Bangladesh High Commissioner to India Muhammad Imran today (Friday) met with the Indian External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar. PM Modi will be visiting Bangladesh to attend the centenary celebration of Father of the Nation Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Bangladesh High Commissioner to India, Muhammad Imran on February 21, called on Indian External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar at his office. During the meeting the envoy discussed with
EAM S Jaishankar with German Foreign Mnister Heiko Mass External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar met his German counterpart Heiko Mass in Berlin on Wednesday. He tweeted "A very good meeting with FM @HeikoMaas of Germany. Discussed Afghanistan, the Gulf, Indo-Pacific, multilateralism, connectivity and technology issues. Thank him for Germany's strong support for expanded India-EU cooperation." Jaishankar described the India-Germany relationship as a broad-based one - with more
Women officers in the Army can get commanding positions. The Court also directed permanent commission to women officers in armed forces. In a note from a report, the government had told the Supreme Court that "troops are not yet mentally schooled to accept women officers in command of units" since they are "predominantly drawn from a rural background" The Supreme Court announced on February 17, women officers in the
Parties must disclose criminal cases of candidates. A bench of Justices RF Nariman and S Ravindra Bhat asked the Election Commission to come up with a framework that can help curb criminalization of politics. The Supreme Court declared on Thursday, February 14 that political parties must upload details of pending criminal cases against candidates contesting elections on their websites and all other social media platforms.
US President Donald Trump will visit India on February 24 and 25 The US President declared, the two countries might sign a trade deal. US President Donald Trump, along with First Lady Melania Trump will arrive for a two-day India visit on February 24. He will travel to New Delhi and Ahmedabad, which is in PM Modi's home state of Gujarat. Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted today
Arvind Kejriwal is set to make his return As the counting progresses, exit poles predict another term for AAP. Arvind Kejriwal is set to make his return as the Chief Minister of Delhi, with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) obtaining an unassailable lead over the Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), as the counting of votes progressed on Tuesday, February 11. Though gaining a clear lead, the AAP votes remained
Kerala steps up efforts to contain the coronavirus threat in the state Kerala confirmed its third case of n-CoV as the state declares “state calamity”; India takes preventive measures against the threat of breakout. As the death toll rises to 427 in China after the outbreak of coronavirus from its Hubei Province, India takes measures to prevent any possibility of a breakout of the lethal flu.
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the Union Budget 2020-21 in Lok Sabha. All eyes were on the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and expectations were on the rise as the Union Budget for the fiscal year 2020-21 was presented in the Lok Sabha, on Saturday. The budget comes with promises of an economic boost in terms of infrastructure and investment. The fiscal plan that proposed tax
Honourable British High Commissioner to India Sir Dominic Asquith KCMG In his last media briefing as High commissioner to India, Sir Dominique Asquith KCMG highlighted the new ‘outwork looking’ post-Brexit UK. He expressed his pleasure over the improved perception of India in the UK and vice versa. He spoke on a range of issues including India-UK relations post-Brexit, UK’s relations with
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu On the 28th anniversary of India and Israel officially establishing their diplomatic ties, Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu exchanged pleasantries with his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi. PM Modi congratulated Israel on continuing its 28 years of the strong relationship and warm friendship with India, on Twitter in Hebrew. Under the Modi government, India has renewed