Ladakh standoff: India, China troops within shooting range at Spanggur Gap

China has mobilised countless numbers of soldiers, tanks and howitzers inside of rifle range of Indian Army deployment at Spanggur Hole in the southern aspect of Pangong Tso in japanese Ladakh, resources mentioned, even as Indian troops are on superior alert.

The Chinese People’s Liberation Army designed provocative armed service deployments at Spanggur Hole, which is among Gurung Hill and Magar Hill, from August 30 immediately after Indian soldiers seized tactical heights on the ridge line on the southern bank of Pangong Tso around Chushul at the Line of Genuine Command (LAC).

“Looking at the Chinese PLA troop and guns

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India to export pomegranates to Australia to tap growing demand

India will now export pomegranate to Australia pursuing completion of the required protocols immediately after months of negotiations in between the two sides.

“While Australia currently generates pomegranates, India is effectively placed as a single of the world’s greatest pomegranate producers to meet up with shortfalls in the Australian marketplace,” Australia’s High Commissioner to India, Barry O’Farrell, explained on Thursday.

Australia’s rising desire for pomegranates, which is fuelled by their use in dining places and in cooking displays, can be partly satisfied by India’s exports, he added.

Australia is opening its doorways for Indian pomegranates pursuing an import-chance assessment involving

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India, Russia finalise deal to manufacture 203 AK-47 rifles: Report

India and Russia have finalised a key deal for producing AK-47 203 rifles in India during Defence Minister Rajnath Singh’s ongoing take a look at to Moscow, the official Russian media reported on Thursday.

The AK-47 203 is the hottest and most superior edition of the AK-47 rifle, which will change the Indian Little Arms Process (INSAS) 5.56×45 mm assault rifle.

The Indian Army has a need for all-around 770,000 AK-47 203 rifles, of which a hundred,000 will be imported and the relaxation will be produced in India, Russia’s state-run Sputnik news agency stated.

The rifles will be produced in

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India managed Covid-19 induced food insecurity well, says Agri ministry officials at FAO meeting

India has managed Covid-19 induced food items insecurity remarkably properly, and peace in constraints supplied to farm sector helped to have much better rabi harvest as properly as the higher region beneath Kharif crops, Ministry of Agriculture officials informed a regional conference of UN Meals and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) began in Thimpu on Tuesday.

“Indian authorities has taken prompt measures to mitigate the impacts of the pandemic which coincided with rabi harvesting,” explained Alka Bhargava, Added Secretary in the Ministry although participating in the thirty fifth Asia-Pacific Regional Conference of FAO, remotely.

Apart from formal delegates from 46 FAO member

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How India can become Aatmanirbhar in cashew sector

At a time when the Key Minister needs India to turn out to be Aatmanirbhar in the agriculture sector, cashew is continue to dependent on abroad markets to fulfill its uncooked materials requirements.

Although India topped in global cashew intake at 32 for each cent in 2019, uncooked cashew nut output stood at twenty for each cent of the global output. India’s share in global cashew processing stood at 39 for each cent. Having said that, Vietnam led the cashew processing sector at 52 for each cent in 2019.




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Talking to BusinessLine, K Prakash Rao, husband or

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