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Tenure of panel on data protection bill won’t be extended any more: Speaker | India News

NEW DELHI: There will be no further extension of time granted to the Joint Parliamentary Committee on Personal Data Protection Bill 2019 to submit its report, Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla has said. The Speaker’s views are important as they could mean that the bill may not be inordinately delayed. “When the chairperson (Meenakshi Lekhi) …

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Prasad’s 5-year tenure saw Ayodhya & Rafale cases settled, old laws junked | India News

NEW DELHI: After more than five years as minister for law and justice, Ravi Shankar Prasad leaves a legacy for successor Kiren Rijiju that began with enactment of the controversial National Judicial Appointments Commission and covered a spectrum including Ayodhya and Rafale cases. Prasad’s tenure, from July, 2016 to July, 2021 in addition to holding …

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Uttarakhand CM’s 4-month tenure ends with late-night resignation | India News

DEHRADUN: Ending three days of intense political activity and speculation, Uttarakhand chief minister Tirath Singh Rawat stepped down late on Friday night, at a little past 11pm, just under four months after taking over the reins of the hill state. He tendered his resignation to governor Baby Rani Maurya at the Raj Bhavan in Dehradun. …

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Govt extends AG Venugopal’s tenure by a year | India News

NEW DELHI: The government on Monday extended senior advocate and renowned constitutional expert K K Venugopal’s tenure as attorney general for India by another year. Law ministry sources said Venugopal was persuaded to continue in the constitutional post for another year till June 30, 2022. Venugopal, first appointed as AG on June 30, 2017, during …

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