Before 2014, word ‘lynching’ was unheard of: Rahul Gandhi slams Centre

Attacking the Centre, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday said the incidents of lynching were unheard of before the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government came to power in 2014. Taking to Twitter, Rahul Gandhi said, “Before 2014, the word ‘lynching’ was practically unheard of. #Thank you Modi Ji.” Reacting to Rahul Gandhi’s tweet, BJP’s IT cell in-charge Amit Malviya said, “Meet Rajiv […]

PM Modi: Daughters of UP have decided that they will not let previous govts come back to power

Stating that the entire country is a witness to the development that has taken place in Uttar Pradesh under the Yogi Adityanath-led BJP government, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that daughters of Uttar Pradesh have decided that they will not let the previous governments come back to power. Addressing the people at […]

India, France hold Foreign Office Consultations to take stock of strategic partnership

India and France held Foreign Office Consultations (FOC) on Tuesday where the two sides took stock of the wide-ranging India-France strategic partnership. The Foreign Office Consultations come close on the heels of a “fruitful visit” by Florence Parly, Minister for Armed Forces of France on December 17 to hold the third Annual Defence Dialogue with Defence Minister […]

PM Modi reaches Prayagraj, to transfer Rs 1,000 cr to SHGs benefitting around 16 lakh women

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has arrived in Uttar Pradesh’s Prayagraj where he will address a programme which will be attended by over two lakh women. Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath received the Prime Minister at Prayagraj. Prime Minister Modi will transfer around Rs 1,000 crore in the bank accounts […]

Taliban destroys Pakistan’s barbed-wire erected on Durand Line

Taliban has destroyed the barbed wire erected by Pakistani forces on Durand Line in the Gushta district of Afghanistan’s Nangarhar province, local media reported. According to Khaama Press, the barbed wire was destroyed and brought to Afghanistan after Pakistani forces wanted to erect and widen it. Doctor Bashir, the provincial head of General Directorate of […]

Japan to allocate 109 million US dollars in aid to Afghanistan, neighbouring countries

Japan will allocate about 109 million US dollars from the country’s supplementary budget to assist Afghanistan and its neighbouring countries to address the humanitarian crisis in the region, the Japanese Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday. “On December 20, the Government of Japan decided to contribute a total of approximately 109 million US dollars from the FY2021 […]