Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Saubhadra Chatterji
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2020 07:37 PM IST
The Swachh Bharat Mission was allotted Rs 9,638 crore in the revised estimate in FY2019-20. Presenting India’s first general budget in the new decade, finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman allotted Rs 12,294 crore for the programme, a hike of 27.5%.
New Delhi | By Dhrubo Jyoti
PUBLISHED ON JUL 07, 2019 07:08 AM IST
The absence of any provision to speed up processing of claims under the 2006 Forest Rights Act was also a point of concern, the activists noted.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON JUL 05, 2019 07:05 PM IST
Indication of the sharp rise was given in the interim Budget where the allocation for passenger amenities jumped by 50 per cent from the amount allocated in 2018-2019.
Lucknow | By Umesh Raghuvanshi
PUBLISHED ON FEB 07, 2019 11:49 PM IST
The budget also focuses on infrastructure development schemes, modernisation and training of police force, connecting major towns by air and expressways, education, skill development and construction of roads, among others.
Press Trust of India, New Delhi | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2018 02:50 PM IST
Attorney General K K Venugopal opposed Bhushan’s PIL before a bench comprising Justices A K Sikri and Ashok Bhushan and said the exercise of allocation of cases has to be done by one person and that has to be the CJI.
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By Bhadra Sinha, New Delhi
UPDATED ON APR 13, 2018 11:26 PM IST
Asking Attorney General KK Venugopal to assist the court in hearing of the matter, a bench of Justice AK Sikri and Justice Ashok Bhushan asked: “CJI is the master of roster, should we interpret it to mean collegium... would it be feasible?”
Hindustan Times, Pune | By Shrinivas Deshpande
UPDATED ON APR 05, 2018 03:34 PM IST