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US tanks ‘absolutely on the table’ for Ukraine – Pentagon

September 20, 2022
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The United States may provide “NATO compatible” tanks to the Ukrainian military to replace aging Soviet-era gear, a senior Pentagon official said, as Kiev continues to urge for a steady stream of Western arms amid fierce fighting with Russian troops. | Read more|


Cities Cannot Be Developed With Poll-Centric Approach: PM

September 20, 2022
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday asked BJP mayors to plan a holistic development of cities, and said the elected representatives should not think just in terms of winning polls as cities cannot be developed with an election-centric approach. | Read more|

US swaps prisoners with Taliban

September 20, 2022
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US President Joe Biden on Monday announced the release of Mark Frerichs, a US Navy veteran who disappeared in Kabul in 2020 while working as a civilian contractor. | Read more|

Adidas accused of massive tax evasion in Russia

September 20, 2022
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German sportswear giant Adidas failed to pay 10 billion rubles ($166 million) in taxes in Russia after the company announced plans to quit the country in March, a number of Russian media outlets reported on Monday, citing the Mash Telegram channel. | Read more|

Biden reveals how he threatened China over Russia

September 19, 2022
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President Joe Biden has said he tried to pressure China early in the Russia-Ukraine conflict, warning President Xi Jinping that it would be a “gigantic mistake” to ignore the West’s anti-Moscow sanctions. | Read more|

Akhilesh Yadav's Mega Protest March Stopped

September 19, 2022
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The Uttar Pradesh police stopped Akhilesh Yadav and his party members from marching to the Vidhan Bhavan raising various issues concerning the people before the beginning of the Monsoon Session of the state legislature. | Read more|

Delhi court stays proceedings against Satyendar Jain

September 19, 2022
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A Delhi court Monday stayed the proceedings in a money laundering case against AAP leader and former minister Satyendar Jain following an application filed by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) seeking transfer of the entire proceedings from a special court. | Read more|

Chandigarh Hostel Video Leak: 3 Arrests

September 19, 2022
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After massive protests by students demanding action on the alleged leak of objectionable videos from its girls' hostel, the Chandigarh University administration today suspended the girls' hostel warden Rajvinder Kaur for alleged misbehaviour with students. | Read more|

ED summons AAP MLA Durgesh Pathak in liquor policy probe

September 19, 2022
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As per news report of The Indian Express, after Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders Satyendar Jain, Manish Sisodia and Amanatullah Khan, now another senior AAP leader Durgesh Pathak has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate (ED) in connection with the alleged Delhi liquor policy scam. | Read more|

On Birthday, PM Releases Cheetahs Flown In From Africa

September 17, 2022
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi today released three of the eight cheetahs that arrived in India Saturday, seven decades after their local extinction, in an ambitious project to reintroduce the big cats starting from Madhya Pradesh's Kuno National Park. | Read more|

Still don’t understand the scam in liquor policy: Kejriwal

September 16, 2022
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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Friday alleged the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) and the Enforcement Directorate (ED) were “unnecessarily troubling everyone”, and that he still did not know what the liquor scam was all about. “The country cannot progress like this,” he said. | Read more|

Gautam Adani Becomes world’s second richest

September 16, 2022
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As per news report of The Indian Express, billionaire industrialist Gautam Adani, who heads the Adani Group, has edged past Bernard Arnault, the co-founder and chairman of LVMH Moet Hennessy – Louis Vuitton, to become the world’s second richest individual, according to data by Forbes. | Read more|

Can't Admit Ukraine Returnees In Indian Colleges: Centre To Supreme Court

September 16, 2022
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In a setback to thousands of undergraduate medical Indian students who were studying in Ukraine but had to return to the country in view of the war with Russia, the Centre on Thursday told the Supreme Court that they cannot be accommodated in medical colleges here for lack of provisions under the law. | Read more|

'One Was Morphed': Actor Ranveer Singh To Cops

September 15, 2022
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Ranveer Singh has claimed that one of his photos was tampered with and morphed, after a nude photoshoot of the actor triggered a nationwide controversy leading to a case being registered in Mumbai against him, reported news agency ANI. | Read more|

Washington raises Taiwan stakes

September 15, 2022
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A bill that would commit $4.5 billion in US weapons for the defense of Taiwan and promote Taipei’s membership in international organizations, among other things, cleared the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on Wednesday in a 17-5 vote. | Read more|