Tag: State Government

Tamil Nadu extends lockdown till June 28, offers more relaxations

The Tamil Nadu government on Sunday extended the lockdown in the state by one more week till Monday, June 28, while further easing more restrictions....

Committee on microfinance loans to suggest quantum of waiver: Himanta Biswa Sarma

Assam chief minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that the state government formed committee on micro finance loan waiver will suggest the quantum of waiver. Already...

FM Sitharaman says items already exempted from tax listed in Mamata Banerjee’s letter to PM Modi

Responding to West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee‘s letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking exemption from duties and taxes on some COVID-related items, Union...

Aadhaar card: Is Aadhaar mandatory for prisoners to get COVID-19 vaccine? HC

The Bombay High Court on Thursday asked the Centre and the Maharashtra government to clarify if an Aadhaar card was mandatory for prisoners to get...

Maharashtra government announces strict curbs

The Maharashtra government on Wednesday issued a notification late at night making more restrictions for the state. The new restrictions allow only 15% of total...

Delhi curbs: Restaurants and bars shut till April 30, cinemas to operate at 30% capacity

Confusion prevailed among restaurateurs over the new dine-in curbs imposed in Delhi and the announcement of a weekend curfew. Industry insiders said more clarity was...

More than 300 Air Guns were surrendered at Pasighat during the launch of ‘Air Gun Surrender Abhiyan’ in Arunachal Pradesh

More than 300 Air Guns were surrendered at Pasighat during the launch of ‘Air Gun Surrender Abhiyan’ . The department of Forest and Environment here...

Maharashtra may divert all oxygen supply for medical use: Uddhav Thackeray

With Maharashtra recording over half of the daily coronavirus cases in India, the state government is considering diverting all industrial use oxygen supply for medical...

Telangana GSDP likely to be Rs 9,78,373 crore by end of FY 2020-21

Kicking-off the budget session of the State Legislature, Governor Tamilisai Soundararajan said on Monday Telangana’s anticipated GSDP is likely to be Rs 9,78,373 crore by...

J&K ex-special secy arrested for manipulating date of birth | India News

Jammu: A daily wager’s rise from being a Class IV government employee to retiring as special secretary to a state government is undoubtedly inspirational, but...

Persons in illegal occupation of panchayat land cannot claim regularisation as matter of right: SC

Persons in illegal occupation of government or panchayat land cannot claim regularisation as a matter of right, the Supreme Court has said. A bench of...

Assam on the path to become corruption, terrorism and pollution free: Sonowal

GUWAHATI: Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that state government has been able to achieve its target of a corruption free, infiltrator free, terrorism free and...

Already given written submission in HC for reducing pending cases against surrendered militants: Assam CM

GUWAHATI: Assam chief minister Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal said that the State Government has already given written submission in the Gauhati High Court for reducing...

Tenders received for international flights from Guwahati, formalities to begin soon: Chandra Mohan Patowary

GUWAHATI: Assam industry minister Chandra Mohan Patowary said tender for connecting six international destinations from Guwahati has been received and very soon necessary formalities will...

NDA will get 2/3rd majority in Bihar under Nitish, says Amit Shah | India News

PATNA/NEW DELHI: In the first-ever virtual political rally of the country, home minister Amit Shah on Sunday made it clear that the saffron party and...

Why Millions of Americans Are Struggling to File for Unemployment Benefits, When They’ve Never Been More Generous

Budget cuts, poor staffing and old technology are key problems hobbling state safety nets nationwide. April 7, 2020 4 min read This story originally appeared...