Lok Sabha Passes Bill To Bring Cooperative Banks Under RBI to control interests

Thursday, September 17th, 2020

New Delhi: The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed an amendment to the Banking Regulation Act to bring cooperative banks under the supervision of the RBI. The decision made to control huge interest on loans and to protect the interest of depositors, The Banking Regulation (Amendment) Bill, 2020 replaces an ordinance that was issued on June […]

Congress, Left inciting people at protest sites : PM Modi in Lok Sabha

Thursday, February 6th, 2020

New Delhi : Amid anti-CAA protests in the country, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday accused the Congress and the Left of inciting people at protest sites. Replying to a debate on Motion of Thanks to the President’s Address in Lok Sabha, Modi also attacked the Congress for its politics in the last seven decades, […]

BJP working president J P Nadda likely to take over as BJP chief next week

Tuesday, January 14th, 2020

New Delhi : BJP working president J P Nadda is set to take over as the party president, succeeding Union Home Minister Amit Shah, next week, sources said on Monday. The schedule for the election of the new president will be released soon, they said and expressed confidence that Nadda will be elected unopposed. They […]

‘Dynamics in lok sabha, rajya sabha different’ : Sena keeps govt guessing on citizenship bill

Wednesday, December 11th, 2019

New Delhi : Shiv Sena MP Sanjay Raut on Wednesday said the dynamics in the Rajya Sabha were different from that of the Lok Sabha and asserted that the government will have to answer their queries on the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, before they can expect support from the Maharashtra-based party. The bill is scheduled to […]

No plans to issue single card for all utilities : Govt tells Lok Sabha

Tuesday, December 3rd, 2019

New Dehli : The government has no plans to issue a single card to all citizens of the country for all utilities, it informed Lok Sabha on Tuesday. Union Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai, however, said the government has proposed to prepare and update the National Population Register from April 1, 2020, to […]

339 applications received at trade licence adalat in Mangaluru

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2019

Mangaluru: Mangaluru City Corporation (MCC) received 339 applications at the trade licence adalat organised with the objective of renewing the trade licence of commercial establishments at the MCC building on Tuesday. Owing to Lok Sabha elections, there was delay in renewing trade licences and issuing new licences. Many traders had not shown any interest in […]

Bengaluru : ED serves notice on D.K Shivakumar’s brother

Tuesday, October 1st, 2019

Bengaluru : The New Delhi office of the Enforcement Directorate (ED), which has been probing the case of alleged money laundering against former Karnataka minister, D K Shivakumar, has served notice on Bengaluru (rural) MP, D K Suresh, asking him to appear at the ED office at New Delhi on October 7. It may be […]

TDP MP K Srinivas rejects party whip position in LS

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

Vijayawada: MP Kesineni Srinivas on Wednesday requested his party chief N Chandrababu Naidu to appoint another person as TDP’s whip in the Lok Sabha. “I thank Chandrababu Naidu for appointing me as party whip in Lok Sabha. But I humbly request him to appoint someone else who is more capable and efficient than me to […]

BJP Spent Rs 27,000 Cr. this 2019 Lok Sabha Polls

Wednesday, June 5th, 2019

New Delhi: Rs 27,000 crore is how much the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party spent in the recent Lok Sabha elections, according to a report by the centre of media studies released on Monday. The statistics was evaluated based on field studies, analysis and estimation. The report revealed that they spent Rs 700 per voter or nearly […]

KPCC seeks PM’s intervention on ban on Karnataka fish in Goa

Monday, December 17th, 2018

Bengaluru: Noting that Goa has been imposing restrictions on entry of fish from Karnataka into that state, the Karnataka Pradesh Congress Committee (KPCC) president, Dinesh Gundu Rao has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to intervene in the issue and resolve it. He was speaking at a function organized at the KPCC office in the city […]