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West Bengal: Officials told to follow Centre’s vaccination rules for students going abroad

June 11, 2021 9:14 am

The Central government had on June 7 decided to reduce the second Covishield dose gap for students, sportspersons and professionals travelling abroad to four weeks from eight weeks.

Fuel for growth

June 03, 2021 7:49 am

Rise in indirect tax collection has improved central finances. Government must utilise fiscal space to support economy

Bombay High Court restrains Centre from coercive action against jewellers not following 'compulsory hallmarking' till June 29, refuses to stay decision

May 30, 2021 10:39 pm

The High Court said it is not inclined to stay the effect and operation of the January 15 order.

‘No more vaccines for 18+ in May, will have to shut centres’

May 18, 2021 5:24 am

So far, 45.81 lakh vaccine doses have been administered in Delhi, and 10.57 lakh people have received both doses.

Could have saved lives, says Bombay HC as it questions Centre on lack of door-to-door vaccine policy

May 13, 2021 2:57 am

The court also questioned the civic bodies in Mumbai, Pune and other places about their policy on vaccinating homeless people and number of beneficiaries from the group.

In Maratha quota order, apex court goes by SC, ST rules

May 07, 2021 11:08 am

In case of the SC/ST quota, the President notifies the community concerned, in a single list annexed to the Constitution, and powers to amend it are vested with Parliament.

Delhi High Court directs Centre to expedite installation of oxygen plants in capital

April 29, 2021 10:24 pm

The court was told that out of the total eight such plants, two have been made operational and two others would be functioning from Friday.

People keep dying, you will not do anything: Delhi HC to Centre

April 29, 2021 12:57 am

"We are still hovering around 400 and less than 400. You have not achieved 480-490 for a single day. That is the situation," the court said.

Centre, Delhi spar over oxygen

April 25, 2021 12:51 am

Santhosh, in a tweet, asked Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal when he found out that the city does not have any oxygen manufacturing plants and what he did to build one.

Cases, fatalities at new high as central teams reach Ahmedabad and Rajkot

April 11, 2021 1:57 am

Ahmedabad reported as many as 1,440 new cases and 16 deaths, while Rajkot saw 529 cases and eight deaths due to the infection.


Doubling farmers’ income is government’s political stunt, says Lalu Yadav

February 29, 2016 4:35 pm

Patna, Feb 29 (ANI): Former railway minister and Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief Lalu Prasad Yadav on Monday said the ruling government’s statement of doubling farmers’ income by 2022, is just a political stunt to reserve their berth in the next general elections.He further asserted that the BJP-led Central Government will not win the 2019 polls.

Left parties protest outside Parliament over JNU row

February 24, 2016 7:34 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): The Left parties on Wednesday protested outside the Parliament over the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) row and Rohith Vemula suicide case. The leaders raised slogans against the Central Government and demanded to stop the attacks on democratic and constitutional rights of the people.

Rajya Sabha adjourned over Rohith Vemula case

February 24, 2016 7:34 am

New Delhi, Feb 24 (ANI): Rajya Sabha Deputy chairman PJ Kurien adjourned the house again till noon as Bahujan Samaj Party leader Mayawati raised the issue of Rohith Vemula, a Dalit student who committed suicide earlier this year after being suspended that created ado. Other BSP MPs also started sloganeering against the Central Government and demanded justice for Vemula's family.

Must combat discrimination against women: Sharad Yadav on Shani temple

January 26, 2016 2:49 pm

New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Janata Dal United leader Sharad Yadav on Tuesday came in support of the women activists protesting against the entry ban in Shani Shingnapur temple, saying that women who belong to weaker sections have been facing discrimination for thousands of years. Yadav added that the Central Government should take initiative to remove such discrimination against women. He further stated that people who are preventing these women from entering the temple should be put behind the bars.

BJP has failed to bring good days: Mayawati

January 15, 2016 9:38 am

Lucknow, Jan 15 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) leader Mayawati on Friday said the BJP-led Central Government has completely failed to fulfil their promise of ‘good days’. Lashing out at BJP, Mayawati added that the days have become worse than before.