21-June-2016

the hindu
1.Modi fast tracks reforms with radical change in FDI norms.

Clears 100% foreign holdings in defence, pharma, aviation read more

2.Use of Potassium bromate as food addictive banned.

The government on Monday banned the use of potassium bromate as a food additive following a Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) study that found its presence in bread caused cancer. read more

3.New drugs fail to crack resistance.

U.S.-approved medicines could not overpower enzymes that make bacteria resistant in India.read more

4.Its about propriety , not constitutionality.

The Delhi Assembly’s Bill to protect the appointment of 21 parliamentary secretaries from disqualification under the ‘office of profit’ clause is legitimate. It can be criticised politically, but not legally.read more

5.The true devotion of power.

For greater participation of local bodies in Central schemes, Maharashtra must enhance their powers through a single legislation.read more

6.Getting around the U.S.’s Persian block.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Iran a month ago was significant on all counts.read more

7.Vermin tag arbitrary,welfare board tells Supreme Court.

Several nilgai have been killed in Bihar after declaring them as vermin.read more

8.Refugees turn entrepreneurs in Turkey.

The ‘Syria effect’ on Turkey is visible across sectors as refugees spend their savings on local businesses.read more

tio
1.Govt sets out to make India ‘most open’ FDI Destination.

The Modi government on Monday announced fresh liberalisation of foreign direct investment (FDI) rules by throwing open food retail  read more

2.SC refuses to stay culling of nilgai,monkey,wild boar.

Holding that wild animals cannot be hunted in their habitat, the Supreme Court on Monday refused to stay the Centre’s notifications allowing culling of nilgai.  read more

3.Mustard set to become first GM food crop to get nod from GEAC .

The central regulator on genetically modified crops, the Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee (GEAC), is poised to give its approval for commercial release of GM mustard. read more

4.Tax with love.

Tax department must heed Modi’s call and shed adversarial approach to tax payers.read more

5.Most foreign investment will not need prior nod,says FM.

PM Says India Now `Most Open Economy For FDI’ In World. read more

tie
1.Indian doors 100 pc open for FDI.

In a radical and sweeping liberalisation of existing norms, the government on Monday eased foreign direct investment regulations across eight key sectors.  read more

2.Cess bite coming from the green ministry if govt approves its draft forest policy.

Environmental cess or green tax may be levied on certain products and services for facilitating ecologically responsible behaviour. read more

3.Law that has Tripped many MLAs & MPs.

The fate of 21 MLAs of the ruling Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) in Delhi hangs in the balance as the Election Commission takes a call on whether or not they have violated the legal provisions.read more

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