Maharashtra Congress leader slams dynasty politics : The criticism comes as the Congress Party is slated to elect its Party president on December 16. However there don’t seem to be any candidates as yet, with Rahul Gandhi expected to be elected unopposed.
PM Modi: Ready to pay price for tough reforms : Prime Minister Narendra Modi encapsulated the upward trajectory of inclusive growth that has driven India since 2014.He credited demonetisation for striking at the root of corruption
Heavy rains to lash south TN, Kerala due to cyclone Ockhi :Fishermen in coastal regions in southern Tamil Nadu including Kanyakumari, Tuticorin and Ramanathapuram districts have been advised not to venture into sea for the next 24 hours.
Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh releases NCRB Publication Crime in India 2016- Statistics : Declining trends in murder, rioting, robbery and dacoity cases during last three years.
President Kovind: Legislators should be fair to the entire constituency : Addressing a special session of the Mizoram Assembly, President said that a legislator equally represents those who did not vote for him or opposed him.
Finance Minister: India has standardised itself for 7-8 pc growth rate : Jaitley re-iterated that policy changes have all been in favour of globalisation and that India is now more connected globally.
Five militants killed in two encounters with security forces in J&K : Five militants were killed in two encounters with security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Budgam and Baramulla districts.
PM addresses HT leadership summit : Prime Minister Narendra Modi accuses the previous UPA regime of system paralysis, rampant corruption and losing confidence of the general masses; addressing 15th HT Leadership Summit, PM recalls achievements of the NDA government in the last over three years; says ready to pay political price for reforms undertaken by the government.
EAM Sushma Swaraj arrives in Russia to attend SCO summit : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrives in Russia to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Sochi today. The summit is expected to discuss issues relating to regional security and global efforts to contain terrorism.
Nepal Elections: Campaigning for final phase in full swing : Leaders of various political parties holding exhaustive election rallies and meetings in favor of their party in different parts of the country.
United States mulling major sanctions on North Korea : The United States cracks down on North Korea for conducting ballistic missile test; urges China to cut off crude oil shipments to North Korea; presses all countries to isolate Kim Jong-Un’s regime by cutting off all diplomatic and trade ties.
India wins 3 gold, 4 silver, 2 bronze in Asian Archery C’ships : 15-year-old Haryana girl Himani Kumari defeated her Mongolian opponent Bayasgalan Badamjuani 7-1 in the recurve cadet bronze play-off to bag the quota.
World Weightlifting Championship: Mirabai Chanu wins gold : Mirabai Chanu became the first Indian in over two decades to claim a gold medal at the World Weightlifting Championship in Anaheim, USA, exorcising the ghosts of her forgettable outing at the Rio Olympics.
Decision on ‘Padmavati’ after consultation with experts: Prasoon Joshi : Bhansali and Joshi appeared before the Lok Sabha Committee on Petitions after BJP MPs from Rajasthan CP Joshi and Om Birla, filed a complaint before the committee on the “objectionable content” in the film.
Dia Mirza appointed UNEP Goodwill Ambassador : Actor-activist Dia Mirza has been appointed UN Environment’s Goodwill Ambassador for India. The 35-year-old actor has been recognised by the United Nations for her contribution to environment conservation.
Children stun audiences with their film: Developing creative power in children in the early school years on International Childrens’s Day children of Nongpur village of Begusarai displayed their creativity by making a film on cleanliness.