Parliament passes Lokpal amendment bill

New Delhi, July 29 -- A bill to amend the Lokpal and Lokayukta Act, 2013, was passed by parliament on Thursday doing away with the time limit for public servants to furnish details of their assets and... Read More

SC to examine if state entry tax violates 'freedom of trade'

New Delhi, July 18 -- A nine judge constitution bench of the Supreme Court bench will hear from Tuesday a batch of petitions by some top corporate houses and business associations challenging the impo... Read More

Deadline to link Aadhaar with bank accounts extended till March 31

New Delhi, Dec. 14 -- The deadline to link the Aadhaar number with bank accounts has been extended by three months till March 31, the government announced on Wednesday, as the Supreme Court is set to ... Read More

SCBA for new gazette with correction

Dhaka, Dec. 14 -- The leaders of the Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) on Wednesday said that the published gazette on the disciplinary rules for the lower court judges handed the executive control... Read More

PM to induct INS Kalvari into Indian Navy

New Delhi, Dec. 14 -- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday dedicate to the nation the indigenously-constructed submarine INS Kalvari in Mumbai. Following this induction, five other submarines... Read More

Centre sets up 6-member panel on flexi-fare review

New Delhi, Dec. 14 -- After much dilly-dallying and weighing upon options over the past one year, the Centre has finally constituted a six member committee to review the controversial 'flexi-fare sche... Read More

SC orders portal by Jan 10 for sexual abuse plaints

New Delhi, Dec. 14 -- The Supreme Court has set a deadline of January 10 for the Centre to set up a web portal for filing of complaints of child sexual abuse, child pornography and gangrape videos. Th... Read More

Depositors' money in banks is safe: Modi

New Delhi, Dec. 14 -- Allaying fears of depositors in their bank accounts, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday said that deposits in banks would be safe and their interests would not be harmed i... Read More

Mud-slinging rules

Kolkata, Dec. 14 -- Sir - This refers to the article, "Peddling falsehoods in Gujarat campaign" (December 13) by Anirban Ganguly. Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar's neech jibe at Prime Minister Nare... Read More

Gujarat election result will be for all to see

Noida, Dec. 14 -- This refers to the article, "Peddling falsehoods in Gujarat campaign" (December 13) by Anirban Ganguly. Without an iota of doubt, the Gujarat election is the most keenly watched elec... Read More