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How Donyi Polo Airport is going to be India's force multiplier against China
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How Donyi Polo Airport is going to be India's force multiplier against China

India's ability to launch a military counter-offensive against China received yet anothet boost when Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the Donyi Polo Airport in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh. This will help the Indian Army and the Indian Air Force to operate along the border with Tibet

India will become $40 trillion economy by 2047, says Mukesh Ambani; spells out 3 big mantras
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India will become $40 trillion economy by 2047, says Mukesh Ambani; spells out 3 big mantras

During his virtual address at the 10th Convocation of Pandit Deendayal Energy University (PDEU), Mukesh Ambani stressed that concerns over climate change must be addressed as India strives to achieve economic progress

Indian Army chief visits Napoleon’s alma mater in France, renews historical military bond
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Indian Army chief visits Napoleon’s alma mater in France, renews historical military bond

Although the regimental traditions of the modern Indian Army and the Pakistan Army were established by the British, France - and the military traditions of the Paris Ecole Militaire - can also claim a significant contribution towards bringing modern concepts of warfare to India

China gifts anti-satellite radars to Pakistan, aims to destroy India's space program
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China gifts anti-satellite radars to Pakistan, aims to destroy India's space program

India keeps an eye on every move of its enemies through satellites. Pakistan is also one of them. But now China wants to use Pakistan to counter Indian satellites and prevent them from gathering intelligence with the help of the with the SLC-18 radar

US 'happy' with India buying Russian oil, even above price cap: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen
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US 'happy' with India buying Russian oil, even above price cap: Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen

The price cap, mooted in May, is intended to drive down Russian oil revenue while keeping the oil on the world market

From college dropout to owner of million-dollar firm: How Sanjith Konda become 'chaiwala' in Melbourne
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From college dropout to owner of million-dollar firm: How Sanjith Konda become 'chaiwala' in Melbourne

After dropping out of college, Sanjith Konda, who has been fascinated by tea since childhood, conceived the idea of Dropout Chaiwala, which has grown into a million-dollar company in less than a year

Explained: Why Indonesia has banned all syrups and liquid medicines
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Explained: Why Indonesia has banned all syrups and liquid medicines

The ban comes as the Southeast Asian country's health authorities probe an unexplained rise since January in the number of children's deaths from acute kidney injury

'Indian 2 from today,' writes Kamal Haasan as he finally resumes shoot with S. Shankar
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'Indian 2 from today,' writes Kamal Haasan as he finally resumes shoot with S. Shankar

Sequel to the 1996 blockbuster, the film was announced way back in 2018 and now, Haasan has resumed shoot of this much-awaited sequel.

Kamal Haasan and S. Shankar set to resume shoot of Indian 2, filmmaker confirms the news
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Kamal Haasan and S. Shankar set to resume shoot of Indian 2, filmmaker confirms the news

Indian 2 also stars Kajal Aggarwal, Siddharth, Rakul Preet Singh, Priya Bhavani Shankar, Bobby Simha, Guru Somasundaram and Samuthirakani.

Indian-origin man gunned down while sitting in parked vehicle in New York, say police
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Indian-origin man gunned down while sitting in parked vehicle in New York, say police

Detectives were trying to determine if the gunman was aiming at Satnam Singh or was hoping to kill the SUV's owner and was unaware who was inside, the report said

Nepalese plane carrying 22 passengers goes missing, loses contact with airport authorities
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Nepalese plane carrying 22 passengers goes missing, loses contact with airport authorities

The Nepal home ministry has deployed two private helicopters from Mustang and Pokhara for the search for the missing aircraft

India intends to operate S-400 missile system to defend against threats from Pakistan, China: Pentagon
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India intends to operate S-400 missile system to defend against threats from Pakistan, China: Pentagon

According to the Pentagon, throughout 2021, New Delhi continued to implement a foreign policy aimed at demonstrating India's role as a leading power and net provider of security in the Indian Ocean region

Ukraine crisis: National Medical Commission says foreign medical graduates can complete internships in India
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Ukraine crisis: National Medical Commission says foreign medical graduates can complete internships in India

The state medical councils can also allow students to finish their internship provided the candidates have cleared the Foreign Medical Graduate Examination before applying, NMC said

Russia-Ukraine conflict: Three IAF aircraft carrying 629 Indians land in Delhi
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Russia-Ukraine conflict: Three IAF aircraft carrying 629 Indians land in Delhi

As part of the Operation Ganga evacuation process, the Indian Air Force has flown 10 sorties to bring back 2,056 passengers, while taking 26 tonnes of relief load to Ukraine's neighbouring countries, where Indians have taken shelter

Indian among 12 civilians injured by falling debris as Saudi blows up drone fired by Yemeni rebels
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Indian among 12 civilians injured by falling debris as Saudi blows up drone fired by Yemeni rebels

The Houthi rebels have taken responsibility for several drone attacks on Saudi Arabian oil facilities in the past

India, European Union agree to enhance clean energy and climate partnership till 2023
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India, European Union agree to enhance clean energy and climate partnership till 2023

Both sides decided to hold India-EU High-Level Platform on Smart Grid Replication, identifying possible opportunities and barriers for replicating and upscaling smart grid projects in India

Cabinet gives nod to continue ACROSS scheme for atmospheric science programmes for 5 years
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Cabinet gives nod to continue ACROSS scheme for atmospheric science programmes for 5 years

The objective of the scheme is to provide improved weather, climate, ocean forecast and services, and other hazard-related services to ensure transfer of commensurate benefits to the end-user

20 Indian fishermen released from Pakistan jail transported to Wagah border for handover, says official
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20 Indian fishermen released from Pakistan jail transported to Wagah border for handover, says official

Landhi jail Superintendent Irshad Shah said the fishermen, mostly belonging to Gujarat, were released as a goodwill gesture after the Indian authorities confirmed their nationalities

Russia not allowing family to bring home Indian national's body, claims Congress leader
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Russia not allowing family to bring home Indian national's body, claims Congress leader

Russian authorities said that once the investigation into the death is completed, body of Hitendra Garassia, who had to gone to Russia for employment, will be handed over to the family

India largely on track to meet and even exceed its Paris Climate Agreement targets, says new report
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India largely on track to meet and even exceed its Paris Climate Agreement targets, says new report

'The Road from Paris: India's Progress Towards its Climate Pledge' review report, however, said that some more work needs to be done on its goal of creating an additional carbon sink