States can't have lower fine than in amended MV Act: Attoney general
The road transport and highways ministry in September had sought legal opinion through the law ministry soon after some of the state governments including Gujarat had reduced the fines for compoundable offences below the minimum penalties, which has been specified in the Motor Vehicle Act. The amended law came into effect from September 1.
Amit Shah meets CMs of Manipur, Assam, Nagaland and others to discuss CAB
Union Home Minister Amit Shah met several politicians and activists...
States’ views sought on need for mob lynching law
The matter came up in the Upper House with Tiruchi Siva asking the govt why the President o...
Protest over citizenship bill: Bandh paralyses Manipur, Nagaland
In Nagaland, the North East Forum for Indigenous People (NEFIP) gave an 18-hour Nagaland bandh till Wednesday afternoon. NEFIP convener Ningthouja Lancha said the forum had in a memorandum to PM Modi, three months ago, sought withdrawal of the bill as it was ‘genocidal’ for indigenous people.
‘We are ready to face a floor test,’ says Sharad Pawar
NCP Chief Sharad Pawar at Hotel Grand Hyatt in Mumbai where Shiv Sena-NCP-Congress MLAs have assembled: We are here together for people of M...
Manipur witnesses shutdown for 2nd Day
Manipur continues to be restive over the outcome of talks and security has beefed up across the state. On Thursday, thousands of people came out in the streets in Manipur’s capital Imphal.
Watch: CCTV footage of IED blast at Thangal Bazar in Imphal, Manipur
CCTV footage of the IED (Improvised explosive device) blast at Thangal Bazar in Imphal today; 4 policemen and 1 civilian injured Manipur (AN...
Extend all possible cooperation for the peace process to conclude successfully: Joint Legislators Forum
There has been series of protest in Manipur since the government of India and Naga organizations wrapped up talks. The forum state, "we appeal to our neighbouring States to build trust and confidence within us so that we can live peacefully under an environment of mutual co-existence and cooperation."
Naga dialogue meets deadline: Announcement after talks with Assam, Manipur and Arunachal
The Union Home Ministry said that it has come to the govt's notice that lot of rumours is being spread in the media that the final Naga settlement has been arrived at and will be announced soon. The central government has already rejected the NSCN-IM's demand for unification of Naga inhabited areas -- located in Manipur, Arunachal Pradesh and Assam.
Solar policies, subsidies and other incentives for the installation of rooftop solar systems in Manipur
In terms of geographical conditions, the state is quite adept of harnessing solar energy and sees around 280 to 300 sunny days in a year with 8 to 10 hours of sunlight each day.
Shaurya Chakra Army veteran featured among researchers who `changed the world’
Col DPK Pillay, a retired Indian Army officer, who won the Shaurya Chakra for gallantry beyond the call of duty, has been featured among a handful of researchers in a special series by academic publisher Taylor & Francis Group.
Sincerity of the govt in dealing the Naga issue is in serious doubt: NSCN-IM
In a statement NSCN-IM stated, “A different story being unfolded particularly in interior villages bordering Myanmar and Ukhrul district. The people there live under perpetual fear under the watchful eyes of the Joint Military Operation of the Indian Army and the Tatmadaw crafted by NSA Chief AJit Doval."
Manipur, Mizoram pass bills fearing Assam influx after NRC
Nagaland takes up with MHA plan to have a ‘register of indigenous inhabitants of Nagaland’.
CAB fallout: Aasu, others to intensify protest
Assam FM Himanta Biswa Sarma said CAB was likely to be introduced in the Lok Sabha next Monday and in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. Sarma’s remark indicates the government does not expect the bill to be passed in a day in the Lok Sabha, where BJP has a majority.
Manipur Cabinet has taken decision to have NRC in state: CM Biren Singh
Manipur Chief Minister N Biren Singh on September 09 said that National Register of Citizens is needed in many other North-Eastern states. S...
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