8 Indians get 60 days to contest Qatari jail terms
Ministry of External Affairs ( EAM ) on Wednesday confirmed that death penalty of eight Indians in Qatar has been committed .
EAM spolesperson told that court has given. 60 days , to appeal against the jail terms .
On Dec 28 the Israel Appeallate court gave verdict in which the death sentence was reduced to jail term of varying quantum .
SC declines to take up plea by Indian held in Prague , for ‘plot ‘ to kill Pannun
The Supreme Court on Thursday refused to intervene in a plea by an Indian National for assistance from the Union govt to defend his rights in foreign courts , after being detained in Prague .
Bench headed by Justice Sanjiv Khanna said that the court has to respect principles of International law and the sovereignty of courts and will go strictly by Vienna convention .
Viena convention says that the accused be governed by law in the country where he is held .
Justice Sanjiv Khanna further said “ This is a sensitive matter for govt also … We will not make any statement in this court . it is for the govt to do what they want to do .”
Changes in Navy’s top deck ; Dinesh K Tripathi new vice chief of Naval staff
Health Ministry seeks data on single women opting for ART
To assess the functioning of ART ( Assisatted Reproductive Technology ) act , 2021 , the Union health ministry and sought data from all states and UTs category wise data on couples and single woman who opted for surrogacy , successfully following the implementation of the surrogacy Act .
Under ART act aims to regulate ART clinics , and Assisatted Reproductive bank , prevent the misuse of ART .
ART is offered as a treatment to infertility , and to prevent congenital abnormalities , etc .
India , like the rest of the world , is facing dip in fertility rates , and increasing cost of ART cycles.
IVF clinics comes under ART .
ISRO to perform crucial crucial manuvwde tomorrow to take Aditya L1 into L1 orbit
Around 4pm on Friday ISRO scientist and engineers from ISTRAC will perform a maneuver that will put Aditya L1 in. An orbit around L1.
Aditya L1 is India’s first solar mission . It carries seven payloads to observe the photosphere , chromosphere , and the outermostnlayer of the sun , using electromagnetic and particle detectors .
L1 point is about 1.5 million km from earth to sin . The distance is about 1% of the earth sub system .
New antibiotic could target drug resistant bacterium : scientists.
Researchers have identified a new class of antibiotics with potential to kill drug resistant bacterium .Acinetonactor baumanii , Zosurabalphin , the antibiotic was found to be effective against CRAB ( Carbapenem Resistant Acinebacgir baumannii ) induced pneumonia and sepsis in mause models .
The research related to this was mentioned in Nature magazine .
“Modi remark “ ; Khera gets no relief from SC
The SC on Thursday declined a plea by Congress leader Pawan Khera to quash criminal proceedings inatitituted against him for allegedly calling Prime Minister “ Narendra Gautam Das Modi “ at a press conference in Mumbai .
Delhi LG recommends CBI probe into tests of “ ghost “ patients by Mohalla clinics .
Delhi LG VK Saxena has recommended a CBI enquiry into allegations that Delhi Government’s Aam Admi Mihalla Clinics ( AAMC ) prescribed Medica test for “ ghosts “ or “ non existent “ partients costing hundreds of crores to government .
The other allegations are that doctores at AAMCs used orerecorded videos to mark their presence .
AAMCs is Delhi Govt flagship project . The citubhas over 550 such health facilities , that offer free primary health care facilities . Patients can avail 450 medical test at these center’s , cost of it is born by state govt .
Iran vows revenge after biggest attack since 1979
On Wednesday explosion at a peaceful gathering on the death anniversary of Qasssim Sollemani .
Iranian authorities revised the toll of Wednesday to be 84 .
Islami State has taken the responsibility for the attack .
Earlier a US representative said the blast appeared to represent “ a terrorist attack “ .
Cowardly act : Iran’s powerful Guards vowed to “ strengthen the resolve to decisovwkyband justly punish the preprators “ .
India has conveyed it’s shock at blasts at Iran memorial .
Deadly strike hit Gaza as tensions rise in West Asia
Israeli bombing killed dozens of people overnight in Gaza , the health ministry of Hamas run palestinian territory said .
US secretary of state was due to head to West Asia .Tensions have also surged with Israel’s Nothern border with Lebanon , where a strike in Beirut , on Tuesday killed Hamas deputy chief Saleh Al Aruri .
Hezbollah has vowed that killing of Aruri and Six others on its home turf will not go unpunished .
Hezbollah chief Hasan Nasarallah said “ for now , we are fighting on a front line , following meticulous calculations “ , but warned “ if enemy thinks of waging war on Lebanon , we will fight without rules , without limits and withiuth restrictions “ .
This comes after Israel army Chief Herzo Halevi visited Labnwse border “ and said “ troops were very high on readiness “ .
4 Hezbollah fighters killed in South Labnon
Fourt Hezbollah fighters were killed overnight in southern Labnon , in what Labnwse state media said , were Israeli strike on the border town Naqura .
Hezbollah is in constant fight with Israel in border areas since October 8 ,2023 .
Nearly three months , of cross border fire , have left 175 people of Labnon, including 129 Hezbollah fighters , but also more than 20 civilans .
Beijing condemns Armed conflict on Myanmar Border
Chinese media outlets reported on Wednesday that an artillery shell in Myanmar had fallen across the border in the town , in the town on Nansan in Chinese in Chinese Yunan Province , where it exploded and caused injuries to multiple people .
Asked about these reports in media briefing Foreign Ministry spokesperson Wang Wenbin said “ China expresses strong dissatisfaction that the armed conflict has caused Chinese Casualties “ adding that Beijing had made “ Solemn representation to the relevent parties “
“ China will take all necessary measures to safeguard the security of its citizens’ lives and property “ Chinese spokesperson added .
Ethnic Alliance in Myanmar is in conflict with Junta Army , it has seized several towns and border hubs vital for trade with China .
Last month Beijing had mediated talks with Beijing .
China , US hold rival drills in disputed South China sea
China showcased it’s military might in South China sea during Navak exercise .
Currently US and Phillipines are doing Navak exercise in South China sea .
Phillipines went through tense conflict as recent incidents of Chinese coast guard blocking Phillipines ships near a shoal emerged. .
10,000 pardoned on Myanmar’s independence day
Myanmar’s military govt on Thursday pardoned nearly 10,000 prisoners to mark 76 anniversary of gaining independence from Britain .