Limited registration of BS-IV vehicles to be allowed as per Apex Court order dated 27th Mar'20

01 April 2020 at 16:46

Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has advised NIC to faciltate the States /UTs in limited registration of BS-IV vehicles all over India except Delhi/NCR in compliance with Supreme Court directions contained in its order dated 27.3.2020. T

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Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Adaptation of State Laws) Order, 2020

01 April 2020 at 16:46

The Ministry of Home Affairs on Wednesday ordered adaptation of Jammu and Kashmir state laws to be called as Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation (Adaptation of State Laws) Order, 2020. It shall come into force with immediate effect.Out of 138 state laws

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Vivad Se Vishwas Scheme - Implication on 110% Tax Rule

01 April 2020 at 10:56

Hon’ble Finance Minister Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman in her budget speech on 01.02.2020, announced Direct Tax Amnesty Scheme “Vivad se Vishwas” for tax payers to settle their tax disputes. The Vivad se Vishwas bill got the assent from

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COVID-19 : Contribution from all officers and staff of Income Tax Appellate Tribunal

31 March 2020 at 10:19

In the wake of COVID-19 pandemic, all officers and staff of Income Tax Appellate Tribunal decide to contribute one day's salary to the PM CARES FundIn view of the ongoing pandemic of COVID-19 which has engulfed the entire world and has posed seve

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Union Labour Ministry notifies amendment in EPF Scheme in the event of outbreak of pandemic

30 March 2020 at 19:15

EPFO directs its field offices to process claims promptlyUnion Ministry of Labour and Employment has issued notification GSR 225(E) amending EPF Scheme 1952 to allow withdrawal of non-refundable advance by EPF members/subscribers in the wake of COVID

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Prisoners Set Free, Civilians Locked Up!

30 March 2020 at 17:02

In the wake of the rampant spread of the COVID-19, a three-judge bench of the Supreme Court, headed by Chief Justice SA Bobde, has asked all State and UT Governments to set up high-level committees to consider the release of all prisoners for four

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No rent to be charged, no salary deduction: Home Affairs!

30 March 2020 at 17:02

Orders by Ministry of Home Affairs No rent to be charged from poor workers No salaries to be deducted for one month No rent to be charged from poor workers Amid the emerging concern over COVID-19

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RBI Statement on Developmental and Regulatory Policies

30 March 2020 at 10:23

RBI Statement on Developmental and Regulatory Policies

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DEPwD issues comprehensive disability inclusive guidelines to States/UTs for protection and safety of persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) in light of COVID-19

30 March 2020 at 10:23

DEPwD issues comprehensive disability inclusive guidelines to States/UTs for protection and safety of persons with Disabilities (Divyangjan) in light of COVID-19

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'Whether or not' - During Lockdown!

28 March 2020 at 12:35

Whether,i. To quarantine yourself, if arrived India a week ago?Yes. People arriving India after 15/03/20, should mandatorily remain under strict home quarantine for at least a period of 14 daysii. You can travel?No, all the air, rail and roadways wil

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Telangana CM warns of shoot-at-sight orders: Shoot-at-sight explained!

27 March 2020 at 15:16

Telangana chief minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has issued a warning stating that “shoot-at-sight” orders will be issued if people continue to be on streets. This comes after the Union government, on March 24th, announced a nationwide lockd

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CPFC Directs to Ensure Credit of Pension to EPS Pensioners by 30th March

27 March 2020 at 11:37

EPFO makes payment of pension to 65 lakh pensioners every month under the Employees pension Scheme, 1995.Central Provident Fund Commissioner (CPFC) had directed to process pension payments in all 135 offices of EPFO in advance so that no inconvenienc

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COVID19: Updating NPR and Phase I of Census suspended indefinitely!

27 March 2020 at 10:26

The updating of the National Population Register (NPR) and the first phase of Census 2021 have been postponed indefinitely due to the 21-day lockdown announced by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, because of the coronavirus outbreak.The Home Ministry had

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What law has to say when you cross the Lakshman Rekha?

26 March 2020 at 15:33

Following are the laws which create a liability, if regulations of lockdown are not followed:Under IPC1. Section 188- Refusal to obey regulations made by a public servant, resulting in obstruction or injury or annoyance, punishable with imprisonment

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COVID-19 helping us help environment!

20 March 2020 at 11:25

In order to combat the spread of COVID-19, the Supreme Court will introduce court proceedings vide video conferencing to avoid the 'people to people' contact. The CJI, Justice SA Bobde called an urgent meeting on Sunday evening to discuss th

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The Salient Features of the New MTP Bill! What are your views?

19 March 2020 at 17:29

MEDICAL TERMINATION OF PREGNANCY BILL: RELIEF FOR WOMEN OR PROBABLE MISUSE FOR FEMALE FOETICIDE?The Medical Termination of Pregnancy (Amendment) Bill, 2020, was passed by the Lok Sabha on Tuesday. It seeks to amend the section 3 of the Medical Termi

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Nirbhaya convicts to be finally hanged tomorrow!

19 March 2020 at 17:28

A 6-judge bench comprising Justices N V Ramana, Arun Mishra, R F Nariman, R Banumathi, Ashok Bhushan and A S Bopanna, on Thursday, dismissed the curative petition filed by death row convict Pawan Kumar Gupta challenging the dismissal of his claim of

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Corruption Complaints Received by PMO

19 March 2020 at 11:27

The number of corruption related complaints received in the Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) during the last one year for the period 01.03.2019 to 29.02.2020 is 12,458. Total disposal of Corruption related complaints during the said period is 12,

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Bombay high court gets a new CJI!

18 March 2020 at 17:49

Justice Bhushan Pradyumna Dharmadhikari, who is presently serving as Acting Chief Justice of Bombay HC, and was previously a Judge of the Bombay High Court, has been appointed as the Chief Justice of that High Court and is due to retire on April 27.

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Involvement of Youngsters in various abuse

18 March 2020 at 10:47

The Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment has formulated a National Action Plan for Drug Demand Reduction (NAPDDR) for 2018-2025. The Plan aims at reduction of adverse consequences of substance (drug) abuse through a multi-pronged strategy. The

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