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India's engagement with Africa intense, regular: PM Modi  May 25, 2:07 pm
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): Extending greetings on Africa Day to the people of Africa, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said Africa is the centre of India's attention, adding New Delhi's engagement with the country is intense and regular.
International Day of Biological Diversity observed in Tripura  May 25, 2:02 pm
Gandhigram (Tripura), May 25 (ANI): On the occasion of International Day of Biological Diversity a seminar was organised by the Centre for Forest Based Livelihood and Extension (CFLE), Gandhigram in collaboration with Development Initiative for Sustainable Advancement (DISA).
Centre renames disability dept, 'viklang' to be called as 'divyang'  May 25, 9:10 am
New Delhi, May 25 (ANI): The Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities will now be known as 'Divyangjan' Sashaktikaran Vibhag in Hindi, dropping the word 'viklangjan' from its previous nomenclature.
Lajja, Anjum narrowly miss out final slot at Munich Shooting World Cup  May 24, 8:16 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Indian shooters Anjum Moudgil and Lajja Gauswami, who shot gallantly in what is arguably the most grueling shooting event in the world, missed out on an opportunity to make it to the final round of the Women's 50M Rifle 3 Positions event on day four of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) being held in Munich's Olympic Shooting Centre.
In Assam, PM Modi pitches for 'bhagidari' with Centre, praises Sonowal  May 24, 7:00 pm
Guwahati, May 24 (ANI): Pitching for cooperative federalism, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reiterated that democracy is all about 'partnership' (Bhagidari).
Bread makers using permissible chemicals;ASSOCHAM tells CSE to stop scare mongering  May 24, 4:16 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): TH Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ASSOCHAM) today questioned the report prepared by the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) on bread and bread products, saying the latter was spreading panic among consumers and causing a drop in the sale of bread and bakery products.
NEET ordinance given firm statutory basis with states' concerns addressed: Centre  May 24, 2:09 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Putting to rest the speculations that the Centre was trying to defer National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) this year by introducing an ordinance to keep states out of its ambit, Union Health and Family Welfare Ministe
Govt. shrugs of ISIS video threat, says patriotism brimming in every Indian Muslim  May 24, 1:11 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Following the furore over the ISIS video in which Indian recruits are seen threatening to wage a war in India, the Centre on Tuesday asserted that no amount of threats from terrorists could make any difference whatsoever as every citizen in the country, including Muslims, would stand united against such destructive forces.
Lucknow tops Fast Track competition, 13 more Smart Cities announced   May 24, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Lucknow topped the list of winners of the Fast Track competition conducted for 23 cities from as many States and Union Territories as the Centre today announced 13 more smart cities.
Britannia shares tank amid health concerns over 'bread'   May 24, 11:44 am
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Stocks of Britannia, Jubilant FoodWorks (Domino's Pizza) and WestLife Development, which owns a franchisee of McDonald's Restaurants, slipped three to twelve percent intraday on Tuesday owing health concern issues as the Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) claimed bread contains cancer-causing chemicals.
Centre's NEET ordinance get President's nod  May 24, 10:30 am
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday signed the central government's ordinance exempting states from holding the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for undergraduate medical and dental admissions (NEET-UG) this year.
Nine-member party headquarters formed by CPN -Maoist Centre  May 24, 12:02 am
Kathmandu, May 23 (ANI): The newly formed Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre) has constituted a nine-member party headquarters at Central Committee meeting on Monday.
Lajja, Anjum reach Women's 3P qualification round in Munich Shooting World Cup  May 23, 9:06 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI):Indian shooters Lajja Gauswami and Anjum Moudgil have booked their place in the qualification round of the Women's 50M Rifle 3 Positions event on day three of the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) World Cup (Rifle/Pistol) being held in Munich's Olympic Shooting Centre.
120 French Teachers undergo 'French Teachers' Training Programme' at Amity  May 23, 6:37 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): Embassy of France in association with Amity School of Foreign Languages (ASFL) and Centre international d'etudes pedagogiques (CIEP), France started five day "French Teachers' Training Programme" at University Campus, Sector-125, Noida.
CPN Maoist Centre to run party through headquarters  May 23, 6:37 pm
Kathmandu, May 23(ANI): The CPN Maoist Centre has announced to run the party through its headquarters for the time being.
'Unity gatherings' to take place in all districts of Nepal: Prachanda  May 23, 12:48 am
Kathmandu, May 23(ANI): Pushpa Kamal Dahal 'Prachanda', Chairman of recently formed Communist Party of Nepal (Maoist-Centre), tabling his political document at the party's Central Committee (CC) meeting on Sunday proposed to hold 'unity gatherings' in all the districts across the country in mid June.
Buoyed Kiran Bedi thanks Centre for reward  May 22, 6:24 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Buoyed by her appointment as Lieutenant Governor of Puducherry, former Indian Police Service (IPS) officer and BJP's chief ministerial candidate for the 2015 Delhi Assembly election Kiran Bedi on Sunday said that she was she was extremely grateful to the Central Government for giving her such a wonderful opportunity.
NEET is a Centre initiative, why would we oppose it: Nadda  May 22, 4:29 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): Severely condemning the 'politics' being played over the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Sunday asserted that anyone purporting that the Centre was against the examination was grossly mistaken.
Centre should not try oblique methods to topple Rawat: Congress  May 22, 3:50 pm
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): With the CBI asking Harish Rawat to appear before it on May 24 over a probe into an alleged "sting" video, the Congress Party on Sunday said the BJP-led NDA Government should not try oblique and indirect methods to topple a sitting chief minister after having failed to do so during President's rule in Uttarakhand.
Urge President Mukherjee not to sign NEET ordinance: Kejriwal  May 22, 9:26 am
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): With the Union Cabinet deciding to approve promulgation of an ordinance to keep state boards out of the ambit of the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) for one academic session, Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday called on President Pranab Mukherjee not to sign the ordinance.
No imminent danger to Odhisha coast as cyclone Roanu heads towards B'desh  May 21, 3:44 pm
New Delhi, May 21 (ANI): The cyclonic storm 'Roanu' over northwest and adjoining west-central Bay of Bengal moved east-northeastwards and lay centred at about 160 km east of Paradip in Odisha and 435 km southwest of Chittagong in Bangladesh over northwest Bay of Bengal.
Edutainment centre KidZania set to debut in Delhi-NCR on May 26  May 20, 7:21 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): If your kid ever dreamt of becoming a pilot, a fire fighter, a RJ, chef, journalist, dentist, television host, fashion designer, artist, camera person or a surgeon then edutainment centre KidZania is the place where kids should head this summer.
President to inaugurate intelligent operations centre, launch a mobile app  May 20, 5:30 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee will inaugurate an Intelligent Operations Centre (IOC) in Rashtrapati Bhavan and launch a Mobile App 'Monitor' for transformation of President's Estate into a smart township at a function to be held at Rashtrapati Bhavan tomorrow.
'Syllabus, regional language' the bone of contention: Centre on NEET row  May 20, 3:32 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): Amid the ongoing controversy over the decision to clear an ordinance to keep state boards out of National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET) ambit this year, Union Health Minister J.P. Nadda on Friday said the Centre is in tune with the Supreme Court's observation, adding the two main issues of contention at this point of time is syllabus and the regional language for the examination.
Ordinance on NEET will promote money making in medical admissions, alleges AAP  May 20, 3:05 pm
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Friday opposed the Centre's ordinance to keep state boards out of the ambit of common medical entrance exams for one year and alleged this has been done to ensure that businessmen and politicians do not find any problem in collecting donations during admissions in medical colleges.