Sunday , 24 March 2019

National News

SC junks plea by six states to appoint head of the police force

NEW DELHI: In a setback to Bihar, West Bengal, Kerala, Chhattisgarh, Punjab and Haryana, the Supreme Court on Wednesday declined their plea seeking they be allowed to appoint Director General of state police through their own selection process instead of approaching the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC). Please like & share: Read More »

Govt proposes new Emigration Bill

NEW DELHI: The government has proposed to introduce a new Emigration Bill to replace the existing Emigration Act 1983 in view of a paradigm shift in the nature, pattern, directions and volume of migration over the last 35 years. Please like & share: Read More »

Cabinet okays revised cost to construct 13 Central varsities

NEW DELHI: The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday gave its approval for Revised Cost of Estimate (RCE) for the construction of 13 new central universities, to facilitate completion of the project within 36 months. Please like & share: Read More »

BJP will win 74 Lok Sabha seats in UP, says Nadda

LUCKNOW: Union Minister J P Nadda on Wednesday exuded confidence that the BJP will win 74 Lok Sabha seats out of 80 in Uttar Pradesh and downplayed the SP-BSP alliance in the state for the general elections. Please like & share: Read More »

Two Ind MLAs sever ties with HDK govt

BENGALURU: In a jolt to the H D Kumaraswamy led Congress-JD-S government in Karnataka, two Independent MLAs on Tuesday withdrew support to the seven-month-old ministry amid turmoil triggered by charges of horse trading flung at each other by the ruling coalition and BJP. Please like & share: Read More »

India needs a decisive PM, not maverick leadership: Jaitley

NEW DELHI: Citing achievements of the Narendra Modi government, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley Tuesday said India needs a decisive prime minister with a clear mandate to deliver economic growth and satisfy the country’s aspirations, and not an unworkable alliance with maverick leadership. Please like & share: Read More »

CAG refuses to share Rafale audit; cites breach of Parliament

NEW DELHI: The Comptroller and Auditor General has refused to disclose details about its audit in the controversial Rafale aircraft deal, saying the process is not yet complete and any disclosure at this stage will amount to breach of the Parliament’s privilege, an RTI reply said. Please like & share: Read More »