US: Prez Biden vows to pursue scaled-back version of domestic policy while defending his 1st-year accomplishment

AMN / WEB DESK President Joe Biden vowed on to pursue a scaled-back version of his marquee domestic policy plan as he mounted a two-hour defense of his first-year accomplishments and repeatedly blamed Republicans for abandoning any serious attempt to govern the country. In an expansive news conference in the East Room of the White … Continue reading US: Prez Biden vows to pursue scaled-back version of domestic policy while defending his 1st-year accomplishment

China demands $38 million from Pakistan for Dasu victims before resuming the project: Pak media

WEB DESK China has demanded USD 38 million compensation from Pakistan for the 36 Chinese nationals who were victims of a blast at the Dasu Dam Project. After the attack, Chinese contractor demobilised from the site and laid several demands as preconditions to resume the work which included a compensation package and more security of … Continue reading China demands $38 million from Pakistan for Dasu victims before resuming the project: Pak media

Bangladesh to make Unique Business ID mandatory for e-commerce entities

WEB DESK The Bangladesh government will make the Unique Business ID (UBID) mandatory for all e-commerce entities in the country. State Minister for Information Technology Zunaid Ahmed Palak has said that all digital commerce operators in the country will be required to register with the government using the UBID. The business entities which operate through … Continue reading Bangladesh to make Unique Business ID mandatory for e-commerce entities

PM Modi and Mauritius PM Jugnauth jointly inaugurate India-assisted Housing project

AMN / WEB DESK Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Mauritius counterpart Pravind Kumar Jugnauth today jointly inaugurated the India-assisted Social Housing Units project in Mauritius in a virtual ceremony. They also launched the Civil Service College and 8MW Solar PV Farm projects in Mauritius that are being undertaken under India’s development support. An Agreement … Continue reading PM Modi and Mauritius PM Jugnauth jointly inaugurate India-assisted Housing project

Goa Elections: BJP announces list of 34 candidates

CM Pramod Sawant to contest from Sanquelim seat AMN / NEW DELHI Goa Chief Minister, Pramod Sawant will contest from Sanquelim seat while Deputy CM Manohar Ajgaonkar from Margao assembly constituency in the upcoming state assembly elections. The BJP today announced a list of 34 candidates for Goa assembly elections. Announcing the name of the … Continue reading Goa Elections: BJP announces list of 34 candidates

US warns Russia against military aggression in Ukraine

WEB DESK The United States is warning Russia that the U.S. and its allies will respond “forcefully and resolutely” to further Russian military aggression against Ukraine but hopes Moscow will pursue a diplomatic path to resolve the crisis, US Secretary of State Antony Blinken told VOA on Wednesday. “We’ve offered Russia a clear choice, a … Continue reading US warns Russia against military aggression in Ukraine

HAL Signs Contract for Export of ALH to Mauritius

WEB DESK In-line with Government’s vision to boost defence exports to friendly foreign countries, HAL signed a contract with Govt. of Mauritius (GoM) for export of one Advanced Light Helicopter (ALH Mk III) for Mauritius Police Force. The Govt. of Mauritius already operates HAL built ALH and Do-228 aircraft. With this contract, HAL and GoM … Continue reading HAL Signs Contract for Export of ALH to Mauritius

Govt approves infusion of Rs 1500 Cr in IREDA

Also approves extension of tenure of National Commission for Safai Karamcharis for 3-years Staff Reporter The Union Cabinet Wednesday infusion of one thousand 500 crore rupees in Indian Renewable Energy Development Agency Limited, IREDA. Briefing media in New Delhi, Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said it will enable IREDA to lend 12 thousand crore … Continue reading Govt approves infusion of Rs 1500 Cr in IREDA

Tamil Nadu To Showcase Tableaux Rejected by Centre in Chennai On Republic Day

AGENCIES Tamil Nadu Chief Minister MK Stalin on Tuesday said that the State Government has decided to showcase the tableaux rejected by the Centre for the Republic Day Parade in New Delhi, at a parade on the Marina beachfront in Chennai on January 26. Besides, said the chief minister the tableaux would travel to key … Continue reading Tamil Nadu To Showcase Tableaux Rejected by Centre in Chennai On Republic Day

No Covid compensation claim can be rejected on technical grounds: SC

AGENCIES \ New Delhi The Supreme Court on Wednesday said no claim for compensation filed by the family members of Covid-19 victims can be rejected on technical grounds. “Claimants should be given a chance to rectify their applications and such claims should be examined by the grievance redressal committee within a week from today,” a … Continue reading No Covid compensation claim can be rejected on technical grounds: SC