Retail inflation hits “historically low” level of 1.54 % in June

Retail inflation hit a “historically low” level of 1.54 per cent in June this year. Inflation had stood at 2.18 per cent in May this year, and at 5.77 per cent in June last year. Chief Economic Adviser Arvind Subramanian has said that the inflation rate of 1.54 per cent for June is historically low … Continue reading Retail inflation hits “historically low” level of 1.54 % in June

India’s industrial output slows to 1.7% in May

  Growth in the country’s industrial output slowed to 1.7 per cent in May this year, year-on-year. Industrial output had grown 8 per cent in May last year. According to data released by the Central Statistics Office, today, mining sector output contracted 0.9 per cent in May, while manufacturing sector output grew 1.2 per cent. … Continue reading India’s industrial output slows to 1.7% in May

Retirement age of doctors in paramilitary forces raised to 65 years

The retirement age of medical officers working in Central Armed Police Forces and Assam Rifles has been enhanced to 65 from 60 years. The decision was taken at a meeting of the Union cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in New Delhi today. An official release said, it will help in retention of officers … Continue reading Retirement age of doctors in paramilitary forces raised to 65 years

Security on high alert following attack on Amarnath pilgrims

AMN The entire security apparatus in Jammu and Kashmir have been put on the highest alert following terror attack on Amarnath pilgrims. Minister of State in PMO, Dr Jitendra Singh and MoS, Home, Hansraj Gangaram Ahir reviewed the security situation with Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti, Governor, Army Commander, Senior Officials of civil … Continue reading Security on high alert following attack on Amarnath pilgrims

राजस्थान में राजपूत हुए उग्र, आनंदपाल एनकाउण्टर की सीबीआई जांच की मांग

AMN /नागौर (राजस्थान): गैंगस्टर आनन्दपाल सिंह के एनकाउंटर में हुई मौत की सी बी आई जांच की मांग को लेकर सूबे के राजपूत उग्र हो गए हैं। आज सांवराद में हुई हुंकार रैली में राजपूत व रावणा राजपूत समाज के हजारों लोग उमड़ पड़े। और हालत बेक़ाबू हो गए रस्ते जाम कर दिए गए और … Continue reading राजस्थान में राजपूत हुए उग्र, आनंदपाल एनकाउण्टर की सीबीआई जांच की मांग

PM asks top officials to ensure all traders get registered under GST before Aug15

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Prime Minister Narendra Modi has urged all Chief Secretaries to work expeditiously towards ensuring that all traders register under the GST regime and this task is completed before 15th August. Mr Modi today chaired his twentieth interaction through PRAGATI – the ICT-based, multi-modal platform for Pro-Active governance and timely implementation. … Continue reading PM asks top officials to ensure all traders get registered under GST before Aug15

Pakistan violates ceasefire again in J&K, 2 soldiers killed

NEW DELHI / Two Indian soldiers were killed after Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Keran sector in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district today. The jawans were killed in the Pakistani firing, said media reports quoting the official. Earlier, the same official said that an Indian Army patrol party … Continue reading Pakistan violates ceasefire again in J&K, 2 soldiers killed

PM expresses anguish over flood situation in NE , assures all possible help

AMN Prime Minister Narendra Modi today expressed anguish at the flood situation in various parts of the Northeast saying Centre will assure all possible help. In a series of tweets, the Prime Minister said he has asked Minister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju to personally supervise the rescue, relief operations and facilitate all … Continue reading PM expresses anguish over flood situation in NE , assures all possible help

Petrol pump dealers defer protest against daily fuel price revision

Petrol pump dealers have deferred their no-purchase, no-sale agitation against daily revision in fuel prices till 1st of next month. All India Petroleum Dealers Association had called on its members not to buy any fuel from oil companies or sell any petrol and diesel to consumers from tomorrow. The President of the Association Ajay Bansal … Continue reading Petrol pump dealers defer protest against daily fuel price revision

Country can not progress with a narrow mindset : Meira Kumar

Opposition’s Presidential candidate Meira Kumar has said, the country can not progress with a narrow mindset based on communalism and casteism. Addressing media after her meeting with Chhattisgarh congress MLAs in Raipur on Wednesday, Mrs Kumar said, it is unfortunate that the elections for the highest office are being associated with casteism rather than ideology. … Continue reading Country can not progress with a narrow mindset : Meira Kumar