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Mizoram becomes third power surplus stat

Guwahati, Dec 6 (IBNS)  : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said Mizoram has become third power surplus State in the North East after Sikkim and Tripura.

16-Dec-2017
No question of my contesting from Rae Ba

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IBNS) : Scotching off rumours following her brother Rahul Ganhi's takeover on Saturday as Congress President,  Priyanka Gandhi Vadra said  her mother Sonia Gandhi would again contest the next national election from her constituency Rae Bareli in Uttar Pradesh.

16-Dec-2017
Two militants killed in encounter with s

Guwahati, Dec 16 (IBNS) :  At least two suspected militants belonging to the banned NDFB-S were killed during a fierce gun fight as security forces rescued an abducted businessman from a place along the Meghalaya border  in Assam's Dima Hasao  on Friday night.

16-Dec-2017
Pakistani militant's body found in south

Srinagar, Dec 16 (IBNS) : The body of a Pakistani   militant body was recovered by Jammu and Kashmir Police on  Saturday in Tral town of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, official sources said.

16-Dec-2017
PM Modi taking country backward: Rahul G

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IBNS):  Honing afresh his attack on Narendra Modi after taking over as Congress President, Rahul Gandhi on Saturday said the Prime Minister is  taking the country back to the medieval age.

16-Dec-2017
Coal allocation scam :Madhu Koda and thr

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IBNS) : A special CBI court in Delhi has sentenced  former Jharkhand chief minister Madhu Koda to three years' imprisonment in a coal block allocation scam, reports said.

16-Dec-2017
Congress expresses gratitude towards Son

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IBNS): The Congress expressed its gratitude towards the party's longest serving President, Sonia Gandhi, who is retiring from the post on Saturday passing on the baton to son Rahul.

16-Dec-2017
Baton of Congress party formally goes in

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IBNS): Bringing a generational change in the Congress, Rahul Gandhi on Saturday formally assumed office of the party's President replacing his mother Sonia Gandhi after 19 years.

16-Dec-2017
Rahul Gandhi coronation: Has the Nehru-G

If 2014 general election was all about Narendra Modi, the 2019 poll undoubtedly would be an acid-test for Rahul Gandhi, who took over as the Congress president today, weighed by a poor track record of electoral success and swayed by a new optimism among party workers. 

16-Dec-2017
Rahul Gandhi takes charge as Congress Pr

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IBNS): Rahul Gandhi took charge as the Congress President on Saturday.

16-Dec-2017
PM Modi arrives Aizawl for day-long Mizo

Guwahati, Dec 16 (IBNS): After conclusion of the Gujarat Assembly election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi started his day-long maiden visit to north east India on Saturday.

16-Dec-2017
New era for Congress, Rahul Gandhi to ta

New Delhi, Dec 16 (IBNS): A 19-year old leadership provided by Sonia Gandhi to the Congress will end on Saturday with scion Rahul Gandhi taking charge as the President shifting the country's oldest political party into a new era.

16-Dec-2017
President addresses 14th convocation of

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday addressed the 14th convocation of the Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology in Allahabad.

15-Dec-2017
Aarushi murder: Hemraj's widow challenge

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS):  The Supreme Court on Friday received a petition challenging the acquittal of doctor-couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar in the murder of their daughter-Aarushi and domestic help-Hemraj, media reports said.

15-Dec-2017
PM Modi to visit Mizoram and Meghalaya t

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Mizoram and Meghalaya on Saturday where he will inaugurate various development projects. 

15-Dec-2017
Ryan School murder : Bail plea of the ac

Gurugram, Dec 15 (IBNS) :  The bail plea of the Ryan International School student, arrested in connection with the murder of a seven-year-old boy, Pradyuman Thakur, was on Friday rejected by a court, reports said.

15-Dec-2017
SC declines Cong request to cross-check

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS) : The Supreme Court on Friday declined the Congress’ request to direct the Election Commission to match the VVPAT paper trail with the results from at least 20 percent EVMs used across the state during the recently held Assembly elections, media reports said.

15-Dec-2017
Sonia retiring only as President, not fr

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS) : Hours after Sonia Gandhi spoke about her "retirement" the Congress on Friday clarified that she only stops working as the party's President and not going for a retreat from active politics. 

15-Dec-2017
Vedas have great relevance to humanity

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): Vice-President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu, while inaugurating the World Conference on Vedas, said that the Vedas preach world peace, universal brotherhood and welfare of all.

15-Dec-2017
Ajinkya Rahane's father arrested after c

Mumbai, Dec 15 (IBNS) : India cricketer Ajinkya Rahane’s father was arrested on Friday after his car ran over and killed a woman, The Indian Express reports.

15-Dec-2017
President of India addresses Babasaheb B

Lucknow, Dec 15 (IBNS): President of India, Ram Nath Kovind, addressed the seventh convocation of the Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University in Lucknow, on Friday.

15-Dec-2017
J&K Police detain Hurriyat Chairman Mirw

Srinagar, Dec 15 (IBNS): Jammu and Kashmir Police, on Friday, detained Hurriyat Conference Chief Mirwaiz Umar Farooq after he tried to come out from his residence in Srinagar to proceed towards South Kashmir’s Anantnag district.

15-Dec-2017
MP Police detain carol singers allegedly

Satna, Mumbai 15 (IBNS):  Madhya Pradesh police detained a group of carol singers and two priests in Satna on allegations that they were out converting people, according to media reports.

15-Dec-2017
Cabinet clears Triple Talaq bill, to be

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): The Cabinet has cleared the Triple Talaq bill, which will be tabled in the Parliament during the ongoing winter session, media reports said.

15-Dec-2017
Union Minister Dr Bhamre inaugurates Ann

New  Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): Defence Minister of State, Dr. Subash Bhamre, inaugurated the four-day 49th Annual Conference of the Society of Nuclear Medicine – India (SNMICON), in New Delhi, on Friday.

15-Dec-2017
PM Modi to dedicate Mizoram hydroelectri

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi will dedicate the 60 MW Tuirial Hydro Electric Power Project (HEPP), in Mizoram, to the nation, on Saturday, announced the Union Ministry of Power.

15-Dec-2017
Rahul Gandhi pays homage to Sardar Patel

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday paid his homage to a famous Indian freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his death anniversary.

15-Dec-2017
Congress raises Sharad Yadav disqualific

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): On the first day of the winter session in Parliament, the Congress stormed the Rajya Sabha by raising the issue of rebel Janata Dal (United) leader Sharad  Yadav's disqualification in the upper house leading to the adjournment of the House till 12 p.m..

15-Dec-2017
Supreme Court extends all Aadhaar-linkin

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): The Supreme Court has ruled an extension of the deadline for Aadhaar-linking with mobile phones, bank accounts and government schemes to March 31, 2018, media reports said.

15-Dec-2017
Winter session of Parliament begins toda

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): The delayed winter session of Parliament began on Friday as Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Lok Sabha introduced list of new ministers appointed recently.

15-Dec-2017
Man ends own life depressed by sister's

Bengaluru, Dec 15 (IBNS): Upset by his sister's terminal cancer and the inevitable, a 32-year-old man ended his own life by hanging himself in Karnataka's Vijaynagar, reports said.

15-Dec-2017
Hardik Patel takes dig at BJP over exit

New Delhi/Gandhinagar, Dec 15 (IBNS): Patidar Anamat Andolan Samiti (PAAS) leader Hardik Patel on Friday took a dig at the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over exit polls that predict a clean sweep for the saffron party in Gujarat.

15-Dec-2017
Winter session of Parliament to begin to

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): After delays due to the Gujarat election, the winter session in Parliament will begin finally on Friday.

15-Dec-2017
PM Modi pays homage to Sardar Patel on h

New Delhi, Dec 15 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday paid homage to prominent Indian freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on his death anniversary.

15-Dec-2017
Gujarat polls: Congress slams EC for 'fa

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS): The Congress party on Thursday slammed the Election Commission for not taking action against Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP) leaders for the controversial roadshow which allegedly violated the model code of conduct.

14-Dec-2017
President to visit Uttar Pradesh on Dec

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Uttar Pradesh (Lucknow and Allahabad) on Dec  15 and 16.

14-Dec-2017
Venkaiah Naidu launches New Delhi Editio

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS): Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu launched the New Delhi Edition of Marathi daily ‘Lokmat’ at a function here on Thursday.

14-Dec-2017
Assam CM's Vigilance Cell arrests retire


Guwahati, Dec 14 (IBNS): Assam Chief Minister’s Vigilance Cell on Thursday arrested a retired government official and a bank officer in connection with two separate scams.

14-Dec-2017
Japanese Self Defence Force delegation t

Guwahati, Dec 14 (IBNS): A delegation from the Japanese Self Defence Force visited the renowned Counter Insurgency Jungle Warfare (CIJW) School in Mizoram's  Vairengte from December 12-14.

14-Dec-2017
Exit polls predict a Modi juggernaut in

Gandhinagar/Shimla, Dec 14 (IBNS): The Narendra Modi wave seems to continue in the country as multiple exit poll suggests the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) is set to win Gujarat Assembly election and make an inroad in Himachal Pradesh, giving a big blow to the Congress.

14-Dec-2017
Exit Polls predict 108-9 for BJP, 70 plu

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS): Exit Polls in Gujarat predicted 108 seats for the ruling BJP followed by over 70 seats for Congress as the the high-voltage electoral fight between the two ended with the completion of voting in the second and last phase of Gujarat poll on Thursday.

14-Dec-2017
Gujarat election : Polling in the second

Ahmedabad, Dec 14 (IBNS) : Polling for the second and final phase of Assembly elections in Gujarat ended at 5 pm on Thursday.

14-Dec-2017
Election Commission seeks report on Modi

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS) : The Election Commission on Thursday sought a report from district collector on the alleged roadshow Prime Minister Narendra Modi held after casting his vote, leading to a heightened acrimony between the ruling BJP and opposition Congress.

14-Dec-2017
BJP delegation meets Election Commissio

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS): Countering the Congress' protest against PM Modi's alleged roadshow on the Gujarat polling day, a delegation  of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) met the Election Commission, media reports said.

14-Dec-2017
Gujarat election : More than 47 percent

Ahmedabad, Dec 14 (IBNS) Recording a moderate pace of polling, 47.40 percent Gujarat voters turned up to exercise their franchise till 2 pm in the second and final phase of state Assembly election on Thursday as the Congress made an unprecedented attack on the Election Commission accusing it of being a "puppet" of the BJP Government.

14-Dec-2017
BJP acting in desperation : P Chidambara

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS) : Veteran Congress leader and former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Thursday hit out at the BJP for lodging a complaint with the Election Commission over an interview of party President Rahul Gandhi and said the "double standard" being pursued by the ruling party shows its desperation to win the Gujarat polls which it stands to lose.

14-Dec-2017
The 21st century is Asia's century says

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IBNS): The central government accords highest importance to the Indian Ocean region, guided by the principle of Sagar (Security And Growth for All in the Region), said Prime Minister Narendra Modi while commissioning INS Kalvari (S-21), the first of the six Scorpene class submarines built under Project 75 (Kalvari Class) into the Indian Navy at a ceremony held at Naval Dockyard, Mumbai, on Thursday.

14-Dec-2017
39 percent voting till noon, Congress sa

Amedabad, Dec 14 (IBNS) : About 39 percent of Gujarat voters exercised their franchise till 12 noon on Friday in the second and final phase of state Assembly elections Gujarat Assembly elections which are underway. 

14-Dec-2017
PM dedicates INS Kalvari to nation, says

Mumbai, Dec 14 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi, on Thursday, dedicated the naval submarine INS Kalvari to the nation, at a function in Mumbai, and said INS Kalvari was a prime example of "Make in India."

14-Dec-2017
Congress slams EC for allowing Modi to h

New Delhi, Dec 14 (IBNS) :  As the high voltage Gujarat election was underway, the Congress   on Thursday slammed the Election Commission for allowing Prime Minister  Narendra Modi to make a spectacle of his voting  by showing off his inked finger to the public from his car and a huge partisan and applauding crowd making the event look like a roadshow.

14-Dec-2017
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