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India, Japan agree to expand maritime co-operation to ensure peace & stability in Indo-Pacific region

India and Japan have resolved to expand their maritime cooperation and work together to ensure peace and stability in the Indo-Pacific region. This was stated in a joint press statement issued after the Annual Defence Ministerial Meeting held in New Delhi between Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Defence Minister of […]

Union Minister Nitin Gadkari stresses on need to develop consensus among concerned states on interlinking of rivers

Water Resources Minister Nitin Gadkari has stressed on the need to develop consensus among the concerned states on interlinking of rivers so that the water draining unutilized into the sea could be utilized for the needy areas. Addressing representatives of the state governments in New Delhi, Mr Gadkari called upon […]

Union Minister Jitendra Singh recalls contribution to development of North Eastern Region by Atal Bihari Vajpayee

Minister for Development of North-Eastern Region, Dr Jitendra Singh today said, Atal Bihari Vajpayee was the first Prime Minister who realised the significance of the North Eastern region. Addressing the gathering, during a homage meeting at his Ministry in New Delhi, Dr. Singh recalled the contribution to the development of […]

Centre declares Eid holiday on August 22

The government today announced that all Central Government Administrative Offices located in the national capital will remain closed on Wednesday instead of Thursday on account of Id-ul-Zuha (Bakrid). The decision was taken on the basis of the report of  Ruiyat Hilal (moon deciding Committee) headed by Syed Ahmed Bukhari, Shahi […]