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  • Resident doctors of AIIMS call off their strike

    Resident doctors of AIIMS have called off their strike today following the meeting between Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan and associations of AIIMS and Safdarjung resident doctors. The Minister met representatives of resident doctors associations at his residence in New Delhi. Dr Vardhan cleared their doubts and queries related to the National Medical Commission Bill. […]

    ISRO releases first set of earth pictures captured by Chandrayaan-2

    Space agency ISRO today released the first set of pictures of the earth, captured by Chandrayaan 2, the country’s second Moon mission launched a fortnight ago. The pictures were captured by L 14 camera on board Chandrayaan II. The pictures show the earth in different hues. ISRO tweeted alongwith the pictures the earth as viewed […]

    Unnao rape victim’s accident case: CBI carries out searches at multiple locations in UP

    CBI is carrying out searches at multiple locations in connection with the Unnao rape victim’s accident case. Searches are being carried out at some locations in four districts of Lucknow, Unnao, Banda and Fatehpur. Sources said the investigation is continuing. On 30th of last month, the car in which the rape victim was traveling, was […]

    Army foils attempt by Pakistan’s BAT to target Indian forward post along LoC in J&K ; 7 intruders killed

    Army has foiled an attack by Pakistan’s Border Action Team (BAT) on a forward post along the Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector of Jammu and Kashmir. Defence spokesman Col Rajesh Kalia said in Srinagar last night that five to seven Pakistani soldiers and terrorists were killed in the incident. The BAT generally comprises […]

    India, US agree to pursue collaboration between their defence industry & start-ups

    Indian and US officials have agreed to pursue a policy environment conducive to collaboration between the defence industry and start-ups in both countries. An understanding in this regard was reached during the 15th meeting of the India-US Defence Policy Group (DPG) in Washington yesterday. The meeting took stock of the progress made in various fields […]

    Three terrorists killed in separate encounters with security forces in J&K

    In Jammu & Kashmir, three terrorists were killed in separate encounters with security forces in Shopian and Baramulla districts today. Two Jaish-e-Muhammad terrorists were killed in a fierce gunfight in Malamapanpora Warpora area of North Kashmir’s Sopore in Baramulla district. An army soldier also sustained injuries in the gunfight. Earlier today, a terrorist identified as […]

    EAM S Jaishankar stresses on better connectivity between India, MGC countries to boost economic growth

    External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has emphasised on better connectivity between India and other member countries of the Mekong Ganga Cooperation (MGC) bloc for developing a vibrant economic growth corridor. The MGC, is a sub-regional cooperation organisation comprising India and five ASEAN countries, namely, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam. Addressing the 10th MGC Ministerial […]

    J&K Guv says security advisory issued after credible inputs about terrorist attacks on Amarnath Yatries

    Jammu & Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik has said that advisory issued for Amarnath yatris is only a security measure. He requested the mainstream political leaders of the state not to believe in rumours and maintain calm. Governor late last night met a delegation of political leaders including PDP President Mehbooba Mufti, JK Peoples Movement […]

    Amended NIA Act with powers to probe abroad comes into force

    National Investigation Agency (Amendment) Act, 2019 has come into force today after the notification issued by the Union Home Ministry in this regard. Parliament had approved the bill giving more powers to NIA on 17th of July. The act aims at enhancing the jurisdiction of National Investigation Agency (NIA) to investigate scheduled offences committed outside […]

    Chopper scam: Court reserves order for Aug 6 on Ratul Puri’s anticipatory bail plea

    A Delhi court today reserved the order for August 6 on anticipatory bail plea of Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, in connection with a money laundering case related to the VVIP chopper scam. Special Judge Arvind Kumar also extended the interim protection from arrest to Puri till August 6. Puri, […]