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Singapore bans ‘The Kashmir Files’, calls it provocative

Singapore: Singapore has banned ‘The Kashmir Files’, a film on the subject of the exodus of Kashmiri Pandits from the Kashmir Valley in the early 1990s that has raked up a lot of controversy. Authorities assessed the film to be beyond Singapore’s film classification guidelines, according to a joint statement issued by the Infocomm Media...

PM Modi gifts Kutch’s Rogan painting to Denmark queen

Copenhagen/Ahmedabad: The art of Gujarat is going places, that too, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. On his visit to Denmark, he gifted a Rogan painting to Queen Margrethe II. Rogan painting is an art of cloth printing practised in Kutch. The craft involves paint made from boiled castor oil and vegetable dyes. This paint is...

Days after arrest by Assam police, Jignesh Mevani to return to Ahmedabad today

Ahmedabad:  Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani, who was arrested by the Assam police last week, will arrive at Ahmedabad airport late on Tuesday afternoon. In a video message, he said he would be landing at Ahmedabad airport at 4 pm. From there, he will be going to Sarangpur to offer flowers to the statue of Dr...

Centre takes 68% of fuel taxes, yet abdicates responsibility: Rahul Gandhi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s federalism is coercive, not cooperative, said Congress MP Rahul Gandhi as he took a jibe at the Centre a day after Modi urged non-BJP ruled states to reduce taxes on fuels. He accused the PM of denying responsibility despite 68 per cent of the taxes going to the Centre....

PM Narendra Modi to embark on first overseas trip of 2022, will visit German, Denmark, France

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will make an official visit to Germany, Denmark and France from May 2 to 4, the Ministry of External Affairs said. This will be his first overseas trip in 2022. As per the itinerary shared by the ministry, PM Modi will hold bilateral talks with German Chancellor Olaf Sholz...

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani re-arrested immediately after bail  

He was arrested by Assam’s Barpeta police in a case of alleged assault on a woman cop   Guwahati: Shortly after getting bail from the Assam High Court in a case related to his tweet against PM Narendra Modi, Gujarat (Vadgam) MLA Jignesh Mevani was arrested again in another case. He was taken back to...

UK PM Boris Johnson meets PM Modi in Delhi on Day 2 of India tour

He received the guard of honour at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday morning   Ahmedabad: UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson reached Delhi, the next stop of his two-day India visit. He was received by Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Rashtrapati Bhavan on Friday morning. The two countries are expected to work towards a free trade agreement...

Gujarat MLA Jignesh Mevani arrested by Assam police over tweet

An FIR had been registered in Assam against his tweet saying PM Modi considered Godse his God   Ahmedabad: Vadgam MLA Jignesh Mevani was arrested by Assam police on the basis of a complaint filed in Assam over his “objectionable” tweets. He was arrested from Palanpur circuit house. The complaint against Jignesh Mevani was filed...

PM Modi on 3-day tour of Gujarat from today

Gandhinagar/New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will arrive in Gujarat on Monday on a three-day tour of the state. He will be returning to Delhi on April 20. On Monday, at around 6 pm, PM Modi will visit the Command and Control Centre for Schools in Gandhinagar. On Day 2 of his stay, he will...

PM Modi inaugurates Pradhanmantri Sangrahalaya

The museum is dedicated to all the former prime ministers of India   New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Pradhanmantri Sanghralaya in New Delhi on the occasion of Ambedkar Jayanti on Thursday. He bought the first ticket and took a tour of the museum. “The main responsibility of this Parliamentary system has been on...

West Bengal BJP MPs to meet PM Modi on Wednesday

Meeting comes in wake of ruckus in WB Assembly over Birbhum violence   New Delhi: Members of Parliament from West Bengal will be meeting Prime Minister Narendra Modi over breakfast on Wednesday. Their meeting comes after the ruckus in the West Bengal over the violence in Birbhum. Eight persons, including women and children, were killed...

Japanese PM Fumio Kishida on 2-day India visit from today

Fumio Kishida set to announce $42 billion investment in India over next 5 years   New Delhi: Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida will be in India for two days – March 19 and 20 – for the 14th India-Japan Annual Summit. The diplomatic relations between India and Japan complete 70 years this year. Kishida will...