Chinese President Xi Jinping stresses need to speed up efforts to boost modernization of armed forces: Report

 Chinese President Xi Jinping has stressed the need to speed up efforts to boost the modernization of the armed forces, Xinhua News Agency reported. Xinhua is China’s official state news agency. Xi, who is also the general secretary of the Communist Party of China (CPC) Central Committee and chairman of the Central Military Commission (CMC), made […]

Four Australian aircrew killed after military helicopter crash during joint wargames with US

Four Australian army aircrew members have been declared dead after the helicopter they were onboard, crashed into the sea, CNN reported on Monday citing Australian Defence Minister Richard Marles. The incident happened on Friday during an exercise that was part of joint drills between Australia and the United States. The four deceased have […]

Opposition MPs brief INDIA floor leaders in Parliament on Manipur situation

Members of Parliament. who were part of the multi-party Opposition INDIA alliance that went to assess the situation in violence-hit Manipur, on Monday briefed floor leaders of the grouping, including Rajya Sabha Leader of Opposition Mallikarjun Kharge. The briefing was held at the Parliament House building. Former Congress president Sonia […]

Ukrainian drone attacks local police station in Russia’s Bryansk region

A Ukrainian drone has attacked a local police station in the Trubchevsky District of Russia’s Bryansk Region, country’s regional Governor Alexander Bogomaz said on his Telegram channel, TASS reported. TASS is a Russian state-owned news agency. Alexander Bogomaz wrote: “At night, Ukrainian troops attacked the Trubchevsky District. A UAV performed a drop on a local police precinct. […]

Tripura CM inaugurates ‘Weekend Tourist Hub’ in Agartala for boosting tourism

 Tripura Chief Minister Manik Saha on Sunday inaugurated the ‘Weekend Tourist Hub’ in front of the historic Ujjayanta Palace in Agartala. Taking to Twitter Saha shared photographs of the event and said that the government is taking initiatives to make the state’s tourism more attractive. “Our government is taking various initiatives to make the State’s […]

Uttarakhand: Landslides cause concern over Chungi Badethi tunnel’s safety on Gangotri National Highway

Chungi Badethi tunnel on Gangotri National Highway in Uttarkashi, is facing a threat of getting damaged following landslides around the area, leaving authorities concerned. Following the landslide, District Disaster Management Officer, Devendra Patwal said that the officials of the concerned executive body have been informed regarding the tunnel’s safety. National Highways & Infrastructure […]

Delhi: Labourer falls to death from under-construction building in Malviya Nagar; builder arrested

A builder was arrested after a construction worker died after falling from the fifth floor of an under-construction building in Delhi, officials said on Monday. Officials added that the deceased identified as Sheikh Shah Alam (41) hailed from Bihar’s Katihar area and worked as a labourer in Delhi. According to Delhi Police, […]

“BJP and its allies should also visit Manipur…”: Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury

A day after the 21-member multi-party delegation from the I.N.D.I.A alliance returned from the two-day visit to violence-hit Manipur, Congress MP Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury said that Bharatiya Janata Party and its allies should also tour the northeastern state. “…The situation in Manipur is very serious…BJP and the parties of the […]

Indian Army dedicates Amrit Sarovar in Arunachal Pradesh’s Tenga Valley

The Indian Army, in collaboration with the District Administration, West Kameng District, inaugurated the Amrit Sarovar at Tenga Valley, Arunachal Pradesh, as part of the government’s Mission Amrit Sarovar initiative. The Amrit Sarovar project, aligned with the guidelines of the Government of India, focuses on rainwater harvesting and community empowerment. With the objective of conserving rainwater, the project will play […]