Daily Archives: October 24, 2017

Congress knocks on door of SC seeking paper ballot in upcoming Gujarat elections


The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to hear a plea of Congress seeking its direction to the Election Commission to use VVPATs (voting machines with paper trail) in the coming assembly elections in Gujarat and install CCTV camera in each polling booth to check mobility of people inside the booth. The plea, filed by All-India Congress Committee secretary Prakash Joshi, ...

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CGWA asks state to comment on ground water withdrawal draft

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The Central Grounder Water Authority (CGWA) has sent Draft guidelines for “issuance of NOC” for ground water withdrawal and draft “Public Notice” to the Chief Secretaries of all the State and Administrators of Union Territories for their comments within 60 days. Due to the increasing number of litigations in the National Green Tribunal, various branches of Tribunal ...

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