Kejriwal demands postponment of MCD elections

AMN AAP convener and Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal has demanded that the municipal election in Delhi should be postponed so that it can be held using ballot papers. He once again claimed that EVMs can be tampered with in the polls demanding use of ballot paper in the election. Briefing reporters in New Delhi … Continue reading Kejriwal demands postponment of MCD elections

J&K: 1 CRPF jawan killed & 5 injured in Sempora

TIA NEWS / One CRPF jawan was killed and five others were injured after terrorists attacked their convoy near Sempora area of Panthachowk in Srinagar outskirts today. Two civilians were also injured in the firing. PRO CRPF Rajesh Yadav told media that the terrorists attacked a convoy carrying additional companies of CRPF personnel that have … Continue reading J&K: 1 CRPF jawan killed & 5 injured in Sempora

NIRF 2017: HRD Ministry announce national ranking of institutions

AMN Indian Institute of Science, Bagalore and Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) topped the list of central varsities, while Indian Institute of Management Ahmadabad topped in management catagory and Jamia Hamdard in Pharmacy catagory in India Rankings 2017 of National Institutional Ranking Framework- NIRF. Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar today released the India Rankings 2017 … Continue reading NIRF 2017: HRD Ministry announce national ranking of institutions

US: Mom, daughter dead after mobile home flips off foundation in severe weather

WEB DESK Strong winds flipped a mobile home off its foundation in Louisiana in the United States,, killing a mother and her 3-year-old daughter as a storm system with hurricane-force winds crawled across the Deep South, damaging homes and businesses. Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards put the entire state on “high alert” and warned residents … Continue reading US: Mom, daughter dead after mobile home flips off foundation in severe weather

US ready to act alone agaisnt North Korea if China won’t help: Trump

US President Donald Trump has said that the United States is prepared to act alone if China does not take a tougher stand against North Korea’s nuclear program. In an interview with the Financial Times, US President said he will discuss the growing threat from Kim Jong Un’s nuclear programme with Chinese President Xi Jinping … Continue reading US ready to act alone agaisnt North Korea if China won’t help: Trump

UK to send military trainers to Jordan to fight against IS

Britain has said, it will send military trainers to Jordan to help the country’s air force in the fight against the Islamic State terror group. Ahead of her visit to Jordan and Saudi Arabia, Prime Minister Teresa May said, her focus will be on strengthening security and trade ties. She said, Jordan is on the … Continue reading UK to send military trainers to Jordan to fight against IS

South Korea, Japan, US hold drill against North Korea

South Korea, Japan and the United States are holding a three-day joint naval exercise from today. South Korea’s Defence Ministry said, the exercise is aimed at ensuring effective response to the North Korea’s submarine threats, including the submarine-launched ballistic missiles and to demonstrate the three countries’ strong determination. The drills, involving more than 800 troops, … Continue reading South Korea, Japan, US hold drill against North Korea

Money laundering case: ED attaches Virbhadhra farmhouse

WEB DESK The Enforcement Directorate, ED, has attached a farmhouse worth 27 crore rupees in connection with money laundering probe against Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh and others. According to reports agency issued a provisional order attaching the farmhouse located in south Delhi’s Mehrauli area under the provisions of the Prevention of Money Laundering … Continue reading Money laundering case: ED attaches Virbhadhra farmhouse

We are investigating Chidambaram’s role in Aircel-Maxis case: CBI tells SC

TIA NEWS CBI today told the Supreme Court that it is investigating former Congress Finance Minister P Chidambaram for the clearance he gave to Malaysian firm Maxis to buy 100 percent of Aircel. CBI also said, it had made this known to BJP leader Subramanian Swamy when he asked about the issue. The BJP MP … Continue reading We are investigating Chidambaram’s role in Aircel-Maxis case: CBI tells SC

Global Crude price of Indian Basket was $ 51.28/bbl on March 31

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$ 51.28 per barrel (bbl) on 31.03.2017. This was lower than the price of US$ 51.36 per bbl on previous publishing day of 30.03.2017. In rupee terms, the … Continue reading Global Crude price of Indian Basket was $ 51.28/bbl on March 31