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UN owes India $38mn for peacekeeping operations: Antonio Guterres

UN owes India $38mn for peacekeeping operations: Antonio Guterres

By Arul Louis United Nations: The UN owes India $30 million for its contributions to the peacekeeping operations, according to Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Peacekeeping operations “face frequent cash constraints that force the organisation to postpone the settlement of its obligations to troop- and police-contributing countries”, he said in a report[Read More…]

Heavy rainfall lashes Mumbai, warnings continue

MeT department predicts monsoon to be near normal this year

Raising expectations of higher farm and economic growth in the country, the India Meteorological Department on Monday said that the Monsoon is likely to be “near normal” this year even as the risk of an El Nino weather pattern looms. Annual rainfall during the June-September rainy season is likely to be 96[Read More…]

1,100 Jet Airways pilots say they won't fly from April 15

1,100 Jet Airways pilots say they won’t fly from April 15

Around 1,100 pilots and engineers of crisis-hit Jet Airways’ pilots body National Aviator’s Guild (NAG) have decided not to fly from 10 AM on Monday, April 15 in protest against “non-payment of salary dues. The employees are expected to meet tomorrow morning and take a formal, collective decision to stop work.[Read More…]

Live Breaking News Headlines & Updates, April 13, 2019: 2 Poll officials to monitor content of NaMo TV

Live Breaking News Headlines & Updates, April 14, 2019: Fire breaks out at a rubber godown in Delhi’s Siraspur, 26 fire tenders rushed to the spot

Get your daily dose of the hottest and latest news. Newsd provides you with all breaking news, latest news, breaking story headlines and videos to ensure you don’t miss anything important. Internet, Twitter, Facebook are abuzz with breaking news and news alerts from India and around the world. You can[Read More…]

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