NEWS ON AIR http://newsonair.nic.in/Default.aspx Website cell, IT Unit, NSD, All India Radio, New Broadcasting House, New Delhi, India ? 2006 All rights reserved. All India Radio AIR Top News Notification for 7th and final phase of LS Elections being issued today http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362554 NAT Notification for the seventh and final phase of Lok Sabha Elections is being issued today. Congress releases its candidates for six of seven Lok Sabha seats in Delhi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362585 NAT Political activities have gained momentum in Delhi as only two days are left for filing of nominations for seven Lok Sabha seats in the city. Polling will be held in the national capital on the sixth phase on the 12th of next month. Congress releases another list of 5 candidates for LS polls in Haryana http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362555 NAT Congress has released another list of five candidates for Lok Sabha election in Haryana. The party has fielded senior leader and former state Chief Minister Bhupinder Singh Hooda from Sonipat and replaced Faridabad candidate Lalit Nagar with Avtar Singh Bhadana. All arrangements in place for tomorrow's polling for 3rd phase of LS elections http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362584 NAT All arrangements are in place for tomorrow's polling for the third phase of Lok Sabha elections. 116 constituencies, spread over 13 States and two Union Territories, are going to polls in this phase. VVIP chopper case: Delhi court extends till May 3 judicial custody of defence agent http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362583 NAT A Delhi court today extended till 3rd of May the judicial custody of Sushen Mohan Gupta, an alleged defence agent arrested in the AgustaWestland VVIP choppers scam case. PM Modi appeals people to vote for strong India http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362582 NAT Prime Minister and senior BJP leader Narendra Modi today appealed people to vote for strong India. He claimed that because of stern actions taken by his Government now terrorism is limited to Kashmir only. Rahul Gandhi expresses regret over his remarks on Rafale verdict in SC http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362579 NAT Congress President Rahul Gandhi today filed an affidavit in the Supreme Court, expressing regret over his remarks on Prime Minister Narendra Modi regarding Rafale verdict which the apex court had said was "incorrectly attributed" to it. Nationwide NRC will be implemented if party comes to power says Amit Shah http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362573 NAT BJP President Amit Shah has said that nationwide NRC will be implemented if his party comes back to power at the Centre. Naval Commanders’ Conference - 2019 to begin in New Delhi tomorrow http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362572 NAT The three days long Naval Commanders’ Conference - 2019 will begin in New Delhi tomorrow. The conference is the apex forum within the Service for interaction between the Naval Commanders. SC directs Madras HC to decide plea of TikTok app on Apr 24 http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362570 NAT The Supreme Court has directed the Madras High Court to decide on 24th April a plea of TikTok app seeking to vacate of its ban order. Nasim Zaidi quits Jet Airways board http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362569 NAT Jet Airways' non-executive and non-independent director Nasim Zaidi has quit the board. Mr Zaidi, the former Chief Election Commissioner and ex-civil aviation secretary, joined the Jet Airways board in August last year. EC submits detailed report in SC on biopic of PM Modi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362567 NAT The Election Commission (EC) today submitted its detailed report to the Supreme Court on the biopic of Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Home Minister Rajnath Singh says if there is a need to make even more stringent laws, NDA will make it http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362566 NAT Senior BJP leader and Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said, if there is a need to make even more stringent laws for the protection and security of the country, the NDA will definitely make it. PM Modi to address public meetings in Maharashtra and Rajasthan today http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362551 NAT Senior BJP leader and Prime Minister Narendra Modi will address public meetings for remaining phases of Lok Sabha elections at Dindori and Nandurbar in Maharashtra and at Udaipur and Jodhpur in Rajasthan today. BJP releases another list of seven candidates for Lok Sabha polls http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362541 NAT BJP has released another list of seven candidates for the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The list contains names of four candidates for Delhi, one each for Uttar Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh and Punjab. Campaigning for 3rd phase of Lok Sabha polls ends http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362510 NAT Campaigning for the third phase of Lok Sabha elections ended this evening. 116 constituencies, spread over 13 States and two Union Territories, will go to polls in this phase on Tuesday. Arun Jaitley alleges institution of CJI is being destabilized http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362544 NAT Senior BJP leader and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has alleged that the institution of Chief Justice of India, CJI, is being destabilized. Country trusted Congress for decades but party spent more than five decades in serving one family: PM Modi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362538 NAT Senior BJP leader Narendra Modi today said the country trusted Congress for decades but the party spent more than five decades in serving one family. Congress will restructure NSA Board if voted to power http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362535 NAT Senior Congress leader and former Union Minister P Chidambaram has said his party will restructure its National Security Advisory Board. EC announces by-election to five Assembly seats in West Bengal http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362511 NAT The Election Commission has announced by-elections to five Assembly seats in West Bengal on the 19th of next month. We are committed for Sashakta Bharat, says PM Modi in Patan http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362529 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that BJP is committed for not only Samrudhdh Bharat but also Sashakta Bharat. No five day a week in commercial banks, says RBI http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362519 NAT The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has not issued any direction with regard to a five day a week working for commercial banks. Indian Navy launches Guided missile destroyer 'Imphal' http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362512 NAT The Indian Navy launched guided missile destroyer Imphal at Mazagon Dock Shipbuilders in Mumbai yesterday. PM greets civil servants on Civil Services Day http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362528 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has greeted all civil servants who are serving the nation with utmost diligence on Civil Services Day today. Indian diplomatic mission in Saudi gearing up to receive additional number of Haj pilgrimage http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362524 NAT Indian diplomatic mission in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia is gearing up to receive additional number of Haj pilgrimage during the Ramadan period. EC issues notice to Siddhu for seeking votes on religious lines http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362508 NAT The Election commission has issued a notice to Congress leader, Navjot Singh Siddhu for seeking votes on religious lines during a rally in Bihar. NIA arrests a person in connection with its probe against ISIS-inspired group http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362505 NAT The National Investigation Agency, NIA, today arrested a person from Delhi in connection with its probe against an ISIS-inspired group. Noted Bengali folk singer Amar Pal dies in Kolkata http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362502 NAT Noted Bengali folk singer Amar Pal died in Kolkata this afternoon after a prolonged illness. He was 96. Corruption & politics of caste and religion will stop, if return to power: PM http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362497 NAT Senior BJP leader and Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said if he returns to power, corruption, dynastic politics, loot in the name of the poor and politics of caste and religion will stop. EC stops online streaming of web series on PM Modi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362484 NAT The Election Commission has ordered to stop online streaming of a web series on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Campaigning intensifies for third phase of LS polls; voting on Apr 23 http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362496 NAT Campaigning has intesified for third phase Lok Sabha Elections with political parties making all efforts to woo the voters. Congress will launch surgical strike on poverty, if voted to power: Rahul Gandhi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362498 NAT Addressing an election rally in Bilaspur city of Chhattisgarh, Congress President Rahul Gandhi said, if his party comes to power, it will launch a surgical strike on poverty. Independence of judiciary under threat, says CJI Ranjan Gogoi http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362495 NAT Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi today said that reputation is the only thing which a judge has. District Election Officer issues notice to Pragya, seeks explanation for her comments on Karkare http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362494 NAT In Madhya Pradesh, the District Election Officer, Bhopal today issued a notice to BJP candidate Pragya Singh Thakur, seeking an explanation for her comments on late Mumbai ATS chief Hemant Karkare. Jaitley hopes aspirational India would reject dynastic parties http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362490 NAT Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Arun Jaitley today expressed hope that aspirational India would reject caste-based and dynastic parties during the ongoing general elections. Court dismisses bail plea of alleged defence agent in VVIP chopper scam http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362483 NAT A Delhi Court today dismissed the bail plea of alleged defence agent Sushen Mohan Gupta arrested in the AgustaWestland VVIP choppers scam case. ISIS module: NIA carries out search operations in Hyderabad http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362479 NAT National Investigation Agency (NIA ) carried out search operations in Hyderabad today in connection with the Abu Dhabi ISIS module case. Rahul Gandhi promises 33 percent reservation for women in Parliament http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362475 NAT Congress President Rahul Gandhi has promised 33 percent reservation for women in Parliament and government services if his party led alliance is voted to power. Campaigning for third phase of LS elections in full swing http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362415 NAT Campaigning is in full swing for the Tuesday's third phase of Lok Sabha elections. 116 constituencies, spread over 13 states and 2 Union Territories, will go to polls in this phase. PM Modi says that development model of country will be security for all and respect for all http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362472 NAT Senior BJP leader and Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the NDA government will take strong steps against infiltrators if voted to power again. PM Modi accuses Congress of building false narrative around EVMs & demonetisation http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362462 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has charged the Congress of building a false narrative around electronic voting machines and demonetisation. 12 coaches of Purva Express derail near Kanpur http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362459 NAT Twelve coaches of the Howrah-New Delhi Poorva Express derailed near Kanpur in Uttar Pradesh early morning today. EC bars Himachal BJP chief Satpal Satti from campaigning for 48 hours http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362456 NAT Election Commission has imposed 48-hour ban on Himachal Pradesh State BJP President Satpal Satti from campaigning for his remarks against Congress President Rahul Gandhi. PM Modi and Rahul Gandhi to hold election rallies in Bihar today http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362460 NAT Senior BJP leader and Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Congress President Rahul Gandhi will hold election rallies in Bihar today. Upendra Kushwaha will remain RLSP chief till LS polls conclude: EC http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362455 NAT The Election Commission on Friday ruled that Upendra Kushwaha will continue to be the President of the RLSP and the symbol of Ceiling Fan will continue to be reserved for the party till the conclusion of the Lok Sabha elections. Saudi Arabia increases India's Haj Quota to 2 lakh http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362454 NAT Saudi Arabia has issued a formal order increasing the Haj quota of India to two lakhs from one lakh seventy five-thousand. PM says GST brings transparency in business; Rahul Gandhi terms it example of failed policy http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362443 NAT Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the Goods and Services Tax has brought transparency into the business system of the country. Congress Spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi quits party, joins Shiv Sena http://newsonair.nic.in/Main-News-Details.aspx?id=362440 NAT Congress national spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi has resigned from all the posts in the party protesting against the reinstatement of some party workers in Uttar Pradesh who had threatened and misbehaved with her.