5 Closed Fertilizer Plants to be revived soon: Minister

Andalib Akhter / NEW DELHI Minister of State for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping and Chemicals & Fertilizers, Mansukh L. Mandaviya, today informed Rajya Sabha Rajya Sabha that five out of eight fertilizer public sector plants to be revived soon. In a written reply to a question on revival of closed fertilizer plants in Rajya … Continue reading 5 Closed Fertilizer Plants to be revived soon: Minister

BJP misusing money, muscle in RS polls: Congress

AMN Congress alleged that ruling BJP is misusing money, muscle and political powers to impact the Rajya sabha elections and also attempting to buy its MLA’s. This was alleged by Party’s National Spokesperson Mr. Randip Surjewala in a press conference at Ahmdabad on Friday evening. Addressing the media at party’s state headquarters, Mr. Surjewala said … Continue reading BJP misusing money, muscle in RS polls: Congress

CPIM nominates Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya as candidate for Rajya Sabha polls

The Communist party of India (Marxsist) (CPIM) has nominated acclaimed lawyer and former Mayor Mr. Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya as candidate for Rajya Sabha elections. Left front Chairman Biman Basu announced the decision at a press conference today. Congress yesterday nominate Dr. Mr. Pradip Bhattacharya for the same. This is a clear indication that the Left-Cong … Continue reading CPIM nominates Bikash Ranjan Bhattacharya as candidate for Rajya Sabha polls

Ghulam Nabi Azad, Sitaram Yechury meet Sharad Yadav in New Delhi

Senior Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad and CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury on Friday met JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav in New Delhi. The meeting came in the wake of JD(U) joining hands with BJP to form government in Bihar.There are reports that Mr Yadav is unhappy with the Bihar Chief minister Nitish Kumar’s move of … Continue reading Ghulam Nabi Azad, Sitaram Yechury meet Sharad Yadav in New Delhi

Jagan Mohan Reddy PMLA case: ED attaches Rs 148 cr assets

AMN Enforcement Directorate has attached assets of over 148 crore rupees in Andhra Pradesh in connection with its money laundering probe in cases related to YSR Congress leader Jagan Mohan Reddy and others. Official sources said, a provisional attachment order under the PMLA law has been issued. The ED began its probe against the politician … Continue reading Jagan Mohan Reddy PMLA case: ED attaches Rs 148 cr assets

Sri Lanka turn down PCB’s invitation to play T20 in Pakistan

The Sri Lankan cricket board has turned down an invitation from the Pakistan Cricket Board to send its team to Lahore to play two T20 matches at the start of its home series in October. Pakistan Cricket Board Chairman, Shaharyar Khan confirmed that after the suicide bomb attack in Lahore earlier this week, the Sri … Continue reading Sri Lanka turn down PCB’s invitation to play T20 in Pakistan

India take lead of 498 runs in Galle Test against Sri Lanka

In the first cricket test at Galle in Sri Lanka, India made 189 runs for three wickets in their second innings, at the end of third day’s play on Friday. Abhinav Mukund and Skipper Virat Kohli who had failed in the first innings on Friday played quietly. As the day’s play was nearing to an … Continue reading India take lead of 498 runs in Galle Test against Sri Lanka

PANAMA PAPERS VERDICT: PAKISTAN PM NAWAZ SHARIF RESIGNS

AMN / ISLAMABAD PAKISTAN Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has resigned from his post following the verdict of the Supreme Court. Earlier today Pakistan Supreme Court disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from holding public office. In a landmark judgment, a five Judge bench unanimously ruled to register a case against Sharif and ordered sending a reference … Continue reading PANAMA PAPERS VERDICT: PAKISTAN PM NAWAZ SHARIF RESIGNS

نواز شریف کو نااہل قرار دینے پر پاکستان میں ملا جلا ردعمل

انڈین آواز ویب ڈیسک پاکستان کی سپریم کورٹ کی طرف سے پاناما کیس میں وہاں کے وزیر اعظم نواز شریف کو نااہل قرار دینے کے فیصلے پر جہاں ملک کے سیاسی حلقے واضح طور پر منقسم نظر آ رہے ہیں، وہیں عام شہریوں کی رائے بھی اس فیصلے پر بٹی ہوئی ہے۔ایک طرف جہاں بعض … Continue reading نواز شریف کو نااہل قرار دینے پر پاکستان میں ملا جلا ردعمل

Govt fails to attract FDI in defence

H Siddiqui / New Delhi In the last two years since the Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) policy in the Defence sector was liberalised, the government’s expectations have been belied, with the actual inflow at just about Rs 1.12 crore ($ 0.1 million) during this period. The policy has been tweaked a couple of times, first … Continue reading Govt fails to attract FDI in defence