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New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): Launching a blistering attack on the Congress for the 1975 emergency imposed by then prime minister Indira Gandhi-led government, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday dubbed the suspension of Article 21 during that time as 'dictatorship at its worst'.
Nepal Govt. to deploy more forces on highways in Terai region Nov 27, 12:57 pm
Birgunj, Nov. 27 (ANI): The Nepal Government has order deployment of more police as well as paramilitary forces to prevent obstruction on its highways to ensure the flow of supplies.
Every state must ban booze: JD (U) Nov 27, 12:57 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Janata Dal (United) president Sharad Yadav on Friday welcomed Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar's announcement to ban alcohol from April 1, 2016 and said that all the state governments must follow the same.
Winter Session will be a 'win-win' session for India: Govt. Nov 27, 12:00 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 27 (ANI): Branding the ongoing Winter Session of Parliament as a 'win-win' session for the country, the government on Friday expressed optimism that all decisions related to the nation's progress and development will be chalked out through a 'constructive' debate.
Bangladesh Govt. dismisses UN claim on war criminals' hanging Nov 27, 11:43 am
Dhaka, Nov. 27 (ANI): The Government of Bangladesh has ruled out the claim by the United Nations that the trial of the war criminals was unfair, saying that the statement was disturbing.
Will take decision on Indo-Pak series in country's favour: Naqvi Nov 27, 10:54 am
New Delhi, Nov.27 (ANI): Union Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Friday said that the Indian government's decision on the much-awaited India Pakistan series will be made in the favour of the country.
Kannada Studies Chair instituted in JNU Nov 26, 8:30 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): Kannada Studies Chair established at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) with the financial assistance of the Karnataka Government was inaugurated by Professor S. Shetter of National Institute of Advanced Studies, Bengaluru, in presence of Professor K. Kasturirangan, chancellor JNU, and Ms. Umashri, Minister of Kananda and Culture, Government of Karnataka at University Convention Centre here today.
Venkaiah Naidu appeals to Parliamentarians for a mature debate Nov 26, 6:48 pm
New Delhi, Nov.26 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday appealed for a mature debate and discussions to the members of the Parliament and asserted the government's commitment to the Constitution.
Chennai, Nov. 26 (ANI): The National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) on Thursday issued a notice to the Tamil Nadu Government over the reported use of coloured ribbons and wrist bands by the students of Tirunelveli district based on their caste.
Nagpur, Nov. 26 (ANI): Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday said that he respected the Supreme Court order regarding issuance of fresh licences to the dance bars but added that his government would explore more legal options.
Mumbai, Nov.26 (ANI): After the Supreme Court's order to issue fresh licenses to the dance bars, Maharashtra Chief Minister Devandra Fadnavis on Thursday said that the government would explore all legal options including legislative intervention as they are principally against opening of dance bars in the state.
Maharashtra dance bars to get fresh licenses Nov 26, 2:47 pm
Mumbai, Nov. 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Maharashtra Government to follow orders and start the process of issuing fresh licenses to the dance bars.
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): The government has decided to provide further indirect tax incentives for domestic shipbuilding industry.
Overall consensus reached on GST: BJP Nov 26, 12:25 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): In a move that may end the political deadlock over the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill, the government today indicated that an overall consensus has been reached on the same.
JD (U), NCP support GST but with amendments Nov 26, 11:59 am
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): The Janata Dal (United) and Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) on Thursday voiced their support for the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Bill but said that the government should look into amendments suggested by the opposition.
New Delhi, Nov. 26 (ANI): The winter session of the Parliament begins today and the month-long session is expected to be stormy as the opposition is ready to corner the government on issues like intolerance, GST and price rise.
President Mukherjee greets Suriname on Independence Day Nov 25, 7:22 pm
New Delhi, Nov.25 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Wednesday extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Suriname on the occasion of their Independence Day.
New Delhi, Nov.25 (ANI): In an effort to promote green mobility through increased use of hybrid and electric vehicles, the Department of Heavy Industry of the Government of India is organising a week long campaign named 'Fame India Eco Drive'.
Rahul says Congress wants GST but with riders Nov 25, 5:16 pm
Bengaluru, Nov. 25 (ANI): With the winter session of Parliament beginning on Thursday, Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday said his party is ready to talk to the government on the Goods and Services (GST) Bill, even as there are differences with the government on three major issues.
Bengaluru, Nov. 25 (ANI): Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi took his 'suit boot ki sarkar' jibe to another level on Wednesday and criticised the NDA Government at the Centre for slashing expenditure on education, healthcare and instead giving contracts to five or six business people who are close to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Wednesday lashed out at Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi for his unwarranted criticism of Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led NDA and said that the grand old party should start getting tolerant in the Parliament towards the democratically elected government.
Intolerance issue disturbs me as an Indian: Rahul Gandhi Nov 25, 4:30 pm
Bengaluru, Nov. 25 (ANI): Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday continued his tirade against the government over Bollywood actor Aamir Khan's remark on growing intolerance in the nation, saying it disturbs him as an Indian.
Govt. ready to discuss intolerance issue: Naidu Nov 25, 2:46 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Union Parliamentary Affairs Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Wednesday said the government is ready to discuss any issue, including the intolerance debate.
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist) General Secretary Sitaram Yechury, who attended the all-party meeting ahead of the Winter Session, on Wednesday, urged the Parliament to condemn growing intolerance in the country and direct the government to ensure that communal polarization is brought to an end.
BJP has made GST Bill a prestige issue: Congress Nov 25, 12:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 25 (ANI): Accusing the NDA Government of not incorporating the changes suggested by the opposition in the GST Bill, Congress leader P.L. Punia on Wednesday said the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has made it a prestige issue.
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