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Remember soldiers guarding our borders, light a 'diya' for them: PM Modi
The prime minister also asked people to keep the 'vocal for local' resolve in their mind and give priority to local products while shopping for festivals. The world is taking note of India's products, he said, citing the example of rising popularity of Khadi.
Government draws up plan to begin the construction of Central Secretariat
After awarding the contract for the construction of a new Parliamen...
Government to release 2D animation videos on Mahatma Gandhi’s message for connect with the young
This would be unveiled before Gandhi Jayanti on October 2 and the Ministry of Culture has entrusted this job to The Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts which will create this series of short two-three minute long 2D animation videos on the life and message of Mahatma Gandhi in an attempt to connect them to the contemporary context.
British broadcaster Sir David Attenborough awarded Indira Gandhi Peace Prize at online event
The award consists of a monetary prize of Rs 25 lakh along with a citation.
Hardeep Singh Puri on how India is becoming 'aatmanirbhar' in aviation sector
GoI has also taken other significant measures to bolster the aviation sector. Leasing, repair and maintenance of aircraft can be a formidable source of employment and provide business opportunities. As part of the Atmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, the tax regime for the maintenance, repair and overhaul (MRO) ecosystem has been rationalised.
View: Narendra Modi needs Cabinet ministers who are competent and aren’t afraid to disagree
The Cabinet may be suffering from a misallocation of portfolios. Nirmala Sitharaman is an upright and diligent finance minister with a background in economics. But should not her talent be better utilised in another important portfolio, leaving finance to say, railways and commerce minister Piyush Goyal who was twice the first choice as interim FM when the late Arun Jaitley fell ill?
'I am Indira Gandhi's granddaughter': Priyanka Gandhi dares UP government
Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was reacting to notices sent by the BJP government in Uttar Pradesh government over her comments after seven girls were found pregnant in a shelter home in the state.
Walk from Delhi Metro to Airport Terminal-1 to be a breeze
A dedicated 370m subway constructed by Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) will seamlessly connect the Terminal-1 station of Magenta Line (Botanical Garden-Janakpuri West) with the departure and arrival terminals. Apart from escalators and elevators, the subway will have travelators so that passengers don’t have to walk all the way.
SC rejects 1984 riots convict Sajjan Kumar's plea seeking interim bail on health ground
The Supreme Court, on Friday, turned down a bail plea of former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar who is undergoing life imprisonment in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots case.
View: Congress must rediscover its core purpose, replace rhetoric with politics of pro-people action
It is necessary for such a party to oppose majoritarian politics and the Sangh Parivar, and bring likeminded parties, particularly breakaway groups of Congress, together on a platform, but not sufficient.
Delhi airport's duty free store starts online 'click and collect' service
The duty free store at the airport is run by Delhi Duty-Free Services, a JV of the DIAL, Aer Rianta International and GMR Airports Ltd. Once the passenger is registered on the website, he or she can enter their travel and passport details. "After this, they can select their choice of product from liquors, tobaccos, make up and skin cares, perfumes, confectionary and other travel retail exclusives on DDFS website," the DIAL noted.
Pranab Mukherjee: The man who wouldn’t be king
Pranab Mukherjee was a highly gifted politician of the Indira Gandhi era. He had a chequered career after her demise in 1984. But it could, like skipping stones, still bob up and stay afloat for long spells in political pre-eminence.
Pranab Mukherjee was a man for all seasons and a statesman: AK Antony remembers Dada
His ability to find solutions to crises was commendable. From Indira Gandhi to Sonia Gandhi, all Congress leaders used his services to sort out issues. He held almost all important portfolios in the Union Cabinet. He was one of the successful finance ministers.
Noida airport to have one runway and 90% domestic traffic initially: Zurich airport official
Officials of the Uttar Pradesh government and Zurich Airport International signed a concession agreement on Wednesday to begin the construction of the Noida airport in Jewar on the outskirts of Delhi.