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Gujarat HC Bar Association prez moves court over no-confidence motion 22.6.2018 DNA: Top News
A petition in the Gujarat high court has sought that a no-confidence motion brought against the president of the Gujarat Bar Association be declared illegal and in blatant defiance of the law and should be set aside. The petition filed by Asim Pandya, president of the Gujarat high court's advocates association in the court of Justice Bela Trivedi also sought the court's directions to the managing committee of the Association to take a decision on the resignation letter submitted by the petitioner (the president of the association). The petitioner has stated that despite him sending a resignation letter, the committee did not accept it but instead passed a no confidence motion against him to malign his reputation. As per the facts of the case, the petitioner got elected as the president of the association in 2016 and got elected unopposed for a second term on 2017. In April 30, 2018, some members of the association sought an extraordinary general body meeting for a condolence meet of a lawyer killed ...
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No respite without payment: For the third day, Chembur's Siddharth Colony remains in dark 22.6.2018 DNA: Wide Angle
Around 20,000 residents in Siddharth Colony in Chembur continued to stay without electricity for the third consecutive day. Reliance Energy had restored power on Tuesday night by 9pm, however, the company disconnected it after 6 hours. On Wednesday, the residents were in dark since 3 am and were forced to sleep outside their homes due to the heat. More than 500 residents of Siddharth Colony have been protesting outside Reliance Energy office in Tilak Nagar since Wednesday afternoon. They even tried to attack the office. However, to avoid a law and order situation, police forces were deployed. Electricity was restored late at night on humanitarian grounds. Sunil Sukhdev, a resident said, "We are being harassed for three days. We are planning to approach court to apply for the Actrocity Act as all of us are Dalits. None of the housing federation members or builders is coming to our rescue. We are helpless". Reliance Energy has been disconnecting the electricity supply to Siddharth Colony from Monday ...
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Vishal Sikka named in lawsuit against IP-theft 22.6.2018 Rediff: Business
Sikka is considered to be the force behind SAP's analytics platform, HANA that had helped the company strengthen its position in the global market.
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Teradata files IP theft suit against SAP, alleges former CTO Vishal Sikka was in the know 22.6.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
Cloud-based data and analytics firm Teradata has filed a complaint in a US court against German firm SAP alleging trade secret misappropriation, copyright infringement and antitrust violations. The complaint, filed with the US District Court for the Northern District of California, also claimed that key SAP employees, including its then former CTO Vishal Sikka "were aware of and supported SAP's misappropriation of Teradata's trade secrets during the development of HANA". Sikka is considered to be the force behind SAP's analytics platform, HANA that had helped the company strengthen its position in the global market. The complaint has been filed against SAP SE, SAP America, Inc and SAP Labs, LLC (collectively, SAP), Teradata said in a statement on its website. The statement also carried an online link to a copy of the lawsuit filed against SAP. In its complaint, Teradata alleged that SAP has "engaged in a decade-long campaign of anti-competitive behaviour, to the detriment of the parties' customers and ...
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Panama Paper Leaks: Multi Agency Group looking into fresh revelations, says finance ministry 22.6.2018 DNA: Recent Columns
The finance ministry on Thursday said the fresh revelations under the 'Panama Paper Leaks' are being looked into by the Multi Agency Group (MAG), which includes the tax department and the Reserve Bank. The 'Panama Paper leaks' were originally revealed by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) on April 4, 2016, following which, the Indian government had set up the MAG to probe the matter. As per a report in a section of media, more than 1.2 million fresh documents, of which about 12,000 are linked to Indians, have come to light. "The fresh release made in the media today under the Panama Paper Leaks' is being promptly looked into by the law enforcement agencies under the aegis of the MAG already constituted for facilitating coordinated and speedy investigation," the ministry said in a release. It said the Panama Paper leaks involving 426 persons have been already investigated by the Income Tax Department and other member agencies of the MAG. In the 74 cases found actionable, it ...
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Justice Jasti Chelameswar to demit office tomorrow 21.6.2018 Rediff: News
Justice Chelameswar led three senior judges to an unprecedented press conference, mounting a virtual revolt against CJI Dipak Misra.
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Modi govt bans new offshoots of al-Qaeda, ISIS under anti-terror law 21.6.2018 DNA: Popular News
The Centre has banned new offshoots of terror organisations al-Qaeda and ISIS under the stringent anti-terror law -- Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, according to an official order. Both al-Qaeda in Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and Islamic State of Iraq and the Sham-Khorasan (ISIS-K), an Afghanistan-based affiliate of ISIS, have been declared unlawful by the Union home ministry as they were found to be radicalising Indian youths for 'global jihad' and encouraging terror acts on Indian interests, it said. The ISIS-K is also known as Islamic State in Khorasan Province (ISKP)/ISIS Wilayat Khorasan, the order said. The AQIS, an affiliate of al-Qaeda, is a terrorist organisation, which has committed acts of terrorism in the neighbouring countries and has been promoting and encouraging terror acts on Indian interests in the Indian Sub-continent, it said.  It has been attempting radicalisation and recruitment of youths from India, it said, adding and the outfit has been declared as the banned organisation ...
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Sebi to amend laws for entities undertaking 3ird party assignments 21.6.2018 Rediff: Business
This would cover assignments taken up for issuers, pooled investment vehicles, intermediaries and market infrastructure entities.
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Centre probing fresh cases of 'Panama Paper Leaks' 21.6.2018 Sify Finance
[India], June 21 (ANI): The government on Thursday confirmed that it is looking into the fresh release made in the media today under 'Panama Paper Leaks'.
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Prompt investigation in fresh series of cases pertaining to ‘Panama Papers’ 21.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The fresh release made in the media today under ‘Panama Paper Leaks’ is being promptly looked into by the law enforcement agencies under the aegis of the Multi Agency Group (MAG) already constituted for facilitating coordinated and speedy investigation.
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Smart policing is the need of the hour: Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir at 19th All India Conference of Directors of Finger Print Bureaux 21.6.2018 Govt of india: PIB
The Minister of State for Home Affairs Shri Hansraj Gangaram Ahir has said that there is a need to amend the Identification of Prisoners Act 1920, to provide legal authority for taking of finger impressions, photographs and measurements of persons arrested.
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Nazrin Hassan head of Malaysian VC Cradle Fund dies from phone blast 21.6.2018 Sify Finance
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Hafiz Saeed's son, son-in-law to contest Pak poll 21.6.2018 Rediff: News
The JuD will contest the election on the platform of a little known "dormant" political entity, Allaha-u-Akbar Tehreek.
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Teradata alleges SAP stole secrets and ex-Infy man Vishal Sikka knew it; Calls SAP HANA "inferior" and BW "ill-equipped" 21.6.2018 Sify Finance
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Why Gujarat cops are visiting 'sensitive' Dalit villages 21.6.2018 Rediff: Top Stories (India)
'Police officers have to meet Dalits and other communities, find out about issues that could lead to law and order problems.'
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If govt has its way your take-home pay may decline 21.6.2018 Rediff: Business
While some trade union leaders have welcomed the move, industry has opposed it, fearing an increase in its wage bill
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George and Amal Clooney donate $100,000 to support migrant children separated from families 21.6.2018 DNA: Top News
George and Amal Clooney pledged their support to the migrant children at the US-Mexico border who have been torn away from their families. The Clooney Foundation for Justice will be donating $100,000 to the Young Center for Immigrant Children's Rights, the Hollywood power couple said in a statement to People magazine. "At some point in the future our children will ask us: 'Is it true, did our country really take babies from their parents and put them in detention centres?' And when we answer yes, they'll ask us what we did about it. What we said. Where we stood. "We can't change this administration's policy but we can help defend the victims of it," the Clooneys, who have one-year-old twins Ella and Alexander, said. The Young Center's Executive Director, Maria Woltjen, thanked the couple for their support during this "vital" time. "This administration's policy disregards international law and basic principles of human decency. To treat children in such a cruel manner not only violates their legal rights ...
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1 held for inflammatory posts on social media 21.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
1 held for inflammatory posts on social media
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Raj Bhawan, Science Centre to celebrate Yoga Day 21.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Raj Bhawan, Science Centre to celebrate Yoga Day
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Assam seeks 150 companies of security forces from Centre 21.6.2018 The Assam Tribune
Assam seeks 150 companies of security forces from Centre
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