Union Cabinet approves Model Tenancy Act

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Cabinet Approves Model Tenancy Act To Overhaul Rental Housing

The Union Cabinet has approved the Model Tenancy Act, 2021 that aims to modify the legal framework of rental housing across India. Consisting 47 sections and two schedules, the act focuses upon securing the "interests and rights of both the landlord and tenant" by making tenancy agreement compulsory. The government, through this act, eyes to move towards fulfillment of PM Narendra Modi's vision of 'Housing for All' by 2022.

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 02:01 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Tenants, Landlord, Union cabinet, Prime Minister

Courtesy: The Print

Isaac Herzog is the new elected President for Israel.

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Isaac Herzog Elected As New President Of Israel

Israel lawmakers on June 2 voted for Isaac Herzog as the new Israel president removing Reuven Rivlin who was elected in 2014. Reportedly, the decision came after the opposition united to oust PM Benjamin Netanyahu, in power since last 12 years. Currently negotiations are underway aimed at removing PM Netanyahu from office as the deadline to the opposition to form a new government will end on June 2 midnight.

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 06:47 PM / by Anvitha Shetty

Tags: Israel, benjamin netanyahu, Prime Minister, Opposition Party

Courtesy: WION News

PM Modi

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Union Govt Announces Rs 1,000 Cr Assistance For WB, Jharkhand, Odisha

After taking an aerial survey of cyclone Yaas–ravaged areas, the Centre has announced an financial aid of Rs 1,000 crore to Jharkhand, Odisha and West Bengal. While Odisha will receive Rs 500-crore grant on an urgent basis, West Bengal and Jharkhand will have to submit damage reports first to avail the assistance. The… read-more

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 12:21 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, aerial survey, Odisha, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Cyclone Yaas

Courtesy: The Times of India

Mali President

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Mali President, Prime Minister Released After 3 Days Of Detainment

Mali's military on May 27 released President and Prime Minister from detention after three days arrest. Reportedly, the UN, African Union, and ECOWA urged the military for their release. Although the conditions of their release are unknown, they have returned to their… read-more

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 04:12 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Mali, President, Prime Minister, Military coup, Detained, released

Courtesy: France 24

Mali President

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Mali's Military Detains Prez, PM, Defence Minister Of Interim Govt

The military in Mali on May 24 detained the President, PM and Defence Minister of the interim government. Reportedly, the action came after government removed to military leaders in reshuffling. While the UN, African Union and ECOWAS urged for the immediate and unconditional release of the leaders, a military official from Kati said 'What they (the detained leaders) have done is not good' and the decision will be made soon.

Tue, 25 May 2021 - 09:25 PM / by Sohini Mandal

Tags: Mali, President, Prime Minister, Defense Ministry, Military, Coup

Courtesy: Reuters

Sonu Sood.

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Sonu Sood On Idea Of Becoming PM: "Hum Aam Insaan Achhe Hain"

Reacting to the idea of making Sonu Sood as the next Prime Minister, the actor has responded saying, "Hum aam insaan achhe hain bhai, aam insaan better hai." The idea started doing rounds after actress Rakhi Sawant lauded Sood's philanthropic efforts and endorsed him for the PM post. Earlier, actor-comedian Vir Das had also tweeted that "Dial Sonu Sood" for PM while responding to a user.

Wed, 12 May 2021 - 11:23 AM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Sonu Sood, Prime Minister, Rakhi Sawant, Vir Das

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Hemant Soren faces criticism by BJP ministers

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Jharkhand CM Faces Backlash From BJP Over 'Mann Ki Baat' Remark On PM

Jharkhand CM Hemant Soren was flayed by the BJP for his controversial comments on PM Narendra Modi's interaction with several state chief ministers on May 6. Soren termed the meeting as Modi’s 'Mann ki Baat' and said ‘it would have been better had he listened to, and spoken on important matters.’ Union Minister Harsh Vardhan criticized Soren on his statements and reminded of the Centre-state relations in handling pandemic.

Sat, 08 May 2021 - 07:10 PM / by Vanshika Sharma

Tags: Ranchi, Chief Minister, Centre-State Relation, Prime Minister, COVID

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Ajay Seth appointed as Secretary of Economic Affairs

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Ajay Seth Appointed as the Secretary of Economic Affairs

As directed by the Appointments Committee of Cabinet headed by the Prime Minister, Ajay Seth, a 1987-IAS batch officer, has been appointed as the Secretary of Economic Affairs, on April 16. He replaced Tarun Bajaj who will now work as the Revenue Secretary in the Ministry of Finance. Earlier, Ajay Seth held the office of Managing Director for Bangalore Metro Rail Corporation. Also, he was associated with the Department of Expenditure and… read-more

Fri, 16 Apr 2021 - 02:51 PM / by Neha Sanjeev

Tags: Economy, Revenue Department, Prime Minister, Finance secretary

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Prime Minister Launches Rs 1000 crore Fund For Startup In Parambh

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Prime Minister Launches Rs 1000 crore Fund For Startup In Prarambh

To encourage startups, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has announced a Rs 1000 crore fund at Startup India International Summit: Prarambh.  Addressing India as one of the biggest startup ecosystems in the world, the PM said, startup systems should follow the mantra "of the youth, by the youth, for the youth". Besides, he lauded them for being self-reliant during the COVID-19 period when industry leaders suffered to tackle the pandemic.

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 07:48 PM / by Archita chakraborty

Tags: Prime Minister, Narendra Modi, Startups, Prarambh

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PM-Cares Fund

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100 Former Bureaucrats Question PM-CARES Fund; Seek Transparency

Through an open letter addressed to PM Narendra Modi, 100 former bureaucrats have sought transparency concerning the PM-CARES fund. The former civil servants, including IPS AS Dulat and IAS Anita Agnihotri, have argued that financial details should be made unambiguous to evade unfavourable allegations and fulfil public accountability. The letter read, "It is essential that the position and stature of the Prime Minister are kept intact by… read-more

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 07:26 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: PM Cares Fund, PM Modi, bureaucracy, Prime Minister

Courtesy: The Tribune