Tag: Reforms

SC order on Puri Srimandir reforms: SJTA to submit affidavit by August-end

Puri: The Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) will submit an affidavit by end of this month on steps taken after Supreme Court’s directives on Srimandir reforms. The decision was taken during a meeting between SJTA officials and different servitor associations today. According to sources, the meeting discussed how devotees can have smooth darshan of deities […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Srimandir reforms: SC-appointed amicus curiae reaches Puri to hold discussions

Puri: The Supreme Court-appointed amicus curiae Gopal Subramanium reached Puri today to hold discussions with various stakeholders over 12 proposals suggested by the apex court as part of disciplinary reforms for the Jagannath temple. Subramanium reached Puri today morning and visited the 12th century shrine, informed Puri collector Jyoti Prakash Das. “He reached Puri today […]

  • Thursday, 29 July 2021
Srimandir Reforms panel notice to ASI over posters on temple walls

Puri: Upset over putting posters on Sri Jagannath temple walls, justice BP Das Commission of Inquiry for Reforms in Srimandir issued notice to the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) asking it to file explanation on why FIR not filed for such an offence. The Commission, which directed the ASI superintendent to report within 15 days, […]

  • Friday, 23 July 2021
Judicial panel for Puri Temple reforms submits interim report

Bhubaneswar: In what could act as a bold step in protecting the rights of devotees especially women, the Justice Bimal Prasad Das Commission has recommended for stern action against sevayats and others for such irregularities, official sources said. The Commission in its first interim report submitted to the State Law Minister Arun Sahoo on Thursday, […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Judicial panel on Puri temple reforms extends deadline for submission of affidavits

Cuttack: Justice BP Das Commission, appointed by the Odisha government to suggest reforms in management of Puri Sri Jagannath temple, has extended the deadline of submission of affidavits to December 20. The Commission had earlier set the deadline on December 4 for submission of affidavits. However, considering more than 350 affidavits submitted on single day […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Prof Basudev Chhatoi
Decks cleared for first year exams in Plus Two courses

Bhubaneswar: The Council of Higher Secondary Education (CHSE) approved the reforms in the Plus Two education at its executive committee meeting today. As per the decision taken at the meeting, the Council will conduct an examination for the first year of the Plus Two course from the current academic session, CHSE chairman Prof Basudev Chhatoi […]

  • Tuesday, 20 July 2021
Arun Jaitley
India needs reforms in banking sector: Jaitley

Pune: India needs to conceive several reforms in the banking sector, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said here Saturday.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Srimandir reforms: SC-appointed amicus curiae to visit Puri on Feb 22

Puri: The newly appointed amicus curiae Ranjit Kumar will visit Puri on February 22 and hold discussions with servitors and State government in connection with reforms at Srimandir, informed Chief Administrator of Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) Pradipta Mohapatra today. Kumar is likely to hold discussions with several stake holders over several problems faced by […]

  • Tuesday, 04 May 2021
Srimandir Reforms: Appoint Full-Time Administrator, SC Tells SJTA

Puri: The Supreme Court on Monday directed Shree Jagannath Temple Administration (SJTA) to appoint a permanent administrator of the managing committee while passing an interim judgement on Srimandir reforms. A bench headed by Justice Arun Mishra issued 22 directives and directed SJTA to come up with accommodation facility for 60,000 pilgrims. The apex court further […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021
Cabinet Approves Reforms In Natural Gas Marketing

New Delhi: Bringing in reforms in natural gas marketing, the Union Cabinet on Wednesday approved a standardised bidding process for gas prices. Briefing the media after the meeting, Union Petroleum Minister Dharmendra Pradhan said that the Directorate General of Hydrocarbons (DGH) will suggest an e-bidding platform for users. #Cabinet ने एक मानकीकृत ई बिडिंग प्रक्रिया […]

  • Sunday, 11 April 2021