Stringent penal provisions have been incorporated in the fresh Act under which the states have been empowered to set up special courts for speedy trial of unlawful mining cases.
As a first step to grant Indian nationality to nearly two lakh refugees from neighbouring countries, govt has given citizenship to around 4,300 Hindus and Sikhs from Pakistan and Afghanistan in one year.
Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi was interacting with members of a fishermen colony in the coastal hamlet of Chavakkad in Thrissur district of Kerala.
Flat order books of leading infrastructure and capital goods firms show that activity on ground has not taken-off.
Ghulam Nabi Azad, leader of opposition in Rajya Sabha, in conversation with Indian Express.
Scindia claimed the agriculture sector was worst hit. “Rashtriya Krishi Vikas Yojna has seen a reduction in funds to the extent of Rs 7,426.50 crore.
The plan includes exhibitions to showcase the achievements of the government on May 28 and 29.
The party’s communications head Randeep Singh Surjewala said contradictory reasons were being given for the cancellation.
Modi said the government’s job is to ensure good governance for everybody.
The amended bill, it said, has also done away with the provision of holding directors and company secretaries of real estate firms accountable.
These officers will join Gujarat cadre colleagues in Delhi, including A K Sharma, P K Mishra and Rajeev Topno, who are in the PMO now.
Modi government moved to withdraw three crucial bills from the Rajya Sabha.
He was speaking at the Indian Institute of Management-Ahmedabad’s (IIM-A) annual cultural festival.
The Republic Day parade became a hollow display of weaponry and silly tableaux.
The cabinet cleared the ordinance after the mines ministry stressed the need for urgent action.