“The party’s stand is clear…The temple should be constructed in a legal manner and there should be mutual dialogue,” said the BJP president, also addressing election reform, reservations, GST and cow protection.
The environment tribunal bench granted relief to the DDA after it was argued that if the stay order on construction was not lifted then it would cause great loss to the public exchequer.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said that these two reforms combined will “certainly lead to greater compliance, greater digitisation,” adding that “expansion of the tax base of direct and indirect taxes is already visible.”
A bench headed by Justice Dipak Misra was informed by the additional solicitor general that the process to bring in a DNA Profiling Bill has been initiated.
Police has registered a case against the management of the centre for alleged negligence as the shelter had filled with slush due to heavy rains.
DMK chief M.K. Stalin said a CBI probe would throw light on bribes allegedly received by people with vested interests and related tax evasion.
The couple were killed by the woman’s father and brother.
The companies include Bharti Airtel, Vodafone India, Idea Cellular, Reliance Communications and Aircel.
DDA has been told to submit a report within a week, after consulting the expert panel’s assessment of damages.
He secured 47 out of the 59 votes in the House which included 36 votes of the Naga People’s Front (NPF), four of the BJP and seven from the Independents.
The RSS leader said it does not support any kind of violence linked to cow protection and demanded action against those found guilty.
She also accused China of building roads using bulldozers and excavators, which has been protested by Bhutan in writing to China.
Lok Sabha member B. Mahtab said that 2.7 billion units of electricity could be saved if the time zone was advanced by half-an-hour in the northeast region.
The vulnerable Dongoria Kondh were marooned from the rest of the state as the only bridge connecting the Niyamgiri hills were washed away due to heavy flooding of river Kalyan.
The NPF said Acharya owes people an explanation about what “extenuating circumstances prompted him to support a legislators-sans-party set-up.”
But the minister of state for I&B told parliament the public broadcaster was reviewing the RSS-backed Hindustan Samachar news service.
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Leader of opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad said that the BJP was the only party benefitting from such incidents and urged it to give up “vote politics.”
According to a US space expert, India which recently launched a record 104 satellites in one go, would continue to do so and “saturate” the orbits.
State governor P.B. Acharya has appointed Zeliang as the chief minister and asked him to prove his majority on the floor of the House on or before July 22.
While two persons had perished in floods in Kalahandi district earlier, two more deaths were reported in Malkangiri district yesterday.
The announcement to withdraw the protest was made yesterday by the traders who met finance minister Arun Jaitley in Delhi on July 17.
Chinese and Indian soldiers have been locked in a face-off over road-building in the Dokalam area of the Sikkim sector for over a month.
A group of seven Indian students has bagged two awards at the first global robotics Olympiad in the US where 157 countries participated.
An emergent special session of the assembly was scheduled at 9:30 am today for the chief minister, who is facing a rebellion from MLAs of his party Nagaland Peoples Front (NPF), to seek confidence vote.
The court has also said it will arrange for security for the couple filing the appeal, an activist helping them and their advocate.
“I have no moral right to be in the House if I am not allowed to put across my views on atrocities being committed against Dalits,” Mayawati said.
The 68-year old Naidu currently holds the portfolios of Information and Broadcasting and Housing and Urban Affairs.
Director general of police for prisons H. N. Sathyanarayana Rao, who D. Roopa levelled the charges against, has also been transferred.
The strength of the first-ever BJP-led coalition government in Manipur has increased to 40 in the 60-member House, with two Congress MLAs joining.
The six-member Joint Investigation Team (JIT), set up by the apex court, recommended filing a corruption case against Sharif and his children on July 10.
A long-standing code for the Speaker’s Lobby where lawmakers congregate and communicate with the press and public requires women to wear dresses and blouses with sleeves
Led by science and technology minister Harsh Vardhan, the committee will select projects to help scientifically validate the benefits of cow-derivatives.
Hundreds of people in Morbi, Surendranagar and Rajkot districts were shifted to safer places from low-lying areas near rivers and dams.
The Gorkha Janamukti Morcha, which is leading the shutdown in the hills since June 15, has threatened to start a fast unto-death strike.
The administrative directions were issued by acting Chief Justice Gita Mittal to ensure proper implementation of civil procedure code provisions.
Mehbooba appraised the home minister on the steps taken to maintain peace in the Valley and discussed measures to protect pilgrims from future attacks.
The location of the conference is meant to ‘send a message’ to separatists in Kashmir.
Guwahati HC stayed Nagaland governor’s directive to chief minister Shurhozelie Liezietsu, after the latter argued the that directive was unconstitutional.
The apex court’s order came despite objections by the government and the army. The army, Assam Rifles and the Manipur police are accused in 1,528 alleged extra-judicial killings 2000 to 2012 in Manipur.
The plea claimed that directions were issued under the Environment (Protection) Act, 1986 by the CPCB chairman on July 21, 2015 to 318 thermal power plants.