We don’t support violence against any religion: RSS on cow vigilantism
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will share his ‘Mann Ki Baat’ on Sunday, July 30th. If you have innovative suggestions and insights, here is an opportunity to directly share it with the PM. Some of the suggestions would be referred by the Prime Minister during his address.
According to the Swachh Bharat dashboard, 44 million toilets have been built since the declaration of the BHAG in October 2014.(Illustration: C R Sasikumar)
1.62 lakh shell companies, likely evading tax, deregistered till July 12: Jaitley
The CAG slammed the government over poor implementation of crop insurance schemes from 2011-16, including the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana. The CAG pointed out that delays by states in releasing compensation to affected farmers defeated “the objective of providing timely financial assistance”, although the Centre released its share on time.
There has been a 60% shortfall in the release of central funds to Assam for flood management, according to a Comptroller and Auditor General report.
Congress leader Ambika Soni on Friday announced that she is stepping down as the party’s General Secretary in-charge of Uttarakhand and Himachal Pradesh, citing poor health as the reason.
Former Gujarat Chief Minister Shankersinh Vaghela on Friday said that he was expelled from Congress party a day before his birthday. Calling himself a victim of intra-party conspiracy, Vaghela said he will not be joining the rival BJP.
Less than a week after being appointed Chief Superintendent of Bengaluru Central Prison, R Anita was transferred reportedly over her non-cooperation with DIG Roopa’s report on special treatment given to AIADMK Amma chief VK Sasikala.