Current affairs Raj Shah who holds a key position in the White House, gaggled with reporters on board US Presidential chopper Air Force One, becoming the first Indian-American to enjoy the privilege.
Thirty-three old, He did so in the capacity of the Principal Deputy Press Secretary. He was accompanying Mr Trump as he flew to Missouri... Read More
Indian archers produced an impressive performance, grabbed three gold, four silver and two bronze medals at the Asian Championships in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Two Indian boys and girls also booked quota places for the 2018 Youth Olympics.
Ace Indian cueist Pankaj Advani grabbed the title of IBSF World Snooker Championship at Al-Arabi Sports Club in Doha, Qatar.
He defeated Iran’s Amir Sarkhosh in the finals and secured his 18th World Championship title.
The word 'populism' has been announced as Cambridge Dictionary's Word of the Year 2017.
The dictionary defined populism as "political ideas and activities that are intended to get the support of ordinary people by giving them what they want".
It said searches for 'populism' rose when Pope Francis made statements... Read More
Miss Korea Jenny Kim was crowned Miss Supranational 2017 on Friday in Poland. Tica Martinez of Colombia and Bianca Tirsin of Romania were named the first runner-up and second runner-up respectively.
India re-elected to the Council of the International Maritime Organisation under a category that represents nations with the largest interests in international seaborne trade.
He had assured the organisation during his UK visit that India would rededicate itself with a renewed commitment towards the development of the objectives of IMO if... Read More
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj attended the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit at Sochi in Russia.
In June 2017, India and Pakistan had become full-fledged members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.
The meeting is the first major gathering of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit since the bloc was expanded for the... Read More
Miss World 2017, Manushi Chhillar was awarded the Indian of the year special achievement award by Minister of Finance and corporate affairs, Arun Jaitley at a recent event at New Delhi.
The beauty queen was given the award for her historic win at the Miss World pageant.
She was greeted by Star cricketer Virat Kohli who congratulated her on... Read More
The sole Indian participant and defending Asian champion Shiva Keshavan retained his title with a time of 55.60 seconds. India's veteran Winter Olympian Shiva Keshavan won a gold medal at the Asian Luge Championships at Altenberg, Germany.
Due to technical reasons, the Asian Luge Championships took place at Altenberg in Germany.
The Minister of Industry and Commerce, Suresh Prabhu was the chief guest for the Shared Value Summit 2017. The summit was held in New Delhi.
The theme for this summit was “Equity and Empowerment”.
Mr Prabhu will unveil the Inclusive Business List and Emerging Social Enterprise List for the year 2017.
Google launched Datally App to understand, control and save users mobile data themselves.
Datally App available on the Google Play Store will enable users to track their data usage in real time and get personalized recommendations on saving data along with notifications of nearby available public Wi-Fi spots.
Turn on the Data Saver bubble to... Read More
In London “Lipstick Under My Burkha”, which explores women's sexuality, has bagged a top prize at the time Global Sustainability Film Awards 2017.”Lipstick Under My Burkha” is produced by Prakash Jha and directed by Alankrita Shrivastava and stars Konkona SenSharma and Ratna Pathak Shah.
The Founders Award for... Read More
India signed a technical cooperation agreement with Spain to implement a Rapid Rail Transit System (RRTS) under which the trains run at a speed of 180Kmph.
The Minister Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri stated that a collaboration with Spain would enable availability of technical advice on specific issues related to the high-speed rail... Read More
President Ram Nath Kovind Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces will be on a two-day visit to Visakhapatnam on December 7-8 to participate in the golden jubilee celebrations of the Navy's Submarine Arm.
The Chief of Eastern Naval Command (ENC) Vice-Admiral Karambir Singh said in Visakhapatnam that President will arrive in the city on... Read More
Seventh edition Kathakar: International Storytellers Festival was held at Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi. It was inaugurated by Minister of State (MoS) for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju.
The partners for this edition of three-day festival are IGNCA of Union Ministry of Culture in Delhi, Heritage Transport Museum,... Read More