PM Modi plays guide to Xi in Sabarmati Ashram17 September 2014, Ahmedabad, IANSPrime Minister Narendra Modi played the role of a spirited guide on Wednesday as he took Chinese president Xi Jinping on a visit to the historic Sabarmati Ashram here, detailing him about the place which had been epicentre of Mahatma Gandhi's activities for many years.
Lalitha Kumaramangalam appointed new NCW chief
Lalitha Kumaramangalam was on Wednesday appointed the new chairman of the National Commission for Women. The announcement was made by union Women and Child Development Minister Maneka Gandhi at a press conference.
Former Assam police chief commits suicide Former Assam Director General of Police (DGP) Shankar Baruah on Wednesday shot himself dead at his residence. Baruah's name had cropped up in the multi-crore-rupee Saradha chit fund scam and his house here was raided by the CBI last month.
President wraps up Vietnam visit, flies home During the visit of President Mukherjee, India and Vietnam called for a peaceful, unfettered South China Sea, and inked seven agreements including for direct Delhi-Hanoi flights and an extended line of credit for purchase of military equipment.
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A man pulls an inflatable raft with his son, through the flood water after the Jammu and Kashmir floods in Srinagar on Wednesday.