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Lok Sabha passes 10% reservation Bill for the General Category

Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a landmark bill to provide 10 per cent reservation in government jobs and education for the poor people of general category. This is the 124th amendment bill which has been passed by the Lok Sabha yesterday. The amendment bill was introduced by Minister of Social Justice and Empowerment Thawar Chand Gehlot. Total 323 Lok Sabha members voted in support of the bill and only 4 members did not vote in support of the bill.  Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in Lok Sabha that “I request all to…

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Veteran cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar pass away at 87 of age

The Popular cricket coach Ramakant Achrekar, passed away yesterday at his residence in Mumbai. He was 87 years old and had been battling old age-related ailments for the past few days. Mr. Ramakant Achrekar was one of the pre-eminent features of Mumbai cricket culture. Mr. Ramakant Achrekar was the cricket coach of Sachin Tendulkar who shaped Sachin’s career in the field of cricket. Apart from cricket he also built the career of many other cricketers including Balwinder Singh Sandhu, Chandrakant Pandit, Lalchand Rajput, Vinod Kambli, Pravin Amre, Sameer Dighe, Ajit Agarkar, Paras Mhambrey and Ramesh…

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Sabarimala case: Two women enters Ayyapa Temple

On Wednesday, Kerala Chief Minister confirmed two women in the age group of 10-50 years entered the Ayyapa temple in Sabarimala which is one of the holiest shrines in south India since supreme court banned entering of women of menstrual age in the temple. The temple shut down for ritual “purification” briefly before reopening to devotees. According to the video footage, two women named as Bindu and Kanaka Durga  who were from Kozhikode and Malappuram respectively are seen making the entry through the staff gate on the northern side at 3:48 a.m.…

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Government to introduced Aadhaar Amendment bill

The Union law Minister of India Mr. Ravi Shankar Prasad will introduce the Aadhaar amendment bill today in the Lok Sabha under the Aadhaar Act, The telegraph act and the prevention of money laundering Act (PMLA). The amendments which were approved by the cabinet in the mid of December would permit the voluntary use of Aadhaar for mobile SIM card and bank account authentications, as well as allow children who turn 18 to opt-out of the system. Another Supreme court’s   Aadhaar Amendment Bill continues the government’s push to establish a…

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Union Cabinet approves Rs 10,000 crore for human space mission, Gaganyaan

On Friday the Union Cabinet approved Rs 10,000 crore budget for the “Gaganyaan project” under which a three-member crew would be in space for at least seven days. The testing phase is expected to begin from December 2020 and the mission will be undertaken from 2022. The project Gaganyaan was first announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on the occasion of Independence Day. According to the report, The Gaganyaan programme will establish a broader framework for collaboration between ISRO, academia, industry, national agencies and other scientific organisations. It will also…

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Government sets New Rules for Food Delivery Platforms

On Friday, The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has implemented new guidelines for online food and grocery operators such as Grofers and Big Basket as well as food delivery platforms like Swiggy and Zomato. The national food inspector said food products which are offered for sale are liable to sampling at any point in the supply chain. Companies will also need to provide a sample of the food on their platforms so that consumers can recognise the product. All mandatory information mentioned in the Food Safety and Standards…

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CONGRESS IS CELEBRATING ITS 134th FOUNDATION DAY

The Indian National Congress is one of the major political party in India founded by Allan Octave Hume (a prominent member of the Theosophical Society), Dadabhai Naoroji and Dinshaw Wacha on 28th December 1885 during the British Raj and now the Congress is celebrating its 134th foundation day. The main ideology of Congress was to protect the rights of the people of the country, development of the country. As part of the celebrations, party President Rahul Gandhi cut a cake along with former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to commemorate the…

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Bank-led resolution of NPAs set to begin

Indian Banks’ Association (IBA) along with former deputy governor of Reserve Bank of India has set up an oversight committee with to kick start bank-led resolution of stressed assets under the inter-creditor agreement. The association has now asked the 34 lenders to initiate and send the resolution proposals under the scheme. According to the senior official of Indian Bank’s Association, banks have been told to provide forensic reports and credit rating of the borrower along with the resolution plan “Under Project Sashakt”, an overseeing committee (OC) is to be set…

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Google dedicates doodle to social worker Murlidhar Amte on his Birth Anniversary

Google, the search engine dedicated doodle to life and legacy of Indian Social worker and activist Murlidhar Devidas Amte on his 104th Birth Anniversary.  Shri Murlidhar Amte who was affectionately known as “Baba Amte” or “Father Amte” dedicated his life to serving the needs of leprosy people and working for their rehabilitation. According to the official, MurlidharAmte was born on December 26, 1914, to a wealthy family of landlords of Hinganghat in Wardha district of Maharashtra. As a child, he used to play with children of other castes and eat…

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KOLKATA HIGH COURT APPROVED BJP’S RATH YATRA IN WEST BENGAL

On Thursday the high court approved BJP’s Rath Yatra in West Bengal. The West Bengal unit of the BJP had scheduled three Rath Yatras which will begin on Friday, which was proposed to travel across all 42 Lok Sabha constituencies of the State ahead of Lok Sabha election in 2019. The court directed that the administration should ensure that there is no breach of law and order. According to the observance of Kolkata High Court “The administrative authorities denied permission without even making an endeavour that the rally can be…

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