Tuesday, Jun 25 2019 | Time 01:41 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Jailbreak: Ex-inmate being quizzed
  • Cholera outbreak killed over 680 in Yemen since January – Reports
  • Whoring racket busted in MP capital
  • Milan to learn from Beijing in hosting Winter Olympics, says mayor
  • Monsoon breaks over MP
  • Amit Shah, Rajnath & other BJP leaders pay tribute to Madan Lal Saini
  • CM Pema Khandu felicitates members of girls' football team
  • NABARD regional office GM calls on Pema Khandu
  • Arunachal govt invites suggestions for upcoming ‘State Budget’
  • MP CM sets month’s deadline for remission
  • UN concerned over Yemen escalation after latest attack on Saudi airport – Spokesman
  • Rapinoe's penalty brace help US knock out Spain for World Cup quarters
  • Rapinoe's penalty brace help US knock out Spain for World Cup quarters
  • Rapinoe's penalty brace help US knock out Spain for World Cup quarters
  • US imposes new, "hard-hitting" sanctions on Iran amid tensions
India


Japanese PM offers support to Swachh Bharat Mission

Japanese PM offers support to Swachh Bharat Mission

New Delhi, Oct 11(UNI) Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has offered his Government’s support to the Swachh Bharat Mission.

Mr Abe, in a written message, said, 'Japan will cooperate with India, which promotes the Clean India initiative under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s leadership.'

He further underscored Japan’s commitment to realize healthy societies in Asia and congratulated India on the success of the Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention, an official statement said here.

“Securing clean water and improving sanitary conditions is a common challenge in the world. We hope for the further progress of each country’s efforts to address the challenge through active discussions at this convention (MGISC),” Mr Abe said.

The Mahatma Gandhi International Sanitation Convention (MGISC) was a four-day international conference that brought together Sanitation Ministers and other leaders in WASH (Water, Sanitation and Hygiene) from around the world.

A host of national and international dignitaries attended the event, which was inaugurated by President and addressed by Vice President. The Convention culminated on October 2, 2018, Gandhi Jayanti, which was also celebrated as the Swachh Bharat Diwas.

Mr Modi and United Nations Secretary General António Guterres addressed the concluding function.

UNI AE SHK1640

More News
Rajasthan BJP chief Saini passes away: President, PM condole

Rajasthan BJP chief Saini passes away: President, PM condole

24 Jun 2019 | 10:58 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Rajasthan BJP chief Madan Lal Saini, a sitting Rajya Sabha member, passed away at All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here on Monday.

see more..
Prez Estate School to turn into Kendriya Vidyalaya

Prez Estate School to turn into Kendriya Vidyalaya

24 Jun 2019 | 10:49 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Popularly known as the President Estate School, Dr Rajendra Prasad Sarvodaya Vidyalaya present inside the Presidential Estate will now soon turn into a Kendriya Vidyalaya as the Delhi Government has given consent to the Centre's request for the same.

see more..
Missing mountaineers at Nanda Devi: ITBP DG briefs Rajnath on rescue operation

Missing mountaineers at Nanda Devi: ITBP DG briefs Rajnath on rescue operation

24 Jun 2019 | 9:57 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) Director General S S Deswal on Monday called on Union Home Minister Amit Shah here briefed him about the retrieval mission of the bodies of missing mountaineers from Nanda Devi East.

see more..
Pompeo's visit to 'jump start" parleys on trade: To boost ties on security, energy

Pompeo's visit to 'jump start" parleys on trade: To boost ties on security, energy

24 Jun 2019 | 9:50 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit India from Tuesday for talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar and is expected to
to "jump-start" a discussion on trade and to resolve longstanding differences and 'irritants' in the bilateral relationship.

see more..
Rajasthan BJP president passes away

Rajasthan BJP president passes away

24 Jun 2019 | 9:16 PM

New Delhi, Jun 24 (UNI) Rajasthan BJP president Madan Lal Saini breathed his last on Monday at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences here.

see more..
image