EXTERNAL AFFAIRS MINISTRY
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar holds talks with Iranian FM Javad Zarif
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif on Thursday held extensive talks on the fast-evolving situation in the Gulf region in the wake of frayed Iran-US ties over the killing of Commander Qasem Soleimani.
India lodges protest over abduction of Hindu girls in Pakistan
As per reports, two minor girls, Shanti Meghwad and Sarmi Meghwad, belonging t...
India to invite Pakistan for upcoming SCO meeting
India will extend invitations to all members of SCO including Pakistan as well as to the ob...
Work divided for Rawat-led dept of military affairs
The defence ministry has shifted administrative and revenue procurement matters of the armed services to the newly created military affairs department led by Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat, but any important matter related to defence policy will be dealt by the defence secretary.
India is becoming a popular destination for foreigners to chase their startup dreams
A host of foreign nationals are relocating to India to fulfil their startup ambitions despite stumbling blocks.
Corporate Affairs Ministry moves SC with plan to manage Unitech
The corporate affairs ministry on Wednesday filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court proposing to take over the management of Unitech Group.
Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs wants real estate portal for transaction to become ‘Amazon’ of the sector
The ministry hopes that it will bring the trust back in the real estate sector. Just like the ‘Amazon’ is trusted, the ministry wants the new portal to be one-stop for all housing-related requirements. The portal ‘HousingForAll.Com’, will help buyers in accessing best priced inventory by builders for a limited time to take full advantage of best pricing.
View: Independent Directors' registration process is absurd and embodies bureaucratic overkill
This is a ridiculous set of rules and procedures that uses the power of the State to mandatorily collect data from us, and park these at an institute, which is then authorised to examine us.
PM Modi arrives for inaugural session of Raisina Dialogue 2020
New Delhi, Jan 14 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived for the inaugural session of Raisina Dialogue 2020. Union External Affairs Min...
KV Kamath, Swapan Dasgupta likely to be inducted in Modi govt
There is also the likelihood of Suresh Prabhu making a comeback to the Modi government.
Senior IPS officer AP Maheshwari appointed Director General of CRPF
Maheshwari, a 1984 batch IPS officer of the Uttar Pradesh cadre, is at present Special Secretary (Internal Security) in the Union Home Ministry. He has been appointed to the post up to February 28, 2021, i.e. the date of his superannuation, the order stated. The post of DG CRPF was lying vacant after R R Bhatnagar retired on December 31.
Iran-US conflict: Expect energy prices to remain reasonable, says Dharmendra Pradhan
Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan spoke on Iran-US tensions and its after-effects on oil prices. He said, “India expects that ther...
Housing ministry launches e-commerce platform for real estate sector
Housing ministry launched an e-commerce platform to facilitate homebuyers in identifying genuine properties.
S Jaishankar on facilitating NRIs to vote via Indian missions abroad
External Affairs Minister (EAM) S Jaishankar attended ‘Pravasi Bharatiya Divas’ in Delhi on Jan 09. On being asked whether there’s any plan ...
EU envoys wanted to visit Kashmir in a group; we did not extend invite to all: MEA
The central government has rejected as “unfounded and mischievous” reports of European Union diplomats not being a part of a foreign delegat...
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