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Transport strike hits passengers in Siliguri  Sep 19, 11:08 pm
Siliguri (West Bengal), Sept. 20 (ANI): The strike called by the Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) and other seven trade unions against the alleged atrocities on drivers and other workers by the administration led to a major shutdown of the public and goods transport system here.
Harsh Vardhan lauds Chandy for reducing liquor availability   Sep 19, 7:42 am
Thiruvananthapuram, Sept. 19 (ANI): Union Health Minister Dr. Harsh Vardhan on Friday praised Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy over his government's decision to drastically reduce the availability of liquor.
India proposes to establish SAARC Centre for good governance  Sep 19, 6:30 am
Kathmandu, Sept. 19 (ANI): Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday suggested the establishment of a SAARC Centre for good governance where officers from all member countries can come together to exchange their experiences on good governance.
Rashid Alvi backs Ajit Singh over eviction notice  Sep 18, 7:07 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): Amid the ongoing protests against the Centre's move to evict Rashtriya Lok Dal (RLD) chief Ajit Singh from his official residence in Delhi, Congress leader Rashid Alvi on Thursday said the government must contemplate over converting the bungalow into a memorial for former prime minister Chaudhary Charan Singh.
Congress asks BJP to come clean on appointments in key constitutional posts  Sep 18, 6:02 pm
New Delhi, Sept.18 (ANI): The Congress on Thursday welcomed the Supreme Court's decision to question the Centre on the lack of transparency in the appointment of key constitutional positions and asked the government to come clean on it.
NHRC issues notice to Health Ministry over shortage of drugs of HIV patients  Sep 18, 4:43 pm
New Delhi, Sept.18 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) has taken suo motu cognizance of a media report that treatment of HIV patients across India had taken a hit, especially in Delhi and Mumbai due to severe stock-outs of life saving medicines at Government owned centres.
Ex-CAG Vinod Rai to Congress: Stop shooting the messenger and address malice of scams  Sep 18, 1:00 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): Former Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India Vinod Rai launched his much-awaited book "Not Just an Accountant" at the India Habitat Centre here on Wednesday evening.
Barca scrape to win over APOEL Nicosia in CL campaign opener   Sep 18, 12:19 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 18 (ANI): Barcelona started their Champions League campaign on a winning note, thanks to a goal from centre-back Gerard Pique, but they were far from convincing 1-0 victors at home against APOEL Nicosia on Wednesday.
Kashmir Floods: Centre steps up medical relief, sends specialist doctors  Sep 18, 8:53 am
New Delhi, Sept. 18 (ANI): The Centre has stepped up medical relief operations in flood-hit Jammu and Kashmir.
CA builds artificial pitch to rid cricketers of 'sub continental' spin demons  Sep 17, 1:57 pm
Johannesburg, Sep 17 (ANI): Australia has reportedly built an artificial pitch at the National Cricket Centre in Brisbane that simulates the conditions of the pitches in the South Asian subcontinent to allow Australian batsmen to deal with spin bowling on slow tracks, where they have struggled quite a lot in the past.
Illegal arms: SC questions Centre over Army officers' misconduct  Sep 17, 11:35 am
New Delhi, Sept. 17 (ANI): The Supreme Court has questioned the Centre over why the departmental action cannot be initiated for the misconduct against the top ranking Army officers, who have pleaded guilty and were let off with minor punishment for their involvement in the illegal sale of arms.
SC pulls up centre, states for casual attitude in tackling female foeticide  Sep 17, 10:14 am
New Delhi, Sept.17 (ANI): The Supreme Court has criticised the centre and the states for showing sloppy in checking the female foeticide in the country.
If Centre ends subsidy to 3 naphtha-based fertilizer plants, over 15000 employees could lose jobs  Sep 15, 5:51 pm
New Delhi, Sept.15 (ANI): Three naphtha-based urea manufacturing companies in southern India have issued an appeal to the central government not to cut the subsidy being paid to them for their inability to have access to natural gas in spite of converting their plants into gas operating entities.
Rio Ferdinand brands Terry's Anton racial row 'idiotic'   Sep 15, 11:53 am
London, Sep 15 (ANI): Queens Park Rangers centre back Rio Ferdinand has said that Chelsea captain John Terry acted like an idiot over the incident three years ago in which the skipper was accused of racially abusing the former Manchester United defender's brother Anton.
Govt. showing no courage in tackling Chinese intrusion: Manish Tewari  Sep 14, 2:00 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 14 (ANI): Taking potshots at the Centre for failing to tackle the repeated instances of Chinese incursions into Indian territory, Congress leader Manish Tewari on Sunday said the BJP-led NDA Government is more concerned with its own survivability in office.
Sonowal lays foundation stone of Delhi Youth Training Centre  Sep 14, 10:19 am
New Delhi, Sept. 14 (ANI): Union Minister of State (independent charge) for Skill Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports, Sarbananda Sonowal laid the foundation stone of youth training centre, inaugurated the newly constructed office building of Nehru Yuva Kendra Sangathan Delhi Zone.
Shearer believes Welbeck can score 25 goals-per-season for Arsenal  Sep 13, 2:40 pm
London, Sep 13 (ANI): Former England striker Alan Shearer has said that Arsenal's ace centre-forward Danny Welbeck can score 25 goals a season for the club.
Ajmal's average elbow extension found to be more than twice the allowable limit  Sep 13, 11:44 am
Karachi, Sep 13 (ANI): Suspended Pakistan ace off-spinner Saeed Ajmal's average elbow extension had been more than twice the allowable limit during testing of his bowling action in Australia last month.
J-K floods: SC asks Centre to explain rescue and relief measures  Sep 12, 6:47 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 12 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday asked the Narendra Modi-led NDA government at the Centre to explain by Monday what relief and rescue measures it has taken to rehabilitate those affected by the floods in Jammu and Kashmir.
Centre to hold states, UTs' meet on 'Smart Cities'  Sep 12, 9:35 am
New Delhi, Sept. 12 (ANI): Union Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu will preside over a meeting of state and union territory urban development ministers here today to discuss the Centre's proposed 'Smart Cities' projects.
Sonowal to lay foundation stone of Delhi Youth Training Centre  Sep 11, 4:37 pm
New Delhi, Sept.11 (ANI): Minister of State (independent charge) for Skill Development, Entrepreneurship, Youth Affairs and Sports, Sarbananda Sonowal, will lay the foundation stone of a youth training centre at a function to be held here on September 13.
Ex-Pak bowling coach Foster slams ICC for getting rid of best spinners like Ajmal  Sep 11, 12:44 pm
Karachi, Sep 11 (ANI): Former Pakistan bowling coach and one of cricket's leading biomechanics experts Daryl Foster has said that the International Cricket Council's (ICC) crackdown was going out of its way to get rid of some of the best spinners in the world.
Govt.'s 100 days in power have been 'reassuring': Experts  Sep 10, 7:04 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 10 (ANI): The new government's first three months in office have been marked by a period of high expectations and huge challenges both in foreign and domestic policy.
Himachal Pradesh CM praises Centre's help in flood-hit Kashmir  Sep 9, 12:38 pm
New Delhi, Sept.9 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Environment, Forest and Climate Change (Independent Charge) Prakash Javadekar today met Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and reviewed the situation arising out of the flood-cum-landslide natural calamity in Jammu and Kashmir.
NDA Government has shown its strong and sensitive side to world, says Sushma  Sep 8, 5:46 pm
New Delhi, Sept. 8, (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA Government at the Centre has shown the world that it has a strong as well as a sensitive side.
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