CPI(M) MLA from Kulgam, Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami alleged that there was no suggestion of a framework to tackle the unemployment problem, in the Rs 80,313 crore budget unveiled by the Jammu and Kashmir government today.
The BJP on Thursday sought to draw a parallel between Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Hafiz Saeed, the founder of terror outfit LeT, saying the Congress leader in his attack on the BJP and the RSS echoed Saeed's views.
The chief minister also directed that technical help can be sought from institutions such as IIT for modernising and infusing new design elements into the products.
CPI-M General Secretary Sitaram Yechury on Thursday ruled out an electoral alliance with "corruption-tainted" Lalu Prasad's RJD in the 2019 general elections.
Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar today announced that the legislation, commonly known as the Public Service Guarantee Act, would be fully implemented in the government services from April 1 onwards.
The robot has four limbs and a bucket system attached to a spider web looking extension, which can go inside manholes.
The investigating officer (IO) of the case had earlier this month summoned him for appearance today, which he skipped.
The Himachal Pradesh Cabinet has decided to withdraw all "politically-motivated" cases filed during the previous Congress dispensation, including those against the Himachal Pradesh Cricket Association (HPCA) led by BJP MP Anurag Thakur.
During the bilateral meeting with UK Minister for Security and Economic Crime, Ben Wallace, Union Minister of State for Home Kiren Rijiju was made aware of the undergoing case at the Westminster Magistrates' Court in London.
Speaker of the 14th Assembly will also be elected during the session which will be first since the elections were held in December last year.
The BJP and Congress on Thursday announced their list of star campaigners aimed to sway the voters in the bye-elections due in Ajmer and Alwar Lok Sabha constituencies and Mandalgarh (Bhilwara) assembly constituency on January 29.
He further hoped that people will take a more constructive approach towards Aadhaar as it is here to stay.
Former BJP MP Nana Patole, who quit the ruling party following differences with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on agrarian issues, on Thursday said he has rejoined the Congress.
The anti-secrecy group's chief has been based at the Ecuador embassy in central London since 2012 after he lost appeals against sexual assault charges in Sweden.
Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu today made a case for increasing investments in research and development activities in the area of energy storage.
Khan, a staunch supporter of reforms in the Muslim personal laws, had resigned from the Rajiv Gandhi-led government in 1986 due to his differences over the Muslim personal law bill piloted by the dispensation to nullify the verdict in the Shah Bano case.
According to the report, the ambitious debt waiver scheme launched by the Amarinder Singh government only focusses on marginal farmers with land less than 2.5 acres.
Kejriwal will address the rally at Sindkhed Raja in Buldhana district, and pay tributes on her birth anniversary, party sources said.
Referring to former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee and BJP veteran L K Advani, Sinha said "today's BJP is not like the one in the days of Atalji and Advaniji."
The Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation (BMC) had razed illegal extensions and constructions at 'Ramayana', the eight-storey residential building owned by the actor- politician on Monday.
According to a 'working paper' of the panel circulated to its members, the BCCI gets a lot of government grants, including tax exemptions, and offered subsidised rates to buy lands for stadia. The BCCI got tax exemptions worth of Rs 2,100 crore in a ten-year period ending 2007.
As per the bill, the salary and allowances of legislators have been raised from Rs 55,000 to Rs 1,05,000 per month, an increase of 90.91 percent. Deputy chief minister O Panneerselvam introduced the bill which was opposed by DMK whip R Sakkarapani.
The sanctioned amount of Rs 226 crore is being given to the CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP and SSB and the forces will utilise the fund as per their operational requirements, the official said.
The case relates to alleged fraudulent withdrawal of Rs 35.62 crore from the Chaibasa treasury in the 1990s when he was the chief minister of undivided Bihar.
State Agriculture Minister Prabhu Lal Saini said claim cases of 20 tehsils in six districts have been disposed and United India Insurance Company will pay the claim of Rs 276.95 crore in four days.