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India to spend Rs 919.95 cr for infra development in border areas in 2021
India to spend Rs 919.95 cr for infra development in border areas in 2021

Under the Border Infrastructure and Management Scheme, the Ministry of Home Affairs has decided to spend Rs 919.95 crore in 2021

India has reached out to 17 countries under its vaccine diplomacy
India has reached out to 17 countries under its vaccine diplomacy

India has supplied 56 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines under grant and over 1 crore doses on a commercial basis to these countries

J&K: Ceasefire violations by Pakistan see steep spike in 2020
J&K: Ceasefire violations by Pakistan see steep spike in 2020

Pakistan has carried out 5133 ceasefire violations in 2020, the highest ever incidents of unprovoked firing from across the border in recent years

Sri Lanka receives 500,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine gifted by India
Sri Lanka receives 500,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine gifted by India

Seven countries in the South Asian region have been provided vaccines by India under its “Vaccine Maitri” initiative; several countries had also received medicines sent earlier

Seychelles receives 50,000 doses of vaccines from India
Seychelles receives 50,000 doses of vaccines from India

Vaccines provided by India to cover 25% of Seychelles population

President Biden supports successful ties between US, Indian leaders: White House
President Biden supports successful ties between US, Indian leaders: White House

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki was responding to a question on ties between the world's oldest and largest democracies

India sends 1 lakh doses of Covishield vaccine to Mauritius
India sends 1 lakh doses of Covishield vaccine to Mauritius

India’s vaccine diplomacy, or VaccineMaitri, demonstrates its role as a net provider of humanitarian assistance in the Indian Ocean Region

Maldives first recipient of India's gift of Covid-19 vaccines to neighbours
Maldives first recipient of India's gift of Covid-19 vaccines to neighbours

Maldives President Ibrahim M Solih thanked the friendly people and the government of India for the "generous donation"

India's gift to Bangladesh: 2 million doses of Covishield vaccine
India's gift to Bangladesh: 2 million doses of Covishield vaccine

This is in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assurance to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina during the December 17 virtual summit

How India's ties with Sri Lanka have grown in recent years
How India's ties with Sri Lanka have grown in recent years

India has tried to ensure Sri Lanka's financial stability while also undertaking a range of development projects across the country

Key highlights from PM Modi's address at the 12th BRICS Summit
Key highlights from PM Modi's address at the 12th BRICS Summit

The theme for this year's summit was ‘BRICS Partnership for Global Stability, Shared Security and Innovative Growth'

Key points from PM Modi's address at the SCO heads of state summit
Key points from PM Modi's address at the SCO heads of state summit

During his address on Tuesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi criticized attempts to raise bilateral issues at SCO

Malabar Exercise 2020: Navies of all Quad nations will participate in the drill
Malabar Exercise 2020: Navies of all Quad nations will participate in the drill

The much-anticipated naval exercise will be held in two phases in the Bay of Bengal and the Arabian Sea

October 22, 1947: What happened on Jammu and Kashmir's Black Day
October 22, 1947: What happened on Jammu and Kashmir's Black Day

This was the day Pakistan launched Operation Gulmarg to take over Jammu and Kashmir through armed aggression

Vande Bharat Mission: Over 2 million people have travelled on international routes
Vande Bharat Mission: Over 2 million people have travelled on international routes

Six phases of the Vande Bharat Mission have been completed, the seventh is now in progress

Indian Media

What does Joe Biden as US President mean for India?
What does Joe Biden as US President mean for India?

India can expect Biden to take forward the legacy of former presidents Bill Clinton, George W Bush, Barack Obama and Donald Trump

Why Pakistan cast its evil eye on the 'paradise on earth', Kashmir
Why Pakistan cast its evil eye on the 'paradise on earth', Kashmir

In the name of ‘Holy War’, Pakistan-based tribesmen unleashed unheard of and unseen violence in the Valley

Big No to Pakistani occupation: Gilgit-Baltistan activist calls for ‘Resistance Day’ on Oct 22
Big No to Pakistani occupation: Gilgit-Baltistan activist calls for ‘Resistance Day’ on Oct 22

The activist said the resistance would continue till the Pakistani Army pulled out of the region

Foreign Media

Saudi Arabia to release new currency note with map showing Jammu and Kashmir as part of India
Saudi Arabia to release new currency note with map showing Jammu and Kashmir as part of India

Saudi Arabia had released a 20 Riyal banknote which showed the entire Jammu and Kashmir as an altogether separate state

PM Modi will hold virtual summit with Sheikh Hasina in December, says Indian envoy
PM Modi will hold virtual summit with Sheikh Hasina in December, says Indian envoy

The summit was finalized during the recent India-Bangladesh Joint Consultative Commission meet

Pakistan’s role in drugs smuggling poses serious danger to the region
Pakistan’s role in drugs smuggling poses serious danger to the region

Pakistan, accused of sponsoring terrorism, has also come under the scanner over narcotics smuggling