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AIMPLB seeks Ayodhya review

Refuses to accept 5-acre land for mosque, Sunni Waqf Board against move The All-India Muslim Personal Law Board (AIMPLB) in a unanimous decision on Sunday decided to file a review petition against the Supreme Court’s November 9 verdict on the Ram Janmabhoomi-Babri Masjid title suit. “We are not indulging in politics by deciding to file the review petition against...

Badrinath shrine closed to the public for winters

Total 1240929 pilgrims visit Badrinath this year, including 9135 on Sunday The Char Dham Yatra in Uttarakhand has come to an end with the closure of Badrinath temple to the public for the winters on Sunday. On the day of the shrine’s closure, a total of 9135 pilgrims were present. This year, a total of 1240929 people visited the...

RCom chairman Anil Ambani, four directors resign

Reliance Communications chairman Anil Ambani  and four other directors have resigned from the company, which is going through insolvency process, according to a regulatory filing. The chief financial officer of the debt-ridden company, Manikantan V, too has resigned, the filing said. “Anil D Ambani, Chhaya Virani, Manjari Kacker have tendered their resignation as Director of Company on November 15th,...

Rajdhani, Shatabdi meals set to make more hole in your pocket

Passengers onboard Rajdhani, Shatabdi and Duronto trains will have to pay more fare ranging from three to nine per cent if they opt for meals. The revised catering tariff shall be effective from March 29 next year. According to a new order, in first class AC and executive class of these trains, tea will cost Rs 35 (Rs 15...

Sena-NCP-Cong Govt will last 5 years: Pawar

We will consider Sena’s demand of CM post, says NCP supremo Amid an assertion by former Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis that no Government is possible in Maharashtra without the BJP, Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) president Sharad Pawar on Friday expressed confidence that the Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress Government would soon be formed in the State and it would last for a...

J P Nadda accorded warm welcome

Asks party workers to expose Congress president Rahul Gandhi and other Congress leaders who tried to mislead the people by their wrong statements. The national working president of the BJP, JP Nadda was accorded a warm welcome by the party workers and leaders on his arrival here on Saturday. He was received by the speaker of Uttarakhand Assembly Premchand...

BJP seeks Rahul’s apology,Cong ex-chief demands JPC

Following the Supreme Court’s clean chit to the Rafale deal, the BJP on Thursday lost no time in launching an all-out attack on the Congress and its ex-chief Rahul Gandhi demanding an apology from him. An undeterred Rahul hit back latching on to a separate judgment by Justice KM Joseph, who said the “petitioners can approach the CBI for...

SC’s clean chit to Rafale deal again

Top court rejects plea for FIR and further probe into aspects of pricing In a major relief to the ruling regime and a big setback to the Opposition, the Supreme Court on Thursday once again gave a clean chit to the Modi Government in the purchase of 36 fully-loaded Rafale fighter jets from French company Dassault Aviation, rejecting the...

Conduct third-party evaluation in SAGY villages: CM

Chief minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has directed that an outcome based third party evaluation be done of villages selected under the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY). The secretaries in charge of districts should visit the selected villages once in 45 days. Chief development officers should also visit these villages to physically inspect the development works. A tour calendar should...

Village adopted by Raj Babbar facing govt apathy

Representative of MP claims base line survey not done yet. Putting a question mark over the details provided by the officials about various development projects , Mohan Singh Negi, the representative of the Rajya Sabha MP, Raj Babbar, said that most of the information provided by the officials on the status of the projects in Lambagad village in Chamoli...