National plan for better implementation of programmes for States and UTs: Union Minister for Women and Child Development Smriti Irani has announced that her Ministry along with NITI Aayog will prepare a framework for a national plan for States and Union Territories.
Delhi NCR air quality continues to remain severe: The air quality in the National Capital Region continues to be in a severe category. According to the Central Pollution Control Board, the Air Quality Index, AQI was recorded 463 this evening
PM Modi stresses need to focus on trade and investment among BRICS nations: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed on the need to focus on trade and investment among BRICS nations. Addressing BRICS Plenary Session at Brasilia today, PM Modi said that intra- BRICS trade is only 15 per cent of the world trade.
SC rejects review petitions seeking Rafale probe: The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected a batch of review petitions seeking a court-monitored probe into the procurement of 36 Rafale fighter jets, saying the pleas were without merit.
Sabarimala case: SC refers matter to larger bench: Supreme Court on Thursday said that restrictions on women in religious places were not limited to Sabarimala alone and was prevalent in other religions as well.
Delhi schools to be shut till Nov 15 due to rising pollution levels: Schools in the national capital will remain closed on Thursday and Friday in view of deteriorating air quality.
PM Modi holds bilaterals on the sidelines of BRICS Summit: Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds bilateral meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Brasilia; PM says Indo-Russia relations are progressing in the right direction courtsey frequent top-level meets; PM Modi also held bilaterals with leaders of Brazil & China.
Sri Lanka: Campaigning for Presidential elections ends: In Sri Lanka, the campaigning for Presidential elections ended midnight with both main candidates addressing election rallies till late evening and expressing confidence for victory.
PM Modi calls business leaders from BRICS nations to invest in India: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called upon business leaders from the BRICS nations to invest in India, particularly in infrastructure development.
39th India International Trade Fair begins today: 39th India International Trade Fair will begin on Thursday at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi.
Air India disinvestment soon: CMD Ashwani Lohani: Disinvestment process for Air India to begin soon; Air India CMD Ashwani Lohani says disinvestment will be in the interest of Air India.
Arsene Wenger Named FIFA’s Development Chief: Former Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger ended all speculations of his move to managerless Bayern Munich after being named FIFA’s chief of global football development on Wednesday.
Nadal produces stunning comeback to beat Medvedev in ATP Finals: World no. 1 Rafael Nadal produced an incredible fightback to beat Russian Daniil Medvedev and keep his ATP Finals hopes alive on Wednesday. Nadal saved a match point at 1-5 down in the decider before winning 6-7, 6-3, 7-6.