Opposition accuses govt of creating fear among MLAs from Gujarat before RS Polls

BISHESHWAR MISHRA  / NEW DELHI Opposition Congress forced repeated adjournments of the Rajya Sabha in its pre-lunch session today accusing the government of conducting raids by Income Tax authorities on their party MLAs from Gujarat, who are staying in a resort in Bengaluru. As soon as the House met for the day, Leader of Opposition … Continue reading Opposition accuses govt of creating fear among MLAs from Gujarat before RS Polls

RBI cuts repo rate by 25 bps to 6%, loans to be cheaper

AMN / MUMBAI As expected, the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) today cut interest rates. Repo rate – the rate at the which the central bank lends short-term money to banks – was cut by 25 basis points to 6 per cent from 6.25 per cent. RBI’s move comes on the back of inflation running … Continue reading RBI cuts repo rate by 25 bps to 6%, loans to be cheaper

U.S: Christopher Wray appointed as new FBI chief

WEB DESK                           The US Senate on Tuesday voted overwhelmingly to confirm the appointment of Christopher Wray as the new chief of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI). A total of 92 senators supported his candidacy, while only five voted against. The date … Continue reading U.S: Christopher Wray appointed as new FBI chief

India extends medical assistance to swine flu-hit Myanmar

  AMN India has sent a consignment of emergency medical assistance to help the health authorities in Myanmar to deal with and contain the H1N1 outbreak. The assistance comprises of vaccine doses, diagnostic kits, Tamiflu syrup and tablets along with specialised face masks, arrived at Yangon International Airport on Wednesday. The consignment was immediately handed … Continue reading India extends medical assistance to swine flu-hit Myanmar

Nepal condoles loss of lives in India due to floods

Nepal government has expressed deep condolences on the loss of lives in massive floods in various parts of India. President Bidya Devi Bhandari and Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba on Wednesday sent separate messages of condolences to President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In their messages, President Bhandari and Prime Minister Deuba … Continue reading Nepal condoles loss of lives in India due to floods

MTNL Health Mela to focus on ‘Digital Health’

Our Correspondent / New Delhi The annual MTNL Perfect Health Mela jointly organized by the Heart Care Foundation of India’s (HCFI) and other organization will focus on ‘Digital Health’ this year. “Digital health encompasses using technology to empower people in tracking, managing, and improving their own health and that of their near and dear ones. … Continue reading MTNL Health Mela to focus on ‘Digital Health’

Design a Logo for the “Women of India Festival”

Bisheshwar Mishra / New Delhi Come October and designers will get a big opportunity to deisgn a log for the “Women of India Festival,” and earn a big name for themselves. The Festival will be held at Dilli Haat in the month of October this year. The Ministry of Women & Child Development has launched … Continue reading Design a Logo for the “Women of India Festival”

Suicide bomber attacks NATO-led convoy in Afghanistan

WEB DESK A Taliban suicide bomber on Wednesday rammed a vehicle filled with explosives into a convoy of foreign forces in Afghanistan’s restive southern province of Kandahar causing casualties . Officials said, at around noon a car bomb targeted a convoy of foreign forces in Daman area of Kandahar. NATO confirmed in a statement that … Continue reading Suicide bomber attacks NATO-led convoy in Afghanistan

RBI ने घटाई रेपो और रिवर्स रेपो रेट, लोन सस्ता होने की उम्मीद

मुंबई चालू वित्त वर्ष की अंतिम तिमाही में महंगाई के चार प्रतिशत से ऊपर निकलने के जोखिम के बावजूद मानूसन के अब तक बेहतर रहने और वस्तु एवं सेवा कर (जीएसटी) के सफलतापूवर्क लागू होने के मद्देनजर रिजर्व बैंक ने नीतिगत दरों रेपो और रिवर्स रेपो में एक चौथाई फीसदी की कटाैती करने की आज … Continue reading RBI ने घटाई रेपो और रिवर्स रेपो रेट, लोन सस्ता होने की उम्मीद

BJP accuses Mamata Banerjee of corruption

BJP today accused TMC President and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee of corruption. Briefing media in New Delhi, Union Minister Prakash Javadekar said Ms Banerjee’s nephew Abhishek Banerjee’s company, Leaps and Bounds Pvt Ltd, received payments from a realtor, Raj Kishore who is under probe for land grabbing and attempt to murder. Mr Javadekar … Continue reading BJP accuses Mamata Banerjee of corruption