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ULFA involved in yesterday’s blast in Dibrugarh: CM Gogoi

Monday, November 24th, 2014
ULFA involved in yesterday’s blast in Dibrugarh: CM Gogoi  New Delhi, Nov 25 : Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Monday said that banned outfit ULFA was involved in yesterday’s blast in Dibrugarh. Talking to news persons in Guwahati, Gogoi said that ULFA triggered the blast at the behest of anti-national forces. He condemned the killing of innocent people by the ...

PM leaves for Nepal tomorrow to attend SAARC summit

Monday, November 24th, 2014
PM leaves for Nepal tomorrow to attend SAARC summitNew Delhi, Nov 25 : The Prime Minister is leaving for Kathamandu on Tuesday afternoon to attend the 18th South Asian Association of Regional Countries, SAARC, Summit on 26th and 27th. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's delegation consists of the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, National Security Advisor Ajit Doval and Foreign ...

Air Marshal Arup Raha to visit Indonesia

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
Air Marshal Arup Raha to visit Indonesia New Delhi, Nov 23 : Air Force chief Arup Raha will be on a four-day visit to Indonesia from Sunday to consolidate bilateral military to military ties. During the visit, Air Marshal Raha will meet Air Chief Marshal Bagus Putu Dunia, Chief of Staff Indonesian Air Force at the Air Headquarters ...

BSF, Bangladesh hold discussions on border issues

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
BSF, Bangladesh hold discussions on border issues New Delhi, Nov 23 : BSF has asked its counterparts in Bangladesh to take action against hideouts of Indian insurgent groups and urged for Bangladesh's approval for construction of single row fence within 150 yards at the border to prevent trans-border crimes, an official said in Shillong on Friday. BSF chiefs ...

Modi invokes Vajpayee’s ‘dream’, promises development in J&K

Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
Modi invokes Vajpayee's 'dream', promises development in J&K New Delhi, Nov 23 : Prime MinisterNarendra Modi on Saturday invoked Atal Bihari Vajpayee's "dream" of "democracy, humanity and Kashmiriyat" and asked the youth in Kashmir to turn over a new leaf. "...whatever has happened in the past has happened. Now is the time to take decisions for the new generation," ...

Modi asks Naxals to abjure violence

Saturday, November 22nd, 2014
Modi asks Naxals to abjure violence New Delhi , Nov 22 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked Naxals to drop guns and participate in nation-building, stressing that violence has no place in the country of Gautam Buddha and Mahatma Gandhi. "There is no place for violence, which does no good to anyone. I appeal to ...

Govt approves new Rs 43,033-cr rural electrification scheme

Friday, November 21st, 2014
Govt approves new Rs 43,033-cr rural electrification scheme New Delhi , Nov 21 : Government on Thursday approved Rs 43,033-crore rural electrification scheme Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana. The scheme will replace the existing Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidyutikaran Yojana (RGGVY). "Cabinet today approved the launch of Deendayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY) with components to separate agriculture and non-agriculture feeders ...

India’s Mangalyaan among best inventions of 2014

Friday, November 21st, 2014
India's Mangalyaan among best inventions of 2014New Delhi , Nov 21 : Mangalyaan has been named among the best inventions of 2014 by Time magazine which described it as a technological feat that will allow India to flex its "interplanetary muscles." "Nobody gets Mars right on the first try. The US didn't, Russia didn't, the Europeans ...

Court asks CBI to further probe a coal scam case

Thursday, November 20th, 2014
Court asks CBI to further probe a coal scam case New Delhi , Nov 20 : A Special Court in New Delhi on Thursday directed the CBI to further investigate an alleged scam in coal block allocation, involving Rajya Sabha MP Vijay Darda and others, in which the agency had filed a closure report. Special CBI Judge Bharat Parashar asked the ...

HRD planning ‘Think in India’ drive to up innovation: Irani

Thursday, November 20th, 2014
HRD planning 'Think in India' drive to up innovation: Irani New Delhi , Nov 20 : In line with Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 'Make in India' campaign, the HRD ministry is planning to come up with a 'Think in India' drive to encourage students and researchers to come up with innovations and new ideas and to keep the talent back ...
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