PM assures full support to newly elected Maldivian President

PM assures full support to newly elected Maldivian President

Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh has assured New Delhi’s full support to newly elected Maldivian President to provide a peaceful and prosperous future for the people of Maldives. Congratulating President Abdulla Yameen Abdul Gayoom on his victory, Dr Singh said Mr Gayoom’s success is also a triumph for the forces of democratic pluralism in the […]

Pakistan imposes curfew garrison city of Rawalpindi after clashes

Pakistan imposes curfew garrison city of Rawalpindi after clashes

The Pakistani government has imposed a rare curfew in the garrison city of Rawalpindi after sectarian clashes during a Shiite religious commemoration killed seven Sunni Muslims yesterday. An official today said that residents were ordered to stay in their homes until further notice to prevent further clashes. Soldiers and police are patrolling the streets to […]

Prime Minister congratulates Sachin for Bharat Ratna

Prime Minister congratulates Sachin for Bharat Ratna

Prime Minister Dr.Manmohan Singh today spoke to Sachin Tendulkar to congratulate him for being chosen for the Bharat Ratna. PMO sources said ,Dr.Singh made the telephone call to Tendulkar soon after the announcement of the award and wished him many more years of contribution to sports. The Prime Minister also called up to Congratulate eminent […]

Filing of nominations ends Today for Delhi Assembly elections

Filing of nominations ends Today for Delhi Assembly elections

The filing of nominations for the upcoming Assembly elections concluded today. Prominent among those, who filed their nominations today are RTI activist turned politician and Aam Aadmi Party convenor Arvind Kejriwal. He filed his nomination paper from New Delhi seat from where Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit is contesting the elections. BJP has fielded its […]

India’s second Aircraft Carrier, INS Vikramaditya being inducted into the Navy

India’s second Aircraft Carrier, INS Vikramaditya being inducted into the Navy

India’s second Aircraft Carrier INS Vikramaditya, designed to boost India’s maritime capabilities, is being inducted into the Indian Navy by Defence Minister AK Antony at a shipyard in Russia today. Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin and Defence Minister Shoigu are attending the commissioning of the Kiev Class carrier, formerly called Admiral Gorshkov. A Navy […]