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MEA Secy Rahul Chhabra discusses Centre's schemes on indigenous digital platforms at India Telecom 2021

3 Mar,2021 | 23.58PM IST

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MEA Secy Rahul Chhabra discusses Centre's schemes on indigenous digital platforms at India Telecom 2021

New Delhi [India], March 3 (ANI): Addressing the inaugural session of India Telecom 2021, Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) Secretary (Economic Relations) Rahul Chhabra on Wednesday spoke on the Centre's schemes for promoting indigenous digital platforms and e-Governance initiative in friendly countries as part of the country's Development Partnership.

Pooja Chavan death case: Police register non-cognisable offence against BJP leaders, activist Trupti Desai

Washim (Maharashtra) [India], March 3 (ANI): Washim Police in Maharashtra on Wednesday registered a non-cognizable offence against a few Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders and activist Trupti Desai for allegedly defaming members of the Banjara community.

Pashtuns protest at UN headquarters against rights violations in Pakistan

Geneva [Switzerland], March 3 (ANI): Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) Europe branch on Tuesday (local time) organised a protest at the United Nations Headquarters in Geneva against gross human rights violations committed by Pakistan Army on innocent Pashtuns.

Swiss Open: Sindhu marches into second round after win over Yigit

Basel [Switzerland], March 3 (ANI): Indian shuttler PV Sindhu got off to a winning start in the Swiss Open as she defeated Neslihan Yigit of Turkey here on Wednesday.

Nepali Parliamentarians take COVID-19 vaccine ahead of reinstated lower house meeting

Kathmandu [Nepal], March 3 (ANI): Parliamentarians and staffers of the Nepal Parliament took their first jab of Indian-made COVID-19 vaccine at the premises of Minbhawan based Civil Hospital as they prepared to participate in the first meeting of reinstated Lower House Assembly on March 7.

Tejashwi Yadav calls IT raids at properties of Anurag Kashyap, Taapsee Pannu a 'political vendetta'

Patna (Bihar) [India], March 3 (ANI): After the Income Tax Department conducted raids at the properties of film director Anurag Kashyap and actor Taapsee Pannu in Mumbai on Wednesday, Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) leader Tejashwi Yadav slammed the Centre saying "it is a political vendetta".

India reiterates support to South Sudan in ensuring peace, progress

New York [US], March 3 (ANI): India at the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) reiterated that it will continue with the Government of South Sudan in its quest for peace, progress and prosperity in the region.

J-K police organises 'play for peace' cricket tournament in Srinagar

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], March 3 (ANI): With an aim to boost the fitness level of youth and promoting sports activities in the Kashmir valley, Jammu and Kashmir police on Wednesday organized a 'play for peace' cricket tournament.

President Kovind, ministers, famous personalities receive first COVID-19 vaccine shots on Wednesday

New Delhi [India], March 3 (ANI): President Kovind, along with several Union Ministers, leaders, and famous personalities, received their first shots of the COVID-19 vaccine on the third day of the second phase of the world's largest vaccination drive.

Everyone knows imposing Emergency was wrong: Nitish Kumar on Rahul Gandhi's remarks

Patna (Bihar) [India], March 3 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Wednesday said that everyone knows that imposing emergency in the country was wrong.