02 Jul 2015
New Delhi: In the backdrop of NDA allies and RSS affiliates joining the Opposition in red-flagging some provisions of the contentious land bill, Government today said it is ready to consider suggestions on "any clause" but insisted that changes were brought in the previous legislation at the demand of a number of Congress-ruled states.
01 Jul 2015
New Delhi: Centre may consider any decision on the contentious Land Bill issue only after Bihar polls, expected to be in held in September, even as a parliamentary panel looking into the issue has sought an extension of one week to give its recommendations.
25 Jun 2015
Patna: A local court has remanded influential JD(U) MLA Anant Singh to 14-day judicial custody in connection with a kidnapping case at Bihta. Additional Chief Judicial Magistrate (ACJM) Danapur Tribhuvan Nath late last night remanded Singh to 14-day judicial custody, in the case at Bihta in rural Patna in last year.
30 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The electricity bill of Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's Civil Lines residence was about Rs 91,000 for the months of April and May, according to an RTI reply.
29 Jun 2015
Srinagar: The Defence Ministry has raised a bill of Rs 500 crore for its assistance to Jammu and Kashmir government for carrying out relief and rescue operations during the floods that battered the valley last year.
08 Jun 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court will resume today hearing arguments on the Constitutional validity of the National Judicial Appointment Commission (NJAC) Act, notwithstanding the ongoing summer vacation.
19 Jun 2015
New York: Excessive interference by the judiciary in commercial arbitration is not good for the investor because it adds costs to Indian companies and the Cabinet is considering changes in law to deal with that, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.
27 Jun 2015
Ahmedabad: Taking a dig at the draft IIM Bill, professor Anil Gupta of the Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad (IIM-A) stated that no institute in India achieved excellence without autonomy.
11 Jun 2015
New Delhi: Hardening his position on transfer of Principal Secretary of Home, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal today conveyed to Union Home Ministry that giving additional charge to top bureaucrats was within the rights of his government and that it should not interfere in such matters.
01 May 2015
New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Thursday issued show cause notice to advocate M L Sharma for making "irresponsible" and "scandalous" allegations in his PIL challenging the new law on appointment of judges for higher judiciary, saying "this is not a political platform".