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Russian invasion-hit Ukraine ‘pleads’ for India’s support

Ukraine has ‘pleaded’ for India’s support, as Russia has launched a “full-scale invasion” of the country.  “We are pleading for India’s support. In case of aggression of totalitarian regime against democratic state, India should fully assume its global role,” Ambassador of Ukraine to India said.  He added: “I don’t know how many world leaders Putin …

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Russia invades Ukraine: Alternate arrangements made for evacuation of Indians

The Indian embassy in Ukraine capital Kyiv, has started to make “alternate arrangements” for evacuation of Indian nationals after the Ukrainian government closed its airspace.  The Ukranian government closed its airspace following announcement of a full-scale invasion of the country by Russian President Vladimir Putin.  “In view of closure of Ukrainian air space, schedule of …

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Ukraine war crisis: PM Narendra Modi speaks to Russian President Vladimir Putin, appeals for immediate cessation of violence

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken to Russian President Vladimir Putin over the unfolding Ukraine war crisis.  Speaking to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has appealed for “an immediate cessation of violence”.  PM Modi has called for concerted efforts from all sides to return to the path of diplomatic negotiations …

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UNSC to vote on resolution on Russian invasion of Ukraine today

The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is slated to vote on a resolution on the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine on Friday.  The meeting on voting on the resolution on the Russian invasion of Ukraine is slated to start at 3pm eastern time.  The resolution on the Russian invasion of Ukraine is likely to be …

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Ukraine war: Russia threatens to ‘crash’ international space station on India

India has indirectly got embroiled into the unprecedented invasion of Ukraine by Russia, despite maintaining a neutral position.  Russia, while slamming the United States over sanctions, has threatened to ‘crash’ the international space station (ISS) on India.  While warning the US on the implications of the sanctions imposed on Russia, chief of Russian space agency …

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Indian student killed in shelling at Ukraine’s Kharkiv

Guwahati: Reports have come in claiming that an Indian student has been shot dead in Ukraine’s Kharkiv. The student named Naveen SG, hailing from Karnataka, was reportedly shot dead by Russian forces on Tuesday. Although the identity is yet to be confirmed, Arindam Bagchi Official Spokesperson, Ministry of External Affairs, India in a tweet confirmed …

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Ukraine war: Discussing matter with India, says United States

The United States is in discussions with India over the invasion of Ukraine by Russia.  This was stated by the US state department on Tuesday.  “We have a very close relationship with India and have regular engagements with our Indian partners… So, at every level in multiple fora, we have had discussions about this,” US …

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PM Narendra Modi speaks to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky & Russian President Vladimir Putin

Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Monday, spoke to Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky and Russian President Vladimir Putin. In a telephonic conversation with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, PM Modi sought support of the Ukrainian government to evacuate hundreds of Indian students stranded in battle zones in eastern Ukraine region. PM Narendra Modi also praised the initiative …

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‘…think about where you want to stand when history is written’: US on India buying Russian oil

The United States has clarified that India’s plans to by Russian oil at cheaper rates does not violate the provisions of American sanctions.  However, the US advised India to no end up being on the “wrong side”, when history is written.  “I don’t believe this would be violating that (sanctions),” White House Press Secretary Jen …

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International flights from nine countries to Hong Kong will resume in April

Hong Kong: International flights from nine countries to Hong Kong will be resumed. The banned international flights include flights from India as well.  As per reports, the flights will be resumed from April. Also Read: Assam: Dibrugarh University professor accidentally plays porn during online lecture The flights were banned after the Omicron variant of the COVID-19 …

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