Lifestyle expo 'Aalishan' brings Pak culture to India

New Delhi, Sept 14 (ANI): Lifestyle expo 'Aalishan Pakistan' saw both the exhibitors and shoppers in high spirits on day three of the exhibition, being held in Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Shoppers came in huge numbers to get a piece of Pakistani garments, accessories, home décor essentials, footwear's, handicrafts, and jewelry. Exhibitors too expressed their joy over the phenomenal response and said such events should be repeated to promote peace and harmony between the neighboring nations. Aalishan Pakistan' is an initiative of TDAP to further build on the efforts of the governments of Pakistan and India to normalize trade between the two countries. The exhibition has over 350 stalls displayed in hall no 14 and 18 of Pragati Maidan. Sep 14, 2014

Vivek Oberoi celebrates his 33rd B'day with Cancer Patients

Mumbai, Sept 14 (ANI): Bollywood Actor Vivek Oberoi celebrated his 33rd birth day by organizing a special screening of Mary Kom for the kids of Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA) at IMAX, Mumbai. Well that's indeed a sweet gesture Vivek! Sep 14, 2014

Politicos react on reports of incursion by Chinese troops into Ladakh

New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): Political reactions flowed on Sunday after reports of incursion by Chinese troops into Indian Territory of Ladakh. Congress leader Manish Tewari said that the BJP government does not have a firm policy on either Pakistan or China. He added that the government is not worried about the national security of the country. BSP leader Sudhindra Bhadoria said that the government should take up these issues with the Chinese representatives who will visit India soon. BJP leader Subramanian Swamy said that the matter becomes serious if the troops stay after intruding, not if they retaliate after visiting. Sep 14, 2014

PM to use Hindi language in UN General Assambly: Rajnath Singh at 'Hindi Divas function'

New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): While addressing a function on the occasion of 'Hindi Divas', Home Minister Rajnath Singh said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will deliver his speech in the United National General Assembly in New York in Hindi. He said that the first prime minister to deliver his speech in United States in Hindi was Atal Bihari Vajpayee and said that this was a proud moment for India. Singh also said that the language is most used and has wide popularity across the nation. He also acknowledged the role of Bollywood in making Hindi a loved language. Sep 14, 2014

Chinese Affairs Expert on China President's visit to India

New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): Director of Institute of Chinese Studies, Alka Acharya, on Sunday said that the meeting between Indian Prime Minister and Chinese President on his visit to India. Acharya said that China is an important neighbour for India and good relations must be maintained between the two countries. Sep 14, 2014

JNU Polls: AISA celebrates victory on all four seats

New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): All India Students' Association on Sunday celebrated after being declared winners in Jawaharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU) polls. The AISA won all four seats for the second consecutive year. Ashutosh Kumar was elected President, Anant Prakash Narayan the Vice President, Chintu Kumari the General Secretary and Shafqat Hussain Butt the Joint Secretary. Sep 14, 2014

Former Principal Secretary of JandK says govt machinery should be re established

New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): Former Principal Secretary of JandK, Mehmood Ur Rehman on Sunday, commenting on the situation in the flood-hit areas of Jammu and Kashmir, said that administrative units needs to be re-built and the government needs to work in coordination with the army. He further said that presently re-establishment of government machinery and starting the relief operations in a big way is important. Sep 14, 2014

Amit Shah inaugurates Patanjali 'Sewa Sadan' in Haridwar, talks about Hindi language and Ayurveda

Haridwar, Sep 14 (ANI): BJP President Amit Shah on Sunday inaugurated Yoga guru Ramdev's Patanjali 'Sewa Sadan' in Haridwar and said that Ramdev has worked tremendously for Hindi language and Ayurveda. Shah is on a day long visit to 'Patanjali Yog Peeth', ashram of Ramdev. He said that Ramdev has done great works in Yoga and Ayurveda and now people look towards the two to get a solution to their health problems. Shah also attributed Ramdev for his struggle against corruption and Congress. Sep 14, 2014

Reactions pour in after ISIS executes British aid worker

New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): Reactions poured in after British aid worker David Haines was executed by ISIS militants. Congress leader Manish Tewari, reacting on the reports said on Sunday that all the democratic countries should come together and behead the monstrous militant group. Bureau Chief of Syrian Arab News Agency, Dr Waiel Awwad said that the monster is growing and it has to be dealt with and eliminated from rest of the area because people of have been suffering from almost 3 years in the hands of the terrorist organization. Sep 14, 2014

Rescue and Relief operations resumed after rain eased up: NDRF

New Delhi, Sep 14 (ANI): The DIG of NDRF, JKS Rawat, on Sunday said that rescue and relief operations have been resumed in the flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir after rain eased up. Rawat added that majority people have been rescued from the devastated areas and relief is in full swing. The situation in flood-hit areas of Jammu and Kashmir is improving as water level has lowered and relief material is being distributed to the flood ravaged people. Sep 14, 2014