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Mangaluru airport bomb issue: Blame game

Mysuru/UNI:  Former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah here on Wednesday urged the state government to initiate an unbiased investigation into the Mangaluru airport bomb case.

22-Jan-2020
Delhi Assembly polls: Congress releases

New Delhi/IBNS:  The Congress on Wednesday released a list of 40 star campaigners, including party president Sonia Gandhi, Rahul Gandhi and party general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, for the Delhi assembly elections, scheduled to be held on February 8.

22-Jan-2020
India was partitioned solely because of

New Delhi/UNI: The BJP on Wednesday said the country was partitioned in 1947 solely because of personal ambitions of two people - Muhammad Ali Jinnah and Pt Jawaharlal Nehru and lamented that Nehru had even gone against Mahatma Gandhi on this.

22-Jan-2020
India is secular not a theocratic state

New Delhi/UNI:  Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Wednesday said unlike its 'theocratic' north-western neighbour, India is a secular country where all religions are treated equally.

22-Jan-2020
Post mortem on bodies of Indian tourists

New Delhi/UNI: Minister of State for External Affairs V Muraleedharan on Wednesday spoke to Indian embassy officials in Nepal and took stock of the process to expedite post mortem and other works related to bodies of eight Indian tourists who died in a hill resort.

22-Jan-2020
One killed in explosion at industrial un

Thane/UNI: A 35-year-old man was killed while three others injured following an explosion at an industrial unit in the Badalpur MIDC here on Wednesday.

22-Jan-2020
Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi visits Lal Chowk ami

Srinagar/UNI: Minority Affairs Ministry Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Wednesday visited historic Ganta Ghar in Lal Chowk, the nerve centre of the summer capital, Srinagar, amid unprecedented security and interacted very briefly with the shopkeepers.

22-Jan-2020
Cabinet approves Extension, of tenure of

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has approved the extension of the term of the Commission to examine the issue of Sub-categorization of Other Backward Classes, by six months that is up to 31.7.2020.

22-Jan-2020
Cabinet approves agreement between India

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Cabinet, which was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval for the Agreement between the Republic of India and the Federative Republic of Brazil on Mutual Legal Assistance in Criminal Matters has to be signed.

22-Jan-2020
Cabinet approves Model MoU with foreign

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval for the Model Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for unilateral/bilateral recognition of Certificates, pursuant to Regulation 1/10 of International Convention on Standards of Training, Certification and Watchkeeping (STCW) for Seafarers, 1978 as amended to be signed between the Directorate General of Shipping, Government of India and its counterparts in foreign countries, with the approval of Minister-in-charge of Shipping and the Minister of External Affairs. 

22-Jan-2020
Cabinet approves MoUs among India, Tunis

New Delhi/IBNS: The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, has given its approval for the proposal of the Legislative Department for allowing the Election Commission to enter into Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) with the Independent High Authority for Elections of Tunisia (ISIE) and the Papua New Guinea Electoral Commission(PNGEC) for elections for cooperation in the field of electoral management and administration.

22-Jan-2020
Suspected bomb plotter on Mangaluru Airp

Bengaluru/UNI: A suspect in the planting of a live bomb at the Mangaluru International Airport surrendered before the DG and IG of Karnataka Police, Neelamani Raju, here on Wednesday, police sources said.

22-Jan-2020
Akhilesh Yadav accepts Amit Shah challen

Lucknow/UNI/IBNS: Samajwadi Party president Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday accepted the challenge of Union Home Minister Amit Shah to debate on Citizenship Amendment act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC) saying almost the entire country was burning over the issue.

22-Jan-2020
Congress should be renamed as 'Muslim Le

New Delhi/UNI: The BJP on Wednesday stepped up attack against the Congress for its 'relentless' and alleged Muslim appeasement policy and said that the country's grand old party should be renamed as 'Muslim League Congress'.

22-Jan-2020
Novel Coronavirus outbreak: Civil Aviati

New Delhi/IBNS: In the wake of the Novel Coronavirus outbreak in Wuhan city of China, the Civil Aviation Ministry has directed seven Indian airports to make arrangements for the screening of passengers coming from China, media reports said.

22-Jan-2020
Supreme Court refuses to put stay on cit

New Delhi/IBNS: Refusing to put an interim stay on the new contentious citizenship law, the Supreme Court on Wednesday gave four weeks' time to the Centre to respond to the 80 odd new petitions challenging the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA).

22-Jan-2020
Muslims are storing weapons in mosques,

Bengaluru/IBNS: Stirring a row, Karnataka Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA M.P. Renukacharya said the Muslims are storing weapons in mosques instead of offering prayers, media reports said.

22-Jan-2020
CAA petitions: SC gives 4 weeks to Centr

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court on Wednesday gave four weeks to the Centre to file a response to the new petitions challenging the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA), media reports said.

22-Jan-2020
Supreme Court begins hearing on CAA peti

New Delhi/IBNS: The Supreme Court on Wednesday began hearing a clutch of petitions on the contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) which was passed by Parliament more than a month ago.

22-Jan-2020
After being barred for 4 weeks, Bhim Arm

New Delhi/IBNS: A Delhi Court on Tuesday allowed Bhim Army Chief Chandrashekhar Azad to return to the city on fulfilment of certain conditions after he was barred from entering the national capital as a part of his bail arrangements.

21-Jan-2020
Sibal slams Modi Govt, says 'PM, HM are

New Delhi/UNI: Hitting out at Narendra Modi government over the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), National Register of Citizens (NRC) and National Population Register (NPR), which triggered widespread protests across the country, senior Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Tuesday said: "just like our growth is a drag on the global economy, the actions of Prime Minister and Home Minister are a drag on our democracy."

21-Jan-2020
Rajinikanth refuses to apologise for his

Chennai/IBNS: Actor-turned-politician Rajinikanth on Tuesday said he will not apologise for his remarks about late social reformer Periyar EV Ramasamy.

21-Jan-2020
Delhi polls: Arvind Kejriwal waits over

New Delhi/IBNS: Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday waited for more than six hours at an election commission office here to file his nomination papers on the last day.

21-Jan-2020
MP, MLA disqualification: Role of Speake

New Delhi/UNI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday ruled that Parliament may seriously consider amending the Constitution to substitute the Speaker of the Lok Sabha or Legislative Assemblies as the arbiter of disputes concerning disqualification which arise under the Tenth Schedule.

21-Jan-2020
Virus scare: Thermal screening done for

New Delhi/IBNS: The Ministry of Civil Aviation (MoCA) has directed for all logistics support and arrangements to be made immediately with regard to screening of passengers arriving in India from China, including Hong Kong, at the identified airports.

21-Jan-2020
Maharashtra Crime: Man held for raping m

Thane/UNI: A 24-year-old man have been arrested on Tuesday for allegedly raping a minor girl from his neighbourhood in Lokmanya Nagar Pada No 2 locality of the city.

21-Jan-2020
Delhi Assembly polls: AAP MLA Surender

New Delhi/UNI:  Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Surender Singh, who did not got the party ticket for the February 8 Delhi assembly polls, on Tuesday resigned from the party.

21-Jan-2020
BJP condemns Maharashtra Minister Jitend

Hyderabad/UNI: Telangana BJP unit on Tuesday condemned the remarks of Maharashtra Minister Jitendra Awhad on funeral practices of Hindus which is extremely derogatory and disrespectful to them across the country.

21-Jan-2020
Jammu and Kashmir: Two JeM militants, as

Srinagar/UNI: Two Jash-e-Mohammad (JeM) militants and as many soldiers were on Tuesday killed in an encounter which ensued during a Cordon and Search Operation (CASO) in the south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said.

21-Jan-2020
Rajiv assassination case: Supreme Court

New Delhi/UNI: The Supreme Court on Tuesday pulled up the Tamil Nadu Government on the issue of pardon of convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case.

21-Jan-2020
Bengal Assembly to pass resolution again

Kolkata/UNI: The West Bengal Government is going to bring a resolution against the amended Citizenship Act (CAA).

21-Jan-2020
Youth must realise its potential and com

Guwahati/IBNS: Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal on Tuesday said the value based service is of utmost importance in today’s world and working for only individual success does not give much satisfaction. Youth must realise its potential and commit themselves towards the society.

21-Jan-2020
Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolson

New Delhi/IBNS: Brazilian President Jair Messias Bolsonaro will be the Chief Guest at India’s 71st Republic Day Parade on Jan 26, the Indian government confirmed on Tuesday.

21-Jan-2020
Narendra Modi, K P Sharma Oli jointly in

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, along with Prime Minister of Nepal K.P. Sharma Oli, jointly inaugurated the second Integrated Check Post (ICP) at Jogbani - Biratnagar on Tuesday.

21-Jan-2020
PM Modi to chair PRAGATI meeting tomorro

New Delhi/IBNS: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the 32nd interaction through PRAGATI- the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active Governance and Timely Implementation, on Jan 22.

21-Jan-2020
We will not revoke CAA, let protests aga

New Delhi/IBNS: In a clear message to several opposition political parties, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said the government will not revoke the new Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) despite the widespread protests against the new contentious law are taking place in the country.

21-Jan-2020
Needs to be a solid inquiry into why Afz

Mumbai/IBNS: Bollywood actress Soni Razdan on Tuesday courted a massive row by saying a solid inquiry is required into why terrorist "Afzal Guru was made scapegoat" in the 2001 Parliament attack.

21-Jan-2020
We must prepare ourselves for government

New Delhi/IBNS: After the International Monetary Fund (IMF) slashed India's economic growth for 2019-2020 to below five per cent, former Union Finance Minister P Chidambaram on Tuesday said an attack on IMF and its chief economic adviser Gita Gopinath by the ruling dispensation was imminent.

21-Jan-2020
Arvind Kejriwal to file nomination for D

New Delhi/IBNS: After missing deadline a day ago, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal will on Tuesday file nomination for the upcoming Delhi assembly elections here.

21-Jan-2020
Anti-CAA protests in Lucknow: Poet's dau

Lucknow/IBNS: The Lucknow Police have filed three criminal cases against dozens of women including Urdu poet Munawwar Rana's daughters- Sumaiya and Fauzia- who have been protesting against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) at the city's iconic clock tower since Friday night, media reports said.

21-Jan-2020
'No information concerning tukde-tukde g

New Delhi/IBNS: In a reply to a Right to Information (RTI) query, the Union Home Ministry has said it has no information regarding the "tukde-tukde gang", a term which is often used by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) to attack the Left and its supporters.

21-Jan-2020
Delhi Assembly Polls: BJP fields Sunil Y

New Delhi/UNI/IBNS: In the second list of ten candidates released here, the BJP has fielded its Delhi unit Yuva Morcha chief Sunil Yadav against Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal from New Delhi.

21-Jan-2020
Delhi polls: BJP names second list of ca

New Delhi/IBNS: The Bharatiya Janata Party has unveiled its second list of candidates for the Delhi Assembly polls on Tuesday.

21-Jan-2020
Do not be afraid of NRC, CAA: Mamata Ban

Siliguri/UNI: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday said that nobody needs to fear the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and National Register of Citizens (NRC).

20-Jan-2020
AAP Councillor Rakesh Kumar joins Congre

New Delhi/UNI: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Ajmeri Gate Councillor Rakesh Kumar, along with his supporters, joined the Congress, here at Delhi Pradesh Congress Committee (DPCC) office on Monday.

20-Jan-2020
Kerala Governor rejects state govt's exp

Thiruvananthapuram/UNI: Kerala Governor Arif Mohammad Khan on Monday rejected Kerala Government's explanation on its decision to approach the Supreme Court (SC) against the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) without informing him.

20-Jan-2020
CAA implementation 'illegal, immoral and

New Delhi/IBNS: Amid nationwide protests, historian Ramchandra Guha on Monday said the government's decision to implement the  Citizenship (Amendment) Act (CAA) is "illegal, immoral and ill-timed."

20-Jan-2020
Explosive found at Mangaluru Airport, po

Mangaluru/IBNS: The Mangaluru International Airport in Karnataka is currently on high alert after a live explosive was found by security personnel on its premises on Monday morning, media reports said.

20-Jan-2020
Anti-CAA protests: Women, children showi

Lucknow/UNI:  There was no let down in the spirit of protest at the historical Hussainabad clock tower here as women and children continued their agitation on Monday against Citizenship (Amendment) Act and National Register of Citizens (NRC) with crowd swelling every passing day.

20-Jan-2020
Electoral challenge is no big thing, say

New Delhi/UNI: Congratulating newly-elected BJP president J P Nadda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said electoral challenge is no big thing, but 'we have to live up to people's expectations'.

20-Jan-2020
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