Mumbai, India refinery fire 🔥 Sep 3, 2019 - Multiple casualties after blaze breaks out at oil refinery outside Mumbai, India. A fire at state-run ONGC oil and gas processing plant at Uran killed 5 and injured 11, forcing the evacuation of area residents. The fire broke out in a storm water drainage system at the facility. www.rt.com/news/467838-india-oil-refinery-fire
Kashmir grenade attack Oct 5, 2019 - A terrorist targeted the deputy commissioner’s office in Indian-controlled Kashmir wounding 10. The attack in Jammu and Anantnag injured a traffic policeman. The terrorist intended to throw the grenade inside the building, but missed. www.rt.com/news/470237-grenade-attack-in-kashmir
India helicopter downed by their own missile Oct 5, 2019 - India helicopter downed by their own missile during a skirmish with Pakistan back in February. Disciplinary action is being taken against two officers. Thank God it didnt become nuclear war! www.rt.com/news/470233-india-shot-own-helicopter
India fighter at Air Force Day parade Oct 8, 2019 - This is the same Sukhoi fighter supposedly shot down by Pakistan! Pakistan claimed to have shot that fighter jet down 6 months ago. It was even piloted by the same crew. www.rt.com/news/470425-india-sukhoi-pakistan-parade
India floods July 19, 2020 - Monsoon floods, landslides ravage South Asia, at least 221 dead. A million people marooned in Nepal, Bangladesh and India as overflowing rivers wreak havoc. Floods and landslides triggered by heavy monsoon rains have killed at least 221 people across South Asia over the past month, officials said on Friday.
India & China agree Sep 11 2020 - India & China agree on de-escalation plan, say border standoff not in the interest of either side. New Delhi and Beijing have agreed to ratchet down tensions on their border. Troops on both sides of the border will disengage, maintain proper distance and ease tensions. www.rt.com/news/500424-india-china-agreement-deescalation
POTUS and our Lady Melania visit India Feb 23, 2020 - President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump will depart for India today. POTUS is scheduled to participate in a roadshow with PM Narendra Modi and address a gathering at the Motera Stadium. President Ram Nath Kovind will host a state dinner. The President and his family will also visit the Taj Mahal
🇮🇳 150 feared dead as glacier burst Feb 7, 2021 More than 100 people were reported missing after a glacier broke off and caused a flood that damaged a power plant in northern India. The military was deployed to look for survivors. A glacier broke off in the Chamoli district, causing a massive flood in the Dhauliganga River and damaging a nearby power plant. videos www.rt.com/news/514845-india-glacier-massive-flood
US Navy sends warship to India Apr 9, 2021 US Navy sends warship to India’s exclusive economic zone without permission, to challenge New Delhi's excessive maritime claims. The US Navy has said it deliberately refrained from asking India’s consent for a freedom of navigation patrol because New Delhi’s demands to do so contravene international law.
A guided missile destroyer, the USS John Paul Jones asserted navigational rights and freedoms approximately 130 nautical miles west of the Lakshadweep Islands, inside India's exclusive economic zone [EEZ].
#India believes it has the right to demand permission in line with the UN Convention of the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS) it joined in 1995. The US, however, never signed that convention, and currently challenges excessive maritime claims by more than a dozen countries www.rt.com/news/520619-us-navy-india-patrol
India * 13 dead after fire breaks out in ICU Apr 23, 2021 At least 13 dead after fire breaks out in ICU ward of Covid hospital near Mumbai. It ignited in the intensive care unit, possibly sparked by a short circuit in the air-conditioning unit that led to an explosion. www.rt.com/russia/521873-fire-covid19-hospital-mumbai
🚢 Ship sinks off Sri Lanka 🔥 Jun 5, 2021 A fire on a ship at sea is terrifying to crew. A data recorder was recovered from fire-ravaged MV X-Press Pearl ship carrying chemicals had caught fire and sank off Sri Lanka. They recovered the ship’s voyage data recorder, or VDR, commonly known as the black box.
Tons of plastic pellets have fouled the rich fishing waters in one of its worst-ever marine disasters. The government suspended fishing along an 80-km (50-mile) stretch of the island's coastline.
50 killed in Bangladesh factory fire July 9, 2021 At least 52 bodies have been recovered from the rubble after a fire broke at a food and drink factory near Dhaka. More people are feared to be missing as the blaze continues to rage. The fire originated at a facility producing noodles and drinks that belongs to Hashem Food and Beverage. www.rt.com/news/528757-bangladesh-food-factory-fire/
🌩️ Storms kill 70 across India July 12, 2021 Dozens of people across 3 Indian states died in freak lightning storms. The government has promised to provide compensation for the families of the deceased and those who have been injured.
Sri Lanka India Apr 27, 2022 Stocks in Sri Lanka Rebound as World Bank to Grant Financial Aid. Colombo All-Share Index marks first advance since April 5. Losses caused trading halts in each of the last two sessions. - bloomberg
Sri Lanka's foreign exchange problem Foreign exchange reserves are essential for governments that wish to take part in the global economy. Sri Lanka used to count on foreign borrowing and tourism to bring in US dollars. But in the last two years, the country has rapidly drained its reserves, leading to an economic crisis. www.npr.org/2022/04/26/1094896074/sri-lankas-foreign-exchange-problem
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