India  /  Published 07.08.22

Excise: Spotlight on Sisodia

Delhi's Excise department officials made changes in provisions of excise policy 2021-22 and executed it without the consent of the Council of Ministers, causing "windfall gains" to licen...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 06.08.22

Excise: LG axe on 11 officials

Lieutenant Governor V K Saxena has suspended 11 officials, including then Delhi Excise Commissioner Arava Gopi Krishna and Deputy Excise Commissioner Anand Kumar Tiwari, over "serious lapses"...
By PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 30.07.22

Delhi reverts to old liquor policy

The Delhi government has decided to withdraw the new Excise Policy for the time being and directed the sale of liquor only through government-run vends, Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia said on Sa...
By PTI in New Delhi

West Bengal  /  Published 18.07.22

Bengal: New Guv sworn in

La Ganesan on Monday evening took oath as the new governor of West Bengal, following the resignation of Jagdeep Dhankhar, who has been nominated by the National Democratic Alliance (NDA) as its vice-p...
By Our bureau and PTI in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 15.06.22

Minister made varsity visitor

The Bengal Assembly passed a bill to replace the governor with higher education minister as visitor at private universities through a voice vote after Opposition MLAs staged a walkout on Tuesday. On ...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta


India  /  Published 13.06.22

Priests urge LG for Valley peace

The Akhil Bhartiya Teerth Purohit Mahasabha on Sunday urged Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha to ensure the safety and security of priests living the valley. A request for the safety ...
By Our bureau and PTI in Mathura

News  /  Published 07.06.22

Mamata Banerjee to replace governor as chancellor of West Bengal universities

The chief minister will be the chancellor of all state universities, including those under the agriculture department, animal resources development and the health department, the Mamata Banerjee cabin...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Kolkata

India  /  Published 26.05.22

Delhi: Saxena takes oath as Lt Governor

Vinai Kumar Saxena took oath as the 22nd Lt Governor of Delhi at a ceremony at the Raj Niwas here on Thursday.Saxena (64), was administered the oath of office and secrecy by Acting Chief Justice of th...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 23.05.22

Vinai Saxena is Delhi's new LG

Vinai Kumar Saxena was appointed the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi on Monday, according to a Rashtrapati Bhavan statement. Saxena will succeed Anil Baijal who resigned from the post last week citing &...
By Our Bureau, PTI in New Delhi

India  /  Published 28.04.22

SC glare on TN governor move to bypass govt

The Supreme Court on Wednesday questioned the constitutional propriety of the Tamil Nadu governor’s decision to refer the remission plea of Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict A.G. Perarivalan to...
By R. Balaji in New Delhi


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