A BJP leader in Telangana has warned that if Muslims are provided quota in jobs and education, a Yogi will emerge in this state too.
The Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has banned the chewing of 'paan' (beetal leaves), and consumption of tobacco and its products in all state government offices, hospitals and educational institutions and directed the ban on the use of polythene too.
Vowing to work for the all-round development of Uttar Pradesh, new Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has said that his priorities will be to rid the state of corruption and communal riots.
In yet another move to curb black money in India, the government has proposed a fresh ceiling of Rs 2 lakh on cash transactions, which is lower than the Rs 3 lakh proposed in Budget 2017-18.
A day after Reliance Jio lodged a complaint with the advertising watchdog against broadband tester Ookla declaring Airtel as the "Fastest Mobile Network" in India, Ookla clarified that the test was based on the third and fourth quarter data of 2016.
The Enforcement Directorate (ED) has arrested sand mining baron J. Sekhar Reddy and his two associates for allegedly exchanging Rs 34-crore old notes into new currency notes (Rs 2,000).
Days after the BJP’s Yogi took office in Uttar Pradesh backed by a historic mandate, strangely the Supreme Court found it apt to suggest that the two parties to the dispute over the Ramjanmabhoomi-Babri Masjid must settle amicably out of court and that if necessary, the Chief Justice or any other judge of the bench could mediate on the matter.
In one of the biggest mergers in the telecom space, Vodafone India and Aditya Birla Group-promoted Idea Cellular have announced their much-awaited amalgamation.