Rajya Sabha Chairman accepts Mallya's fresh resignation

New Delhi, May 5 (PTI) Liquor baron Vijay Mallya’s tenure in the Rajya Sabha came to an end today with Chairman Hamid Ansari accepting his resignation after he sent a fresh letter under his signature, a day after his scanned offer was rejected on procedural grounds.

Announcing the decision…

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Wi-Fi service at Vijayawada, Kachiguda, Raipur rail stations

Raipur (Chhattisgarh), May 5 (ANI): Expanding the high speed Internet network facility, the Railways will launch the Google’s free Wi-Fi service at Andhra Pradesh’s Vijayawada, Hyderabad’s Kachiguda and Chhattisgarh’s Raipur stations on Thursday.

Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu will launch the facility through video conferencing from…

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India committed to strengthening ties with Israel

New Delhi, May 4  India is committed to strengthening ties with Israel, parliament was informed on Wednesday

“The Gulf and West Asia and North Africa (WANA) region forms part of India’s extended neighbourhood and is important for security and strategic reasons,” External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said in a…

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India exerting diplomatic pressure to ban Masood Azhar: Govt

New Delhi, May 4 (PTI) With China blocking India’s bid at the United Nations to proscribe Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar, government on Wednesday said it is exerting diplomatic pressure to remove the “technical hold” and get a ban imposed on him.

Minister of State for External Affairs…

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