China continues unprecedented military drills around Taiwan even after end of four-day schedule

China continues unprecedented military drills around Taiwan even after end of four-day schedule

The People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Eastern Theatre Command, which oversees Taiwan, said on Monday it would continue drills in waters near Taiwan island, focusing on anti-submarine and air-to-ship strikes A Chinese military jet flies over Pingtan island, one of mainland China’s closest points to Taiwan. Pic/AFP China on Monday continued its unprecedented military … Read more

After Flip-Flops, Maharashtra Cabinet Expansion Likely Tomorrow; Fadnavis May Get Home

Amid Shiv Sena Symbol Row, Maha Cabinet Expansion Delay, Governor Koshyari Reaches Delhi

Maharashtra chief minister Eknath Shinde is likely to expand his cabinet tomorrow as the Monsoon Session of the state assembly will begin from August 10, according to the order issued in this regard. Former chief minister Devendra Fadnavis likely to get the home portfolio, sources have said. Shinde and Fadnavis, who have been functioning as … Read more

UN Chief Demands Access To Ukraine Nuclear Plant After New Russian Attack

UN Chief Demands Access To Ukraine Nuclear Plant After New Russian Attack

Ukraine said Russian shelling on Saturday had damaged three radiation sensors. (Representational) UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres called on Monday for international inspectors to be given access to the Zaporizhzhia nuclear plant after Ukraine and Russia traded accusations over the shelling of Europe’s largest atomic plant at the weekend. “Any attack to a nuclear plant is … Read more