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India’s policy decisions eased to liberalise tech industry, says Prime Minister Narendra Modi 

'Our tech solutions have a potential to go global and due to technology our schemes have gone beyond files and changed the lives of the people at a large scale,' said Prime Minister.

published on : 19th November 2020

UK PM Boris Johnson urged for government reset after top aide's exit row

It is widely believed the exit of pro-Brexiteer Cummings could pave the way for a less hard-line stance at the heart of government.

published on : 14th November 2020

Disquiet within 10 Downing Street as UK PM Boris Johnson's top aide resigns

Cain has stepped down after ministers and advisers, including Johnson's fiancee Carrie Symonds, are said to have protested over his planned promotion to Chief of Staff.

published on : 12th November 2020

CPI MP criticises EC for not acting on complaint of poll code violation against PM Modi

CPI MP Binoy Viswam, in a letter to Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora on November 2, had highlighted a potential violation of the model code by the prime minister.

published on : 6th November 2020

PM to chair global investor roundtable on Thursday

The Indian side at the roundtable will be represented by business leaders, financial market regulators, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das.

published on : 4th November 2020

UAE Prime Minister Sheikh Mohammed receives COVID-19 vaccine shot

The UAE has authorised the emergency use of the vaccine as part of the country's measures to protect health workers in close contact with COVID-19 patients and ensure their safety.

published on : 3rd November 2020

New Zealand gets Maori foreign minister, gay deputy PM

Ardern appointed Grant Robertson as deputy prime minister, making him the first openly gay person to hold the role.

published on : 2nd November 2020

French prime minister raises attack alert to 'emergency' after church killings in Nice

It was the third attack in two months in France amid a growing furor over caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad that were re-published by the satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo.

published on : 29th October 2020

India’s oil refining capacity to touch 450 MT by 2025

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that  India is planning to nearly double its oil refining capacity to 450 million tonnes (MT) from the current 250 MT by 2025.

published on : 27th October 2020

The more Congress hates PM, the more people support Modi: BJP chief JP Nadda

In a series of tweets, Nadda lambasted both Congress president Sonia Gandhi and her son and MP Rahul Gandhi for their reproval of the Prime Minister on a range of issues.

published on : 26th October 2020

Pope Francis and Spain's prime minister meet maskless at Vatican

Throughout the pandemic, Francis has received world leaders and posed with them for photos, as he did with Sanchez, often posed nearly shoulder-to-shoulder and without wearing a mask.

published on : 24th October 2020

Saad Hariri returns as Prime Minister of Lebanon for third time amid political crisis

Sixty-five lawmakers backed Hariri's candidacy for the post of the prime minister, while another 53 abstained from voting and two were absent during the talks, according to the president's office.

published on : 22nd October 2020

On Asia trip, Japan's pragmatic new PM pushes Abe's vision

The choice to visit Southeast Asia underscores Japan’s efforts to counter Chinese influence and build stronger economic and defense ties in the region, much in line with Abe’s vision

published on : 18th October 2020

NSG has trained Sri Lankan PM's security personnel in close protection: Force chief

NSG, also known as the 'black cat' commandos, was raised as a federal contingency force in 1984 to undertake specialist counter-terrorist, counter-hijack and hostage rescue operations.

published on : 16th October 2020

Lebanon President Michel Aoun to hold consultations on new Prime Minister next week

Mustafa Adib's resignation on Sept. 26, dealt a blow to French President Emmanuel Macron's efforts to break a dangerous stalemate in this crisis-hit Mideast country.

published on : 7th October 2020
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