The Statesman (India)
NEW DELHI (The Statesaman/ANN) - Banerjee, while addressing the media suggested reducing government equity in public sector banks to below 51 per cent in order to end the fear psychosis of bankers. He, however, refused to take many questions on the economy or “contentious” issues.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Despite heightened tensions on the border, India on Monday conveyed to Pakistan its readiness to sign the agreement on Kartarpur Saheb Corridor on 23 October even as it renewed its appeal to Islamabad not to insist on levying a service fee of $20 on every pilgrim visiting the gurdwara.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - He indicated that Labour was unlikely to table a second referendum amendment during the passage of the bill, because tactically it was difficult for a motion from the leader of the opposition to gain cross-party support.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) – The Defence Minister was accompanied by Army chief General Bipin Rawat, to inaugurate a strategically located bridge across the Shyok River.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) – Sitharaman said, it might be important for the government to now see and meet up with a lot of industry leaders and invite them to India.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) – According to the Indian Army, the high number of ceasefire violations is linked to attempts by Pakistan to push terrorists into Jammu and Kashmir under the covering fire.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Three civilians were also injured in the firing by Pakistani troops, police said.