India, Russia first ever 2 plus 2 Ministerial Dialogue underway in New Delhi; Terrorism, situation in Afghanistan, maritime security, ASEAN are on agenda

The first-ever India Russia 22 Ministerial Dialogue is underway in New Delhi. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh and External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar are representing the Indian side in the 22 Dialogue and the Russian side is being represented by their Foreign Affairs Minister and Defence Minister. In his opening […]

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya reviews RT-PCR testing facilities for passengers coming from at-risk countries at Delhi airport

Health Minister Mansukh Mandaviya reviewed RT-PCR testing facilities for passengers coming from at-risk countries at the IGI airport, New Delhi. In a tweet, Mr Mandaviya said, 35 rapid RT-PCR testing machines are functional within the Terminal -3. He said, with this, passengers screening and testing time can be reduced to […]

Government’s aim is to achieve defence export target of Rs 35,000 crore by 2024-25, says Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has said that the government’s aim is to achieve the defence export target of 35,000 crore rupees by 2024-25. Mr Singh said, promoting Indian exports is the topmost priority of the Government. He said, India should become a net exporter instead of a net importer. Speaking […]

India- Russia Joint venture set to give big boost to self-reliance in Defence; Manufacturing of over 5 lakh AK-203 Rifles to start in Amethi

In the run-up to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s upcoming visit to India, All India Radio News has started a series, ‘ India- Russia Connect’. Today, we bring for our listeners how an India- Russia Joint venture is all set to give a big boost to self-reliance in defence. Under the […]

Prez Kovind addresses Centenary Celebration of PAC of Parliament, Says PAC upholds prudence, wisdom and propriety in Parliamentary system

President Ram Nath Kovind has said that the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) upholds prudence, wisdom and propriety in the Parliamentary system. Addressing the Centenary Celebration of Public Accounts Committee of Parliament, Mr Kovind said, Gandhiji considered account keeping is essential for clean public life. Mr Kovind underlined that the philosophy […]