Ukrainian and Western officials have worried about a Russian troop buildup near Ukraine, fearing it could herald an invasion. But Moscow has insisted it has no such intention and accused Ukraine and its Western backers of making up the claims to cover up their own allegedly aggressive designs.
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken warned Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov at their meeting in Stockholm on Thursday that “if Russia decides to pursue confrontation, there will be serious consequences,” adding that “the best way to avert a crisis is through diplomacy.”
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Those trying to discredit EC discrediting Indian democracy, says Rijiju
THOSE TRYING to “discredit” the Election Commission of India are also discrediting the Indian democracy, Union Law Minister Kiren Rijiju said at an event to mark the National Voters' Day on Tuesday.
Jamia V-C Najma Akhtar conferred Padma Shri
Jamia Millia Islamia Vice Chancellor Najma Akhtar
Ensure 75% voting in your areas: PM Modi to BJP's panna pramukhs
PRIME MINISTER Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged BJP workers to ensure that voter turnout in their respective areas is recorded at least 75 per cent to mark the 75th anniversary of India's Independence.
Among invitees to Republic Day, nurses, safai karamcharis and autorickshaw drivers
AMONG THE 565 ‘special invitees' to the Republic Day Parade this year are 250 construction workers, 115 safai karamcharis, 100 autorickshaw drivers and 100 healthcare workers.
118 Gurukul-themed nature classes in all schools under NDMC
IN A bid to bring students closer to nature and teach them how to preserve the environment, the New Delhi Municipal Council (NDMC) is planning to conduct a 'gurukul' themed nature class in all its schools.
Yogi In Poll Fight, Hindu Yuva Vahini Steps Out Of Shadows
Members holding daily meetings, say they have been coordinating with BJP
Spread In The Community
India has acknowledged that the Covid-19 pandemic is now in the community transmission stage. How is this stage defined, and what are its implications? What changes in strategies to contain the spread?
From Saffron Alliance To Name-Calling: Sena And BJP In Maharashtra
Maharashtra chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray on Sunday accused the BJP of perfidy and betrayal, and said the Shiv Sena had wasted 25 years in its alliance with the party.
Govt reduces 'dry days' to just 3, industry cheers move
LIQUOR SHOPS across the capital will be closed on Republic Day, Independence Day and Gandhi Jayanti this year, with Delhi government reducing the number of 'dry days' from 21 to just three.
For boost in poll-bound states, Kejriwal seeks support from Delhiites
WITH AN eye on the upcoming Assembly elections in Punjab, Goa, Uttarakhand and Uttar Pradesh, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Monday urged Delhiites to campaign for him and the Aam Aadmi Party. The party is contesting on all seats in these states.
Soft pastel is a special medium for me. It gives me freedom, control and the possibility to express myself on paper in a variety of ways. I use different types of paper for different effects.
Simple Magical Things
Often the term "magic" is applied to my photos. And there is.
RUSSIAN COURT SLAPS GOOGLE, META WITH MASSIVE FINES
A Moscow court slapped Google with a nearly $100 million fine and also fined Facebook’s parent company Meta $27 million over their failure to delete content banned by local law, as Russia seeks to step up pressure on technology giants.
An Energy Crisis Years in the Making
With gas inventories low, Europe is at the mercy of two wily forces: Vladimir Putin and the weather
Moscow’s tallest tower houses multiple companies that experts say are using Bitcoin to launder money
Two Afghanistans, One Diplomat's Seat
The Taliban want the UN to recognize their ambassador. The old ambassador isn’t budging
Hieronymus Grabstein – Monumentum
Our brain is organized so that it analyses and memorizes visual information faster than any text. A spectator is always curious to see what is left outside the camera’s view. There is hardly a better way to tell stories of people’s lives other than via visual imagery. Handicraft– from the beginning and up to the end of each operation. It is not an automated process but significant experience, expertise, and a bit of spontaneity and freedom of artistic creativity.
MICROSOFT: RUSSIA BEHIND 58% OF DETECTED STATE-BACKED HACKS
Russia accounted for most state-sponsored hacking detected by Microsoft over the past year, with a 58% share, mostly targeting government agencies and think tanks in the United States, followed by Ukraine, Britain and European NATO members, the company said.
Daniel Bilmes’ first New York solo exhibition opens September 18 at Arcadia Contemporary with new work that shows his growth and development.
RUSSIA URGES APPLE, GOOGLE TO REMOVE NAVALNY APP FROM STORES
Russia’s state communications watchdog warned Apple and Google on Thursday that they could face fines if they fail to remove an app created by allies of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny from their stores.