Maoists have unleashed four separate attacks on the security forces in tribal Bastar region in Chhattisgarh during the last thirty-six hours. Four security personnel, including a sub-inspector, were injured in two incidents as the forces were returning to their bases after a search operation. Two Maoists were killed in retaliatory action by the forces. In … Continue reading Maoists unleash four attacks on security forces in Chhattisgarh
Uttar Pradesh government has started a scheme under which informers will alert the state authorities about attempts and incidents of female foeticide. Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath expressed concern over the declining sex ratio in the state and launched the ‘Mukhbir Yojana’ or Informer Scheme aimed at checking the cases of female foeticide at an event … Continue reading UP govt banks on informers to curb female foeticide
The Jat stir for demanding reservation in OBC quota was called off in Bharatpur district after the Rajasthan government’s assurance that it would consider including them in the OBC list. The decision came after a meeting between Jat leaders and the state government officials at IGP Bharatpur office today. Secretary of social justice and … Continue reading Jat stir called off in Rajasthan after state govt gives assurance
The West Bengal government is among the winners to receive the prestigious UN Public Service Award today for its initiative to combat child marriage and ensure education to the girl child in the state. West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee received the 2017 UN Public Service Award at a ceremony held in The Hague, … Continue reading West Bengal wins prestigious UN Public Service Award
Election Commission has disqualified Madhya Pradesh Minister Narottam Mishra for submitting wrong expenditure accounts in the polls. Mr. Mishra has also been debarred from contesting poll for three years. He had allegedly published paid news in various newspapers ahead of 2008 Assembly elections without accounting for that expense.
AMN Sikkim Chief Minister Pawan Chamling on Thursday extended his support for a separate Gorkhaland state saying it would fulfill the constitutional demand of the people of Darjeeling hills and also bring permanent peace in the region. In a letter to Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh, he said, the fulfilment of the constitutional demand of … Continue reading Sikkim CM extends support for separate Gorkhaland state
AMN All trains running in Kashmir valley were suspended on Thursday for security reasons as authorities have apprehension of protests, following death of three militants of Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militants in a night-long operation by security forces in Pulwama district. A railway official told that train services between Srinagar-Badgam in central Kashmir to Baramulla in north … Continue reading All trains running in Kashmir valley suspended
AMN RJD Chief Lalu Prasad on Thursday appeared in a CBI Court of Ranchi in connection with three cases of illegal withdrawals from government treasuries of Doranda, Dumka and Deoghar. After the Court proceedings, Lalu Prasad’s lawyer, Prabhat Kumar told reporters that a list of 36 defense witnesses has been submitted in the Court. Judge … Continue reading Fodder Scam: RJD Chief Lalu Prasad appears in CBI Court at Ranchi
AMN Madhya Pradesh government has suspended the then collector of Mandsour Swatantra Kumar Singh, superintendent of police O P Tripathi and city superintendent of police Krishna Sai Thote. According to an official release, prima facie it appaers that these officials could not control the situation during farmers agitation. Five farmers were killed in police firing … Continue reading MP govt suspends 3 officials for not containing farmers’ agitation
Normal life continued to be crippled, Internet services remained suspended as the GJM-sponsored indefinite shutdown continued on Wednesday. The police and security forces patrolled the streets of the hills and police pickets were placed at the entry and exit routes of Darjeeling. Except pharmacies, all other shops, hotels and restaurants remained closed. Amid the indefinite … Continue reading Indefinite shutdown continues in Darjeeling
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