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The 155mm/45-caliber Dhanush towed artillery gun, the 155mm/52-caliber tracked self-propelled K9 Vajra-T weapons, the M777 ultra-light howitzers, updated Sharing guns, the 105mm/37-caliber Indian field guns, and the Pinaka rocket systems were among the heavy guns used in “Exercise Topchi-2023.” With a variety of indigenous artillery guns, rocket systems, and ammunition deployed along the contested Line of Actual Control (LAC), where the Indian and Chinese armies have been locked in a protracted dispute for more than 32 months, the Indian Army on Sunday put on an impressive firepower display at the expansive field firing range in Maharashtra’s Devlali. The elite School…

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President Xi Jinping’s “Zero COVID” policy has been a powerful tool for repression. Under the guise of safeguarding their health, lockdowns and other such procedures immensely aided the government in putting into place its massive and hyper-technological system of citizen control and surveillance. According to Marco Respinti in the Italian publication Bitter Winter, which focuses on religious liberty and human rights, the Chinese Communist Party’s lockdown tactics have evolved into a weapon for increased monitoring and control over the Tibetan population. Zero Covid policy: a tool for repression President Xi Jinping’s “Zero COVID” policy has been a powerful tool for…

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Many institutions in India held screenings of the BBC documentary “India: The Modi Question” despite the national government dismissing it as “propaganda,” including Hyderabad University, JNU and Jamia Millia Islamia in Delhi, Punjab University, etc. Some students who want to show the controversial BBC documentary about Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the 2002 Gujarat riots are met with warnings from university officials, power outages, Wi-Fi disruptions, police detentions, and retaliatory screenings of The Kashmir Files by the RSS student arm ABVP. Despite the national government condemning it as “propaganda” and a reflection of a “colonial mindset,” Students Federation of India…

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Tiger Global presently owns around 4% of Flipkart, compared to Accel’s slightly more than 1% ownership. Walmart’s share in Flipkart will rise from its existing 72% holding if a deal is finalized. Accel & Tiger sell and exitAccelTiger GlobalWalmart IndiaFlipkart Two of Flipkart’s early investors, venture capital firm Accel Partners and New York-based investment firm Tiger Global, are in talks to sell their residual shares in the e-commerce company, which amount to approximately 5% of the total. They estimated that the American retail behemoth located in Bentonville will spend about ₹122 billion on this stake acquisition. Tiger Global presently owns…

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Allied nations will be able to get past a schism that threatens to damage their cohesiveness, which is a key component of NATO strategy as it seeks to isolate President Vladimir Putin, by sending tanks. US and Germany aid to UkraineAbrams and Leopard 2The Officials of the 3 nationsUkraineBiden under pressureGermany A conflict that threatened to fracture allies’ unity will be resolved with the announcement that the US and Germany will give their main battle tanks to Ukraine. This will give Kyiv a potent new weapon to combat Russia. US and Germany aid to Ukraine Image Source: NDTV According to…

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With Microsoft’s substantial financial resources and OpenAI’s cutting-edge AI, the two companies intend to continue to lead the field of generative artificial intelligence, which refers to systems that can produce text, images, and other types of media in response to brief commands. Microsoft announced on Monday that it is investing “multi-years, billions of dollars” in OpenAI, the San Francisco artificial intelligence research center that created the ChatGPT online chatbot. Microsoft and OpenAI The particular financial details of the agreement were not disclosed by the parties, but a source with knowledge of the situation stated Microsoft will contribute ₹814,902,400,000 to OpenAI.…

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A threat to the nation’s security comes from rising religious extremism, political unrest, unchecked terrorist activity, and a collapsing regional economy. PM on Police forcesPM on lawsCounterterrorism Officer Image Source: Republic World At a three-day annual meeting in Delhi that Prime Minister Narendra Modi attended, India’s police and intelligence leadership agreed that rising religious extremism, political instability, unchecked terrorist activity, and collapsing economies in the region constitute a security danger to the nation. PM on Police forces In his remarks at the conference, which he attended on both Saturday and Sunday, Modi praised the intelligence community’s work to thwart outside…

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Lesions over First Lady Jill Biden’s right eye and chest both are confirmed to be Basal Cell Carcinoma The White House announced on Wednesday that two malignant lesions—one above first lady Jill Biden’s right eye and the other on her chest—had been removed by surgery, and a third was being investigated on her left eyelid. President Joe Biden’s doctor, Dr. Kevin O’Connor, stated that tests revealed that the lesion above Jill Biden’s right eye and a new one found on her chest were both proven to be basal cell carcinoma. According to O’Connor’s report, the tumor on her left eyelid…

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