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Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion curated. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.Updated: Oct 30, 2019, 09:03 IST
Here are today’s top news, analysis and opinion curated. Know all about the latest news and other news updates from Hindustan Times.
CM post or key portfolios: Sena’s choices to BJP in Maharashtra
As the informal communication for power-sharing formula between the BJP and Shiv Sena to form the government in the state has begun, the latter has indicated that it would want key portfolios such as home, urban development and revenue in lieu for chief ministership. Read more.
India and Saudi Arabia on Tuesday launched a Strategic Partnership Council to guide their ties in areas ranging from trade to energy security, even as Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for a new conflict resolution mechanism in an increasingly multipolar world. Read more.
Member of Germany’s rightwing Alternative for Germany (AFD) and of the European Parliament (EP), Lars Patrick Berg, was on the delegation of European parliamentarians currently visiting Kashmir, met PM Narendra Modi and other dignitaries in New Delhi but had to return to Germany for personal reasons. He spoke to Padma Rao Sundarji over the phone on the invitation to visit J&K and on media reports that the delegation consists primarily of ‘Muslim-hating’ rightwingers. Read more.
The US Pacific Fleet Commander on Tuesday said there has been no reduction in Beijing’s assertiveness in the disputed South China Sea, a vital trade route in the global supply chain, and it continues to bully other nations in the strategic region. Read more.
Ravinder in final of world U-23 wrestling
India’s growing depth in freestyle wrestling is consistently showcased at international level and another rising star made his mark on Tuesday. The Indian camp had plenty to cheer after Ravinder entered the final of the 61kg event in the under-23 world championships in Budapest. Read more.
HBO ordered 10 episodes of a Game of Thrones spin-off called House of the Dragon, the network said on Tuesday, shortly after reports emerged that the premium cable channel had nixed another series set in the world created by author George RR Martin. Read more.
Going somewhere? Now you can plan a trip to a place unknown
Mystery trips have grown into their own industry, both for individual and group travel. Whether travelling by bus, train or plane, these vacations vary widely in length, expense and destination. Read more.