Chandrayaan-2 orbiter observes solar flares, measures Sun’s X-ray emissions

  The Chandrayaan-2 orbiter was able to detect a series of solar flares over 24 hours beginning September 30 midnight, the Indian Space Research Organisation said in its latest update on India's second Moon mission. The solar flares (an explosion of energy near the Sun's surface) were detected with the…

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Welcome to India, tweets PM Modi as Prez Xi lands to red-carpet welcome

  Chinese President Xi Jinping landed on a red-carpet welcome at the Chennai airport for an unscripted summit with Prime Minister Narendra Modi that has been described by New Delhi as “unparalleled”. President Xi’s informal summit with PM Modi at a seaside resort of Mamallapuram is expected to rebalance ties…

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Pakistan Has ‘Dubious Distinction Of Recruiting Children In Terror Groups’: India At United Nations

  India slammed Pakistan for "weaving fake narratives" about children living in Jammu and Kashmir, saying Pakistan has a "dubious distinction" of "schooling" young children in violent extremist ideologies and recruiting them in terrorist groups. Addressing the General Assembly Third Committee session on 'Promotion and Protection of the Rights of…

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Former Pak PM Nawaz Sharif remanded custody For money laundering

  Pakistan's jailed former prime minister Nawaz Sharif was on Friday remanded into the custody of the country's anti-graft body for 14 days after he was arrested in a money laundering case, the third corruption case against him. A National Accountability Bureau (NAB) team took Sharif, 69, into its custody…

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India may restrict imports of palm oil, other goods from Malaysia: Sources

  India is considering restricting imports of some products from Malaysia including palm oil, according to government and industry sources, in reaction to the Southeast Asian country's leader slamming New Delhi for its actions in Kashmir. New Delhi is looking for ways to limit palm oil imports and may place…

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