Tag «Central Government»

Government takes a U-turn; cuts short deadline of using old Rs 500 notes at petrol pumps and airports


Central government has once again made a turnaround in one of the policies relating to demonetization. According to the announcement made by government today, tomorrow that is December 2 is the last day to use old Rs 500 notes in petrol pumps and to book airline tickets in airports instead of December 15 as announced …

NDTV ban is shocking, shows emergency-like situation: Mamata Banerjee

ndtv ban for a day

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Friday criticized the central government for putting a one day ban on a Hindi news channel and said it showed that an “emergency-like situation” prevailed in the country. “NDTV ban is shocking. If Government had issues with Pathankot coverage, there are provisions available. But ban shows an Emergency-like …

Centre to file affidavit in Supreme Court on Triple Talaq


Government has decided to file an affidavit in the Supreme Court over the contentious issue of Triple Talaq. Senior Minister Arun Jaitely, Manohar Parikar and Menka Gandhi met today to have a discussion on the implementation on the uniform civil court. The centre and the government is planning to file affidavit in the Supreme Court …