Humiliating treatment of women that is likely to affect their health and promise of preferential or detrimental treatment can now amount to sexual harassment under amended service rules for government employees.
The Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant (KNPP), whose unit 1 was shut down due to some issues in turbine functioning in September, is expected to resume power generation by the first week of December, the government said on Wednesday.
Days ahead of the retirement of present CBI chief, government today introduced a bill in Lok Sabha to include the leader of the largest opposition party in the panel to select the head of the agency in the absence of a recognised Leader of the Opposition in the House.
With a view to fortify its campaign strategy in Jammu and Kashmir, BJP on Tuesday set up a high-tech media war room in Jammu to monitor the election campaign of the candidates contesting state elections.
Asserting that BJP's stand on Article 370 is "very clear", Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Tuesday said all issues which have been part of the party's manifesto, including the provision, will be on its agenda.
Centre has turned down Kerala government's request to hand over to CBI the probe into the conspiracy angle behind the sensational murder of TP Chandrasekharan in the state -- a case which saw three CPI-M leaders being sentenced to life by a special court.
About 75,000 children in India suffer from juvenile diabetes, Union Minister Jitendra Singh today said as he urged medical practitioners to provide free insulin to especially those patients who belong to the weaker sections.
Ahead of the scheduled launch of 'Swachh Bharat Abhiyan' programme by Minister of State in Prime Minister's Office Jitendra Singh at a government school here, some unidentified miscreants vandalised the venue forcing authorities to cancel it.