Beating Retreat ceremony at Delhi’s Vijay Chowk marked by traditional grandeur: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh, Chief of Defence General Bipin Rawat and three service chiefs and several other dignitaries are attended the ceremony.
Harsh Vardhan Shringla takes charge as new foreign secretary: Seasoned diplomat Harsh Vardhan Shringla, who last served as India’s envoy to the US, took charge as new foreign secretary on Wednesday for a fixed two-year term, succeeding Vijay Gokhale.
Nepal creates new Guinness World Record for organizing highest altitude Fashion Show on earth: Nepal has created a new Guinness World Record for organizing highest altitude Fashion Show on the earth
Second plenary Central Committee Meeting of NCP begins at Kathmandu from today: The second plenary Central Committee Meeting of ruling Nepal Communist Party (NCP) began at Kathmandu from today.
Coronavirus continues to wreck havoc in China: Coronavirus continues to wreck havoc in China as more than 6000 cases have been confirmed in China and 57 abroad in 14 countries.
India beat New Zealand in a thrilling super over in third T20 match: Rohit Sharma smashed consecutive sixes in the final two balls of the thrilling Super Over, leading India cricket team to their maiden T20 series win in New Zealand following a nerve-wracking finish in the third match at Seddon Park on Wednesday.
Simona Halep beats Anett Kontaveit to reach Australia Open semifinals: In Tennis, Simona Halep defeated Estonian Anett Kontaveit in just 53 minutes to race into the Australian Open semi-finals on Wednesday.