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Supreme Court observes Right to Privacy may affect beef ban in Maharashtra

A day after the Right to Privacy was upheld as “a fundamental right”, the Supreme Court on Friday observed that the landmark decision may affect the beef ban in the state of Maharashtra. This statement was made in the top court while hearing the appeal filed by the Maharashtra Government against the Bombay High Court’s

Delhi govt forms body to name roads, institutions

For all the Latest news download Daily Post news app:- Click For Android Click For IOS The Delhi government has constituted a separate body which will have the mandate to name government roads and institutions, Urban Development Minister Satyendar Jain said today.Lt. Governor Anil Baijal has given his approval for the formation of the ‘State

Will you implementing water harvesting plan, SC asks states

Will you implementing water harvesting plan, SC asks states

The Supreme Court today asked all states to clarify whether they would implement the Centre’s master plan for artificial recharge of ground water in India. A bench comprising Chief Justice J S Khehar and Justice D Y Chandrachud asked the state governments to apprise it by tomorrow after noting that several states like Assam, Goa,

Punjab Budget 2017-18: A house to the houseless in the state

Punjab Budget 2017-18: A house to the houseless in the state. To revive and boost the real estate sector and provide a house to the houseless in the state, has already taken a number of initiatives. The fees charged for transfer of ownership of plots/houses has been reduced from 2.5% to 2%.  Over a year’s


Mother lodged at jail,children left in a state of helplessness

8-year-old Sarnu and 6-year-old Manisha, have been separated from their remaining four siblings and mother. While their mother is in women’s jail for murder case. Strange thing is that their mother had murdered their father. Now their  six children are left in a state of helplessness. Authorities decided that Sarnu has been sent to juvenile


Amit Shah: Manohar Lal Khattar will continue to head the state.

On Saturday,during the visit of BJP leader, dubbing all questions on ongoing power tussle among Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) leaders in Haryana, party’s national chief Amit Shah , said that chief minister Manohar Lal Khattar will continue to head the state.Addressing a press conference in Chandigarh press club here, the BJP national chief said that


Captain is running away from accountability :BJP Leader

 BJP and the Shiad  raised questioned on the performance of the state government, the party again targeted Captain . Punjab BJP Vice President Harjeet Singh Grewal and Secretary Vineet Joshi, reversing the statement of the Captain, said that the figures related to public problems are not false, the Chief Minister should gave them a straightforward

Bhattal vows to eradicate unemployment from state

Moonak:With assembly elections in Punjab around the corner, former Chief Minster and senior Congress leader Rajinder Kaur Bhattal has vowed to focus on five major points. She will lay stress on eradicating unemployment , work for combating drug menace, ensure bringing a high school and a dispensary for every village, ensure every poor has a

Jaya’s body kept in state for public homage

Chennai: The mortal remains of AIADMK supremo and Tamil Nadu Chief Minister late J Jayalalithaa were today kept in state at Rajaji Hall here for the public to pay their last respects. Draped in her favourite green colour saree, Jayalalithaa’s body was taken from her Poes Garden residence early this morning to Rajaji Hall where


State political parties claim demonetisation will benefit them

Chandigarh: All major Punjab political parties claim that National Democratic Alliance (NDA) government’s decision on demonetization is going to benefit them in the ensuing Punjab Assembly Elections. Going by Bharitya Janta Party’s (BJP’s) win with huge margin in municipal election in Gujarat and Maharashtra, the ruling Shiromain Akali Dal (SAD)-Bharitya Janta Party (BJP) alliance presumes

State gets its first CNG gas station

Mohali: Mohali has become the first city in Punjab’s to have CNG gas station. Dharmendra Pradhan, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Petroleum and Natural Gas, inaugurated the first CNG (Compressed Natural Gas) station at an Indian Oil petrol pump in phase -VI Mohali, in presence of Vijay Sampla, Minister of State, Social Justice

Congress undecidedcity assembly segments, manipulations Delhi

‘Set up new tribunal to access state water’

Chandigarh: Punjab Congress on Friday demanded setting up of another tribunal to assess the amount of water the state presently has access to and announced that it will hold a rally on Sunday to protest the government’s “failure in protecting people’s interest” on SYL issue. At the Congress Legislative Party meeting, called to discuss the

Spectre of no drinking water haunts state: CM

Fatehgarh Sahib: Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal on Monday said the state wanted “justice” according to the Riparian Principle on the issue of sharing of river waters with Haryana and stressed that the spectre of Punjab turning into a desert loomed large due to falling water levels. “The entire populace of the state, not just

Kerala declares itself as drought-hit state

Thiruvananthapuram: State Revenue Minister E. Chandrasekheran on Monday announced in the state assembly that Kerala has been declared a drought-hit state as all the 14 districts are facing extreme drought-like situations. The minister made this announcement after leave of the house for an adjournment motion was sought by senior Congress legislator V.S. Sivakumar. “The south-west

MCL receives three fire tenders from state govt

Ludhiana: The Municipal Corporation Ludhiana has received three new fire tenders on Thursday by the state government. It would be a relief for the fire brigade department as due to Diwali number of fire incidents increase and there is shortage of fire tenders with fire brigade department. More fire tenders will be added to the

AAP, Cong meet EC fearing ‘misuse’ of state machinery

Chandigarh: AAP and Congress leaders on Sunday separately met the visiting team of Election Commission here and expressed apprehension about misuse of state machinery in Punjab Assembly polls, with Congress seeking immediate imposition of model code to ensure a free and fair election. A delegation of the state unit of Congress, led by vice president

Agitations of contractual employees paralyse state

Bathinda: Thousands of agitating contractual employees assembled under the banner of Theka Mulazam Sangharsh Morcha paralysed the state on Sunday by staging dharna on different roads across the state. They were all scheduled to reach Lambi, Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal’s home constituency, to demonstrate at huge level. Already aware state police, however, foiled their

Ethiopia government unveils rules for state of emergency

Addis Ababa: The Ethiopian government has unveiled stringent rules for its state of emergency which the opposition says is meant to curb a wave of protests, sometimes deadly, in the Oromia region and other areas. Hundreds have been killed in anti-government protests in the past year, according to human rights groups and opposition activists. The

Paddler Sathiyan lashes out at state of sport in the country

Kolkata: There is a “complete lack of system” in Indian sports, says Sathiyan Gnanasekaran, the wiry table tennis player from Chennai who beat higher ranked opponents not once, not twice but thrice to become the first Indian to win the Belgium Open last month. “There is a complete lack of system in India. In Chennai,

MCL inaugurates first static compactor of state

Ludhiana: The first static compactor of state was inaugurated by the Mayor Harcharan Singh Gohalwaria and Municipal Commissioner, Ghanshyam Thori on Sunday. This is the pilot project which has been launched in Ludhiana. The Municipal Corporation has plans to install more static compactors at 10 locations in the city. The three static compactors have been installed