Saturday, Dec 16 2017 | Time 03:21 Hrs(IST)
image
  • Mattis says North Korean ICBM not yet a "capable threat" against U'S'
  • Police arrest two drug dealers and seize charas worth Rs 60,000
  • Positive feedback on Ram Temple row : Ravi Shankar
  • U'S' says it wants Syrian govt to negotiate 'seriously' with opposition
  • Trump officials brief senators on Saudi reactors, enrichment a worry
  • Man with knife shot at Amsterdam airport; suspect is known offender
  • Earthquake of magnitude 6'5 hits off Java, Indonesia - USGS
Top News
PM urges NDA partners to push Govt agenda in Winter session

PM urges NDA partners to push Govt agenda in Winter session

New Delhi, Dec 15 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday asked the NDA alliance partners to push government’s agenda in Parliament, as a counter attack to opposition protests.

see more..
Govt to bear MDR fee on digital transactions up to Rs 2000

Govt to bear MDR fee on digital transactions up to Rs 2000

New Delhi, Dec 15 (UNI) Merchant Discount Rate (MDR) applicable on all debit card, BHIM UPI, AePS transactions up to Rs 2000 will be borne by the Government. “This facility will be for a period of two years with effect from January 1 next year and will be effected by reimbursing the same to the banks,” Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said while briefing media

see more..
President calls for education for all

President calls for education for all

Allahabad,Dec 15 (UNI) President Ram Nath Kovind stressed the need to equip the coming generation with education for building the nation.

see more..
Cong to file fresh plea in SC  for tallying EVM votes with VVPATS in 20 per cent booths.

Cong to file fresh plea in SC for tallying EVM votes with VVPATS in 20 per cent booths.

New Delhi, Dec 15 (UNI) After reports that the Supreme court had turned down a plea by the Gujarat Pradesh Congress Committee (GPCC) on Friday seeking direction to the Election Commission to count votes through paper trail attached to the EVMs in 20% of the polling booths in Gujarat, the Congress said the Apex court had allowed the party to wuthdraw its petition and file a fresh plea in the court in this regard.

see more..
Cabinet nod to Bill banning instant 'Triple Talaq'

Cabinet nod to Bill banning instant 'Triple Talaq'

New Delhi, Dec 15 (UNI) The Union Cabinet on Friday approved the much talked about Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2017 that seeks to provide punishment for instant Triple Talaq and gives victims the right to seek maintenance from their former spouses.

see more..
Follow ethics and principles, President tells students

Follow ethics and principles, President tells students

Lucknow, Dec 15 (UNI) President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday urged student community to become job creators rather than remain just job seekers and advised them to follow the path of ethics and principles to attain true success in whichever walk of life they chose.

see more..
Vice Prez inaugurates World Telugu Conference in Hyderabad

Vice Prez inaugurates World Telugu Conference in Hyderabad

Hyderabad, Dec 15 (UNI) The prestigious five-day World Telugu Conference (WTC) being hosted by the country's youngest state-Telangana-got off to a dazzling start at the tastefully decorated Lal Bahadur Stadium, here on Friday evening.

see more..
14 shops gutted in a massive fire in Srinagar

14 shops gutted in a massive fire in Srinagar

Srinagar, Dec 15 (UNI) As many as 14 shops were gutted in a massive fire which broke out in a commercial area in the summer capital here.

see more..
Rescheduling Winter Session not unprecedented: Vijay Goel

Rescheduling Winter Session not unprecedented: Vijay Goel

New Delhi, Dec 15 (UNI) Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Vijay Goel on Friday said the current Winter Session of Parliament is not the only one which has been shortened or rescheduled.

see more..
Nepali PM ‘eager to hand over’ power

Nepali PM ‘eager to hand over’ power

Kathmandu, Dec 15 (UNI) Nepali Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba has said he was eager to hand over power to a new leader but added that he would not resign as demanded by the CPN-UML, whose Chairman KP Oli appears to set to succeed him.

see more..
image