Over 1,100 academicians and research scholars from various universities across India and abroad as well as prominent persons have released a statement today in support of the Citizenship Amendment Act. The signatories to the statement include Rajya Sabha member Swapan Dasgupta, Shishir Bajoria, Chairman, IIM Shillong, Sunaina Singh, Vice Chancellor, […]

My times today. Union Cabinet has cleared the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill today. Briefing media in New Delhi after the Cabinet meeting, Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Prakash Javadekar said, the bill takes care of India’s interest and it will be introduced in Parliament as soon as possible. Cabinet also […]

The Lok Sabha on Wednesday passed the Prohibition of E-Cigarettes Bill, 2019. The Bill seeks to prohibit the production, trade, transport, storage and advertisement of electronic cigarettes. The bill states that any person who contravenes this provision will be punishable with imprisonment of up to one year, or a fine […]