The petitions, filed by advocates Anuj Saxena, Prathvi Raj Chauhan and Priya Sharma, claimed that statistics relating to population growth indicate that by 2022, the population of India is likely to pass the 1.5 billion mark.
Some lower judicial officers including judicial, executive and metropolitan magistrates have assailed Rule 9 (2) of the Delhi Higher Judicial Service Rules which bars them from appearing in the examination to be held on April 15 for appointment of entry level ADJs.
The order came as the Italian company had neither deposited the amount of Rs 3 crore in the court, nor given a guarantee of a nationalised bank or banks such as ICICI, Axis Bank or HDFC as directed by the high court.
LIVE| Prime Minister Narendra Modi will today inaugrate the new BJP headquarters at Deen Dayal Upadhyay Marg in New Delhi. A multi-storeyed modern construction fitted with latest communication technologies will be inaugrated in the presence of top party leader including peresident Amit Shah.
The Enforcement Directorate on Saturday conducted further searches at 21 locations across India in connection with Punjab National Bank (PNB) fraud case involving businessman Nirav Modi.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s India visit seems to be part of a plan to tap the Indo-Canadian votes.
As polling began for Tripura Assembly election, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday appealed all, and particularly young voters, to cast their votes.
Tripura Election 2018 Highlights: The Assembly elections in the state of Tripura will be held today where for the first time we are set to witness a direct contest between the left front which has been in power for the last 25 years and an alliance led by the BJP which is emerging as the challenger to CPI(M).
Other pacts included avoidance of double taxation and the prevention of fiscal evasion with respect to taxes on income, ratification of extradition treaty, exemption from visa requirement for holders of diplomatic passports, traditional systems of medicine and establishment of an expert group on trade remedy measures. In addition to these nine pacts, four more pacts were inked on the sidelines of Rouhani’s visit between the two countries, officials said.
The previous government lodged several cases against our elected representatives and organisational leaders for small matters such as blocking of roads and burning of effigies.
Lifaka, who is the Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly of Cameroon, also thanked the CPA India Region for its support that led to her election as the association’s chairperson last year.
Niti Aayog vice-chairman Rajiv Kumar gave this suggestion when he met Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik at the state secretariat here.
Stressing on development of villages which are the base of the economy and culture, Bhagwat said that focus should be to develop villages across the country.
The recent episode raises question mark on the efficiency of the SWIFT network as how secure it is. The PNB fraud pertains to issuance of fake Letters of Understanding (LoUs) to companies associated with billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi by errant PNB employees which enabled these companies to raise buyers credit from international branches of other Indian lenders.
The state government has only given rise to a situation of uncertainty, chaos and confusion,â€ Mir said here.
The state-owned PNB has detected a USD 1.77 billion (about Rs 11,400 crore) scam where billionaire jeweller Nirav Modi allegedly acquired fraudulent letters of undertaking (LoUs) from the Brady House branch of the bank in south Mumbai to secure overseas credit from other lenders.
The BJP today urged its senior alliance partner in Bihar, the JD(U), to reconsider the decision not to contest upcoming by-polls in the state scheduled next month.
A bench of justices R M Borde and R G Ketkar yesterday ordered the setting up of a three-member independent committee, headed by a retired high court judge, to probe the December 29 fire at 1 Above and Mojos Bistro roof-top restaurants at the Kamala Mills compound.
Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu today asked the Centre to take note of ‘public anger’ in view of ‘injustice’ meted out to them.
India and Iran today signed a significant pact which gives New Delhi operational control of a part of the strategically located Chabahar port on the Gulf of Oman for 18 months.
Union minister Smriti Irani, campaigning for the February 27 Meghalaya Assembly polls, today said the BJP would work to empower the women in the north-eastern state if voted to power.
Union minister Prakash Javadekar today said the Congress’s attack on the government over the Punjab National Bank scam would boomerang and alleged that the party had destroyed banking systems when it was in power.
Iranian President Hassan Rouhani today asserted that his country will adhere to the terms of the nuclear deal it signed with world powers till “the last breath” and warned that the US will “regret” if the pact was broken.
Union minister Jayant Sinha today said Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “broom” was cleaning up the UPA government’s mess. He made the remarks while referring to the over Rs 11000-crore PNB fraud case.
Former Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi on Saturday appealed to the Meghalaya voters not to fall for the BJP’s “false promises” of turning it into a model state in case the party was voted to power.
This project will not only give a much-needed boost to the international trade, however, it will also give momentum to PM Modi’s ‘Make in India’ programme as well. The new terminal at the Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust will contribute to Sagarmala Programme.
BJP National Secretary H Raja today accused the state Hindu Religious and Charitable Endowment department of failing to protect a large number of temples and their properties from encroachers, including political parties and organisations.