J&K relied on loans to meet expenses: Study
A study by National Institute of Public Finance & Policy (NIPFP) found also that the funds allocated to local bodies were inadequate
ONGC displays gas potential of Khubal to prospective customers in Tripura
The meeting hosted by Asset Manager of ONGC O.P Singh, and organize...
Onion prices surge to Rs 70-80/kg; Centre mulls imposing stock limits
Onion prices are on the rise despite several measures taken by the cent...
BJP ally IPFT seeks NRC for whole nation
There have been demand from other parties as well for an NRC in Tripura, which shares its border with Bangladesh.
Move, over sight seeing: Relish India's cultural diversity with local tunes & dance forms
Considered a temple dance, Odissi is one of dance forms that has made it big outside the state.
Assam burns over CAB, curfew in Guwahati, Army deployed
Guwahati, the epicentre of anti-CAB protests, was placed under indefinite curfew and Army was deployed in the city and Assam Rifles personnel were deployed in Tripura on Wednesday as the two northeastern states plunged into chaos over the hugely emotive Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, officials said.
Parties in Tripura favour NRC in the state, some with riders
INPT, Tripura's oldest tribal-based party, has already filed a petition in the Supreme Court seeking NRC in Tripura.
Political violence to be investigated in Tripura
A three member committee with Rata Lal Nath minister for Law as the chairman is constituted
Assam goes up in flames with violent anti-CAB protests; Modi government pushes ahead with bill
As thousands of people including students hit the streets in Assam, police fired rubber bullets and tear gas shells and baton-charged the protesters leaving many of them injured, while curfew was imposed in Guwahati and a clampdown on internet services was announced across several districts of the state.
Internet to be suspended in ten districts of Assam for 24 hours amid massive protests
Internet services will be suspended in Lakhimpur, Dhemaji, Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Charaideo, Sivasagar, Jorhat, Golaghat, Kamrup (Metro) and Kamrup, according to a notification issued by Additional Chief Secretary (Home and Political Department) Kumar Sanjay Krishna.
Manipur will be brought under Inner Line Permit regime: Home Minister
The linguistic, cultural and social identity of the people of the Northeast would be preserved and this Bill contains the solution to the problems of the people of these states, as the provisions of the amendment have been incorporated after marathon deliberations with various stakeholders from northeast for last one month.
Shiv Sena opposes Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in Rajya Sabha
The Sena does not need to prove how "staunch Hindu" and "patriotic" the party is, Sanjay Raut said while participating in a debate on the Bill in the Upper House. "We should discuss this Bill based on humanity not on religion. The Sena member also attacked some MPs who said that those opposing the Bill were "traitors" and "speaking the language of Pakistan".
Govt has no data on minorities who faced religious persecution: Ghulam Nabi Azad
"Honourable home ministerji, you brought demonetisation, GST, (legislation on) tripple talaq, NRC, Article 370 (related law) and Citizenship (Amendment) Bill in the same pattern. You bring such bills every four or six months to divert the attention of people from unemployment, problems of farmers, poverty....," Leader of Opposition in RS, Azad said.
Having no means of communication is 'biggest punishment' for people: Prakash Javadekar
Javadekar said that India has emerged as the largest user of the mobile phone in the country.
Nagaland brings Dimapur under Inner Line Permit regime
Dimapur, the commercial hub of the state, was the only district that was not under the ILP regime unlike the rest of Nagaland, which came into being in 1963.
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