PM Modi for intensifying regional cooperation to deal with terrorism

AMN /MANILA Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his address at the 15th ASEAN-India Summit called for intensified cooperation in the fight against terrorism and violent extremism. He said the countries in the region have individually striven hard to fight the scourge of terrorism, adding a joint effort is now necessary. Mr Modi highlighted that India’s … Continue reading PM Modi for intensifying regional cooperation to deal with terrorism

Rosogolla Belongs To Bengal, Not Odisha

AMN  It was sweet victory for West Bengal after a bitter battle over one of India’s most celebrated SWEET.  On Tuesday, the Geographical Indications (GI) registry announced that the Rosogolla (also known as rasgulla) originated in the West Bengal and not in Odisha. “This has been settled under the GI Act that authenticates products to either … Continue reading Rosogolla Belongs To Bengal, Not Odisha

East Asia Summit calls for destruction of chemical weapons

  Manila The East Asia Summit on Tuesday pledged to speak with “one voice” against the use of chemical weapons and reaffirmed the commitment to the principles of “destruction of chemical weapons and non-proliferation of chemical weapons”. In the Leaders’ Statement on ‘chemical weapons’, the leaders of East Asia bloc comprising of 10 ASEAN countries … Continue reading East Asia Summit calls for destruction of chemical weapons

Heads of ASEAN likely to grace R-Day celebrations of 2018

AMN / Manila All 10 ASEAN nation heads is likely to grace grand Republic-Day celebrations of 2018 in New Delhi. “Prime Minister invited all the 10 leaders from the ASEAN countries for the ASEAN Commemorative Summit on January 25, 2018 and then he invited them to be special guests for the Republic Day celebrations on … Continue reading Heads of ASEAN likely to grace R-Day celebrations of 2018

‘Joint Training Doctrine of Indian Armed Forces’ Released

AMN / PIB Chairman Chiefs of Staff Committee & Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Sunil Lanba released ‘Joint Training Doctrine Indian Armed Forces – 2017’ at a simple function here today. It is for the first time in the history of the Armed Forces that such a keystone document has been promulgated. The document … Continue reading ‘Joint Training Doctrine of Indian Armed Forces’ Released

Notification for Gujarat Assembly polls issued

By Bisheshwar Mishra /New Delhi The process of filing nominations to the Gujarat Assembly elections began today with the issuance of notification for the first phase of two-phased Assembly polls being held here. The last date of filing of nominations is the 21st November while scrutiny will be held the next day. The last date … Continue reading Notification for Gujarat Assembly polls issued

SC refuses to entertain plea against Aadhaar-mobile linking

Supreme Court has refused to entertain a plea challenging the linking of mobile numbers with Aadhaar, saying several similar petitions are already pending before it. The apex court, however granted liberty to the petitioner to file an application for impleadment as a party in the pending matter, which is scheduled to come up before a … Continue reading SC refuses to entertain plea against Aadhaar-mobile linking

Global entrepreneurship summit calls for empowering women industrialists

Kushal Jeena / New Delhi Prominent women from the different walks of life in India on Tuesday called upon the government and the other agencies to empower women entrepreneurs to give a fillip to Indian industries. The call came ahead of the decision of NITI Ayog to hold a global summit on entrepreneurship in India. … Continue reading Global entrepreneurship summit calls for empowering women industrialists

Over 100 trains delayed, 10 cancelled due to fog in northern India

At least 118 trains delayed, 34 rescheduled and 10 were cancelled due to fog in northern India. According to the Delhi International Airport Limited, no flights were delayed or cancelled. Follow and like us:20

WPI rises to six month high of 3.59 % in October

Wholesale inflation rose to a 6-month high of 3.59 per cent in October this year, as prices of food articles, led by onions and vegetables, climbed. Inflation based on the Wholesale Price Index had stood at 2.6 per cent in September this year, and 1.27 percent in October last year. Government data released today showed … Continue reading WPI rises to six month high of 3.59 % in October