In your evening news brief, From the Newsroom, Opposition parties getting to boycott President’s address to Parliament; CBSE to announce exam schedule for sophistication 10 and sophistication 12 students on Groundhog Day , and Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Laxman Savadi’s remarks draw ire from Maharashtra leaders.
Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday said that 16 Opposition parties are getting to boycott President Ram Nath Kovind’s address to a joint sitting of Parliament that’s scheduled for January 29.
Azad said that the choice was taken because the new farm Bills were passed forcibly within the House without the Opposition.
CBSE to announce exam schedule for sophistication 10 and sophistication 12 students on Groundhog Day . Union Minister Ramesh Pokhriyal announced on Thursday. He also said that CBSE will digitalise the 45-year records of the scholars .
Political parties in Maharashtra, including the Shiv Sena and therefore the NCP, have lashed out at Karnataka Deputy Chief Minister Laxman Savadi for saying that Mumbai should be included in Karnataka and made a Union Territory till the difficulty is resolved.
Savadi’s statement came hours after Maharashtra Chief Minister Uddhav Thackeray said that the Marathi-speaking areas along the Maharashtra-Karnataka border in Belgaum, Karwar, Nippani, Bidar be declared as a Union Territory by the Centre till the Supreme Court rules on the difficulty.