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Mizoram and Assam CMs meet Amit Shah

Union Home Minister Amit Shah held a meeting with Mizoram Chief Minister Zoramthanga and Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday evening at the Union Home Ministers residence. In the meeting, Shah discussed the Assam-Mizoram border issues with Zoramthanga and Sarma. The two Chief Ministers resolved to maintain peace at the border. It was […]

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Dynastic parties are matter of concern to people committed to Constitution: PM Modi

Tearing into the Opposition parties that boycotted the Constitution Day celebrations in Parliament, Prime Minister Narendra Modi Friday said “family-run parties that have lost democratic qualities themselves cannot be expected to defend the country’s democracy. Speaking at the event, Modi asserted that the country is “not ready to listen to those who “question” the need […]

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Mehbooba Mufti raises doubts over Rambagh encounter

Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party president Mehbooba Mufti has raised doubts over Wednesday’s Rambagh encounter in which police claimed to have killed three TRF terrorists including a top commander. In a tweet, Mufti wrote, “After yesterday’s alleged encounter at Rambagh legitimate doubts are looming over its authenticity. As per reports […]

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‘Public participation key to achieving cleaner air for all’: Environment Minister

Union Minister for Environment, Forests and Climate Change (EF & CC), Bhupender Singh Yadav has called for a concerted action by all to contain the growing menace of air pollution in Indian cities. Inaugurating a two-day sensitization-cum-review workshop on National CleanAir Programme (NCAP) for the Western Region states of Maharashtra, Goa, Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh […]

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‘Greater coordination needed among regulators’: Nirmala Sitharaman at GIFT City

Greater coordination is required among regulatory authorities including those dealing with stock exchanges operating within the upcoming financial hub in Gandhinagar, said Union Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman who was on a day long visit to GIFT City in Gujarat. This visit was long overdue. I had wanted to come here with the secretaries well before […]

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Scindia launches eGCA for automation of processes

The Union Civil Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday launched the e-governance for Civil Aviation (e-GCA) on-line platform through which the Directorate General of Civil Aviation will provide 298 services including pilot licensing and medical examination. The on-line. platform will provide services to various DGCA stakeholders such as lots, Aircraft Maintenance Engineers, Air Traffic Controllers, […]