manipur hc meitei: Manipur: In major development, order for inclusion of Meiteis in ST list revoked by HC

In a big development, the Manipur High Court has modified its earlier order and mandated the removal of a paragraph from its March 2023 order, which advocated for the inclusion of the Meitei community in the Scheduled Tribe list. The decision to delete the paragraph stems from its conflict with the stance of the Supreme … Read more

BJP-led Centre indulging in ‘financial terrorism’:Congress

New Delhi: The Congress on Thursday accused the BJP-led Centre of indulging in “financial terrorism” against it and alleged that the government had “looted” over Rs 65 crore from its accounts to economically cripple the party ahead of Lok Sabha polls. The Congress also alleged that the ruling party was attempting to “murder democracy” and … Read more

Amul 50 years: Amul jaisa koi nahi: PM Modi hails Amul’s contribution in India’s dairy sector; calls for making it world’s No. 1 dairy co

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday inaugurated five projects worth Rs 1,200 crore at the Golden Jubilee celebration of Gujarat Cooperative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF), which runs the brand Amul. While highlighting the uniqueness of the brand- Anand Milk Union Limited (AMUL), the former Gujarat Chief Minister also congratulated Amul and noted its contribution to … Read more

Fali S Nariman was part of landmark cases in 70-year career

Fali S Nariman New Delhi: Distinguished jurist and eminent lawyer Fali S Nariman, who breathed his last on Wednesday aged 95, was part of historic judicial proceedings like in the Golaknath case and the Kesavananda Bharati case where the Supreme Court delivered path-breaking judgements that protected the rights of citizens and prevented Indian democracy from … Read more

Coaching centres: Coaching centres face DGGI probe for tax evasion

The Directorate General of Goods and Services Tax Intelligence (DGGI) has initiated a probe into possible tax evasion of ₹850 crore in 2020-21 and 2021-22 by some large commercial coaching centres and could soon issue show cause notices to them, said officials. The investigation relates to misdeclaration of the number of enrolments and non-payment of … Read more

VHP calls for President’s rule in WB over Sandeshkhali violence

New Delhi: The Vishva Hindu Parishad on Wednesday slammed the Mamata Banerjee-led government over alleged atrocities against women in Sandeshkhali and suggested that the Centre should consider imposing the President’s Rule in the state. In a video message, VHP working president Alok Kumar said it is unfortunate that Banerjee, despite being a woman chief minister, … Read more

Salary hikes likely to remain flat this year

New Delhi: India Inc is likely to give employees an average salary hike of 9.5% in 2024, marginally lower than 9.7% in 2023, according to Aon, a global professional services firm. Three in four companies are likely to give a pay increase of more than 9% this year, according to Aon’s projections based on data … Read more

Sikh IPS officer insulted, BJP should apologise, says AAP

New Delhi: AAP leader Gopal Rai slammed the BJP on Wednesday over a Sikh IPS officer posted in West Bengal being allegedly dubbed as a Khalistani by some saffron party activists and said it should apologise for insulting the officer. At a press conference here, Rai also alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), with … Read more

Israel-Hamas war: Alignment of India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor remains unchanged, says Foreign Secretary Vinay Kwatra – The Economic Times Video

 New Delhi [India], February 21 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Vinay Kwatra emphasised that the alignment of the India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor (IMEC) remains unchanged, and was progressing “very strongly and robustly.”Addressing a special briefing on the visit of Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis to India, Kwatra, while highlighting the status of the IMEC corridor, said … Read more

Water cannons disperse Congress workers’ protesting at CM’s residence

Jaipur: The police on Wednesday, January 21, used water cannons and resorted to lathi-charge to disperse the protesting Youth Congress workers, who were demanding the re-employment of people working under the Rajiv Gandhi Yuva Mitra scheme. The BJP government scrapped the Rajiv Gandhi Yuva Mitra scheme, a flagship programme of the previous Congress regime, weeks after … Read more