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The dragon’s breath will scorch Africa: Treachery thy name is Chinese Communist Party

The dragon’s breath will scorch Africa: Treachery thy name is Chinese Communist Party

Africa is the world’s second most populous continent (after Asia) and more than 1.3 million people call it home – accounting for more than 15% of the world’s population. The continent is often acknowledged as the birthplace of human...

Chinese Communist Party Border Road Initiative BRI CPEC China In Africa Xi JIngping 
COVID-19: PM Modi congratulates Sri Lankan PM for successful conduct of elections

COVID-19: PM Modi congratulates Sri Lankan PM for successful conduct of elections

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa for successful conduct of parliamentary elections on Wednesday.The prime minister commended the government and the electoral instituti...

India-Sri Lanka Relations Narendra Modi Mahinda Rajapaksa Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna Kushinagar Buddhist Pilgrimage COVID-19 
India, Mexico discuss non-permanent membership in UNSC

India, Mexico discuss non-permanent membership in UNSC

New Delhi: Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Wednesday discussed the upcoming non-permanent membership of both countries in the United Nations Security Council 2021-22 with Mexican deputy foreign minister Ambassador Julian Ventura Valero.Th...

India-Mexico Relations Harsh Vardhan Shringla Ambassador Julian Ventura Valero Covid-19 UNSC 
74th Independence Day celebrations: Military bands perform across the country

74th Independence Day celebrations: Military bands perform across the country

New Delhi: In a first, the Military Bands are celebrating Independence Day by displaying their performances across the country, during the fortnight beginning August 1.“The performances are intended as gestures of gratitude and appreciation of ...

Military Bands Independence Day 74th Independence Day COVID-19 Red Fort India Gate Tri Service Band 
Hisar military station: Sapta Shakti Command Chief Lt Gen Kler reviews operational readiness

Hisar military station: Sapta Shakti Command Chief Lt Gen Kler reviews operational readiness

New Delhi: Sapta Shakti Command commander Lt Gen Alok Kler on Saturday visited Hisar Military Station and reviewed the operational readiness of the command.He was received by ‘Dot On Target’ Division GOC Maj Gen Devindar Kumar.“The ...

Sapta Shakti Command Dot On Target’ Division' Lt Gen Alok Kler COVID-19 Hisar Military Station 
China-Iran strategic partnership: A new twist for India?

China-Iran strategic partnership: A new twist for India?

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani (L) with Chinese President Xi Jinping.“Two ancient Asian cultures, two partners in the sectors of trade, economy, politics, culture and security with a similar outlook and many mutual bilateral and multilateral ...

Iran-India Relations Iran-India Strategic Ties Iran-China Relations Iran-China Strategic Ties String Of Pearls Chabahar Port Jask Port Iran Railway Projects Chinese Investment In Iran 
Vande Bharat Mission: 8.79 lakh Indians have been repatriated so far

Vande Bharat Mission: 8.79 lakh Indians have been repatriated so far

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing Vande Bharat Mission, a total of 8,78,921 Indian nationals have been repatriated from different corners of the globe in the wake of Covid-19 lockdown.“Under Phase 4 of the Vande Bharat Mission, a total of 1083 flight...

Vande Bharat Mission MEA Phase 5 Of VBM Air India Group IndiGo SpiceJet And GoAir 
Rafale will revolutionize Indian Air Force's capabilities: Rajnath Singh

Rafale will revolutionize Indian Air Force's capabilities: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: With addition of new capability in the Indian Air Force stable, the defence minister, Rajnath Singh, on Wednesday, cautioned the adversaries and said those who want to threaten India’s territorial integrity should be worried after th...

Rafales Arrive At Ambala Dassault Aviation ACM RKS Bhadauria Rajnath Singh Mig-21 Golden Arrows 
Group Captain Anoop Singh, new Surya Kiran CO, talks about his team and its future

Group Captain Anoop Singh, new Surya Kiran CO, talks about his team and its future

Group Captain Anoop Singh.The Surya Kiran (rays of the sun) team has continued to be at the centre of attraction in the Indian Air Force with its dazzling and thrilling aerobatics. The Surya Kiran Aerobatic Team, which was formed in 1996, holds a spe...

Surya Kiran Aerobatic Team Group Captain Anoop Singh Gp Capt Anoop Singh Interview SKAT Surya Kiran Commanding Officer Interview Surya Kiran Aerobatic Team CO Interview Indian Air Force Aerobatic Team Sarang Helicopter Display Team Surya Kiran Manoeuvres 
Industrial development: Gujarat government and UK-India Business Council sign MoU

Industrial development: Gujarat government and UK-India Business Council sign MoU

Ahmedabad: The UK-India Business Council on Tuesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Industrial Extension Bureau (iNDEXTb), Industries and Mines Department, Government of Gujarat, the premier agency focused on accelerating industr...

Industrial Extension Bureau UK-India Business Council Gujarat Government Peter Cook COVID-19 HSBC Vibrant Gujarat 2021 
MoS MEA holds discussion with UK minister Tariq Ahmad on bilateral matters

MoS MEA holds discussion with UK minister Tariq Ahmad on bilateral matters

New Delhi: Minister of state for external affairs V Muraleedharan on Tuesday held discussions with UK minister of state for South Asia and the Commonwealth Tariq Ahmad on important bilateral matters, including cooperation on a vaccine for COVID-19.Th...

India-UK Relations V Muraleedharan Tariq Ahmad COVID-19 Anti-microbial Resistance UK Research And Innovation Fund For International Collaboration 
France donates 120 ventilators, 50,000 COVID-19 testing kits to India

France donates 120 ventilators, 50,000 COVID-19 testing kits to India

New Delhi: Taking their bilateral relations to a new level, France has donated 120 ventilators and 50,000 COVID-19 testing kits to India to combat the fast spread of the coronavirus cases.The ventilators and test kits were received by the Indian Red ...

Indo-French Relations Narendra Modi Emmanuel Macron BiPAP COVID-19 French Development Agency 
Anti-microbial resistance: India, UK join forces on new £8 million research

Anti-microbial resistance: India, UK join forces on new £8 million research

New Delhi: India and the UK are deepening their existing scientific research collaboration with five new projects to tackle anti-microbial resistance (AMR) that could lead to important advances in the global fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteri...

India-UK Relations Anti-microbial Resistance Sir Philip Barton COVID-19 Lord Tariq Ahmad Muraleedharan Vijay Rupani 
Defence Ministers’ Dialogue: India, Indonesia agree to enhance defence ties

Defence Ministers’ Dialogue: India, Indonesia agree to enhance defence ties

New Delhi: India and Indonesia on Monday held their Defence Ministers’ Dialogue here, wherein both the maritime neighbours agreed to further enhance their bilateral defence cooperation.Defence Minister Rajnath Singh-led the Indian delegation wh...

India-Indonesia Relations Rajnath Singh Defence Ministers' Dialogue General Prabowo Subianto India-Indonesia Defence Cooperation 
India-Bangladesh relations: New Delhi exports 10 broad gauge locomotives to Dhaka

India-Bangladesh relations: New Delhi exports 10 broad gauge locomotives to Dhaka

New Delhi: Taking their bilateral ties to a new level, India on Monday handed over 10 broad gauge locomotives to Bangladesh.External affairs minister S Jaishankar and minister for railways Piyush Goyal have virtually flagged off the locomotives to Ba...

Indian Railways Bangladesh Railways S Jaishankar Piyush Goyal Broad Gauge Locomotives 
Covid pandemic fall out on mental health disorders

Covid pandemic fall out on mental health disorders

New Delhi: As the country fights multifarious health challenges posed by the pandemic Covid 19, mental healthcare workers are equipping themselves to  hone their skills in counselling and treating others and helping those in need.Like elsewhere ...

COVID-19 Mental Disorder NIMHANS Chhattisgarh Community Mental Healthcare Tele-mentoring Program 
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviews defence cooperation with Israeli counterpart

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh reviews defence cooperation with Israeli counterpart

New Delhi: Amid border tensions with China in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reviewed the defence ties with his Israeli counterpart Benny Gantz.Both the leaders also discussed the Covid-19 situation and steps being to combat...

Rajnath Singh Benny Gantz Mark T Esper India-China Standoff Jeong Kyeong-Doo COVID-19 
In India Ideas Summit, Narendra Modi highlights country’s emerging opportunities to woo US investors

In India Ideas Summit, Narendra Modi highlights country’s emerging opportunities to woo US investors

New Delhi: Stating that India is emerging as a land of opportunities, the prime minister, Narendra Modi, on Wednesday, invited investors from the United States to invest in India in a range of sectors, like defence, space, energy, healthcare, agricul...

Narendra Modi US-India Business Council USIBC FDI In Defence Covid-19 India-US Relations Atma Nirbhar Bharat 
Eastern Ladakh: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh asks IAF to stand ready to handle any eventuality

Eastern Ladakh: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh asks IAF to stand ready to handle any eventuality

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing border tensions with China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday urged the Indian Air Force (IAF) to stand ready to handle any eventuality.After inauguration ...

Rajnath Singh India-China Border Tension Eastern Ladakh Air Force Commanders' Conference ACM RKS Bhadauria LAC 
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates 3-day-long Air Force Commanders’ Conference

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates 3-day-long Air Force Commanders’ Conference

Rajnath Singh at Air Force Commanders' Conference New Delhi: Amid the ongoing border standoff with China in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday inaugurated the three-day long Air Force Commanders’ Conference at ...

Rajnath Singh Air Force Commanders' Conference Covid-19 ACM RKS Bhadauria Indian Air Force In The Next Decade 
India, Spain hold 6th foreign office consultations virtually

India, Spain hold 6th foreign office consultations virtually

New Delhi: India and Spain held their sixth round of foreign office consultations virtually on Tuesday during which they discuss issues pertaining to bilateral interest and of global and regional importance.The Indian delegation was led by Secretary ...

6th India-Spain Foreign Office Consultations Vikas Swarup Cristina Gallach 15th India-EU Summit Covid-19 
United Nations' Economic and Social Council: PM Modi pitches for UN reform

United Nations' Economic and Social Council: PM Modi pitches for UN reform

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday pitched for United Nations reform in the contemporary world and said that India firmly believes that the path to achieve sustainable peace and prosperity is through multilateralism.   In his...

United Nations Narendra Modi ECOSOC UNSC Covid-19 United Nations' Economic And Social Council UN Agenda 
UN@75: PM Modi to virtually address United Nations’ ECOSOC high-level segment

[email protected]: PM Modi to virtually address United Nations’ ECOSOC high-level segment

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver a keynote address virtually at High-Level Segment of the United Nations Economic and Social Council session on Friday for the first time after India’s overwhelming election as a non-permanent...

Narendra Modi United Nations Antonio Guterres COVID-19 ECOSOC [email protected] 75th Anniversary Of UN 
Shripad Naik inaugurates conference on aerospace and defence manufacturing technologies

Shripad Naik inaugurates conference on aerospace and defence manufacturing technologies

New Delhi: Shripad Naik, minister of state for defence  on Wednesday said that Indian defence and aerospace industry is on the threshold of transformation, under the several initiatives of the government to promote “Make in India” an...

Shripad Naik Indian Defence And Aerospace Industry CII DRDO Make In India Atmanirbhar Bharat TNTDPC MRO Market 
India, EU reaffirm to combat terrorism in ‘all forms and manifestations’

India, EU reaffirm to combat terrorism in ‘all forms and manifestations’

New Delhi: Reaffirming their strong commitment to combat terrorism in all forms and manifestations, India and European Union will intensify exchanges and cooperation in this regard.India and European Union on Wednesday held a virtual summit, wherein ...

India-EU Summit Narendra Modi European Union European Commission Covid-19 
India-EU partnership useful for peace and stability in world: PM Narendra Modi

India-EU partnership useful for peace and stability in world: PM Narendra Modi

New Delhi: Stating that India and European Union are natural partners, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that the partnership is useful for peace and stability in the world.Addressing the 15th India-EU Summit via videoconferencing, the p...

India-EU Summit 15th India-EU Summit Narendra Modi European Council European Commission COVID-19 
Can Covid-19 fulfill the dream of ‘Education for all’?

Can Covid-19 fulfill the dream of ‘Education for all’?

This pandemic threw an ‘out of syllabus’ question at us, that how capable and equipped are we in the current times to have an adaptable and inclusive learning approach. Education sector though got hit hard; it still managed to stay afloat...

COVID-19 Education For All Disaster 
India-EU Summit will further strengthen economic and cultural linkages: PM Modi

India-EU Summit will further strengthen economic and cultural linkages: PM Modi

New Delhi: Hours ahead of the India-EU Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said the Summit will further strengthen India’s economic as well as cultural linkages with Europe."Will take part in the India-EU Summit at 4:30 PM to...

India-EU Summit India-EU Virtual Summit Narendra Modi European Commission Ursula Von Der Leyen European Council Charles Michel Europol CBI 
Army chief Gen Naravane reviews operational preparedness along western border

Army chief Gen Naravane reviews operational preparedness along western border

Amritsar: Indian Army chief General MM Naravane on Tuesday visited formations of Vajra Corps at Amristar and Ferozepur and reviewed the operational preparedness along the western border.  The chief was accompanied by Western Army commander Lieut...

Gen MM Naravane Vajra Corps Panther And Golden Arrow Divisions Covid-19 Lt Gen RP Singh Lt Gen Sanjeev Sharma Western Border 
Army chief Gen Naravane visits forward areas in Jammu-Pathankot region

Army chief Gen Naravane visits forward areas in Jammu-Pathankot region

Gen Naravane visits Rising Star Corps Jammu: Indian Army chief General MM Naravane on Monday visited forward areas of the Rising Star Corps to review the current security situation and operational readiness of the troops deployed on ground in Ja...

Op Namaste Rising Star Corps Gen Naravane COVID-19 Gurj Division Tiger Division 
Indian Coast Guard ship Rajkamal rescues 6 Sri Lankan fishermen

Indian Coast Guard ship Rajkamal rescues 6 Sri Lankan fishermen

New Delhi: In a Sea-Air Coordinated Operation, the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) ship Rajkamal rescued six Sri Lankan fishermen who were stuck in a capsized boat, stranded and adrift at the sea in rough weather. The operation was carried out nearly 1...

ICG Ship Rajkamal COVID-19 SAR Structure Sri Lankan Fishermen MRCCs Dornier Aircraft EEZ Surveillance Andaman And Nicobar Islands 
India-China border row: Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral defence ties with his US counterpart

India-China border row: Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral defence ties with his US counterpart

New Delhi: Amid border standoff and ongoing disengagement process along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday had a telephonic conversation with US Secretary of Defense Mark T Esper.The two leade...

Rajnath Singh Mark T Esper India-US Relations LAC Eastern Ladakh India-China Standoff COVID-19 
INTERVIEW / Galwan valley incident triggered a serious rethink of India’s China policy, Swaran Singh says

INTERVIEW / Galwan valley incident triggered a serious rethink of India’s China policy, Swaran Singh says

Prof Swaran Singh.It is natural for nations to empower national diplomacy using whatever leverages they may have at their disposal as long as their diplomacy remains within the bounds of international norms and codes of decency worthy of a count...

Galwan Valley Clash QUAD QUAD Plus Covid-19 Ban Chinese Apps India’s Policy For China Eastern Ladakh Swaran Singh One India Policy 
India, South Korea agree to take forward ties in defence industry and technology

India, South Korea agree to take forward ties in defence industry and technology

New Delhi: Reviewing the ongoing bilateral defence ties initiatives, India and South Korea on Friday agreed to take forward the agreements in the field of defence industry and defence technology cooperation between both the countries.Defence Minister...

Rajnath Singh India-Korea Defence Cooperation Jeong Kyeong-Doo COVID-19 India-South Korea Relations 
Vande Bharat Mission: More than 5.80 lakh stranded Indians repatriated from abroad

Vande Bharat Mission: More than 5.80 lakh stranded Indians repatriated from abroad

New Delhi: Amid the coronavirus pandemic lockdown, more than 5.80 lakh Indian nationals stranded overs have been repatriated under Vande Bharat Mission.Currently, the mission is underway in its fourth phase.“As on July 8 against a total number ...

Vande Bharat Mission GCC Countries Anurag Srivastava Latin Americans Repatriation Drive Covid-19 
Covid-19: 15th India-EU Summit to be held virtual on July 15

Covid-19: 15th India-EU Summit to be held virtual on July 15

New Delhi: Amid coronavirus pandemic across the globe, the 15th meeting of the India-European Union Summit will be held in virtual mode on July 15.The Summit will be co-chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the President of the European Council...

15th India-European Summit India-European Summit Narendra Modi Charles Michel Ursula Von Der Leyen Covid-19 
BRO: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh e-inaugurates 6 strategic bridges in Jammu & Kashmir

BRO: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh e-inaugurates 6 strategic bridges in Jammu & Kashmir

Rajnath Singh inaugurates roads along IB and LoCNew Delhi: Ushering in a new revolution in the connectivity of roads and bridges in sensitive border areas close to the International Border (IB) and Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir, Defence ...

Border Roads Organisation BRO Rajnath Singh LOC Dr Jitendra Singh Gen MM Naravane Lt Gen Harpal Singh 
Covid-19: Reimbursement of one pulse oximeter per family allowed under ECHS

Covid-19: Reimbursement of one pulse oximeter per family allowed under ECHS

New Delhi: Amid the rising cases of coronavirus in the country, the ministry of defence on Wednesday decided to reimburse the cost of pulse oximeter purchased by the Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS) beneficiaries.   The amoun...

Ministry Of Defence MoD Department Of Ex-Servicemen Welfare DESW COVID-19 Ex-Servicemen Contributory Health Scheme ECHS Pulse Oximeter 
India-China standoff: Rajnath Singh reviews border roads construction projects

India-China standoff: Rajnath Singh reviews border roads construction projects

BRO DG Lt Gen Harpal Singh briefs Defence Minister  New Delhi: Amid ongoing border standoff between India and China in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday chaired a high level meeting here to review the progress of var...

BRO Border Road Organisation GRSE Make In India Eastern Ladakh Rajnath Singh India-China Standoff 
India, US reaffirm to work towards free, open and prosperous Indo-Pacific

India, US reaffirm to work towards free, open and prosperous Indo-Pacific

New Delhi: Exchanging views on a number of regional and global issues of shared interest, India and the United States, on Tuesday, reaffirmed their commitment to work towards ensuring a free, open, inclusive, peaceful and a prosperous Indo-Pacific.Th...

India-US Indo-Pacific Talks Indo-Pacific News India-US Comprehensive Global Strategic Partnership Covid-19 Pandemic India-US 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue Harsh Vardhan Shringla David Hale Shringla- Hale Meeting 
Putting end to terror sanctuaries essential for durable peace in Afghanistan: India

Putting end to terror sanctuaries essential for durable peace in Afghanistan: India

New Delhi: Expressing support for a constitutional order that would protect the interest of all sections of Afghan society, India on Monday emphasized that putting an end to terrorist sanctuaries and safe havens is essential for durable peace in Afgh...

Mohammad Ashraf Ghani JP Singh Narendra Modi COVID-19 Afghan Society 
SpiceJet to operate 25 flights under Vande Bharat Mission

SpiceJet to operate 25 flights under Vande Bharat Mission

Gurugram: Leading private sector carrier SpiceJet will operate 25 flights under the Vande Bharat Mission (VBM).The airline will help bring back close to 4500 Indians stranded in the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Oman under VBM.The airline has operated six fl...

SpiceJet Vande Bharat Mission Ajay Singh B737 Q400 COVID-19 
India, Afghanistan sign 5 pacts for developing educational infra in Afghan provinces

India, Afghanistan sign 5 pacts for developing educational infra in Afghan provinces

Kabul: With an objective to take bilateral relations to a newer height, India and Afghanistan on Sunday signed five agreements for developing educational infrastructure in four Afghan provinces.The move is being seen as a reiteration of New Delhi&rsq...

HICDP India-Afghanistan Relations Mustafa Matoor COVID-19 
COVID-19: Indian Army provides foods and medical supply to locals in Kishtwar

COVID-19: Indian Army provides foods and medical supply to locals in Kishtwar

New Delhi: Amid coronavirus pandemic across the country, Indian Army has provided goods, medical support and essential information about the pandemic to the locals in Kishtwar district of Jammu and Kashmir.“We have ensured awareness about novel...

COVID-19 Kishtwar Medical Supply Indian Army 
Swachhta Pakhwada: ONGC Foundation invites entries for competitions

Swachhta Pakhwada: ONGC Foundation invites entries for competitions

New Delhi: In order to create a sense of self-esteem in the country and society, ONGC Foundation has invited entries for four types of competitions for school children -- based on cleanliness theme as part of Swachhta Pakhwada.The competitions would ...

ONGC Foundation ONGC Swachhta Pakhwada 2020 COVID-19 
Unfortunate, malicious: Army slams critics for doubting treatment of injured soldiers at Leh hospital

Unfortunate, malicious: Army slams critics for doubting treatment of injured soldiers at Leh hospital

PM Modi at Leh HospitalNew Delhi: The Indian Army on Saturday said it is unfortunate that some people are casting aspersions on the treatment of Indian soldiers at the Leh hospital where Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid a visit a day ago.The Indian ...

Leh Hospital COVID-19 Narendra Modi Gen Naravane Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh 
Over 5 lakh Indians repatriated under Vande Bharat Mission

Over 5 lakh Indians repatriated under Vande Bharat Mission

New Delhi: Over five lakh Indians stranded overseas due to COVID-19 pandemic lockdown have been repatriated under the Vande Bharat Mission since it began on May 7.In less than two months, a total of 503,990 stranded Indians have returned from 137 cou...

Vande Bharat Mission Nepal Repatriation MEA Indian Navy Operation Samudra Setu 
ACM Bhadauria emphasis for enhancing operational capabilities of IAF

ACM Bhadauria emphasis for enhancing operational capabilities of IAF

New Delhi: Indian Air Force chief Air Chief Marshal RKS Bhadauria on Thursday emphasised the need for further enhancing the operational capabilities as well as improving serviceability of mission critical systems.While speaking at the virtual inaugur...

IAF Senior Air Staff Officers’ Conference COVID-19 ACM Bhadauria Mission Critical Systems 
India for direct negotiations between Israel and Palestine

India for direct negotiations between Israel and Palestine

New Delhi: Amid sharp reactions on Israel's plan of annexation of the West Bank from the world over, India on Thursday reiterated that the final status issues should be resolved through direct negotiations between the two parties -- Israel and Pa...

Israel-Palestine Relations COVID-19 India-Israel Relations India-Nepal Relations West Bank 
India, Russia agree to maintain momentum of bilateral contracts and consultations

India, Russia agree to maintain momentum of bilateral contracts and consultations

New Delhi: Amid rising tensions along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh between two Himalayan giants, India and Russia on Thursday agreed to maintain the momentum of bilateral contacts and consultations.The troops of India and China ...

India-Russia Relations World War 2 75th Victory Day Vladimir Putin Narendra Modi India-China Standoff 
Operation Samudra Setu: Indian Navy ships bring 3,992 Indians stranded abroad

Operation Samudra Setu: Indian Navy ships bring 3,992 Indians stranded abroad

INS Jalashwa entering Tuticorin port in Tamil Nadu New Delhi: As part of Indian Navy’s Operation Samudra Setu, the Indian Navy ships have brought back a total of 3,992 Indian nationals stranded overseas.INS Jalashwa on Wednesday brought ba...

INS Jalashwa COVID-19 Operation Samudra Setu Bandar Abbas India-Iran Relations Vande Bharat Mission 
Will form the government again in Bihar: Syed Nazam

Will form the government again in Bihar: Syed Nazam

New Delhi: Accusing opposition of spreading rumors and misinformation about the government’s developmental works, the Janata Dal United (JDU) on Wednesday expressed hope that the ruling NDA will again form the government in Bihar under the lead...

JDU Syed Nazam Bihar Nitish Kumar COVID-19 RJD Bashistha Narain Singh 
How Ladakh clash with China may help India steer clear of Huawei mess

How Ladakh clash with China may help India steer clear of Huawei mess

The novel coronavirus, Covid-19, chaos has benefited at least one sector, if not more – the communication sector. In an era that is marked by the need of physical distancing, only technology can bring people closer. Every sector now relies more...

Huawei Huawei In India Huawei Spying Charges Huawei 5G India-China Border Clash PLA Ren Zhengfei 
Indian Air Force’s indigenous design for anti-locusts operations

Indian Air Force’s indigenous design for anti-locusts operations

New Delhi: Indian Air Force choppers will now be deployed to tackle the worst locusts attack the country is anticipating in 27 years. The ministry of agriculture had signed a contract with M/s Micron, a U.K based firm to modify two Mi-17 Helicopters ...

Locusts Attack Mi-17 Helicopters CSIO Chandigarh IAF Desert Locusts 
First batch of 4 Rafale fighter jets to arrive by July-end

First batch of 4 Rafale fighter jets to arrive by July-end

Rafale Fighter AircraftNew Delhi: Amid rising tension between India and China along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Eastern Ladakh, first batch of four Rafale fighter jets will fly to India in the last week of July.The four Rafale aircraft are sc...

Rafale Fighter Jet India-France Relations India-China Standoff UAE Rajnath Singh LAC 
India, France review multi-faceted cooperation

India, France review multi-faceted cooperation

New Delhi: India and France on Monday reviewed the progress of the multi-faceted cooperation between the two countries.A foreign secretary-level consultations was held through video conference, wherein Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla ...

India-France Relations S Jaishankar François Delattre Harsh Vardhan Shringla UN Security Council Coalition For Disaster Resilient Infrastructure 
Mission Sagar INS Kesari back in Kochi

Mission Sagar INS Kesari back in Kochi

INS Kesari at Kochi PortKochi: Indian Naval Ship Kesari arrived at Kochi on Sunday after 55 days of deployment to the Southern Indian Ocean region as part of ‘Mission Sagar’.The ship was deployed on a special ‘COVID Relief Mission&r...

INS Kesari Indian Ocean Region COVID-19 Mission Sagar Maldives 
Rafael unveils multi-missile SPIKE NLOS launcher configuration

Rafael unveils multi-missile SPIKE NLOS launcher configuration

The new launcher and the missiles will be co-produced in PolandTel Aviv: Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Limited is participating in Poland's "Ottokar-Brzoza" tender (formerly known as "Tank Destroyer") in co-production with l...

Ottokar-Brzoza Rafael Advanced Defense Systems SPIKE NLOS Polish Defence Forces PGZ NATO 
India, Germany hold virtual foreign secretary-level consultations

India, Germany hold virtual foreign secretary-level consultations

New Delhi: India and Germany have held virtual Foreign Secretary level consultations.Foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla and his German counterpart Miguel Berger discussed bilateral cooperation in various areas and exchanged views on regional an...

India-Germany Relations Harsh Vardhan Shringla Miguel Berger COVID-19 G-20 
IAF’s Cheetah helicopter makes emergency landing near Sonepat

IAF’s Cheetah helicopter makes emergency landing near Sonepat

New Delhi: Indian Air Force’s (IAF) Cheetah helicopter on Friday made an emergency landing in Sonepat district of Haryana while it was proceeding from Hindan air base to Halwara for a routine Air Force task.“Approximately 14 NM out of Hin...

Cheetah Helicopter Hindan Air Base COVID-19 Eastern Peripheral Sonepat 
Pakistan's continuation in FATF grey list vindicates India’s position: MEA

Pakistan's continuation in FATF grey list vindicates India’s position: MEA

New Delhi: After the terror funding watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) decided to keep Pakistan in the "grey list" till October, India on Thursday said that it vindicated its position that the country has not taken any appropriate ...

FATF Pakistan In Grey List MEA OIC Kashmir 
US visa suspension order likely to affect Indian professionals: MEA

US visa suspension order likely to affect Indian professionals: MEA

New Delhi: India on Thursday expressed apprehension that the temporary suspension ordered on entry of certain categories of non-immigrant visa holders till December-end by the US would affect the movement of Indian skilled professionals who avail of ...

H1B Visa COVID-19 MEA India-US Relations Donald Trump 
Swing voter headache for Donald Trump

Swing voter headache for Donald Trump

As the real poll date draws close, speculations and media polls are on a rise in America. Most polls put Biden in a comfortable high single digit lead over President Trump but if we have learnt anything from the 2016 elections, it is that one mu...

Donald Trump Joe Biden The Cook Political Report US Election COVID-19 Barack Obama 
India’s triservice contingent participates in Victory Day parade in Russia

India’s triservice contingent participates in Victory Day parade in Russia

Moscow: India’s triservice contingent on Wednesday participated in the Victory Day parade at Red Square in Moscow as a part of the 75th Anniversary of the World War II.Russia has celebrated the 75th anniversary of victory of the then Soviet Peo...

75th Anniversary Of World Ward 2 Victory Day Parade Red Square Rajnath Singh Tri-service Contingent Covid-19 
Time for India to open multiple fronts on Chinese aggression

Time for India to open multiple fronts on Chinese aggression

With the blood flowing on India-China line of control in Galwan valley of eastern Ladakh, Indian blood all across the globe have been boiling ever since the news of the killing of 20 Indian Army personnel came out. Indian soldiers were brutally attac...

India-China Standoff China's PLA Trade Between India And China Galwan Valley Bihar Regiment LAC Eastern Ladakh 
Ladakh: Rajnath Singh holds meeting with CDS, Services Chiefs

Ladakh: Rajnath Singh holds meeting with CDS, Services Chiefs

New Delhi: In wake of ongoing border stalemate in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday held a high-level review meeting with Chief of Defence Staff Gen Bipin Rawat and all three service chiefs, sources in the defence establishment...

Rajnath Singh Galwan Valley Eastern Ladakh PLA Gen Bipin Rawat 
Rajnath Singh to attend Victory Day Parade in Russia

Rajnath Singh to attend Victory Day Parade in Russia

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will visit Russia to participate in the Victory Day parade in Moscow on June 24.“Raksha Mantri would be visiting Moscow next week to further cement the strong and historic bonds of friendship between Ru...

India-Russia Relations Rajnath Singh World War 2 Victory Day Parade Russian Federations 
India elected unopposed as a non-permanent member to UNSC with 184 votes

India elected unopposed as a non-permanent member to UNSC with 184 votes

United Nations: India on Thursday got elected as a non-permanent member of the 15 member United Nations Security Council (UNSC) from the Asia-Pacific category for 2021-22 term. This is for the 8th time that India has been elected to UNSC.Among t...

India At UNSC COVID-19 United Nations S Jaishankar Narendra Modi TS Tirumurti 
Soldiers' sacrifice will not go in vain: PM Modi

Soldiers' sacrifice will not go in vain: PM Modi

New Delhi:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday assured the nation and said said that the sacrifice of Indian soldiers will not go in vain.Stating that India wants peace but will be given befitting reply if anyone instigate us.On the secon...

Narendra Modi On Galwan Valley India-China Face-off COVID-19 Eastern Ladakh LAC 
Focus on to provide better opportunities to prospective migrants: Jaishankar

Focus on to provide better opportunities to prospective migrants: Jaishankar

New Delhi: Stating that the focus of the government has been to provide better opportunities and welfare measures to prospective migrants, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Monday said that India is an essential source of “trusted talen...

Jaishankar Annual Conference Of Protectors Of Emigrants V Muraleedharan COVID-19 
Onus on Nepal to create conducive environment for talks on border row: Sources

Onus on Nepal to create conducive environment for talks on border row: Sources

New Delhi: After failing to respond to its proposal for talks to resolve the boundary issue, India on Monday said that the onus is on the KP Sharma Oli government in Nepal to create a “positive and conducive atmosphere” for talks, sources...

Treaty Of Sugauli India-Nepal Border Row Susta Area Kalapani KP Oli COVID-19 
OPINION: India-China stand off: A road and a larger gameplan

OPINION: India-China stand off: A road and a larger gameplan

The India China standoff has been going on for more than a month now with little clarity of the way forward. Both the countries maintain that they will find a diplomatic solution to it but with both armies locked in an eyeball to eyeball standoff at ...

Darbuk-Shyokh-Daulat Beg Oldie India-China Standoff Eastern Ladakh COVID-19 India-China Border Row 
PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with Laos counterpart

PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with Laos counterpart

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday spoke on phone with his counterpart from Lao Thongloun Sisoulith and exchanged views on the health and economic challenges posed by the global COVID-19 pandemic.The prime minister commended the effect...

Narendra Modi Thongloun Sisoulith India-Lao Relations Vat Phou COVID-19 
India, Tanzania review bilateral relationship

India, Tanzania review bilateral relationship

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Tanzanian President John Pombe Joseph Magufuli on Friday reviewed the overall bilateral relationship on phone.  During their conversation, the prime minister warmly recalled his July 2016 visit to Dar-...

Narendra Modi John Pombe Joseph Magufuli India-Tanzania Relations COVID-19 Dar-es-Salaam 
COVID-19: Defence Ministry extends contracts with vendors for 4 months

COVID-19: Defence Ministry extends contracts with vendors for 4 months

New Delhi: In the wake of coronavirus locckdown, the Ministry of Defence on Friday announced it has extended the delivery period for existing capital acquisition contracts with Indian vendors by four months due of supply chain disruptions.An order fr...

Rajnath Singh COVID-19 Force Majeure Indian Vendors 
Government launches 3rd phase of Vande Bharat Mission

Government launches 3rd phase of Vande Bharat Mission

New Delhi: Amid continued coronavirus lockdown, the government on Thursday launched the third phase of Vande Bharat Mission to bring back the stranded Indian overseas.So far, over 165,000 Indians returned to the country.The third phase of the program...

Vande Bharat Mission IndiGo MEA INS Shardul COVID-19 
India’s stimulus package is larger than Pakistan’s GDP: MEA

India’s stimulus package is larger than Pakistan’s GDP: MEA

New Delhi: After Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan offered share cash transfer programme to help those facing financial trouble, India on Thursday hit back and said India’s stimulus package is larger than Pakistan’s annual GDP.India also...

Pakistan GDP Imran Khan MEA Coronavirus 
Modi, Netanyahu discuss potential areas of cooperation

Modi, Netanyahu discuss potential areas of cooperation

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday spoke on phone with his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu and discussed the potential areas in which both countries could expand their cooperation in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, incl...

Narendra Modi Benjamin Netanyahu India-Israel Relations COVID-19 MEA 
PM Modi discussed COVID-19 pandemic with his Cambodian counterpart

PM Modi discussed COVID-19 pandemic with his Cambodian counterpart

New Delhi: Amid coronavirus pandemic across the globe, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a phone call on Wednesday with his Cambodian counterpart Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen and agreed to continue the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic cooperati...

Narendra Modi Samdech Akka Moha Sena Padei Techo Hun Sen India-Cambodia Relations India's Act East Policy ASEAN COVID-19 
PM Modi discuss COVID-19 with Philippines President

PM Modi discuss COVID-19 with Philippines President

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday spoke on telephone with President of Philippines Rodrigo Duterte and discussed the steps being taken by the two governments to address the challenges arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic.Both leaders...

Narendra Modi Philippines Rodrigo Duterte Indo-Pacific Region MEA 
Military's talk with China positive: Rajnath Singh

Military's talk with China positive: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Amid ongoing standoff between troops of India and China along Line of Actual Control (LAC) borders in Eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said India's military and diplomatic levels talks with Beijing have been pos...

India-China Standoff Rajnath Singh COVID-19 LAC 
IAF designs and develops airborne rescue pod for isolated transportation

IAF designs and develops airborne rescue pod for isolated transportation

New Delhi: With an aim to evacuate the critical patients with infectious diseases including COVID-19 from high altitude area, isolated and remote places, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has designed, developed and manufactured an Airborne Rescue Pod for I...

Airborne Rescue Pod For Isolated Transportation ARPIT NABH COVID-19 Atmanirbhar Bharat 
Operation Samudra Setu: INS Shardul commences repatriation of Indians from Iran

Operation Samudra Setu: INS Shardul commences repatriation of Indians from Iran

New Delhi: As part of Indian Navy’s Operation Samudra Setu programme, Indian Naval Ship Shardul on Monday commenced repatriation of Indian nationals at port of Bandar Abbas in Iran to Porbandar in Gujarat.     “Indian Navy ...

INS Shardul India-Iran COVID-19 Operation Samudra Setu Vande Bharat Mission Porbandar 
Mission SAGAR: INS Kesari delivers second consignment of medical supplies to Seychelles

Mission SAGAR: INS Kesari delivers second consignment of medical supplies to Seychelles

New Delhi: As part of Mission SAGAR initiative, Indian Navy Ship Kesari on Sunday reached Port Victoria in Seychelles and delivered a second consignment of essential medical supplies amid the coronavirus pandemic, the Indian Navy said.The ship handed...

Mission SAGAR INS Kesari India-Seychelles Relations Gen Dalbir Singh Suhag COVID-19 
OPINION: Emergence of Leaders during COVID19 Pandemic

OPINION: Emergence of Leaders during COVID19 Pandemic

The entire country was given few hours to shut down.None of us could imagine what it meant…. We have never done this … There were lakhs of people standard in places they had gone to visit on work or travel,  daily wages workers did...

COVID-19 Leadership Kiran DM Migrants Crisis Lockdown PPE Kits Wuhan 
Southern Commander GOC-in-C visits Jodhpur military station

Southern Commander GOC-in-C visits Jodhpur military station

Jodhpur: Southern Command General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Lt Gen CP Mohanty on Friday visited Jodhpur military station to oversee the operational readiness, training and administration of the formation.During the visit, the the army commander als...

Southern Command Jodhpur Military Station Lt Gen CP Mohanty COVID-19 Rajasthan 
US’ DFC committed to invest over $300 million in India

US’ DFC committed to invest over $300 million in India

New Delhi: Aiming to support developing countries reeling from COVID-19 pandemic, the US International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) will invest over $300 million in India to support multiple projects, including financial services sector, hea...

US Investment US International Development Finance Corporation DFC COVID-19 
Bilateral differences should not become disputes: India, China at diplomatic talks

Bilateral differences should not become disputes: India, China at diplomatic talks

New Delhi: A day ahead of military-level talks between two neighbouring nations, India and China on Friday held diplomatic-level discussion and agreed to handle their differences through peaceful discussion bearing in mind the importance of respectin...

India-China Diplomatic Talks India-China Standoff Doklam Eastern Ladakh Chusul-Moldo BPM 
India outlines priorities for election to UN Security Council

India outlines priorities for election to UN Security Council

New Delhi: India on Friday set out key priorities for its candidature at the United Nation Security Council (UNSC) that include new opportunities for progress, an effective response to international terrorism, reforming the multilateral system among ...

UNSC Election UN Security Council S Jaishankar COVID-19 UN General Assembly 
At virtual bilateral summit, India and Australia sign seven agreement

At virtual bilateral summit, India and Australia sign seven agreement

New Delhi: Recognizing the importance of global cooperation for saving lives and managing the economic impacts of COVID-19 and future global challenges, India and Australia on Thursday decided to share the benefits of scientific and medical research ...

Narendra Modi Scott Morrison UNCLOS UNSC NIIF MSME DTAA 
Virtual Summit: Perfect time and opportunity to strengthen India-Australia relations, says PM Modi

Virtual Summit: Perfect time and opportunity to strengthen India-Australia relations, says PM Modi

New Delhi: With an aim to take bilateral relations to a new height, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that India is committed to strengthen its ties with Australia as its a perfect time and perfect opportunity.      In a fi...

India-Australia Virtual Summit Narendra Modi Scott Morrison COVID-19 Indo-Pacific Region 
Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar tests COVID-19 positive

Defence Secretary Ajay Kumar tests COVID-19 positive

New Delhi: Defence secretary Ajay Kumar has tested positive for Covid-19 and is under home isolation.“He tested positive on Tuesday. His condition is stable and he will stay at home till he tests negative,” sources said.Defence ministry h...

Ajay Kumar Defence Secretary Rajnath Singh COVID-19 South Block 
WAC AOC-in-C Air Marshal B Suresh visits Halwara Air Force Station

WAC AOC-in-C Air Marshal B Suresh visits Halwara Air Force Station

New Delhi: Western Air Command (WAC) Air Officer Commanding-in-Chief Air Marshal B Suresh on Wednesday visited Air Force Station Halwara.On arrival, the AOC-in-C was received by Air Commodore A Bhadra, Air Officer Commanding, Air Force Station Halwar...

Western Air Command Air Marshal B Suresh Halwara AF Station COVID-19 
COVID-19: PM Modi conveys India’s willingness to support Mozambique

COVID-19: PM Modi conveys India’s willingness to support Mozambique

New Delhi: While speaking with President of Mozambique Filipe Jacinto Nyusi on phone, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday conveyed India's willingness to support Mozambique's efforts during the health crisis, including through provision...

Narendra Modi Filipe Jacinto Nyusi Mozambique India-Mozambique Relations COVID-19 MEA 
Indo-Pacific in agenda at Modi-Morrison virtual summit

Indo-Pacific in agenda at Modi-Morrison virtual summit

New Delhi: India and Australia will discuss issues relating to Indo-Pacific, global COVID-19 pandemic among others at the first ever virtual summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Australian counterpart Scott Morrison on June 4.“As...

Narendra Modi Scott Morrison COVID-19 Indo-Pacific UNSC 
India-China border standoff: Modi, Trump discuss issue

India-China border standoff: Modi, Trump discuss issue

New Delhi: Amid standoff between the troops of India and China in the Eastern Ladakh areas, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation with United States of America President Donald Trump on Tuesday and discussed on a range of issues i...

Donald Trump Narendra Modi G-7 Summit India-China Standoff COVID-19 WHO George Floyd 
AntiFa and the double-edged sword in hands of President Trump

AntiFa and the double-edged sword in hands of President Trump

As America boils over with protests over the death of #GeorgeFloyd in a case of apparent police brutality, President Donald Trump has declared a war on the main organization that is believed to be behind the protests- AntiFa. This far left organizati...

#GeorgeFloyd AntiFa Antifaschistische Aktion Donald Trump Joe Biden COVID-19 
Rafale aircraft to be delivered timely in India: France

Rafale aircraft to be delivered timely in India: France

New Delhi: France on Tuesday reaffirmed its commitment to ensure timely delivery of Rafale fighter aircraft despite the challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.In a telephonic conversation, French Minister of Armed Forces Florence Parly talked with...

Shri Rajnath Singh French Minister Of Armed Forces Ms Florence Parly Rafale Indian Ocean Naval Symposium IONS India-France Joint Strategic Vision On The Indian Ocean Region 
OPINION: Medishala provides better healthcare experience in Bihar

OPINION: Medishala provides better healthcare experience in Bihar

Patna: Medishala has come forward to provide better healthcare experience in Bihar during global Covid-19 pandemic.Startups which address the real issues of the people are the ones stick around and Medishala has diagnosed the root cause precisely.Thi...

Medishala Bihar Doctors Abhinav Kumar Start Ups 
Beijing warns India not to engage in US-China confrontation

Beijing warns India not to engage in US-China confrontation

New Delhi: Cautioning India to be careful about being involved in the US-China rivalry, Beijing has said that India has little to gain from engaging in a US-China conflict over any topic.In an article in the influential newspaper The Global Times, th...

India China Standoff COVID-19 US-China Rivalry Eastern Ladakh India-China Relations 
93 UP BN NCC contributed significantly in fighting COVID-19 in Ballia

93 UP BN NCC contributed significantly in fighting COVID-19 in Ballia

Ballia: 93 UP Battalion National Cadet Corps’ (NCC) 45-day-long   mass awareness programmes to battle coronaviris was concluded on Sunday.During their deployment in Ballia district of Uttar Pradesh, the cadets of 93 UP BN NCC has contribut...

93 UP BN NCC National Cadet Corps Ballia NCCYOGDAN Corona Warriors COVID-19 NCC 
MEA lists Modi summits with Trump, Xi among 1-year achievements

MEA lists Modi summits with Trump, Xi among 1-year achievements

New Delhi: Among first year of achievements of Modi government 2.0, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) has highlighted the two Modi-Trump public events in the US and India besides PM Modi’s two-day retreat with Chinese President Xi Jinping....

Vande Bharat Mission BRICS G20 Summit MEA Shanghai Cooperation Organisation G-7 Summit Outreach Sessions UNGA ASEAN 
India hands over COVID-19 related medicines to Madagascar

India hands over COVID-19 related medicines to Madagascar

New Delhi: Indian Navy Ship Kesari which reached Port Antsiranana on May 27, has handed over the COVID-19 related medical supplies to Madagascar government on Friday.The Indian government in these difficult times is providing assistance to Friendly F...

INS Kesari Port Antsiranana M Tehindrazanarivelo Liva Djacoba India-Madagascar Relations Mission SAGAR 
For the second time in history NDA cadets to not experience POP the traditional way

For the second time in history NDA cadets to not experience POP the traditional way

Pune: Passing Out Parade (POP), the much-awaited event of the Pune-based National Defence Academy (NDA), Khadakwasla will not take place the traditional way this year for it’s 138th course. In view of the nationwide lockdown due to Coronavirus ...

NDA POP National Defence Academy COVID-19 Camp Torna Habibullah Hall 
Rajnath Singh, Esper exchange views on regional developments

Rajnath Singh, Esper exchange views on regional developments

New Delhi: Amid standoff at India-China border, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday had a telephonic conversation with his US counterpart Mark T Esper and exchanged their views on regional developments of shared interest.The interaction assumes ...

Rajnath Singh Mark T Esper India-China Standoff COVID-19 India-US Defence Cooperation Cyclone Amphan 
Army Commanders’ Conference concludes; discusses face-offs in Eastern Ladakh

Army Commanders’ Conference concludes; discusses face-offs in Eastern Ladakh

New Delhi: The 3-day-long Army Commanders’ Conference concluded on Friday, wherein top military leadership discussed issues pertaining to existing and developing security challenges, including China's transgression attempts in Eastern Ladak...

Army Commanders' Conference Gen Naravane India-China Face Offs Pangong Tso Eastern Ladakh Gen Bipin Rawat COVID-19 
Vande Bharat Mission: 1 lakh Indians to be brought back by end phase 2

Vande Bharat Mission: 1 lakh Indians to be brought back by end phase 2

New Delhi: One lakh Indian nationals stranded in 60 countries will be brought back by the end of Vande Bharat Mission phase 2, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Thursday.The last date of the second phase of the mission ends on June 13.A ...

Vande Bharat Mission MEA Indians Stranded Abroad Lockdown COVID-19 Indian Navy 
India open to engage with neighbours on border row: Government

India open to engage with neighbours on border row: Government

New Delhi: Calling for “constructive and positive efforts” to end a border row with Nepal, India on Thursday said it is  open to engaging with all its neighbours on the basis of mutual sensitivity and respect.In a virtual news briefi...

India-Nepal Relations India-Nepal Border Row Nepal National Assembly Nepal New Map Lipulekh Pass Kalapani 
OPINION: Can the Travel & Tourism Industry co-exist with Covid?

OPINION: Can the Travel & Tourism Industry co-exist with Covid?

Dehradun: Year 2020 would go down as one of the darkest years in the history of mankind that slowed down or rather brought the world to a halt. Corona Virus that first surfaced in Wuhan, China took a grip on 213 countries in a quick span of 3 months....

COVID-19 Char Dham Yatra Incredible India Kumbh Mela Uttarakhand Tourism 
PM Modi congratulates Sri Lankan PM Rajapaksa on completing 50 years as a parliamentarian

PM Modi congratulates Sri Lankan PM Rajapaksa on completing 50 years as a parliamentarian

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday congratulated his Sri Lankan counterpart Mahinda Rajapaksa on completing 50 years as a parliamentarian.“Prime Minister spoke today to Mahinda Rajapaksa, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, to congra...

Narendra Modi Mahinda Rajapaksa India-Sri Lanka Relations COVID-19 Arumugan Thondaman 
OPINION: Rise of Taiwan --- Is the COVID-19 crisis denting One China Policy?

OPINION: Rise of Taiwan --- Is the COVID-19 crisis denting One China Policy?

New Delhi: There is a common Hindi expression: "Khota Sikka chalna". It broadly means a person who we choose to ignore or feel that he/she is useless, helps us in our most dire situation. That's what Taiwan has proved to be for the worl...

#TaiwanCanHelp COVID-19 Taiwan And China WHO Tsai Ing-wen 
Top Army Commanders to meet tomorrow on emerging security challenges

Top Army Commanders to meet tomorrow on emerging security challenges

New Delhi: Amid ongoing face-offs between troops of India and China, top Army Commanders will meet on Wednesday to review security situation arising out in the areas of Eastern Ladakh.The three-day biannual army commanders’ conference that is a...

Army Commanders' Conference 2020 COVID-19 Eastern Ladakh LAC LOC Chinese Troops 
Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral defence and security cooperation with Australian counterpart on phone

Rajnath Singh discusses bilateral defence and security cooperation with Australian counterpart on phone

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and his Australian counterpart Linda Reynolds on Tuesday conveyed their commitment to take forward the initiatives of bilateral defence and security cooperation.Both the ministers agreed to take forward the i...

Rajnath Singh Linda Reynolds India-Australia Strategic Partnership COVID-19 India-Australia Relations 
OPINION: India Nepal -- Way Ahead

OPINION: India Nepal -- Way Ahead

New Delhi: Earlier this month Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the strategically crucial Road of 80 Km from Tawaghat to Lipulekh in Pithoragarh Distt in Uttarakhand. Passing through an extremely difficult terrain reducing pilgrims...

Kailash Mansarover Lipulekh Pass India-Nepal Relations India-China-Nepal Relations Kalapani Limpiyadhura Gorkha Soldiers 
Eid-ul-Fitr: PM Modi dials Bangladesh PM and UAE’s Crown Prince

Eid-ul-Fitr: PM Modi dials Bangladesh PM and UAE’s Crown Prince

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday dialed his counterpart from Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina and UAE’s Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan and extended greetings on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, the biggest religious festival of t...

Narendra Modi Sheikh Hasina Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Eid-ul-Fitr COVID-19 Amphan 
India welcomes ceasefire between Afghan government and Taliban

India welcomes ceasefire between Afghan government and Taliban

New Delhi: India on Sunday welcomed the ceasefire between the Afghan government and the Taliban over three days covering the festival of Eid.“We hope that this ceasefire would extend further and become permanent to address the dire humanitarian...

India-Afghan Relations US-Taliban Deal Eid Ceasefire COVID-19 
COVID-19: PM Modi talks to Sri Lankan President and Mauritius counterpart

COVID-19: PM Modi talks to Sri Lankan President and Mauritius counterpart

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken to Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Mauritius Prime Minister Pravind Jugnauth and discussed about global pandemic coronavirus.Mr Modi had telephonic conversation with Sri Lankan President ...

Narendra Modi Gotabaya Rajapaksa Pravind Jugnauth INS Kesari COVID-19 
Indian foreign policy will be in tandem with domestic policies to support Indian industries: Shringla

Indian foreign policy will be in tandem with domestic policies to support Indian industries: Shringla

New Delhi: Indian foreign policy will be in tandem with domestic polices to support Indian industries to convert the country into low cost manufacturing destination of the world, Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla said on Wednesday.Addressing t...

India's Foreign Policy Harsh Vardhan Shringla FICCI COVID-19 Atmanirbhar Bharat 
Desert Locust control: India yet to hear from Pakistan

Desert Locust control: India yet to hear from Pakistan

New Delhi: Taking a lead in developing regional cooperation to control Desert Locust, India has sent a proposal to Pakistan for a coordinated response along with Iran but it is yet to hear from Islamabad.“Iran has already responded positively t...

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Provinces Desert Locusts Pakistan Iran Balochistan South Khorasan 
Defence manufacturing adversely affected due to COVID-19: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Defence manufacturing adversely affected due to COVID-19: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Acknowledging the hardships faced by the defence industry, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said that the government has taken several steps for industries, especially MSMEs, including extension of response dates of RFP/RFI, earl...

Department Of Defence Production Aatma Nirbhar Bharat Vocal For Local Mother-Daughter Fund Society Of Indian Defence Manufacturers SIDM MSMEs CII Rajnath Singh 
Veterans can seek COVID-19 treatment at service, empanelled and government hospitals

Veterans can seek COVID-19 treatment at service, empanelled and government hospitals

New Delhi: In the wake of coronavirus pandemic, the veterans can seek treatment at any of the service, empanelled and government Hospitals nominated as COVID-19 hospitals and if there is any charge incurred that would be reimbursed also.There are 122...

Veterans ECHS Base Hospital Delhi Cannt COVID-19 Command Hospitals 
India provides US$ 2 million to UNRWA for welfare of Palestine refugees

India provides US$ 2 million to UNRWA for welfare of Palestine refugees

New Delhi: India on Monday contributed US$ 2 million to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) in support of the Agency’s core programmes and services, including education, health care, relief...

UNRWA India Palestine Refugees Marc Lassouaoui 
INS Jalashwa reaches Kochi harbour in Kerala with 588 Indians

INS Jalashwa reaches Kochi harbour in Kerala with 588 Indians

Kochi: Indian Navy’s INS Jalashwa on Sunday arrived at Kochi harbour in Kerala, carrying 588 Indian nationals stranded in Mladives due to COVID-19 lockdown.This was the second phase of Indian Navy’s Operation Samudra Setu under the aegis ...

INS Jalashwa Kochi Harbour Maldives COVID-19 Vande Bharat Mission Operation Samudra Setu 
India welcomes power sharing deal between Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, rival Abdullah

India welcomes power sharing deal between Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, rival Abdullah

New Delhi: Welcoming the political agreement between Afghan President Ashraf Ghani and his rival Abdullah Abdullah on power-sharing and creation of the High Council of National Reconciliation in the country, India on Sunday expressed hope that the mo...

Ashraf Ghani Abdullah Abdullah Power Sharing Pact India-Afghanistan Relations US-Taliban Pact 
OPINION: Obama by thought, Modi by action

OPINION: Obama by thought, Modi by action

In a world where countries are striving towards the stairs of economic superpower the COVID19 pandemic has unfurled its wing across the globe.Researchers and scholars debate over various issues ranging from the gap between man and environment, Scienc...

Obama Narendra Modi Hydrochloroquin COVID-19 Lockdown 
COVID-19: India hands over RT-PCR test kits to Nepal

COVID-19: India hands over RT-PCR test kits to Nepal

Kathmandu: India on Sunday handed over Pathodetect COVID-19 real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction or RT-PCR test kits, which would enable Nepali Health Professionals to conduct test on 30,000 people.Indian envoy to Nepal Vinay Moh...

Pathodetect COVID-19 RT-PCR Test Kits Mylab Company SAARC Bhanubhakta Dhakal Vinay Mohan Kwatra 
INS Jalashwa enroute Kochi from Maldives, carrying 588 Indians

INS Jalashwa enroute Kochi from Maldives, carrying 588 Indians

New Delhi: As part of the Indian Navy's Operation Samudra Setu initiative to bring back Indians stranded in Maldives, Indian Naval Ship (INS) Jalashwa carrying 588 Indian citizens onboard has departed from Male for Kochi in Kerala on Saturday.INS...

Operation Samudra Setu INS Jalashwa Maldives COVID-19 Kochi Indian Navy Samudra Setu Mission 
COVID-19: Part of Sena Bhawan in Delhi sealed

COVID-19: Part of Sena Bhawan in Delhi sealed

New Delhi: After a soldier detected positive for coronavirus, a part of a floor at the Army’s Sena Bhawan here was sealed on Friday.“One soldier tested positive for COVID-19. The affected area of Sena Bhawan closed for sanitation and disi...

Sena Bhawan COVID-19 Rail Bhawan Indian Army Rajiv Gandhi Bhawan RPF 
India is an emerging maritime power: Rajnath Singh

India is an emerging maritime power: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi: Stating that India is an emerging maritime power, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday said its prosperity is also very dependent on the sea.  Spelling out Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s vision ‘SAGAR’ (Security ...

Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh Raksha Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik Indian Coast Guard ICG ICGS Sachet Indian Exclusive Economic Zone EEZ Interceptor Boats C-450 C-451 Goa Shipyard Limited GSL 
Indo-Pacific partners underline need for new template of globalization

Indo-Pacific partners underline need for new template of globalization

New Delhi: In the backdrop of coronavirus pandemic across the globe, select countries of the Indo-Pacific on Thursday underlined the need for a new template of globalization and for international institutions to reflect contemporary realities.“...

G20 East Asia Summit S Jaishankar Indo-Pacific Countries Stephen Biegun COVID-19 Harsh Vardhan Shringla 
India, Denmark for further strengthening of bilateral relations

India, Denmark for further strengthening of bilateral relations

New Delhi: India and Denmark on Thursday reiterated their shared desire to further strengthen their bilateral relations.Prime Minister Narendra Moi had a telephone conversation on Thursday with his counterpart from Denmark Mette Frederiksen and discu...

Narendra Modi Mette Frederiksen India-Denmark Relations COVID-19 MEA 
Gen Naravane reviews operational preparedness of Sapta Shakti Command

Gen Naravane reviews operational preparedness of Sapta Shakti Command

Jaipur: Indian Army Chief Gen MM Naravane on Wednesday visited forward areas of the Sapta Shakti Command in Rajasthan and Punjab and reviewed the operational preparedness of the command to thwart any threat that inimical forces may pose across the We...

Gen Naravane Sapta Shakti Command Lt Gen Alok Kler Integrated Battle Groups COVID-19 Western Front 
COVID-19: US, India working together to develop vaccines

COVID-19: US, India working together to develop vaccines

New Delhi: The United States and India are working together on developing diagnostics, therapeutics and vaccines to combat the disease and recognize the importance of manufacturing critical drugs during this time and making them accessible globally, ...

Indo-US Relations Hydroxychloroquine COVID-19 Vaccine Taranjit Singh Sandhu Donald Trump USAID 
SCO video conference: India calls for collective action on terrorism

SCO video conference: India calls for collective action on terrorism

New Delhi: Stating that terrorism continues to be overwhelming threat to security and stability in Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), India on Wednesday called for collective action to maintain peace and tranquility in the region.  Be...

S Jaishankar SCO Video Conference COVID-19 Russia Pakistan China Shanghai Cooperation Organisation 
COVID-19 crisis is unimaginable for mankind: PM Modi

COVID-19 crisis is unimaginable for mankind: PM Modi

New Delhi: Announcing the fourth phase of nationwide lockdown from May 18, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that COVID-19 pandemic is unimaginable for mankind.Addressing the Nation for fifth times, the prime minister said, “We had n...

Narendra Modi COVID-19 Lockdown 4 PPE Kits N95 Masks Special Economic Package 
Jaishankar discusses COVID-19 with counterparts in US, five other countries

Jaishankar discusses COVID-19 with counterparts in US, five other countries

New Delhi: India and US along with foreign ministers of 5 other countries discussed the responses to combat pandemic novel coronavirus and cooperation in the health sector.External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, US Secretary of State Michael R Pompeo...

S Jaishankar India-US Relations COVID-19 Wuhan Michael Pompeo 
Vande Bharat Mission: 2nd phase to start from May 16 to repatriate Indians from 31 countries

Vande Bharat Mission: 2nd phase to start from May 16 to repatriate Indians from 31 countries

New Delhi: India will launch its second phase of Vande Bharat Mission to repatriate Indian nationals from 31 countries from May 16-22 with 149 flights services, sources in the government establishment said on Tuesday.A total of 149 flights, including...

Vande Bharat Mission 2nd Phase Of Vande Bharat Mission COVID-19 Lockdown Coronavirus 
Mission Sagar: INS Kesari carrying 580 tonnes of food items reaches Maldives

Mission Sagar: INS Kesari carrying 580 tonnes of food items reaches Maldives

New Delhi: As part of Mission SAGAR, Indian Navy’s INS Kesari ship on Tuesday reached Male port in Maldives and dropped 580 tonnes of essential food items.Maldives became the first stop for Indian navy ship to deliver the consignment to the nei...

Mission SAGAR INS Kesari Male Port COVID-19 HADR Narendra Modi Ibrahim Mohamed Solih 
Western Army Commander reviews operational readiness in Kathua and Samba

Western Army Commander reviews operational readiness in Kathua and Samba

Jammu: Indian Army’s Western Army Commander Lt Gen RP Singh on Monday visited forward areas of the Rising Star Corps in Kathua and Samba districts of Jammu and Kashmir to review the current security situation and operational readiness.Rising St...

Western Army Command Lt Gen RP Singh Rising Star Corps Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi COVID-19 Kathua 
Indian Navy develops solution for remote monitoring of Covid patients in ICU at Vizag

Indian Navy develops solution for remote monitoring of Covid patients in ICU at Vizag

New Delhi: With an objective to reduce the risk of transmission of Covid to medical professionals, the Indian Navy has developed a solution for remote monitoring of vital parameters of patients in intensive care unit.Visakhapatnam-based the Eastern N...

HDMI Ethernet Visakha Institute Of Medical Sciences Eastern Naval Command COVID-19 ICU 
Vizag gas leak: IAF deploys 2 transport aircraft to airlift essential chemicals

Vizag gas leak: IAF deploys 2 transport aircraft to airlift essential chemicals

New Delhi: In a bid to reduce the toxicity of the gas being leaked from the storage tank, Indian Air Force (IAF) has deployed its two-transport aircraft AN-32 to airlift approximately 1100 kg of Tertiary Butylcatechol and 7.2 T of Polymerization Inhi...

Vizag Gas Leak Indian Institute Of Petroleum COVID-19 HADR IAF Tertiary Butylcatechol Andhra Pradesh 
Rajnath Singh stresses need for India to become “net exporter of technology”

Rajnath Singh stresses need for India to become “net exporter of technology”

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday stressed the need for India to become self-reliant and “net exporter of technology”.While addressing the scientists of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on the occasio...

Shakti-Pokhran 2 DRDO Niti Aayog National Technology Day COVID-19 Rajnath Singh 
Indian Railway to restart train operations from May 12 to 15 locations

Indian Railway to restart train operations from May 12 to 15 locations

New Delhi: Amid nationwide lockdown across the country due to coronavirus pandemic, the Indian Railways has planned to restart passenger train operations from May 12 to 15 locations.Initially, 15 pairs of trains (30 return journeys) will be operated....

Indian Railways Special Shramik Trains New Delhi Lockdown IRCTC 
DRDO lab develops automated UV systems to sanitise electronic gadgets, currency notes

DRDO lab develops automated UV systems to sanitise electronic gadgets, currency notes

New Delhi: Hyderabad-based Defence Research and Development (DRDO) premier lab, Research Centre Imarat (RCI), has developed an automated contactless UVC sanitisation cabinet, called Defence Research Ultraviolet Sanitiser (DRUVS).It has been desi...

DRDO Defence Research Ultraviolet Sanitiser NOTESCLEAN Research Centre Imarat COVID-19 
Covid-19: 56 more ITBP test positive taking tally to 156

Covid-19: 56 more ITBP test positive taking tally to 156

New Delhi: Sharing updates on COVID-19 cases in the force, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) has said 56 more cases have been reported in last 24 hours, taking total number of positive cases to 156.All new cases have been reported from Delhi, the...

ITBP COVID-19 AIIMS CAPF Referral Hospital Safdarjung Hospital 
Mission Sagar: India’s helping hand across the Indian Ocean

Mission Sagar: India’s helping hand across the Indian Ocean

New Delhi: Amid ongoing coronavirus pandemic across the globe, India has sent Indian Naval Ship Kesari, carrying on board two Medical Assistance Teams, consignments of Covid related essential medicines and essential food items to countries in Souther...

Mission Sagar Southern Indian Ocean COVID-19 SAGAR MEA Hydroxychloroquine 
Modi conveys his condolences to Italian PM for loss of lives in Italy

Modi conveys his condolences to Italian PM for loss of lives in Italy

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a phone call on Friday with his Italian counterpart Giuseppe Conte and conveyed his condolences for the loss of lives in Italy caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.He commended the fortitude shown by citizens of...

Narendra Modi Giuseppe Conte Italy MEA COVID-19 
India sends medical supplies to African nations amid COVID-19 crisis

India sends medical supplies to African nations amid COVID-19 crisis

New Delhi: India has sent a consignment of medical supplies, includes hydroxychloroquine, paracetamol and other drugs to 25 African countries to bolster their efforts to combat the spread of Covid-19.“This is in keeping with India’s tradi...

Hydroxychloroquine Yoweri Kaguta Museveni Cyril Ramaphosa Narendra Modi AIIMS Raipur E-ITEC 
Vande Bharat Mission: About 2000 Indians to be repatriated from Maldives

Vande Bharat Mission: About 2000 Indians to be repatriated from Maldives

New Delhi: The government will repatriate around 2,000 Indian nationals stranded at Male in Maldives due to COVID-19 lockdown, sources said on Friday.Joining the government’s Vande Bharat Mission to bring back Indians from abroad, Indian Navy h...

Vande Bharat Mission Operation Samundra Setu Indian Navy Maldives Kochi COVID-19 INS Jalashwa 
Vande Bharat Mission: India to expand scope of countries from May 15

Vande Bharat Mission: India to expand scope of countries from May 15

New Delhi: India will launch the second phase of Vande Bharat Mission from May 15 and also expand its mega repatriation programme for citizens stranded abroad due to the Covid-19 crisis to Russia, Central Asian states and European countries such as G...

Vande Bharat Mission Air India Indians Stranded COVID-19 Lockdown INS Jalashwa INS Magar Maldives 
Rajnath Singh chairs 165th MP-IDSA Executive Council meeting online

Rajnath Singh chairs 165th MP-IDSA Executive Council meeting online

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday presided over 165th and first ever virtual Executive Council (EC) meeting of Manohar Parrikar Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (MP-IDSA) here.Mr Singh congratulated Director General of MP-...

Manohar Parrikar Institute For Defence Studies And Analyses MP-IDSA Defence Modernisation Rajnath Singh COVID-19 
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh holds telephonic conversation with Japanese counterpart

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh holds telephonic conversation with Japanese counterpart

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday had a telephonic discussion with his Japanese counterpart Taro Kono on their commitment to take forward the initiatives of bilateral security cooperation under the framework of the India-Japan Speci...

Rajnath Singh Taro Kono India And Japan Relations India-Japan Special Strategic And Global Partnership India-Japan 2+2 Foreign And Defence Ministerial Meeting Indo-Pacific Region COVID-19 
Rajnath Singh inaugurates Kailash-Mansarovar road link via video conference

Rajnath Singh inaugurates Kailash-Mansarovar road link via video conference

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday inaugurated an 80-km strategically crucial road link from Dharchula in Uttarakhand to Lipulekh along China Border through video conference, ushering in a new era in undertaking Kailash-Manasarovar Y...

Dharchula Kailash-Mansarovar Road Link Lipulekh Pass Tibet Rajnath Singh BRO Lt Gen Harpal Singh Kali River 
PPE kits developed by Indian Navy cleared by DRDO testing agency

PPE kits developed by Indian Navy cleared by DRDO testing agency

New Delhi: Taking a step forward in making contribution towards fighting coronavirus pandemic, the Indian Navy is ready to help the industry mass-produce personal protective equipment (PPE) kits.Defence Research and Development Organisation’s (...

PPE Kits DRDO DRDE Institute Of Nuclear Medicine And Allied Sciences INMAS 
Indian Navy's INS Jalashwa to undertake repatriation of 750 stranded Indians in Maldives

Indian Navy's INS Jalashwa to undertake repatriation of 750 stranded Indians in Maldives

New Delhi: Amid coronavirus pandemic around the globe, Indian Navy’s INS Jalashwa to undertake repatriation of 750 Indian nationals stranded in Maldives on Friday.INS Jalashwa entered Male port on Thursday morning."This ship is part of Ope...

INS Jalashwa Operation Samudra Setu COVID-19 Indian Navy’s Landing Platform Dock Maldives Stranded Indians 
PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with European Council President Charles Michel

PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with European Council President Charles Michel

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday spoke with European Council President Charles Michel and discussed the situation of and responses to the COVID-19 pandemic in India and the European Union.The two leaders appreciated mutual cooperat...

European Council Charles Michel COVID-19 Narendra Modi MEA India-EU Strategic Partnership India-EU Summit 
India ensures Ethiopia of supplies of essential medicines

India ensures Ethiopia of supplies of essential medicines

New Delhi: India on Wednesday assured Ethiopia of India’s support in ensuring supplies of essential medicines and and ameliorating the economic impact of the pandemic.Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday had a phone call his Ethiopian coun...

Narendra Modi Abiy Ahmed Ali COVID-19 Ethiopia Coronavirus Pandemic 
PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with his Portuguese counterpart

PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with his Portuguese counterpart

New Delhi: In keeping with his initiative of forging cooperation and helping international community to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has spoken with his counterpart from Portugal Antonio Costa on phone.Both the leaders d...

Narendra Modi Portugal Antonio Costa COVID-19 India And Portugal Relations Marcelo Rebelo De Sousa 
Top HM commander, three other militants killed in encounters in Pulwama

Top HM commander, three other militants killed in encounters in Pulwama

Srinagar: In a major success, top Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Riyaz Naikoo has been killed along with two associates by a joint team of security forces in Kashmir’s Pulwama district, a senior security official said on Wednesday.Riyaz Naikoo, wh...

Hizbul Mujahideen Riyaz Naikoo CASO CRPF Indian Army BSNL Pulwama 
BRO perseveres with Atal Tunnel work through the lockdown, to complete it by September 2020

BRO perseveres with Atal Tunnel work through the lockdown, to complete it by September 2020

New Delhi: Proactive measures are being taken by Border Roads Organisation (BRO) to complete the work on strategic Atal Tunnel in the Pir Panjal ranges of Himachal Pradesh, which is at the crucial stage of construction.Road surface works, installatio...

BRO Atal Tunnel Lt Gen Harpal Singh Jairam Thakur Himachal Pradesh Rohtang Pass 
Gen Naravane visits various field formations in Eastern India

Gen Naravane visits various field formations in Eastern India

Kolkata: Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane visited various field formations in Eastern India from May 4 to May 5 May, which included Sukna, Binnaguri and Panagarh.During his two days visit, the Chief of Army Staff was briefed in detail by the for...

Gen Naravane Eastern India Eastern Command Indian Army COVID-19 
COVID-19: Indian Naval Ships enroute Maldives to repatriate Indian nationals

COVID-19: Indian Naval Ships enroute Maldives to repatriate Indian nationals

New Delhi: Joining the national effort to repatriate Indian nationals from foreign countries, Indian Navy on Tuesday launched Operation “Samudra Setu” - meaning “Sea Bridge”.Indian Naval Ships Jalashwa and Magar are presently ...

Samudra Setu Sea Bridge COVID-19 Maldives INS Jalashwa INS Magar Repatriation Of Indians 
Western Army Commander reviews operational readiness of Rising Star Corps

Western Army Commander reviews operational readiness of Rising Star Corps

New Delhi: Indian Army’s Western Army Commander Lt Gen RP Singh on Tuesday visited Yol Cantt and Palampur military station to review the operational readiness and COVID-19 pandemic situation.Rising Star Corps General-Officer-Commanding Lt Gen U...

Western Army Command Kangra Lt Gen RP Singh Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi COVID-19 Rising Star Corps 
COVID-19: 24 in-patients at Army’s R&R hospital test positive

COVID-19: 24 in-patients at Army’s R&R hospital test positive

New Delhi: A total of 24 non-COVID in-patients at Indian Army’s Research and Referral Hospital here have been tested positive.They all were admitted into Oncology department. The detected patients include serving and military personnel. Some of...

Indian Army’s Research And Referral Hospital Oncology Department COVID-19 Coronavirus In Armed Forces Delhi 
DRDO develops UV Disinfection Tower

DRDO develops UV Disinfection Tower

New Delhi: Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has developed an Ultra Violet (UV) Disinfection Tower for rapid and chemical free disinfection of high infection prone areas.The equipment named UV blaster is a UV based area sanitiser d...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Defence Research And Development Organisation DRDO UV Disinfection Tower UV Blaster Laser Science & Technology Centre LASTEC 
‘As world fights Covid-19, some spreading other viruses’: Modi at NAM

‘As world fights Covid-19, some spreading other viruses’: Modi at NAM

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday drew global attentions towards “some people busy in spreading deadly viruses such as terrorism” even as the world is fighting the COVID-19 pandemic.Without naming Pakistan, which has recen...

Ilham Aliyev Narendra Modi NAM Summit NAM 2020 Pakistan 
Indian Army salutes corona warriors at Udhampur

Indian Army salutes corona warriors at Udhampur

Udhampur: The Indian Army has always been on the frontline in ensuring the safety and security of India.With the outbreak of the Corona Pandemic the country faced challenges of an unprecedented nature.Rising to the occasion the health workers, doctor...

Armed Forces Thanks Corona Warriors Udhampur Ommand Hospital COVID-19 
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lauds Armed Forces for ‘Armed Forces Salutes Corona Warriors’ gestures

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh lauds Armed Forces for ‘Armed Forces Salutes Corona Warriors’ gestures

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday appreciated the efforts of Armed Forces for carrying out hundreds of activities at various locations across the country on ground, in water and air to salute the corona warriors who have been steadf...

Rajnath Singh Indian Armed Forces Salute Corona Warriors Petals Showering Corona COVID-19 Corona Warriors ‘India Thanks Corona Warriors’ Indian Air Force IAF Indian Navy Army Indian Coast Guard ICG Sukhoi-30 MKI MiG-29 Jaguar 
IAF aircraft rumble in skies showering flowers as tribute to Covid warriors

IAF aircraft rumble in skies showering flowers as tribute to Covid warriors

New Delhi: Indian Air-Space on Sunday witnessed rumbling IAF aircraft through the skies from Srinagar to Thiruvananthapuram and Dibrugarh to the Rann of Kutch in Gujarat, and showered flower petals across the state capitals on hospitals and other pla...

Corona Warriors COVID-19 Sukhoi Flypast IAF 
Corona warriors: IAF helicopters to shower petals over National Police Memorial and hospitals

Corona warriors: IAF helicopters to shower petals over National Police Memorial and hospitals

New Delhi: As part of “India Thanks Corona Warriors” initiative, the Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopters will shower flower petals over National Police Memorial and hospitals treating COVID-19 patients on Sunday here.The fighter aircraft i...

Corona Warriors India Thanks Corona Warriors IAF Sukhoi-30 National Police Memorial Gen Bipin Rawat 
India, Thailand agree for greater collaboration between innovators

India, Thailand agree for greater collaboration between innovators

New Delhi: India and Thailand have agreed on the desirability of greater collaboration between researchers, scientists and innovators of the two countries.Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation on Friday with his counterpart from T...

Narendra Modi India And Thailand Relations Prayut Chan-o-cha ASEAN Summits COVID-19 
‘India Thanks COVID-19 Warriors’: ICG’s 46 ships and 10 choppers to participate

‘India Thanks COVID-19 Warriors’: ICG’s 46 ships and 10 choppers to participate

New Delhi: As part of Indian Armed Forces’ ‘India Thanks COVID-19 Warriors’ initiative, a total of 46 ships and around 10 helicopters of Indian Coast Guard (ICG) will take part in this initiative on Sunday to appreciate the efforts ...

India Thanks COVID-19 Warriors COVID-19 Warriors Coastal Surveillance Radar Network Indian Coast Guard Andaman & Nicobar Islands Minicoy Island 
Armed Forces to conduct fly-pasts, shower flowers on hospitals to thank corona warriors on May 3

Armed Forces to conduct fly-pasts, shower flowers on hospitals to thank corona warriors on May 3

New Delhi: As a mark of gratitude and thanking the Corona Warriors of the country, the defence forces will conduct special activities on May 3 across the nation, CDS General Bipin Rawat said on Friday.He said that the Air Force will conduct flypast f...

CDS Gen Bipin Rawat Fly-past Corona Warriors COVID-19 Hospitals 
60,000 foreign nationals evacuated from India: MEA

60,000 foreign nationals evacuated from India: MEA

New Delhi: Amid the nationwide lockdown due to coronavirus pandemic, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday said around 60,000 foreign nationals from 72 countries were evacuated from India.MEA Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said the issue...

MEA China Anurag Srivastava Hydroxychloroquine COVID-19 
COVID-19: India assures Myanmar of all possible help in mitigating health and economic impact

COVID-19: India assures Myanmar of all possible help in mitigating health and economic impact

New Delhi: With an objective to mitigate the health and economic impact of COVID-19 pandemic, India on Thursday assured Myanmar that it will provide all possible support.Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephonic conversation with State Counsellor...

Narendra Modi Daw Aung San Suu Kyi India-Myanmar Relations COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic 
Modi discusses COVID-19 pandemic with Bangladeshi PM Hasina

Modi discusses COVID-19 pandemic with Bangladeshi PM Hasina

New Delhi: In keeping with his initiative of forging cooperation and helping international community to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday spoke with his counterpart from Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina on phone.The two ...

Narendra Modi Sheikh Hasina SAARC COVID-19 Emergency Fund Ramzaan Coronavirus Pandemic 
PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with Canadian counterpart

PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with Canadian counterpart

New Delhi: In keeping with his initiative of forging cooperation and helping international community to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday spoke with his counterpart from Canada Justin Trudeau on phone.The two leade...

COVID-19 Narendra Modi Canada Justin Trudeau PMO 
BRICS Summit: India calls for reform of global bodies

BRICS Summit: India calls for reform of global bodies

New Delhi: Emphasizing that coronavirus pandemic would not only pose a great risk to the health and well-being of humanity but also severely impact the global economy, India on Tuesday called for need to reform the multilateral systems.While speaking...

BRICS Summt BRICS Ministers Of Foreign Affairs And International Relations S Jaishankar COVID-19 SAARC BRICS 
Rajnath Singh directs DPSUs, OFB to prepare contingency plans to deal with post lockdown situation

Rajnath Singh directs DPSUs, OFB to prepare contingency plans to deal with post lockdown situation

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday directed the Defence Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs) and Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) to prepare contingency plans for resumption of operations after the lifting of lock down in an effort to com...

Rajnath Singh DPSUs OFB MDL HAL BEML GRSE COVID-19 
COVID-19: India assures Indonesia of no medical products supplies disruption

COVID-19: India assures Indonesia of no medical products supplies disruption

New Delhi: Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic all over the globe, India on Tuesday assured Indonesia of doing its best to prevent disruption in supplies of medical products and other commodities.Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on phone with Ind...

Narendra Modi Joko Widodo India-Indonesia Relations MEA Ramadan 
'Unfair' to label COVID-19 test kits as 'faulty': China to India

'Unfair' to label COVID-19 test kits as 'faulty': China to India

New Delhi: Stating that China not only sincerely supports India in its fight against Covid-19 but also takes concrete actions to help, Chinese Embassy in India on Tuesday expressed concern after the Chinese products were labeled as “faulty&rdqu...

Guongzhou Wondfo Biotech Livzon Diagnostics Chinese Embassy In India Ji Rong ICMR COVID-19 Test Kits 
Kuwait assures of not supporting any interference in India’s internal affairs: MEA

Kuwait assures of not supporting any interference in India’s internal affairs: MEA

New Delhi: Assuring India of deeply committed to friendly relations, the Kuwati Government on Monday said they do not support any interference in the internal affairs of India."We have seen certain references to India in non-official social medi...

Kuwaiti Government India And Kuwait Relations Anurag Srivastava Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah Narendra Modi COVID-19 
BRO opens Rohtang Pass 3 weeks in advance amid COVID-19 lockdown

BRO opens Rohtang Pass 3 weeks in advance amid COVID-19 lockdown

New Delhi: The Border Roads Organisation (BRO) on Saturday opened the Rohtang Pass, three weeks in advance, for transporting essential supplies and relief materials to Lahaul and Spiti districts of Himachal Pradesh amid the lockdown, the Army said.Th...

BRO Rohtang Pass Lahaul And Spiti COVID-19 PM Cares Fund Rahala Fall Atal Tunnel Himachal Pradesh 
COVID-19: South Korean Embassy serves meal to over 4,000 people in Delhi

COVID-19: South Korean Embassy serves meal to over 4,000 people in Delhi

New Delhi: Joining India’s nationwide effort in tackling COVID-19 pandemic, the South Korean Embassy on Friday provided mid-day meals to over 4,000 people here.In partnership with Annamrita Foundation, South Korean Ambassador to India Shin Bong...

COVID-19 India-Kores Korea-India Stay Strong Together Stay Strong Campaign Shin Bong-Kil Annamrita Foundation 
PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with Singaporean counterpart

PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with Singaporean counterpart

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation with his counterpart from Singapore Lee Hsien Loong and exchanged views on the health and economic challenges posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.“They updated each other on the me...

India-Singapore Strategic Partnership Narendra Modi Lee Hsien Loong COVID-19 MEA 
COVID-19: Chinese firms express shock over non-functioning of rapid test kits

COVID-19: Chinese firms express shock over non-functioning of rapid test kits

New Delhi: Two Chinese companies that are manufacturing the Covid-19 rapid antibody test kits have expressed shock and surprise after the Indian Council for Medical Research (ICMR) halted surveillance testing for two days.They said that the products ...

Wondfo Chinese Antibody Test Kits Livzon Diagnostics Inc ICMR MEA Roche PPE Kits 
Ensure adversary should not exploit current situation: Rajnath to Armed Forces

Ensure adversary should not exploit current situation: Rajnath to Armed Forces

New Delhi: Appreciating the armed forces for fighting the COVID-19 pandemic, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh also asked them to ensure their operational preparedness so that the adversary could not exploit the current situation.While reviewing the ope...

COVID-19 Rajnath Singh Armed Forces Gen Naravane Gen Bipin Rawat Admiral Karambir Singh ACM RKS Bhadauria 
COVID-19: Jaishankar speaks to counterparts from US, Russia and Brazil

COVID-19: Jaishankar speaks to counterparts from US, Russia and Brazil

New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday spoke to his counterparts from US, Russia and Brazil and discussed the novel coronavirus pandemic and ways to increase cooperation in fighting this menace.“The changing world of #cor...

Jaishankar Oman Saudi Arabia US Russia Brazil COVID-19 Coronavirus In India 
Rajnath Singh inaugurates DRDO developed Mobile Laboratory to test COVID19 samples

Rajnath Singh inaugurates DRDO developed Mobile Laboratory to test COVID19 samples

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday unveiled a Mobile Virology Research and Diagnostics Laboratory (MVRDL) via video conference.The lab has been developed by DRDO in association with Hyderabad-based ESIC Hospital and Private industr...

DRDO Rajnath Singh COVID-19 ICMR Mobile Laboratory IClean ICOMM Mobile Viral Research Lab 
MEA in forefront of tackling COVID-19 situation, procuring test kits, PPEs

MEA in forefront of tackling COVID-19 situation, procuring test kits, PPEs

New Delhi: As part of the Government's response to the Covid-19 situation, Ministry of External Affairs has been playing a key role in the empowered groups that were set up for an integrated all-of-government approach.Ministry of External Affairs...

MEA COVID-19 Control Room Rapid Response Teams PCM Tablets HCQ South Korea 
PM Modi discusses COVID-19 pandemic with his Irish counterpart

PM Modi discusses COVID-19 pandemic with his Irish counterpart

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Irish counterpart Leo Varadkar on Wednesday discussed the current situation arises due to COVID-19 pandemic and the steps being taken by both countries to control its health and economic impact. Ir...

Indo-Irish Relations Leo Varadkar Narendra Modi Ireland COVID-19 
Kasowal enclave along Pakistan border gets first permanent link with Indian mainland

Kasowal enclave along Pakistan border gets first permanent link with Indian mainland

Amritsar: Border Roads Organisation (BRO) has constructed and opened a new permanent bridge on the river Ravi connecting Kasowal enclave in Punjab along the Pakistan border to the rest of the country much ahead of its schedule.The 484-meter-long brid...

BRO Border Road Organisation COVID-19 Kasowal Bridge Pontoon Bridge Vaisakhi Punjab Pakistan 
Bengaluru-based Startup Bhooka Haathi to launch

Bengaluru-based Startup Bhooka Haathi to launch "Dry-Fruit based New Mom Nutrition" for new mothers

New Delhi: Bengaluru-based startup Bhookha Haathi has designed a product "Dry-Fruit based New Mom Nutrition" for mothers helping them fulfill their nutritional needs after childbirth and it will be launched in the market next month.“W...

Bhooka Haathi Nutraceutical Products ECommerce Community-Immunity Start Up 
COVID-19: First batch of 57 Iran returned pilgrims reaches Kargil

COVID-19: First batch of 57 Iran returned pilgrims reaches Kargil

Leh: The first batch of 57 Iran returned pilgrims arrived in the border town of Kargil on Tuesday in a special Indian Air Force (IAF) flight after completing their quarantine period in Uttar Pradesh.However, official sources said that they would unde...

IAF C-130 Pilgrims In Iran COVID-19 Ladakh Har Kaam Desh Ke Naam India Fights Corona Corona Warriors 
India signs agreement with South Korean firm to source COVID19 Rapid Test Kits

India signs agreement with South Korean firm to source COVID19 Rapid Test Kits

Seoul: India and South Korean medical devices maker Humasis Limited have signed an agreement for supply of 5 lakh COVID-19 Rapid Test Kits to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR).The Kits will be delivered to India in 4 lots, commencing on A...

Indian Embassy In Seoul COVID-19 Rapid Test Kits ICMR 
SpiceJet operates maiden freighter flight carrying medical equipment to Myanmar

SpiceJet operates maiden freighter flight carrying medical equipment to Myanmar

New Delhi: Leading private sector air carrier SpiceJet on Tuesday operated its first freighter flight to Myanmar, carrying medical supplies. On its return leg, the aircraft will carry medical equipment from Myanmar to Delhi.The airline also operated ...

SpiceJet Myanmar Coronavirus Rapid Test Kits SpiceXpress COVID-19 Hazmat Suit Medical Equipment 
Harsh Vardhan launches ‘COVID India Seva’ twitter handle for public engagement on COVID-19

Harsh Vardhan launches ‘COVID India Seva’ twitter handle for public engagement on COVID-19

New Delhi: Union Minister of Health & Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan on Tuesday launched the COVID India Seva twitter handle, aiming to provide an interactive platform to establish a direct channel of communication with millions of Indians amid the...

COVID India Seva Harsh Vardhan IndiaFightsCorona Mahima Kaul COVID-19 Pandemic 
BRO constructs strategic Daporijo bridge in Arunachal Pradesh in record time

BRO constructs strategic Daporijo bridge in Arunachal Pradesh in record time

Itanagar: Amid nationwide coronavirus lockdown, the Border Road Organisation (BRO) has constructed a strategic Daporijo bridge over the Subansiri River in record time at Daporijo town in Upper Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh.Arunachal Pradesh...

Border Roads Organisation COVID-19 Daporijo Bridge Arunachal Pradesh BRO Pema Khandu LAC Subansiri River 
India assures Maldives of continued support in combating COVID-19

India assures Maldives of continued support in combating COVID-19

New Delhi: In the wake of coronavirus pandemic across the globe, India on Monday assured Maldives of continued support for minimising the health and economic impact arising due to COVID-19.In a telephone conversation with Maldivian President Ibrahim ...

COVID-19 Narendra Modi Maldives Ibrahim Mohamed Solih SAARC 
Baseless, bizarre: India slams Pakistan over Imran Khan’s claim of discrimination against Muslims

Baseless, bizarre: India slams Pakistan over Imran Khan’s claim of discrimination against Muslims

New Delhi: India on Monday rejected Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan’s bizarre statement with regards to discrimination against Muslims in the country in the backdrop of the coronavirus pandemic.External Affairs Ministry (EAM) said the &ldqu...

COVID-19 Pakistan Anurag Srivastava Coronavirus Pandemic Imran Khan Indian Muslims 
INHS Patanjali at forefront in fighting COVID-19 pandemic

INHS Patanjali at forefront in fighting COVID-19 pandemic

Karwar: Indian Naval Hospital Patanjali at Karwar has been at the forefront of the fight against COVID-19, by treating the patients from the Uttara Kannada district.Acting on a request from the Karwar District Administration upon announcement of nati...

Indian Naval Hospital Patanjali COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak Karwar Administration 
Army takes over management of India's largest COVID quarantine centre in Delhi

Army takes over management of India's largest COVID quarantine centre in Delhi

New Delhi: The Army has taken over the responsibility of managing the Narela quarantine centre here during the daytime from April 16, the Army said on Sunday.However, the medical professionals from Delhi government will look after during the night ti...

Narela Quarantine Centre COVID-19 Delhi Government Coronavirus Outbreak 
Defence PSUs, OFB ramp up their resources to fight COVID-19 pandemic

Defence PSUs, OFB ramp up their resources to fight COVID-19 pandemic

New Delhi: Defence Public Sector Undertakings (DPSUs) and Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) have played their part in assisting civilian administration in fight against COVID-19 pandemic.These vital institutions of Department of Defence Production (DDP) h...

HAL DRDO BDL BEL BEML OFB 
Rajnath Singh chairs GoM meet t on coronavirus

Rajnath Singh chairs GoM meet t on coronavirus

New Delhi: Discussing the ways to minimize the hardships being faced by the people throughout the country due to coronavirus pandemic, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh-headed Group of Ministers (GoMs) met for the fifth time on Saturday.Sources in the g...

GoM On Coronavirus Rajnath Singh Coronavirus Outbreak Reserve Bank Of India 
21 Indian Navy personnel tested positive for Covid-19

21 Indian Navy personnel tested positive for Covid-19

New Delhi: A total of 21 serving personnel have been tested positive for COVID -19 within naval premises at Mumbai.This number includes 20 sailors of INS Angre, a shore establishment at Mumbai.“Most of these are asymptomatic and have been trace...

COVID-19 In Indian Navy INS Angre Coronavirus Outbreak Gen Naravane Lockdown 
Op Namaste: Indian Army's wife prepares sanitiser

Op Namaste: Indian Army's wife prepares sanitiser

PC: Indian ExpressChandigarh: Under the ongoing ‘OP NAMASTE’ launched by Indian Army to fight COVID-19, one of the Electronics & Mechanical Engineers workshop of the Rising Star Corps is manufacturing sanitizer which is Alcohol and Al...

COVID-19 Indian Army Major Rohit Rathee WHO 
PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with South African and Egyptian Presidents

PM Modi discusses COVID-19 with South African and Egyptian Presidents

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday had a telephonic conversation with South African and Egyptian Presidents Cyril Ramaphosa and Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to discuss the evolving global situation in the wake of coronavirus pandemic.Mr Modi a...

Coronavirus Outbreak COVID-19 Narendra Modi Cyril Ramphosa Egypt South Africa 
8 positive cases of coronavirus in Indian Army: Gen Naravane

8 positive cases of coronavirus in Indian Army: Gen Naravane

Srinagar: Indian Army Chief Gen MM Naravane on Friday said that there are eight positive cases of coronavirus in the 13-lakh forces."So far, we have only eight positive cases in the entire Indian Army, of which two are doctors and one is a nursi...

Gen Naravane Northern Command Coronavirus In Indian Army Eastern Command Hospital COVID-19 
UK to deploy 17 more charter flights to evacuate stranded Brits in India

UK to deploy 17 more charter flights to evacuate stranded Brits in India

New Delhi: The UK government will deploy 17 more charter flights from India, with a total capacity of around 4000 passengers, to rescue them to Britain.The flights will be boarded from Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Delhi, Goa, and Mumbai. The first flight wil...

Brits In India UK Government Lord (Tariq) Ahmad Jan Thompson COVID-19 Lockdown 
Army Recruitment Rally in Shillong postponed due to COVID-19

Army Recruitment Rally in Shillong postponed due to COVID-19

Shillong: Amidst ongoing COVID-19 outbreak across the country, the Army Recruitment Rally at Happy Valley in Shillong scheduled from May 4-6 has been postponed.The rally will now be conducted with effect from October 5-8 at Happy Valley here, Shillon...

Army Recruitment Rally Shillong STAR COVID-19 
DRDO introduces 2 products to enable COVID-19 disinfection process

DRDO introduces 2 products to enable COVID-19 disinfection process

New Delhi: In its continuous quest to contribute towards fight against COVID-19, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) on Friday introduced two products which can enhance the operations at public places during the pandemic.It has b...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Defence Research And Development Organisation DRDO Defence Institute Of Physiology & Allied Sciences DIPAS Institute Of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences INMAS Automatic Mist Based Sanitiser Dispensing Unit UV Sanitisation Box And Ha 
Rajnath Singh reviews work of Armed Forces Medical Services to contain COVID-19

Rajnath Singh reviews work of Armed Forces Medical Services to contain COVID-19

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday reviewed the functioning of Armed Forces Medical Services (AFMS) and their assistance to civilian authorities in containing the spread of COVID-19.Those who attended the meeting include Defence Secr...

Rajnath Singh Armed Forces Medical Services AFMC Pune COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak ICMR Lt Gen Anup Banerjee 
Army Chief Gen Naravane reviews prevailing situation in Kashmir

Army Chief Gen Naravane reviews prevailing situation in Kashmir

Srinagar: Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane on Thursday visited Kashmir and reviewed the prevailing security situation in the valley. He is on a 2-day visit to Kashmir.Northern Army Commander Lt Gen YK Joshi and Chinar Corps Commander Lt Gen BS R...

Northern Army Command Chinar Corps Lt Gen YK Joshi Lt Gen BS Raju Gen Naravane Kashmir Valley COVID-19 
DRDO shifts testing facility from Gwalior to Delhi to ensure fast delivery of PPEs

DRDO shifts testing facility from Gwalior to Delhi to ensure fast delivery of PPEs

New Delhi: In an effort to reduce the time in delivery of the safety gear to healthcare professionals, the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) has shifted a key testing facility for carrying out quality checks on personal protective ...

Defence Research Development Establishment DRDO DRDE HLL Healthcare Limited PPE 
COVID-19: PM Modi speaks with Jordanian King and Bhutanese Prime Minister

COVID-19: PM Modi speaks with Jordanian King and Bhutanese Prime Minister

New Delhi: In keeping with his initiative of forging cooperation and helping international community to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday spoke on telephone with Jordanian King Abdullah II and his Bhutanese counte...

Narendra Modi King Abdullah COVID-19 PMO Lotay Tshering 
No movement till April 19: Indian Army issues instructions

No movement till April 19: Indian Army issues instructions

New Delhi: Amidst nationwide lockdown across the country, Indian Army on Thursday issued a fresh instructions and said military establishments, cantonments, formation headquarters, and units will strictly observe ‘no movement’ till April ...

No Movement Of Indian Army COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak Northern Command Eastern Command 
COVID-19 lockdown: 2 special trains to move Army troops to northern, eastern command

COVID-19 lockdown: 2 special trains to move Army troops to northern, eastern command

New Delhi: Amidst the nationwide lockdown and in an effort to meet Army’s operational requirements at the northern and the eastern command, two special military trains will run this week.“The train routes include Bangalore - Belgaum- Secu...

Indian Army 21-day Lockdown COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak Northern Command Of Indian Army Eastern Command 
Rajnath Singh reviews efforts of Cantonment Boards in fight against COVID-19

Rajnath Singh reviews efforts of Cantonment Boards in fight against COVID-19

New Delhi: In order to prevent the spread of Coronavirus cases, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday reviewed the preventive measures undertaken by 62 Cantonment Boards situated in all over the country.Director General Defence Estates (DGDE) De...

Rajnath Singh Cantonment Boards Director General Defence Estates Local Military Authorities NGOs SDRF 
Covid-19: HAL produces and hands-over protective boxes to hospitals across India

Covid-19: HAL produces and hands-over protective boxes to hospitals across India

Bengaluru: As part of its continued fight against Covid-19, state-owned plane maker Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) has produced and handed over over 300 Aerosol boxes to various state governments, including Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, Maharashtra,...

COVID-19 HAL PM-CARES Fund Aerosol Box R Madhavan 
IAF’s Cheetah chopper makes emergency landing on outer ring road highway

IAF’s Cheetah chopper makes emergency landing on outer ring road highway

New Delhi: An Indian Air Force’s (IAF) Cheetah chopper on Thursday made an emergency landing on the outer Ring Road Highway.The helicopter has now returned to the Hindon airbase from where it had taken off, according to the Indian Air Force spo...

Cheetah Helicopter Emergency Landing Hindon Air Base Outer Ring Road Pilots Eject Safely 
COVID-19 lockdown: India facilitates return of 180 stranded Pakistanis

COVID-19 lockdown: India facilitates return of 180 stranded Pakistanis

New Delhi: Amidst nationwide lockdown across the country, the government is facilitating the return of 180 stranded Pakistani nationals to their country, sources in the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Wednesday.The MEA has been facilitatin...

Stranded Pakistani In India MEA Covid-19 Lockdown Pakistan High Commission In India 
Hydroxychloroquine: India emerges first responder to Mauritius, Seychelles to contain Covid-19

Hydroxychloroquine: India emerges first responder to Mauritius, Seychelles to contain Covid-19

New Delhi: Emerging as the first responder to disaster and taking forward its neighbourhood first policy a step ahead, India on Wednesday supplied life-saving medicines to Mauritius and Seychelles.It sent the first consignment of four tonnes of medic...

Leela Devi Luchoomun Dookun COVID-19 Hydroxychloroquine Seychelles Mauritius India’s Neighbourhood First Policy Seychelles’ India First Policy 
India assures of all possible support to Palestine in fight against COVID-19

India assures of all possible support to Palestine in fight against COVID-19

New Delhi: India on Tuesday assured Palestine of all possible support in fight against the coronavirus pandemic.Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a telephonic conversation with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and discussed the COVID-19 situation ...

Narendra Modi Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas COVID-19 Nguyen Xuan Phuc Shinzo Abe KP Sharma Oli 
COVID-19: Government extends visa and e-visa of foreigners till April 30

COVID-19: Government extends visa and e-visa of foreigners till April 30

New Delhi: Aiming to remove confusion in the public, the government on Monday extended on gratis basis the regular visa and e-visa of foreign nationals who are stranded in India due to coronavirus outbreak till April 30.The foreign nationals are stra...

Narendra Modi Visa On Arrival COVID-19 Coronavirus In India Lockdown 
PM Modi speaks to his Vietnamese counterpart on steps to deal with COVID-19

PM Modi speaks to his Vietnamese counterpart on steps to deal with COVID-19

New Delhi: In keeping with his initiative of forging cooperation and helping international community to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday spoke on telephone with his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc and discu...

Narendra Modi Nguyen Xuan Phuc India And Vietnam Relations Shinzo Abe COVID-19 
COVID-19: 44 Indian evacuees from Iran released from Indian Navy’s quarantine facility in Mumbai

COVID-19: 44 Indian evacuees from Iran released from Indian Navy’s quarantine facility in Mumbai

Mumbai: 44 Indian nationals evacuated from Iran last month in the wake of coronavirus outbreak completed their mandated quarantine period at the Indian Navy’s quarantine facility at Ghatkopar-based Material Organisation in Mumbai and returned b...

Material Organisation In Ghatkopar Indian Navy Quarantine Facility Indians Evacuated From Iran C-130 Aircraft Ladakh 
Indian Navy supports fight against Covid19 in Port Blair

Indian Navy supports fight against Covid19 in Port Blair

Port Blair: Reaching out to those in need during the Covid-19 crisis, Indian Navy’s Naval Air Station (NAS) Utkrosh and Material Organisation (Port Blair) carried out food distribution here.NAS Utkrosh organised food distribution camp for 155 l...

Naval Air Station Utkrosh Port Blair Vanvasi Kalyan Kendra COVID-19 
Indian Navy hands over in-house ‘Portable Multifeed Oxygen Manifolds’ to Visakhapatnam administration

Indian Navy hands over in-house ‘Portable Multifeed Oxygen Manifolds’ to Visakhapatnam administration

New Delhi: Indian Navy’s in-house designed and manufactured ‘Portable Mutlifeed Oxygen Manifold’ by Visakhapatnam-based Naval Dockyard was handed over to local administration.Naval Dockyard Admiral Superintendent Rear Sreekumar Nair...

Portable Multi-feed Oxygen Manifold Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam COVID-19 Eastern Naval Command Andhra Medical College 
Indian medical team reaches Kuwait to fight COVID-19

Indian medical team reaches Kuwait to fight COVID-19

New Delhi:In a bid to further strengthen the neighbourhood policy, a team of 15 Indian doctors and health-care professionals reached Kuwait on Saturday to supplement the efforts of the Kuwait government in the collective fight against global Cov...

India And Kuwait Relations Covid-19 Pandemic C130 Narendra Modi Sheikh Sabah Al-Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah S Jaishankar 
COVID-19: IAF continues to be ready 24*7 to undertake any task

COVID-19: IAF continues to be ready 24*7 to undertake any task

New Delhi: In government’s effort to contain the spread of coronavirus cases across the country, the Indian Air Force (IAF) continues to be ready 24 x 7 to undertake any task.“All efforts are being made to ensure timely delivery of the es...

IAF COVID-19 Coronavirus DRDO N95/99 Masks 
50,000 more NCC cadets volunteered to contribute in fight against COVID-19

50,000 more NCC cadets volunteered to contribute in fight against COVID-19

New Delhi:  Around 2000 National Cadet Corps (NCC) have been employed in 12 states and union territories and 50,000 cadets have so far volunteered to contribute in ‘Exercise NCC Yogdan’ in fight against Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemi...

Coronavirus COVID-19 National Cadet Corps NCC Exercise NCC Yogdan Tamil Nadu 
COVID-19: 2 OFB units get NABL nod to test fabric for manufacturing of coveralls

COVID-19: 2 OFB units get NABL nod to test fabric for manufacturing of coveralls

New Delhi: In a major development, two units of the Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) have been granted accreditation by the National Accreditation Board for Testing and Calibration Laboratories (NABL) for conducting the ‘Test for Blood Penetration ...

Ordnance Factory Board OFB COVID-19 NABL Small Arms Factory SAF Heavy Vehicle Factory HVF South India Textile Research Association SITRA 
PM speaks to his Japanese, Nepalese counterparts on steps to deal with COVID-19

PM speaks to his Japanese, Nepalese counterparts on steps to deal with COVID-19

New Delhi: In keeping with his initiative of forging cooperation and helping international community to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday spoke on telephone with his counterparts in Japan Shinzo Abe and Nepal KP Sha...

COVID-19 Pandemc SAARC Countries On COVID-19 Narendra Modi And Shinzo Abe Modi And Oli 
UK announces 12 additional India charter flights to rescue stranded Brits

UK announces 12 additional India charter flights to rescue stranded Brits

New Delhi: Over 3,000 British travellers currently stranded in India will get home on 12 additional charter flights which have opened for bookings today, British High Commission in India said on Friday.This follows the seven charter flights announced...

UK Citizens In India COVID-19 Jan Thompson British Travellers 
India welcomes ceasefire in Yemen

India welcomes ceasefire in Yemen

New Delhi: Expressing hope for resumption of political dialogue for peace and stability in war-shattered Yemen, India on Friday welcomed the declaration of ceasefire by Saudi Arabia.The development comes over two weeks after the UN Secretary General ...

War-shattered Yemen Houthi Opposition Forces Yemen Conflict COVID-19 Humanitarian Crisis In Yemen 
Rishikesh AIIMS, BEL develop remote health monitoring system for COVID-19 quarantined patients

Rishikesh AIIMS, BEL develop remote health monitoring system for COVID-19 quarantined patients

New Delhi: With an objective to remotely assess the health of COVID-19 suspects and patients quarantined in homes and hospitals, Rishikesh-based All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in collaboration with Navratna defence PSU Bharat Electro...

COVID-19 AIIMS Rishikesh BEL SPO2 
COVID-19: Three IAF personnel sent to quarantine

COVID-19: Three IAF personnel sent to quarantine

New Delhi: Taking a precautionary measure, the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Saturday sent its three personnel to home quarantine after one of them visited the Nizamuddin area on the day of Markaz.The airman who was present in the Nizamuddin area during ...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Jamaat 
 Ex-Servicemen mobilised to fight COVID-19 pandemic

Ex-Servicemen mobilised to fight COVID-19 pandemic

New Delhi: In order to augment Nation’s fight against the global pandemic Coronavirus, the defence ministry on Thursday took an initiative to mobilise services of Ex-Servicemen (ESM) community as a part of augmentation of precious human resourc...

MoD COVID-19 Ex-Servicemen ESM Service Before Self 
NCC offers cadets for national duty to fight COVID-19 under ‘Ex NCC Yogdan’

NCC offers cadets for national duty to fight COVID-19 under ‘Ex NCC Yogdan’

New Delhi: National Cadet Corps (NCC) has offered a helping hand to civilian authorities in the country’s fight against COVID-19 by extending the services of cadets under ‘Exercise NCC Yogdan’.It has issued guidelines for temporary ...

NCC COVID-19 Coronavirus Exercise NCC Yogdan 
COVID-19: Indian Air Force continues to intensify its bout against the pandemic outbreak

COVID-19: Indian Air Force continues to intensify its bout against the pandemic outbreak

New Delhi: Amidst spike in coronavirus cases and augment the Nation’s fight against the pandemic, the Indian Air Force (IAF) continued to provide full support in Nation's efforts to contain the spread of the deadly COVID19 and the managemen...

COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak In India 
COVID-19: India to accept foreign donations for PM CARES Fund

COVID-19: India to accept foreign donations for PM CARES Fund

New Delhi: In the wake of coronavirus outbreak in the country, the government has decided to receive donations from abroad for the Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PM CARES Fund), sources in the gover...

Coronavirus Outbreak PM CARES Fund COVID-19 Coronavirus In India Narendra Modi Foreign Donations 
70 years of Diplomatic Relations: India, China exchange messages of felicitations

70 years of Diplomatic Relations: India, China exchange messages of felicitations

New Delhi: India and China on Wednesday exchanged messages of felicitations on the occasion the 70th Anniversary of the establishment of Diplomatic Relations.The messages were exchanged between the Presidents, Prime Ministers and External Affairs Min...

70 Years Of Diplomatic Relations Of India And China COVID-19 Pandemic Narendra Modi Wang Yi Xi Jinping 
COVID-19: Rajnath Singh directs all organisations to redouble efforts in assisting civilian authorities

COVID-19: Rajnath Singh directs all organisations to redouble efforts in assisting civilian authorities

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday reviewed the assistance being extended by various organisations of Ministry of Defence to fight COVID-19 through video conference.Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik, Chief of Defence Staf...

Rajnath Singh COVID-19 CDS Army Chief Navy Chief Air Force Chief Raksha Rajya Mantri Video Conferencing DPSUs OFB PM-CARES DRDO 
OPINION: Coronavirus and Corporate Social Responsibility in India

OPINION: Coronavirus and Corporate Social Responsibility in India

By Harshit KumarNew Delhi: The expenditure incurred by companies to deal with the coronavirus will be considered as part of their social corporate responsibility (CSR). While this decision shows the alertness of the government, it raises many questio...

Corporate Social Responsibility In India CSR COVID-19 Coronavirus Outbreak In India 
Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft carries 38 samples for COVID-19 testing to Pune

Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft carries 38 samples for COVID-19 testing to Pune

Panaji: To augment Nation’s fight against the severe spread of COVID-19, Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft on Tuesday carrying 38 samples for coronavirus testing took off from INS Hansa to Pune.“A Dornier aircraft of the Indian Navy ca...

Dornier AIrcraft INS Hansa COVID-19 Coronavirus Goa State Health Department Nationwide Lockdown 
Southern Naval Command hands over 8 hand sanitizing units to Ernakulam administration

Southern Naval Command hands over 8 hand sanitizing units to Ernakulam administration

Ernakulam: Indian Navy’s Southern Naval Command has handed over 8 hand sanitizing units to the district administration of Ernakukam in an effort to fight against global pandemic Coronavirus.The civil administration had requested the navy for 30...

Southern Naval Command Hand Sanitizing Units Nationwide Lockdown COVID-19 Coronavirus 
Kalyani Group contributes Rs 25 crore to tackle COVID-19 pandemic

Kalyani Group contributes Rs 25 crore to tackle COVID-19 pandemic

New Delhi: Private sector defence equipment firm Bharat Forge pledged assistance via direct contribution of Rs 25 Crores to the Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations Fund (PMCARES Fund) to fight against the COVI...

Bharat Forge Kalyani Group PM CARES Fund CSR 
Plane-maker HAL records turnover in excess of Rs 21,100 crore

Plane-maker HAL records turnover in excess of Rs 21,100 crore

Bengaluru: State-owned plane maker Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) recorded a turnover of over Rs 21,100 crore for the financial year ended on March 31 against Rs 19,705 crore in the corresponding previous year.The company has posted a revenue gr...

Hindustan Aeronautics Limited HAL Revenue Brahmos Sukhoi LCA Tejas PM Cares Fund 
AWWA provides 3,700 food packets to the needy in Delhi

AWWA provides 3,700 food packets to the needy in Delhi

New Delhi: Indian Army Wives Welfare Organisation (AWWA) on Tuesday handed over 2,500 food packets to the Delhi Government for distribution to the needy people during lockdown due to the COVID-19 pandemic.Some 1,200 food packets were handed over yest...

AWWA Lockdown In India Covid-19 Coronavirus 
HAL pledges Rs 26.25 crore to PM-CARES Fund

HAL pledges Rs 26.25 crore to PM-CARES Fund

Bengaluru: Defence Public Sector Undertaking Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL) on Monday pledged to donate Rs 26.25 crore to the Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance and Relief in Emergency Situations (PM-CARES) Fund in a bid to fight against ...

Prime Minister’s Citizen Assistance And Relief In Emergency Situations PM-CARES Fund Coronavirus Outbreak In India R Madhavan 
COVID-19: PM Modi interacts with Heads of India’s Embassies, High Commissions

COVID-19: PM Modi interacts with Heads of India’s Embassies, High Commissions

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a video conference with the Heads of all of India’s Embassies and High Commissions worldwide on Monday evening.This conference—the first such event for Indian Missions worldwide—was conve...

Indian High Commissions COVID-19 SAARC PM-CARES Fund Coronavirus Outbreak Nar Narendra Modi 
Indian Navy designs multi-feed oxygen cylinder for Covid-19 patients

Indian Navy designs multi-feed oxygen cylinder for Covid-19 patients

New Delhi: In order to cater to the requirement of oxygen supply for multiple patients during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, personnel from Indian Navy’s Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam have designed an innovative ‘Portable Multi-feed Oxygen...

Naval Hospital INHS Kalyani Eastern Naval Dockyard Visakhapatnam Ventimask Portable Multi-feed Oxygen Manifold 
COVID-19: CGWWA donates Rs 1.5 lakh to PM Cares Fund

COVID-19: CGWWA donates Rs 1.5 lakh to PM Cares Fund

New Delhi: Indian Coast Guard Wives Welfare Association (CGWWA) on Monday contributed Rs 1.5 lakh to Prime Minister Cares Fund to further strengthen the government’s efforts in tackling the pandemic Covid-19.The CGWWA with its motto “Self...

Coast Guard Wives Welfare Association CGWWA COVID-19 Coronavirus 
Indian Army denies declaration of Emergency in mid-April, deployment of armed forces

Indian Army denies declaration of Emergency in mid-April, deployment of armed forces

New Delhi: Terming it as “fake”, the Indian Army on Monday dismissed all the social media messages claiming that Emergency will be declared in the country in mid-April and Indian Army veterans and National Cadet Corps will be deployed to ...

Emergency In India Lockdown In India Coronavirus COVID-19 
COVID-19: Army doctor & JCO test positive in Kolkata and Dehradun

COVID-19: Army doctor & JCO test positive in Kolkata and Dehradun

New Delhi: Indian Army reported two new positive cases of deadly coronavirus, including a doctor of Colonel rank posted at Eastern Command Hospital in Kolkata on Sunday.  Another personnel who was detected positive is a Junior Commissioned Offic...

Army Doctor Test Coronavirus Positive JCO In Dehradun COVID-19 Coronavirus In India Narendra Modi Eastern Command Hospital 
COVID-19: Defence Ministry employees to contribute one day salary to PM-Cares Fund

COVID-19: Defence Ministry employees to contribute one day salary to PM-Cares Fund

New Delhi: In the wake of coronavirus outbreak, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday approved a proposal for the contribution of one day salary by the employees of Ministry of Defence to the PM-CARES Fund to fight Covid-19.It is estimated that ar...

PM-CARES Fund MPLADs Defence PSUs Rajnath Singh COVID-19 Coronavirus 
COVID-19: 275 evacuees from Iran shifted to Army Wellness Facility at Jodhpur

COVID-19: 275 evacuees from Iran shifted to Army Wellness Facility at Jodhpur

Jodhpur: A fresh batch of 275 Indians evacuated from coronavirus-hit Iran arrived at the Jodhpur airport and then shifted to Indian Army Wellness Facility on Sunday morning.“A preliminary screening of the passengers was conducted at the airport...

Coronavirus-hit Iran Indian Army Wellness Facility Jodhpur Operation Namaste 
COVID-19: 6th batch of 275 Indians evacuated from Iran

COVID-19: 6th batch of 275 Indians evacuated from Iran

New Delhi: Sixth batch of 275 Indian nationals mostly pilgrims and students have been evacuated from coronavirus-hit Iran on Sunday to Delhi.The evacuees who are pilgrims from Ladakh and Kashmir and students will be quarantined at Indian Army Wellnes...

Coronavirus Indian Army Wellness Facility Jodhpur 
India reiterates for strict compliance of treaty on banning biological weapons

India reiterates for strict compliance of treaty on banning biological weapons

New Delhi: India has reiterated for strict compliance of a global treaty banning production of entire range of biological weapons of mass destructions.It also highlighted the need for effective response to the challenges posed by new scientific devel...

S Jaishankar UN General Assembly On The "Role Of Science And Technology In The Context Of International Security And Disarmament” Biological And Toxin Weapons Convention 9th Review Conference Of The Convention In 2021 
SAARC health professionals hold video conference to combat Covid-19

SAARC health professionals hold video conference to combat Covid-19

New Delhi: Following up on the Prime Minister Narendra Modi's announcement at the video conference of SAARC leaders on March 15, health professionals of all SAARC member states exchanged their views through a video conference to carry forward col...

SAARC DGHS COVID-19 Coronavirus In India 
Western Command undertakes preventive measures to combat COVID- 19 threat

Western Command undertakes preventive measures to combat COVID- 19 threat

Chandigarh: Indian Army's Western Command has been preparing on a war footing to combat the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) threat and has initiated a series of preventive and precautionary measures.Some of the special protective equipment is being ...

Coronavirus Western Command Of Indian Army 
COVID-19: Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft carries samples to Pune

COVID-19: Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft carries samples to Pune

PC: Angad Singh | Zone 5 AviationPanaji: The Indian Navy on Saturday helped the Goa government in transporting 60 samples of suspected coronavirus patients in the state to the Pune-based National Institute of Virology (NIV) for testing, an official s...

National Institute Of Virology INS Hansa Dornier Aircraft Goa Medical College And Hospital COVID-19 Coronavirus In India 
Lockdown: Indian Navy’s IL38SD delivers 60,000 face masks to IMA Goa

Lockdown: Indian Navy’s IL38SD delivers 60,000 face masks to IMA Goa

New Delhi: Indian Navy’s Long Range Maritime Reconnaissance Aircraft Ilyushin 38SD (IL-38) on Friday delivered a shipment of 60,000 face masks from Delhi to Goa, which was stuck here as trucks could not proceed further in the current situation ...

Long Range Maritime Reconnaissance Aircraft Ilyushin 38SD Nationwide Lockdown IMA INS Hansa 
Indian Army launches “Operation Namastey” to combat COVID-19

Indian Army launches “Operation Namastey” to combat COVID-19

New Delhi: In an effort to arrest the rising cases of coronavirus cases, the Indian Army on Friday launched “Operation Namastey” across the country.Indian Army Chief Gen MM Naravane said, “It was his force’s duty to help the g...

Operation Namastey COVID-19 Gen Naravane Coronavirus 
COVID-19: Government issues instructions to identify beds in hospitals

COVID-19: Government issues instructions to identify beds in hospitals

New Delhi: The government on Friday issued instructions to 62 Cantonment Boards to identify beds in hospitals, health centres and guest houses for any eventuality in view of fast-spread of coronavirus pandemic.Spread over 19 States and Union Territor...

Coronavirus COVID-19 Lockdown Cantonment Board CGH 
PM Modi and Qatar's Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al Thani talks about ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

PM Modi and Qatar's Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al Thani talks about ongoing COVID-19 pandemic

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Emir of the State of Qatar Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad al Thani on Thursday discussed the ongoing developments related to the COVID-19 global pandemic and its social and economic impact.The two leaders exchanged...

Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani Narendra Modi India And Qatar Relations COVID-19 Coronavirus 
PM Modi, Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince discuss COVID-19

PM Modi, Abu Dhabi's Crown Prince discuss COVID-19

New Delhi: In view of ongoing global pandemic across the globe, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Abu Dhabi’s Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan discussed the situation in their respective countries as well as the measures being ta...

Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Narendra Modi India-Abu Dhabi Relations Coronavirus G20 
India proposes shared electronic platform for SAARC to defeat COVID-19

India proposes shared electronic platform for SAARC to defeat COVID-19

New Delhi: India has proposed a shared electronic platform for all SAARC nations to share and exchange information, knowledge, expertise and best practices for jointly combating the coronavirus epidemic.The proposal was made during the online confere...

SAARC DGHS Of India Narendra Modi Coronavirus 
COVID-19: G20 commits to inject $5 trillion into global economy

COVID-19: G20 commits to inject $5 trillion into global economy

New Delhi: Aiming to combat the social and economic impact of Coronavirus pandemic, the G20 nations on Thursday committed to inject over 5 trillion dollars into the global economy.The member nations of G20 also agreed to contribute to the World Healt...

G20 Virtual Summit Narendra Modi COVID-19 King Salman Coronavirus 
Coronavirus outbreak: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman urges coordinated G20 response

Coronavirus outbreak: Saudi Arabia’s King Salman urges coordinated G20 response

Riyadh: In an effort to combat the ongoing global pandemic, Saudi Arabia’s King Salman on Thursday urged G20 leaders to take firm measures and “effective and coordinated” action to stop the spread of coronavirus across the globe.Sau...

G-20 On Coronavirus King Salman Saudi Presidency Of G20 COVID-19 Narendra Modi 
Coronavirus outbreak: All international flights ban extended till April 14

Coronavirus outbreak: All international flights ban extended till April 14

PC: flickr.comNew Delhi: Amid the complete lockdown across the country in the wake of spurt in coronavirus cases, the government on Thursday extend the banning of international flights till April 14.Earlier, the flights ban was imposed till March 31....

Directorate General Of Civil Aviation Coronavirus In India COVID-19 International Flight Banned 
COVID-19: Indian Air Force creates 9 quarantine facilities across country

COVID-19: Indian Air Force creates 9 quarantine facilities across country

New Delhi: Taking continued measures in providing all possible assistance to the civil administration across the country in containing the spread of COVID-19, the Indian Air Force (IAF) has created 9 quarantine facilities of 200-300 personnel capacit...

Command Hospital Air Force Bangalore IAF Quarantine Facility COVID-19 Coronavirus In India 
COVID-19: Rajnath Singh hold review meeting with CDS, Services chiefs

COVID-19: Rajnath Singh hold review meeting with CDS, Services chiefs

New Delhi: Amid spurt in coronavirus cases in the country, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday held a review meeting with the Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, Chiefs of three services and senior officials on the preparedness for tac...

Rajnath Singh COVID-19 CDS Coronavirus 
COVID-19: 142 Indian nationals to be evacuated from Iran on March 28

COVID-19: 142 Indian nationals to be evacuated from Iran on March 28

New Delhi: A group of 142 Indian nationals will be evacuated from coronavirus-hit Iran on March 28 and they will be quarantined at Indian Army Wellness Facility in Jodhpur of Rajasthan.This would be the sixth batch of Indians evacuated from Iran -- a...

SpiceJet Indian Nationals In Iran COVID-19 Coronavirus Jodhpur Indian Army Wellness Facility 
COVID-19: PM Modi discuss global situation with Russian President Putin

COVID-19: PM Modi discuss global situation with Russian President Putin

New Delhi: Amid spurt in cases of Coronavirus, Prime Minister Narendra Modi had a telephone conversation with the President of Russia Vladimir V Putin on Wednesday and discussed the global situation in the context of pandemic.The Prime Minister conve...

Modi-Putin Talks Covid-19 Russian Embassy In India Narendra Modi 
COVID-19: Indian Navy transports medical team to Pune for setting up test facility

COVID-19: Indian Navy transports medical team to Pune for setting up test facility

New Delhi: Indian Navy’s Dornier aircraft carrying a team of four doctors from Goa State Health department, took off from INS Hansa to Pune on Wednesday.The medical team led by Goa Medical College HOD Microbiology Dr Savio Rodrigues will underg...

Goa Health Department Dornier Aircraft Narendra Modi COVID-19 Pune Testing Facility INS Hansa 
Ordnance Factory Board earmarks 285 beds for COVID-19 isolation wards

Ordnance Factory Board earmarks 285 beds for COVID-19 isolation wards

New Delhi: Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU) Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) on Wednesday said it has designated 285 beds for isolation wards in handling Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases.Forty beds have been earmarked in hospitals at Vehicle Factory Jabalpu...

OFB MoHFW COVID-19 HLL Lifecare Limited 
Attack on Gurudwara in Kabul reflects “diabolical mindset” of perpetrators: India

Attack on Gurudwara in Kabul reflects “diabolical mindset” of perpetrators: India

New Delhi: Indian on Wednesday strongly condemned the terror attack on a gurudwara in Kabul of Afghanistan and said that targeting the places of religious worship of the minority community in the midst of COVID-19 pandemic reflects the “diaboli...

Kabul Attack Attack On Gurudwara Islamic State COVID-19 
Coronavirus: Government bans export of anti-malarial drug hydroxycloroquine

Coronavirus: Government bans export of anti-malarial drug hydroxycloroquine

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday banned export of anti-malarial drug hydroxycloroquine with immediate effect as the global demand surged for it amid spurt in Coronavirus cases.Exports will be limited to fulfilling existing contracts, while cert...

Hydroxycloroquine DGFT ICMR-constituted National Task Force For COVID-19 Coronavirus 
Coronavirus: 277 evacuees from Iran shifted at Army Wellness Facility in Jodhpur

Coronavirus: 277 evacuees from Iran shifted at Army Wellness Facility in Jodhpur

New Delhi: A group of 277 Indian nationals evacuated from  coronavirus-hit Iran were shifted to Jodhpur-based Army Wellness Facility on Wednesday.The evacuees, include 128 males and 149 females had arrived in Delhi on special Mahan Air flight on...

Army Wellness Facility In Jodhpur Indians Evacuated From Iran COVID-19 Coronavirus In India 
PM Modi announces 21-day nationwide lockdown to curb COVID-19

PM Modi announces 21-day nationwide lockdown to curb COVID-19

New Delhi: Making a strong pitch for maintaining social distancing, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday announced a 21-day nationwide lockdown from March 24 midnight in view to stop fast-spreading of deadly coronavirus.Hailing the “Janta Cu...

Coronavirus Pandemic Coronavirus In India Nationwide Lockdown Narendra Modi WHO 
Janta Curfew: Rajnath Singh lauds health and security personnel

Janta Curfew: Rajnath Singh lauds health and security personnel

New Delhi: Stating ‘Janta curfew’ brought the nation together and gave hope in combating the pandemic, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday lauded the efforts of health professionals and security personnel in fight against COVID-19.Mr...

Rajnath Singh COVID-19 Narendra Modi Janta Curfew 
COVID-19: Choubey organises Sundar Kand & Vishnu Sahasranama path for good health

COVID-19: Choubey organises Sundar Kand & Vishnu Sahasranama path for good health

New Delhi: Amid spurt in deadly coronavirus cases, Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Choubey on Sunday organised a recitation of “Sundar Kand” path and “Vishnu Sahasranama” at his residence here  in ...

COVID-19 Ashwini Choubey On Coronavirus Sundar Kand Clapping For Corona Warriors 
263 Indians evacuated from Coronavirus-hit Italy sent to ITBP quarantine

263 Indians evacuated from Coronavirus-hit Italy sent to ITBP quarantine

New Delhi: 263 Indian nationals who were stuck in the coronavirus-hit Italy’s capital city of Rome were evacuated to Delhi by an Air India special flight on Sunday morning.The evacuees -- mostly students -- have been taken to an Indo-Tibetan Bo...

Indians Evacuated From Italy Indian Embassy In Italy COVID-19 Coronavirus Pandemic ITBP Quarantine Facility 
NCC assists Shillong administration in fight against Coronavirus

NCC assists Shillong administration in fight against Coronavirus

Shillong: In the wake of fast-spread of deadly Coronavirus and to help in containing it, the cadets of National Cadets Corps (NCC) on Saturday assisted the Civil administration in enforcing the Prohibitory Orders issued by the state as well as the ce...

NCC In Shillong COVID-19 Shillong Administration 
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh appeals for making ‘Janta Curfew' a huge success

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh appeals for making ‘Janta Curfew' a huge success

New Delhi: In the wake of coronavirus fast spread in the country, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday appealed to the people to make 'Janta Curfew' a huge success by staying at home ‪on Sunday‬) following the call given by ...

COVID-19 Rajnath Singh Janta Curfew Quarantine Army Air Force Navy Narendra Modi 
Rajnath, Esper discuss COVID-19; agreed to remain in touch

Rajnath, Esper discuss COVID-19; agreed to remain in touch

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and US counterpart Secretary of Defence Mark T Esper on Friday discussed about the grave situation arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic and agreed to remain in touch during this trying period.Both the ministe...

Rajnath And Esper COVID-19 Coronavirus Narendra Modi 
Indian Army, Air Force aid civil administration in fight against COVID-19

Indian Army, Air Force aid civil administration in fight against COVID-19

Srinagar: The civil administration is working round the clock in the Kashmir Valley to prevent the outbreak of the Coronavirus  (COVID -19).As part of the many proactive measures undertaken, use of specialized sterilization chemicals to sanitize...

Srinagar Municipal Corporation Coronavirus In Kashmir COVID-19 
Coronavirus: Eastern Naval Command sets up quarantine facility at Visakhapatnam

Coronavirus: Eastern Naval Command sets up quarantine facility at Visakhapatnam

Visakhapatnam: In an effort to augment Nation’s fight against the spread of CoViD-19, Indian Navy’s Eastern Naval Command (ENC) has set up a Quarantine Camp at INS Vishwakarma for Indian nationals being evacuated from CoViD 19 affected co...

Eastern Naval Command Quarantine Facility At Visakhapatnam COVID-19 Coronavirus In India 
Coronavirus: Third batch of 53 Indians from Iran evacuate to Jaisalmer

Coronavirus: Third batch of 53 Indians from Iran evacuate to Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer: Third batch of 195 Indians have been brought from Iran to Jaisalmer by a special plane in the wake of fast spread of deadly Coronovirus.The passengers were screened at the Airport and shifted to the Army Wellness Facility at Jaisalmer Mili...

Coronovirus In India Jaisalmer Military Station Indians Evacuated 
Coronavirus: Gen Naravane reviews Indian Army Wellness Centre at Jaisalmer

Coronavirus: Gen Naravane reviews Indian Army Wellness Centre at Jaisalmer

Army Chief at Jaisalmer Military StationJaisalmer: Indian Army Chief General MM Naravane on Wednesday visited Jaisalmer Military Station and reviewed the Indian Army Wellness Centre established here to facilitate the Nation to overcome the challenges...

Indian Army Wellness Centre Jaisalmer Military Station Gen Naravane Coronavirus 
 Coronavirus: First case reported positive from Indian Army in Ladakh

Coronavirus: First case reported positive from Indian Army in Ladakh

New Delhi: A first positive case of deadly coronavirus reported from the Indian Army on late Monday. A 34-year-old jawan from Ladakh Scouts was tested positive for the Covid-19.Sources in the Army establishment said, the infected Army jawan'...

Coronavirus In India Coronavirus In Indian Army WHO Ladakh 
PM Modi, Saudi Crown Prince discuss coronavirus on telephone

PM Modi, Saudi Crown Prince discuss coronavirus on telephone

New Delhi: In a telephone conversation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Saudi Arabia’s Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman discussed the global situation regarding the COVID – 19 pandemic.Mr Modi emphasised the need for coordinated efforts ...

COVID-19 Saudi Arabia Crown Prince Narendra Modi 
Coronavirus: Jaisalmer-based Army wellness centre becomes hub for adventure and sports

Coronavirus: Jaisalmer-based Army wellness centre becomes hub for adventure and sports

Jaisalmer: The Indian Army Wellness Centre at Jaisalmer Military Station in Rajasthan has become a hub for adventure and sports as the Indian nationals who were evacuated from Iran and quarantined at this centre were seen playing footballs and hand b...

Army Wellness Centre In Jaisalmer Coronovirus COVID-19 
Coronavirus scare: Government issues advisory on social distancing

Coronavirus scare: Government issues advisory on social distancing

New Delhi: In the wake of fast-spread of coronavirus cases, the government on Monday issued an advisory on social distancing measures.“Social distancing is a non-pharmaceutical infection prevention and control intervention implemented to avoid/...

Coronavirus In India Social Distancing Measures 
Second batch of 53 evacuees from Iran quarantined at Jaisalmer

Second batch of 53 evacuees from Iran quarantined at Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer: In the wake of rapid spread of coronavirus globally, a second batch of 53 Indian nationals have been evacuated from Iran and quarantined at Indian Army Wellness centre at Jaisalmer in Rajasthan on Monday.On Sunday, the first batch of 236 e...

Coronavirus Indian Army Wellness Centre Iran Jaisalmer WHO 
Coronavirus: 236 Indian nationals evacuated from Iran; quarantined at Jaisalmer

Coronavirus: 236 Indian nationals evacuated from Iran; quarantined at Jaisalmer

Jaisalmer: 236 Indian nationals who were evacuated from Iran have reached Indian Army Quarantine facility established at Jaisalmer in Rajasthan. The nationals include 100 males and 136 females.“These evacuated persons will be under quarant...

Coronavirus In India Jaisalmer Wellness Centre For Coronavirus Air India From Iran 
Indian Navy sets up COVID-19 quarantine camp in Mumbai

Indian Navy sets up COVID-19 quarantine camp in Mumbai

Mumbai: In accordance with the government’s directive of setting up COVID -19 quarantine facilities in the vicinity of 30 major airports, the Western Naval Command (WNC)  of Indian Navy has set up a 100-bed quarantine camp within the  ...

Material Organisation Ghatkopar Coronavirus In India Western Naval Command 
Coronavirus: IAF’s C-17 lands at Hindan base with 58 Indians from Iran

Coronavirus: IAF’s C-17 lands at Hindan base with 58 Indians from Iran

New Delhi: Indian Air Force’s (IAF) transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster carrying 58 Indian nationals from Tehran in Iran landed at Hindan air base in Ghaziabad on Tuesday morning.“C-17 aircraft landed back at Hindan now on it's return...

COVID-19 C-17 In Iran Coronavirus In Iran Globemaster 
Coronavirus: IAF’s C-17 Globemaster takes off to Iran to evacuate Indians

Coronavirus: IAF’s C-17 Globemaster takes off to Iran to evacuate Indians

New Delhi: Indian Air Force’s (IAF) transport aircraft C-17 'Globemaster' on Monday took off from Hindan airbase for Tehran to airlift Indian citizens in the wake of coronavirus outbreak worldwide.“IAF's medical team and suppo...

Coronavirus In Iran C-17 Globemaster Indians Evacuation From Iran 
Coronavirus: IAF to deploy C-17 Globemaster to evacuate Indians from Iran

Coronavirus: IAF to deploy C-17 Globemaster to evacuate Indians from Iran

New Delhi: Amid Coronavirus scare across the globe, Indian Air Force's (IAF) transport aircraft C-17 Globemaster will leave for Iran on Monday to bring back Indian national stuck there.According the sources in the defence establishment, the C-17 ...

Coronavirus In Iran Indians In Iran S Jaishankar Covid-19 C-17 Globemastee 
Coronavirus: Multilateral naval exercise MILAN postponed

Coronavirus: Multilateral naval exercise MILAN postponed

New Delhi: Amidst ongoing deadly coronavirus outbreak, the government on Tuesday decided to postponed the multilateral naval exercise, MILAN-2020, scheduled to be conducted at Visakhapatnam in Andhra Pradesh.“It is for information that MILAN 20...

MILAN 2020 Naval Exercise Coronavirus Eastern Naval Command 
Some restrictions imposed on export of medical equipment to China: India

Some restrictions imposed on export of medical equipment to China: India

New Delhi: After China urged New Delhi to review situation arising out of Coronavirus outbreak in “objective and rational” manner, India on Sunday said some restrictions have been imposed on the export of certain medical equipment in view...

Coronavirus Wuhan Medicine Export To China From India Raveesh Kumar 
India to send medical supplies, bring back Indians from Wuhan: Indian Embassy

India to send medical supplies, bring back Indians from Wuhan: Indian Embassy

New Delhi: Amidst deadly Coronavirus outbreak in China, India will send medical supplies on board a special relief plane to Wuhan city in China this week and bring back Indians who are still stuck there on the return flight, the Indian Embassy said o...

Indian Embassy In China Xi Jinping Coronavirus Outbreak Vikram Misri 

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