Archive for March, 2017

Palestinian deputy PM resigns

Ramallah, March 31: Deputy Prime Minister of the Palestinian unity government Mohamed Mustafa, who is additionally the minister of economy, resigned on Tuesday, in step with Palestinian officers.

Adnan Jolani, a media adviser to Mustafa, told Xinhua news agency that the deputy prime minister submitted his resignation at the weekly…

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Five lecturers among seven killed in Haryana accident

Chandigarh, March 31: 5 lecturers and 2 students of a private engineering faculty were killed in an accident between their institute’s bus and a truck in Haryana, police said on Tuesday.

Nineteen people, mostly students, were injured  within the accident that happened on the Saha-Shahzadpur road in Ambala…

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No one can predict Rahul’s return, says Javadekar

New Delhi, March 31: One will predict a solar and eclipse however not once Congress vice chairman Rahul Gandhi can come back to active politics, BJP leader Prakash Javadekar said on Tuesday.

Speaking on the sidelines of an occasion of his environment ministry, Javadekar told: “One will predict a solar…

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SC notice to Advani, Joshi over Babri demolition

New Delhi, March 31: The Supreme Court on Tuesday issued notice to senior BJP leaders L.K. Advani and Murli Manohar Joshi on a petition difficult the Allahabad high court finding of fact discharging them of criminal conspiracy within the demolition of the Babri masjid in 1992.

Besides the 2…

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Navy ships to assist evacuation from Yemen

New Delhi, March 31: The Indian Navy’s new vice chief P. Murugesan on Tuesday said the navy can assist in evacuation of Indians from Yemen.

After taking charge at a bright ceremony control at the South Block lawns on Tuesday, vice admiral Murugesan told reporters that the 2 warships…

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Late decision on rate cut by U.S. to help India

By R.C. Rajamani

 

Frequent media speculation about differences between government and the Reserve Bank of India may be juicy news but certainly does not help either the government or RBI in going ahead with their policy formulations and decisions. RBI governor Dr Raghuram Rajan is his own man…

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Modi meets ministers holding independent charge

New Delhi, March 31: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday met ministers of state with independent charge for feedback on the funcctioning of their ministries, sources said.

“He mentioned different problems with all ministers. The prime minister asked ministers to keep up transparency in work,” said a minister who was…

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Kangana, Madhavan, Raghu to join ‘Masterchef’ gang for finale

New Delhi, March 31: Makers of cooking-based reality TV show “MasterChef India 4” are set to roll out a really grand finale on April twelve. “Tanu Weds Manu Returns” stars like Kangana Ranaut and R. Madhavan, also as Raghu Ram can return to inject enthusiasm among contestants and root…

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Goodricke to focus on branded teas

Kolkata, March 31: City-based tea grower Goodricke group Ltd on Monday aforesaid it’ll gradually shift its focus towards branded teas because it ensures a gradual flow of income.

“We can currently gradually shift our focus to branded teas as this business provides a gradual flow of income, tho…

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Pakistan hangs four convicts

Islamabad, March 31: Four death row convicts were hanged on Tuesday in different jails in Pakistan’s Punjab province, a media report aforesaid.

Mohammad Riaz, who was guilty of killing a person in 2008 throughout a robbery was hanged in Sargodha Jail. this is the primary execution during this jail…

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