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NIA arrests another accused in Amroha ISIS case

NIA arrests another accused in Amroha ISIS case

New Delhi: The National Investigating Agency (NIA) on Friday arrested another accused in recently cracked Harkut-ul-Harb-e-Islam module. This module is said to be inspired by the proscribed terror outfit Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS). The arrested accused Muhammad Absar, a resident of Jasora of Meerut in Uttar Pradesh, teaches at Jamia Husania Abul […]

This ‘Chowkidar’ is not going to stop, all wrong doers on corruption will be punished: PM

This ‘Chowkidar’ is not going to stop, all wrong doers on corruption will be punished: PM

New Delhi: Notwithstanding the indiscriminate allegations against him and name calling, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said that the government will not spare any wrong doer nor will hesitate to take all steps to fight the corruption menace. “……Chowkidar rukne wala nahi hae….Abhi yeh shuruwat hui hae. Chowkidar ek ko bhi chhorne wala nahi […]

PM’s development initiatives in J&K

PM’s development initiatives in J&K

New Delhi: Prime Minister announced a package of Rs. 80,068 Crores as special development assistance to J&K on 07th November, 2015 for development of infrastructure and institutions of higher learning. There are 63 projects included in the package covering various sectors viz. Road, Power, Renewal Energy, Health, Education, Water Resources and Tourism etc. Till date, […]

BJP govt responsible for complete alienation of Kashmiris: Cong

BJP govt responsible for complete alienation of Kashmiris: Cong

New Delhi: Blaming the BJP-PDP government in Jammu and Kashmir for the worsening law and order situation in the state, Leader of the Opposition in the Rajya Sabha on Thursday said the policies of the Central Government and that of BJP’s coalition government in the state with the PDP had caused the alienation of Kashmiris. […]

Public Transport: States to decide timelines for implementation of VLT

Public Transport: States to decide timelines for implementation of VLT

New Delhi: The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued notification under the Motor Vehicle Act, 1988 mandating the provision of Vehicle Location Tracking (VLT) device and emergency buttons in all Public Service Vehicles registered on or after 1st January, 2019. States may decide timelines for implementation of VLT and emergency buttons in vehicles registered […]

Steps taken by Govt to promote use of Domestically Manufactured Drugs and Medicines

Steps taken by Govt to promote use of Domestically Manufactured Drugs and Medicines

New Delhi: Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Shipping and Chemicals and Fertilizers, Shri Mansukh L. Mandaviya, while giving a written reply to a question in Lok Sabha today,detailed the following steps taken by Government to promote the use of domestically manufactured drugs and medicines: National Pharmaceuticals Pricing Policy, 2012 (NPPP-2012) was notified […]

84’ riots: Delhi HC sentences Sajjan Kumar to life imprisonment

84’ riots: Delhi HC sentences Sajjan Kumar to life imprisonment

New Delhi: Delhi High Court on Monday reversed the acquittal of the trial court and sentenced senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar with life imprisonment in the 1984 riots. The Delhi HC division bench Justices S Muralidhar and Vinod Goel, after hearing the final arguments in the appeals, ordered Kumar to surrender before the court by […]

Modi calls for constructive discussion in Parliament’s Winter session

Modi calls for constructive discussion in Parliament’s Winter session

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday called upon all political parties to hold constructive discussion on issues of national importance during the Winter Session of Parliament which begins here from Tuesday. On the eve of the Winter Session, the BJP-led NDA government held an all party meeting. Briefing mediapersons about the meeting, Parliamentary […]

Oppn to raise Rafale issue, ”misuse” of Central probe agencies in Parliament’s Winter Session: Azad

Oppn to raise Rafale issue, ”misuse” of Central probe agencies in Parliament’s Winter Session: Azad

New Delhi: Opposition-led Congress on Monday will raise issue  Rafale fighter jets deal, misuse of Central investigative agencies and other issues including farmers’ problems, unemployment, women security, fuel prices and RBI autonomy during the Winter Session. Talking to reporters after the all-party meeting here convened by the Government, senior Congress leader and Leader of the Opposition […]

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