Monday, February 23rd, 2015


Budget Session: Congress to oppose Ordinance route taken by government

New Delhi: After day-long hectic political consultations ahead of the budget session, the main Opposition party Congress made it clear that it will oppose “tooth and nail” the Ordinance route taken by the government to legislate. Congress also made it clear that Sonia Gandhi has not given any assurance to government on the controversial Land Ordinance and said such an impression is being created. “An impression is being created by the government that Congress president Sonia Gandhi has given some assurance to it on the issue of ordinances when ParliamentaryRead More

Australian PM announces fresh security crackdown

Sydney: Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Monday announced a national security crackdown that could deny welfare payments to people seen as potential threats, strip the passports of those with dual nationality and curb travel overseas. Abbott, bruised politically and facing pressure for dramatic action after surviving a leadership challenge this month, unveiled the measures in the wake of a hostage siege in a Sydney cafe that left three dead in December. He was speaking a day after the release of a damning report into the siege, in which twoRead More

Rati Tripathi and relatives meet Minister Shri Gaur

Bhopal: Home and Jail Minister Shri Babulal Gaur presented award of Rs. 25 thousand to Sushri Rati Tripathi here today. She had courageously countered looters during train journey. The looters had thrown her from train resulting in grave injuries. Having recovered after a long treatment, Sushri Rati visited Minister Shri Gaur at his residence with her parents and relatives to express gratitude. Shri Gaur said that Sushri Rati countered looters in the train bravely. She did not lose courage on being injured and during treatment. We salute her courage. DGPRead More

PS and Health Commissioner inspect arrangements at JP Hospital

Bhopal: PS Health Shri Praveer Krishna and Health Commissioner Shri Pankaj Agrawal inspected arrangements at isolated swine flu OPD at annexe of JP Hospital here today. Civil surgeon Dr. Anil Shukla informed about facilities being provided to patients.

CM congratulates Indian cricket team

Bhopal: Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan has congratulated Indian cricket team on resounding victory against South Africa in the World Cup Cricket. Shri Chouhan said that Indian players have won hearts of fellow countrymen through their performance. He hoped that team’s victory march will continue.

India beat South Africa by 130 runs

Melbourne: India rode on a clinical display to break their World Cup jinx against South Africa with an emphatic 130-run victory in a group B match on Sunday. Dhawan’s career-best 137 propelled India to a comfortable 307 for seven before the bowlers performed brilliantly to bundle out the Proteas for 177 in 40.2 overs in what turned out to be a rather lopsided contest at the packed Melbourne Cricket Ground. It was yet another commendable show by the Indians, who came into the tournament with a string of poor resultsRead More