Farm bills undermine food security system: Congress
"Every political party has to take a stand - is it with the farmers or is it with the BJP threatening the livelihood of farmers," Chidambaram said.
Agricultural reforms bill: Chidambaram slams centre, says 'it challenges food security system'
Congress leader P Chidambaram on Friday slammed the Central government over the passage of agricultural reform Bills in Lok Sabha, saying th...
Muting of democratic India continues: Congress on Rajya Sabha MPs suspension
The suspension of the eight members comes a day after the Upper House witnessed unprecedented unruly scenes by protesting opposition members during the passage of two farm bills.
As protests become part of our lives, perhaps a supportive eco-system is also here to stay
In 10 years, it feels like the protests have never stopped and even Covid hasn’t ended them. From Belarus to Brazil, Hong Kong to Kenosha, protests are now permanent parts of our lives. This reflects how divided and desperate our politics have become, but also how practiced people have become at organising protests.
TERI launches flood and heavy rain warning system for Guwahati, in collaboration with NDMA
Launched at an online event, the fully automated web-based tool will help them take timely and appropriate measures in event of a natural disaster heading toward the city.
Chief Minister BS Yediyurappa seeks United States consul office in Bengaluru
The chief minister placed his request at a video call he had with US Consul General in Chennai Judith Ravin. The chief minister said out of the 100 US companies operating in India, about 90 firms including the leading technology firms such as Cisco, IBM, Intel, GE, HP, and Oracle have a significant presence in Bengaluru.
View: Freeing up the financial system to expand with Bilateral Netting
A bilateral netting framework is standard in all developed financial systems across the world. Around 50 countries already have similar arrangements based on a model law designed by the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA).
Agri reform bills clear Parliament: Will the new system benefit farmers?
Rajya Sabha on Sunday passed the Farmers' Produce Trade and Commerce (Promotion and Facilitation) Bill, 2020 and the Farmers (Empowerment an...
Rethink 24x7 water supply under Amrut: Bihar CM Nitish Kumar to PM Modi
Nitish Kumar said this as Modi inaugurated the AMRUT mission for the Siwan and Chapra municipal corporations and laid the foundation stone for the water supply system for Munger and Jamalpur. The Centre said these projects would help local residents get pure drinking water 24 hours a day.
Need to have modern, effective, and sensitive security system for all, says PM Modi
The prime minister's message was read during a webinar event held at the Union home ministry in North Block here that was attended by Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy and Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla.
Government to introduce bill to make law banning manual scavenging more stringent
The bill proposes to make the law banning manual scavenging more stringent by increasing the imprisonment term and the fine amount, the officials said.
Enforcement Directorate attaches assets worth Rs 1.84 cr in Kerala gold smuggling case
The ED initiated investigation in a gold smuggling case on the basis of an FIR and chargesheet filed by the CBI and the Anti Corruption Bureau, Cochin against C Madhavan, a former deputy commissioner of customs, P P Sunil Kumar, Faiz T K, Ashraf Kallunkal, Subair Y M and Abdul Rahim and others.
Government working on setting up single window system for clearances: Piyush Goyal
Creation of a centralised investment clearance cell which would provide end-to-end facilitation support, including pre-investment advisory, information related to land banks and facilitating clearances at central and state level, was proposed.
Telemarketer slams Trai on faulty implementation of system to check pesky SMSes/calls
Telemarketing company Venets Media in the ongoing lawsuit with Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) has alleged that the authority in the garb of demonstrating ‘progress’ towards growing numbers of registered entities and headers has caused much damage to the entire process.
Motherson Sumi Systems Ltd. rise 2.52% as Sensex climbs
The stock traded at a P/E multiple of 1388.07, while the price-to-book value ratio stood at 4.3.