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  • Rajnath speaks to J&K CM, seeks strict action against Masarat Alam April 16, 2015

    Jammu: Taking a serious note over action against separatist leader Masarat Alam, Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Kumar Singh said that action will be taken but no time frame can be given. An FIR has been lodged and action shall be taken in an appropriate time. I can't...
  • 'Toilets for All' campaign shortlisted for UN Global Award: Mamata Banerjee March 28, 2015

    Kolkata: 'Sabar Souchagar' project in West Bengal's Nadia district has won international acclaim for building toilets for all and has been shortlisted for the UN Global Award for Public Services, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said on Saturday. "Nadia district in West Bengal has won international acclaim in 'Sabar Souchagar' (Toilets...
  • J&K: BJP issues an ultimatum to PDP, asks it to mend ways or face consequences March 11, 2015

    New Delhi: As the controversy over the release of Hurriyat hardliner Masarat Alam refuse to die down, the Bharatiya Janata Party has issued an ultimatum to its coalition partner Peoples Democratic Party in Jammu and Kashmir to mend its ways. Sources said that the BJP has warned Jammu and Kashmir Chief...
  • BJP leaders meet to discuss alliance with PDP, Mufti assures Centre he wont release any separatist leader March 10, 2015

    The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will convey a stern message to Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed through Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh to mend ways or else the national party will pull the plug on the state government. ...
  • Run J&K government on CMP or be ready to face consequences, BJP to tell CM Mufti March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) will convey a stern message to Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammed Sayeed through Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh to mend ways or else the national party will pull the plug on the state government, said sources. According to PTI, there will be...
  • Jammu and Kashmir Deputy CM meets Amit Shah over hardliner Masarat Alam's release March 10, 2015

    New Delhi: Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh met Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Amit Shah over the party's alliance with the People's Democratic Party (PDP) in the state in the wake of controversial decisions taken by Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed. BJP national general secretary Ram Madhav was...
  • Our orders cannot be avoided: National Green Tribunal March 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Concerned over lack of coordination and cooperation between various departments in cleaning river Yamuna, the National Green Tribunal has said it has all the "trappings of the civil court" and its directions on this and other issues should be complied with without any "default and delay". "This tribunal has...
  • Son of Maharaja's security aide is new Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister March 1, 2015

    Jammu: Son of a security aide of erstwhile Maharaja Hari Singh of Jammu and Kashmir, it has been a long wait for Nirmal Kumar Singh of BJP to come to the centre stage of state politics. After having a heart-burn during the ticket distribution in last Lok Sabha election, Singh was...
  • J&K CM Mufti Sayeed credits Pakistan, Hurriyat, terrorists for peaceful polls; BJP in a tight spot March 1, 2015

    Jammu: It is a statement that is surely going the hackles in the Bharatiya Janata Party, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed on Sunday called for a dialogue with Pakistan while crediting the neighbouring, Hurriyat Conference and terror groups for providing a conducive environment for the five-phased Assembly...
  • Jammu and Kashmir gets PDP-BJP government, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed sworn in as CM March 1, 2015

    After a two-month-long wait and suspense, Jammu and Kashmir finally got a Peoples Democratic Party-Bharatiya Janata Party government with Mufti Mohammad Sayeed being sworn in as the state Chief Minister for the second time. Both parties have agreed on a Common Minimum Programme (CMP) for the state. Twelve leaders each from...
  • Watch: Life and work of Mother Taresa February 24, 2015

    A glimpse of the rich legacy left behind by Mother Teresa at the Nirmal Hriday ashram in Kolkata where Mother Teresa spent 17 years of her life. ...
  • Haryana elections: BJP fights to combat Congress's 'partiality' in Ambala Cantt October 14, 2014

    Ambala Cantt: Ambala Cantt, as people say, has been bearing the brunt of election a BJP MLA while the state has had a Congress government in Haryana. While people say Congress candidate Nirmal Singh has done enough for the constituency considering the support he got from the Bhupinder Singh Hooda...
  • UPA's sanitation scheme a failure, will review it: Government August 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The government will review the Nirmal Bharat Abhiyan scheme, launched by the previous UPA government in 2012 to eradicate the menace of open defecation in the country, saying it was a "failure". Ahead of the conference of state ministers incharge of drinking water and sanitation here tomorrow, the...
  • Wife's plea to release her husband, a prisoners of war July 28, 2014

    Nirmal Kaur's husband was taken as a prisoner of war in the 1971 IndiaPakistan war. ...
  • Congress leaders Nagma, Nirmal Khatri detained near DelhiUP border, released July 26, 2014

    Around 500 Congress workers, including Uttar Pradesh in charge Madhusudan Mistry, state unit chief Nirmal Khatri, and actress Nagma, were detained here Saturday for violating prohibitory orders banning their entry into Kanth town of Moradabad. Police released them after about five hours. The Congress leaders were detained at the UP Gate...
  • MPPSC launches probe into appointment of exofficial's son June 28, 2014

    Madhya Pradesh Public Service Commission (MPPSC) has started an inquiry into the alleged fraud in the appointment of the son of a former official as Deputy Superintendent of Police in 2010. MPPSC Secretary Manohar Dubey told Bhasha/PTI that the Chief Minister's office had received a complaint that the then Deputy Secretary...
  • Government to simplify tax structures in Budgets, expects Nirmal Jain June 20, 2014

    As the Narendra Modi goverment will present its maiden Budget on IIFL Chairman Nirmal Jain expects that the government will simplify tax structures. He said, "I would expect that they will not be populist, they will cut down subsidies. They will put fiscal deficit under control in a very genuine...
  • EC asks state government to remove Dumka SP Nirmal Kumar Mishra May 12, 2014

    The Election Commission has asked the Jharkhand government to remove Dumka Superintendent of Police Nirmal Kumar Mishra. Jharkhand police headquarters had earlier recommended suspension of Mishra as he was found guilty of negligence in deployment of forces in Dumka district April 24, the day the third and final round of the...
  • Election Commission asks Jharkhand to remove Dumka SP May 12, 2014

    The Election Commission has asked the Jharkhand government to remove Dumka Superintendent of Police Nirmal Kumar Mishra. Jharkhand police headquarters had earlier recommended suspension of Mishra as he was found guilty of negligence in deployment of forces in Dumka district April 24, the day the third and final round of the...
  • No anger among BJP leaders in UP over ticket distribution: Vinay Katyal May 7, 2014

    While there were reports that the BJP is divided over ticket being denied to Vinay Katyal from the Faizabad Lok Sabha constituency, he has said that there is no anger amongst the party's cadre over ticket distribution. Lallu Singh has been fielded by the BJP. Nirmal Khatri of Congress is...
  • Congress writes to EC on issue of transfer of UP officials February 15, 2014

    Uttar Pradesh Congress chief Nirmal Khatri has written to Election Commission expressing concern over what he said was the growing number of transfers being carried out by the state government in the run up to Lok Sabha elections. "The Lok Sabha elections are (to be held later this year) and in...
  • Nirmal Baba files counter case against man for demanding money February 12, 2014

    In a retaliatory act, Nirmal Baba's son has filed a case against a man who had previously lodged a case against the selfproclaimed godman accusing him of fraud and cheating, police said. Supreet Barula lodged a counter case against Professor Harish Veer Singh and Doctor Rajkumar alleging that the duo is...
  • Corruption charges framed against former HC judge Nirmal Yadav January 18, 2014

    Former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav faces trial in the infamous 2008 cashatjudge's door scam after a special CBI court in Chandigarh on Saturday framed charges against her in the case. The order comes after the Supreme Court had on January 3 dismissed Yadav's plea for a stay...
  • SC dismisses former HC judge Nirmal Yadav's plea on framing charges January 3, 2014

    The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed former Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav's plea for stay on proceedings of trial court, which is set to frame charges against her in cashatjudge's door scam, and pulled her up for adopting delaying tactics. A bench headed by Justice H L Dattu...
  • CBI court to hear judge bribery scam case today December 12, 2013

    Chandigarh: A special CBI Court in Chandigarh will on Thursday take up the case of former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav, who is accused in the cashatjudge's door scam. Yadav had been granted over two weeks time to move Supreme Court to challenge a recent High Court order...
  • HC Judge Nirmal Yadav gets two weeks to move Supreme Court November 26, 2013

    A special CBI Court in Chandigarh on Tuesday allowed over two weeks time to former Punjab and Haryana High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav, to move Supreme Court to challenge a recent HC order which had refused to stay the trial in the fiveyearold case. Nirmal Yadav, an accused in cashatjudge's door...
  • CBI to go ahead with framing of charges against Nirmal Yadav November 12, 2013

    The Special CBI Court in Chandigarh has decided to go ahead with framing of charges against former High Court Judge Nirmal Yadav and other accused in the cashatjudge's door case of 2008. The Court on Monday directed Yadav and other accused in the case to appear before it on November 26....
  • Political conspiracy behind Muzaffarnagar riots, claims Akhilesh September 9, 2013

    Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav on Monday termed the Muzaffarnagar communal riots a conspiracy to defame his government and polarize the state's polity" as opposition parties hit out at his government and demand he resign or central rule be imposed. Two days after the communal clashes that left 31 people...
  • Nine Andhra MPs suspended from Lok Sabha September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Meira Kumar Monday suspended nine members from Andhra Pradesh from the house for five days for causing unending disruption over the decision to create a separate Telangana state. The speaker named the nine MPs - four from the Telugu Desam Party (TDP) and five from the...
  • Cashatdoor: CBI court defers framing of charges against Justice Nirmal Yadav August 12, 2013

    A special CBI court on Monday deferred framing of charges against former Punjab and Haryana High Court judge Nirmal Yadav in the 2008 'cashat judge's door' case, with the agency terming her plea for exemption from personal appearance on health grounds as a "sham". While the rest of the accused, barring...