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  • Heinous crimes decrease in national capital: Report

    New Delhi: Delhi Police’s strategy to control crime has led to decrease in all heinous crimes in the national capital. According to Delhi Police annual report-2016, the dacoity has been reduced by 39 per cent, robbery by 36 per cent, kidnapping for ransom by 36 per cent and murder by more than 7 per cent. […]

    Sasikala Natrajan to lead AIADMK

    AIADMK has adopted a resolution to work under the leadership of Sasikala Natarajan in the party general body meeting today. 14 resolutions passed in AIADMK gen body meet; resolution demanding Jayalalithaa’s birthday be celebrated as ‘Nat’l Farmers Day’ also adopted. Meanwhile dissent is also growing within AIADMK as rebel MP Sasikala pushpa’s husband was arrested […]

    Petrol price hiked by Rs 2.21 per litre, Diesel by Rs 1.79 per litre

    Petrol price has been hiked by 2 rupees 21 paise per litre and diesel by one rupee 79 paise excluding State levies. Now, petrol will cost 68 rupees 94 paise a litre in Delhi, 71 rupees 50 paise in Kolkata, 75 rupees 27 paise in Mumbai and 68 rupees 41 paise in Chennai. For diesel, […]

    Text of PM’s address at SCO Summit

    New Delhi; Your Excellency Mr. Ismail Karimov,  President of the Republic of Uzbekistan,  Leaders of the Members States of Shanghai  Cooperation Organization;  Invited Leaders  Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen Almost a year ago, I started my journey of Central Asian countries from Tashkent. I still remember the warmth and generous welcome of Excellency Karimov and Uzbek […]

    India committed to security & economic prosperity of Afghanistan: Sushma Swaraj

      New Delhi; External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has said that India is committed to the security and economic prosperity of Afghanistan and will stand like a rock with it. Ms. Swaraj was speaking at an event organised by the Water Resources Ministry in New Delhi to felicitate its personnel who successfully completed the construction […]

    Banks should not shy away from extending credit to Poor: Venkaiah Naidu

      New Delhi ; Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu has said that the country’s poor are bankable and banks should not shy away from extending credit to them. Addressing a Financial Literacy Camp in New Delhi, the minister said that the repayment of poor including Self Help Groups (SHGs), stands high at around 98-99 […]

    FM Arun Jaitley led panel deliberates to boost outreach of ‘Swachh Bharat’ & ‘Ganga Rejuvenation’

    New Delhi; A high-powered committee headed by Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Arun Jaitley held deliberations to boost communication outreach in two of Centre’s flagship schemes Swachh Bharat and Ganga Rejuvenation. During the meeting, Mr Jaitley emphasised on creating synergy and converging the resources of various ministries. He also spoke about the need for choosing […]

    Union HRD Minister Smt Smriti Zubin Irani launches a new initiative ‘Vidyanjali’ to involve volunteers into co-scholastic activities of schools

      New Delhi ; Inspired from Honourable Prime Minister’s vision to inculcate reading habits among children and create a reading culture at school and community level, Union Minister for Human Resource Development, Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani dedicated ‘Vidyanjali’- a school volunteer programme to the nation at New Delhi, today. In her inaugural address Smt. Smriti […]

    WPI inflation at 0.79% in May, vegetable prices soar

        New Delhi ; Rising for the second straight month, wholesale price-based inflation jumped to 0.79 per cent in May with vegetable prices witnessing a double-digit growth. The April WPI-based inflation was at 0.34 per cent and in March it was (-)0.45 per cent . Government data today showed food inflation rose to 7.88 […]

    WikiLeaks to publish more Hillary Clinton emails, says Julian Assange

    London: Founder of Wikileaks, Julian Assange said his organisation is preparing to publish more emails Democratic Party’s presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton sent and received while she was the the secretary of state. Assange’s comments was made during an interview on British commercial network, ITV on Sunday, the Guardian reported. “We have upcoming leaks in […]