Morning Digest | Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi in Delhi, to meet S. Jaishankar and Ajit Doval; government steps in to tackle Russian trade hurdles, and more
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25 Mar 02:17 · Thehindu
Breaking News HIGHLIGHTS | CM Yogi Holds First Meeting With His Council Of Ministers In Lucknow
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25 Mar 18:01 · abp Live
Punjab Congress leader Navjot Singh Sidhu targets Arvind Kejriwal over 2015 sacrilege issue
Sidhu, the former Punjab Congress chief, shared a video clip from last year in which Delhi Chief Minister Kejriwal is heard saying that action can be taken against the accused in the sacrilege incidents within 24 hours. "So who is stopping you now....@ArvindKejriwal," Sidhu said in a tweet.
25 Mar 06:46 · The Economic Times
Chinese FM may seek revival of India border talks
His visit to Delhi has been kept under wraps evidently amid differences over the agenda and scheduling issues.
25 Mar 07:01 · DAWN.COM
Situation not normal, work in progress: Jaishankar gets candid on China
Wang arrived in Delhi on Thursday evening in the highest-level visit between the two countries after the ties came under severe strain following the military standoff in eastern Ladakh that began nearly two years ago.
25 Mar 07:05 · Rediff
Bandits kill six people, rustle cattle in separate attacks in Sokoto
A resident, Basharu Altine, said four farmers were killed in Gatawa while they were working in rice farms in an irrigation site.
25 Mar 08:22 · Premium Times
Biden Administration Files Third Lawsuit in Texas Over Voting
The Biden administration on Thursday filed a third lawsuit over voting rights in Texas, keeping America's biggest red state at the center of a fight over new and in many cases more restrictive election laws passed last year by Republicans.
25 Mar 08:25 · 5 NBCDFW
Paragliders rescued from rapid tides in North Devon estuary
The paragliders were described as "three very lucky men" after the incident, as they had landed in an area previously described by the RNLI as one of the most treacherous in the UK
25 Mar 08:26 · DevonLive
External Affairs Minister Jaishankar holds talks with Chinese counterpart Wang Yi
The border issue is understood to have figured prominently in the meeting
25 Mar 08:42 · BusinessLine
In talks with Chinese FM, Ajit Doval presses for complete disengagement in Ladakh
Ajit Doval told Wang Yi that the continuation of the present situation in eastern Ladakh is not in mutual interest and there was need to ensure that actions do not violate the spirit of equal and mutual security.
25 Mar 08:58 · India TV
Raging fire in Saudi attack
A raging fire erupted Friday at an oil depot in Jiddah ahead of an F1 race in the Saudi city, according to videos, with Yemen's Houthis rebels acknowledging they had launched a series of attacks on the kingdom.
25 Mar 09:13 · Castanet
Will visit China after 'immediate issues' resolved: Doval to Wang
The NSA particularly highlighted the need for resolving outstanding issues as quickly as possible and talked about the need for maturity and sincerity in dealing with the issue.
25 Mar 09:14 · Rediff
Sexual assault in cells
RCMP say a civilian contractor working as a guard at a detachment in northern Manitoba has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman while she was in a cell.
25 Mar 09:18 · Castanet
INX Media case: HC asks P Chidambaram, son to respond to ED's plea against order to provide documents to them
The ED, through advocate Amit Mahajan, has challenged the trial court's January 25, 2020 order by which it was directed to provide a scanned copy of the list of all unrelied upon documents to prevent any further delay in the case. Chidambaram and Karti were represented through senior advocates N Hariharan, Siddharth Luthra and lawyer Arshdeep Singh.
25 Mar 09:45 · The Economic Times
Police book three students in vehicle antics incidents
Motorcycle rider was injured in the unpermitted event
25 Mar 12:16 · Thehindu
Post talks in Delhi, Wang Yi sets out 3 points for India-China ties
China and India should put their differences on the border issue at a 'proper position' in bilateral relations and stick to the 'right direction' of bilateral ties, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Friday.
25 Mar 14:00 · Rediff
K-Rail alignment altered in Thrissur too
Police use force to disperse Youth Congress protesters
25 Mar 14:32 · Thehindu
Fire rages at oil depot in Saudi city hosting F1 race
Yemen’s Houthi rebels have acknowledged attacking the kingdom in recent days.
25 Mar 15:42 · Shropshire Star
Video: Massive fire in Saudi city ahead of F1 race near oil depot, Yemen rebels claim attacks
While Saudi Arabia and its state-run oil behemoth Saudi Aramco did not immediately acknowledge the blaze, it appeared to be centered on the same fuel depot that the Houthis had attacked in recent days.
25 Mar 16:23 · India TV
Yemen rebels attack oil depot in Saudi city ahead of F1 grand prix
Saudi Arabia leads a coalition battling the Iran-backed Houthis, who seized Yemen’s capital of Sanaa in September 2014.
25 Mar 17:36 · Shropshire Star
Glasgow shopkeeper put neighbours at 'serious risk' by storing fireworks in roof void
Amjad Javed, 60, received a visit from Trading Standards officers, who caught him storing the explosives without a licence and in an unsafe manner.
25 Mar 18:00 · Daily Record