Power tariff hiked by 1.5 per cent in Delhi

Despite strong protest by BJP and Aam Admi Party against rising power tariff, the Delhi Electricity Regulatory Commission on Friday hiked the rates by 1.5 per cent to adjust the power purchase cost of the distribution companies.

Poll expenses hiked for parliamentary, assembly seats

In the backdrop of demands by
political parties, govt on Thursday enhanced the election
expenditure of candidates to Rs 40 lakh for parliamentary
constituencies and Rs 16 lakh for assembly seats.

Orissa MLA’s salary hiked three-fold

The enhanced salary structure for the MLAs and
others would be implemented retrospectively with effect from
April 01, 2010.