BJP leader N Biren Singh sworn in as CM of Manipur

AMN N Biren Singh was sworn-in as the Chief Minister of the first BJP-led government in Manipur today. Governor Najma Heptulla administered the oath of office and secrecy to Mr Singh at Raj Bhavan in state capital, Imphal. Y Joykumar of the National People’s Party (NPP) was sworn-in as the Deputy Chief Minister. Seven Ministers … Continue reading BJP leader N Biren Singh sworn in as CM of Manipur

Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket $ 49.72/bbl on March 14

The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 49.72 per barrel (bbl) on 14.03.2017. This was lower than the price of US$ 50.09 per bbl on previous publishing day of 13.03.2017. In rupee terms, the … Continue reading Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket $ 49.72/bbl on March 14

Newspapers Scan- March- 15

Newspapers Scan- March- 15 Newspapers have also prominently covered the spectacular rise of share markets following BJPs victory in recent Assembly Polls. The Economic Times says, “Nifty buys into UP verdict, hits High on reform hopes.” Adds further saying rupee re-surges to 16-month high of 65.82 against the Dollar as overseas investors turn bullish. Manohar … Continue reading Newspapers Scan- March- 15

European court rules employers can ban women from wearing religious symbols

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that companies can ban employees at work place from wearing religious or political symbols such as Islamic headscarf. BBC reports that the European top court confirmed such a policy must therefore also ban other religious insignia such as crucifixes, skullcaps and turbans. However, the court said that … Continue reading European court rules employers can ban women from wearing religious symbols

IRAQ: 90% of Mosul retaken from Daesh

The Chief of Iraq’s Federal Police force announced that 90 percent of central Mosul’s Old City had been retaken by security forces, signaling the reclamation of a highly-desired area in the fight against IS. According to a yesterday statement by Lt. General Shaker Jawdat, Iraqi forces recaptured the neighborhoods of Bab al-Bid and Bab al-Jadid. … Continue reading IRAQ: 90% of Mosul retaken from Daesh

Trump Paid $38 Million Tax on $150 Million Income

US President Donald Trump paid 38 million dollars tax on more than 150 million dollars income in 2005, a leaked tax return reveals. Two pages of the tax return were revealed by US TV network MSNBC, triggering an angry response from the White House. It said publishing the tax return was illegal. Mr Trump refused … Continue reading Trump Paid $38 Million Tax on $150 Million Income

Odisha Police launch probe into missing of 27 tourists in Saudi Arabia

TIANEWS The Odisha state crime branch and the intelligence wing have started an investigation into the whereabouts of 27 tourists, who have gone missing in Saudi Arabia. All the tourists had allegedly obtained passports from the Bhubaneswar regional passport office in Odisha. Sources said the Odisha CID, Crime Branch and Intelligence wing have sought information … Continue reading Odisha Police launch probe into missing of 27 tourists in Saudi Arabia