Rajnath Singh flags off special plogging awareness drive at Delhi Cantonment: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh flagged off a special plogging awareness drive at Delhi Cantonment, today. Plogging is a combination of jogging with picking up litter. Defence Ministry is observing Plastic Se Raksha, Swachhata-Hi-Suraksha at more than 400 locations across the country. The program is aimed at creating awareness among the people to collect plastic waste from the surroundings.
PM Modi addresses meeting of DGPs, IGPs of all states in Pune: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today addressed a meeting of DGPs and IGPs of all states in Pune. He had a day long interaction with them in C.V.Raman Auditorium of Indian Institute of Science Education and Research.
President Kovind stresses the need for making justice accessible to all: President Ram Nath Kovind has stressed the need for making justice accessible to all. Addressing the inaugural function of the new building of Rajasthan High Court in Jodhpur today, Mr. Kovind urged judicial community to work for providing justice on time. He emphasized the need to provide legal service free of cost to needy and deprived people of the society.
25 protesters killed as gunmen attacked anti-govt demonstrators in Baghdad: At least 25 protesters were killed and over 130 injured, when unidentified gunmen attacked anti-government demonstrators in Baghdad on Friday night.
No let-up in French strikes with fresh turmoil expected: France was on Saturday expecting its most serious nationwide strike in years to paralyse the country over the weekend, with unions warning the turmoil would last well into next week.
India leads medal tally at 13th South Asian Games: India has crossed the 100 gold medal mark at 13th South Asian Games in Nepal. On the seventh day of competitions today India further consolidated its top position and breached 200 mark in overall medal tally. India has so far clinched 214 medals comprising 110 gold, 69 silver and 35 bronze.