All India Radio News Summary: 17 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 17 DECEMBER 2017 Railways plan to install CCTV cameras in trains and stations to ensure women safety Railway Minister said the railways are mulling to install CCTV cameras inside the trains and dedicate 2018 to collectively fighting against human trafficking. In order to tackle the women safety issue, Railways is looking …

All India Radio News Summary: 16 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 16 DECEMBER 2017 Prime Minister says government is committed to the development of North East; Inaugurates the 60-Megawatt Tuirial Hydro power Project in Aizawl.  Prime Minister said government is committed to the development of the North-East, adding that central schemes initiated for the benefit of the region have gained momentum. …

All India Radio News Summary: 09 DECEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 09 DECEMBER 2017 India joins Wassenaar Arrangement after completing formalities; India has joined the Wassenaar Arrangement after completing the internal procedures. India has become the arrangement’s 42nd participating State. This is the second diplomatic success for India for the membership of Export Control regimes after it became a member of …

AIR spotlight summary: Balance between Legislature, Executive and Judiciary

AIR spotlight summary: Balance between Legislature, Executive and Judiciary   Context: PM has stressed the need to ensure the balance between judiciary, legislature and executive. He underlines the need of three organs to work together and fulfil the aspirations of the people. Speaking at the valedictory session of the National Law day, PM said maintaining …

All India Radio News Summary: 27 NOVEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 27 NOVEMBER 2017 Prime Minister reiterates the need for simultaneous Lok Sabha and state Assembly elections; calls for maintaining balance between judiciary, legislature and executive. Prime Minister has reiterated the need for simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha and state Assemblies.  Addressing the valedictory session of a two-day conference on National Law …

All India Radio News Summary: 24 November 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 24 November 2017 Centre promulgates Indian Forest (Amendment) Ordinance to encourage bamboo cultivation in non-forest areas. The Cabinet had approved the promulgation of the Ordinance in this regard. The ordinance exempts bamboo grown in non-forest areas from the definition of tree, thereby dispensing with the requirement of felling and transit …

All India Radio News Summary: 21 NOVEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 21 NOVEMBER 2017 India’s nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Dalveer Bhandari has been re-elected India’s nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Dalveer Bhandari has been re-elected to the world court after Britain withdrew its candidate from the election. Justice Bhandari received 183 out of 193 …

All India Radio News Summary: 20 NOVEMBER 2017

All India Radio News Summary: 20 NOVEMBER 2017 International Film Festival of India​ begins in Goa this evening; Around 200 films from over 80 countries to be screened. The 48th International Film Festival of India​(IFFI) begins at Goa’s capital Panaji. During the nine-day extravaganza, around 200 films from over 80 countries will be screened. This …