A top Biden administration official has heaped praise on External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, calling him "incredibly talented" and an "architect" of modern India-US relations. Terming the India-US ties one of the most defining partnerships and hailing Jaishankar’s commitment to the bond, Richard Verma, the Deputy Secretary of State for Management and Resources, the highest ranking Indian-American ever in the US State Department, made the remarks on Saturday at an event at the Indian Embassy held to celebrate the diversity and vibrancy of Indian culture and the India-US relationship.
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We are concerned about the allegations that have been raised by Canada, by Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. We have been in close contact with Canada about that. At the same time, we have engaged with the Indian Government and urged them to work with Canada on investigation. I had the opportunity to show again in my meeting yesterday with EAM Dr S Jaishankar, those responsible need to be held accountable and we hope that our friends in both Canada and India will work together to resolve this matter
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Just a few days after donning a coolie attire and carrying luggage at the Anand Vihar railway station in Delhi, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday visited the Kirti Nagar furniture market, thereby grabbing the headlines yet again.
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British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak said that "a man is a man and a woman is a woman" and people should not be bullied into believing they can be any Sex they want to be. Referring to how society should deal with transgender people, he told his Tory party's annual conference, that one shouldn't get bullied into believing that people can be any Sex they want to be. He said, “They can't, a man is a man and a woman is a woman, that's just common sense.”
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Aam Aadmi Party MP Sanjay Singh was arrested on Wednesday by the Enforcement Directorate following the central agency's searches at his residence in connection with its money laundering probe into alleged irregularities in Delhi excise policy 2021-22. Sanjay Singh was arrested under the Prevention of Money Laundering Act. The probe agency alleged that he played a key role in the formulation and implementation of the now scrapped policy which benefited certain liquor manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers.
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Around 43 people including 23 Army personnel and 20 civilians are missing in Sikkim after a cloudburst triggered flash floods in the Teesta River. As per the latest reports, three people died and 23 army personnel were washed away on Wednesday. The Army and the local administration have said that a massive search has been launched to locate the missing people. A statement by the Army's Eastern Command has said that some establishments along Lachen valley have been affected.
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Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor has been summoned by the Enforcement Directorate on October 6 in connection with an online betting case. Several Bollywood actors and singers are under the probe agency's scanner for their involvement in the Mahadev online betting case. The Enforcement Directorate is also probing their attendance at the wedding and success party of the app's promoter in the UAE.
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NewsClick founder and Editor-in-Chief, Prabir Purkayastha was arrested by the Delhi Police on Tuesday in connection with a case filed under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA). According to reports, he has been remanded to 7-day police custody. The Human Resources Head of the news portal NewsClick, Amit Chakravarty, who was arrested along with Purkayastha, has also been sent to police custody by the special court.
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Karnataka Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Basangouda Patil Yatnal has sparked a fresh row by saying Jawaharlal Nehru wasn’t India’s first Prime Minister. Addressing a recent public event, the BJP MLA said, “Nehru was not the first Prime Minister, but it was Subhash Chandra Bose.” He asserted that the British left India because Bose instilled fear in them. The BJP MLA also mocked the father of the nation in his speech at a public event in Karnataka.
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The Army and Indian Air Force (IAF) have finalised a plan to order 156 more indigenous ‘Prachand’ light combat helicopters, which are capable of offensive operations in high-altitude areas like Siachen Glacier and eastern Ladakh, from defence PSU Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL).
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