Day: February 12, 2022

U.S. removing about 150 military trainers from Ukraine

WASHINGTON, Feb 12 – About 150 U.S. troops from the Florida National Guard who have been in Ukraine to help train Ukrainian forces are leaving the country as the threat of a Russian invasion increases, the Pentagon said on Saturday. Pentagon spokesman John Kirby said the decision, first […]

New Zealand tries old earworm hits to flush out protesters

WELLINGTON, New Zealand — Some countries might send in a riot squad to disperse trespassing protesters. In New Zealand, authorities turned on the sprinklers and Barry Manilow. Initial moves to try and flush out several hundred protesters who have been camped on Parliament’s grassy grounds since Tuesday had little […]

Putin, Biden plan high-stakes phone call in Ukraine crisis

MOSCOW — Russian President Vladimir Putin and U.S. President Joe Biden are to hold a high-stakes telephone call on Saturday as tensions over a possibly imminent invasion of Ukraine escalated sharply and the U.S. announced plans to evacuate its embassy in the Ukrainian capital. Before talking to Biden, […]

President of India Visits Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar Memorial at Ambadawe Village in Ratnagiri, Maharashtra

DELHI, FEBRUARY 12: The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind visited Ambadawe village (ancestral village of Dr B.R. Ambedkar) in the Ratnagiri district of Maharashtra today (February 12, 2022) where he performed pooja of the Asthi Kalash of Dr B. R. Ambedkar and paid floral tributes to […]

Remarks by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi at the One Ocean Summit

President Macron, Excellencies, Namaskar! I congratulate President Macron on this important global initiative for oceans. India has always been a maritime civilization. Our ancient scriptures and literature talk about the gifts of the oceans including marine life. Today, our security and prosperity are linked to oceans. India’s ”Indo-Pacific […]

PM condoles demise of noted Industrialist Shri Rahul Bajaj

DELHI, FEBRUARY 12: The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has expressed deep grief over the demise of noted Industrialist Shri Rahul Bajaj. In a tweet, the Prime Minister said; “Shri Rahul Bajaj Ji will be remembered for his noteworthy contributions to the world of commerce and industry. Beyond […]


DELHI, FEBRUARY 12: 172.29 cr vaccine doses have been administered so far under Nationwide Vaccination Drive India’s Active caseload currently stands at 6,10,443 Active cases standat 1.43% Recovery Rate currently at 97.37% 1,36,962recoveries in the last 24 hours increases Total Recoveries to 4,14,68,120 50,407 new cases recorded in the […]

Jawahar Lal Nehru and his life

एक राजनेता और प्रधानमंत्री के तौर पर जवाहरलाल नेहरू की उपलब्धियों और असफलताओं पर बहस हो सकती है लेकिन ये भी सच है कि उनके मानवीय पक्ष को किसी तरह नकारा नहीं जा सकता है. जवाहरलाल नेहरू की पुण्यतिथि पर उनके जीवन के कुछ दिलचस्प पहलुओं पर नज़र […]