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Promotion row: SC raps Army for 'misinterpretation' of order

Jul 14, 2016

Promotion row: SC raps Army for 'misinterpretation' of order

Earlier, the court had upheld the 2009 'command exit promotion' policy of the Indian Army and had asked the Centre to create 141 additional vacancies to the rank of Colonel to promote officers of 'Combat Support' streams. #Defence #Indian Army #PolicyWatch #defence ministry #Armed Forces Tribunal #Combat support #AV Singh Committee
Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August as govt revises rules

Jul 13, 2016

Pay less for flight ticket cancellations from August as govt revises rules

At present, in cases of ticket purchases from travel agents, the arrangement for refund is left to the passenger and the travel agent. #Aviation #PolicyWatch #DGCA #Civil aviation #Ashok Gajapathi Raju
Maharashtra APMC traders call off strike but Fadnavis faces uphill task to scrap act

Jul 13, 2016

Maharashtra APMC traders call off strike but Fadnavis faces uphill task to scrap act

The traders were protesting the state government decision to remove vegetables and fruits from the scope of the APMC. #Narendra Modi #Sharad Pawar #Mumbai #PolicyWatch #Maharashtra #States #APMC #Devendra Fadnavis
Fliers to pay less for excess checked-in baggage from Friday

Jun 30, 2016

Fliers to pay less for excess checked-in baggage from Friday

The reduced rates, announced by the government earlier this month, was initially scheduled to come into force from 15 June. #air india #Aviation #Delhi High Court #PolicyWatch #DGCA #checked-in baggage
Cabinet to deliberate model law allowing shops to open 365 days

Jun 28, 2016

Cabinet to deliberate model law allowing shops to open 365 days

The model law is aimed at generating addition employment as the shops and establishment will have freedom to operate for longer hours requiring more manpower. #PolicyWatch #Union Cabinet #Labour Ministry #Model Shops and Establishment Bill 2016
Delhi University to redraft guidelines for ad-hoc appointments

Jun 28, 2016

Delhi University to redraft guidelines for ad-hoc appointments

The varsity had sent a communication to all colleges and departments last week informing them about a centralised online application process for ad-hoc appointments. #Education #Delhi University #PolicyWatch #Delhi University Teachers Association #Ad-hoc appointments
Centre asks states to link Aadhaar with caste, domicile certificates

Jun 21, 2016

Centre asks states to link Aadhaar with caste, domicile certificates

The responsibility for issuance of residency and caste certificate is with the state governments and Union Territories. #Aadhaar #PolicyWatch #UIDAI #Scheduled Caste #Scheduled tribes
Govt further relaxes defence, aviation FDI norms; paves way for Apple stores

Jun 20, 2016

Govt further relaxes defence, aviation FDI norms; paves way for Apple stores

Trading of food products manufactured or produced in India, including through e-commerce, is allowed to get 100 percent FDI under the government approval route #Defence #Aviation #PolicyWatch #Pharma #FDI reforms
Air India allows gallantry award recipients free upgrade to business class

Jun 03, 2016

Air India allows gallantry award recipients free upgrade to business class

The Indian Armed Forces are eligible for various military decorations, which are awarded for extraordinary bravery and courage, as well as distinguished service during times of war and peace. #air india #Defence #Aviation #PolicyWatch #Ashok Chakra #Indian Armed Forces #Ashwani Lohani #Kirti Chakra and Shaurya Chakra