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Bihar Governor to arrive in Patna on Monday


Patna The high voltage political drama being enacted in Bihar will enter into a decisive stage with Governor Keshri Nath Tripathi arriving here on Monday morning. “I will reach Patna by 9.30 am tomorrow,” Tripathi told on phone from Kolkata. He refused to say anything on the political development in Bihar. Tripathi, who is the West Bengal Governor, holds additional ... Read More »

JD(U) accuses BJP of trying to engineer split within party


New Delhi Grappling with a crisis within, JD(U) on Sunday accused BJP of plotting a split in the party and said it was willing to parade 130 MLAs — more than the majority in the 233-member Bihar Assembly — before the governor or the President in a show of strength. Party spokesperson KC Tyagi suggested that Bihar Chief Minister Jitan ... Read More »

Have you done away with 2-finger test: CIC asks Delhi govt


New Delhi The Central Information Commission has asked Delhi government to suo moto make public whether the controversial two-finger test to determine rape has been banned in the national capital after the health department failed to spell out a clear policy on it. The matter reached Central Information Commission after an applicant said his query on the policy of Delhi ... Read More »

Mahendra Singh Dhoni blessed with a baby girl


Gurgaon Just a week ahead of the cricket World Cup, India skipper Mahendra Singh Dhoni became a father after his wife Sakshi gave birth to a baby girl at a private hospital here. The 33-year-old cricketer became a first time father after his daughter was born at Fortis Hospital here in the evening. The baby weighs 3.7 kgs, according to ... Read More »

16-yr-old gangraped by five in UP


A 16-year-old girl was allegedly gang-raped by five youths at Miranpur town in the district, police said. According to an FIR lodged by the victim’s sister, the five accused kidnapped the minor from her house yesterday and took her to a nearby place where she was gang-raped. The five are identified as Shakil, Javed, Wakil, Mintu, and Shadab, police said, ... Read More »

Road Ministry seeks Rs 50K-cr budget allocation


New Delhi Citing the need to fast-track highways development and meet the ambitious plan of building 30 kms of roads a day, the Road Transport and Highways Ministry sought the doubling of its budgetary allocation to Rs 50,000 crore. “The ministry has sought about Rs 50,000 crore budgetary allocation for 2015-16 to take forward its ambitious highways development plans,” said ... Read More »

Obama, Modi to address US-India CEO Forum meeting today


New Delhi Trade and economic issues, including visa, totalisation pact and impediments hampering investments, are likely to figure at Monday’s US-India CEO Forum meeting, which will be jointly addressed by visiting US President Barack Obama and Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Commerce and Industry Minister Nirmala Sitharaman are also expected to attend the meeting, which among ... Read More »

Obama India visit ..Narendra Modi broke with protocol to meet President Obama personally at the airport in Delhi


Mumbai,By Kabir Ali  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has told visiting US President Barack Obama that the two nations are starting a “new journey” of co-operation. Mr Obama said that the nations had declared a new friendship to take ties to a higher level. The leaders announced fresh defence and trade initiatives, and committed to more-regular bilateral meetings. Security is ... Read More »

FDI in services up 20% to $1.84 bn during April-November 2014


New Delhi With the government taking steps to improve ease of doing business and attracting investments, FDI inflows into the services sector grew by 20 percent to USD 1.84 billion in the April-November period this fiscal. The services sector, which includes banking, insurance, outsourcing, R&D, courier and technology testing, had received foreign direct investment (FDI) worth USD 1.46 billion during ... Read More »


3. Champak Jain (Owner Venus Worldwide Records)  with Raju Srivastav and Ram Shankar DSC_0397

Mumbai,By Kabir Ali Raju Srivastav released an album “Mera Swachh Bharat” sung by Raju Srivastav, music & lyrics by Ram Shankar, released by Venus Worldwide Entertainment Pvt. Ltd.  Raju Srivastav elaborated and propelled everyone to join hands and work towards a better and a cleaner India. Champak Jain of Venus Worldwide Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. said “I was always intrigued by his ... Read More »