Friday, 24 January 2020

Categories for National

  • SC asks Parliament to review powers of Lok Sabha Speakers, Assemblies to disqualify members

    January 22, 2020 10:32 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    In a path breaking ruling, the Supreme Court on Tuesday said, the time has come when Parliament should have a rethink on whether disqualification petitions ought to be entrusted to a Speaker as a quasi-judicial authority when such Speaker continues... View Article

  • Procurement of defence equipment worth over Rs 5,000 cr approved to promote indigenisation

    January 22, 2020 10:31 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Defence Acquisition Council, DAC has approved procurement of equipment worth over five thousand 100 crore rupees from indigenous sources to promote indigenization. They include sophisticated Electronic Warfare Systems for the Army designed by Defence Research and Development Organization, DRDO and... View Article

  • Scrutiny of nomination papers for Delhi Polls to be held today

    January 22, 2020 10:28 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Political activities have gained momentum in the National Capital with the end of filing of nominations for upcoming Delhi Assembly Elections. As per the Chief Electoral Officer of Delhi, total 1,029 candidates including 842 men and 187 women filed the... View Article

  • ICCR working on making India global hub of education, says Dr Vinay Sahasrabuddhe

    January 21, 2020 5:19 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR), a cultural arm of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which is promoting Indian culture and education abroad for more than 60 years, is organizing a national conference ‘’Destination India” in Pune on 28 and... View Article

  • Those rejected by people spreading confusion, lies for their vested interests, says PM Modi

    January 21, 2020 11:16 am Published by Leave your thoughts

      Prime Minister Narendra Modi has hit out at Opposition parties saying that those rejected by the people are spreading confusion and lies for their vested interests. Without naming any party,  Mr Modi asserted that despite attempts by the Opposition... View Article

  • Breaking news syndrome undermines fundamental principle of restraint and responsibility in journalism: President Kovind

    January 21, 2020 11:12 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    President Ram Nath Kovind has said that fake news has emerged as new menace whose purveyors proclaim themselves as journalists and taint the noble profession. Speaking at the Ramnath Goenka Excellence in Journalism Awards in New Delhi yesterday, he said,... View Article

  • Congress leader Shamsher Singh Surjewala passes away

    January 20, 2020 4:39 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Veteran Congress leader Shamsher Singh Surjewala has passed away today following prolonged illness. He was 87. Surjewala, father of party leader Randeep Surjewala, breathed his last at the AIIMS hospital in Delhi. Shamsher Surjewala remained a five-time MLA and one-time... View Article

  • Every failure is a learning and a setback could mean the best is yet to come: PM Modi

    January 20, 2020 4:37 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has emphasized that good marks in examinations are not everything and students should come out of this MINDSET. He said, education is just a way to learn new things and there is a need to learn... View Article

  • JP Nadda elected unopposed as national president of BJP

    January 20, 2020 4:37 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    BJP Working President J P Nadda was elected unopposed as the National President of Bharatiya Janata Party today. Party’s election in charge of organisation, Radha Mohan Singh gave him the certificate of his election on the occasion. Earlier today, the... View Article

  • Nominations for election to post of BJP President to be filed today

    January 20, 2020 11:46 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    The nominations for the election to the post of BJP National President will be filed today. The polling, if required, will take place the next day. Senior BJP leader and Incharge of the party organizational election process, Radha Mohan Singh... View Article