Conflict

Russia deploys hypersonic missiles to its Baltic exclave

Russia's Defense Ministry said three MiG-31 fighters with Kinzhal hypersonic missiles arrived at Chkalovsk airbase in the Baltic Sea enclave as part of "additional measures of strategic deterrence.

published on : 19th August 2022

INTERVIEW | 'India is big and strong enough to overcome challenges of geopolitics': Jaishankar

The External Affairs Minister was responding to questions on global situation in the face of the Ukraine war and Chinese expansionist manoeuvres on India’s eastern borders and Indian Ocean.

published on : 16th August 2022

UN watchdog warns of 'grave' crisis amid violence near Ukraine nuclear plant

Vladimir Rogov, a member of the Moscow-installed regional administration, said Ukrainian forces had "once again struck" the plant.

published on : 12th August 2022

EU presidency mulls visa ban for all Russians

The Czech Republic stopped issuing visas for ordinary Russians on February 25, a day after Russia invaded Ukraine. But Russian tourists are still flowing into Europe through Finland.

published on : 12th August 2022

Russian strikes near Ukraine nuclear plant kill 14

Most of the casualties were in the town of Marganets, just across the Dnipro River from the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, Europe's biggest.

published on : 12th August 2022

Russia struggles to replenish its troops in Ukraine

Although the Defense Ministry denies that any "mobilization activities” are taking place, authorities seem to be pulling out all the stops to bolster enlistment.

published on : 11th August 2022

Ukraine says 9 Russian warplanes destroyed in Crimea blasts

Russian warplanes have used Saki to strike areas in Ukraine’s south on short notice, and Ukrainian social networks were abuzz with speculation that Ukrainian-fired long-range missiles hit the base.

published on : 10th August 2022

Ukrainian resistance grows in Russian-occupied areas

Pro-Moscow officials are preparing for a possible referendum on Melitopol and other occupied areas joining Russia, conducting security raids and handing out Russian passports, Fedorov said.

published on : 9th August 2022

Post-Pelosi, what next in the Taiwan conflict

Beijing sees the Pelosi visit as an attempt to encourage Taiwan to declare its independence and reject Chinese claims that the island belongs to China.

published on : 5th August 2022

Elephants trample TN man to death

He along with two others were proceeding to Srinivasapuram through a forest path when they came across the herd.

published on : 1st August 2022

In Tamil Nadu's Kalathur, Hindus & Muslims give peace a chance

About 18 months of effort from the Perambalur district administration and police seems to have brought a century-old conflict between the Hindu and Muslim villagers at V Kalathur to an end.

published on : 1st August 2022

Game of drones: Unveiling the new era of war and conflict

Starting with the War on Terror, the combat drone has come of age in the Ukraine War, redefining warfare. UAV tech is the next frontier in world domination and the sci-fi dream of ruling the universe.

published on : 31st July 2022

Have to inculcate belief in everyone that each Indian is safe here: NSA Doval on religious animosity

The National Security Advisor said there was a need to include everyone in the fight against radical forces and tell them that there is no place for hatred and agitation against any religion.

published on : 30th July 2022

Kim threatens to use nukes amid tensions with US, S Korea

North Korea will likely intensify its threats against the United States and South Korea as the allies prepare to expand summertime exercises the North views as an invasion rehearsal, say observers.

published on : 28th July 2022

Ukraine conflict affects India's telecom, tea exports: Centre in Parliament

In spite of global economic adversities, high-frequency indicators in the first quarter of 2022-23 reflect sustained growth momentum in the economy as compared to the previous quarter.

published on : 27th July 2022

Severe blow to food security efforts if Ukraine conflict does not give way to dialogue, diplomacy: India 

World food prices are already climbing, and the war is making things worse, preventing some 20 million tonnes of Ukrainian grain from getting to the Middle East, North Africa and parts of Asia.

published on : 20th July 2022

Rising number of children recruited in terrorism-related activities worrying trend: India at UN 

India stressed the need for ending impunity for all actors inciting and perpetuating grave violations against children in armed conflict situations.

published on : 20th July 2022

Putin heads to Tehran for talks with leaders of Iran, Turkey 

As the West heaps sanctions on Russia and the costly campaign drags on, Putin is seeking to bolster ties with Tehran, a fellow target of severe US sanctions and a potential military and trade partner.

published on : 19th July 2022

No insurance cover for Tamil Nadu forest frontline staff amid human-elephant conflict

The sanctioned strength of anti-poaching watchers in Tamil Nadu’s 13 forest circles is 1,119. District forest officials hire additional manpower depending on their requirements.

published on : 18th July 2022

Pattinacheri-Keelapattinacheri conflict: Tension grips Nagapattinam hamlet as boat set ablaze

Tension prevailed as hundreds of fishermen from Keelapattinacheri gathered at the landing centre and blamed the residents of Melapattinacheri with whom they have been at loggerheads.

published on : 8th July 2022
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