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Indian Naval Ship Tarkash arrives in Morocco for 3-day visit

INS Tarkash, commanded by Captain Sathish Vasudev, is a state-of-the-art stealth frigate of the Indian Navy, equipped with a versatile range of weapons and sensors capable of addressing threats in all three dimensions. The ship is a part of the Indian Navy’s Western Fleet and is under the operational Command of Flag Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Western Naval Command. During the port ... Read More »

Home Minister Amit Shah to visit Hyderabad today

The function will be attended by membership drive in-charges from all the three districts. This will be his first visit to Hyderabad after the Lok Sabha polls. BJP plans to add 12 lakh members to the existing 18 lakh in Telangana.  “Central Home Minister, Amit Shah is about to visit Hyderabad on July 6 for the first time after winning ... Read More »

HM Amit Shah concludes fruitful J&K visit

The Home Minister also chaired a high level meeting to review the development of the state, and met vulnerable communities, and victims of recent terrorist violence. He reiterated a zero tolerance policy towards terrorism… Checking Security, Meeting Martyr’s family, interacting with sarpanches, Solidarity with BJP workers, Union Home Minister Amit Shah, who is on a two-day visit to Jammu and ... Read More »

Pompeo visit to India aimed at deepening strategic relationship: US

Noting that the United States and India are natural strategic partners, a State Department Fact Sheet said that President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi are firmly committed to accelerating the upward trajectory of this partnership. “Prime Minister Modi’s sweeping mandate in the recent elections creates a unique opportunity to realize this vision,” it said hours after Pompeo landed ... Read More »

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on a 3-day visit to India

This will be the first high-level engagement with the US after the General Elections in India. Mike Pompeo’s visit will be an important opportunity for both sides to explore ways to further strengthen the India-US Strategic Partnership. It will also continue the high-level engagement on matters of mutual interest including bilateral, regional and global issues. The visit will deepen and broaden the ... Read More »

Deputy Prime Minister of Russia Yury Trutnev on India Visit

India Russia business tie has been hugely tilted favouring defence sector traditionally. With changing times, both the countries are exploring new avenues of collaborations. The business program of the outreach session in Mumbai provided participants with information on existing investment opportunities in the region and preferences for investors. This time Prime Minister Modi is expected to be the Guest of ... Read More »

Former Maldives President to embark on a solidarity visit to Sri Lanka from today

The delegation include Vice President Faisal Naseem, cabinet members and MPs of Maldives Democratic Party (MDP) of which Nasheed is the leader. MDP won the parliamentary elections in April with three-fourth majority and Mr. Nasheed was chosen the speaker last month. The visit is primarily aimed at showing solidarity with Easter Sunday attacks and is being arranged upon the invitation ... Read More »

‘Modi hai to mumkin hai’, says Pompeo in his speech ahead of India visit

“As Prime Minister (Narendra) Modi said in his latest campaign, ‘Modi hai to mumkin hai,’ or ‘Modi makes it possible’, I’m looking forward to exploring what’s possible between our people,” Pompeo said in his major India policy speech at the India Ideas Summit of US-India Business Council on Wednesday. Very much looking forward to his trip to New Delhi later ... Read More »

PM Narendra Modi to visit Sri Lanka today

Prime Minister’s visit is mainly aimed at expressing solidarity with victims of Easter Sunday attacks and to reaffirm his Neighborhood first policy. He will be accompanied by a high level delegation including National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale. PM  Modi will have an official one to one meeting with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime ... Read More »

PM Narendra Modi to visit Sri Lanka tomorrow

Prime Minister’s visit is mainly aimed at expressing solidarity with victims of Easter Sunday attacks and to reaffirm his Neighborhood first policy. He will be accompanied by a high level delegation including National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale. PM  Modi will have an official one to one meeting with Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Guruvayur temple in Kerala

This will be his first visit to the southern state after becoming the Prime Minister for the second time. At the Guruvayur temple, the Prime Minister will seek the blessings of Lord Guruvayurappan. Belonging to the Vaishnav sect, the temple houses a four-armed idol of Lord Krishna, having a conch in one hand, Sudarshan Chakra in the second, a lotus ... Read More »

PM Modi on two-nation visit to Maldives & Sri Lanka

On the eve of his departure for Sri Lanka and Maldives, in his departure statement, PM states his visit to the Maldives is reflective of the importance the 2 countries attach to their relationship as maritime neighbours and long-standing friends; says his visit to Sri Lanka is to express solidarity with the Government and the people of Sri Lanka in ... Read More »

Foreign Minister Dr. S Jaishankar in Bhutan on first overseas visit

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday met Bhutan’s top leadership, including Prime Minister Lotay Tshering, and discussed important elements of the bilateral ties with emphasis on development partnership and cooperation in the hydropower sector. Jaishankar is in the Buddhist kingdom on a two-day visit, his first overseas trip after assuming charge of the Ministry of External Affairs.He also conveyed ... Read More »

PM Modi’s two-nation visit to Maldives & Sri Lanka begins from Saturday

For his maiden state visit after assuming office for the second time, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be visiting Maldives from June 8 to June 9. He will arrive at Malé on the first day of his tour. On the invitation of the Government of Maldives, PM Modi will address the Maldivian parliament, People’s Majlis. The proposal was passed  by ... Read More »

PM Modi to embark on visit to Maldives & Sri Lanka

The PM along with Maldives president, Ibrahim Mohammed Solih will unveil a major defence upgrade for Maldives. The PM will also visit Sri Lanka for a day. The visits demonstrate the priority that the government accords to the ‘Neighbourhood-First Policy’ and the ‘SAGAR’ Doctrine. Here’s more on the key agenda of Prime Minister’s first foreign visit of the new term… ... Read More »

PM Modi to embark on Maldives & Sri Lanka visit

On the tour to Maldives, Prime Minister Modi will address Majlis, the parliament of Maldives. Prime Minister will also inaugurate two major projects which further prove the deep ties both countries enjoy. The visit of Prime Minister comes after 8 years and is seen as a major initiative by the NDA govt. India is considering ferry services between Kochi in ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Maldives and Sri Lanka

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will pay a two day state visit to Maldives beginning 8th of June 2019 at the invitation of Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih. This will be the first overseas visit of Prime Minister Modi after his re-election. ​ The visit is reflective of the new momentum in high-level exchanges between India and Maldives. Earlier, President Solih ... Read More »

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Siachen today

During his visit Defence Minister will interact with jawans at a forward post and pay his tributes to fallen soldiers at Siachen War Memorial. Defence Minister will be accompanied by Army Chief General Bipin Rawat.  Defence sources, say that the Raksha Mantri will interact with the soldiers and officers and know about the issues faced by them during their deployment on the ... Read More »

Rajnath Singh will visit Siachen today

During his visit Defence Minister will interact with jawans at a forward post and pay his tributes to fallen soldiers at Siachen War Memorial. Defence Minister will be accompanied by Army Chief General Bipin Rawat.  Defence sources, say that the Raksha Mantri will interact with the soldiers and officers and know about the issues faced by them during their deployment on the ... Read More »

Rajnath Singh to visit Siachen tomorrow

During his visit he will interact with jawans at a forward post and pay his tributes to fallen soldiers at Siachen War Memorial. Defence Minister will be accompanied by Army Chief General Bipin Rawat.  Defence sources, say that the Minister will interact with the soldiers and officers and know about the issues faced by them during their deployment on the ... Read More »

Chief of air staff to embark on 4 day visit to Sweden

The bilateral goodwill visit is on invitation by the Chief of the Swedish Air Force.   The Chief of Air Staff is scheduled to visit various operational and training units as well as interact with senior functionaries of the Swedish Air Force amongst others.   The visit would provide an impetus towards defence cooperation and pave the way for greater ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Varanasi today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit his parliamentary constituency Varanasi to thank the people as well as BJP workers for the resounding mandate in his favour. He will also offer prayers at the Kashi Vishwanath temple. Narendra Modi’s relationship with Varanasi is a special one. So after seeking his mother’s blessings and meeting BJP workers in Ahmedabad, tracing his political ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Gujarat to seek his mothers’ blessing 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Gandhinagar in Gujarat today to seek the blessings of his mother. This will be PM Modi’s first visit to his home state after the results of 2019 Lok Sabha polls.   Besides, PM Modi will also visit Varanasi on Monday morning to thank the people of his constituency for reposing their faith in him. ... Read More »

As Fed seeks policy advice, officials visit a struggling New Jersey city

Patrick Harker, president of the Philadelphia Fed, and Federal Reserve Vice Chair Richard Clarida spent the morning in Camden, which squats in the shadows of Philadelphia’s downtown skyscrapers but has the lowest median household income among U.S. cities. The dichotomy of Philadelphia’s gleaming office buildings and destitute people on the streets of nearby Camden underlines the limits of Fed policy, ... Read More »

Modi to visit Kedarnath and Badrinath

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will undertake a two-day visit to Uttarakhand beginning on Saturday to pay obeisance at the Himalayan shrines of Kedarnath and Badrinath. PM Modi will visit Kedarnath on Saturday and offer prayers at Badrinath the following day. This is the fourth visit of Prime Minister Modi to the Himalayan shrines where he will also review the development ... Read More »

Vice President Venkaiah Naidu arrives in Hanoi on 4-day visit to Vietnam

Naidu arrived in Vietnam on his four-day official visit to the Southeast Asian nation. The visit is expected to enhance India’s comprehensive strategic partnership with the Vietnam. The Vice President will be holding one-on-one interaction and delegation level talks with his Vietnamese counterpart Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh. He will also hold meetings with Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc and Chairperson ... Read More »

Vice President to embark on 4-day official visit to Vietnam

Apart from holding one-on-one talks with the leaders of Vietnam, the Vice President will participate in the 16th United Nations Day of Vesak at Tam Chuc pagoda in Vietnam’s northern Ha Nam province. During the visit, Vice President will also deliver the keynote address at the inaugural session of the event themed as “Buddhist Approach to Global Leadership and Shared Responsibilities ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit cyclone Fani-hit areas of Odisha today

The Prime Minister will arrive at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in the city and undertake an aerial survey of the cyclone situation in the districts of Puri, Khurda, Cuttack, Jagatsinghpur, Jajpur, Kendrapara, Bhadrak and Balasore. After returning from the aerial survey, PM will review the relief and restoration work with the state government officials.  The Prime Minister had earlier ... Read More »

Nepal’s President Bidya Devi Bhandari leaves for 9-day China visit

President Bhandari will also hold delegation level bilateral talks with her Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping followed by signing of agreements in various areas. She will meet senior Chinese leaders and address a joint meeting of business community from Nepal and China. On her way to Beijing, Nepali President will also visit Xi’an, the capital city of Shaanxi Province. While returning ... Read More »

Nepal’s President Bidya Devi Bhandari leaves on 9 day China visit

President Bhandari will also hold delegation level bilateral talks with her Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping followed by signing of agreements in various areas. She will meet senior Chinese leaders and address a joint meeting of business community from Nepal and China. On her way to Beijing, Nepali President will also visit Xi’an, the capital city of Shaanxi Province. While returning ... Read More »

Maldivian President to visit Bengaluru for IPL match

Maldivian President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih is flying to Bengaluru on Sunday to attend an IPL match on the invitation of BCCI.  He is being accompanied by two of his cabinet members including foreign minister Abdulla Shahid and will be watching today’s match between the Royal Challengers Bangalore and Chennai Super Kings.  The Foreign Minister told our Colombo correspondent that President ... Read More »

President Kovind arrives in Chile on the final leg of his 3-nation visit

The President was received at the Airport by the Director General of ceremonial & protocol of Chile Frank Tressler and the Ambassador of India to Chile Anita Nayar. During his visit to Chile the president will hold meetings with his Chilean counterpart Sebastian Pinera , hold delegation level talks and address a programme at the University of Chile. Prior to ... Read More »

President Ram Nath Kovind in Bolivia on a 3 day visit

He was formally welcomed at the airport by the President of Bolivia Evo Morales. President Kovind inspected a guard of honour presented to him. A traditional welcome ceremony was held at the airport to welcome the Indian President. During his three day stay in the country, President Kovind will hold talks with his Bolivian counterpart apart from holding delegation level ... Read More »

Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale has arrived at Kathmandu on a two day visit to Nepal

The two Foreign Secretaries will discuss wide range of bilateral issues. They are expected to asses progress of various projects including Motihari-Amlekhgunj oil pipeline, Railways and Aurn III Hydro power Project. In the wake of last month’s terror attack in Pulwama, the issue of combating terrorism is also likely to be discussed. Later in the day Foreign Secretary will pay ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Kalaburagi in Karnataka

In Kalaburagi, PM Modi will launch development projects in various sectors including energy, health and education. He will lay the foundation stone of BPCL Depot. Prime Minister will dedicate to the nation Income Tax tribunal and in  the healthcare sector in Karnataka ESIC Hospital and Medical College in Bengaluru to the nation. He will also launch the Super Specialty Block ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Kalaburagi in Karnataka and Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu

In Kalaburagi, PM Modi will launch development projects in various sectors including energy, health and education. He will lay the foundation stone of BPCL Depot. Prime Minister will dedicate to the nation Income Tax tribunal and in  the healthcare sector in Karnataka ESIC Hospital and Medical College in Bengaluru to the nation. He will also launch the Super Specialty Block ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Tamil Nadu

During this Tamil Nadu visit, PM Modi will lay foundation stone of various development projects including National Highway, electrification project of Erode-Karur-Tiruchi and Karur – Salem broad gauge section. The Prime Minister will also inaugurate LNG Gas terminal. Besides, He will unveil the statue of M G Ramchandran on the campus of Janaki college of Art and Science Chennai through video conferencing. Prime ... Read More »

Vice President embarks on 8-day visit to Paraguay, Costa Rica

The 8-day tour aims at strengthening bilateral ties with the two Latin American countries. Vice President will hold discussions with Paraguay President Mario Abdo Benitez. The visiting leader will interact with the business community and see a presentation on business and investment opportunities in Paraguay.  He will then leave for Costa Rica. The Vice President will call on President of ... Read More »

Chief Election Commissioner visit to J&K

In the first leg of visit, the Commission headed by Deputy Election Commissioner Sandeep Saxena will arrive at Srinagar. The team is scheduled to hold meetings with political parties including seven national and three regional parties.  The Commission will also hold meetings with top State administration officials including Deputy Commissioners of ten Kashmir Division districts besides Leh and Kargil districts. ... Read More »

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to begin two-day visit to Gujarat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will launch the Pradhan Mantri Shram-Yogi Maandhan Yojana (PM-SYM) and inaugurate the first phase of 6-km-long Ahmedabad Metro service. Prime Minister would also lay the foundation stone for Umiya Dham temple complex during his visit. PM Modi would visit Annapurna Dham Trust in Adalaj in Gandhinagar for the ground-breaking ceremony of a Shikshan Bhavan and a ... Read More »

PM Modi returns after successful visit to South Korea

External Affairs Sushma Swaraj received the Prime Minister at the airport in New Delhi. During his two-day visit to South Korea, PM held talks with Korean President Moon Jae-in, unveiled a bust of Mahatma Gandhi and addressed the Indian diaspora. the Prime minister also received the prestigious Seoul Peace Prize for 2018 for his contribution to international cooperation and fostering ... Read More »

Delegates from all over the world to visit Prayagraj to see Kumbh Mela

Sangam is the confluence of Ganga, Yamuna and the Saraswati rivers in Prayagraj.250 delegates from 192 countries will visit holy city Prayagraj today to experience the grand festival of spirituality, faith and harmony under the theme of global participation in Kumbh 2019. They will perform Ganga Puja and taking holy dip in Sangam. These guests will witness various wonderful aspects ... Read More »

PM Modi reaches South Korea on 2-day visit

During his visit to South Korea, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold bilateral talks with President Moon Jae-in. Prime Minister also will be conferred with the 2018 Seoul Peace Prize during a ceremony.  Seoul Peace Prize Cultural Foundation had announced the decision to award Prime Minister Modi with this prestigious Prize in October last year. The award recognizes PM Modi’s ... Read More »

PM Modi embarks on 2-day visit to South Korea

During his visit to South Korea, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold bilateral talks with President Moon Jae-in. Prime Minister also will be conferred with the 2018 Seoul Peace Prize during a ceremony.  Seoul Peace Prize Cultural Foundation had announced the decision to award Prime Minister Modi with this prestigious Prize in October last year. The award recognizes PM Modi’s ... Read More »

PM Modi to embark on two-day visit to South Korea

The visit is a part of the growing high-level exchanges between the two countries. Prime Minister Modi will meet  South Korean President Moon Jae-in.  South Korea has become a very important partner in India’s economic modernization. In the last two years, bilateral trade has grown from 15 to 21 billion dollars and is targeted to reach 50 billion dollars by ... Read More »

PM Modi to visit Varanasi, U.P.

Prime minister will flag off the first ever Diesel to Electric Converted Locomotive at Diesel Locomotive Works in Varanasi. He will also inspect the locomotive and visit the exhibition.  Prime Minister will lay the foundation stone of Guru Ravidas Birth Place Development Project at Shri Guru Ravidas Janmasthan Temple, Seergoverdhanpur. He will pay homage at the statue of Guru Ravidas on ... Read More »

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to visit Kurukshetra in Haryana

Prime Minister will inaugurate the National Cancer Institute at Jhajjar as well. Kurukshetra, known for its historical and mythological importance, is all geared up to host a special program on Tuesday. Prime MInister Narendra Modi will address “Swachh Shakti 2019” programme in Kurukshetra in Haryana, thereby sending a message of cleanliness to the people. A large number of women representatives, ... Read More »

Air Chief Marshal begins four day official visit to Bangladesh

This is a bilateral goodwill visit to a SAARC nation wherein the Chief of the Air Staff is scheduled to visit operational and training units of Bangladesh Air Force. He will also meet the Chiefs of the three Defence Services and the Prime Minister of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh. The visit would provide further impetus towards increasing defence cooperation ... Read More »