Title Description Posted Date
USCIRF Report on Religious Freedom criti New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS): Causing a disappointment to the Narendra Modi government, the Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF), which is a US government commission, in its annual report, has criticised the Bharatiya Janata Party's 'ghar wapsi' campaign on religious conversions and derogatory statements about minorities by various leaders of his party. 30-Apr-2015
PM congratulates Maulana Wahiduddin Khan New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has congratulated noted Islamic scholar and peace activist Maulana Wahiduddin Khan, on being conferred the Sayyidina Imam Al Hassan Ibn Ali Peace Award at a function in Abu Dhabi. 30-Apr-2015
PM Modi speaks to Prime Minister of Isra New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu called Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday to convey his "deepest appreciation and gratitude" for India's "exemplary" support and assistance in the evacuation of Israeli citizens from Nepal. 30-Apr-2015
This govt is of reason and common sense: New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS): Even as Rahul Gandhi commenced his day-long 15-km 'padyatra' (march) in Maharashtra on Thursday, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley took a dig at the Congress Vice President in the Parliament. 30-Apr-2015
Punjab teenager's death: Four arrested Chandigarh, Apr 30 (IBNS): A day after a woman and her daughter were pushed off the bus by a group of men in Punjab who started harassing and molesting them inside the vehicle, owned by a company where the chief minister's family has stakes, resulting in the death of the 14-year-old daughter, four people have been arrested in the case, reports said on Thursday. 30-Apr-2015
Another Assam Congress MLA arrested, sen Guwahati, Apr 30 (IBNS): After Dr Rumi Nath, police on Thursday arrested another Congress MLA and sent him to seven days judicial custody. 30-Apr-2015
Strike affects normal life in Bengal Kolkata, Apr 30 (IBNS) Life was affected in Kolkata and the West Bengal districts as a day-long strike called by the opposition passed off at six pm on Thursday amid reports of sporadic clashes. 30-Apr-2015
Home Ministry seeks report from Punjab G Chandigarh, Apr 30 (IBNS) The Ministry of Home Affairs has sought a report from Punjab government over the shocking death of a 14-year-old girl who along with her mother were pushed off a moving bus after being molested by a group of men. 30-Apr-2015
"Women can not occupy the front seats': Mumbai, Apr 30 (IBNS) In a shocking incident, a woman journalist on Thursday allegedly faced discrimination at a Mumbai function, organised by Swami Naryan Trust on cow slaughter. 30-Apr-2015
Forgiven All, Says Kerala Professor as 1 Thiruvanthapuram, Apr 30 (IBNS) Five years after a Kerala professor's right hand was chopped off by fundamentalist extremists, 14 people were found guilty by a court in Ernakulum on Thursday. 30-Apr-2015
With 10 crore members BJP largest politi New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS) The ruling Bharaitya Janata Party on Thursday claimed that it has become the world's largest political party. 30-Apr-2015
BSF guns down Pakistani intruder in Jamm Jammu, Apr 30 (IBNS) The Border Security Force (BSF) shot dead a Pakistani intruder in the Samba sector of Jammu this morning, said officials. 30-Apr-2015
Girl dies after pushed off bus with moth Chandigarh, Apr 30 (IBNS) A woman and her daughter were pushed off the bus by a group of men in Punjab who started harassing and molesting them inside the vehicle, owned by a company where the chief minister's family has stakes, resulting in the death of the 14-year-old daughter, officials said on Thursday. 30-Apr-2015
Hunt for the 'Most Consumer Friendly Sta Kolkata, Apr 30 (IBNS) The Ministry of Consumer Affairs, Government of West Bengal extended their support by hosting the Regional Conference on ‘Criteria for Measuring the Most Consumer Friendly State(s) in India’ organized by the Consumer Online Foundation in New Delhi. 30-Apr-2015
Govt, protesters battle over West Bengal Kathmandu, Apr 30 (IBNS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and central trade unions are observing a day long strike in West Bengal to protest against the violence during the recently held civic polls in the state. 30-Apr-2015
Modi speaks to Pakistan PM over earthqua New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday spoke to the Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif, who had called to express condolences over the loss of lives in various parts of India due to the recent earthquake. 30-Apr-2015
Vodafone Foundation Instant Network team New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS): The Vodafone Foundation Instant Network Mini, a portable 'mobile network in a backpack', has been taken to the Kathmandu Valley in Nepal to help restore communications to some of the areas worse affected by last weekend's earthquake. 30-Apr-2015
'Slight' earthquake hits Nepal Kathmandu, Apr 30 (IBNS): A 'slight' intensity earthquake measuring 4.1 on the Richter Scale hit Nepal on Thursday as the country continued to experience aftershocks following Saturday's 7.9 quake which devastated the Himalayan nation. 30-Apr-2015
Girl dies after molesters push her off w 30-Apr-2015
Maharashtra: Rahul begins 'padyatra' for Nagpur, Apr 30 (IBNS) In a bid to reach out to farmers, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi has commenced his day-long 15-km 'padyatra' (march) in Maharashtra on Thursday. 30-Apr-2015
Woman, daughter pushed off bus by molest Chandigarh, Apr 30 (IBNS) A woman and her daughter were pushed off the bus by a group of men in Punjab who started harassing and molesting them inside the vehicle, resulting in the death of the 14-year-old daughter, said media reports on Thursday. 30-Apr-2015
Marital rape is not same as understood a New Delhi, Apr 30 (IBNS) Marital rape as understood internationally does not apply in the Indian context where society treats marriage as sacred, said the government in Parliament on Wednesday. 30-Apr-2015
Nepal quake: India continues to aid in r New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS): India on Wednesday continued to aid Nepal in its relief and rescue operation after the Himalayan nation was hit by a devastating earthquake, measuring 7.9 on the Richter Scale, which claimed over 5000 lives. 29-Apr-2015
NDFB(S) militant nabbed in Kokrajhar Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS): Security forces on Wednesday apprehended a militant belonging to NDFB(S) in Assam's Kokrajhar district, officials said. 29-Apr-2015
Cabinet approves Atal Mission for Rejuve New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS): In a determined bid to recast the urban landscape of the country to make urban areas more livable and inclusive besides driving the economic growth, the Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved Central Government spending of about one lakh crore on urban development under two new urban missions over the next five years. 29-Apr-2015
Bodies of six quake victims of Assam rea Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS): The bodies of six women of Assam, killed in the massive earthquake in Nepal, were brought to Guwahati on Wednesday and later cremated, officials said. 29-Apr-2015
Assam Disaster Management Team formed fo Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS): Following the massive earthquake in Nepal, Assam government has constituted a special Disaster Management Team for extending services to the affected people from Assam in Nepal, officials said. 29-Apr-2015
Three ULFA militants nabbed in Assam Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS) : Security forces on Wednesday apprehended three hardcore ULFA militants in Assam's Sonitpur district, police said. 29-Apr-2015
CBI files chargesheet against Naveen Jin Ranchi, Apr 29 (IBNS): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Wednesday filed a chargesheet against industrialist Naveen Jindal in connection with a coal block allocation scam in Jharkhand. 29-Apr-2015
Three persons killed in Assam road misha Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS): At least three persons including a woman were killed in a road mishap in Assam's Goalpara district on Wednesday, police said. 29-Apr-2015
Assam: 3 tea labourers die after consumi Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS) : At least three persons died and 99 others, including 22 children and 27 women,fell ill after consuming illicit liquor in Assam's Jorhat district, officials said. 29-Apr-2015
Cabinet approves conversion of two addit New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS) The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its approval for the conversion of two additional battalions of the Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) for the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) and for strengthening existing NDRF battalions. 29-Apr-2015
Proposal to move Official Amendments to New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS) The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, on Wednesday gave its approval to amend the Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988 by pursuing the Prevention of Corruption (Amendment) Bill, 2013, pending before the Rajya Sabha by moving official amendments. 29-Apr-2015
India will always stand firmly beside Af New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS) President Pranab Mukherjee has received Afghanistan president Mohammad Ashraf Ghani at Rashtrapati Bhavan here. 29-Apr-2015
3.3 earthquake hit Nepal Kathmandu, Apr 29 (IBNS): Nepal was hit by a 'slight' intensity earthquake measuring 3.3 on the Richter Scale on Wednesday, officials said. 29-Apr-2015
3.5 earthquake hits Assam Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS) An earthquake measuring 3.5 on the Richter Scale hit Assam on Wednesday, officials said. 29-Apr-2015
Three rhino poachers killed in Kaziranga Guwahati, Apr 29 (IBNS) : Three rhino poachers were killed in Assam's Kaziranga National Park (KNP) on Tuesday night, officials said on Wednesday. 29-Apr-2015
It is not the government of farmers and New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wendesday attacked the Centre and Narendra Modi over the issue of agrarian crisis which the country is currently facing and asked the Prime Minister to visit Punjab to see the situation in the state. 29-Apr-2015
Rahul Gandhi attacks Modi over farmers' New Delhi, Apr 29 (IBNS) Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday raised the issue of farmers' plight and suicide in Lok Sabha attacking the Narendra Modi government and using the reference of BJP's Haryana minister who said farmers committing suicide are cowards. 29-Apr-2015
Farmers committing suicide are cowards: Chandigrarh, Apr 29 (IBNS) Amid opposition attack on the BJP-led government in centre over the issue of farmers' suicide, a minister in Haryana in the state's BJP government said farmers committing suicide are "cowards" who are running away from their responsibility and the government should not support them. 29-Apr-2015
Jet Airways flew over 800 people from Ka Kathmandu, Apr 28 (IBNS): Jet Airways on Tuesday operated three flights to Kathmandu-two from Delhi (9W 264 and 9W 262) and one from Mumbai (9W 266). 29-Apr-2015
PM congratulates Indian Space Scientists New Delhi, Apr 28 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday congratulated Indian Space Scientists for the successful testing of Indigenous Cryogenic Engine. 28-Apr-2015
Kejriwal asks Tomar to explain allegatio New Delhi, Apr 28 (IBNS): Following a controversy over Jitender Singh Tomar's law degree, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday asked the Law Minister to explain allegations that he faked his degree. 28-Apr-2015
Nepal quake: IAF, Indian Army continue r New Delhi/Kathmandu, Apr 28 (IBNS): Even as the death toll crossed over 5000 in Nepal following the devastating earthquake, India on Tuesday continued with its relief operation in the Himalayan nation. 28-Apr-2015
Spice jet plane lands safely in Srinagar Srinagar, Apr 28 (IBNS): A Spice Jet flight carrying 180 passengers on board suffered a bird strike on its nose while landing at the international airport Srinagar on Tuesday afternoon. 28-Apr-2015
Israel sends planes carrying emergency s New Delhi, Apr 28 (IBNS): Answering the need of humanitarian aid, more Israeli planes carrying emergency supplies landed in Nepal throughout Monday night, an official statement said. 28-Apr-2015
"Shadow of terror haunts our children": New Delhi, Apr 28 (IBNS) Calling for overcoming terrorism, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday stressed the need for forging unity in combating the menace. 28-Apr-2015
Rahul's visit to Kedarnath caused Nepal New Delhi, Apr 28 (IBNS): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Sakshi Maharaj has once again sparked a controversy by stating that Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's 'impure' visit to Kedarnath has caused the devastating Nepal earthquake. 28-Apr-2015
Renewed thrusts on safety measures at DS Kolkata, Apr 28 (IBNS) In the continuing thrusts to ensure safety, Durgapur Steel Plant (DSP) has undertaken several initiatives for strengthening the safety measures inside the plant. 28-Apr-2015
We will do everything possible with resc New Delhi, Apr 28 (IBNS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday assured the people of Nepal that India and other nations will 'do everything possible' to conduct the rescue and relief operation in the Himalayan nation that was hit by a major earthquake on Saturday. 28-Apr-2015
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