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PM Modi to host first meeting of India-Central Asia Summit in virtual format today

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be hosting the first meeting of the India-Central Asia Summit in a virtual format today. Presidents of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyz Republic, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan will participate. Mr Modi had paid a historic visit to all Central Asian countries in 2015.

Subsequently, there have been exchanges at high levels at bilateral and multilateral forums. Our correspondent reports that the Summit is symbolic of the importance attached.....


Air India officially handed over to Tata Sons

Air India has been officially handed over to the Tata Sons today.


Chinese PLA returns the strayed Indian youth from Arunachal Pradesh

The Indian boy, Miram Taron from Arunachal Pradesh who crossed over to Chinese side has been handed over to Indian side, after providing humanitarian aid, the Chinese military said on Thursday


Australian Open: Ashleigh Barty to play Madison Keys, Iga Swiatek will face Danielle Collins in Semi-finals today

The Australian Open men’s doubles final will be an all-Australian affair after semi-final wins from Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis, and Matthew Ebden and Max Purcell.


Sensex plunges 581 points, Nifty finishes at 17,110

The Sensex and the Nifty today tumbled around one percent. Both stocks declined amid negative cues from the global equity markets.


Weather forecast for Friday

The National Capital Delhi will have Moderate Fog. The minimum temperature will be six degree Celsius while the maximum will be around 18 degrees.