PM to deliver virtual keynote address at GCAM on October 19:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver the virtual keynote address at the inaugural function of Grand Challenges Annual Meeting (GCAM) 2020 today.
Bihar Polls: Today is the last day for withdrawal of candidature for phase IIL:In Bihar, October 19 is the last date for withdrawal of candidature for the second phase of assembly elections in 94 constituencies.
India and Sri Lanka begin their annual exercise SLINEX today:The 8th annual joint exercise between Indian and Sri Lankan navies – SLINEX-20 – will begin on Monday off Trincomalee coast
India’s active cases fall below 8 lakh after six weeks:India’s active cases have fallen below 8 lakh after 6 weeks and continue to slide further down.
PM Modi to address Grand Challenges Annual Meeting 2020 today:Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver the keynote address at the inaugural function of Grand Challenges Annual Meeting 2020, on 19th October at 7:30 PM via video conferencing.
PM Modi addresses Centenary Convocation of University of Mysore:Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed the Centenary Convocation 2020 of the University of Mysore on Monday via video conferencing.
Mumbai metro to resume operation today:After almost seven months, Mumbai metro is all set to resume its operations.
Chinese economy shows sign of recovery but not out of COVID-19 shadow:China’s Gross domestic product (GDP) grew 4.9% in third quarter, as per official data released by Chinese National Bureau of Statistics on Monday.
Amid US-China tensions, China says, it welcomes US-funded multinational companies:Amid US-China trade tensions, China has said that it welcomes U.S. companies to actively participate in its market and will strive to create a fair and just environment.
Armenia and Azerbaijan truce breaks down within hours:Armenia and Azerbaijan accused each other on Sunday of violating a new humanitarian ceasefire in fighting over the mountain enclave of Nagorno-Karabakh, hours after it was agreed.
Bolivia votes in crossroads election as socialists eye return: Bolivians lined up to vote on Sunday in a crossroads election many hope can restore stability after a voided ballot last year plunged the Andean nation into political crisis and ended the near 14-year administration of leftwing Evo Morales.
US Presidential Election: Biden attacks Trump in North Carolina over COVID-19:President Donald Trump and Democratic challenger Joe Biden were courting early voters on Sunday in the competitive states of Nevada and North Carolina, as the final presidential debate looms later this week.
Capital expenditure by CPSEs critical driver of economic growth and need to be scaled up: FM Nirmala Sitharaman:Finance and Corporate Affairs Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said that capital expenditure (CAPEX) by Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs) is a critical driver of economic growth and need to be scaled up for the Financial years 2020-21 and 2021-22.
MSME Ministry widens request to India Inc. for making payments:Riding on excellent outcome of its efforts, the Union Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises( MSME) has substantially widened its request to India Inc. for making payments to MSMEs against their dues of goods and services rendered.
IMF chief says ‘much more decisive’ action needed to deal with debt problems:The head of the International Monetary Fund on Sunday called for significant steps to address the increasingly unsustainable debt burdens of some countries, urging creditors and debtors to start restructuring processes sooner rather than later.
Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju meets Indian judokas ahead of Budapest Grand Slam:Sports Minister Kiren Rijiju met the members of the Indian Judo team at his residence ahead of their departure to Hungary for the Budapest Grand Slam which contributes to the Olympic qualification, to be held between October 23 and October 25.
Nozomi Okuhara clinches Women’s Singles title at Denmark Open:In Badminton, former World Champion Nozomi Okuhara clinched the Denmark Open title beating three-time world champion Carolina Marin in women’s singles.
For the first time, ‘heeng’ cultivation starts in India:Heeng (Ferula assa-foetida) cultivation starts in India for the first time.