The Centre on September 14 informed the Parliament that no data is available on the number of migrant workers who lost their lives during the nationwide lockdown announced in March.
As per reports, Indian NSA Ajit Doval walked out of the conference to register India's opposition to the Pakistani representative's move to push the wrong map on a multilateral platform
He also said after the bifurcation of the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir on August 5, 2019, the number of terrorist incidents have reduced significantly.
The union minister said that Chinese actions reflect a clear disregard for the various bilateral agreements between the two countries.
Minister of State for Health and Family Welfare Ashwini Choubey further told the Rajya Sabha that nearly 40 lakh Indians have been kept under the Centre’s surveillance as part of its contact-tracing efforts to track down the source of COVID-19 infections and minimise the spread of the disease
Besides, it would also expedite other central government schemes being implemented under Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) and other programmes in the state, Kumar said.
The Committee on Peace and Harmony, headed by AAP MLA Raghav Chadha, has decided to issue a final appearance notice to the Facebook official, failing which the panel would issue warrants for “breach of privilege”.
A partnership with Oracle would probably be more palatable to Beijing, which requires many foreign companies to work with local counterparts to do business in China
"The IAC movement and AAP were propped up by the RSS/BJP to subvert democracy and bring down the UPA government,” Gandhi, who is accompanying his mother Sonia Gandhi to the US for her medical check-up, said.
In his address via video conference, Modi lauded the efforts of the state government, headed by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar, over a host of issues, including girl education, representation of deprived sections of the society in local bodies and development.
Unlike many other Team Anna members, Bhushan and Kejriwal continued to work together till April 2015, when the two differed on ideological issues in handling AAP following which the Supreme Court lawyer was expelled from the party.
Union Labour Minister Santosh Gangwar told the Lok Sabha on Monday that the government does not have data on the number of migrants who died or were injured while returning to their native places due to the lockdown.
In a special mention made in the Upper House, Trinamool Congress leader Shantanu Sen said the term 'social distancing' is regularly used to avoid the spread of coronavirus.
Though Jaya Bachchan did not take any names, her remarks come a day after BJP's Lok Sabha MP and Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan said there was problem of drug addiction in the film industry and also actor Kangana Ranaut's recent remarks calling Bollywood a "gutter".
Rajnath Singh's statement is scheduled for 3 pm amid the Opposition’s demand of a debate on the ongoing standoff between Indian and Chinese troops along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh.
Talks with China should be limited to and led by military commanders under political supervision with staff support from Indian foreign ministry officials, if necessary
The representatives of the newly formed regional political party -- Asom Jatiya Parishad -- announced the name of the political party in Guwahati on September 14, months ahead of the 2021 Assam Assembly elections.
The Delhi Police has claimed that Umar Khalid had met jailed Aam Aadmi Party councillor Tahir Hussain at the sit-in protest against the CAA at Shaheen Bagh on January 8 to plan the Delhi riots
The labour ministry put forth this data in Parliament in response to a query seeking state-wise details of the number of labourers who had migrated to their hometowns from cites or their work places due to loss of jobs.
It is customary for MPs to stand while speaking in Parliament as a symbol of respect for the Chair. However, they were allowed to remain seated while taking part in the proceedings to help contain the spread of the novel coronavirus disease
Leader of Opposition Ghulam Nabi Azad also congratulated Harivansh
All members of the Lower House had undergone a COVID-19 test on September 13-14, before the beginning of the session.
The post of the Deputy Chairman fell vacant after Harivansh's term ended in April.
Jabin Jacob talks about the future of India China relations, what role Pakistan might play and China's fate post the pandemic.
Hanuman Beniwal had, earlier in July, said he had been infected with coronavirus