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  • Chile President ends state of emergency; protests continue

    Chilean President Sebastian Pinera today ended a state of emergency that lasted more than a week amid mass protests. However the demonstrations continued even after the lifting of emergency. A message on the presidency’s official Twitter account said the state of emergency would end in all the regions and towns where it was established. The […]

    Alberto Fernandez wins Argentine presidential election

    Argentina’s left-leaning candidate Alberto Fernandez won the presidential election in the first round yesterday bringing to an end the crisis-plagued rule of market-friendly incumbent Mauricio Macri. Fernandez, a 60-year-old law professor, got 47.36 percent votes crossing the threshold for outright victory.His win also caps a remarkable political comeback for ex-president Cristina Kirchner, who will be […]

    US calls for ending violence in protest-torn Iraq

    The United States has called for ending violence in protest-torn Iraq. US State Department Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus yesterday said, Washington is also deeply concerned about the forced closure of media outlets in the country. Saudi broadcaster Al Arabiya and its subsidiary project Al Hadath said in the early hours yesterday that Iraqi authorities had suspended […]

    Arrangements in full swing to celebrate National Unity Day on October 31

    Arrangements are in full swing to celebrate the National Unity Day on 31st of this month. Lakhs of people from more than 700 districts will take part in the events to be organized to commemorate the Birth Anniversary of Sardar Vallabhai Patel. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Kevadia in Gujarat to pay homage to the great leader […]

    Ahead of SC verdict on Ayodhya, PM stresses on importance of reposing faith & respect for judiciary

    Ahead of the Supreme Court verdict on Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid land dispute of Ayodhya, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has stressed on the importance of reposing faith and respect for judiciary and unity among the people. Recalling the September 30, 2010 verdict of the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court,  Mr Modi said, on the […]

    PM Modi wishes Prez Kovind, V Prez M Venkaiah Naidu and ex-Prez Pranab Mukherjee on Diwali

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi yesterday called on President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and former President Pranab Mukherjee to greet them on Diwali. The Prime Minister posted pictures of his meetings with the three leaders on Twitter. Earlier in the day, Mr. Modi met troops posted in Rajouri in Jammu and Kashmir […]

    PM Modi embarks on a day-long visit to Saudi Arabia today

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will embark on a visit to Saudi Arabia today. Mr. Modi will reach Riyadh tonight the Prime Minister will address the third session of Saudi Arabia’s Future Investment Initiative Forum tomorrow. Mr. Modi will have a bilateral meeting with Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud and hold delegation-level talks with […]

    British PM expresses admiration for Indian community in UK in his message for Diwali

    British Prime Minister Boris Johnson yesterday expressed his admiration and respect for the Indian community in the United Kingdom in his message for Diwali, which he said offers a sense of optimism and togetherness. In a video message released from Downing Street on Twitter, Mr Johnson noted that Diwali represents the victory of light over […]

    ‘Kyarr’ will become a super cyclone: Met department

    The Meteorological Department has said that the situation in the Arabian Sea could become very bad in the next 24 hours following the condition of the Kyarr cyclone turning in to a super cyclone. Issuing warning about the cyclone, Met department has said that the storm could affect the coastal areas of Maharashtra, Karnataka and […]

    CVC observes vigilance awareness week from Oct 28 to Nov2

    The Central Vigilance Commission, CVC is observing vigilance awareness week starting from today till 2nd November, to promote probity in public life through citizen participation. The theme for the vigilance awareness week is ‘Integrity – A way of life’. The Commission said that this theme would help to draw the attention of all sections of […]