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President Mukherjee, PM Modi remember BR Ambedkar on his 60th death anniversary

President Mukherjee, PM Modi remember BR Ambedkar on his 60th death anniversary

President Pranab Mukherjee, Vice President Hamid Ansari, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and other leaders today remembered Babasaheb Bhim Rao Ambedkar on his 60th death anniversary, which is being observed as ‘Mahaparinirvan Diwas’. Mukherjee, Ansari and Modi offered floral tribute at the Dalit mascot’s statue in Parliament House lawns. “Remembering Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar on his Punya

Pune businessman dupes 20 lakh investors of Rs 2,000 crore, arrested

A Pune-based businessman, who floated various companies, was arrested by the Economic Offences Wing (EOW) of the Mumbai police on Friday night for duping around 20 lakh investors of Rs 2,000 crore. Fifty-six-year-old Balasaheb Bhapkar, managing director and chairman of Sai Prasad Properties Limited, Goa, and Sai Prasad Foods Limited, Pune, collected funds from investors

Even Twitter is all tickled with Delhi’s odd car formula

Your car’s registration number was probably never as important as it is now, neither did it hold such power. The Delhi Chief Minister’s solution to the Capital’s pollution woes is odd, yet evenly balanced to say the least. Among other mundane solutions like shut down power plants, vacuum clean roads, restrict parking, the most talked

Delhi Police arrest govt school teacher in J-K

The Delhi Police arrested a resident of Jammu and Kashmir in the spying racket working for Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence, officials said on Saturday. Sabar, a teacher in a government school, was arrested from Rajouri district of Jammu on Friday, joint commissioner of police (crime branch) Ravindra Yadav said. Delhi Police have arrested others in the

Smriti Irani asks Govt release funds for JK SSA scheme immediately

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, December 4 Hoping that the state government will disburse the salaries of the SSA teachers without further delay, the Union HRD Minister Smirti Irani Friday said that she has issued orders for immediate release of 459 crore to Jammu and Kashmir under the scheme. “I am hopeful that the state government will

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