Delhi Chief Secretary row: AAP MLA Prakash Jarwal arrested

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 01:22

New Delhi, Feb 21 Aam Aadmi Party MLA Prakash Jarwal was arrested by police on Tuesday night in connection with an alleged assault on Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs, an AAP leader said.


Meghalaya government failed to take up issue on coal ban: NPP

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 00:20

Mawshynrut (Meghalaya), Feb 21 (IANS) Meghalaya's opposition National People's Party (NPP) on Tuesday accused the Mukul Sangma government for failing to take up the issue of coal mining with the Central government post the National Green Tribunal ban.


Delhi bureaucrats not to meet CM, ministers till Kejriwal apologises

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 23:56

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) Bureaucrats would not meet or talk over phone to Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, his ministers or MLAs till Kejriwal accepts and apologises for an alleged assault on Chief Secretary Anshu Prakash by two AAP MLAs, the IAS Association said here on Tuesday.


Community child welfare centre launched in Kolkata's Metiabruz

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 23:48

Kolkata, Feb 20 (IANS) A community child welfare centre was launched in western Kolkata's Metiabruz by the Baptist Missionary Society in collaboration with International Justice Mission to mark the World Social Justice Day on Tuesday.


Nirav Modi's letter smacks of arrogance, what will government do, asks Congress

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 23:30

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Congress on Tuesday said the purported letter written by jeweller Nirav Modi, who is allegedly involved in Rs 11,300 crore PNB scam, smacks of arrogance and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley that if the letter is authentic, what action would be taken against him.


Congress to talk to others on raising PNB fraud in Parliament

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 23:08

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Congress on Tuesday said that it would talk to other parties on raising the Rs 11,300-crore PNB fraud and the Rotomac fraud issue in the second leg of Parliament's Budget Session to seek answers from the government on the credibility of banking sector.


India against Maldives emergency extension

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:34

New Delhi, Feb 20 (IANS) The Maldives Parliament on Tuesday extended the ongoing state of emergency by another month even as India said that it expected that the emergency in the Indian Ocean archipelago nation will not be extended.


Arunachal Pradesh celebrates 32nd Statehood Day

Tue, 02/20/2018 - 22:30

Itanagar, Feb 20 (IANS) A new chapter of transformation is being written in Arunachal Pradesh and it is on the path of rapid development, said Governor Brig (Dr) B.D. Mishra (Retd.) on Tuesday, as the state celebrated its 32nd Statehood Day.