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‘Rafale IGA protects Indian interests’: French Envoy

The Inter-Governmental Agreement (IGA) between France and India for the sale of Rafale fighter jets to the air force has in-built provisions to ensure that Indian interests are protected, ambassador of France to India Alexandre Ziegler said on Thursday. His comments came a day after the Comptroller and Auditor General’s report held that the deal […]

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Steady increase in cases of foreigners caught with Indian IDs

Most cases involve residents of Bangladesh and Nepal Mid-January, an immigration officer at Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) caught Lakshman Bhattarai, 32, an aspiring football coach who wanted to work in Europe. Immigration officials discovered from his travel records that he was a Nepali citizen who created fake identity documents in India to get an Indian […]

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The Rs 12.69-lakh Tata Harrier hits Indian roads

The new SUV from the Tatas will compete with the likes of Jeep Compass, Hyundai Creta, Hyundai Tucson and the Mahindra XUV500. Home-grown auto major Tata Motors on Wednesday launched its most-awaited premium mid-size sports utility vehicle (SUV) in diesel, Tata Harrier in the domestic market at starting price of Rs 12.69 lakh (ex-showroom Mumbai). […]

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Checklist of Indian amphibians updated, launched by ZSI

Lists 19 species being treated as Critically Endangered and 33 species as Endangered. A comprehensive checklist of Indian amphibians has been updated and launched on the Zoological Survey of India(ZSI) website on January 18, with 19 species being treated as Critically Endangered and 33 species as Endangered. The list is updated and launched by ZSI […]