P Chidambaram, the former finance minister in a statement today has suggested a slew of measures to bridge over the fall out of 21 day lock down on the poor and underprivileged section of country. In a statement issued on Twitter he has suggested a 10 point plan to assuage […]
Government of India invokes DM Act 2005; Executive Magistrates / Incidental Commanders vested with all powers.
In wake of the outbreak of Pandemic across the globe and country Government of India issued Orders prescribing lock down for containment of COVID-19 in accordance with Disaster Management Act 2005. The press note from the GOI says, “While steps taken by State/UT Governments are in the right direction, lack […]
The resolve of earthlings to fight and defeat the latest threat to humanity has reached new zenith. Entire world is focused and glued in this salvo with expressions pouring in from across the globe reaffirming our faith in the potential of man to fight back. Epilogue is receiving it share […]
The Lok Sabha on Friday took up discussion on a bill that seeks to declare five Indian Institutes of Information Technology (IIITs) in public-private partnership mode at Surat, Bhopal, Bhagalpur, Agartala and Raichur as institutions of national importance along with existing 15 Indian Institutes of Information Technology. Human Resource Development […]
In a bid to contain the spread of coronavirus, the Ladakh administration has rolled out an order stating that no commercial flights would be allowed to land at Leh carrying inbound passengers. Airplanes carrying only residents of Ladakh, civilian officers and officers of uniformed forces serving in the region would […]
The Delhi government on Friday advised all private-sector employers to allow their employees to work from home till Mar 31, in a bid to counter COVID-19. The state government advised all multinational companies, IT firms, industries, corporate offices situated in the national capital to allow their employees to work […]
A Delhi court has remanded a man to ten-day police custody in connection with a case against the suspended Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Davinder Singh, who is accused of trying to assist terrorists to travel outside the Union Territory. Additional Sessions Judge Dharmendra Rana on Thursday […]
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday arrived for the union cabinet meeting at the Parliament premises. The meeting commenced at the Parliament Building Annexe this morning. Further details are awaited.
The four convicts in the 2012 Nirbhaya gang-rape and murder case were hanged to death at 5:30 a.m. in Delhi’s Tihar jail on Friday, bringing the curtains down on the drama surrounding the execution that saw the death warrants cancelled thrice on various grounds over the last two-and-a-half months. The […]
The Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions on Thursday issued guidelines recommending work from home facilities to be given to Group B and C employees of the central government. “Heads of Department (HoDs) may ensure that 50 per cent of Group B and C employees are required to attend […]