Government will organise regional film festivals in country to promote Indian films , says I&B Secretary:Information and Broadcasting Secretary Amit Khare has said that the government will organise regional film festivals in the country to promote Indian films.
Security tightened in Ayodhya ahead of Dharma Sabha organised by Vishwa Hindu Parishad:In Uttar Pradesh, temple city Ayodhya has been turned into fortress in the wake of Dharam Sabha of Vishwa Hindu Parishad VHP today.
J&K: Six terrorists killed in encounter with security forces in Shopian district:In Jammu and Kashmir, six unidentified terrorists were killed in a fierce gunfight that raged between terrorists and security forces at Batgund village in south Kashmir’s Shopian district.
PM Modi: Congress government promoted divisive politics:With just 3 days left for polling in Madhya Pradesh and Mizoram, electioneering has reached its peak in both the states.
Radio is powerful means of communication , says PM Modi:Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said, communication will be moreeffective if we accept instead of expect and discuss instead of dismiss.
International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women is being observed in Nepal:In Nepal, the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women is being observed today. A number of programmes are being organized across the country with the theme of “Gender-based violence and abuse: Not accepted to us”.
- Latest Current Affairs 20th November 2018
President: Vietnam is pivotal to India’s “Act East” policy:India and Vietnam agreed to further strengthen bilateral strategic cooperation in defence peaceful use of atomic energy and oil and gas sectors as President Ram Nath Kovind held productive and extensive talks with his counterpart Nguyen Phu Trong on the last day of his Vietnam visit.
PM Modi: Government working on doubling farmers’ income by 2022:Prime Minister Narendra Modi was at the frontlines of the poll battle for Madhya Pradesh on Tuesday for the BJP.
Jammu-Kashmir Panchayat Polls: 71.1% voting in Phase-II:In Jammu and Kashmir Polling for the 2nd phase of panchayat elections which began at 8 am amidst stringent security arrangements concluded peacefully.
Election to Chhattisgarh assembly concludes:The second phase of polling concluded peacefully in Chhattisagrh on Tuesday.
PM Modi addresses rally in Jhabua, MP:Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday said he used the “bitter medicine” of demonetisation to bring back money into banking system and to give “proper treatment to deep-rooted corruption system” in the country.
6 killed in explosion near ordnance depot in Maharashtra :At least six people were killed and 10 others injured in an explosion near an ordnance depot in Maharashtra’s Wardha district on Tuesday morning.
Second phase of panchayat polls underway in J&K:Voting for the second phase of the Jammu and Kashmir panchayat elections is underway at over 2,100 polling stations in the state.
Four terrorists killed, an army jawan martyred in Shopian encounter:Four Hizbul Mujahideen terrorists killed and an Army jawan belonging to an elite para unit was martyred on Tuesday in an encounter in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir.
Voting underway for 2nd phase polling in Chhattisgarh:Voting for the second and final phase of Chhattisgarh Assembly elections began on Tuesday amid high security.
White House restores full press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta:The Trump administration has restored the full press credentials of CNN reporter Jim Acosta who was temporarily barred from entering thw White House. Following the decision, CNN announced to withdraw its lawsuit against the White House.
RBI to set up expert panel to look into issues on capital surplus:The RBI board on Monday decided to set up a high-powered committee to examine issues related to surplus capital of Rs 9.69 lakh crore with the central bank and advised it to consider a scheme for restructuring stressed assets in the MSME sector.
President Kovind hails Vietnam’s ‘spectacular’ economic growth:President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday hailed Vietnam’s “spectacular” economic growth in the last two decades, as he called for Vietnamese collaboration in India’s flagship government programmes to boost bilateral trade, technology and investment relations.
49th International Film Festival of India opens in Goa:The 49th International Film Festival of India began in Goa today.
Melissa McCarthy to receive Spotlight Award during Palm Springs Film Fest:Actor Melissa McCarthy will be felicitated with the Spotlight Award during the Palm Springs International Film Festival.
49th India International Film Festival begins today:The 49th edition of the International Film Festival of India will open on Tuesday with the gala opening ceremony at the Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Indoor Stadium in Goa.
NASA picks ancient Martian river delta for 2020 rover touchdown:NASA has picked an ancient river delta as the landing site for its uncrewed Mars 2020 rover, to hunt for evidence of past life on Earth’s neighboring planet.
India saw 24% reduction in malaria cases in 2017 as compared to 2016: World Malaria Report:The latest World Health Organisation (WHO) World Malaria Report has suggested that reductions in malaria cases have stalled after several years of decline globally, even though several countries, including India have shown progress.