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President of India calls upon Shri Ram College of Commerce to set itself higher benchmarks of excellence

NewDelhi(ONT Bureau)20/2/17:The President of India, Shri Pranab Mukherjee addressed the inaugural Ceremony of the 90th Anniversary of Shri Ram College of Commerce today (February 20, 2017) in New Delhi. Speaking on the occasion, the President said global rankings of Indian higher educational institutions remain poor. After several years of efforts, he is satisfied that at least three institutions of higher ...

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MoU signed between NSFDC, M/O SJ&E & Development Commissioner

New Delhi(PIB)20/2/17:A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between the National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation NSFDC, Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment and Development Commissioner (Handicrafts), Ministry of Textiles in the presence of Shri Thaawar Chand Gehlot, Minister of Social Justice & Empowerment and Smt. SmritiZubinIraniMinister of Textiles here today. Senior Officers of both the Ministries, DC (Handicrafts) ...

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TamilNadu :DMK lawmakers have said that the trust vote is illegal

Chennai: 20/2/17:Two days after Tamil Nadu assembly expressed confidence in the Edappadi K Palaniswami government amidst ruckus created by the DMK after Speaker P Dhanapal refused secret ballot, the party on Monday challenged the issue to the Madras High Court. The party’s request to cancel the vote is likely to be heard on Tuesday. On Saturday, Palaniswami won the vote ...

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Shri Piyush Goyal addresses the International Conference on NexGen Technologies for Mining and Fuel Industries

New Delhi(PIB)17/2/17:Shri Piyush Goyal, Minister of State (IC) for Power, Coal, New and Renewable Energy, Mines, addressing the Valedictory Session of the International Conference on NexGen Technologies for Mining and Fuel Industries – NxGnMiFu – 2017 said that the country has become coal and power surplus because of the efforts put up by the Indian Coal Mining Companies and the ...

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Home Ministry To Take Action Against Senior IPS Officer

Bhubaneswar:14/2/17: In response to the complaint lodged by an RTI activist against senior IPS officer of Odisha cadre on his gross misuse of power and authority, the Centre has sought a report in this connection from the state Home department. As per the complaint lodged by the RTI activist Jayant Das, Special DG of Odisha Crime Branch, BK Sharma has ...

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Centre cautions Chief Ministers to execute Real Estate Act within timelines

New Delhi(PIB)13/2/17:With buyers entitled to seek relief under the Real Estate (Regulation & Development) Act,2016 with effect from the first of May this year, the central government has cautioned the States of a serious situation of vacuum arising if necessary institutional mechanisms, as required under the Act were not put in place before that. In the context of only four ...

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Four terrorists have been killed in an ongoing encounter

Srinagar:12/2/17: At least two army personnel were martyred and four terrorists have been killed in an ongoing encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam. Three other soldiers have been injured sources said. The encounter had started early this morning in Yaripora of Kulgam district after receiving specific inputs about presence of the militants in the village.

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700 websites have been illegally manipulated by hackers

New Delhi:12/2/17(ONT Bureau)Days after Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) revealed that about 700 websites have been illegally manipulated by hackers, on Sunday MHA website was hacked. As soon as the hacking was detected, the MHA website was immediately blocked by the National Informatics Centre. Computer emergency response teams are looking into the incident sources said. Notably, in January, suspected Pakistan ...

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Former Lok Sabha Speaker Rabi Ray admitted to central ICU

Cuttack:(ONT Bureau)12/2/17: Former Lok Sabha Speaker Rabi Ray has been taken ill and admitted to central ICU of SCB Medical College and Hospital here on Sunday. Rabi has been suffering from pneumonia for last some days and was also admitted to a private hospital before. The octogenarian is reportedly facing breathing problems and so hre had to be shifted from ...

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India Successfully Test Fires Exo-Atmospheric Interceptor Missile

Balasore(ONT Bureau ) 11/2/17:At 0745 hrs today, India successfully conducted a test wherein an incoming ballistic missile target was intercepted by an exo-atmospheric interceptor missile off the Bay of Bengal. With this commendable scientific achievement, India has crossed an important milestone in building its overall capability towards enhanced security against incoming ballistic missile threats. It has entered an exclusive club ...

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