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Only 'Brahma' Modi knows about date of House session: Congress

NEW DELHI; The Congress on Tuesday alleged that the government is delaying the winter session of Parliament to avoid questions from the opposition on issues like unemployment, corruption, GST and allegations against Amit Shah's son Jay Shah, which could expose them in the Gujarat polls.

SDM asks youth to play an important role in strengthening of democratic setup

JALANDHAR: Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Jalandhar (I)  Rajeev Verma today said that the youth could play an important role in strengthening of democratic set up by enrolling themselves as voters.

Microsoft India cybersecurity centre empowers 126 organisations

NEW DELHI:  Microsoft India on Tuesday said its "Cybersecurity Engagement Centre" in New Delhi has reached out to 126 organisations in a year, empowering them with information and techniques to secure critical information infrastructure and help reduce malware and digital risk in the country.

Male family planning surgeries fortnight to be observed from Nov 21 to Dec 4

Bathinda: The male family planning surgery fortnight is being observed from Nov 21 to Dec 4, 2017 wherein the vasectomy (male sterilization) operations will be conducted free of cost at the government hospitals. Giving information in this context Deputy Commissioner Diprava Lakra stated that the campaign is being run following the guidelines of Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

India's Dalveer Bhandari re-elected to world court as Britain bows to UN majority

UNITED NATIONS:  Judge Dalveer Bhandari was re-elected to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Monday as the General Assembly rallied behind him in a show of strength that made Britain bow to the majority and withdraw its candidate Christopher Greenwood.

Congress declares roadmap for Rahul's elevation to President

NEW DELHI; The Congress Working Committee on Monday approved the road map for what looks like an unopposed elevation of its Vice President, Rahul Gandhi, as party President, barring an unexpected contest, enabling the passing of the mantle from his mother, who was at the helm for 19 years.

Body of RSS worker found in Meerut

LUCKNOW: The body of a Rashtriya Swayamsewak Singh (RSS) worker was found in a sack in Uttar Pradesh's Meerut city, police said on Monday.

Bangladesh seeks China's support for repatriation of Rohingyas

DHAKA:  Bangladesh announced on Sunday that it was seeking China's support in urging Myanmar to allow the more than 600,000 Rohingyas who fled sectarian violence in western Rakhine state to return.

Journalist Manik Banerjee, Lt Col Jamwal receive mountaineering awards

NEW DELHI: Veteran mountaineer and journalist Manik Banerjee has been awarded the lifetime achievement award by the Indian Mountaineering Foundation (IMF) in recognition of his contribution to mountaineering over four decades, an IMF release said on Sunday.

Rural development & panchayat minister appeals people to join cooperative movement

CHANDIGARH: Rural Development and panchayat, water supply and sanitation minister  Tript Rajinder Singh Bajwa exhorted the people of Punjab to join cooperative movement so as to mitigate the woes of farmers in the face ongoing agri-crisis. He was delivering his keynote address at the 64th cooperative week function.

Sukhbir Badal assigns MC polls duties to senior leaders

CHANDIGARH: Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) president S. Sukhbir Singh Badal today announced formation of coordination and screening committees under supervision of the senior leadership of SAD, while bracing up the party for coming Municipal Corporation polls in the state.

My path belongs to me, says Kush Sinha

NEW DELHI: Actor-politician Shatrughan Sinha's son Kush Sinha, who is making a name for himself by directing short films, is not intimidated by the success of his father and sister Sonakshi. He says they have their own paths and he won't let that affect him.

Modi's silence doesn't augur well for India's democracy

Even as camera-friendly and Internet-savvy Prime Minister Narendra Modi waxes eloquent on his "Beti Padhao Beti Bachao" campaign, the right-wing fringe elements openly threaten a leading actress -- an inspiration and role model for thousands of young Indian girls -- under his government's nose. Modi and his government have done nothing but maintain silence, ultimately amounting to indirect approval and further encouraging these elements.

India denies talks with UK for Bhandari's withdrawal from ICJ election

UNITED NATIONS:  India has shot down rumours that it was in talks with the UK for Judge Dalveer Bhandari to withdraw in favour of the British candidate, Christopher Greenwood, in the deadlocked election to the International Court of Justice (ICJ).

Vigilance nabs ASI, Head Constable in bribery case

Chandigarh: State Vigilance Bureau, during its ongoing campaign against corruption today nabbed an Assistant Sub Inspector (ASI) and Head Constable red-handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 50,000/-.

 

 

'An Insignificant Man': Significantly eulogizing

Film: "An Insignificant Man"; Directors: Khushboo Ranka, Vinay Shukla; Cast: Arvind Kejriwal, Yogendra Yadav, Santosh Koli, Sheila Dikshit; Rating: **1/2

CCPA likely to take call on Winter Session

NEW DELHI:  The Cabinet Committee on Parliamentary Affairs (CCPA) is meeting on Friday to decide on the dates for a possible short winter session of both the Houses after the election campaign in Gujarat ends on December 12.

Kanwar Sandhu's Defence of UK national arrested for targeted killings prompted by personal Gains, Says Rana Gurjit

CHANDIGARH: Lambasting AAP leader Kanwar Sandhu for casting doubts over the arrest of a UK national in the targeted killing cases, Punjab Power and Irrigation Minister Rana Gurjit has accused him of strong personal and financial motivation for coming to the defense of an accused charged with militant and disruptive activities.

Modi to spearhead Gujarat campaign from November 18

Gandhinagar: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will spreahead the BJP campaigning for the Gujarat elections from around November 18, BJP sources said on Wednesday.

Rahul's elevation likely after Gujarat elections

New Delhi: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's elevation as party President is likely to take place after the Gujarat assembly polls in December, as many in the party feel that election to the post amid poll campaigning could dilute its focus.

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