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India and Norway strengthen partnership on blue economy

India’s Minister for Earth Sciences, H.E. Dr Harsh Vardhan, and Norway’s Minister for Climate and Environment, H.E. Mr Sveinung Rotevatn, opened the India-Norway Task...

Annual Review Meeting of Swachh Iconic Places (SIP) at Baidyanath Dham Deoghar, Jharkhand

The 3rd Annual Review meeting on Swachh Iconic Places (SIP) was held today at Baidyanath Dham Deoghar, Jharkhand. The SIP is the brainchild of...

Clarification about the Discussions and Decisions taken in the meeting of National Statistical Commission

A section of the media reported about the discussions and decisions taken in the meeting of the National Statistical Commission (NSC) on 15 Jan...

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“The opportunity given by the demons of Pakistan” : by Lt Gen P R Shankar (R)

Disappearing K Word When article 370 was abrogated on 05 Aug 19, Pakistan and its Prime Minister Mr Imran Khan went ballistic. They predicted war and nuclear holocaust. They predicted mass bloodshed when restrictions were lifted in Kashmir. They promised to stand by their Kashmiri brethren through thick and thin. They predicted an Intifada....

IISc and Think India conduct youth conference to engage young students towards ‘Mission 2020’.

Student council of Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru and Think India organization organized the conference 'Jagruti 2020' , a national level youth...

Is China a superpower? Analysis by Lt. Gen P R Shankar(R)

Worldwide, people talk of an American dream. If I moved to the US, I could become “American” and my children would...

All you need to know about the IIT Madras K-gate protest and what students want to say.

IIT Madras administration has closed, Krishna Gate, one of the total five entry/exit point to the institute. The decision was taken by...

We are ready to be killed but will not tolerate infringement on sharia: AAP leader Mohammed Iqbal

Councillor Mohammad Iqbal, son of Shoaib Iqbal said in his speech during the CAA protest that "Narendra Modi, you may be a...

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IIT Student Fathima’s suicide note accuses Ambedkar Periyar Study Circle’s Faculty advisor Milind Brahme

Update (Nov 13th 11:00PM IST) : We have received multiple queries regarding the reliability of the...

PM to inaugurate India’s second Multi Modal Terminal on Ganga at Sahibganj in Jharkhand

The Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will dedicate to the nation India’s second riverine Multi Modal terminal built at...

Is IIT Madras Islamophobic? This is what Muslim students say!

Fathima Latheef, a first year student from Humanities Department at IIT Madras was found dead at her...

WP Starter Pack SCAM | Mega Scam Unearthed by The South Asian Express Team

A new website registered in 23rd May 2019 has been caught involved in a mega scam. The...

Jesus Christ’s name on Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanams Website

Jesus Christ's name appeared on the Tirumala Tirupati Devasthanam's website. The name ‘Shri Yesayya’ (శ్రీయేసయ్య or Shri....

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Soil Health Card Day to be Observed Tomorrow

The Soil Health Card Day will be observed tomorrow. It commemorates the day Soil Health Card Scheme was launched by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra...

Vice President calls for timely completion of all sports projects in Andhra Pradesh

The Vice President of India Shri M Venkaiah Naidu today advised the Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs & Sports, Shri Kiren Rijiju...

NCC cadets felicitated by Vice Admiral AK Chawla

A felicitation ceremony was held on 18 Feb 2020 at the premises of the Headquarters, Southern Naval Command Kochi to felicitate the NCC cadets...

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Shri Arjun Munda inaugurates the function to celebrate “16th foundation of day of NCST”

Shri Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs inaugurated the function to celebrate “16th Foundation of Day of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST)”...

Gadkari Witnesses High Efficiency Logistic Vehicles in Gothenburg, Sweden

Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways and MSMEs Shri Nitin Gadkari visited the Swedish Logistics Automotive manufacturer ‘Volvo’ in Gothenburg, Sweden today. The...

PM pays tributes to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on his Jayanti

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has paid tributes to Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj, on his Jayanti today. Prime Minister said, “Bowing to one of the...

Indian Navy Reviews Refit of Ships and Submarines and Infrastructure Buildup

Indian Navy’s Annual Refit Conference (ARC) and Annual Infrastructure Conference (AIC) commenced at Headquarters Eastern Naval Command, Visakhapatnam on 18 Feb 20. The two-day...
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Muslim mob sets 18 Hindu houses ablaze : Media calls it ‘local community clash’

Over 19 people were injured and more than 18 houses belonging to Hindus were set to fire by a Muslim mob on January 14th. The riots happened in the communally sensitive area of Bhainsa where the Muslim population is close to 50%. The...

Communal riots in Telangana : Several homes of Hindus set ablaze

On 12th January (Saturday) communal riots occurs against Hindus in Telangana state of Nirmal district Bhainsa. 18 homes of Hindus set on fire and atleast 26 vehicles and atleast 19 people were injured in this violence including 9 police officers. A local Muslim youth...

Over 11 people injured and 18 houses set ablaze in Anti-Hindu riots in Bhainsa

Over 100 of Muslims torched 18 houses and burnt hundreds of motorbikes belonging to Hindus in the sensitive area of Bhainsa. Over eleven people have been injured in the communal violence. The attack was allegedly led against the local community leader by a mob of more than...

940 infants deaths ‘A normal trend’ in Ashok Gehlot’s Rajasthan

A whopping 940 infants died in Kota's J K Lon hospital in 2019. Out of which 77 deaths occured in the month od December itself and 10 deaths in just past 48 hours. The hospital management has skimmed off from taking any responsibilities. According to the report...

Counter-protest : Supporters of CAA hit the streets to educate the Anti-CAA protesters

Supporters of Citizenship Amendment Act flooded to the venues of the Anti-CAA protest and registered their voice. Citizens across the country have marched the venues of pre-planned anti-CAA protests. Mumbai : Several supporters of Citizenship Amendment Act marched to...

Congress supporters go mum after video of Manmohan Singh endorsing CAB goes viral

Congress leaders including Priyanka Gandhi, Jagdish Tytler and Ahmed Khan have been protesting against the Citizenship Amendment Act for past three days. The group conducted a march in solidarity with the rioters who had vandalized public property and set public transport vehicles to fire. The supporters have...

“NRC ek Baaki hai” : Thousands of JNU students and faculty march in support of CAA

Thousands of students of JNU took to street in support of the Citizenship Amendment Act. The students were found raising slogans "NRC ek Bakhi Hai". Watch the complete video below. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8nGRJBzrZDM] This comes just a day after students and faculty...

“IITs are for learning. Not for your petty politics” : Students and faculty of IIT Roorkee condemn exploiting academic institutions for political agenda

Students of IIT Roorkee have took to streets with posters and banner in support of CAA and NRC. More than 100 students of IIT Roorkee came out for the protest to condemn the violent riots in Delhi and West Bengal. The posters said "We do not support...

While his party supports the rioters, Rahul Gandhi busy spending his vacation in South Korea

While the Congress party members are busy supporting the rioters in Delhi, Rahul Gandhi was found busy spending his vacation with the South Korea's outgoing PM. The meeting was also presided by Congress oversea's leader Sam Pitroda. The Congress's...

Thousands of BHU students took to street in support of Citizenship Amendment Act

More than thousand students of Indian Institute of Technology took to street to support the Citizenship amendment act that provides citizenship for the persecuted minorities from neighbouring Islamic countries. The students held the banner that said "banaras Hindu University" stands with CAB and NRC. The students marched...

Anarchy of ‘Constitution’ saviors : Open letter from an IIT Madras student

The anarchy of 'Constitution' saviors: With the current JMI's violent protests, some students inside IIT-Madras dressed as saviors of Constitution, held a rally in solidarity with the hooligans. No wonder, institute would obviously not allow such rally to happen, considering...

AAP MLA Amanuthullah Khan found spreading fake news to incite violence amidst the Anti-CAA protests

AAP MLA from Okla Amanuthulla Khan has been found inciting violence amidst the riots in Delhi. The crowd that gathered in Jamia Millia University to protest against Citizenship Amendment Act later turned violent setting four buses ablaze. “One can live without water…. But...

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Shri Arjun Munda inaugurates the function to celebrate “16th foundation of day of NCST”

Shri Arjun Munda, Union Minister for Tribal Affairs inaugurated the function to celebrate “16th Foundation of Day of National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST)” organised by National Commission for Scheduled Tribes (NCST) here today. He delivered keynote address on...

Soil Health Card Day to be Observed Tomorrow

The Soil Health Card Day will be observed tomorrow. It commemorates the day Soil Health Card Scheme was launched by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra...

Vice President calls for timely completion of all sports projects in Andhra Pradesh

The Vice President of India Shri M Venkaiah Naidu today advised the Minister of State (I/C) for Youth Affairs & Sports, Shri Kiren Rijiju...

NCC cadets felicitated by Vice Admiral AK Chawla

A felicitation ceremony was held on 18 Feb 2020 at the premises of the Headquarters, Southern Naval Command Kochi to felicitate the NCC cadets...

India to stop import of thermal coal from Financial Year 2023-24 – Pralhad Joshi

India will stop importing thermal coal from Financial Year 2023-24, said Union Minister of Coal and Mines Shri Pralhad Joshi while chairing “Chintan Shivir” -...
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Exports from SEZs achieve USD 100 Billion mark

The Special Economic Zones (SEZs) continue to take the lead in expanding the exports for the country. Even in the midst of volatile global...

Ministry of Human Resource Development to celebrate Matribhasha Diwas

The Matribhasha Diwas which falls on 21st February will be celebrated by HRD Ministry across the country. The Vice President of India, Shri M....

Second Advance Estimates of Production of Foodgrains, Oilseeds and other Commercial Crops for 2019-20

The 2nd Advance Estimates of production of major crops for 2019-20 have been released by the Department of Agriculture, Cooperation and Farmers Welfare today....

Central Government employees selected for appointment before 01.01.2004, but joined service on or after 01.01.2004, can now opt to be covered under Central Civil...

The Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare has taken out an order through which all Central Government employees whose selection for appointment was finalized before...

Letters of appreciation given to Air India Employees for their dedication in Evacuation Operations at Wuhan

Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister(I/C), Civil Aviation, today handed over the letters of appreciation issued by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to the...

Vice President emphasizes the need for ethical corporate governance in Industry

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today emphasizes the need for ethical corporate governance in Indian Industry. Speaking at the centenary year...
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Dharmendra Pradhan Implores Steel Industry to Work towards A Zero-Import Paradigm in Strategic Sectors

Union Minister for Steel and Petroleum & Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan participated in the “Indian Steel: Fostering Steel Usage in Railways & Defence...

Project Signing: New World Bank Project to Improve Groundwater Management in Select States of India

The Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $450 million loan agreement to support the national programme to arrest the country’s...

Hon’ble Prime Minister appreciates efforts beyond call of duty: Dr. Harsh Vardhan said while handing over the letters of appreciation to 10 Doctors &...

“ ‘Strength through diversity’ gets expression in the collective effort. This is how the bravery and commendable feat of the ten doctors and paramedic...

Election Commission of India gets ‘Silver’ award for Excellence in Government Process re-engineering for digital transformation from Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances...

The Election Commission of India has been awarded ‘Silver’ for Excellence in Government Process re-engineering for digital transformation for the year 2019-20. The award...

Finance Commission constitutes High Level Expert Group on Agriculture Exports

The Fifteenth Finance Commission has decided to constitute a High Level Expert Group on Agriculture Exports in pursuance of its ToR   i.e, to recommend...

Secretary, Agriculture & FW, Shri Sanjay Agarwal inaugurates 4th National Conference on Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana in Udaipur

The two-day long 4th National Conference on Review of Implementation of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) began in Udaipur, Rajasthan today. Shri Sanjay Agarwal, Secretary,...

Union HRD Minister Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ addresses the 33rd Convocation of IGNOU today

Union Minister of Human Resource Development Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal ‘Nishank’ addressed the 33rd Convocation of Indira Gandhi National Open University in New Delhi today....
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Central Government employees selected for appointment before 01.01.2004, but joined service on or after 01.01.2004, can now opt to be covered under Central Civil...

The Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare has taken out an order through which all Central Government employees whose selection for appointment was finalized before...

Letters of appreciation given to Air India Employees for their dedication in Evacuation Operations at Wuhan

Shri Hardeep Singh Puri, Minister(I/C), Civil Aviation, today handed over the letters of appreciation issued by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi to the...

Vice President emphasizes the need for ethical corporate governance in Industry

The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today emphasizes the need for ethical corporate governance in Indian Industry. Speaking at the centenary year...

Dharmendra Pradhan Implores Steel Industry to Work towards A Zero-Import Paradigm in Strategic Sectors

Union Minister for Steel and Petroleum & Natural Gas, Shri Dharmendra Pradhan participated in the “Indian Steel: Fostering Steel Usage in Railways & Defence...

Project Signing: New World Bank Project to Improve Groundwater Management in Select States of India

The Government of India and the World Bank today signed a $450 million loan agreement to support the national programme to arrest the country’s...

Hon’ble Prime Minister appreciates efforts beyond call of duty: Dr. Harsh Vardhan said while handing over the letters of appreciation to 10 Doctors &...

“ ‘Strength through diversity’ gets expression in the collective effort. This is how the bravery and commendable feat of the ten doctors and paramedic...

Election Commission of India gets ‘Silver’ award for Excellence in Government Process re-engineering for digital transformation from Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances...

The Election Commission of India has been awarded ‘Silver’ for Excellence in Government Process re-engineering for digital transformation for the year 2019-20. The award...

Finance Commission constitutes High Level Expert Group on Agriculture Exports

The Fifteenth Finance Commission has decided to constitute a High Level Expert Group on Agriculture Exports in pursuance of its ToR   i.e, to recommend...

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh reviews performance of four shipbuilding DPSUs;

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh reviewed the performance of four Defence Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs) engaged in shipbuilding - Garden Reach Shipbuilders & Engineers...

We need to give Sports a Structured Format: Shri Kiren Rijiju

The Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Shri Kiren Rijiju has said that Sports must be given a structured format to make India...

Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal meets UAE Minister of State for Food Security on the sidelines of Gulfood 2020

Union Minister of Food Processing Industries, Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal  met the Minister of State for Food Security in the United Arab Emirates(UAE), Her...

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh wholeheartedly welcomes Supreme Court’s judgement on Permanent Commission for women in Army

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh has welcomed the Supreme Court’s judgement on Permanent Commission for women in Army. “I wholeheartedly welcome Hon’ble Supreme Court’s...
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