Wednesday, December 13 2017

October 20, 2017

Inter religious marriage cannot be viewed as love jihad : Kerala HC

All inter-religious weddings cannot be viewed as love jihad as it upheld a marriage between members of the two different communities said Kerala High Court.The court made the observations in its judgement on a habeas corpus petition filed by the man.Kerala court said, it is appalled to notice the recent trend in Kerala to sensationalise

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October 20, 2017

India’s highest law officer Ranjit Kumar resigns as Solicitor General

New Delhi-India’s second highest law officer Solicitor General Ranjit Kumar, resigned for “personal reasons”.Union Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad received his resignation letter.Mr Kumar was appointed solicitor general in June 2014 after the Modi government came to power. His second term as solicitor general was renewed recently.There was speculation a few months ago that the

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October 20, 2017

After cleaner ghats, Ganga at Varanasi to be pollution-free

Varanasi-All who have been enjoying cleaner ghats at Varanasi would also soon bask in the pollution-free waters of the Ganges flowing by the spiritual city. Under Namami Gange programme, an all-encompassing approach has been employed to arrest pollution flowing into the river and ensure clean ghats. From sewage treatment plants to ghat improvement to river

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October 20, 2017

Banks will provide funds at 7% to women self help groups : RBI

Banks will provide funds to women self help groups, SHGs, in rural areas at 7 per cent under the Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana said Reserve Bank of India. RBI issued the revised guidelines on interest subvention scheme under DAY-NRLM, as received from the Ministry of Rural Development for implementation by 21 public sector banks and 19

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October 17, 2017

India signs MOC to send youngsters to Japan for training

Tokyo-Indian Skill Development Minister Dharmendra Pradhan has signed a memorandum of cooperation (MoC) with Japan to send youngsters there as technical interns for on-the-job training for a period of three to five years.The MoC on Technical Intern Training Programme was signed by Mr Pradhan and Japanese Minister of Health, Labour and Welfare with Katsunobu Kato

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