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Delhi Metro Phase-IV: Centre examining proposal

Delhi Metro Phase-IV: Centre examining proposal

NEW DELHI: The Centre is examining the proposal for Phase-IV of after it was forwarded by the city government in the last week of December, Parliament was informed on Thursday. In reply to a written question in , minister of state for housing and urban affairs Hardeep Singh Puri said […]

Delhi: Over 27k children went missing in 3 years

Delhi: Over 27k children went missing in 3 years

NEW DELHI: Over 27,000 children in the national capital had gone missing between 2015 and 2018 November-end, of whom nearly 70 per cent were traced by the , the was informed on Wednesday. Minister of State for Home Affairs , in a written reply, said out of the 27,356 during […]

‘Lack of strategy led to Kutami?s drubbing‘

‘Lack of strategy led to Kutami?s drubbing‘

HYDERABAD: Jana Samithi (TJS) founder-president M Kodandaram on Tuesday said the failure of Praja Kutami to go to the doorsteps of the voters with its manifesto and not having an early joint strategy to beat chief minister K Chandrasekhar Rao at his own game resulted in the Kutami‘s drubbing in […]

Madrassa teachers to AAP: Raise pay issue in RS

Madrassa teachers to AAP: Raise pay issue in RS

LUCKNOW: Claiming that salaries of over 25,000 madrassa teachers in UP have not been paid for over 34 months, the Madrasas Teachers? Union has urged MP Sanjay Singh to take up the issue in the Rajya Sabha. Subsequently, Singh, who is MP, has shot a letter to human resource development […]

Triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha today

Triple talaq bill in Rajya Sabha today

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha was all set to witness a faceoff between the government and the Opposition over the triple talaq bill on this year?s last day, with both sides determined to slug it out over their respective stands. The Opposition is determined to send the bill to a […]

Congress-JD(S) coalition will continue even after LS Polls: Hariprasad

Congress-JD(S) coalition will continue even after LS Polls: Hariprasad

MANGALURU: Senior Congress leader and MP B K Hariprasad said here on Friday that the Congress-JD(S) coalition government will continue even after the election. Hariprasad told reporters that there is no need of apprehension with regard to the existence of Congress-JD(S) coalition after the Lok Sabha election. He said Congress […]

Transgender community protests against bill passed in Lok Sabha

Transgender community protests against bill passed in Lok Sabha

MYSURU: Demanding the repealing of the (Protection of Rights) Bill passed by the Lok Sabha on December 17, transgenders united under the banner of the city-based Ashodaya Academy staged a protest on Wednesday, and threatened to launch an indefinite if they were not given their rights. More than 25 members […]

Bimal Jalan to head panel to decide on RBI?s surplus transfer

Bimal Jalan to head panel to decide on RBI?s surplus transfer

MUMBAI: Former RBI governor will chair a panel, which will decide on the ideal level of reserves for the central bank and how much can be transferred to the government. On Wednesday, RBI said the decision to appoint Jalan, who headed the central bank during the former NDA regime, was […]

PM Narendra Modi to visit Rae Bareli on Sunday

PM Narendra Modi to visit Rae Bareli on Sunday

LUCKNOW: Prime Minister will visit on Sunday Rae Bareli, his first trip to the traditional seat of the Gandhi family. He will also visit Allahabad to review preparations for the to be held in the city next year. Uttar Pradesh Bharatiya Janata Party media co-incharge Navin Srivastava told , “Prime […]

‘Build Sita?s statue beside Ram?s in Ayodhya‘

‘Build Sita?s statue beside Ram?s in Ayodhya‘

LUCKNOW: Congress veteran former MP has urged UP chief minister to honour Sita with the respect that is long overdue ? by halving the height of Ram?s proposed 221-m height statue and making one of Sita alongside her husband. In a letter to Yogi who was in Janakpur, Nepal, on […]