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2+2 Dialogue: India-U.S jointly asks Pakistan to act against terror

India and U.S had a 2+2 dialogue on Thursday in New Delhi where both the countries mentioned Pakistan twice in the context to take actions against terror attacks and terrorism. The countries even referred 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai, raising hope that Trump government will walk the talk on ramping up diplomatic pressure on India’s […]

Government legalizes drone from December 1; ban on use for food delivery

Here’s another proof that India is swiftly heading towards advanced technology. It is now legal to use drone for commercial purposes, however, under certain conditions. The aviation ministry issued the drone policy to be in effect from December subject to the condition that the device remains in line of sight of the person using it. […]

Women’s Hockey World Cup 2018: India’s best ever performance in last 44 years

India takes on Ireland in a bid to secure their spot in the Women’s Hockey World Cup 2018 semifinals on Thursday. However, the victory came after a long wait of around 44 years. The Indian men hockey team last secured the position on the podium at Kuala Lumpur in 1974, since then, Indian team has not […]

India bags 5 gold in Physics Olympiad 2018

India shined with its best ever performance at Physics Olympiad 2018. Each of the 5 applicants representing India bagged gold medals at the International Physics Olympiad in Lisbon, Portugal. This is the first time in 21 years that all the participants brought gold. China is the only other country to bag maximum gold medals among […]

India to lose special privileges from Iran on Crude Oil imports

Iran on Tuesday criticized India for not keeping its promise of making investments in development of the strategically situated Chabahar port in New Delhi and said the country will stand to lose “special privileges” if it ends import of oil services from Iran. Deputy Ambassador of Iran Massoud Rezvanian Rahaghi said, “Iran will end the […]

World Population Day: Effective Control Measures adopted by Government

July 11 is celebrated as World Population Day. This year marks the 50th anniversary with a theme “Family Planning is a Human Right” inspired by the International Conference on Human Rights, 1968. In 1989, the Governing Council of the United Nations Development Program celebrated the day for the first time to initiate population control measures […]

China to provide Indian Anti-Cancer Drugs at Price Cut

On Monday, China agreed to initiate certain measures for the import of Indian anti-cancer drugs and other pharmaceuticals at discounted prices to provide greater access of the medicines to the Chinese market. Chinese got inspired after watching a Chinese movie ‘dying to survive’ based on story of leukaemia patient. The movie highlighted the concern to […]

India most dangerous country for woman: Survey Reports

Frequent sexual harassment and rape cases has listed India on top rank for being the most dangerous country for a woman, states the survey report. The survey stated that women were safer in Afghanistan, Syria, Somalia and Saudi Arabia than they are in India. India is ranked the highest for the attacks related to women’s […]