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AAP MLA gets 18 months jail for causing death by negligence
146 Views, 01-09-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) MLA Pawan Kumar Sharma has been sentenced to 18 months imprisonment by a Delhi court for negligently causing the death of an employee in his steel factory. Metropolitan magistrate Virender Singh awarded the jail term to Sharma, MLA from Adarsh Nagar constituency in North Del...Read more

Centre announces 2 years’ bonus for employees, hike in minimum wage
316 Views, 30-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

: The Centre announced on Tuesday a hike in the minimum wage for unskilled non-farm workers of the central government to Rs 350 a day from the current Rs 246, in an apparent attempt to mollify trade unions that have threatened to go on a nation-wide strike on Friday. Interacting with reporters in D...Read more

 Post offices to be converted into payment banks
306 Views, 16-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

   Post offices across the country will be converted into "payment banks", Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday.     "Post offices will be converted into payment banks," he said while addressing the nation from the Red Fort here on the 70th Independ...Read more

BSF to deploy five additional battalions at Attari border: DG
172 Views, 16-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

: The Border Security Force (BSF) will soon be deploying additional five battalions at the Attari-Wagha border. Informing this to reporters after the high-voltage Beating Retreat function here, BSF Director General (DG) K.K. Sharma said, "In the past few days, BSF has shot dead eight smugglers...Read more

 Robbers decamp with Rs 5.78 cr belonging to RBI from moving train in TN
125 Views, 10-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

In what appears to be a plot from a Hollywood flick, unidentified robbers managed to sneak into a coach in a running train in Tamil Nadu in which currencies worth Rs 342 crore was being transported to the Reserve Bank of India (RBI).    The incident happened on late August 8 when the tra...Read more

’Fukrey’ actor Ali Fazal signed as lead opposite Judi Dench
109 Views, 06-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Actor Ali Fazal has been roped in as the male lead opposite Academy Award winning-actor Judi Dench in Hollywood film titled Victoria And Abdul. Ali, who featured in Furious 7, takes the role of Abdul Karim, the young servant from India who became an unlikely confidant and teacher to Queen Victori...Read more