LAC standoff | India approaches China bilaterally, with the challenge of global rebalancing, says External Affairs Minister

Now, from the Indian perspective, I believe that we are very grounded in realism. We have never shied away from acknowledging that there are differences. But the challenge is, when you have differences you work on those differences and narrow them, not worsen them and make them into disputes. Which is why we have regular […]

Personnel challenges crop up in Australia’s bid to stay alive

Chahar may have started a little expensively but came back to trouble Steve Smith with an excellent spell, where he also had two catches dropped off consecutive balls. He eventually got rid of Moises Henriques, who’d shown some resistance. Sundar, meanwhile, did what he does better than most T20 off-spinners, give nothing away to the […]

DMK’s Raja challenges CM to a debate on 2G case

‘Not proved’Mr. Raja said the allegation against the DMK over the execution of the Veeranam scheme was not proved. “The enemies of the DMK cite the Sarkaria Commission and say the party had indulged in scientific corruption. But in reality, there is no such reference in the Commission’s report,” he said.

India and China going through unprecedented situation, says Jaishankar

On Monday, Corps commanders of the two sides held a crucial round of talks following which both sides announced a series of decisions including to stop sending more troops to the frontline, refrain from unilaterally changing the situation on the ground and avoid taking any actions that may further complicate matters.

Braving all odds Jipmer performs organ transplants

With the East Coast Road being unsafe due to the heavy rain, the taxi driver took the National Highway 45, according to Dr. Sreejith Parameswaran, Associate Professor, Department of Nephrology, and nodal officer for National Organ and Tissue Transplantation Organisation at Jipmer.

Giant-killers Kochi up against table-toppers KKR

But the new-look side under Gautam Gambhir in the remaining three matches have showed why they are billed one of the favourites this time with three clinical wins — against Deccan Chargers (away) and Rajasthan Royals (home and away legs) — to take the pole position.

New US admin should rectify costly, consequential federal policies: Columbia University head

NEW YORK: The next US administration should rectify “costly and consequential” federal policies which have damaged American universities’ ability to attract top academic talent from around the globe, Lee C. Bollinger, President of Columbia University, has urged. In an open letter to President-elect Joe Biden, Bollinger said thousands of international students are unable to return […]

Kamala Harris chooses all-women team for chief of staff, NSA, domestic policy advisor

Before that, she was Policy Director for US senator Michael Bennet of Colorado, where she oversaw economic, health care and budget issues. She has negotiated several bipartisan bills into law and served as a senior health care advisor during the drafting and passage of the Affordable Care Act.

Wakey wakey! China rover ‘Jade Rabbit’ gets back to work after ‘sleeping’ through the blistering 390°F lunar day on the far side of the moon

The Yutu-2 – or Jade Rabbit 2 – rover drove off its lander’s ramp and onto the exterior of the moon’s far side at 10:22pm Beijing time (2:22 pm GMT) on Thursday, about 12 hours after the Chinese spacecraft carrying it came to rest. China’s space agency later posted a photos online, revealing the lunar […]

Bharti Airtel, Vodafone Idea’s enterprise focus in 2020

By Ashutosh Kumar NEW DELHI: Despite the challenges faced by the telecom sector in the year 2020, telecom majors Bharti Airtel and Vodafone Idea ramped up their efforts to further bolster their respective enterprise businesses, especially in the domains of cloud, managed services, Internet of Things (IoT), among others. Abhijit Kishore, Director – Enterprise Business, […]