Monthly Archives: January 2019

Air India offers affordable ticket


DAINIK NATION BUREAU National carrier Air India has offered air tickets at very affordable all-inclusive rates on its domestic and international sectors in the economy class as its tribute to the nation on the occasion of Republic Day, an airline spokesman said on Friday. The tickets with these special fares will be on sale for three days starting from January ...

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State to build more bridges in coming days

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat said that their government is putting more emphasis on building bridges so that people can travel from one place to other place easily. Their government has approved 155 bridges and remaining 20 bridges to be sanctioned shortly. He disclosed these figure while interacting with media person at his camp office on ...

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SC refuses to stay amendments to SC/ST Act

The Supreme Court Thursday refused to stay the proposed amendments to the SC/ST (Prevention of Atrocities) Act which restored the no anticipatory bail provision for the accused. A bench headed by Justice A K Sikri said the pending review petition filed by the Centre against the apex court’s March 20, 2018 verdict and the pleas challenging the new amendments made ...

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Jammu-Srinagar NH closed for fifth day due to snow & ice


The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway remained closed for the fifth day on Friday as fresh snowfall hampered efforts of authorities to clear the road for vehicular movement. The arterial road was closed on Tuesday after a snow avalanche had blocked both tubes of the Jawahar Tunnel on Qazigund side. The official said intermittent snowfall was hampering road clearance operations. “The Jammu-Srinagar ...

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SC agrees to examine Centre’s decision on economic quota for Gen category

The Supreme Court Friday decided to examine the Centre’s decision to grant 10 percent reservation in jobs and education to poor candidates belonging to general category. A bench comprising Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice Sanjiv Khanna issued notice to the central government on various petitions challenging the validity of the Constitution (103 Amendment) Act, 2019, which paved the way ...

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Rafael Nadal storms into finals of Australian Open


Rafael Nadal has stormed into the finals of the Australian Open 2019. The southpaw has looked formidable in this year’s Australian Open and took out Federer’s conqueror Stefano Tsitsipas in straight sets in the semi-final. The Mallorca native has been ruthless this season and is yet to drop a set in the tournament. Tsittsipas was defeated 6-2,6-4-6-0 in the semi ...

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Government to launch Technology Mission Centre in Chennai


Union Minister for Science & Technology, Earth Sciences and Environment, Forests & Climate Change, Dr. Harsh Vardhan will be launching three important centre’s set up by Department of Science and Technology (DST), nucleated at Indian Institute of Technology, Madras (IITM) on 25th January 2019 at IIT Madras in Chennai. The first of these is the establishment of DST –IITM Solar ...

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Rajbhwan opens their gate for common man

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Rajbhwan has opened their gate for common man. Now common man, especially who wish to see Rajbhawan’s decoration which is being illuminated on the occasion of national festival like Republic day and Independence day, can enjoy the decoration between 6.30 pm to 7.30 pm between January 25 adn 26 too. This was disclosed by  RK Sudhanshu, Secretary ...

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Maurya extends her greetings to the people

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Governor Baby Rani Maurya extended her greetings to the citizens of State on the National Voters’ Day. In her message Governor said that democracy must be strengthened for the progress and development of the Nation. Voters are foundation of the democracy. This year theme of the National Voters’day is “  No Voter to be Left Behind.  Governor ...

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CBI registers FIR in ICICI Bank-Videocon loan case


The CBI has registered an FIR in connection with alleged irregularities in the Rs 3,250 crore ICICI Bank-Videocon loan case and is carrying out searches Thursday at the group headquarters in Mumbai and offices in Aurangabad, officials said. The search operation started Thursday morning and also covered offices of Nupower, a company operated by ICICI Bank’s former CEO Chanda Kochhar’s ...

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