User: abhijeet2109 Topic: Indian Polity and Govt
Category: Indian-Constitution
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Judicial inquiry sought into Maoist encounter 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
A division bench of Hyderabad High Court comprising Acting Chief Justice Ramesh Ranganathan and Justice G. Shyam Prasad on Monday directed the police to submit video recording and other records pertai...
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Consumers upset with SC order on restaurant prices 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
The recent decision by the Supreme Court to allow restaurants and hotels to charge above the Maximum Retail Price (MRP) on pre-packaged products has not gone down well with restaurant-goers and consum...
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CAS pained by attack on carol singing seminarians 19.12.2017 Meghalaya Times

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SHILLONG, Dec 18: The Catholic Association of Shillong (CAS) has expressed its deep sense of anguish and immense pain over the ‘unprovoked and flagrant’ attack on a peaceful Christmas carol singing group of seminarians and priests at Satna villge of Madhya Pradesh by  group of the Bajrang Dal even as it stated that this was done with the complicity of the police on December 14.

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Online post of clouded leopard killing raises alarm, punishment sought 19.12.2017 Meghalaya Times

Staff Reporter
TURA, Dec 18: In an absolute shocker, an online post on social media, showing the killing of two endangered clouded leopards – an endangered species of animals has raised an alarm with most citizens condemning the brutal killing for meat of the two cats.

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KSU bats for use of Khasi in State Assembly 19.12.2017 Meghalaya Times

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SHILLONG, Dec 18: The Khasi Students’ Union is advocating the use of the Khasi language by Khasi legislators during the sessions of the Meghalaya Legislative Assembly.
Arguing that such a move will help in ensuring that the Khasi language is included in the 8th Schedule of the Indian constitution, KSU president, Lambokstar Marngar said, “We will support the Khasi Authors’ Society (KAS) in its demand for the recognition of the Khasi language in the 8th Schedule of the Indian Constitution.”

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HSPDP threatens to expose PN Syiem wrongdoings 19.12.2017 Meghalaya Times

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SHILLONG, Dec 18: Alleging that Mawsynram MLA and chief of the Khasi Hills Autonomous District Council (KHADC), Pynshngain N Syiem is indulging in ‘wrongdoings’, the Hill State People’s Democratic Party (HSPDP) has threatened to soon expose these acts.
“We will soon expose the wrong doings of Syiem so that people will know the truth and not be misled,” HSPDP media cell in-charge Londoner Sohtun said in a statement issued here on Monday.

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Govt. plans to dispose of enemy properties soon 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
Properties belonging to people who had left for countries like Pakistan after Partition and which are free from any legal tangle will soon be disposed of with Home Minister Rajnath Singh giving his n...
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GST plea: HC issues notices to CAG, A-G 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
Plea challenges constitutional validity of tax
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Court rejects Chhagan Bhujbal’s bail plea again 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
Nephew Sameer also denied bail
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‘Judicial independence, accountability go together’ 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
Expert moots national commission for appointments
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HC dismisses petitions filed by Malegaon blast accused 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
Accepts National Investigation Agency lawyer’s arguments
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FERA case: Dhinakaran knocks at HC’s doors 19.12.2017 Hindu: Chennai
Plea on examining witnesses a dilatory tactic, says ED
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A lifeline for vintage cars 19.12.2017 Hindu: News
NGT allows cars over 50 years old on the road for rallies and exhibitions
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E-way bill adds to companies' woes on GST 19.12.2017 Latest News
Mumbai/New Delhi, 18 DecemberBurdened with greater documentation and compliance, consumer goods companies say the issue of interstate transfer of goods has not got easier with the e-way bill.On Saturday, the Goods and Services Tax (GST) Council decided to make the e-way bill compulsory for interstate movement of goods from February 1, replacing the transit pass system followed by individual states.The move is expected to act as an electronic surveillance of factory output and actual consumption of goods. But companies Business Standard spoke to argue the system may actually not aid smooth transfer of goods. An e-way bill, for the uninitiated, is a transport document showing whether goods have reached their destination or not. Companies and traders fear there could be increased harassment of truck drivers in the absence of a bill, coming at a time when firms in general have been grappling with challenges pertaining to stock transfers between states.Stock transfers here pertain to ...
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SFIO developing early warning system on frauds, hires agency 19.12.2017 All Economy & Policy Stories
The Serious Fraud Investigation Office (SFIO) comes under the Corporate Affairs Ministry
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Child welfare 19.12.2017 Hindu: Thiruvananthapuram
The State Child Welfare Council General Secretary S.P.Deepak has sought the registration of a criminal case under the Juvenile Justice Act and the arrest of a Bengali couple, who allegedly subjected t...
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Agency bandh peaceful 19.12.2017 Hindu: Hyderabad
The dawn to dusk “Agency bandh” called by various Adivasi organisations in protest against Friday's incident of desecration of Adivasi martyr Komaram Bheem's statue in Adilabad district passed off pea...
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6 Bangladeshis get Aadhaar through tout, govt doc 18.12.2017 deccanherald.com
Six Bangladeshis are among eight people arrested on Sunday for securing Aadhaar cards by forging papers. Rubiulla (23), Riyad Khan (25), Mohammed Khokon (20), Ohidulla (29), Mohammed Kalam (34), Robin Althar (23) and Zakir Hussain (28) - all from Murel Ganj Thana, Bangladesh - are said to have illegally entered India by crossing rivers a few years ago. They travelled from Kolkata to Bengaluru by train and settled in labour colonies in Iblur and Marathahalli. They landed housekeeping jobs in IT firms near Whitefield, a senior police officer. They took the help of Saifullah, a tout from NS Palya, BTM Layout, to get Aadhaar cards. Saifullah got Dr Lokesh, who works at a primary health centre in Bommasandra, to attest documents for the Bangladeshis. He managed to secure Aadhaar cards for all the six men and charged them Rs 500 apiece. The eight men were arrested in a joint operation by officials of the Unique Identification Authority of India and the Bellandur police. Officials found that the ...
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Congress blames weak party structure for Gujarat loss 18.12.2017 Deccan Herald - News
The Congress on Monday rejoiced at restricting the BJP to double digits in the Gujarat assembly elections where Prime Minister Narendra Modi had put high stakes. Though party leaders expressed happiness over bringing Modi to his knees in his home state, a number of Congress workers deployed on election duty rued the lack of organisational support in Gujarat where the party has been out of power for 22 years. "People were ready to vote for us, but we lacked feet on the ground and could only envy the BJPs organisational strength," said a Congress leader from Rajasthan, who was in charge of Mehsana district where Patidaar voters hold sway. Another leader from Maharashtra, who was tasked to reach out to voters in Surat and adjoining assembly seats, said the results could have been different if Congress had a strong organisational presence in the state. Top Congress leaders in Gujarat - Shaktisinh Gohil, Arjun Modhvadia, Tushar Chaudhary and Siddharth Patel had to face defeat. The Congress sought to project ...
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Remains of Italy's last king not to be interred in Rome 18.12.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Rome, Dec 18 (IANS/AKI) Italy's pro-fascist King Victor Emmanuel III, who died in exile in Egypt after abdicating in 1946, will not be buried at Rome's ancient Pantheon monument, upper house of parliament's Speaker Pietro Grasso said on Monday.
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