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  • Obamas intolerance comment Govt rejects row

    Reacting cautiously to US President Barack Obama’s concern about religious “intolerance” in India, Government on Friday said any “aberrations” do not alter India’s history of tolerance. Two senior Union ministers, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Home Minister Rajnath Singh, underlined that India was a multi-religious and multi-cultural country where communities including Muslim, Jewish, Parsis and […]

    Nitish Katara case Delhi HC gives 30 yrs jail term each to Vikas, Vishal

    Delhi High Court on Friday enhanced the sentence for Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal from life imprisonment to 25 years without remission for the murder of Nitish Katara and five more years for destruction of evidence in the case. A special bench of justices Gita Mittal and J R Midha also imposed a penalty […]

    PM takes views of eminent experts at NITI Aayog to boost growth & suggestions on budget

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held discussions with eminent economists and experts on the state of economy of the country at National Institution for Transforming India (NITI) Aayog. The meet is said to have a focus on finding ways to boost economy as the government prepares to present the General Budget later this month. […]

    Nitish Katara case HC enhances sentence

    Delhi High Court on Friday enhanced the sentence for Vikas Yadav and his cousin Vishal from life imprisonment to 25 years without remission for the murder of Nitish Katara and five more years for destruction of evidence in the case. A special bench of justices Gita Mittal and J R Midha also imposed a penalty […]

    Campaigning in top gear for Delhi Assembly polls

    Campaigning is in full swing for Delhi Assembly polls amid top leaders from all political parties are criss-crossing the state to woo the voters. Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address an election rally at Dwarka on Sunday. Congress President Sonia Gandhi will hold a rally at Meethapur chowk in Badarpur constituency while AAP chief arvind […]

    CBI arrests Former Union Minister Mathang Sinh

    CBI arrested Former Union Minister Mathang Sinh in connection with Saradha chit fund scam case, making him first former central minister to be apprehended by the agency in the case. Sinh has been arrested for alleged criminal conspiracy, cheating and misappropriation of funds related to Saradha Realty, one of the companies of the group which […]

    Swaraj proposes six point template to broad base Sino-India engagement

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj proposes a six point “template” to broad base Sino-India engagement with an action oriented approach to usher in Asian century including opening the second route for the Kailash-Manasarovar Yatra is also on agenda. Inaugurating India-China Media forum in Beijjing, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, on Sunday, said the relations between […]

    Coal India gets bids for over Rs 24,000 cr for govt

    The government divested 10 per cent stake in the state-run behemoth Coal India Ltd on Friday, in a bumper sale which saw demand from institutional investors marginally exceed supply, giving a welcome boost to the faltering disinvestment drive. The sale, set to raise about Rs 24,000 crore at the auction base price, is India’s largest […]

    PM Modi urges IT experts to innovate for ‘e-Governance’

    Taking his innovative use of social media and latest technology to the next level, the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday addressed the 18th National Conference on e-Governance through Twitter. This is the first time such a significant address has taken place through Twitter. Centre is committed to realising dream of a Digital India, with […]

    Agni-V’s maiden canister trial successful

    Giving an edge to the country’s strategic strike capability, India successfully carried out the maiden canister-based trial of its most potent missile Agni-V. It has a strike range of over 5000 kms and can carry a nuclear warhead of over one tonne. The missile was launched from a canister mounted on a road-mobile launcher at […]