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14 January, 2019 3:20 PM Coast Guard tightens surveillance for Gangasagar Mela, deploys its assets for search and rescue ops

The Coast Guard has deployed its assets for Search and Rescue Operations (SAR) in case of any eventuality. NEW DELHI: The Indian Coast Guard has drawn elaborate arrangements for the Gangasagar Mela where hundreds and thousands of devotees converge each year on the occasion of Makar Sankranti to take a holy dip at the confluence of river Ganga and the Bay of Bengal 235

14 January, 2019 1:52 PM Australian Open 2019: Caroline Wozniacki through to second round with comfortable win

Danish tennis star Caroline Wozniacki launched her title defence at the 2019 Australian Open with a comfortable 6-3, 6-4 win against Belgian Alison Van Uytvanck in the first round at Melbourne Park on Monday. The third-seeded Dane broke Van Uytvanck once in each set and kept down her unforced errors to win the baseline battle in an hour and 33 minutes 187

13 January, 2019 6:03 PM "Remember Uri, Pathankot?": P Chidambaram Responds To Nirmala Sitharaman

P Chidambaram took a jibe at Nirmala Sitharaman over her statement that "'there has been no terrorist attack from Pakistan since 2014.'' Hitting out at Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman for reportedly stating that no major terror attack took place during the BJP-led government's rule, senior Congress leader P Chidambaram asked whether she was giving 193

13 January, 2019 12:58 PM 169 complaints of sexual harassment at workplace in private industries: WCD Ministry

New Delhi: A total of 169 complaints of sexual harassment at the workplace have been received in private industries since 2017, the Women and Child Development Ministry has said. The complaints were received through 'SHe-box', an online system for filing complaints by women, working in both government and private sectors, related to sexual harassment 182

12 January, 2019 4:37 PM Sushma Swaraj meets Uzbekistan FM Abdulaziz Kamilov; to attend India-Central Asia Dialogue

Swaraj arrived in the ancient city of Samarkand on Saturday on a two-day visit to Uzbekistan to attend the first India-Central Asia Dialogue. Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Saturday held talks with Uzbekistan Foreign Minister Abdulaziz Kamilov and discussed measures for stepping up bilateral cooperation in a number of areas, including 182

11 January, 2019 1:48 PM I-League: Real Kashmir play out goalless draw against Aizawl FC

With the result, Real Kashmir FC have drawn level on points with second-placed Churchill Brothers, but are behind on goal difference. High flying league debutants Real Kashmir could not continue their winning run against former champion Aizawl FC as both sides failed to find the back of the net at Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Mizoram on Friday. With the result 88

11 January, 2019 8:46 AM Philippines won't buy military equipment from US: Duterte

MANILA: Philippines President Rodrigo Duterete has said his country won`t buy any more weapons from the US after it threatened to impose sanctions on nations purchasing Russian military equipment, authorities said on Friday. In an address to soldiers in Bulacan province on Thursday night, Duterte said he would not agree to buy equipment from the US as it had been among 111

11 January, 2019 6:31 AM Nepal Army chief leaves for India visit

Purna Chandra Thapa is scheduled to meet Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitaraman and Indian National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, among others. Kathmandu: Nepal`s Chief of Army Staff Purna Chandra Thapa is slated to leave for a five-day visit to India on Friday where he will receive the honorary chief title of the Indian Army. Indian President Ram Nath Kovind 68

10 January, 2019 1:19 PM Congress caused damage to armed forces, made defence sector den of middlemen: PM Modi

The people behind attacks on our defence procurement are often middlemen from the Congress era, PM Modi said. New Delhi: In yet another attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said that the Congress has caused deep damage to Indian armed forces citing instances of alleged middleman in the AgustaWestland Chopper scam Christian Michel. "Many people 152

9 January, 2019 3:02 PM NCW to send notice to Rahul Gandhi over remark on Nirmala Sitharaman

Rahul Gandhi while addressing a rally in Jaipur had said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi got a woman to defend him in Parliament on Rafale fighter jet deal.  New Delhi: The National Commission for Women (NCW) will be sending notice to Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday over his recent remark on Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman 153