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Seven Curtin researchers recognised among the world’s best

Seven Curtin University researchers have been named among the world’s most influential scientists and social scientists in the 2019 Highly Cited Researchers list released by the Web of Science Group. The Curtin researchers recognised on the latest list includes John Curtin Distinguished Professor Zongping Shao, John Curtin Distinguished Professor Moses ... Read More »

Prez Kovind to reach Kerala today for 2-day visit

President Ram Nath Kovind will reach Kannur in Kerala today evening for a two-day visit. Mr Kovind will present the prestigious President’s Colour to the Indian Naval Academy at Ezhimala at a special function tomorrow. President’s Colour is a visible symbol of excellence and is earned through dedication and worthy ... Read More »

Retail inflation may average at around 4% in FY20: SBI Research

SBI research in its Ecowrap report has said that retail inflation may average at around 4% in the current fiscal year (FY20). It said surplus rainfall in August and September is likely to keep food and vegetable prices elevated going forward. In October, inflation based on the Consumer Price Index ... Read More »

Parliamentary Panel discusses situation in J-K and Ladakh

The Parliamentary Standing Committee has held a meeting on Home Affairs, which discussed the current situation in the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir(J-K), and Ladakh. In the meeting, Home Secretary Ajay Kumar Bhalla along with Additional Secretary of Jammu and Kashmir and other Home Ministry officers briefed the Committee ... Read More »

GoI to extend Visa-on-Arrival facility to UAE nationals

Government of India has decided to extend the Visa-on-Arrival facility to nationals of the United Arab Emirates. This facility, which came into effect yesterday, is aimed at further strengthening people to people and trade links as well as strategic ties between the two countries. Visa-on-Arrival is available to UAE nationals ... Read More »

PM Modi hopes for constructive debates in Parliament

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has expressed hope that both the Houses of Parliament will have constructive debates on ways to empower citizens and further India’s development. In a tweet after attending the all-party meeting, Mr Modi said this time the Rajya Sabha will mark its 250th Session. Mr Modi said ... Read More »