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War of the maps in South Asia

War of the maps in South Asia

'The Modi government's grandstanding has hardened the reflexes in Beijing, Islamabad and Kathmandu and complicated India's relations with these three countries, which were even otherwise highly problematic.''Whatever prospects existed for a fair and balanced resolution of the territorial disputes may also have receded,' observes Ambassador M K Bhadrakumar. IMAGE: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa.   The unveiling of a 'new political map' of ..., 8 hours ago

Serum Institute to provide Covid vaccine at Rs 250 a dose

Serum Institute of India plans to make 300 million doses of AZD1222 by December, and will begin phase-2 trials soon. It has also tied up with Novavax for development and commercialisation of its candidate. IMAGE: Andressa Parreiras, Biomedic, and Larissa Vuitika, biologist, work in a laboratory during the extraction of the virus genetic material in Belo Horizonte, Brazil. The ministry of health convened The Technological Vaccine Center of the Federal University of Minas Gerais laboratory to ...
 Rediff.com16 hours ago Serum to produce up to 100 mn Covid vaccine doses for India, others  Rediff.com1 day ago Meet Adar Poonawala, India's COVID-19 vaccine man  Rediff.com2 days ago

NZ 'disappointed', Australia 'not annoyed' over re-scheduling

Accept ICC's World Cup decisions. IMAGE: The Indian cricket board (BCCI), according to media reports, was reluctant to sacrifice the 2021 slot for Australia and host back-to-back World Cups in 2022 and 2023. (Image used for representational purposes). Photograph: ICC/Twitter New Zealand said on Saturday it could have probably hosted the women's Cricket World Cup next year but supported the decision of the International Cricket Council to postpone the event for a year. Cricket Australia have ...
 Rediff.com16 hours ago India to host 2021 T20 World Cup, 2022 edition in Australia  Rediff.com1 day ago

Puma throws hat into ring for Team India sponsorship

Buys bid document, Adidas too could enter fray. IMAGE: Puma has had an increased interest in the Indian market over the years especially through IPL and it also has India captain Virat Kohli as its brand ambassador, along with batsman KL Rahul. Photograph: Kind courtesy Virat Kohli/Twitter German sports apparel and footwear major Puma could be the frontrunner in bagging the Indian cricket team's kit sponsorship rights while rival Adidas could also enter the fray.  ...
 Rediff.com13 hours ago BCCI invites bids for Team India's kit sponsor  Rediff.com5 days ago

Before tragic crash-landing, pilot aborted 2 landings

Air India Express pilots, who have died in Kerala plane crash tragedy, attempted two landings before the final landing at the tabletop runway at Kozhikode on Friday. IMAGE: An Air India Express jet breaks into two after it skidded off the runway while landing in Kozhikode. Photograph: @satyaprad1/Twitter Two landings were aborted by pilots due to tailwind. "According to weather radar, approach was for Runway 28 but as pilots found difficulties they went around twice and came from the opposite ...
 Rediff.com16 hours ago Capt Sathe had planned to pay surprise visit on mother's b'day  Rediff.com2 hours ago Capt Sathe had survived a crash in 1990s, but returned to flying  Rediff.com10 hours ago Captain who died in AI plane crash was ex-IAF  Rediff.com17 hours ago

India tour Aus: Boxing Day Test to be moved out of MCG?

‘In terms of Boxing Day, it's one of the most iconic events in the Australian sporting calendar, and we are working full steam ahead’ IMAGE: India is set to Australia in December 2020 for a four-match Test series. Photograph: Ryan Pierse/Getty Images Cricket Australia interim Chief Executive Nick Hockley has said it was still too early to determine whether they would shift the Boxing Day Test match against India from Melbourne as the state of Victoria battled a novel coronavirus ...
 Rediff.com14 hours ago

Uttam's Take: 5/8, a date India won't forget

August 5. On this day last year, the Narendra Damodardas Modi abrogated Article 370 of the Constitution and reduced Jammu and Kashmir from a state to a Union Territory. On this day this year, Modi attended the bhoomi puja for the Ram temple in Ayodhya, laying the foundation for, what commentators argue, is a Hindu Rashtra. What is Modi planning for August 5, 2021? Will that decision change India forever when it celebrates the 75th anniversary of its Independence on August 15, 2022? Uttam Ghosh ...
 Rediff.com14 hours ago

What Pakistan plans to do with a new political map

India cannot afford to be complacent about a possible Pakistan resort to military options across the LoC, warns Rana Banerji, who headed the Pakistan desk at the Research and Analysis Wing, India's external intelligence agency. IMAGE: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan.   Issuing a new 'political map' of Pakistan on the eve of observing 'Exploitation Day' in Kashmir (yuam-e-istehsaal) is a deliberately provocative attempt by Pakistan to raise temperatures on the diplomatic front at a ...
 Rediff.com15 hours ago

Consulate in Dubai to stay open today, lists helplines

The Indian consulate in Dubai will remain open on Saturday to help those who need assistance to travel to Kerala and provide information about the crash of the Air India Express flight that skidded off a hilltop runway and split in two while landing in heavy rain at an airport in Kozhikode, killing at least 18 people. According to the civil aviation ministry, the Boeing 737 aircraft on a flight from Dubai to Kozhikode overshot the runway at Kozhikode airport at 7.41 pm on Friday. There were ...
 Rediff.com16 hours ago

Automakers let go of contractual workers as slowdown bites

Availability of jobs at India's auto companies has shrunk significantly over the last two years, as the industry goes through one of its worst slowdowns. More than 60 per cent of the total workforce fell by 24 per cent in 2019-20, against 2017-18. In July last year, as auto companies recorded their worst sale in 20 years, 35-year-old Sumit Lal, who worked as a fitter with one of India’s leading two-wheeler firm, was asked to proceed on “temporary leave” by his employer. One ...
 Rediff.com18 hours ago
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