Wednesday, 28 September, 2022

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An aerial view shows a railway bridge over the Volga river and a port in the Russian city of Astrakhan | Photo | Andrey Borodulin | AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

Iran begins 1st transfer of Russian goods to Indian port using new trade corridor

The transfer was being coordinated and managed by the state-run Islamic Republic of Iran Shipping Lines Group and its offices in Russia and India; goods expected in 25 days.


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence Minister

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

AAP’s filling a big vacuum in Indian politics. Question is how long it can sustain without ideology

If you find admiration for AAP qualified, if not muted among many of the Modi-BJP’s critics, it is because they question it for its lack of ideological clarity. Especially on secularism.