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  • Russia-Ukraine conflict shows being self-reliant is necessity: Rajnath

    Russia-Ukraine conflict shows being self-reliant is necessity: Rajnath

    The Defence Minister commended the Navy on the commissioning of major Naval units since the last Commander's Conference namely INS Visakhapatnam, the first ship of the P15B project, the fourth P75 submarine INS Vela and the Navy's second P8I squadron INAS 316 at INS Hansa, Goa.

    April 28, 2022
  • Ukraine spends $10bn a month on conflict with Russia

    Ukraine spends $10bn a month on conflict with Russia

    "The Ukrainian state spends about $10 billion a month on hostilities," said a statement on the Ukrainian presidential website on Saturday, citing data from the Ministry of Finance.

    April 3, 2022
  • UK PM criticised for comparing Ukraine conflict to Brexit

    UK PM criticised for comparing Ukraine conflict to Brexit

    While addressing a Conservative Party spring conference in Blackpool on Saturday, Johnson said: "I know that it's the instinct of the people of this country, like the people of Ukraine, to choose freedom, every time. I can give you a couple of famous recent examples.

    March 20, 2022
  • Western disturbance

    Western disturbance

    It is a high-risk strategy that US President Joe Biden is following because it includes disseminating information in near-real-time ~ such as was witnessed when the Americans went to town last week with the accusation that the Russians has begun a “false flag operation” to pre-empt Mr Putin’s next moves in Ukraine ~ which risks exposing important sources and methods of intelligence collection.

    February 22, 2022
  • Turmoil persists over TMC list

    Turmoil persists over TMC list

    The urban Trinamul Congress supporters erupted in protest in several districts across the state shortly after the broadcast of the candidate lists by the ruling party for the elections in 108 civic bodies. In some areas, the police had to intervene standing as wall between the factional groups at loggerheads on the road in Burdwan East and Bankura, and in some areas the district leadership were detained inside their offices by the unruly warring groups.

    February 7, 2022
  • Face-off intensifies: Mamata blocks Dhankhar on Twitter

    Face-off intensifies: Mamata blocks Dhankhar on Twitter

    Miss Banerjee accused Mr Dhankhar of tapping phones and threatening officers on several occasions. “Pegasus is running from Governor house. He is regularly calling our officers to meet him and threatening them. From commissioner of police to DGP, from chief secretary to home secretary and principal secretaries as well as DMs to SPs..he is threatening all. People of West Bengal never bow down to such threats,”

    February 1, 2022
  • Man-elephant conflict reaches flashpoint in Odisha as government’s mitigation plan found wanting

    Man-elephant conflict reaches flashpoint in Odisha as government’s mitigation plan found wanting

    The State has already reported 97 human deaths and 96 in HEC in 2021-22 so far. In the last six weeks the Human Elephant Conflict (HEC) has been raging in all elephant-bearing districts with more elephants entering villages in search of food.

    January 20, 2022
  • Chilean prez declares state of emergency amid conflict in south

    Chilean prez declares state of emergency amid conflict in south

    The state of emergency will last for 15 days and may be extended for another 15 days, in accordance with the Chilean Constitution.

    October 13, 2021
  • UNHCR warns of humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan

    UNHCR warns of humanitarian crisis in Afghanistan

    "A failure to reach a peace agreement in Afghanistan and stem the current violence will lead to further displacement within the country, as well as to neighbouring countries and beyond," UNHCR spokesperson Babar Baloch said

    July 15, 2021
  • Israel warplanes strike Hamas military posts in Gaza

    Israel warplanes strike Hamas military posts in Gaza

    Launching incendiary balloons at Israel has been going on since Tuesday, in protest against the Israeli rightists' holding of a flag march in East Jerusalem.

    June 18, 2021
  • Key Taliban commander arrested in Afghanistan

    Key Taliban commander arrested in Afghanistan

    Since the official withdrawal of the US and other NATO troops in Afghanistan on May 1, the Taliban have intensified attacks on provincial capitals, districts, bases, and checkpoints.

    June 14, 2021
  • 7 civilians dead as blasts hit buses in Kabul

    7 civilians dead as blasts hit buses in Kabul

    Kabul, June 13 (IANS) Seven civilians were killed and six others injured in two explosions targeting public mini-buses along a busy road in Kabul, police in the Afghan capital confirmed. The explosions occurred in Sari Pul and Mahtab Qala localities in Dashti Barchi, in Police District 13 and Police District 6 on Saturday, causing panic among …

    June 13, 2021
  • Places of Worship

    Places of Worship

    Is the current time one of iconoclasm? Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the President of Turkey inaugurated the occasion of converting the Hagia Sofia Museum of Istanbul into a mosque on Friday, 24 July. The building began life several centuries ago as a Greek pagan cathedral.

    August 5, 2020
  • Cops attacked over inter-village conflict

    Cops attacked over inter-village conflict

    The conflict between people of two villages Bankatira and Kalama took a violent turn today with mob fury taking toll of several people including the police today. Eight people were injured in the violence. The police arrested 12 people. An assistant sub inspector of police  sustained head injuries while a police jeep was damaged. The angry …

    January 18, 2018
  • Conflict in Catalonia would hit financial markets: Spanish regulator

    Conflict in Catalonia would hit financial markets: Spanish regulator

    Spain’s National Securities Market Commission (CMNV) said on Monday that the conflict in Spain’s northeastern region of Catalonia could have consequences on financial markets. The CMNV has published a report where it analysed stress levels within financial markets over the last three months and pointed out that in October there had been a slight rise, …

    October 24, 2017
  • Kin of 39 missing Indians in Iraq asked for DNA samples

    Kin of 39 missing Indians in Iraq asked for DNA samples

    The families of the 39 Indians who went missing in Iraq’s Mosul in June 2014 have been asked to provide their DNA samples, but no reason has been given, the kin said on Saturday. The families of some of the missing Indians from Amritsar district were on Saturday asked to come to the Government Medical …

    October 21, 2017
  • UN Security Council calls for dialogue in Yemen

    UN Security Council calls for dialogue in Yemen

    The UN Security Council has called on all parties in Yemen, particularly the Houthis, to engage in meaningful dialogue to stop fighting and resolve the conflict. The members of the Security Council on Tuesday reiterated their support for a political solution as the only way to end the conflict in Yemen and their call on …

    October 11, 2017