Opposition parties of the I.N.D.I.A. alliance boycotted Lok Sabha proceedings on Friday to protest the suspension of Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury from the House. They also decided not to attend the customary tea to be hosted by Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla at the conclusion of the Monsoon session of Parliament. Chowdhury was suspended from Lok Sabha on Thursday for "repeated misconduct" pending an investigation by the privileges… read-more
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The Airports Authority of India (AAI) Goa suspended staff and confiscated the entry permit of two trolley retrievers for bullying a wheelchair-bound 62-year-old UK tourist. Goa Airport (Dabolim) director SVT Dhanamjaya Rao condemned the incident in which the suspended people took a tip of Rs 4,000 from the woman. Furthermore, a case has also been booked against the three with the Goa Police, and an investigation has been launched.
Courtesy: Hindustan Times
After a viral video of food being cooked and stored in the toilet served to Saharanpur district players during Kabbadi junior match, the district sports officer in Saharanpur, Animesh Saxena, has been suspended. The Additional Chief Secretary of Sports, Navneet Sehgal, confirmed the suspension of Animesh Saxena for the incident, on September 20. Moreover, the UP government also directed ADM Finance and Revenue, Rajnish Kumar Mishra, to… read-more
Courtesy: The Free Press Journal
FIFA suspended the All India Football Federation (AIFF) with "immediate effect due to undue influence from third parties," putting India's hosting of the U-17 Women's World Cup in October in jeopardy. AIFF will be unable to play international games till the suspension is overturned. The suspension will be removed when the AIFF Executive Committee is annulled and the AIFF administration regains full control of the organization's daily… read-more
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Delhi Lieutenant-Governor VK Saxena on August 6, authorized suspension of Arava Gopi Krishna, former commissioner of excise department, and Anand Kumar Tiwari, former commissioner of Delhi, Andaman and Nicobar Islands Civil Service. LG made the judgment in light of substantial failures in the application of Excise Policy by the officials… read-more
Courtesy: India Today
The impasse in the Lower House was broken on August 1 when the Lok Sabha passed a motion to lift the suspension of MPs. As a result, the suspension of four Congress MPs has been lifted. Speaker Om Birla dismissed four Congress Lok Sabha MPs, including Manickam Tagore, Ramya Haridas, Jothimani, and TN Prathapa, for carrying banners within the House in protest on… read-more
Courtesy: Deccan Herald
Udaipur tailore killing revealed the negligence shown by the City Police, which resulted in the death of Kanhaiya Lal (48). After constant criticism for a careless attitude of the Udaipur police, and not providing security to Kanhaiya, despite his FIR, the Rajasthan Police transferred and suspended as many as 39 IPS level cops, including Inspector-General and Superintendent of Udaipur Police. Meanwhile, now the NIA will be investigating the… read-more
The Indian National Congress (INC) Disciplinary Committee suggested suspending former Punjab Unit Chief Sunil Jakhar and Kerala leader KV Thomas from all posts for two years. The recommendations were due to the anti-party activities by the leaders, after a meeting held on April 26. As per PTI, the suggestions have been submitted to the interim president of Congress Sonia Gandhi, who would take the final call.
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The All India Institute of Medical Science (AIIMS) Delhi's nursing staff will go on indefinite strike from April 26, protesting against the suspension of Harish Kajila, AIIMS Nurse Union President. In a letter addressed to the AIIMS Director Dr Randeep Guleria, the union demanded to revoke Kajila's suspension, which has been announced without any proper reason. Notably, the indefinite strike started at 8:00 am, from April 26.
The West Bengal government announced an eight-day suspension of internet facilities in seven districts. The Home and Hill Affairs Department WB, Additional Chief Secretary released a statement, "The restriction will be imposed in a few blocks of Malda, Murshidabad, Uttar Dinajpur, Coochbehar, Jalpaiguri, Birbhum and Darjeeling On March 7 to 9, March 11 and 12, and on March 15 and 16 from 11:oo AM to 3:15 PM."