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Naveen Patnaik, got emotional while recalling the days when the two leaders worked together.


Bhubaneswar:16/8/18: Many political leaders rushed to All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in New Delhi to enquire about health condition former Prime Minister Atal Behari Vajpayee.He was dropped and he was put on life-support system. Odisha Chief Minister, Naveen Patnaik, got emotional while recalling the days when the two leaders worked together. Patnaik said, “Mr. Vajpayee is a great leader ...

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Atal Bihari Vajpayee, charismatic former PM is no more


New Delhi:16/8/18; Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, one of India’s most charismatic leaders who led the nation through several crises and held together a tenuous coalition with his inclusive politics, died here today. He was 93. Vajpayee, a bachelor, is survived by his adopted daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya. His death was announced by the All India Institute of Medical Sciences ...

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Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee health has worsened


New Delhi:16/8/18: Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee, who has been admitted for the last nine weeks at AIIMS, Delhi, is on life support system. His health has worsened since Tuesday and is critical, an official statement by AIIMS said late on Wednesday evening. 93-year-old Mr Vajpayee was admitted to the hospital on June 11 with a kidney tract infection, ...

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PM addresses nation from ramparts of Red Fort on 72nd Independence Day

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi addressing the Nation on the occasion of 72nd Independence Day, in Delhi on August 15, 2018.

Newdelhi:15/8/18:The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today addressed the nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort, on the occasion of the 72nd Independence Day. Asserting that India is today brimming with self-confidence, the Prime Minister mentioned developments such as the success of Navika Sagar Parikrama by six young women naval officers, and the achievements of young Indian sportspersons from humble ...

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Union Petroleum Minister took a special preparatory meeting on organising SC-ST Conclave -2018


Bhubaneswar:14/8/18: Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan on Tuesday took a special preparatory meeting on organising SC-ST Conclave -2018 at Bhubaneswar on August 30. The meeting was attended by representatives from NTPC, NALCO, NSIC, MCL, Paradeep Port Trust, SBI and various other CPSEs and Banks. Minister said that all the stakeholders must play their role for the success of the SC-ST Conclave. ...

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Film Actor Akshay Kumar Becomes Brand Ambassador for Road Safety Campaigns


Newdelhi:14/8/18:Union Minister for Road Transport & Highways, Shipping, Water Resources, River Development and Ganga Rejuvenation Shri Nitin Gadkari today launched three short films for generating public awareness towards road safety. Film actor Shri Akshay Kumar has featured in these films, which are directed by Shri R.Balki. In a function attended by MoS Shri Mansukh L Mandavia in New Delhi, Shri ...

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Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that the saffron party will fight next elections alone


Bhubaneswar:13/8/18: Dismissing the rumours about a secret pact between the BJP and the BJD, Union HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar on Sunday said that the saffron party will fight next elections alone. There have been speculation about the same after the ruling regional party supported the NDA-backed candidate in the election for the Rajya Sabha deputy chairman’s post earlier this week. “BJD and many other political ...

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Former Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee passed away


Kolkata (India):13/8/18:At the age of 89, Monday Morning Somnath Chatterjee , Former Lok Sabha Speaker passed away. Admitted in Private Hospital, Chatterjee takes his last breath at 8:15 am in the hospital. Doctor’s gave their statement that the cause of his death was a cardiac arrest. The Communist Party of India (Marxist) veteran was suffering from kidney ailment and was ...

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New Chairperson of Appellate Tribunal for Electricity

Smt. Justice Manjula Chellur swearing in as the Chairperson, Appellate Tribunal for Electricity, in New Delhi on August 13, 2018.

Newdelhi:13/8/18:Smt. Justice Manjula Chellur took Oath as Chairperson, Appellate Tribunal for Electricity, Ministry of Power, here today. Prior to this, Smt. Justice Manjula Chellur was Chief Justice of Bombay High Court. Technical Members Shri I.J. Kapoor, Shri B.N. Talukdar, Judicial Member Justice N.K. Patil and Technical Member Shri S.D. Dubey were present on the occasion.  Tribunal Bar Association President Shri ...

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MHA Advisory against use of National Flag made of plastic


Newdelhi:13/8/18;Ahead of the Independence Day, the Ministry of Home Affairs has issued an Advisory to the Chief Secretaries/Administrators of all State Governments/UT Administrations, Secretaries of all Ministries / Departments of Govt. of India to ensure strict compliance of the provisions contained in the ‘Flag Code of India,  2002’ and ‘The Prevention of Insults to National Honour Act, 1971’. The Advisory ...

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