Polish government warning Minsk about possible full blocking of border traffic

Poland warned the Belarusian authorities about the possibility of fully suspending all traffic across the border, Polish government spokesman Piotr Muller told the Wirtualna Polska online news outlet. Some 2,000 refugees have been stranded at the Belarusian border with Poland since Monday. Minsk said that these are refugees from the Middle east and Africa. As part of measures […]

Delhi Declaration reaffirms efforts to tackle terrorism emanating from Afghanistan

India along with seven other countries condemned in the strongest terms all terrorist activities and reaffirmed their firm commitment to combat terrorism in the Delhi Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan held here on Wednesday. During the meeting, the National Security Advisers, Secretaries of the National Security Councils called for collective […]

Sameer Wankhede counters Nawab Malik, says fake notes allegations baseless

Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) Zonal Director Sameer Wankhede on Wednesday rubbished Maharashtra Minister Nawab Malik’s allegations and said that the face value of counterfeit notes seized in 2017 was around 10 lakh not around 14 crore and three people were arrested in the matter. He further said that the Directorate of Revenue Intelligence (DRI) […]

South Korea-Chile to boost low-carbon hydrogen energy cooperation

South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy said Park Ki-young, 2nd Vice Minister of Trade, and Juan Carlos Jobet, Chile’s Minister of Energy and Minister of Mining, signed ‘Korea-Chile low-carbon hydrogen cooperation MOU’ and decided to strengthen bilateral cooperation on hydrogen energy. Chile proposed the MOU for hydrogen cooperation through the Chilean Embassy in Korea […]

NSAs meet in Delhi: Tajikistan expresses concerns over possible surge in terrorism along Afghanistan border

Expressing concerns over the current situation along the border with Afghanistan, Tajikistan said that the ongoing situation creates an extra risk of a surge in terrorism, drug trafficking and criminality as the border remains complicated. “We have a long border with Afghanistan and the situation on Tajik-Afghan borders remains complicated,” said Nasrullo Rahmatjon Mahmudzoda, […]

Priyanka Gandhi slams UP govt for ‘attacking’ ASHA workers in Shahjahanpur

Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Wednesday slammed the Uttar Pradesh government for allegedly attacking Accredited Social Health Activists (ASHA) workers in Shahjahanpur. Sharing a video on Twitter, Vadra said, “Every attack on the ASHA sisters by the Uttar Pradesh government is an insult to the work done by […]

INX media case: HC dismisses CBI plea challenging trial court order allowing inspection of documents by accused

The Delhi High Court on Wednesday dismissed Central Bureau of Investigation’s (CBI) petition challenging the trial Court order allowing inspection of documents kept in Malkhana room, by accused persons, including former Union Minister P Chidambaram and their counsels in the INX Media corruption case. Delhi High Court Bench of Justice Mukta Gupta on Wednesday dismissed […]

Kerala govt suspends IG for alleged links with fake antique dealer

The Kerala government on Wednesday suspended Inspector General of Police (IG) Lakshmana for his alleged links with fake antique dealer Monson Mavunkal. According to the government sources, Lakshmana has been suspended from service for his connection with fake antique dealer Monson Mavunkal on the basis of an enquiry report conducted by the Crime Branch. Earlier in September, YouTuber and Patron of […]

Indian consumers embrace South African apples and pears, FY’21 sees phenomenal demand

Hortgro India has announced a remarkable upsurge in demand for South African Apples & Pears in the Indian market. Promoting the excellent produce from South Africa in India, Hortgro has launched a campaign, reaching out to key stakeholders to increase awareness and affinity about the beautiful fruits from the beautiful country. The […]