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Delhi govt. to install CCTV cameras in buses Dec 21, 8:19 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 21 (ANI): The Delhi government is planning to install close circuit television (CCTV) cameras in its buses in the national capital in order to enhance the security of women.
New Delhi, Dec. 21 (ANI): Security expert Wing Commander (retired) Praful Bakshi on Sunday welcomed the move by the governments of Afghanistan and Pakistan to carry out an operation against terrorism, adding that the maneuver had the potential to be beneficial to India.
Chennai, Dec. 21 (ANI): Setting the ball before the opposition to take a stand on the issue of forced conversions in the country, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah on Sunday said that the Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government has amply made it clear that it is ready to introduce an anti-conversion law to stop such acts.
PM Modi's decision to mark Vajpayee's birthday as 'Good Governance Day' most suitable Dec 21, 3:52 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 21 (ANI): Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Lal Krishna Advani on Sunday said that the government's decision to declare former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee's birthday as 'Good Governance Day' was a most suitable decision.
Venkaiah Naidu calls for central law to stop forced conversion Dec 21, 1:27 pm
New Delhi, Dec. 21 (ANI): Reacting to the recent re-conversion of over 200 tribal Christians to Hinduism in Gujarat, Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday said a central law should be implemented if the state governments are unable to tackle the issue of forced conversion.
Islamabad, Dec. 21 (ANI): Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit said that mastermind of 2008 Mumbai attacks Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi, was put under house arrest immediately after a court granted him bail.
Shah credits PM Modi government for ending price rise Dec 20, 9:40 pm
Chennai, Dec. 20 (ANI): Taking exception to the Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi questioning the performance of the Central Government during its last six months in office, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) chief Amit Shah on Saturday credited Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government for ending price rise in the country.
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade on Saturday clarified that what she had recently said in front of the press was her personal view and not an official one and added that she did not make any statement that would embarrass relations between India and any other foreign government.
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): A US congressional report suggests that the federal government is not competent enough to tackle a nuclear terrorist attack or a large-scale natural catastrophe.
Washington, Dec 20 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has said that Cuba will gradually witness a change in the wake of his decision to normalize diplomatic ties with the Cuban government.
Dumka (Jharkhand), Dec. 20 (ANI): Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren on Saturday said that people will vote in the ongoing assembly elections in the state based on the work done by his government.
Johannesburg, Dec20 (ANI): Grieving family members of the passengers of missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 have started a protest outside the foreign ministry in Beijing accusing the government of failing to provide updated information on the search for the aircraft.
New Delhi, Dec. 20 (ANI): Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday criticized the BJP-led NDA Government for stripping diplomat Devyani Khobragade of her duties as director in the Partnership Development Division, saying it exposes the Centre's double speak.
36-year old father of three 'Umar Mansoor' terrorist behind Peshawar school carnage Dec 20, 12:15 pm
Islamabad, Dec 20 (ANI): A 36-year old father of three, Umar Mansoor alias Dera Khan, reportedly masterminded the Dec. 16 Peshawar school attack.
Pakistan: School attack reaction tramples rights, says HRW Dec 20, 8:57 am
New York, Dec.20 (ANI):The Pakistani government should order an immediate stop to executions of death-row prisoners for terrorism-related offenses, Human Rights Watch said today.
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.
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