Reform, right

Posted on   7:53 pm

The Election Commission has made a fresh push for amending the law to bar people from contesting from more thaan one seat and has said that if it cannot be done, then a hefty fine should be imposed on those vacating one of the constituencies and forcing a bypoll.

Right or wrong?

Posted on   12:01 pm

The Union Cabinet approved a recruitment scheme called Agnipath for Indian youth to serve in the Armed Forces.

Chaos, confusion & China

Posted on   12:08 pm

Forty-seven countries voiced concern about abuses in China`s far-western Xinjiang region, and demanded that the United Nations rights chief publish a long-delayed report on Uyghurs` repression. We continue to be gravely concerned about the human rights situation in Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Paul Bekkers, the Dutch ambassador to the UN in Geneva, told the UN Human Rights Council.

Glory, guts & goals

Posted on   2:49 pm

Indian football team captain Sunil Chhetri has been the savior for his country for more than a decade now. He scored his fourth goal in the AFC Asian Cup Qualifiers which levels the Indian legend to Hungary’s Ferenc Puskas in the international goal tally of 84 goals.

Welcome move

Posted on   9:06 am

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has rightly issued an advisory to print, electronic and digital media to refrain from advertising online betting platforms.

Trouble, tactics & tension

Posted on   12:00 pm

China’s defense minister accused the United States on of trying to hijack the support of countries in the Asia-Pacific region to turn them against Beijing, saying Washington is seeking to advance its own interests under the guise of multilateralism.

Ensure safety

Posted on   1:22 pm

Taliban security forces in northern Afghanistan have unlawfully detained and tortured residents accused of association with an opposition armed group, a Human Rights Watch said. Since mid-May 2022…

Will the war end?

Posted on   11:52 am

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a decree imposing personal sanctions on his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin…

Rare gesture

Posted on   4:12 pm

In a rare gesture, China commended India’s efforts to assist Sri Lanka to deal with its worst financial crisis but refuted the island nation’s President Gotabaya Rajapaksa’s remarks that Beijing has shifted its strategic focus…