Centre cancels allotment of government bungalow to Priyanka Gandhi
The ministry, in a notice to Gandhi, said that since her security cover has been downgraded to Z plus it does not have any provision for a government bungalow. Gandhi was allotted a Type 6B bungalow in New Delhi's posh Lodi Estate.
Delhi government withdraws order delinking hotels from Covid hospitals
The latest order on Monday states that the July 4 order delinking the ...
Nagaland government rejects governor's proposal on transfer and posting of officials
The Governor in a letter on June 16 stated that the cons...
Italian Marines Case: Government to accept international arbitration tribunal order
The case had become a major bone of contention between the two countries with India insisting that it could try them as the incident occurred in its territorial waters. Italy contested this on the ground that the ship flew an Italian flag and hence the crew would be tried under the Italian law.
Government launches 'Swachh Survekshan 2021'; states also to be ranked
According to the Housing and Urban Affairs Ministry, state ranking will also be announced under the survey, to be measured based on their fund utilisation and support to respective local bodies, among others. Hardeep Singh Puri said that every year, the 'Swachh Survekshan' is redesigned innovatively to ensure the process becomes more robust with focus on sustaining the behaviour change.
Shiv Sena terms ban on Chinese apps by government as 'digital strike'
India on Monday banned 59 apps with Chinese links, including TikTok, UC Browser, SHAREit and WeChat, saying they were prejudicial to sovereignty, integrity and security of the country.
Government panel in first meeting ratifies Chinese app ban
The Indian government said its decision was based on close to 300 documents and reports seeking a ban on the Chinese apps, claiming that they were compromising user data.
High Court pulls up Telangana government for halting tests
On Wednesday, the two-judge bench of Chief Justice Raghavendra Singh Chauhan and Justice B Vijaysen Reddy warned that it will initiate contempt proceedings against the state government if it is not satisfied with its explanation on why its orders were not followed.
Assam government decides to initiate total lockdown in Guwahati
Each of the 33 wards will have a makeshift hospital; Assam's Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state has conducted nearly three lakh tests.
Centre cancels government bungalow allotted to Priyanka Gandhi Vadra
The Centre today cancelled the allotment of the government bungalow to Priyanka Gandhi. The Housing and Urban Development Ministry has given...
Nagaland govt’s assessment that law and order is fine are distorted facts: NPF
“Ravi is not a schoolboy to not understand the basic parameters of identifying law and order situation in the State. A 1976-batch Indian Police Service (IPS) Officer, the man is a former Deputy National Security Advisor (NSA) who had served the Nation in various capacities. This is display of political shrewdness of the cheapest standard", said NPF.
Government to release commemorative stamp on former PM PV Narasimha Rao
The Narendra Modi government has decided to release a commemorative stamp to honour late former prime minister PV Narasimha Rao. Rao had bee...
Government 'extorting' people with fuel price hikes: Sonia Gandhi
Participating in the Congress' "Speak Up Against Fuel Hike" campaign across the country, the Congress president said on the one hand, the COVID-19 pandemic was wreaking havoc and on the other, the rise in petrol and diesel prices was making life very difficult for the people.
Wake up corona patients at night if their oxygen levels drop: Rajasthan government
An advisory by the state additional chief secretary said oxygen levels of corona patients must be monitored every hour at night. Rajasthan has seen nearly 400 Covid-19 deaths so far, and has over 3000 patients in hospitals or home isolation at present.
Will criminalise denial of pay to doctors: Government to Supreme Court
Solicitor general Tushar Mehta told a bench led by Justice Ashok Bhushan that the government would invoke its powers under Section 10 of the Act for the purpose.
Copyright © 2020 Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. All rights reserved. For reprint rights: Times Syndication Service