SC asks 11 including 6 NE states to expedite process of appointing Lokayukta

SC asks 11 including 6 NE states to expedite process of appointing Lokayukta

IANS | New Delhi, April 20, 2018:  The Supreme Court on Thursday asked 11 states and a union territory to expedite the process of appointing Lokayukta or Uplokayukta. A bench of Justice Ranjan Gogoi and Justice R. Banumathi said that appointment “need not wait and the process (must) be expedited”. Earlier, the court asked the […]

Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

Five Northeast states asked to expedite computerization of PDS

IANS | Agartala, April 18, 2018:  The Union government has asked five northeastern states – Meghalaya, Mizoram, Manipur, Nagaland and Tripura – to expedite the computerization of Public Distribution System (PDS) for its better and transparent performance, an official said here on Tuesday. “Cent per cent works of digitization of ration cards in most of […]

Facebook tries to clarify how it collects data when you’re not on Facebook

Facebook tries to clarify how it collects data when you’re not on Facebook

April 17, 2018 Facebook is trying to demystify the ways in which it tracks people when they aren’t directly using the website or app. The company on Monday published a blog post that outlined its data collection practices less than a week after Mark Zuckerberg testified about his company in front of Congress. The CEO at the […]

Sikkim: SLYA seeks 50-50 demarcation of BL reservation in govt jobs, higher education

Sikkim: SLYA seeks 50-50 demarcation of BL reservation in govt jobs, higher education

GANGTOK, April 17, 2018: SLYA-Sikkim Lepcha Youth Association on Saturday held its silver jubilee celebration at Dzom Lee, Sichey. Buildings & Housing minister D.T. Lepcha was the chief guest on the occasion also attended by deputy Speaker Sonam Gyatso Lepcha, HRD advisor O.T. Lepcha, former minister Menlom Lepcha and Primitive Tribe Welfare Board chairperson S.D. Lepcha […]