The Narendra Modi government appears to have succeeded in persuading the ghar wapsi and love jehad brigades to pipe down for the time being. Modi even personally ticked off the gau-rakshaks or cow vigilantes after they were video-taped lynching a group of Dalit youths for skinning a cow, their traditional occupation.
After the recent report of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) reproving the Modi Government for its November 8 decision of demonetizing high denomination notes which it contended has dampened consumption and activities across the real sectors of the Indian economy, the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) did not pass any overt strictures on demonetization (Demo).
The Government has claimed that despite demonetization and consequent deceleration of economic activity, the GDP grew by seven per cent in the third quarter of the current fiscal. The claim has been disputed by the opposition parties and a number of economists. They have called the GDP estimate as ‘highly suspect’ and ‘questionable.’ The effect of demonetization is well known by now: fall in sales, fall in employment and fall in production, particularly in construction industry. The silver lining was agriculture which performed well.
The West Bengal Clinical Establishment, Regulation and Transparency Bill - 2017, that is aimed at reining in private hospitals which are often accused of harassing, was today passed by the state Assembly.
After passing West Bengal Clinical Establishments Registration , Regulation And Transparency Bill , 2017, West Bengal government has decided to frame a policy for keeping a tab on the over increasing fees and inflated donations demanded by the private schools and coll
The Supreme Court today expressed grave concern over farmers' suicide due to indebtedness and crop failure and said it felt the government was going in a "wrong direction" in tackling the real problem.
As a result of the intensive ticket checking drive conducted by Eastern Railway all over its jurisdiction from 24 February to 02 March 2017, altogether 41,273 persons were detected travelling without or with improper ticket and carrying unbooked luggage and an amount
The tax department Friday warned that those who undertake Benami transactions would invite Rigorous Imprisonment (RI) of up to 7 years and such violators would also stand to be charged under the I-T Act.