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‘One Nation One Ration Card’ to cover India by March 31, 2021

Post Date: June 3, 2020

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s flagship 'One Nation One Ration Card' scheme has been implemented across 20 states so far with the Central government targeting the entire country by March 31 next year. Union Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution minister Ram Vilas Paswan said that after Odisha, Sikkim and Mizoram joining the 'One...

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Pak-based TRF threatens to kill ‘Indians’ who plan to settle down in Kashmir


New Delhi/Srinagar: Pakistan's new terror group for Kashmir 'The Resistance Front' (TRF) has threatened to kill non-Kashmiris if they try to settle down in Kashmir under the new domicile law of the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. In a statement which was released through its channels on online messaging platforms, TRF - a front of...

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‘6,500 Pak terrorists among foreign fighters in Afghanistan; LeT, JeM play key role’


New Delhi: There are some 6,500 Pakistani nationals among foreign terrorists operating in Afghanistan and the Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) play a key role in bringing foreign fighters into the war-torn country, according to a UN report. The report, from the UN Security Council’s analytical support and sanctions monitoring team and issued late last month,...

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Modi 2.0: Successes, defects and a challenge


By Chanakya In the first year of his second term in office, Narendra Modi has seen tremendous political and ideological success. But this period has also led to questions about the robustness of institutions; social harmony; and economic management. It has also made it clear that Modi’s legacy will be determined by how he handles...

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No crisis can determine India’s future


By Prime Minister Narendra Modi Dear Friends, A year ago, a golden chapter was added to the history of Indian democracy. After decades, the people of the country gave a second opportunity to a government elected with a full majority. You have played a major role in writing this chapter. Today presents an opportunity for me...

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India says no to Trump’s help on China standoff


New Delhi: India on Thursday said it is engaged with China at the diplomatic and military levels to end a border standoff involving thousands of troops even as it tacitly ruled out any possibility of US mediation to end the face-off. Since tensions flared along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) after violent clashes involving hundreds...

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Hizbul chief Salahuddin attacked in Pakistan: Report


New Delhi: Hizbul Mujahideen chief Syed Salahuddin was allegedly left grievously injured after he was attacked by unknown assailants in Islamabad on May 25, according to Zee News which quoted reliable sources from Pakistan. According to sources, the attack on the Hizbul chief was planned by Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI). While further update on his health...

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India returning back to normalcy as restrictions ease


New Delhi: People have started to go outdoors and traffic returned to roads in most parts of India since last week after the central government extended the nationwide coronavirus lockdown to May 31 but eased many restrictions to restore economic activity. Small shops and other businesses were reopened in several states, including Delhi, where the movement...

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‘Human trials for COVID-19 vaccine in India in 6 months’


New Delhi: As India ranked 10th in the global infection list, overtaking Iran, which was an early hotspot of coronavirus, India's top medical body has said the human trials of COVID-19 vaccine may begin at least in six months. Dr. Rajni Kant, Director Regional Medical Research Centre and Head at the Indian Council of Medical...