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Employees of LIC in Tripura protest against Centre’s move to sell equity shares of LIC

Several employees of Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) staged a protest outside their office here on Monday against the government's decision to sell a part of its holding by initial public offering (IPO). They have also announced a one-hour protest -- walk-out -- on Tuesday before lunchtime against the Central government's decision. One of the protesting… Continue reading Employees of LIC in Tripura protest against Centre’s move to sell equity shares of LIC

National News

Govt in discussion with states having concerns regarding preparation of NPR, implementation of CAA: MHA

The Central Government is in discussion with the States having concerns in regard to the preparation of the National Population Register (NPR) and implementation of Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), said Nityanand Rai, Minister of State for Home Affairs on Wednesday. On the State Assemblies who have passed resolutions against the updation of NPR and CAA,… Continue reading Govt in discussion with states having concerns regarding preparation of NPR, implementation of CAA: MHA

National News

No decision on NRC, no document needed for NPR: Nityanand Rai

Union Minister of State for Home Affairs, Nityanand Rai, on Tuesday, clarified that the government has not taken any decision on preparing a National Register of Citizens (NRC). The clarification came in response to a question in the Lok Sabha, regarding preparation of the NRC. "Till now, there is no decision on the preparation of… Continue reading No decision on NRC, no document needed for NPR: Nityanand Rai

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CPIM demands immediate action against BJP’s Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma

CPI(M) politburo member Brinda Karat has written to Delhi Police Commissioner Amulya Patnaik, demanding immediate action on the party's complaint against "hate speeches" by BJP leaders and urging him to take preventive steps against right-wing organisation Hindu Sena. The party had written a letter to the police commissioner on January 29 giving details of "hate… Continue reading CPIM demands immediate action against BJP’s Anurag Thakur, Parvesh Verma