Kamal Haasan pens open letter to PM Modi criticising implementation of the lockdown
The President of the Makkal Needhi Maiam (MNM) said the common populace cannot be blamed for being ill-prepared for a crisis of this magnitude but that the Prime Minister could and would be blamed for this as the 'strict and immediate' lockdown was 'almost demonitisation style.'
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MHA issues revised norms for mutual legal assistance treaties
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Kamal Nath forwards governor's letter on floor test to Speaker
Kamal Nath in his letter to the governor reiterated his request that the 16 Congress MLAs "held captive" by the BJP should be brought back so that they could take an "independent" decision during a floor test.
Take approval letters from Delhi police for movement of essential services staff: Govt to all depts
It has been decided that heads of department can draw up a list of staff that are absolute necessary to carry out additional essential services within the department, the order said. The list of such employees may be communicated by email to Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP), New Delhi district, and an authorisation letter will then be issued by the return mail, it said.
PM sends congratulatory letter to rickshaw puller who invited him to daughter’s wedding
Prime Minister Narendra Modi sent a congratulatory letter to a rickshaw puller in Varanasi. The rickshaw puller named Mangal Kevat had invit...
Coal import case: SC notice to Adani Group on DRI's appeal
A bench headed by Chief Justice S.A. Bobde stayed the Bombay High Court order that quashed letter rogatories (LR) which sought information from foreign countries on the import of coal by Adani. Solicitor General Tushar Mehta appearing for DRI contended before the apex court that the investigation into the matter should continue.
NRAI writes open letter to malls; seeks temporary waiver of rentals
The industry, with an annual turnover of over Rs 4 lakh crore and direct employee base of over seven million, is in a fighting a grim battle for its basic survival amidst the Covid-19 outbreak, the association said.
No rumblings in Maharashtra govt: Thorat on Deora's letter to Sonia
In a letter to Sonia Gandhi on January 24, Milind Deora had expressed concern over Rahul Gandhi's poll promise of allotting 500 sq ft homes to Mumbai slum-dwellers "not moving effectively towards implementation" under the new Sena-NCP-Congress government.
PM Narendra Modi's letter of appreciation to crew involved in Wuhan evacuation
"The prime minister has issued a letter of appreciation to the team members of the evacuation operations. This letter would be handed over to the crew by the Minister of State for Civil Aviation," the PMO statement said. Air India had conducted an emergency evacuation operations from Wuhan, the epicentre of the novel coronavirus outbreak in China.
Pak hand suspected in fake letter to Jaishankar
The Indian establishment suspects Pak’s hand in a fake letter ‘signed by members of the Indian community in Iran’ and addressed to foreign minister Jaishankar ahead of Tehran visit. The letter claimed that the community was concerned over the Citizenship Amendment Act and protests in India and wanted to meet Jaishankar to voice concerns.
China praises PM Modi's letter to Xi Jinping on coronavirus assistance
In a letter to Xi, Modi expressed solidarity with the president and people of China over the outbreak of the virus that has claimed over 900 lives. "We thank and appreciate India's support for China's fight against the NCP Novel Coronavirus Pneumonia, the official name for coronavirus," Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said.
Full text of Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders
Warren Buffett released his annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway shareholders on Saturday.
Letter from London: An equity sales guy’s love (for work) in times of Corona
Conversations take the form of fierce deliberations on unearthing opportunities in the crisis.
Coronavirus: Letters of appreciation signed by PM given to AI crew members for Wuhan evacuation
Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri handed over the letters of appreciation to each crew member in a ceremony held in the national capital
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