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AASU vows to continue agitation until th

Guwahati, Jan 31 (IBNS): All Assam Students Union (AASU) and 30 other ethnic organisations of Assam on Thursday evening took out a torch rally in Guwahati to protest against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016.

31-Jan-2019
Narendra Modi thanks people of Jind for

Jind/New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday thanked people of Jind in Haryana for voting in favour of the ruling BJP in a bypoll, which was held on Monday.

31-Jan-2019
'NoMo jobs!', says Rahul Gandhi on unemp

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday targetted Prime Minister Narendra Modi over a recent survey report which claimed the unemployment rate in 2017-2018 was highest in 45 years, media reports said.

31-Jan-2019
Bagree Market fire: Kolkata Police file

Kolkata, Jan 31 (IBNS): Four-and-half months after a massive fire gutted a major portion of central Kolkata's multi-storey Bagree Market building, the city police on Thursday filed a charge sheet in the fire incident before a city sessions court, officials said.

31-Jan-2019
Supreme Court to hear Sabarimala verdict

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): The Supreme Court will begin to hear 48 review petitions challenging the top court verdict, which allowed entry of menstruating women into Kerala's Sabarimala Temple, from Wednesday, media reports said.

31-Jan-2019
SEBI-Sahra case : Supeme Court summons S

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS) : The Supreme Court on Thursday summoned Sahara group chief Subrata Roy on February 28 for failing to deposit Rs. 25,700 crore in the SEBI-Sahara case for returning investors' money, NDTV said.

31-Jan-2019
Kolkata: Baby girl's body found in canal

Kolkata, Jan 31 (IBNS): The body of a two-year-old girl was recovered from a canal at the north-west side of Gangasagar Mela Ground under Maidan Police Station limits in central Kolkata on Wednesday midnight, reports said on Thursday.

31-Jan-2019
BJP wins Jind, Congress Ramgarh

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS) : The BJP on Thursday won the bypoll in Haryana's Jind constituency levelling the issue  with the Congress which annexed the Ramgarh seat in Rajasthan, reports said.

31-Jan-2019
West Bengal: Three killed, one missing i

Kolkata/Bankura, Jan 31 (IBNS): At least three miners, including a woman, died and another went missing after an illegal coal mine collapsed at Bagulia OCP (Open Cast Project) area under Barjora Police Station limits in West Bengal's Bankura district on Thursday morning, reports said.

31-Jan-2019
Wanted rhino poacher arrested in Assam,

Guwahati, Jan 31 (IBNS): Assam police have arrested a most-wanted rhino poacher and seized a huge cache of arms and ammunition in Assam’s Biswanath district.

31-Jan-2019
ED raids Kolkata jeweller's premises in

Kolkata, Jan 31 (IBNS): Teams of the Enforcement Directorate (ED) have been raiding several locations and office premises of Kolkata based Shree Ganesh Jewellery House Limited across the city in connection with its ongoing probe into a Rs. 2,672 crore bank loan fraud case since Thursday morning, officials said.

31-Jan-2019
Assam: State govt employees join citizen

Guwahati, Jan 31 (IBNS): Protests against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016 are continued in Assam and state government employees have also joined the protest.

31-Jan-2019
Smoke triggers panic among commuters in

Kolkata, Jan 31 (IBNS): At least three passengers fell sick after heavy smoke engulfed a non-AC Kolkata Metro coach at Dum Dum metro station in northern part of the city on Thursday morning, reports said.

31-Jan-2019
Narendra Modi govt infused hope and conf

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): President Ram Nath Kovind today said the target of the Union government from day 1 has been to improve the lives of the citizens through good and transparent governance and make sure sure the benefit of public services reached the lowest strata of the society.

31-Jan-2019
Third SC judge withdraws from interim CB

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): Justice N.V. Ramana today became the third Supreme Court judge to recuse himself from the case on the appointment of M. Nageswara Rao as the interim CBI chief, media reports said.

31-Jan-2019
BJP takes big lead in Jind in Haryana, C

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS) : BJP candidate Krishna Middha surged ahead of Jannayak Janta Party's (JJP)  Digvijay Chautala by 15,000 votes, leaving Congress's heavyweight Randeep Singh Surjewala in the third spot in Haryana's Jind where a bypoll was held as the tend was emerging with the counting of result on Thursday.

31-Jan-2019
Congress president Rahul Gandhi a 'conge

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): Union minister Smriti Irani on Thursday called called Congress president Rahul Gandhi a "congenial liar".

31-Jan-2019
Bypoll results: Congress wins Ramgarh, B

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): The Congress has won Rajasthan's Ramgarh seat, where elections were held on last Monday, by over 12,000 votes, media reports said.

31-Jan-2019
AgustaWestland case: After Michel, NRI b

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): In a boost for the Narendra Modi government ahead of the General Elections, NRI businessman Rajiv Saxena, who is an accused in the 3,600-crore AgustaWestland VVIP choper scam scam, has been deported to India, media reports said.

31-Jan-2019
Budget session: Hope parliamentarians ac

New Delhi, Jan 31 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he hopes all members of the Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha actively participate in the debates and discussions during the budget session of the parliament beginning on Thursday.

31-Jan-2019
Major fire at Hyderabad exhibition groun

Hyderabad, Jan 30 (IBNS): Several people have been hospitalised after a massive fire broke out at the Nampally Exhibition Ground here this evening.

30-Jan-2019
Balcony of old building collapses in nor

Kolkata, Jan 30 (IBNS): At least eight persons were injured when the balcony of an old dilapidated building collapsed near Cossipore Gun and Shell Factory in northern Kolkata on Wednesday evening, reports said.

30-Jan-2019
Disappointed, hurt and shocked: Chanda K

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Former ICICI Bank CEO and MD Chanda Kochhar today said she was "utterly disappointed, hurt and shocked" by the decision of the bank to sack her following the findings of an inquiry report.

30-Jan-2019
Parrikar wrote letter under pressure aft

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Congress president Rahul Gandhi has responded to Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar's letter in which the latter said Rahul appeared to have met him for "petty political gains".

30-Jan-2019
BJP holds protest march against TMC's al

Kolkata, Jan 30 (IBNS): A day after the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) allegedly attacked vehicles in West Bengal's east Midnapore district following BJP president Amit Shah's rally, the saffron party on Wednesday held a protest march here.

30-Jan-2019
Citizenship bill row: BJP, RSS workers a

Guwahati, Jan 30 (IBNS): All Assam Students Union (AASU) and Assam Jatiyatabadi Yuba Chatra Parishad (AJYCP) activists, who protested against the Citizenship Amendment Bill, beat up a district BJP president and workers of the RSS while they were on their way to attend a programme organised by the RSS in Assam’s Tinsukia district on Wednesday.

30-Jan-2019
ICICI sacks Chanda Kochar after inquiry

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): An inquiry has found former ICICI Bank CEO and MD Chanda Kochhar of violating the company's code of conduct and internal policies, the bank said on Wednesday and added it would see her exit as termination of service.

30-Jan-2019
Piyush Goyal launches the IEA’s Report

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Minister of Railways & Coal, Piyush Goyal launched the report “The Future of Rail” of International Energy Agency (IEA) at an event here on Wednesday.

30-Jan-2019
Power Minister RK Singh lays the foundat

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): R K Singh, Union Minister of State (IC) for Power and New & Renewable Energy, Government of India laid the foundation stone of Regional testing laboratory of Central Power Research Institute (CPRI) at Nashik, Maharashtra on Wednesday.

30-Jan-2019
Narendra Modi visits Surat today

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi visited Surat on Wednesday.

30-Jan-2019
India, Bangladesh host school students e

Kolkata, Jan 30 (IBNS): In an effort to foster cordial bilateral relations between India and Bangladesh, an outbound and inbound ‘Students Exchange Programme’ was organized between the two countries in the month of Jan 2019, wherein a delegation of 04 teachers and 12 students of each country took part.

30-Jan-2019
PM Narendra Modi inaugurates state-of-th

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday inaugurated state-of-the-art super speciality Rasilaben Sevantilal Shah Venus hospital in Surat.

30-Jan-2019
Re-orient education system to make stude

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Vice President of India M. Venkaiah Naidu called for reorienting the education system to make students think rationally and independently to enable them face the challenges in life with equanimity.

30-Jan-2019
Did not discuss Rafale: Goa CM Manohar P

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar on Wednesday expressed his displeasure in a letter written to Rahul Gandhi where he said the Congress President used his visit to meet him for “petty political gains”.

30-Jan-2019
Country will have new PM every day if ma

Kanpur, Jan 30 (IBNS): BJP President Amit Shah made a stinging attack on the supposed opposition alliance and said if it comes to power then the nation will see one new Prime Minister every day of the week.

30-Jan-2019
Police stop BJP protest march in Kolkata

Kolkata, Jan 30 (IBNS): The police stopped a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) protest march against yesterday's violence in the state before it could reach Esplanade area in downtown Kolkata on Wednesday.

30-Jan-2019
BJP leader compares Rahul Gandhi to 'Rav

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): A BJP MLA has triggered a controversy by describing Congress President Rahul Gandhi to the demon king Ravana from Indian mythology Ramayana.

30-Jan-2019
Delay in CBI selection panel meet may ru

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Delay in the CBI selection panel meet may eventually leave Rina Mitra, a special secretary (internal security) in the Union home ministry, out of contention for the top job in the federal probe agency, media reports said.

30-Jan-2019
Martyrs Day: PM Narendra Modi remembers

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday remembered Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi on his death anniversary.

30-Jan-2019
SP-BSP alliance coalition of corruption,

Lucknow, Jan 30 (IBNS) : Slamming the SP-BSP alliance as a "coalition of corruption," Bharatiya Janata Party chief Amit Shah on Wednesday said the rules of the respective party have  always been synonymous to crime and corruption.

30-Jan-2019
Supreme Court allows Karti Chidambaram t

New Delhi, Jan 30 (IBNS) "Do not play with law" is the warning from the Supreme Court to former Congress finance minister's son Karti Chidambaram whom the top court allowed to travel abroad on Wednesday saying it will be "forced to take steps" if he fails to cooperate with the investigating agencies probing the Aircel-Maxis case.

30-Jan-2019
George Saheb as I knew him: Arun Jaitley

With the passing away of the veteran socialist leader George Fernandes, India has lost a political colossus. George was a politician with a difference. He had the ability to stand alone, take a position, however extreme, and sustain that position. He was a political worker, an extra-ordinary leader, a powerful Trade Unionist, a Parliamentarian that many would dread to face and above all a dissenter. In the early 70s, when I was a student, George was one of the most charismatic speakers, much wanted to address campus audiences. My familiarity with him started at that time and I had an opportunity to work with him both in opposition and in Government.

30-Jan-2019
Rajnath Singh calls Mamata Banerjee over

New Delhi/Kolkata, Jan 30 (IBNS): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh called West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee after several vehicles were allegedly attacked by the ruling TMC after BJP national president Amit Shah's rally in east Midnapore of the state, media reports said.

30-Jan-2019
Terror groups supported by Pakistan will

Washington, Jan 30 (IBNS): A US intelligence report has said that terror groups supported by Pakistan will continue to conduct attacks in India and Afghanistan.

30-Jan-2019
PM Modi mentions PUBG in Pariksha Pe Cha

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IBNS):Breaking the entire audience into laughter, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday took the name of online game, PUBG, while trying to assist  students and parents on how to deal with examination pressures at the Pariksha Pe Charcha in the national capital.

29-Jan-2019
Vehicles vandalised near Amit Shah's ral

Kolkata, Jan 29 (IBNS): Escalating the political tussle with the ruling party in West Bengal, the BJP on Tuesday alleged that several vehicles near its national president Amit Shah's rally in east Midnapore district were vandalised by the TMC.

29-Jan-2019
Naked body of man recovered from close t

Mumbai, Jan 29 (IBNS): The police have recovered the body of a naked man close to Mumbai city in Maharashtra, media reports said on Tuesday.

29-Jan-2019
Time to tell our side of the story: Priy

New Delhi, Jan 29 (IBNS):  A Delhi court on Tuesday summoned journalist Priya Ramani to appear before it on Feb 25 in connection with the defamation case filed by former Union minister MJ Akbar against her.

29-Jan-2019
11 political parties of NE unanimously d

Guwahati, Jan 29 (IBNS): Ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, 10 regional political parties of the North East, including six allies of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), along with Nitish Kumar-led JD (U), have unanimously decided to oppose the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016.

29-Jan-2019
Bangladeshi infiltrators have become the

Purba Medinipur, Jan 29 (IBNS): BJP President Amit Shah on Tuesday came down to West Bengal and addressed a rally in Purba Medinipur where he accused the ruling Trinamool Congress of using 'Bangladeshi infiltrators' as their 'vote bank'.

29-Jan-2019
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