Category: Social Cause

Nirbhya Funds Opened for 1023 Fast Track Courts,NCW Gets 3 Members

[New Delhi] NCW Gets 3 New Members,Nirbhya Funds Gets 3 Fresh Expenditure
Ministry of Women and Child Development, has nominated the following as Members of the National Commission for Women:
[1]Smt. Chandramukhi Devi.
[2]Smt. Soso Shaiza
[3]Smt. Kamlesh Gautam,
The Empowered Committee of Officers under Nirbhaya Fund, under the Chairmanship of Secretary, Women and Child Development Ministry has today approved the three major proposals:
[a] Department of Justice, Ministry of Law and Justice proposal to set up 1023 Fast Track Special Courts (FTSCs) to dispose off pending cases of rape, and POCSO Act across the country. The project has a total financial implication of Rs. 767.25 crores. In the First phase, 777 FTSCs may be set up in 9 states and in second phase 246 FTSCs will be set up.
[b] The Proposal of Ministry of Home Affairs for procurement of forensic kits for sexual assault cases
[c] The Proposal from Konkan Railway Corporation Limited for setting up video surveillance system at 50 Railway Stations with a total Project cost of Rs 17.64 crores
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Minister Smt Maneka Sanjay Gandhi

छठ पूजा से दिल्ली और नॉएडा के बीच की दूरी बढ़ी

[नई दिल्ली] छठ पूजा से दिल्ली और नॉएडा के बीच की दूरी बढ़ी
राष्ट्रीय राजधानी में बुधवार तड़के भारी संख्या में लोगों के छठ पूजा के लिए घाटों पर पहुंचें जिसके फलस्वरूप यातायात बेहद धीमा रहा।
दिल्ली यातायात पुलिस के अनुसार ‘‘छठ पूजा के चलते कालिंदी कुंज से नोएडा की ओर यातायात बाधित है।
उन्होंने ट्विटर पर लोगों से कालिंदी कुंज से नोएडा की ओर जाने वाले मार्ग पर जाम के चलते ना जाने की अपील की है।
’’ आईटीओ और विकास मार्ग पर भी जाम देखने को मिला।
यातायात का सुचारू परिचालन सुनिश्चित करने के लिए करीब 3000 यातायात पुलिस कर्मी घाटों की ओर जाने वाले 200 प्रमुख चौराहों पर तैनात किए गए हैं। इसमें से अधिकतर मध्य, उत्तर, पूर्व और दक्षिणपूर्व जिलों में तैनात किए गए हैं।

GS Longowal Unanimously Re-Elected as SGPC ‘s 43rd Chief

[ASR,Pb] GS Longowal Unanimously re-elected as SGPC Chief
His name was proposed by former SGPC president Bibi Jagir Kaur and seconded by another former SGPC chief Avtar Singh Makkar, an official said.
He is Four time-legislator and former cabinet minister
The announcement was made here during the annual general house meeting of the Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC)– the apex gurdwara body.
As he was re-elected unopposed, religious slogans rented the air at the Teja Singh Samudari Hall in the premises of the body which manages gurdwaras of Punjab, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh and Chandigarh.
Gurbachan Singh Karmuwal was elected as the general secretary while Ragujit Singh Virk was appointed as senior vice president of the SGPC. Bikar Singh was made the junior vice president of the body.
Meanwhile, 11 executive members of the SGPC too were elected on the occasion.
The meeting, though was not bereft of drama as some members of the SGPC boycotted the elections.
They left the venue in solidarity with the Sikhs agitating at Bargari to demand the arrest of culprits involved in sacrilege incidents.
There are a total of 180 members of SGPC general house of which, 174 have voting rights. Of 174, 159 are elected and 15 are nominated.
Meanwhile, the controversy surrounding historian Kirpal Singh too cropped up during the meeting.
Kirpal Singh was removed as chairman of Sikh History Resource Editing Project by the SGPC for alleged distortion of Sikh history in class 12 school books.
As SGPC member Bibi Kiranjot Kaur stood up to defend the historian, she was not allowed to do so.

Cong+BJP to Observe ‘Cooperative Week’ from 14th November in LDH

[Chd,Ldh,Pb] Cong+BJP to Observe ‘Cooperative Week’ from 14th November in LDH
The Cooperation Department, Punjab, would observe the ‘Cooperative Week’ from 14th-20th November at Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana. On this occasion, the Cooperation Minister, Punjab,
As per Chairman Markfed Mr. Amarjit Singh Samra and MD Markfed Mr. Varun Roojam.
S. Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa and his counterpart from Maharashtra Subhash G. Deshmukh will be chief guests

Rahul, Twitter CEO Discuss Ways to Tackle Fake News

[New Delhi]Rahul, Twitter CEO Discuss Ways to Tackle Fake News
Congress president Rahul Gandhi Monday met Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey and said the website co-founder explained to him the steps being taken to tackle fake news.
Gandhi, taking to Twitter, said Dorsey “dropped in” to chat Monday morning.
“Twitter has grown into the most dominant ‘conversations’ platform globally. Jack explained some of the steps being taken to keep those conversations healthy and to tackle the menace of fake news,” he tweeted.
The Congress chief also put out his pictures with the Twitter chief on his account on the microblogging site.

पीएम्”मोदी” ने सवा सौ करोड़ देशवासियों को धनतेरस की शुभकामनाएं दी

[नई दिल्ली]पीएम् “मोदी” ने सवा सौ करोड़ देशवासियों को धनतेरस की शुभकामनाएं दी
भारत के प्रधान मंत्री नरेंद्र मोदी ने कहा
“धनतेरस के पावन अवसर पर सभी देशवासियों को हार्दिक शुभकामनाएं। भगवान धन्वंतरि हम सबको जीवन में सुख, समृद्धि एवं उत्तम स्वास्थ्य प्रदान करें”

Kejriwal’s Another Milestone: Launches Mobile Medical Service

[New Delhi]Kejriwal’s Another Milestone: Launches Mobile Medical Service
Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Saturday formally launched the volunteers mobile medical service by flagging off a mobile medical van at his residence.
This initiative will help in early detection of lifestyle diseases like diabetics and hypertension while also educating the public about the importance of hygiene in general with a special focus on mothers and kids,

Gujarat Returned “Yogi” to Announce Ram Statue in Ayodhya

[Lucknow,UP] Gujrat Returned “Yogi” to Announce Ram Statue in Ayodhya .Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath has just visited Sardar Patel’s 182 mtr high statue in Gujarat ,may make an announcement on this on the occasion of Dev Deepawali.”
As per sources the place will be finalised after the soil is tested. The statue is likely to come up in the vicinity of Sant Tulsidas Ghat.

JK’s Director Tourism Tassaduq Jeelani Is Sacked

[Srinagar,J&K]JK’s Director Tourism Tassaduq Jeelani Is Sacked
Inquiry into his conduct has also been ordered
Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan shall hold charge
The inquiry officer shall submit his report within 10 days,” the spokesman said.
Specific charges against the director has not been made public but an online video had claimed that Jeelani addressed one of the functions during the FAM tour in an inebriated condition

Trump’s Immigration Card For Midterm Polls May Spark Court Fight

[Washington] Trump Plays Immigration Card For Midterm Polls May end birthright citizenship for some US-born babies.This may spark a court fight
US President Donald J Trump wants to order the end of the constitutional right to citizenship for babies of non-citizens and unauthorised immigrants born in the United States.
The 14th Amendment guarantees that right for all children born in the US.but President is willing to do it just with an executive order