NEW DELHI: Extra care must be taken to alleviate sufferings of the poor triggered by economic slow down which has become unavoidable post demonetisation+ , President Pranab Mukherjee said on Thursday. Demonetization, while immobilizing black money and fighting corruption, may lead to “temporary slowdown” of the economy, the President said addressing the Governors and …Read More »
HIGHLIGHTS PM Modi and Nitish Kumar built on their earlier rapport and heaped praise upon each other today Nitish Kumar has supported PM Modi’s scrapping of high value notes in November This strengthens speculations that the two might be thinking about a rapprochement NEW DELHI: The camaraderie between Prime Minister Narendra …Read More »
Akhilesh Yadav Says He Has Achieved Everything Till Date Because Of His Father, Mulayam Singh Yadav's Blessings.
HIGHLIGHTS Akhilesh is fighting a public battle with his father for supremacy within the Samajwadi party. Factions headed by both Akhilesh and Mulayam have laid claim to the SP’s symbol. Assembly polls will be held in Uttar Pradesh next month. NEW DELHI: Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav today said everything that …Read More »
HIGHLIGHTS RBI may have received Rs 15.4 lakh crore worth junked Rs 500/1,000 currency notes till Dec 30 Both the government and the RBI are yet to come out with the official statement on how much have been deposited NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank is believed to have received deposits close to …Read More »
HIGHLIGHTS Dhoni captained India in 199 ODIs and 72 T20Is Dhoni led the country to their second ODI World Cup in 2011 MSD had announced his retirement from Tests on December 30, 2014 NEW DELHI: MS Dhoni stepped down as the captain of India’s limited-overs sides but he will be available for …Read More »
BJP Confident Of Victory In Assembly Elections Post Demonetization With Congress Urging, EC To Ensure 'Free & Fair' Polls.
HIGHLIGHTS There is a positive undercurrent for the BJP across the country which is what we have seen post-demonetisation: GVL Narsimha Rao We also hope that use of muscle power, abuse of government power and misuse of money power will be checked once and for all: Congress NEW DELHI: Various …Read More »
CBI Sources Claim That Ex IAF Chief SP Tyagi Paid Crores In 'Cash' For Properties In Gurgaon, Without Informing The Government.
HIGHLIGHTS CBI sources have revealed that SP Tyagi allegedly paid cash worth crores to purchase properties in Gurgaon He, however, did not declare those to the government As per rules, Tyagi was bound to intimate the government about the acquisition of assets by him NEW DELHI: Former India Air Force chief SP Tyagi had …Read More »
HIGHLIGHTS Akhilesh Yadav camp approached the Election Commission to assert that the party is “actually” headed by the chief minister now With the rival factions staking claim over the party and its symbol, the ball is in the Election Commission’s court NEW DELHI/LUCKNOW: The split in the Samajwadi Party was formalized on …Read More »
HIGHLIGHTS ‘We have a right to take action against terror bases,’ said General Rawat General Rawat had taken over as the 27th Army chief last week On September 29, he had monitored the surgical strikes real time NEW DELHI: New Army chief General Bipin Rawat has said India has a right …Read More »
NEW DELHI: Pressing ahead with his electoral reforms agenda, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is expected to take up the issues of changes in poll funding rules and holding of simultaneous elections to the Lok Sabha and state assemblies at an all-party meeting before the Budget session. A top BJP leader said PM Modi, who had broached …Read More »