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  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts with the people in the country and abroad in Mann Ki Baat programme of All India Radio on 29th of this month.It will be the 37th edition of the monthly radio programme.



  • The RBI today said banks will provide funds to women self help groups, SHGs, in rural areas at 7 per cent under the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana - National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM) in the current fiscal.




  • The RBI today said banks will provide funds to women self help groups, SHGs, in rural areas at 7 per cent under the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana - National Rural Livelihoods Mission (DAY-NRLM) in the current fiscal.



  • The Railway Board has empowered Divisional Railway Managers (DRM) to re-engage retired rail personnel for appropriate posts in the sector. In a letter dated 16th October, the board gave the power to the DRMs to employ pensioners at their discretion.The board said those re-appointed can only be in service till they are 62.



  • President Xi Jinping today assured China's jittery neighbours that Beijing is ready to resolve its disputes through dialogue but not at the expense of its strategic interests.




  • President Xi Jinping today assured China's jittery neighbours that Beijing is ready to resolve its disputes through dialogue but not at the expense of its strategic interests. He opened a key meeting of the ruling Communist party elite that will boost his grip on power with a second term and even an unprecedented third innings.



  • In Jammu & Kashmir, a suspected terrorist shot dead a Special Police Officer (SPO) in Tral area of South Kashmir's Pulwama district this evening. A Police official told AIR that the SPO Haleem Kohli of Gutroo village of Tral was fired upon by a terrorist inside his residence leaving him critically injured.



  • Ghana have become the latest team to move into the quarterfinals of the ongoing FIFA Under-17 World Cup.



  • Delhi Metro services will be available till 10 PM tomorrow on the occasion of Diwali.




  • The Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI has said that facts and circumstances as mentioned in interview of Michael Hershman on Bofors will be looked ...



  • Centre today told state governments that paramilitary forces are not substitute to state police and should be deployed only in emergencies. In a communication to all states, the Home Ministry asked them to set up a committee for examining requirements of central armed police forces (CAPF) by keeping in view the internal security, intelligence inputs and availability of central forces in nearby locations.




  • Centre today told state governments that paramilitary forces are not substitute to state police and should be deployed only in emergencies. In a communication to all states, the Home Ministry asked them to set up a committee for examining requirements of central armed police forces (CAPF) by keeping in view the internal security, intelligence inputs and availability of central forces in nearby locations.




  • Prime Minister Narendra Modi has asked the officers to adopt innovative ways to break silos for speeding up various processes of governance. ...




  • The Government has abolished the monthly charges on Digital Satellite Phone Terminal, DSPT which is used by soldiers and officers of various army and para-military units deployed in remote and far flung areas. They have to use DSPT service provided by BSNL as no other means of communications is available there.




  • The death toll from two suicide and gun attacks on Afghan security forces in southeast Afghanistan has risen to 80 with nearly 300 injured.The deadliest attack took place yesterday on a police compound in the city of Gardez in Paktia province where Taliban militants disguised as police detonated three explosive-packed vehicles that cleared the way for 11 gunmen to enter.



  • Centre has sought report from Jharkhand government over the death of a 11-year-old girl reportedly due to starvation.It will also send a team to probe the incident.



  • The Central Bureau of Investigation, CBI has said that facts and circumstances as mentioned in interview of Michael Hershman on Bofors will be looked into by it. CBI Spokesperson Abhishek Dayal said, it has learnt of matter pertaining to Bofors, aired on a TV channel containing Hershman's interview.



  • Minister of State for External Affairs General V K Singh has said that India, Brazil, South Africa, IBSA Dialogue Forum brings the member countries together under common principles of tolerance, multiculturalism and shared views on issues like climate change, international trade, UN Reforms and fight against international terrorism. Addressing 8th IBSA Trilateral Ministerial Commission Meeting in Durban yesterday, General Singh said, IBSA Forum is a unique platform for consultation, coordination and cooperation among the three democratic traditions from Asia, Africa, and Latin America.




  • North Eastern Council (NEC) will be reoriented to meet the current requirements and to address the new emerging issues in the North Eastern region. Minister of State for Development of North Eastern Region, Dr Jitendra Singh said, NEC will be reoriented and developed as a state-of-the-art resource centre for the North Eastern States with necessary resources, knowledge and skill to execute innovative and strategic vision for the region.




  • In Pakistan, at least seven policemen were killed and 22 others injured in an explosion in the Sariab Mill area on the Quetta-Sibbi Road today morning.According to DawnNews, security sources claimed a roadside bomb exploded just as a police vehicle carrying 35 police personnel passed the area.


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