The three-day long event is set to host a congregation of global investors and business leaders of major food companies from November 3 to 5 in New Delhi . The prime minister gave credit to the farmers as being central to the country's efforts in food processing. Telangana State would soon boast of a Mega Food Processing Zone, IT and Industries Minister K T Rama Rao said on Friday.
Suspected militants killed a Bharatiya Janata Party youth leader in Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday. "One militant was killed while two others managed to escape", the police added. However, following Sharma's appointment, Indian Chief of Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat had said that it would not affect the army's operations in IHK.
A U.S. official told CNN the strikes were carried out by an unmanned drone. At least two separate airstrikes were carried out on Friday, the U.S. regional command said in a statement . US airstrikes against al Shabaab have stepped up this year after President Trump granted a request from AFRICOM's commander to give commanders more authority to conduct airstrikes and raids against al Shabaab without high-level, interagency reviews.
A Spanish judge has issued an worldwide arrest warrant for the president of Catalonia, now in exile in Belgium after his government declared independence from Madrid. His passport was confiscated and Vila needs to show up in court regularly as the rebellion, sedition and embezzlement probe continues. Mr Puigdemont surfaced in Belgium on Tuesday with some of his ex-ministers, saying they were seeking "freedom and safety" there.
The report notes that no country has closed the pay gap, with economic inequalities proving to be some of the most hard stumbling blocks to equality. But political representation is also the area where women have made the most advances in recent years, the report said, estimating it will take 99 years to fully rectify the situation.
Charlie Benjamin says there remains great uncertainty over what will come of the refugees since Tuesday's official closure of the Australian-run processing centre. United Nations aid agencies on Friday called on the Australian government to stop its "policy of deterrence by rescuing people at sea, mistreating them and abandoning them".