President Ram Nath Kovind inaugurated World Hindi Secretariat in Mauritius capital, Port Louis.
The Secretariat is fully financed by India and a grant of 33 crore rupees was provided. The land was provided by the Mauritius government.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi had laid the foundation stone of this building in 2015.
Hindi played an important role in culture and society building in both India and Mauritius.
Home Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the two-day Asia-Pacific Regional Conference of the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) in New Delhi.
The theme of the conference is "Challenges to Policing in 2020 - How is Cyber Space shaping our approach to Cybercrime and Terrorism, how do we perform within it and take advantage of it".
Gina Haspel, the newly nominated first-ever female director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA), is a career intelligence officer with more than 30 years' experience.
Ms. Haspel, 61, has extensive overseas experience and has served as chief of the station on several postings.
Her leadership positions in Washington include deputy director of the National Clandestine Service - the CIA agent that co-ordinates clandestine operations - and chief of staff for the director of the National Clandestine Service.
Amazon.com Inc launched its first-ever debit card in Mexico, part of a push to encourage shoppers without bank accounts to buy online.
Part of the challenge is attracting consumers who are wary of online fraud and do not have access to credit and debit cards.
Less than a third of adults in Mexico have credit cards, according to a 2017 government report.
The Telangana government is setting up an Rs. 100-crore Apparel Super Hub in Sircilla. It signed a memorandum of understanding with Kay Ventures to roll out the project.
To be set up on 20 acres, the hub will be completed in three phases. The first phase will be taken up with an investment of Rs. 30 crores in a year.
While the State government will infuse 90 percent of the phase-1 funds, Kay Ventures and its associates will take care of the balance amount.