Category Archives: Legal News

Registration of political parties under Section 29A of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 – Public Notice Period

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Registration of Political parties is governed by the provisions of Section 29A of the Representation of the People Act, 1951. A party seeking registration under the said Section with the Commission has to submit an application to the Commission within

MRP of 390 Anti-Cancer Non-Scheduled Medicines reduced up to 87%

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The National Pharmaceutical Pricing Authority (NPPA), under Ministry of Chemicals & Fertilizers, today put out list of 390 anti-cancer non-scheduled medicines with MRP reduction up to 87%.  The revised prices would come into effect from 8th March, 2019. On27th February, 2019, NPPA

Indian Department of Posts launched the e-Commerce Portal to provide an e-market place to rural artisans and online retailers

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Minister of State for Communications (lndependent Charge), Shri Manoj Sinha today launched the e-Commerce Portal of the Department of Posts (DoP). The Portal will provide an e-Market place to sellers especially to rural artisans / self-help groups / women entrepreneurs

Government invited suggestions from the public or stakeholders regarding the draft Space Activities Bill, 2017

The Government has invited suggestions from the public or stakeholders regarding the draft Space Activities Bill, 2017. The objective of the Space Bill is to facilitate the overall growth of the space activities in India with higher order of participation of

FAO Council approves India’s proposal to observe an International Year of Millets in 2023

Union Minister of Agriculture and Farmers’ Welfare has said that the 160th session of the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) Council, currently underway in Rome, approved India’s proposal to observe an International Year of Millets in 2023. On behalf of all

Amendment to Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial Act, 1951 approved

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister has approved the Amendment of the Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial Act, 1951. Gist of the decision: The decisions aims to suitably amend the Jallianwala Bagh National Memorial Act, 1951 so as to secure

India to start registration of drones, pilots, and operators Registration portal for online permission

Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems (RPAS), popularly referred to as drones, are a technology platform with wide-ranging applications. In August 2018, India had announced the release of its Civil Aviation Regulations (CAR) to enable safe flying of RPAS in India. The

MoU singed between RD Ministry & ISRO for geo-tagging MGNREGA assets

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A Memorandum of Understanding was signed here between the Rural Development Ministry and ISRO, Department of Space for geo-tagging the assets created under MGNREGA in each gram panchayat. The move comes after the Prime Minister during a review meeting recently

Government of India released National Civil Aviation Policy, 2016

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  The Minister of Civil Aviation released the  National Civil Aviation Policy 2016 in New Delhi today. This is the first time since  independence that an integrated Civil Aviation Policy has been  brought out by the Ministry.  Speaking on the occasion Shri Raju said that

Petroleum and Natural Gas Ministry launches an online initiative to engage LPG consumers and citizens

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The Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas (MoPNG) has launched an Online Initiative to engage the LPG Consumers and Citizens of India in providing efficient and citizen friendly services in LPG distribution. Following two online discussion forums have been launched