Over the years Himachal Pradesh has made great strides in reducing extreme poverty and has emerged into the best state with human development outcome in India. The report titled ‘Scaling the Heights Social Inclusion and Sustainable Development’ was released in shimla.
With Delhi polls round the corner, scene is getting interesting and murkier. Allegations and counter allegations are making rounds. BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy would throw volley of five questions to Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal on daily basis.
Taking an U-turn the Election Commission on Thursday gives clean chit to BJP’s chief ministerial candidate Kiran Bedi who has been accused of having two voters’ identify cards one from Uday Park and another from Talkatora Lane. According to EC official Bedi had applied for the vote transfer and it was an clerical error.
Birhum is in news again over wrong reason, this time it’s VHP carrying out ‘Ghar Wapsi’ and allegedly transforming over 100 tribal people from Christianity to Hinduism. A major controversy erupted after VHP President supervised the conversion ceremony.
Delhi High court observed that the national capital was not even an Asia class city in terms of cleanliness. The bench seeks answers from the municipal corporation of Delhi and asked the MCD to file substantive status reports on the issue before the next date of hearing on March 18.
Former ambassador to US S Jaishankar took charge as new foreign secretary replacing Sujatha Singh whose tenure was curtailed by seven months. The decision was taken on Wednesday night by the Appointments Committee of the cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
An era of cartoon came to an end with the demise of eminent cartoonist R K Laxman. RK Laxman’s Common Man, created in 1957, became a household name and people started following the cartoon strip. Later, the strip was released as a collection. On Tuesday, large number of people gathered outside Laxman’s house to pay […]
Senior JD(U) leader Ali Anwar Ansari slammed BJP for inviting US President Barack Obama and called both Narendra Modi and Obama businessmen. He alleged that Obama has sold their outdated technology to India.
US President Barack Obama complimented India over showing respects to women. The President said that any nation is successful when their women are more successful. Obama added that when a girl goes to school it’s for the benefit of the society as she will someday serve the nation in her own capacity.
US President Barack Obama who is on the last leg of his visit to India, on Tuesday addressed a gathering at the Siri Fort Auditorium in Delhi. He addressed a gathering of over 2,000 students. The President greeted all by saying ‘Namaste’.
A stray leopard mauled five people at in Jalpaiguri district of West Bengal. After the leopard was tranquilized by the forest department personnel, a mob thrashed it to death. The leopard strayed out of Baikunthapur forest division, entered the village under Rajganj block and mauled five persons.
For the first time an all-women contingent of the Army lead by Captain Divya Ajith rolled down Rajpath on the Republic Day. The contingent of Naval officer is being led by Lieutenant Commander Priya Jayakumar. All-woman Air Force Officers contingent marches past the dias led by Fl Lieutenant Sneha Shekhawat.
India is celebrating 66th Republic Day parade. US President Barack Obama who is the chief guest on the Republic Day parade alongwith his wife First Lady Michelle Obama and host of US delegates attended the parade. Earlier President Mukharjee awarded nation’s highest peacetime gallantry awards.
US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi share a wonderful relationship and it was once again visible on Sunday on many occasions. Both leaders shared a number of cordial moments. Well, we all are aware of the diplomatic hand shakes on such occasions but hugging is indeed a gesture of warmth.
The much waited meeting between US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi begins at Hyderabad House. Experts feel that the ‘shamiana diplomacy’ could be the icing on the sugar as important issues were discussed over the cup of tea under the shamiana.