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Human Rights record of Indian Army above board: Bipin Rawat

Army chief Bipin Rawat today dismissed recent report of United Nations cataloguing alleged human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir, saying it isn’t worth speaking about as it is “motivated”. He said, the human rights record of the Indian Army is absolutely above board.  Read More »

EAM Sushma Swaraj addresses Indian community in Paris

Swaraj, who arrived in Paris from Rome on Monday on the second leg of her four-nation tour, addressed the Indian diaspora at a reception organised in her honour. She said that Indians in every part of the world carry India and its civilisational ethos in their heart.She also addressed the ... Read More »

Indian embassy in Nepal gets ready for International Yoga Day

The Embassy of India organised a Yoga Camp in Kathmandu today to celebrate International Day of Yoga.  The programme started with a message from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Yoga day. Hundreds of people including representatives from various Yoga associations, friendship societies, film personalities, school children and officials of the embassy and their ... Read More »

Mithali becomes first Indian to score 2000 T20I runs

The 35-year-old right-hander from Jodhpur achieved the landmark after scoring a single off Oshadi Ranasinghe en route to her knock of 23 during India’s seven-wicket win over Sri Lanka in the Women’s Asia Cup T20 in Kuala Lumpur. She now has 2,015 runs in 75 matches. The ICC acknowledged Mitahli’s milestone ... Read More »

EAM Sushma Swaraj addresses Indian diaspora in South Africa

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who is on a five-day visit to South Africa, was given a civic reception by the Indian community at Pietermaritzburg, South Africa. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister said that India is a country of youth and under PM Modi’s leadership, the country is moving ... Read More »

Two BSF soldiers martyred, 10 injured as Pak targets Indian post

The heavy firing and mortar shelling from across the border in Pragwal area of Akhnoor and nearby Kanachak and Khour sectors also left 10 persons, including a policeman and a woman injured. Pakistan side resorted to unprovoked firing by targeting forward duty points at International Border (IB) in Pragwal around ... Read More »

PM Modi addresses Indian community in Jakarta

He said that as in 2014 people of India voted a person belonging to a poor background to power, in Indonesia too, people elected President Joko Widodo whose background is also humble. Prime Minister also spoke at length about the similarities between the two nations that bind them together. He ... Read More »

Archery: Indian Eves to play for Bronze medal today

Antalya: In Archery, the Recurve Women”s team of Deepika Kumari, Promila Daimary and Ankita Bhagat will play for Bronze medal on Saturday (May 26) against the archers of Chinese Taipei. On Friday, India opened its account at the second stage of the World Cup Stage II at Antalya in Turkey ... Read More »

Blast at Indian restaurant in Canada; 15 injured

Three persons suffered “critical blast injuries” and were rushed to a Toronto trauma centre, CBC news reported. The incident took place at ‘Bombay Bhel’ restaurant at around 10:30 PM (local time yesterday) in the area of Hurontario Street and Eglinton Avenue East, Peel paramedics said. Police are calling it “suspicious” ... Read More »

Indian film ‘Nakkash’ showcased at Cannes festival

The film was chosen by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) to represent the spirit of secularism in the country, a release issued by the movie’s director, Zaigham Imam said. Besides ‘Nakkash’, the Cannes festival, which commenced on May 8, saw Indian films like Nandita Das-directed and Nawazuddin Siddiqui ... Read More »

Shivangi Pathak becomes youngest Indian woman to scale Mount Everest

Managing Director of Seven Summit Treks, Mingma Sherpa told DD News Kathmandu correspondent that 16-year-old Shivangi successfully stood atop world’s highest mountain on Thursday morning. Born in Hisar of Haryana Shivangi climbed Mt Everest to spread the message that women could overcome any obstacle to achieve their goals. She was inspired by Arunima ... Read More »

Indian women’s hockey team play Japan in ACT opener 

The team led by experienced defender Sunita Lakra and vice-captain Savita eye a strong start against world no.12 Japan, who have in the past given India a hard fight, often challenging them with a structured defence. In the 2013 Asian Champions Trophy final, Japan had beaten India to emerge as ... Read More »