Kerala based Ayana Charitable Trust, the new name under which US charity Gospel for Asia is reportedly funding projects in India, has emerged on top of the list of Indian NGOs with the highest foreign funding in 2015-16.
The BJP led coalition government managed to achieve a significant breakthrough when it convinced the United Naga Council to lift its four months long economic blockade on the Imphal-Dimapur and Imphal-Silchar highways.
Raja Ravi Varma’s untitled painting of Damayanti sold for about Rs11.09 crores at Sotheby’s New York Sale of Modern and Contemporary South Asian Art, fetching over double its upper estimate of about Rs4.58 crores.
India brushed aside China's opposition to Dalai Lama's upcoming visit to Arunachal Pradesh saying that it had no control over his travel plans within India. The foreign ministry also said that political motives should not be read into the visit.