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Punjab Congress delegation, led by Capt Amarinder, meets CEC

New Delhi: Punjab Congress president Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday led a delegation of party MPs and MLAs to meet the Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Naseem Zaidi with the demand for the imposition of President’s Rule in Punjab to ensure free and fair elections. With elections to the state assembly due early next year, Captain

Anupam Kher meets Madhya Pradesh CM

Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher met Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Chouhan and discussed the happenings in the country. Anupam on Monday evening shared a photograph of himself with Chouhan from his office. “Thank you CM Shivraj Chouhanji for your love, warmth and hospitality. It was so wonderful to listen to your thoughts on our

Modi meets former Japanese PM Mori

Tokyo: Ahead of the annual India-Japan bilateral summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi met former Japanese Prime Minister Yoshiro Mori here on Friday. “An important elder statesman pays a visit. Former PM of Japan Yoshiro Mori, an old friend of India, calls on PM @narendramodi in Tokyo,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted along with

Trump meets with Republican leaders of Congress

Washington: President-elect Donald Trump on Thursday met in Washington with the Republican leaders of Congress including House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. on Thursday, Ryan hosted Trump, along with his wife Melania and Vice President-elect Mike Pence, for lunch at the Capitol Hill Club and then the group met in the

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PM meets service chiefs

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met Army Chief Dalbir Singh, Navy Chief Sunil Lanba and Indian Air Force Vice Chief B.S. Dhanoa, an official said. National Security Advisor Ajit Doval was also present at the meeting. The meeting comes as tension along the India-Pakistan border continues, with over 100 violations from the

Mother of missing JNU student meets Rajnath

New Delhi: The mother of missing student of JNU Najeeb Ahmed today met Home Minister Rajnath Singh, who assured her of his intervention to find out the youth who has been untraceable since October 15. Fatima Nafees and other family members urged the Home Minister to trace Najeeb, a student of School of Biotechnology in

JK Governor meets Rajnath, discusses reopening of schools

New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Governor N NVohra today met Home Minister Rajnath Singh and discussed with him the situation in the state especially the issue of reopening schools in the unrest-hit Valley. During the 30-minute meeting, Vohra briefed Singh on the prevailing situation in the sensitive state, whice has been witnessing unrest for more

Modi expresses grief soldiers' death among avalanches

Modi meets Brazilian President Benaulim

Goa: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday held a bilateral meeting with Brazilian President Michel Temer. “Day 3 in Goa set aside for another Bilateral Summit. PM Modi welcomes President Michel Temer of Brazil,” spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Vikas Swarup said in a tweet. Temer was in Goa to attend the eighth BRICS

Brad Pitt meets his children for first time since divorce

Los Angeles: Actor Brad Pitt reportedly reunited with his children for the first since Angelina Jolie filed for divorce. Jolie filed for divorce on September 19 citing irreconcilable differences and said the decision has been taken for the “health of the family”. The 52-year-old actor had a “wonderful” time with his kids, reported People magazine.

NSA Doval meets Chinese envoy

New Delhi: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval met new Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui here on Monday, days after China again stalled India’s move to get Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar listed as a terrorist by the United Nations. The meeting between the two, held at South Block, comes as China has been openly supportive of

Parrikar meets defence chiefs after Baramulla attack

New Delhi: Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Monday met the three Service chiefs in the wake of a terror attack at a Rashtriya Rifle camp in Baramulla town of Jammu and Kashmir. Army chief General Dalbir Singh, Air Force chief Marshal Arup Raha and Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba met the minister as tension continues

Badal meets families of war martyrs

Chandigarh: Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today said the demand of war widows for allotment of land, as per government’s policy, or compensation in lieu thereof would be met. Badal, who is unwell, met a delegation of war widows and requested them to give some more time to complete the formalities. The families of

Milind Deora meets Tommy Hilfiger

Mumbai: Former union minister Milind Deora said he was happy to meet American fashion designer Tommy Hilfiger, who shared his love for Indian fashion, especially the work of designer duo Gauri and Nainika. “Was a pleasure to see you again Tommy Hilfiger and to discover just how much you respect Indian fashion, especially my pals

Sartaj Aziz meets Iranian FM; discusses bilateral ties

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister’s Adviseron Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz today met Iranian Foreign Minister Jawad Zarif and discussed bilateral relations and regional developments with particular focus on Afghanistan.Aziz met Zarif on the sidelines of the 17th NAM Summit in Venezuela and appreciated Iran’s role as the President of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), the Foreign Office

Anupam Kher meets Hollywood star Robert De Niro

New York: Anupam Kher met Oscar winner Robert De Niro during his visit here and the Bollywood veteran says meeting the Hollywood star is always inspirational. Kher has worked with De Niro, 73, in filmmaker David O Russell’s “Silver Linings Playbook” (2012). The 61-year-old actor shared the picture of himself on Twitter along with De

Akbar meets Iranian Foreign Minister

New Delhi: In continuation of India’s flurry of engagements with Gulf and Middle East nations, Minister of State for External Affairs M.J. Akbar met Iranian Foreign Minister Javad Zarif in Tehran on Sunday. “Continuing engagement with a valuable partner. MoS @mjakbar visits Iran, meets Foreign Minister @Jzarif,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. Akbar

Modi meets Aung San Suu Kyi

Vientiane : Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met with Myanmarese State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi on the sidelines of the 14th India-Asean Summit and the 11th East Asia Summit here. “An icon of democracy, a partner of development. State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi meets PM @narendramodi,”

Modi meets Theresa May at G20 Summit

Hangzhou (China):Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday met his British counterpart Theresa May on the sidelines of the ongoing G20 Summit here. This was Modi’s first bilateral with May who succeeded David Cameron after he stepped down following UK’s decision to exit the European Union in June. “Building opportunities with the UK,” External Affairs Ministry

Modi meets BRICS leaders at Hangzhou

Hangzhou (China): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met with the leaders of the other BRICS countries in the Chinese city of Hangzhou, in his second engagement of the day on Sunday. “Building the BRICS within G-20! PM @narendramodi and the four other leaders for a special BRICS Meeting in Hangzhou,” tweeted Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson

Modi meets with Vietnam PM

Hanoi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met his Vietnamese counterpart Nguyen Xuan Phuc for one-to-one talks ahead of delegation-level talks. “A renewed warmth with Vietnam. PM @narendramodi and PM Nguyen Xuan Phuc meet for a tete-a-tete before formal talks,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. This is the first bilateral prime ministerial visit