Keyword Results for   'centre'  
Moily accuses govt. of betraying people on black money issue  Dec 22, 6:04 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 22 (ANI): Congress party leader and former union minister Veerappa Moily on Monday said that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led Government at the Centre has betrayed the people of the country by backtracking on the black money isuue.
Kejriwal takes on BJP, promises to help evicted slum dwellers  Dec 20, 5:28 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): Criticizing the ruling BJP at the Centre for destroying thousands of huts in the national capital's Wazirpur industrial area, Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday said that his party will make sure that the evicted slum dwellers get to lead a respectful life.
Manish Tewari pulls up government for stripping Khobragade of her duties  Dec 20, 1:31 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday criticized the BJP-led NDA Government for stripping diplomat Devyani Khobragade of her duties as director in the Partnership Development Division, saying it exposes the Centre's double speak.
India raises concern on employment, social protection in South Asia   Dec 20, 11:46 am
New Delhi, Dec.20 (ANI): The Institute of Human Development organized an international conference here on "Meeting the Challenges of Employment and Social Protection in South Asia" in collaboration with International Labour Organization (ILO) United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP) and International Development Research Centre (IDRC) Canada in New Delhi.
Centre assures to compensate states for revenue loss in GST  Dec 19, 6:19 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday said the Centre has given assurance to the states that they would be compensated for any revenue loss post the implementation of the Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Hindu Mahasabha plans for Godse statue, opposition cries foul  Dec 19, 3:20 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): Leaders of opposition parties on Friday strongly criticized the Akhil Bharatiya Hindu Mahasabha's views regarding Mahatma Gandhi's assassinator Nathuram Godse and the Centre's silence regarding the same, urging Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take a stand on the matter.
Ali Anwar lends support to Mamata, says those in power misuse CBI  Dec 19, 10:48 am
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): Lending his support to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Janata Dal (United) leader Ali Anwar on Friday opined that whichever government is in power at the Centre misuses the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) as a political tool against its opponents.
ISRO's unmanned crew module recovered by Indian Coast Guard ship  Dec 19, 9:59 am
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): An Indian Coast Guard ship has recovered Indian Space Research Organisation's (ISRO) unmanned crew module which had safely descended in the Bay of Bengal off Andaman and Nicobar Islands after a successful launch of GSLV Mark III rocket from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
PM Modi congratulates ISRO scientists for successful launch of GSLV Mark III  Dec 18, 10:43 am
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated the Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) scientists for successfully launching the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mark-III from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
GSLV Mark III launched from Sriharikota  Dec 18, 10:41 am
Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Thursday launched India's heaviest rocket, the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mark III from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh.
ISRO set to launch GSLV Mark-III  Dec 18, 9:49 am
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) is scheduled to launch the Geosynchronous Satellite Launch Vehicle (GSLV) Mark-III from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh on Thursday at 9.30 a.m.
Drought-affected Maharashtra demands water, food and fodder from Centre   Dec 17, 5:04 pm
Nagpur, Dec. 17 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Wednesday stated that he has asked the Centre to provide drinking water, food and fodder for the drought-affected areas in the state, adding that the government has assured all help in this regard.
SC directs Centre to check illegal migration at Indo-Bangladesh border  Dec 17, 1:47 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Wednesday directed the Central Government to monitor fencing along the India-Bangladesh border and the construction of border roads to prevent illegal migrants entering Indian Territory from Bangladesh.
TMC protests in Parliament over Centre's misuse of CBI for political vendetta  Dec 16, 2:06 pm
New Delhi Dec. 16 (ANI): Trinamool Congress MPs on Tuesday staged a protest outside Parliament accusing the Central Government of using the CBI to subjugate state governments and opposing the cuts in funds allotted to the Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MNREGA).
Saradha Scam: TMC MPs drape themselves in black shawls in protest against 'misuse' of CBI by Centre  Dec 15, 12:22 pm
New Delhi, Dec.15 (ANI): Trinamool Congress Members of Parliament draped themselves in black shawls on Monday and staged a protest outside parliament in protest against the arrest of West Bengal Transport Minister Madan Mitra over his alleged involvement in the multi-crore Saradha chit fund scam.
Centre keeping close watch on activities related to IS, assures Naidu  Dec 13, 7:01 pm
Chennai, Dec. 13 (ANI): Asserting that ISIS is a very dangerous movement and a threat to humanity, Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Saturday said that the Centre was keeping a close watch and is willing to do anything to contain the Islamic State.
D. Raja urges Govt. to seriously address issue of Indian fishermen dying overseas  Dec 13, 2:22 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 13 (ANI): Communist Party of India (CPI) leader D Raja on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre to seriously address the issue of Indian fishermen dying oversees, and take immediate steps to safeguard their rights.
India, a super-power on Mars, but its villages are still fighting darkness  Dec 12, 5:37 pm
Patna, Dec. 12 (ANI): Electricity-starved Bihar will get a 4,000 MW Ultra Mega Power Plant (UMPP) and the Centre will allocate sufficient number of coal blocks for it, Union Power Minister Piyush Goyal announced last month. "We want that the electricity requirement of the state is met by production here itself," he said.
Mukherjee inaugurates financial literacy centre, library at school in president's estate  Dec 11, 4:33 pm
New Delhi, Dec.11 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee today inaugurated a financial literacy centre and a financial library at Dr. Rajendra Prasad Sarvodaya Vidyalaya in the President's Estate.
Opposition corners Govt. in LS over conversions row, demands explanation  Dec 11, 1:11 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 11 (ANI): The Lok Sabha witnessed uproar by the opposition parties on Thursday demanding an explanation from the BJP-led government at the Centre over the conversions organized in Agra reportedly by groups linked to the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS).
'Mass Conversions' row: Communal forces must be stopped, says Mayawati  Dec 10, 12:54 pm
New Delhi/Agra, Dec. 10 (ANI): Expressing serious concern over the recent incident of mass conversions in Uttar Pradesh, Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) supremo Mayawati on Wednesday said the Akhilesh Yadav-led Samajwadi Party (SP) Government in the state and the Centre must take firm steps to ensure that communal forces do not succeed in their mission to spread tension across the country.
Centre advises states to ban unlicensed web-based cab booking services  Dec 9, 4:01 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 9 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said all the states and Union Territories have been asked to ensure that unlicensed web-based cab services like Uber are banned from operating.
Govt. processing clearance for NSG hub in Gujarat: Rijiju  Dec 9, 4:01 pm
New Delhi, Dec.9 (ANI): Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju has told members of the Lok Sabha that the Centre has in principle given the go ahead for the establishment of a new National Security Guard (NSG) hub in Gujarat.
Centre has vowed to keep silent: Congress  Dec 8, 6:55 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 8 (ANI): The women's wing of the Congress Party staged a protest here on Monday against the Uber cab rape case. Congress national spokesperson Shobha Oza lashed out at the Narendra Modi-led NDA Government, accusing it of doing nothing to stop rape, and instead to keep silent.
Malala Yousafzai's 'blood-stained school uniform' to go on display in Oslo  Dec 8, 4:18 pm
Karachi, Dec 08 (ANI): Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai's blood-stained school uniform which she wore on the day she was attacked by Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) militants in October 2012 is set to go on display at the Nobel Peace Prize exhibition 2014 in Oslo, Norway.