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Russian President Vladimir Putin meets Xi Jinping in Beijing

Russian President Vladimir Putin met his counterpart Xi Jinping in Beijing during his two-day state visit to China. This is the Russian leader's first foreign trip since his re-election in March and the second visit to China in just over six months. Indicating China's strategic significance for Russia amid Western sanctions it is facing over its offensive in Ukraine.

India doesn’t need lessons from any country on rule of law – Vice President

Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar of India reiterated the nation's firm dedication to the rule of law and the autonomy of its judicial system during the 70th Founders' Day celebrations of the Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA) in New Delhi.

MEA responds to US concerns over CAA implementation

Regarding the US State Department's statement, the MEA characterized it as misplaced, misinformed, and unwarranted. India's constitution guarantees freedom of religion to all its citizens, and there are no grounds for concern regarding the treatment of minorities.

Amarnath Ghosh’s body still in Morgue in US; friends call for justice

Indian classical dancer's friends and supporters demand answers and repatriation of remains

ICICI Bank Official Accused of Defrauding Businesswoman of Rs 16 Crore: FIR lodged with EOW 

A senior police official stated that about a week ago, the victim, Shveta Sharma, approached the EOW and filed a written complaint. EOW officials carefully examined her complaint before registering the FIR.

US, UK launch precision strikes on Houthi targets amid escalating tensions

The Houthi rebels in Yemen, backed by Iran, had initiated a series of attacks on Israel and targeted commercial and military ships in the Red Sea

Candidates vying for 2024 US presidential race

NEW DELHI: The 2024 presidential race in the US is witnessing a multitude of contenders, yet the majority find themselves overshadowed by the prominent figures from the 2020 election – President Biden and former President Donald J. Trump. In a recent update, Vivek Ramaswamy chose to suspend his campaign following a lacklustre performance in the […]

Khalistanis and extremists should not find space in foreign lands: EAM Jaishankar

NEW DELHI: Following the defacement of the Swaminarayan Mandir in California, Minister of External Affairs S Jaishankar emphasised extremists and secessionists should not find space in foreign lands. “I have seen it. Extremists, separatists and such forces (against India) should not be given space in foreign lands. Our Consulate there complained to the government and […]

Gen Asim Munir runs Pakistan

The recent visit of Pakistan’s Army Chief, General Asim Munir, to Washington and his meetings with top US officials, including Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Secretary of Defence Lloyd Austin, have raised eyebrows in India and elsewhere. The visit, which focused on counter-terrorism cooperation and defence collaboration, was seen as a sign of the […]

The Houthi Ace called Bab El Mandeb, US-proposed Task Force, and the Regional Dilemma

As Israel steps up its attacks on Hamas and the Gaza Strip, the Palestinians have found an unusual ally in the Yemeni Houthi rebels. The poorest among the Arabs, Yemen has jumped into the crisis by flashing the biggest ace that it was holding all along – its control over the Bab el-Mandeb (Gateway of […]