Maliwal questioned by ACB, gets a week to respond

New Delhi, Sep 19 : Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) Swati Maliwal on Monday said she was questioned by the ACB over alleged illegalities and asked to answer 27 questions within a week. Anti-Corruption Bureau officials spoke to Maliwal at length at her office regarding allegations that she appointed employees without following due procedure. This […]

Release 3,000 cusecs daily to Tamil Nadu, Cauvery panel tells Karnataka

New Delhi, Sep 19 : The Cauvery Supervisory Committee on Monday ordered the Karnataka government to release 3,000 cusecs of river water daily to Tamil Nadu between September 21 and 30, a senior officer said. The committee handles matters related to the river water dispute. “The order was passed after a meeting attended by officials […]

High time to teach Pakistan a lesson: Naidu

Hyderabad, Sep 19 : Union Information and Broadcasting Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu on Monday called upon international community to work towards declaring Pakistan a “terrorist state” and said that it is high time to “teach a lesson” to perpetrators of Sunday’s Uri terror attack. “Pakistan is aiding, abetting, funding and training terrorists and it has […]

Dharma Life powers 150,000 students to read with solar lanterns

New Delhi, Sep 19 : Taking forward its “Lighting Up Young Minds” (LUYM) campaign, Dharma Life – an initiative of Gajam India Pvt Ltd – held reading sessions using solar lanterns for over 150,000 rural students in 1,400 villages across India on the occasion of International Literacy Day earlier this month. The initiative is focused […]

NIA waiting for MHA nod to probe Uri attack

New Delhi, Sep 19 : A six-member NIA team is in Srinagar, waiting for the Union Home Ministry’s orders to take over probe into the terror attack on the Uri army camp in Jammu and Kashmir that left 18 soldiers dead, official sources said on Monday. Informed sources said the National Investigation Agency (NIA) team, […]

Diabetes camps in over 200 cities to detect unnoticed cases

Mumbai, Sep 19 : Mass diabetes check-up camps, aiming to detect cases which go unnoticed, will be organised on September 25, 2016, in 200 cities across the country covering over a lakh persons. The camps, a joint initiative of IIT Mumbai, Gadge Diabetes Care and Rotary International, will be organised under the banner of CURED […]