Illegal Occupation of Waqf Land

19 July 2018 at 10:43

As per provisions of section 32 of the Waqf Act 1995 as amended, general superintendence of all auqaf in a State is vested with the State Waqf Board (SWB) and the Waqf Board is empowered to manage the waqf property and take legal action against unau

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Promotion Policy for Bureaucrats

19 July 2018 at 10:43

The promotions are given in accordance with the provisions in the Recruitment Rules/ Services Rule for the respective posts. The consolidated guidelines on Departmental Promotion Committee (DPC) for making recommendations in regard to fitness of offi

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Furnishing of Property Details

19 July 2018 at 10:43

In terms of Rule 16(2) of the All India Services (Conduct) Rules, 1968, every member of the Service shall submit an annual return to the Cadre Controlling Authority by 31st January of the year following the calendar year for which the return is being

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Amendment in RTI Act

19 July 2018 at 10:43

The Government is considering a proposal to amend the Right to Information Act, 2005.A notice of intention has been given to introduce “The Right to Information (Amendment) Bill, 2018” in the Rajya Sabha for consideration and its passage

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Shram Suvidha Portal

19 July 2018 at 10:43

Shram Suvidha Portal, launched by the Government on 16.10.2014, caters to four major Organisations under the Ministry of Labour & Employment, namely Office of Chief Labour Commissioner (Central), Directorate General of Mines Safety, Employees&rsq

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Creating credible data on Inter-State Migrants

19 July 2018 at 10:43

In Order to safeguard the interest of the Migrant workers, the Central Government has enacted the Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Services) Act, 1979 which, inter alia, provides for registration of certain esta

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Eradication of Child Labour

19 July 2018 at 10:42

Under Legislative action plan Government has enacted the Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Amendment Act, 2016 which came into force w.e.f 01.09.2016. The Amendment Act, inter alia, provides for complete prohibition on employment or work o

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Crime and Rape Incidents against Women

19 July 2018 at 10:42

The details of cases registered for crimes against women, including rape, from 2014 to 2016 is as below: Year No. of cases registered 2014 3,39,457 2015 3,29,243 2016 3,38,95

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Proposal to Change Sedition Law

19 July 2018 at 10:42

The Ministry of Home Affairs has written to the Ministry of Law and Justice to request the Law Commission of India to study the usage of the provisions of Section 124 A (Sedition) of IPC and suggest amendments, if any. The Law Commission has undertak

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Cabinet approves DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill, 2018

05 July 2018 at 10:53

Mandatory Accreditation and Regulation of DNA LaboratoriesThe Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved The DNA Technology (Use and Application) Regulation Bill 2018.Details:The primary intended purpose for enactment of

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Cabinet approves accession to WIPO Copyright Treaty, 1996 and WIPO Performance and Phonograms Treaty, 1996

05 July 2018 at 10:53

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approvedthe proposal submitted by Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion, Ministry of Commerce and Industry regarding accession to the WIPO Copyright Treaty and WIPO Performers

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Cabinet approves MoU between India and United Kingdom on cooperation in the sphere of Law & Justice and establishing a Joint Consultative Committee

05 July 2018 at 10:53

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between India and United Kingdom regarding cooperation between both countries in the sphere of Law & Justice and to set

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Many Key Decision taken in 222nd Meeting of the Central Board of Trustees, EPF

30 June 2018 at 11:00

The 222nd meeting of the Central Board of Trustees, EPF was held yesterday under the chairmanship of Union Minister of State for Labour & Employment (Independent Charge) Shri Santosh Kumar Gangwar at New Delhi.The Central Board approved the propo

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Dam Safety Bill, 2018

21 June 2018 at 10:27

The Union Cabinet, in its meeting chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi on 13.6.18, approved the proposal for introduction of Dam Safety Bill, 2018 in the Parliament. The objective of this Bill is to help develop uniform, countrywide proc

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Bombay High Court validates Notice sent through WhatsApp

19 June 2018 at 13:43

The Bombay High Court, while hearing an application filed by SBI Cards and Payment Services, held that serving of a legal notice through WhatsApp is valid.Rohidas Jadhav, a Nalasopara resident, has been a credit card defaulter who was evading the ban

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Cabinet approves proposal for withdrawal of Nalanda University (Amendment) Bill, 2013 pending in Rajya Sabha

14 June 2018 at 10:44

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for withdrawal of Nalanda University (Amendment) Bill, 2013 pending in the Rajya Sabha.The Nalanda University was established on the basis of a Joint Press S

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Cabinet approves proposal for enactment of Dam Safety Bill, 2018

14 June 2018 at 10:44

The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for introduction of Dam Safety Bill, 2018 in the Parliament.Benefits:It will help all the States and Union Territories of India to adopt uniform dam safety p

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Declaration by the Govt. of Republic of India relating to Article II and III of the Appendix to the Paris Act (1971)

11 June 2018 at 10:42

On March 28, 2018, the World Intellectual Property Organization has notified a declaration referring to the deposit by the Government of the Republic of India, on October 7, 1974, of its instrument of ratification on the Berne Convention for the Prot

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Govt. seeks explanation from Facebook over reports of data sharing without explicit consent

09 June 2018 at 18:38

Recently there are media reports claiming that Facebook has agreements which are allowing phone and other device manufacturers’ access to its users’ personal information, including that of their friends without taking their explicit conse

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The IBC (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 and the Homebuyer

09 June 2018 at 18:37

Please find below the Text of the Article written by the Union Minister, Shri Arun Jaitley on “The IBC (Amendment) Ordinance, 2018 and the Homebuyer” :“Post 1991 economic liberalisation, there has been a phenomenal growth in the cre

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