Updated on Feb 22, 2019 09:22:34

 

 

Home > National News

 

22-Feb-2019

Things To Consider While Choosing The Best School For Your Child

Education is the most important thing that you need to provide your child. In order to educate your child and polish him/her to become successful in life, you need to provide him/her with the best educational opportunity. Well, this is only possible when you enroll...

21-Feb-2019 Jalandhar

DC Inspects Quality Of Food Being Served At Sanjhi Rasoi

Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Varinder Kumar Sharma today paid a surprise visit at the Sanjhi Rasoi being run by the district administration and NGO ‘Dhan Guru Ram Dass Ji Langar Sewa Society’ at the local Civil Hospital to impart free meal to the needy people....

21-Feb-2019 Jalandhar

Two Quintal Kinnows And 20 Kg Tomatoes Destroyed In A Surprise Drive

In a surprise check against fruits and vegetables unfit for the human consumption, a team of district administration on Thursday destroyed around two quintals Kinnows and 20-kg tomatoes in the local fruit market on Thursday. The surprise checking team headed...

21-Feb-2019 Nellore

M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates/dedicates host of Railway Projects

The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu today initiated a series of railway projects including the inauguration of the much-awaited new railway line between Venkatachalem -Vellikallu and Obulavaripalle - Cherlopalli (part of Krishnapatnam - Obulavaraipalle...

21-Feb-2019 Nellore

M. Venkaiah Naidu inaugurates Nellore FM Station

The Vice President of India, M. Venkaiah Naidu today inaugurated Nellore All India Radio FM Station in Andhra Pradesh and asserted that radio broadcasting has made a comeback in the era of continuous bombardment of visual content by myriad channels.Addressing...

21-Feb-2019 New Delhi

World Keen to Learn From INDFIA Digital Story : Ravi Shankar Prasad

Union Minister of Electronics and IT, Law and Justice Ravi Shankar Prasad said digital India journey has evinced global interest and people are eager to learn from Indian experience. He said   National Informatics Centre has responsibility to deploy...

21-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Rajnath Singh inaugurates “Waste to Wonder” Park in South Delhi

The Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh said that waste disposal should be done properly for which the Municipal corporations will have to play a lead role. He was speaking at the inauguration of the “Waste to Wonder” Park under the South Delhi Municipal...

21-Feb-2019 Bhopal

MP farmers to be debt-free in 15 days: Kamal Nath

Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath on Thursday said loans of 25-30 lakh farmers in the state will be completely waived off in another 15 days.Responding to queries on farm loan waiver issue from the opposition benches in the Assembly, he assured the House...

21-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Lok Sabha election key priority for us : Twitter

Twitter on Thursday said the 2019 Lok Sabha election is a key priority for the company and it deeply respects the integrity of the election process while being committed to provide a service that fosters and facilitates free and open democratic debate."The 2019...

21-Feb-2019 Chandigarh

Ready to face arrest : Parkash Singh Badal

With the top leaders of the Congress government in Punjab, including Chief Minister Amarinder Singh, saying recently that "bigger names" could emerge in the investigation being conducted into the sacrilege cases and the police firing incidents of 2015, former...

21-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Will ensure full statehood for Delhi in 2 years : Arvind Kejriwal

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said he will ensure that Delhi gets full statehood in two years and within the next 10 years everyone in the city will have a house."I am saying this here in front of you all. If in two years I don't make Delhi a...

21-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Military action against Pakistan won't help India : CPI-M

It is doubtful if military action against Pakistan will serve the strategic purpose of curbing terrorism propped up by Islamabad, the CPI-M has said."The resort to jingoism and calls for revenge indicate some sort of cross-border military operation is being...

21-Feb-2019 Kolkata

I don't believe in divisive politics : Mamata Banerjee

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Thursday expressed love for all languages while strongly voicing dissent against the attacks on Kashmiris and against all divisive voices."We love all languages, religion, culture as we don't believe in divisive...

21-Feb-2019 Ranchi

Raghubar Das launches Rs 100-crore Sweet Revolution scheme

Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das on Thursday launched the first phase of the Rs 100-crore Sweet Revolution Scheme under which 1,207 farmers will be given Rs 1 lakh for bee keeping. "1,207 farmers, after training, will be given Rs 1 lakh for bee keeping. Of...

21-Feb-2019 Nellore (Andhra Pradesh)

Venkaiah Naidu calls for making mother tongue compulsory subject

Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu on Thursday appealed to all state governments to make the mother tongue a compulsory subject up to primary school.Speaking on the occasion of International Mother Language Day at his native place Nellore, he asked people to...

21-Feb-2019 Chennai

Learning language of another region an asset : Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Thursday said that learning the language of another region is educative and an asset.In his address at the Dakshina Bharat Hindi Prachar Sabha here after unveiling a statue of Mahatma Gandhi, Kovind said: "Learning the language of...

21-Feb-2019 Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh)

Andhra CM Naidu deserves award for betrayal : Amit Shah

BJP President Amit Shah on Thursday said that if an award is to be given in the country for betrayal in politics, it would definitely go to Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N. Chandrababu Naidu.Addressing a public meeting here, he made a scathing attack on...

21-Feb-2019 Rajahmundry (Andhra Pradesh)

Amit Shah slams Congress for 'politicising' Pulwama

BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday slammed the Congress "politicizing" the Pulawama terror attack and raising doubts about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's commitment to national security.Holding that Modi government gave top priority to national security...

21-Feb-2019 Lucknow

Seven killed in Agra-Lucknow Expressway accident

Seven people were killed and two dozen injured in a road accident on the Agra-Lucknow Expressway on Thursday, police said.The mishap took place in Unnao when a truck  filled with iron pipes overturned and a bus rammed into it from the rear. Two other...

21-Feb-2019 Mumbai

Madhuri hasn't changed at all over the years: Anil Kapoor

"Would you believe, Ive done 18 films with Madhuri Dixit," exclaimed Anil Kapoor as he spoke about how the actress hasn't changed at all over the years -- something he has  realised after teaming up with her once again in Indra Kumars "Total Dhamaal".The...

21-Feb-2019 Mumbai

I don't like defining people or be defined: Lisa Ray

Actress Lisa Ray, who plays a lesbian in web series "Four More Shots Please", says she doesn't like the idea of labelling or defining people, especially when it comes to one's  choice of partner.Excerpts from the interview:Q. How has life been treating...

21-Feb-2019 Mumbai

Boman Irani to play Ratan Tata in 'PM Narendra Modi'

Actor Boman Irani will be essaying role of business tycoon RatanTata in upcoming film "PM Narendra Modi".Boman started has started shooting on Sunday in Ahmedabad for the  film being directed by National Award-winner Omung Kumar and produced by Sandip...

21-Feb-2019 Jammu

MP, deputations call on Kewal Kumar Sharma

Several deputations Thursday called on Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma, here and discussed issues of public importance.Member Parliament, Shamsher Singh Manhas raised several developmental issues of Jammu city with the Advisor and called for their redressal...

21-Feb-2019 Jammu

Vijay Dhar meets Governor

Vijay Dhar, Member Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, met Governor Satya Pal Malik, Chairman of the Board at the Raj Bhavan here today.Sh. Dhar and Governor discussed a number of issues relating to the pilgrimage to the Holy Shrine of Mata Vaishno Devi and...

21-Feb-2019 Jammu

Srinagar, Jammu to be brought on Mass Rapid Transit, Metro map

The State Administrative Council (SAC) under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik approved the proposal for incorporation of two Corporations by the name "Jammu Mass Rapid Transit Corporation Private Limited" and "Srinagar Mass Rapid Transit Corporation...

21-Feb-2019 Jammu

SAC approves Srinagar Master Plan-2035

The State Administrative Council (SAC) under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik has approved Srinagar Master Plan-2035 along with the recommendations by the Committee constituted by Government for the scrutiny of objections and suggestions received...

21-Feb-2019 Jammu

People living along International Border to get reservation benefits

The State Administrative Council (SAC under the chairmanship of Governor, Satya Pal Malik has approved the draft amendments in the “Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Act-2014” for extending the benefits of reservation to persons residing in the areas along the...

21-Feb-2019 Pulwama

Dr Syed Abid Rashid Shah joins as DDC Pulwama

Dr Syed Abid Rashid Shah today joined as District Development Commissioner Pulwama.Immediately after assuming the charge, the District Development Commissioner held an introductory cum interactive meeting with the District and Sectoral level officers. The...

21-Feb-2019 Srinagar

Director Horticulture reviews implementation of key schemes

Director Horticulture Kashmir, Ajaz Ahmad Bhat, today convened a meeting here to review the progress of various central and state sponsored schemes being implemented by the Horticulture Department. Chief Horticulture Officers, District Horticulture Officers,...

20-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Saudi Arabian Business Delegation Calls on Suresh Prabhu

Union Minister of Commerce & Industry and Civil Aviation, Suresh Prabhu, met a Saudi business delegation in New Delhi today. The Saudi delegation was led by KamelS.Al-Munajjed, Chairman of Saudi Indian Business Council.During the discussions Commerce Minster...

20-Feb-2019 Jammu

Former CS, minister, President Dharmarth Trust B R Kundal joins NC

Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Wednesday announced its candidate for Lok Sabha from Jammu-Poonch constituency.The announcement was made by the party President Dr Farooq Abdullah soon after former Chief Secretary, ex-Congress minister and President...

20-Feb-2019 New Delhi

Hasty GST Council aimed to facilitate real estate : Manish Sisodia

 Delhi Finance Minister Manish Sisodia on Wednesday opposed what he called "rushing through" of important decisions in the GST Council meeting via video-conferencing, alleging the hasty meeting was aimed to facilitate the real estate and lottery lobbies.The...

20-Feb-2019 Chandigarh

Captain Amarinder Singh Lambasts Akalis For Eroding Dignity Of House

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday unleashed a scathing attack on the Badals for the complete destruction of all institutions of governance in the state, alleging that what was happening during their regime was not governance but ‘danda...

view more >>

 

 

 

Photo Gallery

 

 

Video Gallery