Modi also said that the government has fixed the minimum pension under the EPF scheme at Rs 1,000 per month.
DMK treasurer MK Stalin hailed Nitish's decision as "historic, bold and humanitarian" that would show the way to the nation. "It is a pioneering decision taken by giving importance to people's welfare," he said in a statement.
Sisodia's comment came after Rajouri Garden MLA Jarnail Singh demanded the ban on liquor in the national capital.
The Enforcement Directorate has summoned the Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister for questioning in connection with investments and income tax issues.
Earlier in January 2015, the Shiv Sena had demanded "permanent deletion" of the words 'secular' and 'socialist' from the Constitution.
What started on a positive note as activism by court, at times crosses the 'Lakshman Rekha', said Arun Jaitley in Rajya Sabha.
Among the netizens who participated the one-hour session was Congress MP Shashi Tharoor, who asked about the country's ability to finance the trillions (dollar) required for its INDCs.
The agency will have to produce Peter before a special court in Mumbai on Monday which has given it his custody.
The proposal was moved by Speaker Ram Niwas Goel and was passed by voice vote by the 70-member House along with another proposal to instal pictures of Kalam inside the Assembly.
The last trial of Agni-I, conducted on September 11, 2014 from the same base, was also successful.
The Mumbai Police have arrested four school students for allegedly gangraping a girl and posting her video on WhatsApp.
Aamir Khan had said that despondency was on rise in the country in the past few months.
Sania is keen to help her team - the Indian Aces - retain the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) title as the tournament starts in Kobe, Japan, from Wednesday.
Gonzalo Peillat scored a brace in the third and 60th minute while Joaquin Menini scored in the 24th minute to hand the visitors a comfortable victory.
Iain Hume struck his second hat-trick of the season as defending champions Atletico de Kolkata on Friday became the first team to seal a semifinal berth following their 4-1 rout of FC Pune City.
Rosberg knocked triple world champion team mate Lewis Hamilton off the top of the Abu Dhabi time-sheets as Mercedes dominated the final Friday practice session of the Formula One season.
Goffin recovered from a two-set deficit for the first time in his career to give Belgium a 1-0 lead in the Davis Cup final against Britain when he beat debutant Kyle Edmund 3-6 1-6 6-2 6-1 6-0 in Ghent.
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