The MHA stated that “it has been observed that this procedure has not been followed before making endorsements” of the Chief Security Officer of the MHA on Press Identity Cards in 2015.
Congress has been piling up pressure on BJP to sack Vasundhara Raje, accusing her of quid pro quo in helping the former IPL boss Lalit Modi.
All political parties who contest the Lok Sabha elections are mandated to file their election expenditure statement within 90 days of the completion of the polls.
The official added that it appeared as if the UP police had so far not even investigated this angle and was not even in the know of the deceased’s cellphone details.
The EC suspended the recognition of the PA Sangma's party for its 'failure' to file the election expenditure statement for the 2014 Lok Sabha elections.
The students, in a letter to the Ministry Monday, have sought the intervention of I&B Minister Arun Jaitley in the matter.
Film-makers passed over for new chairman Gajendra ‘yudhishthir’ Chauhan.
The idea is to essentially encourage voters—particularly in urban areas—to go up to the polling booths and vote.
A senior office-bearer said the raid had indeed sent a strong signal across to insurgents that this government meant business.
Asked how deep the Indian Army’s Special Forces went inside the Myanmar territory, Rathore said that “it was deep enough for the terrorists to feel safe”.
In September 2014, Madras High Court set aside I&B’s order asking Maran family-run Kal Cables to discontinue operations after the MHA declined to give it security clearance.
These are also names which parliament chose to either expunge or not record in its proceedings when they were uttered on the floor of the Lok Sabha in the last one year.
Both the Prasar Bharati and the Information & Broadcasting Ministry are now banking on the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) to step in and facilitate the project.
The move to introduce a film visa stems from the realisation that foreign filmmakers were facing several hassles when they started shooting.
She said that there had been instances where some MPs told her that, they often felt hamstrung by technicalities of the subject or their lack of complete understanding.
Speaker Sumitra Mahajan talks about the challenges of running Lok Sabha.
Sena MP given chance to explain stand by May 11.
He urged EAM Sushma Swaraj to make a beginning, and said he would meet the Prime Minister to discuss it with him.
BJP sources said the government could suggest referring the bill to a joint committee in order to evolve consensus on it.
Arun Jaitley had requested the Speaker not to refer the bill to the standing committee.
In an e-mail interview to The Indian Express, Zaidi talks about his priorities and the challenges at hand.
With Modi listening, finance minister defends PM trips abroad and stands up for ‘soojh-boojh ki sarkar’.
These people are being transported in 80 buses that would cross over into India and terminate at Gorakhpur.
There is speculation that many ministers and even the Prime Minister could attend the Rawal's play.
During 2014 Lok Sabha polls, EC had come down heavily on speeches by BJP leader Amit Shah and SP leader Azam Khan by bringing their campaigns to a halt.
Drinking water’s allocation is Rs 2,611 crore for 2015-16, down from Rs 9,250 crore in 2014-15.
The government also plans to put in public domain the changes it has effected in policy and governance.
The guidelines-delving into minute details at times—make for curious reading.
In a detailed interview in the latest issue of Panchjanya, Nemade said the increasing influence of English is “very dangerous and aggressive”.
'Make friends with families of other castes, share happy and sad moments.'
Brahma said that “Election Commission cannot be immune (to change)... we cannot live like an ostrich".
The officials, meanwhile, dug into their records to understand the context in which “Godse” was classified as unparliamentary.
The I&B ministry has argued that telecast of the excerpts of the interview appear to compromise the role of the media.
Modi made a surprise visit to Room number 70 on the first floor of the Parliament building and took lunch there.
Modi slams those who ‘talk nonsense in name of religion,’ mocks MNREGA as enduring symbol of (Congress) failure.
RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat’s remarks put Modi, NDA on the defensive.
With the end of the Mughal Empire and the rise of British power, the 19th century Muslim intellectual had to reimagine his politics.