यूपी के वयोवृद्ध कलराज मिश्र को हिमाचल प्रदेश में गवर्नर बना कर एडजस्ट किया
राष्ट्रपति ने निम्नलिखित नियुक्तियां/परिवर्तन किए हैं –
हिमाचल प्रदेश के राज्यपाल आचार्य देवव्रत का तबादला कर उन्हें गुजरात का राज्यपाल नियुक्त किया गया है।
 कलराज मिश्र हिमाचल प्रदेश के राज्यपाल होंगे।
यूपी के वयोवृद्ध कलराज मिश्र को हिमाचल प्रदेश में गवर्नर बना कर एडजस्ट किया
[Patiala,Pb]Patiala MP Maharani Preneet Kaur Faints During Cleanup Campaign
Patiala MP Preneet Kaur fainted at a plastic cleanup campaign in her constituency
The Congress MP and wife of Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh collapsed as she arrived to flag off the Swachhta Shramdan drive to clean up plastic.
The 75-year-old, later, on her Facebook page said she successfully launched the drive under the Punjab Pollution Control Board.
[New Delhi]Kapil Sibal Urges FM to Lift Restrictions’ on Media
Former Union minister Kapil Sibal said in Rajya Sabha that the government has been advocating transparency.but entry of Journos
has been restricted in the Finance Ministry
While participating in the discussion on the Budget, the Congress leader said that journalists have the right to enter the Finance Ministry, raise questions and enquire about the data.
He also congratulated Nirmala Sitharaman, who was not in the House, for being the first full-time woman Finance Minister to have presented the budget.
On Wednesday, the Editors Guild described the Finance Ministry restrictions on the entry of media persons into North Block as a “gag” on media freedom and urged Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman to withdraw the “arbitrary decision”.
A clarification issued by the office of the finance minister Tuesday has said a procedure has been put in place for “streamlining and facilitating” the entry of media persons inside the ministry of finance and “no ban is in place” on the entry of media persons in the ministry.
[Chd,Pb] Punjab Women Commission Takes Command Against Vulgar Songs.Commission Demands Censor Board for Songs in Punjab
Mrs Manisha Gulati Of Women Commission Urges Gurdas Mann to persuade singers and producers against vulgar songs
Mrs. Gulati said that the kind of vulgar language used in the song ‘Makhna’ has crossed all boundaries and it badly demeaned the Womanhood. She said that the youngsters dance on the lyrics without understanding the hidden meaning of a song. She said that the S.A.S. Nagar Police have registered FIR against the singer Honey Singh and he can be arrested anytime
[Chd,Pb] Rapper Yo Yo Honey Singh Booked For Vulgar Lyrics
Pop singer Honey Singh and music producer Bhushan Kumar have been booked by Punjab police on the charge of using vulgar lyrics against women in their latest song.
The rapper has been booked following a complaint lodged by the Punjab State Women Commission which sought action against him for allegedly using vulgar lyrics against women in the song.
The case has been registered at the Mataur police station in Punjab’s Mohali district.
[Chd,Pb]Punjab Information Commission Gets New Commissioner In Suresh Arora
Former Punjab director general of police Suresh Arora has been appointed as the state chief information commissioner on Monday
Chief Minister Amarinder Singh gave his nod for the appointment of the former DGP as the CIC,
The state government also appointed a senior journalist Asit Jolly as the information commissioner
Arora, a 1982-batch IPS officer, had superannuated in February as the state police chief after 33 years of service in different capacities.
An alumnus of the University of London, Arora had served as the senior superintendent of police of Patiala, Jalandhar, Amritsar, Hoshiarpur and Chandigarh between April 1987 and August 1994.
He was also posted as the DIG, chief minister’s security, from September 1998 till July 1998, before being appointed as the IGP-cum-director, Vigilance Bureau, in 2001.
Arora became the DGP in October 2015. It was during his tenure that the Punjab police department was shortlisted as the “best government department to implement RTI” by the state Information Commission.
Arora also has the distinction of passing the ‘Online Certificate Course’ on the RTI Act, administered by the Centre for Good Governance, Hyderabad, with an ‘A’ grade.
[Mangaluru]Acharya Releases Souvenir ‘Samachaara’ In journalists Conference
Inaugurating the Dakshina Kannada (DK) district journalists conference, organised by district journalists union, Mangaluru press club and Patrika Bhavana Trust at the town hall here, Governor P B Acharyasaid making the nation strong should be the ultimate goal of every citizen.
He commended the significant contribution of the people of undivided DK district in educational, social and cultural sectors.
Acharya, released a souvenir titled ‘Samachaara.’
State Urban Development and Housing Minister U T Khader, who was the chief guest at the function, inaugurated a photo exhibition at the mini town hall.
MLAs Vedavyas Kamath and Bharat Y Shetty also spoke.
Karnataka working journalists union president Shivanand Thagaduru, district journalist union president Srinivas Nayak Indaje, senior journalist Ishwar Daithota and convenor of the function Jagannath Shetty Bala were among those present.
[नयी दिल्ली] प्रधानमंत्री मोदी ने चार्टेड अकाउंटेंट दिवस की शुभकामनाएं दी
प्रधानमंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने समाज में ईमानदारी की संस्कृति को मजबूत करने में चार्टर्ड अकाउंटेंटों (सीए) की भूमिका की सोमवार को सराहना की।
साथ ही उन्होंने समाज को सेहतमंद बनाने के लिए चिकित्सकों के दिन-रात के प्रयासों के लिए उनको भी शुभकामना दी।
प्रधानमंत्री मोदी ने चार्टर्ड अकाउंटेंट दिवस पर ट्वीट किया, ‘‘चार्टर्ड अकाउंटेंट का मेहनती समुदाय हमारे समाज में ईमानदारी की संस्कृति और बेहतर कॉर्पोरेट संचालन को मजबूत कर रहा है।’’
उन्होंने ट्वीट किया कि सीए आर्थिक समृद्धि को मजबूत करने में भी अहम भूमिका निभाते हैं।
वहीं चिकित्सक दिवस पर मोदी ने सभी मेहनती चिकित्सकों को समाज को सेहतमंद एवं दुरुस्त बनाने के उनके दिन-रात के प्रयासों के लिए भी शुभकामना दी।
उन्होंने कहा, “लोक कल्याण में उनके महती योगदान को शब्दों में बयां नहीं किया जा सकता। मैं डॉ बी सी रॉय को भी श्रद्धांजलि देता हूं जो खुद भी एक प्रख्यात डॉक्टर थे।”
रॉय की जयंती को ‘डॉक्टर्स डे’ के तौर पर मनाया जाता है।
[Washington]Russia’s Electric Power Grid News In NYT Is a Act Of Treason:Trump
US President Donald J Trump on Saturday accused The New York Times of “a virtual act of treason,” after it reported the US is stepping up digital incursions into Russia’s electric power grid.
Current and former government officials have described the classified deployment of American computer code inside Russia’s power grid and other targets, the Times reported.
Trump tweeted that the accusations were “NOT TRUE,” calling the media “corrupt” and repeating accusations that journalists are “the enemy of the people.”
“This is a virtual act of Treason by a once great paper so desperate for a story, any story, even if bad for our Country.”
[New Delhi]Robert Vadra Gets Judicial Nod For His Foreign Trips Except London
A Delhi court Monday allowed Robert Vadra, accused in a money laundering case, to travel abroad for six weeks.
Special Judge Arvind Kumar allowed him to travel to USA and the Netherlands for six weeks and asked him to submit his travel schedule.
The court, however, did not allow Vadra, brother-in law of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, to go to London.
During the arguments, Vadra’s counsel KTS Tulsi told the court that Vadra will not go to London, as per his earlier prayer, if the Enforcement Directorate (ED) had an objection.
Solicitor Gen Tushar Mehta and advocate Nitesh Rana, appearing for the ED, had opposed Vadra’s plea in which he had sought permission to travel to the UK and other countries citing health reasons.
Vadra is facing allegations of money laundering in purchase of a property in London at 12, Bryanston Square, worth 1.9 million pounds.