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PM Sheikh Hasina launches e-passport facility in Bangladesh

Inaugurating the facility of e-passport in Dhaka, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina said that e-passport is a gift to the nation in the Mujib centenary year.  She said that it will brighten the image of the country in the digital world.  Speaking about the steps taken to facilitate passport and visa ... Read More »

Union ministers visit J&K as part of wider public outreach programme

They include Purushottam Rupala, Kailash Choudary, G. Kishen Reddy, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Prahalad Singh Patel, Renuka Singh, Arjun Munda, Kishan Pal Singh Gujjar, Som Prakash, Thawar Chand Gehlot, Sanjay Dhotre, Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Faggan Singh Kulasthe and Rao Saheb Patil Danve.   The ministers are visiting RS Pura, Chakramgarh, Ganderbal ... Read More »

President Kovind confers Rashtriya Bal Puraskar

The Bal Puraskar is given by government every year to recognize exceptional achievements of children in various fields. These fields are innovation, scholastic achievements, social service, arts and culture, sports and bravery. Twenty-two children who were selected for National Bravery Awards also received the awards from the President.  Read More »

Efforts to contain spread of Coronavirus continue in China

As of Tuesday, a total of 440 cases of pneumonia caused by the novel coronavirus had been reported in China and neighbouring countries. 2 cases confirmed in Thailand ans 1 each in Japan and South Korea. Meanwhile, Emergency Committee of World Health Organisation, WHO, has convened a meeting under International ... Read More »

PM Modi to chair 32nd interaction through PRAGATI

In the previous thirty-one interactions of PRAGATI, projects worth over twelve lakh crores have been reviewed by the Prime Minister. In the last PRAGATI meeting, nine projects worth over 61 thousand crore rupees related to 16 states and the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir were taken up for discussion. ... Read More »

Scrutiny of nomination papers for Delhi Polls

As per the Chief Electoral Officer of Delhi, total 1,029 candidates including 842 men and 187 women filed the nominations. On the last day, a total of 806 nominations were received from 670 male candidates and 136 female candidates. Scrutiny of nomination papers is to be held today and the ... Read More »

Nomination process for Delhi Assembly elections end

Tuesday marked the last day of filing nominations for Delhi polls. Prominant leaders of most of the political parties filed nomination. Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal filed his nomination from  New Delhi constituency. BJP has feilded delhi unit , youth wing President Sunil Yadav against the Chief Minister. While Congress has ... Read More »

Union Ministers continue to visit Jammu & Kashmir

The Union Ministers are constantly visiting Jammu and Kashmir to promote and disseminate information about the implementation of the policies and programs being made for the all-round development of the Union Territory. On Tuesday, the fourth day of the campaign, the Union ministers reached different areas and interacted with the ... Read More »

No withdrawal of CAA despite opposition’s protests: HM Amit Shah

BJP’s awareness campaign regarding the revised citizenship law continues. Union Home Minister Amit Shah was in Lucknow on Tuesday. He addressed a rally in support of the new law, saying unambiguously that the CAA grants citizenship, and does not take away anyone’s citizenship. He also said that the CAA is ... Read More »

Six people killed in Nepal road mishap

The incident occurred Tuesday afternoon when a truck ferrying over 40 people drove off the road in Nilkantha municipality area.  Most of the injured have been brought to Kathmandu for treatment.  The passengers were returning home after visiting local Dhola Mandali temple at Jwalamukhi rural municipality. Read More »

Eight tourists from Kerala found dead in Nepal resort

Nepal Police spokesperson Shailesh Thapa Kshetri told our Kathmandu correspondent that 15 Indian tourists had checked into a resort in Daman last night.  They had booked four rooms but eight of them stayed in one room and turned on a gas heater to keep warm.  Kshetri said all eight people ... Read More »