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
Olympic medallist Saina Nehwal joined Bhartiya Janta India's star badminton player and Olympic medallist Saina Nehwal joined Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP). Earlier today she visited BJP headquarters in Delhi and joined BJP in presence of BJP National General Secretary Arun Singh. She expressed satisfaction with the sports initiatives like Khelo India by the current government and also praised the working style of Prime Minister Narendra
Death toll rises to 106 in China after the Coronavirus outbreak India has set forth to evacuate its nationals from Hubei in China who will be quarantined for Coronavirus. With the outbreak of Coronavirus in China, India has set forth preparations to bring back its citizens affected by the situation. India’s Ministry of External Affairs has confirmed reports of evacuation from the Hubei province of China.
The Bodo Accord 2020 signed today The Government of India has signed a historic tripartite agreement with the representatives of Bodo Rebels in an attempt to maintain peace and development in the state of Assam. In a historic move, the central government has appeased the Bodoland Territorial Council (BTC) by signing the third Bodo accord in New Delhi on Monday. Bodoland is under the autonomous administration