Police had clashed with members of the BJP and other right-wing Hindu groups after they protested against the wedding.
The scheme for a one-year period will involve an expenditure of Rs 7.80 crore.
An advisory from the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting said such advertisements can create “unhealthy practices” among children.
Aiyar has called the prime minister a “neech aadmi” (despicable person) but apologised later when Rahul Gandhi tweeted that the Congress does not endorse such language.
The IT department said the money received as donations in its bank account was not recorded in the books of accounts.
The 14 officers included those from Assam Police Service, Assam Civil Service and allied services posted in various districts.
He said the weak response from the government raises serious doubts about the scheme.
The incident took place on Tuesday night after Australia defeated India by eight wickets in the second Twenty20 International (T20I).
Jayant Patel resigned after he was denied elevation as the Karnataka high court chief justice and transferred to the Allahabad high court instead.
“As per our current estimates whatever remains of the structure – [fairing], satellite and the rocket’s fourth stage – will fall into the sea.”
Journalists, activists, writers, thinkers and women organisations were seen among the crowds that gathered in the city and across the state condemning the killing of the journalist.
The high court also rejected Shahabuddin’s plea challenging the sentence awarded by the Siwan district court on December 11, 2015.
The blockade, called by the Indigenous People’s Front of Tripura on July 10, led to a serious shortage of essential items, including food grain.
Senior counsel Gopal Subramanium told the apex court that the right to privacy is a pre-existing natural right which is inherent in the constitution.
Shankar Sah and his son were forced to carry his wife’s body on a motorcycle to transport it to their village, after the hospital refused to provide a mortuary van.
Saif Al-Islam was accused by the International Criminal Court of committing crimes against humanity during the 2011 Libyan uprising.
Of its Rs 4,063-crore budgetary allocation for 2017, the balance available for laboratory allocations and research projects after salaries and other commitments is only Rs 202 crore.
India and Palestine also signed five agreements on cooperation in the areas of agriculture, IT and electronics, health, and youth affairs and sports.
At a UN debate, deputy permanent representative Tanmaya Lal spoke of India’s contribution to increasing the role of women in peacekeeping operations.
The students were protesting against the violent actions of security forces outside a college in Pulwama on Saturday which left over 50 students injured.
Deputy chief minister Manish Sisodia said the AAP government was committed for the betterment of people living in slums.
Nagas rage violently against chief minister T.R. Zeliang’s refusal to meet their demand on local body polls after two people were killed in a police firing.
Pakistan has said Chandu Babulal Chavan was being returned in a “goodwill gesture”.
The employees of Khadi Village Industries Commission plan to stage “a silent, soul-cleansing” protest wearing black bands on their mouths against the use of the prime minister’s image.
The gap between what the apex bank claims it has disbursed and what, according to its own earlier numbers, it could possibly have disbursed, has now grown to over Rs 66,000 crore.
Either parliament has been misled by the government or claims about the supply of new currency by the RBI are flawed.
The apex bank has repeatedly said that there are enough new notes available in the banking system. But the numbers they are providing show a different reality.
SC Issues Notice To Facebook, Google, Other Internet Majors on Sharing of Sexual Assault, Cybercrime Videos
The apex court sought responses from Google, Yahoo, Microsoft and Facebook on NGO Prajwala’s plea seeking blocking of rape videos.
If deposit trends so far and projections are to be believed, the black money expected to be purged may be much less than what the government hoped.
PAAS supporters in saffron caps barged into the venue where legislators of the Patel community were to be felicitated by Shah.
In Hazaribagh, the villagers are protesting against the NTPC, while in Barkagao against coal mines.
The scramjet engine, used only during the atmospheric phase of the rocket’s flight, will help in bringing down the launch cost by reducing the amount of oxidiser to be carried along with the fuel.
On Wednesday, ISRO’s PSLV rocket will blast off from the first launch pad at Sriharikota with the six Singaporean satellites. All of them will be put into orbit about 21 minutes into the flight at an altitude of 550 km.
The envoy said India has no intention to block trade tied with Nepal and clarified that the obstruction to the Nepal-bound cargo was due to unrest on the Nepali side.
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