Daily Archives: November 26, 2019

Train services resume fully in Kashmir Valley: Railways


Train services in the Srinagar-Banihal section of Kashmir Valley has resumed fully, more than three months after it was suspended due to security reasons, the railways said on Tuesday. A limited passenger service of two pairs of Trains between Srinagar-Baramulla was started between 10 am to 3 pm with effect from November 12. Later, two more pairs of train services ...

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Lok Sabha takes up bill to ban e-cigarettes


Cutting across party lines, members of the Lok Sabha on Tuesday supported the Bill to ban the production, import and sale of electronic cigarettes though the Congress questioned the government’s decision to adopt the ordinance route for the legislation. The Prohibition of Electronic Cigarettes (Production, Manufacture, Import, Export, Transport, Sale, Distribution, Storage and Advertisement) Bill, 2019, seeks to replace an ...

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GES 2019 to showcase India’s service sector

Union Minister of Commerce and Industry & Railways, Piyush Goyal will inaugurate the Global Exhibition on Services (GES) 2019 this evening in Bengaluru, Karnataka. Chief Minister of Karnataka, B. S. Yediyurappa, will be present during the inaugural function. This is the 5th edition of GES and is an attempt towards escalating the Indian services bar in the global arena by ...

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Sena-NCP-Cong combine forces to topple Fadnavis government in 80 hours


Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis resigned on Tuesday, barely 80 hours after taking oath for the second time, the move necessitated by his deputy Ajit Pawar’s resignation citing “personal reasons”. Fadnavis was sworn in on November 23 in an early morning hush hush ceremony, with the support of Ajit Pawar, who then headed the 54-member NCP legislature party. The NCP ...

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IMA POP on December 7


The passing out parade (POP) at the Indian Military Academy (IMA) will be held on December 7. As a reviewing officer, this may include Defense Minister Rajnath Singh. Programs will begin on November 29. The preparations for the Passing Out Parade held every six months at the IMA have begunin full flow. The academy administration is busy finalizing preparations for ...

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