Author Archives: Darshit Shah

Himachal Pradesh suffered losses of Rs 1479 crore: CM

Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Friday informed that the state suffered losses of Rs 1479 crore during the current monsoon session. In a meeting held here in the wake of the heavy downpour in the state, the Chief Minister said that during the last four […]

India will help Uzbekistan set up technology parks: Ravi Shankar Prasad

New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): In a meeting between Minister for Electronics and Information Technology, Ravi Shankar Prasad and his counterpart from Uzbekistan, Shuhrat Sadikov, the former assured that India will help Uzbekistan in setting up technology parks, regarding which a pre-agreement was signed with Software Technology Parks of India (STPI). Prasad further said […]

Revamp higher education to meet contemporary needs: VP Naidu

Panaji (Goa) [India], Sep 28 (ANI): Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on Friday emphasised on the need to revamp the country’s higher education in tune with contemporary requirements. The Vice President, while addressing the fourth Convocation of the National Institute of Technology (NIT), Panaji, said that undesirable trend of lakhs of engineering students graduating without […]

Chandrababu Naidu condemns killing of TDP leaders

Amravati (Telangana) [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Telangana Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Friday condemned the killing of Telugu Desam Party (TDP) Member of Legislative Assembly Sarveswara Rao and TDP leader Siveri Soma. “I condemn the killings by Maoists. There is no place for violence in a democracy. They are efficient leaders from the tribal region. […]

In MP, Rahul accuses ‘chowkidaar’ PM Modi of robbing country

Baikunthpur (Madhya Pradesh), Sep 28 (ANI): Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Friday dared Prime Minister Narendra Modi to break his silence on the controversy pertaining to the Rafale jets deal and come clean on the deal between French aircraft manufacturer Dassault and Anil Ambani-led Reliance Defence Industries. Intensifying his attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, […]

‘Sharad Pawar’s Rafale remark created misunderstanding’

New Delhi [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Former Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) national general secretary Tariq Anwar on Friday said that he decided to resign from the party as the statement of party president Sharad Pawar on Rafale deal created a ‘misunderstanding’ among the people regarding the Opposition. Talking to ANI post his resignation from the […]

Accounts of 50 million users affected due to security breach: Facebook

Accounts of 50 million users affected due to security breach: Facebook

EC working on reform proposal for curbing parties’ expenses

New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): The Election Commission of India (ECI) is working on a reform proposal aimed at pushing for a cap on election-related expenses by political parties in the country. “We are examining the demands by a majority of parties to put a cap on expenditure of political parties during elections in […]

Amid controversy over its capability, HAL records highest-ever turnover

Bengaluru (Karnataka) [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Days after Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman questioned the production capacity of Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), the public limited company announced its highest ever turnover of Rs 18,28,386 lakh in FY 2017-18, in comparison with the previous year’s turnover of Rs. 17,60,379 lakhs. The company underlined that it has produced […]

Andhra govt seconds Kerala’s calamity cess proposal

Amaravati (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Andhra Pradesh on Friday announced to support any decision taken by the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council to help Kerala, which is recovering from the recent floods and torrential rains. On the proposal of the Kerala government to levy cess on intra-state supply of goods and services […]

Late Evening News: 28/09/2018

Late Evening News: 28/09/2018   Terror pads exist near India-Pak border: BSF DG https://goo.gl/KsSDsB We have directed secretariat to implement Supreme Court order: OP Rawat,CEC https://goo.gl/ke7Vsg PM to inaugurate Conference on Academic Leadership on Education for Resurgence https://goo.gl/VFkeMp INX media: Court extends interim protection to Chidambaram https://goo.gl/NYSXiB Nana Patekar to send legal notice to Tanushree […]

Vikram Misry appointed India’s Ambassador to China

New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): The Centre on Friday announced the appointment of India’s current Ambassador to Myanmar, Vikram Misri, as the next Ambassador of India to the People’s Republic of China. Misry is a career diplomat from the 1989 batch of the Indian Foreign Service, and has served in various capacities at the […]

‘India will not tolerate terrorists creating havoc at borders’

New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): On the eve of the second anniversary of the 2016 surgical strike, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman asserted that India will not tolerate terrorists entering and creating havoc at the borders. “On that day (surgical strike), Indian armed forces proved to the world that there is a very clear way […]

Bhima-Koregaon: Petitioners wanted to highlight misuse of UAPA

  New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): Petitioners who had filed for an independent investigation into the arrest of five activists in connection with the Bhima-Koregaon violence, said on Friday that they took the matter to the Supreme Court (SC) to highlight the misuse of the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA). “Our intention was to […]

Chouhan hits back at Rahul’s ‘Made in Chitrakoot’ remark

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Sep 28 (ANI): Mounting an attack on Rahul Gandhi, Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Friday quipped that the Congress party, whose president speaks of setting up multiple phone manufacturing units, has failed to manufacture even a single ‘Made in Amethi’ mobile charger in the last 70 years. “Rahul […]

Twitterverse divided over Sabarimala verdict

Trivandrum (Kerala) [India], Sept 28: The Supreme Court verdict on the Sabarimala temple entry issue has garnered a mixed bag of emotions on social media. While the verdict, which removed all entry restrictions placed on women by the temple, has been hailed as a step towards gender equality, it has also invited the ire of […]

Manipur fake encounters: SC reserves order on recusal of judges

New Delhi [India], Sept 28 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday reserved the order on pleas by former and serving Army officers seeking recusal of the Bench from hearing the alleged fake encounter cases in Manipur. The petition for recusal was heard by the same Bench comprising Justice Madan Bhimrao Lokur and Justice Uday Umesh […]

‘Religious practices cannot be tested solely on Right to Equality’

New Delhi (India), Sept 28 (ANI): As the Constitution bench of the Supreme Court pronounced the Sabarimala verdict by a 4:1 majority, Justice Indu Malhotra, the lone woman judge in the Bench, opposed the majority view in the judgment. In her minority judgment, Justice Malhotra opined, “Present judgment won’t be limited to Sabarimala, it will […]

Pawar misquoted on Rafale, relationship with Congress good: NCP’s Supriya Sule

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Clearing the air on Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar’s reported statement on the Rafale jet deal controversy, Lok Sabha MP and Sharad Pawar’s daughter Supriya Sule, in an exclusive interview to ANI on Friday, said that her father was misquoted by Marathi media outlets and rubbished the […]

Delhi HC quashes plea challenging Triple Talaq ordinance

New Delhi (India), Sept 28 (ANI): Delhi High Court on Friday dismissed a plea challenging the constitutional validity of the Triple Talaq Ordinance and asserted that it is only for the government to decide. The petitioner had argued that the Triple Talaq Ordinance is in violation of Articles 14, 15, 20, 21 and 25 of […]

Rahul attacks PM Modi over Rafale, Ayushman Bharat

New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Friday cornered Prime Minister Narendra Modi over various issue. Continuing his tirade against the Prime Minister on Rafale, Rahul slammed the former for looting exchequers money through various Central scheme, the Pradhan Mantri Jan Aarogya Yojna (PMJAY) – Ayushman Bharat. Taking to his official […]

Due to the non-cooperation of Delhi govt, Delhi are not able to enjoy the benefit of Ayushman Bharat: Amit Shah

FLASH:-Due to the non-cooperation of Delhi govt, residents of Delhi are not able to enjoy the benefit of Ayushman Bharat: BJP Chief Amit Shah in Delhi

‘Advertising criminal records of politicians will help voters make informed choices’

New Delhi [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Chief Election Commissioner OP Rawat on Friday supported the decision of the Supreme Court, directing political parties to advertise the criminal records of the candidates contesting elections on their ticket. In an interview to ANI, Rawat said that the entire idea is to give voters an informed choice, as […]

Tata Group’s IHCL has retained Delhi’s Taj Mansingh hotel in NDMC auction

FLASH:-Tata Group’s Indian Hotels Company Limited (IHCL) has retained Delhi’s Taj Mansingh hotel in NDMC auction

India, Nepal discuss petro pipeline extension

Kathmandu [Nepa], Sept 28 (RSS/ANI): Acting Prime Minister Ishwor Pokhrel and visiting Indian Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Dharmendra Pradhan, on Friday held a meeting on the issue of progress in the extension of petroleum pipelines between the two countries. During the meeting, that took place at the Defence Ministry, Singha Durbar, the Indian […]

India beat Bangladesh to clinch Asia Cup title

Abu Dhabi [UAE], Sept 29 (ANI): India on Saturday defeated Bangladesh by three wickets in a nail-biting last ball encounter to bag the Asia Cup title at the Dubai International Stadium. After being asked to bat first by India, Bangladesh could only manage to post 222 at the scoreboard thanks to opener Liton Das’ thunderous […]

Disproportionate Assets case against former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu

flash:-Disproportionate Assets (DA) case against former Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu, late J Jayalalithaa: Supreme Court today dismissed Karnataka’s curative petition.

Russian President Putin to visit India next month

New Delhi [India], Sept 28 (ANI): Russian President Vladimir V. Putin, will pay a two-day official visit to New Delhi from October 4-5 for the 19th India-Russia annual bilateral summit. During the visit, President Putin will hold official talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He will also have a meeting with President Ram Nath Kovind, […]

Earthquake rattles Indonesia, tsunami warning issued

Jakarta [Indonesia], Sept 28 (ANI): A strong earthquake, measuring 7.7 on the Richter Scale rocked central Indonesia off Sulawesi island on Friday. A tsunami warning has been issued. The US Geological Survey said that the quake’s depth was 10 km and the epicentre was situated 56 km northeast of the central Sulawesi town of Donggala. […]

Sushma Swaraj arrives for SAARC Council of Foreign Ministers meeting

FLASH:-External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj arrives for SAARC Council of Foreign Ministers meeting, being held on the sidelines of UNGA, in New York

Dawood Ibrahim’s aide Jabir Motiwala denied bail again

London [U.K.], Sep 28 (ANI): Chief Magistrate of Westminster Magistrate Court Judge, Emma Arbuthnot denied bail to Dawood Ibrahim’s aide Jabir Motiwala for the second time. His extradition case will be heard on October 19. Pakistan government had, however, supported his bail application calling him a person of good character. The Pakistani national was arrested […]

Saddened by the demise of former Gujarat Minister Shri Manoharsinh Jadeja Ji. Respected across party lines: MODI

FLASH:-Saddened by the demise of former Gujarat Minister Shri Manoharsinh Jadeja Ji. Respected across party lines, he made a mark as a dedicated legislator and good administrator. My thoughts are with his family and well wishers in this sad hour, tweets PM Modi (File pic)

At United Nations, Palestinian President Abbas says US President Trump’s decisions on Jerusalem

FLASH:- At United Nations, Palestinian President Abbas says US President Trump’s decisions on Jerusalem, U.S. Embassy, aid cuts have undermined two-state solution, reneged on previous commitments, reports Reuters

Late Evening News: 27/09/2018

Late Evening News: 27/09/2018   Chemist Shops in Gujarat to stay closed tommorow https://goo.gl/cHR8Cp I-T raids Congress leader Revanth Reddys properties https://goo.gl/fbTTDk SC to pass verdict tomorrow on arrest of activists Varavara Rao in Bhima-Koregaon case https://goo.gl/mkxA83 Seven soldiers, one civilian die in Mali bomb blast https://goo.gl/VoyKrA Judgement unfortunate, clergy decides essential features of religion: […]

Punjab CM on has directed all the Deputy Commissioners to immediately release any pending compensations to farmers

FLASH:- Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on has directed all the Deputy Commissioners to immediately release any pending compensations to farmers who had suffered losses during the 2017 floods.

8 people appointed as Members in Lokpal Search Committee

FLASH:- 8 people appointed as Members in Lokpal Search Committee are: Justice SR Singh Yadav, Ex ISRO Chief AS Kiran Kumar, Prasar Bharti Chief A Surya Prakash, Ex SG Ranjit Kumar, former SBI CMD Arundhati Bhattacharya, ILD University VC Dr Lalit K Panwar, Ex-Gujarat DGP SS Khandwawala

Rahul labels Chouhan, PM Modi as “announcement”, “lying” machines

Satna (Madhya Pradesh) [India], Sep 27 (ANI): Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday labelled Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan and Prime Minister Narendra Modi as an “announcement machine” and a “lying machine” respectively. Addressing a gathering at the Congress Public Meet here, Rahul said, “In Madhya Pradesh, whenever your Chief Minister comes on […]

SCto pronounce verdict tomorrow in the case relating to the ban on entry of women in Kerala’s Sabarimala temple.

FLASH:-Supreme Court to pronounce verdict tomorrow in the case relating to the ban on entry of women in Kerala’s Sabarimala temple.

Seven soldiers, one civilian die in Mali bomb blast

FLASH:-Seven soldiers, one civilian die in Mali bomb blast, reports AFP quoting government

Pune: The wall of canal of Khadakwasla dam collapsed

FLASH:-Pune: The wall of canal of Khadakwasla dam collapsed earlier today. The water flooded Sinhanad road in the city and entered houses in nearby areas. Around 200-300 houses were affected. (Earlier visuals) Maharashtra

Germany will host UEFA 2024: Union of European Football Associations

FLASH:-Germany will host UEFA 2024: Union of European Football Associations (UEFA)

SC to pass verdict tomorrow on arrest of activists Varavara Rao in Bhima-Koregaon case

FLASH:-Supreme Court to pass verdict tomorrow on arrest of activists Varavara Rao, Arun Ferreira, Vernon Gonsalves, Sudha Bharadwaj and Gautam Navlakha in Bhima-Koregaon case.

Top Finance Ministry official says, increase on basic custom duty will not increase the prices of consumer durables

FLASH:- Top Finance Ministry official says, increase on basic custom duty will not increase the prices of consumer durables like AC, fridge etc.Only high end luxury items which are imported will be costly. Made in India products prices won’t face the impact of increased basic custom duty,increase in basic custom duty on ATF will not […]

Kullu: 5 women labourers have been rescued from Killing Sarai near Sarchu by helicopter

FLASH: Kullu: 5 women labourers have been rescued from Killing Sarai near Sarchu by helicopter. A woman labourer says, “We were stranded in the mountains due to snowfall in the area since September 22.” HimachalPradesh

‘Namaz is synonymous with mosques’

New Delhi [India], Sep 27 (ANI): After the Supreme Court decided against referring the 1994 Ismail Faruqui case to a larger constitutional bench, Haji Mehboob, one of the petitioners in the Babri Masjid case, on Thursday described the move of the top court as questionable. Speaking to ANI, Mehboob said, “I cannot have any say […]

Special CBI Court grants bail to Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee President, Bhupesh Baghel

FLASH:-Special CBI Court grants bail to Chhattisgarh Pradesh Congress Committee President, Bhupesh Baghel. A case was filed against Bhupesh Baghel on basis of a complaint filed by Chattisgarh Minister Rajesh Munat in connection with alleged sex CD scandal of Rajesh Munat. (File pic)

This isn’t a matter of religious dispute, as Ayodhya is an important religious place for Hindus : Uma Bharti

FLASH:- This isn’t a matter of religious dispute, as Ayodhya is an important religious place for Hindus because it is the Ram Janambhoomi but for Muslims, it isn’t a religious place, for them it is Mecca. This matter was created &it finally got transformed into a land dispute: Uma Bharti

CBI registers a case against M/s VMC Systems Ltd

FLASH: Central Bureau Investigation registers a case against M/s VMC Systems Ltd & it’s promoters for defrauding PNB to the tune of Rs 539 crores; CBI has conducted searches at three locations in Hyderabad connected with the promoters of the company.

Himachal Pradesh: 24 tourists who were stranded at Chhota Dara have been rescued

FLASH:-Himachal Pradesh: 24 tourists who were stranded at Chhota Dara (between Rohtang pass and Chandratal lake) have been rescued and brought to Kullu

Adityanath wants Ayodhya matter resolved as soon as possible

  Varanasi (Uttar Pradesh) [India], Sept 27 (ANI): After the Supreme Court decided against referring the Ayodhya land dispute case to a larger Constitutional Bench, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Thursday termed the judgment as `important` and expressed hope that the matter would be resolved as soon as possible. Speaking to the media, […]