HRD Ministry to bring ‘graded regulatory mechanism’ in UGC: Javadekar

TIA NEWS / NEW DELHI The Union Human Resources Development Minister Prakash Javadekar today hinted that his Ministry will bring in a ‘ graded regulatory mechanism’ as part of key reforms in the University Grants Commission, UGC to usher in greater transparency, freedom and autonomy. Briefing media in New Delhi today, Javadekar said that thrust … Continue reading HRD Ministry to bring ‘graded regulatory mechanism’ in UGC: Javadekar

Sasikala to be next Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu

AMN / CHENNAI The ruling AIADMK General Secretary VK Sasikala has been unanimously elected  as the legislature party leader, paving way for her to take over as the chief minister of Tamil Nadu. She would be the third woman chief minister of the southern state after late Janaki Ramachandran and J.Jayalalithaa. Sasikala was unanimously elected by … Continue reading Sasikala to be next Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu

Money seized in demonetisation to be used for youths: PM at UP polls rally

TIA NEWS FOLLOW US ON TWITTER BJP leader and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that​ ​the people of Uttar Pradesh want change and asked the people to rid the state of SCAM – S for Samajwadi (party), C for Congress, A for Akhilesh (Yadav) and M for Mayawati​. ​Addressing a poll rally in Aligarh … Continue reading Money seized in demonetisation to be used for youths: PM at UP polls rally

Boult, Taylor take Kiwis to series victory over Australia

A six-wicket haul for Trent Boult and a Ross Taylor century carried New Zealand to a 24-run victory over Australia in the third one-day international today to win the series 2-nil. With this win, New Zealand reclaim the Chappell-Hadlee Trophy while Australia lost their outright hold on the world number one ODI ranking. They slipped … Continue reading Boult, Taylor take Kiwis to series victory over Australia

Indian boys win team gold in Asian Junior Squash

Top seed India defeated Malaysia 2-0 to win the gold medal in the boy’s team event at the Asian Junior Squash championship in Hong Kong today. India’s no.1 player Velavan Senthilkumar first defeated second seed Malaysia’s Ong Sai Hun in quick time. Then Abhay Singh prevailed over Darren Rahul in hard-fought five games to lift … Continue reading Indian boys win team gold in Asian Junior Squash

Davis Cup: Ramkumar, Yuki power India to 4-1 win over New Zealand

A lanky Ramkumar Ramanathan was fluent in his win over Finn Tearney while Yuki Bhambri struggled past Jose Statham as India completed an emphatic 4-1 victory over New Zealand in the Davis Cup Asia/Oceania Group I tie, in Pune today. Ramkumar sealed the tie for the hosts by thumping Tearney 7-5, 6-1, 6-0 in two … Continue reading Davis Cup: Ramkumar, Yuki power India to 4-1 win over New Zealand

J&K: BSF apprehends Pak National crossed over to Indian territory

BSF has apprehended a Pakistani National who crossed over to Indian territory from across the border in Samba sector in Jammu and Kashmir, yesterday. Defence sources said that BSF troops on duty observed suspicious movement in Basantar river area and challenged the suspect and apprehended him. The 26 years old Pak National has been identified … Continue reading J&K: BSF apprehends Pak National crossed over to Indian territory

Congress releases manifesto for Uttarakhand election

The congress party in Uttarakhand, has released its election manifesto for ensuing state assembly election. Releasing the manifesto in in capital Dehradun today, senior Congress leader and Chief Minister Harish Rawat and Party’s National General Secretary Ambika Soni claimed that the present government in Uttarakhand has ensured all round development of the state. Meanwhile, Senior … Continue reading Congress releases manifesto for Uttarakhand election

Malegaon blast accused granted permission to contest UP polls

A special NIA court granted permission to the 2008 Malegaon blast accused Retired Major Ramesh Upadhyay to contest the Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections and visit the state. Special public prosecutor Avinash Rasal yesterday said, the court has granted permission to Ramesh Upadhyay to go to Uttar Pradesh for three weeks. However, the court has imposed … Continue reading Malegaon blast accused granted permission to contest UP polls

Trump vows to restore travel ban suspended by federal judge

US President Donald Trump has vowed to overturn a legal ruling by a federal judge in Seattle, who suspended his ban on travellers from seven mainly Muslim states. Mr Trump said on his private Twitter account that the opinion of the Judge, which essentially takes law-enforcement away from the US, is ridiculous and will be … Continue reading Trump vows to restore travel ban suspended by federal judge