Same Sex Marriage

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Same Sex Marriage: SC Asks Centre To Provide Benefits Similar To Marriage

In a relief to homosexual, the Supreme Court on Thursday asked the Centre to find a way to give same-sex couples basic social benefits, like joint bank accounts or nominating a partner in insurance policies, even without legal recognition of their marital status. The statement came during an ongoing hearing into a bunch of PILs filed in the Top Court, seeking legal validation for same-sex marriage in India.

Thu, 27 Apr 2023 - 07:54 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Homosexual, SC, PILs, Central Government, Marriage, same-sex marriage

Same Sex marriage issue in court

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Apex Court Resumes Hearing On Same Sex Marriage

Supreme Court bench headed by CJI DY Chandrachud entered the second day of its hearing on the historic same-sex marriage issue.  The bench continued hearing the bunch of PILs filed seeking legal validation for same-sex marriage in India. However, on the second day, the Central Government filed an application, demanding the appearance of states and UTs in the hearing, as they are major stakeholders and should give opinions.

Wed, 19 Apr 2023 - 11:58 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: same-sex marriage, Supreme Court, DY Chandrachud, PILs, Central Government

Courtesy: The Times of India

G Kishan Reddy

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G Kishan Reddy Writes To CM KCR Over Unused Funds

Union Minister G Kishan Reddy wrote a letter to Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao, expressing concern that its "inability" to utilise funds approved for compensatory afforestation and forest and wildlife conservation. In the letter Reddy said the Centre approved Rs 1,737.75 crore for compensatory afforestation over the last three years, of which only Rs 1,127.93 crores has been utilised while Rs 609.82 crore remains unused, having negative… read-more

Mon, 17 Apr 2023 - 05:57 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: G Kishan Reddy, Telangana CM, K Chandrashekar, Central Government, Letter

Tap Water

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Telangana Amongst Top States For Providing Standard Quality Water

Telangana stood at number one position for providing standard quality drinking water to the citizens of the state. The Central Government, after conducting a survey and test of water samples in Indian states, announced that Telangana tops the list, followed by West Bengal and Gujarat. Notably, Telangana CM K Chandrashekar Rao led BRS Government launched 'Mission Bhagirathi, which aims to provide free drinking water to 100% household of… read-more

Tue, 11 Apr 2023 - 09:44 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: telangana government, National List, Central Government, drinking water, Top States

Courtesy: India Postsen

Amit Shah

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Amit Shah Seeks Report On Howrah Ram Navami Violence

Union Home Ministry led by Amit Shah sought a detailed report from the West Bengal government on the violence during Ram Navami in Howrah. The development from central government came days after Union Home Minister Amit Shah spoke to Governor CV Ananda Bose. The home ministry sought a detailed report from the West Bengal government on the violence that took place on Ram Navami in Howrah, the sources confirmed.

Tue, 04 Apr 2023 - 08:50 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Central Government, Union Home Ministry, Amit Shah, West Bengal Govt, ram navami violence

Aadhar Card- PAN Card

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Central Govt Extended Date For Aadhar Card, PAN Card Link

The Government of India announced a new date to link Aadhar Cards with PAN cards. As per the central government notice, the new date is said to be June 30. It said that notification in this regard is being issued separately. Linking PAN with Aadhaar is important to help curb tax evasion. The CBDT also mentioned the penal action a taxpayer will have to face from July 1.

Tue, 28 Mar 2023 - 04:17 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: pan card, Aadhar Card, Central Government, Notice Issued, LINK

Courtesy: NDTV


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Centre Transfers 2 Judges To Madras HC, Issues Notice

The Union Law Ministry transferred two judges of the Andhra Pradesh HC and Telangana HC. On March 23, the Central Government issued an official notice, transferring Justice D Nagarjun of Telangana HC and Justice Battu Devanand of Andhra Pradesh HC to the Madras High Court. The notification was issued as per recommendation of the Supreme Court collegium's recommendation. The two judges will assume charges as the Madras HC judge, immediately.… read-more

Fri, 24 Mar 2023 - 01:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Telangana HC Judges, AP HC, transfer, Central Government, Notification

Courtesy: The Hindu

Supreme Court

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No Additional Compensation For Bhopal Gas Tragedy Victims: SC

In a major drawback for Bhopal Gas Tragedy victims, the Supreme Court (SC,) rejected the Centre's curative petition seeking additional compensation from Union Carbide Corporation (UCC.)  In the plea, the Centre demanded additional Rs 7,844 crores, over already paid $470 million, which claimed 3,000 lives and maimed thousands more. The five-judge bench led by Justice SK Kaul noted that settlement can be set aside only on the ground of fraud.… read-more

Tue, 14 Mar 2023 - 11:50 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Supreme Court, Bhopal Gas Tragedy, Compensation, five judge bench, Central Government

Courtesy: India Today

PM Modi Launches Airport

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PM Narendra Modi Launches Shivamogga Airport, Development Projects In Karnataka

PM Narendra Modi arrived in Karnataka to launch the most awaited Shivamogga Airport. On February 27, Modi inaugurated Shivamogga Airport in a boost to connectivity and accessibility of the Karnataka city and other neighbouring areas in the Malnad region. The airport all facilities Rs 450 crores, with a capacity of 300 travellers at a time. Besides the airport, PM Modi inaugurated other development projects also.

Mon, 27 Feb 2023 - 04:00 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: PM Modi, shivamogga airport, development projects, BJP, Central Government

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

BBC Office

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Oppositions Hit Out At PM Modi Over IT Raids At BBC Offices

Congress and opposition leaders took a dig against PM Narendra Modi-led central government over the IT department surveys in the BBC offices in Delhi and Mumbai. On February 15, Congress spokesperson Pawan Khera said, "India is the mother of democracy but why is India’s Prime Minister ‘Father of hypocrisy?" He added, " India’s situation is dire compared to our neighboring countries. What happened yesterday will it ever help the rankings?”

Wed, 15 Feb 2023 - 06:58 PM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: bbc documentary, IT Raids, Congress, PM Modi, Central Government

Courtesy: Hindustan Times