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Monthly Archives: July 2017

Nitish takes oath as CM, to prove majority today

Agencies, Patna Mr Nitish Kumar was today sworn in as Bihar Chief Minister for the sixth time and the newly formed NDA Government, led by him, would prove its majority in the Assembly tomorrow even as the RJD demanded his resignation, saying...

Kovind is 14th Prez of country

Agencies, New Delhi Mr Ram Nath Kovind today took oath as 14th President of the country, calling for creation of an egalitarian society with equal opportunity for all. Underlining that the diversity of the country was its uniqueness and its...

LS adjourned for day after ruckus over suspension of Congress MPs

Agencies, New Delhi The suspension of six Congress MPs continued to dominate the proceedings of the Lok Sabha and the House could not transact any business today, and had to be adjourned for the day. Congress floor leader Mallikarjun Kharge...

Sri Lanka allays India’s concerns

Agencies, Colombo Sri Lanka’s cabinet has cleared a revised agreement for its Chinese-built southern port of Hambantota on Tuesday, the government said, after terms of the first pact sparked widespread public anger in the island nation. The...

Building crashed in Ghatkopar; 12 killed

Agencies, Mumbai At least twelve people were killed, including a three-month-old baby, and 30 were feared to be trapped after a four-storey building ‘Sai Darshan’ at Damodar Park on Lal Bahadur Shastri Marg in Mumbai’s Ghatkopar, collapsed...

NIA detains 7 separatists

Agencies, Srinagar Seven separatist leaders, including hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s son-in-law Altaf Ahmed Shah, were today detained by National Investigation Agency in connection with funding of militant...

Six Congress MPs suspended for throwing papers at Speaker

Agencies, New Delhi Six Congress MPs were suspended by the Speaker Sumitra Mahajan from the Lok Sabha for five days for improper conduct after they tore up papers and threw them towards her podium. Mahajan suspended six MPs – Gaurav Gogoi,...

Lawmakers bid adieu to Pranab

Agencies, New Delhi Members of Parliament – cutting across party lines and a few former members – today bade farewell to the outgoing President Pranab Mukherjee, whose stint ends tomorrow. “Mahoday, ever since you first entered...