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UNSC calls for action on killing of UN peacekeepers in Congo

Mortal remains of two Indian and one Moroccan peacekeeper transferred to Beni city NEW YORK (TIP): Members of the UN Security Council (UNSC) called on the Congolese authorities to swiftly investigate the killing of three […]

Breaking News

Willing to talk directly to Vladimir Putin and not via intermediators, says Zelensky

DAVOS (TIP) : Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy said on Wednesday, May 25,  that he was only willing to talk directly to Vladimir Putin and not via intermediators, according to AP. He said if the Russian […]

World

Red Cross visits prisoners of war from Ukraine, Russia

Geneva (TIP): The international Red Cross says it has been visiting prisoners of war on “all sides” since the start of the war between Russia and Ukraine almost three months ago. The International Committee of […]

World

Ukraine accuses Russiaof forcibly deporting over 2 lakh children

Kyiv (TIP): Ukraine said on May 13 Russia had forcibly deported more than 210,000 children since its invasion on Feb. 24 and accused Moscow of wanting to make them Russian citizens. Human rights ombudswoman LyudmylaDenisova […]

World

Ukraine pushes Russian forces back, restricts gas flow to Europe

Kyiv/Vilhivka (TIP): Ukrainian forces reported battlefield gains on May 11 in a counterattack that could signal a shift in the momentum of the war, while Kyiv shut gas flows on a route through Russian-held territory, […]

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Russian spy boss compares US to German Nazi propaganda machine

Mariupol, Ukraine (TIP): A Russian spy chief on May 11 compared the US State Department to the World War II Nazi propaganda machine constructed by Joseph Goebbels, saying Washington had launched an anti-Russia messaging campaign […]

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Russia-Ukraine War: Indian embassy to resume operations in Kyiv from May 17

Kyiv (TIP): India on May 13 announced that its embassy in Ukraine would resume its operation from the Ukrainian capital Kyiv from May 17. The embassy was temporarily operating from Warsaw in Poland since mid-March. […]

World

Ukraine can attack Russian logistics, unlikely to use its weapons: UK

London (TIP): British Defence Secretary Ben Wallace said on April 28 it would be legitimate for Ukrainian forces to target Russian logistics to cripple their supply of food, fuel and munitions but they were unlikely […]

United States

USCIRF recommends to designate India, 14 others as ‘Country of Particular Concern’

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP): A US Congress-constituted quasi-judicial body on Monday, April 25,  recommended to the Biden Administration to designate India, China, Pakistan, Afghanistan and 11 other nations as “Country of Particular Concern” in the context […]

World

Block off…so that not even a fly comes through, Putin after Mariupol takeover

Kyiv (TIP): Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered his forces not to storm the last remaining Ukrainian stronghold in the besieged city of Mariupol on April 21 but instead to block it “so that not even […]

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We await Kyiv response on peace talks: Russia

Moscow (TIP): The Kremlin’s spokesman says Russia has presented Ukraine with a draft document outlining its demands as part of peace talks and is now awaiting a response from Kyiv. Dmitry Peskov told a conference […]

World

Russia tests nuclear-capable ballistic missile that President Putin says has no peer

Moscow (TIP): Russia on April 20 said it had test-launched its Sarmat intercontinental ballistic missile, a new addition to its nuclear arsenal which President Vladimir Putin said would give Moscow’s enemies something to think about. […]

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UK sets out 26 new sanctions against Russia

London (TIP): Britain on April 21 added 26 new designations to its list of sanctions against Russia over the Ukrainian war, including on military figures and defence companies. Britain, which has sought to play a […]

United States

US, not Russia, is and will be India’s reliable partner post Ukrainian war: State Dept Counsellor

WASHINGTON,D.C. (TIP): It is the United States, and not Russia, which is and will be India’s “reliable” partner post the war in Ukraine, the Biden Administration pitched on Thursday, April22, asserting that it is ready […]

Perspective

India can criticize Russia’s Ukraine invasion

In 2003, despite a growing partnership with the U.S. that was finally turning a corner after the nuclear tests, the Indian government brought a resolution to Parliament that “deplored” the actions of the coalition led […]

World

Russia warns of nuclear deployment if Sweden and Finland join NATO

London (TIP): One of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s closest allies warned NATO on April 14 that if Sweden and Finland joined the U.S.-led military alliance then Russia would have to bolster its defences in the […]

World

Putin vows Russia will press Ukraine invasion till goals met

Kyiv (TIP) : President Vladimir Putin vowed on April 12 that Russia’s bloody offensive in Ukraine would continue until its goals are fulfilled, and insisted the campaign was going as planned, despite a major withdrawal […]

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Russia destroys 4 S-300 missile launchers in Ukraine, says defence ministry

Keiv (TIP): Russia has destroyed S-300 anti-aircraft missile systems which had been supplied to Ukraine by a European country, Russia’s defence ministry said on April 12. The ministry said that Russian sea-launched Kalibr missiles on […]

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Boris set to visit India next week, focus on trade pact

A bilateral free trade agreement, cooperation in areas ranging from security to education and the Ukraine crisis are expected to be on the agenda for UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s visit to India next week. […]

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President Biden approves $800 million in new military assistance for Ukraine

WASHINGTON, D.C. (TIP) : In anticipation of a new Russian offensive in eastern Ukraine, President Joe Biden has approved an $800 million package of military assistance, including additional helicopters and the first provision of American […]

Perspective

Russia-Ukraine war: Three ways this war could escalate and drag NATO in

”But while Western nations have displayed a rare degree of unity in the strength of their reaction to Russia‘s invasion, there are suggestions that they are being merely reactive and not thinking through what the […]

World

210 children in over 5,000 people killed in Ukraine’s Mariupol since Russian invasion, claims Mayor

Andriivka (Ukraine) (TIP): The mayor of the besieged port city of Mariupol put the number of civilians killed there at more than 5,000 on April 6, as Ukraine collected evidence of Russian atrocities on the […]

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Germany has satellite image indication of Russian involvement in Bucha killings: Security source

Berlin (TIP): The German government has indications that Russia was involved in the killing of civilians in the Ukrainian town of Bucha based on satellite images, a security source said on April 7. German news […]

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Ukraine urges NATO to provide more weapons

 Kyiv (TIP): Ukraine told residents of its industrial heartland to leave while they still can and urged Western nations to send “weapons, weapons, weapons” on April 7 after Russian forces withdrew from the shattered outskirts […]

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Hold Russia accountable: Zelenskyy at UN

Kyiv (TIP): Ukraine President VolodymyrZelenskyy told the United Nations Security Council that “accountability must be inevitable” for Russia as he accused Russian troops of committing “the most terrible war crimes” since World War II. Zelenskyy […]