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RBI Governor Urjit Patel Hits Out At Farm Loan Waiver

Urjit Patel

Reserve Bank of India (RBI) Governor Urjit Patel said that there is a need for national consensus on loan waiver schemes that these promises are not made during elections. He said that a consensus is required at national level so that loan waiver promises are eschewed. Otherwise, sub-sovereign fiscal challenges could eventually affect the national balance sheet. He claimed that with such schemes the ... Read More »

Nothing Wrong In The Idea of Hindu Rashtra: Yogi Adityanath

Claiming that Hindutva as a way of life and not a religion, Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath said that one should adopt the Hindutva as the lifestyle of people and their happiness will be improved. He said that there is nothing wrong in the idea of a Hindu Rashtra, claiming that the Supreme Court’s 1995 judgement where it ruled that Hindutva ... Read More »

World Health Day 2017 Theme: Depression, Let’s Talk

World Health Day 2017 Theme Depression

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has selected ‘Depression: Let’s Talk’ as the theme of World Health Day 2017 which is to be celebrated today on April 7. The WHO selected the Depression as the theme considering its negative impacts on public health and lack of awareness. A WHO report claimed that India is facing the worst crisis of Depression as the country has ... Read More »

Uttar Pradesh Board Exam 2017: Government To Act Tough Against Cheating Mafia

yogi adityanath

Uttar Prasdesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath led BJP government is in hurry to take all the good decisions in the state. The state government has directed the officials to blacklist centres where mass copying takes place and register FIRs in this regard.  This move is aimed to curb the activities of cheating mafia in the state. The government has directed officials to register ... Read More »

Soldier Arrested With 2 Grenades At Srinagar Airport

Granades at Srinagar airport

In a surprising turn of events, a soldier was arrested this morning at the Srinagar airport after two grenades were found in his baggage. The jawan is posted near the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, in the Uri sector. The police claimed that the jawan was about to take a flight to Delhi when a baggage check revealed the ... Read More »

Election Commission To Use Next Generation EVMs by 2018; Set To Replace 9.3 Lakh EVMs

Next Generation EVM

Amid the rising concerns over the uses of EVMs, the Indian Election Commission has decided to replace 9,30,430 EVMs purchased before 2006 as the older machines are nearing their 15-year life cycle. The Election Commission has decided to buy next generation electronic voting machines or EVMs. Many political parties including Congress, AAP and Samajwadi Part have questioned the Election Commission ... Read More »

No Plans To Introduce Rs. 21 And Rs. 51 Notes: Government

Rs. 1000

The government has no plans to introduce any new currency notes in near future. Reverting to a query asked by actor turned BJP MP Paresh Rawal regarding rumors of launching Rs. 21 and Rs. 51 rupee currency notes, Minister of State for Finance Arjun Ram Meghwal gave in a written reply to the Lok Sabha, claiming that the government is not considering any ... Read More »

80,000 Gram Panchayats Are Broadband Enabled: Government

80,000 Gram Panchayats Provided With Broadband

In a very positive development for the gram panchayats, the government of India has indicated that around 80,000 gram panchayats have been enabled with broadband connectivity under BharatNet program. The government is also aiming to extend the facility to 1 lakh more gram panchayats by the next month. The Communications Minister Manoj Sinha claimed that under BharatNet pragram phase-I, a total of ... Read More »

US President Donald Trump Called PM Narendra Modi To Congratulate For Assembly Polls Victory

TrumpCalls Modi

In a surprising development, the US President Donald Trump called up Prime Minister Narendra Modi and congratulated him for BJP’s victory in recently concluded Assembly polls. PTI sources have confirmed the development and quoted White House for the news update. Narendra Modi led BJP is in centre since 2014 and scored a tremendous victory in recently concluded assembly election. The ... Read More »

Kolkata To Host Under 17 FIFA World Cup Final 2017

FIFA Under 17 World Cup

Kolkata is known as the city of joy and the city erupted in the joy as the FIFA Tournament Director Javier Ceppi made the announcement that Kolkata will host the final of the FIFA Under 17 World Cup. The audience applauded the announcement at the Kolkata’s Salt Lake Stadium where the press conference was being held as the city prepared to soak in the ... Read More »

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