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Dec 11, 2017
India, China, Russia call for global action against terrorism: Full text of Sushma Swaraj's address at 15th RIC meetIndia, Russia and China jointly condemned terrorism in all its forms and manifestations while calling for effective implementation of existing international commitments to counter terrorism following the 15th Russia-India-China Foreign Ministerial Meeting in New Delhi
Nov 24, 2017
Scientists re-confirm possibility of large earthquakes in the HimalayasThe study is based on data collected from 70 continuous and three episodic GPS stations in different parts of country over a period of two decades from 1996 to 2015.
Nov 09, 2017
Need 'all- encompassing approach' to tackle air pollution in Delhi, says top UN officialTackling environmental pollution, such as the haze that has enveloped Delhi, calls for an "all- encompassing approach" over and above measures such as a ban on firecrackers and controlling the volume of vehicles on the roads, a top UN official said on Thursday.
Nov 07, 2017
India's effort in renewable energy led to drop in solar price, says US SenatorIndia's massive effort towards renewable energy has resulted in a considerable drop in solar price and the country now believes that the solar power is cheaper than coal without subsidy
Oct 18, 2017
Maharashtra govt releases Rs 4,000 cr in first phase of farm loan waiver schemeThe Maharashtra government has released a sum of Rs 4,000 crore under the first phase of the over Rs 34,000 crore farm loan waiver scheme, Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis announced on Wednesday.
Oct 12, 2017
Narendra Modi says villages are poisoned with venom of casteism, calls for development of rural IndiaNarendra Modi on Wednesday deplored "destruction" of villages due to "venom of casteism" and said efforts should be made to help them rise above it
Sep 28, 2017
India, Norway join hands to work together in maternal, adolescent healthIndia and Norway have signed a Letter of Intent to extend health cooperation, especially in the areas of reproductive, maternal, new-born, child and adolescent health, said a statement on Thursday.
Sep 22, 2017
Sushma Swaraj asks for comprehensive reform of UN, says India, Brazil and South Africa must play rightful roleExternal Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has pressed for an "early comprehensive" reform of the UN, including the Security Council.
Sep 21, 2017
Climate change: 10 Himalayan states discuss growing challenges, policies for sustainable development at Aizawl summitSustainable Mountain Development Summit began with representatives from 10 Himalayan mountain states of India discussing climate change
Sep 02, 2017
Nepal signs UN development assistance framework, aims for sustainable development by 2030The Nepalese government has signed the UN Development Assistance Framework (UNDAF) for 2018-2022, which lays out the development strategy for the next five years.