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Modi welcomed by Hollande at CoP 21

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi was warmly welcomed by the French President Francois Hollande on Monday for the inauguration of the CoP 21 climate summit. This gathering ceremony has been attended by many leaders all over the world. External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup took to twitter sying, On a chilly November morning, Modi is welcomed by President Hollande. Following the ...

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Smriti Irani : New education policy will benefit students and parents

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The new education policy proposed would help in bringing out many positive changes in the country’s education system and would equally benefit both students and their parents, the union government said on Monday. In response to the proposed new education policy of the Narendra Modi government, union Human Resource Development Minister Smriti Irani said “Initiatives like e-pathshala and ‘Saaransh’ will help the ...

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Modi assures aid to flood-hit Tamil Nadu

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday assured complete and imediate aid for the widespread damage in Tamil Nadu  due to torrential rains and floods. “Our government assures full help to Tamil Nadu,” Modi said in his Mann Ki Baat radio address to the nation. During the last couple of weeks, heavy rains  lashed four districts in Tamil Nadu – Cuddalore, ...

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President’s standard awarded to two squadrons

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Two Indian Air Force (IAF) squadrons has been awarded President’s Standard through the Prsedient Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday in West Bengal. Around 15 km away from India-Bhutan border is an Indian Air Force (IAF) station, Hasimara. The squadrons which have been honoured are the 18 Squadron and the 22 Squadron. During the 1971 India-Pakistan war, the 18 Squadron which is also called ...

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Nitish orders to electrify Bihar for free

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Chief Minister Nitish Kumar in a bid of keeping up his election promise, has directed officials to provide free electricity connection to everyone in Bihar by November 2017. During the election campaign , Nitish Kumar promised of providing free electricity connection to all the households and eventually his Grand Alliance won the assembly elections. The connections would be free, but ...

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Himachal Pradesh launched helpline number to report corruption

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Himachal Pradesh’s vigilance and anti corruption bureau has launched the anti-corruption toll-free helpline, an official said on Friday. A Himachal government spokesperson told, any case of corruption can be immediately reported on the telephone numbers 0177-2629893 This step has been taken in order to combat corruption at departmental level of Himachal Pradesh and would provide more transparency between people and department ...

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Nagaland MP passed away at AIIMS Hospital

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Khekiho Zhimomi, Nagaland’s lone Rajya Sabha MP, passed away at the All Indian Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Thursday morning due to a heart ailment. “He was admitted to AIIMS three days ago for severe heart issues. His health deteriorated and he died today (Thursday) morning at 6 a.m.,” one of his daughters told. His family members informed that ...

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Modi greets nation on the first Constitution Day

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted the people of the nation upon the first Constitution Day. Modi took to twitter, saying, “Greetings to people of India on the historic occasion of 1st Constitution Day. May this day inspire you to know more about our Constitution.” The Constitution of India was adopted on November 26, 1949 .With its adoption, the Union ...

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Naqvi : Hopes to be a constructive winter session for BJP

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The parliament’s winter session will be beginning from Thursday to which BJP hopes that it will prove to be constructive and that the opposition will help pass crucial bills. “We hope the winter session will be a constructive, progressive and fulfilling one. We hope the opposition will support us on issues of development,” Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Mukhtar ...

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Himachal Pradesh governor and CM greets on Guru Nanak Jayanti

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On the occasion of Guru Nanak Jayanti, the birth anniversary of the founder of Sikh religion Guru Nanak Dev, Himachal Pradesh Governor Acharya Devvrat and Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh on Wednesday greeted the people. “We should follow the teachings of Guru Nanak Dev for an enriched and peaceful life,” Devvrat said in a statement. Guru Nanak Dev preached love, peace and ...

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