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Heavy rain alert issued in Madhya Prades

Bhopal, July 25 (UNI) The India Meteorological Department on Thursday issued a warning - effective for the next 48 hours - regarding heavy rainfall at numerous places in Madhya Pradesh.

25-Jul-2019
Kargil Vijay Diwas commemorated in Assam

Guwahati, Jul 25 (IBNS): A series of events were conducted by the troops of Army under the aegis of  Dao Division to commemorate the 20th anniversary of the Indian Army‘s resounding victory over Pakistani Army in Kargil war in year 1999. 

25-Jul-2019
Lok Sabha passes bill to criminalise ins

New Delhi, Jul 25 (IBNS): The contentious bill to criminalise instant triple talaq was passed in the Lok Sabha amid a walkout by the opposition Congress party.

25-Jul-2019
K'taka Speaker disqualifies 3 rebel MLAs

New Delhi, Jul 25 (IBNS): The Karnataka Speaker on Thursday disqualified three of 17 rebel lawmakers for bringing down the Congress and HD Kumaraswamy's Janata Dal-Secular government.

25-Jul-2019
Rajya Sabha passes RTI Amendment Bill de

New Delhi, Jul 25 (IBNS): Despite oppositions' objections, the Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed the Right To Information (Ammendment) Bill, 2019 seeking significant changes to the transparency law.

25-Jul-2019
Lok Sabha passes

New Delhi, July 25 (IBNS): The Lok Sabha today passed the contentious bill that would criminalise instant triple talaq.

25-Jul-2019
Mamata writes to PM for an all-party mee

Kolkata, July 25 (UNI): West Bengal chief minister and Trinamool Congress chairperson Mamata Banerjee today urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to call an all-party meeting on public funding of elections in India.

25-Jul-2019
Odisha coal mine mishap: Search operatio

Bhubaneswar, July 25 (UNI): Search operation is on for the second day today at Bharatpur open cast mine in Talcher Coalfields of Mahanadi Coalfields Limited (MCL) for missing three coal workers.

25-Jul-2019
Garg to take over charge as power secret

New Delhi, July 25 (UNI): Union finance secretary Subhash Chandra Garg, who was abruptly transferred to the power ministry cleared the air, saying that he has sought voluntary retirement from government service with effect from October 31 this year but maintained that he would take charge as secretary in the power ministry on Friday.

25-Jul-2019
UK court denies bail to Nirav Modi, exte

London, July 25 (UNI): A UK court on Thursday denied bail to fugitive diamond merchant Nirav Modi, who is wanted in India in the Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud and money laundering case, and further extended his judicial remand till August 22.

25-Jul-2019
BSP, YSRCP oppose Triple Talaq bill in L

New Delhi, July 25 (UNI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and Yuvajana Shramika Rythu Congress Party (YSRCP) on Thursday opposed the Triple Talaq bill in the Lok Sabha.

25-Jul-2019
Foul mouthed Azam Khan stirs row again,

New Delhi, July 25 (IBNS): Controversial Samajwadi Party (SP) lawmaker Azam Khan on Thursday drew ire from the treasury benches over a comment directed at the then officiating Speaker Rama Devi.

25-Jul-2019
Assam deports 30 Bangladeshi nationals

Guwahati, July 25 (IBNS): While the updation process of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) is going on in Assam to detect the illegal foreigners and the Supreme Court has directed the NRC authority to publish the final NRC by August 31, the Assam government on Thursday has deported 30 Bangladeshi nationals to Bangladesh.

25-Jul-2019
No clear forecast for the formation of a

Bengaluru, July 25 (IBNS): No signs of a BJP government in Karnataka even after the fall of Kumaraswami government.

25-Jul-2019
RTI Bill will see the light of the day a

New Delhi July 25 (IBNS): With the fence sitting parties like Biju Janata Dal (BJD), Telangana Rashtriya Samithi (TRS) and YSR Congress Party (YSRCP) deciding to back the centre on RTI bill, the decks are cleared for it's passage in the Rajya Sabha.

25-Jul-2019
Mob lynching became epidemic now: Swara

Mumbai, July 25 (IBNS): Supporting the letter sent by 49 intellectuals to Prime Minister Narendra Modi over mob lynching, actress Swara Bhasker said the practice of beating people has become epidemic, media reports said.

25-Jul-2019
Misbehavior of cop drew Priyanka Gandhi

Kanpur, July 25 (IBNS): Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra angrily twitted against Uttar Pradesh cops as a local head constable named Tar Babu not only refused to take an FIR from a 16 year old girl but also misbehaved with her.

25-Jul-2019
Supreme Court allows Karnataka MLAs to w

New Delhi, July 25 (UNI): The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed two independent Karnataka MLAs to withdraw their petition on trust vote in Karnataka but slammed senior lawyer Mukul Rohatgi for being absent in the court despite being asked by it to be present on Thursday.

25-Jul-2019
Triple Talaq bill might be a 'test' for

New Delhi, July 25 (IBNS): The triple talaq bill has been tabled in the lower house of the Parliament today. Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad introduced the bill in the Lok Sabha. It is expected that the lower house will be witnessing unruly scenes as the opposition parties led by Congress is vehemently opposing the bill in it's current form.

25-Jul-2019
Karnataka BJP leaders awaiting for Amit

Bengaluru, July 25 (UNI): After defeating the Confidence motion in the Karnataka Legislative Assembly on Tuesday successfully, the State BJP leaders are anxiously awaiting green signal from the Central leaders to form the government in the State.

25-Jul-2019
Rajiv Gandhi assassination case: Convict

Chennai, July 25 (UNI): S Nalini (52), one of the seven life convicts in the former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi assassination case, was on Thursday released on a month's parole to make arrangements for her daughter's wedding.

25-Jul-2019
Senior NCP leader Sachin Ahir joins Shiv

Mumbai, July 25 (IBNS): Senior NCP leader and the party's Mumbai unit president Sachin Ahir joined the Shiv Sena today in the presence of Sena president Uddhav Thackeray.

25-Jul-2019
BJP leaders from Karnataka in Delhi to m

New Delhi, July 25 (IBNS): A group of BJP leaders from Karnataka are in the national capital to meet Union home minister Amit Shah, two days after Karnataka's coalition government fell following a trust vote. The BJP is yet to stake a claim to form the government.

25-Jul-2019
Owaisi, Adhir, Saugata Roy expected to o

New Delhi, July 25 (UNI): Congress floor leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury, his party colleague Shashi Tharoor, Hyderabad lawmaker Asaduddin Owaisi and Saugata Roy of Trinamool Congress are expected to move the Statutory Resolution opposing the Ordinance on Triple Talaq Bill in Lok Sabha on Thursday.

25-Jul-2019
Mamata pays homage to former Lok Sabha S

Kolkata, Jul y25 (UNI): West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday paid homage to former speaker of Lok Sabha Somnath Chatterjee on his birth anniversary.

25-Jul-2019
Assam to deport 30 Bangladeshis tomorrow

Guwahati, July 24 (IBNS):  The Assam government will deport 30 Bangladeshi nationals to their home country on Thursday.

24-Jul-2019
Nine injured as autorickshaw overturns i

Nashik, July 24 (UNI): Nine people, including three women labourers and a minor boy, were injured after an autorickshaw they were travelling in overturned near Vadali village in Shahada taluka of Nandurbar district.

24-Jul-2019
Evolve code of conduct for those in publ

New Delhi, Jul 24 (IBNS): Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu has expressed his concern over the all-round degeneration of values in different fields, including in politics and urged all political parties to evolve a code of conduct for those in public life to raise the level of public discourse.

24-Jul-2019
Lok Sabha passes Unlawful Activities (Pr

New Delhi, Jul 24 (IBNS): The Lok Sabha passed the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019 on Wednesday.

24-Jul-2019
Bill to check ponzi schemes passed in Lo

New Delhi, Jul 24 (UNI) A Bill, to help tackle the menace of illicit deposit-taking activities in the country, which at present are exploiting regulatory gaps and lack of strict administrative measures to dupe poor and gullible people of their hard-earned savings, was passed in the Lok Sabha on Wednesday.

24-Jul-2019
Jogi demands 27% reservation to OBC in C

Raipur 24 July (UNI): Janta Congress Chhattisgarh president and former chief minister Ajit Jogi on Wednesday demanded a 27 per cent reservation for other backward classes in Chhattisgarh in line with Madhya Pradesh.

24-Jul-2019
Gujarat likely to receive heavy to very

Ahmedabad, Jul 24 (UNI) Even as light to moderate rain continued to lash some parts of Gujarat, heavy to very heavy rainfall is likely in the state for three days starting July 27 under the influence of a new system which was expected to be formed over the Bay of Bengal on July 26.

24-Jul-2019
Indian Army rescues 150 flood-affected p

Guwahati, Jul 24 (IBNS): The Indian Army has joined in the rescue operation in flood-hit districts in Assam and rescued several hundred flood-affected people.

24-Jul-2019
Arunachal Pradesh Guv reviews road conne

Guwahati, Jul 24 (IBNS): Continuing his effort towards strengthening the road connectivity in the State, Arunachal Pradesh Governor Brig. (Dr.) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) convened a high-level meeting at Raj Bhavan in Itanagar on Wednesday.

24-Jul-2019
Consider cases where innocent Kashmiris

Srinagar, July 24 (UNI): Reacting to the Jaipur High Court acquitting three residents of Srinagar booked in Lajpat Nagar and Samleti bomb blast cases, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Mehbooba Mufti appealed to Union home minster Amit Shah to look into cases where innocent Kashmiris are languishing in jails on unproven charges.

24-Jul-2019
Rajya Sabha passes POCSO bill, over 1,00

New Delhi, July 24 (UNI): The government will set up 1023 special courts for the quick disposal of cases relating to child sexual abuse and pornography, women and child development minister Smriti Irani said on Wednesday.

24-Jul-2019
BSF celebrates Kargil Vijay Diwas in Meg

Guwahati, Jul 24 (IBNS): As a part of “Kargil Vijay Diwas” celebrations, 11 Bn and 30 Bn Border Security Force under command of Meghalaya Frontier organized a drawing and paintings competition in border villages adjoining the BSF BOP Barsora and Sanghat on Wednesday.

24-Jul-2019
Sonowal visits flood-hit South Salmara d

Guwahati, Jul 24 (IBNS): Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Wednesday visited the flood-hit South Salmara-Mankachar district and took stock flood situation in the district including the people displaced by the recent wave of flood.

24-Jul-2019
Two BJP MLAs vote for Congress govt's bi

Bhopal, July 24 (IBNS): Two BJP MLAs voted in favour of a bill of the Kamal Nath-led Congress government in Madhya Pradesh today, hours after the leader of Opposition had boasted they could bring down the government in "24 hours".

24-Jul-2019
Proposal to regularise unauthorised colo

New Delhi, July 24 (UNI): Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal today said the proposal to regularise 1,797 unauthorised colonies in Delhi is ready, and the time is not far when the residents of these areas would get a dignified life and their due rights.

24-Jul-2019
Congress govt 'proves majority' in Madhy

Bhopal, July 24 (UNI): Approximately four hours after the Madhya Pradesh Assembly's leader of Opposition Gopal Bhargava's "remark" in the perspective of Karnataka's political developments, division of votes on Wednesday evening during passage of a bill resulted in a 122-0 figure.

24-Jul-2019
Assam flood situation remains grim, deat

Guwahati, Jul 24 (IBNS): The Assam flood situation is still grim and floodwaters have submerged new areas in few districts following incessant rains in the past 72 hours.

24-Jul-2019
Possible to be anti-govt and still pro-I

New Delhi, July 24 (IBNS): Trinamool Congress MP Mahua Moitra today called the The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill, 2019, “anti-federalism, anti-constitutional and anti-people” and said it was possible to be "anti-government and still be pro-India".

24-Jul-2019
No action taken yet for printing Nirbhay

Hoshiarpur, Jul 24 (UNI) No action has been taken yet against the printing press owner who allegedly printed Nirbhaya rape convict’s photo on voter awareness flex hoarding despite Deputy Commissioner's order.

24-Jul-2019
Congress should take decision on continu

Bengaluru, July 24 (UNI) The Caretaker Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy is non-committal on continuing the JD(S)-Congress alliance in the State and said that Congress should take a decision about it.

24-Jul-2019
AIMIM member Asaduddin Owaisi blames Con

New Delhi, Jul 24 (UNI) Opposing the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Bill in the Lok Sabha, AIMIM member Asaduddin Owaisi on Wednesday accused Congress of not doing justice to Muslims and said when the grand old party was in power it was bigger than BJP but after losing polls it tries to become big brother of Muslims.

24-Jul-2019
Rise above politics and support law to e

New Delhi, Jul 24 (UNI) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday said members should rise above politics and support the law to end terrorism and stressed that legislation to fight the menace should be strict. 

24-Jul-2019
PM should intervne: Aparna Sen says afte

Kolkata, July 24 (IBNS): Noted Indian filmmaker Aparna Sen on Tuesday said there is no 'political colour' to the letter written by 49 intellectuals to PM Narendra Modi over the 'Jai Shree Ram' slogan issue.

24-Jul-2019
Kashmir is an issue of national pride: R

New Delhi, July 24 (IBNS): Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said the government will not accept any thrid party's mediation on the Kashmir issue.

24-Jul-2019
Jai Shree Ram became provocative war-cry

Kolkata/New Delhi, July 24 (IBNS): Days after Nobel Laureate Amartya Sen said "Jai Shree Ram" is not associated with Bengali culture, 49 intellectuals have written a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi saying the slogan in the name of God has become a "war-cry".

24-Jul-2019
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