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Centre demands probe into attack on journalists in Shamli Feb 9, 9:03 am
Mumbai, Feb. 9 (ANI): Centre has demanded an independent probe into the attack on journalists in Uttar Pradesh's Shamli district.
New Delhi, Feb.8 (ANI): Talking about the government's strategy in the upcoming Budget Session, Union Minister of Parliamentary Affairs M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said that the Centre needs to highlight its 'pro-poor, pro-weaker section, pro-farmer initiatives' taken up by the government from time to time.
New Delhi, Feb.8 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday expressed concern over the government's move to withdraw customs duty exemption on imports of around 74 drugs and advised the Centre to rethink on this decision.
New Delhi, Feb.8 (ANI): The NDA Government on Monday released data that forecasts GDP growth for fiscal 2015-16 to be an estimated 7.6 percent. It also said that it expected GDP growth in quarter three to be between 7.3 percent and 7.1 percent through to December 2015.
Naidu rubbishes criticism over Smart City initiative Feb 8, 10:43 am
New Delhi, Feb. 8 (ANI): Union Urban Development Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday rubbished the criticism over the list of 20 cities selected as part of Centre's Smart City initiative, saying that the cities were selected by a process of competition and not because of any political consideration.
AIDS prevention: Centre launches 'Project Sunrise' in Imphal Feb 7, 9:25 am
New Delhi, Feb. 7 (ANI): Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J.P. Nadda has launched Project Sunrise for prevention of AIDS in the eight North-Eastern states.
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said the resources of the states have considerably increased after the 14th Finance Commission, and the Centre expects that the states will spend further on infrastructure creation and anti-poverty programmes.
New Delhi, Feb. 6 (ANI): With the Supreme Court asking Centre to frame guidelines to regulate working condition of nurses in the country, the Indian Medical Association (IMA) has welcomed apex court's directive, saying that it would curb the exodus of nurses to foreign countries for better opportunities.
Hafiz Saeed's rant proves Pak has no control over him: Congress Feb 5, 11:41 am
New Delhi, Feb. 5 (ANI): Following Jamat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed's statement warning India of more terror attacks, the Congress on Friday asserted that the Pakistan Government had no control over the 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind and urged the Centre to seek an explanation from Islamabad.
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, who met Union Urban Development Minister M Venkaiah Naidu, on Thursday, suggested that the Centre include all state capitals in its smart city initiative.
Ashok Chavan can challenge sanction in court: Swamy Feb 4, 3:42 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): With Ashok Chavan alleging that the ruling party at the Centre was pressurizing the CBI to implicate him in the Adarsh Housing Society scam, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy on Thursday said the former Maharashtra chief minister can have these matters tested in court if he thinks that the sanction given is wrong.
Jaipur/ Mumbai, Feb. 4 (ANI): Women activists expressed dismay and outrage over a 21-year-old Tanzanian female student being beaten and stripped by locals in Bengaluru, and called on the Centre and the Karnataka Government to punish the guilty.
India places ASEAN at the core of 'Act East Policy': Ansari Feb 4, 12:58 pm
Bangkok, Feb. 4 (ANI): Vice President Mohammed Hamid Ansari has said that India places ASEAN at the core of the 'Act East Policy' and at the centre of our dream of an Asian century.
Tanzanian student assault: Shame for India says Majeed Memon Feb 4, 10:58 am
New Delhi, Feb. 4 (ANI): Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) leader and senior lawyer Majeed Memon on Thursday called the incident involving a 21-year-old Tanzanian student, who was beaten and stripped of all her clothes by a group of locals in Bengaluru, a matter of great shame for India and urged the Centre and the State governments to together punish the guilty.
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday hit back at Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal for his unwarranted allegations against the Centre and advised him to show interest in serious governance rather than indulging in blame game.
Kejriwal mocking MCD courtesy friction with Centre: Congress Feb 3, 5:18 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): The Congress Party on Wednesday accused Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal of making a mockery of the MCD and held his friction with the Centre responsible for the for the ongoing crisis.
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday was apprised about signing of a Joint Declaration between the ministry of science & technology and the federal ministry of education and research of Germany on the extension of the tenure of the Indo-German Science & Technology Centre (IGSTC).
New Delhi, Feb.3 (ANI): Time has come for political parties to give 33 percent tickets to women in elections, Meenakshi Lekhi, Member of Parliament of India asserted, while advocating stronger representation of women in diplomacy at a special session co-hosted by the Ananta Centre and the High Commission of Canada with South Asian Women Parliamentarians earlier today.
LDRA Tech launches competency centre for Indian market Feb 3, 12:45 pm
New Delhi, Feb 3 (ANI): LDRA Technology Pvt. Ltd (a subsidiary of LDRA Ltd. UK), the leader in standards compliance, automated software verification, source code analysis and test tools, today launched their new initiative for the Indian market - the LDRA Competency Centre (LCC) at the IESA Vision Summit 2016.
Bengaluru, Feb.3 (ANI): LDRA Technology Pvt. Ltd (a subsidiary of LDRA Ltd. UK), the leader in standards compliance, automated software verification, source code analysis and test tools, on Wednesday launched their new initiative for the Indian market - the LDRA Competency Centre (LCC) at the IESA Vision Summit 2016.
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): With the Budget Session approaching, the Centre on Wednesday invited the opposition to take part in a comprehensive debate or discussion on a range of issues likely to be raised in the Parliament.
New Delhi, Feb. 3 (ANI): Amid prevailing chaos in the national capital due to striking MCD employees, Municipal Corporation Doctor's Association has written a letter to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal asking state and Centre to bailout MCD from financial crunch.
Jammu, Feb. 2 (ANI): People's Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mehbooba Mufti, who met Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra to discuss the government in the state, on Tuesday, said that Centre should initiate some confidence building measures which will create a good environment for the new government.
Celine Dion set to take centre stage again, but not to sing Feb 2, 10:42 am
Washington D.C., Feb. 2(ANI): First time since her husband Rene Angelil's demise, Celine Dion is about to take the center stage, but she won't be singing.
Nitish disappointed with smart city list Feb 2, 9:55 am
Patna, Feb. 2 (ANI): Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday expressed his disappointment over Bihar being left out from the list of the 20 smart cities shortlisted by the Centre.
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