Tag: India

Second Batch Of Rafale Aircraft Arrives In India

New Delhi: The Indian Air Force received three Rafale combat aircraft on November 4 from the manufacturer French company Dassault Aviation, on Monday. The three Rafale jets arrived in India flying non-stop from France. The Rafale jets flew directly from Istres in France to Jamnagar and they will be accompanied by French Air Force mid-air […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Countdown For Launch Of India's Radar Imaging Satellite Begins On Friday

Chennai: The countdown for the November 7 launch of the Indian rocket, Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle-C49 (PSLV-C49), carrying the country’s radar imaging satellite and nine other foreign satellites will begin on Friday. “The 26-hour countdown for the rocket launch will start tomorrow (Friday) from the first launch pad. The rocket with 10 satellites is expected to […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
One More India, China Military Talks Begin To Resolve Border Dispute

New Delhi: The military talks between India and China kicked off once more at Chushul in Eastern Ladakh on Friday to resolve border dispute and start de-escalation of forces as soldiers were exposed to minus 20 degrees Celsius. It is the eight Corps Commander level talks between both the countries and it began at 9.30 […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Situation At Border Tense, War With China Can't Be Ruled Out: CDS Gen Rawat

New Dellhi: India Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on Friday claimed that situation at the Line of Actual Control in eastern Ladakh remains tense and possibility of a war with China cannot be ruled out. “In the overall security calculus: border confrontations, transgressions, unprovoked tactical military actions — spiraling into a larger conflict […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Nepal, India Problems Can Be Resolved Through Dialogue: PM Oli To Indian Army chief
Nepal, India Problems Can Be Resolved Through Dialogue: PM Oli To Indian Army chief

Kathmandu: Problems between Nepal and India would be resolved through dialogue, Prime Minister K P Sharma Oli said on Friday during a meeting with Indian Army chief Gen. M M Naravane who paid a courtesy call on him. Gen Naravane’s three-day visit to Nepal was largely aimed at resetting bilateral ties that came under severe […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
Global COVID-19 Cases Top 49 Million Mark

Washington: The overall number of global coronavirus cases has topped the 49 million mark, while the deaths have surged to more than 1,241,360, according to the Johns Hopkins University. As of Saturday morning, the total caseload and death toll stood at 49,228,536 and 1,241,366, respectively, the University’s Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) revealed […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
COVID-19: India's Recovery Rate Touches 90%, 8.5% Of Total Caseload Active
India Resisters Over 50K Fresh Covid Cases In Last 24 Hours

New Delhi: With a fresh spike of 50,356 coronavirus infections and 577 deaths in 24 hours, India’s tally on Saturday rose to 84,62,080, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. Out of the total Covid-19 cases in the country, 5,16,632 are currently active, 78,19,886 have been discharged, and 1,25,562 lost the battle against […]

  • Saturday, 10 April 2021
FASTag Mandatory For 4-Wheelers From Jan 1, 2021

New Delhi: The Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued a notification making a FASTag mandatory for all four-wheel vehicles from January 1, 2021. FASTag has become mandatory for M and N class four-wheelers sold before December 1, 2017. For this, the Central Motor Vehicles Rules, 1989 were amended. The ministry issued a […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
India-China Dialogue To Resolve Border Dispute To Continue: Defence Ministry

New Delhi: The military talks between India and China at Chushul in eastern Ladakh to resolve the border dispute ended in a stalemate but both countries have agreed to continue the dialogue to push for a peaceful settlement, the MoD said on Sunday. The Ministry of Defence (MoD) said in a statement that both countries […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
India, China To Old 9th Round Of Military Talks To Resolve Border Dispute
India, China To Hold 9th Round Of Military Talks To Resolve Border Dispute

New Delhi: The military delegates from India and China are likely to hold talks for the ninth time this week to resolve the border disputes in Eastern Ladakh, as both countries during the eighth round of dialogue had constructive exchange of views on disengagement. The eight Corps Commander level talks between both the countries took […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Apple MacBook Air With M1 Chip Starts From Rs 92,900 In India

New Delhi: Apple has refreshed Mac lineup with its own M1 silicon chip and the new MacBook Air will be available in India from Rs 92,900 (Rs 83,610 for education). The new 13-inch MacBook Pro starts at Rs 122,900 and Rs 110,610 for education and the new Mac mini starts at Rs 64,900 (Rs 58,410 […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
India Needs 1.7 Billion Covid Vaccine Doses For Adult Population

New Delhi: The key vaccines India is banking on are from Oxford/AstraZeneca, Novavax and J&J and the earliest efficacy data is expected by the end of November-December 2020 and in the best case, vaccines can be rolled out in January 2021. According to a research by Credit Suisse, India needs about 1.7 billion Covid-19 vaccine […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
Covid-19 Recoveries, Vaccine May Bring Normalcy After Winters: AIIMS Director

New Delhi: The winter season amid the Covid-19 pandemic will be very challenging, but a vaccine will be there sometime early next year, hopefully in February-March, and then, there have some degree of normalcy, said AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria in an interview to IANS. However, he underlined the importance of “aggressive” Covid-appropriate behaviour in tackling […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
India Enters Into Technical Recession For First Time: RBI Report

Mumbai: India has technically entered into a recession with a likely contraction in its GDP during the July-September period, according to a report by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). RBI’s Economic Activity Index estimates that India’s GDP growth for the second quarter of the current financial year was negative and the GDP contracted by […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021
WHO To Set Up Global Centre For Traditional Medicine In India

New Delhi: The World Health Organisation announced on Friday that it will set up a Global Centre for Traditional Medicine in India for global wellness. WHO Director General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus made the announcement in a video message at an event in which Prime Minister Modi inaugurated two future-ready Ayurveda institutions in Jaipur and Jamnagar […]

  • Friday, 09 April 2021