Electric Vehicles

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UK Seeks Custom Duty Cut On Electric Vehicles Amid Discussion With India

 The UK is pushing for a cut in customs duty on electric vehicles in the ongoing negotiations for signing a free-trade deal with India, a senior official confirmed. At present there is a customs duty of 60 per cent on imported cars priced below $40,000 while it is 100% on those priced above this point. The UK has suddenly brought in the new proposal on electric vehicles, uneasy for India.

Wed, 08 Nov 2023 - 05:26 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: India-UK Free Trade Deal, PM Modi, PM Rishi Sunak, Electric Vehicles

Courtesy: Investing.co

Cleanliness drive

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PM Modi Launches Swacchataa Hi Seva Hai Campaign On Gandhi Jayanti Eve

Marking the occasion of Gandhi Jayanti, on October 2, PM Narendra Modi-led BJP government launched "Swacchataa Hi Seva Hai" campaign towards a clean and neat environment. In his latest Man Ki Baat episode, PM Modi said, Swacchataa (cleanliness) is important and asked citizens to participate and give Swacchanjli to Mahatma Gandhi, the Father of the Nation. Notably, many political leaders, Bollywood actors and other citizens participated in the… read-more

Mon, 02 Oct 2023 - 08:56 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Swacchataa, PM Modi, cleanliness drive, celebrities, Politican Leaders

Opposition Leaders Against One Nation, One Elections, Slams BJP

AIMIM Chief Asaduddin Owaisi opposed the 'One Nation, One Election, proposal of the PM Narendra Modi-led Central Government. Taking a dig at the BJP, Asaduddin Owaisi said, the proposal of the Centre is unconstitutional. In addition, other opposition leaders like Shashi Tharoor, Sanjay Singh and others slammed the 'One Nation, One Election. The opposition said, the I.N.D.I.A alliance has scared the ruling BJP, hence this is an effort to rule… read-more

Fri, 01 Sep 2023 - 01:24 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: One nation, one election, PM Modi, Opposition, AIMIM, Congress, Central Government

Courtesy: The Hindu

Neeraj Chopra

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Neeraj Chopra Wins Gold Medal At World Athletics Championship

President Droupadi Murmu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Indian Army as well as prominent personalities congratulated athlete Neeraj Chopra for winning a historic gold in men's javelin at the World Athletics Championship 2023. Neeraj created history by becoming the first Indian to win gold at the World Athletics Championships. The athlete once again created history and brought glory to the nation.

Mon, 28 Aug 2023 - 09:49 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Neeraj Chopra, Athletics, Gold Medal, World Champion, PM Modi

Vladimir Putin

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Russian Prez Putin Not To Attend G20 Summit In India

Russian President Vladimir Putin had no plans to attend the G20 summit in India in September in person. The International Criminal Court (ICC) has issued an arrest warrant for President Putin accusing him of war crimes in Ukraine, which the Kremlin strongly denies. This means he risks arrest when travelling abroad. The statement came amid the ongoing BRICS Summit in South Africa.

Fri, 25 Aug 2023 - 05:31 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: trials, Russian President, Vladimir Putin, PM Modi, G20 Summit, India

Courtesy: NDTV


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BRICC Summit Announces 6 Nations To Be Full Members, In Effect From Jan 2024

The BRICS grouping will invite six nations to become full members, South Africa President Cyril Ramaphosa said this afternoon. These countries are Egypt, Ethiopia, Iran, Argentina, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia, and will join Brazil, Russia, China, India and South Africa, Mr Ramaphosa said, adding membership will take effect from January 1 next year. PM Narendra Modi, who is in Johannesburg to attend the BRICS Summit, welcomed six… read-more

Thu, 24 Aug 2023 - 01:43 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: BRIC Summit, Full Member, six nations, PM Modi, South Africa President

Courtesy: NDTV

Monsoon parliament Session

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New Bill Proposed In Parliament, To Replace CJI In Selection Panel

In the Monsoon Parliament Session, a new Bill was introduced in the Rajya Sabha. The bill proposed to replace the Chief Justice of India (CJI) in the selection panel for appointment of Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) and Elections Commissioners (ECs). So far, as per a Supreme Court order, the selection committee had three members, the PM, the Leader of Opposition of Lok Sabha and the Chief Justice.

Thu, 10 Aug 2023 - 05:30 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Monsoon Parliament Session, Indian government, Replace CJI, panel, PM Modi

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Mallikarjun Kharge

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Mallikarjun Kharge Expects Elaborate Statement By PM Modi On Manipur Violence

The Indian National Congress President Mallikarjun Kharge took a dig at the BJP-led Central Government and PM Narendra Modi. On the second day of the Monsoon Parliament Session, the Congress President said, they expect an official elaborate statement by PM Narendra Modi over the horrific Manipur Sexual Assault Violence against two women. The party also proposed for a discussion over the issue and Manipur violence and protest for months.

Fri, 21 Jul 2023 - 11:01 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Mallikarjun Kharge, Indian government, manipur violence, PM Modi, Official Statement

Courtesy: India Today

PM Narendra Modi -John Abraham

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John Abraham Appeals To PM Modi, Asks For Amendments In Animal Protection Act

John Abraham made a passionate appeal to PM Narendra Modi, urging him to enact necessary amendments to the Animal Protection Act. In a video shared on his social media handle, John emphasized the importance of safeguarding animals across the country. He further said,Cruelty to animals is against the moral fibre of… read-more

Tue, 18 Jul 2023 - 02:32 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Animal Protection, John Abraham, Indian Politician, animals, PM Modi

Rahul Gandhi

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Rahul Gandhi Takes Dig At PM Modi's France Visit

Congress leader and former MP Rahul Gandhi on Saturday launched a fresh attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling him out for his "silence" on Manipur issue.  Manipur burns. EU Parliament discusses India's internal matter. PM hasn't said a word on either! Meanwhile, Rafale gets him a ticket to the Bastille Day Parade", said Congress leader Gandhi tweeted. Prime Minister Modi began his two-day visit to France on July 13.

Sat, 15 Jul 2023 - 04:10 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Indian Politics, Rahul Gandhi, Congress, PM Modi, France Visit