Tag: India

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  • India avers it did not deny overflight to Malaysian PM en route to Pak

    India avers it did not deny overflight to Malaysian PM en route to Pak

    The Pakistani airspace remains partially closed since 27 February after its Air Force violated the Indian airspace to target Indian military installations.

    March 26, 2019
  • Military loses out

    Military loses out

    Small-minded politicians have now created a climate in which to even question a military decision is equated with sedition.

    March 26, 2019
  • Pakistan accepts India’s proposal to open Sharda Temple Corridor

    Pakistan accepts India’s proposal to open Sharda Temple Corridor

    Sharda temple is one of the most ancient temples of Hindus. It is about 5,000 years old.

    March 25, 2019
  • We used JF-17 jointly developed with China and not F-16 during dogfight with India: Pak

    We used JF-17 jointly developed with China and not F-16 during dogfight with India: Pak

    India’s contention is that Pakistan had used AMRAAM missile during the dogfight which could only be loaded on an F-16 aircraft.

    March 25, 2019
  • Energetically nuclear

    Energetically nuclear

    The scenario has now changed considerably. New technology, economics and changing geopolitics have made it conducive to produce more nuclear energy, which is clean and safe, if managed properly. Industrialists, Governments and technocrats have projected that the nuclear energy revival scenario will happen in early 21st century.

    March 25, 2019
  • Controlling TB

    Controlling TB

    To go by the Global Tuberculosis Report 2017 report, incidence of TB in India (including HIV) is 27,90,000, incidence referring to the number of new cases during a certain time period (usually a year).

    March 24, 2019
  • Needless gung-ho

    Needless gung-ho

    Insisting that India was capable of retaliation, Mr Doval said “What shall we do, what should be our intention, our path, our reaction, the country’s leadership is capable of deciding...whether the action is against terrorists or those who support these terrorists. We can face every kind of challenge,” he said.

    March 24, 2019
  • India lashes out at Pakistan for questioning Samjhauta case ruling

    India lashes out at Pakistan for questioning Samjhauta case ruling

    The MEA said that instead of questioning the judgments of Indian courts, Pakistan should take credible and irreversible steps to containing cross-border terrorism emanating from its soil.

    March 22, 2019
  • Cricket World Cup tickets back on sale

    Cricket World Cup tickets back on sale

    CWC19 is continually monitoring illegal ticket resale activity and will act to cancel tickets offered for sale on unofficial third-party websites.

    March 21, 2019
  • India thrash Bangladesh to reach SAFF final

    India thrash Bangladesh to reach SAFF final

    As the sides switched ends for the second half, it was India that started out stronger and controlled most of the possession.

    March 21, 2019
  • India slips 7 spots in list of happiest nations, way behind Pak, China: UN report

    India slips 7 spots in list of happiest nations, way behind Pak, China: UN report

    Pakistan is ranked 67th, Bangladesh 125th and China is place at 93rd, according to the report.

    March 21, 2019
  • Crop-guzzling insect threatens farms from India to Thailand: UN warns

    Crop-guzzling insect threatens farms from India to Thailand: UN warns

    A crop-guzzling insect, which has moved from its native Americas to Asia, threatens to cost farmers from India to Thailand billions of dollars in lost production, the UN food agency has warned.

    March 21, 2019
  • Patented knowledge~II

    Patented knowledge~II

    From 1972 to 2005, because of the lack of patent laws for drugs, Indian drug companies were able to use alternative legal processes to manufacture generic versions of drugs. These generic drug companies were able to produce low-priced drugs that were considered among the cheapest in the world. This allowed India to provide free antiretroviral treatment to 340,000 HIV infected persons in the country.

    March 21, 2019
  • India slams Security Council for ‘undermining’ UNGA’s authority

    India slams Security Council for ‘undermining’ UNGA’s authority

    India has said the UN General Assembly must take lead in finding solutions to the challenges faced by the world, slamming the Security Council for "progressively undermining" the authority of the 193-member global body.

    March 20, 2019
  • Patented knowledge~I

    Patented knowledge~I

    At the summit-level negotiations of WTO, India upped the ante to protect its food security, even as the US refused to agree to the demands of developing nations on the issue. Initially, India was bargaining hard for improving an already available mechanism that safeguards government purchase of staple foodgrain from low-income and resource poor farmers at subsidised prices for stockpiling, and then distributing them to the country's economically weak.

    March 20, 2019
  • India, Lanka to hold joint military exercise from 26 March

    India, Lanka to hold joint military exercise from 26 March

    The exercise is conducted annually as part of military diplomacy and interaction between armies of the two countries.

    March 19, 2019
  • India will never forget Pulwama terror attack: Ajit Doval

    India will never forget Pulwama terror attack: Ajit Doval

    National Security Adviser Ajit Doval on Tuesday said that India has neither forgotten nor will forget the dastardly Pulwama terror attack, and is forever ready to act against terrorists or their supporters.  

    March 19, 2019