After Migrant Deaths, Centre Says No Data On Farmer Suicides

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The suicide rate in farming sector accounted for 7.4% of total suicides in India (Representational) New Delhi: The government has no data on farmers suicide as many states do not submit figures to the National Crime Record Bureau (NCRB), the Rajya Sabha was told in a written reply today. The NCRB is responsible for collecting … Read more After Migrant Deaths, Centre Says No Data On Farmer Suicides

Over 1,300 Posts Vacant In CBI: Centre Tells Lok Sabha

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Proactive efforts are made to ensure all vacancies are filled speedily, Jitendra Singh said (File) New Delhi: Over 1,300 posts are lying vacant in the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) against its total sanctioned strength of 7,273, the government told Parliament on Monday. Of the sanctioned strength, 5,944 posts are filled and 1,329 vacant in … Read more Over 1,300 Posts Vacant In CBI: Centre Tells Lok Sabha

Digital Media Spreading Venomous Hatred, Regulate It First: Centre To Top Court

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New Delhi: Digital media is spreading venomous hatred and is involved in “deliberate instigation” of violence and terrorism, the government told the Supreme Court today, saying that the court should regulate web-based media first. The government also suggested that the court should leave it to parliament to decide on rules for electronic media. “There is … Read more Digital Media Spreading Venomous Hatred, Regulate It First: Centre To Top Court

563 Detained Under Security Act in 2017 And 2018 Still In Custody: Centre

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Over 500 people were detained in the country in 2017, Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said. New Delhi: Nearly 1,200 people across the country were detained under the tringent National Security Act (NSA) by police in 2017 and 2018, Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said on Monday. Of … Read more 563 Detained Under Security Act in 2017 And 2018 Still In Custody: Centre

Over 1 Lakh Vacancies In Armed Police Forces, Centre Tells Parliament

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The Central Reserve Police Force has 26,506 vacancies. (Representational) New Delhi: Over one lakh posts are lying vacant in Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) like the Border Security Force (BSF) and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the vacancies have occurred mostly due to retirement, resignation and deaths, the Rajya Sabha was informed today. … Read more Over 1 Lakh Vacancies In Armed Police Forces, Centre Tells Parliament

Lance Naik Commits Suicide At Sikh Regimental Centre, Ramgarh

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Ramgarh (J’khand), Sep 20: The body of a Lance Naik of the Indian Army was found hanging from a tree inside the campus of Sikh Regimental Centre (SRC) here, the third case of unnatural death in the campus within three week’s time. “Lance Naik Jaswant Singh of Sikh Regimental Centre in Ramgarh hailing from … Read more Lance Naik Commits Suicide At Sikh Regimental Centre, Ramgarh

"2G Enough For E-Learning": Centre Defends Throttled Internet In Kashmir

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Internet speeds are currently capped to 2G in most of Kashmir. (File) New Delhi: Internet restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir are in the interest of sovereignty and integrity of India, the central government told parliament on Sunday, adding that the throttled speeds are enough for digital education and public health services especially critical amid the … Read more "2G Enough For E-Learning": Centre Defends Throttled Internet In Kashmir

No Restriction On Accessing Any Website In Jammu And Kashmir: Centre

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No restriction on accessing any sites, including the social media sites, said Centre (Representational) New Delhi: There is no restriction on accessing any website, including social media sites, in Jammu and Kashmir, the Lok Sabha was informed on Sunday. Union Minister of State for Home G Kishan Reddy said the mobile data services are presently … Read more No Restriction On Accessing Any Website In Jammu And Kashmir: Centre

Kerala Has Not Sought Permission For Receiving Foreign Aid: Centre

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Nityanand Rai said that no such proposal has been received in the Ministry of Home Affairs New Delhi: The Union Home Ministry on Sunday denied receiving any request from Kerala Government regarding permission to accept foreign aid from the UAE-based Red Crescent for Life Mission housing project in the state. Congress MP K Muraleedharan asked … Read more Kerala Has Not Sought Permission For Receiving Foreign Aid: Centre

Four COVID-19 Vaccines In Advanced Stages Of Pre-Clinical Trial: Centre

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Four COVID-19 Vaccines In Advanced Stages Of Pre-Clinical Trial, Said Centre. (Representational) New Delhi: Union Health Minister Dr Harsh Vardhan on Sunday informed that over four coronavirus vaccines are in advanced stages of pre-clinical trial in India. “145 vaccine candidates across the world are under pre-clinical evaluation, around 35 under clinical trials. In India, we … Read more Four COVID-19 Vaccines In Advanced Stages Of Pre-Clinical Trial: Centre