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 Navjot Singh Sidhu to formally launch new political front ’Awaaz-e-Punjab’ today
132 Views, 08-09-2016, Courtsey News Live

 Former Rajya Sabha member Navjot Singh Sidhu will on Thursday formally announce a new political front \’Awaaz-e-Punjab\’ here. The party will contest the Punjab Assembly Elections, scheduled to be held early next year.   The cricketer-turned-politician had on September 02 fl...Read more

 Nupur Talwar granted parole for 3 weeks to visit her ailing mother
148 Views, 06-09-2016, Courtsey News Live

:20 pm yesterday as per orders of the Allahabad High Court.   In July, Nupur had pleaded before the High Court for parole as her ailing mother needed medical attention.   The Court had accepted her plea on August 29 and granted her three weeks’ parole.   For the last few d...Read more

Trade union strike evokes mixed response
179 Views, 02-09-2016, Courtsey News Live

: The nationwide day-long strike on Friday by Left-affiliated trade unions against the BJP-led central government’s "anti-labour" policies affected normal life in several states, including West Bengal, Karnataka and Left-ruled Kerala and Tripura, but saw minimal effect in the nationa...Read more

AAP MLA gets 18 months jail for causing death by negligence
172 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

 PM Modi reaches out to farmers in poll-bound Gujarat
232 Views, 31-08-2016, Courtsey News Live

Holding his first public rally in poll-bound Gujarat after taking office in 2014, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday reached out to farmers from the heartland of the restive Patel community after launching an irrigation project.   PM Modi also launched a veiled attack on the Congress aft...Read more

Centre announces 2 years’ bonus for employees, hike in minimum wage
361 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