China Military Tells Russia ‘We’ve Come to Support You’ Against U.S.

China Military Tells Russia ‘We’ve Come to Support You’ Against U.S.

Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Chinese counterpart command what’s often considered the world’s secodn and the third most powerful armed forces, respectively, behind the U.S. While the Pentagon has managed to retain a comfortable lead against its leading competitors, Moscow and Beijing have coordinated closely as they both aim to close this gap and check U.S. influence abroad.

Sri Lankan Prime Minister convincingly defeats No Confidence Motion against him

Sri Lankan Prime Minister convincingly defeats No Confidence Motion against him

The Sri Lankan Prime Minister, Ranil Wickremesinghe, on Wednesday convincingly defeated the No Confidence Motion (NCM) against him tabled in parliament by the Joint Opposition (JO) led by Former Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Seventy six MPs voted for the motion, 122 against, and 26 abstained. The House has a total strength of 225 members including the Speaker.

Indian agriculture needs to improve productivity but govts only tinker with minimum prices

Indian agriculture needs to improve productivity but govts only tinker with minimum prices

Indian farmers are agitated over their condition with the problem of indebtedness leading to suicides in many Indian states. successive governments including the incumbent Modi regime have only tinkered with the minimum support price, leading to inflation but ignoring the basic issue of poor productivity and wastage. Agriculture accounts for 53% of the labor but only 17.5% of GDP.