JNU student Sharjeel Imam arrested in Bihar: JNU student Sharjeel Imam, who is accused of sedition arrested by Delhi Police in Bihar’s Jehanabad; Chief Minsiter Nitish Kumar says right to protest is fine but challenge to unity of India is unacceptable.
Delhi Assembly Elections: Campaigning gains momentum: With Delhi Assembly Elections round the corner, campaigning has reached its peak; political parties are leaving no stones unturned to woo voters.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reaffirms India’s firm resolve to tackle cross-border terrorism: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said India is fully capable of giving a firm response to cross-border terrorism, and strikes against terrorist attacks in 2016 and 2019 have demonstrated the nation’s firm resolve to defeat terrorism.
India & France to promote mutual cooperation in area of I&B: India and France have agreed to work together with mutual cooperation on new dimensions in the area of Information and Broadcasting.
Delhi police arrests Sharjeel Imam in Jehanabad: Delhi police arrested Sharjeel Imam from Jehanabad.
PM addresses NCC rally, says we have to work together for country’s development: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday attended the National Cadet Corps (NCC) rally at the Cariappa Parade ground in New Delhi .
In last 11 years, India’s area under potato rose by 19%, says PM in address at 3rd Global Potato Conclave: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the 3rd Global Potato Conclave at Gandhinagar, Gujarat through remote video conferencing on Tuesday.
Preparation for DefExpo 2020 underway; focus on digital transformation of the sector: Preparations are in full swing for the 11th edition of the biennial mega defence exhibition, DefExpo 2020, to be held at Uttar Pradesh’s capital Lucknow between February 5-9, 2020.
Lok Sabha Speaker writes to European Parliament President over joint motion for resolution against CAA: Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla on Monday wrote to European Parliament President David Maria Saassoli over the resolutions against Citizenship Amendment Act.
Corona virus: No case in India so far; Cabinet Secretary reviews preparedness: As alarm bells ring across the globe with the spread of Novel Corona virus, India prepares to combat its onslaught.
Bangladesh to allow formal education for Rohingya children: The Rohingya children living in refugee camps in Bangladesh will be allowed to receive formal education.
New Zealand PM Ardern sets September 19 as election date: New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has called an election for September 19, a contest that will test her popularity which soared after her response to a terror attack last year but has since taken a hit due to economic issues.
Australia readies for more bushfires with temperatures set to soar: Australian officials have warned communities in hard-hit eastern states to strengthen bushfire defenses as soaring temperatures and strong winds were set to return, threatening to reignite some blazes and start fresh ones.
Brazil downpour displaces 30,000; bracing for more rain: In Brazil, over 30,000 people have been displaced by heavy rains and 54 people killed and 18 others missing.
Sri Lanka takes preventive measures after confirmed case of corona virus: Sri Lankan government has suspended granting of on-arrival visa for Chinese travelers after a Chinese tourist was confirmed positive of coronavirus Monday evening.
PM Modi addresses 3rd Global Potato Conclave through video conferencing: Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the 3rd Global Potato Conclave at Gandhinagar, Gujarat through remote video conferencing on Tuesday.
Australian Open: Roger Federer in Semifinals: In Australian Open, Roger Federer overcomes tough challenge from American Tennys Sandgren, to make it to the last four; American Sofia Kenin and top seed Australian Ashley Barty reach women’s semis.
Australian Open: Leander loses in 2nd round of mixed doubles: Leander Paes competing in his last Australian Open failed to get going and lost in straight sets in the 2nd round of Mixed doubles in the first grand slam of the year.
Paceman Mark Wood shines as England beat SA to win series 3-1: England surged to a 191-run win in the fourth Test against South Africa to complete a 3-1 series victory – only their second overseas success in four years.
16th Mumbai International Film Festival (MIFF-2020) inaugurated: Much awaited by cinephiles across India and the world, the 16th MIFF-2020 (Mumbai International Film Festival for Documentary, Short Fiction and Animation films), inaugurated on Tuesday at Nehru Centre Auditorium, Worli, Mumbai.
Corona virus: Health teams deployed, separate wards at hospitals as India strengthens preparedness: In response to the confirmed case of Corona virus in Nepal, vigil has been strengthened at Panitanki in West Bengal, which is the entry point from Nepal.