Lok Sabha proceedings were adjourned till 2 pm on Monday as a mark of respect for sitting member Ramchandra Paswan who passed away. Speaker Om Birla led the House in expressing condolence over the passing away of Paswan and former Delhi Chief Minister Sheila Dixit. Paswan, a Lok Janshakti Party member, was a member from […]

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Seventy boys and men have been given red cards by the Anti-Romeo Squads of police in Noida and Greater Noida in one week for harassing females in public places, officials said on Monday. In a unique effort, the district police had announced that it would issue red cards to such offenders as a warning before […]

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The BJP on Tuesday termed as inappropriate and irresponsible the opposition parties demand that Prime Minister Narendra Modi make a statement on US President Donald Trumps Kashmir claim and accused them of putting politics above national interest. Senior party leader Prakash Javadekar told reporters that the row over Trumps comments that Modi wanted him to […]

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Algorithmic Accountability Bill: Tech entrepreneur and Rajya Sabha member Rajeev Chandrasekhar Wednesday accused the social media platforms of using automated computer codes to violate the freedom of expression guaranteed under the Indian Constitution. Raising the issue of use of algorithms, a kind of automated software code, to filter out or amplify certain conversations, BJPs Rajya […]

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Article 370 debate in Lok Sabha: Congress leader in the Lok Sabha Adhir Ranjan Chowdhurys self-goal in Parliament on the Modi governments big Jammu and Kashmir move has upset his party. Chowdhurys statement deeply embarrassed former Congress president and UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi by appearing to suggest that Jammu and Kashmir is not an internal […]

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About 25 websites of Central Ministries and state governments were hacked in the first five months of 2019, Parliament was informed Thursday. As per the information reported to and tracked by Indian Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT-In), a total number of 199, 172, 110 and 25 websites of Central Ministries\/Departments and State Governments were hacked […]

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The Delhi High Court Monday sought to know as to why the separate pleas of arms dealer Sanjay Bhandari and Robert Vadra, seeking quashing of a money laundering case against them, not be heard together. Presently, Bhandari and his wifes petition for quashing of the ED case is being heard by a single judge, while […]

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Janata Dal (Secular) leader HD Kumaraswamy on Tuesday resigned as Karnataka Chief Minister after losing the trust vote in the Vidhan Soudha he had moved on July 18 to prove majority. Kumaraswamy lost the floor test by 6 votes after a four-day marathon debate on the motion. While 99 votes were in favour of the […]

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Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik will hoist the national flag at the main function of the Independence Day at Sher-e-Kashmir stadium here on Thursday for which all arrangements have been made, Principal Secretary in the JK administration Rohit Kansal said. In Jammu, the Independence Day celebrations would be led by an advisor to […]

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By Jay Mazoomdaar Abbinaya Kuzhanthaivel India In our policies, in our economics, we have to change the conversation about conservation. In 2014, 2,226 (1,945-2,491) tigers were estimated in the country. The present estimate records a 33% jump in four years. One significant aspect of the latest estimation is the capture of 2,461 individual tigers This […]

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