Indian Army hits back at Pakistan, 7-8 Pak Army soldiers killed near LoC

(STL.News) Pakistan troops opened fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Gurez sector on Friday November 13, 2020, including in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir(J&K).  Indian Army retaliated destroying Pakistan Armies bunkers along the LoC.

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Indian Finance Minister announces interest-free 50-year loan to states

Indian Finance Minister Sitharaman announces Rs12,000 crore interest-free 50-year loan to states

(STL.News) Indian Finance Minister Sitharaman on Monday announced Rupees 12,000 crore interest-free 50-year loan to states for spending on capital projects.

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India planning around $20 billion of new stimulus

(STL.News) India is planning to announce a fresh round of stimulus totaling about $20 billion this week to help pull the economy out of its historic contraction, government officials said on Wednesday.

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India-China agree on a 3-phase plan to move back tanks

(STL.News) According to news agency ANI, India and China have agreed to disengagement from the friction points along the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh.

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COVID-19 vaccine: Bangladesh signs deal with Serum Institute of India

(STL.News) Bangladesh has signed a crucial deal with the Serum Institute of India to acquire 30 million doses of a potential vaccine being developed by AstraZeneca for COVID-19.

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Kamala Harris aunt: Kamla’s mother brought her to reach here

(STL.News) Kamala Harris’ aunt Dr. Sarala Gopalan who lives in Chennai, India reacted on Kamala creating history.

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Pompeo’s Travel to India, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Indonesia, & Vietnam

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) Press Statement By Morgan Ortagus, Department Spokesperson

Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo will travel to New Delhi, India;  Colombo, Sri Lanka;  Malé, Maldives;  Jakarta, Indonesia;  and Hanoi, Vietnam October 25 – 30.

In New Delhi, Secretary Pompeo and Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper and their Indian counterparts will lead the third annual U.S.-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue to advance the U.S.-India Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership and expand cooperation to promote stability and prosperity in the Indo-Pacific and the world.

Secretary Pompeo will travel to Colombo to underscore the commitment of the United States to a partnership with a strong, sovereign Sri Lanka and to advance our common goals for a free and open Indo-Pacific region.

Thereafter, Secretary Pompeo will travel to Malé to reaffirm our close bilateral relationship and ad

India & US ink deal to share geospatial data – Beca Military Deal

(STL.News) India and US on Tuesday signed the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement for Geo-Spatial Cooperation (Beca) that will enable India to gain access to extremely accurate geospatial data.

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U.S.-India Clean Energy Finance Task Force Holds Industry Roundtable to Gas-Electric Coordination

U.S.-India Clean Energy Finance Task Force Holds Industry Roundtable to Advance Gas-Electric Coordination Under the Flexible Resources Initiative (FRI)

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following statement:

The United States and India virtually hosted a high-level, industry roundtable of the U.S.-India Clean Energy Finance Task Force on October 26, during the “CERA Week India Energy Forum. ” The roundtable focused on the Flexible Resources Initiative (FRI or “Free”), which was launched in New Delhi a year ago this month.  FRI develops cost-effective strategies to ensure India’s power system has the flexibility to support its energy transition over the next decade, while reliably meeting surging demand for electricit

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo & Defence Secretary Mark Esper to arrive in India today

(STL.News) US Secretary of State Michael Pompeo on Sunday boarded the flight for the trip to India for the third edition of the two-plus-two ministerial dialogue, that begins in New Delhi.  The visit comes a week before the American presidential election scheduled on November 3.

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US Department of State: Secretary Pompeo Travels to India

Secretary Pompeo Travels to India to Advance U.S.-India Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership

WASHINGTON, DC (STL.News) The US Department of State released the following statement:
Secretary Michael R. Pompeo will travel to New Delhi, India, October 26-27, 2020, where he and Secretary of Defense Mark T. Esper will meet with External Affairs Minister Dr. S. Jaishankar and Defense Minister Rajnath Singh for the U.S.-India 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue. Secretary Pompeo will also meet with Prime Minister Modi and hold discussions with other government and business leaders on ways to advance the U.S.-India Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership.

THE U.S.-INDIA RELATIONSHIP: ROOTED IN DEMOCRATIC TRADITIONS AND GROWING IN NEW STRATEGIC DIMENSIONS

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Why WION’s interview with Taiwan’s Foreign Minister has rattled China

(STL.News) Rattled by an interview with Taiwan’s Foreign Minister, China shot off a protest letter to WION.

The Chinese Embassy accused WION of ‘seriously violating’ the One-China principle.  WION’s Palki Sharma brings you WION’s response.

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