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Devjyot Ghoshal

India, U.S. set for military pact on satellite data during Pompeo visit

22 Oct 2020

NEW DELHI India is closing in on an agreement with the United States that will give it access to satellite data for better accuracy of missiles and drones, government and industry officials said, as it tries to narrow the gap with the powerful Chinese military.

India's coronavirus death toll passes 100,000 with no sign of an end

03 Oct 2020

BENGALURU/NEW DELHI India's death toll from the novel coronavirus rose past 100,000 on Saturday, only the third country in the world to reach that bleak milestone, after the United States and Brazil, and its epidemic shows no sign of abating. | Video

NGOs say India's new rules on foreign funding will hit operations

01 Oct 2020

NEW DELHI India's tougher rules on foreign funding for non-profits will severely crimp their activities, the chiefs of some bodies said on Thursday, after human rights group Amnesty International suspended its work in the country, citing government harassment.

High road at Chilling: India builds Himalayan bridges and highways to match China

29 Sep 2020

CHILLING, India Ligen Eliyas deftly turns the excavator's hydraulic arm to push a huge boulder into the Zanskar river below in a cloud of dust, clearing another bit of land for a strategic highway that India is hurriedly building near the Chinese border.

REFILE-High road at Chilling: India builds Himalayan bridges and highways to match China

29 Sep 2020

CHILLING, India, Sept 29Ligen Eliyas deftly turns the excavator's hydraulic arm to push a huge boulder into the Zanskar river below in a cloud of dust, clearing another bit of land for a strategic highway that India is hurriedly building near the Chinese border.

India pushes tonnes of supplies to disputed China border ahead of winter

16 Sep 2020

LEH, India From deploying mules to large transport aircraft, India's military has activated its entire logistics network to transport supplies to thousands of troops for a harsh winter along a bitterly disputed Himalayan border with China.

India says China laying cables to bolster communications at border flashpoint

15 Sep 2020

LEH, India Two Indian officials said Chinese troops were laying a network of fibre optic cables at a western Himalayan flashpoint with India, suggesting they were digging in for the long haul despite high-level talks aimed at resolving a standoff there.

India says China laying cables to bolster communications at border flashpoint

15 Sep 2020

LEH, India Two Indian officials said Chinese troops were laying a network of optical fibre cables at a western Himalayan flashpoint with India, suggesting they were digging in for the long haul despite high-level talks aimed at resolving a standoff there.

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