BJP tribal wing’s chief held leadership responsible for poll debacle in Tripura ADC
Agartala: The president of Janajati Morcha, tribal wing of Tripura BJP, Lok Sabha MP Rebati Tripura Tuesday held BJP state and central leaders responsible for the poor show of ruling BJP-IPFT alliance in just concluded election to Tripura Tribal...
Myanmar: 707 people killed since military coup
Naypyidaw: At least 707 civilians have been killed in Myanmar since the military coup on February 1, while the true number might be significantly higher, UN spokesperson Stephane Dujarric said in a press briefing on Monday.“The UN human rights...
Congress could replicate Assam strategy in UP polls
Lucknow: Confident of its success in Assam assembly elections, the Congress party is all set to replicate its Assam poll campaign experiment in Uttar Pradesh poll, due early 2022.Congress sources said here on Sunday that party high command has...
Doctors, nurses resume work at JNIMS, Imphal
Imphal: Doctors, nurses and all staff of JNIMS, the main referral hospital of Manipur, resumed their duties Sunday.An agreement was signed Sunday at the office of the Chief Secretary, with the representative of JNIMS Teachers' Association, Trained Nurses Association...
Integration of LGBT community in Indian workplace still a distant dream
New Delhi: “I have always been open about my trans identity while applying for a job. If a company is reluctant to hire me solely because of my identity, I would rather not work for it,” Meenaksh* a 25-year-old...
A small ball that moved the world: 50 years of Ping Pong Diplomacy
New Delhi/Shanghai: Fifty years ago, a US table tennis team arrived in the Chinese capital Beijing on April 10, 1971, becoming the first US group to visit since the founding of the People's Republic of China in 1949.A Chinese...
BJP bites dust in Tripura ADC polls, loses to Pradyot Kishore Debbarman’s newly formed TIPRA
Agartala: The influence of national parties in Tripura politics apparently came to an end after the ruling BJP-IPFT alliance lost miserably to Tipraha Indigenous Progressive Regional Alliance (TIPRA), floated by royal scion Pradyot Kishore Debbarman four months ago, in...
Japan reduced Chinese interceptions by over 200 last year
Tokyo: Japan said the number of incidents where its fighter jets were scrambled to intercept Chinese aircraft decreased by over 200 in the fiscal year 2020, the Japanese Joint Chiefs of Staff said on Friday.According to the statement, last...
India speeds up work on Chabahar, port likely to be operational by May: Report
New Delhi: The Chabahar cargo port India has built in Iran is expected to be operational by next month, as the country has accelerated work on the project early this year, says a US Congressional report.In 2015, India agreed...
Prince Philip, husband of Queen Elizabeth II, dies at 99
London: Prince Philip, the husband of Queen Elizabeth II, has passed away at the age of 99, officials at Buckingham Palace said on Friday."It is with deep sorrow that Her Majesty The Queen has announced the death of her...
Russian forces repel combined strike of Ukrainian troops
Moscow: Russian forces have repelled a combined strike of multiple launch rocket systems of Ukrainian troops in the south...