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India looks to buy more fighter jets amid border tension with China

The Economic Times, India’s leading business newspaper, has reported that country’s Air Force is seeking to urgently procure 21 additional upgraded MiG-29 fighter jets from Russia and 12 new Su-30MKIs built under license by the Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) to add to its three squadrons of the type already in service. “These fighters [MiG-29], which […]

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Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput is found dead in his Mumbai apartment, aged 34 

Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput is found dead in his Mumbai apartment, aged 34, just days after his ex-manager fell to his death from 14th floor of a building Sushant Singh Rajput was one of Bollywood’s most high-profile figures He starred in the 2019 Netflix film ‘Drive’ as well and in MS Dhoni’s biopic Mumbai […]

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Indian Wells tennis tournament canceled over coronavirus concerns

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The Indian Wells tennis tournament, the most prestigious event outside the Grand Slams and tour finals, was canceled on Sunday, over concerns about the spread of a coronavirus in Southern California. “There is too great a risk, at this time, to the public health of the Riverside County area in holding […]

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‘Namaste Trump!’ India Greets U.S. Leader With Epic Party — And Modest Policy Aims : NPR

Students in Mumbai draw the likenesses of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Trump, ahead of the U.S. president’s visit to India on Monday. Indranil Mukherjee/AFP via Getty Images hide caption toggle caption Indranil Mukherjee/AFP via Getty Images Students in Mumbai draw the likenesses of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Trump, ahead […]

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Internet Democracy in ‘New’ India

This era in India earmarks the journey of globalisation that began formally in the wake of the LPG (Liberalisation Privatisation and Globalisation) Policy in 1991. This is controlled almost entirely by means of information technology. It was initiated first by Rajiv Gandhi as the Prime Minister. That initiative was, however, vehemently criticised by the Leftists. […]

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