GK Updates May 14th 2014

Published on Wednesday, May 14, 2014
Candidates can be disqualified if info on criminal antecedents, education, assets & liabilities not disclosed: SC

Supreme Court has held that candidates contesting elections can be disqualified if they fail to disclose information about assets and liabilities.

Jairam Ramesh demands audit of poll expenditure by political parties

Union Minister Jairam Ramesh has said that the BJP out-funded Congress as far as campaign spending for just concluded Lok Sabha elections is concerned.

BJP leaders to meet Narendra Modi in Gandhinagar to discuss post poll scenario

Senior BJP leaders Rajnath Singh, Arun Jaitley and Nitin Gadkari will meet Narendra Modi in Gandhinagar today. 

Buddha Purnima being celebrated today

Buddha Purnima, the most sacred festivals of Buddhists, is being celebrated today.President, Vice President and Prime Minister have greeted the nation on the occasion.

President gives assent to the Whistle-blowers Protection Bill, 2011
President Pranab Mukherjee has given his assent to Whistle-blowers Protection Bill, 2011. The Bill has provisions for setting up a regular mechanism to encourage persons to disclose information on corruption or willful misuse of power by public servants, including Ministers.

201 workers killed in coal mine explosion in Turkey
In western Turkey, an explosion at a coal mine has left 201 workers dead and scores injured.

Govt likely to infuse additional capital of up to Rs. 8000 crore in public sector banks

The government is likely to infuse an additional capital of upto 8,000 crore rupees in the public sector banks during the current fiscal, to expand their capital base.

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