Latest News for: Calcutta power


19 Bills passed by Bengal Assembly wait for Governor\u2019s nod, some since 2016

Indian Express 13 Aug 2023
... Similarly, the West Bengal Taxation Tribunal (Amendment) Bill, 2022 was passed in the Assembly, granting the state government the power to name the chairperson and judicial and technical members of the tribunal, in consultation with the Chief Justice of the Calcutta High Court.

Independence Day 2023: When was 'Jana Gana Mana' adopted as India's National Anthem?

DNA India 13 Aug 2023
This cherished song holds not only the role of a national anthem but also embodies love, pride, and deep emotion for the people of India ... 'Jana Gana Mana' was first performed on December 27, 1911, during a Congress meeting in Calcutta. Its powerful words and melodies have since woven themselves into the fabric of the Indian identity ...   ... .

Turkey Is Latest Country Pushing Name Change on World

Beijing News 12 Aug 2023
1, 2001, the city was known as Calcutta. India, seeking to cast off British and other imperial power names, created tongue twisters for speakers of foreign languages ... Madras is now Chennai; Calcutta became Kolkata; Bangalore rebranded as Bengaluru and Benares became Varanasi.

Centre notifies transfer of three High Court judges On July 12, the SC Collegium had ...

Deccan Herald 15 Jul 2023
In a tweet, Union Law Minister Arjun Ram Meghwal informed that the President has transferred Justice Dinesh Kumar Singh from Allahabad to Kerala High Court, Justice Manoj Bajaj from Punjab and Haryana High Court to Allahabad and Justice Gaurang Kanth from Delhi to Calcutta High Court.

Centre clears transfer of three high court judges

Hindustan Times 15 Jul 2023
In an order issued by President Droupadi Murmu, the central government approved the transfer of Allahabad high court’s justice Dinesh Kumar Singh as judge of Kerala high court, Punjab & Haryana high court’s justice Manoj Bajaj as judge of Allahabad high court, and Delhi high court’s justice Gaurang Kanth as judge of Calcutta high court.

Engineers\u2019 federation seeks early Parliament panel hearing on Electricity Amendment Bill

Indian Express 22 Jun 2023
... Karnataka, Jharkhand, Kerala, Himachal Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh; power departments of Kerala and West Bengal; Power Grid Corporation of India, Power Trading Corporation of India, National Thermal Power Corporation and the Calcutta Electric Supply Corporation.Jagadambika Pal .

West Bengal Panchayat Polls: Supreme Court to hear petition challenging deployment of paramilitary forces

Live Mint 20 Jun 2023
Calcutta HC overstepped judicial powers with Central forces order, SEC tells SC; hearing tomorrowThe SEC has challenged the decision of Calcutta HC in the Supreme Court arguing that the decision to deploy central forces for the upcoming panchayat polls without giving adequate ...

Bengal Panchayat Election: Hearing in Supreme Court today regarding deployment of central forces

Blitz 20 Jun 2023
The State Election Commission has told the Supreme Court that the Calcutta High Court has exceeded its judicial powers by ordering the deployment of central forces for the panchayat elections ... State Leader of Opposition Shubhendu Adhikari and Congress leader AH Khan Chowdhary filed the case in the Calcutta High Court on Monday.

Calcutta HC overstepped judicial powers with Central forces order, SEC tells SC; hearing tomorrow

Live Mint 19 Jun 2023
At this point the Calcutta High Court intervened and directed the State Elections Commission (SEC) to request that central forces be deployed in the areas already declared ‘sensitive’. This order by the Calcutta HC has been challenged by the Trinamool Congress (TMC) supremo ...

West Bengal panchayat polls: 'Calcutta HC order to deploy Central forces over-steps judicial power,' SC told

India TV 19 Jun 2023
... of the judicial powers of the High Court," WB state election commission said in the petition filed in the Supreme Court.

A series of history books in Bengali is attempting to make concepts of partition, citizenship and linguistic politics accessible to middle graders

Indian Express 10 Jun 2023
The power dynamics between the rich and the poor is more of a common sense for a child than the one between a Calcutta Bengali and a district Bengali or an Assamese and a Bodo person,\u201d says Bagchi, whose account deliberates on the pressure to conform to an overarching ...

New Parliament House, New India, New Dawn

The Eastern Herald 27 May 2023
Delhi has been the main center of power for many centuries. The British power initially established its capital in Calcutta and later Delhi ... The transfer of power in the Chola Empire used to happen through this ‘Sengol’ ... The Sengol scepter was a symbol of the power and authority of the Indian ruler.