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Tuesday, November 13, 2018BSF, Pak Rangers hold Sector Commander Level meet, discuss border issues

Jammu: The BSF and Pakistani Rangers on Monday discussed border issues at a Sector Commander Level Talks along International Border in Suchetgarh area here.

“On arrangements of Pakistan Rangers, a Sector Commander level Meeting was held between Border Security Force and Pakistan Rangers on International Border in Suchetgarh area from 1100 hrs to 1200 hrs,” BSF spokesman here said.

He said

 

Monday, November 12, 2018DM for talks between India, China

ITANAGAR: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday pitched for dialogues between India and China on various issues, saying differences between the two nations should not be allowed to become disputes.

Both India and China should respect each other and resolve issues through dialogues and join hands together for peace and prosperity, Sitharaman said.

There are various issues such as def

 

Sunday, November 11, 2018PM pays tributes to Indian soldiers of WWI who fought for peace

New Delhi, Nov 11: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has paid tributes to the forgotten Indian soldiers who fought in the First World War for a war, in which India was not directly involved 'just for the cause of peace'.

"Today, as we mark one hundred years since the end of the horrific First World War, we reiterate our commitment towards world peace and pledge to work to further an atmosphere of h

 

Sunday, November 11, 2018Ebola death toll rises to 200 in Congo

Kinshasa, Nov 11: The death toll in the latest Ebola outbreak in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has claimed more than 200 lives.

So far a total of 298 cases of hemorrhagic fever have been reported in the region by health ministry which includes 263 confirmed and 35 probable cases, since the declaration of this tenth Ebola epidemic in the DRC since 1976, says BBC.

About half of th

 

Saturday, November 10, 2018Sri Lanka PARL dissolved, fresh polls on 5 Jan’19

COLOMBO: Sri Lanka's political crisis deepened Friday as President Maithripala Sirisena dissolved Parliament and announced snap polls on January 5 after it became evident that he did not have enough support in the House for Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa, who was appointed by him under controversial circumstances.

Sirisena signed a gazette notification to dissolve the nation's parliament wit

 

Friday, November 9, 2018Dark mode on Android phones saves battery life, confirms Google

San Francisco, Nov 9 Google has finally confirmed that dark mode on Android phones uses less power and saves battery life.

"Google revealed a bit of information on how your smartphone spends its battery life. They did this at this week's Android Dev Summit, speaking to developers about what they can do in their apps to avoid consuming massive amounts of battery life.

"But this isn't just a