The natural stimulant, imported from Ethiopia, was to be sold at $2,500-$3,000 per kilogram via courier services. The total estimated value of the leaves recovered is Rs 12 crore, officials maintained. read more
Although India declared leprosy eliminated in 2005 after reaching the World Health Organization (WHO) target of less than one case per 10,000 population, more than half the world’s leprosy numbers are from India. read more
Following the Asean-India Summit over breakfast, Prime Minister Narendra Modi participated in the East Asia Summit, with both meetings focusing on issues such as increased connectivity and trade and the Indo-Pacific region, where India is emerging as... read more
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is on his 2-day visit to Singapore, attended the 13th East Asia Summit in Singapore today. PM Modi along with leaders of 17 other member countries of EAS posed for a photograph ahead of the summit. PM Modi is holding bilateral talks with several leaders on sidelines of the summit.read more
A senior police official on Wednesday said that five security personnel, including four BSF jawans, and a civilian were injured when Maoists blew up a truck with an IED in Chhattisgarh’s Bijapur district. The incident took place around 9 am at Bijapur Ghati, located around 7 km from Bijapur town, Deputy Inspector General (anti-Naxal operations), Sundarraj P told PTI.
PM Narendra Modi is participating in the Asean-India and East Asia Summits in Singapore. He will also join the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) leaders’ meeting. Here are the highlights: read more
Anuradha Roy’s All the Lives We Never Lived weaves a story where significant historical characters are involved with the fictional characters in the book, exploring the loss, memory, conflict, war and freedom during the disorderly times preceding Independence... read more