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USTDA signs MoUs for development of Allahabad, Ajmer, Visakhapatnam as smart cities   Jan 25, 8:28 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 25 (ANI): Giving a fillip to the programme of developing smart cities in the country, the United States Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) today signed three Memorandums of Understanding on Cooperation to Support the Development of Smart Cities in Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan and Andhra Pradesh with respective state governments.
President Mukherjee extends greetings on National Day of Australia  Jan 25, 8:06 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 25 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of Australia on the eve of the National Day of Australia.
Mukherjee cautions against enacting laws without discussion, says it is a breach of people's trust  Jan 25, 7:43 pm
New Delhi, Jan.25 (ANI): In what was again seen as a caution to the government of the day not to take the ordinance route unless absolutely necessary to pass laws and policy, President Pranab Mukherjee said Sunday that there can be no governance without a functioning legislature.
Vice President to lead delegation to condole death of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah  Jan 24, 8:58 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 24 (ANI): Vice President M. Hamid Ansari is leading the Government of India delegation in Riyadh to convey condolences for the passing away of Saudi Arabia's King Abdullah.
Only willing to form coalition for betterment of J-K: Mufti  Jan 24, 4:15 pm
Jammu, Jan. 24 (ANI): Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) chief Mufti Mohammed Syed on Saturday said that Jammu and Kashmir's betterment would be his only concern while indulging in negotiations for government formation in the state, adding that he will not trade the mandate given to his party by the people of the state.
Pak editorial urges nation to call a spade a spade and end era of 'good militants /bad militants'  Jan 24, 1:40 pm
Karachi, Jan 24 (ANI): Pakistan should now call a spade a spade to make it easier for people to believe that the era of good and bad terrorism has ended as the government fails to give honest answers even in the most straightforward of cases, says an editorial in a leading Pakistani newspaper.
Syrian govt airstrikes kill 30 including six children in Damascus  Jan 24, 1:40 pm
London, Jan 24 (ANI): Syrian government's airstrikes by its warplanes near the capital Damascus has killed more than 30 people including six children, said an activist group.
Centre's schemes improving lives of poor: Amit Shah  Jan 24, 1:40 pm
Patna, Jan. 24 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Saturday lauded Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government at the Centre for its achievements and said the schemes launched by the Central government are aimed at improving lives of the poor in the nation.
'PM Modi has set an example of how a govt. should be', says Amit Shah  Jan 23, 3:50 pm
Patna, Jan. 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) President Amit Shah on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi led government has set an example for the previous and coming governments as to how a government should function.
Lack of livelihood opportunities at the border  Jan 23, 1:01 pm
Poonch, Jan. 23 (ANI): 2014 has been a year of political transition for India and its people who voted in large numbers, hoping for change. Every political party included employment for youth in its agenda. The current Government had made promises to tackle the menace of unemployment and launched the "Make in India" campaign soon after taking over, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi unveiling this ambitious campaign on September 25 last year.
Padma Awards-2015 not yet announced: MHA  Jan 23, 11:42 am
New Delhi, Jan. 23 (ANI): The Ministry of Home Affairs on Friday said that the government has not yet announced any names for the Padma Awards, 2015, and added that the names appearing in the media are speculative.
Pak experts believe 'much sought after' ban on JuD may be exercise in futility  Jan 23, 11:08 am
Karachi, Jan 23 (ANI): As confusion surrounds conflicting reports suggesting a ban on Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) and its leader Hafiz Saeed, experts are of the view that even if a ban is instated, it would be futile as it would be very difficult for the government to stop the flow of funds to the outfit and to control its activities across the country.
Hope India takes action against perpetrators of religious crimes: Pak  Jan 22, 9:10 pm
Islamabad, Jan. 22 (ANI): Terming the recent case of communal violence in Bihar as a 'heinous crime', Pakistan on Thursday expressed hope that the Indian government will take strict action against the perpetrators.
We are required to proscribe UN-designated terror organisations: Pakistan  Jan 22, 8:42 pm
Islamabad, Jan. 22 (ANI): Pakistan on Thursday stated that as a member of the United Nations, the Islamic Republic is under obligations to proscribe organisations and individuals that are listed as terrorist entities by the intergovernmental establishment.
Sri Lankan govt reinstates 'controversial' former Army Chief Sarath Fonseka  Jan 22, 5:07 pm
London, Jan 22 (ANI): The new Sri Lankan government has reportedly reinstated controversial war-time Army Chief Sarath Fonseka as an Army General after lifting punishments imposed on him by the previous dispensation.
Peshawar school massacre: Teachers oppose govt's decision to allow them to carry weapons to school  Jan 22, 4:24 pm
London, Jan 22 (ANI): Teachers in north-western Pakistan have strongly opposed the government's decision to allow them to carry weapons to defend schools from militant attacks.
Pak remains close-lipped about reported ban on Haqqani Network, JuD  Jan 22, 1:58 pm
Karachi, Jan 22 (ANI): The Pakistani government has maintained a stoic silence on a reported ban on the Haqqani Network and the Jamat-ud-Dawa (JuD), which are regarded as terror outfits by both the United States and India.
Bangladeshi ministers call for former PM Zia's arrest  Jan 22, 1:28 pm
Dhaka (Bangladesh), Jan. 22 (ANI): Ministers of the ruling Awami League-led government in Bangladesh held rallies across the capital Dhaka demanding the arrest of former Prime Minister Begum Khaleda Zia for her association with an Islamist party that is accused of war crimes.
NDA Govt. had no role in questioning of ex-PM Manmohan Singh in coal scam: Naidu  Jan 22, 9:02 am
New Delhi, Jan 22 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M.Venkaiah Naidu has said the NDA Government has had no role to play in the questioning of former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh by the CBI in coal block allocation scam.
PM Modi holds review meeting on 'Housing for All'  Jan 21, 7:57 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 21 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held a review meeting on his mission 'Housing for All', one of the priority commitments that the government has finalised.
Budget to be presented in Parliament on Feb. 28   Jan 21, 2:16 pm
New Delhi, Jan. 21 (ANI): The General Budget will be presented in the Parliament on February 28, the government confirmed on Wednesday.
UP Govt.seeks more paramilitary forces for Obama's Taj visit  Jan 21, 12:34 pm
Lucknow/Agra, Jan.21 (ANI): The Uttar Pradesh Government has asked the Centre to provide an additional ten paramilitary companies as security for the January 27 visit of U.S.President Barack Obama to the Taj Mahal in Agra.
Court orders government to release Greenpeace funds  Jan 21, 12:06 pm
New Delhi, Jan.21 (ANI): A court has ordered the government to release blocked funds of Greenpeace India, the environmental group said on Tuesday, months after being accused of running campaigns that were hurting Asia's third-largest economy.
Market expert lauds Govt. as Nifty, Sensex scale record highs  Jan 20, 9:20 pm
Mumbai, Dec. 20 (ANI): Market expert Sunil Shah on Tuesday said the record highs hit by the Sensex and Nifty showed the good intent of the government towards development and added that better days will follow if the trend continues.
Turkish govt threatens to block access to Twitter   Jan 20, 2:47 pm
Washington, Jan 20 (ANI): Turkish government has threatened it would block access to the social networking site Twitter if it does not block the newspaper account that published the details of a secret government investigation.