“People going abroad do very good and the reason for it is very simple. They get a good opportunity there and have the required financial support to take their ideas forward. Also, the interest rates on banks there are very low,” VK Singh said.
Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju had on September 5 said the Rohingya were illegal immigrants and stood to be deported
Father Tom Uzhunnalil, 57, was abducted by Islamic State operatives when they attacked an old-age home run by Mother Teresa’s Missionaries of Charity in the southern Yemeni city of Aden. He got freed by the intervention of Oman’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The MGC is an initiative by India and five ASEAN countries, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam for cooperation in tourism, culture, education, as well as transport and communications. It was launched in 2000 at Vientiane, Laos.
Minister of State for External Affairs V K Singh said, “Presence of these missing Indians has not been acknowledged so far by Pakistan. As of July 27, there are 417 fishermen in Pakistan’s custody and 15 fishermen in Sri Lanka’s custody, who are believed to be Indian nationals.”
A joint statement later in the day deplored continued terror attacks, including those in the BRICS countries, and reaffirmed solidarity and resolve in the fight against terrorism.
In his opening remarks, Singh said India would like to strengthen the strategic cooperative relationship with China
Reacting sharply to VK Singh’s statement, BJD spokesperson Prashant Nanda said, “BJP had promised to make efforts to get special category status for Odisha in its 2014 election manifesto, but the saffron party has forgotten after coming to power.”
A team of Enforcement Directorate (ED) and Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) officials have also been dispatched to London to see progress on Vijay Mallya’s extradition case.
In a series of tweets on Sunday, Swaraj said she had spoken to Rajnath Singh and Delhi Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung to press for ensuring the safety of African nationals.
Changing the name of a road is not our priority nor we are considering such things, he said.
V K Singh called upon the youth workers to spread nationalism and tell people how to take the country ahead when “fissiparous forces” are at work.
VK Singh said that his “blood boils” when anti-national activities happen in an educational institute that is funded “by taxpayers’ money”, and that people abusing the nation are “traitors”.
Papers can be filed till Jan 27
Kohli also attacked Tewari for “ignoring norms and traditions that have been respected for long” in revealing what was discussed in a meeting of a Parliamentary Committee.