Election Commission of India: New Rules Announced for Voting, Campaigning in Corona Era

The Election Commission has issued rules and regulations for all general elections and by-elections to be held in the Corona era. It has been clarified that all election related work will have to be adopted to prevent the corona. It will be mandatory for every person to wear a mask during every election related activity. […]

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PM Modi Crosses 60 Million Followers on Twitter; Most Followed Indian on the Site

Prime Minister Narendra Modi is known for his reach on social media. He is very active on Twitter. PM Modi is one of the most followed political personalities on the micro-blogging site. To add another feather in his cap, PM Modi has crossed 60 million Twitter followers, becoming the most followed Indian on Twitter PM Modi had […]

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PM Modi’s Letter to the Nation: Read Full Text Here

Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written an open letter to the people of India as his government completes one year of its second term. PM Modi in his letter listed out several initiatives, achievements and big decisions taken by his government, while expressing confidence of victory in the country’s battle against coronavirus. PM Modi was […]

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NPR Not to Mark Any Citizen ‘Doubtful’, No Documents need to be Furnished: Amit Shah

Allaying fears over the National Population Register (NPR), home minister Amit Shah on Thursday said no citizen will be marked ‘D’ or ‘doubtful’ during the updating exercise and no documents need to be furnished to prove citizenship. Also, it is not compulsory to provide any information not available with an individual, he said. Shah gave the […]

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National Parties Got Rs 11,234 Crore Donation from Unknown Sources

National parties collected Rs 11,234 crore donation from unknown sources from 2004-05 to 2018-19, according to the Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR), a think tank. For this analysis, the ADR said it considered the submission made before the Election Commission of India by seven national parties – BJP, Congress, Trinamool Congress, Communist Party of India (Marxist), Nationalist Congress Party, Bahujan […]

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Tripura Government to Give College Students Rs. 5000 for New Smartphone

The BJP-led Tripura government has decided to provide financial aid to purchase smartphone to the students pursuing graduate courses, Education and Law Minister Ratan Lal Nath said here on Wednesday. The minister said that to fulfil the pre-poll promise given by the Bharatiya Janata Party during the 2018 Assembly elections, the council of ministers in […]

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Defence Ministry Withdraws Order on Income Tax Deduction from Disability Pension

The Ministry of Defence has directed the defence accounts department to withdraw a circular directing banks to deduct income tax from those pensioners affected by disability. The matter had been a sore point with the retired pensioners as well as others in the armed forces and represents a roll back of a decision taken last […]

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