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  • 3 terrorists killed in encounter in Kashmir’s Shopian January 20, 2020
    Three militants of the proscribed terrorist outfit Hizbul Mujahideen were gunned down by security forces in an encounter in Shopian district on Monday, Jammu and Kashmir police and Army said. Addressing a press conference in Srinagar, J&K DGP Dilbagh Singh said the three militants Waseem Ahmad Wani, Adil Sheikh and Jehangir were involved in the […]
  • IMF cuts India’s growth rate to 4.8%, calling one of the “negative surprises” January 20, 2020
    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Jan 20 sharply cut India’s growth estimate for the current fiscal to 4.8%, darkening the economic picture from the rosy 7.5% made this time last year. Calling it one of the “negative surprises”. However, It expects growth to be 5.8% in 2020 and rise to 6.5% in 2021. Following […]
  • India aims at zero urea import with commissioning of 5 units January 20, 2020
    With the commissioning of five fertiliser plants, the Central government is expecting to achieve zero import dependency of urea in the country, said Union fertiliser secretary Chhabilendra Roul on Monday. The government is reviving five closed fertiliser plants to increase urea production in the country and reduce imports. “We expect our import dependency will be […]
  • BJP complains EC against AAP candidate from Trinagar, demands cancellation of his nomination January 20, 2020
    A Delhi BJP delegation on Monday met the Chief Election Commissioner demanding cancellation of AAP candidate Jitender Singh Tomar”s nomination from the Trinagar Assembly seat. The Delhi High Court on Friday held as “void” the election of Tomar to the legislative assembly in 2015 polls for furnishing false information of his educational qualification in the […]
  • Students protest at Mandi House against CAA, NRC January 20, 2020
    Hundreds of students marched from Mandi House to Jantar Mantar on Monday to protest against the Citizenship (Amendment) Act and the National Register for Citizens. Students, belonging to different universities, raised slogans demanding “azaadi” from the new citizenship law and carried posters which read “We stand united against CAA”, ”Agar tum decent hote toh dissent […]
  • Kejriwal delayed by roadshow, postpones nomination filing to Tuesday January 20, 2020
    Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal, who was expected to file his nomination for the assembly elections after a massive roadshow on Monday, will file his papers on Tuesday due to a delay caused by his rally. Kejriwal said the nomination will now be filed on Tuesday which is also the last day for the filing […]
  • Robert Vadra probe: Questions that Thampi evaded January 20, 2020
    The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has claimed that NRI businessman C.C. Thampi who was arrested in connection with the money laundering probe against Robert Vadra has “failed” to answer various questions during the interrogation. “Thampi during questioning failed to explain why Sanjay Bhandari (a close aide of Vadra) was monitoring the purchase of properties by his […]
  • De-radicalisation centres in Kashmir will be welcome, Says DGP January 20, 2020
    Supporting the idea of de-radicalisation centres in Kashmir, as suggested by Chief of Defence Staff General Bipin Rawat, J&K Director General of Police (DGP) Dilbagh Singh said such a move was welcome. Replying to a media question here on Monday about General Rawat”s remark on setting up of de-radicalisation centres, Singh said Pakistan and its […]
  • CBSE Board Exams 2020: Admit Cards Published January 19, 2020
    The Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) has published admit cards for class 10th and 12th admit cards, scheduled to begin next month and conclude in March. Candidates can download their admit cards for CBSE’s official website cbse.nic.in. The schedule for the respective board exams was released by CBSE last month. Exams will be conducted from 10:30 […]
  • Morbidly obese IS fanatic captured in Iraq January 19, 2020
    A morbidly obese Islamic State (IS) fanatic has been captured by forces in Iraq, who had to load him onto a flatbed truck because he couldnt fit in a police car, the media reported. Weighing 254 kg, Abu Abdul Bari, also known as ”Jabba the Jihadi”, was nabbed on January 16 by an elite SWAT […]

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  • IMF cuts India’s growth rate to 4.8%, calling one of the “negative surprises” January 20, 2020
    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) on Jan 20 sharply cut India’s growth estimate for the current fiscal to 4.8%, darkening the economic picture from the rosy 7.5% made this time last year. Calling it one of the “negative surprises”. However, It expects growth to be 5.8% in 2020 and rise to 6.5% in 2021. Following […]
  • ISRO’s GSAT-30 satellite successfully launched aboard Ariane rocket January 16, 2020
    India”s “high power” communication satellite GSAT-30, aimed at providing high-quality television, telecommunications and broadcasting services, was successfully launched onboard Ariane 5 rocket from French Guiana in the early hours of Friday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said here. Blasting off from the Ariane Launch Complex in Kourou, a French territory located in northeastern coast […]
  • Davos bosses sound alarm over climate, political fires January 15, 2020
    Business chiefs headed Wednesday into their first global gathering of 2020 insisting they are not waiting on bickering governments to fight climate change, after Wall Street titan BlackRock joined a campaign pressuring companies to do more. Ahead of next week”s annual conclave in Davos, the World Economic Forum released a survey that it portrayed as […]
  • 157th birth anniversary of Swami Vivekananda: Happy National Youth Day-2020 January 12, 2020
    Swami Vivekananda is the ultimate youth icon, If we followed him with dedication there would be a new India and a new humanity. The ideals of Swami Vivekananda inspire and energise millions of Indians, particularly our youth. It is from him that we draw the motivation of building an India that is well strong, vibrant, […]
  • Our Education system should reflect India’s cultural values, history and heritage: VP January 11, 2020
    The Vice President of India, Shri M Venkaiah Naidu today asserted that there was a need to Indianize the education system without distorting any historical facts. Speaking at the 21st Graduation Day Ceremony of Srimad Andavan Arts and Science College, Tiruchirappalli in Tamil Nadu, Shri Naidu said that respecting elders, Guru, nature and all faiths […]
  • Maiden landing of DRDO-developed LCA Navy onboard INS Vikramaditya January 11, 2020
    After completing extensive trials on the Shore Based Test Facility (SBTF), Naval version of Light Combat Aircraft (LCA) did a successful arrested landing onboard INS Vikramaditya at 1002 hrs today. Commodore Jaideep Maolankar conducted the maiden landing. Captain Dahiya was the Landing Safety Officer (LSO) and Cdr Vivek Pandey Test Director on ship whereas Gr. […]
  • NASA loses contact with satellite to study distant planets January 5, 2020
    NASA has lost contact with a satellite designed to study planets outside our solar system. Mission operators at NASA”s Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, said in a statement that the last communication with the Asteria (Arcsecond Space Telescope Enabling Research in Astrophysics) was in December and they will attempt to contact it till March. […]
  • Year-End Review 2019- Ministry of Road Transport & Highways January 2, 2020
    This was a year for consolidating the gains that accrued from major policy decisions taken in the previous five years, a time for monitoring of ongoing projects, tackling road blocks and adding to the already impressive pace of work achieved during the past years. During 2018-19, projects in about 5,494 km length were awarded and […]
  • Year-End Review 2019: Ministry of Environment, Forest & Climate Change January 2, 2020
    India Hosts key UN summit on desertification, To Restore 26 Million Hectares of Degraded Land by 2030 Tiger count in India rises to 2967 Total Forest and Tree Cover rises to 24.56 percent India’s leadership and commitment on environmental issues under the guidance of Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has led to landmark achievements. With […]
  • Happy New Year 2k20 December 31, 2019
    Happy New Year 2020 to all of you, hope this year bring more joy, peace and prosperity!! May everyone be healthy, aware and secure. May you have a charming and lucky Year. I pray that all your wishes are fulfilled in 2020. “An investment in education, health, poverty, hunger is an investment in Country”. Breaking […]