Farmers begin march towar

- November 30, 2018

After braving the night’s cold at Ramlila Maidan, farmers, who have gathered in the national Capital from across the country, will march towards Parliament street for a rally on Friday morning. Many farmer leaders will address the gathering at the street next to iconic Jantar Mantar, once the site for dissent in central Delhi. Representatives from political

Curtains down for Goa Fil

- November 29, 2018

The valedictory ceremony for the 49th edition of International Film Festival of India (IFFI), Goa got off to a glittering start at the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor Stadium, in Taleigaon, Goa. Union Tourism Minister K. J. Alphons graced the closing ceremony. Indian cine celebrities Anil Kapoor, Rakul Preet, Chitrangada Singh, Diana Penty and Keerthi Suresh walked

Saudi India Business meet

- November 29, 2018

Saudi-India Business meeting was held with Council of Saudi Chambers during the visit of the Indian Infrastructure & Housing delegation to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The Saudi delegation was headed by Kamel S. Almunajjed, Chairman of Saudi Indian Business Council and the Indian side was led by Manoj K Bharti, Additional Secretary, ED Division,

Ex Economic Advisor slams

- November 29, 2018

Demonetisation was a massive, draconian, monetary shock that accelerated economic slide to 6.8 per cent in the seven quarters after it against the 8 per cent recorded prior to the notes ban, says former Chief Economic Advisor or CEA Arvind Subramanian. Breaking his silence on the November 8, 2016 decision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi,

Pak PM reaffirms his desi

- November 28, 2018

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan today said that his government and army were both intent on establishing a "civilised relationship" with India, and claimed that the Kashmir dispute can be resolved through talks and a healthy respect for humanity.        "Whenever I travelled to India, people would tell me that the Pakistan army

Nirmala Sitharaman lauds

- November 28, 2018

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has formally launched ‘Mission Raksha Gyan Shakti’. The event showcased salient inventions and innovations achieved by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Defence Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs) and Ordnance Factories (OFs) which have resulted in successful filing of Intellectual Property Right (IPR) applications. Sitharaman also felicitated some of the scientists, who

Culture Ministry to celeb

- November 28, 2018

Gandhi Smriti and Darshan Samiti (GSDS), functioning under Ministry of Culture will be organising a 3 day ‘South Asia Regional Youth Peace Conference’ in partnership with UNESCO- MGIEP and Standing Together to Enable Peace from November 28-30, 2018. The conference will be held at Gandhi Darshan, Rajghat, Delhi. The conference is being organized to mark

VP calls for Intl bodies

- November 28, 2018

The Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has called for United Nations and other Multilateral Organisations to chalk out strategy to extradite economic fugitives. He was addressing the CITI Global Textiles Conclave 2018, organised to commemorate CITI Diamond Jubilee celebrations. The Union Minister for Textiles Smriti Irani and other dignitaries were present on the occasion. The

Foreign Minister of Maldi

- November 28, 2018

Mr Abdulla Shahid, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Maldives, called on the President of India Ram Nath Kovind, at Rashtrapati Bhavan today. Welcoming Mr Shahid and his delegation to India, the President said that India and Maldives enjoy a uniquely special, close and friendly relationship. The government of India’s vision of inclusive development also

President receives first

- November 28, 2018

The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, received the first copy of the book “Making of New India: Transformation under Modi Government”, from Arun Jaitley, Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs. Jaitley formally released it at a function held at Rashtrapati Bhavan.  Speaking on the occasion, the President said that contemporary governance has played a vital role