Connected to India

Serving Indians Abroad

subscribe

For news, views, interviews.

Business-Bollywood-Features-News-Fun-Stuff

Indian government

Tag
About

Latest News on Indian Government.

News and updates for Indian expats or of Indian origin. Connected to India gathers news and reports about Indian Government and shares it with Indians residing across the world, especially in Singapore, US, UK and Dubai.

Modi tops chart again in global leader approval ratings

The latest ratings by data intelligence company Morning Consult suggest that India’s Prime Minister Narendra Modi has again topped the...

India

India Gate’s Amar Jawan Jyoti flame merges with National War Memorial

Amar Jawan Jyoti News: Nearly after 50 years, the flames of India Gate’s Amar Jawan Jyoti will be merged today with the eternal flame at...

India

PM Modi pitches for investment in India at virtual Davos meet

Addressing the World Economic Forum’s online Davos Agenda 2022 summit, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made strong pitch for...

Global

India records 2.71 lakh new COVID cases, 314 deaths in a day

India logged 2,71,202 new COVID 19 Omicron cases in the last 24 hours, the Union Ministry of Health showed yesterday morning. A total of...

Covid-19

PM Modi chairs COVID review meet with CMs

PM Modi Live: Amid a spike in India’s COVID 19 cases triggered by the Omicron variant, Prime Minister Narendra Modi chaired a review...

India

Kerala labourer uses free railway internet to clear civil service exam

In another example of driving technology and internet to clear a competitive exam, Sreenath K, a Kerala-based coolie, has leveraged online...

India

India announces polls in five states from next month, results on March 10

The Election Commission of India (ECI) yesterday announced the dates for assembly polls in Goa, Manipur, Punjab, Uttarakhand and Uttar...

India

Delhi rolls out first set of electric buses

Breaking News: Delhi Transport Corporation (DTC) has unveiled the first prototype of its electric bus after a delay over several factors,...

India

May see spike in COVID-19 cases in India, according to Cambridge virus tracker

India may see a spurt in the Coronavirus growth rate within days and head into an intense but short-lived virus wave as the...

India

India blocks funding for Mother Teresa-built charity from abroad

India has restricted abroad funding to a charity founded by Mother Teresa, as it had “failed” to comply with the legal terms, the home...

India

Indian Union Minister Smriti Irani’s daughter Shanelle gets engaged to Arjun Bhalla

Indian Minister of Women and Child Development and former television actress Smriti Irani shared news on Instagram that her daughter...

Entertainment

Mortal remains of General Rawat to be brought to Delhi; probe ordered into helicopter crash

The mortal remains of India’s first Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat and his wife Madhulika will be brought to New Delhi...

India

Farmers set to formally call off protests today after Centre agrees to demands

Indian farmers who have spent the last 15 months protesting the farm laws and pushing for a legal guarantee for minimum support price (MSP),...

India

Indian Defence Chief General Bipin Rawat, 12 others killed in IAF chopper crash in Tamil Nadu

Indian Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat was among 13 killed as the helicopter he was onboard crashed near Conoor in Tamil...

Global

PM Modi, Priyanka Chopra among Bihar Covid jab list in glaring data fraud

Narendra Modi, Amit Shah, Sonia Gandhi, Priyanka Chopra are some of the names on a list of people supposedly vaccinated for COVID at Bihar's...

Covid-19

India, Singapore impose new measures to curb Omicron variant

India and Singapore are planning to implement new measures to curb the spread of Omicron coronavirus variant which has recently been...

Global

On 13th anniversary of Mumbai attack, tributes pour in for martyrs

India paid homage to those who laid down their lives while fighting against the terrorists who attacked Mumbai on November 26, 2008, where...

India

Indian EAM Jaishankar calls on senior ministers during his Singapore visit

India's External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar arrived in Singapore on Wednesday for three days and met senior ministers.

Global

Mediapart's revelations trigger political slugfest between BJP, Congress

After French investigative portal Mediapart alleged that the Rafale jets maker paid EUR 7.5 million to a middleman during the UPA's regime,...

Global

Senior US Justice Department officials discuss ways to counter cyberattackers' in New Delhi

Arun G Rao, Indian-American Deputy Assistant Attorney General of the US department of justice civil division’s consumer protection branch,...

Global

Singapore to allow travellers from India to enter, transit through city-state, says MOH

Following the announcement about the expansion of its vaccinated travel lanes programme, Singapore has announced the resumption of travel...

Singapore

Russia, UK plan flights to Goa as India allows international visitors

With India allowing visitors across the globe, Russia and the United Kingdom are mulling charter flights to Goa in November.

Travel

India, US kick off military exercise in Alaska

India and the US have kicked off military training exercise, “EX YUDH ABHYAS 21”, at the Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson in Alaska.

Global

Two MoUs signed as 4th Indo-US Health Dialogue ends

India's union minister for health and family welfare Mansukh Mandaviya addressed the closing session of the 4th Indo-US Health Dialogue...

Global

Shashi Tharoor among prominent Indians attacking UK's new COVID travel policy for India

Prominent Indian politicians and celebrities have gone on the record condemning the United Kingdom government's newest COVID-19 travel...

Covid-19