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  • EAM Sushma to meet Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will call on Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih on Monday before concluding her two-day visit to Male. She met her Maldivian counterpart Abdullah Shahid and had a joint ministerial meeting yesterday where there was an agreement for further collaboration, including development cooperation and enhancing people to people contact. Three agreements […]

    Manohar Parrikar’s last rites to be performed today

    The last rites of Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar will be performed at Miramar on Monday evening with full state honours. The 63-year old BJP leader passed away in Panaji yesterday following a prolonged illness. His mortal remains will be kept at the BJP head office from 9:30 to 10:30 on Monday and will be […]

    President Kovind expresses grief over passing away of Manohar Parrikar

    President Ram Nath Kovind and Vice President Venkaiah Naidu have expressed grief over the passing away of Mr. Parrikar. In a tweet, President Kovind said, he is extremely sorry to hear the demise of Manohar Parrikar after an illness borne with fortitude and dignity. He said, an epitome of integrity and dedication in public life,  […]

    PM Modi attacks Opposition on their proposed alliance

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi today attacked the Opposition on their proposed alliance. He put it as adulteration alliance having many Prime Ministerial candidates but offering neither stability nor coherence in policy. In a series of tweets, Mr Modi dubbed it as opportunistic alliance that will not fulfill aspirations of people. He alleged that the Opposition […]

    India, Maldives agree on broad spectrum of issues for further collaboration

    India and Maldives have agreed on a broad spectrum of issues for further collaboration, including development cooperation and enhancing people to people contact. The agreement came at a high level meeting between External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj  with her Maldivian counterpart Abdulla Shahid in Male this evening. A joint ministerial meeting also discussed ways to […]

    Deeply saddened by the demise of Manohar Parrikar: PM Modi

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that he is deeply saddened by the demise of Goa Chief Minister, Manohar Parrikar .In a tweet, Mr Modi described him as an unparalleled leader, true patriot and exceptional administrator who was admired by all. Mr Modi said, his impeccable service to the nation will be remembered by generations. […]

    BJP announces candidates for Andhra Pradesh & Arunachal Pradesh Assembly polls

    The BJP today released its list of candidates for ensuing assembly elections in Andhra Pradesh and Arunachal Pradesh. The party has announced names of 123 candidates for Andhra Pradesh and 54 candidates for Arunachal Pradesh. The list for Andhra Pradesh includes names of JSV Prasad who will contest from Ichchapuram seat, Chaitanya Kumar Mannema from […]

    Sushma Swaraj to embark on two-day official visit to Maldives tomorrow

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will embark on a two-day official visit to the Maldives tomorrow. She will be accompanied by a high-level official delegation, including Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale. During the visit, the minister will call on President of the Maldives, Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, Parliament Speaker Qasim Ibrahim and also meet with the Minister […]

    India working with UNSC members to declare Masood Azhar as proscribed terrorist says MEA

    New Delhi will continue to make concerted efforts to ensure that JeM chief Masood Azhar gets listed as a proscribed terrorist by the UNSC. Sources in the Ministry of External Affairs said India is working with UNSC members on the matter. The Sources said, India is confident that eventually, Masood Azhar will be designated as […]

    President confers more Padma awards on prominent personalities

    President Ram Nath Kovind today conferred Padma awards on prominent personalities at a civil investiture ceremony in Rashtrapati Bhawan. Folk Singer from Chhattisgarh Teejan Bai was honoured with Padma Vibhushan and Scientist Nambi Narayan was given the Padma Bhusan. Actor Manoj Bajpayee, Cricketer Gautam Gambhir, Basketball player Prashanti Singh, Footballer Sunil Chhetri, mountaineer Bachendri Pal […]