There are at the very least 10 patrolling points alongside the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh which were blocked by Chinese troops, a senior authorities official informed The Hindu. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh knowledgeable the Rajya Sabha on Thursday that face-offs with the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) occurred as a result of “patrols were interrupted.” There was no generally delineated LAC and there was an overlap in LAC’s notion in many areas, he famous.
A day after Union Minister Harsimrat Kaur Badal of the Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) stop the federal government over three agriculture sector Bills, pushed by the NDA authorities, the get together has determined to “expose” the Congress get together, which it accused of adopting ‘double-speak’ on the problem. At assembly of its core committee on Friday, the get together mentioned the totally different elements of the alliance with the NDA, however the focus remained on finding out the challenges which have presently come to the fore in the backdrop of farm legislations.
Rohit’s Mumbai Indians and Dhoni’s Chennai Super Kings, with seven titles between them, will kickstart the 2020 version in Abu Dhabi.
The Bengaluru Central Crime Branch arrested two actors whereas chasing a drug syndicate in the Kannada movie trade. The police say there’s a critical drug drawback whereas the Opposition sees an try to divert consideration from more urgent points. Ok.V. Aditya Bharadwaj and Imran Gowhar piece collectively the small print
A message wants to exit to the media that it can’t make a spiritual minority the goal of its assaults, the Supreme Court stated on Friday. The dignity of a group is as essential as journalistic freedom, it famous. The courtroom was listening to a plea for pre-telecast ban on a programme partially aired by Sudarshan TV on “UPSC Jihad”.
As Opposition MPs slammed the Centre’s dealing with of COVID-19, the financial disaster, the GST stand-off with States and the shortage of knowledge on migrant employee deaths and job losses in the Lok Sabha on Friday, speaker after speaker poured especial scorn on Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s assertion terming the influence of the pandemic as an “act of God”. Those criticising her “act of God” assertion had been appearing with condescension in direction of a girl Minister, stated Ms. Sitharaman, noting that it had the identical which means because the “force majeure” clause repeatedly invoked in authorized arguments.
Hyderabad-based Abdullah Basith (26), an alleged key Islamic State handler in India, presently lodged in Tihar jail as an undertrial, is proving time and once more that jail isn’t any bar to radicalise younger minds and perform his operations. Popular as Khattab Bhai or Khurasani amongst militant teams, Basith has turned his confinement cell right into a broadcasting centre the place he’s making ready extremely explosive messages to indoctrinate younger minds from Kashmir to Kanyakumari to sympathise with IS, sources in the National Investigation Agency stated. He is a resident of Gulshan Iqbal Colony of Chandrayangutta in Old City.
Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has requested officers to formulate a technique and “bring an ordinance if required to prevent religious conversions in the name of love”, an official stated on Friday. “It has been seen in the recent past that women have been made to convert in the name of love and marriage and later subjected to cruelty and even murder,” the official, who didn’t wished to be named, stated.
A multipolar world will need to have its basis in a multipolar Asia, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar stated on Friday. Addressing a digital occasion on India-Japan relationship, the Minister stated the relations between the 2 sides needs to be expanded to embrace different international locations in the Asia-Pacific area.
Karnataka had 5,02,982 instances as of Friday, as 8,626 individuals examined constructive for COVID-19. The State reported 179 more deaths, the very best on a single day.
The Delhi High Court on Friday requested former Flight Lieutenant Gunjan Saxena, based mostly on whose life Netflix film Gunjan Saxena – The Kargil Girl was made, to give her stand on the allegations that the film depicted the Indian Air Force (IAF) in a foul mild.
The tallest grass on earth at its smallest might be among the many most cost-effective immunity boosters for growing the human physique’s resistance to viral assaults, specialists have stated.The bamboo, thought of the grass of life in the northeast, takes care of just about each requirement from start to loss of life. But the main target of more than 25 specialists from 11 international locations who converged digitally to mark ‘World Bamboo Day’ on Friday was on the nutraceutical bamboo shoot.