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There will not be single job loss due to merger of banks: Finance Minister

There will not be single job loss due to merger of banks: Finance Minister

Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Sunday allayed fears of job losses following the proposed merger of public sector banks, saying not even one employee shall be removed following the amalgamation. “Absolutely, ill informed. I want to assure every union in everyone of these banks to please recall what I have said last Friday. When we

‘Gandhipedia’ being developed as social media portal: Culture Ministry

The ‘Gandhipedia’ is being developed as a social media portal that will contain original works related to the Father of the Nation Mahatma Gandhi, a Culture Ministry official told. Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had mentioned about Gandhipedia during the course of her Budget speech in the Parliament on Friday. The Central government has planned

Jai Kisan! Big farm push expected in first Budget of Modi 2.0

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who will present her maiden Budget, is likely to fulfil many of the promises made by the Prime Minister during his toiling poll campaign culminating in the historic mandate. Taking forward the setting up of a separate ministry for fisheries (one of the promises made by Modi), the Budget will have

Centre 'keeping an eye' on terror recruitment in Kashmir

Centre ‘keeping an eye’ on terror recruitment in Kashmir

Centre ‘keeping an eye’ on terror recruitment in Kashmir. The Central government is keeping a tab on the growing number of youth joining terrorism in Kashmir, said Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman. “We are keeping an eye on recruitment. We are also focusing on what is motivating them to join terrorism and who is behind influencing

3rd Scropene class submarine

Navy launches 3rd Scropene class submarine Karanj

3rd Scropene class submarine: The Indian Navy today launched the third Scorpene class submarine Karanj. Navy chief Admiral Sunil Lanba’s wife Reena Lanba launched the submarine, which has been constructed by shipbuilder Mazagon Dock Limited (MDL) here. “It (submarine) will undergo rigorous tests for the next one year before it is commissioned,” Admiral Lanba said on the

Surgical Strike

Government may answer about the Surgical Strike on Pak in Parliament

Indian Army has once again carried out a surgical strike on Pakistan. Indian Army has crossed the LoC and killed three Pakistani soldiers in Rawalpot. According to sources, six Pakistani soldiers have been killed. Although it has been said from Pakistan that three of his soldiers have been killed.  Indian Army commandos crossed the Line

Kerala seeks Rs 1,843 cr from Centre for Ockhi damage

Thiruvananthapuram, Dec 13, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan said on Wednesday his government has sought Rs 1,843 crore from the Centre to mitigate the damage caused by Cyclone Ockhi. “This was one of the worst disasters that struck the state. The Centre has been very supportive in all aspects,” Vijayan told the media soon after

Florence Parly

PM Modi meets Florence Parly in Delhi

French Minister of Armed Forces Florence Parly, who is on a two day visit to India, met Prime Minister of country Narendra Modi in Delhi. India and France will jointly conduct naval exercise Varuna next year. This was decided during a meeting between Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Florence Parly on Friday.India and France also vowed to strengthen bilateral

India, US to implement HOSTAC to strengthen maritime security

India, US to implement HOSTAC to strengthen maritime security

India US implement HOSTAC to strengthen maritime security: To strengthen maritime security, India and the United States have agreed to implement the program for Helicopter Operations from Ships other Than Aircraft Carriers (HOSTAC), the Pentagon has said. A decision in this regard was taken by Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and her US Counterpart Jim Mattis during

China tells India to respect ‘border facts’

Beijing, Oct 9, Two days after Indian Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visited Nathu La, China on Monday said the Sikkim section of the India-China border has been delineated by historical convention and asked New Delhi to abide by this “fact”.“The Sikkim section of China-India border has been delineated by the historical convention and the Nathu

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Sitharaman visits Ladakh

Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visits Ladakh

(Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visits Ladakh). Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman visited the forward locations of Leh, Ladakh and Siachen today and reviewed the security situation in the area.During her visit she was accompanied by The Chief of the Army Staff, The Army Commander, Northern Command and Corps Commander of the Ladakh Corps. The Defence Minister

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India will not deploy Indian troops in Afghanistan: Sitharaman

India will not deploy Indian troops in Afghanistan: Sitharaman

India’s Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday ruled out the possibilities of deploying troops in troubled Afghanistan. she has given this statement on the arrival of US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis in New Delhi. India lend his hand in the peace establishing process of Afghanistan and India stand with US in case of Afghanistan, said

U.S. Defence Secretary james Mattis to visit India next week

U.S. Defence Secretary James Mattis to visit India next week

United States Defence Secretary James Mattis will visit India next week and hold talks with his Indian counterpart Nirmala Sitharaman and Prime Minister Narendra Modi to underscore the persistent commitment of Washington to strategic and defence partnership with New Delhi. Mattis and Indian counterpart Sitharaman will discuss on issues ranging from counter-terrorism, maritime, regional and

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Nirmala Sitharaman : Army to clean tourist locations

Nirmala Sitharaman : Army to clean tourist locations. High-altitude tourists locations in Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and the Northeastern states will soon be cleaned by Indian Army, said Defense minster Nirmala Sitharaman.She said this during a programme in Kasauli, Himachal Pradesh, on Saturday. She rewarded officers and civilians of eight cantonments (Kasauli, Dagshai, Subathu, Jutogh,

Central forces need weapons procurement on priority basis

Central forces need weapons procurement on priority basis

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday said priority should be given to central paramilitary forces in procurement of weapons and equipment. He gave assurance that new Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman will look into the matter and will solve the problems faced by Paramilitary personnel. Rajnath Singh was speaking at event to hand over indigenously

Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman showing her 'achaar' making skills

New Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman showing her ‘achaar’ making skills in a video

New Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman showing her ‘achaar’ making skills in a video, yes thats true, a female minister with powerful portfolio in India making preparing Avakaya pickle. Avakaya is Telgu for mango pickle. Nirmala Sitharaman is sitting on the floor with her mother in the video, dressed in a simple salwaar kameez. This video already went viral. People on Twitter commented in

FICCI looks forward to implement 'Make in India' in defense production

FICCI looks forward to implement ‘Make in India’ in defense production

FICCI looks forward to implement ‘Make in India’ in defense production. The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry welcomes the reconstitution of the Union Council of ministers by Prime Minister Narendra Modi and looks forward to rapid implementation of ‘Make in India’ in defense production, under the new Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman.As India’s

Nirmala Sitharaman Defence Minister second woman after Indira Gandhi

Nirmala Sitharaman second woman after Indira Gandhi to become Defence Minister

Nirmala Sitharaman Defence Minister. Newly-appointed Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is only the second woman after late Indira Gandhi to become the Defence Minister of India, and the first one to take full time charge.While Indira Gandhi was additionally the Prime Minister of India when she took charge as the Defence Minister, Sitharaman has been entrusted with complete responsibility of