Nepal earthquake: Over 2500 dead; Prime Minister Modi assures all possible help

The tremor also shook India, Tibet, Bangladesh and Pakistan

Kathmandu: The massive earthquake that ravaged Nepal on Saturday has killed over 2500 people. The tremor also shook India, Tibet, Bangladesh and Pakistan In an official statement on Sunday, it was stated tht the earthquake, measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale, had its epicentre in Lamjung district, around 75 km northwest of capital Kathmandu. As an aftermath More...

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Different buildings, including the walls surrounding Nepal's royal palace, collapsed
By Agencies On Saturday, April 25th, 2015

Massive quake rocks Nepal killing over fifteen hundred; Strong tremors felt in India

Kathmandu/New Delhi: A strong earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale rocked Nepal at 11.41 am (IST) in which over fifteen hundred ninety people have reportedly lost their lives, with strong tremors felt More...

The Constitution (122nd Amendment) Bill, 2014, was placed before the Lok Sabha
By Agencies On Friday, April 24th, 2015

Arun Jaitley moves goods, services tax bill for Lok Sabha debate

New Delhi: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Friday moved a bill for debate and passage to amend the constitution and allow a single goods and services tax regime for the cuntry that will subsume all central and More...

The action has been taken under section 46 of the Foreign Contribution (Regulation) Act
By Agencies On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Government puts Ford Foundation on watch list in national interest

New Delhi: The Ministry of Home Affairs MHA) on Thursday ordered placing the Ford Foundation, one of the most powerful international funding organisations, on a watch list in “national interest and security” More...

For us nothing is more precious than a human life
By IndiLeak Bureau On Thursday, April 23rd, 2015

Farmers problem perennial, PM invites contructive sugestions from all

New Delhi: Accepting that the situation was grave and farmers problems was perennial, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Thursday that charges and counter charges would be futile as whatever possible had been More...

The proposed legislation, which would replace the existing Juvenile Justice Act 2000, clearly defines and classifies offences as petty, serious and heinous
By Agencies On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Juveniles in 16-18 age group to be tried as adults in heinous crimes

New Delhi: The union cabinet on Wednesday approved amendments to the Juvenile Justice Act which paves the way for children in the age group of 16-18 years to be tried as adults if they commit heinous crimes. The More...

One million people have registered for net neutrality
By Agencies On Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015

Rahul raises net neutrality issue in Lok Sabha, questions govt intentions

New Delhi: Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday accused the NDA government of trying to carve out the internet for “some corporates” and demanded a new law to address net neutrality. One More...

Your life should not become a file
By Agencies On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Political intervention necessary in democracy, says prime minister Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said though political interference was undesirable, political intervention was necessary to ensure people-friendly governance in a democracy. Your life should not More...

Singh reportedly broke down after PM Modi's reprimand
By IndiLeak Bureau On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Remarks on Sonia Gandhi: Giriraj Singh denies meeting PM, ‘breaking down’

New Delhi: Contrary to reports about prime minister Narendra Modi giving a dressing down to Giriraj Singh, Union minister of state for micro, small and medium enterprises for his controversial remarks on Congress More...

Intercepted vessel was involved in smuggling and there were eight crew onboard
By IndiLeak Bureau On Tuesday, April 21st, 2015

Indian Navy intercepts yet another Pak Boat Off Porbandar coast

Ahmedabad: In a joint operation, the Indian Navy and the Coast Guards intercepted a Pakistani vessel with 8 suspected smugglers on board on Monday off coast of Porbandar. Intercepted vessel was involved in smuggling More...