union cabinet meeting
Opposition attacks Modi govt for cancelling MPLADS fund, Congress, TMC, Left criticise decision to divert Rs 7900 crores for coronavirus fight
The government will divert a total of ₹10 crores per MP for 2 years from the MPLADS scheme to the Consolidated Fund of India in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. The total amount for two years stands at about 7900 crores.
PM Modi directs union ministers to draw a ’21-Day Impactful Agenda’ for delivering citizen-centric schemes
Modi asked the officials to begin work on making India a five-trillion dollar economy
Kamal Nath refuses to apologize despite Rahul Gandhi’s rebuke, suggests RaGa never understood the context of ‘item’ remark
Earlier too, Kamal Nath had brazened it out by saying his comment was distorted to deviate public discourse from 'main issues'
Congress strategy of appeasement thwarted: Karnataka HC stops construction work on ‘tallest Jesus statue’ being built on government land
Karnataka HC stops construction work on tallest Jesus statue in Kanakapura.
Government and Policy
Captain Amarinder Singh tables resolution in Punjab Assembly to oppose Centre’s farm laws: Read details
Captain Amarinder Singh added that the farm laws, passed by the Parliament were against the Indian Constitution, as agriculture falls under State subject (Entry 14 List-II)
UP Police team returns empty-handed again after Punjab govt puts mafia don Mukhtar Ansari on ‘bed-rest’ for 3 months
Punjab govt cites medical problems for jailed don Mukhtar Ansari, avoids handing him over to UP police
Former adviser to Manmohan Singh, Pankaj Pachauri brazens it out after being caught spreading fake news about Indian trade with China
Pankaj Pachauri claimed Indian imports from China had increased by 27% during tension between the two countries at the LAC.
After Chinese phones blocking weather data for Arunachal and Ladakh, now Twitter shows Leh as part of China
Security analyst Nitin A Gokhale found that Twitter has labelled Leh in Ladakh as part of People's Republic of China (PRC)
During 26/11 Mumbai attack, Param Bir Singh refused to be on ground and take on terrorists, then Mumbai CP Hasan Gafoor had said
Hasan Gafoor, who was the Mumbai Commissioner of Police during the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks, had accused senior police officials, including Param Bir Singh of not taking on the terrorists.
In 2012 ‘out of town’ Salman Khan partied with Parambir Singh in Mumbai on day Bandra cops could not serve him Court summons for...
As reported by Mid-Day in 2012, Salman Khan and Parambir Singh were both found attending a Christmas party hosted by Sunny Dewan and his wife Anu Dewan in Mumbai. This when the Bandra cops claimed Khan was not in town.
Rajdeep Sardesai and India Today secure a gag order against social media user who had said they took 8 crores for Rhea interview
Issuing an order on India Today petition, the Delhi HC has ordered Twitter to suspend the man named Anurag Srivastava, and Google to remove the content from search results.
The 'TRP scam' started off when Mumbai Police Commissioner Parambir Singh named Republic TV and hid the fact that the FIR which was filed, based on the Hansa Research Report, named India Today