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India Must Convince Neighbours Against Debt Trap Of China: Gen Bipin Rawat

India Must Convince Neighbours Against Debt Trap Of China: Gen Bipin Rawat

Asian News International | Sunday October 24, 2021, Guwahati

Amid efforts by China to increase its footprint in the Indian Ocean, CDS General Bipin Rawat said that India should focus on Security and Growth for All in the Region (SAGAR) initiative to foster its relations with its maritime neighbours.

Arvind Kejriwal To Perform Diwali Puja With Delhi Cabinet Ministers

Arvind Kejriwal To Perform Diwali Puja With Delhi Cabinet Ministers

Press Trust of India | Sunday October 24, 2021, New Delhi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday announced that he along with his Cabinet colleagues will perform a puja on the occasion of Diwali that will be telecast live on television.

Afghanistan Situation "Overflow Can Happen In J&K": General Bipin Rawat

Afghanistan Situation "Overflow Can Happen In J&K": General Bipin Rawat

Asian News International | Sunday October 24, 2021, Guwahati

Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat said on Saturday that "overflow" of the situation in Afghanistan can happen in Jammu and Kashmir and "we have to prepare for it".

Odisha Parties Intensify Protests Over Probe In Teacher's Murder

Odisha Parties Intensify Protests Over Probe In Teacher's Murder

Press Trust of India | Sunday October 24, 2021, Bhubaneswar

Political parties - Left, right and centre - are mounting pressure on him to dismiss Minister of State for Home DS Mishra for his alleged patronage to the prime accused in the case.

Cooking Gas Cylinders At Scrapyard Fuel Congress Fire At Centre's Scheme

Cooking Gas Cylinders At Scrapyard Fuel Congress Fire At Centre's Scheme

Written by Anurag Dwary | Saturday October 23, 2021, Bhopal

Visuals of empty LPG cylinders at a scrapyard in Madhya Pradesh have prompted the Congress to target the centre's Ujjwala scheme, with the Opposition party saying beneficiaries sold off the cylinders owing to the steep price of cooking gas.

Watch: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin Boards Public Bus Surprising Passengers

Watch: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin Boards Public Bus Surprising Passengers

Written by J Sam Daniel Stalin , Edited by Sumana Nandy | Saturday October 23, 2021, Chennai

Passengers of a city bus - which ferries women for free - in Chennai were in for a surprise on Saturday when Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin hopped onto a public bus and asked the women about the free travel plan for them.

India, China Border Issues Take Time To Resolve Due To "Suspicions": Defence Chief

India, China Border Issues Take Time To Resolve Due To "Suspicions": Defence Chief

Asian News International | Saturday October 23, 2021, Guwahati

Noting pending issues with China concerning LAC in eastern Ladakh were being resolved through talks, Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat on Saturday said that there is suspicion between two countries and issues take time for getting resolved.

Anti-Terror Ops In J&K Forest Enter Day 13; Drones, Helicopters Called In

Anti-Terror Ops In J&K Forest Enter Day 13; Drones, Helicopters Called In

Press Trust of India | Saturday October 23, 2021, Srinagar

Despite inclement weather, the counter-insurgency operation continued for the 13th day on Saturday in the forest belt of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch and Rajouri districts.

"When Elections Are Around The Corner": Minister Slams Arvind Kejriwal's Ayodhya Visit

"When Elections Are Around The Corner": Minister Slams Arvind Kejriwal's Ayodhya Visit

Asian News International | Saturday October 23, 2021, New Delhi

Union Minority Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi slammed Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday saying that people like Kejriwal want to offer prayers to Lord Ram only when elections are near.

BJP's Suvendu Adhikari Takes Part In Bengal Rally Against Bangladesh Violence

BJP's Suvendu Adhikari Takes Part In Bengal Rally Against Bangladesh Violence

Press Trust of India | Saturday October 23, 2021, Kolkata

Leader of Opposition in West Bengal Assembly, Suvendu Adhikari, on Saturday participated in a rally organised by a Hindu outfit in his Nandigram constituency in Purba Medinipur district against recent communal violence in neighbouring Bangladesh.

Drugs Will Become Sugar Powder If Shah Rukh Khan Joins BJP: Maharashtra Minister

Drugs Will Become Sugar Powder If Shah Rukh Khan Joins BJP: Maharashtra Minister

Press Trust of India | Saturday October 23, 2021, Beed

Maharashtra Minister Chhagan Bhujbal on Saturday mocked the BJP over the cruise ship drugs bust case, in which film superstar Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan is one of the arrested accused, and said "drugs would become sugar powder" if the actor joined th

China's Ambitions Danger To Stability In South Asia, Says General Bipin Rawat

China's Ambitions Danger To Stability In South Asia, Says General Bipin Rawat

Press Trust of India | Saturday October 23, 2021, Guwahati

Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat today said that China's ambitions and aspirations to global power presented an "omnipresent danger" to stability in South Asia

PM Modi Meets Vaccine Industry, Discusses Roadmap For Future Pandemics

PM Modi Meets Vaccine Industry, Discusses Roadmap For Future Pandemics

Edited by Abhimanyu Kulkarni | Saturday October 23, 2021, New Delhi

A day after India crossed the landmark figure of 100 crore vaccinations, Prime Minister Narendra Modi lauded vaccine manufacturers for playing a major role in the success story of the country.

India-Pakistan T20 World Cup Match Against National Interest: Ramdev

India-Pakistan T20 World Cup Match Against National Interest: Ramdev

Press Trust of India | Saturday October 23, 2021, Nagpur

Yoga guru Ramdev on Saturday said the India-Pakistan T20 World Cup match scheduled for Sunday is against the national interest and "Rashtradharma" as the "game of cricket and the game of terror cannot be played at the same time".

Court Allows Police To Interrogate Rape Accused Officer In Air Force Custody

Court Allows Police To Interrogate Rape Accused Officer In Air Force Custody

Press Trust of India | Saturday October 23, 2021, Coimbatore

A district court in Coimbatore on Saturday allowed the police to interrogate flight lieutenant Amitesh Harmuk of the Indian Air Force (IAF), accused of raping a woman colleague, while remaining in the custody of the IAF.