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Pranab Mukherjee condoles death of Arun

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IBNS): Former Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday condoled the death of ex-Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley here.

 

24-Aug-2019
Nepal PM KP Sharma Oli mourns death of A

Kathmandu, Aug 24 (IBNS): Nepal Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli on Saturday condoled the death former Indian Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and said he was 'deeply saddened' by hearing about his demise.

24-Aug-2019
I feel humbled, dedicate the honour to 1

Abu Dhabi, Aug 24 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said he felt 'humbled' after being conferred with the ‘Order of Zayed’ by the government of the UAE.

24-Aug-2019
Arun Jaitley's mortal remains to be kept

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IBNS): The mortal remains of former Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who passed away on Saturday, will be kept at the BJP headquarters at 10 am on Sunday.

24-Aug-2019
UAE: PM Narendra Modi conferred with ‘

Abu Dhabi, Aug 24 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi was on Saturday conferred with the UAE's highest civilian award ‘Order of Zayed’ at Abu Dhabi, UAE.

24-Aug-2019
MPCC president condoles Arun Jaitley's d

Aurangabad, Aug 24 (UNI) Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC) president Balasaheb Thorat condoled the demise of senior BJP leader and former Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley who passed away in New Delhi on Saturday.

24-Aug-2019
Arun Jaitley (1952-2019): BJP's Mr. Cong

A few years ago when the running feud between the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in New Delhi and the ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal, run by the regional satrap that is Mamata Banerjee, was raging as usual, Arun Jaitley was invited by the Bengal government at the annual business summit in Kolkata. As Jaitley spoke and took to the stage, eulogies about his august bearing and erudition poured in from state finance minister Amit Mitra and the chief minister herself.

24-Aug-2019
Lost a valued friend: PM Modi mourns Aru

New Delhi: Mourning the demise of former Union Finance Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwart Arun Jaitley, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he has lost a "valued friend".

24-Aug-2019
Former FM and BJP stalwart Arun Jaitley

New Delhi: Former Union Finance Minister, legal luminary, a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) stalwart and a chief trouble shooter of the first Narendra Modi government, Arun Jaitley passed away at the age of 66 at AIIMS here on Saturday finally losing the battle with protracted illness.

24-Aug-2019
Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley pas

New Delhi: Former Union Finance Minister and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) veteran Arun Jaitley passed away on Saturday. He was 66. 

24-Aug-2019
Modi government fulfilled Sardar Patel's

Hyderabad: Praising Prime Minister Narendra Modi for abrogating Article 370, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Saturday said the government has fulfilled his predecessor Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel's dream of "United India".

24-Aug-2019
Rahul Gandhi, other opposition leaders t

New Delhi/Srinagar: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi will be among the opposition leaders who on Saturday will visit Jammu and Kashmir that has lost the special status after the Centre scrapped Articles 370 and 35A earlier this month.

24-Aug-2019
S. Jaishankar to visit Moscow

New Delhi, Aug 24 (IBNS): Dr. S. Jaishankar, External Affairs Minister will pay a visit to Moscow on 27-28 August, officials said. 

24-Aug-2019
PM Narendra Modi in Abu Dhabi, will rece

Abu Dhabi, Aug 24 (IBNS): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has reached  Abu Dhabi on the 2nd leg of his 3-nation tour on Friday, officials said.

24-Aug-2019
Maharashtra: Building collapse leaves 2

Mumbai, Aug 24 (IBNS): At least two people were killed as a four-storey building collapsed in Maharashtra's Bhiwandi area on Friday, media reports said.

24-Aug-2019
ED raids promoters of Deccan Chronicle a

New Delhi, Aug 23 (UNI) Enforcement Directorate (ED) conducted simultaneous searches at the residences of promoters of Deccan Chronical Holding Ltd (DCHL) T Venkatram Reddy, T Vinayakravi Reddy and their offices on Thursday to gather evidence of money laundering and to trace the proceeds of crime, an official statement said here on Friday. 

23-Aug-2019
NITI Aayog releases report on composite

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IBNS): To supplement the efforts of Jal Shakti Ministry, NITI Aayog has prepared the second Round of Composite Water Management Index (CWMI 2.0).

23-Aug-2019
Security tightened at Mumbai airport

Mumbai, Aug 23 (UNI) The CISF and Mumbai Police will further beef up the airport's security after Thursday’s mega-security breach when a ‘mentally ill’ person jumped over a wall to take a stroll beneath a Spicejet aircraft, official sources said here on Friday.

23-Aug-2019
Congress attacks Nirmala Sitharaman, say

New Delhi, Aug 23 (UNI) In a scathing attack against Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman over the economic crisis and her statement which compared Indian economy with China and US, the Congress on Friday said that India needs of a Finance Minister who has basic understanding of economics. 

23-Aug-2019
Hashtag #boycottmcdonalds tends on Twitt

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IBNS): A hashtag #boycottmcdonalds is currently trendfing on Twitter ever since fast food major McDonald stated that all its restaurants serve halal meat.

23-Aug-2019
Muslim youth beaten up by mob in Assamâ€

Guwahati, Aug 23 (IBNS): A Muslim youth was seriously injured after he was beaten up by a mob in Assam’s Hojai district for alleged involvement in ‘Love Jihad’. 

23-Aug-2019
Ayodhya: Nirmohi Akhara says it is on Hi

New Delhi, Aug 23 (UNI) Nirmohi Akhara on Friday contended in the Supreme Court that it is the only one on Hindu side whose name appears in historical records at the disputed site at Ayodhya, the centre of a land title dispute that has riveted the nation.

23-Aug-2019
Aircel-Maxis case: Delhi HC extends inte

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IBNS): Special Judge O P Saini of the Delhi High Court on Friday extended the interim protection to former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram and his son Karti in connection with the Aircel-Maxis case.

23-Aug-2019
Huge quantity of Nepalese liquor seized,

Darbhanga, Aug 23 (UNI) Police today seized 235 bottles of Nepalese liquor from an auto-rickshaw and arrested a smuggler in this connection from Town police station area in Darbhanga district.

23-Aug-2019
Assam CM Sonowal reviews law and order a

Guwahati, Aug 23 (UNI) Ahead of publication of final, updated National Register of Citizens (NRC) for the state on August 31, Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal today reviewed the law and order situation in a meeting with the Deputy Commissioners (DCs) and the Superintendents of Police (SPs) of all districts.

23-Aug-2019
BSF organizes pension adalat in Guwahati

Guwahati, Aug 23 (IBNS): The Guwahati Frontier of the Border Security Force (BSF) on Friday had organized a pension adalat to speedy redress the grievances of BSF retirees and family pensioners of all the seven states of North East region and Coochbehar district of West Bengal.

23-Aug-2019
Indian government should remonetise econ

New Delhi,Aug 23 (UNI) Pointing out that Government’s own economic advisers had acknowledged that Indian economy was in a deep mess, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Friday said the Government should remonetise the economy by putting money back in the hands of the needy.

23-Aug-2019
India-US hold a round of bilateral 2+2 i

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IBNS): India and the United States held a round of the bilateral 2+2 Intersessional meeting on Thursday in Monterey, California, officials said.

23-Aug-2019
After ex-army, now BSF ASI and his wife

Guwahati, Aug 23 (IBNS): After an army’s retired officer Md Sanaullah, an Assistant Sub-Inspector of the Border Security Force (BSF) has now declared as a ‘foreigner’ by a Foreigners’ Tribunal in Assam.

23-Aug-2019
Assam : BSF nab 7 cattle smugglers and 2

Guwahati, Aug 23 (IBNS): Within 48 hours, the BSF troops deployed in Assam’s South Salmara district, along the Indo-Bangladesh border, have apprehended seven cattle smugglers and seized 25 cattle heads.

23-Aug-2019
Reform, perform, transform: PM Modi on N

Paris: Amid thunderous applause of the Indian community gathered at the UNESCO Headquarters, Prime Minister Narendra Modi spoke on Friday assuring that India is now moving in a fast track of development and equality. He said his government is goal-oriented and did away with injustices like Triple Talaq to build a new India. Without naming the scrapping of Article 370 and Kashmir, he said it took some 70 years to remove temporary provisions.

23-Aug-2019
Full text of PM Modi speech in France in

Paris: Following is the translation of Press Statement by Prime Minister during his visit to France (August 22, 2019). He delivered the speech in Hindi.

23-Aug-2019
Supreme Court to hear Chidambaram's peti

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IBNS): A petition challenging former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram's arrest by the federal investigating agency CBI  in corruption case will be heard by the Supreme Court on Monday, when his CBI custody ends.

23-Aug-2019
Australia Minister for Resources to visi

New Delhi: Australia’s Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, Senator Matthew Canavan, will visit India from 26-29 Aug, said its High Commission in India.

23-Aug-2019
BREAKINGNEWS: Pakistan in enhanced black

Sydney, Aug 23 (IBNS): In a huge setback to the Imran Khan regime, Pakistan has been placed in an "enhanced blacklist" by terror watchdog Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) Asia Pacific Group (APG), said reports on Friday.

23-Aug-2019
Supreme Court issues notice for examinat

New Delhi,Aug 23 (IBNS): The "Triple Talaq" law abolishing instant oral divorce by Muslim men enacted last month by the Modi government  after a lot of hurdles in Parliament will be be examined by the Supreme Court, according to a notice issued by it in response to the petitions against the law by Muslim bodies.

23-Aug-2019
Had extremely productive discussions wit

Paris: Meeting French President Emmanuel Macron during his France visit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said he had an "extremely productive discussions" with the former on "economic and people-to-people ties".

23-Aug-2019
Supreme Court to hear Chidambaram's bail

New Delhi, Aug 23 (IBNS): Former Indian Finance Minister and senior Congress leader P Chidambaram's petition to seek pre-arrest bail will be heard by the Supreme Court on Friday.

23-Aug-2019
No third party should interfere in Kashm

Paris, Aug 22 (IBNS) France on Thursday categorically ruled out any third party interference on Kashmir issue in the wake of abrogation of Article 370 by India as Prime Minister Narendra Modi met French president Emmanuel Macron and thanked the European nation for backing India in combating terrorism, a scourge he said both the countries face.

22-Aug-2019
Assam police go 'Child-Friendly', launch

Guwahati, Aug 22 (IBNS): The Assam police on Thursday launched a programme related to the children named “Shishu-Mitra”.

22-Aug-2019
The way Chidambaram was handled is sad:

New Delhi, Aug 22 (IBNS): Breaking her silence, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday said she doesn't want to comment on the legality of the case involving P Chidambaram but the way the former Union Finance Minister was handled is "sad."

22-Aug-2019
BCCI Senior Selection Committee shortlis

Mumbai, Aug 22 (IBNS): The All-India Senior Selection Committee met at the BCCI HQ in Mumbai to conduct the interview process to select the support staff of Team India (Senior Men). 

22-Aug-2019
Setback for Chidambaram, CBI gets 4-day

New Delhi, Aug 22 (IBNS): In a big setback for P Chidambaram, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court has sent the former Finance Minister to a four-day custody of the probe agency.

22-Aug-2019
PM Modi leaves for bilateral visits to F

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday left the country for the bilateral visits to France, UAE and Bahrain.

22-Aug-2019
INX Media case: CBI court reserves order

New Delhi: The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has reserved its order on former Union Home and Finance Minister P Chidambaram's remand for 30 minutes after the probe agency sought for a five-day custody of the senior Congress leader, media reports said.

22-Aug-2019
INX Media case: CBI produces Chidambaram

New Delhi: The hearing of the INX Media case has already begun after the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) produced arrested former Finance and Home Minister P Chidambaram in the court on Thursday, media reports said.

22-Aug-2019
INX Media Case: CBI set to produce P Chi

New Delhi: After questioning for three hours over INX Media case, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) will be producing arrested former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram in the court soon, media reports said.

22-Aug-2019
Money laundering case: Raj Thackeray rea

Mumbai: Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray reached the Enforcement Directorate (ED) office on Thursday in connection with a money laundering case, media reports said.

22-Aug-2019
Kolkata car crash: Elder Arsalan scion w

Kolkata: In a twist to the Kolkata car crash incident, police on Wednesday arrested Raghib, the elder scion of restaurant chain Arsalan, who was driving the Jaguar which crashed into a police kiosk at the Loudon Street here and killed two Bangladeshi men last week, media reports said.

22-Aug-2019
Father has been arrested because he was

Bengaluru: Accusing the ruling dispensation of playing vendetta politics, former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram's son Karti said his father has been arrested because he was vocal against the Narendra Modi government.

22-Aug-2019
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