Heavily armed militants stormed a battalion headquarters of the Army in North Kashmir’s Uri town in the wee hours, killing 17 jawans and injuring 19 other personnel in the terror strike in which four ultras were neutralised.
Namibian President Hage Geingob said Namibia commends India’s commitment towards peaceful use of nuclear energy and assured Namibia will look into legal ways to supply uranium to India.
“It is this sentiment that has motivated you to be present here (at the community reception),” he added.
The President said India’s trade with Africa is over $70 billion and investments worth about $35 billion.
Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal reacted sharply to the development and targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi, alleging that he does not respect democracy and was only fearful of the AAP.
Mateen carried an assault rifle and a pistol into the packed Pulse club about 2 am Saturday and started shooting, killing 50 people and wounding at least 53, police said.
President Pranab Mukherjee was accorded a ceremonial departure for his three-nation tour to Ghana, Cote d’Ivoire and Namibia.
President Pranab Mukherjee who completes his term next July, is already sorting out his papers and gifts presented to him during his presidentship. He does not expect the BJP to re-nominate him.
Vice President Ansari’s tour is being seen as a prelude to the upcoming visits of President Mukherjee and Prime Minister Modi, to give a fresh boost to bilateral relations between Tunisia and India.
President Mukherjee said that the quality of students passing out from educational institutions is almost always inspired by the quality of teaching, research and orientation towards research and innovation.
Even though the ordinance was not on the regular agenda of the Cabinet, it was added at the last moment and cleared.
“Experience leads me to believe that our two nations do have the capability to significantly enhance our convergences and move forward,” said Mukherjee.
India-China business forum was told by the President that India would like to see greater market for Indian products in China in a bid to balance bilateral trade which is now in China’s favour.
While the Union Cabinet had cleared the ordinance Friday, President Mukherjee took a couple of days to consider it, and signed it on Tuesday.
Tawde tweets welcoming the move, says some respite to students.