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Air, water quality of Beijing improved in 2017

Air, water quality of Beijing improved in 2017

A report has stated that, Beijing saw better air quality and more "good air" days in 2017. Average density of PM2.5 in Beijing stayed at 58 micrograms per cubic meter of air in 2017, down by 20.5 per cent compared to average level in 2016, and a decrease of 35.6 per cent compared to 2013. Report was released by the Beijing Municipal Environmental Protection Bureau.
HD Kumaraswamy to meet Rahul, Sonia Gandhi in Delhi today

HD Kumaraswamy to meet Rahul, Sonia Gandhi in Delhi today

JD(S) leader HD Kumaraswamy will be flying to Delhi on Monday to meet Congress president Rahul Gandhi and his mother and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi. "I will discuss with them (Rahul and Sonia) on the cabinet expansion. So far, I'm not sure about the Congress stand. We want to make sure the government is a stable one," Kumaraswamy said previously.
Jammu: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Samba

Jammu: Pakistan violates ceasefire in Samba

The Pakistan Rangers violated ceasefire along the International Border (IB) in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday night. Firing from the Pakistani side started around 10.30 pm at Narayanpur in the Ramgarh sector. The BSF troops guarding the border retaliated effectively. It was followed by mortar firing. There was no report of any casualty.
Rajiv Gandhi's 27th death anniversary

Rajiv Gandhi's 27th death anniversary

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari along with Congress president Sonia Gandhi, her son and party vice-president Rahul Gandhi, and daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Sunday paid tributes to former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi on his 27th death anniversary. They laid flowers and wreaths at the Rajiv Gandhi memorial, 'Vir Bhumi' in New Delhi.