Protestors were cautioning voters against 13 years of ‘unkept’ promises made by chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on compensation.
Gaurav Vivek Bhatnagar
“If current tension at the borders is allowed to prolong, it will jeopardise the stability of the region and might escalate into an all-out war.”
At a function to celebrate three years of ‘good governance’, Kejriwal highlighted the good works undertaken despite having to fight through numerous roadblocks put up by the Centre.
Vogele’s unceremonious deportation comes just days after India denied visas to a team of Australian journalists for having written a story on Gautam Adani.
The Centre’s stance on the Haryana forestry scam case runs contrary to constitutional provision for the protection of civil servants.
“Rigorous” got included for imprisonment along with “either description” despite both terms being contradictory.
The publication of monthly reports is mandated, but only 13% of ministries and 5.7% of departments are actually following through.
The way some politicians made a string of visits to the murdered boy’s family helped in giving a communal undertone to the crime, which prima facie looks like a result of family outrage.
The new authority, which will be chaired by a retired high court judge, has been approved for dealing with complaints of custodial rape, custodial death, extortion or any serious abuse of authority.
In January 2018 alone, biometric authentications for 31,199 ration cards through PoS had failed, denying rations to around 1,20,000 people.
Terming the ministry’s previous response as ‘vague’, the chief information commissioner ordered the application to be transferred to the concerned authority within five days.
UP Home Guard DG S.K. Shukla claims he was trying to “facilitate a consensus among Hindu and Muslim communities over the issue of the Ram temple.”
While the state government has blamed her death on illness, the family claims the 30-year-old was not suffering from any major ailment.
The BJP loses Alwar, Ajmer Lok Sabha seats and one assembly seat in the Rajasthan; comes a distant second to TMC in one Lok Sabha and one assembly seat in West Bengal.
Rs 9.46 lakh worth of projects have been pushed through online monitoring system, the finance minister said.
The unlawful change in land use is not even being discussed by the political class.
The Department of Telecommunications had admitted to a Rs 29,000 crore revenue loss caused by six telecos before the Supreme Court.
Citing “security concerns”, the PMO had earlier denied the request made by the appellant under the RTI Act.
CIC RK Mathur told the PMO to “be careful and give inputs for reply within the timeline prescribed by the RTI Act”.
Submissions made to the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India seek stringent, legally-binding provisions covering all players in the sector.
AAP has accused the chief election commissioner of playing into the hands of the Narendra Modi government at the Centre.
Academics and lawyers have cautioned against harmful psychological effects on teachers.
A minor change in the secretariat manual means that only ‘VIPs’ have access to communication within a stipulated timeline.
Both central and state government continue to spend thousands of crores on various Hindu festivals and pilgrimages.
The amount was released by the Ministry of Culture to the producer Vinay Dhumale after he passed off footage from a television programme on Bal Gangadhar Tilak as a film.
The number of vacancies in the Central Information Commission is set to reach the all-time high of four.
The new special investigation team will have a retired high court judge, a serving police officer and a retired DIG-level police officer, the Supreme Court directed yesterday.
While it is not known what transpired in the conversation between prime minister Modi and the then health minister Harsh Vardhan, the RTI replies reveal a level of inertia in governance.
Not Possible to Get Definitive Answer on Savarkar’s Role in Gandhi Assassination, Says Amicus Curiae
Senior advocate Amarendra Sharan has told the Supreme Court that there is no need to investigate the murder again.
The Delhi Congress president had accused N.D. Gupta of holding an office of profit at the time of filing his nomination.
The UIDAI’s decision to file charges against the newspaper’s reporter has been condemned by the Editors Guild and press clubs across India.
The letter says the delay in implementation ‘has created a strong perception that that your government does not wish to put in place an effective anti-corruption institutional framework’.
After being denied information requested through an RTI, activists have written to panel chairperson Justice B.B. Srikrishna demanding access to details on meetings held.
Over 1,000 people have been detained across the state for varying periods between March 2016 and August 2017 under the Act.
Several have questioned the candidature of Sushil Gupta and Narayan Das Gupta over senior party leaders for the coveted posts.
LG Anil Baijal has demanded adding an income criteria to the scheme which proposes free tests, surgeries at private labs and hospitals for all in case of delay in government facilities.
Technical glitches in the delivery of rations and pension led to the death of a 67-year-old widow in Garhwa district.
A report on human rights in Jammu and Kashmir found that the “uprising of 2016”, contrary to government claims, carried forward into 2017.
The private hospital in Sonipat where the woman was taken has denied the allegations made by her son.
Politicians, rights activists demand probe into circulation of hate literature following Swami Laxmanananda’s killing.