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  • Monday, October, 2019| Today's Market | Current Time: 06:17:40
  • Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo & Michael Kremer jointly win Nobel in Economics

    Indian-American Abhijit Banerjee, Esther Duflo and Michael Kremer jointly won the 2019 Nobel Economics Prize for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty. 58-year-old Banerjee was educated at the University of Calcutta, Jawaharlal Nehru University and Harvard University, where he received his PhD in 1988. He is currently the Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics […]

    PM Modi receives Chinese Prez Xi Jinping in Mamallapuram

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi received Chinese President Xi Jinping a short while ago at Arjuna’s penance in Mamallapuram for the much-awaited Second Informal summit between the two countries. Playing a perfect host, PM Modi took care of every minute details in entertaining the visiting dignitary. During the visit to the historical monuments, Prime Minister Modi […]

    PM urges people to avoid wasting food, water & conserve energy as a mission

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged the people not to waste food, and conserving energy and water. Speaking at a Dussehra event in the national capital yesterday evening, Mr Modi said that as a tribute to Mahatma Gandhi in his 150th birth anniversary year, people should take up the mission of not wasting food and […]

    India gets first Rafale acquired by Indian Air Force

    India has got the first Rafale Combat Jet acquired by the Indian Air Force. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today received the first Rafale combat jet aircraft at Production Unit of Dassault Aviation at Mérignac in France this evening. The ceremony coincides with the foundation day of the Indian Air Force as well as the Vijaya […]

    IAF celebrates its 87th anniversary today; Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman flies MiG Bison

    The Indian Air Force, IAF, is celebrating its 87th anniversary today. The IAF was founded on October 8, 1932. A grand function was held at the Air Force Station Hindan near Ghaziabad to celebrate the day. A scintillating air display by various aircraft was the hallmark of the Air Force Day Parade-cum-Investiture Ceremony. The display […]

    PM Modi to hold bilateral talks with Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina this morning

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold bilateral talks with his Bangladesh counterpart Sheikh Hasina in New Delhi this morning. The two leaders will discuss ways to strengthen bilateral ties. External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said, the talks will revolve around trade and connectivity, development cooperation, people to people contact, culture and other issues of […]

    A grateful nation pays homage to Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary today

    The Nation pays homage to the Father of the Nation, Mahatma Gandhi on his 150th birth anniversary today. A series of functions have been organized across the country and by Indian Missions abroad. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, Home Minister Amit Shah […]

    World looking at India as land of opportunities: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, the entire world is looking at India as a land of opportunities. In his address at the 56th convocation of the Madras IIT today, he said there has been a lot of optimism about the new India in the world, as he has perceived from his several interactions during […]

    PM Modi says innovation, technology & team work are three crucial pillars of tomorrow

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, three crucial pillars of tomorrow are innovations, technologies and teamwork. Addressing the convocation ceremony of IIT Madras, in Chennai today, the Prime Minister said India is aspiring to become a five trillion dollar economy and the aspirations of the IIT’ians and the youth will significantly contribute to achieving the target. He […]

    India has taken a lead in environmental protection: PM in Mann Ki Baat

    The government will organise Fit India Plogging Run on 2nd October across the country. It is a unique combination of picking up litter while jogging. In his Mann Ki Baat address on All India Radio today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi drew the nation’s attention towards plogging. He termed it as an innovative exercise to fulfil […]