Stan Swamy was arrested under due process of law, passed away due to medical complications: MEA releases statement on media queries
On July 6, the Ministry of External Affairs issued an official statement regarding the death of Bhima Koregaon violence accused Stan Swamy.
UNDP applauds rapid development in 117 under-developed districts in India, Jal Shakti Mission proved to be a game-changer
UNDP report says that Aspirational Districts Programme has served as a catalyst for expediting development in the targeted districts
International Yoga Day: PM Modi launches M-Yoga app, emphasises the importance of Yoga during the Coronavirus pandemic
7th edition of International Yoga Day celebrated across the world. The theme for this year is Yoga for Wellness.
“IT rules framed to address abuse of social media platforms”: Permanent Mission of India to UN responds to Human Rights Council’s concerns
Permanent Mission of India made it clear that the right to freedom of speech is guaranteed under Indian Constitution.
135 Indian soldiers award by UN for their outstanding performance in UN peacekeeping missions in South Sudan.
UNDP says Aspirational Districts Programme extremely effective, lauds Modi for personally monitoring the initiative
The Aspirational Districts Programme was launched by PM Modi in 2018 to expedite the transformation of India's 112 most backward districts
WHO chief Tedros, accused of covering up epidemic in Ethiopia, wants wealthy nations to halt inoculating the ‘healthy’, donate to poor nations
The WHO chief had come under severe criticism for their conduct since the pandemic broke out in China.
United Nations raises India’s growth forecast for 2021 to 7.5%, says outlook ‘highly fragile’ due to COVID-19 second wave
World Economic Situation and Prospects (WESP) by UN estimated that the Indian economy's growth rate will be 10.1% in the year 2022
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi backtracks after saying ‘Article 370 is India’s internal matter’
In a tweet, Qureshi claimed that the Jammu and Kashmir is an 'internationally recognised dispute' and as such cannot constitute India's internal matter.
Hailed by the world but ignored in India: PM Modi has taken India far ahead of most nations in tackling climate change
While the Modi government’s successful actions to address climate change in India have become a template for various governments globally, especially in the developing world, the achievements have been under-appreciated in India.