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indo-pacific: PM calls for free & open Indo-Pacific | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Participating in the 16th East Asia Summit, which saw discussions on Indo-Pacific, South China Sea, UNCLOS and terrorism, PM Narendra Modi underlined the significance of a free, open and inclusive Indo-Pacific. While reiterating the principle of Asean centrality in the region in his virtual address, Modi said India remained committed to strengthening “respect […]

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Minister Teni’s son back in jail after viral video | India News – Times of India

LUCKNOW: Ashish Mishra, son of junior home minister Ajay Mishra, has been sent back to jail from the district hospital in Uttar Pradesh ‘s Lakhimpur Kheri and will continue his treatment for dengue at its in-house medical facility. This was triggered after a video, which showed him walking around under the custody of jail officials […]

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Air India to add US nonstops post Nov 8 when Uncle Sam reopens for fully vaccinated travellers | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: This could be the last expansion of services by state-owned Air India before it transits to the Tata Group and the big bang expansion then. The Maharaja will be adding its highly popular US nonstops from next month as Uncle Sam reopens for fully vaccinated foreign travellers stating November 8. It currently has […]

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navy: CBI arrests Navy commander, 2 retired officers in information leak case | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A serving naval officer and two retired ones, along with two “private persons”, have been arrested by the CBI in connection with the alleged leaking of confidential information related to the modernization of the Kilo-class conventional submarines. The Navy is also conducting an internal inquiry, headed by a Vice Admiral, into the case […]

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Amit Shah spends night at CRPF camp in Pulwama, pays tribute to jawans killed in 2019 terror attack | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Union home minister Amit Shah on Monday extended his three-day visit to Jammu & Kashmir and spent a night at the CRPF campus in Pulwama, where 40 jawans were killd in a suicide attack in 2019. Shah, along with Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha, paid tribute to the martyrs at the memorial in Pulwama. […]

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Edible oil prices head north: Only UP has enforced limit on stocks | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: With hardly any success in bringing down the prices of edible oils despite the recent major cut in import duty and agricultural cess, the government is now pinning its hopes on states and Union territories to fix the stock limits quickly and enforce it strictly. So far, only Uttar Pradesh has imposed a […]

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lalu: Ahead of Bihar bypolls, Lalu questions Congress utility as ally | India News – Times of India

PATNA: RJD president Lalu Prasad on Sunday questioned the utility of Congress as an ally in assembly election and drew sharp reaction from the grand old party as well as the NDA leaders for calling AICC in-charge for Bihar, Bhakta Charan Das, a ‘Bhakchonhar’ (imprudent person). “Should we cede assembly seats to Congress for losing […]

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New Congress members have to pledge to stay away from alcohol, drugs, not criticise party in public | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Those wanting to become members of the Congress will now have to make a declaration of abstention from alcohol and drugs and give an undertaking to never criticise the party’s policies and programmes in public forums. According to the party’s membership form, new members have to give a declaration that they will not […]

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court: Thirty nine more women officers to be granted PC: Centre tells SC | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: As a group of aggrieved women officers who were denied Permanent Commission allegedly in violation of Supreme Court order filed a contempt petition against the Army Chief, the Centre on Friday told the court that it has further cleared the names of 39 officers for PC after reconsideration but rejected pleas of 29 […]

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pm modi: ‘Congratulations India’: PM Modi changes Twitter profile picture | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday changed his display picture on Twitter as India achieved a major milestone of administering 100-crore Covid-19 vaccinations. The Prime Minister’s new profile picture features a vial of the vaccine, with the message “congratulations India 100 crore Covid-19 vaccine doses administered”. “India scripts history. We are witnessing the […]

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