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    Triple Talaq Bill to be tabled in Rajya Sabha today

    New Delhi: The much-debated Triple Talaq Bill will be tabled in Rajya Sabha on Friday a day after Union Cabinet approved an amendment to the bill. On Thursday, the Cabinet proposed three changes in the Muslim Women Protection of Rights on Marriage Bill, 2017-first, only the victim, a blood relation or relation by marriage are allowed to lodge FIR in the case, second, the case can be dropped if husband and wife agree

  • Union cabinet approves bill restoring arrest provision in SC/ST act

    New Delhi: Under attack from the opposition, dalit groups and its allies, the Modi government on Wednesday decided to restore a provision of the SC/ST Act allowing arrest of an accused without preliminary enquiry or prior approval that was recently struck down by the Supreme Court.

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    Centre to announce Kharif MSP next week

    New Delhi : The Union Cabinet will finalise the minimum support prices (MSP) for the notified Kharif crops next Wednesday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday told farmers from five states.

  • 62+ Doctors finally get work of teaching and clinical jobs

    New Delhi : In a belated decision after two years of raising the retirement age of doctors in the Central Health Service from 62 to 65 years, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday decided to move them to medical colleges for teaching and clinical jobs.

  • Union Cabinet okays revised wages for Gramin Dak Sevaks

    New Delhi: The Union Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved the revision in wage structure and allowances of Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS), effecting manifold hike in the remuneration of around 3.07 lakh Dak Sevaks. The government has also introduced the risk and hardship allowance for the Dak Sevaks for the first time.

  • Keep polls out of Cauvery issue: SC 

     New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Thursday pulled up the Centre for seeking ten more days to put in place the mechanism for sharing of Cauvery waters.

  • Death penalty to rapists of kids

    Accused will not get anticipatory bail; India to join 8 countries having sex offenders database

  • To empower govt  to take on fugitive  economic offenders

    New Delhi : After a Bill to deal with the fugitive economic offenders was stuck in Parliament due to daily ruckus, the government on Saturday took the Ordinance route to bring the deterrent law into force. It empowers the government to confiscate, even without conviction, domestic properties and assets of those declared as fugitive economic offenders by a special court for fleeing the country without clearing their liabilities and pay off the

  • President accepts TDP ministers’ resignation

    New Delhi : President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday accepted the resignations of TDP leaders Ashok Gajapathi Raju and YS Chowdary from the Union Cabinet.

  • TDP-BJP divorce: How it will affect the political scenario in southern states

    The political arena is full of buzz as two ministers from Telugu Desam Party (TDP) quit the Union Cabinet. The TDP has kept the BJP-led NDA alliance on notice period, and the politics in Andhra Pradesh is expected to undergo some churning. But this might hurt a bit, especially BJP President Amit Shah’s dreams to breach the

  • After TDP, now BJP ministers to resign from Andhra Pradesh cabinet

    Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) members in Andhra Pradesh have announced their resignation from state cabinet, moments after Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu asked Telugu Desam Party (TDP) ministers to resign from the Union Cabinet.