Parliament is already set for session in a week, after final election results

Parliament is already set for session in a week, after final election results

The Parliament Secretariat has said it is ready to conduct the first meeting of the new Parliaments within seven days after the final parliamentary election results are announced. According to Parliament Secretariat Spokesperson Bharat Raj Gautam, the secretariat has also started preparing an interim work, containing procedures related to swearing in of the senior most member of the newly elected... Read More
Punjab decides to close 800 government schools which have fewer than 20 students

Punjab decides to close 800 government schools which have fewer than 20 students

In a move to improve the utilisation of teaching staff in Punjab, the state government has decided to merge 800 government schools with less than 20 students with adjoining schools situated within a kilometre of its radius. A communiqué by the director of the Education Department (Elementary) to district education officers states that the move has to be completed within... Read More
Prime Minister Narenda Modi confirmed the cooperation with Nepal

Prime Minister Narenda Modi confirmed the cooperation with Nepal

India confirmed the cooperation with Nepal in all areas, including economic reconstruction and earthquake. Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that both neighbors are mutually dependent in the defense sector. After delegation-level talks here, the two sides also signed eight agreements, including four on post-earthquake reconstruction in the Himalayan nation. “Cooperation in defence and security is of high priority for us,” Modi... Read More