UAE: Sheikh Mohammed Al Maktoum renames Al Minhad as 'Hind City'

Dubai, Jan. 31 -- Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, has issued directives to rename Al Minhad area in the country as "Hind City". "The city includes... Read More

Canada: Gauri Shankar Temple defaced with anti-India graffiti, triggers condemnation

Brampton, Jan. 31 -- A prominent Hindu temple in Brampton city of Canada has been targeted by anti-India graffiti, prompting New Delhi to condemn the incident. The Indian Consulate General in Toronto... Read More

Two absconding drug peddlers arrested in Mizoram

Lunglei (Mizoram), Jan. 31 -- Police arrested two absconding drugsmugglers belonging from Assam in Mizoram's Lunglei district. According to Lunglei district police, in pursuance of specific intellige... Read More

Economic Survey: 6-6.8% FY24 growth prediction slightly stretched amid global slowdown; fiscal deficit target must be met, say experts

Mumbai, Jan. 31 -- The Economic Survey 2022-23 tabled by the Minister of Finance and Corporate Affairs Nirmala Sitharaman in Parliament on Tuesday has projected FY 2024 growth at 6-6.8%. "It also com... Read More

Pakistan: Death toll hits 72 in Peshawar mosque blast

Peshawar, Jan. 31 -- The death toll due to the bomb blast inside a mosque at the Police Lines compound in Pakistan's Peshawar city has touched 72, media reports said on Tuesday. Rescue teams have rec... Read More

Assam to host 1st Sustainable Financial Working Group meeting as part of India's G20 presidency

Guwahati, Jan. 31 -- Assam is all set to host the 1st Sustainable Financial Working Group meeting and Youth 20 Inception meeting as part of India's year-long G20 presidency. The theme for G20 is 'One... Read More

Pakistan operations: Four alleged terroristskilled

Dera Ismail Khan, Jan. 31 -- At least four alleged terrorists were killed and one surrendered to the police during intelligence-based operations in Swabi and Dera Ismail Khan districts of Khyber Pakht... Read More

Priyanka Chopra finally reveals face of daughterMalti Marie

Mumbai, Jan. 31 -- Bollywood beauty Priyanka Chopra, who has made a mark in the international arena with her performance in international projects, has finally revealed the face of her daughter Malti ... Read More

IMF projects India is going to be world's fastest economyin 2023, global growth to drop to 2.9 pct

New York, Jan. 31 -- The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Tuesday released its latest projections on world economic growth where India was seen to be growing at the rate of 6.1 per cent in 2023. ... Read More

Visakhapatnam to be Andhra Pradesh's capital, announces Jagan Mohan Reddy

Hyderabad, Jan. 31 -- Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Jagan Mohan Reddy Tuesday announced that Visakhapatnam will be the state's capital and that he would shift there "in the months to come". The annou... Read More