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PM Modi launches Sankalp Saptaah in 500 Aspirational Blocks across the country; Says with focus on good governance challenging goals can be achieved

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the Aspirational Blocks Programme strives to enhance citizens' quality of life at the block level. Launching a unique week-long programme 'Sankalp Saptaah' in New Delhi, Mr Modi said the Programme aims to enhance governance and improve the quality of life in 500 Aspirational Blocks spanning 329 districts across India. He further stated that in any list of the top 10 programmes of Independent India, .....


India condemns after High Commissioner stopped from entering Gurudwara in UK by non-local extremist elements

India today condemned the incident of non-local extremist elements in Scotland's Glasgow deliberately disrupting a planned interaction organized for the Indian High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Vikram Doraiswami in a Gurudwara. The High Commission of India in London in a statement termed t


In Bangladesh, Malayalee people cheerfully celebrates Onam

Dhaka Malayalee Association (DMA) on Saturday cheerfully celebrated Onam at Dhaka Boat Club. High Commissioner of India in Bangladesh Pranay Verma inaugurated the celebration programme by lighting a lamp.


Indian men's football team wins SAFF Under-19 Championship

In Football, India won the South Asian Football Federation (SAFF) Under-19 Championship after defeating Pakistan 3-0 in a dominating display in the finals at the Dashrath Rangasala Stadium in Kathmandu this evening. Manglenthang Kipgen and Gwgwmsar Goyary scored for India.


Sensex closes above 65,800 mark; Nifty settles beyond 19,600 level

Domestic benchmark share indices today witnessed gains of around half a percent.


Exclusive interview with Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Mega Cleanliness Drive to be held on 1st October

More than 7 Lakh events are expected to take place on October 1st for Mega Cleanliness Drive says the Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, and Petroleum and Natural Gas Hardeep Singh Puri.