India, US to ink landmark defence pact BECA during 2+2 talks: Highlights | India News – Times of India

Seeking to build close ties amid an ongoing conflict with China, India and the United States of America signed the Basic Exchange and Cooperation Agreement (BECA) for geospatial cooperation during the 2+2 dialogue between the defence and foreign ministers of the two countries. BECA will enable the US to share advanced satellite and topographical data … Read more India, US to ink landmark defence pact BECA during 2+2 talks: Highlights | India News – Times of India

November 5 cutoff for banks to credit compound interest collected | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Centre on Monday informed the Supreme Court that by November 5 lending institutions must credit into the accounts of borrowers who had availed loans up to Rs 2 crore the compound interest collected during the six-month loan repayment moratorium period and then claim reimbursement from the Union government. “The central government has … Read more November 5 cutoff for banks to credit compound interest collected | India News – Times of India

South Kashmir on path of normalcy: GoC 15 Corps | India News – Times of India

SRINAGAR: Lieutenant General BS Raju, GOC 15 Corps, based in Srinagar, said on Monday that whosoever is holding a gun will face tough action from the Army. “However, those willing to return to the mainstream by shunning the path of violence, are welcome. We will facilitate their return,” he promised. “There is a beautiful environment … Read more South Kashmir on path of normalcy: GoC 15 Corps | India News – Times of India

Some trying to make a dent in NDA: Nadda’s indirect attack on Chirag | India News – Times of India

AURANGABAD (BIHAR): BJP chief J P Nadda Monday said some people are trying to make a dent in the NDA alliance during the ongoing polls in Bihar and “we should remain cautious against them”, in remarks seen as an oblique attack on LJP president Chirag Paswan. Addressing an election rally here, Nadda said, “Some people … Read more Some trying to make a dent in NDA: Nadda’s indirect attack on Chirag | India News – Times of India

SC stays contempt proceedings against Union minister Ramesh Pokhriyal | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday stayed the contempt proceedings initiated against Union minister Ramesh Pokhriyal for alleged non-compliance of the Uttarakhand High Court‘s last year order on payment of rent by former chief ministers of the state for occupying government accommodation. A bench headed by Justice R F Nariman stayed the contempt proceedings … Read more SC stays contempt proceedings against Union minister Ramesh Pokhriyal | India News – Times of India

Those crying for Bihar’s son maligning Maha’s son: Uddhav Thackeray | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Chief minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday launched a blistering attack on BJP, questioning the Hindutva of “clanging bells and utensils”, and daring the Modi regime to topple his government. Thackeray also quoted from RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s speech to underscore the point that ritualism could not be equated with Hindutva. Thackeray was addressing the … Read more Those crying for Bihar’s son maligning Maha’s son: Uddhav Thackeray | India News – Times of India

PM Modi refers to Pulwama turning main pencil slate district in India in Mann ki Baat | India News – Times of India

SRINAGAR: PM Narendra Modi on Sunday made special mention of Pulwama district of south Kashmir, once a hotbed of terrorism, now turning into a hub for pencil slate manufacture in India, in his monthly Mann Ki Baat on AIR. Pulwama district became infamous for the terror attack on the CRPF convoy in February last year … Read more PM Modi refers to Pulwama turning main pencil slate district in India in Mann ki Baat | India News – Times of India

Army commanders to review situation in Ladakh, internal reforms at 4-day conference from Monday | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Top commanders of the Army will carry out a comprehensive assessment of India’s combat readiness in eastern Ladakh as well as other sensitive areas along the Line of Actual Control with China at a four-day conference beginning Monday, government sources said. The commanders will also deliberate on a slew of long-pending reform measures … Read more Army commanders to review situation in Ladakh, internal reforms at 4-day conference from Monday | India News – Times of India

Drug peddler tied to arrested South African held | India News – Times of India

MUMBAI: The Narcotic Control Bureau (NCB) on Saturday arrested a drug peddler and recovered 7.2gm of charas from him. The suspect, Sahil alias Mazhar Allahbaksh (33), a resident of Bandra Reclamation, regularly supplied drugs to a South African national, Agisilaos Demetriades, who is currently in NCB custody. During interrogation Agisilaos had named Sahail Mazhar. NCB … Read more Drug peddler tied to arrested South African held | India News – Times of India