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Khemka takes on Congress over missing Vadra land deal documents Dec 19, 4:44 pm
Kolkata/Chandigarh, Dec. 19 (ANI): Asserting that he was charge sheeted with the prime objective of giving a clean chit to Sonia Gandhi's son-in-law Robert Vadra, senior Indian Administrative Service (IAS) officer Ashok Khemka on Friday said key documents related to his business operations were now found to be missing from government files, and added that this was an indication and evidence of how the former Congress-led government in Haryana had set up a committee to overrule his decision to cancel the former's land deals.
Manipur's potential in horticulture showcased at Orange Festival in Tamenlong District Dec 19, 2:52 pm
Tamenlong District (Manipur), Dec.19 (ANI): The Government of Manipur is taking every step possible to highlight the potential of horticulture in the state.
Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka asks local government authorities to obey poll laws Dec 19, 12:47 pm
Colombo, Dec.19 (ANI): The Human Rights Commission of Sri Lanka (HRSCL) has advised all local government authorities to obey election laws, saying it will be compelled to take legal action against violators.
Nepal should ensure independence of justice panels: Rights Bodies Dec 19, 11:56 am
New York, Dec.19 (ANI): The Government of Nepal should ensure more victim participation and improve transparency when selecting candidates for two independent commissions on the country's decade-long conflict, eight local and international human rights organizations and conflict-era victims groups said in an open letter to Prime Minister Sushil Koirala.
BJP denies Mamata's claims of engaging in vendetta politics Dec 19, 11:24 am
New Delhi, Dec. 19 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Friday stated that the investigation in the Saradha chit-fund scam was being undertaken under the Supreme Court's jurisdiction and the Central government had no role to play in the case. The party further denied engaging in a political vendetta against the Trinamool Congress (TMC), as claimed by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee.
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.
First batch of Indian nurses evacuated from Libya reach Kochi Dec 19, 9:47 am
Kochi, Dec. 19 (ANI): A group of Indian nurses, who were evacuated from Libya by the government, arrived in Kochi in the early hours of Friday morning.
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): Terming the bail granted to Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander Zaki Ur Rehman Lakhvi as very unfortunate, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday hoped that Pakistan government will appeal in a higher court so that the bail granted to the 26/11 accused gets cancelled.
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): Political leaders lashed out at the Pakistan Government on Thursday for granting bail to top Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) commander and 26/11 accused Zaki Ur Rehman Lakhvi and said that the country was not taking the issue of terrorism seriously.
New Delhi, Dec.18 (ANI): Criticising the opposition for stalling the house on the conversion issue, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday asserted that the government cannot be made to accept what the opposition wants, and added that agreeing to disagree is the beauty of democracy.
Rajya Sabha adjourned till Friday following uproar over conversion issue(Update:Parliament) Dec 18, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): With a united opposition mounting pressure on the government and demanding a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the religious conversion row, the Rajya Sabha was adjourned till 11 a.m. Friday, following uproar over the issue .
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): With a united opposition mounting pressure on the government and demanding a statement from Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the religious conversion row, the Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 2 p.m. following uproar over the issue.
Indian nurses evacuated from Libya to reach Kochi Dec 18, 9:24 am
New Delhi, Dec. 18 (ANI): A group of Indian nurses, who have been evacuated from Libya by the government, are scheduled to arrive in Kochi on Thursday.
Mamata takes on BJP, says no arrests made so far in other scams Dec 17, 9:11 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday hit out at the ruling Bharatiya Janata (BJP) for targeting her government over the Saradha chit-fund scam and alleged that there are many other scams worth thousands of crores of rupees but no arrests have been made so far.
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.
Yechury asks PM Modi to present his Govt.'s report in Parliament Dec 17, 1:52 pm
New Delhi Dec. 17 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) leader Sitaram Yechury on Wednesday said Prime Minister Narendra Modi should present a report in the Parliament highlighting the accomplishments of his government in the last six months.
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 MPs protests in Parliament accusing govt. of functioning in an undemocratic way Dec 17, 12:01 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): Trinamool Congress Members of Parliament on Wednesday staged a protest outside Parliament by tying black cloths around their mouths, while accusing the Central Government of using the CBI to subjugate state governments and for not giving the opposition an opportunity to speak.
'GOI digital calendar a convergence 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan', 'Digital India': Jaitley Dec 17, 12:01 pm
New Delhi Dec. 17 (ANI): Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Wednesday released the Governement of India's calendar for the year 2015 and said that it is a convergence of two of the government's mainstream projects- 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' and 'Digital India'.
Sri Lanka condemns terror attack in Peshawar Dec 17, 12:01 pm
Colombo, Dec.17 (ANI): The Government of Sri Lanka has vehemently condemned Tuesday's terrorist attack on a school in Peshawar, that claimed over 140 lives and injured over 100 others.
Colombo, Dec.17 (ANI):The Government of Sri Lanka has expressed its happiness and satisfaction over the decision taken by the Government of Tamil Nadu to release the Sri Lankan fishermen under its custody and their boats before Christmas.
Sri Lanka calls for concerted global effort to tackle terror Dec 17, 11:43 am
Colombo, Dec.17 (ANI): In a statement, the Government of Sri Lanka has said that the recent act of terror in Sydney highlights the need for a concerted action by the international community to combat terrorism and ensure global peace and security.
Malala Yousafzai 'heartbroken' by horrific Peshawar school attack Dec 17, 10:20 am
London, Dec 17 (ANI): Pakistani Nobel Prize laureate and child education activist Malala Yousafzai has said that she is "heartbroken" by the horrific Taliban attack at the school in Peshawar and stands united with the Pakistani government and armed forces.
Five year visa for minorities from neighbouring countries Dec 17, 9:57 am
New Delhi, Dec. 17 (ANI): Members of the minority communities from Pakistan, Afghanistan and Bangladesh will be given five years visa instead of one-year as part of government's effort to address their grievances and according citizenship in future.
India calls Peshawar attack 'a crime against humanity' Dec 16, 5:07 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): Referring to the terrorist attack on a school in Pakistan as a 'crime against humanity', the Indian Government on Tuesday strongly condemned the strikes.
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