A total of 43 selected students — the highest — have been offered research opportunities in IISc, followed by IIT Bombay (24) and IIT Delhi (20).
Hike in tariffs on US imports is the right move, in face of provocation by US administration’s unilateral trade actions.
The prime minister will also dedicate 23 development projects undertaken at a cost of Rs 278.26 crore in Indore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Gwalior and Ujjain under the Smart City Mission, the official said.
Äddressing the participants in Dehradun, PM Narendra Modi said, “While many powers in the world divide us, yoga unites us. It gives peace to an individual. Instead of further animosity, Yoga assimilates.”
The Press Information Bureau’s official YouTube channel was unblocked at 8 am Thursday just after Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s yoga event got over.
PM Modi’s estranged wife Jashodaben said, “It is very unbecoming of a well-educated woman (Anandiben) to speak like this of a teacher (Jashodaben). Not only this, her conduct has tarnished the image of the Prime Minister of India.”
International Yoga Day 2018 HIGHLIGHTS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi performed Yoga with over 50,000 enthusiasts in Dehradun to celebrate the day. A series of yoga-related events are also being organised across the world to mark the occasion. Get the latest news here
Former CM and senior Congress leader Harish Rawat told The Indian Express that celebrating Yoga Day in Dehradun was a “mere gimmick” by the BJP to divert people’s attention from crucial issues in the country.
Terming the video conference as an attempt to mislead the farmers of Rajasthan, which goes to polls later this year, Pilot said only a handful of government schemes beneficiaries were allowed to talk to Modi.
Chief Minister Trivendra Rawat said that PM Modi’s presence in Dehradun on Yoga Day “will give the state the much-needed recognition as a yoga destination, and this will eventually enhance the tourism potential of the state.”
Odisha Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik has requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to officially recognise hockey as the national game of India.
The AIIMS facility was announced for Tamil Nadu in the Union Budget 2015-16 but had faced some delays over the location of the facility, with demands being made by various sections for it to be set up in their respective districts.
The collapse of the PDP-BJP coalition sets Jammu and Kashmir on course for its 8th spell of Governor’s rule. A look back at the previous spells, ranging from as short as 15 days to as long as 6 years.
Blaming the PDP for the fall of the alliance government, BJP general secretary Ram Madhav, told reporters in New Delhi that “continuance in the government had become untenable… responsibility for this kind of scenario lies with the other side”.
The two coalition partners were, from day one, more in conflict with each other than in unison, till the BJP pulled out of the alliance on Tuesday.