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Pakistan likely to remain in FATF’s Grey list

Officials attending the ongoing plenary of FATF in Paris said, as per indications, Pakistan will be isolated by all members for not doing enough. The key outcomes of the meeting on global action against money laundering and terrorist financing, and decisions on Pakistan, Iran and other countries will be announced ... Read More »

Turkey to pause military offensive in Syria

The truce was announced by U.S. Vice President Mike Pence after talks in Ankara with Turkey’s President Tayyip Erdogan, and was swiftly hailed by President Donald Trump, who said it would save “millions of lives”. Nine days into Turkey’s invasion of northern Syria, Ankara agreed to pause military operations for ... Read More »

NCP leader Praful Patel appears before ED

ED is questioning the NCP leader in connection with its money laundering probe linked to alleged illegal assets of Iqbal Mirchi, who was a close aide of fugitive underworld don Dawood Ibrahim. Iqbal Mirchi, a drug lord, died in 2013. Read More »

School bus overturns in Madhya Pradesh, 22 students injured

The injured students have been admitted to the district hospital.  The incident occured between the Bandrabhan and Sangakheda area of Hoshangabad.  While complaints were registered earlier, stating that the bus did not meet all the required safety measures. The school failed to pay any heed to the requests of changing ... Read More »

SC refuses to entertain plea of PMC Bank account holders

The apex court directed the account holders to approach the high court for concerned relief.  Solicitor general Tushar Mehta informed the court that the government is concerned about this and is taking necessary steps.  Around 10.5 crore cash has been reportedly missing from the bank’s record. Read More »

India Govt organises Jaipur foot artificial limb fitment camp in Bangladesh

A team of eight experts from Jaipur based Bhagwan Mahaveer Vikalang Sahayata Samiti is conducting the camp. Around 500 amputees will be provided artificial limb in Dhaka through the camp.  Indian High Commission in association with the National Institute of Traumatology and Orthopedic Rehabilitation Along with Bangladesh Orthopedic Society is ... Read More »

Delhi-NCR faces poor air quality

The concerns surrounding ‘poor air quality’ increase dramatically as winters set-in in National Capital and its surrounding areas. People woke up to poor air quality on Thursday morning. The Central Pollution Control Board, reported that the air quality index was 293 around 9 am which is in the poor category. ... Read More »

Campaigning picks up for Haryana & Maharashtra assembly polls

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address a public rally in Haryana’s Gohana. Later in the evening, he will address a rally in Mumbai. BJP President Amit Shah will be in Maharashtra today to address rallies in Aheri, Rajura, Vani, and Khaparkheda. Senior Congress leader Sonia Gandhi will be addressing a ... Read More »

PM Modi says Govt committed to build strong and unified India

He was speaking at an election rally in Satara today, where the only Lok Sabha By-Poll in Maharashtra is also being conducted along with State Assembly elections.   In Satara, the Prime Minister spoke on Article 370, Maratha Reservation, beneficial schemes for farmers, steps taken for the betterment of sugarcane ... Read More »

NITI Aayog launches India Innovation Index 2019

NITI Aayog with Institute for Competitiveness as the knowledge partner released the India Innovation Index (III) 2019. Karnataka is the most innovative major state in India. Tamil Nadu, Maharashtra, Telangana, Haryana, Kerala, Uttar Pradesh, West Bengal, Gujarat, and Andhra Pradesh form the remaining top ten major states respectively. The top ten major states are majorly ... Read More »