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- Pakistan shells forward areas along LoC in Poonch, man injured
Counter-productive Twitter war erupts as Indian & Chinese soldiers remain locked in actual confrontation in Ladakh
A virtual online battle erupted between Indian and Chinese twitter warriors on Sunday to further stoke tensions while soldiers from the two countries remain locked in the month-long military confrontation in eastern Ladakh, which has seen rival troop build-ups and induction of heavy weapons in the high-altitude region.
Rain in north India reduces possibility of heat wave for a week; low-pressure system in Arabian Sea
The maximum temperature in Delhi was recorded below normal at 36 degrees Celsius due to light showers overnight and through the day, and the weatherman predicted the day temperature is likely to remain below 40 degrees during the next two days. Kuldeep Srivastava, the head of the India Meteorological Department's regional forecasting centre, said the temperature in Delhi-NCR is likely to increase by 2-4 degrees between June 1 and June 3.
Lt General Manoj Pande to take over as Commander-in-Chief of Andaman and Nicobar Command
During his 37 years of distinguished service, Pande has taken active part in Operation Vijay and Operation Parakram, the ministry added. Lieutenant General Podali Shankar Rajeshwar, the 14th CINCAN retired from service on Sunday, it noted.
- Chartered flight with 300 Indians stranded in Nigeria arrives in Kochi
India, China bring in heavy equipment and weaponry to their rear bases near eastern Ladakh
Indian and Chinese armies were moving in heavy equipment and weaponry including artillery guns and combat vehicles to their rear bases close to the disputed areas in eastern Ladakh as the two militaries remained engaged in a bitter standoff along the troubled border for over 25 days, military sources said on Sunday.
- Lockdown trained people of India for new norms in lifestyle: Jitendra Singh
- India provides consignment of medical supplies to Comoros to tackle Covid-19, dengue
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- CRPF DIG posted at MHA control room tests positive for Covid-19