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Are we at the brink of a war, in the India-China standoff?

Darpan News Desk Darpan, 19 Jun, 2020
  • Are we at the brink of a war, in the India-China standoff?

Indian forces put on high alert after recent altercations between Chinese and Indian military troops in the Himalayan border regions - part of a dispute which goes back over 50 years.

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New digital registration ensures faster, safer assistance for B.C. evacuees

New digital registration ensures faster, safer assistance for B.C. evacuees

British Columbia is unveiling a digital registration system for evacuees as the province prepares for the upcoming wildfire season while coping with physical distancing restrictions to prevent the spread of COVID-19. A statement from the Ministry of Public Safety says the new platform will allow communities to provide emergency support services, including evacuee self-registration and referrals.

New digital registration ensures faster, safer assistance for B.C. evacuees

Indians stranded abroad to be brought back on May 7th

Indians stranded abroad to be brought back on May 7th

Indians stranded abroad because of the coronavirus pandemic will be brought back home as of May 7th but it will be a gradual process. Aircraft and naval ships will be arranged for their travel, the government said in a statement, adding the service will be offered on "payment-basis". Only those asymptomatic will be allowed onboard.

Indians stranded abroad to be brought back on May 7th

Two terrorists and an associate have been killed in an encounter in Awantipora, located in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Two terrorists and an associate have been killed in an encounter in Awantipora, located in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Two terrorists and an associate have been killed in an encounter that began on Saturday morning in Awantipora, a city in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district. As of this writing, a search operation was still ongoing.

 

 

Two terrorists and an associate have been killed in an encounter in Awantipora, located in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district.

India surpasses over 23,000 COVID-19 cases and over 700 dead

India surpasses over 23,000 COVID-19 cases and over 700 dead

In India more than 23,000 people have, or have had, the new coronavirus, central health ministry data showed on Friday. More than 700 of those infected have died -- a dreadful total, but a relatively low number compared to fatalities in other countries facing outbreaks. India is currently under an extended lockdown til May 3rd that was imposed last month to contain the spread of the virus, which is mainly transmitted through respiratory droplets. 

 

 

India surpasses over 23,000 COVID-19 cases and over 700 dead

Prominent TV anchor Arnab Goswami and his wife attacked by 2 Congress youth.

Prominent TV anchor Arnab Goswami and his wife attacked by 2 Congress youth.

Two people have been arrested for attacking prominent journalist Arnab Goswami and his wife. A FIR has been registered at the NM Joshi Marg Police station. Goswami in his complaint to the police has alleged that he and his wife were attacked by Youth Congress workers when they were driving back home from the Republic TV Headquarters in Worli.

Prominent TV anchor Arnab Goswami and his wife attacked by 2 Congress youth.

Social media giant Facebook forges an alliance with Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Jio

Social media giant Facebook forges an alliance with Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Jio

A "major digital transformation" is coming to a one of fastest developing countries in the world. Facebook is committed to "opening commerce opportunities for people across India", founder Mark Zuckerberg said this morning, a day after the social media powerhouse invested $5.7 billion in Reliance Industries Ltd-owned mobile telecom company Reliance Jio.

 

 

Social media giant Facebook forges an alliance with Indian billionaire Mukesh Ambani's Jio