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Woman drug peddler gets bail after 2 yrs in jail 1.5.2017 DNA: Opinion
The two-year incarceration of a 22-year-old South Mumbai woman, whose grandfather and brother are noted film composers, ended last week, when the Bombay High Court held that the police violated norms to conduct a body search as laid down by the court. The court, while passing its order, held that it appears that the accused had not committed a crime that attracts punishment of more than five years, thereby making a case for bail. "The applicant, who is a woman, was searched in full male gaze. Prima-facie, it appears that the applicant was not searched in seclusion and in the absence of a male. This is in contravention to section 594(4) of the NDPS Act, and the provisions in its spirit have been violated as has been laid down by the court. The provisions envisages regard for the person and privacy of a female. This has not been honoured by the mere fact of the search being carried out by a female constable. Section 50 of NDPS Act additionally requires that a female accused be searched in seclusion, and to ...
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Only MBBS students under govt quota may have to do compulsory rural service 1.5.2017 TOI: Bangalore Times
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How Well Are We Caring and Protecting Our Younger Generation? 30.4.2017 Kangla Online
How Well Are We Caring and Protecting Our Younger Generation?
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Pak Govt. seeks expedition of Musharraf's trial in treason case 30.4.2017 New Kerala: World News
Pak Govt. seeks expedition of Musharraf's trial in treason case
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What is RERA and how it could change your home buying experience 30.4.2017 Latest News
Idea of Rera is to spare consumers from unscrupulous practices o big developers
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RERA: Real estate sector poised for urban renaissance (Comment: Special to IANS) 30.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Come May 1 and the much-awaited Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act (RERA) is expected to usher in an urban renaissance in India. There is a certain palpable sense of excitement among all the stakeholders as 2016 ended on a dismal note for the real estate sector, thanks to demonetisation.
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Health Minister J.P. Nadda announces National Health Policy 2017 30.4.2017 New Kerala: India News
Health Minister J.P. Nadda announces National Health Policy 2017
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Civic body seals portion of Hamdard Medical College for violation in plan 30.4.2017 DNA: Popular News
The South Delhi Municipal Corporation (SDMC) on Saturday sealed a portion of the Jamia Hamdard Institute of Medical Science and Research Hospital, owing to a violation in the building plan. The civic body has sealed the ninth floor of the hospital's B-block, said officials. "The owners had made the floor without getting the building plan sanctioned. The portion has been sealed under section 349 of the DMC Act, 1957," a senior official said. The civic body has passed the demolition orders for the said property under section 343 (I) of DMC Act, 1957. The assistant engineer of the South Corporation's Central Zone had called upon the registrar of the Jamia Hamdard, owner, builder and occupier to vacate the premises within 24 hours of the receipt of the order so that the corporation can take demolition action against the occupier. The civic body had sealed a number of unauthorised constructions last year as well. The East Corporation had sealed seven illegally functioning factories in Usmanpur on ...
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Government to introduce National Strategic plan for HIV ​ 30.4.2017 DNA: Top News
To bridge the gap between estimations and real data of HIV cases in India, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare is mooting a National Strategic Plan for HIV for next seven years. “Health Ministry has already intensified its efforts to find all those that are estimated to be infected with HIV. India will soon develop a National Strategic Plan for HIV for next seven years and these seven years will be crucial for ending AIDS,” Union Health Minister J P Nadda said. “Out of 21 lakh estimated with HIV, we know only 14 lakh. To detect remaining we have revised national HIV testing guidelines and are aiming to reach out to people in community and test them where they are, with proper counselling and consent,” he said.   Union Health Ministry on Friday announced ‘Test and Treat Policy for HIV’ for all men, women, adolescents and children who have been diagnosed as a HIV positive case. The move is aimed to improve longevity, improve quality of life of those infected and to save them from many opportunistic ...
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Health Minister J.P. Nadda announces National Health Policy 2017 30.4.2017 DNA: Health
Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare J. P. Nadda on Saturday announced the National Health Policy 2017 as one of the many progressive strides being made by the country, adding it was one of the several long due activities that had fructified under the NDA Government's mandate of 'sabka saath, sabka vika' under the visionary leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi.
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Snapshots of Ponnje’s unsanitary past 30.4.2017 TOI: Goa
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State government hoping against hope to get exemption 29.4.2017 Hindu: News
With NEET for UG courses slated for May 7, there has been no response from the Centre on Bills passed by the Assembly
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India will need no additional coal power till 2027 if it meets this target 29.4.2017 Business Standard: News Now
India one of last bastions of coal - the oldest, dirtiest energy source. Renewables the way forward
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100 days of noise from Donald Trump 29.4.2017 News
Governing, so far, has turned out to be more than Mr Trump can manage
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Congress prevents government from shutting down on trump's 100th day 29.4.2017 News
House approved spending measure by a vote of 382 to 30, and Senate gave its approval with voice vote
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PM Modi responds to tweets, Rahul will act in 3 years: Himanta Biswa Sarma at Mind Rocks 29.4.2017 India Today| Must Read
Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma has mocked the Congress leadership saying that while PM Narendra Modi acts on tweets, Congress vice-president Rahul Gandhi would take three years to take note of a complaint.
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US Congress passes short-term Bill to avert government shutdown 29.4.2017 BusinessLine - News
The Republican-led Congress averted a US government shutdown on Friday and gave lawmakers another week to work out federal spending through September 30, with tricky issues like defence spending stil...
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Mexico’s lower house approves medical use of marijuana 29.4.2017 Hindu: News
Eased cannabis laws of the country, however, disallow smoking the pot.
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Trump era: 100 days of turns, TV & twitter! (Washington Diary) 29.4.2017 All News-IANS Stories
Donald Trump has been awfully busy since he did the impossible and became the President of the United States a hundred days ago.
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With just 3 visitors in 14 days, Sasikala is ordinary prisoner 29.4.2017 TOI: Bangalore Times
AIADMK leader VK Sasikala, lodged in central jail at Parappana Agrahara, has been receiving fewer visitors in the past week.
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