BJP led NDA begins process of formation of Govt: Prime Minister Narendra Modi calls on President Ram Nath Kovind; PM tenders his resignation alongwith his council of ministers; President requests Prime Minister and his council to continue till the new government assumes office; Union Council of Ministers chaired by the Prime Minister recommends dissolution of 16th Lok Sabha.
Zakir Musa killed in encounter in South Kashmir’s Tral: Big success for security forces in fight against terror in Jammu and Kashmir; Chief of an Al-Qaeda affiliate Zakir Musa killed in an encounter.
16 killed in Surat fire; PM asks state govt to provide all assistance: Sixteen dead as major fire engulfs two floors of a Commercial complex in Surat; 15 people injured; Prime Minister expressed grief over the incident.
Government bans Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh and its manifestations: Government of India vide notification dated 23rd May, 2019 has banned the Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh or Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen India or Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Hindustan and all its manifestations under clause (a) of sub-section (1) of section 35 of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967 with immediate effect.
Indian Delegation participates in Second SCO Mass Media Forum at Bishkek: The Second Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Mass Media Forum is being held at Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan from 23-26 May, 2019; A Delegation from I&B Ministry comprising of TVK Reddy, Addl. Director General and Ankur Lahoty, Asst. Director is representing India at the Forum.
PM continues to receive congratulatory messages from world leaders: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi continued to receive congratulatory messages today from leaders across the world. These included telephone calls from H.E. Maithripala Sirisena, President of Sri Lanka; H.M. Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, the King of Saudi Arabia; H.E. Donald Trump, President of the United States; and H.E. Pushpa Kamal Dahal ‘Prachanda’, former Prime Minister of Nepal.
PM dedicates victory in Lok Sabha Polls to the people of the country: Prime Minister Narendra Modi accorded grand welcome at BJP headquarters in New Delhi; Dedicates the victory in Lok Sabha polls to the people of the country; BJP President Amit Shah thanks all party workers for their hard work.
Theresa May resigns as UK Prime Minister amid Brexit crisis: Fighting back tears, Theresa May said on Friday she would quit, setting up a contest that will install a new British prime minister who could pursue a cleaner break with the European Union.
IMF: US China trade dispute will jeopardize 2019 global growth: As tension continues between the two major economies of the world, the International Monetary Fund has come out with a report which stated that the escalating China-U.S. trade dispute will jeopardize global growth in 2019.