Kashmiri Pandits observe 'holocaust day', seek early return and rehabilitation in Valley
The protest was part of the 'holocaust day' which is being observed by the displaced community who were forced to flee from Kashmir to Jammu and other states in the early 90s soon after the outbreak of militancy. Convenor of protest said this year the 'holocaust day was observed in the backdrop of historical decisions taken by the government with regards to J&K.
From midnight, Jammu and Kashmir will cease to be a state; two new UTs to come into existence
IAS officers Girish Chandra Murmu and R K Mathu...
Jharkhand assembly election: 47.95 per cent polling recorded till 1 pm
The voting process, which began at 7 am, is underway in 16 assembly co...
The last phase in Jharkhand will decide whether the state will get a Santhal chief minister or not
In another setback his father and JMM founder Shibu Soren lost the 2019 Lok Sabha election from Dumka. Santhal has been a JMM bastion and eyeing to score big, it is important for Hemant Soren to win Dumka. On the other hand Marandi too is trying hard to halt the JMM leader’s chief ministerial aspirations.
Trolled, mocked, even stoned... How these Mahila MPs made it
First-timers without any political lineage to find out the odds they conquered on the way to Parliament.
Budget 2019: Meet Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman's team
Expectations run high that Nirmala Sitharaman's budget will fire up the slowing economy by unveiling bold reforms.
Peaceful polling in Jharkhand, 45.14 pc polling till 1 pm
The third phase of polling will decide the fate of legislators in 17 seats out of the total 81 assembly constituencies. A total of 309 candidates, including 32 women, are contesting from 17 assembly seats. The constituencies, including two reserved for SC candidates and one ST candidate, in which voting is being held are spread over eight districts in the state.
Second phase of assembly poll in Jharkhand on Saturday
Polling will be held between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. in Jamshedpur(East) and Jamshedpur(West) constituencies, while in the rest of the 18 constituencies voters will exercise their franchise between 7 a.m and 3 p.m, an EC release said. A total 47,24,968 voters, including women and third gender voters will decide the fate of 260 candidates, the EC sources said.
PSUs told to clear vendor, contractor dues by October 15 to boost spending
Finance Secretary Rajiv Kumar said 34 central PSUs have already spent Rs 48,077 crore till August.
Governors of 5 states meet Home Minister Amit Shah
The governors met Shah separately and officials described the meetings as courtesy calls on the new Home Minister, who assumed charge about 10 days ago.
PM Modi to launch pension schemes from Jharkhand on Thursday
The prime minister will also inaugurate the new building of the Jharkhand Assembly and a multi-modal terminal at Sahibganj, Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das said on Tuesday.
Nobody gives NITI Aayog member the right to utter nonsense against us: KCCI on 'dirty films' remark
The KCCI recently submitted a detailed report about the business losses in the Kashmir valley to Lieutenant Governor G C Murmu and Union minister of Commerce Piyush Goyal as well as MoS PMO Jitendra Singh.
Subhash Chandra Garg designated as Finance Secretary
58-year-old Garg, a 1983 batch IAS officer of Rajasthan cadre, has been working as the Secretary in Department of Economic Affairs since June 2017.
BJP turncoats add spice to Bengal mix
BJP has fielded Nilanjan Roy, a Congress dissident in Diamond Harbour against Abhishek Banerjee — Mamata Banerjee’s nephew and the sitting MP.
JMM-led alliance thumps BJP in Jharkhand
The Raghubar Das government's feat of providing a stable government that lasted a full five-year term in a state where chief ministers changed faster than seasons did not cut ice with the electorate which decided to repose faith in a coalition that fought over seats and broke up five years ago.
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