Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a meeting today to discuss the situation arising due to pollution in various part of Northern India. He also reviewed the situation arising due to cyclone conditions in parts of western India.
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Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi met H.E. Mr Nguyen Xuan Phuc, Prime Minister of Socialist Republic of Vietnam on the sidelines of India-ASEAN and East Asia Summit 2019 at Bangkok on 04 November 2019. The Leaders reaffirmed the historical and traditional friendly relations between the two countries and emphasized that India-Vietnam relations have been built on a firm foundation of… Continue reading "Meeting of Prime Minister with Prime Minister of Vietnam"
The Union Minister for Home Affairs, Shri Amit Shah inaugurated the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Joint Exercise on Urban Earthquake Search & Rescue (SCOJtEx)-2019 in New Delhi, today. The Exercise is being organized by the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) from November 4-7, 2019. The exercise is the outcome of 9th Meeting of the Heads of Government Departments of SCO… Continue reading "Shri Amit Shah inaugurates the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)"
On the occasion of the 50th year of International Film Festival of India, the festival announces a special section which celebrates some of the most outstanding films which have won the Best Film award at the Academy Awards also known as the Oscars. The Section has been aptly named as the Oscar Retrospective. The films to be showcased in this… Continue reading "Oscar Retrospective at 50th IFFI"
In order to discourage cash transactions and move towards less cash economy, the Finance (No. 2) Act, 2019 has inserted a new section 194N in the Income-tax Act,1961 (the ‘Act’), to provide for levy of tax deduction at source (TDS) @2% on cash payments in excess of one crore rupees in aggregate made during the year, by a banking company… Continue reading "Clarification on applicability of Tax Deduction at Source on cash withdrawals"
PRIME MINISTER GREETS THE COUNTRY ON THE OCCASION OF BHAI DHUJ Prime Minister Narendra Modi today greeted the nation on the occasion of Bhai Dhuj, the festival that fosters ties between brothers and sisters. Narendra Modi ✔@narendramodi भाई-बहन के स्नेह और प्यार के प्रतीक पर्व भाई दूज पर आप सभी को बहुत-बहुत बधाई। यह पावन-पुनीत… Continue reading "PRIME MINISTER GREETS THE COUNTRY ON THE OCCASION OF BHAI DHUJ"
Finance Minister Releases Commemorative Coin on Paramahansa Yogananda to Mark his 125th Birth Anniversary
The Union Minister for Finance & Corporate Affairs Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman released a special commemorative coin on Paramahansa Yogananda to mark his 125th birth anniversary here today . Speaking on the occasion, the Finance Minister said this moment is big honour for her. She said that the Paramahansa Yogananda was great son of India, who became so recognised globally. His… Continue reading "Finance Minister Releases Commemorative Coin on Paramahansa Yogananda to Mark his 125th Birth Anniversary"
Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with His Royal Highness Abdulaziz bin Salman Al Saud, Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia. Several energy related issues were discussed during the meeting to add even more energy to the India-Saudi Arabia friendship. PM said that energy remains an important pillar of our ties. VRRK/AK
Series of ‘Exercise SHAKTI’ between India and France commenced in year 2011. Its a biennial exercise and is conducted alternately in India and France. As part of Exercise SHAKTI – 2019, French Army troops arrived in India on 26 October 2019 for training with Indian Troops. The bilateral training exercise will be conducted at Foreign Training Node at Mahajan Field… Continue reading "Indo-French Joint Exercise Shakti-2019"
I am visiting the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia for a day’s official visit on 29 October 2019. The visit is at the invitation of His Majesty King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, King of Saudi Arabia for attending the Plenary Session of the 3rd Future Investment Initiative Forum being held in Riyadh. During my visit to Riyadh, I will hold bilateral… Continue reading "PM’s statement prior to his departure for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia"