Union Home Minister introduces the Citizenship Amendment Bill, 2019 in Lok Sabha

09 January 2019 at 11:53

“The Act will not be confined to Assam, migrants can reside in any State; burden of these persecuted migrants will be shared by the whole country”: Shri Rajnath SinghBill to grant ST status to six communities of Assam will be tabled in Pa

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Model Police Bill

09 January 2019 at 11:53

The Government has reviewed the Model Police Act, 2006 and accordingly, a draft Model Police Bill, 2015 has been prepared and placed on the website of BPR&D. Further, as “Police” is a State subject, falling in List II of the Seventh S

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Suicide and Fratricide Cases in the Armed Cases

08 January 2019 at 11:11

The details of number of incidents of suicide and fratricide cases in the armed forces during the last three years are as under: Year Army Navy Air Force No. of Suspected Suicide Cases No.

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Debates on Judgements of Supreme Court in Parliament

08 January 2019 at 11:03

Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs and Statistics &Programme Implementation, Shri Vijay Goel, while giving a written reply to a question on debates in Parliament on judgements of Supreme Court,stated in Rajya Sabha today that as per Arti

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National Policy on Domestic Workers

08 January 2019 at 11:03

No such data is maintained at the Central level. However as per the National Sample Survey(NSSO Statsitics-2011-2012,68th round) according to which estimated 39 lakhs people are employed as domestic workers by private households, of which 26 lakhs

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Formulation of a new Labour Code

08 January 2019 at 11:03

The Ministry has prepared a Labour Code on Industrial Relations, by simplifying, amalgamating and rationalizing the relevant provisions of the following three Labour Laws:- The Industrial Disputes Act, 1947, The Trade Unions Act, 1926, The Industrial

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Violation of Labour Laws in Arunachal Pradesh

08 January 2019 at 11:03

Border Road Organisation (BRO) abides by all Labour Welfare Laws. However, recently a joint team of officers of Chief Labour Commissioner (Guwahati Region), EPFO & ESI inspected the establishment of 42, Border Roads Task Force, Sapper and 763 Bo

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SC seeks response from the Government as arrests continue under scrapped draconian Law

07 January 2019 at 17:17

The Supreme Court today expressed shock on the continued use of the scra Section 66A of the IT Act and sought the response of the Central government The petitioner, People’s Union for Civil Liberties(PUCL) was heard by a bench of Justices Rohin

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Steps to Strengthen CIC and RTI Act

04 January 2019 at 11:24

The details of vacancies in various posts as furnished by Central Information Commission are as follows:- Year No. of vacancies 2014 16 2015 14 2016 09 2017

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Withdrawal of Pension Facility

04 January 2019 at 11:23

Information regarding the number of Central Government employees in the country is not maintained centrally in this Ministry. As per information provided by Department of Expenditure, the total number of Central Government civilian employees, as on

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Cabinet approves Amendment to the Trade Unions Act, 1926 to make provisions regarding Recognition of Trade Unions

03 January 2019 at 11:00

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved Amendment to the Trade Unions Act, 1926 to make provisions regarding Recognition of Trade Unions.Benefits:The approval will facilitate: Recognition of Trade Unions at Central

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Scheme to partially reimburse employers for Maternity Benefits

03 January 2019 at 11:00

Government is working on an Incentive Scheme wherein seven weeks wages shall be reimbursed to employers who employ women workers and provide the maternity benefit of 26 weeks paid leave, as provided for in the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2017.

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Corruption Cases

03 January 2019 at 11:00

Disciplinary proceedings can be initiated against the All India Services Officers (i.e. Indian Administrative Service (IAS), Indian Police Service (IPS) and Indian Forest Service (IFoS) for misconduct including corruption charges, under the All India

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Corruption Charges

03 January 2019 at 11:00

Central Vigilance Commission (CVC) has informed that the details of complaints received in CVC, under PIDPI or otherwise, having specific and verifiable allegations of vigilance nature/offences of corruption against various Central Government offici

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Government is taking several measures to deal with cyber crimes against women

29 December 2018 at 10:48

The details of complaints received in National Commission for Women and closed under category of Cybercrime against women during last four years are as under: Year Received Closed 2014 209 53

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539 Child Care Institutions have been closed on account of non-compliance of provisions of Juvenile Justice Act, 2015

29 December 2018 at 10:48

As per the report submitted by the States / UTs (as on 18.09.2018), 539 institutions were closed on account of non-compliance of provisions of Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act, 2015 as found by inspection committee during inspec

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Cabinet approves setting up of the National Commission for Homoeopathy (NCH) Bill, 2018

29 December 2018 at 10:48

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the draft National Commission for Homoeopathy, Bill, 2018, which seeks to replace the existing regulator Central Council for Homoeopathy (CCH) with a new body to ensure trans

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Cabinet approves setting up of the National Commission for Indian System of Medicine Bill, 2018

29 December 2018 at 10:48

The Cabinet today approved the draft National Commission for Indian Systems of Medicine (NCIM) Bill, 2018, which seeks to replace the existing regulator Central Council for Indian Medicine (CCIM) with a new body to ensure transparency.Salient feature

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Cabinet approves Amendment in the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012

29 December 2018 at 10:48

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved the proposal for Amendment in the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act, 2012 to make punishment more stringent for committing sexual crimes against childre

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Section 354A applicable to Transgenders too

26 December 2018 at 16:13

The Delhi Police has confirmed before the Delhi High Court that sexual harassment complaints made by Transgenders under Section 354-A of the Indian Penal Code will be registered and proceeded with in accordance in law.The Division Bench of Justices S

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