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  • Rashtrapati Bhavan, Mughal Gardens to remain close for public from Jan 25-27

    New Delhi : The Rashtrapati Bhavan and the Mughal Gardens will remain closed for public from 25th to 27th of this month due to rehearsals for the forthcoming Republic Day parade. An official release said, the change of guard ceremony will also not take place between 19th January and 2nd of February due to rehearsals […]

    PM Narendra Modi to visit Balangir in Odisha tomorrow

    New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Balangir in Odisha tomorrow to dedicate several developmental projects to the Nation. Mr Modi will dedicate Multi-Modal Logistics Park Jharsuguda and inaugurate a new railway line from Balangir-Bichupali. An official release said the Prime Minister will also lay the foundation stone for a permanent building at […]

    World class technology for housing infra is the need of the hour: Hardeep Puri

    New Delhi :Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Puri has said urbanization is taking place rapidly in India. Mr. Puri said, there is a need to have world-class technology for housing infrastructure development. Launching Global Housing Technology Challenge, GHTC-India in New Delhi today, Mr Puri called for sourcing technologies from all over the world […]

    Nageswara Rao’s appointment as interim CBI chief challenged in SC

    New Delhi : A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court challenging the appointment of M Nageshwar Rao as interim CBI Director. The petition, filed by an NGO, sought a direction to quash the January 10th order by the Centre appointing Mr Rao as the interim  Director of the CBI. The PIL has sought […]

    PM Narendra Modi receives first-ever Philip Kotler award

    New Delhi : Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today received the first-ever Philip Kotler Presidential award at his residence in New Delhi. The Award focuses on the triple-bottom-line of People, Profit and Planet.  As per the award citation, Mr Modi has been selected for his outstanding leadership for the nation. It said, his selfless service towards […]

    Union Minister Harshvardhan launches special weather services for Kumbh Mela

    Science and Technology Minister Dr Harshvardhan today launched the  special weather services for Kumbh Mela at a function in New Delhi. It will provide information about the prevailing weather condition  and forecasts to the people visiting Prayagraj during Kumbh Mela. For this purpose, four Automatic Weather stations have been installed at four locations at Prayagraj. […]

    Farmers across the country celebrating harvest festival on eve of Makar Sankranti

    Farmers from across the country begin celebrating the harvest festival on the eve of Makar Sankranti which is being celebrated today. The festival is seen as a celebration of the end of the winter and also marks the end of the winter harvest. The festival is known with different names in different parts of the […]

    India, Central Asia and Afghanistan are societies which are tolerant and plural: Sushma Swaraj

    India has reiterated its commitment to the economic reconstruction of Afghanistan and to promote an inclusive Afghan-led, Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled peace and reconciliation process in the country. India’s position was enunciated by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj at the historic India-Central Asia Dialogue at Samarkand in Uzbekistan with the participation of Afghanistan. The Dialogue focussed […]

    Kartapur Sahib Corridor is atonement of mistake that took place in August 1947: PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, Kartarpur Sahib corridor is an atonement of the mistake that took place in August 1947. Mr Modi was speaking after releasing a 350-rupee commemorative coin as part of the birth anniversary celebrations of 10th Sikh guru Guru Gobind Singh in New Delhi. He said now, devotees do not have […]

    Prez Kovind approves re-promulgation of Triple Talaq ordinance

    President Ram Nath Kovind has approved re-promulgation of the Triple Talaq ordinance. In a Ministry of Law and Justice notification, the government said, President Ram Nath Kovind has promulgated The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Ordinance, 2019. The ordinance seeks to protect the rights of married Muslim women and criminalise the practice of […]