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Treat as representation PIL to waive board exam fees of class 10 and 12 students: Delhi HC 28.9.2020 Education News: Latest Job Notifications, Admit Cards, Exam Paper Analysis,Results - Times of India
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HDFC Bank denies charges by US law firm 21.9.2020 Rediff: Business
The law firm had specifically named the bank's chief executive and managing director of over 25 years, Aditya Puri, his designated successor Sashidhar Jagdishan and company secretary Santosh Haldankar as defendants.
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Seven in 10 Indian prisoners are awaiting trial – one in three jail inmates is Dalit or Adivasi 9.9.2020 Scroll.in
Caste prejudices and over-policing of certain communities are important factors behind the significant presence of marginalised groups in jails, say experts.
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India diluted the law that protects its coastal areas once the public could no longer give inputs 11.8.2020 Scroll.in - News that matters
The dilutions enable the possibility of intensifying construction activity in urban coastal areas.
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Aasif Mandvi interview: ‘An exciting place for an actor and creator of colour to be right now’ 6.8.2020 Scroll.in
The actor stars in the television series ‘Evil’, which is being telecast on the Zee Cafe channel.
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Joy submits representation to Governor 21.7.2020 Manipur: E-Pao
Joy submits representation to Governor
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Over 60 former bureaucrats urge Centre to withdraw draft Environment Impact Assessment policy 12.7.2020 Scroll.in
The signatories expressed concern over changes proposed in the draft EIA policy, which they said would be detrimental to the environment.
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Gauhati HC grants divorce saying if wife refuses to wear ‘sindoor, shakha’, she is not married 30.6.2020 Scroll.in
It said that compelling a man to stay married to a woman under such circumstances ‘may be construed to be harassment inflicted upon him and his family.’
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Do India’s rivers have a Constitutional right to flow? 28.6.2020 Scroll.in
Several Indian courts have ruled that rivers have rights equivalent to that of a person.
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What can publishers, booksellers (and readers) do for the books business to recover after Covid-19? 25.4.2020 Scroll.in
Thomas Abraham, managing director of publishing company Hachette India, offers a prescription.
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Anti-CAA protests: ‘State unleashing war on young Muslims,’ say academics, writers on recent arrests 18.4.2020 Scroll.in
The statement noted the arrests of JNU student Sharjeel Imam, Gorakhpur doctor Kafeel Khan, and some students of Jamia Millia Islamia University.
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India’s Constitution not only ensures democracy but also teaches what democracy is, says this book 5.4.2020 Scroll.in
Madhav Khosla’s book ‘India’s Founding Moment’ views the Constitution through unusual lenses.
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No investigation into CAG findings: Pinarayi Vijayan 12.3.2020 Hindu: Policy & Issues
Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Wednesday told the Assembly that there would be no investigation into the findings of the Comptroller and Auditor G
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Do “Pakistan Zindabad” slogans or “Free Kashmir” placards make it sedition? 25.2.2020 Citizen Matters, Bengaluru
Last week, a student Amulya Leona was charged with sedition for sloganeering "Pakistan Zindabad". But is there really a case for sedition here? What does the law say?
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Why the Supreme Court’s verdict on SC/ST quotas has created a political storm 10.2.2020 Scroll.in
It has upheld the state’s powers to deny reservations to Scheduled Caste and Scheduled Tribe communities.
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CAA: Cong moves NHRC over police 'atrocities' in UP 27.1.2020 Rediff: News
After the meeting, Rahul Gandhi alleged the UP government has 'gone to war against its own people' and urged the NHRC to act decisively to protect the 'Constitutional rights of our citizens'.
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ADC Sadar Hills member writes to CM; KSO Delhi apprises PM 16.10.2019 Manipur: E-Pao
ADC Sadar Hills member writes to CM; KSO Delhi apprises PM
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Chennai techie’s death: Woman’s father demands ‘maximum punishment’ for illegal hoardings 9.10.2019 Scroll.in
R Ravi told the Madras High Court that he had made a representation to the government on September 24, but it did not respond.
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Centre sets up 19-member government panel for better coordination on money laundering 8.10.2019 Scroll.in
The committee will have representation from ministries, law enforcement authorities and regulatory authorities.
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After 150 years, Pakistan is trying to change the laws governing Christian marriages and divorce 18.9.2019 Scroll.in - News that matters
The proposed Christian Marriage and Divorce Act accords four million citizens the rights denied to them so far.
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