Daily Archives: February 5, 2019

Uri-The surgical strike marches towards the 200 crore club


Based on the 2016 Uri attack, the film, which has already crossed the 100-crore mark, is marching towards the 200-crore target quite effortlessly. According to trade expert Taran Adarsh, “Uri…” has worked for multiple reasons. He said: “the choice of story as well as storytelling deserve full marks. The surgical attack and how it was executed is brilliantly depicted. Secondly, ...

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HIV Awareness in India


The Government implements 360 degree multimedia campaigns along with mass media supported by outdoor media such as hoardings, bus panels, information kiosks, folk performances and exhibition vans to create awareness on HIV/AIDS and promoting services/facilities across the country. At the inter-personal level, training and sensitization programmes for Self-Help Groups, Anganwadi workers, ASHA, members of Panchayati Raj Institutions and other key ...

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Market ends higher due to RBI policy review

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Benchmark equity indices ended marginally higher after a choppy session Tuesday, with investors largely remaining on the sidelines as the RBI’s monetary policy review meeting got underway. Lack of cues from overseas markets also affected the momentum, traders said. After a subdued opening, the 30-share Sensex ended 34.07 points, or 0.09 per cent, higher at 36,616.81. Similarly, ...

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Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch, targets army camp with rocket launchers


Pakistani troops Tuesday violated ceasefire in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir by firing two rounds of rocket launchers towards an Army camp along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Krishna Ghati sector, an army officer said. Indian troops did not retaliate to the “deliberate provocation” to avoid civilian casualties across the border, said the officer, asking not to ...

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In 2 years, income tax payers to start getting refunds within 24 hours

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The revenue department will put in place within two years a mechanism to ensure that all returns are processed within 24 hours and refunds issued simultaneously, an official said. The government has already sanctioned Rs 4,200 crore last month for upgradation of information technology infrastructure of Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) for processing returns, refunds, faceless scrutiny and verification. ...

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Def Min visits Siddharth Negi’s house posthumously

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitaraman visited to the house of Squadron Leader  Siddharth Negi, who lost his life when his flight mirage 2000 met an accident on February 1, here in Dehradun on Tuesday. Ironically Negi had completed his 30 years and family had wished him for long life on the occasion of his birthday. Talking to ...

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SC direction is our moral victory

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DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Supreme Court’s direction that no coercive steps, including arrest of Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar, will take place during the course of investigation is “our moral victory”, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said Tuesday. The Supreme Court Tuesday directed Kumar to make himself available before the CBI and “faithfully” cooperate with the agency in investigation ...

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