India defeated Germany 2-1 in the Hockey World League Final and grabbed the bronze medal at the event, in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Germany is four-time Olympic gold medallists. Germany Capital- Berlin, Currency- Euro.
India’s main opposition Congress party on elevated Rahul Gandhi, as its president, preparing to challenge the dominance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of national polls in 2019. In a long-awaited move, Gandhi, the great-grandson of India’s founding prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru, was elected unopposed to head. . . . .
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Subramanya Bharathi, like Guru Dev Rabindranath Tagore, wanted India to break the narrow domestic walls. He was addressing the gathering at the Birthday Celebrations of great national poet Subramanya Bharathi, in Chennai. The Governor of Tamil Nadu, Shri Banwarilal. . . . .
The Vice President of India, Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Prof. M.S. Swaminathan transformative leader who has inspired many scientists to focus on the problem of Indian agriculture. He was addressing the gathering after conferring "Yeraringan" Award to Prof. M.S. Swaminathan, in Chennai. The Governor of Tamil Nadu,. . . . .
15th trilateral meeting of the Russia-India-China (RIC) foreign ministers was held in New Delhi. It was held between India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and China’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi. The meeting is expected to review global and regional issues of. . . . .