- Cong, RJD believe in dynastic politics: UP CM(14:20)
Patna, Oct 20 (IANS) Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath on Tuesday said that both the Congress and the Rashtriya Janata Dal -- which are part of the Grand Alliance in Bihar -- believed in "dynastic politics" and promoted only family members of their respective leaders.
- '36K complaints pending': SC moved for urgent hearing on CIC vacancies(21:22)
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking urgent listing of a matter where directions are sought for the government authorities to implement the apex court's directions in connection with the appointment of Information Commissioners within a stipulated time and in a transparent manner.
- Centre releases fresh data to allay MSP worry(22:16)
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) Reiterating that the Centre continues to procure Kharif 2020-21 crops at its MSP from farmers as per its existing MSP schemes as was done in previous seasons, the government on Sunday said it has already procured over 84.46 LMTs of paddy till October 17 from 7.38 lakh farmers.
- RBI's loan recast framework to support Covid-hit realty projects(13:44)
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The Reserve Bank of India's framework for loan recast or stress resolution for the Covid-19 related stress which allows banks to restructure loans of real estate companies at the project level comes as a major relief for developers who have been hit amid the pandemic and their specific projects have come to a halt due to liquidity crunch.
- Lockdown gave me extra time to prepare for NEET: Topper Akanksha(18:12)
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Akanksha Singh from Kushinagar, Uttar Pradesh, who scored 100 per cent marks in the NEET (National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test) examination, believes that the lockdown period gave her extra time to prepare for the medical entrance exam unlike other students who demanded that the exam be postponed. She has credited her success to her parents and God.
- Internet suspended in Bharatpur ahead of Gujjar 'Mahapanchayat'(00:10)
Jaipur, Oct 17 (IANS) The administration in Rajasthan's Bharatpur is on the alert ahead of the 'Mahapanchayat' called by Gujjar leaders in the district's Adda village on Saturday on their demand for a quota, and has suspended internet services in various areas.