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January 18, 2020

India-Thailand business matching and networking event inaugurated

Hyderabad (Telangana) , Jan 18 (ANI): Telangana Minister for Industries and IT, KT Rama Rao inaugurated the `India-Thailand Business Matching and Networking' here on Saturday in the presence of Thailand's Deputy Prime Minister Jurin Laksanawisit.Laksanawisit is leading a Thai delegation to India comprising executives from the Ministry of Commerce. Several businessmen from over 30 Thai companies from various sectors including furniture, interior design, stationery, food, construction materials, cosmetics, bio-plastics, bio-…

Hardik Patel arrested for not appearing before trail court in sedition case

Ahmedabad (Gujarat) , Jan 18 (ANI): Congress leader Hardik Patel was arrested on Saturday for failing to appear before a trial court here in a sedition case.A non-bailable warrant was issued against Patel in the sedition case. He was arrested near Viramgam in Ahmedabad.DCP Ahmedabad Crime Branch Dipen Bhadran confirmed the arrest of Patel. (ANI)

Rajasthan CM approves 6000 scooters for tribal girls

Jaipur (Rajasthan) , Jan 18 (ANI): Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot on Saturday announced that 6000 scooters will be distributed by the Tribal Regional Department (TAD) to the meritorious tribal girls in the financial year 2019-20."The increase in the number of scooters is approved from 4,000 to 6,000," read a government statement. It also stated that Gehlot has approved to increase the number of Scooties to be given to meritorious students under Devanarayana School Scooty Scheme from 1,000 to 1,500."This decision of the Chief…

Former high court judge slams Indira Jaising’s remark

New Delhi , Jan 18 (ANI): Retired Delhi High Court Judge Justice RS Sodhi on Saturday accused human rights activist and senior lawyer Indira Jasing of seeking limelight by suggesting that Nirbhaya's mother should forgive the perpetrators and said that such insensitivity must be checked."As far as an opinion about forgiving or not forgiving the convicts goes, it is up to the victim's mother. However, was she (Jasing) a part of the candle marches and protests that took place after the incident? Now that the law has taken its…

Maha Vikas Agadi govt planning for resolution on CAA, says Waghmare

Mumbai (Maharashtra) , Jan 18 (ANI): Congress Spokesperson Raju Waghmare on Friday said that the Maha Vikas Agadi (MVA) government in the state is planning to bring out a resolution on the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) in the state assembly.Speaking to ANI, Waghmare said, "Our senior party leader Balasaheb Thorat has also expressed his stand on the CAA and even Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray has said we are against the CAA.""As far as talks on the resolution on CAA are concerned, our senior leaders of MVA will sit…
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