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  • Govt takes several initiatives for women’s safety

    December 18, 2019 3:06 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    The government has taken several initiatives for the safety of women. The Criminal Law was amended last year to prescribe more stringent penal provisions, including death penalty for rape of a girl below the age of 12 years. Completion of... View Article

  • India, US to hold 2 plus 2 ministerial dialogue in Washington today

    December 18, 2019 11:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    India and US will today hold 22 ministerial dialogue in Washington where two countries are likely to exchange views on regional and global issues. External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will lead the Indian side, while... View Article

  • Cold wave conditions intensify in Northern parts; Delhi records lowest maximum temperature in 22 years

    December 18, 2019 11:06 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Cold wave has further intensified in North India with National capital recording the lowest maximum temperature in 22 years. In Delhi, the maximum temperature settled 10 notches below the season’s average at 12.2 degrees Celsius yesterday. According to Met officials,... View Article

  • Home Minister Amit Shah rules out withdrawal of Citizenship Amendment Act

    December 18, 2019 11:04 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Home Minister Amit Shah has ruled out withdrawal of Citizenship Amendment Act amidst opposition by various political parties and groups. In an interview to a private TV channel, the Home Minister reiterated that there will not be any injustice to... View Article

  • Delhi police arrest 10 persons for violence during protest outside Jamia Millia Islamia

    December 17, 2019 5:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    Delhi police today arrested 10 persons for violence during protest outside Jamia Millia Islamia last Sunday. All the arrested have criminal background and none of them are students. A raid was conducted last night during which the arrests were made.

  • India successfully conducts developmental trial of land-attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile

    December 17, 2019 5:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

    India today successfully conducted a developmental trial of the land-attack version of BrahMos supersonic cruise missile from Chandipur Integrated Test Range, off Odisha coast. DRDO said, the test was conducted at 0830 hrs, met all flight parameters. It said, the... View Article

  • Manoj Mukund Naravane to be next Army Chief

    December 17, 2019 10:57 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Lt Gen Manoj Mukund Naravane will be the next Chief of Army Staff. He is currently serving as Vice Chief of the Army. Lt Gen Naravane will succeed Gen Bipin Rawat, who will retire on the 31st of this month.... View Article

  • India donates solar-powered lamps to Palestinian children

    December 17, 2019 10:57 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    India has donated solar powered study lamps to Palestinian elementary school children from a marginalised Bedouin community to spread the principles of self-sufficiency and raise awareness towards the adverse effects of climate change. The lamps were donated as part of... View Article

  • Center will not backtrack on promise of GST compensations, FM Nirmala Sitharaman

    December 17, 2019 10:56 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Union Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman has assured states that the Centre will not renege on the promise of GST compensations. Addressing the India Economic Conclave through video conferencing, Ms Sitharaman said, the delay in passing the money is due to... View Article

  • Citizenship Act stir: Violence, arson grip Delhi

    December 16, 2019 10:30 am Published by Leave your thoughts

    Situation in the national capital turned tense on Sunday evening when three Delhi Transport Corporation buses were torched in south Delhi, following which hundreds of police officers entered Jamia Millia Islamia University to “chase some outsiders who had indulged in... View Article

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