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National Events (Social)
Curfew in Kashmir valley for 8th
Amid tension following the killing of Hizbul Mujahideen Commander Burhan Wani a curfew has been imposed in the state of J&K. Frequent clashes between the security offers and separatists claimed lives of more than 38 persons and several injured. Only BSNL post-paid services remains open. Trains have been called off.
July 8th, the notorious member of Hezbul Mujahideen, Burhan Wani and two of his associates were shot down by the security forces in Anantnag district. Normalization of present situation seems unlikely.
Operation Sankat Mochan
The Government of India declared a successful airlift of Indian Diaspora stranded in war torn South Sudan. New Delhi dispatched two C-17 Super Hercules to evacuate more than 300 Indian nationals from Juba, capital of S. Sudan. Former COAS and present Minister of State, External Affairs V. K. Singh oversaw the whole event. However many decided to stay behind.
The latest conundrum started after a localized gunfight outside President Kiir’s residence. According to UNO more than 36000 Sudanese fled their homes.
Revised Cabinet Ministers of India (All)
||Smt. Sushma Swaraj
||Urban Development, Housing
||M. Venkaiah Naidu
||Statistics and Programme Implementation
||D V Sadananda Gowda
||Water Resources, River Development
||Dr. Najma A. Heptulla
||Women and Child Development
||Law and Justice and Electronics and Information Technology
||Ravi Shankar Prasad
||Health and Family Welfare
||Jagat Prakash Nadda
||Smt. Smriti Zubin Irani
||Minister of Human Resource Development
||Minister of Science and Technology and Minister of Earth Sciences
||Dr. Harsh Vardhan
||Heavy Industries and Public Enterprises
||Chaudhary Birender Singh
||Chemicals and Fertilizers and Parliamentary Affairs
||Agriculture and Farmers Welfare
||Radha Mohan Singh
||Consumer Affairs, Food and Public Distribution
||Ram Vilas Paswan
||Road Transport and Highways and Shipping
||Social Justice and Empowerment
||Thaawar Chand Gehlot
||Food Processing Industries
||Smt. Harsimrat Kaur Badal
||Ashok Gajapathi Raju Pusapati
Arvind Kejriwal accuses Media House India Today
Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal urged in a written statement to Police Commissioner for taking action against India Today for using his photoshopped picture without the former’s consent.
DMDK chief accuses Tamil Nadu Chief of defamation
DMDK chief Vijayakanth was accused of making derogatory remarks on Jayalalitha government during a public meeting last year. Thereafter he received sanction from Jayalalitha government through a Public Prosecutor.
Justice Mishra of the Apex court asked Jayalalitha to make a statement within four weeks on the question as: “Can a Chief Minister use her influence to instigate the government to issue sanction to initiate criminal defamation proceedings against a political opponent”?
The honorable Judge further stated that a Public prosecutor is not a postman neither his office, a post office.
PM to meet Chief Ministers of all states
Termed as Interstate council which meets after every 10 years have been summoned by PM, Narendra Modi. Discussion on matters pertaining to interstate relationship, internal security, economy are on high agenda of the meeting. 17 ministers of Cabinet are likely to be present. The last meeting was held on 2006.
Punchhi Commission on Centre-State relations : Likelihood of discussion on the recommendations of Punchhi Commission which recommends :
- Use of Aadhar Card as national identifier,
- Improving the quality of school education
- Use of DBT (Direct Benefit Transfer) for proving subsidies and benefits.
Pema Khandu elected as Arunachal Pradesh chief, CLP
Pema Khandu, son of former CM Dorgee Khandu elected as chief of Congress Legislative Party after the resignation of CM Nabam Tuki.
At present the effective total strength of 58 Congress has 45 MLAs, BJP 11 and 2 independents.
However the much-anticipated floor test in Arunachal Pradesh is ruled out after the resignation of Nabam Tuki.
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