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  • India remains committed to peace, prosperity & stability in Afghanistan: S Jaishankar

    External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has assured Afghan peace negotiator Abdullah Abdullah that India remains committed to peace, prosperity and stability in Afghanistan. In a tweet, Mr Jaishankar said, during the meeting, a good discussion was held on  bilateral cooperation and regional issues. Mr Jaishankar also welcomed his insights and perspectives on recent developments. Dr […]

    Low Pressure Area forms over north Andaman Sea: IMD

    A low pressure area has formed over the north Andaman Sea and its neighbourhood today. A bulletin by the India Meteorology Department in Chennai said the weather system is likely to move northwestwards and concentrate into a depression over the central Bay of Bengal in the next 24 hours. It is expected to have a […]

    India Post commences celebration of National Postal Week

    India Post has commenced celebration of National Postal Week from World Post Day, today. Communications Ministry said, the purpose of World Post Day is to create awareness of the role of the postal sector in people’s and businesses’ everyday lives and its contribution to social and economic development.  The Ministry said, Department of Posts celebrates […]

    President, PM, other senior leaders pay their last respects to Union Minister & LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan

    President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi have paid their last respects to Union Minister and LJP leader Ram Vilas Paswan. Mr Kovind visited the residence of the departed leader this morning to pay tributes.  Prime Minister Mr Modi also visited the residence and met family members of Ram Vilas Paswan.  Union Ministers […]

    Fraternal ties with Bangladesh India’s Highest Priority: High Commissioner Vikram Doraiswami

    PicsThe newly appointed High Commissioner of India to Bangladesh, Vikram Doraiswami has said that the fraternal ties with Bangladesh is one of India’s highest priorities. Speaking to the media after presenting his credentials to the President of Bangladesh in Dhaka on Thursday, Vikram Doraiswami emphasised that he will spare no effort to promote the existing […]

    COVID recoveries in country witness more than new cases for three continuous weeks

    The country is witnessing a steady fall in the number of active COVID cases incessantly for the past three weeks. The number of patients infected by the Corona virus has been maintained below the 10 lakh mark by constant, active and effective intervention of the Health Ministry. In the last 24 hours, with around 78 thousand recoveries […]

    I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar slams Congress for targeting media

    Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar slammed the Congress for allegedly targeting the media and said trampling on media freedom will not be tolerated by the people of India. His reaction came yesterday after the Mumbai Police claimed to have arrested few people in alleged Television Rating Points (TRP) manipulation. Mr. Javadekar said that free press is […]

    President, PM, MIB condole demise of Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan

    President Ram Nath Kovind extended condolences to the family and supporters of the deceased Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan.  He said, with the demise of Mr. Paswan, the nation has lost a visionary leader.  Mr. Kovind remembered him as one of the most active and longest-serving members of parliament. He said, Mr. Paswan was the voice […]

    Govt starts procurement of Kharif Crops at MSP in full swing

    Government has started procurement of Kharif Crops at Minimum Support Price (MSP) in full swing. So far, approval has been accorded for procurement of over 20 lakh 37 thousand metric tonne of paddy benefitting nearly 1 lakh 70 thousand farmers across the country. The procurement this year has been reported to be 33 per cent […]

    Union Minister Ram Vilas Paswan passes away; Cremation to take place in Patna tomorrow

    Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan passed away in New Delhi on Thursday evening. He was 74. The Lok Janshakti Party founder and Minister for Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution had recently undergone a heart operation at a private hospital. He was elected to Lok Sabha eight times and also held the record of winning […]