Imam faces flak over Sex-worker’s funeral

Imam faces flak over Sex-worker’s funeral

A Muslim maulvi (cleric) who made headlines by officiating at the funeral for a sex worker in Bangladesh has faced a backlash from local Muslims. About a fortnight ago, Golam Mostafa, an imam at Daulatdia Railway Station Mosque in Rajbari district, broke a social taboo to perform final rites for Hamida Begum, a sex worker […]

‘Corona hasn’t affected China-India friendship’

‘Corona hasn’t affected China-India friendship’

The Chinese Ambassador, Sun Weidong, has recently praised India’s ‘kindness’ towards China in these troubled times.  As social media circulates fake and half-true images of China and the coronavirus outbreak, both China and the UN agencies are understandably tense.  China reiterated rumours about COVID-19 or cornavirus were terrible and had the potential to stigmatise Chinese […]

India readies for first manned space mission

India readies for first manned space mission

Four Indian pilots are currently in Russia training to become astronauts. India isplanning its first manned mission in space. Four Indian Air Force test pilots who have been chosen to be trainee astronauts for India’s first manned mission to space, expected in a couple of years, began their basic training for space missions at the […]

Rohingya Terrorists attack Christians in Cox Bazaar

Rohingya Terrorists attack Christians in Cox Bazaar

To all those bleeding heart ‘liberal’ Christian ‘activists’ demonstrating against the NRC in India and demanding that Rohingya Muslims should be included in the list of persecuted refugees, here’s a wake up call. Ever heard of the Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army militants? they are so-called Jihadists. Right inside the Bangladesh refugee camps. These creeps are […]

Corona Virus not yet pandemic- WHO

Corona Virus  not yet pandemic- WHO

The World Health Organization (WHO) on February 4, 2020 announced that the Corona Virus disease has not yet become pandemic. The disease has so far killed 425 people and has infected more than 20,000. Hong Kong recently reported death due to the virus. It is the first country outside China to report death. According to […]

Uber Eats sold to Zomato

Uber Eats sold to Zomato

The competition between the Zomato and Swiggy is going to be tougher. Uber sold its Eats business to Zomato. In India the Uber has sold its food delivery service “Uber Eats” to Zomato. Uber will get a 9.99% stake in the Indian start-up, helping it maintain its presence in the sector. All Uber Eats customers […]

Fire breaks out at Delhi Transport Department

Fire breaks out at Delhi Transport Department

A major fire broke out at Delhi Transport Department office in Civil Lines area of the city this morning. Twenty six fire tenders were rushed to the spot to put out the blaze. The fire broke out at 8:38 am, according to Delhi Fire Services. The cause of the fire is not yet known. DFS […]

Amazon will invest 71 billion in India, 1 million jobs expected

Amazon will invest 71 billion in India, 1 million jobs expected

Good news for India. World’s largest retailer Amazon announced that it has planned to invest 1 billion (United States Dollar) USD (71 billion in Indian rupees) in India and generate 1 million jobs. Globally Amazon has increased its employee base four times. The retailer has been constantly facing rage of the small and medium enterprises […]

Armed Forces Veterans Day- January 14

Armed Forces Veterans Day- January 14

Every year, Armed Forces Veterans Day is celebrated on January 14. The fourth Army Forces Veteran Day, 2020 is to be celebrated at National War Memorial, New Delhi where wreaths will be laid by CISC, serving three star officers as well as veteran officers and JCOs from all three services. Chief of Army, Chief of […]

NITI Aayog draws up list of 10 medical devices having high export potential

NITI Aayog draws up list of 10  medical devices having high export potential

‘Too many departments are involved in approvals. We want to hasten the process.’ To eliminate bottlenecks in domestic medical devices businesses the Government Think Tank Niti Aayog draws up list of medical devices that have high export potential. It has come up with 10 devices to provide priority subsidies. It includes surgical blades, orthopaedic implants […]

30 media houses get First ‘International’ Govt. sponsored Yoga Day Awards

30 media houses get First ‘International’ Govt. sponsored Yoga Day Awards

The Minister for Information and Broadcasting, Shri Prakash Javadekar, today conferred the first Antarrashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman to 30 media organizations at an event in National Media Centre, New Delhi. Addressing the gathering Sri Javadekar described the award as a ‘unique honour’ to media organizations that contributed to the spread of yoga for the […]

Javadekar to confer first Antarrashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman

Javadekar to confer first Antarrashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman

On January 7, 2020, Union Minister of Information and Broadcasting (I&B) Prakash Javadekar  will confer the ‘Antarrashtriya Yoga Diwas Media Samman’ to 30 media houses in New Delhi. The award is being presented for the first time. The aim of the award is to acknowledge positive role of media in disseminating outreach of Yoga in […]

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