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Beef ban and the death of protest

Maharashtra's beef ban has led to heated arguments on social media, but when a protest against the ban was held in Mumbai, only a few thousand people turned up. Perhaps it is easier to outrage......

Maharashtra govt panel advocates 'complete ban' on dance bars

The Justice C S Dharmadhikari Committee, set up to recommend measures to curb crimes against women, has asked Maharashtra government to enforce a "complete ban" on dance bars and frame a policy to......

Katju supporting Sanjay Dutt on humanitarian grounds

Press Council chief Justice Markandey Katju, who has requested Maharashtra Governor K Sankarnarayanan to pardon Sanjay Dutt in an arms case related to the 1993 Mumbai blasts, on Friday said he was......

HC grants protection to Teesta

The Bombay high court on Tuesday directed Gujarat and Maharashtra governments to give social activist Teesta Setalvad three days' notice in case they wanted to arrest her.Setalvad had sought the......

India vs Bharat: SC seeks response from government

‘India should be named Bharat’ a demand on which the Supreme Court has sought comments from the Centre and the states. The apex court on Friday decided to examine questions raised on......

Aadhaar project will continue, government tells Supreme Court

758 million Aadhaar numbers have been generated and UIDAI has been asked to cover the entire country by MarchThe Centre on Friday told the Supreme Court it would go ahead with the unique identity......

Facebook comment case: Time to amend the IT Act?

The recent arrest of two girls over a Facebook comment criticising the bandh called after the death of Bal Thackeray has created a furore in the digital world and across the nation and, has raised......

'December 1 is inspired by a newspaper report'

'Just like Smita Patil was unsuitable for glamour roles, I believe Nivedita is a lot in the Smita Patil mould,' P Sheshadri tells Srikanth Srinivasa/ Rediff.com Acclaimed Kannada film director P......

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