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Campaigning ends for Karnataka Assembly Polls

Continuing with his efforts to directly address the various wings of the party in poll bound Karnataka via the Namo app, Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the SC, ST, OBC and Slum Morcha Karyakartas on Thursday. Prime Minister said that BJP has always believed in equality and is committed to ... Read More »

15th Asia Media Summit begins in New Delhi

Information and Broadcasting minister Smriti Irani on Thursday delivered the inaugural address at 15th Asia Media Summit in New Delhi. The theme of the two-day Summit is  ‘Telling Our Stories – Asia and More.’ Represenatives from 29 countries are participating in the Summit. An array of issues including media business ... Read More »

EAM Sushma Swaraj leaves on a 2-day visit to Myanmar

During her Myanmar visit, the External affairs minister will hold discussions on various bilateral issues and also review the progress made on the agreements and decisions taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to the country in September last year. Read More »

‘Language on social media cause of concern’

At the Summit, Union IT minister Ravi Shankar Prasad said the government will not allow India to become a centre for data pilferage. In the backdrop of Cambridge Analytica scam, Minister’s comment once again reinforces the resolve of the centre in protecting the privacy of the citizens. Ravi Shankar Prasad ... Read More »

Last day of campaigning in Karnataka

The voting for Assembly elections will take place on May 12. As the few hours left for campaigning, top leaders of different political parties are making last ditch efforts to woo the voters. Continuing with his efforts to directly address the various wings of the party in poll bound karnataka ... Read More »

15th Asia Media Summit begins in Delhi

The theme of the two-day Summit is  ‘Telling Our Stories – Asia and More.’ Represenatives from 29 countries are participating in the Summit. An array of issues including media business models in new era and emerging technologies in broadcasting will be discussed during the two-day long summit. At the occasion, ... Read More »

Govt issues orders for extending assistance to sugarcane farmers

The said assistance shall be paid directly to the farmers on behalf of the mills and be adjusted against the cane price payable due to the farmers against Fair and Remunerative Price including arrears relating to previous years. The total assistance would be about Rs 1540 crore which will directly benefit ... Read More »

New fissures after volcano eruptions may bring more threat

Video shared with Reuters showed huge flames burning from the fissures, appearing before mass amounts of lava deposits in residential Leilani Estates in Puna district. U.S. Geological Survey said “a large explosion in Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano on Wednesday may mark the beginning of more violent, explosive eruptions that could spray ... Read More »

PM to embark on a 2-day State visit to Nepal tomorrow

In the first leg of his visit, the Prime Minister will arrive at Janakpur. He will visit historic Janaki temple and offer special prayer. PM will leave for Kathmandu later, where he will be given ceremonial reception.  Prime Minister will call on Vice President Nanda Bahadur Pun and President Bidya ... Read More »

Asia Media Summit begins in Delhi

The two-day summit will discuss an array of issues including media business models in new era and emerging technologies in broadcasting. The theme of the Summit is ‘Telling our Stories – Asia and More’, represenatives from 40 countries are participating in the Summit. The AMS 2018, an annual summit of ... Read More »

BoI files lawsuit against Nirav Modi in Hong Kong court

Bank of India is the second lender bank to file a recovery law suit in the Hong Kong court since third week of April. Earlier, Punjab National Bank had moved a recovery writ in a Hong Kong court against Nirav Modi for an amount over five million US Dollars.  India has ... Read More »

London HC: Mallya assets can be seized in Britain

The high court judge, who upheld a worldwide freeze order and ruled in favour of 13 Indian state-owned banks to recover funds amounting to nearly 1.145 billion pounds in a judgment, took note of the fact that the 62-year-old businessman is contesting his extradition to India relating to “alleged financial ... Read More »

Walmart buys 77% stake in Flipkart for $16 billion

United States retail giant Walmart will buy 77% stake in India’s Flipkart for 16 billion dollars.   Walmart’s Krish Iyer will be the CEO of the company which will continue to be based out of Bengaluru. Walmart and Flipkart will remain separate brands and the Indian e-commerce company will have ... Read More »

Praneeth advances at Australian Open Badminton 

The second-seeded Indian needed only 45 minutes to chalk out a 21-17, 21-14 verdict over his unseeded opponent. Praneeth will meet Maulana Panji Ahmad of Indonesia in the next round on Thursday. Praneeth faced resistance from his opponent in the early stages of the first game before opening up a five-point lead at 8-3. ... Read More »

Row over mystery voter IDs seizure in Bengaluru

Election campaign in Karnataka is at its peak in the last phase and political parties are going all out to win the people’s trust. However, with just 3 days to go for the polls, a massive controversy rocked Karnataka after nearly 10,000 “fake” voter ID cards were seized from a ... Read More »

Nepal: Preparations to welcome PM Modi in full swing

In the first leg of his visit PM Modi will arrive at Janakpur on Friday. He will visit historic Janaki temple and offer special prayer. Later Prime Minister Modi will be accorded a civic reception by the Janakpur Sub-Metropolitan City. In the afternoon PM will leave for Kathmandu, where he ... Read More »

Preparations to welcome PM Modi in Nepal in full swing

In the first leg of his visit PM Modi will arrive at Janakpur on Friday. He will visit historic Janaki temple and offer special prayer. Later Prime Minister Modi will be accorded a civic reception by the Janakpur Sub-Metropolitan City. In the afternoon PM will leave for Kathmandu, where he ... Read More »