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India-Nepal border forces to hold 6th annual coordination meeting in Kathmandu from Tuesday

By Rajnish SinghNew Delhi , September 26 (ANI): The border gaurding forces of India and Nepal will hold the sixth annual coordination meeting in...

Death toll rises to 49 in Bangladesh boat capsize

Dhaka, Sep 26 (PTI) Bangladeshi authorities were racing against time on Monday to find any survivors of the boat accident involving Hindu devotees, even...

Pak Intelligence Bureau to probe PMO audio leaks

Islamabad, Sep 26 (PTI) Pakistan’s Intelligence Bureau has been ordered to investigate the security breach resulting in several audio leaks of privileged conversations in...

Japan on high alert as it readies for ex-PM Shinzo Abe’s state funeral

Tokyo, Sep 26 (PTI) Japan has imposed tight security measures in Tokyo as the capital city prepares to hold a state funeral for slain...

UK Parliament panel defends partygate probe into Boris Johnson

London, Sep 26 (PTI) A UK cross-party panel investigating whether former British Prime Minister Boris Johnson misled Parliament over the partygate scandal of lockdown...

Why Denmark is offering $13 mn in ‘loss & damages’ climate funding to developing countries

Denmark became 1st country to make 'historic pledge' at UNGA last week, in bid to help compensate for the vastly disproportionate consequences of global emissions.

PM Modi to leave for Tokyo tonight to attend former PM Shinzo Abe’s State funeral

New Delhi , September 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that he will leave tonight to attend the state funeral of...

INS Sunayna participates in Operation Southern Readiness of Combined Maritime Forces Exercise

New Delhi , September 26 (ANI): The Indian Naval Ship Sunayna entered Port Victoria, Seychelles on Saturday to participate in the annual training exercise...

Facility to apply for PCC services to be included at all online Post Office Passport Seva Kendras

New Delhi , September 26 (ANI): To address the unanticipated surge in demand for Police Clearance Certificates (PCCs), Ministry of External Affairs has decided...

‘No decisions taken,’ says Kremlin on closure of Russia’s borders amid mobilisation drive

Russia's frontiers are seeing an unprecedented outflow of military-aged men since a partial mobilisation was declared by President Putin last week.

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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...

Defence

The Defence Services Staff College in Wellington | Image credit: dssc.gov.in

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.