Friday , 19 April 2019

National News

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. Please like & share: 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 »

Pak partially opens airspace for west-bound flights

PTI New Delhi Pakistan has opened one of its 11 air routes for west-bound flights from India and airlines such as Air India and Turkish Airlines have started using it, said a senior government official Saturday. “Pakistan has been opening its airspace in tranches. On Thursday, it opened one of the 11 routes for west-bound flights. Therefore, airlines such as ... Read More »

Sumitra frees BJP to make a choice

New Delhi/Indore: With the BJP appearing to be in a dilemma over fielding her, outgoing Lok Sabha Speaker and eight-time MP from Indore, Sumitra Mahajan Friday opted out of contesting the general elections saying she has freed the party to make its choice. Please like & share: Read More »

BJP transformed northeastern states: Amit Shah

Imphal: BJP president Amit Shah, who is on an election campaign tour of the north east states, on Friday said that his party has transformed the entire northeastern region in the past few years. Please like & share: Read More »

SC says Bengaluru sewage water to be used for irrigation

New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday lifted a stay it imposed earlier on the Karnataka government’s scheme to pump secondary treated water from sewage plants in Bengaluru to minor irrigation tanks in the water-starved districts of Kolar and Chikkaballapur. Please like & share: Read More »