Monday, 16 May, 2022

Topic: ITBP

Indians and foreigners evacuated from Wuhan taken to ITBP quarantine facility

A military aircraft sent to coronavirus-affected Wuhan, carrying 15 tonnes of medical supplies, was used to evacuate 76 Indians and 23 foreigners.

Modi govt plan to merge CAPF, IPS recruitment exams could end animosity between them

The Centre is looking at changes in the UPSC test, for recruitment of paramilitary officers, in order to merge it with the coveted civil services exam.

ITBP prepares 600-bed quarantine and care facility to tackle new coronavirus

The building complex has operational kitchens and bathrooms apart from modern amenities like Wi-Fi.

Amit Shah visits ITBP HQ, reviews operational preparedness along China border

This was Amit Shah's first visit to the headquarters of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police after becoming home minister.

ITBP soldier shoots dead five jawans, injures 2 before killing himself

The suspected fratricide took place around 8.30am Wednesday in a camp of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police's 45th battalion in Chhattisgarh.

HoaXposed: Flight for ITBP troops was a ‘one-time-affair’, not Modi govt achievement

The photo, of the soldiers in and boarding an aircraft, had caption claiming Modi government had ensured air travel for soldiers. It has been shared by over 500 Facebook users.

Exclusive: Days before Pangong scuffle, China border patrol tore tents, threatened Indian herders

Indian villagers were threatened in Demchok and forced to vacate grazing grounds

Video of Pangong Tso clash in public domain will complicate Doklam standoff

The video purportedly showing the incident in Pangong Tso area has created a flutter just when it seemed like the rhetoric on the Doklam incident was reducing. S L Narasimhan

Clash at Pangong lake shows India has to prepare for the unexpected

India must be vigilant and at the same time prepare for the worst.

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Pakistan Prime Minister-elect Shehbaz Sharif on 7 April | Photographer: Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images via Bloomberg

The four-point plan to revive Pakistan’s economy—from land reform to real estate

Pakistan must reduce non-productive expenditures like defence. The country's political economy has been overdetermined by the imperative of 'national security'.

Bad timing could hamper LIC IPO

Most early public enterprise IPOs have been trading 75% below their original price, small investors concerned.


Representational image of army personnel in Ladakh | ANI

India ‘doesn’t foresee’ border fighting with China, but ‘won’t back down’ if tensions reignite

Aim is to ensure not just disengagement of troops, but overall de-escalation. Govt in favour of solving tensions through talks as it wants peace with all neighbours including China.

How Congress is like the Ambassador & why Indian politics needs a brand new set of wheels

Like the car, nothing the party has done to reinvent itself has worked. Only way forward is to offer something looking towards the future, not in image of glorious past.