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Thursday, January 23, 2020

Shyamlal Yadav


UP CAA protests: Firozabad FIRs same, accused fear will be blamed for deaths
Wed, Jan 22, 2020

Thirteen people are in judicial custody for the Firozabad anti-CAA violence, facing charges such as attempt to murder, dacoity and damaging public and private property, rioting and criminal intimidation.

CAA protests: In one of worst-hit UP towns, 6 deaths, ‘no bullets found’
Sun, Jan 05, 2020

The hospital version in most cases is that while the men carried bullet injuries, they had not found a bullet. Three of the victims were taken to Delhi's AIIMS and Safdarjung Hospitals, while one is being treated for spinal injuries at Apollo Hospital in the Capital.

Firozabad: No link to protests, unable to pay, say recipients of recovery notices
Thu, Jan 02, 2020

The families of some of those who were served notices told The Indian Express that they are daily wagers and labourers who got caught in the ruckus while on their routine jobs. Most of the recipients of the notices are in jail.

Explained: What Supreme Court said on RTI use, abuse
Thu, Dec 19, 2019

CJI Bobde has called for a way to stop abuse of RTI. A look at the Supreme Court’s observations over the years, at times stressing the right to know, and at other times critical of the way RTI is being used.

Bad loans under Mudra Kishore jump 107% in six months
Thu, Nov 28, 2019

The cumulative data for all 12 banks also reveals that in the topmost Tarun loan category, NPAs by value has risen sharply 45 per cent to Rs 3,425 crore in September from Rs 2,353 crore in March.

Explained: What bringing the Chief Justice of India’s office under RTI means
Fri, Nov 15, 2019

While the office of the CJI is now under the RTI’s ambit, the CBI is exempt. When the UPA government brought the RTI law on October 12, 2005, the CBI was under it.

Ahead of Ayodhya verdict: Stay calm, irrespective of SC order, RSS to cadres
Fri, Nov 01, 2019

The verdict in the case is expected before Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi retires on November 17.

New draft rules downgrade CIC and ICs, cut their tenure and perks
Thu, Oct 17, 2019

The government had amended the RTI Act in July this year allowing it to fix the tenure of CIC and ICs of the Centre and states, and also to lay down terms and conditions of service.

Explained: What clearances do CMs need to go abroad?
Mon, Oct 14, 2019

Since 2016, applications for political clearance can be made online, on a portal opened by the Ministry. These are processed and clearance issued through coordination among various Ministry divisions.

Kendriya Vidyalaya admissions: 20-fold surge under HRD Minister quota
Tue, Oct 01, 2019

This is according to data obtained from the Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS), which oversees all KVs in the country, by The Indian Express under the Right to Information Act (RTI).

‘By 2047, Sangh would become indistinguishable from Indian society’
Sun, Sep 22, 2019

The book, to be released on October 1 by RSS sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat in Delhi, throws light on several issues pertaining to the RSS.

Plan for new agency to handle exams for govt recruitment gets ministry nod
Wed, Sep 18, 2019

A new National Recruitment Agency (NRA) will be set up to conduct the Common Eligibility Test (CET) for all these competitive examinations, in which an estimated 2.5 crore candidates appear annually.

Explained: The idea of ‘new’ Parliament is at least 7 years old. Here’s the background
Sat, Sep 14, 2019

According to Hardeep Singh Puri, one of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s dream projects is “to reconstruct those buildings built between 1911 and 1927 like North Block, South Block, Rashtrapati Bhawan and Parliament building”.

How Ram Jethmalani led the fight for people’s right to information
Mon, Sep 09, 2019

Ram Jethmalani will be remembered for his fight for the people’s right to information.

RSS meet from Saturday, Census and Article 370 move on agenda
Thu, Sep 05, 2019

About 250 delegates are expected to attend the meeting and top RSS leaders will be reaching Thursday onwards. Issues related to women and youth will also be discussed during the meeting.

First reforms to check dodgy doctorates: no degrees for monitors
Thu, Aug 22, 2019

The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has come up with a code of conduct that bars its officials and their immediate family from accepting such degrees.

Explained: How PoK has featured in RSS, Jana Sangh discourse for nearly 7 decades
Mon, Aug 12, 2019

Kashmir was one of the issues on which the founder president of the BJS — the predecessor and first avatar of the BJP — Syama Prasad Mookerjee, walked out of the Cabinet of Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.

Article of faith: History of the RSS and BJP opposition to Article 370
Tue, Aug 06, 2019

On Monday, RSS Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat “congratulated the courageous step taken by the government” and said that it “was very necessary not just for Jammu and Kashmir but (also) for the whole nation.

India on the move: What data from Census 2011 show on migrations
Fri, Jul 26, 2019

Marriage and employment are the major reasons for migration, Census data show. The bulk of the migration takes place within individual states.

Explained: What has changed in RTI Act? Why are Opposition parties protesting?
Mon, Jul 22, 2019

RTI Act amendments: Government has introduced amendments giving itself powers to set salaries and service conditions for Information Commissioners. How does it change the existing Act, and why is the Opposition protesting?