Sunday , 26 May 2019

National News

I-T sleuths crack down on MP CM’s aides

New Delhi/Bhopal: The income-tax department on Sunday launched predawn raids at 52 locations, including in Delhi and Madhya Pradesh, against close aides of MP Chief Minister Kamal Nath and others on charges of tax evasion and hawala transactions, officials said. Read More »

Congress launches ‘Ab Hoga Nyay’ campaign

New Delhi: The Congress on Sunday announced ‘Ab Hoga Nyay’ as its battle cry for the Lok Sabha polls and launched a campaign centred around the theme of ‘justice’, while alluding to the party’s proposed minimum income scheme and the ‘anyay’ (injustice) “prevailing under the BJP rule”. Read More »

Highway closure causes inconvenience to civilians

Srinagar: Ghulam Mohammad Bhat started off from his home here to reach a hospital where his daughter is admitted, but cannot find any means of transport to get there due to the ban on civilian traffic on the Jammu-Srinagar highway. Read More »

Weapons banned in eateries, pubs, cafes of Connaught Place’

New Delhi: The Delhi Police has issued an advisory to all eateries, pubs and cafes in Connaught Place asking them to ensure that weapons are not allowed into their premises, following an incident of accidental firing in one of popular coffee shops in the area. Read More »

‘India to be third largest economy by 2030’

PTI New Delhi Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Saturday said India is expected to become the third largest economy in the world by 2030 with GDP touching US$ 10 trillion, helped by consumption and investment growth. Currently, the size of the Indian economy is about US$ 2.9 trillion, he said while addressing students of the Shri Ram College of Commerce ... Read More »

Development work has endeared BJP to all sections of society: Modi

PTI New Delhi On the 39th foundation day of the Bharatiya Janata Party Saturday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi expressed confidence that its workers would be working day and night to ensure that the party and its allies are “blessed” by people in the Lok Sabha polls. In his tweets, he said the BJP was born with an unwavering commitment to ... Read More »

JeM operative for 2017 terror attack held

PTI New Delhi The NIA on Saturday arrested an operative of Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed in connection with the 2017 terror attack on a CRPF camp in South Kashmir, officials here said. Syed Hilal Andrabi, 35, of Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, was produced before a court which sent him to five days’ police custody, they said. He was arrested ... Read More »