No right is permanent as it changes with the concept of socio-economic conditions, former president Pranab Mukherjee said Saturday. He said that the architect of the Constitution, B R Ambedkar, had advised during the discussion on the statute that it will be the people of India who will decide the nature of the Constitution because […]

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The Congress and the CPI(M) have sealed a seat adjustment for the upcoming bypolls in three Assembly segments in West Bengal to stop the march of the BJP and the Trinamool Congress in the state. The state leadership of the two parties decided in a meeting late on Friday that while the Congress will contest […]

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In an apparent reference to scrapping of Article 370 by the Centre, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Wednesday asserted that if a decision was taken in respect of any particular state, people of that state should be taken into confidence. She expressed her concerns on the bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir and the […]

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At least seven people were injured after a speeding SUV drove into a crowd on a pavement in Bengaluru. The driver of the white SUV, a Mahindra Xylo, was allegedly drunk and has been arrested. The 9-second video of the incident, captured in a CCTV camera at HSR Layout locality in Bengaluru, shows the car […]

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The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has asked noted historian Romila Thapar to submit her CV in order to review if she can continue as Professor Emerita. Romila has served as a professor at JNU for several decades before she was given the position as an emeritus at JNU. Speaking to The Indian Express, Romila, 87, […]

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A major fire broke out at two godowns in an industrial area in suburban Goregaon on Saturday morning, a senior official said. Two firemen were injured during the fire-fighting operation, he said. The fire broke out at Plot no 7 in Udyog Nagar Industrial Estate in Goregaon West at 6.57 am. It was confined to […]

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Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leader and Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Singh Saturday met Shweta Bhatt, wife of sacked IPS officer Sanjiv Bhatt who was last month sentenced to life imprisonment in a 29-year-old custodial death case. Bhatt was suspended from the Indian Police Service in 2011 and sacked by the Ministry of Home Affairs in […]

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NMC Bill 2019: Doctors are vehemently protesting against a new law to regulate the medical profession and education in the country. Indian Medical Association vehemently criticised the National Medical Commission Bill 2019 which has been passed by the Rajya Sabha on Thursday. The Lok Sabha had already passed the bill last month. The bill will […]

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Arun Jaitley health update: Former Finance Minister Arun Jaitley continues to be critical but stable, reports said. Home Minister Amit Shah and Health Minister Hardh Vardhan visited the ailing minister at AIIMS on Friday evening. Jaitley, 66, was admitted to the top hospital on August 9 after he complained of restlessness and breathlessness. AIIMS has […]

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Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Saturday hit out at the Modi government, asking on what grounds leaders of her party were prevented from addressing the media and later taken into custody in Jammu and Kashmir. Asking whether it was a crime to speak to the media, Priyanka tweeted, On what grounds have Congress leaders […]

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