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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 »

Fact Sheet on Maharashtra Legislative Assembly

Number of Recognized State parties :  1) Maharashtra Navnirman Sena                    2) Shiv Sena Assembly Constituencies                      :     288 Smallest and largest Constituencies:-   By Area By Area Name of Constituency Area (in Square kilometers) Smallest                       178 – Dharavi 1 Largest 69- Aheri 2282.7 Smallest and largest Constituencies:-   By Size of Electorate ... Read More »

Fact Sheet on Haryana Legislative Assembly

Number of Recognized State parties:             One (INLD – Indian National Lok Dal) Assembly Constituencies   90   Smallest and Largest Constituencies (By Size of Electorate) By Size of Electorate No. & Name of Assembly Constituency Size of Electorate Smallest 70-Narnaul 144066 Largest 76-Badshahpur 396281   Electorate Size-wise Composition Size of Electorate ... Read More »

Tamil Nadu, Puducherry to receive heavy rainfall: IMD

The weather forecast agency further predicted that Coastal & South Interior Karnataka, Lakshadweep, Telangana, Coastal Andhra Pradesh and Yanam and Rayalaseema are also likely to witness heavy downpour throughout the day.  According to IMD, the southwest monsoon has withdrawn from the entire country and simultaneously Northeast monsoon rains have commenced ... Read More »

Odisha’s first Robot Restaurant opens in Bhubaneswar

The Robot Restaurant opened at the Infocity DLF tower of Bhubaneswar claims to be the first restaurant in Eastern India where two indigenously developed robots, ‘Champa’ and ‘Chameli’ are engaged.  Earlier Chennai and Bengaluru had introduced smart restraunts with robots machines imported from China.  The Restaurant owner, Jeet Basha says ... Read More »

PMC Bank former Director sent to Police Custody

Former Director of scam-hit Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative Bank Surjit Singh Arora has been sent to police custody till 22nd October, while Former Managing Director Joy Thomas sent to judicial custody for 14 days by Mumbai’s Esplanade court. Surjit was arrested on Wednesday by the Economic Offences Wing of Mumbai ... Read More »

Bus crash near Saudi holy city of Mecca kills 35

35 foreigners were killed and four others injured when a bus crashed with another heavy vehicle in the Muslim holy city of Medina. The accident involved a collision between a private chartered bus with a heavy vehicle loader in the western Saudi Arabian city. Those involved were Arab and Asian ... Read More »

HM Amit Shah inaugurates seminar on Skandagupta at BHU

Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated the 2-day international seminar on Thursday on the role and relevance of famous ruler of Gupta Dynasty, Skandagupta Vikramaditya at Banaras Hindu University in Varanasi.  Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath and Union Minister Dr. Mahendra Nath Pandey were also present on the occasion.  A ... Read More »

Brexit: Crucial 2-day European Union Summit begins today

The U.K. and the European Union have settled on draft text for all but one significant issue.  That last hurdle—whether Northern Ireland should be part of the EU’s tax regime for goods and services—prevented U.K. Prime Minister Boris Johnson from giving final approval to the text. The draft text however ... Read More »

PMC Bank Former Director Surjit Singh Arora arrested 

The Economic Offences Wing of Mumbai Police yesterday arrested Surjit Singh Arora, one of the former directors of the scam-hit Punjab & Maharashtra Cooperative Bank. This is the fifth arrest in the case. Arora was summoned for questioning by the EOW’s special investigation team earlier in the day. He was ... Read More »