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India-Jamaica economic relations flourish even after geographical constraints: President Kovind

Kingston [Jamaica], May 17 (ANI): While hailing the friendly relations between India and Jamaica, President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday said that despite geographical distance, the economic interactions between the two democracies flourish. In his speech at the “Indian Community and Friends of India Warm Welcome” Programme in Jamaica, President Kovind said, “India and Jamaica […]

Eight years of BJP-led government devoted to ‘seva, garib kalyan, sushasan’: PM Modi

Bharuch (Gujarat) [India], May 12 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday commended the Bharuch administration and Gujarat government for 100 per cent saturation of four schemes related to social security in the district and said eight-year rule of the BJP-led government at the Centre has been devoted to ‘seva, susashasan aur garib kalyan’. The […]

Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury appeals to Shah to withdraw CAA in next Parliament session

New Delhi [India], May 11 (ANI): Leader of Congress in Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Wednesday wrote to Union Home Minister Amit Shah and appealed to withdraw Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in the next Parliament session. A large number of Pakistani Hindus who had come to India from Pakistan in order to escape religious […]

PM Modi pays homage to all who took part in First War of Independence

New Delhi [India], May 10 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday paid homage to all those who were part of the events of 1857, which ignited a spirit of patriotism among citizens and contributed to the weakening of colonial rule, for their outstanding courage. “On this day in 1857 began the historic First War […]

India moving ahead with bigger purpose for global welfare, says PM Modi

New Delhi [India], May 6 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said that the world is considering India’s development resolutions as a means of achieving its goals and added that India is performing a bigger purpose of ensuring global welfare. Addressing the inaugural session of the Jain International Trade Organisation (JITO), the Prime Minister said, […]

PM Modi directs officials to ensure quality of agricultural products

New Delhi [India], May 5 (ANI): In the light of the increasing demand for agricultural products across the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday directed the officials to ensure quality and standards so that India evolves into an assured source of food grain and other agricultural products. The Prime Minister directed this during a […]

Repo rate hike by RBI to make home loans costlier: Experts

New Delhi [India], May 5 (ANI): Home loans are set to become costlier after the Reserve Bank of India’s (RBI) decision to hike the policy repo rate by 0.40 per cent, experts said. In a bid to control inflation, RBI has announced a change in the key lending rates. On Wednesday, the apex bank announced […]

PM Modi participates in India-Nordic Summit in Copenhagen

Copenhagen [Denmark], May 4 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other Heads of Government participated in India-Nordic Summit at Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen, Denmark on Wednesday. The second India-Nordic summit saw see the participation of the Prime Ministers of Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Sweden, and Norway. This meeting came shortly after PM Modi held bilateral meetings […]


The general knowledge of time on the island depends, curiously enough, on the direction of the wind” quipped John Millington Syne. As the Russia-Ukraine War ravages in the third month, the winds in Kuril Islands are heating up once again with Japan reviving the dispute of Kuril Islands fiercely. Kuril Islands are a group of […]