Filing of nominations for Gujarat polls begins:- Campaigning tempo rose a notch on Tuesday with the beginning of filing of nominations for the Gujarat assembly elections.
PM Modi leads India’s outreach in Indo-Pacific region:- Prime Minister Modi leading India’s outreach in the Indo-Pacific region. The last day of his Manila visit was capped by bilaterals with several leaders. The meetings with Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, Australian PM Malcolm Turnbull was of special significance coming a day after Prime Minister Modi’s bilateral with President Trump and two days after officials of India, the US, Japan and Australia held their first meeting to give shape to the much talked about quadrilateral alliance to keep the Indo-Pacific region “free and open”.
East Asia Summit: PM Modi holds bilateral talks with leaders of five key nations:- Leaders of ASEAN members as well as leaders from India, China, Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, USA and Russia joining hands to ensure economic growth and political stability in the Asia-Pacific region.
ASEAN-India Summit: PM Modi calls for greater cooperation with member countries:- Prime Minister Narendra Modi has called for further strengthening the India-ASEAN ties, given the untapped potential which is in the wider interest of the region.
SC affirms disqualification of 9 Uttarakhand MLAs:- The Supreme court on Tuesday affirmed the Uttarakhand High Court order disqualifying the nine state MLAs who triggered President’s rule in the state.
Delhi government withdraws petition on Odd-Even after NGT directs modification:- Delhi government has withdrawn its petition seeking modifications of November 11 order of the tribunal refusing to exempt women and two wheelers from the odd-even car rationing scheme to tackle pollution.
Encounter breaks out in Kulgam, Pulwama districts:- Two encounters are underway between security forces and militants in Kulgam and Pulwama districts of south Kashmir.
Nominations for Gujarat polls begins today:- Battlegound Gujarat is set to gain more momentum with the issuance of notification for phase 1 of the assembly electionon Tuesday.
PM Modi holds bilateral discussions with US President Trump in Philippines:- Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump met on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit in Manila.
Xth South Asia Economic Summit begins at Kathmandu:- Xth South Asia Economic Summit (SAES) started at Kathmandu Tuesday evening. The theme of 3 day summit is “Deepening Economic Integration for Inclusive and Sustainable Development in South Asia”.
Quake kills 430 in Iranian border region rebuilt after war:- Rescuers dug with their bare hands Monday through the debris of buildings felled by an earthquake that killed more than 430 people in the border region of Iran and Iraq, with nearly all the casualties occurring in an area rebuilt after their ruinous 1980s war.
Kenneth Juster sworn in as US Ambassador to India:- Kenneth Juster, a top economic expert on India has been sworn in as the US Ambassador to India.
Air raids on market kill 53 in north Syria town:- Air strikes on a market killed at least 53 people, including children, in a town in northern Syria despite a “de-escalation zone” in place there, a monitor said.
PM Modi holds bilateral meetings with Abe, Turnbull and Vietnamese PM:- Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held separate talks with his counterparts from Japan Shinzo Abe and Australia Malcolm Turnbull focusing on crafting a new strategy for the Indo-Pacific region in the backdrop of emerging configuration of a key quadrilateral alliance. .
IT detects Rs. 1,430 cr tax evasion by Sasikala’s kin and associates:- The Income Tax Department unearthed tax evasion of Rs 1,430 crore during its raids/searches spread over five days at the premises of jailed AIADMK leader V.K. Sasikala’s kin and their business associates.
India to become 3rd largest economy by 2028, predicts BofA-ML report:- A report by Bank of America-Merrill Lynch has said that in the next decade, India will overtake Japan to become the third largest economy.
India International Trade Fair begins with Kyrgyzstan as the focus country:- President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated on Tuesday the India International Trade Fair which would witness participation of about 7,000 exhibitors from across the globe.
Italy out of World Cup after 1-0 aggregate loss to Sweden:- Italy failed to qualify for the World Cup for the first time in 60 years after being held to a 0-0 home draw on Monday by a defiant Sweden, who booked a place at next year’s finals in Russia with a 1-0 aggregate win.
International Film Festival of India to be inaugurated on 20th Nov.:- All eyes are on the IFFI that is going to begin from 20th November. The most attractive section of IFFI is the Indian Panorama that showcases the best of Indian cinema.
Making IFFI a People’s Film Festival:- The International Film Festival of India (IFFI) that is annually held in Goa has a long history of celebrating the best of cinema from across the world and from every creative corner of India.
Instagram might let you follow hashtags soon:- Instagram is testing a new feature with a small fraction of its user base.
NASA to launch E. Coli into space to study antibiotic resistance:- Scientists are set to send E. Coli to the International Space Station (ISS) to study microgravity’s effect on bacterial antibiotic resistance.
Centre’s ‘BharatNet’ phase 2 begins with aim of 100% connectivity by 2020:- The second phase of BharatNet project with an outlay of Rs 31,000 crore and a mandate to provide high-speed broadband to all panchayats by March 2019 got off the block.
Saudi Arabia approves Yoga:- Saudi Arabia has officially approved Yoga.
If you have dry eyes, fish oil might help you:- Several researches have suggested that taking an omega-3 fatty acid supplement can reduce symptoms of dry eyes.
Going the vegetarian way cuts the risk of heart failure by 42%, study reveals:- Eating a vegetarian diet might slash your risk of heart failure by almost half, according to a new study.
It’s World Diabetes Day – Here’s how you can prevent the disease:- Diabetes is the general term used for conditions which lead to an increase in blood sugars and includes Type 1, Type 2, gestational diabetes and other forms of diabetes like secondary diabetes.