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Iran set to resume nuclear negotiations with world powers on 21 October
World

Iran set to resume nuclear negotiations with world powers on 21 October

The Vienna talks aimed at reviving the deal were suspended in June, when Iran elected ultraconservative Ebrahim Raisi as president

Nothing is more pressing right now than solidarity with Taiwan: Former Australian PM Tony Abbott
World

Nothing is more pressing right now than solidarity with Taiwan: Former Australian PM Tony Abbott

China's government has been seeking to isolate Taiwan, which it claims as its own territory

Australia dismisses France's accusations, says concerns over submarine deal 'raised some months ago'
World

Australia dismisses France's accusations, says concerns over submarine deal 'raised some months ago'

Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison said the capability being delivered by France's Attack Class submarine was not going to meet their strategic interests

Submarine deal row: France accuses Australia, US of lying and duplicity
World

Submarine deal row: France accuses Australia, US of lying and duplicity

The move comes after Australia's decision to break a 2016 deal for French submarines in favour of American nuclear-powered vessels

Afghanistan dominates SCO talks: Highlights of who said what at Dushanbe summit
World

Afghanistan dominates SCO talks: Highlights of who said what at Dushanbe summit

Members of the China and Russia-led Shanghai Cooperation Organisation on Friday endorsed Iran's future membership of the bloc that already includes South Asian rivals India and Pakistan

US President Biden to host in-person Quad Summit on 24 Sept, Narendra Modi to attend
India

US President Biden to host in-person Quad Summit on 24 Sept, Narendra Modi to attend

Leaders of the four countries — India, Australia, Japan and the USA — would discuss promoting a free and open Indo-Pacific, addressing the climate crisis and deepening their ties

China, Pakistan and Russia still figuring out what to do with Taliban, says Joe Biden
World

China, Pakistan and Russia still figuring out what to do with Taliban, says Joe Biden

The remark comes in the wake of the announcement of the formation of a new interim government in Kabul by the Taliban

'No longer safe to fly in or out of Kabul': West warns of airport attack amid history's largest airlift
World

'No longer safe to fly in or out of Kabul': West warns of airport attack amid history's largest airlift

Several countries urged people to avoid the airport, with Belgium saying there was a threat of a suicide bombing. But with just days left before the evacuation effort ends and American troops withdraw, few appeared to heed the call

Father Soldier Son review: An intimate, gut wrenching portrait of an American family, manhood, and a nation at war
Entertainment

Father Soldier Son review: An intimate, gut wrenching portrait of an American family, manhood, and a nation at war

A New York Times documentary, Father Soldier Son spans 10 years in the lives of American soldier Barry Eisch and his sons Isaac and Joey.

Chinese military gets approval to run clinical tests of experimental Coronavirus vaccine on human being
science

Chinese military gets approval to run clinical tests of experimental Coronavirus vaccine on human being

AMS’ candidate, named ARCoV, uses mRNA technology, an approach also used by Moderna Inc in the United States and German firm CureVac.

Boeing pulls out of DARPA's spaceplane program to cheaply launch satellites into LEO
science

Boeing pulls out of DARPA's spaceplane program to cheaply launch satellites into LEO

The company's statement, "We will now redirect our investment from XSP to other Boeing programs that span the sea, air and space domains."

Scientists take to the stage and make science relatable to the general public
science

Scientists take to the stage and make science relatable to the general public

A research poll showed that the scientific community is the second most trusted institution in the US after the military,

Amazon, Microsoft developing killer robots, might start third warfare revolution
science

Amazon, Microsoft developing killer robots, might start third warfare revolution

Microsoft employees opposed US Army contract for HoloLens, aims at "increasing lethality" on battlefield.

Supriya Sule introduces bill in Lok Sabha proposing Rs 2 crore ex-gratia, job quota, annual vacation for kin of martyrs from armed forces
India

Supriya Sule introduces bill in Lok Sabha proposing Rs 2 crore ex-gratia, job quota, annual vacation for kin of martyrs from armed forces

A private member bill seeking to provide one-time lump sum honorarium of Rs 2 crore, free railway passes and reservation up to 5 per cent in private and public jobs for dependents of martyrs of armed forces, was introduced in Lok Sabha

Indonesia's Joko Widodo gets re-elected as president; additional security forces deployed amid fears of unrest
World

Indonesia's Joko Widodo gets re-elected as president; additional security forces deployed amid fears of unrest

There was a heavy security presence in Jakarta, Indonesia on Tuesday, including in front of the election commission office, which was barricaded with razor wire and protected by scores of heavily armed troops.

United Nations urges countries to cut off business ties with Myanmar military, likens its actions to ethnic cleansing
World

United Nations urges countries to cut off business ties with Myanmar military, likens its actions to ethnic cleansing

A United Nations fact-finding mission urged that countries cut off all business with Myanmar's military as part of efforts to hold the army accountable for human rights' abuses

Fruit fly inspires new model of smaller, quicker, more efficient military drone
science

Fruit fly inspires new model of smaller, quicker, more efficient military drone

Insect-inspired drones developed by Purdue engineers give Uri's eagle drone competition.

Downsizing the military can’t be India’s defence mantra
India

Downsizing the military can’t be India’s defence mantra

India faces a unique security situation that dictates strong and large armed forces.

Pakistan Army jackboots now march over oil, mines
World

Pakistan Army jackboots now march over oil, mines

Pakistan’s economy is in a crisis, with a $100-bn debt and inflation at a four-year-high of nearly 9%, but the army is pushing for expanding its businesses and budgetary allocations

Diksha Dagar's success reinforces the importance of military's golf courses, but Indian golf can do well without power tussle
Sports

Diksha Dagar's success reinforces the importance of military's golf courses, but Indian golf can do well without power tussle

Diksha needs top class coaching to really carve out a name in pro golf. But the real challenge for India and Indian golfers to make a mark in the Olympics would be to get the army to put their shoulder to the wheel. Right now they are just sitting back and waiting for champs to land in their lap.