NEWS ON AIR Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR Top News Uproar in Lok Sabha over claim of US President Trump on J&K NAT The claim of US President with regard to Jammu and Kashmir was also raised in the Lok Sabha. No request of mediation made by PM Modi to US President: S Jaishankar NAT External Affairs Minister Dr S Jaishankar today said, it is India’s consistent position that all outstanding issues with Pakistan are discussed only bilaterally SC cancels registration of Amrapali group under RERA NAT The Supreme Court today canceled the registration of the Amrapali group under the Real Estate Regulatory Authority, RERA. Rajya Sabha adjourned till 2 PM over US Prez Trump’s claim NAT The Rajya Sabha has been adjourned till 2 P.M. over US President Donald Trump’s claim that Prime Minister Narendra Modi had asked him to mediate on Jammu and Kashmir issue. PM pays tribute to freedom fighter Chandrasekhar Azad , Lokmanya Tilak NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid tribute to Chandrasekhar Azad on his birth anniversary. Today is National Broadcasting day NAT Today is National Broadcasting day. Govt asserts amendment to RTI Act does not compromise autonomy of Information Commission NAT Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar has said that Narendra Modi Government is fully committed to transparency and accountability in the flow of information relating various government departments. Jal Sakti Minister gives presentation to BJP MPs on water conservation NAT Jal Sakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat today gave a presentation to BJP MPs on water conservation in the presence of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Prahlad Joshi urges K'taka Assembly Speaker to complete trust vote today NAT Parliamentary Affairs Minister Prahlad Joshi urged Karnataka Assembly Speaker to complete trust vote today, CBI conducts raids at 11 places in WB, Bihar, Tripura, Delhi in chit fund case NAT The CBI has conducted searches at 11 locations in ongoing investigation of a chit fund case. Amarnath Yatra crosses last year's mark of 2.85 lakh in 22 days NAT In Jammu & Kashmir, the ongoing annual Shri Amarnath Yatra has crossed the last year's mark of 2 lakh 85 thousand in last 22 days. PM to share his thoughts in 'Mann Ki Baat' programme on July 28 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his thoughts with the people in the country and abroad in his Mann Ki Baat programme on All India Radio on 28th of this month at 11 AM. Parliament passes Protection of Human Rights Amendment Bill NAT Parliament has passed the Protection of Human Rights (Amendment) Bill, 2019 with Rajya Sabha approving it today. ED attaches assets worth over Rs 119 crore in Lottery scam NAT Enforcement Directorate (ED) has attached assets worth over 119 crore rupees in Lottery scam. Chandrayaan-2 successfully launched; Prez, VP and PM congratulate ISRO NAT The powerful booster GSLV-Mark-Three carrying Chandrayaan-2 on-board zoomed into space at 14.43 hours by puffing out thick smoke and leaving trailblazers amidst thundering sound from the second launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre. NDA govt completes 50 days in office in 2nd term NAT The Narendra Modi Government has completed fifty days in office in its second term. PCI recommended to make paid news incidence a punishable electoral malpractice: I&B Minister NAT Union Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar has said the Press Council of India has recommended amendment to the Representation of the People Act, 1951. Rajya Sabha faces repeated adjournments over K'taka crisis, Sonbhadra shooting NAT The Rajya Sabha today faced repeated adjournments following ruckus by Opposition members on the Sonbhadra firing incident and political crisis in Karnataka. NPA declined, says Finance Minister in Lok Sabha NAT Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said the gross Non-Performing Assets (NPA) have declined from eight lakh 95 thousand 601 crore rupees as on 31st of March 2018 to seven lakh 89 thousand 569 crore rupees as on 31st of March 2019. Acharya Devvrat takes oath as new Governor of Gujarat NAT In Gujarat, Shri Acharya Devvrat took the oath as a new Governor of the state today. HC quashes defamation proceedings against Ratan Tata, others NAT The Bombay High Court has quashed proceedings initiated by a local court against Tata Sons' former chairman Ratan Tata, its current chairman N Chandrasekaran and eight directors of the firm in a criminal defamation case. Pakistan violates ceasefire in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri dist in J&K NAT In Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan troops yet again violated ceasefire in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri district in Jammu division today. Congress MPs stage protest in Parliament premises over Sonbhadra issue NAT Congress MPs today staged a protest in front of Mahatma Gandhi statue in Parliament premises over Sonbhadra firing incident. Lok Sabha adjourned till 2 pm following death of sitting MP Ram Chandra Paswan NAT Lok Sabha has been adjourned till 2 PM following the death of LJP leader and sitting MP Ram Chandra Paswan. SC refuses to urgently list plea of 2 Independent Karnataka MLAs seeking floor test forthwith NAT The Supreme Court today refused to urgently list a plea of two Independent Karnataka MLAs seeking holding of floor test forthwith, but said it may consider the listing of the petition on Tuesday. India will achieve economic growth of 8% plus from FY 2020-21 onwards: NITI Aayog VC NAT NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman Rajiv Kumar has said that India will achieve economic growth of 8 per cent plus from the fiscal year 2020-21 onwards as structural reforms are set to produce the benefits. Rajya Sabha MP D Raja appointed as CPI General Secy NAT Rajya Sabha MP D Raja was appointed as the General Secretary of CPI on Sunday. PM Modi hails sprinter Hima Das for winning 5 Gold medals NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday hailed the medal haul by athlete Hima Das, saying India is proud of her feat. Over 7 crore 32 lakh farmer families receive first two instalments of under PMKSNY NAT Over seven crore 32 lakh farmer families across the country have received the first and second instalments of 2 thousand rupees each under the Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi Yojana amounting to 14 thousand 646 crore rupees. Mamata Banerjee reiterates demand for re-introduction of ballot papers instead of EVMs for voting NAT West Bengal Chief Minister and Trinamool Congress Chief Mamata Banerjee has reiterated her demand for re-introduction of ballot papers instead of EVMs for voting in Lok Sabha and Assembly elections. Birth centenary of Indrajit Gupta celebrated in Delhi NAT The birth centenary of Indrajit Gupta, former General Secretary of CPI, was celebrated in New Delhi today. BJP working president JP Nadda calls for 'BJP Yukt Bharat' NAT BJP working president JP Nadda has called upon the party workers to walk on the path of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurates two bridges in J&K NAT Ushering in a new revolution in the connectivity of roads and bridges in border areas, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh yesterday inaugurated 1000 meter long Ujh Bridge in Kathua district and 617.40-meter Basantar Bridge in samba district and dedicated them to the nation. 20 thousand wellness centres to be completed this year under Ayushman Bharat NAT 20 thousand wellness centres will be completed by the end of the current year under Ayushman Bharat programme. Efforts on for early release of Indians on board British oil tanker seized by Iran, says MEA NAT Eighteen Indian crew members are reported to be among 23 people on board ship STENA IMPERO seized by Iranian Revolutionary Guard from the Strait of Hormuz. MHA extends Taslima Nasreen's residence permit by one year NAT Union Home Ministry has extended the residence permit of Bangladeshi author Taslima Nasreen by one year. Indian Navy’s Western Naval Command observes 20th Anniversary of Kargil Vijay Divas NAT As a part of the commemoration of the 20th Anniversary of Kargil Vijay Divas on Saturday, the Material Organisation of Indian Navy’s Western Naval Command and INS Trata has set up a Pavilion at the Phoenix Mall in central suburb Kurla and Phoenix Mall in Lower Parel in South Mumbai over the weekend. Over 2.59 lakh perform Amarnath Yatra in 20 days NAT In Jammu & Kashmir since the start of the Yatra on July 01, over 02 Lakh 59 Thousand 8 hundred yatris had darshan of Shivling on the 20th day, till yesterday evening. NIA conducts searches at various locations in Tamil Nadu NAT The sleuths of the National Investigative Agency NIA conducted simultaneous searches in fourteen locations in Tamil Nadu in the morning today. New Governors appointed for six states including UP, WB & MP NAT Madhya Pradesh Governor Anandi Ben Patel will now be the new Governor of Uttar Pradesh while Lal Ji Tandon, who is the Governor of Bihar, has been shifted to Madhya Pradesh. PM Modi pays tribute to Sheila Dikshit NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi paid tributes to former Delhi Chief Minister Shiela Dikshit at her residence in the National Capital. Flight operations start on 8 more routes under regional connectivity scheme UDAAN NAT Eight more routes have started operations under the regional connectivity scheme UDAN. Defence Minister pays tribute to soldiers killed in 1999 Kargil War NAT Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today paid tributes to soldiers killed in the 1999 Kargil War at a memorial in Jammu and Kashmir's Dras sector as the nation commemorated 20 years of Operation Vijay. BSF to launch week-long events to celebrate Kargil Vijay Diwas NAT Border Security Force will be conducting a series of week-long programme to mark Kargil Vijay Diwas, the 20th anniversary of victory in Operation Vijay during the Kargil War. Priyanka Gandhi ends dharna after meeting kin of Sonbhadra victims NAT In Uttar Pradesh, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra ended dharna after meeting members of victim families in Sonbhadra district. Rajnath Singh hails Army for successfully tackling terrorism in Kashmir Valley NAT Defence Minister Rajnath Singh today said that Problem of Kashmir will get solved and no power on earth can stop India from finding a solution of Kashmir issue. Scientific social responsibility is need of hour to realize new India vision of PM Modi: Harsh Vardhan NAT Union Science and Technology and Health and Family Welfare Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan today said the Scientific Social Responsibility is the need of the hour to realize the new India vision of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Motihari-Amlekhgunj oil pipeline ready for commercial operation NAT The landmark Motihari-Amlekhgunj petroleum products pipeline between India and Nepal has been completed and ready for commercial operation.