In a sudden move, central government has decided to prorogue the budget session of Parliament. The rare move was taken to enable the central government to issue an ordinance authorising expenditure in Uttarakhand beyond March 31.
In a move that is expected to provide benefit to millions of EPF account holders in the country, the board of trustees of retirement fund body – EPFO has announced payment of interest on inactive accounts from April 1 this year.
In a big relief to former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat, the Uttarakhand High Court has given him a chance to prove his majority in the state assembly. But the court has also allowed 9 rebel congress MLAs to participate in the voting.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar has unveiled new Defence Procurement Policy. Defence minister said the new policy would ensure transparency and speedy acquisition of defence hardware.
India is in process of adopting 112 as the national emergency number for all kind of emergency situation. Telecom Commission has accepted Telecom Regulator – TRAI’s recommendation in this regard.
Pakistan is mourning the deaths of more than 70 people including 29 children in a suicide attack in a Lahore park which within faction of a second turned into a carnage sight on Sunday .
The Cabinet had recommended the imposition of Central rule in the state last night following an hour-long meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi, which is accepted by President Mukherjee today.
Federal Prosecutor told local media outlets that a person named Faycal Cheffou had been taken into custody. He was arrested Thursday and has been charged with involvement in a terrorist group, terrorist murder and attempted terrorist murder.
Rebel Congress MLAs Kunwar Pranav Singh and Saket Bahuguna, the son of former Chief Minister Vijay Bahuguna, released the CD at a press conference in Delhi on Saturday.
Pakistan today claimed that it arrested an agent of India’s external intelligence agency Research and Analysis Wing from its disturbed province Balochistan.