18: 17 pm PM Modi interacted with over 170 young IAS officers who were recently appointed Asst Secretaries in Govt of India. He encouraged them to share their experiences of field training&discussed elements of good governance, including Jan Bhagidaari & optimal utilisation of resources.
Last year India celebrated 70 years of its Independence. The country has come a long way from being a colonised nation to one of the fastest developing nations in the world.
New Delhi: The Union Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs on Wednesday approved Minimum Support Price (MSP) for summer-sown crops for the year 2018-19, which will provide farmers a profit of 50 per cent or more over the cost of production.
New Delhi: The External Affairs Ministry has not received any communication from the Malaysian government regarding the deportation of controversial Islamic preacher Zakir Naik to India, official sources said today.
Mumbai: Zakir Naik, the controversial Islamic preacher who has been staying abroad to evade arrest in various cases in India, today said he would not return home till he felt “safe from unfair prosecution”. Naik’s statement, issued through his PRO here, came amid reports that he was being deported to India from Malaysia.
New Delhi: Taiwanese smartphone maker ASUS on Wednesday launched its latest flagship smartphone ZenFone 5Z in India at a starting price of Rs 29,999. The smartphone is powered by Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 chipset, coupled with 8GB RAM and 256GB internal storage.
New Delhi: Amid a spate of lynchings purportedly triggered by messages on its platform, WhatsApp today said it is “horrified” by the “terrible acts of violence”, and outlined steps being taken by the company to curb abuse of the messaging platform.
England may have shown heroics against Australia in the previous series, but they failed to repeat the same performance against India yesterday and lost the first T20I match by 8 wickets. With Kuldeep Yadav’s 5 wickets for 24 runs, India were able to restrict England to a score of 159-8.
Indias aviation industry traces its roots to December 1940, when industrialist Walchand Hirachand established Hindustan Aircraft Limited (HAL) in Bangalore (now Bengaluru), with American technical assistance and capital and land provided by the Mysore government. Soon after the outbreak of WW II, the Indian government, realising the strategic significance of this enterprise, bought a one-third stake in HAL.
Singapore: Singapore looks forward to a period of sustained cooperation and engagement with India as there are tremendous opportunities for growth and development for both countries, the city state’s Senior Minister of State Dr Janil Puthucheary said.
You read with a mixture of alarm and scepticism, the poll report by the London-based Thomson Reuters Foundation that India is the most dangerous country in the world for women, beating Afghanistan, Syria, Somalia, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan.
India has been tolerating Pakistan-sponsored terror for far too long. It is time we put our foot down and show Pakistan that enough is enough. Not just Pakistan but the world at large has begun taking India’s diatribes against the neighbour for acts of terror as routine. We are being taken for granted.
Kathmandu: Two Indian pilgrims one from Andhra Pradesh and another from Kerala, who had gone to Kailash Mansarovar Yatra, died in Nepal when they were returning from the pilgrimage.
New Delhi: India tagged Pakistan as a “hub of terrorism” at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) and stated that its “cynical” attempts to spread a false narrative about Jammu and Kashmir will never succeed.
Kolkata: The longest total lunar eclipse of this century would be visible from all parts of the country on July 27. The celestial body would also be tinged with a reddish hue, a phenomenon popularly referred to as a ‘blood moon’. Director, Research and Academic, MP Birla Institute of Fundamental Research, MP Birla Planetarium, Debiprosad Duari told PTI, “Viewers in India are lucky since the eclipse, both partial and the total, will
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the proposed grand opposition alliance is merely a “grand race” by his rivals to be the prime minister and is driven by “personal survival and power politics”. In an interview to Swarajya magazine, he said the opposition has no agenda except to remove him and that “hatred for Modi” is their “sole gluing force” as he expressed confidence that people
Virat Kohli and team will take on England in the 1st T20 International (T20I), which will start off a long and testing series which includes three T20Is, three One-day Internationals (ODIs) and five Test matches.
Mumbai: Nine young cancer survivors have been selected by Tata Memorial Hospital (TMH) to represent India in the World Children’s Winners Games in Russia, this week. Of these short-listed nine survivors, seven are from Mumbai, while the other two are from Hyderabad and Uttar Pradesh.
India is one of the strong teams in cricket today, and they have played some memorable matches not just in their hometown but outside the country, here are some of the memorable matches of India which they played in the English soil.
New Delhi: Reliance Jio has alleged that tender norms mandating the use of 2G technology for government-funded mobile service projects will favour incumbent operators and cause financial loss of around Rs 5,000 crore to the public exchequer, according to sources.