Category: India

Nitish Kumar is Bihar chief minister for the fourth time

Newsroom24x7 Desk Patna: Janata Dal (United) leader Nitish Kumar took oath as chief minister of Bihar for the fourth time today. He was administered the oath of office and secrecy at the Raj Bhawan in Patna by Governor Keshari Nath Tripathi. Twenty-two ministers took oath along with Nitish. Most of them– 20 to be precise

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PEB scam: Prosecuting agency to spare nobody

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: In Madhya Pradesh, particularly the State capital, all eyes this weekend have remained fixed on the next course of action by the Special Investigation Team (SIT) appointed by the Jabalpur High Court and the Special Task Force of Madhya Pradesh Police investigating the State Professional examination Board (PEB) scam as the High

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“Tiger’s Revenge” at Van Vihar on Sunday

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: The Bhopal citizens, especially those interested in wildlife, wildlife film making and photography, will get the opportunity to interact with award winning Filmmaker S. Nalla Muthu tomorrow at Van Vihar Auditorium in the State capital. It will also be an occasion for those who want to make a career in Wildlife Filmmaking and/Photography

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All Party Meet on Budget Session of Parliament on Sunday

  Session to open with President’s Address to members of both the Houses 44 items of Government Business on the agenda for Budget Session Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: The Government will discuss with leaders of various parties the financial, legislative and other business to be taken up in both the Houses of the Parliament during

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Lake Festival: CM asks people to conserve lakes, ponds and rivers

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today appealed to the people to take a pledge to conserve and keep as clean as possible all water bodies that include lakes, ponds and rivers. The chief minister was addressing a special function here to mark the Jheel Mahotsav (Lake Festival). He said that the Upper Lake is the

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CM Shivraj promotes cottage and village industry products, Kabira brand launched

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has called for the maximum use of cottage and Gramodyog (village industry) products and emphasised that this would not only increase employment in rural areas but will also help people have access to pure and certified products. Chouhan made this assertion while presenting the Kabir

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Coal India gearing up for 1 billion tonne coal production

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: Coal India Limited (CIL), the Maharatna coal mining monolith had unveiled its roadmap, of strategies to be adopted, to attain the 1 Billion Tonne (BT) coal production mark by 2019-20. With the projected coal demand of the country hovering around 1,200 Million Tonnes (MTs) by 2019-20, at an envisaged growth rate

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IAS Probationers call on the President

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: A group of 183 IAS probationers, including 3 officer trainees from the Royal Bhutan Civil Services, attending the IAS Professional Course Phase –I for the 2014 Batch called on President of India Pranab Mukherjee at Rashtrapati Bhavan today. Addressing the probationers, the President said that he was glad to have an

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Oil Ministry espionage racket: Police arrest 7

Newsroom24x7 Desk Delhi: The Delhi Police have busted an espionage racket and arrested a gang involved in stealing documents from the Ministry of Petroleum and natural Gas. After the initial arrest of three persons near Shastri Bhawan here, two more arrests were made. It is learnt that with the nabbing of another two persons the

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Tax Administration Reform Commission recommends unified structure of CBDT and CBEC

Newsroom24x7 Desk New Delhi: As a step towards fundamental Tax administration reform, and following widespread international practice, the present structure of the CBDT and CBEC should be unified and converged in the next five years in governance, vision, mission and approach to tax policy formulation and administrative delivery to taxpayers, anchored in a more unified management structure, so

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Jeetan Ram Manjhi concedes trust vote, resigns as CM-Video on horse trading in Bihar goes viral on social media

Newsroom24x& Desk Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Jeetan Ram Manjhi resigned without going through the trust vote. His resignation has also been accepted. The Bihar Assembly has been adjourned sine die. Manjhi addresses the press: Today morning the seating arrangement was changed in the Assembly order sheet, The names of my MLAs was not there. The

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Bihar politics dips to the extreme

Newsroom24x7 Desk Patna: Bihar politics plunged to its nadir today with Bihar Chief Minister Jeetan Ram Manjhi, a day before trial of strength in the Bihar Assembly, tried to attract JD(U) MLAs to his side by throwing the offer of a ministerial berth in his Cabinet as a bait. If this is not horse-trading what

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Curtain comes down on Modi’s personalized suit controversy

Newsroom24x7 Desk Surat (Gujarat): The curtain has come down on the controversy generated by the famous personalized suit Prime Minister Narendra Modi wore with his name written all over on Republic Day–this brought him under spotlight and there was plenty of media criticism. It also turned him into a sartorial talking point and a male style icon

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PEB scam: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav faces heat

Newsroom24x7 Desk Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav is facing the heat and pressure is mounting on him to resign after his son Shailesh Yadav’s name got linked with the massive State Professional Examination Board scam. The former OSD to the Governor and his relative Dhanraj Singh Yadav has been arrested in this case.

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