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National flag: Home Ministry tells states to ensure strict compliance of flag code

National flag: Home Ministry tells states to ensure strict compliance of flag code

The Centre has advised the states and the union territories to avoid use of national flags made up of plastic and ensure strict compliance of the flag code.

India, Sri Lanka hold army-to-army talks

India, Sri Lanka hold army-to-army talks

The armies of India and Sri Lanka today began three-day talks aimed at fostering better understanding between the two militaries. The annual Army-to-Army Staff Talks (AAST) are being held for the sixth consecutive year

Ethiopian Airlines adds Ahmedabad to its cargo services

Ethiopian Airlines adds Ahmedabad to its cargo services

African carrier Ethiopian Airlines today said it has added Ahmedabad in its freighter service network, its fifth cargo gateway to India.

India-China: If India doesn’t stop vigilance on neighbours, China will have to fight back: Media

India-China: If India doesn’t stop vigilance on neighbours, China will have to fight back: Media

India is trying to undermine China’s efforts to maintain close ties with Nepal, Sri Lanka and Bhutan, the official media here said today and warned New Delhi that Beijing will fight back if its core interests are violated.

China ignores India, says will push Silk Road projects after UNSC endorsement

China ignores India, says will push Silk Road projects after UNSC endorsement

China has said it will give a global push to its ambitious Silk Road initiative after a UN Security Council resolution called for its implementation by member- states, notwithstanding India’s sovereignty concerns in PoK

Govt gives go ahead for 18 new airports costing Rs 30,000 crore

Govt gives go ahead for 18 new airports costing Rs 30,000 crore

The government has given in principle approval for setting up 18 airports which together are estimated to cost nearly Rs 30,000 crore.

14-day Indo-Nepal joint military exercise concludes

14-day Indo-Nepal joint military exercise concludes

An Indo-Nepal joint military exercise focusing on anti-terror combat operations in the hill areas concluded here today

RCS-UDAN: Ministry seeks 44 slots at Delhi, Mumbai airports

RCS-UDAN: Ministry seeks 44 slots at Delhi, Mumbai airports

The Civil Aviation Ministry has sought over 40 slots at the Delhi and Mumbai airport for the operation of flights under the regional connectivity scheme (RCS), UDAN.

India should adopt more pragmatic attitude towards One Belt One Road: Chinese daily

India should adopt more pragmatic attitude towards One Belt One Road: Chinese daily

India should adopt a “more pragmatic” attitude towards One Belt One Road initiative, a state-run Chinese daily said today, claiming international support for President Xi Jinping’s pet project that figured in a UN resolution.

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC

Pakistani troops today violated the ceasefire twice by firing from automatic weapons along the LoC in Bhimbher Gali and Balakote sectors of Jammu and Kashmir, drawing retaliation from the Indian Army.