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Us, India Finalizing Military Data Sharing Pact Ahead Of Pompeo Visit - State Dept

WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The United States and India are finalizing a military agreement that calls for exchanging geospatial information ahead of US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo’s visit to New Delhi next week, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary...
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India’s Festive Season Poses Fresh Risk As Pandemic Crosses Peak

India heads into its monthlong Hindu festival season with some good news -- a government-appointed committee of experts says that the COVID-19 pandemic is past its peak and will have run its course by February as daily infections tumble by more than...
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Waste-to-energy Plants Add To Delhi's Pollution Woes

An official report admitting to toxic emissions being generated by three waste-to-energy (WtE) plants operating in the Indian capital has thrown a question mark on the future of WtE incinerators as a way to deal with the municipal solid waste...
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Us Officials Pompeo, Esper To Visit India For Annual Talks

India’s government says talks next week with U—S— Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark Esper in New Delhi will cover “all bilateral, regional and global issues of mutual interest.”
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Smartphone Shipments Rebound To An All-time High In India

Smartphone shipments reached an all-time high in India in the quarter that ended in September this year as the world’s second largest handset market remained fully open during the period after initial lockdowns due to the coronavirus, according to...

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New Anti-submarine Corvette To Give Delhi A Boost In Indian Ocean Amid Growing Chinese Presence

India’s Navy chief has been pointing out the increased presence of Chinese submarines and warships in the Indian Ocean as of late. Under “Mission Based Deployment”, the Indian Navy has reinforced its dominance in the region.
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Pm Modi Opens Durga Puja Festival In West Bengal To Connect With People Ahead Of Polls

Durga Puja is one of the biggest and most colourful Hindu religious festivals, especially celebrated in India’s West Bengal state with great fanfare. It’s about worshipping the Goddess Durga, identified as the symbol of power.
Related topics: Festival, Polls, Religion

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India Issues Warning To Jack Dorsey After Twitter Shows Largest Town In Ladakh As Part Of China

On 18 October, Twitter faced brutal flak in India after it showed the Leh area of the Ladakh region as part of neighbouring China. The controversial depiction was noticed after a national security analyst, Nitin Gokhale, visited Leh Airport, but...
Related topics: Social Media, China, Airports

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Iphone 12 Pro Price In India Makes It Cheaper To Fly To Dubai To Buy It

The iPhone 12 Pro price in India makes it so expensive that it’s actually cheaper to book a return flight to Dubai and buy it there than it is to buy it locally … more… The post iPhone 12 Pro price in India makes it cheaper to...
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Imf Cuts Economic Outlook For Asia, As Covid-19 Devastates Growth, But China Remains A Bright Spot

A priest walks in front of the body of a person who died of the coronavirus disease, as he collects woods to make a funeral pyre at a crematorium in New Delhi, India, on July 3, 2020. Anushree Fadnavis/Reuters The IMF has cut its estimate for...
Related topics: China, New Delhi, Reuters

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Modi's Bjp Promises Free Covid Vaccine For Over 100 Million In Bihar Election Manifesto

The political campaign for the upcoming assembly elections in India’s Bihar state, which will be the first state to go to the polls since the COVID-19 outbreak, is continuing despite the pandemic. Political parties holding jam-packed rallies have...
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India Set To Induct Anti-tank Guided Missile As It Clears Final Trials With Precise Hit

The Indian Defence Ministry cancelled a $500 million Spike deal with Israel in favour of a domestic anti-tank guided missile (ATGM) in 2018. Israeli defence tech company Rafael claimed that it would take a long time for India's state-funded Defence...
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Casual Workers Stage Large Demonstrations In India’s Kashmir, Demand Release Of Pending Wages

Daily wage earners in India’s Jammu and Kashmir have raised placards with slogans reading “release pending wages from 2014”, “25 years have passed” and “we want justice”. They are demanding that temporary jobs be standardized in all...

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The Us And 6 Other Countries Are Pressuring Tech Companies To Weaken Encryption And Make It Easier...

Reuters The US and six of its allies issued a joint statement last week calling on tech companies to weaken encryption and make it easier for law enforcement to access people's private messages. The UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, and...
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The Us And 6 Other Countries Are Pressuring Tech Companies To Weaken Encryption And Make It Easier...

Reuters The US and six of its allies issued a joint statement last week calling on tech companies to weaken encryption and make it easier for law enforcement to access people's private messages. The UK, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, India, and...
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Return Of Pla Soldier Bodes Well For Talks Between China, India

The PLA soldier, who went missing while helping herdsman find yak near China-India border on Sunday, was returned to Chinese border troops by Indian army early on Wednesday, PLA News reported.
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Government Working On Next Covid-stimulus To Support Economy - India's Economic Affairs Secretary

The Indian government has announced two economic stimuli since March when a national lockdown was imposed because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In total, the government has doled out stimuli worth $298.64 billion. India’s central bank has also pumped...

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India's Media Is Losing Its Freedom And Crackdowns On The Press Could Get Even Worse

Under Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration, India's place in the press freedom index has dropped from 136 to 142. Amit Dave/Reuters After years of being the voice that brought social change, the media in India is now being...
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Watch Clouds Of Black Smoke Rise Over India's Jaipur As Major Fire Erupts In Eicher Motors Factory

Adding to the list of several accidents reported this year across India, a massive fire has broken out at an Eicher Motors factory. The Indian company manufactures motorcycles and commercial vehicles.

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Jio Has Taken Another Step Toward Building China-proof 5g For India

Amid a global anti-China sentiment, Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani has found an American partner to execute his 5G ambitions.On Oct. 21, Jio Platforms, the next-gen technology arm of Ambani’s Reliance Industries, said it is partnering with...
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