AJL Case: CBI files charge sheet against former Haryana CM Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Congress leader Motilal Vora:The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) filed a charge sheet against former Haryana chief minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda, Congress leader Motilal Vora and Associated Journals Ltd (AJL), in the National Herald case.
HM Rajnath Singh to inaugurate 19th Hornbill Festival in Nagaland:Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh will inaugurate the 19th Hornbill Festival at Kisama village near state capital Kohima in Nagaland today.
J&K: Sixth phase of Panchayat elections underway:In Jammu and Kashmir, sixth phase of Panchayat elections has begun. The polling, which started at 8 AM, will end at 2 PM. A total of 7,156 candidates are in the fray for 406 Sarpanches and 2277 Panches in this phase.
Asia Pacific Summit-2018 begins in Kathmandu:The Asia Pacific Summit-2018 has started in Kathmandu, the capital of Nepal. The theme of two day Summit is “Addressing the Critical Challenges of Our Time: Interdependence, Mutual Prosperity, and Universal Values”.
Lankan President and UNF leaders meet end without any clear solution:The meeting of Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena with leaders of United National Front (UNF) last night ended positively but without any clear solution to resolve the political crisis.
Former US president George H W Bush passes away at 94:George H W Bush, the 41st president of the US who led America during the dramatic collapse of the Soviet Union and engineered the defeat of an audacious Iraqi invasion of Kuwait, died on Friday. He was 94.
UK amends weapons bill to ensure right to possession of kirpans by Sikhs:The UK government has confirmed an amendment to a new weapons bill going through the Parliament to ensure that it would not impact the right of the British Sikh community to possess and supply Kirpans, or religious swords.
G20 summit: India presents 9-point agenda on fugitive economic offenders:India on Friday presented a nine-point agenda to G20 member nations calling for strong and active cooperation among them to comprehensively deal with fugitive economic offenders.
Men’s Hockey World Cup: Netherlands to take on Malaysia, Germany to face Pakistan:Men’s Hockey World Cup: Netherlands to take on Malaysia, and Germany to face Pakistan today
NASA’s Martian quake sensor InSight lands at slight angle:NASA’s unmanned Martian quake sensor, InSight, has landed at a slight angle on the Red Planet, and experts are hopeful the spacecraft will work as planned, the US space agency said on Friday.
World AIDS Day – Know Your Status:World Health Organisation joins global partners to observe the day under the theme ”Know Your Status” urging people to know their HIV infection status through testing, and to access HIV infection prevention, treatment and care services.