New survey shows growing support for siding with either US or China in Southeast Asia

Jakarta [Indonesia]April 11 (ANI): Southeast Asia believes that “remaining neutral is impractical” and that the ASEAN bloc must choose between the United States or China, according to a survey. In a report published by The Asian Times in February, a growing number of researchers and opinion leaders believe that the region’s traditional “security” between the … Read more

brahmos: BrahMos unit chief, others may face action over ‘misfire’ | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The commander (CO) of the BrahMos unit, which “accidentally fired” the supersonic cruise missile that crashed 124 km inside Pakistan on March 9, and some others are likely to be subject to disciplinary action for the severe shutdown that could have triggered a retaliation from across the border. The investigative court (CoI) has … Read more

IPL 2022, Rajasthan Royals vs Lucknow Super Giants Highlights: Hetmyer, Chahal help Royals edge Lucknow by 3 runs | Cricket News – Times of India

MUMBAI: Shimron Hetmyer’s late blitz and four wickets by Yuzvendra Chahal guided the Rajasthan Royals to a narrow three-run victory over the Lucknow Super Giants in the Indian Premier League on Sunday. The magnificent Hetmyer hit undefeated 59 off 36 balls and lifted the Royals from 67-4 to 165-6 in today’s second match in Mumbai. … Read more

biden: Biden expected to release rule on ghost guns in days – Times of India

WASHINGTON: The Biden administration will come out with its long-awaited ghost weapon rule – aimed at curbing privately made firearms without serial numbers that are increasingly appearing at crime scenes – as soon as Monday, three people familiar with the matter told The Associated Press. Completion of the rule comes as the White House and … Read more

EPL: Man City, Liverpool share spoils in pulsating title clash | Football News – Times of India

MANCHESTER: Manchester City remained one point ahead of Liverpool at the top of the Premier League after the pair broke off in a vibrant 2-2 draw at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday. The clash lived up to its best-selling billing right from the start when City flew out of the traps and ran into a … Read more

EPL: Brentford continue hot streak with win over West Ham | Football News – Times of India

LONDON: Brentford continued their revived form by defeating West Ham United 2-0 at home on Sunday to win a fourth victory in five games and take another step towards guaranteeing their Premier League survival. Fresh after their shocking 4-1 victory over Champions League holders Chelsea last week, Thomas Frank’s team overwhelmed another side with European … Read more

PM Modi, US President Biden to have virtual meet ahead of India-US 2+2 talks | India News – Times of India

WASHINGTON: US President Joe Biden and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will have a virtual meeting on Monday ahead of the 2 + 2 bilateral engagement between the two countries’ top foreign policy and defense officials, the White House announced on Sunday. The two sides will discuss the familiar basket of issues, including strengthening the global … Read more

Saumya Tandon seeks help to raise funds for Savdhaan India actor Vibhu Raghave’s cancer treatment – Times of India

Bhabhi Ji Ghar Par Hain celebrity Saumya Tandon took to her Instagram account today (April 10) and sought help from fans and well-wishers for actor Vibhu Raghave, who suffers from colon cancer. It also happens to be Vibhus’ birthday. Saumya wished him well in his post and wrote: “Congratulations on the day my dearest most … Read more

Day after two world titles in Glasgow, squash stars hope to get TOPS funding in CWG and Asiad year | More sports News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: India’s squash stars including Dipika Pallikal, Saurav Ghosal and Joshna Chinappa are hoping to enter the Sports Ministry’s Target Olympic Podium Scheme (TOPS) after their title-winning achievements at the Glasgow Dual World Championships. TOPS was formed in September 2014 to support elite athletes in Olympic sports, but during the year for the Commonwealth … Read more