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Nepal seeks India's help in water management Feb 28, 11:50 am
New Delhi, Feb. 28 (ANI): To meet the growing challenges in waste water management, the Centre for Science and Environment organized a three-day seminar in New Delhi.
Congress hits back at BJP after PM Modi's MNREGA criticism Feb 27, 6:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 27 (ANI): The Congress on Friday dubbed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's criticism of its flagship Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA) scheme as 'political vendetta' by the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) at the Centre.
Mild environment observed around supermassive black hole protects organic chemicals at centre Feb 27, 12:47 pm
Tokyo, Feb. 27 (ANI): Researchers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) have found regions where certain organic molecules somehow endure the intense radiation near the supermassive black hole at the center of spiral galaxy M77, also known as NGC 1068.
Railway budget, development oriented, says Ravi Shankar Prasad Feb 26, 3:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 26 (ANI): Union Communications and Information Technology Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Thursday lauded the Centre's Railway Budget for fiscal 2015-16 in Parliament as a profound development oriented budget laying down the roadmap of the critical contribution of Indian Railways in national development.
Communist Party to oppose all ordinances by Centre Feb 25, 9:13 pm
Agartala, Feb. 25 (ANI): The Communist Party of India (Marxist) on Wednesday said that it would oppose all the ordinances brought by the Centre during the ongoing Parliament session.
Land Acquisition Ordinance: Jyotiraditya Scindia slams BJP Feb 25, 6:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Congress MP Jyotiraditya Scindia on Wednesday lashed out at the BJP-led government at the Centre for depriving the farmers of their rights and alleged that the Centre is working under the direction of the corporates.
Ahmed Patel questions Govt. response to swine flu Feb 25, 4:54 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): Unsatisfied with Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda's assurance in the Rajya Sabha on the swine flu cases, Congress MP Ahmed Patel on Wednesday asked if the BJP-led government at the Centre had planned any study to accurately estimate the number of cases and death reported so far.
Congress launches 'Zameen Waapsi Aandolan' in Delhi Feb 25, 3:49 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 25 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday cornered the Centre on the Land Acquisition Ordinance and began a 'Zameen Waapsi Aandolan' protest at the Jantar Mantar here highlighting that the government's move is anti-farmers.
Land Acquisition Ordinance is 'draconian': Mamata Banerjee Feb 24, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): Terming the Land Acquisition ordinance 'draconian', West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee urged the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre to withdraw it immediately.
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday accused the BJP-led government at the Centre of 'murdering' the spirit of the Right to Fair Compensation by amending the existing bill.
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): The Congress on Tuesday accused the Bharatiya Janata Party of failing to incorporate the viewpoints of the opposition in the Land Acquisition bill, accusing the government at the Centre of 'fundamentally' altering the elements of the ordinance.
'Centre accepts recommendations of 14th Finance Commission': PM Modi in letter to CMs Feb 24, 3:59 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 24 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said that the Centre has accepted recommendations of the 14th Finance Commission, which will help strengthen the federal spirit of the country.
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Asserting that the government has taken several measures to empower and protect the dignity of women, President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said 'One Stop Crisis Centres' are being set up for provision of integrated services including medical aid, police assistance, temporary shelter, and legal and psycho-social counseling to women affected by violence.
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Monday said that the Land Acquisition Ordinance brought by the BJP-led government at the Centre was not in favour of the farmers.
Govt. taking steps towards cleaner environment: Prez Mukherjee Feb 23, 2:53 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Monday said the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre has taken several steps for promoting a cleaner environment, adding that environmental clearances have been made more transparent.
US Security chief says Al Shabab's call for 'lone wolf attacks' reflects 'new phase' in global terrorism Feb 23, 2:29 pm
Washington, Feb 23 (ANI): United States Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson has reportedly said that the Al Shabab's call for "lone wolf" terror on western shopping centres reflected a "new phase" in the global terrorist threat, a report said.
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Veteran social activist Anna Hazare, who began his protest at the Jantar Mantar here today against the amendments in the Land Acquisition, criticized the ruling BJP at the Centre over its promise of 'achhe din' during the Lok Sabha polls last year.
New Delhi, Feb. 23 (ANI): Congress leader Mallikarjun Kharge on Monday said it is extremely unfortunate that the BJP-led government issued the Land Acquisition Ordinance without consulting anybody, and added this shows that the Centre is trying to please the corporates.
Congress targets Government over Land Ordinance Bill Feb 22, 6:11 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 21 (ANI): Congress leader Anand Sharma on Sunday lashed out at the BJP-led government over the Land Ordinance Bill, saying the Centre is not sensitive about the woes of farmers.
Land Acquisition Ordinance is 'pro-farmer', says BJP Feb 22, 2:44 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 22 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday claimed the Land Acquisition Ordinance brought by the Centre is a pro-farmer ordinance.
Tapan Misra appointed Space Applications Centre director Feb 20, 8:09 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 20 (ANI): Tapan Misra on Friday assumed office as the director of the Space Applications Centre (SAC), Ahmedabad.
Swine flu deaths: Congress accuses Govt. of being 'insensitive' Feb 19, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 19 (ANI): As the number of people affected by swine flu breached the ten thousand mark, the Congress party on Thursday alleged that it reflected the 'insensitive' attitude of the BJP-led government at the Centre as no awareness is being created about various aspects, symptoms and cure of the disease.
Nothing wrong with AAP's foreign funding, Centre tells HC Feb 18, 8:21 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 18 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Wednesday said that nothing was found in violation of the law in the investigation of Aam Aadmi Party's (AAP) foreign funds.
PM interacts with scientists at Institute for Stem Cell Research, National Centre for Biological Sciences Feb 18, 2:12 pm
Bengaluru, Feb. 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday visited the Institute for Stem Cell Research at National Centre for Biological Sciences in Bengaluru where scientists explained the research being conducted there.
Advocate Phoolka lauds Centre's move to make racial discrimination a criminal offence Feb 17, 12:22 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 17 (ANI): Senior advocate H.S. Phoolka on Tuesday praised the Centre's move to initiate a bill to bring new provisions under the present criminal laws that will make racial discrimination a criminal offence.
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