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Centre-State relations

High Court Seeks Centre's Stand Over NETRA, NATGRID Surveillance Impeding Right To Privacy

Dec 02, 2020 PTI

The PIL filed by an NGO seeks a cessation on surveillance projects that allow for bulk collection and analysis of personal data.

Centre Yet To Provide 250 ICU Beds Facility For People In Delhi: AAP

Nov 18, 2020 PTI

Promised hospital beds haven't been provided yet despite surge in cases, says AAP spokesperson

Centre Trying To Stall Development Projects In Mumbai: Uddhav Thackeray

Uddhav Thackeray slams the BJP for opposing the shifting of the metro car shed project to Kanjurmarg from the green lung Aarey Colony.

Issue Directions For Banning Use Of Disinfectants And UV Rays On Humans: SC To Centre

Nov 05, 2020 PTI

SC seeks ban on installation, production and advertisement of disinfection tunnels involving the spraying of chemical disinfectants on people.

'Centre Has Sent Very Positive Response': Delhi CM Kejriwal On Residents' Ownership Of Unauthorised Colonies

The Delhi government on Wednesday received a reply to the proposal it had sent to the Centre on November 2015.

11 July, 2019

'Democracy Will Lose If Horse-Trading Continues': Mamata Banerjee On K'taka Crises

Outlook Web Bureau

The TMC president condemned the 'arrogance' of the BJP saying, 'Democracy will lose if horse-trading continues,' adding, 'Our constitution is in danger, our federal structure is in danger. It's a constitutional break down.'

07 July, 2019

Arvind Kejriwal Says Will Cooperate With Centre, Attacking Each Other Not A Solution

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Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said his government is ready to extend any kind of help the Centre wants on the law and order front.

03 July, 2019

West Bengal To Bangla; Centre Says 'No' To State Assembly's Proposal

Outlook Web Bureau

West Bengal state assembly, in 2016, had passed a unanimous resolution changing the name to Bangla

26 July, 2018

Why The Trinamool Congress Wants To Change West Bengal's Name To Bangla

Dola Mitra

The next step in the process is to send the proposal to the Central Home Ministry for approval. If it takes place, West Bengal will henceforth officially be known as “Bangla”.

06 July, 2018

Kejriwal 'Overrules All Objections', Approves Doorstep Delivery Of Rations Ahead Of Meeting With LG

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"Approved Doorstep Delivery of Rations. Overruled all objections to the proposal. Directed Food Dept to start its implementation immediately," Kejriwal said on Twitter.

12 April, 2018

After Southern States’ Outrage, PMO Asks Finance Commission To Rework Terms Of Reference For Fund Allocation

Outlook Web Bureau

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today directed the Finance Commission to incentivise States which have worked on population control.


07 April, 2018

Chhattisgarh Bags State Of The Year Award Under Business Leader Category

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Union Information Technology and Electronics Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad gave the award at India Business Leader Awards (IBLA) organised by a leading business channel.

24 November, 2017

Film Director Manmohan Desai Said His Movies Were Successful As He Didn't Allow Viewers To Think, Modi Runs Govt The Same Way: Yechury

Outlook Web Bureau

"Modi is running the country by raising a new slogan every day to engage the people so that they are not able to think about what is happening around them."

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

PTI Photo

A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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