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States should have been consulted before changing Finance Commission Terms of Reference, says Manmohan Singh

At a seminar organised by Kerala Government opposition leaders and economists term new ToRs as an attack on federalism Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday termed as “unilateral” the Centre’s move to change the Terms of Reference of the 15th Finance Commission for creation of a non-lapsable fund for “Defence and Internal Security”. At a day-long seminar on “Additional ... Read More »

Lt General Bipin Rawat to succeed General Dalbir Singh as the new army chief

Lt Gen Bipin Rawat will take over as the new Indian Army chief on December 31, after General Dalbir Singh Suhag’s resignation. Also, the vice chief of air staff, Air Marshal BS Dhanoa has been made the new chief of the Indian Air Force. Lt Gen Bipin Rawat RELATED STORIES MS Dhoni’s Jharkhand school celebrates Golden Jubilee Himachal Pradesh: ‘Shikshak ... Read More »