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

BJP gheraoes Bijepur PS over alleged attack by BJD workers

Bhubaneswar, Feb. 21 -- Supporters of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have gheraoed the Bijepur Police Station demanding immediate action against some workers of the Biju Janta Dal (BJD) who allegedl... Read More

CPM candidate charged for molestation in Tripura

Agartala, Feb. 21 -- The CPI-M candidate of Takarjala tribal reserved constituency of West Tripura Ramendra Debbarma was accused of molesting a 52 -yrs old tribal woman on Tuesday following which the ... Read More

Frontier Research outlines salient features of new Forex Act

Sri Lanka, Feb. 21 -- Sri Lanka's new Foreign Exchange Act came into effect last year after the Parliament passed it with amendments. The new law removed criminalisation of violations of the exchange... Read More

Doctors from abroad may be brought to Mumbai to treat Goa CM Manohar Parrikar

Mumbai, Feb. 21 -- International medical specialists will now possibly be involved in the treatment of Goa chief minister Manohar Parrikar, sources from Lilavati Hospital said. "There were demands of... Read More

HC quashes provisions of Punjab law on accelerated promotions to SCs

CHANDIGARH, Feb. 21 -- The Punjab and Haryana high court has quashed provisions in law enacted by the Punjab government which gave reservation in promotion to Scheduled Caste (SC) employees of the sta... Read More

Chief Secy. narrates manhandling incident to Delhi police, read full text

New Delhi, Feb. 21 -- As the alleged manhandling of the Delhi chief secretary Anshu Prakash by few AAP MLAs intensified on Tuesday, the former wrote to DCP North narrating the entire incident. In a l... Read More

Rahul to continue his campaign in poll-bound Meghalaya

Shillong, Feb. 21 -- Congress president Rahul Gandhi will continue his campaign for the second day on Wednesday in the poll-bound Meghalaya. According to Meghalaya Pradesh Congress Committee (MPCC), ... Read More

J&K DGP supports Delhi CS; says MLAs' behavior deplorable

Srinagar, Feb. 21 -- Strongly condemning the alleged manhandling of Delhi Chief Secretary Anshu Praash by AAP MLAs during a meeting at Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's residence on Tuesday, J&K Direct... Read More