Odisha government seeks Centre's nod for Shri Lingaraj Temple Ordinance

National spokesperson of BJP and Bhubaneswar MP Aparajita Sarangi said that nobody is opposing development. But development cannot be done violating the rules.

published on : 2nd June 2022

Anti-conversion law comes into effect in Karnataka state

Karnataka Governor Thaawar Chand Gehlot on Tuesday gave his assent to the Karnataka Protection of Right to Freedom of Religion Ordinance, 2022, or the Anti-Conversion Bill.

published on : 18th May 2022

Govt to bring in anti-conversion law via ordinance

The decision was taken at a state Cabinet meeting held on Thursday. 

published on : 13th May 2022

BJP likely to rush through bills

Session may be adjourned; Congress to stick to stand on RDPR Minister Eshwarappa over saffron flag remark.  

published on : 21st February 2022

CPI may seek changes in ‘unconstitutional’ Lok Ayukta ordinance

On the other hand, CPM is hopeful of resolving the issues raised by CPI through bilateral talks before the legislation comes up in the assembly. 

published on : 9th February 2022

Ordinance enhances retirement age to 62

The State government on Monday promulgated an ordinance enhancing the retirement age of employees from 60 to 62 years. 

published on : 1st February 2022

Odisha: Panchayat poll candidates to furnish personal details

Any elected member of the three-tier PRI will be disqualified if he/she has not furnished an affidavit containing the aforementioned details.

published on : 26th December 2021

Panchayat polls: Jail term for filing false affidavit in Odisha

While filing nominations, the candidates have to mandatorily furnish an affidavit containing particulars relating to their criminal antecedents, assets, and liabilities, and educational qualification.

published on : 25th December 2021

Ordinance on Lingaraj temple gets Odisha Cabinet approval

The ordinance includes the constitution of a temple managing committee and its composition, responsibilities and powers among others.

published on : 24th November 2021

Congress moves SC challenging ordinances extending tenures of CBI, ED chiefs

Randeep Surjewala said the ordinances reveals the "clear abuse of power" by the authorities.

published on : 18th November 2021

Maharashtra government's ordinance on OBC quota in local body bypolls should pass legal test: BJP

Speaking to reporters in Pune, Chandrakant Patil said the government should make the ordinance legally sound so that it does not get struck down by court.

published on : 16th September 2021

Hong Kong adds wildlife trafficking to organised crime law

The law, initially designed to combat the city's triad organised crime gangs, contains wide investigatory powers for the police and heavier sentences for those convicted.

published on : 18th August 2021

About 35 arrests, dozen FIRs as Uttar Pradesh 'love jihad' law completes one month

Nearly a dozen FIRs have been lodged since the Prohibition of Unlawful Conversion of Religion Ordinance, 2020, was notified on November 27.

published on : 26th December 2020

Vijay Mallya denies repayment offer linked to Fugitive Ordinance

Mallya stressed the chargesheets of the CBI and ED allege criminality with no intention to repay banks although he had been making efforts to settle since 2016.

published on : 28th June 2018

Activists, parents of minor rape victims come out against death penalty, urge government to strengthen judiciary

3 parents, whose children were raped, urged the central government to instead strengthen the judicial mechanism to support the children, who have to deal with the crimes in their aftermath.

published on : 24th April 2018
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