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Sisodia alleges corruption in transfer-posting of officers

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Deputy Chief Minister of Delhi Manish Sisodia on Saturday alleged corruption in the transfer and posting of officers working in the national capital. Speaking in the Delhi Assembly, Sisodia said, “Huge corruption is going on in transfer and posting of officers right under Lt. Governor[Read More…]

Pulwama attack will not go unpunished: Amit Shah

Gorakhpur, Feb 23 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party President Amit Shah on Saturday said that the Narendra Modi government had zero tolerance for terrorism and assured the people that the Pulwama terror attack in which 40 CRPF troopers were killed will not go unpunished. Addressing the inaugural session of the two-day[Read More…]

Congress forms election, manifesto panels in Uttar Pradesh

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Raj Babbar will head the partys election committee in the state for the Lok Sabha polls while the party also set up its campaign committee, election strategy and planning committee, coordination committee, manifesto committee and media and publicity committee as part[Read More…]

Modi to launch PM-KISAN in Gorakhpur on Sunday

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday will launch the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana (PM-KISAN), the scheme announced in the interim budget 2019-20, during his visit to Gorakhpur in Uttar Pradesh. He will launch the scheme from the Fertilizer Corporation of India ground by[Read More…]

Army conducts flag marches in violence-hit Itanagar

Guwahati/Itanagar, Feb 23 (IANS) On request from the Arunachal Pradesh government, the Army moved swiftly to the areas of Itanagar, affected by violence over the permanent resident certificate (PRC) issue since Friday. The Army conducted flag marches in Naharlagun and Chimpu areas to bring the situation under control, following violence[Read More…]

Owaisi blames Pakistan for Pulwama attack, Modi for political failure

Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) The All India Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (AIMIM) President Asaduddin Owaisi on Saturday accused Pakistan for the Pulwama terror strike, but blamed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the “political failure” to prevent it. He also said the JeM chief Maulana Masood Azhar was not a “Jaish-e-Mohammed” (The Prophet),[Read More…]

Actor Satish Kaushik’s 5 theatres torched in Itanagar violence (With Curfew in Itanagar, 1 killed in violence over PRC row, 50 IIFF delegates evacuated)

New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) Five theatres that actor Satish Kaushik is associated with were burnt in the protests that rocked Arunachal Pradesh capital Itanager on Friday night against the government move to grant permanent residency certificates (PRCs) to certain categories of people. “I am associated with five theatres named[Read More…]

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