Lok Sabha Clears Code On Wages Bill

🕔21:43, 31.Jul 2019

Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Code on Wages Bill, 2019, which amends and consolidates laws relating to wages/bonus and universalises the provisions of minimum wages and timely payment of wages to all employees irrespective of the sector and wage

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The Draft National Education Policy 2019

🕔17:33, 31.Jul 2019

The New National Education Policy drafted by a committee headed by Dr.K.Kasturirangan is designed to meet the changing dynamics of the current education system. The policy tried to address the challenges of access, equity, quality, affordability and accountability faced by

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Food Processing For Non-farm Sector

🕔17:07, 31.Jul 2019

During the last decade, the food processing sector in India has grown significantly and moved from a situation of insufficiently to surplus in food production which is expected to be doubled in the next 10 years. Currently, India stands second

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Handlooms and Handicrafts: Potential Employers in Non-Farm Sector

🕔17:06, 31.Jul 2019

Handloom emerged as a symbol of Patriotism and our indigenous identity during Indian National Movement. Passed on from generation to generation as a legacy these activities took an economic form and went on to become an alternative livelihood for farmers

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Challenges in Rural Non Farm Sector

🕔17:00, 31.Jul 2019

Mahatma Gandhi once said the soul of India lives in its villages This Court is relevant even today as around 70% of Indian population still lives in rural areas with the major source of income continuing to be agriculture. However,

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The Consumer Protection Bill Passed

🕔11:13, 31.Jul 2019

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed the Consumer Protection Bill, 2019, which promises to strengthen the rights of consumers and provides a mechanism for redressal of complaints regarding defects in goods and deficiency in services. More in News Union Food

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Insurance scheme for cattle lost to tigers mooted

🕔11:12, 31.Jul 2019

News The Union Environment Ministry and the Department of Livestock and Animal Husbandry are exploring a scheme to devise an insurance policy that will compensate people who lose their livestock to tigers. More in News A day after India declared

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Government Did Not Try Out GST System Before Rollout: CAG

🕔11:11, 31.Jul 2019

The Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG), in its first ever audit of the Goods and Services Tax, has said the government had failed to try out the system before its rollout, leading to inadequate compliance mechanisms, and lower tax revenues.

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Too Much Quota May Impact Right To Equal Opportunity: SC

🕔11:10, 31.Jul 2019

The Supreme Court on Tuesday orally remarked that excessive quota may impact the right to equal opportunity guaranteed under the Constitution. More in News Justice S.A. Bobde, leading a three-judge Bench, said quota benefits given to the most “forward” classes,

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Triple Talaq Bill sails through Rajya Sabha

🕔11:10, 31.Jul 2019

News The Muslim Women (Protection of Rights on Marriage) Bill, 2019, better known as the Triple Talaq Bill, was passed in the Rajya Sabha on Tuesday. More in News In the 240-member House, 99 members voted in favour of the

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