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India And Rwanda Signs 3 MoUs To Boost Partnership

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In a strategic boost to the bilateral relationship, India and Rwanda has signed three memorandum of understandings (MoU) for the promotion of innovation, easing visa requirements and boosting air connectivity between the two nations. Both the countries will jointly set an entrepreneurship development centre in Kigali. The Rwanda Air will start air travel services to India and visa relaxation for diplomatic ... Read More »

Hafiz Saeed Is A Threat To Society: Pakistan Defence Minister Khawaja Asif

Hafiz Saeed

In a surprising developing at Pakistan, defence minister has reportedly acknowledged that Hafiz Saeed, the mastermind of 26-11 mumbai attack, as a threat to the society and is house arrested due to larger national interest. Notably, Indian authorities have cautiously welcomed the uses of anti-terrorism act against Hafiz Saeed. MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup said that there must be effective international action ... Read More »

India Becomes World’s Largest Arms Importer: SIPRI

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Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI) released a report claiming India as the world’s largest importer of major arms in the last five years. The overseas procurement by India was higher than that of China and Pakistan. SIPRI claimed that India imported around 13 per cent of the total global arms supplies between the period of 2012 and 2016. The ... Read More »

Record 27 US Congressmen Visiting India In February

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In a clear indication of growing partnership between India and the US, a record number of 27 US Congressmen will be visiting India later in February. The top lawmakers from both the Republican and Democratic parties are visiting India in two separate delegations. Navtej Sarna, Indian Ambassador to the US, claimed this as an important development and said that such visit ... Read More »

World’s Heaviest Woman Eman Ahmed Arrived At Mumbai; Will Undergo Bariatric Surgery

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The world’s heaviest woman Eman Ahmed, weighed almost 500 kg, has landed at Mumbai on Saturday for a bariatric surgery. Eman Ahmed will undergo the bariatric  surgery to reduce the weights at Saifee hospital, near Charni road railway station, Mumbai. Eman has been suffering from elephantiasis since her birth as her birth weight was a 5 kg. A modified special Egypt ... Read More »

India Successfully Test-Fires Interceptor Missile

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In an another milestone in Indian Missile Program, today India successfully test-fired an interceptor missile. This significant achievement will help India in developing a two-layered Ballistic Missile Defence system. The missile was successfully fired from Odisha coast. The powerful interceptor missile was launched at 7.45 am from the Abdul Kalam Island (Wheeler Island) of ITR. The Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) has ... Read More »

Pakistan Claims India Building A Secret Nuclear City; Government Rejects It

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India has trashed Pakistan’s claim of building a nuclear city and termed it as a figment of imagination. India alleged Pakistan’s claim as its diversionary tactic to move attention away from real problems of  Pakistan-sponsored terrorism and terrorists activity in Kashmir. In a surprise development, Pakistan claimed that India has huge stockpile of nuclear weapons and they are concerned over ... Read More »

High Concern Over Internet Security In India: Microsoft

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Indian internet population has concerns overs internet security as well as online harassment, cyberbullying, sextortion, terror recruiting, and revenge porn. Microsoft tuesday released its Digital Activity Index (DCI) which has given some perspective of internet users. The DCI claimed that around 77 percent of the Indian internet users have behavioral concerns such as online harassment, cyberbullying, sextortion, terror recruiting, and revenge porn. Microsoft has ... Read More »

China Again Blocks Blacklisting Of Masood Azhar At UN

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China has blocked another proposal to ban the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) leader Masood Azhar and put United Nation’s (UN) terrorist sanctions against him.   The proposal was moved by the US, supported by the UK and France but China blocked it again at the UN security council meeting. The tainted JeM leader Masood is an accused in the Pathankot Air base attacks. ... Read More »

India To Host Next Four World Billiards Championships

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In a major bid to revive sports other than Cricket, India has earned the rights to host the World Billiards Championship (WBC) for the next four years. The Billiards and Snooker Federation of India (BSFI) announced this exciting news on Monday. The premier event of  WBC was inaugurated last year in Bengaluru. BSFI secretary S. Balasubramaniam said that the Indian ... Read More »

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