Mulayam Singh Yadav posthumously awarded Padma Vibhushan; Nepal PM Pushpa Kamal Dahal extends "best wishes" to India on Republic Day; Adani group mulls legal options in US, India against Hindenburg Research; 105 mm field gun has been used for the 21-gun salute for the first time at the Republic Day parade this year
#MulayamSingh #PadmaVibhushan #RepublicDay2023
The press secretary of self-styled godman Nithyananda has answered several queries raised on Twitter about the 'United States of Kailasa country’. On Friday, it had invited questions from registered media organisations who wished to know more about Kailasa. On being asked about the authenticity of Kailasa, the office claimed that it is a ‘revival of the ancient enlightened Hindu civilizational nation’. Founded as a ‘borderless, service-oriented nation’ similar to the Sovereign Order of Malta, Kailasa functions via multiple NGOs from around the world, recognized by the United Nations, it said.
#Kailasa #Nityananda #KailasaIsland
West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) of attempting to divert attention from current issues by making Congress leader Rahul Gandhi a ‘hero’ and stalling Parliament proceedings over his comments in the UK.
#MamataBanerjee #RahulGandhi #TMC
Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Moscow for summit with Vladimir Putin; French government to face no-confidence vote over Macron’s decision to raise pension age; International Day of Happiness 2023: Finland the happiest country once again; Donald Trump says he expects to be arrested tomorrow, calls for protests.
#XiJinping #Moscow #VladimirPutin
Finland has once again topped the World Happiness Report which was released this morning, and measures social support, income, health, freedom, generosity and the absence of corruption to determine a country's national happiness. Finland has topped the list for a sixth year in a row, followed by Denmark, Iceland, Israel, the Netherlands, Sweden, Norway, Switzerland, Luxembourg and New Zealand. According to the report, India ranks at 125th position out of 136 countries, making it one of the least happy countries in the world. It even lags behind its neighbouring nations like Nepal, China, Bangladesh and Sri Lanka. At the very bottom of the list is Afghanistan at 137th position.
#InternationalDayOfHappiness #HappinessIndex #Finland
India on 26th January 2023 celebrated its 74th Republic Day, this is the first time that the celebration has taken place at the revamped Rajpath, now called Kartavya Path. Members of the Inclusive Divyangjan Entrepreneur Association (IDEA) and Pandit Deendayal Upadhyaya National Institute for Persons with Physical Disabilities jointly were invited to attend the Republic Day parade by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s office. Learn about their experiences.
#RepublicDay #74thRepublicDay #PeopleWithDisabilities
On Wednesday, mild tremors were felt in Delhi-NCR, Haryana, Uttar Pradesh and several parts of north India as an earthquake of Magnitude 5.2 struck Nepal. Nepal’s National Earthquake Monitoring & Research Center said that an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.2 on the Richter Scale hit Bajura in Nepal at around 1:45 PM local time today. The National Center for Seismology said that an earthquake of magnitude 4.4 jolted parts of Delhi, NCR and Uttar Pradesh and because of which tremors were felt in many areas of Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Haryana.
#Earthquake #Nepal #NCR
Adani group has slammed the report by Hindenburg Research that the group has engaged in a brazen stock manipulation and accounting fraud scheme over the course of decades.
#AdaniGroup #GautamAdani #Hindenburg