#Government

.Tunisia
President Kais Saied announced the dissolution of Parliament and Prime Minister following an emergency meeting at his palace.(Photo credit: Twitter/@TnPresidency)

  • Tunisian President Kais Saied dismissed the PM and froze parliament 
  • Thousands of Tunisians marched in cities protesting against the ruling party
  • Kais Saied said he would assume executive authority with the assistance of a new Prime Minister

Rahul Gandhi outside Parliament in New Delhi on Friday. (Photo credit: PTI)

  • Rahul Gandhi on Friday said, "Only the corrupt need to fear Modi"
  • He accused the Modi government of "treason" over Israeli Pegasus spyware
  • BJP IT cell head Amit Malviya, said, "For once Rahul Gandhi has spoken the truth"

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Centre blames states for no data on covid-deaths due to lack of oxygen supply (Photo Credit: Representational Image/Pixabay)

  • The Centre blamed the States for not providing information about the death count due to oxygen shortage
  • Authorities in many places have denied the deaths
  • Union Minister Mansukh Mandaviya said it was wrong to blame the Union Ministry

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
India has been offered 7.5 million doses of Moderna's COVID-19 vaccine through COVAX (Photo credit: PTI)

  • India has been offered 7.5 million doses of Moderna vaccine through COVAX
  • COVAX is a global vaccine sharing programme led by CEPI, Gavi and WHO
  • The Indian government is yet to reach a consensus with Moderna on the indemnity clause

New Delhi, July 17 (PTI) A Delhi court has denied bail to two directors of a city-based real estate company arrested for allegedly starting projects on land not belonging to the firm and selling ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
RBI has allowed retail investors to invest in government securities (Photo credit: Representational/Unsplash)

  • Retail investors can now maintain RDG accounts with the RBI
  • Government securities are debt instruments of the government. They are practically risk-free
  • Retail investors are allowed to trade with a minimum investment of Rs10,000

New Delhi, Jul 14 (PTI) The Supreme Court on Wednesday in its 2:1 verdict upheld the Tribunals Reforms (Rationalisation and Conditions of Service) Ordinance, 2021 but held as “unconstitutional” ...

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Services of 11 government employees were terminated for suspected links to terrorist groups (Photo Credit: Representational/ANI)

  • Sacked employees include two sons of most wanted terrorist Syed Salahuddin
  • The sacked employees are said to be linked to terror funding and providing logistic support to terrorists
  • The terminations were under Article 311 (2) (c) under which no inquiry is held

.Finland, MN, USA
Workers are needed "to help cover the cost of the greying generation", a recruiter explained. (Photo credit: Representational Image/Unsplash)

  • Government has warned that Finland needs to practically double immigration levels
  • Those targeted include health workers, metalworkers, IT and maritime experts
  • Finland has nonetheless seen net immigration for much of the last decade

.Chile
Chile's existing constitution dates back to 1980, enacted at the height of Augusto Pinochet's 1973-1990 rule.(Photo credit: Representational image/pixabay)

  • Chile will start writing its new Constitution next July 4
  • The inaugural session of the convention will take place in Santiago
  • A new constitution was a key demand of 2019 protests