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Navjot Singh Sidhu: Amarinder Singh, Navjot Singh Sidhu agree to set up a 10 member strategic policy group | Chandigarh News – Times of India

CHANDIGARH: To ensure better coordination between the ruling party and the state government, and to further expedite the implementation of the various government programmes and reform initiatives, Punjab chief minister Amarinder Singh and Congress president Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday agreed to set up a 10-member ‘Strategic Policy Group’. In a show of unity in Congress leadership, the decision was ...

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Tesla is working on a ‘human’ robot, says Elon Musk

Robot-based technology has evolved over the last few years even if it hasn’t really become mainstream. Tesla CEO Elon Musk may have plans to change that as he revealed his company is working on a humanoid robot. According to a report by The Verge, a prototype of the robot will be ready sometime next year. Elaborating on the robot — ...

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US Afghanistan News: Alarm over US-trained and equipped Afghan army and air force falling into Taliban hands | World News – Times of India

WASHINGTON: A hostage trade-off situation is developing in Afghanistan between the United States and Taliban amid growing concerns about the medieval mob that has overrun Kabul gaining access to sophisticated American armaments including Black Hawk helicopters and A-29 attack planes. Thousands of Americans and their Afghan cohorts are stuck outside the Kabul airport perimeter, with Taliban controlling access and letting ...

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Planes, guns, night-vision goggles: Taliban’s new US-made war chest – Times of India

WASHINGTON: About a month ago, Afghanistan’s ministry of defense posted on social media photographs of seven brand new helicopters arriving in Kabul delivered by the United States. “They’ll continue to see a steady drumbeat of that kind of support, going forward,” US Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin told reporters a few days later at the Pentagon. In a matter of weeks, ...

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Yogi Adityanath: People ‘shamelessly’ supporting Taliban should be exposed; UP CM Yogi | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Uttar Pradesh chief minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday chastised all those who have been supporting Taliban since it took over Afghanistan in a lightening power sweep. Speaking on the third day of the monsoon session of the UP assembly, Adityanath said all those who are “shamelessly supporting” the Taliban insurgents must be “exposed”. “Some people are supporting the ...

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3. Meet Baradar, the Taliban leader calling the shots

3. Meet Baradar, the Taliban leader calling the shots Abdul Ghani Baradar, the Taliban’s de facto leader, is expected to be the face of the new Afghanistan regime. Baradar founded the Islamist movement with Mohammad Omar — better known as Mullah Omar — in the late ’80s in Kandahar. The Taliban has not made clear what leadership structure it would ...

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