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DG resolves issue over absence with MP Assembly Speaker
Bhopal, July 19 (IANS) Director General of Madhya Pradesh Police, V.K. Singh, whose absence from the Assembly gallery during discussions on the Home department had led to an unprecedented deferment of the Home Minister's reply in the House, met the Speaker to resolve the issue on Friday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics
Karnataka Assembly adjourned till Monday without floor test
Bengaluru, July 19 (IANS) The Karnataka Assembly was on Friday adjourned till Monday without a floor test despite Governor Vajubhai Vala extending the deadline he gave on Thursday to Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy for proving his majority.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Priyanka detained in UP, refuses to fill bail bond
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh), July 19 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi remained in detention here on Friday as she refused to fill the bail bond, eight hours after she was driven to a guest house after she insisted on proceeding to Sonebhadra district in Uttar Pradesh where 10 people were killed in clashes over a land dispute on Wednesday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
50% nominated posts in Andhra for SCs, STs, BCs, minorities
Amaravati, July 19 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh government on Friday decided to give 50 per cent of the nominated posts and 50 per cent of the contracts on nomination basis to the scheduled castes, scheduled tribes, backward classes and minorities.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Human Interest/Society,Politics
J&K Governor, Union minister flag off first fleet of e-buses in Srinagar
Srinagar, July 19 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik and Union Minister for Heavy Industries and Public Enterprise Arvind Ganpat Sawant on Friday flagged off a fleet of electric buses in Srinagar city.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Business/Economy,Politics
RS supports private member resolution for Farmers' Commission
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A BJP parliamentarian's private resolution to set up National Farmers's Commission with Constitutional status on Friday got support from members across political parties in the Rajya Sabha.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Defence Minister to visit J&K on Saturday
Jammu, July 19 (IANS) Union Defence minister Rajnath Singh will visit Jammu and Kashmir on a daylong visit on Saturday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics,Defence/Security
VHP wants SC to set deadline for verdict on Ayodhya dispute
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) on Friday said the Supreme Court should set a deadline for a verdict on the Ayodhya dispute like it fixed a timeline for a judgement in the Babri masjid demolition case.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics,Religion
BJP leader threats to 'spill the blood' of MP Chief Minister Kamal Nath
Bhopal, July 19 (IANS) Madhya Pradesh BJP leader Surendra Nath Singh has sparked a controversy as he threatened to "spill the blood" of Chief Minister Kamal Nath.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Madhya Pradesh,National,Politics
Govt asks Mother Dairy to sell tomatoes at Rs 40 per kg
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Union government on Friday directed state-owned Mother Dairy to sell tomatoes in the national capital at Rs 40 per kg and increase supply to check the rising prices.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Business/Economy,Politics
Lok Sabha bill to allow Centre to fix tenures of information commissioners
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A bill that proposes to give the Centre the power to set the tenure and salaries of State and Central Information Commissioners was introduced in the Lok Sabha on Friday amid an uproar by the opposition.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bills to check illicit deposits, empowerment of transgenders introduced in LS
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) A Bill to tackle menace of illicit deposits and another that provides a mechanism for social, economic and educational empowerment of transgenders were introduced in Lok Sabha on Friday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Priyanka detained in UP, refuses to leave (4rd Lead)
Mirzapur (Uttar Pradesh), July 19 (IANS) Congress General Secretary Priyanka Gandhi remained in detention here on Friday, eight hours after she was driven to a guest house after she insisted on proceeding to Sonebhadra district in Uttar Pradesh where 10 people were killed in clashes over a land dispute on Wednesday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Politics
Kerala CM wants SC judgments in Malayalam too
Thiruvananthapuram, July 19 (IANS) Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Friday wrote to Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad requesting that all Supreme Court judgments should be made available in Malayalam also.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Kerala,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
High Court cancels bail of accused in attack on Jagan Reddy
Amaravati, July 19 (IANS) The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday cancelled the bail of J. Srinivasa Rao alias Srinivas in a knife attack on Chief Minister Y.S. Jagan Mohan Reddy at the Visakhapatnam Airport in October last year.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Karnataka CM moves SC, says Governor interfering
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Friday moved the Supreme Court seeking clarification on its July 17 order which permitted 15 rebel MLAs to opt out of the House and said the Governor was interfering in the conduct of the trust vote.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
Pradhan seeks independent trains connecting Kalahandi with Odisha capital
Bhubaneswar, July 19 (IANS) Union Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has urged Railways Minister Piyush Goyal to run two independent trains -- Bhubaneswar-Jagdalpur and Bhubaneswar-Junagarh -- for the convenience of the people in Odisha's Kalahandi.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Orissa,National,Business/Economy,Politics
New sports policy to come up in Odisha: Minister
Bhubaneswar, July 19 (IANS) A new sports policy will be introduced in Odisha soon, said state Sports Minister Tusharkanti Behera on Friday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Orissa,National,Politics,Sports
Agra MP wants AIIMS status for S.N. Medical College
Agra, July 19 (IANS) Agra MP S.P. Singh Baghael has demanded AIIMS-type facilities and status for the Sarojini Naidu Medical College, founded in 1854 as Thompson Medical School, one of the three oldest medical institutions in the country.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Uttar Pradesh,National,Education,Politics
Ahead of Maharashtra polls, Aditya Thackeray hits the road to 'thank' voters
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Yuva Sena leader Aditya Thackeray has done what no other Thackeray did before him - hit the road in a grueling 4,000 km long 'Jan Ashirwad Yatra' ahead of the upcoming Maharashtra Assembly elections.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Priyanka's arrest shows BJP's arrogance: Congress
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Congress on Friday condemned the Uttar Pradesh government for detaining its leader Priyanka Gandhi when she was going to meet the kin of those killed in caste violence in Sonebhadra district.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Bihar cops seek RSS details: Giriraj slams Nitish, Sushil
Patna, July 19 (IANS) Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Friday attacked Chief Minister Nitish Kumar and his deputy Sushil Kumar Modi for the issuing of a letter from the Bihar Police Special Branch directing the gathering of information on the state functionaries of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh and its 18 affiliates.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Bihar,National,Politics
Karantaka Congress moves SC to reconsider July 17 order
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) Karnataka Congress President Dinesh Gundu Rao on Friday moved the Supreme Court challenging its July 17 order which permitted 15 dissident MLAs of the Congress and JD-S to opt out of Assembly session.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
2 former PMs, a president now under imprisonment in Pakistan
Islamabad, July 19 (IANS) With the arrest of former Pakistan prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday, the country's two former prime ministers and a president are now under imprisonment over corruption charges.
2019-07-19
Category: International, Pakistan,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
SC wants ruling in Babri Masjid case in 9 months
New Delhi, July 19 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday directed that a judgement in the Babri Masjid demolition case against senior BJP leaders L.K. Advani, M.M. Joshi and others should be delivered in nine months from Friday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Delhi,National,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics,Religion
Pakistan lost over Rs 8 billion due to airspace closure
Karachi, July 19 (IANS) The Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) suffered a loss of Rs 8.5 billion because of airspace restrictions since February, according to Pakistani media reports.
2019-07-19
Category: International, Pakistan,Business/Economy,Politics
Karnataka CM to move SC for stay on floor test
Bengaluru, July 19 (IANS) A miffed Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy will move the Supreme Court for a stay on Governor Vajubhai Vala's order to prove majority in the Assembly by 1.30 p.m. on Friday, said an official.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Karnataka Congress MLA still in Mumbai hospital
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Karnataka Congress MLA Shrimant Balasaheb Patil, who had to be admitted to a government hospital on Thursday after he complained of chest pain, continues to be in hospital, a top official said here on Friday.
2019-07-19
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics
Residents of 1,797 unauthorised colonies in Delhi to get ownership rights: Kejriwal
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday said that people living in 1,797 unauthorised colonies in the city will soon get ownership rights for their properties as the central government had given a positive response to the Delhi Cabinet's proposal on the same.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Centre can't dictate Delhi on DMRC nominees: AAP
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Delhi Transport Minister Kailash Gahlot said here on Thursday the state government and the central government were equal partners in Delhi Metro Rail Corporation (DMRC) and the Centre had no right to "dictate" or "suggest" as who it should nominate to the DMRC board.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Delhi Speaker's notice to BJP MLA for defamatory remark
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel here on Thursday sent a legal notice to Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Manjinder Singh Sirsa terming comments made by him on Twitter against Goel as "false" and "defamatory".
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
TikTok video has Telangana Home Minister's kin in soup
Hyderabad, July 18 (IANS) A grandson of Telangana Home Minister Mehmood Ali has landed in a soup by appearing in a TikTok video, sitting atop a government vehicle, while his friend lip-syncs a filmi dialogue threatening a police officer.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Andhra Pradesh,National,Politics
Ateeq Ahmed's relative held in kidnapping case
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday said that it has arrested a relative of former Samajwadi Party MP Ateeq Ahmed in its probe into the alleged kidnapping and assault of a Lucknow-based businessman.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
World Bank 'drops' $300 million Amaravati project
Amaravati, July 18 (IANS) In a major blow to Andhra Pradesh government, the World Bank has pulled out of a key project for development of new state capital Amaravati for which it had committed $300 million.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,National,Politics,Business/Economy
Governor directs Kumaraswamy to prove majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m.
Bengaluru, July 18 (IANS) On a day of high drama in the Karnataka Assembly and swift developments later, Governor Vajubhai Vala on Thursday directed Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy to prove his majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
LS hears public importance matters in night sitting
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Lok Sabha on Thursday sat till late night to hear matters of urgent public importance.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Governor directs Kumaraswamy to prove majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m.
Bengaluru, July 18 (IANS) In a day of high drama in the Karnataka Assembly and swift developments later, Governor Vajubhai Vala on Thursday directed Chief Minister H.D.A Kumaraswamy to prove majority on Friday by 1:30 p.m.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Kejriwal writes to Union ministers for funds for local bodies
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Thursday wrote to Union Ministers Nirmala Sitharaman (Finance) and Amit Shah (Home) to enable the Finance Commission to recommend legitimate share of Delhi in Central taxes and for basic and performance grants to local bodies in the city.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Politics
Rs 10 cr set aside for Parrikar memorial: Goa CM
Panaji, July 18 (IANS) Chief Minister Pramod Sawant said on Thursday that Rs 10 crore had been set aside for the construction of a memorial dedicated to former Chief Minister late Manohar Parrikar here.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Goa,National,Politics
Advisor Farooq Khan decides not to use bullet-proof vehicle
Srinagar, July 18 (IANS) The newly appointed advisor to Jammu and Kashmir Governor, Farooq Ahmad Khan, on Thursday decided not to use bullet-proof vehicle while moving in Srinagar city and Jammu.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Jammu And Kashmir,National,Politics
Kathua rape-murder case to be heard on priority: Punjab High Court
Chandigarh, July 18 (IANS) Recognising the gravity of the crime, the Punjab and Haryana High Court on Thursday heard on priority petitions of the victim's family and the six convicts in the brutal rape and murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Punjab,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Immigration/Law/Rights,Politics
IT attaches property of Mayawati's brother, wife (3rd Lead)
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) In a major crackdown, the Income Tax Department has attached a benami commercial plot in Noida worth Rs 400 crore belonging to BSP chief Mayawati's brother Anand Kumar and his wife where a five-star hotel was supposed to come up.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Politics
TMC's Dutta quits as Bidhannagar mayor, to decide next move
Kolkata, July 18 (IANS) Trinamool Congress (TMC) legislator and Bidhannagar Mayor Sabyasachi Dutta on Thursday resigned from the civic body post, complaining lack of cooperation from the West Bengal government.
2019-07-18
Category: India, West Bengal,National,Politics
Pakistan reading from different Jadhav verdict: India
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) India on Thursday slammed Pakistan's claim of victory in the ICJ ruling in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, saying it appeared that Islamabad was "reading from a completely different verdict".
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Karnataka Assembly adjourned over ruckus on floor test
Bengaluru, July 18 (IANS) The Karnataka Assembly was adjourned on Thursday for 30 minutes following a ruckus between the ruling Congress-JD-S and opposition BJP members on the delay in holding the floor test on the confidence motion Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy moved earlier in the day to prove his coalition government has majority in the House.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Ex-Pak PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi held in graft case
Lahore, July 18 (IANS) Pakistan's former Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi was arrested by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday in a multi-billion-rupee corruption case related to the awarding of a contract to a liquified natural gas firm.
2019-07-18
Category: International, Pakistan,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Punjab CM pays tributes to Nelson Mandela
Chandigarh, July 18 (IANS) Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Thursday paid tributes to South Africa's first black President and freedom advocate Nelson Mandela on his birth anniversary.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Punjab,National,Politics
Karnataka CM moves confidence motion in Assembly
Bengaluru, July 18 (IANS) Karnataka Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy on Thursday moved the confidence motion in the state legislative Assembly to prove that his Congress-JD-S coalition government has majority in the House.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics
Defence forces owe Rs 24.5 crore as rent to landowners in J&K
New Delhi, July 18 (IANS) The Union government owes an outstanding due of Rs 24.5 crore as rent to various land owners in Jammu and Kashmir, the Defence Ministry has informed the Parliament.
2019-07-18
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Politics
ALERT: Karnataka CM move Assembly for floor test
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2019-07-18
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Politics