Tag archive for ‘Prime Minister’
By Manish Sen On Sunday, December 15th, 2019

Pune cops say no to signature campaign against NRC, CAA

Pune: Police on Sunday denied permission to a group of students to hold a signature campaign in Pune on Monday against proposed implementation of the amended citizenship law and National Register of Citizens (NRC), More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, December 12th, 2019

Parliament passes bill to extend SC/ST reservation in legislatures

New Delhi: Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed a Constitution amendment bill to extend reservation to SCs and STs in Lok Sabha and state assemblies by another 10 years. Rajya Sabha on Thursday passed a Constitution amendment More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

Citizenship (Amendment) Bill clears Rajya Sabha test too

New Delhi: The Rajya Sabha on Wednesday passed the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which seeks to give citizenship to non-Muslim migrants from Pakistan, Bangladesh, and Afghanistan. Rajya Sabha on Wednesday More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

BJP parliamentary party meeting held ahead of tabling of Citizenship Amendment Bill in RS

New Delhi: A BJP parliamentary party meeting was held on Wednesday at the Parliament Library Building ahead of the tabling of the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019 in the Rajya Sabha by Home Minister Amit Shah More...

By Manish Sen On Saturday, December 7th, 2019

Modi, Shah, Doval attend All India Conference of DGPs, IGPs

Pune: Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and National Security Advisor (NSA) Ajit Doval are attending the All India Conference of Director Generals/Inspector Generals of Police-2019 at Indian More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, December 5th, 2019

Rahul Gandhi takes jibe at Modi-Shah duo over economic slowdown

Kozhikode: Referring to the current economic situation, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Thursday hit out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Home Minister Amit Shah, stating that both the leaders live in their “own More...

By Manish Sen On Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

Only 1 agency to do majority of public sector recruitment through single exam: Centre

New Delhi: In a major move, the Centre has proposed that all recruitment for Group B and C posts be done by a specialised agency through a single examination — the Common Eligibility Test (CET). Minister of More...

By Manish Sen On Thursday, November 21st, 2019

PM asks CAG to develop innovative methods to check frauds in govt departments

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday asked auditor CAG to develop technical tools to check frauds in government departments and play a role in making India a USD 5 trillion economy. He was addressing More...

By Ila Choudhary On Thursday, November 21st, 2019

Sri Lankan new Prez swears in his brother as PM

Colombo: Sri Lanka’s newly elected president Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Thursday swore in his elder brother, former president Mahinda Rajapaksa, as prime minister, cementing the powerful family’s political comeback. Sri More...

By Manish Sen On Wednesday, November 20th, 2019

CCS to decide on Chief of Defence Staff appointment soon

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led Cabinet Committee on Security (CCS) will soon take a call on the appointment of the Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) as a committee headed by National Security Advisor Ajit More...