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Justice Rastogi backs CJI Thakur's appeal to increase number of judges  May 1, 10:45 pm
Jaipur (Rajasthan), May.1 (ANI): Acting Chief Justice of the Rajasthan High Court Ajay Rastogi on Sunday backed Chief Justice of India (CJI) TS Thakur's appeal to increase the number of judges in order to handle the "avalanche" of litigations, and urged the government to resolve the matter.
Shimla forest fire due to rise in temperature: HP CM  May 1, 9:04 pm
Rampur (Himachal Pradesh), May.1 (ANI): The Himachal Pradesh government on Sunday said that rise in temperature is the reason behind fire in Shimla rural forest division, which has left over 50 hectares of forest land destroyed.
'Pro-poor' PM Modi launches eco-friendly boats in Varanasi  May 1, 7:54 pm
Varanasi (U.P.), May 1 (ANI): Asserting that a finally a pro-poor government is in power after several successive pro-rich governments, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the launch of environment friendly E-boats would empower the economically weaker section of boat operators of Varanasi.
Prez invites New Zealand to participate in 'Make in India'  May 1, 6:18 pm
Auckland (New Zealand), May 1 (ANI): Asserting that India presents a picture of optimism and economic success, President Pranab Mukherjee has invited New Zealand to participate in the 'Make in India' initiative of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government.
Pak, China reaffirm support on Afghan peace process  May 1, 6:05 pm
Kabul, May 1 (ANI): Pakistan and China have reaffirmed to work closely with the Afghan Government in their efforts to bring peace and stability in the country.
11 deaths at state-run home: Congress blasts Rajasthan Govt.  May 1, 4:34 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): In an attempt to corner the Rajasthan Government over the death of seven children in a state-run rehabilitation home, the Congress Party on Sunday alleged that the entire incident took place due to 'criminal neglect' and saidChief Minister Vasundhara Raje-led dispensation cannot be allowed to 'shrug away from its responsibility' and put the entire blame on a 'lower level functionary'.
Centre to send five-member expert team to assist Rajasthan Govt.   May 1, 3:11 pm
New Delhi, May 1(ANI): Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J.P. Nadda on Sunday directed for a special five-member expert team to be sent to assist the Rajasthan Government to investigate into the causes of water and food contamination that are reported to have resulted in the death of 11 specially-abled persons in the state-run home of the state government at Jamdoli in Rajasthan.
Labourers can now relish thali at Rs. 10 in Lucknow  May 1, 3:11 pm
Lucknow, May 1 (ANI): The Samajwadi Party (SP)-led Uttar Pradesh Government on Sunday inaugurated a canteen for labourers, where a 'thali' will cost Rs. 10.
U'khand: Govt. assures commitment in dousing flames  May 1, 12:37 pm
New Delhi, May 1 (ANI): Asserting the government's priority at this point of time is to douse the fire which has blazed about thousands of hectares in Uttarakhand, Minister of State for Environment, Forests and Climate Change Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said that around 6,000 people have been deployed for fire fighting operations in the region.
Deaths in rehabilitation home: Raje Govt. suspends erring officials  May 1, 11:39 am
Jaipur, May 1 (ANI): The Rajasthan Government on Sunday suspended two deputy directors, one coastal superintendent, one caretaker and two doctors in connection with the death of 11 people, including seven children, living in a state-run rehabilitation home.
1,370 constables inducted in newly-raised OISF in Odisha  May 1, 11:01 am
Bhubaneswar, May 1 (ANI): Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik-led BJD Government in Odisha has inducted 1,370 constables into the newly-raised Odisha Industrial Security Force (OISF), which has been formed to protect industrial undertakings of the state government.
11 deaths at state-run home: Raje orders strict action against those responsible  May 1, 9:12 am
Jaipur, May 1 (ANI): Taking a strong exception to deaths of 11 people including seven children living in a state-run rehabilitation home, Rajasthan Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje has issued instructions for strict action against all government officials responsible for the incident.
SC,ST promotions: Shivraj Govt. to move Supreme Court  Apr 30, 8:20 pm
Bhopal, Apr. 30 (ANI): Hours after the Madhya Pradesh High Court set aside the provision of reservations in promotion in the state government services, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Sunday said his government will move to the Supreme Court challenging the order.
Closely monitoring drought situation in country: Centre  Apr 30, 7:20 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): Saying that the country has experienced two successive years of poor rains, Union Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Minister Radha Mohan Singh on Saturday said immediately after the India Meteorological Department's (IMD) monsoon forecasts in April last, recognising the gravity of the situation, the Centre in collaboration with state governments responded rapidly with a multi-pronged approach to mitigate the effects of the drought.
Use of Afghan army last option in cross-border incursions: Army Chief  Apr 30, 6:26 pm
Kabul, Apr. 30 (ANI): Afghan Army chief General Qadam Shah Shaheem on Saturday said that government prefers other options to resolve the cross-border shelling along the Durand Line.
BNP-Jamaat clique killing, burning people to overthrow ruling Awami League: Hasina  Apr 30, 5:33 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 30(ANI): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has accused the BNP-Jamaat nexus of committing secret killings with the objective of toppling her Awami League-led government.
Full statehood to Delhi: Kejriwal govt. to make Draft Bill public soon  Apr 30, 4:08 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): Delivering on its promise made to the public in its election manifesto for the Delhi assembly elections, the Aam Aadmi Party-led Delhi Government is soon likely to make public its Draft Bill on full statehood for Delhi, seeking their suggestions in this regard.
Uttarakhand forest fire: PMO assures help for relief work  Apr 30, 1:09 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 30 (ANI): The Prime Minister's Office (PMO) on Saturday sought information on fires in forests in Uttarakhand from the state government and assured all possible relief.
Biggest question is "Who took bribe": Parrikar on AgustaWestland  Apr 30, 9:41 am
Dehradun/ New Delhi, Apr.30 (ANI): With the Congress attempting to corner the Union Government for allowing the tainted AgustaWestland to take part in the 'Make in India' initiative and the Defence Expo, the Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) on Saturday said that the grand old party is trying to distract the attention of the people from the fundamental question of "who took the bribe?".
Madhesi Morcha and 27 of its coalition partners hold protest in Nepal  Apr 29, 7:52 pm
Kathmandu, Apr.29 (ANI): The workers of Democratic Madhesi Morcha and its allies today waved black flags in Kathmandu in protest against the government on day two of their protest.
Change in govt. is common in democracy: Nepal PM  Apr 29, 6:54 pm
Kathmandu, Apr. 29 (ANI): Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has downplayed all criticism and said that change in the government is common in democracy.
Corrupt govt. servants, politicians will be sent to jail, says lawyer on Adarsh scam  Apr 29, 5:15 pm
Mumbai, Apr.29 (ANI): Welcoming the Bombay High Court's decision to demolish the Adarsh Housing Society, Y.P. Singh, who is one of the lawyers in the case, on Friday said he was confident that the corrupt government servants and politicians involved in the scam would be sent to jail.
BNP assures cooperation to govt. in combating militancy  Apr 29, 3:46 pm
Dhaka, Apr. 29 (ANI): The Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) has said it is ready to cooperate with the government with its experience in combating militancy in the country.
Jaitley justifies levy on gold imports  Apr 29, 2:10 pm
New Delhi, Apr. 29 (ANI): Calling attention motion in Rajya Sabha with the government ruling out rollback of one percent excise duty on gold jewellery levied in the Union Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley today said that gold cannot remain out of the tax net when goods used by the common people are being taxed.
Mallya's comment on electronic media a compliment: BEA Secretary  Apr 29, 2:00 pm
Ghaziabad (Uttar Pradesh), Apr.29 (ANI): Commenting on fugitive liquor baron Vijay Mallya's recent statement that electronic media was playing a huge role in inflaming the government, the Broadcast Editors' Association (BEA) Secretary, N K Singh on Friday said that he would take the statement as an compliment.