'Modi's efforts for good foreign relations paying off'

Efforts of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to have cordial relations with the maximum number of countries are paying dividend and it is evident from US President Barack Obama's acceptance of the invitation to grace India's Republic Day function, former diplomat VB Soni said here today.

Now on, Marine Drive will host Maha R-day celebrations

The Maharashtra government today decided to hold the Republic Day function at Marine Drive, instead of Shivaji Park from this year.