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President of India to visit three Northe

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS): PresidentRam Nath Kovind will visit three Northeastern States – Arunachal Pradesh, Assam and Manipur - from Nov 19 to 22, 2017.

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

Guwahati, Nov 18 (IBNS) : After arresting 22 officials of Assam Civil Service (ACS), Assam Police Service (APS) and other allied service, Assam police is planning to quiz at least 38 more officials in connection with the cash-for-job scam in the Assam Public Service Commission (APSC).

18-Nov-2017
6 militants killed in Kashmir encounter

Srinagar, Nov 18 (IBNS):Director General of Police (DGP) of Jammu & Kashmir (J&K) Shesh Paul Vaid on Saturday said  six LeT terrorists eliminated during operation with security forces in Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district.

18-Nov-2017
President Kovind addresses 94th Annual C

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind graced and addressed the 94th annual convocation of the University of Delhi on Friday.

18-Nov-2017
CBFC chief Prasoon Joshi criticises Padm

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS): Amid the Padmavati row, Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Prasoon Joshi has criticised the makers of the Deepika Padukone starrer film for private screenings before getting a certification, media reports said.

18-Nov-2017
Five militants killed in Kashmir

Srinagar, Nov 18 (IBNS): In a major encounter five militants were killed in an ongoing gunfight in Hajin area of north Kashmir’s Bandipora district on Saturday, army said.

18-Nov-2017
The entire film industry should boycott

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS) :  Hours after the  Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) sent back the application for certification of 'Padmavati' citing technical ground, actor and social activist Shabana Azmi took to Twitter to question the intention of the board and urged the film industry to boycott the ongoing International Film Festival.

18-Nov-2017
Bangladesh poses bigger security threat

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS):  Bangladesh, the so-called friend of India poses a much bigger security threat compared to China or Pakistan, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Hansraj Gangaram Ahir said at an ASSOCHAM event held in New Delhi today.

18-Nov-2017
Actor Rahul Roy joins BJP

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS): Bollywood actor Rahul Roy has joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP).

18-Nov-2017
Every state and region of India is repre

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind while addressing the 94th convocation of the University of Delhi on Saturday said that the University of Delhi is in many ways the University of India.

18-Nov-2017
Centre sends additional paramilitary for

New Delhi/Guwahati, Nov 18 (IBNS): The Central government has sent 50 additional companies of para military forces to Assam to prevent disruption in law and order in the state ahead of publication of the draft National Register of Citizens, according to media reports on Saturday.

18-Nov-2017
President Kovind to visit NE region from

Guwahati, Nov 18 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind is scheduled to visit the north-eastern region on a four-day tour starting November 19.

18-Nov-2017
Bihar makes record production of food gr

Patna, Nov 18 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): Bihar made a record production of foodgrains in the last financial year in what is being said to be a good news for the state which has been facing both floods and drought almost every year.

18-Nov-2017
Padmavati row: One person arrested for f

Jaipur, Nov 18 (IBNS): In a recent development to the Padmavati controversy, one person has been arrested for firing during the protest outside the Chittorgarh Fort in Rajasthan’s Chittor against the release of the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorial film.

18-Nov-2017
India, China engage in dialogue in Beiji

Beijing, Nov 18 (IBNS): Two months after withdrawing their respective forces from the disputed Doklam region, India and China engaged in a dialogue on Friday in Beijing.

18-Nov-2017
IT officials conduct raids in Jayalalith

Chennai, Nov 18 (IBNS): The Income Tax (IT) officials conducted raids in former Tamil Nadu chief minister late J Jayalalithaa's Poes Gardens residence on Friday evening, media reports said.

18-Nov-2017
PM Modi urges citizens to share ideas fo

New Delhi, Nov 18 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday urged the people of India to share ideas for his monthly podcast Mann Ki Baat.

18-Nov-2017
Al-Qaida Gazwatul Hind outfit militant k

Srinagar, Nov 17 (IBNS): In a brief encounter, security forces have shot dead top commander of Al-Qaida Gazwatul Hind outfit in Zakura outskirt area of Srinagar city, police said on Friday evening. 

17-Nov-2017
Padmavati row: Protesters block Chittorg

Jaipur, Nov 17 (IBNS): The agitation against the release of Deepika Padukone starrer 'Padmavati' intensified on Friday with protesters blocking the entrance to the Chittorgarh Fort in Rajasthan’s Chittor.

17-Nov-2017
7th Indo-Bangladesh joint exercise SAMPR

Guwahati, Nov 17 (IBNS): Closing ceremony for the 7th Indo-Bangladesh joint exercise SAMPRITI was held at Counter Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School, Vairengte, Mizoram on Friday.

17-Nov-2017
Assam police likely to grill Arshad Mada

Guwahati, Nov 17 (IBNS): Assam would likely to grill president of Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind Arshad Madani for his controversial remarks on the ongoing process of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) updation in Assam.

17-Nov-2017
Patna High Court orders for installing C

Patna, Nov 17(TheBiharPost/IBNS): The Patna High Court administration has asked the Bihar chief secretary to install CCTV cameras in all the district civil courts and sub-divisional courts at the earliest in a bid to check corruption in the “temples justice”.

17-Nov-2017
Congress allegation on Rafael deal shame

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IBNS) : Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday said the Congress's allegation that the Modi government had negotiated an overpriced deal to buy Rafale fighter jets is "shameful" and a "disservice" to the armed forces.

17-Nov-2017
PM Modi chairs review meeting on the pro

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi reviewed the progress of key infrastructure sectors including PMGSY, housing, coal and power, on Thursday, according to a release by the PMO on Friday.

17-Nov-2017
Kashmir : Police officer killed in milit

Srinagar, Nov 17 (IBNS) : A police officer  was killed and another injured after militants opened fire on a police party in Zakura area of Srinagar on Friday.

17-Nov-2017
Footballer who allegedly joined the mili

Srinagar, Nov 17 (IBNS): Local footballer, 20-year old Majid Khan, who had allegedly joined the ranks of militants last week, finally gave in to his parents' appeals and surrendered to the government forces.

17-Nov-2017
Draft NRC in Assam likely to be publishe

Guwahati, Nov 17 (IBNS) : The draft publication of the updation of  National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam is likely to be deferred till the second half of the next year  as the  Register General of India (RGI) on Thursday  submitted an interlocutory petition before the Supreme Court stating  that the entire preparation and publication will be completed on or before July 31, 2018.

17-Nov-2017
Gujarat election : BJP releases first li

Ahmedabad, Nov 17 (IBNS) : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday released its first list of 70 candidates for the upcoming Gujarat Assembly elections, to be held on December 9 and 14.

17-Nov-2017
Recognition of reforms, says Jaitley on

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IBNS): Union finance minister Arun Jailtey on Friday said the upgradation of India's sovereign credit from stable to positive by the US-based ratings agency Moody's is an acknowldegement of the  reform processes enforced by the BJP-led central government.

 

17-Nov-2017
Deepika Padukone gets special security a

Mumbai, Nov 17 (IBNS): Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone has been given a special security by the Mumbai police after the Padmavati lead actor received threats from  Rajasthan's fringe group Karni Sena over its content row,  media reports said.

17-Nov-2017
Will return donations taken from public,

Chennai, Nov 17 (IBNS): Tamil superstar Kamal Haasan, in a column recently, has said that he will return all donations taken from public and fans to launch his own political party, media reports said.

17-Nov-2017
Kerala: Car crash kills one, injures thr

Thiruvananthapuram, Nov 17 (IBNS): At least one person was killed and three others injured in a car crash in Kerala's Thiruvananthapuram, reports said.

17-Nov-2017
Sri Sri Ravishankar says Ayodhya issue c

Lucknow, Nov 16 (IBNS): Founder of Art of Living Foundation Sri Sri Ravishankar on Thursday said the Ayodhya issue could be resolved peacefully.

16-Nov-2017
Ryan murder case: CBI opposes bus conduc

Gurugram, Nov 16 (IBNS): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has opposed the bail plea of bus conductor Ashoke, who was arrested on charges of murdering a seven-year old Pradyuman Thakur in Ryan International School, during the hearing in the court on Thursday, media reports said.

16-Nov-2017
Vice President confers National Awards f

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IBNS): Vice President M.Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday attended the function organized by the Press Council of India on the occasion of National Press Day. 

16-Nov-2017
Rafale deal: Rahul Gandhi ignores Relian
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IBNS): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi, who has grown popular for his tweets, on Thursday ignored Anil Ambani's Reliance's law sue threat over Rafale deal with a jibe at the company and also Prime Minster Narendra Modi.
16-Nov-2017
Government allocates additional power to

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IBNS): In view of increase in the power requirement in State of Jammu & Kashmir with the onset of winter, Government of India has decided to allocate an additional 792 Megawatts for Jammu and Kashmir.

16-Nov-2017
Padmavati row: Karni Sena threatens to c

Mumbai, Nov 16 (IBNS): Taking the Padmavati row to a new low, a Karni Sena leader has threatened to chop off actor Deepika Padukone's nose as the latter reacted sharply to the ongoing controversy centred on the film recently.

16-Nov-2017
Three militants captured during operatio

Srinagar, Nov 16 (IBNS) : The Jammu and Kashmir police have captured three militants during the ongoing operation in Kund area of Kulgam district, Inspector General of Police Muneer Khan said on Thursday. 

16-Nov-2017
BJP leader and security guard shot dead

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IBNS) :  A BJP leader and his security guard were shot dead by bike-borne assailants in Bisrakh area of Greater Noida on Thursday,  media reports said.

16-Nov-2017
K.J. Alphons expresses deep concern at d

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IBNS): K. J. Alphons, Minister of State (Independent charge) for Tourism expressed deep concern at the tragic death of 21 tourists in a boat mishap in the Krishna river in Andhra Pradesh.

16-Nov-2017
Refusing compensation to Kashmir human s

Srinagar, Nov 16 (IBNS): The Jammu and Kashmir government’s refusal to pay compensation to a man who was strapped to a jeep and paraded by army personnel was a “callous attempt” and evasion of its human rights obligations, Amnesty International India said on Thursday.

16-Nov-2017
Joint Indo-Bangladesh exercise ‘SAMPRI

Guwahati, Nov 16 (IBNS): A Field Training Exercise of the ongoing Joint Indo-Bangladesh Training Exercise SAMPRITI 2017, which is seventh such exercise in the SAMPRITI series, was conducted at Counter Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School, Vairengte, Mizoram.

16-Nov-2017
UP Govt writes to I & B Ministry to dela

Lucknow, Nov 16 (IBNS) : The Uttar Pradesh government has urged the  Information and Broadcasting Ministry to defer the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmavati,  apprehending a dip in the state's law and order situation because of the "distorted historical facts" presented in the film, media reports said.

16-Nov-2017
Three FIRs lodged against Jamiat Ulema-e

Guwahati, Nov 16 (IBNS): After the recent controversial provocative comment on the ongoing National Register of Citizens (NRC) updating process in Assam made by Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind president Maulana Sayed Arshad Madani, at least three FIRs have been lodged against Madani on charge of issuing the provocative remarks at various police station in the state.

16-Nov-2017
Modi still remains most popular leader a

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IBNS) : Despite note ban and other measures that the opposition has been clamouring against to turn the tide against him, Prime Minister Narendra Modi remains  the most popular leader in India, still enjoying "overwhelming support" from the people after having spent three years in power. according to a survey from the Pew Research Center that works on global attitudes and trends,

16-Nov-2017
Bihar cop fractures bones of truck drive

Patna,  Nov 16 (TheBiharPost/IBNS): A policeman in Bihar badly assaulted a truck driver fracturing  one of his hands after he refused to give bribe.

16-Nov-2017
Doctors in Karnataka begin indefinite st

Bengaluru, Nov 16 (IBNS) : Doctors in private medical establishments  across Karnataka began on Thursday an indefinite strike  in protest against the Karnataka Private Medical Establishments (Amendments) Bill resulting in a crisis in the state's healthcare system, media reports said.

16-Nov-2017
Ryan Murder Case: Court to hear bail ple

Gurgaon, Nov 16 (IBNS): The court will hear the bail plea of bus conductor Ashoke Kumar, who was arrested on charges of murdering a seven-year old Pradyuman Thakur in Ryan International School, at 2 p.m. on Thursday, media reports said.

16-Nov-2017
PM Modi addresses journalists on Nationa

New Delhi, Nov 16 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the press community on the occasion of National Press Day.

16-Nov-2017
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