Union Ministry of Housing and Urban Poverty Alleviation (HUPA) on 27 April 2016 notified 69 of the total 92 sections of the Act to bring it into force from 1 May 2016. This culminates the eight year long efforts in this regard.
The amendment to the Constitution Schedule Caste Order 1950 was done in accordance with the clause (2) of Article 341 of the Indian Constitution.
The SC in its judgement on 20 January 1997 demarcated the regulation of production of alcohol between centre and states (Bihar Distillery and another vs. Union of India and others.
Now, the investment amount can be enhanced upto a maximum of 3000 crore rupees by way of subscription of convertible warrants.
It was to tap the expertise of Singapore in urban sector to build capacities in State Governments and ULBs to design efficient solutions to urban problems.
The decision empowered State and Central agencies to impose stock limits and regulate supply, distribution, storage and trade of sugar to bring down sugar prices at reasonable level by curbing unscrupulous trading.
The Rules were issued under section 10 of the Indian Wireless Telegraph Act, 1933.
The Portal was developed through the technology and expertise of Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO).
The Regional centre will provide masters and doctoral degrees, and post-graduate diplomas in biotechnology and related subjects.
Sahapedia is a collection of resources on the diverse heritage of India. It is non-profit society, led by former TCS chairman S. Ramadorai, who is the head of the National Skill Development Agency.
It proposes removal of an exception made for Sahajdharis in 1944 that allowed them to vote in elections for the Board and committees instituted under the Act.
The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act, 1989 was amended by Parliament in 2016.
The eight-member panel will determine the potential areas of agriculture to investment and also suggests different ways to reduce the risk of farming by diversifying to horticulture and allied activities like livestock and fisheries to boost income.
President recommends the names of the nominated members who are drawn from fields such as literature, science, sports, art and social service upon the advice of the Union government.
Two other sport projects, Urban Sports Infrastructure Scheme (USIS) and National Sports Talent Search Scheme (NSTSS), launched by the Congress-led UPA regime have also been absorbed under Khelo India.
The 2016 World Press Freedom Index has been topped by Finland and at the bottom lies Eritrea at 180th position.
Maneka Gandhi said for monitoring of pregnancy, Sarpanch of the village should be made nodal person and district collector was asked to show the data of number of boys and girls in every village through a board.
The amendments are done in the principal rules of the Scheduled Castes and the Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Rules, 1995.
This project will operate through an online portal which is being linked to the mandis of the States.
Veteran dancer Sonal Mansingh, film maker Chandraprakash Dwivedi and lyricist Prasoon Joshi are included in as members of the 20 member reconstituted body.
The campaign seeks to strengthen Panchayati Raj in villages, ensure social harmony in villages and promote rural development.
The project called the Metrino is a PRT system in which pods will be suspended from an overhead rail.
The Project includes 3640 crore rupees for National Hydrology Project (NHP) and 39.7674 crore rupees for National Water Informatics Centre (NWIC) to be taken up in two stages.
It would help in financing the purchase of goods and services from India to 3000 crore rupees from 900 crore rupees.
The benefit will be given with effect from 1 July 2014 and would also be extended to family pensioners including war widows and disabled pensioners.
These are National Energy Efficient Agriculture Pumps Programme and National Energy Efficient Fan Programme.
The commission adopted the fiscal deficit threshold limit of 3 per cent of Gross State Domestic Product (GSDP) for the States.Further, It was also provided a year-to-year flexibility for additional fiscal deficit to States.
The scheme is aimed at promoting entrepreneurship among Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribes and women entrepreneurs.
Transnational Skill Standards will support international mobility of Indian workforce and also prepare them to work in international companies having their operations in the country.
The ruling was passed by Justice Suresh Kait in Joginder Singh vs State (NCT of Delhi) case.