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Indian Self Styled Baba Challenges Rule of Law

Chandigarh (ABC Live): Indian Self Styled Baba :Today an Indian Self Styled Baba Challenged Rule of Law established in India by constitution of India, when all rules and procedures in Indian law books were ignored to bring Sirsa a small town of state Haryana in India based Indian Self Styled Baba Gurmeet Ram Rahim to CBI court at Panchkula. It …

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India Constitutes OBC Commission under Article 340 of Constitution

New Delhi (ABC Live); OBC Commission:The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today approved a proposal for setting up of a Commission under article 340 of the Constitution to examine the issue of sub-categorization of the Other Backward Classes (OBCs). The Commission shall submit its report within 12 weeks from the date of appointment of the Chairperson …

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Know MPLADS Funds Utilization of India

New Delhi (ABC Live): MPLADS Funds :The position of funds released and utilized during 2016-17 and 2017-18 (up to 30.06.2017) under  the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme (MPLADS) is as under:- Rs. in crore Year                              Released             Utilized           Unspent Balance 2016-17                        3499.50                 3903.13               5029.28 (as on 31.03.2017) 2017-18                        716.00                     691.55               5097.15 (up to 30.06.2017)                                                                  …

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Trump Announces his 24 Members Trump Cabinet

Washington (ABC Live): Trump Cabinet : United States President Mr. Donald Trump officially announced his cabinet today. As per released statement by White House following are in Mr. Trump cabinet consists of 24 following persons; Vice President Michael R. Pence Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson Secretary of the Treasury-designate Steven T. Mnuchin Secretary of Defense James Mattis Attorney General-designate …

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Political Party May Get Cash Donation up to 2K

New Delhi (ABC Live); The Union Minister for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Shri Arun Jaitely while presenting the General Budget 2017-18 in Parliament today said that the political party can receive maximum donation up to Rs. 2,000 in cash from one person. Proposing steps towards transparent funding of political parties, the Finance Minister Shri Jaitley proposed that banks will issue …

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Modi Approves Subsidy Scheme Rural Housing

New Delhi (ABC Live):The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved a new scheme for promotion of Rural Housing in the country. The Government would provide interest subsidy under the scheme. Interest subsidy would be available to every rural household who is not covered under the Pradhan Mantri Aawas Yojana (Grameen), PMAY(G). The scheme would …

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Supreme Court Rules No Vote Seeking on Religion, Caste

New Delhi (ABC Live) :The Supreme Court on Monday reiterated that the secular character of the India is an essential part of Indian democracy. The Apex Court ruled that candidates contesting elections cannot seek votes on the grounds of the religion, caste, creed, community or language of voters. “The Constitution forbids state from mixing religion with politics,” ruled a seven-judge …

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United Nations Charter Imbibes Democracy Basics

New Delhi (ABC Live): United Nations Charter: Although the United Nations Charter includes no mention of the word “democracy”, the opening words of the Charter, “We the Peoples”, reflect the fundamental principle of democracy, that the will of the people is the source of legitimacy of sovereign states and therefore of the United Nations as a whole. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, …

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Modi Tries to Get Good Governance Ideas from Red Tape

New Delhi (ABC Live): The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today interacted with Secretaries to the Government of India, for over 70 minutes. In course of the interaction, the Prime Minister appreciated the work done by the Secretaries over the last year and a half. He said that the vast expertise of the Secretaries in various domains of the governance, …

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CBI Raided Office of Secretary to Kejriwal

New Delhi (ABC Live):The Central Bureau of Investigation has registered a case against a senior civil servant presently working as Secretary to Arvind Kejriwal  ,Chief Minister of Delhi, MD of Intelligent Communication System India Limited (a Public Sector Undertaking), New Delhi; two then MDs of ICSIL; two then Directors of a private firm of Delhi & the said Delhi based …

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