Indian Air Force Recommending Abhinandan Varthaman For Vir Chakra Award – NDTV News

New Delhi:  The India Air Force is recommending Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman for the wartime gallantry medal Vir Chakra for shooting down an F-16 in aerial conflict with Pakistan. While Wing Commander Abhinandan has been recommended for the Vir Chakra, the 12 Mirage 2000 pilots who bombed targets in Pakistan are being recommended for the […]

Traders, politicians slam govt. for suspension of cross-LoC trade – The Hindu

Traders and politicians in Kashmir have criticised the government over the sudden suspension of cross-Line of Control trade, which the government said had been triggered by issues including illegal trade of U.S.-origin California almonds, funneling of counterfeit currency, and the funding and promotion of terror groups and anti-India operations though the trade. “I sold my […]

GST has brought transparency to the system: PM Modi –

Moneycontrol News Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on April 19 that the the number of registered traders under the Goods and Services Tax (GST) has almost doubled, and brought transparency to the system. “We have fulfilled the dream of one nation one tax. E-way bills now help transport goods easily from one part […]

Congress Seeks Security For Hardik Patel After Slap At Election Rally – NDTV News

Ahmedabad:  The Congress on Friday urged the Election Commission to immediately provide security to Patidar leader Hardik Patel, hours after he was slapped by a man who alleged Mr Patel was playing politics with the sentiments of the community. The incident occurred when Mr Patel was addressing an election rally described as a ‘Jan Aakrosh […]

Lok Sabha elections 2019 ‘Congress’ DNA to divide people’: BJP slams Sidhu’s appeal to Muslim voters – Hindustan Times

Cricketer-turned politician Navjot Singh Sidhu courted controversy on Monday when he appealed to Muslims to cast their votes for the Congress in order to defeat Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Sidhu made the remarks while addressing an election rally in Katihar where he was canvassing for Congress candidate Tariq Anwar. “You comprise 64% of the […]

SC dismisses Mayawati’s objections to EC’s gag order, asks her to file separate plea –

The Supreme Court on Tuesday dismissed Bahujan Samaj Party chief Mayawati’s objections to the Election Commission’s order that barred her from campaigning for 48 hours. The court asked her to file a separate plea against the poll body’s gag order, reported Bar and Bench. Mayawati alleged that the Election Commission passed ex-parte orders after the […]