India ranks 107th out of 121 countries in Global Hunger Index
India ranks 107th out of 121 countries on the Global Hunger Index where it fares worse than all South Asian countries except war-torn Afghanistan.
Acquittal of Professor Saibaba | Supreme Court to hear Maharashtra’s appeal on October 15
The Supreme Court has scheduled a special sitting of a bench of Justices MR Shah and Bela Trivedi on October 15 to hear an urgent appeal by the State of Maharashtra to stay the acquittal of Prof. GN Saibaba and others in a case under of the draconian Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act.
India allowed wheat flour exports from imported grain
India has allowed export-oriented units and companies based in special economic zones to export flour made from imported wheat, a government decree announced on Friday, conceding to demands by food processors to allow shipments of value-added products.
India should choose fiscal and monetary policy carefully to support ‘bright spot’ growth forecast, says IMF
Although it hailed India’s growth rate forecast of 6.8% in FY22-23 and 6.1% in FY23-24, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) warned that policy space was limited given general global conditions. With downward revisions to growth forecasts from June and a slowdown expected next year, a 6.1% growth rate for the next fiscal year for India was ‘still a beacon of hope’ , said Anne-Marie Gulde-Wolf, deputy director of the Asia and Pacific department. at a Thursday night press conference at IMF headquarters here.
INS Arihant launches submarine-launched ballistic missile
On Friday, the country’s first nuclear ballistic missile submarine (SSMN), INS Arihant, successfully launched a submarine-launched ballistic missile (SLBM), validating India’s second nuclear strike capability .
PM Modi to chair CSIR society meeting today
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair a meeting of the Scientific and Industrial Research Society Council in New Delhi on October 15.
PM Modi to address conference of justice ministers and secretaries
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address the inaugural session of the All India Conference of Ministers and Legal Secretaries via video message on October 15.
Army Command Hospital will hold a 2-day National Combat Trauma Care Program in Udhampur
A two-day nationwide Continuing Medical Education (CME) program on the topic of Combat Trauma Care: Emerging Trends will begin on Saturday at the Army Command Hospital in Udhampur district of Jammu and Kashmir, a defense spokesman said.
Putin describes India and China as “close allies and partners; says they have always talked about resolving the Ukrainian conflict peacefully
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday called India and China “close allies and partners” and said the two Asian giants always talk about the need to engage in dialogue and peacefully resolve the Ukraine conflict, nearly a month after Prime Minister Narendra Modi told him. at a summit that today’s era is not one of war.
India are favorites against Sri Lanka in search of a 7th Asian Cup title
A ruthless Indian side would look to reassert their supremacy and aim to claim an unprecedented seventh Asian Cup title when they face Sri Lanka in the final in Sylhet on Saturday. The tournament showcased India’s depth as the younger generation of players shouldered the burden of taking the team to the final without any tangible input from skipper Harmanpreet Kaur and his assistant Smriti Mandhana.