Daily Archives: December 21, 2017

350 Infrastructure Projects Show Cost Overrun Of Rs. 2.65 Lakh Crore: Government

NEW DELHI, Dec 20 (PTI): As many as 350 infrastructure projects, each worth Rs. 150 crore or above, have shown cost overrun of Rs....

India Has Completed DNA Testing Of Families Of 39 Indians Missing In Iraq: Sushma...

NEW DELHI, Dec 20 (PTI): India has completed the DNA testing of the families of 39 Indians missing from Iraq's Mosul city since 2014...

India, China To Hold Top-Level Border Talks On Friday In Shadow Of Doklam

NEW DELHI, Dec 20 (PTI): India and China will hold the next round of border talks in New Delhi on Friday, the first after...

Ethanol supply to oil firms to touch record 140cr litre: ISMA

New Delhi, Dec 20 (PTI): Ethanol supply to oil marketing companies for blending with petrol will jump over two-fold in 2017-18 season at record...

Railways accidents decreased from 85 in 2016 to 49 this year, says government

New Delhi, Dec 20 (PTI): The number of train accidents in which there were casualties has decreased from 85 in 2016-2017 to 49 in...

64 CAPF personnel killed in action this year: Govt

New Delhi, Dec 20 (PTI) A total of 64 paramilitary personnel have been killed in the line of duty this year, with the highest...

Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu Anguished Over Absence Of Ministers

NEW DELHI, Dec 20 (PTI): Rajya Sabha Chairman M Venkaiah Naidu today expressed displeasure at ministers not making it to the House in time...

Muslim bodies not consulted on triple talaq bill, says government

New Delhi, Dec 20 (PTI): Muslim organisations were not consulted before the government framed a draft bill to criminalise the practice of instant triple...

US seeks dignified return of Rohingya refugees to Myanmar

New Delhi, Dec 20 (PTI): The US has appealed for a dignified and voluntary return of Rohingya refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar, but said...

Manipur to develop second trade corridor to SE Asian nations

Imphal, Dec 20 (PTI) Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh has announced his government's plans to develop Behiang town in Churachandpur district as the...