What Were The Factors Behind Bihar Boat Tragedy That Killed 24 People?
A surprise announcement to vacate the venue of a kite-flying festival attended by hundreds; an unauthorised private boat engaged in a hurry by visitors to reach a government ferry that could not dock as the landing platform had caved in; disaster response boats on patrolling duty diverted to carry other passengers to Gandhi ghat in Patna, […]
The traditional Halwa ceremony before printing the government's Budget was held in the North Block where the Finance Ministry is situated. It is traditionally served by the Finance minister but this year Arun Jaitley was missing.
CJI Ranjan Gogoi recused himself from hearing the petition challenging the appointment of M Nageshwar Rao as the interim chief of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI), saying he is a part of the committee to choose the agency's new chief.
Dera Sacha Sauda's Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh was sentenced to life imprisonment in a murder case. The godman and three of his followers were sentenced on Thursday. He & three followers were convicted of killing journalist Ram Chander in 2002.
HRD Minister Prakash Javadekar said that the government will implement the 10% reservation for economically weaker sections in the general category across all higher education institutions and universities from July 2019.