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Vice President, PM greet engineers on Engineers Day

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted engineers on Engineers Day, describing them as those synonymous with diligence and determination. “Engineers are synonymous with diligence and determination. Human progress would be incomplete without their innovative zeal,” the prime minister said in a tweet. Greeting the “hardworking engineers”, Modi also paid tributes to Visvesvaraya. Naidu ... Read More »

Aadhaar verification to be mandatory for new dealers from Jan 2020: GSTN

Deputy Chief Minister of Bihar Sushil Kumar Modi, who heads the Group of Ministers of GST Network made the announcement in Bengaluru. He said those who do not want to give their Aadhaar numbers would have to undergo physical verification. In the first phase, Aadhaar authentication will be mandatory for new dealers. Afterwards, all those enrolled on GSTN would be ... Read More »

Great Ganga Run 2019 flagged off in New Delhi

To connect people with water and spread awareness, Ministry of Jal Shakti organised  ‘the great ganga run’ in New Delhi. Union Minister for Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju along with Union Minister for Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat flagged of the run. A large number of people from all age groups participated in the marathon. Talking to media on ... Read More »

All Ethiopian Airlines crash victims identified: Interpol

“The Interpol Incident Response Team (IRT) deployed following the crash of the Ethiopian Airlines plane in March has completed its task, assisting with the successful identification of all victims of the deadly disaster,” Xinhua news agency reported on Sunday citing the France-based agency as saying in a statement. The Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 plane crashed shortly after taking ... Read More »

India begin home season with a 3-match T20 series vs South Africa

Sparkling with confidence, the Men in Blue aced their lengthy Carribean assignment and will be looking to kick off the home season on a positive note. With preparations underway for the T20 World Cup in Australia next year, India need to focus on discovering the winning formula alongside effectively grooming individuals for respective positions in the team. Rohit Sharma and ... Read More »

J&K Governor: PM asked to bring prosperity in Kashmir

He said when he assumed charge as governor of the valley, Prime Minister Narendra asked him to make Jammu and Kashmir prosperous.  Malik inaugurated a State Cancer Institute in Kathua. While addressing the gathering, said that people living in miserable conditions in Pakistan occupied Kashmir would also want to come and reside in India.   Download Udaipur Kiran App to ... Read More »

Solid gold toilet stolen from English stately home

The burglary caused “significant damage and flooding” because the toilet was plumbed into the building. The fully-functioning piece by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, dubbed “America”, was once displayed at New York’s Guggenheim museum and offered on loan to US President Donald Trump. It was part of an exhibition by Italian conceptual artist Maurizio Cattelan that opened on Thursday. A 66-year-old ... Read More »

UK PM Boris Johnson claims huge progress in Brexit talks

In an interview in which he compared Britain to the Incredible Hulk, the UK PM said a It’s going to take a lot of work between now and October 17″ when EU leaders gather for their final summit before Britain’s scheduled exit from the bloc, “It’s going to take a lot of work between now and October 17” when EU leaders ... Read More »

President unveils statue of Mahatma Gandhi at Villeneuve, Switzerland

The President, in a special event organised in Villeneuve, Switzerland, thanked the commune of Villeneuve for celebrating Gandhi’s legacy and naming a Square after him. The President highlighted the “special connection” Gandhi had with Villeneuve as he visited the town in 1931 at the invitation of Noble laureate Romain Rolland. He said that Mahatma Gandhi believed in the oneness of ... Read More »

Assam: Final list of National Register of Citizens (NRC) published  

All those who have applied for inclusion of their names in the NRC list and have a valid Application Receipt Number, ARN, can check their final status online on www.nrcassam.nic.in. The list bears the names of those who have been accepted as the citizens of Assam, those excluded and persons whose appeals are pending. The names of over 19 lakh ... Read More »

India vs SA, 1st T20I: India’s home season faces wet start in Dharamsala

DHARAMSALA: It’s drizzling on Saturday afternoon, a day before India’s T20I opener against South Africa. The HPCA Stadium ground is a sea of blue tarp. The hydro-soppers work furiously but it rains just enough to interrupt the start of India’s first training session ahead of a new home series. Frustrated, some players head to the indoor nets to get a ... Read More »

Saudi Arabia: Drone attack on two major oil facilities 

Saudi Arabia has cut oil and gas production following drone attacks on two major oil facilities run by state-owned company Aramco. Saudi’s Energy Minister said the strikes had reduced about 50 per cent of the total production. No casualties had been reported in the attacks and the situation was under control at both facilities.  Yemen’s Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility ... Read More »

Lakshya Sen wins Belgian International Badminton title

Rising Indian shuttler Lakshya Sen stunned second seed Victor Svendsen of Denmark in straight games to clinch the men’s singles title at the Belgian International Challenge. Lakshya was at his best as he notched up a comfortable 21-14 21-15 win over Svendsen in the title clash that lasted for 34 minutes. The 18-year-old from Almora had earlier beaten Denmark’s Kim ... Read More »

FM announces measures to boost economic growth 

In a major push to the housing and exports sectors Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharama has annonced a slew of measures. The new package of measures for exports would address tax and duties refunds for exporters and improve credit flow to the export sector. In a Major relief to the Housing Sector Government has annouced a fund of Rs 10,000 crore ... Read More »

16-year old abused by father for years in Chittorgarh

Udaipur : In two separate cases reported in Chittorgarh, two minor girls have complained of sexual abuse, one by the girl’s biological father and other where the mother forcibly used to send the minor to a man who raped her for months. Both the cases have been registered after complaints given by the Child Line officials. A 16-year old girl ... Read More »

Seagram’s Royal Stag strengthens its dream team with Jasprit Bumrah

Appoints the celebrated bowler as its brand ambassador Udaipur : Seagram’s Royal Stag today made the grand addition of the world’s leading bowler into their dream team. Jasprit Bumrah, India’s new pace sensation has joined the Royal Stag stable. Riding high on his excellent performance in the ICC Cricket World Cup & in the recently held West Indies tour, Bumrah ... Read More »

Final list of National Register of Citizens, NRC in Assam published  

All those who have applied for inclusion of their names in the NRC list and have a valid Application Receipt Number, ARN, can check their final status online on www.nrcassam.nic.in.  The list bears the names of those who have been accepted as the citizens of Assam, those excluded and persons whose appeals are pending. The names of over 19 lakh ... Read More »

Osama bin Laden’s son Hamza killed in US operation: White House

In a statement, the White House said Hamza was killed in a US counter-terrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. The statement said the loss of Hamza not only deprives al-Qaeda of important leadership skills and the symbolic connection to his father, but undermines important operational activities of the group. Hamza’s last known public statement was released by al-Qaeda’s media arm ... Read More »

NCP MP Udyanraje Bhosle joins BJP

Bhosle joining ceremony took place at Home Minister Amit Shah’s residence.  BJP working President JP Nadda, Maharashtra CM Devendra Fadnavis and Union Minister Ramdas Athawale were also present at this event. He was MP from Satara district of  Maharashtra. Bhosle yesterday submitted his resignation to Lok Sabha speaker Om Birla.   Download Udaipur Kiran App to read Latest News Today Read More »

2nd round of E-auction of PM Modi’s gifts begins

The ministry of culture and tourism is carrying out the auction on the web site .The fund generated from this auction will be used for conservation and rejuvenation of the Ganga river. Prime Minister Modi also informed this on twitter that there would be an e-auction of the gifts and mementos from today. He said the proceeds from the auction ... Read More »

Union Minister Prakash Javdekar launches ‘Jaldoot’ a travelling exhibition in Pune

Under the campaign Union Minister for information and broadcasting Prakash Javadekar on Saturday launched “jaldoot” a travelling exhibition in Pune. On the occasion Minister and other dignitaries took swatchata pledge to keep the environment clean. The Regional Outreach Bureau, in association with Maharashtra State Road Transport Corporation has launched the Jaldoot campaign.   Download Udaipur Kiran App to read Latest ... Read More »

Bangladesh School project wins Aga Khan Architecture Award

The award was given away on Friday in Kajan, republic of Tatarastan for the Arcadia Education Project in South Kanarchor of Bangladesh. The project involved construction of a school in an area which is under water during the monsoon months. The architect of the project Saif Ul Haque designed a school which remains on the ground during dry season and ... Read More »

Hindi Diwas being celebrated across country today

Prime Minister Modi posted on Twitter, ”Simplicity, spontaneity and decency of the language gives right meaning to the expression.” He added Hindi language has beautifully put together these aspects. HM AMIT SHAH INAUGURATES SARAL VAKYA KOSH APP Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday inaugurated E- Saral Maha Shabda Kosh App and the E-Saral Vakya Kosh App in New Delhi’s Vigyan ... Read More »

FM announces measures to boost economic growth in Exports, Housing sector

The Finance Minister said that the annual mega shopping festival will be organized at four places across the country to boost exports. The event will start from March 2020. This event will be held in Gems & Jewelery, Yoga and Tourism & Textile and Leather sector. Nirmala Sitharaman said that the quality of exports would be improved with the help ... Read More »

Dhoni always thinks about Indian cricket, says Virat Kohli

DHARAMSHALA: As India and South Africa get ready to face each other in the first T20I of the three-match series, skipper Virat Kohli lauded wicket-keeper batsman, MS Dhoni, saying ‘he always thinks about Indian cricket and there is no replacement for experience’. Dhoni is not a part of the team squad for the three-match series against South Africa. The wicket-keeper ... Read More »

Government sets up new house committees

The government has announced the formation of different parliamentary panels including the standing committee on finance, external affairs and Information technology. Of the total 24 standing committees of parliament 13 will be chaired by BJP while 4 will be chaired by Congress MP’s. BJP MP Jayant Sinha has been appointed as the Chairman of the Finance Committee. BJP MP PP ... Read More »

Prakash Javadekar flags off Jaldoot in Pune

To tackle the water crisis looming the country, the Government of India launched the Jal Shakti Abhiyan, a water conservation campaign focusing on 1592 stressed blocks in 256 districts across the country. Under the campaign Union Minister for information and broadcasting Prakash Javdekar on Saturday launched  “Jaldoot” a travelling exhibition in Pune. On the occasion Minister and other dignitaries took ... Read More »

Gifts received by PM in last six months up for auction

Currently on display at the National Gallery of Modern Arts in New Delhi, a total of 2,772 gifts including head gears, shawls, portraits, swords gifted by different organisations and chief ministers to the PM are up for the auction on an online portal designed by the National Informatics Centre: http://pmmementos.gov.in. “The gifts received by the PM in the last six months will ... Read More »

BJP conducts weeklong ‘Sewa Saptah’

The Weeklong Sewa Saptah is being conducted across the country as part of Prime Minister’s Birthday celebrations falling on September 17. The Sewa Saptah campaign will run till 20 September. On the inauguration of the Sewa Saptah, fruits are being distributed among patients of general ward and urge them to actively participate in Swachhta Abhiyan. During the Sewa Saptah, the ... Read More »

Home Minister inaugurates e-Saral Vakya Kosh app

Home Minister Amit Shah felicitated Raj Bhasha Keerti and Raj Bhasha Gaurav Awards to various organisations for their excellent performance in promoting Hindi language. Minister of State G. Kishan Reddy and Nityanand Rai also marked their presence on the occasion. Union Home Minister Amit Shah lit the lamp and inaugurated the Hindi Diwas celebrations at Vigyan Bhawan of New Delhi. ... Read More »

India at UNHRC: Art. 370 internal matter of India

Indian diplomat and First Secretary in the Permanent Mission of India in Geneva Kumam Mini Devi lambasted Pakistan for ‘misrepresenting facts’ over Kashmir issue at 42nd UNHRC session. Exercising the ‘Right of Reply’, the Indian diplomat advised Pakistan to accept the reality that Article 370 is entirely an internal matter of India and all Pakistan’s hysterical statements with false, fabricated ... Read More »

African leaders to pay tribute at Mugabe’s state funeral

Mugabe, who died last week in Singapore aged 95, left Zimbabwe torn over the legacy of his 37-year rule marked by brutal repression and economic crisis. He died almost two years after former army loyalists forced him out in 2017, following a power struggle over what was widely perceived as his bid to have his wife Grace succeed him. His ... Read More »

Hindi Diwas: International Hindi Conference organised by World Hindi Council

Dozens of participants and institutions including budding singer Maithili Thakur were honored at this conference which was organized by the World Hindi Council. Goa Governor Mridula Sinha was the chief guest for the ceremony. She praised the simplicity and mellowness of Hindi and also said that one should not feel inferior in speaking Hindi. Hindi lovers from 6 countries including ... Read More »

Centre to set up 12,500 Ayush Health and Wellness Centres

AYUSH Minister Shripad Yesso Naik said this after inaugurating a Unani Medical Centre and Siddha Clinical Research Unit at Safdarjung Hospital in New Delhi. Shripad Yesso Naik hoped that the Unani Medical Centre and Siddha Clinical Research Unit will provide holistic health care to patients visiting Safdarjung Hospital from different parts of the country. The Minister said, the government is ... Read More »

Gorgeous bikini model Demi Rose’s stunning pictures

Demi Rose is known for her bikini shoots, who has conquered Instagram with her charming personality since the age of eighteen. She rose to fame by posting a string of amazing photos on social media and now has a full-time modelling contract with US publicity group Taz’s Angels. Demi is originally from Birmingham. In school, she was popular on MySpace. ... Read More »

Flood situation to improve in Spain

Though the weather situation is expected to stabilise and improve on Saturday. Local authorities have issued an advisory for people to stay at home as a precautionary measure. Spain’s southeastern region witnessed torrential rainfall since last two days.  Military units were called to rescue residents in the Spanish towns of Los Alcazares and San Pedro del Pinatar. So far five ... Read More »

Archer puts England on top

Jofra Archer took 6-62 to give England the upper hand in the fifth Ashes Test, despite yet more runs from Australia’s Steve Smith on day two at The Oval. Australia bowled out for 225 runs in response to England’s first innings of 294 runs. England was 9 for no loss in the second innings at the end of second day. ... Read More »

President Kovind invites Swiss companies to invest in India

Addressing the India-Switzerland business round table in Bern, President Kovind asked Swiss industry to visit India investment grid online portal to know about opportunities to invest in India. He said Switzerland is home to high-end technology and India is producing world-class human capital. President Kovind said there is vast scope to combine our relative advantages in capital, technology, science and ... Read More »