Daily Archives: March 5, 2018

CSC at gram Panchayat level and use of balloon technique

DAINIK NATION BUREAU Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat has called for the need to provide latest Information Technology (IT) to the remote areas of the state. There was a need to prepare Data Base Centres and to establish Common Service Centres (CSC) at Gram Panchyat level and use of Ballon technique in the state. He instructed government officials to ...

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Ex-CM Bahuguna may go to Rajya Sabha

DAINIK NATION BUREAU As date of Rajya Sabha election is inching closer then candidates’ heart beat have also increased in manifold. Meanwhile two names i.e. state BJP President Ajay Bhatt and former chief minister vijay Bahuguna are running in the air of state politics. Although the card is either with BJP national president Amit Shah or PM Narendra Modi only.  ...

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NGT reintroduces ban on mining in Haridwar


The NGT has reinforced its ban on mining along the banks of Ganga in Haridwar while expressing “anguish” that despite the tribunal’s orders the Union ministry of environment, forest and climate change (MoEF) gave environmental clearances to the Uttarakhand forest development corporation (UFDC) to continue mining in the region. The NGT said that mining licenses have to be restrained until ...

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‘The Shape of Water’ wins Oscar for Best Picture


Guillermo del Toro’s inter-species fantasy drama “The Shape of Water” today won the Best Picture Oscar. The film also helped del Toro win his maiden Oscar in the directing category. The lyrical drama about a mute cleaning lady’s unique bond with a humanoid amphibian, who is a classified government secret, led the 90th Academy Awards, with 13 nominations. With Sally ...

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LS adjourns amid protests over PNB scam, other issues


The Lok Sabha today was adjourned till noon following vociferous protests by Opposition members over the Punjab National Bank fraud and other issues while those from NDA ally TDP continued to raise their demand for a special package to Andhra Pradesh. Soon after Speaker Sumitra Mahajan made obituary references, members from the Congress, TRS and other parties as well as ...

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SC to hear Karti’s fresh plea tomorrow in INX media case

The Supreme Court will tomorrow hear a fresh plea from Karti Chidambaram, son of former Union minister P Chidambaram, seeking quashing of the Enforcement Directorate’s summons against him in the INX Media case. In his fresh writ petition, Karti Chidambaram has challenged the summons on the ground that the ED has no jurisdiction to issue such notices based on the ...

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I Tax unearths Rs 3200 crore TDS scam

DAINIK NATION BUREAU The income tax department has unearthed a Rs 3,200 crore scam where 447 companies deducted tax from its employees but did not deposit with the government and diverted to further their business interests. The TDS wing of the I-T has initiated prosecution against these firms and in some cases, warrants have been issued, sources said. Under the ...

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