India

Now, Covid negative report mandatory to enter Maharashtra


Mumbai: As Covid-19 cases are on the upswing in several parts of the country, Maharashtra has imposed conditions for all travelers arriving in the state from Gujarat, Goa, Rajasthan and Delhi, starting from Wednesday (November 25). The state has made it compulsory for a RT-PCR negative test report for all people arriving by air, road...

China urges India to restore normal trade relations


New Delhi: Upset by India's latest ban on 43 Chinese mobile applications, China on Wednesday urged the government to restore the trade relations for mutual benefit. "China and India are the opportunities of development to each other rather than threats. Both sides should bring bilateral economic and trade relations back to the right path for...

Modi most popular leader on social media in India


New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi remains the most popular leader on social media in the country and has been associated with the most trends on social media platforms such as Twitter, Google search and YouTube from August to October. Modi was at the top of 95 political leaders as well as led the top 500...

Hundreds of farmers protest along Punjab-Haryana border


Chandigarh: Hundreds of farmers from Punjab started gathering on Wednesday morning on the interstate borders along Haryana that has restricted their movement towards national capital Delhi for their 'Delhi Chalo' protest against the three central farm laws. As a preventive step, neighboring BJP-ruled Haryana has imposed Section 144 of the CrPC to prevent assembly of...

Have lost comrade, colleague, friend: Sonia

Post Date: November 25, 2020

New Delhi: Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday while condoling the death of Ahmed Patel said she has lost a dedicated Congress colleague. "In Sh. Ahmed Patel, I have lost a colleague, whose entire life was dedicated to the Congress Party." she said She said, "His faithfulness and dedication, his commitment to his duty, his always being there...

Congress ace man Friday Ahmed Patel no more


New Delhi: Congress ace troubleshooter Ahmed Bhai passed away on Wednesday due to multi organ failure. He was under treatment for post-covid complications. Considered as the Congress party's man Friday, Patel was the most efficient and ace troubleshooter and pacifier for the party. In 2008 when the UPA government was facing confidence motion after the...

Advisory on Fake e-Visa Websites

Post Date: November 23, 2020

It has come to the notice of the Embassy of India, Washington DC that there are several fake websites offering e-Visa services for India. In this context, it is clarified that all e-Visas remain suspended by the Government of India since March 2020 in view of the Covid-19 pandemic. At present, only regular paper visa...

Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Saeed gets 10-year term


New Delhi/Islamabad: Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed was on Thursday sentenced to 10 years in jail by an anti-terrorism court in Lahore in two terror-financing cases.  Saeed is already in jail as in February this year, he was sentenced to 11 years in jail in two other terror-financing cases. At...

Slain Jaish militants were planning big: Police

Post Date: November 19, 2020

Jammu: Jaish terrorists killed in Jammu encounter near Nagrota on Thursday were carrying huge quantities of arms and ammunition, including 11 AK-47 rifles and pistols and in all probability were planning something big, perhaps "disruption of district-level elections", top police officer said. DG Police J&K Dilbag Singh said: "The group of four JeM terrorists had infiltrated...