Govt brings Nuclear programme to North India: Dr Jitendra Singh

AMN/PIB Union Minister for Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh has said that Government has brought the country’s nuclear programme to North India in the recent years. He said that the programme was hitherto confined mostly to the southern and western parts of the country or to some extent in the central parts. During … Continue reading Govt brings Nuclear programme to North India: Dr Jitendra Singh

Maharashtra announces policy to attract $5 bn investment

AMN / Maharashtra government today announced a draft defense and aerospace manufacturing policy to attract investment of 5 billion dollars over a period of five years. The highlight of the policy is creation of a fund of 1000 crore rupees to support defense manufacturers, especially the medium and small manufacturing enterprises. Announcing the policy, Chief … Continue reading Maharashtra announces policy to attract $5 bn investment

Fake currency notes worth Rs 3.92 crore seized in Gujarat

TIA NEWS /Rajkot Fake currency notes with a face value of Rs 3.92 crore have been seized from a car belonging to a Rajkot-based financier lodged in jail.  According to police, the currency notes were suspected to be printed by Ketan Dave, who is presently in judicial custody on charges of cheating a scrap dealer. … Continue reading Fake currency notes worth Rs 3.92 crore seized in Gujarat

Alert across airports for UP minister Gayatri Prajapati

AMN / Airports across the country have been pun on alert to prevent rape accused Uttar Pradesh Minister Gayatri Prajapati from fleeing the country. Official sources said, Sashatra Seema Bal (SSB), guarding Uttar Pradesh’s border with Nepal, has also been alerted about the possibility of Prajapati leaving the country. Uttar Pradesh Police has registered an … Continue reading Alert across airports for UP minister Gayatri Prajapati

UP: 57% voter turnout in 6th phase; Manipur over 84% in 1st phase

AMN / Uttar Pradesh has recorded 57.03 percent voter turnout in the 6th phase of assembly polls till 5 PM today compared to 55.04 percent in 2012. Forty nine assembly constituencies spread over seven districts of the state went to polls in this phase today. The Districts are Maharajganj, Kushinagar, Gorakhpur, Deoria, Azamgarh, Mau and … Continue reading UP: 57% voter turnout in 6th phase; Manipur over 84% in 1st phase

GST Council approves final draft of GST laws

AMN / The GST Council today approved the final draft of Central GST and Integrated GST laws in its meeting headed by Finance Minister Arun Jaitley in New Delhi. Briefing media in New Delhi, Mr Jaitley said, the UT-GST and SGST laws will be approved in the next meeting on 16th of this month. The … Continue reading GST Council approves final draft of GST laws

India to supply additional 60 MW power to Bangladesh

India is going to supply additional 60 MW power from its ONGC-Tripura power plant to Bangladesh. Interacting with media last evening, Tripura Power Minister Manik Dey said, an agreement between the two sides is likely to be signed later this month. He said, Bangladesh had earlier sought additional 100 MW power from OTPC’s Palatana plant … Continue reading India to supply additional 60 MW power to Bangladesh

Dalai Lama’s visit to Arunachal will take place as scheduled: Rijiju

The week-long visit of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to Arunachal Pradesh next month will take place as scheduled, notwithstanding objections by China. Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju said that the Dalai Lama will be in the north eastern state from April 4 to 13. He said the Dalai Lama will … Continue reading Dalai Lama’s visit to Arunachal will take place as scheduled: Rijiju

Gandhian model best way to solve world problems: President

President Pranab Mukherjee has said that Gandhian model of decentralized, distributed and diversified innovation-based enterprises is perhaps the best way forward to solve the problems faced by the world today. Presenting National Biennial Awards for Grassroots Innovations and Outstanding Traditional Knowledge at Rashtrapati Bhavan today, Mr Mukherjee said, global economy continues to remain weak and … Continue reading Gandhian model best way to solve world problems: President

Congress demands FIR against PM Modi

Congress has demanded filing of FIRs against BJP leaders including Prime Minister Narendra Modi for conducting road show at Varanasi without necessary permission from Election authority. In its complaint, the party said, Mr Modi conducted road show from Banaras Hindu University for about 7 Kilometres covering three assembly constituencies. During his roadshow, the Prime Minister … Continue reading Congress demands FIR against PM Modi