The Supreme Court of India directed the Central Government ensuring protection for good Samaritans helping accident victims. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways in consultation with Law Ministry will issue necessary directions with regard to the protection of good Samaritans until appropriate legislation is made by the legislature, says Apex Court.
The Bihar Government has shot off a strongly-worded letter to the NDRF seeking to know why Patna Medical College Hospital did not turn up on time to help the victims of the stampede on Dussehra. The National Disaster Response Force is caught in a political crossfire between the BJP-led Central Government and the Janata Dal (United) which rules Bihar. Thirty-three people died on Friday evening in a stampede at Patna’s Gandhi Maidan.
Results so far are positive, if not dramatic. The GDP is inching up, other economic parameters are improving, the Railways have been rescued from the brink, the functioning of the PSU banks is being overhauled even as the UPA scam liabilities and NPAs are threatening to overwhelm their net worth, the SAARC region regional diplomacy is stirring afresh, foreign investment limits are being raised in multiple sectors, labour laws are being modernised.
The centre is being cornered on all fronts over the UPSC row as Opposition demands an all-party meeting The Government has asked for more time saying the issue requires “application of mind and in-depth study” of the matter. Aspirants on the other hand are demanding quick action as their futurehangs […]
The rise of digital technology has proved beneficial for one and all. India, as an emerging economy, has many vital issues that need to be addressed. Digital governance can go a long way in accomplishing this. Professor and future designer Anupam Saraph lists 10 digital solutions that will help India […]
Greener future for their childern is what every parent wants. The Government has started ‘Green India’ initiative on MyGov website to get people’s inputs, suggestions and participation towards this goal. Increasing pollution levels, unscientific and unplanned waste dumping have been one of the main challenges that any developing society faces […]
The Modi Government has been appreciated for MyGov project which is asking people for their suggestions on various issues. One such issue is cleaning of river Ganga,which holds a sacred importance for Hindus. When Narendra Modi was campaigning for Lok Sabha Election, cleaning river Ganga was one of his major […]
Ladakh’s location is strategically important for India’s national security. While Ladakh does not even have basic physical infrastructre like roads, China has a railway track in its Tibetan region. Ladakh has missed out on development due to its tough terrain and negligence from State and Centre. Villages along the LAC […]