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Snowfall disrupts Kedarnath reconstruction work

By   /  December 15, 2017  /  India  /  No Comments

Dehradun, Dec 15 (IANS)┬áReconstruction work at the Kedarnath shrine in Uttarakhand has been suspended due to inclement weather and sub-zero temperature, an official said on Friday. The Met said snowfall continued in the region and on Thursday the mercury dropped to minus 5 degrees Celsius. Seventy labourers and a group of engineers have returned from […]

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Shiv Sena will walk out of Maharashtra Government in a year: Aditya Thackeray

By   /  December 15, 2017  /  India  /  Comments Off on Shiv Sena will walk out of Maharashtra Government in a year: Aditya Thackeray

Ahmednagar: The Shiv Sena has said it would walk out of the Maharashtra Government within a year, thereby, confirming the imminent end of its years-long alliance with the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Yuva Sena chief Aditya Thackeray, while addressing a party event in Ahmednagar, said it would come to power on its own in the […]

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MoS Defence hails commissioning of INS Kalvari

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[India], Dec 15 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre on Thursday said advanced technology-enriched INS Kalvari was majorly required by the Indian Navy, adding all the six submarines of this class will be commissioned till 2020. Bhamre while speaking to ANI termed the commissioning of the submarine as ‘historic’. “Today is a historic […]

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NUS, Andhra govt collaborate for improving governance in state

By   /  December 15, 2017  /  India  /  Comments Off on NUS, Andhra govt collaborate for improving governance in state

The National University of Singapore (NUS) and the Government of Andhra Pradesh (GoAP) have entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate on various aspects of governance. The three aspects laid down were: strengthening knowledge and practices of governance and public administration, independent audit of real-time monitoring system and key performance indicators and master […]

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‘Andhra to soon become ODF till March 31, 2018’

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[India], Dec 15 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh will become Open Defecation Free (ODF) till March 31, 2018, the officials told Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu, on Thursday. While interacting with the district collectors, heads of various departments and other higher officials through video conference, the officials informed the chief minister that East Godavari and Prakasam districts […]

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Chhattisgarh minister pokes fun at Rahul, calls him ‘pappu’

By   /  December 14, 2017  /  India  /  Comments Off on Chhattisgarh minister pokes fun at Rahul, calls him ‘pappu’

[India], Dec.14 (ANI): Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Brijmohan on Thursday referred Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi as ‘Pappu’ and said that he would take time to upgrade. Expressing confidence about sweeping the Gujarat polls, the Chhattisgarh cabinet minister said, “BJP will win in Gujarat with absolute majority and ‘pappu’ (Rahul Gandhi) will take time to […]

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Pradhan pitches for education, skill development under one umbrella

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[India], December 14 (ANI): Union Minister for Petroleum and Gas Dharmendra Pradhan is in the view of allowing education and skill development to grow simultaneous under one platform. Speaking at a press conference hosted by Sri Sri University in Cuttack, Pradhan, who also holds the charge of Minister of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship, said: “When […]

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Cyclone Ockhi: 700 fishermen rescued, says Defence Min

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[India], Dec 14 (ANI): Union Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Thursday confirmed that Indian Navy, Indian Air Force and Indian Coast Guard have successfully rescued 700 fishermen including five Sri Lankan nationals affected by cyclone Ockhi. Addressing the 90th Annual General Meeting of the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) here, Sitharaman […]

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Nation doesn’t believe PM Modi anymore: Rahul Gandhi

By   /  December 14, 2017  /  India  /  Comments Off on Nation doesn’t believe PM Modi anymore: Rahul Gandhi

[India], December 14 (ANI): Congress president-elect Rahul Gandhi on Thursday said people listen to Prime Minister Narendra Modi but don’t believe him. While addressing a gathering of congress workers here, Rahul said “Today three years after he came to power, Prime Minister Modi is facing a crisis of credibility. People listen to his speeches, but […]

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Missing govt officer found dead on Delhi’s Palam railway track

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[India], December 14 (ANI): An Indian Defence accounts services officer was found dead on Thursday at railways tracks in West Delhi’s Palam. The officer has been identified as Jitender Jha, who was missing since December 11. A suicide note was also found near Jha’s body. According to media reports, Jha was not happy with the […]

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