Monday, 30 January, 2023


France freezes Masood Azhar assets, will approach partners for EU-wide crackdown

The Emmanuel Macron administration of France said Paris would always stand by New Delhi in its fight against terrorism.

India never had an offer to become permanent UNSC member — this is a fact

With the BJP suggesting that Jawaharlal Nehru "gifted" India's permanent UNSC spot to China, ThePrint takes a look at what actually happened then.

Suspect in New Zealand’s mass shooting an Australian right-wing extremist

Australian PM Scott Morrison confirmed the suspected gunman was a citizen, and said they were investigating any links between the country to the attack.

At least 49 killed in ‘terrorist attack’ at 2 mosques in New Zealand, test match called off

New Zealand Police said they arrested 4 people after the mass shooting. One of the alleged shooters livestreamed part of the attack and posted a manifesto online.

Responsible UNSC members may pursue other actions, says UN diplomat on Masood Azhar

A UN Security Council diplomat said China's move to block Azhar's terrorist listing for the fourth time is inconsistent with its own goals of combatting terrorism.

China blocks proposal to tag JeM chief Masood Azhar a terrorist for fourth time at UN

India said it was disappointed by China's decision, which had placed a technical hold on the proposal to designate Masood Azhar a terrorist.

China hints it might block proposal to tag Masood Azhar a terrorist hours before UN meet

China, which holds veto powers in the UN Security Council, has thrice blocked India's proposal to designate JeM chief Masood Azhar a terrorist.

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File photo of smog in Delhi. Some doctors have called air pollution a bigger threat than Covid-19.| Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

Air quality is better but not enough to banish air purifiers. Here are options for your room & car

What’s the solution for people who cannot leave Delhi? Air purifiers from Dyson's expensive range to Xiaomi's affordable ones can be of help.

NFRA to conduct audit quality inspections of five audit firms

New Delhi, Nov 16 (PTI) The National Financial Reporting Authority (NFRA) will carry out audit quality inspections of five audit firms, including the...


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In a first, six women officers to enter prestigious Defence Services Staff College

As many as 15 women appeared for the examination, out of which six were selected, including one who has made it to the course along with her husband. 

Why military is more for asserting political will, not just about controlling territory

No matter what tactics, doctrine, or weapon system is used, the objective of any war is to control territory, argues Gen. MM Naravane (retd). But it's politics that matters most.