Tag: central

Road accidents on national highways account for 48% in Assam

In Assam, road accidents on national highways account for 48%, whereas state highways and other roads account for 25% and 27% respectively. Assam Transport Minister...

Protest amid pandemic: Steadfast farmers work on immunity, seek Covid vaccination

Desi ‘kaadha’ and lemonade have become the most consumed beverages among farmers protesting against the new Central agricultural laws at three Delhi borders for nearly...

Government proposes a new series of vehicle registration for easy transfer & re-registration in other states | India News

NEW DELHI: The road transport ministry has proposed a new regime of “IN” series for registration of personal vehicles owned by defence personnel, employees of...

Will strictly enforce night curfew in Delhi: Police

Police said on Tuesday that it would strictly enforce the night curfew order issued by the Delhi government due to the spiralling coronavirus cases and...

Unfortunate that some people are calling protesting farmers ‘terrorists’: Samyukta Kisan Morcha | India News

NEW DELHI: Taking a veiled dig at actor Kangana Ranaut, Samyukta Kisan Morcha (SKM) on Wednesday said it is unfortunate that some people are calling...

Consumers pay Rs 25,000 crore price for high coal tax, keeping power out of GST

(This story originally appeared in on Jan 29, 2021) NEW DELHI: Petrol and diesel are not the only sources of energy for which consumers are...

We will not quarrel, but celebrate R-Day: Farmer leader Rakesh Tikait | India News

GHAZIPUR: The farmers protesting against the new Central farm laws have announced a ‘Tractor March’ on Republic Day. On Monday, the Supreme Court heard the...

Farmers decline Amit Shah’s offer, want panel named

An immediate resolution to the farmers’ crisis is not likely in sight as farmers, who have been protesting over the new agriculture laws, have declined...

State borrowings unlikely to cover revenue losses

KOLKATA: State governments can now borrow more but that won’t be enough to cover their revenue losses because most of the additional limit are contingent...