Tuesday, August 21 2018

March 5, 2018

Digital Technologies have a big role in Enhancing Consumer Experience – Irani

Mumbai-The Union Minister for Information & Broadcasting and Textiles, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani has said that when it comes to content and exhibition of content, the affordability of entertainment is what matters most to consumers. She said that digital technologies have a big role in bringing in affordability, due to falling data prices. The Minister added that there is a need for collaboration between media & entertainment industry and mobile manufacturers in order to enhance and personalize audio and video

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March 5, 2018

Oscars pays tribute to Sridevi and Shashi Kapoor

Indian film actors Sridevi and Shashi Kapoor were remembered at Oscars 2018.Shashi Kapoor was well known figure in international cinema working in films such as Shakespeare Wallah, The Householder,The Guru, In Custody and Bombay Talkie etc.Sridevi was well known actress for her beauty.She died on February 24 in Dubai suddenly.Memoriam segment of the Oscars films award festival pays tribute to artists who have passed this year.

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March 4, 2018

Yoga is India’s invaluable gift to the modern world

Rishikesh -The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Yoga is a holistic approach to well-being which has physical, emotional and spiritual dimensions. He was addressing the inaugural session of the International Yoga Festival at Parmarth Niketan, Rishikesh, Uttarakhand. The Governor of Uttarakhand, Dr. Krishan Kant Paul, the Chief Minister of Uttarakhand, Shri Trivendra Singh Rawat and other dignitaries were present on the occasion. The Vice President said that the science of yoga is ancient yet timeless

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March 4, 2018

BJP’s North East victory is a victory of democracy – Nada

New Delh-BJP leader JP Nadda said historic victory in North East is a victory of democracy, and against violence for which CPM is well known.He was addressing media after the meet BJP.He further announced that Nitin Gadkari and Jual Oram will go as Observers to Tripura. Kiren Rijiju and KJ Alphons will go to Meghalaya to witness the election of the leader of the legislature party and Arun Singh and JP Nadda will go to Nagaland

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March 3, 2018

State Bank of India launched its Global NRI centre in Kochi

Global NRI centre (GNC) in Kochi, Kerala has been launched by State Bank of India. Kerala state receives highest number of remittances in India.This centre will be a one-stop customer service centre for all NRI banking-related services. To further enhance the service experience for NRIs, the bank also launched other related services such as wealth management,State Bank of India Intelligent Assist, free post box service, SBI Mingle for NRIs and remittance facility for US-based customers.Speaking at the launch, Rajnish Kumar,

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March 3, 2018

Trade between India and Vietnam is growing despite global slowdown – Modi

New Delhi-India and Vietnam will work together for an open and prosperous Indopacific region where sovereignty and international law are respected and disputes are resolved through dialogue said Prime Minister Narendra Modi.He said Vietnam has played an important role under Act East policy and bilateral trade between the two nations has grown from six billion dollars to 10 billion dollars despite the global slowdown. He said Vietnam President Tran Dai Quang’s visit will strengthen bilateral relations between both the countries.

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March 3, 2018

India attaches great importance to its relations with Jordan

New Delhi-The President of India, Ram Nath Kovind said that Jordan has remained stable and peaceful in a troubled region. This has been possible because of the stellar and visionary leadership of King Abdullah II. India deeply appreciates the lead he has taken on tackling radicalisation through the Aqaba process. The President stated that terrorism is challenging us on a daily basis. Therefore, we need to work together to defeat it. The President said that Jordan and India enjoy warm

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March 2, 2018

Navika Sagar Parikrama entered Cape Town

INSV Tarini entered Cape Town (South Africa) today during it’s maiden voyage to circumnavigate the globe. This is the first-ever Indian circumnavigation of the globe by an all-women crew. The vessel is skippered by Lieutenant Commander Vartika Joshi, and the crew comprises Lieutenant Commanders Pratibha Jamwal, P Swathi, and Lieutenants S Vijaya Devi, B Aishwarya and Payal Gupta.Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had flagged off INSV Tarini from Goa on 10th September last year. The vessel has covered 17500 Nautical miles

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March 2, 2018

Fugitive Economic Offenders Bill 2018 approved by Cabinet

New Delhi-To curb financial crimes in India, Cabinet approves fugitive economic offenders Bill 2018.This Bill empowers govt to seize all properties of the fugitive offender within the country; accused will not be entitled to file a civil claim.The centre has path breaking measures to curb financial crimes that often originate at the banking systems in the country and have had a crippling effect on the economy.Offenders Bill 2018 has specific provision that will pave the way for declaring an economic

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March 2, 2018

India desires peaceful, friendly and cooperative relations with Pakistan: Vice President

Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu

New Delhi-The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that India desires peaceful, friendly and cooperative relations with Pakistan and stressed that Pakistan must give-up support to cross-border terrorism. He was interacting with the King of Jordan His Majesty Abdullah II Bin Al-Hussein. The Vice President said that he was very much impressed by insightful thought provoking and constructive speech of the King of Jordan His Majesty Abdullah II at a conference on ‘Islamic Heritage: Promoting Understanding &

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