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India indigenously develops spectrograph, gives boost to astronomy
India indigenously develops spectrograph, gives boost to astronomy

The scientific development is considered as an important step in the field of astronomy and India’s self-reliance initiative

India News Network | Wed, Mar 3

Vande Bharat Mission has repatriated over 60 lakh people: Union Civil Aviation Minister
Vande Bharat Mission has repatriated over 60 lakh people: Union Civil Aviation Minister

Vande Bharat Mission began with 64 flights and about 12,800 passengers on May 6, 2020 to facilitate the repatriation of Indians stranded in other countries

India News Network | Wed, Mar 3

Sri Lanka clears Indian investment at Colombo Port terminal
Sri Lanka clears Indian investment at Colombo Port terminal

This comes nearly a month after it scrapped the trilateral deal with India and Japan to develop the Colombo Port's Eastern Container Terminal

India News Network | Tue, Mar 2

Intolerant of criticism, China pushes journalists into jail for questioning its record on transparency
Intolerant of criticism, China pushes journalists into jail for questioning its record on transparency

An impenitent China continues to act harshly against those who dare to ask questions

Shankar Kumar, India News Network, | Tue, Mar 2

India made vaccines reach St Vincent and other Caribbean nations
India made vaccines reach St Vincent and other Caribbean nations

Continuing with vaccine diplomacy in Caribbean countries, India on Monday sent consignments of India made vaccines to Antigua, Barbuda, St Kitts, St Lucia, St Vincent &Grenadines and Suriname

India News Network, | Tue, Mar 2

Pakistan has no locus standi to comment on J&K: India at UNHRC
Pakistan has no locus standi to comment on J&K: India at UNHRC

India asked Pakistan to stop state-sponsored cross-border terrorism and end institutionalized violation of human rights of its minorities

India News Network | Tue, Mar 2

NSA Trilateral India-Maldives-Sri Lanka Secretariat established in Colombo
NSA Trilateral India-Maldives-Sri Lanka Secretariat established in Colombo

This follows discussions during NSA-level trilateral meetings on Maritime Security Cooperation

India News Network | Tue, Mar 2

IAF to take part in Exercise Desert Flag hosted by UAE
IAF to take part in Exercise Desert Flag hosted by UAE

The exercise will provide operational exposure to the participating forces and train them in simulated air combat operations

India News Network, | Tue, Mar 2

India very serious about emerging as a leading Blue Economy: PM Modi
India very serious about emerging as a leading Blue Economy: PM Modi

The government’s focus areas include up-gradation of existing infrastructure, creating next-generation infrastructure and boosting reforms

India News Network | Tue, Mar 2

Nearly 1.5 crore people vaccinated in Covid-19 inoculation drive
Nearly 1.5 crore people vaccinated in Covid-19 inoculation drive

The second phase of vaccination covering people over 60 years old and those above 45 years with comorbidities began yesterday

India News Network, | Tue, Mar 2

Despite COVID-19, Indian Railways crosses last year's freight loading for period ending Feb 28
Despite COVID-19, Indian Railways crosses last year's freight loading for period ending Feb 28

An increase in freight loading and earnings shows that Indian Railways used COVID-19 as an opportunity to grow

India News Network, | Tue, Mar 2

Phase 2 of massive COVID-19 vaccination drive begins; will cover elderly, those with comorbidities
Phase 2 of massive COVID-19 vaccination drive begins; will cover elderly, those with comorbidities

Prime Minister Narendra Modi received his first dose of Bharat Biotech's Covaxin at AIIMS, Delhi

India News Network Infographics Desk | Mon, Mar 1

EAM Jaishankar, New Zealand counterpart discuss peace and stability in Indo-Pacific
EAM Jaishankar, New Zealand counterpart discuss peace and stability in Indo-Pacific

This was Jaishankar's first interaction with New Zealand Minister of Foreign Affairs Nanaia Mahuta since she took charge in November

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

India to send 1000 MT rice and one lakh HCQ medicines to Madagascar
India to send 1000 MT rice and one lakh HCQ medicines to Madagascar

This was conveyed by EAM S Jaishankar during his telephonic talks with Madagascar Foreign Minister A.S Oliva on Monday

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

Happy with Canada getting India supplied vaccines, thousands of Indo-Canadians hold massive car rally in Ontario
Happy with Canada getting India supplied vaccines, thousands of Indo-Canadians hold massive car rally in Ontario

India has promised immediate supply of 500,000 vaccines to Canada followed by another 2 million doses in the coming months

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

PM Modi takes first dose of Covid-19 vaccine
PM Modi takes first dose of Covid-19 vaccine

Prime Minister Narendra Modi took first dose of the Covid-19 vaccine on Monday, becoming the first beneficiary in the second phase of nationwide vaccination against the coronavirus

India News Network Video Desk | Mon, Mar 1

Successful launch of Amazonia-1 satellite by ISRO brings India, Brazil further closer
Successful launch of Amazonia-1 satellite by ISRO brings India, Brazil further closer

India’s Department of Space and the Brazilian Space Agency had signed a cooperation agreement in March 2002

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

Airport Service Quality Awards 2020: Delhi, Mumbai among 8 Indian airports in Asia Pacific
Airport Service Quality Awards 2020: Delhi, Mumbai among 8 Indian airports in Asia Pacific

Three Indian airports have also received the inaugural award for best hygiene measures

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

'Speed, Skill, Scale and Standard' should be new national mantra of progress: Piyush Goyal
'Speed, Skill, Scale and Standard' should be new national mantra of progress: Piyush Goyal

Producing the products of best quality and standards and accepting nothing less than that, is the need of hour, Piyush Goyal said

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

With over 3 lakh passengers, domestic air travel touches highest level since May 25, 2020
With over 3 lakh passengers, domestic air travel touches highest level since May 25, 2020

Domestic flight operations were suspended for two months from March 24, 2020 due to COVID-19

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

India needs a 'Food Processing Revolution': PM Modi
India needs a 'Food Processing Revolution': PM Modi

There was a need to develop processing in every agriculture-related sector, PM Narendra Modi said

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

True capability of India's Science and Technology Sector unleashed during COVID-19 pandemic: Harsh Vardhan
True capability of India's Science and Technology Sector unleashed during COVID-19 pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

More than 6,000 delegates from over 50 countries are participating in the three-day meet

India News Network | Mon, Mar 1

ISRO's PSLV-C51 carries Brazil's Amazonia-1, 18 other satellites into space
ISRO's PSLV-C51 carries Brazil's Amazonia-1, 18 other satellites into space

A satellite built by an Indian startup carried a copy of the Bhagavad Gita and a photo of PM Modi

India News Network | Sun, Feb 28

PM Modi congratulates NSIL, ISRO on successful PSLV-C51 Amazonia-1 launch
PM Modi congratulates NSIL, ISRO on successful PSLV-C51 Amazonia-1 launch

The Prime Minister also congratulated Brazilian President Jair Bolsanaro on the launch of Brazil's satellite Amazonia-1 by PSLV-C51

India News Network | Sun, Feb 28

‘Large-scale projects undertaken by India in Maldives exemplary’: Maldives Foreign Minister
‘Large-scale projects undertaken by India in Maldives exemplary’: Maldives Foreign Minister

India continued to extend aid and assistance to the Maldives during the COVID-19 pandemic

India News Network | Sun, Feb 28

Andaman & Nicobar Command demonstrates joint operations between three services
Andaman & Nicobar Command demonstrates joint operations between three services

It highlighted the synergy, cooperation and interoperability between the Indian Navy, Indian Army, and Indian Air Force

India News Network | Sun, Feb 28

India calls for restoration of democracy in Myanmar
India calls for restoration of democracy in Myanmar

New Delhi said it will closely monitor the situation and will remain in discussion with like-minded countries so that hopes and aspirations of the people are respected

India News Network | Sun, Feb 28

Restoration of 10th century temple in Nepal with Indian grant assistance begins
Restoration of 10th century temple in Nepal with Indian grant assistance begins

This is the first of the 28 cultural heritage conservation and restoration projects under an Indian reconstruction grant of NRs 5800 million

India News Network | Sun, Feb 28

'Catch the Rain' campaign to be launched by Jal Shakti Ministry: PM Modi in Mann ki Baat
'Catch the Rain' campaign to be launched by Jal Shakti Ministry: PM Modi in Mann ki Baat

Prime Minister Narendra Modi asked citizens to participate in a 100-day campaign to clean up water sources

India News Network | Sun, Feb 28

Bring out hidden potential of toy industry in India: PM Modi
Bring out hidden potential of toy industry in India: PM Modi

The toy fair is being held virtually from February 27 to March 2

India News Network | Sat, Feb 27

India’s domestic policies are people centric: Sitharaman
India’s domestic policies are people centric: Sitharaman

The FM was speaking at the first G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors meeting held under the Italian presidency on Friday

India News Network, | Sat, Feb 27

Objectivity, impartiality have to be hallmarks of human rights assessment: India at UNHRC
Objectivity, impartiality have to be hallmarks of human rights assessment: India at UNHRC

India has slammed the UNHRC chief for her comments on farmers’ protest and scrapping of special status to J&K

India News Network, | Sat, Feb 27

IAF’s Tejas, Sarang and Suryakiran aircraft to participate in Sri Lanka’s Air Show
IAF’s Tejas, Sarang and Suryakiran aircraft to participate in Sri Lanka’s Air Show

The IAF and the SLAF have been interacting for several years in diverse fields like military training and operational exchanges

India News Network, | Sat, Feb 27

India, Bangladesh agree to strengthen cooperation in border security
India, Bangladesh agree to strengthen cooperation in border security

Both sides discussed early completion of pending fencing along the Indo-Bangladesh border as agreed by the Prime Ministers of the two countries

India News Network | Sat, Feb 27

India, Nepal agree to tighten border security
India, Nepal agree to tighten border security

This agreement took place following district-level border security coordination committee meeting at Jhulaghat, India

India News Network, | Sat, Feb 27

India-China Foreign Ministers agree to establish hotline
India-China Foreign Ministers agree to establish hotline

“A prolongation of the existing situation is not in the interest of India and China”, said EAM Jaishankar

India News Network, | Fri, Feb 26

Pakistan uses biased report to discredit India
Pakistan uses biased report to discredit India

Pakistan has always and consistently tried to garner international support against India in whatever way it can

Abha Khanna, India News Network, | Fri, Feb 26

India, a linchpin of emerging international strategy in Indo-Pacific region
India, a linchpin of emerging international strategy in Indo-Pacific region

Indo-Pacific cooperation has emerged as the central theme of trilateral dialogues and the Quad

Ranjit Kumar, | Fri, Feb 26

No territory conceded under disengagement pact with China: MEA
No territory conceded under disengagement pact with China: MEA

India and China concluded the withdrawal of troops and weapons from the North and South banks of Pangong Tso last week

India News Network, | Fri, Feb 26

India to fund NR 530 million for construction of 25 health posts in Nepal
India to fund NR 530 million for construction of 25 health posts in Nepal

These 25 health posts are the first batch of 147 health sector projects in Nepal being reconstructed by India under US $ 50 million grant

India News Network | Fri, Feb 26

BRICS Sherpas hold first meeting under India’s presidency
BRICS Sherpas hold first meeting under India’s presidency

BRICS Sherpas and Sous Sherpas held their first meeting from February 24-26 under India’s presidency

India News Network | Fri, Feb 26

Indian economist Ligia Noronha appointed as Assistant Secretary General and Head of UNEP NY Office
Indian economist Ligia Noronha appointed as Assistant Secretary General and Head of UNEP NY Office

Noronha is an economist with over 30 years of international experience in the field of sustainable development

India News Network | Fri, Feb 26

Trust, transparency for depositors and investors top priority: PM Modi
Trust, transparency for depositors and investors top priority: PM Modi

Prime Minister Modi pointed out that steps had been taken to free the country from the culture of non-transparent credit

India News Network, | Fri, Feb 26

Sports plays important role in shaping country's identity, image: PM Modi
Sports plays important role in shaping country's identity, image: PM Modi

Reforms were being being carried out in the country's sports ecosystem over the past few years, PM Modi said

India News Network, | Fri, Feb 26

ISRO’s PSLVC51 to launch Brazil’s Amazonia-1, 18 other satellites on Feb 28
ISRO’s PSLVC51 to launch Brazil’s Amazonia-1, 18 other satellites on Feb 28

PSLV-C51 is the first dedicated commercial mission by NewSpace India Limited (NSIL), a Government of India company under the Department of Space.

India News Network, | Fri, Feb 26

2021 Assembly Elections to be held in five states from March 27
2021 Assembly Elections to be held in five states from March 27

Elections to the State Assembly will be conducted in West Bengal, Assam, Tamil Nadu, Kerala, and Puducherrry

India News Network | Fri, Feb 26

India, Pakistan armies agree to ceasefire along LoC from Feb 24 midnight
India, Pakistan armies agree to ceasefire along LoC from Feb 24 midnight

The two sides agreed to address each other’s core issues and concerns which have the propensity to disturb peace and lead to violence

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

Elephant in the room: Is China planning to control world's economy?
Elephant in the room: Is China planning to control world's economy?

100 percent programmable and trackable, digital Yuan is tied up with China’s drive to control over the world's economy

Shankar Kumar | Thu, Feb 25

EAM Jaishankar discusses bilateral, regional issues with Uzbekistan FM
EAM Jaishankar discusses bilateral, regional issues with Uzbekistan FM

Both Ministers also noted the importance of a stable and peaceful Afghanistan for regional stability and security

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

India dispatches vaccines to Argentina
India dispatches vaccines to Argentina

Argentina has received 580,000 doses of India made vaccine

India News Network Video Desk | Thu, Feb 25

India in touch with Bangladesh to ensure safe repatriation of Rohingya boat victims: MEA
India in touch with Bangladesh to ensure safe repatriation of Rohingya boat victims: MEA

Two weeks back, around 90 Rohingya refugees in search of better lives had started their journey from Bangladesh, but their boat broke down, making it adrift in the sea

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

57 countries support India’s demand for IP waiver on Covid-19 vaccine: Piyush Goyal
57 countries support India’s demand for IP waiver on Covid-19 vaccine: Piyush Goyal

The waiver is opposed by China, the European Union, the UK, the US, Switzerland, Japan and Australia

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

Ghana becomes first country to receive vaccines under COVAX programme
Ghana becomes first country to receive vaccines under COVAX programme

Under WHO backed COVAX programme,Ghana has become the first country to receive India manufactured Covid-19 vaccine

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

India, Ireland hold consultations on UNSC issues
India, Ireland hold consultations on UNSC issues

Both India and Ireland have become non-permanent members of the UNSC for the year 2021 and 22

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

Govt approves PLI scheme to boost pharma sector
Govt approves PLI scheme to boost pharma sector

The scheme is expected to promote the production of high value products in the country and increase the value addition in exports

India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Feb 25

Reconstruction of 66th school in Nepal through Indian grant assistance begins
Reconstruction of 66th school in Nepal through Indian grant assistance begins

India has committed US$ 50 million for reconstruction of total 71 educational institutions in 8 districts of Nepal

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

IAF Chief meets Bangladeshi counterpart, discusses strengthening bilateral engagement
IAF Chief meets Bangladeshi counterpart, discusses strengthening bilateral engagement

The two expressed satisfaction on the significant progress made in cooperation, the Indian Air Force said

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

Over 100 EU parliamentarians back India-South Africa proposal for COVID-19 vaccine IPR waiver
Over 100 EU parliamentarians back India-South Africa proposal for COVID-19 vaccine IPR waiver

A waiver offers a crucial and much-needed act of effective solidarity, the parliamentarians said

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

India ties up with world's largest dredger maker to develop, maintain ports
India ties up with world's largest dredger maker to develop, maintain ports

High-capacity, world-class dredgers will be manufactured in India for the first time

India News Network | Thu, Feb 25

Diaspora: Great asset for emerging India-US partnership
Diaspora: Great asset for emerging India-US partnership

Indian-American community led by the influential bipartisan Congressional India Caucus plays an important role in nurturing India-US relations

Ashok Dixit | Wed, Feb 24

World leaders thank India for gifting vaccines and saving lives, livelihood
World leaders thank India for gifting vaccines and saving lives, livelihood

So far 25 countries have received vaccines from India forty nine more countries are in the queue to get India made vaccines

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Vaccine diplomacy: Afghan President thanks India for its exceptional generosity
Vaccine diplomacy: Afghan President thanks India for its exceptional generosity

Afghanistan has launched vaccination drive with doctors, security personnel and journalists being the first to be inoculated with India donated vaccines

India News Network Video Desk | Wed, Feb 24

India, France and Australia discuss cooperation in Indo-Pacific region
India, France and Australia discuss cooperation in Indo-Pacific region

In view of growing assertiveness of China, the Indo-Pacific region has become the focal point of world powers

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Feels like homecoming: EAM Jaishankar to Indian diaspora in Mauritius
Feels like homecoming: EAM Jaishankar to Indian diaspora in Mauritius

He lauded the diaspora for acting as a living bridge between India and their countries of domicile

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Dismantle terror infrastructure, stop persecution of minorities: India to Pakistan at UN Human Rights Council
Dismantle terror infrastructure, stop persecution of minorities: India to Pakistan at UN Human Rights Council

India also rejected references in the statement made by OIC as as incorrect and unwarranted

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Indian Army working on Augmented Reality HMD System to boost air defence capability
Indian Army working on Augmented Reality HMD System to boost air defence capability

This will increase the Indian Army's air defence capability at night and during inclement weather

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Union Cabinet clears PLI scheme to boost manufacturing of laptops, tablets, PCs
Union Cabinet clears PLI scheme to boost manufacturing of laptops, tablets, PCs

The National Policy on Electronics 2019 envisages positioning India as a global hub for Electronics System Design and Manufacturing

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Covid-19 Vaccination drive for 60 years-plus category begins on March 1
Covid-19 Vaccination drive for 60 years-plus category begins on March 1

The first phase of the vaccination drive started on January 16, covering healthcare and frontline workers across the country

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

As COVID-19 cases spike again, Centre sends teams to 8 states to 'control transmission’
As COVID-19 cases spike again, Centre sends teams to 8 states to 'control transmission’

They have also been advised to increase testing in a focussed manner in the affected districts

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Javadekar at UNSC Debate: ‘India on track to meet its climate change mitigation commitments’
Javadekar at UNSC Debate: ‘India on track to meet its climate change mitigation commitments’

India is the only country on track among the G20 nations to meet its climate change mitigation commitments

India News Network | Wed, Feb 24

Terrorism continues to be one of the gravest threats to humanity: EAM Jaishankar
Terrorism continues to be one of the gravest threats to humanity: EAM Jaishankar

‘India has been in the forefront of global action against terrorism,’ said Jaishankar

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

More than Rs 70,000 crore will be given to local bodies to boost health services: PM Modi
More than Rs 70,000 crore will be given to local bodies to boost health services: PM Modi

The government is committed to provide better healthcare to every citizen, the Prime Minister said

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

Over 63% of defence budget meant for domestic procurement: Rajnath Singh
Over 63% of defence budget meant for domestic procurement: Rajnath Singh

This translates to an allocation of over Rs 70,000 crore for domestic procurement in 2021-22

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

Defence panel clears purchase of indigenous weapons worth Rs 13,700 crore
Defence panel clears purchase of indigenous weapons worth Rs 13,700 crore

These weapons and systems will be indigenously designed, developed, and manufactured

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

With seating for 1.10 lakh people, Gujarat's Motera becomes world's largest cricket stadium
With seating for 1.10 lakh people, Gujarat's Motera becomes world's largest cricket stadium

The seating capacity is more than double that of the old stadium that was demolished in 2016

India News Network Infographics Desk | Tue, Feb 23

Covid-19 Update: Daily case fatalities remain below 100 since last week
Covid-19 Update: Daily case fatalities remain below 100 since last week

Nearly 75 percent of the country's active cases are from Kerala and Maharashtra

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

'Self 3': PM Modi's mantra to students during IIT Kharagpur Convocation address
'Self 3': PM Modi's mantra to students during IIT Kharagpur Convocation address

During his address, Prime Minister Modi urged the graduating students to innovate and work towards creating startups

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

India, AIIB sign $304 million loan agreement for power transmission improvement in Assam
India, AIIB sign $304 million loan agreement for power transmission improvement in Assam

The $304 million loan from the AIIB has a 5-year grace period and a maturity of 24 years

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

World Bank, Center sign $68 million project to improve education quality in India
World Bank, Center sign $68 million project to improve education quality in India

The project will help improve classroom instruction in higher secondary schools in Nagaland

India News Network | Tue, Feb 23

India extends $ 100 mn Line of Credit in defence sector to Mauritius
India extends $ 100 mn Line of Credit in defence sector to Mauritius

India has also signed a free trade agreement with Mauritius, its first with any African country

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

India offers to help Mauritius in post-COVID economic recovery
India offers to help Mauritius in post-COVID economic recovery

India has supported Mauritius with supplies of medicines and by sending medical professionals to help deal with the pandemic

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

India will generate 1.1 billion doses of vaccine for COVAX scheme: Shringla
India will generate 1.1 billion doses of vaccine for COVAX scheme: Shringla

India has established that it is a reliable and responsible stakeholder in global healthcare supply chains, the Foreign Secretary said

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

PM Modi says India is committed to enhance its defence manufacturing capabilities
PM Modi says India is committed to enhance its defence manufacturing capabilities

Focus should be on making India one of the largest defence exporters, the Prime Minister said

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

Much work needs to be done on disarmament: FS Shringla
Much work needs to be done on disarmament: FS Shringla

India calls for complete elimination of nuclear weapons through a step-by step process

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

Jaishankar arrives in Mauritius, looks forward to review bilateral ties
Jaishankar arrives in Mauritius, looks forward to review bilateral ties

Jaishankar will review all aspects of bilateral relations, ongoing implementation of various infrastructure projects being carried out by India

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

India-EU agree to create action-oriented agenda on ICT, electric mobility
India-EU agree to create action-oriented agenda on ICT, electric mobility

Role of Mission Innovation on clean energy & carbon-neutral planet was also discussed during a meet on science and technology

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

DRDO carries out two successful launches of VL-SRAM air missile system for Navy
DRDO carries out two successful launches of VL-SRAM air missile system for Navy

A few more trials of the missile systems will be carried out before deployment on Indian Navy ships

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

Chief of Air Staff visits Bangladesh to boost military cooperation
Chief of Air Staff visits Bangladesh to boost military cooperation

The visit seeks to enhance the existing professional ties and bonds of friendship between the two Air Forces

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

Banihal-Baramulla train service resumes in Kashmir Valley
Banihal-Baramulla train service resumes in Kashmir Valley

Passengers will have to follow all COVID-19 protocols including social distancing and the use of face masks

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

NRIs of San Francisco Bay Area come out in support of India's Farm Laws
NRIs of San Francisco Bay Area come out in support of India's Farm Laws

The United States had earlier come out in support of India's new farm laws, saying it welcomes steps that would "improve the efficiency" of Indian markets

India News Network | Mon, Feb 22

New oil and gas projects in Assam for growth driven by clean energy
New oil and gas projects in Assam for growth driven by clean energy

Facilities developed by Indian Oil Corporation and Oil India Limited were dedicated to the nation by Prime Minister Narendra Modi

India News Network Infographics Desk | Mon, Feb 22

India and Maldives resolve to combat terror and enhance regional maritime security
India and Maldives resolve to combat terror and enhance regional maritime security

India has also signed an agreement to develop, support and maintain a Maldives National Defence Force Coast Guard Harbour

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

India, Maldives ink multiple agreements on infrastructure, development projects
India, Maldives ink multiple agreements on infrastructure, development projects

President of Maldives Ibrahim Solih thanked PM Narendra Modi and the people of India for an additional 100,000 doses of COVID-19 vaccine

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

'Pangong Lake disengagement provides basis to resolve other issues along LAC'
'Pangong Lake disengagement provides basis to resolve other issues along LAC'

The disengagement process was reviewed at the 10th round of China-India Corps Commander Level Meeting held on Saturday

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

EAM Jaishankar to visit Mauritius on Feb 22-23 with aim to further boost bilateral ties
EAM Jaishankar to visit Mauritius on Feb 22-23 with aim to further boost bilateral ties

India is the largest development cooperation partner of Mauritius with a focus on people oriented projects

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

UN Secretary General calls India global leader in COVID19 pandemic response efforts
UN Secretary General calls India global leader in COVID19 pandemic response efforts

He said that India’s vaccines will bring much needed supply to the global vaccine market

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

Made in India COVID-19 vaccines reach Serbia
Made in India COVID-19 vaccines reach Serbia

As many as 49 more countries will be given COVID19 vaccines in the coming days, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said last week

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

India-US army drill Yudh Abhyas 20 concludes on a strong note
India-US army drill Yudh Abhyas 20 concludes on a strong note

Yudh Abhyas has developed into an excellent professional forum advancing Indo-US military partnership

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

J&K to increase exports to Rs 5,000 crores in next two years: LG Sinha
J&K to increase exports to Rs 5,000 crores in next two years: LG Sinha

Jammu & Kashmir was passing through a period of transition for development, peace and prosperity, LG Manoj Sinha said

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

COVID-19: Centre asks states to take 5 steps to check rising cases
COVID-19: Centre asks states to take 5 steps to check rising cases

The measures suggested include regular monitoring of the mutant strains through testing followed by Genome Sequencing

India News Network | Sun, Feb 21

India-Maldives relationship is poised for quantum jump: EAM Jaishankar
India-Maldives relationship is poised for quantum jump: EAM Jaishankar

India-Maldives relationship has strengthened and transformed over years

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

Indian Navy Chief reviews important aspects of TROPEX-21 exercise
Indian Navy Chief reviews important aspects of TROPEX-21 exercise

Lessons learnt from the exercise will provide accurate assessment to fine tune force structuring requirements and war fighting concepts

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

Key highlights of PM Modi’s speech at NITI Aayog meet
Key highlights of PM Modi’s speech at NITI Aayog meet

The PM's speech focuses on ease of doing business and the working of center and state together in handling the coronavirus pandemic

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

EAM Jaishankar arrives in Maldives, gifts 1 lakh additional doses of vaccine
EAM Jaishankar arrives in Maldives, gifts 1 lakh additional doses of vaccine

The Indian Ocean country occupies a special place in India’s “Neighbourhood First” policy

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

India, Maldives sign several agreements, including fish processing, public broadcasting
India, Maldives sign several agreements, including fish processing, public broadcasting

“India and Maldives are like two flowers in the same garden,” EAM Jaishankar

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

Indian Navy’s ‘Pralaya’ arrives in Abu Dhabi to participate in NAVDEX-21 and IDEX-21
Indian Navy’s ‘Pralaya’ arrives in Abu Dhabi to participate in NAVDEX-21 and IDEX-21

Participation of Indian Navy ship in NAVDEX and IDEX underscores deep rooted friendly ties and multi-faceted cooperation between India and the UAE

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

Ahead of FATF decider on Pakistan, India talks tough on terror at UN
Ahead of FATF decider on Pakistan, India talks tough on terror at UN

“The scourge of terrorism has emerged as the major source of discrimination in our societies today,” UNPR Tirumurti

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

It's time to embark on Mission ‘One Nation One Standard’: Piyush Goyal
It's time to embark on Mission ‘One Nation One Standard’: Piyush Goyal

Strength and character of a nation is often exemplified by the standards it sets for the quality of its products and services, Piyush Goyal said

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

Covid-19 Update: Five states see an upsurge in Covid-19 cases
Covid-19 Update: Five states see an upsurge in Covid-19 cases

There has been a rise in daily cases in Kerala, Maharashtra, Punjab, Chhattisgarh and Madhya Pradesh.Kerala continues to report a high number of daily new cases.

India News Network | Sat, Feb 20

India to focus on counterrorism cooperation, reform of multilateral system at BRICS
India to focus on counterrorism cooperation, reform of multilateral system at BRICS

This year, India holds the chair of the five-nation BRICS grouping of Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

Strong India-Australia partnership will play an important role in shaping the post-COVID world: PM Modi
Strong India-Australia partnership will play an important role in shaping the post-COVID world: PM Modi

Youth, young innovators, and startups will be at the forefront of this partnership, PM Modi said

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

EAM Jaishankar to visit Maldives tomorrow
EAM Jaishankar to visit Maldives tomorrow

Maldives, sharing warm relations with India, was the first country in the neighborhood to receive 100,000 doses of vaccines in January

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

FS Shringla concludes his two-day visit to Russia
FS Shringla concludes his two-day visit to Russia

The visit further strengthened the close, strategic, special and privileged partnership between India and Russia

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

Many who are spreading terror and violence across world are highly educated, highly skilled: PM Modi
Many who are spreading terror and violence across world are highly educated, highly skilled: PM Modi

Students need to decide whether they want to be part of the problem or the solution, PM Modi said

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

India, Ethiopia agree to strengthen partnership, expand bilateral agenda
India, Ethiopia agree to strengthen partnership, expand bilateral agenda

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar held wide-ranging discussions with Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Demeke Mekonnen

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

India rejects UN Special Rapporteurs’ comment on Jammu and Kashmir
India rejects UN Special Rapporteurs’ comment on Jammu and Kashmir

We expect the Special Rapporteurs to develop a better understanding of the issues under their consideration, MEA Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

Envoys visit to J&K aimed at enabling them to get experience of ground situation: MEA
Envoys visit to J&K aimed at enabling them to get experience of ground situation: MEA

To see that Jammu and Kashmir is on the path of peace and inclusive development, 24 heads of missions undertook two-day visit to the Union Territory

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

India, Singapore partnership to help India become Atmanirbhar: Piyush Goyal
India, Singapore partnership to help India become Atmanirbhar: Piyush Goyal

E-Commerce, fintech, smart manufacturing, healthcare are significant areas where India offers a large market

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

5 Indian-origin persons feature in TIME magazine's 100 emerging leaders’ list
5 Indian-origin persons feature in TIME magazine's 100 emerging leaders’ list

The 2021 TIME100 Next, released on Wednesday, is an expansion of TIME’s flagship TIME100 franchise of the most influential people in the world

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

10 million doses in 34 days: India reaches milestone in COVID-19 vaccination
10 million doses in 34 days: India reaches milestone in COVID-19 vaccination

India is the second fastest in the world to reach the figure of 10 million COVID-19 vaccinations

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

MEA launches Digi Locker facility for Passport Seva
MEA launches Digi Locker facility for Passport Seva

Citizens can now submit various documents required for passport services in a paperless mode

India News Network | Fri, Feb 19

Centre releases over Rs 12,5217 cr towards food subsidy
Centre releases over Rs 12,5217 cr towards food subsidy

The government will release Rs 297196.52 more during this financial year

India News Network Infographics Desk | Fri, Feb 19

PM Modi speaks with Australian PM Morrison, reiterates commitment to consolidating ties
PM Modi speaks with Australian PM Morrison, reiterates commitment to consolidating ties

The conversation took place on a day that Quad members held their third foreign minister-level meeting

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Quad foreign ministers discuss regional, international issues, reiterate commitment for free, open Indo-Pacific
Quad foreign ministers discuss regional, international issues, reiterate commitment for free, open Indo-Pacific

On Myanmar, India reiterated upholding of the rule of law and democratic transition

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

PM Modi suggests special visa scheme for doctors, nurses during emergencies
PM Modi suggests special visa scheme for doctors, nurses during emergencies

PM Narendra Modi addressed a workshop on Covid-19 attended by representative of 10 neighboring countries, including Pakistan

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Investing more than ever before in infrastructure, industries, education & healthcare: J&K LG to visiting envoys
Investing more than ever before in infrastructure, industries, education & healthcare: J&K LG to visiting envoys

The government does not want to lose sight of the goal of development, LG Manoj Sinha said

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Jaishankar to undertake four-day visit to Maldives, Mauritius from Feb 20
Jaishankar to undertake four-day visit to Maldives, Mauritius from Feb 20

Both are India’s key maritime neighbors in the Indian Ocean Region and occupy a special place in Prime Minister’s vision of ‘SAGAR’

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

India, Russia ties exhibited tremendous resilience following the Covid-19 outbreak: FS Shringla
India, Russia ties exhibited tremendous resilience following the Covid-19 outbreak: FS Shringla

The year 2020 marked the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the India-Russia Strategic Partnership

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Jaishankar holds meeting with Brunei counterpart, reviews bilateral engagement between two countries
Jaishankar holds meeting with Brunei counterpart, reviews bilateral engagement between two countries

The two Ministers reviewed ongoing bilateral engagement in several areas, including trade, energy, space, defence and agriculture

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Lack of global coordination in vaccine distribution will hit poorer countries hard: India at UNSC
Lack of global coordination in vaccine distribution will hit poorer countries hard: India at UNSC

There exists a glaring disparity in accessibility of vaccines globally, said S Jaishankar

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

UN chief thanks India for gift of 2 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses for peacekeepers
UN chief thanks India for gift of 2 lakh COVID-19 vaccine doses for peacekeepers

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar had announced the gift while addressing the UNSC Open Debate on Wednesday

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Pakistan participates in India hosted workshop on Covid-19 management
Pakistan participates in India hosted workshop on Covid-19 management

Countries like Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal, Sri Lanka, Maldives, Afghanistan, Seychelles and Mauritius are also participating in this initiative

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

India looks forward to rekindle trade mechanisms with US: Piyush Goyal
India looks forward to rekindle trade mechanisms with US: Piyush Goyal

India looks forward to rekindle bilateral institutional mechanism to deepen trade engagement with the US: Minister

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Group of 24 foreign envoys on two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir
Group of 24 foreign envoys on two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir

The visit's objective was to get a first-hand experience of development initiatives and Jammu & Kashmir's return to normalcy

India News Network Video Desk | Thu, Feb 18

Covid-19 Update: India vaccinates over 9.4 million people, becomes third topmost country globally
Covid-19 Update: India vaccinates over 9.4 million people, becomes third topmost country globally

The second dose of COVID19 vaccination started on February 13 for those beneficiaries who have completed 28 days since the first dose

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

India, Japan to together strengthen manufacturing in India: Japanese envoy
India, Japan to together strengthen manufacturing in India: Japanese envoy

Over 200 Japanese companies were operating in Karnataka, the country’s Ambassador to India Satoshi Suzuki said while addressing an event

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

ISRO signs MoU with Australian space agency to further space cooperation
ISRO signs MoU with Australian space agency to further space cooperation

The MoU will augment the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership between the two countries

India News Network | Thu, Feb 18

Promoting India as hub of global telecom manufacturing
Promoting India as hub of global telecom manufacturing

Union Cabinet clears Production Linked Incentive (PLI) scheme for manufacture of specified telecom and networking products in India

India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Feb 18

Afghanistan stares at chaos as security situation continues to deteriorate
Afghanistan stares at chaos as security situation continues to deteriorate

The democratic future of Afghanistan depends on continuing long term military assistance to the country’s current democratic regime

Ranjit Kumar | Wed, Feb 17

India and Russia discuss Afghanistan, global response to Covid-19
India and Russia discuss Afghanistan, global response to Covid-19

Indian Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla met with Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov on Wednesday

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

24 foreign envoys begin two-day visit to J&K, are briefed on development projects
24 foreign envoys begin two-day visit to J&K, are briefed on development projects

This is the third group of foreign envoys to visit Jammu and Kashmir since the abrogation of Article 370 on August 5, 2019

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

When the chips were down, your code kept things running, PM Modi tells IT industry
When the chips were down, your code kept things running, PM Modi tells IT industry

The world is looking at India with greater hope and expectations than before, Prime Minister Modi said

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

PM Modi speaks to Sultan of Oman, agrees for joint fight against pandemic
PM Modi speaks to Sultan of Oman, agrees for joint fight against pandemic

India recently supplied one lakh doses of Covid-19 vaccine to Oman

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

FS Shringla arrives in Russia on two-day visit, looks forward to strengthening ties
FS Shringla arrives in Russia on two-day visit, looks forward to strengthening ties

The visit is aimed at adding further momentum to an already vibrant India-Russia partnership

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

India and Russia hold consultations on UNSC issues
India and Russia hold consultations on UNSC issues

The consultations took place ahead of Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla’s two-day visit to Russia

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

Cabinet approves trade pact between India and Mauritius
Cabinet approves trade pact between India and Mauritius

Since 2005, India has been among the largest trading partners of Mauritius

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

India, Japan hold consultations on disarmament, non-proliferation
India, Japan hold consultations on disarmament, non-proliferation

Both countries recognize the importance of the dialogue for enhancing mutual understanding and appreciation on non-proliferation and disarmament issues

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

There is scope to expand trade, investment between India and Ethiopia: MoS Muraleedharan
There is scope to expand trade, investment between India and Ethiopia: MoS Muraleedharan

“Despite the Covid-19 pandemic, Indian businessmen have continued to explore investment opportunities in Ethiopia,” Muraleedharan

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

COVID-19: All states, Union Territories report decline in active cases over past month
COVID-19: All states, Union Territories report decline in active cases over past month

India’s cumulative recoveries have shown a progressive increment on a daily basis and now stand at over 1.06 crore

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

Over 67 million rural homes now have tap water connections
Over 67 million rural homes now have tap water connections

Over one-third of the country's total 18.93 crore (189.3 million) rural households now have tap water connections

India News Network | Wed, Feb 17

Boost to food processing, projects worth over Rs 360 crores cleared
Boost to food processing, projects worth over Rs 360 crores cleared

The projects under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Sampada Yojana (PMKSY) will also improve income levels and generate employment

India News Network Infographics Desk | Wed, Feb 17

Tale of growing ties between India and Sri Lanka
Tale of growing ties between India and Sri Lanka

India, Sri Lanka have a legacy of cultural, religious, and linguistic interaction and in recent years, the relationship has been marked by close engagement at all levels

Anjali Kochhar | Tue, Feb 16

India, Argentina pushing frontiers in bilateral cooperation
India, Argentina pushing frontiers in bilateral cooperation

India and Argentina are pushing frontiers in multifaceted bilateral cooperation amidst the Covid-19 pandemic

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

Jaishankar and Cyprus FM discuss regional issue, reaffirm historical ties
Jaishankar and Cyprus FM discuss regional issue, reaffirm historical ties

Possibilities of cooperation to counter the COVID pandemic were also discussed by the two Ministers

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

India’s vaccine outreach in Latin America wins new friends and partners
India’s vaccine outreach in Latin America wins new friends and partners

Argentina will receive vaccine doses from India soon, Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson, Anurag Srivastava said recently

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

200 Indian-Origin People Occupy Leadership Positions In 15 Countries: Report
200 Indian-Origin People Occupy Leadership Positions In 15 Countries: Report

The leaders have been key agents in shaping politics and policy from a local to a global scale

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

Amazon India to begin manufacturing electronic devices in India
Amazon India to begin manufacturing electronic devices in India

India is poised to become a major player in the global supply chain in the electronics and IT products industry

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

India’s history not just about those who enslaved the country: PM Modi
India’s history not just about those who enslaved the country: PM Modi

We are rectifying mistakes of history which didn't honor deserving leaders and warriors, Prime Minister Modi said

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

COP26 President-designate Alok Sharma calls on PM Modi
COP26 President-designate Alok Sharma calls on PM Modi

The United Kingdom will host the 26th session of UN Framework Convention on Climate Change in November 2021 in Glasgow

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

COVID-19 update: Over 8.7 million healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated so far
COVID-19 update: Over 8.7 million healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated so far

Meanwhile, India’s total Active Caseload has dropped to 1.36 lakh, or just 1.25% of the total Positive Cases

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

Strong defence ties on display as Bangladesh Navy Ship Prottoy visits Mumbai
Strong defence ties on display as Bangladesh Navy Ship Prottoy visits Mumbai

India and Bangladesh have come a long way in nurturing strategic and defence relationships and these bonds are gradually growing

India News Network | Tue, Feb 16

With radical changes, India on way to mapping an Aatmanirbhar Bharat
With radical changes, India on way to mapping an Aatmanirbhar Bharat

The government has deregulated the geospatial data and services sector, including maps, by opening it up for Indian entities

India News Network Infographics Desk | Tue, Feb 16

‘Chinese checkers’: The specter of a community of common destiny
‘Chinese checkers’: The specter of a community of common destiny

China’s strategy of building a “community of common destiny” is a major force behind its objective to pursue its global agenda

Prashant Dikshit | Mon, Feb 15

Assam the springboard of India’s Act East policy: EAM Jaishankar
Assam the springboard of India’s Act East policy: EAM Jaishankar

There is a need to encourage stronger cooperation between Assam and international partners to the east, particularly Japan

India News Network | Mon, Feb 15

Foreign Secretary Shringla to visit Russia on February 17
Foreign Secretary Shringla to visit Russia on February 17

He is visiting Moscow at the invitation of Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Igor Morgulov

India News Network | Mon, Feb 15

In radical change, government deregulates geospatial data and services including maps
In radical change, government deregulates geospatial data and services including maps

This will unlock tremendous opportunities for start-ups, private sector, and research institutions

India News Network | Mon, Feb 15

'One Person Companies to boost startup ecosystem of the country'
'One Person Companies to boost startup ecosystem of the country'

Union Budget 2021-22 has been structured to further shape the startup ecosystem, says HostBooks founder Kapil Rana

Anjali Kochhar | Mon, Feb 15

Mexico thanks India for sending COVID-19 vaccines
Mexico thanks India for sending COVID-19 vaccines

Argentina and Nicaragua are the other countries in the region which are set to receive the vaccines from India

India News Network | Mon, Feb 15

India remains top destination country for flyers from UAE airports: Report
India remains top destination country for flyers from UAE airports: Report

Top three cities to receive maximum passengers from the Gulf country were : London with 1.15 million, Mumbai with 772,000 and New Delhi with 722,000

India News Network | Mon, Feb 15

Covid-19 Update: 33 States, UTs report less than 5,000 active cases in last 24 hours
Covid-19 Update: 33 States, UTs report less than 5,000 active cases in last 24 hours

The cumulative number of healthcare and frontline workers vaccinated against COVID19 in the country has reached nearly 83 lakhs

India News Network | Mon, Feb 15

16 Indian sailors stranded in Chinese waters for months arrive in Mumbai
16 Indian sailors stranded in Chinese waters for months arrive in Mumbai

Sixteen Indians sailors who were stranded in Chinese waters for six months finally arrived in Mumbai on Sunday

India News Network | Mon, Feb 15

PM Modi hands over highly advanced Arjun Main Battle Tank MK-1A to Army
PM Modi hands over highly advanced Arjun Main Battle Tank MK-1A to Army

Arjun MBT MK-1A has 71 major and user driven upgrades, including increased mobility and fighting capabilities, making it highly advanced military hardware in the world

India News Network | Sun, Feb 14

Indian-origin UN employee announces candidacy for UN Secretary General post
Indian-origin UN employee announces candidacy for UN Secretary General post

She is an employee of the United Nations, whose aim is to lead the world body to progress and hold it accountable

India News Network | Sun, Feb 14

India scaling up physical, social infra at rapid pace: PM Modi
India scaling up physical, social infra at rapid pace: PM Modi

“World is looking at India with great enthusiasm and positivity,” PM Modi

India News Network | Sun, Feb 14

India flags off production of LRSAM system
India flags off production of LRSAM system

The missile has been jointly developed by DRDO and IAI Israel

India News Network | Sun, Feb 14

UK-India relations offer platform for robust partnership in trade, investment and innovation: EX-UK Special Advisor
UK-India relations offer platform for robust partnership in trade, investment and innovation: EX-UK Special Advisor

Brexit has presented an enormous potential for the UK to extend ties with India, whether that is around visas, immigration policy, education and others

India News Network | Sun, Feb 14

Qatar Investment Authority to open an India office: Indian Envoy
Qatar Investment Authority to open an India office: Indian Envoy

Despite pandemic, trade volume between the two countries recorded robust growth which is expected to reach about $11billion by the end of this financial year

India News Network | Sun, Feb 14

Budget has set pace for India to become Aatmanirbhar: FM Sitharaman
Budget has set pace for India to become Aatmanirbhar: FM Sitharaman

A challenging situation like Covid-19 pandemic didn't deter the government from taking up reforms

India News Network | Sat, Feb 13

Statehood will be conferred on Jammu and Kashmir at an appropriate time: Amit Shah
Statehood will be conferred on Jammu and Kashmir at an appropriate time: Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah also assured the people of Jammu and Kashmir that nobody would lose their land

India News Network | Sat, Feb 13

India sends 22.9 mn doses of Covid-19 vaccines to foreign nations, more in the pipeline
India sends 22.9 mn doses of Covid-19 vaccines to foreign nations, more in the pipeline

While 64.7 lakh doses have been given as a grant, 165 lakh doses have been supplied to various countries on a commercial basis

India News Network | Sat, Feb 13

Myanmar’s military has written letter to India on coup: MEA
Myanmar’s military has written letter to India on coup: MEA

India believes that the rule of law and the democratic process must be upheld in Myanmar

India News Network | Sat, Feb 13

Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill passed by the Lok Sabha
Jammu & Kashmir Reorganisation (Amendment) Bill passed by the Lok Sabha

The Bill seeks to merge the J&K cadre with the Arunachal Pradesh, Goa, Mizoram, Union Territory (AGMUT) cadre of All India Services

India News Network | Sat, Feb 13

India vaccinates close to 8 million beneficiaries against COVID19 in 28 days
India vaccinates close to 8 million beneficiaries against COVID19 in 28 days

Eight States account for nearly 60% of the total beneficiaries vaccinated with Uttar Pradesh leading the list

India News Network | Sat, Feb 13

India sees highest number of domestic air passengers since resumption of flights
India sees highest number of domestic air passengers since resumption of flights

Air travel was emerging as a preferred mode of travel due to safety, efficiency and time saving, Union Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said

India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, Feb 13

New Tejas coaches to offer smart rail travel experience
New Tejas coaches to offer smart rail travel experience

These coaches will gradually replace the premium long distance trains over Indian Railways network

India News Network | Sat, Feb 13

'India has not conceded any territory along LAC to China': Defence Ministry
'India has not conceded any territory along LAC to China': Defence Ministry

The ministry was responding to the charge that Indian troops were now going to be stationed deeper within its territory

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

India, Australia to work more closely in the Indo-Pacific region
India, Australia to work more closely in the Indo-Pacific region

EAM Jaishankar and FM Marise Payne reviewed the Comprehensive Strategic Partnership between the two countries

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

Canadian PM praises India for holding dialogue with protesting farmers: MEA
Canadian PM praises India for holding dialogue with protesting farmers: MEA

The Canadian Prime Minister has tried to reset his country's engagement with India after being critical of New Delhi on the farmers’ issue

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

Colombo in talks with private investors to operate ECT: MEA
Colombo in talks with private investors to operate ECT: MEA

The Colombo Port is an important port for trans-shipment of goods coming to India.

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

South Africa looks towards India to import skills and boost tourism
South Africa looks towards India to import skills and boost tourism

The African nation is aiming at undertaking a full roll-out of eVisas to visitors from 14 countries including India

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

India should be proud of plummeting Covid-19 cases: WHO
India should be proud of plummeting Covid-19 cases: WHO

India has become the fastest country in the world to achieve more than 70 lakh vaccinations against Covid-19

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

India a red-hot investment opportunity for clean energy transition: John Kerry
India a red-hot investment opportunity for clean energy transition: John Kerry

India and the US have a great deal to gain from joining together to confront the climate crisis, according to John Kerry

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

India, Bangladesh discuss development of land ports
India, Bangladesh discuss development of land ports

Delegations from both sides visited two land ports and inspected infrastructure development activities

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

India provides 2000MT rice to Syria as humanitarian assistance
India provides 2000MT rice to Syria as humanitarian assistance

India is providing food grains to Syria to meet its emergency needs

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

COVID-19 update: India records sharp decline in numbers as Active Caseload stands at 1.35 lakh
COVID-19 update: India records sharp decline in numbers as Active Caseload stands at 1.35 lakh

Four states and Union Territories (UTs) have not reported any new cases in the last 24 hours, the health ministry said

India News Network | Fri, Feb 12

With growing exports and domestic consumption, coir industry set to touch new high
With growing exports and domestic consumption, coir industry set to touch new high

Most of the production units are running beyond their capacity to cater to the growing demand during the post-lockdown period

India News Network Infographics Desk | Fri, Feb 12

Conventional approaches cannot solve challenges of climate change: PM Modi
Conventional approaches cannot solve challenges of climate change: PM Modi

“We are committed to reduce emissions intensity of GDP by 33 to 35 percent from 2005 levels,” Prime Minister Modi

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

China will withdraw its troops to Finger 8 in eastern Ladakh: Rajnath Singh
China will withdraw its troops to Finger 8 in eastern Ladakh: Rajnath Singh

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said sustained talks with China have led to disengagement on the North and South banks of Pangong Lake

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

India is a leader in climate action: EAM Jaishankar
India is a leader in climate action: EAM Jaishankar

EAM Jaishankar said among G-20 countries, India is on the track to meet its climate change mitigation commitments

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

Covid-19 update: India crosses 7 million-mark in Covid vaccination
Covid-19 update: India crosses 7 million-mark in Covid vaccination

As of February 11, till 8 AM, more than 70 lakh people have received vaccination under the countrywide COVID19 vaccination exercise

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

India to hold three-day maritime summit in March
India to hold three-day maritime summit in March

To be organized in a virtual mode, the maritime summit is said to provide a powerful platform for international collaboration and bring in partner countries for mutual exchange of knowledge and opportunities

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

Trudeau seeks COVID-19 vaccines from India, PM Modi assures support
Trudeau seeks COVID-19 vaccines from India, PM Modi assures support

Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured Justin Trudeau that India would do its best to facilitate supplies of COVID vaccines sought by Canada

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

Dominican PM thanks India, PM Modi for providing vaccines
Dominican PM thanks India, PM Modi for providing vaccines

Dominican PM Roosevelt Skerrit has effusively praised PM Modi for quickly accepting the request for vaccines

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

E-commerce space grew 36% in Q4 2020: Report
E-commerce space grew 36% in Q4 2020: Report

India witnessed an increase in demand for e-commerce platforms in the last quarter of 2020, indicating substantial change in consumer behaviour during the Covid-19 situation

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

Efforts on to attract investors towards India: MoS Commerce
Efforts on to attract investors towards India: MoS Commerce

The government of India is making continuous efforts under investment facilitation for the implementation of Make in India action plans to identify potential investors

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

Comply with Indian laws, Government tells Twitter
Comply with Indian laws, Government tells Twitter

The government drew attention to Twitter’s differential treatment in the Red Fort and Capitol Hill incidents

India News Network | Thu, Feb 11

India to spend Rs 919.95 cr for infra development in border areas in 2021
India to spend Rs 919.95 cr for infra development in border areas in 2021

Under the Border Infrastructure and Management Scheme, the Ministry of Home Affairs has decided to spend Rs 919.95 crore in 2021

India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Feb 11

'Working for small farmers', says PM Modi; hits out at those who have hijacked farmers' agitation
'Working for small farmers', says PM Modi; hits out at those who have hijacked farmers' agitation

There was a need to provide farmers with a level playing field, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

‘Some comments on the farmers’ protest have been uneducated’: American singer-actor Mary Millben
‘Some comments on the farmers’ protest have been uneducated’: American singer-actor Mary Millben

Any statement or social media post that encourages social unrest is not good, Millben feels

India News Network Video Desk | Wed, Feb 10

Border standoff: India, China begin disengagement at Pangong Lake
Border standoff: India, China begin disengagement at Pangong Lake

Pangong Lake has been the at the centre of the standoff since early May

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

US welcomes India’s emergence as a leading global power
US welcomes India’s emergence as a leading global power

The Biden administration has indicated that it wants to have a robust engagement with India

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

'Statements, social media posts encouraging unrest not good': American singer-actor Mary Millben on farmers' protest
'Statements, social media posts encouraging unrest not good': American singer-actor Mary Millben on farmers' protest

Some of the comments on the farmers’ protest have been somewhat uneducated and have not really helped farmers, Millben feels

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

India seafarers stranded off the coast of China on their way back home
India seafarers stranded off the coast of China on their way back home

Union Shipping Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said the seafarers were leaving Japan today and will reach India on February 14

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

India, China agree to continue their engagement on UNSC agenda
India, China agree to continue their engagement on UNSC agenda

The two sides sides discussed a wide range of issues on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) agenda

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

Details of Indian leg of training for Gaganyaan Mission crew members being worked out
Details of Indian leg of training for Gaganyaan Mission crew members being worked out

Indian astronauts will spend five to seven days in Low Earth Orbit during the Gaganyaan Mission announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in 2018

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

India has launched 328 satellites from 33 different countries till date
India has launched 328 satellites from 33 different countries till date

ISRO is striving towards achieving Atmanirbharta in the field of capacity development in launching satellites

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

Covid-19 Update: India’s Active Caseload drops to 1.41 Lakh
Covid-19 Update: India’s Active Caseload drops to 1.41 Lakh

The Health Ministry said India’s cumulative recoveries stand at 1,05,61,608 with a Recovery Rate of over 97%.

India News Network | Wed, Feb 10

Vaccine Diplomacy: China falters to deliver amid India’s flourish
Vaccine Diplomacy: China falters to deliver amid India’s flourish

In the two months since China started its vaccination drive, Beijing could administer just over 31 million doses till February 4

Mihir Bhonsle | Tue, Feb 9

PM Modi speaks to US President Biden, discusses issues of wider geo-political importance
PM Modi speaks to US President Biden, discusses issues of wider geo-political importance

PM Modi and US President Biden reiterated the importance of working with like-minded countries to ensure a rules-based international order

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

India, Afghanistan sign pact for new dam; PM Modi calls for immediate ceasefire
India, Afghanistan sign pact for new dam; PM Modi calls for immediate ceasefire

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has assured India's support for a peaceful, united, stable, prosperous and inclusive Afghanistan

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

India to spend over Rs 919 cr to ramp up border infra this year
India to spend over Rs 919 cr to ramp up border infra this year

The home ministry is implementing projects for the creation of infrastructure under Border Infrastructure and Management (BIM) Scheme

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

India dispatches Covid-19 vaccines to Barbados, Dominica
India dispatches Covid-19 vaccines to Barbados, Dominica

Continuing with its ‘Vaccine Maitri’ initiative, India has dispatched two consignments of Covishield COVID-19 vaccines to the Caribbean countries

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

With air bubble in place, India and Russia to resume passenger flights from Feb 12
With air bubble in place, India and Russia to resume passenger flights from Feb 12

Russia is the 25th country with which India has a bilateral air bubble pact enabling the resumption of commercial passenger flights

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

India always at the forefront of global cooperation: MoS Muraleedharan
India always at the forefront of global cooperation: MoS Muraleedharan

With Atmanirbhar Bharat, India seeks to utilize its mammoth workforce and innovative skills in leveraging India’s global position

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

Covid-19 Update: India sees 55% Decline in Average Daily Deaths in a month
Covid-19 Update: India sees 55% Decline in Average Daily Deaths in a month

Meanwhile, over 62.6lakh beneficiaries have received the vaccination under the countrywide COVID19 vaccination exercise

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

Indian Railways records highest-ever freight loading figures in January
Indian Railways records highest-ever freight loading figures in January

COVID 19 has been used by Indian Railways as an opportunity to improve all round efficiencies and performances

India News Network | Tue, Feb 9

Over 5,000 healthcare facilities strengthened under National Urban Health Mission
Over 5,000 healthcare facilities strengthened under National Urban Health Mission

The National Urban Health Mission was launched in May, 2013 as a sub-mission under the National Health Mission

India News Network Infographics Desk | Tue, Feb 9

India must not let conspiracies win
India must not let conspiracies win

Following pro-Khalistani groups’ move to play with the idea of India, several questions are being asked on issues related to farmers' protest

Mihir Bhonsle | Mon, Feb 8

MSP is going to stay, PM Modi says urging farmers to end protest
MSP is going to stay, PM Modi says urging farmers to end protest

The government is working for the small farmers and changes in the agriculture sector aim at empowering the farmer, said Prime Minister Modi

India News Network | Mon, Feb 8

India is a land of opportunities: PM Modi
India is a land of opportunities: PM Modi

“There are expectations from India and there is confidence that India will contribute to the betterment of our planet,” PM Modi said

India News Network | Mon, Feb 8

Afghanistan receives Covishield vaccines from India
Afghanistan receives Covishield vaccines from India

Half million doses of COVID-19 vaccine gifted by India to the people of Afghanistan arrived in Kabul on Sunday

India News Network Video Desk | Mon, Feb 8

‘India among most viable investment destinations among emerging markets’
‘India among most viable investment destinations among emerging markets’

With political stability, low interest rates, weaker dollar and change in China’s position in the post Covid-19 era, India has emerged as the most attractive investment destination

India News Network | Mon, Feb 8

Yudh Abhyas 20: US, India Army’s joint military war exercise begins in Rajasthan
Yudh Abhyas 20: US, India Army’s joint military war exercise begins in Rajasthan

The exercise, which is in its 16th year, builds on the enduring Indian-US military partnership, the US Army’s Indo-Pacific Command said

India News Network | Mon, Feb 8

India flies high: Domestic aviation numbers nearing pre-Covid levels
India flies high: Domestic aviation numbers nearing pre-Covid levels

The capacity of domestic air travel was increased to 80 per cent of the pre-Covid capacity by the government in December

India News Network | Mon, Feb 8

India-UK enhanced trade partnership to be launched during UK PM visit later this year
India-UK enhanced trade partnership to be launched during UK PM visit later this year

India and the UK have committed themselves to make concrete progress on the trade and investment front to deliver quick gains

India News Network | Mon, Feb 8

Covid-19 Update: Daily Fatalities below 150 continuously since last 10 days
Covid-19 Update: Daily Fatalities below 150 continuously since last 10 days

No deaths were reported in 17 states and Union Territories during the last 24 hours

India News Network | Mon, Feb 8

Record budgetary allocation for Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana
Record budgetary allocation for Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana

Since its introduction in 2016, over 20 crore farmers have applied for benefits under the the crop insurance scheme

India News Network Infographics Desk | Mon, Feb 8

Foreign forces conspiring to malign Indian tea: PM Modi
Foreign forces conspiring to malign Indian tea: PM Modi

“Documents have come to light where some foreign based forces are planning to attack the identification of tea with India,” Modi

India News Network | Sun, Feb 7

India, Japan, Australia and US plan to hold summit, says the Japanese daily
India, Japan, Australia and US plan to hold summit, says the Japanese daily

Protection of a free and open Indo-Pacific region will be one of the agenda of the summit: Sankei Shimbun

India News Network | Sun, Feb 7

Afghanistan receives India gifted Covishield vaccines
Afghanistan receives India gifted Covishield vaccines

India made vaccine is the first to reach Afghanistan

India News Network | Sun, Feb 7

India, Nepal jointly inaugurate road link connecting Indo-Nepal border
India, Nepal jointly inaugurate road link connecting Indo-Nepal border

Built under India’s grant assistance of Rs.44.48 million, the road was taken up as a high impact community development project agreed upon by the two countries

India News Network | Sun, Feb 7

Indo-Canadian groups rally to protest Khalistani role in farmers’ protest
Indo-Canadian groups rally to protest Khalistani role in farmers’ protest

Participants at the pro-India rally waved Indian flags in front of Indian Consulate in Vancouver, Canada

India News Network | Sun, Feb 7

Covid-19 update: Over 5 million people vaccinated against Covid-19 in India
Covid-19 update: Over 5 million people vaccinated against Covid-19 in India

India has become the third topmost country in the world in terms of the number of COVID19 vaccine doses administered.

India News Network | Sun, Feb 7

‘Judiciary has always interpreted Constitution positively to strengthen it’: PM Modi
‘Judiciary has always interpreted Constitution positively to strengthen it’: PM Modi

Rule of law in Indian society has been the basis of civilization for centuries, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said

India News Network | Sat, Feb 6

25 countries in the 'queue' for Made in India COVID-19 vaccines: S Jaishankar
25 countries in the 'queue' for Made in India COVID-19 vaccines: S Jaishankar

COVID will establish India as the pharmacy of the world, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar said

India News Network | Sat, Feb 6

India has reached out to 17 countries under its vaccine diplomacy
India has reached out to 17 countries under its vaccine diplomacy

India has supplied 56 lakh doses of COVID-19 vaccines under grant and over 1 crore doses on a commercial basis to these countries

India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, Feb 6

Yudh Abhyas 20: India, US combat dill to begin in Rajasthan from Feb 8
Yudh Abhyas 20: India, US combat dill to begin in Rajasthan from Feb 8

This annual training exercise enhances combined interoperability capabilities through training and cultural exchange

India News Network | Sat, Feb 6

India, EU to deepen bilateral trade and investment ties
India, EU to deepen bilateral trade and investment ties

The two sides agreed on regular engagements, aiming at quick deliverable for businesses in these tough times

India News Network | Sat, Feb 6

Piyush Goyal holds talks with UK counterpart Liz Truss, discusses trade ties
Piyush Goyal holds talks with UK counterpart Liz Truss, discusses trade ties

India and the United Kingdom discuss trade negotiations giving a boost to already cordial bilateral relations

India News Network | Sat, Feb 6

People happy as 4G mobile internet services restored across Jammu & Kashmir
People happy as 4G mobile internet services restored across Jammu & Kashmir

The decision was announced on Friday after a careful review of the security situation in the Union Territory

India News Network Video Desk | Sat, Feb 6

Covid-19 Update: In a landmark, India registers more than 200 million tests
Covid-19 Update: In a landmark, India registers more than 200 million tests

India’s total Active Caseload has dropped to less than 1.5 lakh (1,48,590) and is the lowest in 8 months

India News Network | Sat, Feb 6

'Don't be on the wrong side of history': 20 ex-IFS officers back farm laws in open letter to WTO
'Don't be on the wrong side of history': 20 ex-IFS officers back farm laws in open letter to WTO

The balance between market forces and food security/farmers’ welfare is a delicate one, they said

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

Historical bond between India and Bangladesh etched in golden letters: Shringla
Historical bond between India and Bangladesh etched in golden letters: Shringla

India and Bangladesh have charted a unique model for regional cooperation

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

Anti-Terrorism Day: India stands united against Pakistan’s false solidarity for Kashmir
Anti-Terrorism Day: India stands united against Pakistan’s false solidarity for Kashmir

Netizens take to social media to unmask the real face of Pakistan and expose its double standards

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

4G mobile internet services being restored in entire Jammu & Kashmir
4G mobile internet services being restored in entire Jammu & Kashmir

The decision followed a "careful review of the overall security scenario" by the Jammu and Kashmir Home Department

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

India snubs Pakistan, says talks on Kashmir can happen when it shuns terrorism
India snubs Pakistan, says talks on Kashmir can happen when it shuns terrorism

Onus is on Pakistan to create an environment for talks: MEA Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

India will serve vaccine needs of all countries, PM Modi tells S African Prez
India will serve vaccine needs of all countries, PM Modi tells S African Prez

Both leaders discussed the continuing challenges posed by the pandemic

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

India’s vaccine diplomacy reaches 17 countries
India’s vaccine diplomacy reaches 17 countries

Under its ‘Vaccine Maitri’ initiative, India has supplied indigenously made vaccines to friendly nations and partner countries

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

‘India has come forward to share capabilities in vaccine development with the world’: EAM Jaishankar
‘India has come forward to share capabilities in vaccine development with the world’: EAM Jaishankar

EAM S Jaishankar argued that Covid-19 pandemic has underlined the need for addressing common challenges that do not respect national boundaries

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

Adhere to international commitments, India asks Sri Lanka after cancellation of port deal
Adhere to international commitments, India asks Sri Lanka after cancellation of port deal

Colombo had earlier said that 49 percent of the operations at the East Container Terminal of the Colombo Port would be controlled by India and Japan

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

Full text of open letter to WTO by 20 IFS officers backing India's farm laws
Full text of open letter to WTO by 20 IFS officers backing India's farm laws

The developed countries led by US, EU and the Cairns Group have an opportunity to be on the right side of history here, the letter says

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

Covid-19 Update: Nearly 5 million beneficiaries vaccinated against Covid-19
Covid-19 Update: Nearly 5 million beneficiaries vaccinated against Covid-19

At 7,828, India’s cases per million population are amongst the lowest in the world

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

Jammu and Kashmir's police, civil personnel begin receiving COVID-19 vaccine shots
Jammu and Kashmir's police, civil personnel begin receiving COVID-19 vaccine shots

According to official data, nearly 35,000 healthcare personnel and frontline workers in J&K have already received their vaccine shots

India News Network Video Desk | Fri, Feb 5

India, Bahrain clean-energy working group pushes for private sector cooperation
India, Bahrain clean-energy working group pushes for private sector cooperation

Both sides agreed to forging deeper engagement in capacity building and focused cooperation between agencies concerned

India News Network | Fri, Feb 5

Delhi Police begin investigations into conspiracy behind January 26 violence
Delhi Police begin investigations into conspiracy behind January 26 violence

Delhi Police has referred to a 'Toolkit Document' that indicates copycat execution of a conspiracy behind the violence during farmers' protests

India News Network | Thu, Feb 4

US acknowledges steps taken by India towards agricultural reforms: MEA
US acknowledges steps taken by India towards agricultural reforms: MEA

The US has supported India's new farm laws, saying it welcomes steps that would “improve the efficiency” of Indian markets and attract greater private sector investment

India News Network | Thu, Feb 4

India ready to supply military equipment to IOR countries: Rajnath Singh
India ready to supply military equipment to IOR countries: Rajnath Singh

Easy uninterrupted access to the open seas and respect for the international law is essential for stability and security in the region

India News Network | Thu, Feb 4

J&K: Ceasefire violations by Pakistan see steep spike in 2020
J&K: Ceasefire violations by Pakistan see steep spike in 2020

Pakistan has carried out 5133 ceasefire violations in 2020, the highest ever incidents of unprovoked firing from across the border in recent years

India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Feb 4

India, Saudi Arabia agree to establish JWG for bilateral dialogue on defence and security
India, Saudi Arabia agree to establish JWG for bilateral dialogue on defence and security

India and Saudi Arabia are keen to impart further momentum to their bilateral engagement

India News Network | Thu, Feb 4

Need a balanced approach on Myanmar: India at UNSC
Need a balanced approach on Myanmar: India at UNSC

At the UNSC meeting, New Delhi advocated support for rule of law and democratic process in the neighboring country

India News Network | Thu, Feb 4

India calls for continued engagement and cooperation with Syria
India calls for continued engagement and cooperation with Syria

India’s envoy to the UN reiterated the need for an impartial and objective investigation into any alleged use of chemical weapons by Syria

India News Network | Thu, Feb 4

Future of all countries in Indian Ocean Region interlinked: Rajnath Singh at Defence Ministers' meet
Future of all countries in Indian Ocean Region interlinked: Rajnath Singh at Defence Ministers' meet

The Indian Ocean Region (IOR) Defence Ministers' Conclave was held on the sidelines of Aero India 2021 in Bengaluru

India News Network Video Desk | Thu, Feb 4

Over 4.5 million people receive COVID-19 vaccination in 19 days
Over 4.5 million people receive COVID-19 vaccination in 19 days

India had become the fastest country to achieve 4 million Covid-19 vaccinations in 18 days

India News Network | Thu, Feb 4

42% Indians now willing to take Covid-19 vaccine: Survey
42% Indians now willing to take Covid-19 vaccine: Survey

India began the world’s largest Covid-19 vaccination drive on January 16 with two vaccines Covaxin and Covishield

Anjali Kochhar | Thu, Feb 4

India condemns foreign individuals for making 'sensationalist' comments on farmers’ protest
India condemns foreign individuals for making 'sensationalist' comments on farmers’ protest

“The Parliament of India, after a full debate and discussion, passed reformist legislation relating to the agricultural sector,” the MEA said

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

'India offers unlimited potential in defense,' says PM Modi as Aero India begins in Bengaluru
'India offers unlimited potential in defense,' says PM Modi as Aero India begins in Bengaluru

The Aero India 21 will display the vast opportunities that India offers

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

India fastest country to reach 4 million COVID-19 vaccination mark
India fastest country to reach 4 million COVID-19 vaccination mark

India was among the top five countries in terms of number of COVID19 vaccine doses administered as on February 1

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

India to host IOR defence ministers’ conclave
India to host IOR defence ministers’ conclave

The conclave is an initiative to promote dialogue for peace, stability and prosperity in the Indian Ocean region

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

India can become the net security provider in the region: Rajnath Singh
India can become the net security provider in the region: Rajnath Singh

India’s armed forces can play a key role in building partnerships in the Indo-Pacific region for peace and security

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

US lawmakers seek FBI probe into vandalisation of Gandhi's statue in America
US lawmakers seek FBI probe into vandalisation of Gandhi's statue in America

The shameful incident in the US has shocked India and the world

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

End persecution of Ahmadiyya religious minority: Human Rights groups to Pakistan
End persecution of Ahmadiyya religious minority: Human Rights groups to Pakistan

Pakistan has been censured for flagrant violation of its legal obligations under the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

Centre approves Rs 3,500 cr for sugar mills for clearing dues to farmers
Centre approves Rs 3,500 cr for sugar mills for clearing dues to farmers

It will improve the liquidity position of sugar mills and enable them to clear cane price dues of 5 crore farmers in the country

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

India’s nuclear capacity to reach 22,480 MW by 2031: Dr Jitendra Singh
India’s nuclear capacity to reach 22,480 MW by 2031: Dr Jitendra Singh

Nuclear energy is an important component of India’s energy mix and is being pursued along with other sources of energy in an optimal manner

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

Oxford Names "Aatmanirbharta" As Word Of The Year For Hindi In 2020
Oxford Names "Aatmanirbharta" As Word Of The Year For Hindi In 2020

There was a significant increase in the usage of Aatmanirbharta (self-reliance) following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s address

India News Network | Wed, Feb 3

In bitter winter, Srinagar comes alive with snow cricket tournament
In bitter winter, Srinagar comes alive with snow cricket tournament

The organizers hope to be able to organise a national Super 7 snow cricket tournament next year

India News Network Video Desk | Wed, Feb 3

Sharp spike in ceasefire violations; substantial decline in terror attacks in J&K
Sharp spike in ceasefire violations; substantial decline in terror attacks in J&K

In 2020, 221 terrorists were killed in Jammu and Kashmir, where 157 terrorists had been gunned down in 2019

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

Vaccine diplomacy: India developed vaccines reach Africa, Middle East
Vaccine diplomacy: India developed vaccines reach Africa, Middle East

India has already sent 6 million COVID-19 doses to nine countries in Phase-I under its ‘Vaccine Maitri’ initiative

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

India's LCA-Tejas fighters better than its foreign equivalents: Rajnath  Singh
India's LCA-Tejas fighters better than its foreign equivalents: Rajnath Singh

Many countries have shown interest in the LCA Tejas, the Defence Minister said while inaugurating a new production line

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

India to host two-day Chiefs of Air Staff Conclave to boost defence cooperation
India to host two-day Chiefs of Air Staff Conclave to boost defence cooperation

The conclave, to be held in hybrid format at the Yelahanka Air Force Station, will be attended by about 75 countries

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

Indian-American Bhavya Lal appointed acting chief of NASA
Indian-American Bhavya Lal appointed acting chief of NASA

She had served as a member of the Biden presidential transition agency review team for the NASA

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

Aero India 2021: 30 state-of-the-art products and systems developed in India to be on display
Aero India 2021: 30 state-of-the-art products and systems developed in India to be on display

The equipment manufactured by Bharat Electronics Limited will be a force multiplier for any defence force

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

‘Vaccine Maitri’: Algeria, Egypt, South Africa receive India made vaccines
‘Vaccine Maitri’: Algeria, Egypt, South Africa receive India made vaccines

An increasing number of countries have approached India for procuring coronavirus vaccines

India News Network Video Desk | Tue, Feb 2

Union Budget 2021-22: MEA receives highest ever allocation of Rs 18154.73 crore
Union Budget 2021-22: MEA receives highest ever allocation of Rs 18154.73 crore

This includes the aid of Rs 7635.15 crore to 20 countries, international training programmes and art and cultural heritage projects

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

‘Budget 2021 to get economy back to Pre-Covid growth levels’
‘Budget 2021 to get economy back to Pre-Covid growth levels’

Union Budget 2021 has proposed siginficant investment sin the rural infrastructure sector

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

‘Budget 2021 has kept farmers well-being at the center’: Consumer markets head at KPMG
‘Budget 2021 has kept farmers well-being at the center’: Consumer markets head at KPMG

Budget 2021 on Monday and has enhanced the agricultural credit target to 16.5 lakh crores in FY22

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

India's active COVID-19 cases hit 8-month low, drop to 8,635
India's active COVID-19 cases hit 8-month low, drop to 8,635

The country has also reported less than 100 daily deaths in the last 24 hours, the lowest in eight-and-a-half months

India News Network | Tue, Feb 2

Budget 2021 showcases India’s self-belief: PM Modi
Budget 2021 showcases India’s self-belief: PM Modi

“Budget will enhance ‘ease of living’ for the common man by simplifying procedure and rules,” the Prime Minister said

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

PM Modi speaks to Netanyahu, assures safety of Israeli diplomats  in India
PM Modi speaks to Netanyahu, assures safety of Israeli diplomats in India

This was the first conversation between the two leaders after a low intensity explosion took place near Israeli embassy in New Delhi three days ago

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

India expresses concern over coup in Myanmar, says democracy must be upheld
India expresses concern over coup in Myanmar, says democracy must be upheld

Myanmar military staged a coup on Monday just hours before parliament was meant to resume for the first time since the elections in November

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

Budget 2021: Read the key highlights of Union Budget 2021-2022
Budget 2021: Read the key highlights of Union Budget 2021-2022

Health, infrastructure, and education are among the several focus areas of this year’s Union Budget

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

India, Qatar agree to work closely in energy, defence, trade and investment
India, Qatar agree to work closely in energy, defence, trade and investment

India has been investing warmth in its bilateral engagement with Doha, even as relations with the UAE and Saudi Arabia have seen a dramatic upswing

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

Indian company to construct hydropower plant in Nepal
Indian company to construct hydropower plant in Nepal

Wins bid for the project in which international companies including from China had participated

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

India hands over two mobile cranes to Chabahar authorities
India hands over two mobile cranes to Chabahar authorities

Located in the Sistan-Balochistan province in Iran, the Chabahar port is being developed by India, Iran and Afghanistan

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

As demand grew, India's manufacturing activity hit three-month high in January
As demand grew, India's manufacturing activity hit three-month high in January

Business sentiment improved on the back of vaccine rollout, increased marketing budgets and projects in the pipeline

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

Union Budget 2021: Big boost to infrastructure development, education sector
Union Budget 2021: Big boost to infrastructure development, education sector

Strengthening Indian Railways and increasing spending on roads and highways were among the measures announced in the Union Budget

India News Network Infographics Desk | Mon, Feb 1

Agriculture in Budget 2021-22: From infrastructure to marketing and property ownership
Agriculture in Budget 2021-22: From infrastructure to marketing and property ownership

Agricultural Produce Marketing Committees (APMCs) will have access to the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund to augment facilities

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

Union Budget 2021: FM Sitharaman provides ₹35,000 crores for Covid-19 vaccines in Budget 2021-22
Union Budget 2021: FM Sitharaman provides ₹35,000 crores for Covid-19 vaccines in Budget 2021-22

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said more funds would be provided if required

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

Covid-19 Update: India’s Recovery Rate touches 97%; 11,858 recoveries in the last 24 hours
Covid-19 Update: India’s Recovery Rate touches 97%; 11,858 recoveries in the last 24 hours

Over 37.5 lakh beneficiaries have received the COVID-19 vaccination under the countrywide exercise.

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

First unmanned Gaganyaan mission to be launched in December 2021
First unmanned Gaganyaan mission to be launched in December 2021

The Gaganyaan space mission will carry three Indian astronauts to Low Earth Orbit (LEO) in 2022

India News Network | Mon, Feb 1

India vaccinating people faster than anywhere in the world: PM Modi
India vaccinating people faster than anywhere in the world: PM Modi

Prime Minister Modi also pointed out that India's COVID-19 vaccination programme was an example to the world

India News Network | Sun, Jan 31

India hands over gift of 100,000 COVID-19 vaccines to Oman
India hands over gift of 100,000 COVID-19 vaccines to Oman

India has gifted over 56 lakh (5.5 million) doses of Covid-19 vaccines to its neighbouring countries and in the extended neighbourhood

India News Network | Sun, Jan 31

At close to ₹ 1.2 lakh crore, January sees highest monthly GST revenue collection yet
At close to ₹ 1.2 lakh crore, January sees highest monthly GST revenue collection yet

GST revenues above ₹ 1 lakh crore over the last four months are clear indicators of rapid post-pandemic economic recovery

India News Network | Sun, Jan 31

Country was saddened by insult to Tricolor on January 26: PM Modi
Country was saddened by insult to Tricolor on January 26: PM Modi

A group of protesting farmers had unfurled a religious flag at the Red Fort in what was seen as an insult to the national flag that flies there

India News Network | Sun, Jan 31

Over 51 lakh people have travelled under the Vande Bharat Mission: Civil Aviation Minister
Over 51 lakh people have travelled under the Vande Bharat Mission: Civil Aviation Minister

Phase 9 of the Vande Bharat Mission repatriation exercise launched on May 6, 2020 has been operational since January 1 this year

India News Network | Sun, Jan 31

India condemns vandalising of Mahatma Gandhi statue in California, US
India condemns vandalising of Mahatma Gandhi statue in California, US

The incident has outraged Indian-Americans across the US and Indian community organisations have condemned the act of vandalism

India News Network | Sun, Jan 31

Mexico to import Covidshield vaccines from India: President Obrador
Mexico to import Covidshield vaccines from India: President Obrador

Mexico and Argentina have a deal with AstraZeneca to produce its vaccine for distribution in Latin America

India News Network | Sat, Jan 30

UN Chief lauds India's COVID-19 vaccine efforts
UN Chief lauds India's COVID-19 vaccine efforts

India has airlifted more than 6 million COVID-19 doses to nine countries in Phase-I under its ‘Vaccine Maitri’ initiative

India News Network | Sat, Jan 30

PM Modi says proposal given to farmers on new laws still stands
PM Modi says proposal given to farmers on new laws still stands

“The Agriculture Minister is just a phone call away for taking forward the talks,” PM Modi

India News Network | Sat, Jan 30

Indian railways introduces Kisan Rail services in 18 routes
Indian railways introduces Kisan Rail services in 18 routes

Perishable goods, agricultural products, including milk, meat and fish are transported through Kisan Rail

India News Network | Sat, Jan 30

Covid-19 Update: Over 5,70,000 vaccinations conducted for two successive days
Covid-19 Update: Over 5,70,000 vaccinations conducted for two successive days

India’s recovery rate has reached nearly 97 percent

India News Network | Sat, Jan 30

35 lakh people vaccinated in India till today
35 lakh people vaccinated in India till today

India has significantly scaled up its Covid-19 inoculation drive

India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, Jan 30

India takes IED blast outside Israeli embassy seriously: Jaishankar
India takes IED blast outside Israeli embassy seriously: Jaishankar

“Matter is under investigation and no effort will be spared to find the culprits” EAM Jaishankar

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

'India, US committed to consolidate, expand multi-faceted strategic partnership'
'India, US committed to consolidate, expand multi-faceted strategic partnership'

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and US Secretary of State Antony J Blinken discussed ties between the two sides during a telephone call

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

India, Bangladesh hold FOC meet, review bilateral cooperation in trade, investment, connectivity
India, Bangladesh hold FOC meet, review bilateral cooperation in trade, investment, connectivity

Bangladesh is one of the key pillars of India’s ‘Neighbourhood First’ Policy

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

Economy heading for strong V-shaped recovery with 11% growth in 2021-22: Economic Survey 2021
Economy heading for strong V-shaped recovery with 11% growth in 2021-22: Economic Survey 2021

This recovery is expected to be just the beginning of a strong era of economic growth in India

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

India, Bangladesh agree on close cooperation over terrorism, cross-boundary crimes
India, Bangladesh agree on close cooperation over terrorism, cross-boundary crimes

India and Bangladesh will complete 50 years of the establishment of diplomatic ties between them in March

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

PM Modi speaks to UAE Crown Prince, both agree to strengthen partnership in post COVID world
PM Modi speaks to UAE Crown Prince, both agree to strengthen partnership in post COVID world

Both leaders discussed opportunities for further diversifying trade and investment links

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

India, Israel hold dialogue on multilateral and UN issues
India, Israel hold dialogue on multilateral and UN issues

Both sides also held discussions on issues related to the recent developments in the Middle East, Climate Change and SDGs

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

All activities in oceans and seas must be carried under UNCLOS: MEA Secretary
All activities in oceans and seas must be carried under UNCLOS: MEA Secretary

“All parties involved in maritime disputes should show utmost respect for the UNCLOS” Riva Ganguly Das

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

Biden administration committed to strong India-US ties: US  Department of Defence
Biden administration committed to strong India-US ties: US Department of Defence

The two countries have inked key defense and security pacts over the past few years, including the Basic Exchange Cooperation Agreement

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

India aims to further strengthen global, comprehensive partnership with the US: MEA
India aims to further strengthen global, comprehensive partnership with the US: MEA

India and the US are strategic partners and the relationship has been on an upswing over the past several years

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

India, China to hold 10th round of Corps-Commander level talks soon: MEA
India, China to hold 10th round of Corps-Commander level talks soon: MEA

In the last round of talks, both sides discussed modalities for disengagement of troops from all the friction points in eastern Ladakh

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

Over 3.3 million healthcare workers have received COVID-19 vaccinations
Over 3.3 million healthcare workers have received COVID-19 vaccinations

India’s total Active Caseload continues to sustain its downward movement and has now dropped to about 1.71 lakh

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

New farms laws do not affect rights available under earlier system: President Kovind
New farms laws do not affect rights available under earlier system: President Kovind

President Kovind condemned the violence and dishonour of the national flag during the farmers' protest on Republic Day

India News Network | Fri, Jan 29

With gift of Covid-19 vaccines, India further strengthens ties with Bahrain
With gift of Covid-19 vaccines, India further strengthens ties with Bahrain

India has sent a consignment of 100,000 doses of Covishield vaccines to Bahrain

India News Network Infographics Desk | Fri, Jan 29

Jaishankar says India-China ties under exceptional stress
Jaishankar says India-China ties under exceptional stress

India has yet to receive a credible explanation for the change in China’s stance or reasons for massing of troops

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

China’s claim on India nixing Covid vaccine supplies to Bangladesh mere propaganda
China’s claim on India nixing Covid vaccine supplies to Bangladesh mere propaganda

Even in some Chinese provinces, a large section of people have declined to take vaccines made by the Chinese companies

Shankar Kumar | Thu, Jan 28

Many more Covid-19 vaccines will come from India: PM Modi at Davos Dialogue
Many more Covid-19 vaccines will come from India: PM Modi at Davos Dialogue

Atmanirbhar Bharat will strengthen globalization amid Covid-19, PM Modi said at the World Economic Forum event

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

Creating global consensus against terrorism must be priority for new US administration: Jaishankar
Creating global consensus against terrorism must be priority for new US administration: Jaishankar

“Allowing safe harbours for terrorism and overlooking state sponsorship is becoming increasingly dangerous,” EAM Jaishankar

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina thanks India for gifting 20 lakh vaccines
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina thanks India for gifting 20 lakh vaccines

PM Hasina informed that Dhaka has already received 50 lakh doses of the vaccines overall and is set receive more soon

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

Sri Lanka conveys its gratitude to India for Covid-19 vaccine gift
Sri Lanka conveys its gratitude to India for Covid-19 vaccine gift

President Gotabaya Rajapaksa applauded Prime Minister Modi and the people of India for generosity shown in this time of need

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

India sends 100,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines to Bahrain as gift
India sends 100,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines to Bahrain as gift

Over the years, India and Bahrain have enjoyed close and multifaceted ties, including regular high-level political exchanges

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

 India, Japan hold Act East Forum meet, review projects in Northeast
India, Japan hold Act East Forum meet, review projects in Northeast

AEF provides a platform for India-Japan collaboration in the North Eastern region under India’s “Act East Policy”

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

India-Japan Act East Forum a key platform for Northeast’s development: FS Shringla
India-Japan Act East Forum a key platform for Northeast’s development: FS Shringla

AEF reflects synergy between India’s Act East Policy and Japan’s vision for a free and open Indo-Pacific

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

Both Covaxin, Covishield safe, no need to worry: Former ICMR head VM Katoch
Both Covaxin, Covishield safe, no need to worry: Former ICMR head VM Katoch

Both vaccines appear to be similar given the experience with initial testing, the former ICMR Director General said

Anjali Kochhar | Thu, Jan 28

India has gifted over 5.5 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines to its neighbours
India has gifted over 5.5 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines to its neighbours

India will also provide 10 million Covid-19 vaccine doses to Africa and 1 million doses for UN workers

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

Sri Lanka receives 500,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine gifted by India
Sri Lanka receives 500,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine gifted by India

Seven countries in the South Asian region have been provided vaccines by India under its “Vaccine Maitri” initiative; several countries had also received medicines sent earlier

India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Jan 28

Covid-19 Update: India’s recovery rate nears 97%, one of the highest globally
Covid-19 Update: India’s recovery rate nears 97%, one of the highest globally

India’s total Active Caseload has also dropped to less than 1.75 lakh and stands at 1,73,740 on Thursday

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

India has flattened Covid-19 curve with proactive approach: Harsh Vardhan
India has flattened Covid-19 curve with proactive approach: Harsh Vardhan

This has been achieved with proactive testing, with more than 19.5 crore tests being conducted so far

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

One lakh NCC cadets to guard India's coastal, border areas: PM Modi
One lakh NCC cadets to guard India's coastal, border areas: PM Modi

PM Modi had announced a new role for the NCC in 175 districts in his Independence Day address last year

India News Network | Thu, Jan 28

India, US partnership to play a major role in subduing China’s aggression: Maj Gen (Retd.) Harsha Kakar
India, US partnership to play a major role in subduing China’s aggression: Maj Gen (Retd.) Harsha Kakar

India-US relations are going to develop further because of the way geopolitics are changing

Anjali Kochhar | Wed, Jan 27

NSA Doval speaks with his US counterpart, both agree to work closely on terrorism, maritime security
NSA Doval speaks with his US counterpart, both agree to work closely on terrorism, maritime security

This was NSA Doval’s first telephonic talks with US’s newly appointed NSA Jake Sullivan

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

India to dispatch 500,000 doses of Covishield vaccine to Sri Lanka tomorrow
India to dispatch 500,000 doses of Covishield vaccine to Sri Lanka tomorrow

These doses of vaccine are given to Sri Lanka by India as a gift under its “Vaccine Maitri” initiative

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

At US$ 58.37 billion, India receives highest FDI inflow in first eight months of a financial year
At US$ 58.37 billion, India receives highest FDI inflow in first eight months of a financial year

The FDI equity inflow during the April to November, 2020 period is also the highest in the first eight months of a financial year

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

IMF Chief Economist endorses government on agricultural reforms
IMF Chief Economist endorses government on agricultural reforms

The farm laws aimed at widening the market for the farmers, IMF Chief Economist Gita Gopinath said

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

PM Modi to address WEF’s Davos Dialogue tomorrow
PM Modi to address WEF’s Davos Dialogue tomorrow

The Davos Dialogues agenda marks the launch of the World Economic Forum’s Great Reset Initiative in the post COVID world

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

The road ahead in India-US relationship under Joe Biden's presidency, with Maj Gen Harsha Kakar
The road ahead in India-US relationship under Joe Biden's presidency, with Maj Gen Harsha Kakar

He speaks about the bilateral relationship of India and the US and the change in dynamics that may come with Joe Biden's presidency

India News Network Video Desk | Wed, Jan 27

Several world leaders greet India on its 72nd Republic Day
Several world leaders greet India on its 72nd Republic Day

As India celebrated Republic Day, leaders from across the world congratulated the country on completing 72 years as a sovereign republic

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

World on verge of defeating COVID-19 pandemic: Harsh Vardhan
World on verge of defeating COVID-19 pandemic: Harsh Vardhan

All the countries put up a valiant fight, with collective efforts to suppress transmission, prevent illness and reduce deaths

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

Covid-19 update: Over 2 million people vaccinated across the country
Covid-19 update: Over 2 million people vaccinated across the country

Meanwhile, India’s daily Recoveries have outnumbered the daily New Cases since the last 20 days

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

Singapore hopes to facilitate deeper partnership between ASEAN and India
Singapore hopes to facilitate deeper partnership between ASEAN and India

ASEAN and India upgraded its partnership to a strategic level in 2012

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

India pledges USD 150,000 to United Nations peace-building fund
India pledges USD 150,000 to United Nations peace-building fund

India has always played a constructive and significant role in peace-building through its development partnership

India News Network | Wed, Jan 27

PM Modi greets the nation on 72nd Republic Day
PM Modi greets the nation on 72nd Republic Day

“Wishing all the people of India a Happy Republic Day. Jai Hind!” PM Modi tweeted

India News Network | Tue, Jan 26

‘Mukti Bahini, Indian Army were parts of the same force’: Gen (Retd) Roy Chowdhury recalls Bangladesh Liberation War
‘Mukti Bahini, Indian Army were parts of the same force’: Gen (Retd) Roy Chowdhury recalls Bangladesh Liberation War

It was the classic case of a people’s war in a people’s setting, says the former Army Chief

Mihir Bhonsale | Tue, Jan 26

Akash-NG--warning to enemy air systems
Akash-NG--warning to enemy air systems

The new air defence system, which will soon join the arsenal of Indian Air Force, can very efficiently intercept high maneuvering low Radar Cross Section aerial threats

Ranjit Kumar | Tue, Jan 26

 Is Covid-19 vaccine safe? All questions answered with Dr VM Katoch
Is Covid-19 vaccine safe? All questions answered with Dr VM Katoch

The former Director General of Indian Council of Medical Research has answered all questions related to the Covid-19 vaccination drive in India

India News Network Video Desk | Tue, Jan 26

Covid-19 Update: India records lowest new cases after 8 months; 9,102 found positive in last 24 hours
Covid-19 Update: India records lowest new cases after 8 months; 9,102 found positive in last 24 hours

In the last 24 hours, 4,08,305 people were vaccinated across 7,764 sessions

India News Network | Tue, Jan 26

FDI inflows into India jump by 13% to $57 billion in 2020: UN report
FDI inflows into India jump by 13% to $57 billion in 2020: UN report

The Indian economy is seeing an uptick in the recovery post the Covid-19 effects that have led to a slowdown in the economy

India News Network | Tue, Jan 26

India, Saudi Arabia ties have evolved into a strategic partnership: Envoy
India, Saudi Arabia ties have evolved into a strategic partnership: Envoy

Formation of Strategic Partnership Council marks a new era of understanding, convergence, and collaboration between India and Saud Arabia

India News Network | Tue, Jan 26

Pakistan will pay a heavy price for Ceasefire violations in 2021: Lt Gen (Retd.) Vinod Bhatia
Pakistan will pay a heavy price for Ceasefire violations in 2021: Lt Gen (Retd.) Vinod Bhatia

The major reason behind the increasing ceasefire violations is Pakistan's proxy war and its motive to increase violence in J&K

India News Network Video Desk | Mon, Jan 25

The 1971 War which gave birth to Bangladesh
The 1971 War which gave birth to Bangladesh

This war was a hallmark demonstration of the coordination with the three segments of India’s armed forces, the Army, Navy and Air Force

Prashant Dikshit | Mon, Jan 25

Global Times’ anti-India smear campaign on Covid-19 vaccines falls flat in the face of facts
Global Times’ anti-India smear campaign on Covid-19 vaccines falls flat in the face of facts

There appears to be a clear attempt to deflect criticism about China’s own vaccine

Vinay Jha | Mon, Jan 25

Days before 9th round of commander-level talks, Indian soldiers pushed back Chinese troops at Naku La in Sikkim
Days before 9th round of commander-level talks, Indian soldiers pushed back Chinese troops at Naku La in Sikkim

The incident took place on January 20 when a PLA patrol party tried to enter Indian territory

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

‘India will make Pak pay a heavy price if it carries on with ceasefire violations’
‘India will make Pak pay a heavy price if it carries on with ceasefire violations’

The suspension of Article 370 has created a decision dilemma in Pakistan, says Lt Gen (Retd.) Vinod Bhatia in an exclusive interview

Anjali Kochhar | Mon, Jan 25

India, China hold 9th round of commander level talks, agree for disengagement of troops on border
India, China hold 9th round of commander level talks, agree for disengagement of troops on border

India and China had a candid and in-depth exchange of views on disengagement along the Line of Actual Control

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

India’s armed forces will thwart any attempt to undermine its security: President Kovind
India’s armed forces will thwart any attempt to undermine its security: President Kovind

There is widespread understanding in the international community of India’s firm and principled stand on this

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

Republic Day Parade 2021 to showcase India’s military prowess, economic progress
Republic Day Parade 2021 to showcase India’s military prowess, economic progress

In a first, a 122-member tri-services contingent from Bangladesh will be part of the Republic Day Parade

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe among seven honoured by Padma Vibhushan
Former Japanese PM Shinzo Abe among seven honoured by Padma Vibhushan

Music maestro SP Balasubramaniam has been honoured with the Padma Vibhushan posthumously

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

Indian Army, IAF and Navy conclude 5-day joint military exercise in Andaman and Nicobar today
Indian Army, IAF and Navy conclude 5-day joint military exercise in Andaman and Nicobar today

Objective behind joint military exercise is to validate India’s capabilities to safeguard its territorial integrity

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

India successfully test fires Akash-NG, achieves textbook precision
India successfully test fires Akash-NG, achieves textbook precision

It is a new generation surface to air missile meant for use by Indian Air Force with an aim of intercepting high maneuvering aerial threats

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

Indigenisation of container traffic on DFCs needs to be promoted: Piyush Goyal
Indigenisation of container traffic on DFCs needs to be promoted: Piyush Goyal

Indian Railways is making dedicated freight corridors (DFCs) to provide exclusive movement on fast speeds for goods trains

India News Network | Mon, Jan 25

In a first, 122-member team of Bangladesh Armed Forces to take part in India's Republic Day celebrations
In a first, 122-member team of Bangladesh Armed Forces to take part in India's Republic Day celebrations

The majority of soldiers are from units that fought and won the 1971 Liberation War

India News Network | Sun, Jan 24

Covid-19 update: Over 16 lakh vaccinated, active cases now down to 1.84 lakhs
Covid-19 update: Over 16 lakh vaccinated, active cases now down to 1.84 lakhs

India took only 6 days to roll out 1 million vaccine doses, compared to the UK at 18 days and the US at 10 days

India News Network | Sun, Jan 24

Ex Desert Knight 2021: Indian, French Rafale fighters participate in 4-day drill
Ex Desert Knight 2021: Indian, French Rafale fighters participate in 4-day drill

The Indian and French detachments put into practice operational experience gained across terrains and spectrums

India News Network | Sun, Jan 24

Success of ‘vocal for local’ and Aatmanirbhar Abhiyan depends on the youth: PM Modi
Success of ‘vocal for local’ and Aatmanirbhar Abhiyan depends on the youth: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi also highlighted the concept of Ek Bharat-Shreshtha Bharat and outlined its importance

India News Network | Sun, Jan 24

With flight from Delhi, operations resume at Sikkim's Pakyong airport
With flight from Delhi, operations resume at Sikkim's Pakyong airport

Special procedures and additional safety measures have been put in place at the tabletop airport to take care of visibility concerns

India News Network | Sun, Jan 24

India to celebrate National Voters' Day on January 25
India to celebrate National Voters' Day on January 25

The National Voters’ Day has been celebrated on January 25 every year since 2011, to mark the ECI's foundation day in 1950

India News Network | Sun, Jan 24

Netaji's birth anniversary on Jan 23 will be celebrated as 'Parakram Divas' every year: PM Modi
Netaji's birth anniversary on Jan 23 will be celebrated as 'Parakram Divas' every year: PM Modi

The Prime Minister described Netaji as an embodiment of India's might and inspiration.

India News Network | Sat, Jan 23

India dispatches 1.5 million doses of Covishield vaccine to Myanmar
India dispatches 1.5 million doses of Covishield vaccine to Myanmar

Myanmar is one of the first countries to receive India’s gift of vaccines

India News Network Video Desk | Sat, Jan 23

India, China to hold next round of senior commander-level talks soon: MEA
India, China to hold next round of senior commander-level talks soon: MEA

India has all along been maintaining that onus is on China to carry forward the process of disengagement and de-escalation at the friction points in eastern Ladakh

India News Network | Sat, Jan 23

Fishermen issue needs to be handled in humanitarian manner: MEA
Fishermen issue needs to be handled in humanitarian manner: MEA

“There are well established mechanisms to deal with the matter on the issue” Anurag Srivastava

India News Network | Sat, Jan 23

WHO thanks India for supplying vaccines to South Asian countries
WHO thanks India for supplying vaccines to South Asian countries

Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives, Mauritius and Seychelles—in all have received several million doses of Covishield vaccine from India

India News Network | Sat, Jan 23

India sends 50,000 doses of vaccines to Seychelles
India sends 50,000 doses of vaccines to Seychelles

Vaccines provided by India to cover 25 percent of Seychelles’ population

India News Network Video Desk | Sat, Jan 23

US applauds ‘true friend’ India for gifting vaccines to South Asian countries
US applauds ‘true friend’ India for gifting vaccines to South Asian countries

The White House said New Delhi using its pharma to help global community

India News Network | Sat, Jan 23

Seychelles receives 50,000 doses of vaccines from India
Seychelles receives 50,000 doses of vaccines from India

Vaccines provided by India to cover 25% of Seychelles population

India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, Jan 23

Several countries are keen to access Covid-19 vaccines from India: MEA
Several countries are keen to access Covid-19 vaccines from India: MEA

India will continue to supply Covid-19 vaccines to partner countries in the coming weeks and months in a phased manner

India News Network | Fri, Jan 22

India gifts 50,000 doses of Covishield vaccine to Seychelles
India gifts 50,000 doses of Covishield vaccine to Seychelles

The Indian Ocean nation has received Covishield vaccines under India’s ‘Vaccine Maitri’ programme

India News Network | Fri, Jan 22

India dispatches 1 lakh doses of Covishield vaccine to Mauritius
India dispatches 1 lakh doses of Covishield vaccine to Mauritius

Donation of these vaccines to Mauritius will cover vaccination requirements of a considerable percentage of its frontline medical workers

India News Network | Fri, Jan 22

Our priority will be to strengthen global partnership with US: MEA
Our priority will be to strengthen global partnership with US: MEA

“We will work together to further consolidate the vibrant and multi-faceted bilateral relationship” Anurag Srivastava

India News Network | Fri, Jan 22

‘Liberation struggle changed the mindset of the people of Bangladesh, India’
‘Liberation struggle changed the mindset of the people of Bangladesh, India’

Senior journalist Dilip Chakraborty, who spent nearly a month in what was then East Pakistan, recalls the events of early 1971

Mihir Bhonsale | Fri, Jan 22

74% Indians satisfied with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's performance: Survey
74% Indians satisfied with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's performance: Survey

The survey also predicted that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would retain power with a huge margin if the general elections were held today

India News Network | Fri, Jan 22

President Biden supports successful ties between US, Indian leaders: White House
President Biden supports successful ties between US, Indian leaders: White House

White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki was responding to a question on ties between the world's oldest and largest democracies

India News Network Infographics Desk | Fri, Jan 22

Who are the 20 Indian-Americans nominated for key roles in Biden administration?
Who are the 20 Indian-Americans nominated for key roles in Biden administration?

It is for the first time that so many Indian-Americans will be part of a US presidential administration

India News Network Video Desk | Fri, Jan 22

'Biden looks forward to continuation of successful relationship between US, Indian leaders'
'Biden looks forward to continuation of successful relationship between US, Indian leaders'

The swearing in of Kamala Harris as the first Indian American Vice President had further cemented ties, the White House said

India News Network Video Desk | Fri, Jan 22

India sends 1 lakh doses of Covishield vaccine to Mauritius
India sends 1 lakh doses of Covishield vaccine to Mauritius

India’s vaccine diplomacy, or VaccineMaitri, demonstrates its role as a net provider of humanitarian assistance in the Indian Ocean Region

India News Network Infographics Desk | Fri, Jan 22

India dispatches 1.5 million doses of Covishield vaccine to Myanmar
India dispatches 1.5 million doses of Covishield vaccine to Myanmar

Myanmar is one of the first countries to receive India’s gift of vaccines

India News Network Video Desk | Fri, Jan 22

Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon (SAAW) successfully flight tested off Odisha coast
Smart Anti-Airfield Weapon (SAAW) successfully flight tested off Odisha coast

The indigenously developed SAAW is an aircraft-launched precision strike smart weapon with a range of nearly 100 km

India News Network | Fri, Jan 22

India calls for multi-faceted cooperation to address challenges in Indo-Pacific region
India calls for multi-faceted cooperation to address challenges in Indo-Pacific region

“As the world’s most dynamic and economically-vibrant region, Asia has the potential to serve as a growth engine for the rest of the world” Riva Ganguly Das

India News Network | Fri, Jan 22

Myanmar to receive 1.5 million doses of Covishield vaccines supplied by India
Myanmar to receive 1.5 million doses of Covishield vaccines supplied by India

India and Myanmar share close historical, civilisational, cultural, religious, linguistic and ethnic ties

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

India sends 1 million doses of Covishield to Nepal
India sends 1 million doses of Covishield to Nepal

India had earlier provided more than 25 tonnes of essential medicines, equipment and medical supplies to Nepal

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

Sensex hits 50,000 points for the first time ever, Nifty tops 14,700
Sensex hits 50,000 points for the first time ever, Nifty tops 14,700

This comes as the economy is on the path of recovery after being hit by the Covid-19 induced lockdown

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

PM Modi congratulates Joe Biden on becoming 46th US President
PM Modi congratulates Joe Biden on becoming 46th US President

The Prime Minister has also congratulated Kamala Harris on being the first woman to be sworn in as US Vice President

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

Besides sending Covid-19 vaccines, India also trained healthcare personnel in partner countries
Besides sending Covid-19 vaccines, India also trained healthcare personnel in partner countries

India has begun the process of sending Covid-19 vaccines as gifts to several countries in its neighbourhood

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

India dispatches 1 million doses of Covishield vaccines to Nepal
India dispatches 1 million doses of Covishield vaccines to Nepal

In sync with its ‘Neighbourhood First’ policy, India has dispatched 1 million doses of Covishield vaccines to Nepal

India News Network Video Desk | Thu, Jan 21

Maldives first recipient of India's gift of Covid-19 vaccines to neighbours
Maldives first recipient of India's gift of Covid-19 vaccines to neighbours

Maldives President Ibrahim M Solih thanked the friendly people and the government of India for the "generous donation"

India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Jan 21

India's gift to Bangladesh: 2 million doses of Covishield vaccine
India's gift to Bangladesh: 2 million doses of Covishield vaccine

This is in keeping with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's assurance to Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina during the December 17 virtual summit

India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Jan 21

Covid-19 Update: Nearly 1 million Indian healthcare workers vaccinated
Covid-19 Update: Nearly 1 million Indian healthcare workers vaccinated

The maximum beneficiaries are from Karnataka, followed by Andhra Pradesh and Telangana

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

Exercise Kavach: Indian armed forces to conduct large-scale joint military exercise next week
Exercise Kavach: Indian armed forces to conduct large-scale joint military exercise next week

It will include air and maritime strikes, air defense, submarine and landing operations

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

Rajnath Singh speaks to his Indonesian counterpart, both review progress on defence cooperation
Rajnath Singh speaks to his Indonesian counterpart, both review progress on defence cooperation

The two Ministers during telephonic talks exchanged views on security situation in the region

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

Indian Army signs MoU with defence manufacturers on indigenization and innovation partnership
Indian Army signs MoU with defence manufacturers on indigenization and innovation partnership

The Centre has made necessary policy changes to support indigenisation and achieving self-reliance in defence sector

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

PM Modi to address 'Parakram Diwas' to mark 125th birth anniversary year of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose
PM Modi to address 'Parakram Diwas' to mark 125th birth anniversary year of Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose

Parakram Diwas will honour and remember Netaji’s indomitable spirit and selfless service to the nation

India News Network | Thu, Jan 21

India to dispatch 20 lakh doses of Covidshield vaccines to Dhaka
India to dispatch 20 lakh doses of Covidshield vaccines to Dhaka

Bangladesh will be among the first countries to receive vaccines from India

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India dispatches consignment of 100,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine to Maldives
India dispatches consignment of 100,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccine to Maldives

Maldives has also proposed to purchase 300,000 doses of vaccines from SII at commercial rates

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

Commentary: India’s mammoth COVID-19 vaccine drive could be the envy of other countries
Commentary: India’s mammoth COVID-19 vaccine drive could be the envy of other countries

Requests for vaccine stocks from other countries is a sign of the world's growing faith in India’s ability to deliver

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

Joe Biden sworn in as 46th President of the United States
Joe Biden sworn in as 46th President of the United States

Kamala Harris became the first woman and first person of black and Indian origin to be sworn in as the Vice President

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India, US have “very strong” potential to work together: US Secretary of State nominee Blinken
India, US have “very strong” potential to work together: US Secretary of State nominee Blinken

Blinken said there are many ways the two countries can deepen their cooperation

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

US to further elevate defence partnership with India, says Biden’s Defence Sec pick
US to further elevate defence partnership with India, says Biden’s Defence Sec pick

Retired General Lloyd Austin asserted that he would aim to deepen and broaden defense cooperation between US and India

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India, Australia formidable competitors on the field, and solid partners off it: PM Modi after Test win
India, Australia formidable competitors on the field, and solid partners off it: PM Modi after Test win

He said the cricket Test series had the best from both the teams on full display

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India has the world's largest diaspora population with 18 million living abroad: UN report
India has the world's largest diaspora population with 18 million living abroad: UN report

UAE, USA and Saudi Arabia host the major number of Indian migrants

India News Network Video Desk | Wed, Jan 20

Pharmacy of the world: India supplying Covid-19 vaccines to its neighbours
Pharmacy of the world: India supplying Covid-19 vaccines to its neighbours

India is beginning the supply of Covid-19 vaccines to several countries over the coming weeks in a phased manner

India News Network Infographics Desk | Wed, Jan 20

India dispatches consignments of Covid vaccines to Bhutan and Maldives today
India dispatches consignments of Covid vaccines to Bhutan and Maldives today

India has started supplying vaccines under grant assistance to Bhutan, Maldives, Bangladesh, Nepal, Myanmar and Seychelles

India News Network Video Desk | Wed, Jan 20

Modi Cabinet approves 850 MW hydro project for J&K
Modi Cabinet approves 850 MW hydro project for J&K

Construction activities of the project will result in direct and indirect employment to around 4000 persons

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India, Singapore hold 5th Defence Ministers meeting, discuss boosting bilateral ties
India, Singapore hold 5th Defence Ministers meeting, discuss boosting bilateral ties

The Ministers signed the Implementing Agreement on Submarine Rescue Support and Cooperation between the two Navies

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India and EU hold first maritime security dialogue
India and EU hold first maritime security dialogue

The dialogue seeks to develop mutual understanding and cooperation opportunities between India and the EU in the maritime security domain

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India, Uzbekistan sign MoU to cooperate in field of solar energy
India, Uzbekistan sign MoU to cooperate in field of solar energy

Both sides will work for implementation and deployment of the pilot project in International Solar Alliance (ISA) member countries

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

India Subcontracting Expo 2021 to focus on trade opportunities for US businesses
India Subcontracting Expo 2021 to focus on trade opportunities for US businesses

The India Subcontracting Expo 2021 will focus on the North American region

India News Network | Wed, Jan 20

Indo-Pacific is an article of faith for India: F S Shringla
Indo-Pacific is an article of faith for India: F S Shringla

India has not just mainstreamed the expression “Indo-Pacific”, but has also encouraged others to perceive and define the region in its full extent

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

Bhutan to become first country to receive India’s gift of Covishield
Bhutan to become first country to receive India’s gift of Covishield

Fundamentals of the relationship between India and Bhutan continue to remain strong.

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

India to begin supplying vaccines to Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal from Jan 20
India to begin supplying vaccines to Bhutan, Bangladesh and Nepal from Jan 20

India has received several requests for the supply of Indian manufactured vaccines from neighbouring and key partner countries

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

India to gift 20 lakh units of Covishield vaccines to Bangladesh
India to gift 20 lakh units of Covishield vaccines to Bangladesh

Vaccines will reach Dhaka on January 20 by a special flight, Bangladesh’s Health officials said.

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

India will continue to partner with Arab world for peace, stability: TS Tirumurti
India will continue to partner with Arab world for peace, stability: TS Tirumurti

India and Arab nations share a civilizational relationship and New Delhi's interaction with the region encompasses every aspect of human endeavor

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

Indo-Pacific concept won't affect relations with India: Russian Foreign Minister
Indo-Pacific concept won't affect relations with India: Russian Foreign Minister

The Russian Foreign Minister described India as a “very close, very special and privileged partner”

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

Desert Knight-21: Rafale fighters to be part of Indo-French air exercise
Desert Knight-21: Rafale fighters to be part of Indo-French air exercise

The exercise marks an important milestone in the series of engagements between the two Air forces

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

India strongly condemns the attack on MINUSCA peacekeepers in the Central African Republic
India strongly condemns the attack on MINUSCA peacekeepers in the Central African Republic

The attacks resulted in the death of a peacekeeper from Rwanda on January 13 and one from Burundi on January 15

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

Qatar’s wealth fund eyes India in a bid to diversify from Europe, US markets
Qatar’s wealth fund eyes India in a bid to diversify from Europe, US markets

Managing about $300 billion of assets, QIA ranks as the world’s 11th-largest wealth fund

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

 Indian IT firms post record profits on digital transformation wave
Indian IT firms post record profits on digital transformation wave

The technology sector is in the midst of a massive digitization wave, with more global enterprises embracing digital transformation

India News Network | Tue, Jan 19

MoC on skilled workers, an important aspect of India-Japan Special and Global strategic partnership: FS Shringla
MoC on skilled workers, an important aspect of India-Japan Special and Global strategic partnership: FS Shringla

India plans to train 30,000 youth under India-Japan Specified Skilled Workers programme

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

India is keeping constant watch on all developments in border areas: MEA
India is keeping constant watch on all developments in border areas: MEA

The Ministry was responding to reports on China’s construction activity in an area close to Arunachal Pradesh

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

India, Japan sign pact to promote the movement of skilled workers in 14 categories
India, Japan sign pact to promote the movement of skilled workers in 14 categories

It is expected that Indian skilled workers who go to Japan under this agreement will acquire new skills while working in the country

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

MoS Muraleedharan to land in UAE tomorrow on three-day visit
MoS Muraleedharan to land in UAE tomorrow on three-day visit

India and UAE have maintained close relations in the spirit of their comprehensive strategic partnership

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

India is helping Bangladesh in setting up film city: Bangladeshi envoy
India is helping Bangladesh in setting up film city: Bangladeshi envoy

As a Country of Focus, four films from Bangladesh are being shown at the IFFI in Goa

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

India to drive Covid Vaccine Delivery in Asia-Pacific’: Moody’s Analytics
India to drive Covid Vaccine Delivery in Asia-Pacific’: Moody’s Analytics

The credit ratings major’s findings resonate PM Narendra Modi’s remark that India is the pharmacy of the world

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

India provides spares for air surveillance radar worth Lk Rs 200 Million to Sri Lanka
India provides spares for air surveillance radar worth Lk Rs 200 Million to Sri Lanka

Indian Defence Forces have remained committed to ensuring high operational availability and capacity building of Sri Lanka Defence forces

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

At least 20 Indian- Americans nominated to key posts in Joe Biden Administration
At least 20 Indian- Americans nominated to key posts in Joe Biden Administration

Of the total 20 India-origin people nominated to key-posts in the impending US Administration, 13 are women

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

From India to US, Kolams drawn to welcome Biden-Harris in virtual inauguration ceremony
From India to US, Kolams drawn to welcome Biden-Harris in virtual inauguration ceremony

Over 1,800 people participated in the online initiative to create different Kolam designs

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

Covid-19 Update: India’s total recoveries nearly 50 times more than number of active cases
Covid-19 Update: India’s total recoveries nearly 50 times more than number of active cases

The gap between the total recovered cases and active cases has progressively grown to touch 1,00,03,330

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

India’s neighbours congratulate PM Modi, country for successful launch of Covid-19 vaccination drive
India’s neighbours congratulate PM Modi, country for successful launch of Covid-19 vaccination drive

India plans to supply 20 million doses of COVID-19 vaccine to its neighbours

India News Network | Mon, Jan 18

British PM Boris Johnson invites PM Modi for G-7 Summit
British PM Boris Johnson invites PM Modi for G-7 Summit

G-7 meet will be held in Caris Bay in Britain in June

India News Network | Sun, Jan 17

PM Modi says Statue of Unity gets more tourists than Statue of Liberty
PM Modi says Statue of Unity gets more tourists than Statue of Liberty

The Prime Minister has termed Kevadiya in Gujarat as a good example of planned development of economy and ecology

India News Network | Sun, Jan 17

Bangladesh to get vaccines soon: Indian envoy
Bangladesh to get vaccines soon: Indian envoy

India has reiterated its commitment to provide COVID-19 vaccines to Bangladesh

India News Network | Sun, Jan 17

India-Nepal rail connectivity: Jayanagar-Kurtha train service likely to be operationalized soon
India-Nepal rail connectivity: Jayanagar-Kurtha train service likely to be operationalized soon

After Bijalpura in Nepal, a new line will be constructed till Bardibas after the Himalayan country hands over land for the project

India News Network | Sun, Jan 17

Pakistan gives go ahead to Serum Institute-AstraZeneca developed Covid vaccines
Pakistan gives go ahead to Serum Institute-AstraZeneca developed Covid vaccines

Vaccines prepared by the two companies have already been deployed in several countries including India and the UK

India News Network | Sun, Jan 17

Maldivian President launches India-funded Ekuveni project in Male
Maldivian President launches India-funded Ekuveni project in Male

It was the 8th India assisted project in the island country to be completed in the last six months

India News Network | Sun, Jan 17

Unprecedented work in last few years to modernize railways: PM Modi
Unprecedented work in last few years to modernize railways: PM Modi

Prime Minister Modi said earlier focus was limited to keeping the existing infrastructure running and there was little attention on new thinking or new technology

India News Network | Sun, Jan 17

Covid-19 vaccination: India launches world’s largest inoculation drive, 1.91 lakh receive shots on day 1
Covid-19 vaccination: India launches world’s largest inoculation drive, 1.91 lakh receive shots on day 1

Around 3,00,000 healthcare and frontline workers will get shots during the first phase

India News Network | Sat, Jan 16

The start to the end of Covid-19 : India kicks off largest vaccination drive
The start to the end of Covid-19 : India kicks off largest vaccination drive

India launched the world's largest vaccination drive today using two vaccines manufactured in the country, Covidshield and Covaxin

India News Network Video Desk | Sat, Jan 16

Covid-19 vaccination: What PM Modi said as India launched world's largest campaign
Covid-19 vaccination: What PM Modi said as India launched world's largest campaign

India's first Covid-19 vaccine shot was given to a frontline sanitation worker at AIIMS, Delhi

India News Network Infographics Desk | Sat, Jan 16

India has world's largest diaspora population with 18 million living abroad: UN report
India has world's largest diaspora population with 18 million living abroad: UN report

TheIndian diaspora is one of the most vibrant and dynamic; it is present in all continents and all regions

India News Network | Sat, Jan 16

 Rs 1,000-cr Startup India Seed Fund launched by Prime Minister Modi
Rs 1,000-cr Startup India Seed Fund launched by Prime Minister Modi

We should aim that our startups and unicorns excel as global giants and lead in futuristic technology, PM Modi said

India News Network | Sat, Jan 16

India-Nepal relations offer 'limitless potential': Defence Minister Rajnath Singh
India-Nepal relations offer 'limitless potential': Defence Minister Rajnath Singh

India-Nepal relations are underpinned by unique people-to-people linkages, the Defence Minister said

India News Network | Sat, Jan 16

India and Japan sign pact to cooperate in 5G technology, smart cities
India and Japan sign pact to cooperate in 5G technology, smart cities

Both sides will also enhance cooperation in the field of submarine optical fiber cable system to the islands of India

India News Network | Sat, Jan 16

India, UK to hold early harvest talks on trade agreement
India, UK to hold early harvest talks on trade agreement

Early harvest is the precursor agreement to a full-fledged free trade pact between India and the UK

India News Network | Sat, Jan 16

Nepal requests India for early provision of Covid-19 vaccines
Nepal requests India for early provision of Covid-19 vaccines

While congratulating India on the production of Covishield and Covaxin, Nepal has requested for early supply of vaccines to it

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

Brazil sends its aircraft to lift Covid-19 vaccines, India says ‘too early’ to export
Brazil sends its aircraft to lift Covid-19 vaccines, India says ‘too early’ to export

Brazil seems to have jumped the gun on the issue of getting vaccines’ supplies from India

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

Bangladesh seeks an ‘official apology’ from Pakistan for 1971 genocide
Bangladesh seeks an ‘official apology’ from Pakistan for 1971 genocide

More than three million people had been killed in Pakistan orchestrated genocide of Bengali speaking people of the then East Pakistan in 1971

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

'Don't Make Mistake of Testing Patience': Army Chief's Message To China
'Don't Make Mistake of Testing Patience': Army Chief's Message To China

While India stands to resolve the differences peacefully, Army Chief General MM Naravane said it should not be mistaken as weakness

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

Farm bills have potential to be a notable step forward for Agri reforms: IMF
Farm bills have potential to be a notable step forward for Agri reforms: IMF

The measures will enable farmers to directly contract with sellers and allow them to retain a greater share of the surplus, the IMF said

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

Huge potential for India-UK military ties: UK Defence adviser to India
Huge potential for India-UK military ties: UK Defence adviser to India

The UK and India have formed six bilateral working groups under the Defence and International Security Partnership

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

All UN members can join International Solar Alliance: India
All UN members can join International Solar Alliance: India

89 countries have signed the Framework Agreement of the ISA and of these 72 have deposited their instruments of ratification

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

India slams UK MPs for making 'false assertions' on Kashmir
India slams UK MPs for making 'false assertions' on Kashmir

India rubbished "unsubstantiated allegations" of a few British MPs over a debate on 'Political Situation in Kashmir' in Westminster Hall in London

India News Network Video Desk | Fri, Jan 15

India highlights humanitarian suffering at UNSC meet on Yemen
India highlights humanitarian suffering at UNSC meet on Yemen

New Delhi also drew attention to security threats emanating from Yemen to maritime security in the Gulf of Eden and Red Sea

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

India condemns killing of UN peacekeepers in Mali
India condemns killing of UN peacekeepers in Mali

Four peacekeepers were killed when their convoy was struck by an improvised explosive device in the large region of Timbuktu

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

Covid-19 Update: India's Active Caseload further contracts to 2.13 lakh
Covid-19 Update: India's Active Caseload further contracts to 2.13 lakh

The number of new cases per million population in India in the last seven days is 87, one of the lowest in the world

India News Network | Fri, Jan 15

UK MPs debate over Kashmir is based on ‘false assertions’: Indian High Commission
UK MPs debate over Kashmir is based on ‘false assertions’: Indian High Commission

The debate was organised by some backbench British MPs in the Westminster Hall on Wednesday

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

India expresses concern over targeted killing of journalists in Afghanistan
India expresses concern over targeted killing of journalists in Afghanistan

Several journalists and civil society members have been killed in Afghanistan in recent months

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

NSA Doval visits Afghanistan, discusses terror with President Ghani
NSA Doval visits Afghanistan, discusses terror with President Ghani

India is part of synchronising efforts to combat terrorism, says Afghanistan NSA

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Covid-19 vaccination drive to be launched by PM Modi on January 16
Covid-19 vaccination drive to be launched by PM Modi on January 16

Over 3,000 sites across all States and Union Territories will be virtually connected for the launch

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Debt-stricken Sri Lanka revives port deal with India, Japan
Debt-stricken Sri Lanka revives port deal with India, Japan

The proposed deep-sea terminal in Colombo is next to China-owned container terminal

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Nepal Foreign Minister Gyawali arrives in India on three-day official visit
Nepal Foreign Minister Gyawali arrives in India on three-day official visit

This is the first high-level visit from the Himalayan country in the new year

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

 India's GDP to expand by 11% in 2021-22 after falling by 9.4%: Fitch Ratings
India's GDP to expand by 11% in 2021-22 after falling by 9.4%: Fitch Ratings

The economy should be able to grow somewhat faster than estimated supply-side potential over the medium term

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

India designs and develops first 9 MM machine pistol
India designs and develops first 9 MM machine pistol

9MM pistol is likely to find huge employability with the central and state police organizations as well as VIP protection duties and policing

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Amidst Ladakh stand-off, Pangong Tso reopens for tourists
Amidst Ladakh stand-off, Pangong Tso reopens for tourists

Visitors need a permit from the Ladakh administration and follow strict Covid-19 protocols

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Covid-19 Update: Initial procurement of 1.65 crore doses of Covishield, Covaxin vaccines allocated to all states and UTs
Covid-19 Update: Initial procurement of 1.65 crore doses of Covishield, Covaxin vaccines allocated to all states and UTs

States have been advised to organize vaccination sessions taking into account 10 per cent reserve and wastage doses

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Fact Check: No extra fare charged from passengers, clarifies Indian railways
Fact Check: No extra fare charged from passengers, clarifies Indian railways

Fares for festival and holiday special trains have been slightly higher since 2015, Indian Railways has said

India News Network | Thu, Jan 14

Strong India will act as counterbalance to China: US document
Strong India will act as counterbalance to China: US document

‘India maintains the capacity to counter border provocations by China’: US Strategic Framework for the Indo-Pacific

India News Network | Wed, Jan 13

Army is prepared to hold its ground along LAC: Gen Naravane
Army is prepared to hold its ground along LAC: Gen Naravane

India is matching China’s every move on the border and giving it a hard time in going ahead with its adversarial agenda on the ground

India News Network | Wed, Jan 13

Indo-Bangla bond of friendship to be on display this Republic Day
Indo-Bangla bond of friendship to be on display this Republic Day

A delegation of the Bangladesh armed forces is in India to participate in the Republic Day function

India News Network | Wed, Jan 13

New Foreign Trade Policy aims to make India a $5-trillion economy
New Foreign Trade Policy aims to make India a $5-trillion economy

The District Export Hubs initiative will form an important component of the new Foreign Trade Policy

India News Network | Wed, Jan 13

Indian Air Force to get 83 Tejas Light Combat Aircraft worth Rs 45,696 crore
Indian Air Force to get 83 Tejas Light Combat Aircraft worth Rs 45,696 crore

The Mk-1 A variant of the LCA Tejas is an indigenous state-of-the-art modern 4+ generation fighter aircraft

India News Network | Wed, Jan 13

British government lauds India’s religious diversity, inclusive tradition
British government lauds India’s religious diversity, inclusive tradition

It has defended India’s religious diversity over a debate on ‘Persecution of Muslims, Christians and minority groups in India’

India News Network | Wed, Jan 13

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