Crisis In Venezuela Deepens


For quite some time now, Venezuela has been wrestling with political unrest, violence, hyper-inflation and shortages of food and medicines. About 3 million people have left the country in the past few years that is one in 12 Venezuelans. Colombia is hosting a million of them. Peru, Ecuador, Argentina, Chile…

India’s Successful Space Odysseys Continue


India’s space forays continue with successful launches. The latest being the launch of the Microsat R and the KalamSat. Indian Space Research Organization's Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) C44 lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Andhra Pradesh late Thursday, carrying India's military satellite Microsat-R and students' payload…

15Th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas


The 15th Pravasi Bhartiya Diwas is being held in Varanasi with great fanfare. Prime Minister of Mauritius Pravind Jugnauth was the Chief Guest during this year’s convention. He delivered the keynote address.   Prime Minister Modi in his inaugural address said that the occasion provides an opportunity to engage in dialogue among all the Indians…

India Empowering The Girl Child


In a short span of four and a half years, India has successfully fought hard against social prejudices against girl child, and achieved remarkable successes. The ‘Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao’ campaign was a timely intervention on the back of declining child sex ratio. India is celebrating the fourth anniversary of…