CAG flags lack of rations, gear for soldiers in Siachen, Ladakh

NEW DELHI: There are huge shortages and grossly inadequate reserves of specialised winter clothing, snow goggles, multi-purpose boots and other equipment for Army troops deployed in high-altitude areas like Siachen, Ladakh and Doklam, with the soldiers also not getting proper rations sanctioned for the requisite calorific intake, says the Comptroller […]

BJP notice to Hegde over Gandhi remarks

NEW DELHI: The BJP on Monday served a show-cause notice to its MP Anantkumar Hegde for his critical remarks against Mahatma Gandhi and the freedom movement. Hegde, a former Union minister, reportedly claimed at an event in Bengaluru that the entire freedom movement was staged with the consent and support […]

‘Coronavirus in China may have come from bats’

BEIJING: The novel coronavirus that has claimed over 350 lives and infected thousands in China may have originated from bats, according to two latest studies published in the journal Nature on Monday. In the first study, the researchers carried out a genome sequence of the virus associated with the respiratory […]

Love in the time of Yogi

The anti citizenship amendment act (CAA) protests all across India have lasted for much longer than was initially anticipated. Much has been written about the anti-constitutional nature of the CAA and the manner in which it creates legal precedence for discrimination on the basis of religion. However, what has been […]

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