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Indian soldier killed in Pak firing in J&K's Poonch

Jammu |Friday, 2021 3:15:06 AM IST

An Indian Army NCO was killed in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan on the Line of Control at Krishna Ghati sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch on Thursday, officials said.

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SL fully reopens borders to tourists, international arrivals

Colombo |Friday, 2021 2:45:05 PM IST

Sri Lanka has completely reopened its borders to tourists and international arrivals, after flight operations were suspended 10 months ago in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.

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NCB arrests 2 Sri Lankans in Chennai in int'l drugs racket case

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested two Sri Lankan Tamils -- who are key operatives in an international drugs racket -- from Chennai in Tamil Nadu, a senior officer said on Friday.

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Govt formulating new action plan, Chinese telecom giants could be out of game (IANS Exclusive)

New Delhi |Friday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Chinese telecom giants Huawei and ZTE could be potentially out of the game in India with the government set to begin formulating an action plan on the implementation of 'National Security Directive on

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India, Singapore sign deal for submarine rescue missions

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 1:15:06 AM IST

India and Singapore signed a strategic partnership agreement on Monday, under which both the countries' navies will support and cooperate with each other for submarine rescue missions.

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Pak values relations with EU: FM Qureshi

Islamabad |Thursday, 2021 4:45:05 PM IST

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that Islamabad greatly valued its relations with the European Union (EU), which are based on shared values and common objectives of peace, prosperi

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2mn Covid vaccine doses from India reach Dhaka airport

Dhaka |Thursday, 2021 7:15:06 PM IST

Two million doses of the Oxford-AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine made by the Serum Institute of India arrived in Dhaka on Thursday as a gift from New Delhi.

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Indian Covid vaccine arrives in Nepal

Kathmandu |Thursday, 2021 7:45:06 PM IST

The Covid-19 vaccines that India has granted to Nepal arrived in Kathmandu on Thursday.

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4 Pakistani soldiers killed in blast

Islamabad |Thursday, 2021 8:45:06 PM IST

Four Pakistani soldiers were killed and five others injured in an IED blast in Balochistan province, intelligence sources said on Thursday.

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53% Indians feel Tibet is underreported in Indian media

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Nearly 53 per cent of Indians feel that Tibet is relatively underreported in the Indian media and national discourse, as per the IANS C-Voter Tibet Poll.

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26% in India feel human rights situation in Tibet is very bad

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Almost 26 per cent people in India feel that the human rights situation in Tibet is very bad, while only 8.2 per cent feel that the situation is very good, as per the IANS C-Voter Tibet Poll.

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62% Indians want to risk worsening ties with China on human rights issue in Tibet

New Delhi |Thursday, 2021 3:45:06 AM IST

Almost 62 per cent people of India are willing to risk worsening ties with China on the issue human rights in Tibet as the brand equity of China has taken a beating over the last one year and majority

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