India points out areas of 'concern' in US' rights record

 As violence continues in Baltimore in the US following the custodial death of a black man, India has pointed out areas of "concern" regarding the US' human rights record, including "deficiencies in law enforcement procedures and disproportionate use of force".

Kumar presents credentials to UNOG Acting Director-General

Ajit Kumar, India's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Offices in Geneva, on Thursday presented his credentials to the Acting Director-General Michael Moller.

Vishnu Prakash appointed High Commissioner to Canada

Senior diplomat Vishnu Prakash was on Thursday appointed India's next High Commissioner to Canada.

JD(U) recommends membership termination of another rebel MLA

The ruling JD(U) in Bihar recommended termination of membership of one more party dissident for continued anti-party activities.

Passenger shot at by train robbers in Bihar

A passenger was shot at and injured by two robbers for resisting them in a running train near Jamila halt under Danapur division of East-Central Railway in Bihar`s Bhojpur district, GRP sources said.

Visually impaired Haryanvi`s IAS dream fulfilled

Ajit Kumar at 5 years, lost
his vision due to acute diarrhoea but that did not stop him from living his dream of becoming an IAS officer.