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Trump will be remembered as a President who didn't send US troops across the globe: TP Sreenivasan

TP Sreenivasan was delivering the keynote address in the webinar organised by Centre for Policy and Development Studies on "US elections"...

Grand Hindu temple hall inaugurated in Madagascar

A grand Hindu temple is also under construction, which is likely to be completed within 3-4 months. It will be the first Hindu temple in Antananarivo, Madagascar when completed. ..

Teacher beheaded in France after showing class a Charlie Hebdo caricature of Prophet Mohammed; French President Macron calls it ‘Islamist terrorist attack’

The French President denounced what he called an 'Islamist terrorist attack', claiming: 'One of our compatriots was murdered today because he taught the freedom to believe or not believe. He said the attack should not divide France because that is what the extremists want. We must stand all together as citizens. ..

A Myth in History: A coup d'état that went down in history as the 'October Revolution'!

The “Great October Revolution” was only a coup d'etat against a Government led by Socialist Revolutionary Party functioning in a democratic way with popular support, which was against the imperial regime and which did not have a class bias..

China announces stricter regulations for Muslims visiting Saudi Arabia for Haj pilgrimage

The new regulation, with a total of 42 articles, stipulates that Haj should be organised in accordance with laws and Chinese Muslims should oppose religious extremism..

‘History is made today’: In a first, Head of Tibetan Government-in-exile formally invited to US state department

The head of the Tibetan government-in-exile Lobsang Sangay met special coordinator for Tibetan issues, Robert Destro, on Thursday..

Covid and PM Modi : World Leader

In every crisis also lies an opportunity for the country to take a giant leap forward. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi aptly stated, this is the time for all of us to rise and seize that opportunity. Even in this global crisis, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shown inspiring leadership and visionary statesmanship. Citizens and Institutions have responded to the call of the PM to unite in the fight against Corona..

WHO hails India's ‘Aarogya Setu’ App for its role in identifying COVID-19 clusters

WHO Chief Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus hailed India's COVID 19 tracking App Aarogya Setu for its role in helping the authorities to identify cluster areas and expand testing in a targeted way. Ghebreyesus said the pandemic can be overcome quickly if countries use the right tools..

Seven Indians kidnapped in Libya released; 'travel ban' continues

Seven Indians kidnapped in Libya released; 'travel ban' continues ..

Eminent academician Srikant Datar named Dean of Harvard Business School, to succeed another Indian origin Dean Nitin Nohria

“Srikant is an outstanding choice as Harvard Business School’s next dean,” said Nohria. “He has thought deeply about the challenges and opportunities facing management education, and has a proven record of collaboration, innovation, and leadership — not only within HBS, but across Harvard and at other organizations. He is deeply respected for his judgment, admired for the genuine enthusiasm he brings to his research and teaching, and beloved as a colleague. I am confident, through the remainder of ..

Why China is so sensitive about Taiwan

What is so different this year that the embassy has pre-empted and issued a virtual threat to the Indian media? China is preparing for the celebration of the hundredth year of formation of Communist Party of China (CCP) under the watchful eye of all-powerful Xi Jinping. The current behaviour of the Chinese diplomatic staff is the manifestation of its “Wolf Warrior” diplomacy. Xi wants China not only to be powerful but assertive as well. It is also the application of China’s “3 W Strategy” which includes ..

Pew Research poll: China’s unpopularity hits historic highs in many countries; Here is why the world hates China and Xi Jinping

Here is why the world hates China and Xi Jinping..

China named and shamed for COVID-19, policies of 'exploitation & coercion'

China named and shamed for COVID-19, policies of 'exploitation & coercion'..

Will East Turkistan herald China's Disintegration?

New US law on China's Xinjiang has kindled fresh hopes of freedom for Beijing's colonies and subsequent disintegration of the artificial 'Peoples Republic of China'..

East Turkistan policies ‘completely correct’: Xi Jinping

Human rights violations continue; mass sterilization brings down Uyghur growth rate..

Myanmar hands over 22 insurgent cadres to India, Tilak bust to be installed in Mandalay

Myanmar hands over 22 insurgent cadres to India, Tilak bust to be installed in Mandalay..

‘Don’t take more than you can eat’: China launches 'Clean Your Plate Campaign'; Is China headed for food rationing?

China launches 'Clean Your Plate Campaign': Is China headed for food rationing?..

‘Commies not welcome!’: US immigration issues policy guidance regarding inadmissibility over affiliation with Communist & other totalitarian parties

US Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has issued guidance in its Policy Manual to address inadmissibility based on membership in or affiliation with the ‘Communist Party or any other totalitarian party’. ..

“Because India is fighting China”: Hong Kong pro-democracy activist carries Indian flag on Communist China's National Day

A pro-democracy protester in Hong Kong marched on the streets carrying the national flag of India, on October 1 the Chinese National Day, protesting against China’s oppression and human rights violations in Hong Kong. ..

Khilafat Movement Part 5: WWI & the Indian Muslim response

The response of Indian Muslim leaders vis-à-vis the British kept on changing as Turko-British relations evolved during the War..

China’s National Day Special: Xi may win his private battle, but China is losing the multifront war

The “economic uncertainity” is evident from the fact that even inducing mega US$559-billion revival package, the Chinese government is facing challenges to save large banks such as the China Construction Bank and the Bank of China as they posted their biggest profit drops in a decade. ..

“Proud of my son. He has the heart of a lion,” says father of the Pak Islamic terrorist who stabbed 2 people in Paris last week #CharlieHebdo

“Proud of my son. He has the heart of a lion,” says father of the Pak Islamic terrorist who stabbed 2 people in Paris last week #CharlieHebdo ..

Turkey plans another Christian genocide in Armenia? Turkey, Pakistan provide direct military support to Azerbaijan

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has sent his troops to fight alongside the Turkish military and Azerbaijan army in Agdam..

Muslims are even denied fasting in Holy month by Chinese Communist regime: 'President of the World Uyghur Congress'

Muslims are even denied fasting in Holy month by Chinese Communist regime: 'President of the World Uyghur Congress'..

Chinese Communist regime demolishes thousands of mosques in Xinjiang: Report

About 16,000 mosques had been destroyed or damaged, according to an Australian Strategic Policy Institute (ASPI) report based on satellite imagery documenting hundreds of sacred sites and statistical modeling...

Optimism & Caution: Communist China-Catholic Church pact deserves closer vigil

Optimism & Caution: Communists China-Catholic Church pact deserves closer vigil ..

At SAARC informal meet, Jaishankar makes veiled attack on Pakistan

At SAARC informal meet, Jaishankar makes veiled attack on Pakistan..

Can Xi Jinping be Trusted?

Can Xi Jinping be Trusted?..

“Return Nepal’s Land, Stop Chinese Expansionism”: Anti-China protests erupt in Kathmandu

A group of Nepalese citizens has protested against China in Kathmandu yesterday. People under the banner of Lumbini Civil Society have registered their strong objection against the Chinese encroachment in Humla and illegal construction on Nepal’s land. ..

China hikes prices of key pharma ingredients to scuttle India’s Atmanirbhar plan: Pharma experts tell govt to promote public sector units to meet Chinese challenge

Pharma experts tell govt to promote public sector units to meet Chinese challenge..

India establishes 'new landmark' in blue-water Connectivity with Maldives

India establishes 'new landmark' in blue-water Connectivity with Maldives..

Government denies 'deterioration' in ties; orders probe into snooping charge against a Chinese company

Government denies 'deterioration' in ties; orders probe into snooping charge against a Chinese company..

Two metre tall Statue of Swami Vivekananda unveiled in Bali commemorating 50 years of Kanyakumari Shila Smarak & 127 years of Chicago Speech

A statue of Swami Vivekananda has been unveiled in Bali, Indonesia on the occasion of the golden jubilee of Swami Vivekananda Rock Memorial Kanyakumari...

“Kafir, Kafir Shia Kafir”: Shia persecution continues in Pakistan

Tens of thousands of Sunni extremists participated in anti-Shia protesters in Pakistan’s Karachi. The riots which started after Ashura reportedly continues even after several days..

India, China adopt 5-point approach to resolve border crisis, to quickly disengage troops and ease tensions along LAC

India, China adopt 5-point approach to resolve border crisis, to quickly disengage troops and ease tensions along LAC..

US revokes visas of over 1,000 Chinese students over national security

US revokes visas of over 1,000 Chinese students over national security ..

Cow Slaughter to be completely banned in Sri Lanka; Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa's proposal receives unanimous support from the ruling party

Cow Slaughter to be completely banned in Sri Lanka; Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa's proposal receives unanimous support from the ruling party..

Japan calls for increased cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region to counter Chinese expansion

Japan calls for increased cooperation in the Indo-Pacific region to counter Chinese expansion..

Sudan ends 30 year rule of Islamic law, separating religion and state

Sudan’s transitional government has agreed to separate religion from the state, ending 30 years of Islamic rule in the country. ..

Erdogan’s tirade against Israel a sheer hypocrisy

Knowledgeable sources say Ankara’s diplomatic conduct under Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan amounts to sheer hypocrisy..

"We will never give up" says Charlie Hebdo, as it republishes cartoons of Prophet Mohammed which had resulted in a Jihadi terror attack in 2015

"We will never give up" says Charlie Hebdo, as it republishes cartoons of Prophet Mohammed which had resulted in a Jihadi terror attack in 2015..

Riot breaks out in Sweden after 'anti-Islamic actions'; Swedish town Malmo rocked by stone pelting, violence and vandalism

Riot breaks out in Sweden after 'anti-Islamic actions'; Swedish town Malmo rocked by stone pelting, violence and vandalism..

India co-sponsors UN security council resolution on women peacekeepers

India co-sponsors UN security council resolution on women peacekeepers ..

China displays its hooligan behaviour again - Threatens Norway against giving Nobel Peace Prize to Hong Kong protesters

China displays its hooligan behaviour again - Threatens Norway against giving Nobel Peace Prize to Hong Kong protesters..

Massive protests erupt in PoJK's Muzaffarabad against China and Pakistan; Thousands of people rally against construction of dams on Neelum-Jhelum river (Video)

The rally was attended by over a thousand people from the city and other parts of PoJK...

Zakir Naik claims India has a Muslim population of 30 crores, urges Indian Muslims to do Hijra to Kerala and form an exclusive Muslim political party!

Radical Islamic preacher and televangelist Zakir Naik uploaded a video on his Facebook channel, in which he urged the Indian Muslims to do ‘Hijra’ to Kerala, where ‘the BJP Government..

‘The Neasden Temple has been at the forefront of many community service initiatives’: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Prince Charles hail 25 years of Shri Swaminarayan Mandir in London

“The first of its kind outside India, Neasden Temple serves the local community as a place of worship, learning, celebration, peace and community service”...

Israel, UAE inaugurate direct phone links after normalisation of relations

Israel and UAE have inaugurated direct telephone services between the two countries following their agreement to normalise relations. The countries' foreign ministers called each other and exchanged greetings following the historic peace accord..

China converts mosques into public toilets in Xinjiang province

A "convenience store" has come up at the former site of Azna mosque and the shop sells alcohol and cigarettes, both of which are forbidden in Islam...

#KafirophobiaInWestAsia Burqa-clad Jihadi women break idols of Bhagwan Sri Ganesh Ji in Bahrain: Islamists across world hail the barbaric act, eulogise the ‘iconoclasts’

One of them is seen breaking them into pieces by throwing them on the floor. The other woman was also heard asking the shopkeeper whether he was a Muslim...

Pak's Independence Day is Black Day for Balochistan, Converted Punjabis showed disloyalty to own motherland India: Baloch People's Congress President Naela Quadri Baloch

"August 14 is the day when the converted Punjabis divided their own country as they were disloyal with their own motherland India"..

Russia approves first coronavirus vaccine: Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia's coronavirus vaccine has been registered; his daughter is among those inoculated

Russian President Vladimir Putin says Russia's coronavirus vaccine has been registered; his daughter is among those inoculated..

WHO urges member countries in South-East Asia Region to accelerate resumption of disrupted health-care services

WHO urges member countries in South-East Asia Region to accelerate resumption of disrupted health-care services..

Indian community in United States celebrates Ram Mandir Purnarnirman Prarambh Samaroh

Temples across the US in states like California, Washington, Texas and Florida have announced special events to mark the historic event. The programmes include diya lighting and bhajans program, speeches by eminent personalities and sweet distribution. ..

#Shocking ISIS attack on Jalalabad Jail: Islamic terrorist from Kerala masterminded yet another deadly terrorist attack in Afghanistan!

An ISIS terrorist from Kerala carried out yet another deadly terrorist attack on a prison in Afghanistan. According to an intelligence report, Kasaragod native Kallukettiya Purayil Ijaz carried out the attack on Jalalabad prison on Sunday. ..

INDIA-UK affirm shared commitment towards Free Trade Agreement

INDIA-UK affirm shared commitment to a Free Trade Agreement and towards that,Early Harvest deals in a staged manner..

Significant number of ISIS terrorists in Kerala, Karnataka: UN report

According to the report, "One member state reported that the ISIL Indian affiliate (Hind Wilayah), which was announced on May 10, 2019, has between 180 and 200 members". ..

#Shocking China entered covert deal with Pakistan military for bio-warfare capabilities against India, Western countries: Report

As part of a broader offensive against India and Western rivals, Pakistan and China have entered a secret three-year agreement to expand potential bio-warfare capabilities, including several research projects related to the deadly agent anthrax, the Klaxon reported citing multiple intelligence sources. ..

China versus Rest of the World

It is evident that China is fast losing friends, besides the US, in Europe too. With its expansionist agenda becoming more and more pronounced, it is a question of time before China is totally cut off from the international community and gets branded a pariah state...

EU on the way to suicide, It's time for Trump to act

EU on the way to suicide, It's time for Trump to act..

Christian persecution continues in China: Chinese Communist Party orders Christians to destroy crosses on their churches, take down images of Jesus and put pictures of Mao and Xi Jinping

Chinese Communist Party orders Christians to destroy crosses on their churches, take down images of Jesus and put pictures of Mao and Xi Jinping..

US orders China to shut its Houston consulate for indulging in IP theft, spying and influence operations; Retaliatory move expected

US orders China to shut its Houston consulate for indulging in IP theft, spying and influence operations; Retaliatory move expected..

Why the World should be Wary of Huawei's 5G Infrastructure?

Why the World should be Wary of Huawei's 5G Infrastructure?..

#BoycottChina gains steam worldwide - After Britain bans Huawei for 5G trials, Italy contemplating the same

#BoycottChina gains steam worldwide - After Britain bans Huawei for 5G trials, Italy contemplating the same..

Russia says Coronavirus vaccine is tested and safe, plans to launch by mid-August: Reports

The vaccine tested at the Burdenko Main Military Clinical Hospital is safe and well-tolerated, the Russian Defense Ministry, Russian news agency TASS reported on Wednesday..

Insensitive Chinese government denies funeral for its soldiers killed by Indian Army during Galwan clashes

The soldiers families are also prohibited from erecting gravestones as the Chinese government fears that images of gravestones of its fallen PLA soldiers could embarrass the CCP and stoke anti-Government sentiments if shared on social media...

China’s ‘People’s Liberation Army’ is in reality CCP’s ‘Enslaving Army’

In keeping with its convention of having utter disregard for either justice or sovereignty of others, China has utilised its People’s Liberation Army (PLA) to do both: quell domestic dissent like Tiananmen Square massacre and set up bases in foreign countries whether through agreement or coercion...

China knew about human-to-human transmission of Wuhan virus but did everything to cover it up and WHO remained silent, says Chinese Virologist

When virologist Yan Li-Meng presented her findings of human-to-human transmission capability of COVID-19, she was warned not to "touch the red line" and to be careful about her comments. She is currently in hiding at an undisclosed location fearing a threat to her life from Chinese authorities...

Trump warns ‘radical left’ universities over indoctrination of students, asks Treasury Department to review leftist universities' tax exemption

US President Donald Trump tweeted on Friday warning funding for universities and schools that are "indoctrinating" students, calling on the Treasury Department to review their tax-exempt statuses..

Islamist Turkey turns iconic ‘Church of Hagia Sophia’ into mosque: Erdogan’s announcement sparks fury among Christians

It appears the prediction that Erdogan, a hardcore Islamist, wants to revive the Ottoman Caliphate by 2023, would come true. ..

World can learn from India how to build sustainable future amid Covid crisis: Britain's Prince Charles lauds Bharat's Hindu way of life

Prince Charles also said that he spoke to Prime Minister Narendra Modi about the importance of "sustainable living"...

Chinese Apps & their fake-news spreading strategy

After India banned 59 Chinese apps, China also banned access to Indian news media as confirmed by the Indian Newspaper Society. INS demanded a ban on Chinese-owned news websites and apps in India. Indian news websites can't be accessed even from a virtual private network in China because they have used a technically advanced firewall to block Indian news..

Chinese professor who criticised Xi Jinping over his handling of Corona pandemic and called him a dictator detained as his whereabouts remain unknown

Chinese professor who criticised Xi Jinping over his handling of Corona pandemic and called him a dictator detained as his whereabouts remain unknown..

China's environmentally hazardous Three Gorges Dam in danger of collapse, say experts; Warn people in lower reaches to brace for evacuation

China's environmentally hazardous Three Gorges Dam in danger of collapse, say experts; Warn people in lower reaches to brace for evacuation..

China planning to unleash Bubonic plague on the world after Wuhan virus?

Incidentally, WHO which failed to alert the world about the threat of Wuhan virus aka COVID19, has said that the Bubonic plague reported from China occupied inner Mongolia is 'not high risk'...

'Will Kill Each And Every Hindu If Temple Built In Islamabad’, warns a Pakistani child

'Will Kill Each And Every Hindu If Temple Built In Islamabad’, warns a Pakistani child..

US takes cue from India, to ban Chinese Apps including TikTok says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo

US takes cue from India, to ban Chinese Apps including TikTok says Secretary of State Mike Pompeo..

Indian Americans and Friends of India hold Protest against China at Times Square in New York

Seek diplomatic isolation and economic boycott of the Chinese Communist party. Urges Prime Minister Modi, President Trump and Prime Minister Abe to lead a global coalition against China..

Chinese dissident Jianli Yang writes that revealing true number of casualties in Galwan clashes could lead to domestic unrest and put CCP's regime at stake

Unverified sources corroborate Jianli Yang's claims of higher casualties as it shows a list of 108 Chinese soldiers killed in the Galwan Clashes..

China’s secrecy, deception and cover-up allowed COVID19 to spread all over world: US President Donald Trump

Donald Trump pledged to defeat the radical left, the Marxists and the anarchists on the occasion of America's 244th Independence Day celebrations..

Christian murdered by Muslim neighbour in Peshawar for purchasing a house in 'Muslim-only' locality

Christian murdered by Muslim neighbour in Peshawar for purchasing a house in 'Muslim-only' locality..

UN Experts Call for Urgent Decisive Measures Against China for Repression of people in Tibet and other Regions under its Occupation

UN Experts Call for Urgent Decisive Measures Against China for Repression of people in Tibet and other Regions under its Occupation..

Vatican’s new corruption scandal: Police raid St Peter’s Basilica offices, seize documents and computers as part of investigation into corruption

Documents and computers are seized from the department in charge of maintenance and restoration at St Peter's Basilica..

China to revive Pakistan-based Islamic terror group Al Badr to create unrest in J&K

The cadres of Al Badr have met the Chinese officials in Pakistan-occupied Jammu and Kashmir (PoJK). Quoting the sources, the report also added that China was providing all sorts of support to revive this outfit...

#LongLiveDalaiLama campaign launched as a protest against illegal occupation of Tibet by China and its attempts to tarnish Dalai Lama's image

#LongLiveDalaiLama campaign launched as a protest against illegal occupation of Tibet by China and its attempts to tarnish Dalai Lama's image..

‘Demographic genocide’ in China: Chinese Communist Government forces birth control on Uighurs to suppress Muslim population

The Chinese government is taking draconian measures to slash birth rates among Uighurs and other minorities as part of a sweeping campaign to curb its Muslim population, even as it encourages some of the country’s Han majority to have more children, reported the Associated Press. ..

Nepal's ruling party leaders demand PM KP Sharma Oli's resignation

Top leaders of ruling Nepal Communist Party have demanded the resignation of Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli for his recent remarks that efforts are being made to oust him..

China further invades into Hong Kong as new security law is passed by Beijing; Island's autonomy and democratic administration hangs in balance

The new security law criminalises pro-democracy protests, curbs free speech, and restricts Hong Kong's administrative reach in the island...

How China is trying to buy out US tech firms, agricultural farms and meat industry for absolute control

How China is trying to buy out US tech firms, agricultural farms and meat industry for absolute control..

Baloch Liberation Army attacks Pakistan stock exchange: At least 11 people including 4 rebels killed

At least 11 people -- including all the attackers-- were killed after four Baloch rebels stormed the Pakistan Stock Exchange building in Karachi on Monday..

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan hails Islamic terrorist Osama-bin-Laden as ‘Shaheed’

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has referred the 9/11 mastermind and the declared global terrorist Osama Bin Laden as a Shaheed. Speaking at the Pakistan assembly, Imran Khan said that we helped America in the war on terror and later we were embarrassed when they came to Abottabad and killed Osama-bin-laden and martyred him..

Pakistan has failed to check terror funding to LeT, JeM says FATF; To remain in Grey List till October

Pakistan has failed to check terror funding to LeT, JeM says FATF; To remain in Grey List till October..

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo says world is abandoning China's Huawei in favor of 'Clean Telcos' for 5G trials; Names India's Jio as one among the clean telcos

Trump administration has placed Huawei and Hikvision backed by Chinese military on trade blacklist over national security concerns...

US designates four major Chinese propaganda outlets including Global Times and People’s Daily as foreign missions

The United States said on Monday it will start treating four major Chinese media outlets as foreign embassies, alleging they are mouthpieces for Beijing...

US Racial Unrest: Darker Than it Seems

US President Trump really needs to examine the riots following George Floyd killing beyond racial angle..

European Commission President calls out China for cyberattacks against EU hospitals and health care institutions in order to distort the narrative around Corona virus pandemic

The remarks from European Commission President comes after EU published a report earlier this month on disinformation campaign by China which targeted Europe with false and distorting narratives using various forms of media. ..

Xi's smokescreens: Dokhlam to win the election, Galwan-HK-Taiwan to survive the coup

Rising unrest among the Chinese public, collapsed economy and re-emergence of corona virus in Beijing, has activated the anti-Xi faction again. The recent bravado of the Chinese establishment in Galwan, Hong Kong and Taiwan are mere smokescreens to distract the public and suppress the opposition...

Why is Communist China wary of Yoga and Spirituality?

The so-called revolutions tried to destruct the age-old civilisational values, but the hollow ideology called Communism could not replace it with the larger goals of life..

Int’l community must work together to replace the dictatorial and tyrannical regime in China with a more democratic and responsible govt: Tsewang Gyalpo Arya

Tsewang Gyalpo Arya, Information Secretary at the Department of Information and International Relations of Central Tibetan Administrations (CTA), in an exclusive interview with Shri Ram Shaw, shared the story of Tibetan refugees, their past, present and the future at length. EXCERPTS..

Islamist groups involved in fanning US riots? Role of Hijab wearing women and arrest of Muslim lawyer for arson against several businesses and establishments affirm the suspicion

Islamist groups involved in fanning US riots? Role of Hijab wearing women and arrest of Muslim lawyer for arson against several businesses and establishments affirm the suspicion..