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India fully supports cause of Palestinians: Sushma Swaraj  Jul 31, 8:22 pm
New Delhi, July 31 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today said that India's policy is clear on Gaza crisis and that the country fully supports the cause of Palestinians.
India considers Nepal as priority in its foreign policy  Jul 26, 10:00 pm
Kathmandu (Nepal), July 26 (ANI): India today emphasized that it considers Nepal to be as one of the high priority areas in its foreign policy during External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj's official trip to the Himalayan nation.
Govt. review of senior citizens policy to be finalized soon  Jul 22, 7:09 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment Sudarshan Bhagat told the Lok Sabha here today that a review of the National Policy for Senior Citizens is being undertaken and will be finalized soon.
Most Americans want US to stay out of conflict-torn countries: Poll  Jul 22, 5:59 pm
Washington, July 22 (ANI): Most American citizens oppose America's direct involvement in Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Ukraine, a new poll revealed.
Need to set up consultative mechanism to integrate North East with Look East Policy: NEC  Jul 19, 5:28 pm
Guwahati (Assam), July 19 (ANI): There is an urgent need to set up a consultative mechanism to integrate India's Look East Policy with the requirements of the North East. This was stated by M P Bezbaruah, Member, North Eastern Council at a Stakeholders' Consultative Workshop on The Role of the Bangladesh-China-India-Myanmar (BCIM) Economic Corridor in Regional Integration: Perspectives from Northeast India being organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry in cooperation with the North Eastern Council, the Institute of Chinese Studies and the Observer Research Foundation in Guwahati today.
Google Plus to no longer ask for 'real' names following privacy concerns  Jul 16, 1:49 pm
Washington, July 16 (ANI): Google Plus has reportedly stopped asking people for their 'real names' after receiving complaints that the policies put users at risk.
Piyush Goyal calls Jaitley's budget transformative with emphasis on investment -led growth  Jul 10, 7:18 pm
New Delhi, July 10 (ANI): Minister of State for Power Piyush Goyal, applauding the Union Budget 2014-15 said that "This is a transformative budget focusing on policy initiatives and a heavy emphasis has been laid on investment-led growth, which is reminiscent of the Vajpayee-era.
Pakistan determined to eliminate all terrorists, says defence minister  Jul 8, 12:48 pm
Karachi, July 8 (ANI): Pakistan, after making major policy changes, is set to eliminate militant groups in its army operation in the North Waziristan tribal region.
DMRC to install three more solar plants   Jul 3, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): The Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) is going to install three more roof top solar power plants in its premises, as a continuation of its policy to encourage eco friendly work practices and technologies.
CII welcomes latest notification of Commerce and Industry Ministry to increase initial validity of industrial license  Jul 2, 7:40 pm
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): CII welcomes the latest notification of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry to increase the initial validity of Industrial License.
Rajnath Singh reviewed policy planning division of MHA  Jul 2, 4:21 pm
New Delhi, July 2 (ANI): The functioning of the policy planning division in the Ministry of Home Affairs was reviewed by Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh here today.
Visa policy for Afghan nationals streamlined  Jul 1, 11:20 am
New Delhi, July 1 (ANI): The Indian Government has streamlined the visa policy for Afghan nationals to stay in India on humanitarian grounds from today.
Pursuit of world peace is fundamental tenet of India's foreign policy: Hamid Ansari  Jun 28, 6:01 pm
Beijing, June 28 (ANI): Vice President Hamid Ansari on Saturday described India and China as 'strategic partners', and said that pursuit of world peace is a fundamental tenet of India's foreign policy.
Smriti Irani for promoting uniformity in education  Jun 27, 7:03 pm
Bhopal, June 27 (ANI): Human Resource Development (HRD) Minister Smriti Irani said here on Friday that she would take steps to revise the National Education Policy (NEP) and include methods to bring greater uniformity in education, considering the challenges faced by the current generation.
Govt. to develop new aquaculture growth policy  Jun 23, 5:17 pm
Hyderabad, June 23 (ANI): The government is planning to develop a policy for aquaculture growth in the country.
NDA violating constitution bench judgement on governor's issue: Tewari  Jun 20, 1:12 pm
New Delhi, June 20 (ANI): Former union minister and Congress Party leader Manish Tewari, on Friday said the NDA Government is pursuing a policy of changing UPA-appointed governors and heads of statutory corporations, which is a violation of an order passed by a Constitution bench of the Supreme Court.
E-cigarettes being heavily marketed through media  Jun 19, 4:45 pm
Washington, June 19 (ANI): A survey by researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago's Institute for Health Research and Policy has found that adults are widely exposed to e-cigarette marketing through the media, but those messages reach different demographic groups in different ways.
Indian ambassador to Afghanistan hopes for peace, security  Jun 17, 9:58 am
Kabul, June 17 (ANI): Stating that India's policy towards Afghanistan transcends political differences, India's ambassador to Afghanistan, Amar Sinha has said that India must worry about the security situation there.
India is cornerstone to Bhutan's foreign policy, reiterates Bhutan PM  Jun 15, 11:32 pm
Thimphu, June 15 (ANI): Reiterating that India is the cornerstone of Bhutan's foreign policy, Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay said that the Bhutanese Government is committed to this policy, and added that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to his country is significant for the bilateral relations between the two countries.
Modi's Bhutan visit elicits thumbs up from leaders  Jun 15, 5:31 pm
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi's maiden foreign visit to Bhutan has elicited a spirited approval of his foreign policy vision among leaders here.
Bhutan will be a key foreign policy priority of my government: Modi  Jun 15, 8:50 am
New Delhi, June 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday that India and Bhutan are bound by common interests and shared prosperity, and therefore, nurturing relations with that country would be a key foreign policy priority of his government.
Modi's rape-charged minister belittles zero tolerance against rape policy: Alvi   Jun 13, 12:28 pm
New Delhi, June 13 (ANI): Congress leader Rashid Alvi, today said that even though PM Narendra Modi talks of zero tolerance against rapes, he has a minister who is summoned on rape charges.
U.S., India must 'reorient' foreign policy through geo-economics: Blackwill  Jun 10, 2:57 pm
New Delhi, June 10 (ANI): Underscoring its strategic importance, former US Ambassador to India, Robert Blackwill, today urged U.S. and India to capitalise on economic instruments to promote and defend national interests, and to produce beneficial geopolitical results.
Health crisis at the border  Jun 10, 11:13 am
Mendhar, June 10 (ANI) The new Union Health Minister Harsh Vardhan has raised hopes of the Indian citizens by promising that the government would work to provide 'health insurance coverage for all' through a national insurance policy for health.
Chinese general states US foreign policy has 'erectile dysfunction' problem  Jun 4, 4:18 pm
Washington, June 4 (ANI): A Chinese general, Maj. Gen. Zhu Chenghu, has smashed US foreign policy under president Obama, saying that the policy has an 'erectile dysfunction' problem.