Important, Nation, News
December 23, 2017
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Peace Talks When Pak Stops Supporting Terror in JK: Rawat

JAIPUR: Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said peace talks with Pakistan can take place only when it stops supporting terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir. Given its actions, it doesn’t appear that Pakistan really wants peace, the Army chief added. He was in the Thar desert in the western sector to witness the ‘Hamesha Vijayee’ […]

Important, Nation, News
December 23, 2017
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Aadhaar Required for Availing Food Under Nutrition Mission

NEW DELHI: Aadhaar registration is required for children availing food under the centrally-sponsored National Nutrition Mission, the Lok Sabha was informed. Union Minister of State for Women and Child Development Virendra Kumar said the use of Aadhaar as identity document for delivery of services or benefits or subsidies simplifies the government delivery processes. He said […]

Nation, News
December 22, 2017
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Ockhi: MPs in LS Call for Stronger Coordination, Probe

NEW DELHI: Cutting across party lines, members in the Lok Sabha today sought stronger coordination between various agencies to deal with cyclones and other natural disasters, with some of them alleging that the advance warning for cyclone Ockhi was given to Kerala very late. Congress and Left members, especially from Kerala which bore the brunt, […]

Important, Nation, News, Political News
December 22, 2017
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2G Cases: Raja, Kanimozhi, all Others Acquitted

NEW DELHI: Former telecom minister and DMK leader A Raja, Rajya Sabha MP Kanimozhi and others were today acquitted in the politically-sensitive 2G spectrum allocation cases by a special court which held that the prosecution miserably failed to prove the scam involving corruption and money laundering. The court, which held there was no scam in […]

Important, Nation, News, Political News
December 22, 2017
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BJP May Pick an MLA as New Himachal CM

NEW DELHI/SHIMLA: The BJP, which returned to power in Himachal Pradesh with a thumping majority, may pick one of its MLAs as the state’s new chief minister, with five- time MLA Jairam Thakur being seen as a frontrunner, according to indications today. Union ministers Nirmala Sitharaman and Narendra Singh Tomar, who are BJP’s central observers, […]

Kerala, Nation, News
December 20, 2017
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Modi Visits Ockhi Affected Areas in Kerala, TN, Lakshadweep

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi reached out to the people of cyclone Ockhi-hit areas of Lakshadweep, Tamil Nadu and Kerala and assured them all possible help from the Centre to rebuild their lives and trace those missing. Modi said search operations to trace the missing fishermen in Kerala and Tamil Nadu would continue and expressed […]