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Keeping banned notes after March 31 to be criminal offence
199 Views, 28-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: The cabinet on Wednesday approved an ordinance which makes possession of demonetised Rs 500 and Rs 1,000 notes beyond March 31, 2017 illegal, providing for a jail term for violators. People can deposit old notes in banks up to December 30 and with the Reserve Bank of India up to March 31 next yea...Read more

30 die after consuming toxic liquor in Pakistan
167 Views, 27-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: At least 30 people, mostly Christians, have died and nearly 60 others fell sick after consuming illegally-brewed toxic liquor on Christmas eve in a town in Pakistan\’s Punjab province. The incident took place in a Christian colony in Toba Tek Singh city on December 24 when residents brewed ...Read more

Demonetisation has broken the backs of terrorists, drug cartels: PM Modi
138 Views, 27-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said demonetisation had broken the backs of terrorism, drug and fake currency smuggling and human trafficking. "With just one move on 8 November, the worlds of terrorism, drug mafia, human trafficking and fake note smuggling were all destroyed," Mo...Read more

BJP asks UNC to immediately withdraw economic blockade in Manipur
203 Views, 26-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: BJP on Monday appealed to the United Naga Council (UNC) to immediately withdraw the ongoing economic blockade on the highways of Manipur. BJP spokesperson N Biren appealed the UNC to withdraw the blockade which entered its 56th day on Monday and sought "another forum" to achieve its dem...Read more

Wreckage of crashed Russian plane found in Black Sea: Reports
167 Views, 26-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

:  Russian rescuers found Monday the first parts of the Syria-bound military plane that plunged into the Black Sea, as officials said they do not suspect terrorism as the reason for the crash that killed 92 people on board. The Tu-154 jet, whose passengers included more than 60 members of the ...Read more

Lectured on morality, Shami hits back at trolls
110 Views, 26-12-2016, Courtsey News Live

: Indian cricketer Mohammed Shami found himself at the centre of a social media storm after he posted pictures with his wife and daughter, which invited some nasty remarks on his spouse’s dress. Shami was lectured on morality by trolls because his wife was seen wearing a sleeveless gown in th...Read more