‘Austere’ Punjab hikes grant for treatment of MLAs, kin

‘Austere’ Punjab hikes grant for treatment of MLAs, kin

December 12, 2017

Chandigarh, December 12 Punjab has been battling financial crunch, but austerity seems to be meant only for the common man as the government has recently almost doubled the allowance for treatment of its ministers, legislators, former MLAs and their dependents. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed with 33Read More

Centre proposes 12 special courts to hear criminal cases against politicians

Centre proposes 12 special courts to hear criminal cases against politicians

December 12, 2017

New Delhi, December 12 Ticked off by the Supreme Court for its lackadaisical approach on the issue of weeding out criminals from politics, the Centre has proposed to set up 12 Special Courts to expeditiously decide criminal cases pending against lawmakers in terms of its March 10, 2014 order. InRead More

Centre proposes 12 special courts to hear criminal cases against politicians

Centre proposes 12 special courts to hear criminal cases against politicians

December 12, 2017

New Delhi, December 12 Ticked off by the Supreme Court for its lackadaisical approach on the issue of weeding out criminals from politics, the Centre has proposed to set up 12 Special Courts to expeditiously decide criminal cases pending against lawmakers in terms of its March 10, 2014 order. InRead More

‘Austere’ Punjab hikes grant for treatment of MLAs, kin

‘Austere’ Punjab hikes grant for treatment of MLAs, kin

December 12, 2017

Chandigarh, December 12 Punjab has been battling financial crunch, but austerity seems to be meant only for the common man as the government has recently almost doubled the allowance for treatment of its ministers, legislators, former MLAs and their dependents. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed with 33Read More

New York attack: Trump says urgent need to fix ‘lax’ immigration

New York attack: Trump says urgent need to fix ‘lax’ immigration

December 12, 2017

Washington, December 12 US President Donald Trump has asked Congress to enact immigration reforms to protect the American people, a day after a blast triggered by an ISIS-inspired Bangladeshi-origin man near a metro station in New York City left four people injured. Akayed Ullah, the 27-year-old suspected bomber, had wiresRead More

‘Austere’ Punjab hikes grant for treatment of MLAs, kin

‘Austere’ Punjab hikes grant for treatment of MLAs, kin

December 12, 2017

Chandigarh, December 12 Punjab has been battling financial crunch, but austerity seems to be meant only for the common man as the government has recently almost doubled the allowance for treatment of its ministers, legislators, former MLAs and their dependents. A memorandum of understanding (MoU) has been signed with 33Read More

Trudeau appoints Richard Wagner as Supreme Court chief justice

Trudeau appoints Richard Wagner as Supreme Court chief justice

December 12, 2017

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has appointed Quebec-born Justice Richard Wagner to be the next chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada. Wagner, 60, was born in Montreal and earned a law degree from the University of Ottawa in 1979. He practised law for more than 20 years,Read More

Trudeau appoints Richard Wagner as Supreme Court chief justice

Trudeau appoints Richard Wagner as Supreme Court chief justice

December 12, 2017

OTTAWA — Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has appointed Quebec-born Justice Richard Wagner to be the next chief justice of the Supreme Court of Canada. Wagner, 60, was born in Montreal and earned a law degree from the University of Ottawa in 1979. He practised law for more than 20 years,Read More