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Government seeks defence forces’ views on Chief of Defence Staff post

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The government has asked the defense forces to present their views on the creation of the new post of Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) for the three defense forces.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced on Thursday the creation of the new publication in his Independence Day speech.

The government has formed a high-level committee to rationalize the structure of the new post that will be created with the bureaucrats of the defense ministry and the triple service officers.

Army general chief Bipin Rawat is the favorite to become the first Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) of India, as he will be the senior officer in the armed forces after October 1 when the Chief of the IAF withdraws.

“The three services were asked to give their opinion on the subject of the Chief of Defense Staff and are expected to give their answers in the next two weeks,” government sources said.

All work on the creation of the new office of the Chief of Staff of Defense, which would be the highest ranking officer of the five-star defense forces, has been directed by the National Security Council in consultation and coordination with the bureaucracy of the Ministry of Defense.

The measure will pave the way for an integrated army, with the CDS as the key person of the prime minister in matters of national defense.

“Our forces are the pride of India. To further sharpen coordination between the forces, I want to announce an important decision. India will have a Chief of Defense Staff. This will make the forces even more effective,” Modi said. Your Independence Day Thursday speech.

The government has already taken steps such as the creation of triple service agencies such as the Special Operations Division, Cyber ​​and Space agencies to strengthen and work for the CDS.

Army chief Bipin Rawat is said to be the favorite for the job, as he is the senior officer in the military after the retirement of air chief Birender Singh Dhanoa on October 1.

The three services, the Air Force, Navy and Army were asked to give their opinion on the creation of the post of Chief of Defense Staff and are expected to respond in the next two weeks, ANI said citing unidentified sources .

Consultations on the creation of the position of CDS, an officer of the highest-ranking defense forces with a 5-star rank, were conducted by officials of the National Security Council and the Ministry of Defense.

“Thank you, PM Modi, for announcing the historic step of the CDS institution. This step will make our national security more effective and economical. It will ensure better multidisciplinary collaboration and coordination. Greetings!” said Gen V P Malik, former Chief of the Army General Staff.

“The announcement of the CDS institution by Prime Minister Modi was made taking into account the much needed reform to rationalize and further improve the coordination between the three forces and their operation. CDS will have a lasting and positive impact on the security of India, “Defense Minister Rajnath Singh said in a Twitter post.

The problems of the single-point military advisor and the creation of theatrical commands have also been on the government’s agenda in the previous period. Mr. Modi emphasized this during a discussion with the Combined Commanders Conference in Dehradun in 2017.

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Priyanka Gandhi reminded of the London Smog

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Priyanka Gandhi reminded of the London Smog

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi has suggested to make a law, amidst the furore over pollution situation in Delhi. Reminding him of the London Smog, he said that there was a terrible smog in 1952 in which 12 thousand people lost their lives. Millions of people fell ill. After such a huge tragedy, legislation for clean air passed in London. His gesture was to take similar stringent measures to clear the air from the government. Let us know that Delhi Government has implemented Odd-Even from today, which has got some effect.

 

Priyanka Gandhi told the need to work unitedly for this, avoiding politics completely. A major hearing took place in the Supreme Court on Monday about the rising air pollution in the country’s capital. In this, the Supreme Court made strict remarks that all the concerned state governments have failed to fulfill their responsibilities and action should be taken against the people concerned on negligence.

 

Meanwhile, the National Green Tribuna, taking cognizance of air pollution in Delhi-NCR, has been appointed as the Chief Secretary of Delhi, Chairman of Delhi Pollution Control Control Board (Chairman, Delhi Pollution Control Committee). , Has summoned the Joint Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change along with the Central Pollution Control Board (CPCB).

 

 

Let us know that the situation in Delhi-NCR is getting worse due to air pollution. On Monday also the air quality level in Delhi was around 700, while in Noida, Greater Noida, Gurugram, Faridabad, it was also around 500. Although it remained between 300-400 by evening, doctors are advising people to stay away from Delhi-NCR. Doctors say that people from other states should stay away from Delhi right now, because the current situation here is very bad.

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India FTA will not be included in RCEP, decision taken on domestic industries

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India FTA will not be included in RCEP, decision taken on domestic industries

India has decided not to participate in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement. This information has been received from sources. The agreement did not include the prime concerns of PM Modi, so it was said that India would not compromise its core interests. The RCEP agreement does not reflect its original intent. Result is not fair or balanced. India’s major concerns include inadequate protection against import growth, inadequate interoperability with China, potential loopholes of rules of origin, keeping base year as 2014 and no reliable assurance on market access and non-tariff barriers Not given

 

Sources in the government said that the days are gone when Indian negotiators hollowed out the country under pressure from global powers on trade issues. This time India played on the front foot during the pact. In the meantime, it emphasized the need to address India’s concerns over trade deficit and the need for countries to open markets for Indian services and investment.

 

Sources in the government say that India’s stance is a mixture of pragmatism. It calls for an effort to protect the interests of the poor and benefit India’s service sector. While opening various sectors to global competition has not deterred. It is said that India also did not accept the obligations of Most Favorite Nation (MFN), where India was obliged to give equal benefits to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) countries which it has given to other countries. Where India was obliged to give equal benefits to the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) countries which it has given to other countries.

 

PM Modi said, India will not compromise its interests

During the summit, PM Narendra Modi clarified that India will not compromise on its interests in the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP). He said that India would see if its concerns over trade, services and investment in the RSEP agreement were being fully accommodated. PM Modi said that India clearly believes that the Mutually Beneficial Resep (RCEP), from which all parties derive reasonable benefits, is in the interests of other countries involved in the negotiations, including India.

 

16 countries were to be included in the agreement

The agreement was to be between 10 ASEAN countries (Association of Southeast Asian Nations) and six trade countries – India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia and New Zealand. ASEAN countries include Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Laos and Vietnam. In 2012, India had agreed to join it, but due to the increasing cheap imports from China, India’s position has changed now.

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Within 6 hours of the Odd Even Scheme being implemented, the SC asked – what is the logic behind it?

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Within 6 hours of the Odd Even Scheme being implemented, the SC asked - what is the logic behind it?

To control the rising air pollution, the Delhi government has implemented Odd Even Scheme till 15 November, but within hours of its implementation, the Supreme Court questioned it. During the hearing on Monday, the Supreme Court said- ‘You would have understood even if you banned diesel vehicles, but what is the meaning of this odd-even?’

 

What is the logic behind Odd Even Scheme?

During the hearing on the issue of pollution in Delhi on Monday, the Supreme Court said that what is being gained from aud-even and what is the logic behind the implementation of this scheme?

 

With this, the Supreme Court said that till Friday, submit data and records related to Odd-Even to prove that this Odd Even Scheme has reduced pollution in Delhi. The next hearing in this case will now be held on 6 November.

 

Court fired questions

In a hearing on Monday on the Odd Even Scheme, the Supreme Court asked the lawyer of the Delhi government in question that if you stop diesel vehicles to stop pollution in Delhi, then it would be understandable, but behind the implementation of Odd Even Scheme What is logic Along with this, the court also said that on one hand you are prohibiting the running of trains on the road and on the other hand there are running trains. With this, the court said that there is less pollution from the car and what is being achieved by keeping the car at home, because people are traveling by auto or taxi and they also cause pollution.

 

Significantly, the Delhi government implemented Odd Even Scheme from Monday under a seven-point program to fight the poisonous air. Under this, trains of even number ran from 8 am to 8 pm on Monday. The scheme will remain in force till November 15 and a penalty of 4000 will be imposed for violation. Many people and classes have also been exempted under this. For example, women, two-wheeler drivers, ministers, PM-President judges are also exempt. At the same time, Delhi has been exempted from Odd Even Scheme on Sunday.

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