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  • Prez Kovind presents President’s Colour to Indian Navy’s INS Shivaji

    President Ram Nath Kovind has lauded the remarkable contribution made by Indian Navy and INS Shivaji to the nation. He was speaking after presenting President’s Colour to Indian Navy’s INS Shivaji at Lonavala today on the occasion of Platinum Jubilee of this premier training establishment. The President’s Colour is the highest honour that can be […]

    Nirbhaya Case: Mercy Petition of Vinay Sharma rejected; Hearing on Centre’s plea deferred till tomorrow

    The Supreme Court has rejected the request of Nirbhaya case death-row convict Vinay Sharma to peruse recommendation for rejection of his mercy plea. Rejecting the plea, a bench of Justices R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and A S Bopanna today said, the Delhi lieutenant Governor and the Home Minister indeed signed the recommendation for rejection of […]

    Home Minister Amit Shah says Delhi election result is not a mandate on Citizenship Amendment Act

    Home Minister Amit Shah has said that the Delhi election result is not a mandate on the Citizenship Amendment Act, CAA and National Register of Citizens, NRC. Participating in a programme organized by a private news channel this evening, Mr Shah said, controversial statements during the election campaigns should not have been made and the […]

    6 killed, 15 others injured in road mishap in Gujarat

    In Gujarat, six persons including a 7-year-old girl killed and 15 others injured in a road mishap near Kheralu of Mahesana district today. The mishap occurred when a speeding jeep carrying laborers along with luggage hit a roadside tree in the wee hours. Quoting police sources, AIR Ahmedabad correspondent reports that incident occurred on Kheralu- […]

    NASA says it wants next generation of astronauts to walk on Moon, journey to Mars

    NASA says it wants the next generation of astronauts to walk on the Moon and journey to Mars. The US Space Agency announced yesterday that it is seeking to add its astronaut corps as part of plans to dramatically expand its crewed space missions in the coming years. The corps currently stands at 48 active […]

    PM Modi congratulates Arvind Kejriwal for victory in Delhi Assembly Elections

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi congratulated Aam Aadmi Party and Arvind Kejriwal for the victory in the Delhi Assembly Elections. In a tweet, Mr. Modi wished them the very best in fulfilling the aspirations of the people of Delhi. BJP president JP Nadda today said that his party accepts the mandate given by the people of […]

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sithraman asserts, govt maintained fiscal discipline under its regime

    Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has asserted that the NDA government has maintained fiscal discipline under its regime. She said, inflation has been kept under control and the food inflation has not crossed the acceptable threshold. Replying to a discussion on Union Budget in the Rajya Sabha today, Mrs Sitharaman said, the nominal GDP of the country […]

    Opposition parties stage walkout from Lok Sabha over reservation in promotions issue

    In Lok Sabha, opposition members including those from Congress and DMK today staged a walkout post-lunch after expressing dissatisfaction on the statement by Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment, Thawar Chand Gehlot on the issue of the Supreme Court’s observation on Reservation in promotions. Mr Gehlot said, the matter arose due to a decision taken […]

    SC upholds Constitutional validity of SC/ST Amendment Act, 2018

    The Supreme Court today upheld the Constitutional validity of the SC/ST Amendment Act, 2018. A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra said, a court can grant anticipatory bail only in cases where a prima facie case is not made out. The bench said, a preliminary inquiry is not essential before lodging an FIR under the […]

    Congress raises question over recent Supreme Court judgment on reservation to SC, ST

    Congress party today raised the question over the recent Supreme Court judgment on reservation to SC and ST saying that it is against the rights of SC and ST. Talking to media outside the Parliament, former Congress President Rahul Gandhi alleged that BJP and RSS’s ideology is against the reservation. He said that they never […]