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Chinese Official Says Military Drills, Flights Were Needed To Defend Taiwan

Oct 13, 2021 Associated Press (AP)

What Taiwan and the US termed as provocative, was deemed necessary by the Chinese as it flew 56 military planes off the southwest coast of Taiwan on a single day earlier this month.

Jaishankar In Central Asia Again As India Reaches Out To Afghanistan's Neighbours

Oct 12, 2021 Seema Guha

This is the foreign minister’s third visit to the central Asian region since the crisis in Afghanistan.


No Progress In India-China Military Talks: Each Side Blames The Other For The Breakdown

The military stand-off between India and China was triggered by People’s Liberation Army (PLA) soldiers crossing the LAC and taking up positions inside Indian territory in the summer of 2020.

India, China To Hold 13th Round Of Military Talks On Eastern Ladakh Standoff Today

Oct 10, 2021 Outlook Web Desk

The talks are scheduled to start at 10:30 AM at the Moldo border point on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh


India-China Border Conflict: Troops Engaged In Brief Face-Off In Arunachal Pradesh

It is learnt that the face-off between India and China took place after a Chinese patrol tried to enter Indian territory and the troops of the Chinese Army were forced back.

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08 October, 2021

US Is Looking For 'Responsible Competition' With China: White House Says Ahead Of Virtual Summit

PTI

The Joe Biden Administration believes that a leader-to-leader engagement is essential and is an important part of its effort to responsibly manage the competition, Jean-Pierre, Deputy Press Secretary said.


02 October, 2021

Chief Of Army Staff Reviews India's Operational Preparedness In Eastern Ladakh

Outlook Web Desk

The Army Chief Gen MM Naravane’s visit has come in the backdrop of its prolonged military standoff with China in the mountainous region.


27 September, 2021

In Meeting Government's Energy Use; Factories, Households Face Darkness In China

Associated Press (AP)

A components supplier for Apple Inc.'s iPhones said it suspended production at a factory west of Shanghai under orders from local authorities.


23 September, 2021

Anguished Over Taiwan's Interest To Join Pacific Trade Group, China Displays Force

Associated Press (AP)

China sent 19 fighter jets towards Taiwan over its intention to join an 11-nation Pacific trade group that it has also applied to join.


22 September, 2021

Democratic Transformation By Military Interventions Entail Nothing But Harm: Xi Jinping in UN

Associated Press (AP)

The President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping's speech came after US President Joe Biden's which reiterated efforts to pacify the situation between the two superpowers.


22 September, 2021

Zoom's $14.7 Billion Deal With Five9 Under Review For National Security

Associated Press (AP)

Zoom last year drew attention for blocking online meetings related to Beijing's 1989 Tiananmen Square crackdown.


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21 September, 2021

Biden To Address UN General Assembly

PTI

It is believed that his address willl focus on clearing skepticism around US foreign policy post its hasty exit from Afghanistan. Strained relationship with France and China might also come up.


20 September, 2021

Chinese Parents Look Happy With Gaming Restrictions By The Government For Children

Associated Press (AP)

One in ten minors in China is addicted to the internet, state estimates say. The CCP has capped daily gaming activity for 90 minutes. Experts say, children might resort to social media instead.


20 September, 2021

Chinese Parents Look Happy With Gaming Restrictions By The Government For Children

Associated Press (AP)

One in ten minors in China is addicted to the internet, state estimates say. The CCP has capped daily gaming activity for 90 minutes. Experts say, children might resort to social media instead.


20 September, 2021

Only 1 Opposition Member Got Elected in Hong Kong's 1500 Member Election Committee

Associated Press (AP)

This election committee will decide 40/90 lawmakers for Hong Kong. Chinese legislation in May mandated only 'patriots' (pro-Beijing politicians) be allowed to rule the city.


17 September, 2021

Stab In The Back: French Foreign Minister Lashes Out At Biden Over Exclusivity In New Strategic Alliance

Associated Press (AP)

The Strategic Indo-Pacific Alliance that USA is forming with Australia and Britain to counter China seems unsettling to the European Union, especially to France. They feel excluded.


15 September, 2021

China Imposes Lockdown, Tightens Restrictions Amid Surging Covid-19 Cases

Associated Press (AP)

China has largely stopped the spread of COVID-19 but new outbreaks continue to occur in various parts of the country. A delta variant outbreak in July and August spread to several provinces, raising concern about new and more contagious variants.


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15 September, 2021

S Korea Says N Korea Fired Unidentified Projectile Off Its Coast, Officials Meet Chinese Counterparts

Associated Press (AP)

The meeting between South Korean and Chinese officials comes after North Korea resumed its missile tests amid a nuclear stalemate with the United States. The new missile, as reported by state media of North Korea, could hit targets in Japan, including the surrounding US military bases.


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RJD leader Tejashwi Yadav during a by-election campaign in Tarapur Bihar assembly constituency, in Jamui.

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Army officials carry the mortal remains of rifleman Yogambar Singh (27), to his village Sankari in Chamoli district. Singh was killed in an encounter with terrorists in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

PTI Photo

Family members and villagers attend the funeral of rifleman Yogambar Singh (27), at Sankari in Chamoli district. Singh was killed in an encounter with terrorists in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday.

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Pedestrians walk in rain at Connaught Place in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/Arun Sharma

IIT’s first of its kind smart speed warning system to avoid road crashes being tested at NH-61 between Mumbai and Malshej Ghat.

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This Election Season In UP, Lakhimpur Kheri Is The New Political Battlefield

The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.

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The Negotiator: Rakesh Tikait Is The Glue Holding Farmers’ Agitation Together

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Opinion

Virat Kohli’s Abrasive Leadership Style Gave Indian Cricket A New Dimension

Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader

Sep 20, 2021 Arijit Ghosh

Taliban: What’s Next For The International Community?

With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.

Sep 13, 2021 Seema Guha

Rising Challenges Of Plagiarism In The Era Of Online Education

It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.

Sep 12, 2021 Chaitali Moitra

Vaccine Mandates Harm Long-Term Public Health

One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates

Sep 12, 2021 Kameswari Chebrolu