NOTIFICATION

  • J&K polls: Election Commission issues notification for first phase October 28, 2014

    Jammu: The Election Commission on Tuesday issued notification for the first of the five phases of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly polls. In the first phase due on November 25, polls will be held in 15 Assembly segments spread across seven districts of Bandipora, Ganderbal in Kashmir Valley, Kargil, Leh of Ladakh...
  • Jharkhand elections: 1st phase poll notification today October 28, 2014

    Ranchi: The Election Commission has effected a minor reschedule by notifying the November 25 first phase Assembly polls on October 28 instead of October 29, as was decided earlier, election office said. The change was made because of a holiday to mark the Chhath festival. There will not be any change in...
  • Notification issued for sixth phase of Lok Sabha polls March 29, 2014

    Notification was issued on Saturday for the sixth phase of Lok Sabha poll to 117 constituencies spread across 12 states, which will go to polls on April 24 to seal the fate of political heavyweights like SP chief Mulayam Singh Yadav and BJP leader Sushma Swaraj. These constituencies include all the...
  • Notifications issued for 4th, 5th phases of LS election March 19, 2014

    Notifications were issued for Lok Sabha election to 125 constituencies across 16 states on Wednesday which will go to polls on April 12 and April 17. While seven constituencies in four states will have election on April 12 in the fourth phase, a maximum of 121 constituencies spread across 12...
  • Sushil Modi hits back, says defective notification caused revenue loss December 15, 2013

    Under fire from JD(U) for allegedly causing revenue loss by lowering VAT on certain goods six years ago, former deputy chief minister Sushil Kumar Modi sought to avoid blame saying the loss had taken place due to defective notification and demanded a CBI probe in the matter. "The revenue loss had...
  • Hands on with Apple iOS 7 August 20, 2013

    iOS 7 is completely redesigned with an entirely new user interface. It now has flatter icons and slimmer fonts.With iOS7, Apple introduced Control Centre which can be accessed even from the Lock screen. Swipe up from the bottom of your screen to activate Control Centre. It gives you access to various settings and apps including camera, clock and calculator.You can now access the Spotlight search from any application page on your home screen. In iOS 7, the Spotlight search box can be opened by swiping down from the middle of your home screen.
  • Seats still available at Delhi University even after new session begins July 27, 2013

    With classes for the new academic session already started, Delhi University issued a ninth cut off list late on Friday night to fill up a number of seats still lying vacant along with a notification to all colleges to complete their admission process by July 31, 2013. Eight colleges issued...
  • Food Ministry notifies CCEA decision on sugar decontrol May 8, 2013

    New Delhi: The Food Ministry has notified the the Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs (CCEA) decision to partially decontrol the sugar sector. The Food Ministry has issued a gazette notification withdrawing the control over sugar industry through Essential Commodities Act and Sugar Control Order, sources said. On April 4,...
  • BJP open to Election Commission for electoral reforms April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: BJP on Monday said it is open to all steps by the Election Commission for electoral reforms, including making public all donations to political parties, and maintained it will abide by any change in rules the poll panel seeks on the issue. Asked about reports that the Election...
  • NIA to probe Italian marines case, say sources March 30, 2013

    New Delhi: National Investigation Agency (NIA) is likely to conduct investigation into the Italian marines case, sources said on Saturday. The government may also issue notification of the same next week, sources added. The move is likely to ensure that the marines are tried according to Indian laws and that the...
  • DMK opposes scrapping of regional language from UPSC exam March 12, 2013

    Chennai: Key UPA ally DMK on Tuesday joined a host of parties in opposing a UPSC notification for scrapping of regional language paper, describing it as an attempt to "impose" Hindi and that the move will affect rural aspirants. In a letter to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, DMK chief M...
  • Tribunal awards major chunk of Cauvery water to K'taka, TN February 20, 2013

    Chennai: The Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal award issued its notification on Wednesday with Tamil Nadu and Karnataka getting major chunk of the the river water. The tribunal awarded both the states 270 thousand million cubic (TMC) feet of water each out of the total of 740 tmcft. Kerala will receive 30...
  • Cauvery water dispute: Deadline to notify tribunal today February 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The deadline for the Centre to notify the Cauvery Water Disputes Tribunal Award ends on Wednesday. After the notification, the future sharing of water among all Cauvery basin states, which are Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Kerala and Puducherry, will be based on the final award. Currently, water sharing is...
  • BJP issues notification for presidential election January 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The BJP on Sunday issued the notification for its Presidential election. Sources said that Nitin Gadkari is likely to file his nomination papers on January 23, and will be elected unopposed if no other nomination is received. Sources had earlier claimed that LK Advani had proposed the names of...
  • UP polls: Notification for fourth phase issued January 25, 2012

    Lucknow: Notification for the fourth phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections was issued on Wednesday, setting in motion the process of filing nominations. The fourth phase would test the fate of several heavyweights including three ministers, 32 sitting MLAs, 12 former ministers, BJP national vicepresident Kalraj Mishra and Congress state president...
  • Notification for phaseIII of UP polls issued January 22, 2012

    Lucknow: Notification for the third phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly polls was issued on Saturday, setting in motion the filing of nominations. The third phase would test the fate of three cabinet ministers, one minister of state, 29 sitting MLAs and 14 former ministers. Polling for the third phase of...
  • Notification issued for first phase of UP polls January 12, 2012

    Lucknow: The election process got underway in Uttar Pradesh on Thursday with the notification for the first phase of Assembly polls, which will be a litmus test for Union Minister Beni Prasad Verma and National Commission for Scheduled Caste Chairman PL Punia. In the first phase, 55 constituencies spread over 10...
  • Poll process starts in Punjab with notification January 5, 2012

    Chandigarh: The process of elections to the Punjab assembly officially began Thursday with Governor Shivraj Patil issuing the notification under the Representation of the People Act for the Jan 30 polls for 117 assembly seats. With the notification now issued, those who want to contest can file their nominations, a...
  • Yeddyurappa comes out of jail after 25 days November 8, 2011

    Bangalore: Twenty five days after being sent to jail, former Karnataka chief minister BS Yeddyurappa was finally released on bail on Tuesday evening after the Karnataka High Court granted him bail in the second land denotification case as well. "I am 100 per cent confident that I have not done any...
  • Maharashtra Assembly poll process gets underway September 18, 2009

    Mumbai: The notification for the election to the 288member Maharashtra Assembly was issued on Friday, setting in motion the process for the singlephase poll on October 13. With the issuance of the notification, nominations can be filed from September 18 till September 25. Scrutiny will take place the next day and October...
  • Notification for 5th and final phase of polls issued April 17, 2009

    New Delhi: Electoral process for the fifth and last phase of Lok Sabha polls covering 86 constituencies spread over nine States and Union Territories began with President Pratibha Patil issuing a notification on Friday. In the final phase, elections would be held on May 13 for 39 seats in Tamil Nadu,...
  • President kickstarts poll process, issues notification March 23, 2009

    New Delhi: The notification kickstarting the formal process for the fivephased Lok Sabha elections beginning on April 16 was issued today. President Pratibha Patil issued the notification for the first phase covering 124 seats spread over 17 States and Union Territories. ...
  • Pak polls: Assemblies to be notified of results today March 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Pakistan's Election Commission is meeting on Saturday to notify the results of the February 18 polls for the National and Provincial Assemblies. The Chief Election Commissioner, (Retd) Justice Qazi Muhammad Farooq has called the meeting as the Constitutional deadline to notify the results ends on March 3. The notification...
  • Delhi desealed: Centre reverses demolition drive February 1, 2008

    New Delhi: In a big relief for thousands of Delhi traders and citizens, the Union Ministry for Urban Development on Friday issued a notification to legalise all encroachments in Delhi done till January 2006. This practically puts demolition of all illegal structures in Delhi on hold till the end of 2008....
  • Second phase of UP polls notified March 17, 2007

    Lucknow: Nomination for the second phase of Uttar Pradesh Assembly elections on April 13 began on Saturday with the issuance of notification. As many as 58 constituencies in 10 districts would go to polls in the second phase in which 1.64 crore voters would exercise their franchise. There would be 16,000 polling...
  • UP poll process begins tomorrow March 12, 2007

    New Delhi: The Assembly poll process in Uttar Pradesh is set to kick off on Tuesday when the poll notification for the first phase of polling for 62 seats will be issued by the state governor. The polling for the first phase will be held on April 7. The UP...
  • UP issues notification for CBI probe January 9, 2007

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government on Tuesday issued a notification which asks the Central Bureau of Investigation will investigate the serial murders in Noidas Nithari village. Four days ago, Chief Minister Mulayam Singh Yadav had announced in Luknow that the CBI would take over the probe but the delay in transferring...
  • RBI's new outsourcing guidelines November 4, 2006

    New Delhi: Banks outsourcing business will now have to follow a comprehensive set of rules. The Reserve Bank has notified the guidelines on outsourcing of services by banks. The RBI says that banks have been extensively outsourcing various activities and are exposed to risks. While the boards of the banks...