Assam’s Final NRC List Released: 3.11 Crore Eligible as Citizens

The final National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam was finally released on Saturday. The list has identified 3.11 crore applicants as citizens excluding names of 19.07 lakh hopefuls, NRC state Coordinator’s office said. The status of both inclusion and exclusion can be viewed online on the NRC website. The final list was published at […]

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CBI Conducts Special Surprise Visit at 150 Locations

The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is conducting a special surprise check across 150 places across the country. Top government departments including railways and coal are under CBI’s scanner. These checks were conducted at various places due to suspected corruption. The special drive was conducted primarily at such points of corruption where common citizens or […]

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Govt to Issue 22 Million E-Passports

External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Thursday said the government was working on introduction of e-passports and aims to issue 22 million in the first phase. The Ministry has plans to issue chip-enabled e-passports to citizens with advanced security features. Replying to supplementaries during question hour in the Rajya Sabha, the minister said the personal […]

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Reliance Jio: JioFiber Will be Free for 2 Months Nationwide

Mukesh Ambani, Chairman of Reliance Industries Ltd., announced fibre-to-the-home (FTTH) service called Jio GigaFiber, a combo service of broadband internet, fixed-line telephone service and television set-top-box, at its AGM on August 12. Renamed JioFiber, the service is all set to bring broadband revolution in India from September 5 and believe it or not, it will […]

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