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.#Thread Gen Rawat at @iicdelhi
We are heading back to bipolar/multipolar world, is it good/bad 4 int community only time will tell. Wht we r certainly seeing is more aggression on part of nations, specially 1 thats tryin 2 go into bipolar world or makin presence felt thts #China
They (China) are becoming more n more aggressive and we share land borders with them. Its time for us to start looking at our strategies as to how we are going to deal with the two borders... aggressive adversaries, Pak on Western front & China on the North: CDS Gen Bipin Rawat
We need to also start looking at transformation for the betterment and ensuring the national security architecture that we want to evolve is capable of handling the threats that are emerging. To do this we need jointmanship amongst all the security forces: Gen Rawat at @iicdelhi
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-Who gives away strategic territory❓
-No I’m not talking about POK
-It’s Katchatheevu
-A strategic Island in Palk Bay
-Island was owned by Raja of Ramanathapuram & later part of Madras Presidency
-In ‘74 it was ceded to #SriLanka by #Indian PM Indira Gandhi
#IndianNavy @Swamy39
-The agreement with #SriLanka was haphazard
-Didn’t specify fishing rights
-#Indian fishermen did fishing around Katchatheevu & used Island for services
-In ‘76 EEZ’s were established & fishermen were restricted
-But more than fishing it has many other implications India TV News
-Enters the worst regime humanity ever saw: #CCP ruled #CHINA
-After getting humiliated in #Ladakh China eyes Palk Bay
-#Chinese Co establish wind+solar energy projects on Delft, Nainativu & Analativu Islands in Palk Bay
-Islands r 20 miles fm Rameswaram
-Next stop Kachchatheevu
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1/3 News of DEADLIEST #Rafale coming to India in Jan 2022 is followed by news of #PK expanding it’s NUCLEAR arsenal with more warheads. Apparently right now they hv abt 165 warheads. They also use “tac nukes”. So how is INDIA planning to make RAFALE deadlier?
2/3 India specific enhancements incld radar enhancements, Israeli helmet-mounted displays, low-band jammers to towed decoy sys, engine capability for "cold start" frm high-altitudes like #Ladakh. Our video with @mjavinod sir on Rafales.
3/3 Once India gets 36th Rafale in Jan, all the Rafales will undergo “software certification”, ostensibly. And what are “tac nukes”? These r tactical nukes, in simple words smaller versions of actual nukes, which one of the PK minister hd described as nukes weighing in grams. 😄
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#FPJFrontPage

- BRONZE LOST, HEARTS WON OVER
- Trains for fully jabbed? Good news, hints Aaditya
- India, China armies complete disengagement at Gogra point
- Schools in state to reopen on August 17, says edu minister

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Tokyo Olympics 2020 | Bronze lost, a billion hearts won over: Indian women's hockey team signs off 4th after narrow loss to Great Britain

#TokyoOlympics2021 #TokyoOlympics #TeamIndia #Tokyo2021 #Olympics #Hockey #HockeyIndiaTeam #IndianHockey #INDvsGBR
freepressjournal.in/sports/tokyo-o…
Maharashtra govt will take decision in next two days to allow fully jabbed citizens on Mumbai locals: Minister Aaditya Thackeray
- @SanjayJog7 reports

#COVID19 #COVID19India #Maharashtra #Mumbai @AUThackeray @WesternRly @Central_Railway
freepressjournal.in/mumbai/maharas…
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ICYMI here's a 🧵of titles on our Summer #TibetReadingList which we published last week - you can see the whole list on our website too!

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First in our broadly categorised #Buddhism section on #TibetReadingList is "Under the Shadow of White Tara: #Buriat Buddhists in Imperial #Russia" by Nikolay Tsyrempilov published in May 2021 by the @FSchoeningh Publishing House.

Available on Amazon here: amzn.to/3x9YvTo Image
Published by @OxUniPress in April 2021, “The Dalai Lama and the #Nechung Oracle” by Christopher Bell offers the most sustained discussion and history of the Nechung Oracle to date #TibetReadingList

Available on Bookshop here: uk.bookshop.org/a/4863/9780197… Image
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#CabinetDecisions संदर्भात केंद्रीय मंत्री @ianuragthakur यांची पत्रकार परिषद

थेट पहा ⏰ : दुपारी 3 वाजल्यापासून

@Anurag_Office @MIB_India
@ddsahyadrinews @airnews_mumbai

📡थेट प्रसारण📡

#CabinetDecisions संदर्भात केंद्रीय मंत्री @ianuragthakur यांची पत्रकार परिषद

@Anurag_Office @MIB_India
@ddsahyadrinews @airnews_mumbai

लाईव्ह लिंक
केंद्रशासित प्रदेश लडाखमध्ये केंद्रीय विद्यापीठाच्या स्थापनेला केंद्रीय मंत्रिमंडळाची मान्यता

@EduMinOfIndia @ddnewsladakh
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#Cabinet Briefing by Union Minister @ianuragthakur, today

Live from ⏰ : 3 PM

@ddsahyadrinews @airnews_mumbai
📡Live Now 📡

Cabinet Briefing by Union Minister @ianuragthakur

@ddsahyadrinews @airnews_mumbai

Watch
#CabinetDecisions

Central University to be established in Ladakh

- Union Minister @ianuragthakur

Live Now

@PBLadakh @EduMinOfIndia
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@SpaceX backed Starlink @SpaceXStarlink #Broadband #Service could debut in #India in 2022:
#SpaceX, venture by #BILLIONAIRE #ElonMusk @elonmusk aims to launch company's own #Satellite #internet service. #Aerospace company listed multiple Indian locations on website.
#Thread #tech
Services will be available on first-come-first-serve criteria. Starlink as concept is collection of tiny internet satellites orbiting closer to #Earth surface, at altitude of 550km, which, when compared to larger navigation and #communications satellites operate from medium Earth
Orbit of around 2,000 to 35,000 km or, at times geosynchronous orbit, usually operates from beyond 35,000 km. Potential users can pre-book Starlink services in India on website for refundable amount of $99 or Rs 7,265.
Due to proximity to planet's surface, Starlink and other...
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Gets worse by the day.
@TwitterIndia does not have a local resident grievance officer as required by law in #India
An address in San Francisco and a US email address is 'local' for @jack but not for Government of India where sovereign laws and not Jack Company rules apply.
Meanwhile, after apologising and correcting distorted map of India previously @Twitter cocks a snook again. It shows #Ladakh as part of #China ; #JammuAndKashmir as separate country.
This is no mistake. This is deliberate distortion by @jack Company to dare Government of #India
Actually, @Twitter is a habitual and serial offender. It continues to compound its offences while hiding behind bumkum on #FreeSpeech
No worries, @TwitterIndia can run but it cannot hide.
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#Thread Travelogue

#Ladakh

Vast , mesmerizing , sensitive and humbling.

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#Lucknow

The City of Nawabs is also kind to vegetarians.

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#Varanasi

Life ,Tea , Aarthi and Chaat

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#JustIn | India and China had frank exchange of views on the situation along LAC in eastern #Ladakh: MEA on diplomatic talks on border standoff with #China

(PTI)
Both sides agreed on need to find early resolution to remaining issues along LAC in eastern #Ladakh: MEA on diplomatic talks with China

(PTI)
Both sides agreed to maintain dialogue for mutually acceptable solution for complete disengagement in all friction points: MEA on talks with #China

(PTI)
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Dogras captured Imperial Chinese flag bearing image of flying tiger/dragon named as Mantalai (Mansarovar) flag by #Dogras

#Mantalai Flag remind us of the Victory at Taklakot, and how a #Dogra Army penetrated 1400 Kms deep into Tibetan territory.
30th May Mantalai Day
#180years Image
When a #Rajput defeated combined armies of China & Tibet

General Zorawar Singh
#GenZorawarSingh #ZorawarSingh #Dogra #JAKRIF #Jammu #Ladakh #Tibet #IndianArmy #180years #MantalaiDay #MantalaiDiwas #30thMay
Today 30th May is celebrated as the Mantalai Day by the 4 JAKRIF to commemorate the victory of Dogra forces led by General Zorawar Singh
(Chandel Rajput) over combined Chinese & Tibetan troops
#GenZorawarSingh #ZorawarSingh #Dogra #JAKRIF #MantalaiDay #IndianArmy #30thMay #Jammu Image
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20 Indian braves made Supreme sacrifice of their lives at #Galwan to push back an expansionist China at #LAC.
#China remains hostile to India.
#Maharashtra power outage blamed on Chinese hackers.
China yet to pull back from #Depsang.
Yet Rs 300 cr Telecom contract to #Huawei? ImageImage
Is this the 'whole of India' approach being adopted to deal with expansionist forces?
Why continue to give access to China in critical areas like Telecom?
Even if central Govt is to be believed China didn't succeed in #Maharashtra power outage, attempts were made? Even in Delhi
Soldiers make the supreme sacrifice for a strong nation.
Can business & industry not sacrifice profits for a strong nation?
Is this the whole of nation approach to deal with China?
Is this #Atmanirbhar #Bharat?
Profits more important than national interest?
#IndiaFirst always
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Firstly, the Range has not been vacated yet.
Secondly, it’s a threat to Chinese only if they are also deployed there and planning to move ahead. If they’ve moved back then we are just sitting there in middle of nowhere twiddling thumbs! We aren’t an endless resources nation. The
deployment has to match its value in threat perception. There’s a reason we don’t place soldiers on every inch. Limited resources have to be employed effectively. The Mutual disengagement means that the overall threat perception from both sides is reduced in South #Pangong and
overall #Ladakh region.
Making Chinese step back from F4-5 to F8 and assurances of dismantling infra, plus ushering in a stable environment in South Pangong should be considered a major diplomatic win. Every critic was saying this will become the new normal now. It did not,
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Our territorial claims are known by our map; Has the "Tibetan Govt in exile", which Indian hawks want India to recognize as the "Govt of Tibet", ever accepted in word or deed, that it's the true boundary between India and Tibet? Has any other country in the world (except Bhutan)?
2/tibet 👍🏼👏👏👏 (incidentally the US has also, directly or indirectly, accepted our boundary in NE). Question mark still remains about #Tibet-#Ladakh boundary!
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Excellent #Budget2021 by @narendramodi govt

16.5 lakh Cr Agri Credit allocation&Rs 1.18 lakh Cr for roads

Massive 34.5% rise Capital Spending at 5.54 lakh Cr

137% rise in Health budget

Income Tax scrutiny reduced from 6 to 3 yrs;No Double taxation of NRIs

#Growth,the focus
Hike in Insurance #FDI from 49% to 74%,pro #Reforms💪

#Dividend income invested In InvITs &REITs,tax free

No advance tax liability on Dividend income

#LIC IPO--BIG

#Disinvestment of BPCL,Pawan Hans,Air India,Concor,IDBI,Beml, Shipping Corp--BIG

64180Cr #Healthcare budget-BIG
5 Mega #Fishing harbours

7 Mega #Textile Parks

Agri Infra Fund to be available to #APMCs

Voluntary #VehicleScrapping policy

20000Cr #Recapitalisation of PSBs

#ARC to take over stressed assets

7 Port projects to be developed via PPP

18000Cr for Bus Transport
#Modinomics💪
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Just In | Two sides had candid and in-depth exchange of views on disengagement: Joint statement on Sino-India military talks on eastern #Ladakh row.
Two sides agreed that meeting was positive, practical and constructive which further enhanced mutual trust: Joint statement on Sino-India talks.
Two sides agreed to push for early disengagement of frontline troops: Joint press statement on Sino-India military talks on eastern #Ladakh row.
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As India & #China resumed talks on Jan 24 to address the nine month-long standoff along LAC in eastern #Ladakh, a village head from one of the border villages claimed that Chinese vehicles were using Indian roads to enter Indian territory bit.ly/3qI1akq
@vijaita reports
@vijaita Mr. Urgain, who shot the video, told The Hindu that when the nomads went for winter grazing this year, Chinese people asked them to vacate the area.

#indiachinastandoff
#China
#Ladakh
@vijaita “The area where the Chinese are trying to assert themselves is close to patrolling point 38. Our nomads havn't been there for winter grazing for the past two years due to some illness in the livestock," says Urgain Tsewang, village head of Koyul
bit.ly/3qI1akq
#Ladakh
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#China #India #Bejing #Ladakh

China calls for the imideatly realese of a Chinese soldier who got arrested this morning by Indian troops in the disputed Ladakh area both countries claim. The soldier lost contact/ comunication to his troop and was arrested by Indian soldiers.
The PRC how ever confirmed now the arrest of a soldier. The Indian side how ever waits for the comand to return the soldier. China informed India as soon as the incident occurred, and sought help from the Indian side.
After two hours of searching, the soldier was found, said the frontier force.  China sayed that the imideatly realese would leade to a de-escalation. Indian media reported that a Chinese soldier was apprehended by
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THEY for 6yrs 1) Tried to engineer riots & failed 2) Hoped that the Pak provocation would go unchallenged, didn't happen 3) Hoped the response will trigger a massive counter response, didn't happen 4) Hoped the Chinese incursion in #Doklam would give a bloody nose, didn't happen
5) Hoped that #COVID19 would result in mass deaths, didn't happen 6) Hoped that #shaheenbagh would trigger violence & bad press, didn't happen 7) Hoped that a #Covid19vaccine in India would not be created or available, not happening 8) Hoped for terrorist attacks, didn't happen
9) Hoped the Chinese incursion in #Ladakh would make India blink, didn't happen 10) Now at their wits end, desperate, THEY are hoping that the #FarmerBill2020 #FarmersProtest would trigger violence, didn't happen 11) THEY are now hoping to trigger violence by entering #Delhi city
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22 Indian Soldiers died in Galwan, Thousands are standing at -21 Degrees temprature to Protecting out motherland. 1,50,000+ Indian have lost lives due to Chinese Virus. This is certainly not moment sing proses for CCP Genocidical tyranny unleashed on the world in COVID-19.
Its not only ridiculous but also insensitive to praise an enemy country for which 20 of our men died & lakh plus innocent killed coz nazi party like CCP cudnt control its biological experiments in Wuhan lab and bolt the virus in. CCP must be tried for crime against Humanity.
Dear Citizens,

"There's a good reason why you never get a Bill for the Freedom you enjoy ...

Because Someone's already paid for It"

Be worthy of it. Atleast be a citizen worth dying for. Dont abuse it ... #CCP #China #Ladakh #Covid19
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The #DRDO carried out a successful test of the Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile system from ITR Chandipur, off the Odisha coast.
@DRDO_India @XpressOdisha
@DRDO_India @XpressOdisha India conducted a crucial developmental trial of indigenously built Quick Reaction Surface to Air Missile (QRSAM) with a live warhead from a defense facility off Odisha coast.
@TheHemantRout @XpressOdisha
newindianexpress.com/nation/2020/no…
@DRDO_India @XpressOdisha @TheHemantRout From the #BrahMos supersonic cruise missile, Dhruvastra, Rudram-1 to #Shaurya, India has succeeded in testing multiple missiles which defence experts see as a message to China.
@scribesoldier
newindianexpress.com/nation/2020/no…
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- In my opinion, this 'must not vacate Kailash range' is another charade being spread to show return to status quo ante as in April 2020 as compromise of national security by the Modi government.
- Earlier, the bar set was Chinese withdrawal from F4 back to F8. And if +
#Ladakh
+ we go by some reports, this seems to be in works. Though, we need to wait for more details and the fine-print of agreement.
- Suddenly, many naysayers which has predicted that Chinese haven't camped in F4 to go back, will have egg on their face.
- So, now the goalpost has been+
+ shifted to holding the Kailash range ridgeline.
- Before IA went and occupied the ridgeline, not a single commentator, whether ex-army or our 'strategic experts', had even mentioned this possible line of action.
- Now, suddenly, it has become a holy grail.
- Today, we're in +
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Decoding Nawaz Sharif's attack on the Armed Forces | Implications | THREAD.
1: Nawaz Sharif has been suddenly emboldened by 2 recent events.

2: The Indian Escalation with China in #Ladakh that presents a "2-Front War" dillema to the Indian state.

3: Strained relations between Saudi Arabia and Pakistan. Saudi refusal to back Kashmir cause at OIC.
5: KSA stopped Pakistan from attending the KL Summit, that humiliated Pakistan all too publicly.

6: Kashmir related statement by FM Qureshi and the subsequent visit of COAS and DGISI to KSA, where reportedly MBS refused to receive the Pakistani delegation.
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