Opposing the ministry’s latest position, IIT-Delhi director V Ramgopal Rao replied in May, reminding the government that the dispute with Swamy falls under FR 54 by virtue of a resolution adopted by its BoG in 1965.
Police said Ramvilas Mahto (38), a Ranchi resident, was shot dead near a petrol pump at Hadiawada when he was returning on his motorcycle around 10.30 pm to Araria town, where he lived in a rented house. He was hit by four bullets.
The police claimed to have recovered two .32 bore pistols and one country-made .315 bore pistol, live cartridges from the spot.
Tiandong, who was residing at a building rented by the company in Anisabad, was held on Sunday and further investigation is underway to ascertain how he managed to get liquor in dry Bihar or whether he smuggled it in while coming to the state.
The report highlights that amendments in the SC/ST Act would make legal recourse more inaccessible for Dalit women.
Having returned home after treatment at AIIMS, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has personally written to the resident doctors of the premier institution and expressed his gratitude for the manner in which they looked after him.
Alleged misuse of internet for circulating child pornography and other obscene material is a matter of concern, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said as he directed officials to expedite the launch of online cybercrime reporting portal.
Opposition parties and civil rights activists in Jharkhand have joined hands to corner the Raghubar Das-led state government on issues like land acquisition, law and order and communal harmony, and announced a series of agitations.
With the JD(U) back in the NDA, Lalu Prasad’s Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) plans to stitch together a new anti-BJP ‘grand alliance’ for Bihar in the run-up to the Lok Sabha polls.
The programme was attended by Assam CM Sarbananda Sonowal, industrialist Ratan Tata, state health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and Arunachal Pradesh CM Pema Khandu.
Asked whether the government will follow the convention of appointing Justice Ranjan Gogoi as the next CJI when Misra demits office on October 2, the minister said the question is “imaginary”, and that the convention is “clear”.
In the last week, Naqvi not only broke the BJP custom by hosting an Iftar gathering at his residence — purportedly for Muslim women but also hosted a grand Eid celebration.
Baijayant Panda spoke to The Indian Express explaining the issues that led to his resignation, and his future plans in politics.
At Rourkela in 2015, the Prime Minister had said, “The government of India has decided that IGH (Ispat General Hospital) will be converted into a medical college and super speciality hospital, though I hope no one has to go there and no one falls sick.”
“He has taken a constitutional oath to be the Chief Minister, but these days he is less interested in his constitutional responsibilities and more interested in his party responsibilities,” Jual Oram said.
While New Delhi and Beijing have been engaged in finding ways to resolve the long-pending boundary dispute, the BJP’s training document tells its cadres that China was “not interested” in a resolution.
Sushma Swaraj will travel to Italy for the first major political exchange between the two countries after Giuseppe Conte assumed charge as Italy’s PM.
Party overhauling organisational structure, weeding out ‘inactive’ leaders
The 17-year-old girl’s family had filed a missing person’s complaint on June 14. On Saturday, police found the duo at Dalal crossing where the girl said they were heading to Chennai.
On Sunday evening, unidentified gunmen fired at and critically injured Iqbal Ahmad Kawa in Kelam village of Kulgam.