Guwahati, Jan 19: The Centre would build 2.95 crore houses under the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (Gramin) in the country by 2022, Union minister Narendra Singh Tomar said today.
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A CBI team on Thursday visited Delhi government’s Directorate of Information & Publicity to collect documents pertaining to inquiry against Manish Sisodia in alleged irregularities in the ‘TalktoAK’ campaign, following which the Deputy Chief Minister attacked Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The agency sources said the team went to the DIP, headed by Sisodia, only to collect documents regarding the program.
Top stories at 9 pm, January 19: Govt mulls options on Jallikattu, SP rules out alliance with RLD, Alok Verma new CBI chief, 30 feared dead in Italy quake
Jallikattu protesters keep up pressure, govt mulls options
Protests demanding jallikattu swelled on the streets of Tamil Nadu after agitators rejected statements by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chief Minister O Panneerselvam and the state braced for a shutdown tomorrow. Late night reports indicated that the state government could consider promulgating an ordinance to ensure holding of jallikattu or convene the Assembly for adopting a resolution in its favour. In a virtual replay of the anti-Hindi agitation of 1960s, lakhs of students and youths took leadership of the peaceful protests across the state, while agitators in Madurai, the main area which has been hosting jallikattu sport for centuries, stopped trains pressing for their demand.
The opening of the new Anand Vihar metro station on the upcoming Pink Line in September will bolster connectivity in Delhi. After the addition, Anand Vihar will get two metro stations — one on the Pink Line and other on the Blue line — apart from an existing railway station and an inter-state bus terminus right next to each other.
The bank, while denying the allegation, had claimed that it got a formal application for the release of account details.
New Delhi: A bank has a relationship of fidelity with its customers and it cannot share their personal information or financial statement with anyone else, Delhi state consumer commission has said while holding a private bank guilty of deficient service by providing account details of a woman to her estranged husband without her consent.
The pieces were cut and studded into the sole of the slippers.
Two passengers were caught with gold worth around Rs 26 lakh that was concealed in slippers at Indira Gandhi International airport in New
Delhi LG Anil Baijal on Thursday chaired a review meeting manage traffic in the system more effectively.
New Delhi: Expressing concerns over traffic management issues in the city Delhi’s Lieutenant Governor Anil Baijal on Thursday chaired a review meeting manage traffic in the system more effectively.
A day after the CBI registered a preliminary inquiry against Delhi’s Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia to probe irregularities in the ‘Talk to AK’ campaign, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal claimed the agency is scared of the Deputy CM.
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Instructing Delhi Traffic Police and other stake holders to decongest the city’s roads, Lt Governor Anil Baijal on Thursday ordered setting up of special task force for intelligent traffic management system in the capital and also emphasised on new uniform parking policy. The Lt Governor also directed concerned agencies to remove unauthorised parking and encroachments under flyovers and u-turns of roads and beautify them.