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Prime Minister says Government open to discuss all issues in Parliament

Newdelhi:18/11/19:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi described the current session of Parliament as a very important one as it would be the Rajya Sabha’s 250th Session and also the 70th Year of the Indian Constitution. Prime Minister was addressing the Media before the commencement of the Winter Session of Parliament today. He praised the Rajya Sabha for playing a major role in putting ...

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Lok Sabha witnesses sloganeering during Question Hour

Newdelhi:18/11/19:Lok Sabha on Monday witnessed sloganeering during the Question Hour seeking the release of detained Jammu and Kashmir National Conference leader Farooq Abdullah. Opposition MPs continued chanting of slogans protesting against the lack of stability in Jammu and Kashmir. As soon as the House met for the day, Prince Raj from the Samastipur Parliamentary constituency in Bihar, Himadri Singh from ...

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Justice SA Bobde takes oath as 47th Chief Justice of India

Newdelhi:18/11/19:Justice Sharad Arvind Bobde took oath as the 47th Chief Justice of India on Monday. President Ram Nath Kovind administered him the oath of office at Rashtrapati Bhavan. Justice Bobde succeeds Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who retired on Sunday. Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla, former Prime Minister Dr Manmohan Singh, Home Minister ...

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Bhubaneswar have failed to comply with the requirements of IS 10500:2012

Bhubaneswar:17/11/19: Odisha’s capital city, Bhubaneswar has secured the second position and tied with Hyderabad in the latest survey conducted by the Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS). Union Minister of Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution, Ram Vilas Paswan, released the report on Saturday. In Hyderabad, Bhubaneswar, and Ranchi, one sample each failed to pass Indian standards. Of the 10 samples that ...

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AIMPLB to file review petition against SC verdict on RamJamabhumi

Newdelhi:17/11/19:The All India Muslim Personal Law Board, AIMPLB, will file a review petition against the Supreme Court verdict on the Ayodhya issue. The decision was taken at the executive body meeting of the AIMPLB in Lucknow today. This was stated by AIMPLB Secretary, Zafaryab Jilani at a media briefing held after the meeting. He said it is their right to ...

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Sri Lanka’s former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa wins Presidential election

Sri Lanka: 17/11/19;Sri Lanka’s former Defence Secretary Gotabaya Rajapaksa has won the Presidential election. He is the brother of former President Mahinda Rajapaksa. Gotabaya got 52.25 per cent of the total valid votes. According to the final vote count released by the country’s Election commission, he received around 6.9 million votes against his main rival, Sajith Premadasa who got around ...

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Winter Session of Parliament begins tomorrow

Newdelhi:17/11/19:The Winter Session of Parliament begins tomorrow. The Session will have 20 sittings. It will end on the 13th of next month. Ahead of the Session, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today assured at all-party meeting that the government is ready to discuss all issues. During the meeting in New Delhi, Mr Modi said the most important job of Parliament is ...

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Home Minister launches winter-grade diesel suitable for extreme winters of up to -30O Celcius for Ladakh Region

Newdelhi:17/11/19:Union Home Minister ShriAmit Shah presided over a function to launch a special winter-grade diesel, developed by Indian Oil Corporation (Indian Oil), for the high-altitude regions of Ladakh through a video-link here today. Shri Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of Petroleum & Natural Gas and Steel, and Shri Jamyang Tsering Namgyal, MP of Ladakh were also present on the occasion. Motorists in ...

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Prime Minister attends All Parties Leaders Meeting ahead of Winter Session of Parliament beginning tomorrow

Newdelhi:17/11/19:Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi attended the All Parties Leaders meeting here today. Leaders from all major political parties were present on this occasion and they put forth their views on the upcoming session of Parliament. In his remarks, Prime Minister observed that this session of the Parliament will be a special occasion for it will mark the 250th session ...

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Union Minister for Defense holds various bilateral meetings on the sidelines of ADMM-Plus in Bangkok

Bangkok:17/11/19:Raksha Mantri Shri Rajnath Singh is in Thailand’s capital Bangkok to attend the 6thASEAN Defence Ministers’ Meeting-Plus (ADMM-Plus). Today, on the sidelines of ADMM-Plus, Raksha Mantri held bilateral meetings with US Secretary of Defence Dr Mark T Esper, Deputy Prime Minister of Thailand General Prawit Wongsuwan, Defence Minister of Japan Mr Taro Kono, Defence Minister of Australia Ms Linda Reynolds ...

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