Day: May 3, 2022

Extreme heat kills at least 25 in India’s Maharashtra state

NEW DELHI, May 3 – India’s western state of Maharashtra has registered 25 deaths from heat stroke since late March, the highest toll in the past five years, with more fatalities likely elsewhere in a country sweltering in temperatures over 40 degrees Celsius. Scientists have linked the early […]

Ukrainian prosecutor says Russia uses rape as a war tactic, calls Putin a war criminal

IRPIN, Ukraine, May 3 – Ukraine’s prosecutor general accused Russia on Tuesday of using rape as a tactic of war and described Russian President Vladimir Putin as “the main war criminal of the 21st century”. Russia has previously denied targeting civilians and has rejected allegations that its forces […]

Live updates | EU on cusp of proposing new Russia sanctions

BRUSSELS — The European Union’s top diplomat says the bloc’s executive branch is on the cusp of proposing a new raft of sanctions against Russia, including on oil. EU policy commissioners have been discussing the new sanctions and are set to send their proposals later Tuesday to the […]

Eid- Ul- Fitr celebrated with fervour & gaiety at Udhampur

UDHAMPUR, MAY 03: Like other parts of country Eid-ul– Fitr was also celebrated with religious fervour and festivity across the District Udhampur. The biggest religious congregation held at Eid Gah, Adarsh Colony Udhampur, where thousands of Muslims offered Eid- Ul- Fitr Nimaz. Elaborate arrangements were also made by […]

AC approves creation of posts in different Government departments

JAMMU, MAY 03: The Administrative Council (AC) which met here under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, today approved the departmental proposals for creation of new posts in various sectors. Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta, Chief Secretary, J&K and […]

Lt Governor takes part in the Bhoomi Pujan of Yatri Niwas of Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board at Srinagar

Yatri Niwas being built in Jammu and Srinagar will be developed into vibrant centers of spirituality and knowledge: LG Spiritual programs will be organized round the year for the pilgrims and local people: LG I want to assure all the devotees that the UT administration and local people […]

Union Power Minister holds round table meeting with major German energy companies

Power Minister invites German energy companies to come and invest in India India to add some of the largest capacities in battery storage, green hydrogen and green ammonia for our own purposes and for export: Shri R.K Singh Significant opportunities in Offshore wind; India planning to have a […]

Prime Minister’s Interaction with the Indian Community in Germany

MAY 3, 2022 Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi addressed and interacted with the Indian community in Germany at the Theatre am Potsdamer Platz, Berlin. More than 1600 members of the vibrant Indian community in Germany consisting of students, researchers and professionals participated in the event. Prime Minister noted […]

Press Release on Prime Minister’s meeting with Prime Minister of Denmark

DELHI, MAY 3: Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi held a bilateral meeting today with the Prime Minister of Denmark, H.E. Ms. Mette Frederiksen. The two leaders held talks in a one-on-one format, followed by delegation level talks. Both Prime Ministers reviewed progress of the India-Denmark Green Strategic Partnership. […]