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Apr 25, 2017
Battle over Hindi: Mamata renames Centre's welfare schemes, govt denies imposing languageThe Centre's recent decision to make Hindi compulsory up to Class 10 in CBSE schools and in state-run Kendriya Vidyalayas combined with President Pranab Mukherjee accepting the recommendation of the Committee of Parliament on Official Language (CPOL) that all dignitaries including the president and ministers, especially those who can read and speak Hindi, may be requested to give their speech/statement in Hindi only, seems to have caused a stir in the North East.
Apr 23, 2017
Niti Aayog: Modi asks states to expedite capital expenditure and infrastructure developmentPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called upon states to "speed up capital expenditure and infrastructure creation" to spur economic growth.
Apr 21, 2017
Wipro sacks 600 employees after performance appraisal; layoffs could go up to 2000The development comes at a time when Indian IT companies are facing an uncertain environment given the curbs being proposed on worker visa norms by various countries like the US, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand.
Apr 18, 2017
Congress to elect party chief by 15 October but uncertainty looms over Rahul Gandhi's elevationThe Congress Working Committee, the highest decision-making body of the party, had unanimously resolved in 2016 that it is time Rahul takes over as party chief.
Apr 04, 2017
Don't 'misuse' H-1B visas: Trump administration issues stern warning to firmsThe warning came as the government began accepting employers' H-1B visa petitions for the next fiscal year beginning 1 October, 2017.
Apr 04, 2017
National Archives tells White House to save all of Donald Trump's tweetsThe National Archives and Records Administration has told the White House to keep each of President Donald Trump's tweets, even those he deletes or corrects, and the White House has agreed.
Mar 28, 2017
Budgam encounter: Farooq Abdullah blames Centre and state govts for alarming situationExpressing grief over the killing of three youths in security forces firing, National Conference president Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday blamed the Centre and state government for the "alarming situation" and advocated talks with all stakeholders.
Mar 27, 2017
Yogi Adityanath as Uttar Pradesh CM: 50 decisions that stirred the state in a weekYogi Adityanath has been in the news for all the right and wrong reasons. As a young chief minister, the Hindu hardliner has gone quite far in taking almost 50 decisions within a week of assuming charge.
Mar 18, 2017
Women and the workplace: Once you've made it to the top, don't forget to check your privilegeHere’s the gender breakdown: male speaker — 59; female speakers — 5; number of women on the main stage at any point of time — 2 (and one was a Minister of Parliament).
Mar 17, 2017
UK govt to introduce criminal check certificate for work visa to immigratnts from non-EU countriesThe move, which is subject to parliamentary approval, will supersede the current process of being able to self-declare any criminal record on the visa application.