Wednesday, Feb 19 2020 | Time 18:13 Hrs(IST)
  • Anti-CAA: Opposition supporting anti-national forces, says Yogi
  • Cabinet approves elevation of BISAG as BISAG(N) under MEITY
  • CCEA approves upward revision of interest subvention under DIDF
  • UP govt has no project pending on river linking: Minister
  • Top commander among 3 militants killed in Tral encounter
  • MP CM bows to Shivaji
  • Tapas Pal's death: Mamata becomes 'explosive,' accuses BJP of 'revenge'
  • Javadekar unveils India 2020 book
  • Twenty-three militants killed in 10 operations, 40 OGWs arrested since Jan in J&K: DGP
  • Cabinet approves Swachh Bharat Mission (Grameen) Phase-II
  • Cabinet nod for historic ART Regulation Bill 2020
  • Youth run over by truck in Jalna
  • Periodic breaks helps: Kohli
  • Periodic breaks helps: Kohli
  • Cabinet approves revamping of Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana

Nadda, Shah pay homage to Pulwama martyrs

New Delhi, Feb 14 (UNI) BJP president J P Nadda and Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday paid tributes to over 40 CRPF personnel martyred in a terror attack a year ago in Pulwama.
''I bow to the soldiers of CRPF who were martyred in the terrorist attack in Pulwama, Jammu and Kashmir last year,'' Mr Nadda said in his missive.

''The country will always remember the martyrdom of our brave soldiers. We are all united and committed to ending terrorism at the root,'' he said.
Mr Shah also paid homage to the martyrs of Pulwama attack.
''India will forever be grateful of our bravehearts and their families who made supreme sacrifice for the sovereignty and integrity of our motherland,'' he said in his tweet.
Commerce and Industry Minister Piyush Goyal also paid his tributes, saying ''We will never let your sacrifices go in vain, and our generations will continue to take inspiration on how to fully dedicate oneself to the country.''
On February 14, 2019, over 40 Central Reserve Police Force personnel were killed in a deadly terror attack by the suicide bomber of Pakistan-backed Jaish-e-Mohammad in Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, which caused a nationwide protest.
Subsequently, on February 26, the Indian Air Force launched a counter-terror attack against the terror camps in Balakot in Pakistan.
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CCEA approves upward revision of interest subvention under DIDF

19 Feb 2020 | 6:02 PM

New Delhi, Feb 19 (UNI) The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) on Wednesday gave approval for upward revision of interest subvention from "upto 2 per cent" to "upto 2.5 per cent" under the scheme Dairy processing and Infrastructure Development Fund (DIDF)with the revised outlay of Rs 11,184 crore.

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National NGOs look at leveraging domestic fundraising and innovation for sustainability

19 Feb 2020 | 5:54 PM

New Delhi, Feb 19 (UNI) With international funding slowing and domestic fundraising taking off strongly, local NGOs have to up their game to win hearts, minds and donations from local companies.
A three-day workshop from 18 to 20 February, 2020 by Smile Foundation in association with Wilde Ganzen’s Change the Game Academy in Delhi seeks to help organizations crack the local fundraising.

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Javadekar unveils India 2020 book

Javadekar unveils India 2020 book

19 Feb 2020 | 5:46 PM

New Delhi, Feb 19 (UNI) Union Minister Prakash Javadekar on Wednesday unveiled Annual Reference India/Bharat 2020 book, a complete reference manual for all people including those appearing for competitive examinations.

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Tapas Pal's death: Mamata becomes 'explosive,' accuses BJP of 'revenge'

19 Feb 2020 | 5:41 PM

New Delhi/Kolkata, Feb 19 (UNI) Infusing 'more tension' in the BJP-Trinamool 'relation,' Trinamool Congress supremo and Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday accused the BJP of adopting 'revengeful attitude' towards late actor-turned politician Tapas Pal-arrested by the CBI for his alleged link to Rose Valley Chit Fund scam in December 2016.
Paying her tributes to late Pal before his last journey in Kolkata, Ms Banerjee also termed the passing away of the actor 'most untimely.'
'Tapas Pal had undergone series of insults and humiliations during his jail imprisonment. The BJP is adopting revengeful attitude towards Bengal,' Ms Banerjee observed.

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Cabinet nod for historic ART Regulation Bill 2020

Cabinet nod for historic ART Regulation Bill 2020

19 Feb 2020 | 5:38 PM

New Delhi, Feb 19 (UNI) The Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved the historic Assisted Reproductive Technology Regulation Bill 2020 that seeks to regulate the Assisted Reproductive Technology services in the country and provide infertile couples with ethical practices in Assisted reproductive technology (ART).

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