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Shaktikanta Das Appointed as RBI’s New Governor

Shaktikanta Das was Appointed as the New RBI Governor by the Appointment Committee of the Cabinet

The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet appointed former Department of Economic Affairs Secretary, Shaktikanta Das as the new Governor of Reserve Bank of India. The decision was made soon after former Governor Urjit Patel’s unanticipated resignation. Soon after former Reserve Bank of India Governor Urjit Patel’s sudden resignation, the Appointment Committee of the Cabinet instated Shaktikanta Das as the Governor

State Assembly Election Results: Congress Surpasses BJP in Three States

State Assembly Election Results Announced for Rajasthan, Mizoram, Madhya Pradesh, Telangana, and Chhattisgarh on Tuesday.

It has been a rather interesting Tuesday for India, which woke up to live updates on the exit polls for state elections held in five Indian states. Over eight thousand candidates contested elections in Madhya Pradesh, Rajasthan, Mizoram, Telangana and Chhattisgarh. After the evaluation of votes in over 1.7 lakh electronic voting machines, the anticipated results for mandate 2019 have

India Holds First-Ever International Conference on ‘Sustainable Water Management’

India Hosts First Global Conference on Sustainable Water Management

India is holding a two-day international conference on ‘Sustainable Water Management’, starting Monday in Mohali, Punjab. The conference will be the first of its kind, involving experts from around the globe. India began the first-ever global conference on ‘Sustainable Water Management’ on Monday in Mohali, Punjab. The two-day conference aims at initiating and encouraging international dialogue between nations for the

75% Voter Turnout Recorded for the Second Phase of Assam Panchayat Elections

In Second Phase of Assam’s Panchayat Elections on Sunday, Voter Turnout of 75% was Recorded.

Assam’s second phase of Panchayat elections took place on Sunday and recorded a voter turnout of 75%. The first phase, earlier on December 5 had witnessed an 80% turnout. The second phase of Assam Panchayat Elections recorded a 75% voters’ turnout on Sunday. The voting went on till late at night in 900 polling station across ten districts. The state

Russia-Ukraine Conflict Deepens

Ukraine-Russia naval conflict deepens post Russian seizure of Ukrainian warships

United States President Donald Trump has called off his meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin that was scheduled to be held on the sidelines of the G20 summit in Argentina. The announcement was made soon after the Ukraine-Russia naval conflict Russian forces on Sunday seized two Ukranian gunboats and a tug sailing from Odessa to the port of Mariupol, in the

Indian PM Discusses Investment with Saudi Crown Prince in Argentina 

Indian PM, Narendra Modi met Saudi Crown Prince, Mohammed bin Salman in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman met the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the side-lines of the G20 summit starting Friday in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The Crown Prince has offered to work up Saudi investment in India’s technology, energy and agriculture sectors. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited the Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

A Biker Killed on Delhi’s Signature Bridge

The modern-looking Signature Bridge

  The third such casualty of a road accident in the past two days, a biker was killed on the newly inaugurated Signature Bridge, which was opened to public on November 4 after eight years of construction Two days after two medical students rammed a divider and fell 30 feet to their death, a motorcyclist was killed yesterday by ramming into the

Jammu & Kashmir State Assembly dissolved as Mufti stakes claim to form govt.

On Wednesday, the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) head and former J&K Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti released a letter averring her decision to form the government with the National Conference (NC) and the Congress. This was followed by a similar Whatsapp message to the Jammu and Kashmir governor, Satya Pal Malik by the People’s Conference (PC) leader, Sajad Lone. On Wednesday

Brexit: May rushes to Brussels ahead of EU Leaders’ Summit this Sunday

Theresa May heads to meet Jean-Claude Juncker

The British Prime Minister Theresa May has scheduled an emergency visit to Brussels this Saturday in order to draft a finalised agreement before the European Union leaders’ meeting on Sunday. Post May’s meeting on Wednesday with the EU President Jean-Claude Juncker, the Prime Minister acknowledged the persistence of unresolved issues. The Gibraltar trade conflict with Spain, the prolonged negotiations with France,

India’s External Affairs Minister hand over e-Rickshaws to Senegal

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and Ambassador of Senegal EL Hadji Ibou Boye

In a symbolic gesture, India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj handed over e-Rickshaws to El Hadji Ibou Boye, the Ambassador of Republic of Senegal, as part of India-Senegal Clean Energy Initiative in a ceremony held at New Delhi, India. Upon the request of President Macky Sall of Senegal to India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India is supplying 250 e-Rickshaws on grant

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