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Assam: Contractor of Labour department a

Guwahati, Nov 8 (IBNS) : The sleuths of Assam Chief Minister’s vigilance on Wednesday arrested a contractor in connection with the multi-crore rupees scam in Labour department, which took place in the previous Congress regime. 

08-Nov-2017
APSC’s cash-for-job scam : Assam polic

Guwahati, Nov 8 (IBNS): As the biggest move against corruption by the Sarbananda Sonowal-led Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Assam, the Assam police on Wednesday had arrested 15 officials of Assam Civil Service (ACS), Assam Police Service (APS) and other allied services in  connection with the cash-for-job scam in the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC).

08-Nov-2017
7th Asian Mining Congress inaugurated i

Kolkata, Nov 8 (IBNS): 7th Asian Mining Congress organized by the Mining Geological and Metallurgical Institute of India (MGMI) was inaugurated by Susheel Kumar, Secretary, Ministry of Coal, Government of India here on Wednesday.

08-Nov-2017
IndiGo manhandling : Civil Aviation Mini

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS) : Civil Aviation minister Ashok Gajapathi Raju has sought a report from Government agencies on a passenger’s assault by IndiGo airline staffers, media reports said.

08-Nov-2017
AAP likely to name Raghuram Rajan as Raj

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is likely to announce the name of former Reserve Bank of India (RBI) governor Raghuram Rajan as  its Rajya Sabha candidate,  media reports said.

08-Nov-2017
EAM Sushma Swaraj welcomes her Colombian

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS): India's External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, on Wednesday, welcomed the Colombian Foreign Minister Maria Angela Holguin to India

08-Nov-2017
Delhi smog : Schools to remain shut for

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS) : Delhi's Education Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday ordered all the schools in Delhi to remain closed till Sunday as a huge blanket of poisonous smog  covered the national capital for the second consecutive day, reports said.

08-Nov-2017
BJP President Amit Shah visits Somnath T

Junagadh, Nov 8 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah, on Wednesday, visited the Somnath Temple and participated in ritualistic offerings. according to media reports.

 

08-Nov-2017
Twitter expands character limit to 280

New York, Nov 8 (IBNS): Social networking site Twitter decided to enable its users to express more by expanding its character limit to 280.

08-Nov-2017
APSC’s cash-for-job scam : Assam polic

Guwahati, Nov 8 (IBNS): The Assam police on Wednesday arrested 13 officials of Assam Civil Service (ACS), Assam Police Service (APS) and other associate services in  connection with the cash-for-job scam in the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC).
 

08-Nov-2017
Indigo ground staff members manhandle pa

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS): In a shocking incident, Indigo ground staff members have dragged and manhandled a passenger at the Delhi airport, which was evident in a video recorded by another staff member, media reports said.

 

08-Nov-2017
Ryan murder case: Class XI student arres

Gurgaon, Nov 8 (IBNS): In a major twist to the school murder case, where a seven-year old Pradyuman Thakur was found dead in a pool of blood in Ryan International School, a class XI student of the same school has been arrested, media reports said.

08-Nov-2017
PM Modi greets LK Advani on his birthday

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday greeted senior BJP leader and former party president Lal Krishna Advani on the latter's birthday.

08-Nov-2017
One year of Demonitisation: PM Modi salu

New Delhi, Nov 8 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday took to social media to praise the Indian citizens on the completion of one year of the demonitisation, a move through which the present government banned old Rs 500 and Rs 1000 notes.

08-Nov-2017
Major fire breaks out in Kolkata godown,

Kolkata, Nov 7 (IBNS): A massive fire broke out in a warehouse at Strand Road area near Armenian Ferry Ghat in Kolkata on Tuesday night, reports said.

07-Nov-2017
Manish Sisodia orders all primary school

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IBNS): As a result of the dangerous level of pollution recorded in the national capital, the Delhi government on Tuesday ordered all primary schools to shut down for a day on Wednesday.

07-Nov-2017
Major fire breaks out near Armenian Gha

Kolkata, Nov 7 (IBNS): A major fire broke out at a godown near Armenian Ghat in Kolkata on Tuesday, reports said.

07-Nov-2017
Parking charges may hike to curb air pol

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IBNS): People in Delhi are likely to pay more for parking in the city after the Supreme Court-appointed Environment Pollution Prevention and Control Authority (EPPCA) held a meeting on Tuesday, media reports said.

07-Nov-2017
Security forces nab hardcore NDFB-S mili

Guwahati, Nov 7 (IBNS): Security forces have apprehended a hardcore militant belonging to the banned outfit NDFB-S in Assam's Chirang district on Monday night, officials said on Tuesday.
 

07-Nov-2017
Notes ban a watershed moment, says Arun

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IBNS) : Claiming that Demonetisation was a "watershed moment for India", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Tuesday said it has led the nation to a more transparent paradigm.

07-Nov-2017
Demonetisation is a big scam: Mamata Ban

Kolkata, Nov 7 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Tuesday called the move of note ban by the Centre last year as a 'big scam'.

07-Nov-2017
Bengal nun rape case: 1 found guilty of

Kolkata, Nov 7 (IBNS): Nearly two years eight months after a 72-year-old nun was raped by armed dacoits in a convent school at Ranaghat in West Bengal's Nadia district, a Kolkata court on Tuesday convicted one man for raping and five others for robbery.

07-Nov-2017
Two-day Controllers Conference under Def

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IBNS): India's Chief of Army Staff, General Bipin Rawat, inaugurated the two-day Controllers Conference - 2017, organised by the Defence Accounts Department under Ministry of Defence (Finance), in New Delhi on Tuesday.

 

07-Nov-2017
Fire NOC of Vashi building that caught f

Vashi, Nov 7 (IBNS): The fire NOC of the building near Vashi Railway station in Navi Mumbai, which went up in flames, was not renewed in 2017, a senior official of the NMMC was quoted by the media on Tuesday.

07-Nov-2017
Kamal Hassan to undertake tour across Ta

Chennai, Nov 7 (IBNS) :  Superstar  Kamal Haasan on Tuesday said he will be going on a tour across Tamil Nadu to understand people's problems before officially launching his party.

 

07-Nov-2017
Delhi in grip of deadly smog, public hea

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IBNS): Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has said that his government is considering closing schools for a few days owing to the dangerous level of pollution in the national capital according to media reports on Tuesday.

 

07-Nov-2017
Ritabrata Banerjee appears before CID fo

Kolkata, Nov 7 (IBNS): Expelled CPI-M Rajya Sabha member� Ritabrata Banerjee on Tuesday appeared before the West Bengal Criminal Investigation Department (CID) for interrogation in connection with an alleged rape and cheating case, officials said.

07-Nov-2017
Notes ban ushered in a black day for eco

Ahmedabad, Nov 7 (IBNS) : Calling demonetisation an "organised loot and legalised plunder," former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday said the move, along with roll out of GST, has come disastrous for the country.

07-Nov-2017
Prince Charles to arrive in India on Wed

New Delhi, Nov 7 (IBNS): Prince of Wales, Charles Philip Arthur George accompanied by Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla Parker Bowles will be on a two-day visit to India on Wednesday as part of their 10-day four nation tour to Singapore, Malaysia, Brunei and India.

07-Nov-2017
Pulwama encounter: JeM mastermind Azhar'

Srinagar, Nov 7 (IBNS): Reports have stated that among the three slain militants in the Pulwama encounter that took place on Monday, one was Jaish-e-Muhammed chief Masood Azhar's nephew.

07-Nov-2017
Amit Shah begins door to door campaign i

Ahmedabad, Nov 7 (IBNS): Ahead of the Gujarat assembly election, Bharatiya Janata Party president Amit Shah began a door to door campaign in the state on Tuesday.

07-Nov-2017
Woman accuses "impotent" husband of tryi

Ahmedabad, Nov 7 (IBNS): A woman has alleged that her husband was forcing her to have sex with her father-in-law and family doctor in order to impregnate her, reports said.

07-Nov-2017
Kamal Haasan cancels his birthday celebr

Chennai, Nov 7 (IBNS): Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan, who has already informed about his plans to step into politics, cancelled his birthday which was scheduled to take place on Tuesday.

07-Nov-2017
Army personnel and three militants kille

Srinagar, Nov 6 (IBNS): An Indian army personnel and three militants were killed in an encounter in Kandi Aglar village of Pulwama district on Kashmir, police said on Monday. 

06-Nov-2017
Power Ministry sets up committee to prob

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): The Power Ministry on Monday issued an order to constitute a committee to investigate the causes of the boiler blast at the NTPC unit in Uttar Pradesh's Rae Bareli which left more than 30 dead.

06-Nov-2017
Prakash Javadekar inaugurates ‘Chintan

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar inaugurated a two-day National Workshop ‘Chintan Shivir’ organized by Department of School Education and Literacy, Ministry of Human Resource Development in New Delhi on Monday.

06-Nov-2017
Nitish Kumar favours quotas in private s

Patna, Nov 6 (IBNS): Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar on Monday spoke in favour of the reservations for the backward classes in private sectors too, media reports said.

06-Nov-2017
Latvian delegation led by Prime Minister

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust at Mumbai hosted a high-level delegation led by the Prime Minister of Latvia Maris Kucinskis, on Nov 4 .

06-Nov-2017
Delegation from Pacific Pension and Inve

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): A delegation from the Pacific Pension and Investment (PPI) Institute, led by its President, Lionel C. Johnson, called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday.

06-Nov-2017
UK MoS (Immigration) Brandon Lewis holds

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): A delegation from the United Kingdom led by the Minister of State for Immigration Brandon Lewis, held talks with the Indian delegation led by the Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju here on Monday.

06-Nov-2017
Narendra Modi meets DMK chief Karunanid

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): Prime minister Narendra Modi on Monday met DMK supremo M.Karunanidhi during his visit to Chennai.

06-Nov-2017
Admiral Sunil Lanba visiting France

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): Admiral Sunil Lanba, Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee and Chief of the Naval Staff is visiting France on a bilateral visit from Nov 5 to 10.

06-Nov-2017
Education must build character and promo

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS):Vice President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu has said that Education must build character and promote good conduct.

06-Nov-2017
President of India visits Guru Ghasidas

New Delhi, Nov 6 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind visited Guru Ghasidas Jaitkham and attended the bhoomi pujan for a Saamudayik Bhavan at Girodhpuri in Chhattisgarh on Monday.

06-Nov-2017
Mukul Roy returns to Kolkata after joini

Kolkata, Nov 6 (IBNS): Days after joining the BJP in New Delhi, former Railway Minister Mukul Roy on Monday visited Kolkata.

06-Nov-2017
GST is Great Selfish Tax: Mamata Banerje

Kolkata, Nov 6 (IBNS): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday called  the 'GST' as 'Great Selfish Tax' and said it has been introduced by the Centre to harass people.

06-Nov-2017
Tamil Nadu rains : Twelve killed in one

Chennai, Nov 6 (IBNS) : Schools in Chennai, Kanchipuram, Puducherry and Thiruvalluvar remained shut  for the sixth day on Monday because of  late monsoon heavy downpour which has left 12 people dead and rendered thousands homeless over the past one week, reports said.

06-Nov-2017
Modi distorts Bhagvad Gita to suits his

Shimla, Nov 6 (IBNS) : Assailing  Narendra Modi for his performance, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Monday said  that the Prime Minister distorts a saying from the Bhagvad Gita to suit his needs.

06-Nov-2017
PM Modi meets Karunanidhi in Chennai, ho

Chennai, Nov 6 (IBNS) : Prime Minister Narendra Modi  met DMK chief M Karunanidhi at his residence on Monday in what is being described as a "courtesy visit."

06-Nov-2017
Narada sting: TMC MP Prasun Banerjee app

Kolkata, Nov 6 (IBNS): Trinamool Congress (TMC) Lok Sabha MP Prasun Banerjee on Monday morning appeared before the Enforcement Directorate for interrogation in connection with the Narada sting operation, officials said.

06-Nov-2017
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