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'The bill that you will introduce in the assembly in next few days will pave the way to form a law, which will shield the open loot of the chief minister, ministers and public servants'
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Government officials said the CBI was in favour of filing the SLP in 2005 but the then UPA government did not give its nod.
National October 20, 2017
The online indicators of the pollution monitoring stations in the city glowed red, indicating a 'very poor' air quality as the volume of ultra fine particulates PM2.5 and PM10.
National October 18, 2017
The assailants fired seven bullets and six bullets hit Harshita's forehead and neck, resulting into her on the spot death
National October 17, 2017
Irani's swipe at Gandhi, asking for his "poetic explanation", came two days after the Congress leader targeted the government over the Global Hunger Index by citing a poem in a tweet.
National October 15, 2017
The incident took place between 3.30 am to 4 am at a farm in Sindewadi village in Wardha district, said the official.
National October 23, 2017
'The bill that you will introduce in the assembly in next few days will pave the way to form a law, which will shield the open loot of the chief minister, ministers and public servants'
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He said that the Goods and Services Tax has stopped corruption at check posts on borders of each states.
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'I congratulate Narendra Patel. He comes from a small family but still he didn't choose Rs 1 crore'
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On Sunday, Gujarat cadre Indian Police Service (IPS) officer Rakesh Asthana was appointed as the special director of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI).
It is not clear when Modi made the comments, however, Bangladeshi media reports claimed he said this last month when he met Suu Kyi during his first bilateral visit to Myanmar.
'No magistrate shall order an investigation nor will any investigation be conducted against a person, who is or was a judge or a magistrate or a public servant'
'In reality it is a pernicious instrument to harass the media, hide wrongful acts by government servants and drastically curb the freedom of the press guaranteed by the Constitution of India'
The court directed the Gujarat government to appraise it about the departmental action taken against those cops found guilty of dereliction of duty.
The BJP has rubbished Narendra Patel's charges and said it was a "drama" staged at the behest of the Congress.
The Congress leaders also staged a protest outside Rajasthan assembly against the Ordinance.
An autonomous body, TDB manages at least 1,248 shrines including the famed Lord Ayyappa Temple at Sabarimala in the southern state.
It was reported that the extra coach was attached at the last moment due to which the train got delayed on Saturday.
The Congress has opposed the bill, tabled in the Assembly today, which seeks to replace the Criminal Laws (Rajasthan Amendment) Ordinance, 2017, promulgated on September 7.
He also said that he was allocated a house in Delhi only after a year of his appointment in the Election Commission.
The Centre said that it favours playing of national anthem in cinema halls, saying it is necessary to bring uniformity in a diverse country like India.
The incident took place on the busy road at New Railway Colony between Tadichetlapalem and the railway station around 2.30 pm.
A BSF jawan and a woman were killed and 19 others, including seven BSF men and 12 civilians, were injured in the shelling during the period
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Earlier yesterday, the Reserve Bank of India said linkage of biometric identity number Aadhaar with bank accounts is mandatory.
"Any act of sexual intercourse in the absence of consent would amount to an act of rape,"
"I feel that it is neither morally nor ethically right for me to continue as a member of the PDP," Singh said.
In a memorandum, the AIIMS administration said submission of such representations directly to "outside authorities", bypassing the hospital, would be treated as an "unbecoming conduct".
While a tradition of restraint arguably cannot be questioned in matters relating to Pakistan, the cultural inheritance argument is being turned on its head as we speak.
The Islamic school pronounced that the women can no longer be considered "Muslim-Ulema" if they are worshipping other gods.
The police said Jamsher was arrested following a search based on the visuals of the incident that occurred on the afternoon of October 18.
In an interview to PTI, he said the Goods and Services Tax (GST), which amalgamates more than a dozen central and state levies like excise duty, service tax and VAT, will take about a year to stabilise.
Minister of state for Waqf Mohsin Raza alleged that both Sunni and Shia Waqf boards are being charged with corruption, and the government will dissolve them soon
"The oven in my house was not ignited for the last two days and he (Baijnath) succumbed to hunger," Parwati told reporters at a press conference on Sunday.
National News Analysis October 21, 2017
Government officials said the CBI was in favour of filing the SLP in 2005 but the then UPA government did not give its nod.
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The ordinance amends the Criminal Code of Procedure, 1973 and also seeks curb on publishing and printing or publicising in any case the name, address, photograph, family details of the public servants.
Why don’t more moderate Hindus speak out against Hindu fundamentalists as terrible crimes are committed in the name of their religion?
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"There is no such thing like freedom struggle at all in Kashmir. It is a farce. It is a manufactured freedom struggle."
The former President also spoke about abolishing the capital punishemnt, insisting that it was for the lawmakers to amend the law and abolish capital punishment.
BJP MP from Karnataka, Shobha Karandlaje, said Tipu Sultan was 'anti-Kannada and anti-Hindu' and the state government should not celebrate this day, which is on November 10.
Gandhi's tweet comes a day after veteran actor Kamal Haasan said those opposing the just-released Tamil movie over references to the GST to "counter criticism with logical response".
The RBI clarification followed media reports quoting a reply to a Right to Information (RTI) application that suggested the apex bank has not issued any order for mandatory Aadhaar linkage with bank accounts.
State president of People's Union for Civil Liberties (PUCL) Kavita Srivastava said the amendments and provisos were to "gag the media" and "clipping" the powers of the magistrate to order an investigation
A Twitter audit of PM Modi's personal account and Rahul Gandhi's accounts revealed that while Gandhi's audit score is 51 percent (meaning 49 percent fake followers) Modi stands at 36 percent with 22,003,269 suspicious accounts following him.
National October 20, 2017
The online indicators of the pollution monitoring stations in the city glowed red, indicating a 'very poor' air quality as the volume of ultra fine particulates PM2.5 and PM10.
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A fire broke out in a garment godown in Gandhi Nagar in east Delhi at around 10 pm.
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The Election Commission was scheduled to announce the dates for Himachal and Gujarat Assembly elections on October 12, but it only announced the dates for Himachal.
India accounted for about 28% of an estimated 9 million pollution-linked deaths worldwide in 2015
Shah Faesal, 2010 IAS topper, in his facebook post, says, “The message from Catalonia is that you don't need to lose your humanity to win the fight for your political rights."
His visit comes a day before the closure of the portals of the temple for the winter season.
'The miscreants had also burnt hay and were trying to set the person ablaze. Some miscreants were trying to run a tractor over him'
BJP has come out with a new video campaign featuring Gujarati film actor Hitu Kanodiya to counter the “Vikas gando thayo chhe” (vikas has gone mad) campaign.
However, SBI reportedly said that the bank has not done away with the agreement and that it was planning on giving Rs 300 crore as loan
The Mughal mausoleum came into controversy earlier in the week after Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Sangeet Som said that there is no reason to glorify the Taj Mahal as it was a 'blot on Indian culture'.
In station after station, the volume of PM2.5 and PM10 built up rapidly around 7 pm and peaked post midnight, soaring upto 10 times above the safe 24-hour limits.
The Wire had recently published an article claiming a company owned by Jay Shah saw a huge rise in its turnover after BJP came to power at the Centre in 2014.
While the government and banks have been pushing customers to link their accounts to Aadhaar, an RTI reply from the RBI has revealed that the move doesn’t have the sanction of the apex banking regulatory body.
National October 18, 2017
The assailants fired seven bullets and six bullets hit Harshita's forehead and neck, resulting into her on the spot death
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Roy took to his Twitter saying that so called secular group pitch for firecrackers ban but never talk about ban on Azaan broadcast
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Sreenivasan Jain on Tuesday alleged that a report by himon loans given to Jay Shah’s companies was taken down from NDTV’s website
Police confirmed the attack had taken place and said they were investigating the case.
The MLAs allegedly did not allow officials to seize the ultrasound machine or pick up the accused doctors.
Pitroda opined that people should move on from the issues such as Ram Temple or about history.
"Consequent to slowdown in the Diwali gift sale, the FMCG companies which generally bet high on festive sales in the business of chocolates, cookies and sweets are reporting less than normal sales.
Haasan was one of the celebrities who applauded the government's stance to demonetise higher denomination notes of Rs 500 and Rs 1000 in November last year.
Arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari has been on I-T’s radar since he was raided in April 2016 and the fresh revelations have created political ripples.
The victim alleged that she kept quiet for such a long time as the Baba threatened to kill her children if she revealed the matter to any other person.
The Supreme Court had on October 9 imposed a blanket ban on sale of firecrackers in the Delhi-NCR in the run-up of Diwali to check the alarming pollution level.