Tag: govt

Iran-Israel tensions: Govt asks airlines to carry out risk assessment amid flight diversions by Air India, Vistara, etc

Iran-Israel tensions: Govt asks airlines to carry out risk assessment amid flight diversions by Air India, Vistara, etc

[ad_1] As situation between Iran and Israel continue to remain tense in the Middle East, the civil aviation ministry has asked Indian airlines to carry out their own risk assesment on international flight operations. Airline firms including Air India, Vistara, IndiGo, and other companies are operating their international flights on longer routes to avoid Iranian […]

Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism separate from Hinduism; Gujarat govt asks Hindus to seek permission to convert

Buddhism, Sikhism, Jainism separate from Hinduism; Gujarat govt asks Hindus to seek permission to convert

[ad_1] In a April 8 circular, the Gujarat government said it considers Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism “a separate religion” from Hinduism and has asked Hindu’s seeking to convert to any these three to seek permission of the concerned district magistrate under the Gujarat Freedom of Religion Act, 2003. Gujarat Home department issued the circular, signed […]

‘Concerned officers should be suspended’: Supreme Court raps U'khand govt for no action against Patanjali

‘Concerned officers should be suspended’: Supreme Court raps U'khand govt for no action against Patanjali

[ad_1] Supreme Court on Wednesday pulls up the Uttarakhand government for not taking action against Patanjali Ayurved for violation of the law. As reported by ANI, “Supreme Court tells Uttarakhand government that it is not going to let it free. All complaints were forwarded to the government. The licensing inspector remained quiet, there is no […]

'Leh turned into war zone': Sonam Wangchuk says govt wants to brand Ladakhis as anti-nationals

'Leh turned into war zone': Sonam Wangchuk says govt wants to brand Ladakhis as anti-nationals

[ad_1] Ahead of the Pashmina march along the Line of Actual Control (LAC), Sonam Wangchuk raised concern about the attempts to arrest peaceful youth leaders and even singers. Pointing towards the use of “disproportionate force, barricades, and smoke grenades,” the climate activist said that Leh is being turned into a war zone. “Attempts to arrest […]

Punjab govt declares state holiday for Guru Nabha Das's birth anniversary on Monday; schools, offices to remain closed

Punjab govt declares state holiday for Guru Nabha Das's birth anniversary on Monday; schools, offices to remain closed

[ad_1] Punjab government on Friday announced the birth anniversary of Guru Nabha Das, a 16th century saint, on April 8 (Monday) as a gazette holiday. Schools, colleges and other educational institutes will remain closed on Monday, along with all other government offices. Two years ago, the AAP-ruled Punjab removed April 8 from the restricted holiday […]

Rahul Gandhi takes 'cheerharan' jibe at Centre after new I-T notice — 'someday, BJP govt will change and then…'

Rahul Gandhi takes 'cheerharan' jibe at Centre after new I-T notice — 'someday, BJP govt will change and then...'

[ad_1] Congress leader Rahul Gandhi warned that someday, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government will change and then stern action would be taken against those who undermine the democracy. His statement came hours after the Income Tax department served a fresh notice of over ₹1,700 crore to the Congress for discrepancies in tax returns for […]