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Nobel Prize winner for Literature Naipaul, died at his home in London


London:12/8/18:  The British writer and , Vidiadhar Surajprasad Naipaul, died at his home in London at the age of 85, family sources said on Saturday. His wife, Lady Naipaul, who described the author as a giant in everything he achieved, said in a statement that “he died surrounded by all the people he loved, having lived a life full of ...

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President-elect of the United Nations General Assembly calls on Prime Minister

The UN General Assembly President Elect, Ms. Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces calling on the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, in New Delhi on August 10, 2018.

Newdelhi:10/11/18:Ms. Maria Fernanda Espinosa Garces, President-elect of the United Nations General Assembly called on Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today. Prime Minister congratulated Ms. Espinosa on her election to the post of President of the 73rd UN General Assembly. Ms. Espinosa shared her priorities for the upcoming session of the UN General Assembly. Prime Minister assured her of India’s full ...

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DRI busted Foreign Currency Smuggling Racket: Currencies worth Rs. 6.14 crore seized.


Newdelhi:8/8/18:Acting upon a specific input, the officers of Delhi Zonal Unit of the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI), Department of Revenue, Government of India has intercepted seven foreign nationals at the Departure Hall of T-3, IGI Airport, New Delhi and seized a huge amount of foreign currency from them. The recovery of foreign currency was made from their Checked-in Baggage ...

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MP and Chairman of Bangladesh Tariqat Federation meets MoS (Home)Kiren Rijiju


Newdelhi:6/8/18:The Member of Parliament and Chairman, the Bangladesh Tariqat Federation, Mr Al Haj Syed Nazibul Bashar Maizvandary, met the Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Kiren Rijiju here today. During the meeting, both sides discussed various issues of bilateral interest in social, political, cultural & economic domains and security related matters. Other issues such as connectivity to North Eastern ...

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Imran Khan may take oath of the office on the country’s Independence Day on August 14


Islamabad :4/8/18;’ Imran Khan, who is set to become Pakistan’s new Prime Minister, may take oath of the office on the country’s Independence Day on August 14, a media report said today. Khan’s Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) emerged as the single largest party in the July 25 elections, winning 116 National Assembly seats out of the contested 270 parliamentary constituencies. Earlier on ...

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3rd BRICS Film Festival concluded with India Day ‘Newton’ bags honour at BRICS Film Festival


Durban(South Africa)30/7/18:The 3rd BRICS Film Festival took place in Durban, South Africa, along with the International Durban Film Festival (DIFF) from 22-27th July, 2018. The last day of the festival was celebrated as India Country Day, followed by Awards and Closing Ceremony.   Awards won by Indian films in the 3rd BRICS Film Festival, Durban, South Africa Best Actress: Bhanita Das, Village Rockstars Best Film: Newton by Amit ...

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PM gifts cows to villagers as part of the Rwandan Government’s Girinka Programme

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi participating in the “Girinka” (one cow per poor family programme), during his visit to Rweru Model village, in Rwanda on July 24, 2018.
	The President of Rwanda, Mr. Paul Kagame is also seen.

Rwandan:24/7/18; Prime Minister Narendra Modi today gifted 200 cows to villagers who do not yet own a cow, under the Rwandan Government’s Girinka Programme. The function to mark the handing over of cows was held at Rweru Model Village, in the presence of Rwandan President Paul Kagame. Speaking on the occasion, the Prime Minister appreciated the Girinka Programme, and President ...

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First Meeting of India-Bangladesh Joint Committee on Border Haats Held in Agartala


Agratala:23/7/18;The first meeting of the India-Bangladesh Joint Committee on Border Haats was held on 22-23 July 2018 inAgartala, Tripura. In the meeting both sides noted the positive impact of Border Haats on the livelihoods of the people living in areas adjoining the Haats. Extensive discussionswere held on issues related to review of operations of the four functional Border Haats and ...

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, will pay a State Visit to Republic of Rwanda

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi emplanes for Rwanda, Uganda and South Africa from New Delhi on July 23, 2018.

Newdelhi:23/7/18;Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi, will pay a State Visit to Republic of Rwanda (23-24 July), Republic of Uganda (24-25 July) and Republic of South Africa (25-27 July). This will be the first visit by an Indian Prime Minister to Rwanda and the first visit by our Prime Minister to Uganda in over 20 years. The visit to South Africa is ...

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China is waging a “quiet kind of cold war” against the United States


Aspen 21/7/18; China is waging a “quiet kind of cold war” against the United States, using all its resources to try to replace America as the leading power in the world, a top CIA expert on Asia has said.Beijing doesn’t want to go to war, he said, but the current communist government, under President Xi Jingping, is subtly working on multiple ...

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