The salaried class has been hoping for tax relief ever since the government announced a steep cut in corporate tax in Sept 2019.
Retail onion prices started to rise by September-end and touched a high of Rs 170 per kg in December, forcing the Union government to import onions from countries like Turkey and Egypt.
The order sets precedents that make internet shutdown process more transparent, ensure that there can’t be indefinite shutdowns and put onus on the government to justify such bans in future.
The magistrate cannot apply a ‘straitjacket formula’ without assessing the gravity of the prevailing situation. The restrictions must be proportionate to the situation concerned, the bench said.
The strike has also been called to press for demands like fixed minimum wages.
The Congress leader said that the direction in which the country is headed has created uncertainty and everyone is scared of government agencies.
The Centre issued a notification on December 30 last year extending the law in Nagaland till July-end.
Centre tells Lt Governor not to do any hiring till measures on issuing domicile certificates are put in place
The government on January 31, raised train fares marginally by one paise to four paise per kilometre depending on the travel class.
Politicians across party lines paid rich tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on his 95th birth anniversary.
Critics feel that the education reforms under the current NDA government like fee hike in universities and depoliticisation of campuses are all recommendations of the Birla-Ambani report.
The Arunachal Pradesh government will make clear its stand on the Naga peace process to the Centre when called for discussion, he said.
The party had planned to hold agitations in various parts of the country from November 5 to 15, during which it would take out protests to highlight the failures of the BJP-led government.
Teen 2 Tycoon, a two-day boot camp, saw 50 undergraduate students from six colleges across the city come together to be educated and mentored on the basics of entrepreneurship.
The committee would prepare a petition in consultation with legal and technical experts to submit a memorandum to the President, the Governor of the State and the Central government.