India pushes for Chabahar port in international transport route

India pushes for Chabahar port in international transport route

Friday, 05 March 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

We hope member states will agree on the proposal, says Jaishankar With India underlining the need for enhancing connectivity for development, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday proposed the inclusion of Chabahar port in the International North-South Transport Corridor (INSTC). The port is in Iran and India helped in its construction....

Air pollution level worst in Delhi-NCR

Air pollution level worst in Delhi-NCR

Thursday, 25 February 2021 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

8 of top 10 most polluted cities of India in UP; Gzb, Bulandshahr at top: CSE report The most air polluted cities in India during this winter were located in Uttar Pradesh and Delhi-NCR, according to a Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) report. As per the report, the most polluted cluster...

Pak PM reaches Lanka, Delhi allows Imran plane to fly over Indian airspace

Pak PM reaches Lanka, Delhi allows Imran plane to fly over Indian airspace

Wednesday, 24 February 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday arrived in Sri Lanka on a two-day visit to the country on the invitation of Lankan  Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa. Earlier, India allowed a plane carrying Khan to fly through Indian airspace for Lanka. Incidentally, Islamabad in 2019 had denied permission to Prime Minister...

Dadra & Nagar Haveli MP found hanging in hotel

Dadra & Nagar Haveli MP found hanging in hotel

Tuesday, 23 February 2021 | TN RAGHUNATHA | Mumbai

Suicide note found in Mumbai hotel In a shocking development, seven-time Lok Sabha member from the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli Mohan S Delkar, 58, was found hanging in a hotel in the Marine Drive in South Mumbai on Monday. Survived by wife, a son and a daughter, Delkar is...

Winged guests flock Delhi’s seven wetlands this winter

Winged guests flock Delhi’s seven wetlands this winter

Monday, 22 February 2021 | Sapna Singh | NEW DELHI

Many migratory birds from Europe, Siberia, Central Asia and China visited Delhi this winter. On Sunday, on the Big Bird Day-2021 (BBD-2021), the bird count was held at seven wetlands which host Pied Aocet, Marsh Harrier, Ferruginous Pochard and Grey Headed Canary Flycatcher  and it was reported that the Yamuna...

Army dream job destination for Jammu youth!

Army dream job destination for Jammu youth!

Sunday, 21 February 2021 | PNS | Jammu

More than 40,000 youth from 10 districts of Jammu division have so far enrolled themselves to become “proud” soldiers in order to serve the country. Each day large number of youth hailing from frontier districts of Rajouri, Poonch and landlocked districts of Doda, Kishtwar and Ramban, Reasi, Samba, Udhampur, Kathua and...

Terrorists shoot cops standing at shop

Terrorists shoot cops standing at shop

Saturday, 20 February 2021 | Mohit Kandhari | Jammu

Another J&K cop too martyred; 3 ultras neutralised The fortified central Kashmir districts of Budgam and Srinagar on Friday witnessed two back to back terror strikes in which three Jammu & Kashmir policemen attained martyrdom while another received injuries. Three local terrorists belonging to Al-Badr terrorist outfit were also gunned down...

Modi floats idea of spl doc visa to tackle pandemics in S Asia

Modi floats idea of spl doc visa to tackle pandemics in S Asia

Friday, 19 February 2021 | PNS | New Delhi

Need for collaboration is a valuable takeaway from Covid-19, says PM in meeting with neighbouring nations Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday called for greater integration among South Asian countries for tackling any future Covid-19 like pandemics and floated the idea of launching a special visa scheme for doctors and nurses...

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