Stage set for bypolls to one LS seat, 2 assembly segments in Karnataka on Saturday | Bengaluru News - Times of India

Stage set for bypolls to one LS seat, 2 assembly segments in Karnataka on Saturday | Bengaluru News – Times of India

BENGALURU: The stage is set for bypolls to one Lok Sabha and two Assembly constituencies in Karnataka on Saturday, where over 22.68 lakh voters are eligible to cast their votes. By-elections to Belgaum Lok Sabha and Maski and Basavakalyan Assembly segments will begin at 7 AM on Saturday and will go on till 7 PM, […]

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Central force personnel should go with officers to get votes of infirm people: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury | India News – Times of India

KOLKATA: West Bengal Congress president adhir ranjan Chowdhury on Thursday urged the Election commission to depute central force personnel for accompanying polling officers to the house of elderly or differently-abled people to get their votes, to prevent possible attempts by the “ruling party” to manipulate voting. The Election Commission has made provisions for voting through […]

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Tamil Nadu: Overseas educational sector sprouts green shoots of revival | Chennai News - Times of India

Tamil Nadu: Overseas educational sector sprouts green shoots of revival | Chennai News – Times of India

A year into the global pandemic, there has been a revival in the number of students flying abroad for higher education from Tamil Nadu. Students are largely moving to the UK, Canada and the US to pursue higher education. The demand for medical education in Russia has shot up even as admissions across colleges in […]

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West Bengal elections: PM violated model code, alleges Didi | India News – Times of India

KHANAKUL / SONARPUR: West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee on Sunday accused PM Narendra Modi of violating the model code of conduct by asking “state government officers to be ready when you come for the swearing-in ceremony (of the new Bengal government)”. “You can make your political speeches in a democracy, but … this is illegal […]

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One in every 10 job seekers flying abroad is from Tamil Nadu | Chennai News - Times of India

One in every 10 job seekers flying abroad is from Tamil Nadu | Chennai News – Times of India

CHENNAI: One in every 10 individuals who went to work overseas from India in the past five years was from Tamil Nadu. The state sent the second highest number of workers abroad during this period. Kerala had the highest number of workers going abroad. Data provided by Union minister of state for external affairs V […]

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Delhi LG to get more power as President Kovind clears NCT bill | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: President Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday gave his assent to the National capital territory of Delhi (Amendment) Act 2021, granting more powers to the lieutenant governor in Delhi. The central government announced the primary assent to the bill through a gazette notification. The law seeks to specify that any decision of the state […]

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AAP in talks with opposition parties to counter bill on Delhi L-G powers in Rajya Sabha | Delhi News - Times of India

AAP in talks with opposition parties to counter bill on Delhi L-G powers in Rajya Sabha | Delhi News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: A day after the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021 was passed in the Lok Sabha, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) is trying all to forestall it. The AAP on Tuesday approached all opposition parties requesting them to oppose in Rajya Sabha a bill that seeks to make it […]

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Lok Sabha nod to bill identifying Delhi ‘govt’ with LG | India News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Amid strong opposition from AAP and Congress, Lok Sabha On Monday passed the bill that makes it clear that the “government” in Delhi means the “lieutenant governor”. The Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021 also makes it mandatory for Delhi government to take the opinion of the LG before […]

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Amid stir, Lok Sabha passes bill identifying ‘govt’ in Delhi with LG | Delhi News - Times of India

Amid stir, Lok Sabha passes bill identifying ‘govt’ in Delhi with LG | Delhi News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Amid strong opposition from Aam Aadmi Party and Congress, Lok Sabha on Monday passed the Bill that makes it clear that the “government” in Delhi means the “Lieutenant Governor”. The opposition called it “unconstitutional”, while Union MoS Home G Kishan Reddy said the Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill, 2021, […]

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Centre has stopped doorstep delivery of ration scheme: Delhi government sources | Delhi News - Times of India

Centre has stopped doorstep delivery of ration scheme: Delhi government sources | Delhi News – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Delhi government sources on Friday claimed that the Centre has stopped its doorstep delivery of ration scheme which was scheduled to roll out later this month, PTI reported. This comes days after Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (Amendment) Bill was introduced in the Lok Sabha. Chief minister Arvind Kejriwal was supposed […]

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