Adequate currency in circulation: Jaitley

There were media reports that several areas in Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Maharashtra, Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Gujarat are facing the shortage of currency for the last few weeks AMN / NEW DELHI UNION Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said there is more than the adequate currency in circulation and also available with the banks. Mr … Continue reading Adequate currency in circulation: Jaitley

Group of ministers discusses simplification of GST returns

AMN / NEW DELHI A Group of Ministers headed by Bihar Deputy Chief Minister Sushil Kumar Modi today held consultations with trade and industry organisations and tax experts on simplification of filing of GST returns. Briefing media here after the meeting, Mr Modi said, GoM discussed two models for simplification of returns and also devised … Continue reading Group of ministers discusses simplification of GST returns

UK and US warn of Russian malicious cyber activity

WEB DESK Britain and the United States today released a rare joint statement warning of “malicious cyber activity” carried out by the Russian state. The technical alert was issued by the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre, the US Federal Bureau of Investigation and Department of Homeland Security. It warned everyone from internet service providers to … Continue reading UK and US warn of Russian malicious cyber activity

Indian scientists make Ayurvedic drug to cure dengue

Indian scientists have formulated an Ayurvedic drug to cure dengue. The drug is claimed to be the first in the world. Pilot studies proving clinical safety and efficacy of the drug have already been conducted by the Central Council for Research in Ayurvedic Sciences, CCRAS, and regional research centre of the Indian Council of Medical … Continue reading Indian scientists make Ayurvedic drug to cure dengue

Global growth is expected be 3.9% in next two years

The IMF today projected a global growth of three point nine per cent in the next two years due to strong momentum, favourable market sentiment among other factors but warned that any trade disputes threaten to undermine confidence and derail global growth prematurely. The IMF said in its latest World Economic Outlook report that the … Continue reading Global growth is expected be 3.9% in next two years

India files written pleadings at ICJ in Kulbhushan Jadhav case

AMN India today filed the second round of written pleadings in the International Court of Justice, ICJ in the Kulbhusan Jadhav case. The Ministry of External Affairs said, in keeping with the order of ICJ of 17th January this year, India has submitted its reply in the court. The Ministry said, it remains committed to … Continue reading India files written pleadings at ICJ in Kulbhushan Jadhav case

Delhi govt cancels appointment of nine advisors

AMN / NEW DELHI The Delhi government has cancelled the appointment of nine advisors, after the Union Home Ministry said that these posts were not sanctioned. According to an order issued by General Administration Department of the Delhi government, the MHA had written in its letter that these posts on which the appointees are officiating … Continue reading Delhi govt cancels appointment of nine advisors

PM VISIT: India, Sweden agree on innovation partnership

AMN /STOCKHOLM India and Sweden have agreed upon an innovation partnership and a joint action plan after delegation-level talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Swedish counterpart Stefan Lofven at Stockholm this afternoon. The Joint Action plan is aimed at enhancing bilateral cooperation in various fields including energy, clean technology and Trade. During a … Continue reading PM VISIT: India, Sweden agree on innovation partnership

Process to select eminent jurist for Lokpal underway: Centre tells SC

AMN The Centre today told the Supreme Court that the process to fill up the vacancy of an eminent jurist in the selection committee for appointing Lokpal was going on. Attorney General K K Venugopal told a bench headed by Justice Ranjan Gogoi that recommendation for induction of an eminent jurist in the panel has … Continue reading Process to select eminent jurist for Lokpal underway: Centre tells SC

LG suspends e-PoS system of ration distribution

  By Vinit Wahi / New Delhi Lt. Governor, Delhi, Anil Baijal received the proposal for suspension of e-PoS devices from the Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal and concurred with the same. He hoped that all legal, financial and administrative implications of this decision have been taken into account by the elected government. Lt. Governor stated … Continue reading LG suspends e-PoS system of ration distribution