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AAP not surprised over Punjab Govt. defending drug addict stats   Jun 27, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday said when the Punjab government itself is involved in drug peddling, its claim that only one percent of the state's population was addicted to drugs, wasn't surprising.
Pakistan to consider India's request to probe Pathankot attack after Eid  Jun 27, 12:07 pm
Islamabad, June 27 (ANI): The Pakistan government has said that it will decide whether or not to allow Indian investigators to visit the country in connection with their probe into a deadly terror attack on an Indian airbase after Eid-ul-Fitr.
Only 1.8 pc drug addicts in 10 districts of state: Punjab Health Min  Jun 27, 10:36 am
Amritsar, June 27 (ANI): Maintaining that the ruling dispensation in Punjab is committed to tackle the drug menace, the BJP-SAD-led Government on Monday said a mere 1.8 percent of state's population is addicted to drugs.
JD (U) dubs NSG blockade as Modi Govt.'s 'biggest foreign policy failure'   Jun 27, 9:28 am
Bhubaneswar, June 27 (ANI): With the Opposition targeting the Narendra Modi Government over India's failure to clinch a membership in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the Janata Dal (United) on Monday dubbed the blockade as 'biggest foreign policy failure' of the current regime.
AAP covering up scams, least bothered about Delhi: BJP  Jun 27, 9:21 am
New Delhi, June 27 (ANI): Continuing its tirade against the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Monday accused the Delhi Government of covering up the scams which took place under its regime, adding that it is least bothered about the core issues of Delhi.
Inspired by PM Modi, Chandrakant Kulkarni says contributed for nation's development   Jun 26, 7:00 pm
Pune, June 26 (ANI): Retired government employee Chandrakant Kulkarni, who donated almost a third of his pension from June 2015 to September 2019 to the Swachh Bharat Kosh, today said that he has firm belief in Prime Minister Narendra Modi whom he described like his brother.
FDI in defence will make India an 'export' hub: Parrikar  Jun 26, 6:54 pm
Bhubaneswar (Odisha), June 26 (ANI): Union Minister Manohar Parrikar on Sunday welcomed the decision to notify changes in the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy in the defence sector and said Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA government has taken this step to make India an export hub.
Cong backs Yashwant Sinha, says India "suffering" due to failed promises  Jun 26, 6:54 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): The Congress on Sunday used former union minister Yashwant Sinha's diatribe against Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government's policy with regard to Pakistan to corner the ruling dispensation and said it is extremely unfortunate that the NDA regime has failed to fulfil the promises made to the nation.
Cluster bombs in war zones: Lanka rejects link with govt. forces  Jun 26, 6:20 pm
London, June 26 (ANI): The Sri Lankan Government has rejected that it used weapons in the former war-hit areas of the country following reports of cluster bombs being found in the region.
Opposition parties do not implement Centre sponsored schemes: Rijiju  Jun 26, 6:03 pm
Hyderabad, June 26 (ANI): Reaching out to the people of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Sunday said the Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) believes in good governance and alleged that the benefits of the Central Government sponsored schemes do not reach the general public in the states ruled by other parties.
Centre should have weighed 'pros and cons' before making NSG bid: Congress  Jun 26, 5:52 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Asserting that diplomacy is not done by loud pronouncements, the Congress Party on Sunday said there was no need for Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government to move around as a 'petitioner' for the NSG and end up being equated with Pakistan which does not have the same credibility and credentials as India when it comes to nuclear proliferation.
"Brain dead" Yashwant Sinha slams govt. policy towards Pak, hints at "war-like-situation"  Jun 26, 1:56 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): In the wake of the deadly Lashkar attack in Pampore in which eight CRPF personnel were martyred, former union minister and senior BJP leader Yashwant Sinha on Sunday alleged that India's current policy with Pakistan was a complete failure and called on the Narendra Modi-led government to take action against the hostile neighbour or continue to face attacks like Pathankot and Pampore.
Adamant Nepali Congress demands compensation to quake victims  Jun 26, 1:51 pm
Kathmandu, June 26 (ANI): Nepali Congress, the main opposition party, today obstructed the Parliament meeting demanding Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli led-government to provide a lump sum of Rs. two lakh to earthquake victims to rebuild their houses.
PM Modi lauds retired govt. employee's contribution to Swachh Bharat Kosh  Jun 26, 12:56 pm
New Delhi, June 26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday lauded retired government employee Chandrakant Kulkarni for donating one-third of his pension to the Swachh Bharat Kosh.
Panamagate scandal: Bilawal calls for accountability, warns of street agitation  Jun 26, 12:35 pm
Karachi, June 26 (ANI): Pakistan People's Party (PPP) chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has warned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif led-government of street agitation if the joint opposition's efforts for an inquiry into the Panamagate scandal are destroyed through political gimmickry.
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.