Daily Archives: October 12, 2019

New era of Sino-India cooperation to begin with ‘Chennai connect’: Modi

A new era of cooperation will start between India and China on Saturday with the “Chennai connect”, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said after around five-and-half hours of one-on-one talks with Chinese President Xi Jinping spread over two days in this ancient coastal town as part of the second informal summit. Xi said their “candid”, “heart-to-heart” discussions on bilateral relations were ...

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ITBP climber killed in Uttarakhand avalanche


A 38-year-old ITBP climber has been killed after an expedition team of the border guarding force was hit by a “massive” avalanche in Uttarakhand, a senior official said on Saturday. Head Constable Nurbu Wangdus and another climber of the force were trapped in the avalanche near the Gangotri peak at 21,890 feet on Friday, the official said. Wangdus, an ace ...

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Mary Kom wins Bronze at World Boxing championships


Six-time champion M C Mary Kom (51kg) on Saturday settled for a bronze medal in the World Women’s Boxing Championships after losing to Turkey’s Busenaz Cakiroglu in an intense semifinal bout inRussia. Mary Kom, seeded third, lost 1-4 to second seed Cakiroglu, who is the reigning European Championships and European Games gold-medallist. The Indian contingent sought a review of the ...

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7 injured in Grenade attack in Kashmir


Despite tight security in Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir, terrorists threw a grenade near Hari Singh High Street. 7 people have been seriously injured in this attack. This grenade attack has taken place when security arrangements are very strict in the valley and intensive deployment of troops has been done everywhere. The injured have been admitted to the local hospital. Where ...

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