Forest cover in country increases by 5,188 sq km

The total tree and forest cover in the country increased by 5,188 square kilometer in the last two years, said the India State of Forest Report 2019 which was released today by Union Minister Prakash Javadekar Continue Reading

No breach in Priyanka’s security, says CRPF

There was no breach in Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra’s security during her recent trip to Lucknow, the CRPF said today, blaming her for ‘violations’ for travelling as a pillion rider on a scooter. Continue Reading

Indian citizens belonging to any religion need not worry: Pramod Sawant

Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant today said the opposition was creating an “illusion” about the Citizenship Amendment Act for “vote bank politics”. It is a “desperate attempt” of the opposition to spread fear among Muslims, he alleged Continue Reading

UN, Pope condemn Burkina Faso attacks

A jihadist attack that left 42 dead in the north of Burkina Faso, the worst assault in the country for five years, plunged the nation into mourning over Christmas and sparked messages of solidarity from the United Nations and Pope Francis.

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Singapore- Indian protest over CAA

Singapore police are investigating a 32-year-old Indian national for holding a protest without a permit in Marina Bay against India’s contentious Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

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Forest fire: Chilean Families go homeless

Dozens of families found themselves homeless on Christmas after a forest fire in the Chilean tourist port city of Valparaiso burned through two hillside neighbourhoods.

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Israel Prime Minister face leadership challenge

Israel’s embattled premier Benjamin Netanyahu faces off against longtime rival Gideon Saar in a Likud party leadership contest Thursday that could threaten his grip on power. Continue Reading

Modi Government to resolve OCI issues : US-Indian activist

Following dozens of Indian-Americans facing difficulties at airports while travelling from the US to India over provisions in the OCI, an eminent Indian-American activist has said that the card should not be considered as “a multi-purpose lifelong visa” and demanded the Indian government fix major loopholes in it. Continue Reading