Mamata woos investment, promises new Indian industrial policy post-poll

Kolkata, Feb 7  West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said here on Thursday a new industrial policy would be formulated to boost industries and the country’s economy, if there was a change in the government after the general elections. “I know some of your problems and difficulties. But I can assure you that we will […]

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CBI-Kolkata police face-off: 5 top cop to face government action

New Delhi, Feb 7  The Union government has decided to take stern action against five senior police officers who were involved in the face-off between the Kolkata Police and CBI officials, sources said on Thursday. The police officers face action for participating in a street protest with Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, an action that comes […]

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Rajasthan government gives loan waiver certificates to farmers

Jaipur, Feb 7  The Rajasthan government on Thursday gave loan waiver certificates to farmers at a camp organised under the Rajasthan Farmer Loan Waiver Scheme 2019, in what the state Congress leaders described as the implementation of the waiver scheme. Thousands of farmers were given loan waiver certificates on this occasion, said Registrar of Cooperatives […]

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Tesla Model 3 deliveries in Europe facing delay: Report

San Francisco, Feb 7  Electric vehicle maker Tesla, which officially started deliveries of its Model 3 in Europe late last month, is facing some delays as several buyers were turned away from its Tilburg factory despite being invited to collect their vehicles. Tesla Founder and CEO Elon Musk took to Twitter on Thursday to explain […]

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4-year B.Ed course from next year: Javadekar

New Delhi, Feb 7  The government is going to introduce a four-year Bachelor in Education (B.Ed) course from next year with an aim to improve the quality of teaching, Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar said here on Thursday. “We are going to launch a four-year integrated course from next year. The standard of teaching […]

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Modi set for a Friday tryst with North Bengal, BJP alleges Trinamool intimidation

Jalpaiguri, Feb 7  Amid BJP’s accusations of harassment and intimidation by the state’s ruling Trinamool Congress, Prime Minister Narendra Modi is scheduled to address a public meeting in Jalpaiguri district’s Churabhandar on Friday, in a bid to give a further fillip to the saffron outfit’s Lok Sabha poll campaign in northern West Bengal. The BJP’s […]

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