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September 22, 2017

PM to visit Varanasi, launch several development projects

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, will visit his Parliamentary Constituency of Varanasi, on the 22nd and 23rd of September. The Prime Minister’s engagements in this period will cover aspects as diverse as infrastructure, railways, textiles, financial inclusion, environment and sanitation, animal husbandry, culture and spirituality. The Prime Minister will dedicate to the nation, the Deendayal Hastkala Sankul – a trade facilitation centre for handicrafts – at Bada Lalpur. He will briefly visit the facilities at the Sankul. Shri Narendra

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September 19, 2017

US Citizenship and Immigration Services resumes premium processing of H-1B visas

H-1B work visa is a non-immigrant visa that allows US companies to employ foreign workers has resumed fast processing in all categories subject to Congress-mandated limit , five months after it was suspended temporarily to handle the huge rush of applications for the work visas popular among Indian IT professionals.The H-1B visa is for foreign workers in speciality occupations that require theoretical or technical expertise. The technology companies depend on it to hire tens of thousands of employees each year.Processing

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September 19, 2017

Govt to take measures to check cybercrime in the financial sector

smoothen Immigration and Visa processes

New Delhi-Union Home Minister Shri Rajnath Singh chaired a meeting of all concerned agencies and representatives of certain States to review the measures being taken to arrest the growing trend of cybercrime in the financial sector. He expressed concern over the disturbing rise in cyber frauds using cards and e-wallets in particular. It has been noted that both legal and technological steps need to be taken to address this situation The strategies being adopted to check financial cybercrimes were discussed

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September 18, 2017

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan performs in London after 12 years

Salman Khan has started live performances in UK after 12-year hiatus.51 years old Bollywood superstar attributed his decision to return to the world stage for live shows to his brother Sohail Khan. “I had stopped doing these live tours because they were too long, boring and very tacky due to low production value and I agreed to return when my brother promised me good production value,” said Salman.He was joined on stage by co-stars Sonakshi Sinha, Jacqueline Fernandes, Prabhu Deva,

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September 18, 2017

India will support UN reforms initiatives suggested by President Trump

External Affairs Minister od India Sushma Swaraj had many meetings with her counterparts from around the world to further India’s country’s foreign policy goals.She kicked off her engagements at UNGA with a trilateral meeting with her Japanese and American counterparts on the sidelines of the General Assembly. In her trilateral meeting with Rex Tillerson and Taro Kono, Indian foreign minister Sushma Swaraj aimed to further strengthen cooperation among the three nations.On another front, India will support broad reform initiatives suggested

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September 18, 2017

Airports Authority of India to take up development work at Lucknow, Deoghar, Rajkot and Allahabad airports

New Delhi -The Airports Authority of India will undertake new development works at Lucknow, Deoghar, Rajkot and Allahabad airports. The objective is to improve and develop airport infrastructure to meet growing traffic demands. AAI plans to construct new integrated passenger terminal building at Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, Lucknow at an estimated cost of Rs. 1230 crores. Passenger traffic at this airport has grown steadily during the last 5 years. The new terminal will be able to handle 4000 passengers

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September 18, 2017

Chief Minister Yogi accuses previous governments of ignoring development in UP

Non BJP govts from 2003 in Uttar Pradesh of being undemocratic, ignoring development and patronising corruption and criminals during their regimes said UP Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath.He was releasing a white paper on the working of previous governments in Lucknow. He alleged that all previous governments during the last 15 years functioned irresponsibly and promoted corruption and undemocratic manners in the working.Mr Yogi said most of the State owned Public Sectors have been closed due to financial indiscipline and corruption.

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September 18, 2017

Centre said Rohingya Muslims in India are illegal immigrants and pose security threat

smoothen Immigration and Visa processes

Rohingya Muslims are “illegal” immigrants in the country and their countinous stay posed “serious national security ramifications” said centre to the Supreme Court. An affidavit was filed by the centre in the apex court Registry, said the fundamental right to reside and settle in any part of the country is available to citizens only and illegal refugees cannot invoke the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court to enforce the right.Earlier during the day, a bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra

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September 18, 2017

Govt saved 65 thousand crore rupees on money transferred directly to beneficiaire

Mumbai-Human Resource Minister Prakash Javadekar has said that the Govt has saved 65 thousand crore rupees through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) in various public schemes.He said, scores of welfare schemes have been linked to DBT, under which the money are transferred directly to the beneficiary’s bank accounts.Direct Benefit Transfer enables linking of Aadhar card to bank accounts and other subsidised services availed by citizens. It is being used to plug the loopholes in the system due to which the government

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September 17, 2017

“ Cleanliness is Service” Campaign at India Gate in New Delhi

New Delhi-Ministry of Tourism organised “Swachhta Hi Seva” campaign at India Gate. Minister of State for Tourism Alphons Kannanthanam along with Senior officers of the Ministry of Tourism participated in the campaign. Prime Minister has called upon the nation to begin a campaign, ‘Swachhata Hi Sewa’, ‘Cleanliness is Service’, from 15th September 2017 to 2nd October 2017.Ministry of Tourism has prepared an Action Plan for launching this campaign at various important tourist sites across the country. In addition, the Ministry

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