Russian Minister Alexey Volin holds meeting with I&B Secretary Amit Khare: A Russian Delegation led by the Russian Deputy Minister of Digital Development, Communications, and Mass Media Alexey Volin held meeting with of I&B Secretary Amit Khare in New Delhi.
Nation first, party next, self last: LK Advani in his blog post: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has shared a blog written by BJP Margdarshak LK Advani titled “Nation First, Party Next, Self Last”. The blog comes as the party prepares to celebrate its foundation day on 6th of April. Prime Minister tweeted
UAE confers prestigious Zayed medal to PM Modi: Another international honour will soon find its place on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s shelf. The United Arab Emirates has conferred its highest civilian honour the Zayed Medal on the PM Modi. The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi made the announcement on social media saying its for the PM’s role in consolidating the long-standing friendship and joint strategic cooperation between UAE & India.
4 jawans martyred in encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh: Four security personnel were martyred in an encounter with Naxals in Chhattisgarh Thursday, police said.
J&K: Baramulla to Udhampur NH to be shut for civilians twice a week: The national highway from Baramulla to Udhampur in Jammu and Kashmir has been put out of bounds for the civilian traffics on Sundays and Wednesdays till May 31.
Nepal-India Franchise Investment Expo & Conclave to be held in Kathmandu: Nepal-India Franchise Investment Expo and Conclave will be held in Kathmandu from 15 to 16 May 2019. The event primarily focuses on building the relations between India and Nepal through entrepreneurship development.
UAE confers prestigious Zayed Medal on PM Modi: UAE has conferred the prestigious Zayed Medal to Prime Minister Modi, the highest decoration awarded to kings, presidents, and heads of states.
School classes restart in Venezuela after weeks of blackouts: Classes resumed in Venezuela’s schools on Wednesday (April 3) after two major national blackouts left frustrated parents struggling to entertain their children and forced the education ministry to extend the school year.
US lawmakers urge for sanctions on Xinjiang chief over Uighurs’ treatment: A broad group of US lawmakers on Wednesday called for sanctions against China’s top official in the Xinjiang region over alleged abuses — including mass detentions — against the Uighur minority.
Brexit: UK government, opposition in crisis talks: The British government and the main opposition were to hold further crisis talks on Thursday after MPs voted in favour of a Brexit delay that would avoid Britain crashing out of the EU on April 12.
Maldives poised for coup if party doesn’t get majority: Nasheed: Former Maldives President Mohamed Nasheed has said the country is poised for a possible coup if his Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP) doesn’t get majority in the Presidential elections scheduled for Saturday.
FM Jaitley attacks former UPA for fiscal deficit: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today addressed the Annual session of CII with the theme of India @75 and Beyond. Addressing the CII Conference Finance Minister said that Government will continue with fiscal prudence and lower tax rates if elected back to power. Lets take a look at this report
RBI cuts repo rate by 25 basis points to 6%: The Reserve Bank of India Monetary Policy Committee has decided to reduce its key lending rates by 0.25% to bring the repo rate down to 6%. This is the RBI’s second such reduction in as many months. The measure is expected to bring down EMIs for personal, home and car loans apart from boosting the economy, here’s more
RBI cuts lending rate by 0.25%, retains policy stance at neutral: In an attempt to propel economy ahead of the general elections, the RBI on Thursday lowered the benchmark interest rate by 0.25 per cent, the second cut in a row, to the lowest level in one year on softening inflation.
Prosecutors arrest Nissan’s ex-chief Ghosn for fourth time: Japanese prosecutors arrested ousted Nissan Motor Co boss Carlos Ghosn for a fourth time on Thursday, on what media reports said was a new case over improper payments made by the automaker to a dealer in Oman under his watch.
IPL 12: Showman Hardik shines as Mumbai Indians humble CSK by 37 runs: Hardik Pandya was characteristically quirky as well as breathtaking and the highlight was the helicopter shot in front of its synonym, Mahendra Singh Dhoni, as Mumbai Indians humbled Chennai Super Kings by 37 runs in the IPL on Wednesday.
France, Germany and Luxembourg test borderless, driverless tech: First they snubbed the driver, now the borders — autonomous cars were given an international road test on Wednesday at a new centre in the symbolically significant town of Schengen in Luxembourg.
Use the smartphone to unwind? Study says it may be bad for your health: Using your smartphone to relax and pass time may be associated with negative feelings, lack of control and a reduced sense of purpose in life, a study warns.
Once ignored India’s handloom becoming latest trend among millennials: Being part of India’s legacy and timeless traditions, handloom weaving has sustained and grown over the years by transfer of skills from one generation to another.