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20 September, 2017 6:15 PM Arunachal Pradesh becomes part of UDAN scheme

Itanagar: Arunachal Pradesh has now been included under the Ude Desh ka Aam Nagrik (UDAN) — a regional connectivity scheme of the Union Civil Aviation Ministry — that makes flying affordable to the masses. A tripartite MoU has been signed in New Delhi on Tuesday between Arunachal Pradesh, the Civil Aviation Ministry and Airports Authority of India (AAI) 20

20 September, 2017 1:36 PM Centre to handover 3 ITDC hotels to state governments

The policy has been formulated keeping in view that running and managing hotels on professional lines is not the job of government or its entities. New Delhi: The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved transfer of Hotel Jaipur Ashok, Mysore's Lalitha Mahal Palace, units of India Tourism Development Corporation Ltd (ITDC) to government of Rajasthan and government 39

15 September, 2017 7:06 AM CRPF constable commits suicide in Maharashtra

Gadchiroli: A 29-year-old jawan of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) allegedly committed suicide by shooting himself with his service weapon here this morning, an official said. Constable Amit Kumar was on sentry duty since 7 am today at the headquarters of the CRPF's battalion no. 37 in Aheri taluka, about 120 kms from here. While on duty, he allegedly 31

14 September, 2017 11:55 AM No Priyanka Chopra, Sikkim nation is not hit by insurgency

Priyanka Chopra is under vicious attack on social media for calling Sikkim a state troubled by insurgency at the ongoing Toronto International Film Festival 2017. Little did Priyanka Chopra know what a storm her seemingly innocuous comments on her home production Pahuna, at the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) 2017, would give rise to. Chopra 33

13 September, 2017 11:44 AM Government to grant citizenship to Chakmas, Hajong refugees

NEW DELHI: The Centre will grant citizenship to all Chakma and Hajong refugees living in the Northeast but ensure that the rights of indigenous people are not diluted, Union minister Kiren Rijiju said today. The Chakma-Hajong refugee issue was discussed threadbare at a high-level meeting convened by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh and attended by Arunachal 55

9 September, 2017 12:49 AM North-East states in Ranji this year

In a breakthrough for north-eastern states, the Committee of Administrators (CoA) on Friday (September 8) assured the Indian cricket board's (BCCI) six state units that they will be part of the Ranji Trophy from the next season. The six north-east teams will participate in addition to the existing 28 Ranji Trophy teams if the Lodha reforms are implemented 35

8 September, 2017 9:26 AM Why KJ Alphons need not make a volte face on beef consumption

KJ Alphons was seen as doing a volte face today. He said consumption of beef was not really a concern in a state like Kerala. Union Tourism Minister KJ Alphons has courted an unwarranted controversy. He said today that foreign tourists were free to eat beef in their own countries and then come to India. KJ Alphons, who was sworn in as minister in the latest 49

7 September, 2017 11:02 AM What is China's salami slicing tactic that Army chief Bipin Rawat talked about?

General Bipin Rawat has warned against Chinese salami slicing strategy in the Himalayas. China's salami slicing tactic is explained here. Days after Doklam standoff was resolved paving way for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping's meeting on the sidelines of BRICS where they held "progressive" talks, Army chief General Bipin 50

6 September, 2017 3:28 PM India cannot rule out possibility of two-front war with China and Pakistan, Army chief General Bipin Rawat says

NEW DELHI: India cannot rule out the possibility of a two-front war - with China and Pakistan - despite having credible nuclear deterrence capabilities, said Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday. Stating that differences with Pakistan seemed to be "irreconcilable", with the country continuing to wage a proxy war against India, Gen Rawat said China 60

31 August, 2017 6:45 PM Doklam disengagement: Is the dragon crouching to strike?

With the “expeditious disengagement of border personnel at the face-off site at Doklam”, as the ministry of external affairs press release referred to it, the crisis at Doklam in Bhutan seems to have petered out. While the 72-day faceoff between Chinese and Indian forces—ranging from the bizarre, with both forces resorting to nihilistic grappling, to the grotesque 32