India-Serbian economic partnership has expanded in last few years, says ICWA

Director-General of the Indian Council of World Affairs Vijay Thakur Singh on Monday informed that the India-Serbian economic partnership has expanded and diversified to various sectors in the past few years. Singh’s remarks came during a special lecture on India-Serbia relations at the Indian Council of World Affairs joined by […]

Kirit Somaiya detained to maintain law and order, says Sanjay Raut

Reacting to Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) criticism of the Maharashtra government for the detention of Kirit Somaiya, Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said that this was done to maintain law and order in the state. “The legal proceedings were done by the home ministry and had nothing to do with the office of the chief minister,” stated […]

Punjab govt standing with farmers, common man, says Charanjit Singh Channi after taking oath

Soon after taking the oath of office, the newly-sworn in Punjab Chief Minister Charanjit Singh Channi said his government is standing with farmers and will appeal to the Centre to withdraw the three farm laws. In his first interaction with media after taking the oath, Chief Minister said he is representative of poor sections of society […]

ED to interrogate Azam Khan, others in money laundering cases

Enforcement Directorate (ED) will interrogate three jailed politicians in Uttar Pradesh including Samajwadi Party leader Azam Khan in alleged money laundering cases. Besides Khan, the agency will interrogate BSP MLA Mukhtar Ansari and former MP Atiq Ahmad. All three politicians are currently lodged in different jails in Uttar Pradesh. ED has got permission from courts for custodial […]

India, El Salvador hold third Foreign Office Consultations

India and El Salvador held the third Foreign Office Consultations (FOC) on September 17 and reviewed the whole gamut of bilateral relations in all fields including health, trade and investment, the Ministry of External Affairs (EAM) informed on Saturday. An MEA release stated that the Indian side was led by Riva Ganguly Das, Secretary (East) and […]

IIT Delhi researchers develop device that generates electricity from raindrops, ocean waves

The researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Delhi have designed a device that can generate electricity from water drops, raindrops, water streams, and even from ocean waves using the ‘triboelectric effect’ and ‘electrostatic induction’. The electricity generated by the device called ‘Liquid-solid Interface Triboelectric Nanogenerator’ can be stored […]

PM Modi turns 71: President Ram Nath Kovind, Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh, others extend birthday greetings

President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Union ministers Amit Shah, Rajnath Singh and Nirmala Sitharaman, and other political leaders greeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi on his birthday on Friday. PM Modi turned 71 today. Wishing him a long and healthy life, President Ram Nath Kovind said may […]