Archive for March 3rd, 2019

Need for peace to save young lives

We are all celebrating the return of Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman  who had been captured by Pakistan after his plane was shot down. This time the airman and his family were lucky as Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan decided to release the airman as a goodwill gesture. But I could…

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SpiceJet plans aggressive international, regional expansion

New Delhi Mar 3:  Budget passenger carrier SpiceJet plans to aggressively expand its international networks to fly out of the low fare and high fuel price operating environment.

According to SpiceJet’s CMD Ajay Singh, the airline plans to aggressively deploy its new 737Max aircraft on international medium-haul routes…

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UN chief welcomes IAF pilot’s return to India from Pak captivity

United Nations, Mar 3 (PTI) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the return of Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthman from captivity in Pakistan and called on the two countries to sustain the “positive momentum” and engage in further constructive dialogue.

The IAF Wing Commander returned to India from…

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Severing cricketing ties with nations not our domain: ICC tells BCCI

Dubai Mar 3:  The International Cricket Council has turned down the BCCI’s request to sever ties with countries from which “terrorism emanates”, saying the ICC has no role to play in matters like these.

In the wake of the Pulwama terror attack, in which more than 40 CRPF personnel…

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Kangana Ranaut defends her ‘Pakistan destruction’ statement

New Delhi Mar 3:  Actress Kangana Ranaut says her “Pakistan destruction” comment came naturally to her after hearing about the Pulwama terror attack.

In her address at the India Today Conclave here on Saturday, the “Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi” actress defended her controversial remark against Pakistan, stating it was…

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Modi solely responsible for delay in arrival of Rafale jets: Cong

New Delhi Mar 3 PTI:  The Congress Saturday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi alleging that the country witnessed his “monologue, fake bravado and narcissistic lies”, as Rahul Gandhi accused him of being “solely responsible” for the delay in arrival of Rafale jets.

“Dear PM, Have you no shame…

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UP Police dons role of media during Kumbh Mela

Lucknow, Mar 3 (PTI) News bulletins prepared by Uttar Pradesh Police on daily activities at the Kumbh Mela, one of the largest religious gatherings in the world, have become a big hit, with Bollywood celebrities such as Sanjay Mishra and Prakash Jha hosting shows.

Available on YouTube, Instagram, Facebook and…

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