High-altitude weapon systems being rapidly expanded after Doklam standoff says China

indo-china-2aNew Delhi, June 01: Since the Doklam stand-off with India in 2017, China has expanded its arsenal with weapons like the Type 15 tank, Z-20 helicopter and Gj-2 drone, the Chinese state media has reported.

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Schools, colleges to re-open only after consultation with stakeholders: MHA

schoolNew Delhi, June 01: The Union Home Ministry has asked states to consult stakeholders before opening schools and colleges. The MHA asked the states to consult the stakeholders and then provide feedback to the Centre on re-opening of schools and colleges.

The guidelines issued by the MHA speaks of re-opening schools and colleges during phase II of unlocking the country. A decision on this would be taken after July 1, the MHA had also said in its order issued on Saturday.

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Will not allow any dilution of out International borders says Shah

amit-shah3aNew Delhi, June 01: India will not tolerate any breach of its borders and befitting replies will be given, Union Home Minister, Amit Shah amidst the border row with China.

Shah, however, said that diplomatic and military level dialogues are on with China and the issue will be resolved soon.

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Pak has intensified terror ops in Valley

armykashmir2New Delhi, May 31: A meeting of a core group of top security officials in Kashmir took place to assess the situation in the wake of the rising number of terror activities in the Valley.

It was pointed out that Pakistan had intensified its efforts at increasing infiltrations and ceasefire violations. Further there were also efforts to increase terror activities in the Valley.

Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer Gopalakrishnan appointed addl secy in PMO

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New Delhi, May 30: Senior Tamil Nadu cadre IAS officer, S Gopalakrishnan has been appointed as additional secretary in the Prime Minister’s Office.

His appointment was cleared by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

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NIA files chargesheet in KLF-Narco Terror case

NIA-33New Delhi, May 30: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has filed a chargesheet in connection with the KLF-Narco terror case.

The case related to the seizure of 500 grams of heroin and drug money to the tune of Rs 1.20 lakh. The seizure was made from Harmeet Singh alias PhD. He is the leader of the Pakistan based Khalistan Liberation Force, which is a banned terror outfit.

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40 kilograms of explosives: Thwarting a nightmare at Pulwama

hidayatullahmalikNew Delhi, May 29: The car from which the Jammu and Kashmir police recovered explosives and thwarted a Pulwama type attack belonged to Hizbul Mujahideen operative Hidayatullah Malik.

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With no immediate solution in sight, India matches China in terms of man power, resources

indo-china-2aNew Delhi, May 29: Even as the Prime Minister’s top men oversee the developments along the Line of Actual Control, there is still no change in the ground, with the standoff between India and China continuing.

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India wants environment of trust before talks with Nepal

anurag-srivastavaNew Delhi, May 29: India wants Nepal to create an atmosphere of trust before it could go ahead with the foreign secretary level talks.

This is a continuous process and requires constructive and positive efforts, Anurag Srivastava, spokesperson, MEA said. India believes that there has been no lack of engagement between the two countries, he also said.

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Next phase of lockdown: States want strict implementation of guidelines in containment zones

lockdown-8New Delhi, May 29: With the lockdown 4.0 set to come to an end on May 31, several states want curbs only in the containment zones. In the existing lockdown, states were given a bigger hand to decide on the curbs.

Many states have been getting representation to open schools, religious institutions and also hotels.

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