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AFSPA unlikely to be withdrawn from Manipur soon

Civil society groups in insurgency-hit Manipur have been carrying on with their campaign for withdrawal of 'draconian' 1958 Armed Forces Special Powers Act, alleging that security forces operating......

How to overcome Lokpal drafting committee impasse

The roller-coaster ride of the government-civil society joint drafting committee on the Lokpal (ombudsman) Bill has ended in a draw, but left both sides badly injured. Whether the tie will be......

India, Australia ink pact to expand counter-terror cooperation

A pact to significantly expand counter-terror cooperation was among six agreements India and Australia inked on Monday as the two countries called for strong action against those financing and......

Why we must all read this Tharoor speech

'I can tell you, Mr Chairman, from personal experience that there is nothing sadder than witnessing a close one, a loved one with mental illness at close quarters.' 'I have lived with a victim of......

Why Trump's immigration ban should worry Indians

'We are going to see relatively soon an executive order that deals with H-1B and other temporary visas.''We are also going to see an executive order on undocumented people.''Undocumented Indians......

Jousting over Jaipur's jewel

A legal tussle is currently on between a civil society group led by a professor, ostensibly working to further public interest, on the one hand, and the state government and an influential but......

When the Finance Bill goes beyond Budget making

The amendment of around 40 central statutes makes the Finance Bill, 2017 unique The passage of the Finance Bill, 2017, by the Lok Sabha on March 22 has rekindled the widespread debate over using a......

Climate meet: US confidential note to select countries sets the terms for talks

US wants differentiation between developed and developing countries scrapped Days ahead of the launch of the Paris talks, the US has confidentially informed select countries of what it believes the......

'I wish India Inc were more articulate'

The image is used for representational purpose only; Photograph: Reuters   'We are not in favour of FDI in multi-brand retail because that was part of our manifesto.' 'Like the Chinese do,......

Posco's Odisha journey: Travails of a big-ticket project

Ten years after signing an MoU with the state government, South Korean steel major finds its proposed project pushed to the edge It will soon be 10 years since Posco India signed a memorandum of......

Sukanya Verma's BEST Hindi Films of 2016

Now that the worst is behind us, here's looking at the ones that subverted formula, explored new facets of romantic love, dug deeper into the anger and anxiety behind picture perfect portraits,......

Review: Kanithan is uninspiring

Despite the compelling plot, Kanithan is an uninspired action thriller that has little to offer, feels S Saraswathi. T N Santhosh makes his directorial debut......

SC dismisses BCCI review plea against Lodha panel reforms

IMAGE: Board of Control for Cricket in India President Anurag Thakur, right, and BCCI Secretary Ajay Shirke. Supreme Court has dismissed the BCCI's plea seeking a review of its July 18 verdict......

SC defers hearing on BCCI's review plea against Lodha reforms

'The judgment is unconstitutional and contrary to many binding precedents of this Court and adversely affects and nullifies the fundamental rights granted to citizens under Article 19(1)(c) of the......

BCCI seeks review of Supreme Court's July 19 order, recusal of CJI

The Board of Control for Cricket in India filed a petition in the Supreme Court on Tuesday, seeking review of its July 18 verdict in which it had accepted most recommendations of the R M Lodha......
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Activists question what India said at UN human rights forum

Members of the civil society alleged that the Government of India did not carry out a meaningful consultative process while preparing the national... ...

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Brutal, Barbaric, Demonic Will Hang

The Supreme Court on Friday upheld the death sentence awarded to all the four convicts in the Nirbhaya gangrape and murder case, which shook the... ...

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Mehbooba's strategy meeting fails to change ground reality

A fidayeen attack is unlike an encounter in which security forces track down militants and kill them. Here it is the militants that attack a... ...

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J&K Cabinet urges parents to counsel youth to stay away from protests

[India], Apr. 18 (ANI): The Jammu and Kashmir State Cabinet met here today under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti and expressed... ...

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Will Turkey’s referendum mark the end of democracy and the birth of ‘Erdoğanistan’?

Turkey is approaching a critical juncture in its long-term political development. Irrespective of the outcome, the country’s April 16... ...

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