Topic: BJP government

Setback for BJP as foreign parliamentarians demand action on human rights violations in India

Parliamentarians from several countries have come together to express their profound concern over escalating human rights violations in India.

As international pressure against CAA notification mounts, top US senator criticises Indian govt

A senior American senator on Monday has expressed concern over the Indian government notifying rules for the implementation of the Citizenship (Amendment) Act, 2019.

“One-nation, one-poll”: Kovind led committee proposes measures to synchronise Lok Sabha, assembly, local body elections

“One-nation, One-poll” panel urged the government to take a “one-time transitory measure”, which means to identify an “appointed date” immediately after Lok Sabha election...

Modi govt’s 2019 promises on employment, minimum wage remain hollow, alleges rights group’s report

Bahutva Karnataka, a civic rights group, published a report on Monday examining the Union government's 2019 promises regarding employment, wages, and overall development. 

Farmers call for a grand protest on March 6, will travel to Delhi on buses and trains

Farmers groups on Sunday announced that they will enter a more intense phase of agitation on March 6. The unions and organisations leading the protests...

Union govt to implement 3 new criminal laws from July 1

The union government on Saturday declared that the three criminal law amendments that will completely alter the country’s criminal justice system will come into...