View: A new CJI provides GoI the chance to have another go at judicial reforms
In a recent interview to ET, Justice Bobde also said he was in favour of creating a national judicial service. GoI has been pushing this idea with the intent to create an all-India cadre of judicial officers from where bulk of future judges could be selected. The proposal has been gone into in considerable detail, including on ways to carry out an all-India test and selection.
Government may bring changes in contentious citizenship amendment bill
The bill seeks to amend Citizenship Act, 1955 to grant Indian national...
LJP's Chirag Paswan demands NDA committee for better coordination between alliance partners
Lok Janshakti Party’s national president Chirag P...
Watch: Bill Gates meets PM Narendra Modi in Delhi
Philanthropist and Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates meets PM Narendra Modi in the national capital.Watch: Bill Gates meets PM Narendra Modi i...
NDA is no one’s property, says Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut
Amid the Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut said on November 18 that National Democratic Alliance (NDA) is no one’s property. He said, “We are one...
Replacing Pratt engines in IndiGo fleet by end of January a challenge: Ronojoy Dutta
IndiGo is Airbus' biggest client for A320neo planes, and while the P&W engines are fuel efficient there have been issues since they entered service in 2016, forcing the airline to ground its planes several times. In June, IndiGo dropped P&W in favour of French-U.S. engine venture CFM by agreeing a record $20 bn deal for more than 600 engines to power Airbus jets already on order.
CBI sets up investigation unit for online child sexual abuse
The newly specialized unit will collect, collate and disseminate information regarding publication, transmission, creation, collection, seeking, browsing, downloading, advertising, promoting, exchanging, distribution of information relating to online child sexual abuse and exploitation. It also also handle investigation of such offences.
IOC, GAIL to pay Adani 5% more charge than their own LNG terminal: Dharmendra Pradhan
India's largest oil firm IOC, which recently commissioned a 5 million tonne liquefied natural gas (LNG) import terminal at Ennore in Tamil Nadu, as well as gas utility GAIL have "both technical and financial capability to develop their own LNG terminal," he told the Lok Sabha. The two firms have, however, hired capacity in Adani's under-construction LNG import terminal at Dhamra.
Air India extends bridge-loan bids for Boeing purchase to Nov 22
The selloff-bound airline had on October 30 floated bids from banks/ financial institutions to refinance its existing bridge-loan facility worth $819 million or worth over Rs 5,800 crore by November 14. The financial bids were to scheduled to be closed on November 14. The carrier is seeking to refinance six Boeing 787s and one B777.
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.
One nation, one ration card: Inside food ministry's ambitious scheme to make ration cards portable
The food ministry is moving towards making ration cards portable to help migrant workers.
Gearing up for the pink: Ravi Shastri offers prayers at Ujjain's Mahakaleshwar temple ahead of Ind-Bangla Eden Test
The first ever day-night Test match will be played at Eden Gardens on Friday.
Frequent FDA inspections slow down Indian pharma exports, says GV Prasad
GV Prasad, Chairman, CII National Committee on Pharmaceuticals said that everybody should up their game in terms of quality, systems, discipline, integrity of data. All there are important things for the industry. He added that the effect of frequent inspections of Indian pharma manufacturing plants by the FDA and measures to be taken to reduce the impact.
UK PM Johnson pledges to end Brexit uncertainty, says it has paralyzed economy
The date of Britain’s exit has been delayed three times.
Share market update: FMCG shares trade lower; Britannia dips 1%
The Nifty FMCG index was trading 0.46 per cent down at 31,145.80 around 10:37 am.
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