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S Jaishankar reaches Bhutan for his first overseas visit as External Affairs Minister@MEAIndia External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has arrived a short while ago in Bhutan on a two-day visit.  

He was received by his Bhutanese counterpart Tandi Dorji on his arrival. 

This is his first overseas trip after assuming charge of the ministry. 

During the visit, he will hold talks with his Bhutanese counterpart and call on Prime Minister Lotay Tshering. 

The Minister is also expected to receive an audience with King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck.
Javadekar:BS-6 emission norms from 2020 Speaking at a World Environment Day function in New Delhi, Mr Javadekar said, the BS-6 norms compliant  vehicles will be available in the country from 2020.He added that this will help in reducing the air pollution. Mr Javadekar underscored that over sixty thousand crore rupees have been invested in this direction. The Minister said, air quality has improved in the national capital due to the concerted actions of the government . Citing that in 2014 in the National Capital the number of poor air quality days was 300 and it came down to 206 days in 2018, the Minister expressed hope that it will further reduce this year. Mr Javadekar said, air pollution is a global challenge and it requires a concerted efforts by all stakeholders to deal with the challenge. Mr Javadekar also launched a three-minute short film competition on air pollution for which the last date of entry is 30th September. Speaking on the occasion, Minister of State of Environment…
Italian actress Antonella Salvucci appreciates PM Modi’s Vision and Congratulated him for his Win in the Elections 2019
Italian Actress-Model Antonella Salvucci came to National Capital for the promotions of her upcoming movie 69. The press conference was held at PVR Plaza, Connaught Place, Delhi. Present at the event, she praised Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his work. She was highly moved by his vision and his dedication towards International collaborations. She urges him to improve his collaboration with Italy as there are some good points in common that can make us more united.   Antonella’s upcoming movie 69 is produced by S, Kumar Production house and she will soon be seen in other Indo-Italian projects like  ' Aashiqui Tujhe Salaam' and ' Cat's Eye '.
Namami Gange recognises winners of its first ever national online quiz ‘Ganga Quest’ on World Environment Day -Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Union Minister for Jal Shakti emphasised on taking urgent measures for conservation of water and improve its usage efficiency. -Concession Agreement signed under ‘once city one operator’ including O & M for 15 years for Howrah, Bally and Baranagar & Kamarhati worth 592 cr -Ganga Praharis were recognised for their exemplary work during Kumbh Mela, 2019 -Books released by WII, C-Ganga and WWF New Delhi: National Mission for Clean Ganga marked the celebration of World Environment Day on Wednesday by signing concession agreement for construction and development of new sewage treatment infrastructure of 165 MLD(million liters per day) capacity, rehabilitation of Existing Sewage Treatment infrastructure of 22 MLD capacity and operations and maintenance for 15 years in Howrah, Bally and Baranagar & Kamarhati in West Bengal worth 592 Cr. The project …
Appointment of the new Finn Government toady The new Government will be appointed on Thursday 6 June. The President of the Republic Sauli Niinistö will meet the Speaker of Parliament and leader of the government formation talks Antti Rinne at 10.00 in Mäntyniemi and, having heard the Speaker, will notify the Parliament of the nominee for Prime Minister. In its plenary session assembling at 12.00, the Parliament will be informed of the nominee for Prime Minister, and the plenary session assembling at 12.15 will elect a Prime Minister. In the presidential session assembling at 14.00, the President of the Republic will formally appoint the Prime Minister and other government ministers. The ministers will be appointed as proposed by the Prime Minister. This is also when the previous Government will officially resign. Promptly after its appointment, the newly appointed Government will convene into a constitutive session. At the beginning of the session, the ministers take an oath of offic…