Speaking to CNBC-TV18, KC Tyagi, Secretary General (JDU) says that it is the efficiency of the administrator that will ensure effectiveness of the ban.
Government is keen to get the pending Bills passed in Rajya Sabha and has expressed readiness to discuss and iron out differences with the opposition.
The complaint was filed against Chairman and Managing Director (CMD) of GE Countrywide Consumer Financial Services Ltd, GE Money Financial Services Pvt Ltd, its CMD and Magma Fincorp Ltd's CMD for alleged violation of competition norms.
Alcohol ban decision by Bihar will not only have huge ramifications for the people of the state but also on the exchequer because 67 percent of the state's sales tax revenue comes from liquor which was over Rs 3,600 crore in the last fiscal.
Peter, who was taken to New Delhi for two days for questioning by senior CBI officials in the Sheena Bora murder case, was brought to Mumbai as his Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) custody ended on Thursday.
The proposed goods and services tax (GST) should be set at a rate of less than 20 percent, the opposition Congress party said on Thursday, signalling willingness to compromise as long as the government takes into account its concerns.
Besides Singh, who was also the then Minister of Coal, Rungta also sought summoning of former Minister of State for Coal Dasari Narayan Rao as a witness in his defence in the case.
The state, which earns Rs 4,000 crore annually from the taxes collected from the liquor sales, will now come up with plans to make up for the losses.
The contest, titled #NonstopAirIndia, invites participants to answer five trivia questions about Air India and their new service at the San Francisco International Airport (SFO).
Schools and colleges in Chennai reopened on Thursday after a gap of at least 15 days. However, 24 government schools in the city continued to remain closed. Most educational institutes in Thiruvallur district also reopen on Thursday.
The opposition attack is set to gain momentum from next Monday when the government brings its legislative agenda on the table after a two-day special sitting to discuss Constitution and its maker B R Ambedkar on his 125th birth anniversary. The government has called an all-party meeting today.
The Maharashtra government and Mumbai Police will pay homage to the martyrs of the terror attack.
Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday faced some embarassing moments when a large section of his student audience at a women's college responded in resonating 'yes' to his poser whether they thought Prime Minister Narendra ModiÂ’s ambitious 'Swachh Bharat' and 'Make In India' campaigns were working.
Advani and Joshi are among the members of the group which meets to formulate the party's strategy during a parliamentary session. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP President Amit Shah were also present in the meeting.
Five persons died on Tuesday while two deaths were reported from the state on Wednesday. The meteorological department said rains or thundershowers would occur at a few places over Tamil Nadu, Puducherry, coastal Karnataka, Kerala and Lakshadweep in the next 24-48 hours.
In a BJP Parliamentary Board meeting held on Wednesday evening, it was underlined that the party needs to be united in countering the allegations by the opposition parties on the issue of intolerance.
Snapdeal distanced itself from the remark saying the comments made by the actor were "in his personal capacity" and it was in no way connected with them.
The absence of adequate police officials outside arrival hall gives encouragement to these unlawful activities by these law breakers in sophisticated place like airport: Delhi court
The controversy also raged online, with Netizens airing their views on Twitter. While many users deleted the Snapdeal app to show their protest against the e-commerce firm of which Khan is a brand ambassador, others have given a one-star rating (lowest).
The UN Secretary General also took note of India's concerns over the lack of climate ambition on display by developed countries on both fronts of mitigation and support, saying that there is "no question" that developed countries need to take the lead on climate action.
Nearly 140 world leaders have confirmed their attendance at the opening day of the UN Climate Change conference that runs until December 11, even after the November 13 attacks by Islamic State militants rattled the host city.
Obama would meet Modi on November 30, the opening day of the Paris climate change conference.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley, who needs Parliament approval for the Goods & Services Tax (GST) Bill in the winter session beginning Thursday to rollout the new indirect tax regime from planned April 1, said he is willing to discuss with Congress as some of its suggestions were not in the larger interest of the GST structure.
Jayant Sinha, Minister of State for Finance, said the government is working with the opposition to try and arrive at a consensus on GST and is hopeful of getting the bill passed in the Winter Session of the parliament.
Speaking with CNBC-TV18‘s Kritika Saxena, Piyush Gupta, CEO, DBS said that depending on regulatory approvals the company will subsidiarize and the main focus will be on small and medium enterprise (SME) along with the retail market.