IAF plans grand Republic Day flypast

The Republic Day parade this year will have the “largest and grandest” flypast ever with a total of 75 aircraft and helicopters, including seven new Rafale fighters, to mark the ‘Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav’ celebrations. Both the flypast, which...

India to send troops for Africa peacekeeping operations

India will soon dispatch an infantry battalion for UN peacekeeping operations in the oil-rich Abyei region in Africa, which straddles northern and southern Sudan and is hotly contested by both.

Harjinder Singh Dhami, 65, a low-profile Akali leader from Hoshiarpur district, was elected president of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC), replacing Jagir Kaur at the helm. Dhami is the SGPC member from Sham Churasi segment...

Russian President Vladimir Putin will visit India on December 6 when he and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold their first in-person India-Russia summit in two years. “The leaders will review the state and prospects of bilateral relations...



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