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PM Narendra Modi wishes Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birthday

PM Narendra Modi wishes Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his birthday

He is the leader who inspired many people and lead India to a path of success. Foremost among them is the fact that he was the first non-Congress party Prime Minister to serve and finish his full term as Prime Minister of India. Modi was serving as the "karyakarta" of the BJP that time. He was also the Minister of External Affairs in the cabinet of Morarji Desai. After the Janata government collapsed, Bharatiya Janata Party came into existence.


Two killed in police building collapse

Two killed in police building collapse

Nigeria, Africa's most populous nation, has seen frequent building collapses over the past years with officials keep blaming contractors for using cheap material in construction. It was revealed that the collapsed building failed two integrity tests conducted on separate occasions. Bodies of the victims have since been deposited at the mortuary.


From tomorrow, Modi plays Santa in Kaun Banega Crorepati scheme

From tomorrow, Modi plays Santa in Kaun Banega Crorepati scheme

Ever since the government scrapped the old Rs.500 and Rs.1000 currency notes, almost everyone in the country rode on a high-speed train from cash to digital payments. The schemes are now operational with effect from December 25 for 100 days, till 14th April 2017 on Babasaheb Ambedkar Jayanti. Banks and other shareholders will set up their booths and help centres in the fairs.


Egypt delays United Nations resolution on Israel after Trump call

Egypt delays United Nations resolution on Israel after Trump call

Additionally, Israel recalled its ambassadors to New Zealand and Senegal for consultations and canceled a planned January visit to Israel by Senegal's foreign minister. Mr Trump criticized the United Nations vote, tweeting that " things would be different " after he takes office on January 20. "We have been very open about our view that the [Security Council] should be doing more to support the Middle East peace process and the position we adopted today is totally in line with our ...


Goodwill gesture: Pakistan frees 220 Indian fishermen

Goodwill gesture: Pakistan frees 220 Indian fishermen

Pakistan and India often arrest fishermen from each other countries when they stray across unmarked global boundaries in the Arabian Sea. Spokesman for Edhi Foundation said the fishermen would be brought to Lahore through train and Edhi Foundation will bear all the expenditures in this regard.