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ISRO successfully lifts off GSLV-F05, la Sriharikota, Sept 08 (IBNS) After a delay of 40 minutes, the Indian Space Research Organisation's GSLV-F05 rocket, which carries the INSAT-3DR advanced weather satellite, lifted off from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at 4.50 pm at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday and then the satellite was placed in the orbit successfully. 08-Sep-2016
PM Narendra Modi ends Laos visit, leaves Laos, Sept 8 (IBNS): Ending his crucial visit to Laos, Prime Minister Narendra Modi left for India on Thursday. 08-Sep-2016
J Satyanarayana appointed as part-time C New Delhi, Sept 8 (IBNS): Minister for Information Technology Ravi Shankar Prasad administered the oath of Office and Secrecy to J Satyanarayana, IAS retd has been appointed part-time Chairman of the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). 08-Sep-2016
BJP demonstrates in Kolkata over Kanhaiy Kolkata, Sept 8 (IBNS): Delhi's Jawharlal Nehru University Students Union (JNUSU)'s president Kanhaiya Kumar, who was earlier arrested for allegedly raising anti-national slogans, faced a massive demonstration in Kolkata on Thursday when he visited the city to join an event. 08-Sep-2016
GST Bill gets President's approval New Delhi, Sept 8 (IBNS): In a major development, President Pranab Mukherjee on Thursday gave his approval to the crucial Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill. 08-Sep-2016
Navjot Singh Sidhu launches own party 'A Chandigarh, Set 8 (IBNS): Ending all speculation, former Indian cricketer-turned-politician Navjot Singh Sidhu on Thursday launched his own political party Awaaz-e-Punjab. 08-Sep-2016
Italian marine moves Indian SC for modif New Delhi, Sep 8 (IBNS): Massimiliano Latorre, one of the Italian marines accused of killing two Indian fishermen in 2012, has moved the Indian Supreme Court seeking modification of bail conditions imposed by the apex court, according to media reports on Thursday. 08-Sep-2016
Giriraj Singh seeks strict implementatio Patna, Sept 8 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): Union Minister Giriraj Singh has kicked up a fresh controversy by seeking strict implementation of the ‘two-child’ norms to check population boom in the country. 08-Sep-2016
PM Modi meets Obama Laos, Sept 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met US President Barack Obama. 08-Sep-2016
East Asia Summit: Highlights of PM Modi' Vientiane/New Delhi, Sep 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, while speaking at the 11th East Asia Summit in Vientiane, Laos, on Thursday, said that competing geo-politics, as well as traditional and non-traditional challenges threaten peace, stability and prosperity of the region. 08-Sep-2016
Train fare hike: Rahul Gandhi accuses PM New Delhi, Sept 8 (IBNS): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Thursday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of 'looting' the masses, following the price hike in tickets of certain express trains. 08-Sep-2016
Fairs hiked in express trains, Kejriwal New Delhi, Sept 8 (IBNS): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Friday criticised the move of Railway Ministry to hike fairs of express trains. 08-Sep-2016
President of India to visit Tamil Nadu o New Delhi, Sep 8 (IBNS): President of India Pranab Mukherjee will visit Tamil Nadu on Sep 9 and 10, 2016, the President's Secretariat announced on Thursday. 08-Sep-2016
Kashmir : Suspected militants loot weapo Srinagar, Sept 8 (IBNS) : A group of suspected militants looted weapons from the residential guards of a National Conference (NC) leader at Damhal Hanjipora village of Kulgam district in south Kashmir on Wednesday night. 08-Sep-2016
President of India’s message on the ev New Delhi, Sep 8 (IBNS): President of India Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Democratic People's Republic of Korea on the eve of their Foundation Day (September 9, 2016). 08-Sep-2016
President of India’s message on the ev New Delhi, Sep 8 (IBNS): President of India Pranab Mukherjee has extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Tajikistan on the eve of their 25th Independence Day (September 9, 2016). 08-Sep-2016
Delhi HC sets aside Govt's order to appo New Delhi, Sept 8 (IBNS) : In a big setback to Arvind Kejriwal's ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Delhi High Court has set aside the Government's order appointing 21 lawmakers as parliamentary secretaries, reports said. 08-Sep-2016
Bihar anti-corruption drive : Govt confi Patna, Sept 8 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): The Bihar Government has confiscated the bungalow of another corrupt official accused of amassing huge wealth through fraudulent means. 08-Sep-2016
Governor gives assent to 'draconian' Bih Patna, Sept 8 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): Bihar Governor Ram Nath Kovind finally gave his assent to the ‘draconian’ new Prohibition and Excise Bill, paving the way for formal implementation of the liquor laws in the state. 08-Sep-2016
ASEAN-India summit: PM Modi meets Park G Vientiane, Laos, Sept 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday met South Korean President Park Geun-hye, on the sidelines of ASEAN-India summit. 08-Sep-2016
Enhancing connectivity central to India Vientiane, Laos, Sept 8 (IBNS): Attending his third India-ASEAN summit on Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that enhancement of connectivity is central policy to India's partnership with the ASEAN. 08-Sep-2016
Narendra Modi meets Myanmar leader Aung Laos,Sept 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met State Counsellor of Myanmar Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday. 08-Sep-2016
Bihar: Youth shot dead for not giving si Patna, Sept 8 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): A youth in Bihar was killed in cold blood for allegedly not giving road pass to a gangster’s son in yet incident of road rage, alarming the state administration. 08-Sep-2016
PM Narendra Modi meets Laos PM Laos, Sept 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi met his Laos counterpart Thongloun Sisoulith here. 08-Sep-2016
Mehbooba welcomes resolution adopted at Srinagar, Sept 7 (IBNS): Welcoming the resolution adopted at the All Party Meeting in New Delhi which calls for dialogue with all stakeholders in Jammu and Kashmir, Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Wednesday said engagement and reconciliation is the only way forward to end the stalemate and make peace, stability and prosperity a reality in the state and the region. 07-Sep-2016
West Bengal: Explosion in firecracker fa Kolkata/East Midnapore, Sept 7 (IBNS): At least three persons were seriously injured due to an explosion in home-based firecracker factory at Mahaldihi area under Egra Police Station limits in West Bengal's East Midnapore district on Wednesday, reports said. 07-Sep-2016
One held for calling in bomb threat to K Kolkata, Sept 7 (IBNS): The Bidhannagar City Police on Wednesday booked a middle-aged man from Dankuni area in Hooghly district of West Bengal for allegedly giving bomb threat to Kolkata airport, officials said. 07-Sep-2016
All Party Delegation achieved nothing: O Srinagra, Sept 7 (IBNS): The All Party Delegation (APD), which visited the unrest-hit Kashmir this week, achieved "nothing" and there is "no sense of urgency" to control the situation, National Conference leader and former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said Wednesday. 07-Sep-2016
Meghalaya turns transit route of smuggli Guwahati, Sept 7 (IBNS): It appears smugglers want to exploit the flooded river Simsang and Chillai before the water level goes down as these rivers have been main routes for smuggling wooden logs, coal and bamboo from India to Bangladesh. 07-Sep-2016
Nitish Kumar is more capable to become P Patna, Sept (The Bihar Post/IBNS): Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Tejaswi Prasad Yadav on Wednesday said chief minister Nitish Kumar was more fit to run the nation than incumbent Prime Minister Narendra Modi. 07-Sep-2016
Illegal arms factory unearthed near Kolk Kolkata, Sept 7 (IBNS): Police has busted an illegal arms factory in West Bengal's South 24 Parganas district and recovered a huge cache of firearms, cartridges and explosives from the factory, officials said on Wednesday. 07-Sep-2016
Majuli's prestige is the Assam's prestig Guwahati, Sept 7 (IBNS): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday said that Majuli's prestige is Assam's honour and it will be upheld at any cost. 07-Sep-2016
President of India attends first convoca New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS): President Pranab Mukherjee attended the first convocation of the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Delhi on Wednesday in New Delhi. 07-Sep-2016
India summons Pakistani envoy to lodge p New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS): India on Wednesday summoned Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit to lodge a formal protest against the last-minute cancellation of an event in Karachi where India's envoy to Pakistan, Gautam Bambawale, was expected to speak, reports said. 07-Sep-2016
Kashmir issue: Pakistan army chief Gene Islamabad, Sept 7 (IBNS): In a major development which may further deteriorate relationship between the two neighbouring nations, Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif has said the 'struggle of Kashmir people' do not resides in 'raining bullets'. 07-Sep-2016
Lao: PM Modi meets Shinzo Abe Lao, Sept 7 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday met Japanese PM Shinzo Abe. 07-Sep-2016
Satbir Singh appointed as next Ambassado New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS): Satbir Singh, presently Additional Secretary in the Ministry has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria. 07-Sep-2016
All-party resolution calls for peace and New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS) : A unanimous resolution adopted by all political parties on Wednesday appealed for peace and dialogue to bring normalcy restive Kashmir, while emphasising that there could be no compromise on the nation's sovereignty and integrity, reports said. 07-Sep-2016
Biometric authentication derails PDS in Patna, Sept 7 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): The introduction of biometric authentication has derailed Public Distribution System in the eastern Indian state of Jharkhand, according to a study conducted by a two-member team headed by Jean Dreze, a Belgian-born Indian development economist. 07-Sep-2016
Assam's Majuli island will be India's fi Guwahati, Sep 7 (IBNS): Majuli island, in Assam, which recently won the epaulette of being the world's largest river island, will be declared India's first island district on Thursday, according to media reports. 07-Sep-2016
Indian Prime Minister reaches Lao PDR fo New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS): Prime Ministet Narendra Modi arrived in Vientiane, Lao PDR on Wednesday to attend the 14th ASEAN-India Summit and the 11th East Asia Summit, according to media reports. 07-Sep-2016
Union Tourism Ministry approves funds fo New Delhi, Sep 7 (IBNS): The Union Ministry of Tourism approved projects amounting to Rs 450 crore under the Swadesh Darshan scheme for Madhya Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Tamil Nadu, Uttar Pradesh and Sikkim, ministry announced on Wednesday. 07-Sep-2016
Unanimous resolution of all parties on K New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS) : An unanimous resolution is likely to be taken on restive Kashmir on the basis of reports of the delegation members who visited the valley recently and the deliberations the Government had with them to bring under control the volatile situation. 07-Sep-2016
Pokemon Go: PIL in Gujarat HC saying gam Ahmedabad, Sep 7 (IBNS): The Gujarat High Court has issued notices to the centre, the state and Nianctic Inc after a public interest litigation was filed saying that the reality game Pokemon Go has hurt religious sentiments, the media reported on Wednesday. 07-Sep-2016
Ganesh festival volunteer allegedly trie Mumbai, Sep 7 (IBNS): A police man in Maharashtra's Kalyan was allegedly attacked and his head puhsed under water during the Ganesh festival immersion ceremony, according to media reports on Wednesday. 07-Sep-2016
Kashmir crisis: All party meet expected New Delhi, Sep 7 (IBNS): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh is holding an all-party meeting on Wednesday in New Delhi where a blue print for the resolution to the Kashmir crisis is likely to be drawn up, according to media reports. 07-Sep-2016
Fresh charge-sheet filed against rape-ac Patna, Sept 7 (The Bihar Post/IBNS) : A local court in Bihar has filed a fresh charge-sheet against jailed Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) lawmaker Raj Ballabh Yadav in connection with a rape case. 07-Sep-2016
Bihar woman throws daughters into river, Patna, Sep 7 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): A love-struck woman in Bihar allegedly threw her two daughters into a flooded river before fleeing with her lover though the girls were saved by fishermen, police said on Wednesday. 07-Sep-2016
Rains flood Gaya in Bihar, toll climbs t Patna, Sept 7 (The Bihar Post/IBNS): The Hindu pilgrimage town of Gaya in Bihar has been flooded following torrential rains since Tuesday, disrupting life, flight and train services. 07-Sep-2016
PM Modi leaves for Lao PDR to attend imp New Delhi, Sept 7 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday left for Lao PDR to attend important meetings. 07-Sep-2016
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