The co-operation with South Korea will help India in upgrading and modernising its facilities and execute naval shipbuilding projects in a timely and cost effective manner.
Authors, publishers, booksellers, librarians around the world joined the celebrations of World Book and Copyright Day 2017.
On this occasion, a MoU was signed between India and Indonesia to strengthen cooperation in the field of oil and gas.
This year's theme highlights the fact that education is the foundation for progress. The world today needs a global citizenry fluent in the concepts of climate change and aware of its unprecedented threat to the earth.
India, along with 12 other members, was elected for the period of three years to the Committee for Programme and Coordination (CPC), a subsidiary body of the UN Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC).
The Horticulture Department has set up eight small leaf composters in two parks in Bengaluru to help deal with tonnes of dry leaves.
The 2017 TripAdvisor Travelers’ Choice Awards were determined using an algorithm that took into account the quantity and quality of reviews and ratings for hotels, restaurants and attractions in destinations worldwide.
Aditi Ashok bagged the award for Outstanding Achievement. Aditi finished second in the Ladies European Tour (LET) order of merit in 2016.
However, the Olympic Council of Asia has not yet announced the specific video games that will be a part of the next two Asian Games.
After detaching the derailed coaches, the remaining portion of the train consisting of eight coaches, moved to the Kalagapur railway station.
Delhi High Court judges have decided to give up the use of red beacons starting immediately. The decision follows Union Cabinet’s ruling that bans the use of beacon lights from 1 May 2017.
INS Darshak, which is on a two-month deployment in the Sri Lankan waters, is jointly with the Sri Lankan Navy is surveying the bay, which was last studied in the year 1901.
The decision over extension of ceasefire was taken at a meeting held between the officials of the Union Home Ministry and the Ceasefire Supervisory Board of Naga armed factions on 17 April 2017 in New Delhi.
91-year-old Bhakti Yadav was presented with the Padma Shri at her home by the district administration to recognise her service to the poor.
The auctioning the Taj Mansingh Hotel property was stiffly opposed by Tata group-run Indian Hotels Company Ltd which manages the hotel.
The plan highlights the need for tackling antimicrobial resistance (AMR) across multiple sectors such as human health, animal husbandry, agriculture and environment in consideration of the “One-Health” approach.
National Commission for Backward Classes (Repeal) Bill, 2017 calls for repealing the National Commission for Backward Classes Act, 1993 along with Savings Clause.
Nicolini has been bestowed for the award for her commitment to saving the lives of migrants and refugees.
The National green tribunal has ordered the closure of all industries located in the vicinity of Bellandur Lake in Bangalore.
Tripura is selected for the Krishi Karman Award 2015-16 in small category (less than 1 million tonnes). It is honoured for a commendable increase in food grain production in small category states.
Presently, only 13 of the 1948 Gandhi 10-rupee Purple Brown and Lake Service stamps are in circulation.
The controversy related to the Tamil version of One Part Woman forced the original author Murugan to withdraw from the world of writing.
The first United Nations Chinese Day was held on 12 November 2010 at the United Nations Headquarters in New York.
Prince William presented the honour to the pop singer turned fashion designer at the Buckingham Palace in London.
It ruled that there will be no fresh trial because of framing of conspiracy charges against senior BJP leaders.
The red beacon ban will not be implemented in cases of emergency vehicles like ambulances, fire brigades and Police.
Similar to 2016, this year again three Marathi films have found their way to Cannes, one of the biggest film markets in the world.
In addition, Modi will also hold meetings with the Sri Lankan leadership. The two nations will discuss key issues, including the Palk Bay fisheries conflict, apart from finalising development cooperation agreements.
Veteran actress Saira Banu has been named for the prestigious Raj Kapoor Lifetime achievement award of the Maharashtra Government.
Baheti is a businessman by profession. In 2013, he was diagnosed with Stargardt’s disease, a type of macular degeneration that eventually leads to blindness.