Government taking economy on right track: Sitharaman

New Delhi, Nov 24 : The confidence exhibited by some of the top international rating agencies in Indias economic trajectory shows that the Narendra Modi government is steering the economy in the right direction, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said here on Friday. Her comments came after rating agency Standard & Poor’s (S&P) on Friday kept […]

3 dead as 13 coaches of Patna-Vasco Express derails in UP, goods train derails in Odisha

New Delhi/Allahabad/Bhubaneswar, Nov 24 : At least three passengers were killed and seven others injured after 13 coaches of the Vasco Da Gama-Patna express jumped the track on Friday near Manikpur in Uttar Pradesh. In another incident, 14 wagons of a goods train loaded with coal derailed in Odisha’s Khurda Road. The Indian Railways announced […]

Rahul Gandhi addresses fishermen rally Porbandar

Porbandar, Nov 24 : Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi, addressing fishermen in Porbandar in poll-bound Gujarat, on Friday accused the ruling BJP in the state and Centre of working for a handful of industrialists and expressed confidence that the Congress would form the next government in the state. On a two-day visit to the state, […]

Assam Minister remark: Congress asks when will PM act

New Delhi, Nov 23 : The Congress on Thursday slammed Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma for his alleged ‘cancer is divine justice for sins’ remark and asked when will Prime Minister Narendra Modi act against such elements. “Now, BJP Minister and Convenor abuses India’s cancer patients and their families. “Mr PM, as you tacitly […]

Vyapam scam: CBI chargesheet names 592 in 2012 PMT test case

New Delhi, Nov 23 : The CBI on Thursday filed a chargesheet against 592 persons in the multi-crore Vyapam examination scam linked with 2012 Pre Medical Test (PMT) case. Of the total persons named in the chargesheet filed in Bhopal court, 245 are new names while remaining 347 are those who have already been named […]

Much of opposition to Aadhaar mere nuisance: Minister

New Delhi, Nov 23 : Much of the opposition to the use of Aadhaar cards for delivering government services on grounds of privacy being violated is a mere nuisance, Union Minister K.J. Alphons said here on Thursday. Even getting a visa often requires providing a lot of personal information, which can run into several pages, […]