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S S Ahluwalia takes charge as MoS for electronics and IT

S S Ahluwalia takes charge as MoS for electronics and IT

S S Ahluwalia took charge as Minister of State (MoS) for Electronics and IT today. After taking charge he said that he will work towards expansion of the government's Digital India initiatives. Ahluwalia was earlier serving as MoS for Drinking Water and Sanitation. He has been given this portfolio during a recent cabinet reshuffle.
PM Modi to visit Russia tomorrow

PM Modi to visit Russia tomorrow

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday voiced the hope his talks with President Vladimir Putin would further strengthen the "special and privileged" strategic partnership between India and Russia.

In a series of tweets-in Russian and then in English-on the eve of his visit to Russia, Modi said he looked forward to his meeting with Putin.

Dominant Svitolina retains in Rome

Dominant Svitolina retains in Rome

An off-colour and potentially injured Simona Halep had no answer to Elina Svitolina in the Internazionali d'Italia final. Elina Svitolina defended her Internazionali d'Italia title with a comprehensive 6-0 6-4 beating of Simona Halep, whose fitness ahead of the French Open may be cast in doubt after she needed a medical timeout.

Klopp rejects underdogs tag

Klopp rejects underdogs tag

Those doubting Liverpool's chances in the Champions League final should not forget the club's proud history, says Jurgen Klopp. Jurgen Klopp admits Real Madrid are favourites for the Champions League final, but says a club of Liverpool's stature should not be viewed as underdogs. The two teams will enter Saturday's much-anticipated decider in Kiev.