Indians living in Libya being evacuated to nearby Tunisia: Indians living in Libya are being evacuated to nearby Tunisia. Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said Government is keeping a close watch on the safety of Indians living in Libya.
Congress releases campaign song with slogan ‘ab Hoga Nyay’: Congress on Sunday released 2019 Lok Sabha campaign anthem ‘Ab Hoga NYAY’ in New Delhi for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections.
I-T raids conducted in connection with alleged illegal transaction case: Income Tax department team raided houses of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath’s close aides Praveen Kakkar and RK Miglani in Indore and Delhi respectively.
FM Arun Jaitley releases main campaign theme and slogan for BJP: Union Finance Minister and senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley released main campaign theme and slogan for BJP “Phir Ek Baar, Modi Sarkar”.
PM Modi addresses rallies in West Bengal, Tripura & Manipur: Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds rallies in West Bengal’s Cooch Behar, Tripura’s Udaipur and Manipur’s capital Imphal on Sunday.
Dhanush Artillery Gun to be inducted into Indian Army: Dhanush, the first indigenous long-range artillery gun will be inducted into the Indian Army on Monday. The 155 mm calibre artillery gun was manufactured by the Jabalpur-based Gun Carriage Factory.
Saradha Scam: CBI moves SC seeking arrest of Rajeev Kumar: The CBI has filed a fresh plea in Supreme Court seeking arrest and custodial interrogation of former Kolkata Police Commissioner Rajeev Kumar in the Saradha Chit Fund scam.
Defence Minister rejects US magazine report on Pak’s F-16 aircraft: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitaraman rejects US Magazine report, claiming all F-16 fighter planes with Pakistan are intact, says the electronic signature intercepted by IAF radars was that of an F 16 aircraft.
Villagers race ox-carts ahead of Khmer New Year: Villagers race their ox-carts ahead of Khmer New Year in Kampong Speu province, Cambodia.
Major fighting erupts in Libya: Major fighting has erupted in Libya, Capital Tripoli surrounded by rebel forces.
Venezuelans protest as Guaido declares history’s ‘greatest escalation’: Opposition supporters thronged the streets of Caracas and other cities on Saturday in protest against the regime of President Nicolas Maduro, as massive blackouts and the collapse of water supplies further exacerbated a growing political crisis.
Maldives elections: Early results show victory for president’s party: In Maldives elections, MDP of former President Mohammad Nasheed on road to landslide victory, wins two thirds of seats.
G20 must tackle root causes of trade tensions that threaten growth: EU: The European Union will tell a meeting of finance leaders from the world’s 20 biggest economies next week that they must all tackle the root causes of global trade tensions because they are putting global growth at risk, an EU document showed.
Top ports record marginal upswing in FY19 cargo handling at 699 MT: India’s 12 major ports recorded 2.90 per cent growth in cargo handling at 699.04 million tonnes (MT) in the just concluded fiscal, as per ports body IPA.The growth at these ports, that had handled 679.37 MT cargo in 2017-18, was driven mainly by higher handling of coal, fertilizers and containers.
IPL matches to be used to create awareness among voters: In a bid to create awareness among voters in Maharashtra where Lok Sabha elections will be held in four phases beginning April 11, the Election Commission is targeting IPL matches that attract a large number of people.
IPL: Mumbai Indians beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 40 runs: In IPL Cricket, Mumbai Indians beat Sunrisers Hyderabad by 40 runs in Hyderabad last night. Chasing a target of 137 runs, Hyderabad were all out for 96 in 17.4 overs. Young West Indies pacer Alzzari Joseph made all the difference in the bowling department, ending with sensational figures of six for 12 in 3.4 overs.
Manchester city in FA Cup finals: Manchester City reach FA Cup final, beat Brighton 1-0 in semi finals.
Cholera vaccination campaign launched in post-cyclone Mozambique: Health officials launched a vaccination campaign in Mozambique’s cyclone-hit port city of Beira in an effort to contain an outbreak of cholera that has already infected over 1,400 people, the World Health Organization (WHO) said.
Black-necked cranes flock to northwest China: The first batch of black-necked cranes have returned from their journey south to the Jiatang grassland in Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China’s Qinghai Province around mid-March.
Love in air for panda pair at Berlin Zoo: Spring fever was in full swing at Berlin Zoo on Friday as officials confirmed new vocal sounds and higher oestrogen levels indicate five-year-old panda Meng Meng is in heat.