Chhatisgarh CM Bhupendra Baghel, on December 8, chaired a Cabinet meeting and took key decisions. The Cabinet approved additional ration under the Chhatisgarh Food & Nutrition Security Act at a cost of Rs 223.58 crore. It also approved land allotment for industrial establishment to ST, SCs & Tribals under Chhattisgarh Industrial Policy (2019-2024). It also allowed amendments in teacher's recruitment, hike in bus fares and Industrial… read-more
Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh addressed the Parliament over Tamil Nadu chopper crash incident, on December 9. He paid tribute to those who died in the incident including Chief of Defence Staff (CDS) General Bipin Rawat, his wife and 11 others. The mortal remains of the victims will be brought to Delhi, said Rajnath Singh. He added that the last rites of the victims will be conducted with military honours.
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Congress General secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on December 8 launched the 'women's manifesto' in Lucknow. During the launch, Gandhi said that we should give equal rights to empower them and get them respect in society. Congress promises to give women smartphones and electronic scooters on an educational basis, according to the manifesto. Notably, the party already announced ''40% representation to women'' on tickets in the 2022 Uttar… read-more
Sonia Gandhi, Congress interim President, demanded a full-fledged discussion about the border issues in Parliament on December 8. She further expressed solidarity with the 12 MPs of Parliament who were suspended and regarded the move by the Chairman of Rajya Sabha as "unprecedented and unacceptable." Sonia Gandhi while speaking at a parliamentary party meeting said, "We demand a full-fledged discussion in Parliament on border issues."
The United States President Joe Biden on December 7 conducted a video conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. During the talks, Biden warned Putin over a military offensive at the Ukraine border. The Biden administration asked Russia for de-escalation against their European alliance or face strong economic measures by America and Europe. The US President raised deep concern and assured defence if Russia launch a military attack… read-more
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In the 29th Meeting of the Southern Zonal Council on November 14, the government of Tamil Nadu has raised the issue of declaring 'Tamil' as one of India's official languages, as is done in Sri Lanka, Singapore, and Thirtikurrei. The Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai on December 7, informed the Lok… read-more
Rahul Gandhi, the INC leader on December 7, raised the farmers' issues in the Lok Sabha session. He asked the BJP led Central Government to release compensation for the farmers, who lost lives, protesting against the "Three Farm Laws" which have been withdrawn. Besides, he questioned the Modi Government over the missing reports of deceased farmers. Notably, approximately 700 farmers from Haryana, Punjab, and UP died while protesting.
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In the biggest development ahead of the 2022 Uttar Pradesh election, Mayawati's party BSP removed Chillupar MLA Vinay Shankar Tiwari, his elder brother and former MP Kushal Tiwai from the party. Besides, the party also expelled Ganesh Shankar Pandey, former chairman of the UP Legislative Council. Reportedly, they were removed due to improper behaviour with senior leaders. However, Mr. Vinay is expected to join Akhilesh Yadav's Samajwadi Party… read-more
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Ahead of the 2022 Punjab Assembly election, Congress announced committees for the Election. AICC general secretary Ajay Maken will head the screening committee. The screening committee includes secretary in-charge of Chhattisgarh Chandan Yadav and AICC Joint Secretary Krishna Allavaru. Besides, the Party appointed Ambika Soni as Election Coordination Committee's chairperson, Pratap Singh Bajwa as the Manifesto Committee's chairperson, and… read-more
During the BJP Parliamentary party meeting, PM Narendra Modi was honoured for declaring November 15, the birthday of Birsa Munda, as 'Janjatiya Gaurav Diwas' on December 7 at Dr. Amedakr International Centre, New Delhi. The meeting was also attended by Amit Shah, Piyush Goyal, BJP President Jagat Prakash Nadda, and others. In November, the Central Government approved the declaration of Birsa Munda, a tribal leader's birthday as… read-more