Who will lead the Opposition of India in 2024? 

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Aam Admi Party’s landslide win in Punjab and the BJP’s emphatic wins in four other States will impact who get to occupy the leadership position among Opposition parties in the run-up to the 2024 Lok Sabha polls. Former Law Minister Ashwani Kumar, who recently quit the Congress, said AAP and the Trinamool Congress (TMC) were the principal engines … Read more

Supersonic projectile from India entered our airspace: Pakistan

A high-speed projectile launched from India entered the Pakistani airspace travelling 124 km and fell near Mian Channu in Khanewal district damaging some civilian property though no casualties occurred, Major General Babar Iftikhar, Director-General of the Inter-Service Public Relations (ISPR) of Pakistan, claimed on Thursday. According to the Pakistani military, the incident occurred on March … Read more

Americans want to join fight vs Russia: Ukrainian embassy in US

Ukraine’s embassy in Washington, DC is taking on an unexpected role as a recruitment centre for Americans who want to join the fight against Russia’s invasion. Diplomats working out of the embassy, in a townhouse in the Georgetown section of the United States capital city, are fielding thousands of offers from volunteers seeking to fight for … Read more

Iran in talks with the Taliban to resume ambitious rail project

Tehran, Iran – Iran is holding talks with the Taliban to resume construction of an ambitious rail project that ultimately aims to connect at least five Central Asian countries, according to an Iranian official. Iran is ready to make further investments and both sides are willing to finish construction on a rail line connecting Khaf in … Read more

What is the position of India on Russia-Ukraine war means for its EU ties

BY PRINYKA SHANKAR It has been almost two weeks since Russia began its assault on Ukraine, killing hundreds of people and displacing more than 2 million. Besides generating a humanitarian crisis and sending shockwaves around the world, Russian President Vladimir Putin’s actions in Ukraine have also put the foreign policies of the countries in the spotlight. … Read more

MCC adds new rule in Cricket

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Cricketers will not be allowed to use saliva to shine the ball while the rarely used but entirely permissible “Mankad” method of dismissing batters will not be listed under unfair play in new laws approved by the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC). Cricketers have used the age-old method of shining one side of the ball with … Read more

PM Modi asks financial institutions to come out with futuristic ideas to fund emerging economic needs

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on March 8 asked financial institutions to come out with innovative and futuristic financing as well as risk management ideas to fund the emerging needs of the economy. Stating that implementation of green financing is the ‘need of the hour’ to meet net-zero carbon emissions target by 2070, Mr. Modi said financial … Read more

who is expected to Win the UP elections? BJP, Cong, SP, Others

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Hindu nationalist party was set for a resounding victory but a reduced majority at elections in the country’s most populous state Uttar Pradesh, exit polls forecast on Monday. Exit polls are not always reliable in India, but an average of four indicated that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), led in … Read more