‘Missing ‘ CM Soren surfaces in Ranchi after ED visits
JMM chief and Jaharkhand CM Hemant Soren escaping his summon with ED in Delhi was
spotted in Ranchi on Tuesday , where he held talks with alliance partners , he
supposedly signed letter of support from the MLAs , his wife Kalpana Soren also
attended the meeting .
Earlier BJP has accused Hemant Soren of going “
missing “ in Delhi .
3 CRPF personnels
killed in maoist attack in Bastar
Three personals from CRPF , two of them commandos of
CoBRA were killed and 15 injured in fire
by Maoist at the boundary of Sukma and Bijapur districts of Bastar region .
Six Maoist were killed in retaliatory fire .
CoBRA – It is an
elite Jungle warfare force , especially
formed to counter maoist in Jungle region .
Navy foils hijacking
bid for Somali pirates , rescues 19 Pak nationals
Sumitra rescued a Iranian finding
flagged fishing vessel El Neemi . The vessel had 19 Pakistani crew members were
also rescued during operation .
The vessel was boarded by 11 Somali Pirates ,
when it’s crew members sent a distress call . Indian Navy patrolling in the
area later secured the vessel and detained the pirates In another incident.
Indian Navy MarCOS
with captured pirates
twelve fort of Marathas to UNESCO world heritage site
India has nominated the “ Maratha military
landscapes “ , a network of forts that showcase the strategic military power of
Maratha rule , for inclusion of UNESCO world heritage site 2024 -25 .
The 12 first included in this nomination are the
forfs of Salher , Sivneri , Lohagad , Kahnderi , Raigad , Rajgad , Pratapgarh ,
Suvarna durg , Panhala , Vijaydueg and Sindhudurg in Maharashtra and district
and Gingee in Tamilnadu .
Maratha military Ladscapes “
developed between 17 th and 19 th century , represents an extraordinary fortification and military systems envisioned
by Maratha rulers .
After four years of
survey, India’s snow leopard count put to 718
India has 718 wild leopards in the wild ,
according to first of its kind ,four year long
assessment exercise .
The highest number of cats was estimated to be
in Laddakh ( 477 ) , followed by Uttarakhand ( 124 ) , Himachal Pradesh ( 51 )
, Arunachal Pradesh ( 36 ) , Sikkim ( 21 ) , Jammu and Kashmir ( 9 ) .
The current number puts the number of Indian
snow leopard between 10 to 15 percent of Global population .
The exercise was conducted by World Wildlife
Institute ( WWI ) .The snow leopard is classified as ‘ vulnerable ‘ by IUCN .
Center starts survey
on woman participation in Workforce
Ministries of Labour and Employement and Woman and Child Development have
started a joint survey on increasing the woman participation in the Workforce .
The survey will seek information about Internal Complaint
Committee for prevention of sexual harassment at workplaces , creche for
Children, Equal pay for equal work ,flexible and remote working hours for
women, and transportation facilities during late hours .
IMF lifts growth
outlook says ‘ soft landing ‘ in sight
The Internatonal monetary fund on Tuesday lifted it’s
forecast for global economic growth , The updated World Economic Outlook has
following major points
IMF uplifts the forecast for Global Economic growth in
2024 by .2% point to 3.1% .
Outlook for US and China has been upgraded from .
India’s growth outlook ,seen Remaining strong by 6.5%
in calender 2024 .
Imran sentenced ahead
of Pak polls
A Pakistani court has sentenced former Pakistan
Prime Minister Imran Khan for 10 year
prison in cipher case .This comes when general election in Pakistan is
scheduled for 8 Fabruary .
Currently Imran Khan is in Rawalpindi jail where
he is having 3 year jail term . There are more than 150 cases going on against
Imran Khan .
Cipher case – In 2022 , after his stepping down
as Prime Minister during a rally Imran Khan had revealed confidential document
in front of public gathering .
He said the documents contained talks between Pakistani Foreign Minister and
Pakistan’s Ambassador to US , Pakistan’s Ambassador informed that US officials
there wanted ouster of Imran Khan .
The revealing confidential documents in public
is a crime , over which Imran Khan has been sentenced .
Phillipines , Vietnam
sign agreement of Cooperation in South China sea
President Ferdinand Marcos Jr is on visit to Hanoi. , in Vietnam .The
Phillipines and Vietnam signed a agreement on Tuesday to prevent incidents in
South China sea . The agreement includes , information sharing and training
exchanges between Vietnamese and Phillipines militarries . Agreement related to
trade and investment were also signed .Both Vietnam and Phillipines are having
tense confrontation with China regarding waterways in South China seas .
Israeli forces posing
as woman storm west Bank Hospital to kill three .
Israeli forces disguised as civilian and medical
workers stormed Al Shina hospital , Jenin in West Bank . In the raid the
Israeli forces killed three palestinian militants .
It is historical
tie , we will benefit from India team’s
visit : Pakistan Tennis fraternity
In Tennis Indian Davis Cup team will travel to
Pakistan . India used not send its team
to Pakistan . Even at this time AITA (
All India Tennis Association ) was not willing to send its team , but ITF ( International
Tennis Federation ) rejected the appeal and said that there was no reason to
believe that Indian players will face any security concerns in Pakistan.
is played between the countries in Tennis . It is organised every year .