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Timing of TMC leader’s arrest raises question: Congress
131 Views, 04-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

: Echoing Trinamool Congress, Congress today said the arrests of TMC leaders were aimed at breaking the opposition unity on the issue of demonetisation and raised concern about the "timing" of the CBI actions.  "We are questioning the timing of the arrests. For more than a year ...Read more

Army won’t shy away from flexing muscles: New Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat
156 Views, 01-01-2017, Courtsey News Live

:  New Army Chief General Bipin Rawat today said the role of the force is to maintain peace and tranquillity at the border but it will not "shy away from flexing its muscle, if the need be". Eastern Army commander Lt General Praveen Bakshi and Southern commander Lt General P M Hariz w...Read more

Israel travel advisory cites terror threat in India
210 Views, 31-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Israel\’s Counter-Terrorism Bureau has warned Israelis travelling to India to be on "alert", citing an immediate threat of attack against Western and tourist targets, particularly in the south-west of the country.  In a statement released by the Prime Minister\’s Office...Read more

Nine miners dead in Lalmatia colliery mishap in Jharkhand
144 Views, 30-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Nine miners were killed and some others feared trapped following a cave-in at Lalmatia opencast coal mine at Rajmahal area of Eastern Coalfields Ltd (ECL) last night.  "CMD, ECL, has reported that a total of nine bodies of workmen have been recovered from the accident site so far,"...Read more

Mithun Chakraborty resigns from Rajya Sabha on health grounds
159 Views, 26-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Actor and Trinamool Congress member Mithun Chakraborty on Monday resigned from Rajya Sabha on health grounds. He has submitted his resignation to Rajya Sabha Chairman in which he has mentioned that because of his health condition, he has not been able to fulfil his duty in Rajya Sabha and that is...Read more

Money deposited in banks has lost its earlier anonymity: Arun Jaitley
161 Views, 25-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Describing the currency being deposited in banks following last month\’s demonetisation of high-value notes as money that has lost its earlier "anonymity", Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Sunday said these funds now available with the banks have strengthened the Indian banking sys...Read more