Politics

Indian MPs have received 1,250% salary hike over 20 years: In 2010, they got a raise of Rs 34,000
Politics

Indian MPs have received 1,250% salary hike over 20 years: In 2010, they got a raise of Rs 34,000

On Wednesday, Samajwadi Party Member of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha, Naresh Agarwal demanded a hike in salaries of Members of Parliament, adding that MPs earn less than their secretaries. News18 quoted Agarwal as saying, “Please include us in the Seventh Pay Commission. Our salaries are lesser than our secretaries.It looks like we are […]

Smriti Irani is new I&B minister: Ex-HRD minister was shunned by RSS for not saffronising education
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Smriti Irani is new I&B minister: Ex-HRD minister was shunned by RSS for not saffronising education

Following the resignation of NDA’s vice-president candidate Venkaiah Naidu as Information and Broadcasting Minister and from the Housing and Urban Development ministry, Smriti Irani and Narendra Tomar were appointed as the new ministers of the respective ministries on 18 July.Irani, who is the incumbent textile minister, has been given the additional charge of the I&B ministry. […]