In the wake of demonetisation, the HRD Ministry is planning a month-long campaign, beginning 12 December, to spread awareness about digital transactions among university students and teachers across the country.
Railways will continue to function as a department run commercial undertaking and a separate statement of budget estimates and demand for grant will be created for the national transporter after the merger of Railway Budget with the Union Budget from the fiscal 2017-18.
Faisal Husain Awan and his friend Ahsan Khursheed who strayed across the Line of Control (LoC), had been arrested for being 'terror guides' to the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorists who carried out the Uri terror attack.
Leading the protest, Gandhi accused Modi of shying away from having a discussion on the issue in Parliament, but stressed that opposition parties will "not let him run away" from both Houses, where "everything will become clear" once the Prime Minister takes part in debate.
Unlike in the past, a 'star kid launch' is not just limited to a film debut now. A new generation of stars like Jhanvi Kapoor, Ahan Shetty, Sara Ali Khan are being groomed to take on the spotlight, writes Gautam Chintamani.
The ex-Infosys top honcho had openly supported the government's demonetisation move, saying the economic slowdown will be short-term in nature and the country's growth would soon bounce back on the back of government's thrust on digitisation and adoption of technology