Salt Satyagraha

Salt Satyagraha The independence day was observed solemnly on January 26, 1930 all over the country. People assembled in large numbers and took the following pledge : “We believe that it is the inalienable right of the Indian people as of any other people, to have freedom and to enjoy the fruits of their toil […]


It was Facebook that came to the rescue of Kiran Kumar, an engineering student from Jaipur, who was trapped in flood-hit Chennai, as water surged into his rented room. His worried parents had taken to Facebook to voice their concern about his safety, and within an hour, volunteers shifted him to a safer location. In […]

Chinese President Mr. Xi Jinping speaks during the opening ceremony of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank on January 16, 2016

addressing die ceremony of the bank, which along with the BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) is expected to expand infrastructure financing, rivalling the World Bank and Asian Development Bank. Asia’s financing needs for basic infrastructure are absolutely enormous, Mr. Xi said at the launch, adding the bank would aim to invest in projects that were […]