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SC orders status quo in Karnataka rebel MLA resignations

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Karnataka:12/7/19:The Supreme Court has directed Karnataka Assembly Speaker KR Ramesh Kumar to maintain status quo as on today with regard to resignation and disqualification of 10 rebel MLAs. The matter would be heard again on Tuesday (16 July). The Apex asked whether the Speaker had the power to challenge its order, while hearing a plea moved by the Speaker against ...

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Union Minister Appeals to NGOs for dedicating one month every year towards the cause of Population Stabilisation

The Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare, Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, Dr. Harsh Vardhan addressing the gathering at the World Population Day, 2019 function, in New Delhi on July 11, 2019.
	The Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare, Shri Ashwini Kumar Choubey and other dignitaries are also seen.

Newdelhi:11/7/19:“Let us work towards not losing any pregnant woman and child to preventable causes”. This was stated by Dr Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare atthe inauguration of National Workshop on International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD)@ 25 years – Leveraging Partnerships’ on the occasion of World Population Day 2019 that also marks the 25 years since ...

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Centre prepares Rs 14,000 cr plan to reduce accidents on National Highways

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Newdelhi:118/7/19:Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari has said that the government has prepared a 14 thousand crore rupees project to identify accident black spots and plug gaps on National Highways to reduce casualties. In reply to a question in the Lok Sabha today, Mr Gadkari said, the Finance Ministry has given its in- principle approval to the project. He ...

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Karnataka Legislative Assembly Speaker received the resignation letters re-submitted by 10 Congress and JD(S) MLAs

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Bangalore:11/7/19:Karnataka Legislative Assembly Speaker received the resignation letters re-submitted by 10 Congress and JD(S) MLAs today and said he will take a decision based on the genuineness of the letters and whether they were voluntary in nature. Addressing media persons after receiving the resignation letters, Speaker Ramesh Kumar said he will inform the Supreme court about the procedure he will ...

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Lakhs of devotees to witness ‘Sandhya Darshan’ till 7 pm today

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Puri:11/7/19: Lakhs of devotees thronged Puri to witness ‘Sandhya Darshan’ of the Holy Trinity at Adapa Mandap inside Sri Gundicha temple since Thursday morning. Keeping tomorrow’s Bahuda Yatra and other rituals of the Lords in mind, the Shri Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) has decided to allow the devotees to have the Sandhya Darshan of the Lords till 7 pm today. ...

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BJP Legislature Party Karnataka will meet to discuss the poltical situation

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Karnataka;11/7/19:The BJP Legislature Party Karnataka will meet in Bengaluru today to discuss the situation arising out of spate of resignations by congress and JD(S) MLAs. The party lawmakers are also expected to work out strategies in case the HD Kumaraswamy government collapses. A delegation of BJP leaders met Governor Vajubhai Vala at Raj Bhawan yesterday and sought his intervention for ...

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Odisha Society of Americas felicitated Pandit Hari Prasad Chaurasia in Golden Jubilee Convention

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Atlantic City:10/7/19:The Odisha Society of Americas (OSA) held its 50th Annual Convention in Harrah’s Atlantic City, New Jersey, July 4-7, 2019. The Golden Jubilee Convention attracted attendees from around the globe to Atlantic City to reminisce OSA’s brilliant past, celebrate achievements of its members, and envision the future of the organization in the hands of the next generation of Odias, ...

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General darshan for devotees will be restricted from 7 pm tomorrow due to Bahuda rituals of Holy Trinity

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Puri:10/7/19: General darshan for devotees will be restricted from 7 pm tomorrow due to Bahuda rituals of Holy Trinity, informed Puri SP Umashankar Das on Wednesday. Lord Jagannath and his siblings will be offered the Bahuda rituals before the Yatra following which general darshan for devotees will be restricted for the devotees. Elaborate security arrangements have been made in order ...

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Odisha received a total grant of Rs 5800 crore to Rs 6000 crore in Rail Budget 2019

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Newdelhi:10/7/19: Odisha received a total grant of Rs 5800 crore to Rs 6000 crore in Rail Budget 2019. While Rs 1400 crore has been allocated for railway lines, Rs 180 crore has been granted for passenger amenities. Highlights Of Rail Budget-2019 For Odisha The Budget grants for 2019-20 for Railways in Odisha are almost the same as  given  in  the ...

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New Batch Of Over 5000 Pilgrims Leave From Jammu for Amarnath Yatra

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Jammu:10/7/19: Another batch of 5,273 pilgrims left Jammu on Wednesday to perform the ongoing Amarnath Yatra. Since the Yatra started this year on July 1, over 1.2 lakh pilgrims had Darshan inside the holy Cave shrine situated 3,888 metres above the sea-level in Kashmir Himalayas. The Cave shrine houses an ice stalagmite structure that symbolises mythical powers of Lord Shiva according ...

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