Monthly Archives: February 2019

PM continued shooting for documentary after Pulwama attack, alleges Congress

Prime Minister Narendra Modi continued shooting for a film in the Corbett National Park for his “propaganda and publicity” till the evening of February 14 despite the Pulwama attack taking place in the afternoon that day, the Congress on Thursday alleged, citing reports in a section of the media There was no immediate reaction from the Prime Minister’s Office and ...

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No note, no way BCCI can block Pakistan from World Cup: official

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The Committee of Administrators (CoA) and the BCCI have not prepared any note seeking a ban on Pakistan at the upcoming World Cup and even if such a move is made, the International Cricket Council (ICC) is bound to reject it. The Pulwama terror attack, that claimed the lives of over 40 CRPF personnel, has escalated the diplomatic tensions between ...

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Higher reaches of Kashmir reach fresh snowfall

The higher reaches of Kashmir received fresh snowfall, while the plains were lashed with rains overnight, the MET Office said on Thursday. An official of the MET Department said the famous ski-resort of Gulmarg in north Kashmir recorded 29 cms of snow, while Kupwara received 11 cms of fresh snowfall during the night. Snow was also recorded in some areas ...

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US-China trade talks to resume in Washington

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The talks between the US and China to end a damaging trade war will resume from Tuesday in Washington, the White House has announced. The talks follow a round of negotiations that ended last week in Beijing without a deal but which officials said had generated progress on contentious issues between the two trading partners. The talks are aimed at ...

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Private doctors strike continues for 6th consecutive day

Against the implementation of the Clinical Establishment Act in the state, private doctors have closed down their Hospital Clinics and Pathology Centers for the sixth day all over Uttarakhand. Private doctor are on strike from February 15 on the call of IMA. On Wednesday, all the striking doctors gathered in the Golden Jubilee Auditorium of Rishikesh Municipal Corporation. Everyone there ...

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Cabinet approves setting up a new company under Department of Space

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The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval to the Setting up of a new company under Department of Space (DoS), to commercially exploit the research and development work carried out by Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO) Centers and constituent units of DOS. Salient features: The following areas/avenues provide opportunities for commercial exploitation of ISRO ...

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Kejriwal asks PM Modi to grant full statehood to Delhi

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Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal Wednesday appealed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi to grant full statehood status to Delhi, an issue that the ruling AAP is expected to raise in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls in an emphatic manner. The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) Tuesday said it will hold a door-to-door campaign to tell people how the BJP had ...

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Modi will need a lots of allies to return to power

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DAINIK NATION BUREAU Emerging markets guru Mark Mobius says Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not be able to return to power alone after the next general election, and the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will need a lot of alliance support to stay in power. In an exclusive interview with ETMarkets.com, Mobius said BJP will most likely miss out on the ...

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Single emergency number ‘112’ launched in Punjab

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Punjab on Tuesday launched emergency number ‘112’, a pan-India network of the single emergency helpline on which immediate assistance can be sought by people. The 112 helpline is an integration of police (100), fire (101) and women (1090) helpline numbers. The health helpline (108) will be integrated with it soon. Chief Minister Amarinder Singh launched the single emergency number that ...

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Pak PM speaks up on Pulwama terrorist attack

Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan issued a statement on the issue of terror attack on February 14 in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir. In his statement, he has indirectly warned Indiaby saying that “if we were attacked, then Pakistan would give an open answer.” Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said that the Government of India is accusing Pakistan without any evidence ...

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