Foreign secretary meets advisor to French President, extends condolences on terrorist attacks

Paris [France], October 30 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Thursday met Emmanuel Bonne, Diplomatic Advisor to French President Emmanuel Macron and extended condolences on terrorist attacks in France. He also conveyed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's message that India stands with France in the fight against terrorism.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 02:01 IST

France is under attack, says Macron as he raises security status to highest level

Paris [France] October 30 (ANI): After increasing France's security status to the highest level, President Emmanuel Macron on Thursday said that the country is under attack following the incident of stabbing in the city of Nice that left at least three people dead and several injured.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 01:42 IST

Pakistan should be put in FATF blacklist after admitting role in Pulwama attack: Lt Gen (retd) Vinod Bhatia

Gautam Buddha Nagar (Uttar Pradesh) [India], October 30 (ANI): Lieutenant General (Retd) Vinod Bhatia on Thursday said that Pakistan Federal Minister Fawad Chaudhry's acceptance of his government's role in Pulwama terror attack should be noted by India and the world, and Pakistan should be put in the blacklist of Financial Action Task Force (FATF) following this confession.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 01:25 IST

WB Governor Dhankhar calls on Union Home Minister Amit Shah

New Delhi [India], October 30 (ANI): Governor of West Bengal Jagdeep Dhankhar on Thursday called on Union Home Minister Amit Shah in the national capital.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:47 IST

Local committee moves court after Jaipur police disallow burning of Ravana effigy

Jaipur (Rajasthan) [India], October 30 (ANI): Jaipur Police did not allow people to burn Ravana effigy in Pratap Nagar on Dussehra in the wake of guidelines relating to COVID-19 pandemic. Expressing unhappiness with police intervention, the Pratap Nagar committee has knocked on the door of the court.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:47 IST

Twitter deletes Mahathir Mohamad's tweet for glorifying violence; France seeks account suspension

Paris [France], October 30 (ANI): Social networking platform Twitter on Thursday removed former Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad's tweet, for violating its rules banning the glorification of violence, shortly after a violent knife attack in Nice, which left three people dead.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:43 IST

Terrorists kill three BJP workers in J-K's Kulgam; Lt Governor strongly condemns the killings

Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir) [India], October 30 (ANI): Terrorists fired upon three BJP workers identified as Fida Hussain Yatoo, Umer Rashid Beigh and Umer Ramzan Hajam in YK Pora, Kulgam on Thursday. They were shifted to a nearby hospital for treatment where they were declared as brought dead, Jammu and Kashmir Police said.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:34 IST

Combined index of eight core industries declined by 0.8% in September

New Delhi [India], October 30 (ANI): Combined Index of eight core industries stood at 119.7 in September 2020, which declined by 0.8 per cent (provisional) as compared to the index of September 2019.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:12 IST

Vijayawada: Andhra Police band display at Police Commemoration Week

Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], October 30 (ANI): The Andhra Pradesh Police Band performance was held on Thursday as part of the Police Commemoration Week - 2020 at PWD Grounds, Vijayawada.

Updated: Oct 30, 2020 00:06 IST

India, Mexico hold joint commission meeting, review bilateral cooperation

New Delhi [India], October 29 (ANI): India and Mexico held their eighth joint commission meeting on Thursday and reviewed cooperation in several areas including trade, investment, agriculture, health and education.

Updated: Oct 29, 2020 23:58 IST

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