India, Pak to be part of anti-terror SCO drill in Russia next month

New Delhi, Jul 15 (PTI) Militaries of India and Pakistan will be part of a mega anti-terror drill in Russia next month which is being organised by the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) with an aim to expand cooperation among the member countries to deal with terrorism and extremism.

Around…

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BJP too has contributed to delay in projects: Mayawati hits back

Lucknow, Jul 15 (PTI) Hitting back at the BJP after Prime Minister Narendra Modi accused the previous governments of neglecting the people and not completing developmental projects in time, BSP chief Mayawati today said the saffron party too had contributed to the delaying of projects.

“Why is the prime minister…

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President, PM hail Hima Das' unprecedented feat

New Delhi, July 14  President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hailed sprinter Hima Das, who became the first Indian woman to clinch a gold medal at a global event — the World Under-20 Championships in Finland.

“India is delighted and proud of athlete Hima Das, who…

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Ambedkar memorial in Mumbai will be ready by 2020: CM

Nagpur, July 14 Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis today assured the Legislative Council that Dr B R Ambedkar’s memorial at Indu Mills Compound in Mumbai will be completed within two years.

The Union government has handed over the entire land needed for the memorial to the state and the…

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S-400 missile deal with Russia to go ahead despite US sanctions: Defence Minister

New Delhi, July 14  Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman today said the S-400 Triumf air defence missile deal with Russia will go ahead notwithstanding the US sanctions on military transactions with Moscow.

Referring to CAATSA (Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act), under which the Trump administration has imposed sanctions…

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