North Indian youths incapable of getting jobs: Santosh Gangwar

North Indian youths incapable of getting jobs: Santosh Gangwar

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | IANS | Bareilly (Uttar Pradesh)

Union Minister Santosh Gangwar stirred major controversy on Sunday when he blamed the North Indian youth for failing to secure jobs as he dismissed criticism about the current employment situation in the country. The Minister present at an event here said that there was no shortage of jobs but the companies...

Kejriwal visits Delhi localities, asks people to check mosquito breeding

Kejriwal visits Delhi localities, asks people to check mosquito breeding

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Intensifying Delhi government's '10 Hafte 10 Baje 10 Minute' campaign, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and his cabinet colleagues on Sunday visited some parts of the city, urging people to check mosquito breeding in their surroundings. After a visit to West Delhi's Tri Nagar area, Kejriwal claimed that data showed the campaign...

Protect constitutional rights in 'Super Emergency' era: Mamata

Protect constitutional rights in 'Super Emergency' era: Mamata

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | PTI | Kolkata

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee has reiterated that the country is going through a period of "Super Emergency" and called on people to protect the rights and freedom guaranteed by the Constitution. On the occasion of the International Day of Democracy on Sunday, she urged the countrymen to safeguard the...

Saudi halts production at attacked oil plants: minister

Saudi halts production at attacked oil plants: minister

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | AFP | Riyadh

Saudi Arabia has temporarily halted production at two Aramco oil facilities that were attacked by Yemeni rebels, interrupting about half of the company's total output, the energy minister said Saturday. The attacks "resulted in a temporary suspension of production at Abqaiq and Khurais plants," Prince Abdulaziz bin Salman, the energy minister...

Punjab: 3 cops, home guard jawan dismissed for not intervening as SI attacked during raid

Punjab: 3 cops, home guard jawan dismissed for not intervening as SI attacked during raid

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | PTI | Chandigarh

Three policemen and a home guard jawan were dismissed for failing to intervene as their team leader, a sub-inspector, was brutally assaulted during a raid at the house of an alleged drug peddler in Amritsar, officials said. Sub-Inspector (SI) Baldev Singh's team had gone to raid the house of one Amandeep...

Vice Prez, PM greet engineers on Engineers Day

Vice Prez, PM greet engineers on Engineers Day

Sunday, 15 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday greeted engineers on Engineers Day, describing them as those synonymous with diligence and determination. Engineers Day is observed to mark the birth anniversary of acclaimed civil engineer M Visvesvaraya. "Engineers are synonymous with diligence and determination. Human progress would be incomplete...

Hamza bin Laden killed in US operation: Trump

Hamza bin Laden killed in US operation: Trump

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PTI | Washington

US President Donald Trump on Saturday confirmed that Hamza bin Laden, son of terror group al Qaeda's founder Osama bin Laden, was killed in an American counter-terrorism operation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region. "Hamza bin Ladin, the high-ranking al-Qaeda member and son of Osama bin Ladin, was killed in a United States...

FM announces Rs 70,000 cr package for exports, real estate sectors to boost growth

FM announces Rs 70,000 cr package for exports, real estate sectors to boost growth

Saturday, 14 September 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Saturday announced an over Rs 70,000 crore package for the exports and real estate sectors, including setting up of a stressed asset fund, as the government continued with firefighting measures to pull the economy out of a six-year low growth rate. A Rs 20,000 crore fund,...

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