Govt & Politics News

Demand for divisional status for Ladakh being considered: Governor Malik

Ladakh currently forms a part of Kashmir division.

SC Collegium finalises elevation of Delhi HC Chief Justice to apex court

Justice Menon was also Acting Chief Justice of the Madhya Pradesh High Court from May 2016 to March 2017.

J-K: Governor likely to recommend President rule from December 20

Governor Malik last month dissolved the Assembly, citing the “impossibility of forming a stable government by the coming together of political parties with opposing political ideologies”.

Govt interventions helped save 840 children each day since 2014, says PM

The PM described Mission Indradhanush as a programme “close to my heart” and expressed satisfaction at it being showcased at the international meet.

Parliament Winter Session: Govt introduces Dam Safety Bill

The Bill provides for “surveillance, inspection, operation and maintenance of specified dams for prevention of dam failure related disasters and to provide for institutional mechanism to ensure their safe functioning”.

Parliament Winter Session: Both Houses adjourned amid protests by Cong, Sena, others

Members of two Tamil Nadu parties — AIADMK and DMK — staged protests on the Cauvery issue.

Congress notice for adjournment motion on Rafale deal in Lok Sabha likely today

While the government has repeatedly said that it is ready for a discussion on all issues, it is not clear if it would agree to the admission of an adjournment motion.

Mamata Banerjee targets losing BJP, but skips mention of Congress

Trinamool chief Mamata Banerjee, who has been one of the prime movers behind efforts to cobble together a united front against the BJP, appeared reluctant to give any space to the Congress in her reactions.

Rahul Gandhi: Clear message to BJP, learnt from PM Modi ‘what not to do’

He also said that he had learned a lot from the Congress’s defeat in the 2014 general elections and from Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who, he said, had taught him “what not to do”.

AGP threatens to quit alliance in Assam if Citizenship Bill passed

AGP spokesperson Manoj Saikia told The Indian Express that the party had joined the alliance only on the assurance that the government will work with commitment on implementation of the Assam Accord.