Daily Archives: June 12, 2018

Kejriwal’s protest at LG house continues for over 24 hours


Arvind Kejriwal and three Delhi ministers were seen sitting in couches and working their phones in photos tweeted on Tuesday morning, after they spent the night at the Lieutenant Governor’s Raj Niwas in protest. One of the ministers, Satyendra Jain, has launched an indefinite fast. The chief minister, his deputy Manish Sisodia, Gopal Rai and Satyendra Jain had gone to ...

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Vajpayee’s condition stable: AIIMS

The condition of former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who was admitted to AIIMS here with urinary tract infection, lower respiratory tract infection and kidney issues, was stable today, the hospital said. The 93-year-old leader was admitted to the hospital yesterday. In a statement, the AIIMS said, “His condition is stable. He is responding to treatment and is on injectable ...

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Ten new Swachh Iconic Places launched under Swachh Bharat Mission


Ten new iconic sites, namely, RaghavendraSwamy Temple (Kurnool, Andhra Pradesh); Hazardwari Palace (Murshidabad, West Bengal); Brahma Sarovar Temple (Kurukshetra, Haryana); VidurKuti (Bijnor, Uttar Pradesh); Mana village (Chamoli, Uttarakhand); Pangong Lake (Leh-Ladakh, J&K); Nagvasuki Temple (Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh); ImaKeithal/market (Imphal, Manipur); Sabarimala Temple (Kerala); and Kanvashram (Uttarakhand) have been taken up under Phase III of the flagship project Swachh Iconic Places ...

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Trump, Kim sign ‘comprehensive document’ after historic summit

Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un signed a “very comprehensive” document after their historic summit today, with the US president saying that the process of denuclearisation on the Korean peninsula will begin “very soon” and the North Korean leader promising to leave the past behind. The two leaders had a one-on-one meeting, with translators only, followed by an expanded meeting including ...

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Driving license to be linked with Aadhar

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Union IT and Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad has said that the government was contemplating linking driving licences with Aadhaar cards to end forgery of driving licences. “Talks are on with Union Minister for Surface Transport Nitin Gadkari to link driving licences with Aadhaar cards. It will help in nabbing rash drivers who even after an incident ...

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Defamation case files against Rahul Gandhi

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Congress President Rahul Gandhi will face trial in a defamation case filed against him by a Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) worker after a magistrate court here today framed charges against him. Gandhi pleaded not guilty in the case. The 47-year-old Congress leader arrived at the magistrate’s court in Bhiwandi at 11.05 am amid heavy security cover and ...

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IAF seeks land for firing range

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The central command of Indian Air Force has requested the state government to grant permission for a firing range near Munisiyari. The range will be used for target practice from air to land. The air force officials thanked the Chief Minister Mr. Trivendra Singh Rawat for his support to re-activate air strips at Dharasu, Gauchar and Pithoragarh. ...

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‘Anyone Can Make War, Most Courageous Can Make Peace; Trump

DAINIK NATION BUREAU North Korea’s Kim Jong Un met US President Donald Trump this morning in Singapore in a historic summit that marked the first meeting between a US President and North Korean leader. Donald Trump earlier labelled the highly anticipated talks as a “one-time shot” at peace. The meeting marks a dramatic shift in relations between the two nuclear ...

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