Innocent lives are being lost, he said and referred to the killing of five members of a family in Pakistani shelling on Sunday. The former J&K chief minister added that two girls were in the hospital.
He was reacting to Gandhi's speech at the Congress party's plenary session here where he said that the ruling government was diverting people's attention from issues such as unemployment and farm distress with "fancy events".
The strike has been called by the Maharashtra Navnirman Vahtuk Sena which has claimed that several drivers are not being able to cover costs due to falling business.
The company, which was founded in 2015 and currently operates in Gurugram, competes with the likes of Grofers and Bigbasket.
The senior lawyer also criticised Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and the NDA government over their policy on black money.
Rajiv Kumar was told that the state is planning "big success this year itself" in the health sector, but he feels that the sector needs to catch up.
An MoU was signed between NBCC Executive Director (Engg) Yogesh JP Sharma and Ecotourism Development Corporation of Uttarakhand Ltd MD Anup Malik to construct an eco-tourism circuit along Kotdwar-Ramnagar Kandi road.
The A320 neo aircraft, bearing registration number VT-ITX, has not flown since 8:45 am on Sunday after landing at New Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport (IGIA).
Pradeep Gyawali, who was inducted on Friday, also said that the Nepal government had started preparations as it expects both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping to visit the country this year.
Taking the ruling BJP on, Gandhi said the party sought to divert people's attention from issues such as unemployment and farm distress with "fancy events".
Shobana Kamineni, President CII (India), said the Saarc region will continue to grow for another 25 years with 30-35 percent of its population as young with India alone nearly 60 percent of the people under the age of 35 years.
Admitting that there was an "environment of mistrust" between India and Maldives caused by a host of issues in recent years, the envoy said, "lack of engagement" was responsible for the current state of affairs.
Nobel Laureate stresses India doesn’t have the jobs needed to sustain projected growth, calls for manufacturing sector push
The party, at its 84th plenary session in New Delhi, adopted a resolution on the economy which said sustained economic growth was the path towards becoming a middle-income developed country.
BJP Goa unit chief Vinay Tendulkar and Union AYUSH minister Shripad Naik said that Union minister Nitin Gadkari, who will be on a two-day visit to Goa from on Monday, would try to find a solution to the problem.
The results of the by-elections in UP, Bihar and Rajasthan have indicated that BJP's stock was decreasing and the people were disillusioned with the lead party of the NDA, party General Secretary S Sudhakar Reddy said.
HIPL is the recently created investment vehicle between DP World and NIIF to invest up to USD 3 billion in ports, logistics and related sectors.
The multi-phased initiative is envisaged to prepare the differently-abled, including mentally-challenged persons, to face any disaster as they are one of the most vulnerable groups in such situations.
Amid rising protectionism among developed countries, the Swadeshi Jagran Manch (SJM) urged the Indian government to utilise the meeting to raise systemic and substantive issues, which assume great significance for the country.
Addressing the 84th Congress plenary session, he also accused the BJP-led government of having "mismanaged" the dispute in Jammu and Kashmir and said the government's talk of fighting two and a half wars was “yet another hollow promise”.
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IFCI's net non-performing assets were at 26.49 percent while gross NPAs stood at 35.8 percent as of end December 2017.
Sources said China's growing military presence in the South China Sea and its rising assertiveness in that region may figure in the talks that Admiral Lanba will have with top US military officials.
Representatives from 50 countries will be gathering in New Delhi on 19-20 March for an informal World Trade Organization (WTO) ministerial meeting.
The firm, Tara Chand Saluja and Sons, has contended in its plea that the GST Rule 117 cannot restrict the right provided under the GST Act to claim input tax credit by providing a timeline for the same.