDIAN FOREIGN POLICY :CHANGING TRENDS 30 Jun 2020 00:07             PM Modi welcomes Russian President Vladimir Putin prior to their meeting at Hyderabad House, New Delhi. (Photo: Reuters)                              by Shazia Farooq 29 June 2020 Article 51 of the Indian Constitution envisages the state to …
          • Will Remember Him As A Fighter: Wife Of Delhi Doctor Who Died Of COVID-19 29 Jun 2020 23:20 He died in the ICU of Max Hospital, Saket after battling COVID-19 for weeks. (File) New Delhi: The grieving wife of a senior doctor at the LNJP Hospital, who died battling COVID-19, on Monday said her husband was a man with a fighting spirit and that is …
          • Human rights activists stage demonstrations against China 29 Jun 2020 05:57 Tokyo [Japan], June 28 (ANI): Several human rights activists of various nationalities, including Japanese, Indians, Taiwanese, Tibetans and others, staged a demonstration against China at Hachiko statue near Shibuya station in Tokyo on Sunday. The protest …
          • Delhi: MCDs send notices to 130 over structural stability 29 Jun 2020 00:17 Written by Abhinav Rajput | New Delhi | Published: June 29, 2020 5:26:19 am In the first stage, the corporations surveyed schools and group housing societies as several people visit or live in these areas. Other buildings will be surveyed in the later …
          • Coronavirus outbreak: Containment zones rise to 421 in Delhi after re-mapping 28 Jun 2020 19:58 By PTI NEW DELHI: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after re-mapping of such areas, an increase of 141 in the last two days, as the cases mounted to over 83,000 on Sunday. Noting that the number of recoveries was more that …
          • Why containment zones went up from 280 to 421 in two days 28 Jun 2020 19:19 New Delhi: Within two days of Delhi government beginning its exercise to redraw the boundaries of the containment zones to fight novel coronavirus, the number of sealed areas in the capital jumped by 50% on Sunday. The capital had 280 active containment …
          • Delhi has 421 containment zones after remapping 28 Jun 2020 17:34 File photo, ANI NEW DELHI: The number of Covid-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after a re-mapping of such areas -- an increase of 141 zones -- in the last two days, with the Southwest district topping the chart. According to an official, …
          • Tablighi Jamaat chief deliberately risked lives of people: Delhi Police chargesheet 28 Jun 2020 16:56 Jun 28, 2020, 09:47PM ISTSource: Times NowTimes Now has accessed the chargesheet filed by the Delhi Police in the Markaz case, in which the Tablighi Jamaaat and its chief have been charged with wilfully and deliberately putting the lives of fellow citizens …
          • Number Of Coronavirus Containment Zones In Delhi Climbs To 421 After Re-Mapping 28 Jun 2020 15:38 The process of screening every household has to be completed by July 6 (Representational) New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi has risen to 421 after a re-mapping of such areas -- an increase of 141 zones -- in the last two days, …
          • Locusts Sweep Into Delhi Suburbs. India Is Witnessing Its Worst Locust Invasion in Decades 28 Jun 2020 11:32 Image copyright AFP Image caption Infestations of locusts have been reported in several Indian states Parts of the Indian capital, Delhi, have been placed on alert after a swarm of locusts invaded a suburban area. Correspondents say it is the first time …
          • Locust blankets Gurugram, Delhi IGI airport on high alert 28 Jun 2020 07:20 Gurugram: The skies over many parts of Gurugram turned dark on Saturday as swarms of locusts descended on the town, but the migratory pests are likely to spare the national capital, for now, officials said. The dark cloud of locusts spread across two …
          • Galwan River Valley: An important history lesson 28 Jun 2020 06:52 The Chinese claim of sovereign rights over the entire Galwan river valley is essentially Beijing's bid to turn the clock back to 1962, when its army advanced briefly in these barren uplands belonging to India. China probably feels, just like then, …
          • Over 11,000 more beds to be available in Delhi as banquet halls are attached to hospitals 27 Jun 2020 23:36 Delhi has conducted 4.7 lakh tests so far, out of which over 19,000 were conducted within the last 24 hours. (Representational) Banquet halls will soon be linked with hospitals in the city to provide an additional 11,229 beds, as the number of Covid-19 …
          • As Kejriwal and Shah inspect Covid centre, their partymen spar on who gets credit 27 Jun 2020 23:36 Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visit the Radha Soami Satsang centre in Chattarpur on Saturday. (Photo: Gajendra Yadav) Union Home Minister Amit Shah and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal visited the Radha Soami …
          • Rise In Delhi COVID-19 Deaths Due To Shortage Of Beds: Arvind Kejriwal 27 Jun 2020 22:11 Plasma therapy is another important weapon that is being used for many patients, Mr Kejriwal said. (File) New Delhi: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal acknowledged on Saturday that because of a shortage of beds in hospitals for COVID-19 patients in the …
          • India locusts: Swarm sweeps into Delhi suburb Gurgaon 27 Jun 2020 18:26 Image copyright AFP Image caption Infestations of locusts have been reported in several Indian states Parts of the Indian capital, Delhi, have been placed on alert after a swarm of locusts invaded a suburban area. Correspondents say it is the first time …
          • Apocalyptic Pests: Locust Swarms Hit Asia And South America, Affecting Millions 27 Jun 2020 18:19 TOPLINE Two major locust swarms in on opposite ends of the world have raised alarms this week about the biblical damage the pests can inflict on crops as they make their way through swathes of South America and Asia. Locusts were seen filling the sky in …
          • Arrogant China aspires to rule the world but has failed: Tibetan activist 27 Jun 2020 16:57 Jun 27, 2020, 09:52PM ISTSource: ANIAmid simmering tension between India and China following the recent face-off at Galwan Valley in Ladakh, a noted Tibetan author and activist has said that India's boundary with China will be secured after Tibet's …
          • Delhi Environment Minister Calls Emergency Meeting As Desert Locusts Reach Neighbouring Gurgaon 27 Jun 2020 09:38 Delhi Environment Minister called an emergency meeting as Desert Locusts reached neighbouring Gurgaon New Delhi: Delhi Environment Minister Gopal Rai today called an emergency meeting to discuss the situation following a locust attack in neighbouring city …
          • Phase 5 rules to be announced Monday 27 Jun 2020 07:41 The Covid-19 pandemic has claimed another victim – regional budget airline NokScoot is closing down. The company’s board of directors decided yesterday to liquidate the airline, the decision to be announced in a general meeting of shareholders held in 2 …
          • Breaking News: June 25, 2020 | As it happened 27 Jun 2020 01:37 Jun 25, 2020 10:15 PM (IST) Posted by Madhu Rao Himachal Pradesh: Total COVID-19 cases reach 839 The number of COVID-19 cases reaches 839 in Himachal Pradesh, of which 345 cases are active. 7 people have died due to the disease till date.  Jun 25, 2020 10: …
          • Delhi To Increase Number Of Containment Zones After Re-Mapping: Officials 26 Jun 2020 23:40 As on Friday, there are 280 COVID-19 containment zones in the city. (File) New Delhi: The number of COVID-19 containment zones in Delhi will increase in the coming days after a re-mapping of such areas as authorities have decided to divide them into micro …
          • Delhi: With new plan, containment zone number set to rise 26 Jun 2020 23:14 Workers on sanitisation duty at a containment zone. (Archive photo) The number of containment zones in Delhi is likely to sharply rise over the next few days, with district magistrates redrawing the boundaries of existing ones, dividing large ones into …
          • 'Tibetan independence will secure India's boundary with China' 26 Jun 2020 10:55 Dharamshala [Himachal Pradesh] India, June 25 (ANI): Amid simmering tension between India and China following the recent face-off at Galwan Valley in Ladakh, a noted Tibetan author and activist has said that India's boundary with China will be secured …
          • Delhi records total of over 70,000 COVID-19 cases, gov't speeds up testing 26 Jun 2020 09:31 A medical worker collects a sample from a woman for COVID-19 test in East Delhi, India on June 24, 2020. (Photo by Partha Sarkar/Xinhua) As total COVID-19 cases in Delhi surpassed 70,000, the government began gearing up to launch a mammoth screening …
          • Decision to Reduce Troops in Germany Aims to Tackle Chinese Threat to India, East Asia - Pompeo 26 Jun 2020 08:07 World 07:29 GMT 26.06.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): While addressing the Brussels Forum in a virtual format, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo stressed that "China's expansionist policies" are the real challenge in the contemporary …
          • Delhi-NCR likely to receive rain in next 2-3 hrs 26 Jun 2020 06:27 Picture used for representational purpose only NEW DELHI: Delhi and its adjoining areas such as Gurugram, Faridabad, Noida and Ghaziabad are likely to receive light rainfall in the next two to three hours, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said …
          • Going to talk with US counterpart in next few days on proposed trade deal: Piyush Goyal 25 Jun 2020 18:05 Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal (File photo: PTI) NEW DELHI: Commerce and industry minister Piyush Goyal on Thursday he will be talking to USTR Robert Lighthizer in the next few days to "quickly wrap" up initial aspects of the …
          • Monsoon chugs into Delhi ahead of time; covers Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh 25 Jun 2020 11:03 Rains weaken up over Central India, bring down surplus The monsoon has further advanced into more parts of Rajasthan, apart from covering remaining parts of Uttar Pradesh and Himachal Pradesh, entire Delhi, and some parts of Haryana and most parts of …
          • 'India's diplomatic ties with allies will help countering China' 25 Jun 2020 09:22 Washington D.C. [USA], June 24 (ANI): Amid simmering tension between India and China following the recent face-off at Galwan Valley in Ladakh, defence experts have called New Delhi to strengthen diplomatic and military ties, especially maritime ties, with …
          • Subject: advance of southwest monsoon over northwest India (including Delhi) and intense spell over east & northeast India (Time of Issue: 1700 hrs IST Date: 24th June, 2020) 25 Jun 2020 03:43 Current Meteorological Conditions A cyclonic circulation lies over northeast Rajasthan at lower tropospheric levels. Another cyclonic circulation lies over northeast Madhya Pradesh at lower tropospheric levels. A trough runs from northwest Rajasthan to …
          • Monsoon clouds reach Delhi, but onset to be official on Thursday 25 Jun 2020 01:04 Expect light to moderate rain today and tomorrow NEW DELHI: The monsoon trough on Wednesday touched Delhi-NCR covering parts of Punjab and Chandigarh, but IMD said the official onset for the capital would be declared only on Thursday. Delhi woke up to a …
          • Closer to strategic DBO, China opens new front at Depsang 24 Jun 2020 20:50 Written by Sushant Singh | New Delhi | Updated: June 25, 2020 1:00:41 am An Indian army convoy moves on the Srinagar- Ladakh highway at Gagangeer, northeast of Srinagar (AP) As India and China grapple with rising tensions in the Galwan Valley, Hot Springs …
          • India Coronavirus Updates, 24 June: Over 73.5 lakh samples tested till June 23, says ICMR; Delhi’s infections top 70,000 24 Jun 2020 15:07 Doctors assist patients outside the Covid Casualty Area at LNJP Hospital in Delhi. India Coronavirus Latest Update: With a record 15,968 coronavirus cases reported in the past 24 hours, the total count in India crossed the 4.5 lakh-mark. The death toll has …
          • The EU, India and Russia do not want to pick sides in a US-China contest, but they may have to 24 Jun 2020 14:46 What do the EU, India and Russia have in common? Very little, at first glance. But they do share one highly important thing. Brussels, New Delhi and Moscow would all like to tread a middle path between the US and China. And all are starting to realise that …
          • LIVE: COVID-19 cases breach 70,000-mark in Delhi 24 Jun 2020 13:41 !1 New UpdateClick here for latest updates Number of COVID-19 cases reaches 778 in Himachal Pradesh Number of #COVID19 cases reaches 778 in Himachal Pradesh out of which 318 cases are active. Six people have died du… https://t.co/Eg2TtoseQd…
          • Nissan to introduce 8 new models in Africa, Middle East and India 24 Jun 2020 12:47 New Delhi: Automaker Nissan on Wednesday said it will launch eight new products in Africa, Middle East and India (AMI) as part of a four-year strategy for the region under the company's global transformation plan. The AMI business plan aligns with the …
          • Chinese BRI in the post- Covid-19 period: Trapped in repayment and debt issues 24 Jun 2020 09:53 Coronavirus has created several problems for China that includes inter alia economic down turn, declining trade, increasing unemployment, unrest among the youth opposing the current leadership, pressure for investigation on China’s role in suppressing …
          • Delhi government to open more antigen test centres 24 Jun 2020 01:54 Photo used for representational purpose only NEW DELHI: Delhi government has issued instructions to the local authorities in the districts to increase the number of Covid-19 tests in the wake of a Delhi high court order that has called the daily count …
          • Report suspicious movement, police and RWAs tell the elderly 23 Jun 2020 20:09 New Delhi: A circular has been issued in Dwarka by Delhi Police and Residents’ Welfare Associations (RWA) asking senior citizens to take precautions and inform cops about any suspicious movement in their housing societies. The step was taken after an 88- …
          • Delhi to get new mayors on Wednesday 23 Jun 2020 17:47 A file photo shows the logo of North Delhi Municipal Corporation NEW DELHI: The mayoral elections for the three municipal corporations in Delhi are slated to be held on Wednesday, officials said. However, the exercise will be a mere formality, as the three …
          • Study: Increased use of human antibiotics on rice crops may fuel antibiotic resistance 23 Jun 2020 15:12 Farmers in parts of Asia are spraying antibiotics deemed "critical" for human medicine on rice crops, raising fears they may be fuelling antibiotic resistance, say researchers. A 32-country survey of agricultural advisers found that many are …
          • Man posing as plasma donor arrested in Delhi for cheating people 23 Jun 2020 02:43 Express News Service NEW DELHI: The Delhi Police on Monday arrested a man for cheating a number of people on the pretext of donating plasma to Covid-19 patients. One of the alleged victims is known to Delhi Vidhan Sabha Speaker Ram Niwas Goel. According to …
          • Border Skirmish With China Hurts RCEP's Plan to Induct India 'Unconditionally' into Free Trade Bloc 22 Jun 2020 20:15 India 13:18 GMT 22.06.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): In November 2019, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi withdrew from a China-led 16-nation free trade bloc, the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, blaming Beijing’s uncompromising …
          • Whattay Catch: Fishermen's Net Grab $13 Mln Worth of Crystal Meth in India's Tamil Nadu State 22 Jun 2020 13:06 India 10:29 GMT 22.06.2020Get short URL New Delhi (Sputnik): Water routes are often used by smugglers to facilitate the illicit supply of drug consignments in India. The coastal regions of southern, western and eastern India often act as major points for …
          • Monsoon back with a bang in South; bides time in North 22 Jun 2020 11:56 Rains may march into Delhi by Thursday The monsoon has revived over Kerala and Karnataka in the first organised pulse after its onset on June 1 even as it readies to march into parts of North-West India from Central India, where it had dropped anchor after …
          • Rattan Lal: ‘Soil a living being, can boost farm output, mitigate climate change’ 21 Jun 2020 20:41 Rattan Lal Professor Rattan Lal, the winner of this year’s World Food Prize — considered the equivalent of a Nobel Prize in agriculture — says we must improve our soil health to not only to boost crop productivity, and make farming profitable, but also to …
          • Delayed by Covid, agencies in a rush to unclog drains 21 Jun 2020 19:06 New Delhi: With monsoon on the horizon, the spectre of another season of waterlogged roads and clogged drains looms large. Though the north and the east civic bodies claim to have lifted silt from the drains, Public Works Department and the south …
          • India cannot bear peace in Pakistan, FM says 21 Jun 2020 17:34 –Qureshi says New Delhi could activate sleeper cells in Pakistan in bid to cover humiliation handed by China in Ladakh ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday said that India “cannot bear peace in Pakistan” whether it is a matter of …
          • Solar eclipse 2020 as it happened: Coverage of rare 'annular' event that passed directly over 12 countries 21 Jun 2020 10:27 The arrival of the 2020 Summer Solstice coincided with a rare type of annular solar eclipse on Sunday. The Moon’s distance from the Earth meant that it did not completely block out the Sun, creating what some astronomers refer to as a “ring of fire”. The …
          • Out on parole due to the COVID-19 pandemic in Delhi, petty criminals back in business 21 Jun 2020 06:06 NEW DELHI:  The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic has come as a boon to P. Silva, a petty criminal with a history of snatching, robbery and car theft. On April 21, the Tihar Jail authorities, concerned over the overcrowding in the jail premises, released him on …
          • Amphan; 230 kms per hour to emerge from the Bay of Bengal 21 Jun 2020 04:31 by Supratim Barman 20 June 2020 It came like a Force of Nature; a Super Cyclone with an eye 30 kilometers wide and bearing winds that peaked at 230 kms per hour and constituted the 2nd strongest ever storm to emerge from the Bay of Bengal. The sustained …
          • COVID-19 lockdown: Lack of jobs in Delhi push more into crime 21 Jun 2020 04:30 NEW DELHI: Rampant unemployment among the masses due to sackings related to the Covid induced lockdown has made Delhi a breeding ground for budding criminals. A lack of jobs and employment opportunities in the national capital has left many to resort to …
          • Asia Today- South Korean cases rise, Singapore reopening 21 Jun 2020 00:25 SEOUL, Korea, Republic Of — South Korea has reported 49 cases of COVID-19 as the virus continues to spread in the densely populated capital area where half of the country’s 51 million people live. Figures released by the Korea Centers for Disease Control …
          • Why China's aggressive rise as a superpower spells bad news for India 20 Jun 2020 17:43 You can choose your friends, but not your neighbours,” former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh was fond of repeating whenever border issues flared up. But India’s long shared border with China assumes great significance as we enter an era of great …
          • Abandon 1962 mindset, engage with China on an equal footing: Sinologist 20 Jun 2020 12:53 Express News Service BENGALURU: Jingoism and calls for a boycott of Chinese goods will not help India in dealing with China post the May 15/16 standoff at Galwan Valley in Eastern Ladakh in which India lost 20 soldiers, including a commanding officer, …