The Indo-China border dispute has been in the spotlight due to the violent clashes in Ladakh’s Galwan Valley over the past month. In the eastern and northeastern areas of the country, there has been a rift over the issue for the past seven decades. China has been claiming Sikkim’s merger with India as illegal until 2003.
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Gangster turned politician of Uttar Pradesh, Vikas Dubey (alias Vikas Pandit) was arrested dramatically on the premises of Mahakaleshwar Jyotirlinga Temple (Ujjain ) by Madhya Pradesh Police early this morning. Vikas Dubey, a well known criminal absconded from Dicru Village of Choubepur Block of Kanpur Dehat, after attacking the police team who was going to arrest him from his village in the night of 2nd July, 2020. Eight policemen including DSP were brutally killed in this encounter. He was later declared absconder and a bounty of rupees 5 lakh was kept on his name.
The number of people infected with coronavirus in India has increased dramatically, giving it the third-highest number of cases in the world. India overtook Russia on Monday, with more than 720,000 cases, behind only the United States and Brazil. Meanwhile, the United States has recorded more than 13,000 infections in just 24 hours.
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According to reports received from New Delhi on Thursday, India’s Ministry of Defense agreed to purchase 33 new Russian fighter jets and upgrade 59 others. The military pact between New Delhi and Moscow is worth $2.45 billion, according to the Defense Ministry. India is facing security challenges due to its borders with China and Pakistan.
Eight policemen, including a Deputy Superintendent of Police, have been killed after being fired upon by two criminals early Friday morning. According to police officials, many policemen have also been injured. A large number of police forces have been deployed at the scene.
A Coronavirus vaccine has been developed in India, and is scheduled to launch on August 15. Hyderabad-based pharmaceutical company Bharat Biotech is preparing to launch it. The Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) has directed to complete the clinical trial in the meantime.
India recorded 20,903 new cases in a single day yesterday, which is the highest number of cases reported in a single day in the country so far. With this, the total number of infected people in India has reached 62,5544. According to the Ministry of Health, there are currently 220,439 active cases in the country.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in the border area on Friday to take a direct look at the ongoing tensions between India and China. Prime Minister Modi’s visit comes at a time when diplomatic and military talks are underway between the two countries to resolve the standoff on the border.
India, for the first time, admitted on Thursday that China had assembled troops in the border region of the Himalayas, which was subject to territorial disputes. The Indian Ministry of Foreign Affairs accused China of starting military deployment before causing tension.
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The Indian Defense Minister Rajnath Singh came to Moscow to participate in the 75th Victory Day Parade commemorating the end of World War II. It is expected to be the largest parade in Russian history. To note, Syrian military personnel are also involved in the parade, and completed a practice run on June 23.
According to the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, the total number of people infected with coronavirus across India has exceeded 420,000. Global coronavirus data compiled by Johns Hopkins in the United States shows that India is the fourth most affected country, after the United States, Brazil, and Russia.
Many observers in India fear that border talks between India and China could come to a complete standstill after Beijing demanded full sovereignty over the disputed Galwan Valley on the China-Indian border. China has officially made that claim after 20 Indian soldiers were killed in the valley last Monday night.
Glenmark Pharmaceuticals, in India, has announced the creation of an antiviral drug to treat mild to moderate symptoms of COVID-19. Glenmark said that the drug they developed, Favipiravir, and marketed under the name FabiFlu, improved patients conditions suffering from those symptoms.
Agence France-Presse quoted media reports that China has released ten Indian soldiers, who had previously been held captive. On Monday, fighting between China and India broke out in the border area near the Himalayas. It was the worst military conflict in 45 years, killing at least 20 Indian soldiers.
There are 6,239 active cases of coronavirus in Gujarat, out of which 61 patients are on a ventilator, while 6,178 patients are in normal condition. During the last 24 hours, 510 new cases were reported, out of which 317 were in Ahmedabad, 82 in Surat, 43 in Vadodara, and 11 in Gandhinagar.
India and China have accused each other of inciting clashes in the Galwan Valley that have killed at least 20 Indian soldiers in Ladakh. India alleges that China unilaterally sought to change the situation, while China pointed fingers at Indian forces, saying they had attacked members of Chinese forces.
Coronavirus infection is growing so fast in the Indian capital, Delhi, 500 railway cars are being converted into a makeshift hospital on an emergency basis. The Delhi government has already said that the number of coronavirus-positive patients in the city could reach around 5.5 million by July.
Coronavirus transmission in India is not showing any signs of stopping. In the last 24 hours, 10,956 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in India, and 396 people have died. At the same time, India has been ranked fourth in the list of countries most affected by the coronavirus.
In Ladakh, a full-blown political debate has erupted in India over how far Chinese troops have penetrated into Indian territory, and why the government is silent on the whole issue. Opposition Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and the ruling BJP traded barbs on the issue on Twitter.
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Nepal’s parliament has unanimously approved amendments to the country’s constitution to set a new political map and a new national symbol. The new map and symbol will now officially display Lipulekh, Kalapani, and Limpiyadhaura as the territory of Nepal, under the Sugauli Treaty of 1817.
Delhi Police on Tuesday filed three charge sheets in connection with communal riots that broke out in Delhi last February. The latest charge sheets did not mention the names of BJP leaders and ministers accused of giving “hate speeches.” Instead, the indictment blamed those who were protesting against the country’s new Citizenship Law.
At a time when India has become the fifth-most affected country by COVID-19 in the world, and the number of victims has crossed two and a half million, the government has opened places of worship, hotels, and malls across the country from Monday. The government’s decision, which it calls Unlock 1.0, has been questioned by health experts and the country’s opposition parties, in addition to the World Health Organization.
Thousands of protesters continue to grace various city streets across the globe as they denounce racism, following the murder of an African-American, George Floyd, by a white policeman in Minneapolis, Minnesota. In Madrid, Spain, about 3,000 people gathered around noon in front of the United States Embassy in protest over the killing.
More than 10,000 new infections of COVID-19 have been detected in India in the last 24 hours. As a result, India has overtaken Italy in the total number of coronavirus infections in the country. India now ranks sixth in the world in terms of infection rate, behind the United States, Brazil, Russia, Spain, and the United Kingdom.
A total of 1,384 new cases of coronavirus have been reported in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. In Chennai alone, 1,072 people have been infected by the coronavirus. The total number of victims in Tamil Nadu has increased to 27,256. The death toll has risen to 220, as 12 people have died in the past 24 hours due to coronavirus.
It is a grim situation in India due to the spread of the Coronavirus. Most of the Indian states have been caught by the range of viruses. The recent tally shows more than 1.3 million cases of COVID-19 in the country. Due to the spread of the disease, migrant workers are anxious and moving to their home states from the metro cities and industrial hubs. These laborers, along with many underprivileged people, are fighting the toughest battle for survival.
The military forces of the two most populous countries in the world are falling into a tense confrontation at high altitudes in the Himalayas. Indian media quoted officials as saying that thousands of Chinese army soldiers forcibly entered the Galwan valley in the disputed Kashmir region of Ladakh.
The central government says that India is ranked seventh in the world in terms of the number of coronavirus cases. According to Lav Agarwal, Joint Secretary of the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, “India is one of the countries where fewer deaths have been reported due to COVID-19 due to timely screening and timely treatment.”
Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed preparations for Cyclone Nisarga, which has formed in the Arabian Sea. Nisarga will take the form of a Cyclone on Tuesday evening, and a Super Cyclone at night. According to the Indian Meteorological Department, the depression in the Arabian Sea has turned into a deep depression, which will hit the coast between Daman and Gujarat on Wednesday afternoon.
The Indian government started removing its nationwide lockdown on Monday. Crowds are likely to gather at places like temples, mosques, and shopping-malls from the second week after traffic became normal in the first week of this month. However, the lockdown will continue in the places declared as containment zones.
Top health experts in India have issued a joint statement sharply criticizing the government of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and its policy in tackling the coronavirus. At least three medical professional associations have said in a statement that the lockdown in India is “draconian,” and that “community transmission” has already begun in earnest in India.
On May 16, Bangladesh and India were hit by a massive cyclone that remained till May 21 and caused vast destruction. At least 95 people have been killed, while the death toll is predicted to rise as help reaches villages that are still cut off due to the floodwater. Many coastal villages were severely damaged. Power lines were torn down, and flooding ruined vast areas of land.
Amid the coronavirus epidemic, China has advanced in Ladakh, on India’s northern border, sparking tensions between the two countries. This has led to additional troops being deployed by both sides. In the last few days, the two countries’ armies have been engaged in direct clashes at various places along the Line of Control (LoC) between the two countries.
Reiterating his call for mediation on the border dispute between India and China, US President Donald Trump has said that he has spoken to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, but India has denied any such talks. President Trump has said that Prime Minister Modi’s mood is not right on the ongoing tension between India and China.
The Indian Supreme Court has taken stern notice of the difficulties and hardships faced by migrant workers due to the ongoing lockdown in India, and directed the government to take immediate action. The Indian Supreme Court said that the government should provide free train and bus tickets to all such workers, and the states should provide free food and water to such workers during the journey.
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Officials in India say many locations in India and Pakistan are under locust attacks, and locusts entering India from there are destroying crops. At a time when the Coronavirus epidemic has hit India’s economy hard, and the poor are struggling for their lives, locust swarms in India pose another threat to crops.
The total number of coronavirus-positive patients identified in India now stands at nearly 145,000— and India now ranks highest in Asia, surpassing Iran. About 7,000 new patients have been identified in India in the last 24 hours, a new record. However, domestic flights have resumed in the country from today.
Cases of coronavirus continue to rise in India, but restrictions continue to ease, and domestic flights have started from today. India has become one of the ten countries most affected by the global epidemic. In the last 24 hours, another 7,097 people have been affected by the epidemic, bringing the total to 138,536.
More teams from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been sent to West Bengal, in India, to help in the relief and rescue operations following a trail of damage left by Cyclone Amphan. Already, 26 NDRF teams had been deployed in the six districts severely affected in West Bengal.