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February 13, 2020

China has coronavirus, Kashmir the PSA virus, says Fayaz Ahmad Mir

New Delhi , Feb 14 (ANI): Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) leader and Rajya Sabha MP Fayaz Ahmad Mir compared the Public Safety Act (PSA) in Jammu and Kashmir with the coronavirus in China by claiming people were afraid to talk about both the issues."There is democracy in this country, but if you say anything they impose the PSA virus on you. China has coronavirus and we have this. That is why people are afraid to talk on issues in Kashmir, they are afraid of them being detained under PSA," Mir told ANI here."Even as a member…

With creation of CDS, synergy between three services will get a fillip: Army Chief

New Delhi , Feb 14 (ANI): Army Chief General MM Naravane on Thursday expressed confidence that with the creation of Department of Military Affairs, which is headed by Chief of Defence Staff (CDS), the synergy between three services will get a fillip and India will be much better prepared for "whatever we have to do in future."General Naravane pointed out that the synergy demonstrated by three services during the 1971 war, when India won a decisive victory over Pakistan, was achieved due to personal rapport shared between the…

Trivendra Singh Rawat holds meeting of U’khand Ministers and MLAs

Dehradun (Uttarakhand) , Feb 14 (ANI): Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat held a meeting, termed 'Manthan' with the ministers and MLAs of the state over the development work done by his government and also discussed the upcoming projects of his government. The upcoming developmental works to be undertaken in the state were also discussed in the meeting held at the Chief Minister's residence.The MLAs also gave suggestions regarding the needs of their region to the ministers at the meeting."We have fulfilled 57…

2012 Delhi gangrape case accused will be hanged, court will issue death warrants one day, says advocate Seema Kushwaha

New Delhi , Feb 14 (ANI): The courts will have to issue a death-warrant, sooner or later, and the accused will be hanged in connection with the 2012 Delhi gangrape case, said the advocate for the prosecution side, Seema Kushwaha."All these will take hardly 20 to 30 days, the accused will definitely be hanged (for their crimes). The only thing is that the date of death warrants is not decided as of yet, but the court will have to issue it one day," Kushwaha told ANI here.The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved the order on the…

India’s development model based on principles of ‘neighbourhood first’ and ‘together we grow’: Ram Madhav

Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) , Feb 14 (ANI): BJP leader Ram Madhav on Thursday said India's development model is based on two principles - Neighbourhood First and together we grow."Our development model is based on two principles -- neighbourhood first, we want our relations with our neighbours to be based on mutual trust and sound understanding. Second, the Principle of "together we grow", which means when India grows, India becomes stronger, the benefits of it should accrue to all our neighbour," he said while speaking at…