Daily Archives: August 7, 2019

National Handloom Day to be celebrated across India today

Union Textiles Minister Smriti Irani will preside over a function in New Delhi on Wednesday to mark the 5th National Handloom Day, which will be celebrated across the country. The main event will be held in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. “Bhubaneswar has been chosen as the venue for the main event due to its rich tradition of Handlooms. More than fifty per ...

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Former External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj passes away

Former External Affairs Minister and senior BJP leader Sushma Swaraj passed away on Tuesday night, AIIMS sources said. She was 67. The senior BJP leader was brought to AIIMS around 9:30pm and was straight away taken to the emergency ward. AIIMS doctors said she died of a cardiac arrest. “A glorious chapter in Indian politics comes to an end. India ...

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