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Mar 15, 2019
Centre defends its decision to issue electoral bonds in Supreme Court; says reforms aim to defeat menace of black moneyIn an affidavit, filed in a writ petition of CPM and its general secretary Sitaram Yechury, the Centre said the electoral bonds were introduced on 2 January, 2018 to promote transparency in funding and donation received by political parties. These can be encashed by an eligible political party only through their authorised bank accounts.
Mar 13, 2019
Rafale case: Using leaked documents in review petition jeopardised national security, amounts to theft, Centre tells SCCentre told the Supreme Court in an affidavit on Wednesday that those documents filed in Rafale review petition are 'sensitive to national security' and those who conspired in photocopying the papers have committed theft
Mar 12, 2019
Centre constitutes fresh committee to look at Delhi's 'unauthorised colonies', but lack of political will could hamper effortOne reason for the politicisation of the issue is playing on the uncertainty of the voters who live in the hope that one day, a Delhi government will declare them the owners of the houses.
Mar 11, 2019
SC refuses to stay 10% quota for general category poor; to examine need for referring case to constitution bench on 28 MarDeclining to stay the 10 percent quota for Economically Weaker Sections, the Supreme Court on Monday said that it will examine on 28 March if a Constitution Bench should hear the matter
Mar 04, 2019
Narendra Modi vows to hunt down those behind terror attacks in India, slams Opposition for not taking steps to curb terrorismPrime Minister Narendra Modi Monday said he believed in 'barging into the houses of terrorists and killing them', indicating that Balakot air strike on JeM camp in Pakistan won't be India's last such action
Feb 28, 2019
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Imran Khan grabs moral high ground, KL Rahul returns to form; today's must-read storiesWhether it was the tenets of the Geneva Conventions that prevailed upon the Pakistani prime minister or concerns about escalating the situation is unknown, and more to the point, irrelevant. What needs to be noted is how Imran Khan owned the narrative of the whole episode and demonstrated that he was taking the moral high ground in an increasingly volatile situation.
Feb 24, 2019
Farooq Abdullah briefs Rajnath Singh about tense situation in Kashmir Valley, asks Centre to 'reassure people'Residents of Srinagar and other major towns of the Kashmir Valley went on a panic buying spree on Saturday as government departments issued circulars and advisories, which hinted at the possibility of long drawn disruption in normal life.
Feb 13, 2019
CAG report on Rafale: Here's why the Centre's bid evaluation method may have been questionedThe Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), in its report tabled in Parliament on Wednesday, raised a question on the bid evaluation method the Centre used to acquire the Rafale fighter jets for the Indian Air Force.
Feb 12, 2019
Kolkata Police chief Rajeev Kumar grilled for 11 hrs in connection with chit fund scam cases, to face CBI again tomorrowKolkata Police commissioner Rajeev Kumar will have to appear before the CBI for the fifth consecutive day on Wednesday for questioning in connection with chit fund scam cases
Feb 06, 2019
Narendra Modi govt eroded federal autonomy, says Congress, terms claim of increased devolution of funds to states 'maha jumla'The Congress on Wednesday accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government of eroding federal autonomy and alleged that its claim of increased devolution of funds to states had turned out to be a 'maha jumla'