GM mustard is the first food crop to have applied for commercialisation after the indefinite ban on the GM brinjal by the Jairam Ramesh-led environment ministry in 2010.
Mathur, who started his career with TERI in the 1980s, is credited with ushering in an energy efficiency revolution in electric appliances.
While Dewan took premature retirement as Union tourism secretary in 2014, Ganai retired as chairman of Bureau of Public Enterprises in October last year.
Shah also addressed a meeting in Kottayam as part of state party president Kummanam Rajasekharan’s ongoing Kerala ‘liberation’ yatra.
Iyer is learnt to have been on the government’s radar for some time and the position of Secretary, Drinking Water and Sanitation, was kept vacant for a few months.
Under the HRD ministry, the Ujjain-based institution is autonomous and was established for the preservation, conservation and development of vedic studies.
But he has requested other Kapus and his supporters to avoid coming to his house or gathering elsewhere lest it leads to a law and order situation.
Over 1,100 cases, seven deaths reported so far, hill station tourism hit.
Sources said some Dalit students at IIMC had recently organised a condolence meeting after the suicide of Dalit research scholar Rohith Vemula.
In his 2013 election affidavit, Lal had listed only five cases against himself, declaring he has not been convicted in any case.
Verma later clarified that she had been talking in a general context. “I have not said anything wrong. Such things have been said before,” said the minister.
Addressing a rally on Wednesday, Saeed had said, “Indian troops are committing genocide on Kashmiris.
The new excise policy cleared by the CM is set to come into force by April 1. While those in the income bracket can apply for a licence, they will not be allowed to sell the liquor.
The ministers took questions from a select audience, as they spoke about the drug crisis in Punjab, the terror attack in Pathankot.
Support for bypolls in Uttar Pradesh could be first step towards merger.
Siachen is the world’s highest active battlefield, contested by India and Pakistan since 1984 when India launched Operation Meghdoot.
Modi’s address in Moran is significant to party morale — workers from 36 constituencies will form the audience.
In the Adarash housing scam, the CBI had sought sanction for prosecution of former CM Ashok Chavan under Section 197 CrPc on the basis of fresh material.
Voicing concern over a Tanzanian woman student being allegedly beaten up and stripped by a mob in Bengaluru, Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi has sought a report from the Karnataka government on the incident immediately.
Senior advocate Rakesh Dwivedi, appearing for some rebel Congress lawmakers, supported the Governor's decisions saying that summoning the assembly session cannot be termed "undemocratic" and does not frustrate "democratic process".
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