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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WCD proposes amendments to widen the scope of (IRWA) (Prohibition) Act, 1986

05 June 2018 at 10:29

Reformulated bill proposes new Centralised Authority under the aegis of National Commission of Women (NCW)Based on the observations made by Parliamentary Standing Committee and recommendation made by the National Commission for Women on the basis of

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Foundation laid for India's First Advanced Forensic Lab in Chandigarh dedicated to women related cases

02 June 2018 at 10:44

5 more such labs in next 3 months to address the gap in forensic DNA analysis of pending sexual assault cases:Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi Hon-ble Minister for Women and Child Development, Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi laid foundation of Sakhi Suraksha

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University Grants Commission has approved UGC (Online Courses) Regulations, 2018 as landmark reform in the field of Higher Education

25 May 2018 at 11:26

University Grants Commission has approved UGC (Online Courses) Regulations, 2018 as landmark reform in the field of Higher Education.Higher Educational Institutions can now offer Certificate, Diploma and Degree Programmes in full-fledged online mode

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Stricter laws not enough, time-bound disposal of justice essential to prevent Crimes Against Women

22 May 2018 at 11:55

Stricter laws not enough, time-bound disposal of justice essential to prevent Crimes Against Women: MoS (Home) Shri Hansraj Gangaram AhirUnion Minister of State for Home Affairs, Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir has said the Government, responding to publi

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EPFO Introduces 'View Pension Passbook' Service for the pensioners through Umang App

04 May 2018 at 10:34

Employees’ Provident Fund Organisation (EPFO), which is providing a host of e-services for its stakeholders, has now introduced a new service through ‘UMANG app’. On clicking ‘View Passbook’ option, it requires PPO Numbe

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ECR Validation tool for Employers

28 April 2018 at 10:17

Electronic-Challan-cum-Return (ECR) is a monthly return filed by the employer every month through employer e-sewa portal. The return has member wise details of the wages and contributions including basic details for the new and existing members (memb

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NCPCR holds consultation on Preventive Strategy on Child Sexual Abuse

27 April 2018 at 10:53

The National Commission for Protection of Child Rights (NCPCR) held a Consultation on development of Preventive Strategy on Child Sexual Abuse today. It was chaired by Smt. Stuti Kacker, Chairperson, NCPCR. She expressed her concern about growing inc

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Online Dispute Resolution Mechanism will save time and cost

23 April 2018 at 10:53

Online Dispute Resolution Mechanism is a laudable initiative and saves time and cost: Vice President Shall go a long way attracting more FDI and strengthen economy; Addresses the National Conference on ‘Online Dispute Resolution Mechanism&rsquo

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New Law lays down the measures to empower Indian authorities

23 April 2018 at 10:09

With the assent of the President of India, the Fugitive Economic Offenders Ordinance, 2018 gets promulgated; New Law lays down the measures to empower Indian authorities to attach and confiscate the proceeds of crime associated with economic offender

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Law Commission gives 30 more days for response on Uniform Civil Code

13 April 2018 at 10:36

The Law Commission of India is examining the subject matter of Uniform Civil Code. The Commission requested the individuals / organisations (governmental and non-governmental) to send their submissions in the form of consultation / discussion / worki

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Current Pension rate of Contributory Provident Fund (CPF) pensioners

07 April 2018 at 11:27

The Central Government employees who are covered by CPF Rules (India) 1962 and who retired on or after 01.01.1986 are not entitled to any monthly pension/ex-gratia amount. However, the Government employees under CPF who retired between 18.11.1960

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Cabinet approves rightsizing the Competition Commission of India

05 April 2018 at 10:59

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval for rightsizing the Competition Commission of India (CCI) from One Chairperson and Six Members (totalling seven) to One Chairperson and Three Members (totalling fo

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Cabinet approves the Protection of Human Rights (Amendments) Bill, 2018

05 April 2018 at 10:59

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has given its approval to the Protection of Human Rights (Amendments) Bill, 2018 for better protection and promotion of human rights in the country.Salient Features: It proposes to inclu

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