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Putin's Visit To India: Big Focus On $5 Billion Missile Deal

Putin's Visit To India: Big Focus On $5 Billion Missile Deal

Agence France-Presse | Monday December 06, 2021, New Delhi

Russian President Vladimir Putin will arrive in India on Monday for just his second overseas trip since the pandemic, seeking to bolster military and energy ties with a traditional ally being courted by Washington.

India Records 8,306 COVID-19 Cases, 6.62% Lower Than Yesterday

India Records 8,306 COVID-19 Cases, 6.62% Lower Than Yesterday

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, New Delhi

With 8,306 people testing positive for coronavirus infection in a day, India's total tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 3,46,41,561, while the active cases declined to 98,416, the lowest in 552 days, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated o

Can't Stoop To Digvijaya Singh's Level: Jyotiraditya Scindia On 'Traitor' Allegation

Can't Stoop To Digvijaya Singh's Level: Jyotiraditya Scindia On 'Traitor' Allegation

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Bhopal

A day after Rajya Sabha member Digvijaya Singh termed Jyotiraditya Scindia a "betrayer", the Union minister said he cannot stoop to the level of the Congress leader, who is habitual of making such statements.

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh holds talks with Russian counterpart

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh holds talks with Russian counterpart

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, NewDelhi

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday held talks with his Russian counterpart Gen Sergey Shoigu and discussed ways to further boost strategic cooperation including expansion of joint production of military equipment.

"Look Forward To Continue Working With Bangladesh PM", Says PM Modi

"Look Forward To Continue Working With Bangladesh PM", Says PM Modi

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, New Delhi

As India and Bangladesh commemorate the 'Maitri Diwas' (Friendship Day), Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said he looks forward to continue working with his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina to further expand and deepen bilateral ties.

Babri Masjid Demolition Anniversary: Mathura Imposes Ban On Large Gatherings, Tightens Security

Babri Masjid Demolition Anniversary: Mathura Imposes Ban On Large Gatherings, Tightens Security

Asian News International | Monday December 06, 2021, Mathura

On the anniversary of the demolition of Babri Masjid on Monday, security arrangements have been tightened in Uttar Pradesh's Mathura, said Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Gaurav Grover.

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Pays Tributes To BR Ambedkar On His Death Anniversary

Maharashtra Deputy Chief Minister Pays Tributes To BR Ambedkar On His Death Anniversary

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, Mumbai

Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari, Deputy Chief Minister Ajit Pawar and other state ministers paid respects to Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar, the architect of the Indian Constitution, at his memorial 'Chaityabhoomi'.

Shashi Tharoor Refuses To Host Sansad TV Show Over Suspension Of 12 MPs

Shashi Tharoor Refuses To Host Sansad TV Show Over Suspension Of 12 MPs

Press Trust of India | Monday December 06, 2021, New Delhi

Expressing solidarity with the 12 suspended Rajya Sabha MPs, senior Congress leader Shashi Tharoor said he has decided to stop hosting a talk show on Sansad TV until the suspension of the legislators is revoked.

Amit Shah Statement On Nagaland Op Deaths In Parliament Today: 10 Points

Amit Shah Statement On Nagaland Op Deaths In Parliament Today: 10 Points

Reported by Ratnadip Choudhury, Edited by Chandrashekar Srinivasan | Monday December 06, 2021, New Delhi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met senior ministers this morning to discuss the Nagaland violence and the government's response to a "sensitive" issue. Home Minister Amit Shah will address Parliament - the Lok Sabha at 3 pm and the Rajya Sabha at 4 pm.

43 Medical Students Test Positive In Telangana Week After College Gala

43 Medical Students Test Positive In Telangana Week After College Gala

Written by Uma Sudhir | Monday December 06, 2021, Hyderabad

At least 43 medical students of Chalmeda Anand Rao Institute of Medical Sciences at Bommakal in Karimnagar district of Telangana have tested positive for COVID-19 forcing the authorities to suspend classes and shutting down the campus.

As India Seeks Putin's Weapons, Why US May Look Away This Time

As India Seeks Putin's Weapons, Why US May Look Away This Time

Archana Chaudhary and Ilya Arkhipov, Bloomberg | Monday December 06, 2021

President Vladimir Putin will visit New Delhi on Monday as billions of dollars of Russian weaponry flow into India that would normally attract US sanctions. Eager to draw India into its efforts to contain China, the US may look away this time.

Parliament Winter Session Live Updates: Opposition To Raise Issue Of Price Rise

Parliament Winter Session Live Updates: Opposition To Raise Issue Of Price Rise

Monday December 06, 2021

Parliament Winter Session 2021 Live Updates:The Opposition will raise the issue of price rise in the Parliament today, the sixth day of the ongoing Winter Session.

Nagaland Civilian Killings Updates: Murder Case Filed, "Intention To Murder", Allege Cops

Nagaland Civilian Killings Updates: Murder Case Filed, "Intention To Murder", Allege Cops

Edited by NDTV Newsdesk | Monday December 06, 2021

The Nagaland police have taken a suo moto FIR against 21 Para special forces of Indian Army in connection with a counter-insurgency operation that led to the deaths of 14innocent villagers. An Army jawan also lost his life when the situation quickly

Vladimir Putin To Arrive In India Today, Hold Summit With PM Modi

Vladimir Putin To Arrive In India Today, Hold Summit With PM Modi

Asian News International | Monday December 06, 2021

Russian President Vladimir Putin is set to arrive in India today to hold the 21st annual India-Russia summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

Nagaland Op That Killed 14 Civilians: Army Unit Named In FIR

Nagaland Op That Killed 14 Civilians: Army Unit Named In FIR

Edited by Ashutosh Tripathi | Monday December 06, 2021

The 21 Para Special forces of Army "blankly opened fire" resulting in the killing of many Oting villagers in Mon district of Nagaland near Assam border, the state police has alleged in its FIR against the Army unit.