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Angry protester heckled H’yana CM Khattar

Chandigarh, Feb 23: Angry people protested and heckled Haryana CM Mahonar Lal Khattar as he hosted an impromptu press conference earlier today. Demanding strict action, protesters complained about police inactivity and the loss they incurred in the week long agitation. An angry protester said, “Our shops were looted and torched while the curfew was on and the police did nothing. ...

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The Big Daddies of Bollywood

Mumbai, Feb 23: It’s a common fact, we cherish and adore the stars we watch on silver screen. However, there are bigger stars or Big Daddies behind the known faces, the ones who make the actors who they are today. The ones who discover their talent and serve it in our platter of entertainment. Let’s take a look at some ...

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Happy with the response of Mann Ki Baat Mobile App: PM Modi

New Delhi, Feb 23: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he is happy with the response his Mann Ki Baat Mobile App generated and urged citizens to keep sending more ideas. The PM took to Twitter on Tuesday and wrote: “During #MannKiBaat last month had urged students, teachers & parents to share their exam experiences, keeping in mind ongoing exam ...

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NASA Global Hawk flies Pacific storm mission

California, Feb 23: Extreme weather predictions on the West Coast could become more accurate with help from NASA’s remotely piloted Global Hawk. Flights to look at Pacific storms as they develop began Feb. 12. The mission will show how Global Hawk could augment satellites and routinely fly vast areas of the ocean, said Robbie Hood, director of the National Oceanic ...

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Yash Raj Films Brings To You The ‘FAN Anthem’

Mumbai, Feb 23: Shah Rukh Khan’s young, adorable and exuberant lookalike self in Yash Raj Films’ ‘Fan’ had stunned and impressed everyone! Now, the Fan Anthem i.e. ‘Jabra Fan’ from the film ‘Fan’ is set to become a clutter breaking, popular chartbuster across the country in not one, not two, but six different languages! Nakash Aziz has sung ‘Jabra Fan’, ...

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‘Swachh Paryatan Mobile App’ Launched

New Delhi, Feb 22: “Swachh Parayatan Mobile App” was launched by Dr. Mahesh Sharma, the Minister of State (I/C) for Tourism & Culture and Minister of State for Civil Aviation at a function here today. This project is being implemented by the Ministry of Tourism, Government of India through DeGS and NIC. This Mobile App is available on Google Search ...

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Govt releases Seismic Microzonation reports for Delhi and Kolkata

New Delhi, Feb 22: The Union Minister for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences Dr. Harsh Vardhan released Seismic microzonation reports for Delhi and Kolkata in New Delhi today. Speaking on the occasion, he said such scientific endeavours should help us to minimize the impact of earthquakes by (a) Proper assessment of Seismic Hazard (b) Implementation of safe building construction ...

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NHAI Takes Measures For Improving The Functioning Of Toll Plazas

New Delhi, Feb 22: Taking a serious note of complaints about lack of uniformity in operations and misbehaviour by the staff of toll plazas, the National Highway Authority of India has issued a “Code of Conduct” for the Toll Plaza operators. NHAI contractors/ concessionaires are mandatorily to comply with the policy guidelines and standards prescribed by NHAI. A uniform dress ...

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Global Crude oil price of Indian Basket was US$ 31.07 per bbl

New Delhi, Feb 22: The international crude oil price of Indian Basket as computed/published today by Petroleum Planning and Analysis Cell (PPAC) under the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Gas was US$ 31.07 per barrel (bbl) on 19.02.2016. This was lower than the price of US$ 31.86 per bbl on previous publishing day of 18.02.2016. In rupee terms, the price ...

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Government asks 20 cities to launch smart city projects by June 25 this year

New Delhi, Feb 22: Minister of Urban Development Shri M. Venkaiah Naidu today asked the first batch of 20 cities selected in the first round of competition to launch respective smart city projects by 25th of June this year marking the one year of launch of the Mission by Prime Minister last year. He addressed a workshop ‘India Smart City ...

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