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Things have gone very wrong with national security: Tavleen Singh

Where are the men who are in charge of national security? Where is the National Security Advisor? He has not been seen since he trotted off to the Tablighi Jamaat’s headquarters in Delhi in the early days of the pandemic.

Indian origin Agriculture scientist Rattan Lal of US wins World Food prize

Rattan Lal, a native of India and a citizen of the United States, has been awarded the 2020 World Food Prize. He is one of eight persons of Indian origin to have received the prize, established by Norman Borlaug in 1987.

Modi’s dream of making 21st century a China-India led century scuttles

Are India and China at the beginning of a new and contentious era? So it seems. In chapter 1, Chinese troops stealthily intruded a few kilometres into Indian territory — without being detected — and occupied key points in the Galwan Valley, Hot Springs and Pangong Tso.

There is Chinese intrusion in Galwan valley: A Buddhist leader from Ladakh

A senior Buddhist leader in Ladakh on Saturday affirmed that the Chinese had transgressed into Indian territory in eastern Ladakh, a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said no one had intruded “into our frontier there”.

No conceivable solution visible, country must defend its people as much as territory

The Chinese feel that two centuries since the Opium war signalled its decline, it is now a powerful nation. It wants to be on top, the Middle Earth — as it believes it was. India never was a single Empire; not even the Mughals ruled over all of it. 

US confronting demon of racism, India faces demons of intolerance

George Floyd’s death by a brutal American policeman has resonated all over the world. It has stirred a debate on racism and bigotry, as Floyd was an African-American and the policeman a white.

Remembering Bhagat Kabir Ji A Revolutionary Saint Poet on His 622nd Birth Anniversary (June 5, 2020)

      Bhagat Kabir Ji's full name was Kabir Das. 'Kabir' in Arabic language means 'great` and the word 'dasa' in Sanskrit language means a slave or a servant. He is one of the medieval Indian Saints of Bhakti and Sufi movements whose compositions Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji included in Adi Granth Sahib.

Two Pak High Commission officials caught for spying told to leave India

Police said the real motive was to lure and trap the railway staff and then acquire information about movement of Army units and hardware via trains.

Masses find relief after India takes off lockdown cover in a big way

From open shops and markets and milling crowds on roads to the hustle and bustle of railway stations, a semblance of normality seemed to return in various states as the country entered the first of the three-phase unlock plan on Monday.

Pakistan attempt to set-up group of OIC envoys on Islamophobia at UN thwarted

The United Arab Emirates and the Maldives together thwarted a Pakistani attempt to set up an informal group of Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) envoys at the United Nations on Islamophobia.

Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji Sacrificed His Life to Uphold the Right to profess one's Religion

Sri Guru Arjan Dev Ji (1563-1606), the fifth Guru of the Sikhs was born on Baisakh Vadi 7, 1620 Bikrimi i.e. April 1, 1563, at Goindwal Sahib, which now falls in the present-day Tarn Taran district of Punjab. He was the third and youngest son of Bhai Jetha Ji who later named as Sri Guru Ram Das Ji became the Fourth 

Severe cyclone Amphan to hit Bengal coastal areas by Wednesday evening: forecast

 Extremely severe cyclone Amphan, packing winds of up to 190 kmph, made landfall between Digha in West Bengal and Hatiya island in Bangladesh, leaving a trail of destruction in coastal Odisha and parts of Bengal. Two women were killed in Howrah district

Domestic flights with fresh guidelines to resume on 25 May:Puri

Although, the nation-wide lockdown is extended to 31 May, among the relaxation that would be press into service the domestic flights from May 25 in a calibrated manner. New guidelines for domestic flights would also be issued to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.

Ramazan is very special for Muslims for more than one reason

Even as the world battles a virus that has gripped the human race in its tentacles, Muslims observe the month of fasting with fervour and hope. Covid-19, in fact, should be taken as an opportunity for those who pray, because they can now do so in isolation and away from temptations of social gatherings.

If India’s talks with Taliban help in the peace process, it should talk to them: Pak

India should speak to Taliban militants if it feels that it will help the peace process, Pakistan’s Ambassador in Washington said on Saturday.

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman focuses on agriculture and its allied activities Allahabad High Court prohibits use of loudspeakers for azaan, only human voice is permitted A mob attack police party in Mumbai PM announces 20 lakh crore package to revive the economy in COVID-19 crisis PM for holistic approach to move forward in wake of COVID-19 Railway bookings for 15 trains to start from 11th May from 04.00.pm Singling-out of minorities is new normal in Shah-Modis’ India Two lakh Indian waiting aboard to be evacuated:MoE Guru Amar Dass Ji: A Great Liberator of Women on his 541st Birth ANNIVERSARY Decorated Colonel, Major among 5 killed in action in Handwara (Kupwara) enters the house to safe civilians Lockdown third phase from Monday, COVID-19 tally crossed 40,000 marks on Sunday FIR against Arnab Goswami in Mumbai for spreading hate against Muslims Actor Irrfan Khan dies 53 following cancer India witnesses highest one-day positive cases, proposes to relax lock-down on May 3 Human trials for coronavirus vaccine begins in UK, Germany Unmindful of COVID-19, six Ganged-rape a minor in Sitapur UP Violence against healthcare staff to attracts up to 5 years in jail, fine Violence against healthcare staff to attracts up to 5 years in jail, fine Head of emergency Dr Manjit Singh Riyat dies on coronavirus front-line in England At least 12 persons arrested for attending JEM leader funeral of JeM leader Sajjad Nawab Dar Religious congregations led to spread of coronavirus Bollywood Singer Kanika test positive for coronavirus Delhi Police registers FIR against Tablighi Jamaat preacher & others under Epidemic Diseases Act Six lakh migrants housed in 61,000 relief camps