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PM Modi to leave for 11th BRICS summit in Brazil

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be in Brasilia, Brazil on 13th – 14th November 2019 to attend the 11th BRICS summit. The theme of the BRICS summit this year is “Economic Growth for an Innovative Future.” This will be the sixth time that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be participating ... Read More »

President Kovind to participate in Prakash Parv 

Guru Nanak Dev Ji spent more than 15 years at Sultanpur Lodhi in Kapurthala district and that is where he attained enlightenement.  Many cities in Punjab are preparing for Prakash Parv celebrations. The Golden Temple in Amritsar has been decorated with flowers. Nagar Kirtan was also taken out on Monday ... Read More »

12 killed in train accident in Bangladesh

The accident occurred at Mondobhag Railway Station in Kasba upazila of Brahmanbaria where two intercity trains Chattogram-bound Udayan Express from Sylhet and Dhaka-bound Turna Nishita from Chattogram collided head-on around 3 in the morning on Tuesday. The local police said that eight bodies have been recovered from the spot and ... Read More »

550th birth anniversary of Guru Nank Dev being celebrated today

President Kovind will also be part of the festivities at the main event  at Sultanpur Lodhi in Kapurthala district of Punjab. Celebrations to mark Prakash Parv have begun across the country. Gurudwaras are decorated and kirtans are being held. Guru Nanak Dev spent more than 15 years at Sultanpur Lodhi in ... Read More »

Democrats release new batch of testimony from Trump impeachment inquiry

The first public hearings in the investigation are set for Wednesday and Friday. The Democratic-led U.S. House of Representatives committees leading the impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump released a transcript of a Pentagon official’s testimony as Trump continued to see over the investigation. Trump is threatened with removal from ... Read More »

IAEA confirms Iran’s latest nuclear enrichment

Speaking at the United Nations, the acting director-general of the International Atomic Energy Agency outlined Tehran’s latest breaches of its 2015 nuclear deal with major powers. IAEA also released a report on the subject. Iran is overstepping the deal’s limits on its nuclear activities one after the other in response ... Read More »

Syria: 5 killed as 3 bomb explode in Qamishli

The wounded included four security force members, it said, describing the blasts as a “terrorist operation”. With the Kurdish YPG militia at its forefront, the Syrian Democratic Forces defeated Islamic State across much of north and east Syria with U.S. help. But a series of bomb attacks have struck towns ... Read More »

HRD Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank launches 3 books on Guru Nanak Dev

प्रकाश पर्व के मौके पर ऐतिहासिक कस्बे सुलतानपुर लोधी में भी कार्यक्रम आयोजित किए जा रहे हैं। प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी 9 नवंबर को डेरा बाबा नानक सीमा पर गलियारे का उद्घाटन करेंगे। वहीं इस मौके पर भारत – पाकिस्तान के बीच ऐतिहासिक करतारपुर गलियारे के ज़रिए करतारपुर दरबार साहिब की ... Read More »

PM Modi inaugurate historic Kartarpur Corridor

Addressing a gathering at Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur after inaugurating the Kartarpur Corridor today PM Modi said it will be easy to pay obeisance at Darbar Sahib Gurudwara after the opening of Kartarpur Corridor. He also thanked Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan for understanding India’s sentiment.Asserting that he is fortunate ... Read More »

Hong Kong police detain seven pro-democracy lawmakers

A police statement said three of the lawmakers had been charged with obstructing the local assembly session on May 11 over a now-shelved China extradition bill that sparked five months of protests. The others were ordered to turn up at police stations to face arrest. Read More »