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EC issues notification for first phase of polling in Chhattisgarh

  AMN / NEW DELHI Election commission Election commission today issued a notification for the first phase of polling for 18 assembly constituencies in Chhattisgarh to be held on 12th November. The assembly elections will be held in two phases in the state. With the issue of notification for first phase of elections, the process … Continue reading EC issues notification for first phase of polling in Chhattisgarh

PM pitches for partnership between producers, consumers in oil market

AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday made a strong case for a partnership between the producers and consumers in the oil market to reduce energy cost. He said, this will help stabilise the global economy which is on the path of recovery. Interacting with CEOs and Experts from Oil and Gas Sector … Continue reading PM pitches for partnership between producers, consumers in oil market

#MeToo: M J Akbar files criminal defamation against journalist who launched campaing against him

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Union minister M J Akbar today filed criminal defamation in Delhi court against journalist Priya Ramani who has alleged sexual harassment by him. In his defamation suit, Mr Akbar has accused her of “willfully, deliberately, intentionally and maliciously defaming” him on “completely false, frivolous, unjustifiable and scandalous grounds” and harming … Continue reading #MeToo: M J Akbar files criminal defamation against journalist who launched campaing against him

Air Quality Warning System launched in Delhi

AMN / NEW DELHI Union Minister for Earth Sciences Dr Harshvardhan today unveiled an Air Quality early warning system for Delhi region. The system has been designed with the help of American and Finnish models to predict extreme air pollution levels. It will also give s for necessary actions. Speaking on the occasion, the Minister … Continue reading Air Quality Warning System launched in Delhi

Kerala: Protests against women entry into Sabarimala Temple escalate

FIR filed against actor Kollam Thulasi AMN / THIRUVANANTHAPURAM Protests against the implementation of the Supreme Court verdict allowing entry of women of all age groups into Sabarimala temple in Kerala have intensified as more and more group joining hand against the apex court order. On Saturday, thousands of people took to the streets in … Continue reading Kerala: Protests against women entry into Sabarimala Temple escalate

#Me Too: Akbar to take legal action against those making allegations against him

Our Correspondent / New Delhi Minister of state for external affairs M J Akbar today said that he would take legal action against those who have made  ‘ baseless and wild allegations’ against him through #Me Too campaign. In a statement Akbar said that these false and wild allegations have caused irreparable damage to his … Continue reading #Me Too: Akbar to take legal action against those making allegations against him

Delhi’s air quality remains ‘poor’

WEB DESK The air quality in Delhi remained poor on Sunday with a drop in wind speed. Authorities predicted further fall in the air quality index of the national capital in the coming days. The overall air quality index (AQI) recorded at 10 am today was 201 which falls in the poor category, according to … Continue reading Delhi’s air quality remains ‘poor’

Rahul Meets HAL Workers, Slams Centre For “Snatching” Rafale Deal

WEB DESK Congress president Rahul Gandhi Saturday met employees of state-run Hindustan Aeronautics Limited, HAL amid allegations and counter-allegations over the Rafale fighter jet deal and its offset clause. “I have not come here to give a speech, I have come to listen to you,” Mr Gandhi said, as he began his interaction with HAL … Continue reading Rahul Meets HAL Workers, Slams Centre For “Snatching” Rafale Deal

Another Ganga Crusader rushed to AIIMS during fast

Rishikesh 48 hours after Ganga activist GD Agarwal died at AIIMS here, another Ganga lover saint fasting for conservation of the river was rushed to the premier institute early Saturday. Thirty-six years old Sant Gopaldas has been fasting for the cause for 110 days. He stopped drinking water three days ago. He was brought to AIIMS, … Continue reading Another Ganga Crusader rushed to AIIMS during fast

Govt to set up committee to examine issues emanating from #MeToo movement

AMN / NEW DELHI The Union Ministry of Women and Child Development has decided to set up a committee with senior judicial and legal persons as members to examine all issues emanating from the #MeTooIndia movement. The panel will look into the legal and institutional framework which is in place for handling complaints of sexual … Continue reading Govt to set up committee to examine issues emanating from #MeToo movement

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