IIP growth mild at 1.2% in July

New Delhi India’s industrial production recovered to grow only mildly as growth in manufacturing output remained flat with introduction of goods and services tax (GST) which continued to disrupt production networks while retail inflation quickened in August ruling out any rate cut by the central bank in the near future. Data released by the Central … Continue reading IIP growth mild at 1.2% in July

Inflation in August shoots up by 3.36%

New Delhi / The Consumer Price Index (CPI), which is commonly known as retail inflation went up by 3.36 per cent in August, 2017 in comparison to the same month of the last year. According to the data released today by the government, the current rate of inflation is the highest in five months, but … Continue reading Inflation in August shoots up by 3.36%

Cabinet approves release additional 1% DA to Central employees

Dearness Relief to pensioners w.e.f. 01.07.2017 The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Narendra Modi has given its approval for release of additional 1% Dearness Allowance (DA) to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners. It will be applicable from 01.07.2017. The release of the additional instalment of DA represents an increase … Continue reading Cabinet approves release additional 1% DA to Central employees

India will lead in research in next 10 yrs: Javadekar

New Delhi Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar today said India will be world leader in next 10 years ‘if we undertake research and innovation with a vision, dedication and confidence’. Addressing at the inauguration of Centre of Excellence (CoE) for Energy & Environment at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) here, Mr Javadekar said, “In … Continue reading India will lead in research in next 10 yrs: Javadekar

Stage set for Modi-Abe Summit, foundation stone for Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet train

New Delhi / Stage is set for Fourth Narendra Modi-Abe Summit wherein the two leaders are expected to give the ‘Special Strategic and Global Partnership’ between the two countries its “future direction”. According to official sources, Japanese Prime Minister Abe will arrive Ahmedabad tomorrow. He is likely to visit Sabarmati Ashram, Mahatma Gandhi’s Karmabhoomi and … Continue reading Stage set for Modi-Abe Summit, foundation stone for Mumbai-Ahmedabad Bullet train

Kerala priest Tom Uzhunnalil was abducted in Yemen, released

AMN / New Delhi Abducted Christian priest from Kerala Father Tom Uzhunnalil who had been abducted in war torn Yemen has been released. “I am happy to inform that Father Tom Uzhunnalil has been rescued,” External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said in a tweet. Father Tom Uzhunnalil, who was abducted in April 2016 from Aden, … Continue reading Kerala priest Tom Uzhunnalil was abducted in Yemen, released

हर स्थिति से निपटने के लिए तैयार भारतीय सेना-निर्मला सीतारमण

रक्षा मंत्री निर्मला सीतारमण ने कहा कि भारतीय सेनाएं किसी भी स्थिति से निपटने के लिए तैयार है. एक दिवसीय बाड़मेर दौरे पर रक्षा मंत्री ने पश्चिमी सीमा के उत्तरलाई वायुसेना स्टेशन पर कहा कि यह चुनना सही नहीं होगा कि भारत को पाकिस्तान और चीन में से बड़ा खतरा किससे है. उन्होंने कहा, ‘मैं … Continue reading हर स्थिति से निपटने के लिए तैयार भारतीय सेना-निर्मला सीतारमण

US allies in Asia welcome new UNSC’s unanimous vote to step up sanctions on N Korea

  WEB DESK Major US allies in Asia welcomed the UN Security Council’s unanimous vote to step up sanctions on North Korea. Japan and South Korea said they were prepared to apply more pressure if Pyongyang refused to end its aggressive development of nuclear weapons and ballistic missiles. U.N. member states are now required to … Continue reading US allies in Asia welcome new UNSC’s unanimous vote to step up sanctions on N Korea

BJP Yuva Morcha sends legal notice to Ramachandra Guha for linking Sangh with Lankesh’s killing

AMN The BJP Yuva Morcha has sent a legal notice on Ramachandra Guha seeking an unconditional apology for linking the Sangh Parivar with the killing of Gauri Lankesh. The Notice has been issued in Bengaluru yesterday. The notice said Guha made the “utterances” intentionally to bring disrepute to the RSS and BJP with an “ulterior … Continue reading BJP Yuva Morcha sends legal notice to Ramachandra Guha for linking Sangh with Lankesh’s killing

NEWSPAPERS SCAN- Sep 12

NEWSPAPERS SCAN- Sep 12 Under the headline “No move against Jammu and Kashmir sentiments”, The DNA writes that Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh gave a much needed breather to beleaguered chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti when he assured that the centre will not go against the sentiments of the People of the State on the issue … Continue reading NEWSPAPERS SCAN- Sep 12