There is hardly any discussion on how to make it safe for women to return home from work.
From January 2021, jewellers across India can only sell hallmarked gold items. But are retailers and buyers ready?
A great change is coming to end adulteration of gold and ensure customers pay for exactly what they buy.
"We need better coordination and we need to speak more often. I am not saying all this to create a buzz but because I genuinely want better coordination among allies. You can’t take your allies for granted. We respect the alliance but if you (BJP) expect that you can throw anything at us and we will accept it, that is not going to happen," Paswan said.
West Bengal BJP chief said that Mamata's 'Didi Ke Bolo' program is an eyewash. He further added that neither Bengal CM's MLAs nor she is accessible to the public. There is so much corruption. Wherever they go, people hound them, holding them by their collars and asking them to return the ‘cut money’. TMC leaders even took ‘cut money’ for PM Awas Yojana.
In 2014 LS polls, the shocker for the TMC , was that the BJP did not even have a major presence in West Bengal until then, even though its origins have a Bengali connect: Syama Prasad Mookerjee had founded the Bharatiya Jana Sangh, the predecessor to the BJP. Now that the state will vote in by-polls to three Assembly seats, TMC has shifted its strategy to reclaim lost ground.
One nation, one ration card: We are creating a central repository of ration cards, says food secretary
Ravi Kant, secretary, food & public distribution said that the purpose of one nation, one ration card scheme is to ensure nationwide portability in distribution of subsidised foodgrain to beneficiaries [under the National Food Security Act] without the need for them to get a new ration card. This will provide benefit to migrant workers, labourers and daily wagers.
The food ministry is moving towards making ration cards portable to help migrant workers.
A genome is a person’s complete set of DNA, including all genes with more than 3 billion DNA base pairs. Genome sequencing will lead to precision medication, instead of clinicians giving drugs based on collective knowledge. Diagnostic companies such as Dr Lal Path-Labs and Lifecell have already partnered with IndiGen, offering genetic testing.
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It has been a year since conventional crackers were banned. So to satisfy the demand for crackers, manufacturing licences were given to firework makers to make eco-friendly firecrackers which has limited options and it doesn't seem to be doing well in markets.
PM’s Raksha Bandhan!
All you yogic people out there throwing your weight and hands around, twisting and turning your bodies in all degrees from 1 to 360, just stop dead in your track suits. If you had only...