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I have used the word 'Hindi' not 'Hindu': Najma Heptullah Aug 29, 11:58 am
New Delhi, Aug. 29 (ANI): Rejecting allegations that she had endorsed Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh chief Mohan Bhagwat's view that that all Indians are Hindus and their cultural identity is Hindutva, Minority Affairs Minister Najma Heptullah on Friday came out strongly against what she said was a 'mistake by the reporter' on her usage of the term 'Hindu' in an interview to a newspaper.
Its official: Indians are not serious boozers! Aug 26, 2:52 pm
Washington, Aug 26 (ANI): India has been ranked among the moderate drinkers in a poll that demonstrated the maximum amount of alcohol consumed across the globe whereas Belarus topped the chart with 17.5 litres of annual alcohol consumption.
New Delhi, Aug. 15 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi today extended his greetings to Indians around the globe on the occasion of the nation's 68th Independence Day.
New Delhi, Aug. 14 (ANI): Former Samajwadi Party (SP) leader Shahid Siddiqui today said that Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar's statement that Indians abroad are called 'Hindu' irrespective of which religion they follow is derogatory in nature, but is not a big issue.
MEA: Indians in Mosul still in custody Aug 13, 7:17 pm
New Delhi, Aug 13 (ANI): According to Syed Akbaruddin, spokesperson of the Ministry of External Affairs, the Indian nationals in Mosul, Iraq are still under captivity of the ISIS.
New Delhi, Aug. 7 (ANI): Another special Air India flight will leave tomorrow for Djerba in Tunisia to bring back 216 Indian nationals stranded in Libya.
New Delhi, Aug.6 (ANI): The Embassy of Kazakhstan has said that Mr. Iqbal Mulla, former president of the Travel Agents Association of India (TAAI), and other tourist operators have claimed that they were misquoted by the Daily News and Analysis (DNA) on Kazakhstan is emerging as the new sex tourism hub for Indians.
New Delhi, Aug.5 (ANI): Studies since 2012 have estimated that over 74 per cent of urban Indians are overweight (i.e. BMI over 23 kg/m2).
Francis D'Souza apologizes for calling India a Hindu country Jul 28, 7:51 pm
Panaji, July 28 (ANI): Goa's Deputy Chief Minister Francis D'Souza on Monday apologized for his statement in which he called India a Hindu country and that all Indians are Hindus, describing himself as a Hindu Christian.
New Delhi, July 25 (ANI): After Goa minister Dipak Dhavalikar's statement that Prime Minister Modi will make India a Hindu nation, another Goa minister has made a foot in mouth comment about this issue.
Kejriwal, kin of Indians stranded in Iraq demonstrate for safe return of their loved ones Jul 22, 7:47 pm
New Delhi, July 22 (ANI): Families of Indians stranded in Iraq on Tuesday held a demonstration along with Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal, urging the central government to ensure speedy and safe return of their loved ones.
New Delhi, July 18 (ANI): Confirming that no Indian citizens were on board the Malaysian jet which was downed in Ukraine near the Russian border, Union Civil Aviation Minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju today said that India has alerted its own airlines to avoid Ukraine.
Indians least comfortable with beach nudity: Study Jul 17, 4:47 pm
Washington, July 17 (ANI): A new study has revealed that residents of India and other Asian countries like Hong Kong and Malaysia are least comfortable with public nudity on beaches.
NSA Ajit Doval, IB chief Asif Ibrahim played key role in evacuating Indians from Iraq Jul 8, 7:08 pm
New Delhi, July 8 (ANI): National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval and Intelligence Bureau (IB) Chief Asif Ibrahim played a key role in the evacuation of 46 nurses as well as thousands Indian stuck up in crisis-hit Iraq.
Govt. ready to discuss all issues: Venkaiah Naidu Jul 7, 12:05 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said on Monday that the government is ready to discuss all issues, including inflation and the evolving situation with regard to Indians stranded in Iraq during the 42-day-long Budget Session of Parliament.
117 Indians reach Delhi from Iraq: Reports Jul 7, 11:40 am
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): About 117 Indians, who had been stuck in the conflict zone in Iraq reportedly reached New Delhi this morning today. They were brought from Najaf by an Iraq Airways flight.
New Delhi, July 7 (ANI): Around 2,200 Indians residing in southern Iraq are likely to return home in the next 36 to 48 hours, the Ministry of External Affairs has said in a media briefing over the weekend.
New Delhi, July 6 (ANI): Indian citizens returning from various cities of Iraq say that not only did they have to battle unsafe surroundings and constant bombings but also non-payment of salaries and dues.
Indians across the country urge Railway Minister to improve facilities, cleanliness and security in trains Jul 5, 9:42 pm
Lucknow, Agra (Uttar Pradesh)/ Siliguri (West Bengal)/ Vadodara (Gujarat), July 5 (ANI): Common People have urged the Railway Minister Devaragunda Venkappa Sadananda Gowda to improve facilities, cleanliness and beef up security in trains ahead of his maiden budget in the Parliament.
New Delhi, July 5, (ANI): General Vijay Kumar Singh has stated that Sushma Swaraj and the government are doing all they can to bring back Indians stuck in Iraq.
Amritsar (ANI): Punjab Chief Minister, Parkash Singh Badal, today hoped that all the Indians stranded in Iraq return home safe and sound.
New Delhi, July 4 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Friday expressed his joy over the expected return of the 46 Indian nurses stranded in Iraq tomorrow and said that he was relieved that the latter have reached a secure area in Iraq.
46 nurses stranded in Iraq now free, to return tomorrow: MEA Jul 4, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, July 4 (ANI): Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin on Friday said that the 46 nurses who were stranded in Iraq and moved to another location against their will yesterday, are now free.
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D. Raja today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take help from friendly countries to rescue the stranded nurses from Iraq.
MEA, Indian mission in Iraq trying to secure quick release of stranded Indians: Chandy Jul 3, 8:37 pm
New Delhi, July 3 (ANI): Kerala Chief Minister Oomen Chandy said here on Thursday that the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and the Indian Embassy in Iraq are trying their best to secure the release of stranded Indians at the earliest.
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