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Kerala Cabinet to have 12 new faces  May 24, 11:24 pm
Thiruvananthapuram, May 24 (ANI): Most of the Ministers of the Left Democratic Front (LDF) Government, which was sworn in on Monday, are new faces.
As CBI 'stings', Rawat pleads innocence  May 24, 10:09 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) questioned Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat for over five hours in connection with the sting operation where he was shown offering bribe to rebel Congress MLAs to save his government.
PM Modi reiterates his development promise for Assam  May 24, 6:42 pm
Guwahati, May 24 (ANI): Expressing his gratitude to the people of Assam for giving Sarbananda Sonowal and his ministers an opportunity to serve them, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said their job was not yet over because for the development of the state, they would have to work together with the state government.
First-ever BJP govt. assumes office in north-east with Sonowal as Assam CM  May 24, 5:53 pm
Guwahati, May 24 (ANI): Sarbananda Sonowal was on Tuesday sworn-in as the chief minister of the first ever Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) government in Assam at an august ceremony here in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
AAP comes out with 'Yamuna Turnaround Plan'   May 24, 3:19 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): With pollution in Yamuna river affecting water supply in the national capital, the Delhi Government on Tuesday presented the 'Yamuna Turnaround Plan' to Union Minister for Water Resources Uma Bharti to ensure that untreated water does not enter the river.
Sanklap Charitable Trust to challenge NEET ordinance in SC  May 24, 2:57 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Dubbing as 'lame and frivolous' the government's stand on the National Eligibility cum Entrance Test (NEET), Sanklap Charitable Trust will file a fresh petition in the Supreme Court to oppose the ordinance while alleging it is against the Constitution, law and separation of power aimed at eventually stalling reforms in medical fields.
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.
Respect Pakistan's 'sovereignty' but won't stop removing terrorists: U.S.   May 24, 8:43 am
Washington D.C., May 24 (ANI): A day after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the drone strike by the United States in Balochistan was a violation of Pakistan's sovereignty, the Barack Obama government responded saying that they do respect Islamabad's territorial integrity, but that will not stop them from carrying out strikes to remove terrorists targeting U.S. forces.
Sting row: Harish Rawat to appear before CBI today  May 24, 8:27 am
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat will today appear before the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in connection with a sting operation probe in which he was allegedly shown offering bribe to rebel Congress MLAs to save his government.
China gives primacy to propaganda  May 24, 7:39 am
Beijing, May 24 (ANI): Propaganda. All governments clearly engage in it to some extent. The question is to what degree?
At least 100 killed in multiple blasts in Syria  May 23, 4:57 pm
Damascus, May 23(ANI): A series of bomb blasts in two Syrian coastal cities of Jableh and Tartous left at least 100 people dead and dozens wounded on Monday, in a government-controlled area that hosts Russian forces.
AasaanJobs to announce government job listings on domain  May 23, 4:02 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): Leading recruitment company for entry-level and mid-level jobs in India AasaanJobs announced the inclusion of government job listings on its domain with an aim to assist potential candidates to search for employment opportunities across multifarious sectors pan India.
Do away with anti-dumping duty on flexible slab-stock polyol: ASSOCHAM plea  May 23, 3:16 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): Apex industry body has urged the government to provide level playing field to both domestic polyol manufacturers and importers/downstream industry players by eliminating existing trade barriers being imposed after misrepresentation of facts by certain domestic flexible slab-stock polyol manufacturing companies.
Srinagar attack: Omar calls on Mufti Govt. to take quick action  May 23, 2:21 pm
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), May 23 (ANI): Expressing concern over the murders of three policemen in Srinagar in a militant attack, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Monday called on the Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti-led Government to move quickly to reassure residents and visitors of Srinagar.
Jayalalithaa fulfils pre-poll promise, shuts down 500 TASMAC shops  May 23, 2:21 pm
Chennai, May 23 (ANI): Beginning her second term as Tamil Nadu Chief Minister, All India Anna Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam (AIADMK) chief J. Jayalalithaa today announced a list of government schemes in keeping with her campaign promises.
Rohtang Pass row: SC seeks response from Himachal Govt on plea challenging NGT order  May 23, 1:27 pm
New Delhi, May 23 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Monday sought a response from the Himachal government over the plea by taxi owners, challenging the order by the National Green Tribunal (NGT) restricting the entry of all diesel and petrol based tourist vehicles in the Rohtang Pass area.
Alarm bells for Nitish as another scribe threatened in Bihar  May 23, 1:16 pm
Araria (Bihar), May 23 (ANI): The Bihar Government, which has assured to protect the fourth pillar of democracy in wake of the killing of a scribe in Siwan, faced yet another embarrassing moment yesterday as a journalist with leading Hindi daily Prabhat Khabar was kidnapped after being threatened by a local contractor.
NSU activists protest outside Nepal PM's residence  May 23, 12:05 pm
Kathmandu, May 23 (ANI): The Nepal Students Union (NSU) activists on Monday staged a demonstration in front of Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli's official residence in Baluwatar and accused the government of protecting educational mafias and promoting black marketing.
DFO owns luxurious pool as Sukma craves for water  May 23, 10:10 am
Raipur (Chhattisgarh), May 23 (ANI): At a time when the state is reeling from severe water crunch, a District Forest Officer (DFO) in Sukma in Raipur is drawing flak from all quarters for having a swimming pool in his government allotted accommodation.
UN to continue supporting Lankan in disaster relief  May 23, 12:48 am
Colombo, May 23(ANI): Spokesperson for United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon, Stephane Dujarric has said the body will continue to support the Sri Lankan Government in its efforts to respond to disaster relief.
Will visit Delhi for CBI questioning, says Rawat  May 22, 10:42 pm
Dehradun/New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): After the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) summoned him in connection with a sting operation probe in which he was allegedly shown offering bribe to rebel Congress MLAs to save his government, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Sunday said he would be going to Delhi on May 24 for questioning as the investigation agency had turned down his request to visit here.
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.
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.
Nepal Govt. to spend over Rs 1,000 billion in fiscal budget  May 22, 1:02 pm
Kathmandu, May 22 (ANI): The Nepal Government has been preparing a budget worth more than Rs 1,000 billion for the upcoming fiscal with major focus on road connectivity and energy.
NEET to continue in Delhi medical colleges  May 22, 10:40 am
New Delhi, May 22 (ANI): With Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal vehemently opposing the ordinance on the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET), the state government has decided that the examination will be applied in all medical colleges in the national capital.