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Corruption undisputed central issue in Agusta Westland choppers deal: Govt.  Apr 29, 9:26 pm
New Delhi, Apr.29 (ANI): The undisputed central issue in the Agusta Westland choppers deal is corruption, especially bribery, and any other line of approach and effort is misleading, said the Centre on Friday.
PM Modi not doing enough to bring black money home: Congress  Apr 29, 4:02 pm
New Delhi, Apr.29 (ANI): The Congress party on Friday said that the NDA regime at the Centre is not doing enough to bring back black money to India, and alleged that it was colluding and conniving with liquor baron Vijay Mallya.
Centre to release 25 declassified files on Netaji today  Apr 29, 8:39 am
New Delhi, Apr.29 (ANI): The Centre will release the next batch of 25 declassified files relating to freedom fighter Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose in the national capital today.
Let down by govt., debt-ridden Punjab farmers find suicide an easy option  Apr 28, 6:41 pm
Amritsar, Apr. 28 (ANI): Debt-ridden farmers reeling under an agrarian crisis triggered by drought-like situation in Punjab - the land of five rivers and the food bowl of India, seem to have found solace in death.
ISRO launches IRNSS-1G from Sriharikota   Apr 28, 1:02 pm
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Apr.28 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday launched PSLV-C33 to place India's seventh and final navigation satellite IRNSS-1G in the orbit from Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota island today.
ISRO set to launch IRNSS-1G from Sriharikota today  Apr 28, 8:12 am
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), Apr.28 (ANI): Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is set to launch PSLV-C33 to place India's seventh and final navigation satellite IRNSS-1G in the orbit from Andhra Pradesh's Sriharikota island today.
Justify Prez rule in Uttarakhand, SC tells Centre  Apr 27, 3:55 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 27 (ANI): Asking the Centre to justify the imposition of President's rule in Uttarakhand, the Supreme Court on Wednesday posed seven questions to the government.
Kejriwal targets PM, says BJP cheated nation in name of 'Gujarat model'  Apr 27, 2:44 pm
New Delhi, Apr.27 (ANI): Highlighting the initiatives taken by the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government after coming to power last year, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Wednesday launched a scathing attack on the Centre by comparing the 'Delhi and Gujarat models of development'.
AgustaWestland deal: Under fire Congress dares BJP for discussion  Apr 27, 11:51 am
New Delhi, Apr. 27 (ANI): The Congress Party, which has been cornered by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) over the controversy surrounding the AgustaWestland chopper deal, today dared the ruling dispensation at the Centre for discussion on the same.
Meeting at 10 Janpath to counter BJP's offensive  Apr 27, 10:14 am
New Delhi, Apr.27 (ANI): Congress president Sonia Gandhi on Wednesday called a meeting of the senior party leaders at her 10 Janpath residence, during which the strategy to counter the issues raised by the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Centre in the Parliament are likely to be discussed.
U'khand President rule: SC to hear Centre's plea   Apr 27, 8:02 am
New Delhi, Apr. 27 (ANI): The Supreme Court will on Wednesday hear the Centre's plea against Uttarakhand High Court's order which set aside the President's rule in the state.
Congress asks why is NDA crawling when asked to bend in talks with Pak  Apr 26, 1:50 pm
New Delhi, Apr 26 (ANI): The Congress on Monday castigated India and Pakistan Foreign Secretary talks and said the Centre seems to succumb to every possible pressure from those countries who are engaged in axe-hostile to New Delhi.
HCG launches comprehensive cancer centre in Vizag   Apr 25, 4:16 pm
Visakhapatnam (Andhra Pradesh), Apr.25 (ANI-Businesswire India): Healthcare Global Enterprises Ltd., a company specialising in cancer care, extended their growing presence in India, by launching their first cancer centre in Visakhapatnam in association with Pinnacle Hospitals today.
Centre intolerant about even slightest criticism: Chidambaram  Apr 25, 1:24 pm
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): Former union home minister P. Chidambaram on Monday took a jibe at the NDA Government at the Centre for criticising RBI Governor Raghuram Rajan, and said that this attitude by the government only exposes its inability to tolerate even the slightest criticism.
BJP has questioned relevance of democracy: Congress  Apr 25, 12:40 pm
New Delhi, Apr 25 (ANI): Congress party leader Rajiv Shukla on Monday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and the NDA government at Centre of questioning the relevance of democracy by imposing president's rule in Uttarakhand. He also said that the Congress on Monday said that it will debate on the Uttarakhand political crisis issue as the matter has questioned the relevance of democracy in the nation.
Mairaj wins India's first ever skeet medal at ISSF World Cup (Update)  Apr 25, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, Apr.25 (ANI): India's Skeet Shooting ace Mairaj Ahmad Khan has given India its first ever skeet medal by clinching silver in the last event of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun) being held at Rio De Janeiro's Olympic Shooting Centre in the Deodoro Park area.
Nothing wrong in Congress demanding discussion on U'khand issue: Shiv Sena  Apr 25, 10:23 am
Mumbai, Apr.25 (ANI): With the Centre claiming that the Uttarakhand's President's rule matter cannot be discussed in the second part of the Parliament Budget Session as it is 'sub-judice', the Shiv Sena on Monday said that there in nothing wrong in Congress demanding a discussion on the contentious issue.
Centre, state should fulfill their responsibilities to ensure speedy justice: CJI  Apr 24, 8:08 pm
New Delhi, Apr 22 (ANI): Asserting that both Central and state governments have to fulfill their responsibilities in order ensure speedy justice to the common man, Chief Justice of India Tirath Singh Thakur on Sunday hoped for effective measures will be taken in this regard.
Congress hints at bringing resolution condemning President's Rule in Uttarakhand  Apr 24, 7:28 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 24 (ANI): Expressing disappointment over the Centre's stand on the political turmoil in Uttarakhand, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha Ghulam Nabi Azad has on the eve of the Budget Session said that the Congress Party may bring a resolution condemning the move of the ruling dispensation.
Govt. will take positive action on CJI's emotional appeal to PM: BJP  Apr 24, 6:21 pm
New Delhi, Apr 24 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi has taken due cognisance of the plea of Chief Justice of India Tirath Singh Thakur, who urged the Centre to mend the incumbent loopholes in judicial system for efficient results.
Light tremor felt in Nepal's Nuwakot district  Apr 24, 11:06 am
Kathmandu, Apr. 24 (ANI): As Nepal marks the first anniversary of the devastating earthquake, the National Seismological Centre (NSC) today recorded a tremor of 4.2 magnitude in Nuwakot district.
Arunachal landslide: Centre to release more funds, says Rijiju  Apr 23, 11:51 pm
Tawang, Apr. 23 (ANI): Taking stock of the situation in Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh where a fresh landslide killed at least two people raising the death toll to 17, Union Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Saturday said that he will try to ensure the Centre releases extra funds for the state as the damages due to the natural calamity have been extensive.
Centre modifies SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act for speedy justice   Apr 23, 4:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 23 (ANI): New Rules have been notified by the Centre on Babasaheb Ambedkar's birth anniversary to revamp Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act to speed up the process of dispensation of justice to victims of atrocities and liberalise and expedite access to relief for community members who have been victims of such atrocities.
President to attend Khongjom Day in Manipur today  Apr 23, 7:30 am
Imphal, Apr. 23 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will visit Manipur on Saturday to attend 'Khongjom Day' as the chief guest at the main function to be held at Khebaching of Khongjom in Thoubal District and will also inaugurate a Monument-cum-Tourist Centre at Khongjom.
Skeet shooter Sheeraz Shaikh off to great start at ISSF World Cup  Apr 22, 11:13 pm
New Delhi, Apr 22 (ANI): Sheeraz Shaikh and Mairaj Ahmed Khan in the men's skeet and Gurpreet Singh in the men's rapid fire pistol got off to positive starts in their respective events on day eight of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun) being held in Rio De Janerio's Olympic Shooting Centre in Brazil.