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Pampore encounter: Mehbooba Mufti condemns attack, expresses solidarity with kin of CRPF martyrs  Jun 25, 9:00 pm
Srinagar, June 25 (ANI): Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday, strongly condemned the militant attack on Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) in Pampore in which eight defence personnel were killed, saying that such acts of violence were aimed at subverting the Government's efforts to bring peace and prosperity to the state.
To reduce Brexit after-effects, Lanka expects to sign trade pact with UK   Jun 25, 2:43 pm
Colombo, June 25 (ANI): Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Dr. Harsha De Silva announced that the Sri Lankan Government will take measures to sign a trade pact with the United Kingdom as soon as possible, following Britain's exit from the European Union.
CM Okram Ibobi Singh in hot soup for gifting away disputed land for Sports University  Jun 25, 1:50 pm
Imphal, June 25 (ANI): Manipur Chief Minister Okram Ibobi Singh clarified that the state government had handed over 336.93 acres the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports for setting up the National Sports University at Yaithibi Khunou village of Thoubal district, but 34 acres of this is now disputed because of a court case initiated by the land owners.
Parliament session put off until Sunday after Nepali Congress obstruction  Jun 25, 1:46 pm
Kathmandu, June 25 (ANI): Nepal's Legislature-Parliament meeting has been deferred until Sunday after the main opposition Nepali Congress (NC) demanded that the government provide housing aid of Rs 200,000 to earthquake victims in one go, instead of in three tranches.
Delhi statehood referendum: Sheila Dikshit says Kejriwal should focus on his responsibilities first  Jun 25, 1:22 pm
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI): Downplaying the Arvind Kejriwal-led Delhi Government's idea of a referendum on complete statehood for Delhi, his predecessor, Sheila Dikshit, on Saturday said that the chief minister should focus on his responsibilities first and start working for the betterment of Delhi.
Indian toy industry to get a boost at 'Kids India', largest B2B exhibition  Jun 25, 11:26 am
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI-NewsVoir): With Indian Government's initiative to support the International buyers at 'Kids India', India's largest international B2B exhibition for toys and products related to children, Indian Toy industry is all set to get a boost at the Expo.
Essar Energy sells 50 pct stake in KPRL to Kenyan Government  Jun 25, 11:10 am
New Delhi, June 25 (ANI-NewsVoir): Low-cost, integrated energy company Essar Energy Overseas Limited (Essar Energy) announced its stake sell worth 50 percent in Kenya Petroleum Refineries Ltd (KPRL) to the Government of Kenya (GoK).
Centre returned bills because Kejriwal refused to follow rules: BJP  Jun 25, 9:56 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Saturday said the Centre returned the Delhi government's bills because the "high-headed" Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) did not follow the due procedure.
AAP infuriated as Centre returns 14 bills to Delhi Govt.  Jun 24, 8:02 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): The BJP-led NDA Government at the Centre on Friday returned 14 Bills passed by the Delhi Assembly to the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) led-Delhi Government.
Kejriwal raking up Delhi's complete statehood to hide AAP Government's failures: BJP  Jun 24, 5:18 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Kailash Vijayvargiya on Friday lashed out at Arvind Kejriwal for mooting the idea of a referendum on complete statehood for Delhi on the lines of Brexit and said the Chief Minister is known to rake-up new issues to hide the failures of his government.
Modi Govt. staging 'public tamashas' in the name of NSG bid: Congress  Jun 24, 4:21 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Accusing the present Modi Government of indulging in 'public tamashas', the Congress Party on Friday dubbed the BJP-led NDA government as 'desperate' and accused the saffron party of allowing India into the NSG elite group, saying this kind of hectic campaigning was not required.
AAP must realise they are no longer a 'street organisation': Rijiju  Jun 24, 12:31 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju on Friday asked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal to allow an 'impartial' probe into the NDMC officer MM Khan murder case by not giving it 'political colour' and added that the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Government should realise that they are no longer a street organisation.
Centre says Brexit won't significantly impact India's trade  Jun 24, 12:26 pm
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): With the Bombay Stock Exchange shedding 1034 points and the rupee losing one percent in opening trade post Britain's decision to move out of the 28-member European Union (EU), the government on Friday said Brexit won't significantly impact India's trade.
JD (U) says Modi Government facing full-scale internal war  Jun 24, 11:26 am
New Delhi, June 24 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) on Friday claimed that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA regime is facing a full-scale internal war, with the main protagonists being BJP leader Subramanian Swamy and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.
Telangana to join Centre's Uday scheme today  Jun 24, 9:51 am
Hyderabad, June 24 (ANI): Telangana will join the Uday programme today, which was introduced by the Government to bailout electricity distribution companies from their losses.
Lankan govt rejects allegations of using cluster bombs during civil war  Jun 23, 2:24 pm
Colombo, June 23 (ANI): The Sri Lankan government has rejected allegations that the Sri Lankan Army used cluster bombs during the final phases of the war and questioned the authenticity of the report published in the media.
Myanmar warns business owners against child labour  Jun 23, 1:29 pm
Naypyidaw, June 23 (ANI): The Factory and General Labour Laws Inspection Department of the Government of Myanmar has issued a warning to business owners, reminding them to avoid hiring children under the age of 14 in a bid to curb forced child labour.
Sangam Vihar MLA cries foul, says 'an attempt to defame me'  Jun 23, 12:58 pm
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Dinesh Mohaniya, who has been booked for allegedly 'misbehaving' with women, today alleged that it was an attempt to defame his reputation as the water mafia is frustrated because of the Delhi Government's crackdown.
Opposition parties slam govt over changing terminology used for Rakhine Muslim minority  Jun 23, 12:48 pm
Naypyidaw, June 23 (ANI): Nationalist politicians are criticizing the government for pushing an official change of terminology used to refer to a Muslim minority in Rakhine State.
AAP appoints 'Perfect Relations' to maintain perfect relations  Jun 23, 11:59 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which has been facing criticism from the political opponents in Delhi over its style of functioning and fondness for advertisements, has now sought professional help for image building and media management.
SP, BSP confused, 'focused' BJP will form govt. in UP: Sambit Patra  Jun 23, 11:49 am
New Delhi, June 23 (ANI): With the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections inching nearer, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Thursday snubbed both the Samajwadi Party (SP) and the Bhaujan Samaj Party (BSP), by saying they are confused and preoccupied political outfits that will facilitate and brighten the government formation chances of the saffron party.
MP Govt. to impose six percent tax on online shopping  Jun 23, 10:12 am
Bhopal, June 23 (ANI): The Madhya Pradesh Government has decided to impose six percent tax on online shopping in order to increase the state's revenue and entail everything in the tax bracket with no exceptions at all.
Swamy's criticism proves govt.'s economic policies are failure: Congress  Jun 23, 8:12 am
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh), June 23 (ANI): Attempting to corner the government over Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Subramanian Swamy's remarks on Chief Economic Advisor (CEA) Arvind Subramanian, Congress leader Pramod Tiwari on Thursday said Swamy's criticism proves that the NDA government's economic policies have been a failure.
Outside powers seem to be equating with legitimate Afghan govt: Former NSA   Jun 23, 12:18 am
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Former Indian National Security Advisor (NSA) Shivshankar Menon on Wednesday said outside powers seem to be equating with the legitimate government of Afghanistan with insurgent groups like the Taliban, which is creating more instability in Afghanistan, Pakistan and elsewhere, and it is Afghanistan and the region as a whole that pay the price of that intervention.
BJP will clean sweep up UP; halt 'corrupt' BSP, SP: Uma Bharti  Jun 22, 8:03 pm
New Delhi, June 22 (ANI): Accusing the Bahujan Samaj Party and Samajwadi Party of indulging in corrupt practices, Union Water Resources Minister Uma Bharti on Wednesday expressed confidence that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) would form the next government in politically crucial state of Uttar Pradesh.