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Saudi Crown Prince arrives in India

NEW DELHI Feb 20: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman — known as MBS for short — arrived in India on Tuesday after visiting Pakistan.

The crown prince was welcomed at the airport by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who embraced him in a characteristic bear hug. Continue reading “Saudi Crown Prince arrives in India”

Time For Talks Over, Says PM Modi After Pulwama Attack

NEW DELHI/JAIPUR Feb 19: As the entire nation unites in grief and anger over the terror attack in Jammu and Kashmir Pulwama’s on Thursday, that left 40 CRPF soldiers dead, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today that the time for talks with Pakistan is over. Continue reading “Time For Talks Over, Says PM Modi After Pulwama Attack”

Crown Prince’s Visit To India A “Historic Opportunity”, Saudi Envoy Says

NEW DELHI Feb 18: Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s visit to India is a “historic opportunity” to expand collaboration in all sectors, the Gulf nation’s envoy said in New Delhi. Continue reading “Crown Prince’s Visit To India A “Historic Opportunity”, Saudi Envoy Says”

Rajnath Singh Carries Coffin Of Soldier Killed In Pulwama Terror Attack

NEW DELHI Feb 16: Home Minister Rajnath Singh and Jammu and Kashmir top police officer Dilbagh Singh today carried the coffin of a CRPF soldier who was killed in the car bombing in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama yesterday. Continue reading “Rajnath Singh Carries Coffin Of Soldier Killed In Pulwama Terror Attack”

Right-wing leader who shot at Mahatma Gandhi’s effigy in UP arrested 

ALIGARH Feb 7: A leader of a right-wing group, instrumental in shocking recreation of the shooting of Mahatma Gandhi and missing since, was arrested yesterday. Continue reading “Right-wing leader who shot at Mahatma Gandhi’s effigy in UP arrested “

Gautam Gambhir asks Army to help veteran Malayalee begging in Delhi

NEW DELHI Feb 4: Cricketer Gautam Gambhir on Saturday urged the Ministry of Defence to help a man, claiming to be war veteran, after he spotted him begging in Connaught Place in Delhi. Continue reading “Gautam Gambhir asks Army to help veteran Malayalee begging in Delhi”

Sabarimala issue shows Left govt trying to disrespect Kerala culture: PM Modi 

Thrissur, Jan 28: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lashed out at the CPI(M)-led government in Kerala and said the Sabarimala issue had shown to the people of the country how the communist government was trying to disrespect the culture of the state. Continue reading “Sabarimala issue shows Left govt trying to disrespect Kerala culture: PM Modi “

Social activist Swami Agnivesh writes to Pope against transfer of nuns

Thiruvananthapuram Jan 25: Social activist Swami Agnivesh has written to Pope Francis against the transfer of four nuns who had taken part in a protest in Kochi, demanding the arrest of rape-accused Bishop Franco Mulakkal. Continue reading “Social activist Swami Agnivesh writes to Pope against transfer of nuns”

Priyanka Gandhi May Contest Lok Sabha Polls From Raebareli

NEW DELHI Jan 24: A plunge into electoral politics may not be far behind for Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, who will soon join active politics as the Congress general secretary for eastern Uttar Pradesh. Continue reading “Priyanka Gandhi May Contest Lok Sabha Polls From Raebareli”

Modi govt approves 10% reservation for upper castes

NEW DELHI: In a major decision, the Union Cabinet on Monday decided to give 10 percent reservation to members of the upper castes in government jobs. Continue reading “Modi govt approves 10% reservation for upper castes”