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driver injured

Shalini T S Thiruvananthapuram : Driver of police has put the kerala ADGP and his dauther in more trouble. ADGP Sudhesh kumar and his daughter Snigdha was already alleged for rough treatment with subordinates. The police registered a non bailable warrant followed by the complaint of police driver Gavaskar. The medical report confirms that the driver witnessed severe injuries including spinal code breakage. The driver had alleged that the daughter

trophy

New Delhi : Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore has approved the revised guidelines for Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (MAKA) Trophy, Under the revised guidelines, the applications from the universities, which were hitherto used to be invited and scrutinized by the Association of Indian Universities (AIU), will now be invited by the Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports/Sports Authority of India. Scrutiny of applications will also be done by

government

New Delhi : Government has explained and declared the paris act related to the copy right issues. The Article II of the Appendix would enable the Republic of India to substitute for the exclusive right of translation of a work, which has been published in printed or analogous forms of reproduction, granted by the competent authority, only for the purpose of teaching, scholarship or research. On March 28, 2018, the

piyush goel

Mumbai : Central minister Mr. Piyush Goel told that a Committee has been formed under the Chairmanship of Shri Sunil Mehta, non-executive chairman of Punjab National Bank to examine the setting up of an Asset Reconstruction Company (ARC) and/or Asset Management Company (AMC) for faster resolution of stressed assets involving multiple Public Sector Banks( PSBs). The Union Finance Minister,  Shri Piyush Goyal  announced this today , while interacting with the media

defence

New Delhi : The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), chaired by Defence Minister  Smt Nirmala Sitharaman, met here today and accorded approval for the procurement of equipment for the Defence Forces valued at over Rs 5500 crore. Pursuing the goal of indigenisation and self-reliance in the field of Defence Procurements, the DAC approved procurement of 12 High Power Radars for the Indian Air Force under ‘Buy (Indian) IDDM’ category. The radars will

pension

New Delhi : Minister of Youth Affairs & Sports Col. Rajyavardhan Rathore has approve d the upward revision of pension to meritorious Sportspersons. Under the revision, the rate of pension has been doubled of the existing rate of pension on winning medals in international sports events. The new rates of pension are as follows: – Category of meritorious pension Amount in Rs. Medallist at the Olympic/Para-Olympic Games Rs.20,000/- Gold medallist at

evacuated

New Delhi : 38 indians were rescued and evacuated safely. Indian Naval Ship Sunayana entered Porbandar harbour at 0900 hrs today on 07 Jun 2018 after successfully evacuating 38 Indian Nationals at/ off Socotra Islands during a swift Humanitarian and Disaster Relief Operation (HADR), code named Operation NISTAR. The Indian Nationals were stranded for nearly ten days after severe Cyclonic Storm – Mekunu devastated the area around Socotra Island. INS

waterways

New Delhi – The Inland Waterways Authority of India (IWAI) will involve banks for ensuring availability of financing options for the private players engaged in Inland Water Transport (IWT) sector. Financing and funding for Operation and Maintenance of IWT assets is a challenge for shippers, vessel operators and asset management firms as the banking sector is not yet ready with any customized financing option for the sector. Addressing the day-long

heat

New Delhi – The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) conducted a meeting with 17 heat wave-prone States here today to review their preparedness and mitigation measures. In view of the recent incidents of thunderstorm and lightning, preparedness measures relating to these hazards were also assessed. In the meeting conducted through video conference, Shri R. K. Jain, Member, NDMA, requested the States to run extensive public awareness campaigns in local languages

citizenship

GUWAHATI : Citizenship issue has become the burning point of discussion all over the state of assam. With mounting concerns that has come along with the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2016 if it comes into force, various facets of opinions can be seen in Brahmaputra valley and the Barak Valley. While the Brahmaputra Valley opposes the proposed Bill, the Barak Valley displays a complete opposite picture of opinion by displaying support