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  • Ramachandra Guha resigns as BCCI Administrator

    Historian Ramachandra Guha who was appointed by the Supreme Court as one of the four administrators of BCCI, today informed the court that he had resigned from the post due to personal reasons.  A vacation bench of Justices M M Shantanagoudar and Deepak Gupta was informed by Guha’s counsel that he had tendered his resignation […]

    PM Modi pays floral tributes to WW-II victims at Piskarevskoe

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid floral tributes to the victims of the World War II at the historic Piskarevskoe Memorial Cemetery in St Petersburg, the cultural capital of Russia. Ahead of summit level talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin today, PM drove to the monument on the north-eastern outskirts of the city that holds […]

    Petrol price hiked by Rs 1.23/litre, diesel by 89 paise

    Petrol price has been raised by one rupee 23 paise per litre and diesel by 89 paise a litre in sync with rising international fuel rates. The new rates came into effect last midnight. Announcing this, Indian Oil Corporation said, the rates have been hiked excluding local state levies or VAT and actual increase will […]

    J&K: Two militants killed in encounter with security forces in Sopore

    In Jammu and Kashmir, two terrorists, who were holed up in a house at Sopore in Baramulla district, have been killed, an Army official said. A police official informed that security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation in Natipora area of Sopore at around 3:30 am after receiving information about the presence of militants there. During […]

    India, Spain should strengthen bilateral cooperation to fight terrorism: PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that India and Spain should strengthen their bilateral cooperation in the fight against terrorism as both the nations have faced the security challenge. Talking to mediapersons about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Spain visit, MEA Spokesperson Gopal Baglay said Mr. Modi and Spanish President Mariano Rajoy discussed the issue of […]

    Pakistan violates ceasefire in two sectors in J-K

    Pakistan today violated the ceasefire by shelling mortars and opening fire on forward posts along the LoC in Rajouri and Poonch districts of Jammu and Kashmir, drawing retaliation from Indian troops. The exchange of fire was going on when last reports came in. “Pakistan Army resorted to mortar shelling and firing on forward posts along […]

    PM Modi to attend 18th Indo-Russia Annual Summit today

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the 18th Indo-Russia Annual Summit today. He arrived in Russian city of St.Petersberg last night after visiting Spain. The summit envisages a closer economic ties between the two countries as Mr. Modi and Russian President Vladimir Putin will interact with the business leaders and review the decisions taken during […]

    India to sign Multilateral Convention against tax evasion by companies

    The Cabinet on Wednesday approved India’s signing of the Multilateral Convention to implement Tax treaty related measures to prevent tax evasion by companies through base erosion and profit shifting. Such tax evasion is done through tax planning strategies that exploit gaps and mismatches in tax rules in different countries to artificially shift profits to low […]

    Palestinian President in India: Bilateral issues on agenda

    Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas is in India on a four-day visit. The visit will provide an opportunity for reviewing the entire gamut of bilateral relations, the Middle East peace process, and regional and international issues. A delegation-level discussion between President Abbas and Prime Minister Modi will be held on May 16. During his trip to […]

    Ceasefire violations by Pakistan

    Pakistani troops violated ceasefire agreement third time in the last 24 hours on the Line of Control in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir.  Indian forces gave befitting reply after Pakistani troops fired 82 mm Mortars and automatic weapons. Intermittent firing was going on; when reports last came in. There is no report of any […]