Lok Sabha on Monday passed the National Medical Commission Bill for replacing the corruption-plagued MCI with a new body, in what was described by the government as one of the biggest reforms that will end inspector raj in the medical education sector. The bill that seeks to repeal the Indian Medical Council Act 1956 was […]

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A day ahead of seeking the trust vote in the Karnataka assembly, Chief Minister B SYediyurappa on Sunday expressed confidence about proving themajority. He also said that the finance bill prepared by the previous Congress-JD(S) government would be tabled by him in the assembly on Monday, without any changes. On Monday hundred per cent I […]

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Trinamool Congress leader Derek O Brien on Wednesday slammed the government over the speed with which the bills are being passed this Parliament session. A day after the government passed the Triple Talaq Bill, oppositions demand to send it to the select committee, the quiz-master-turned-politician asked is the parliament delivering pizzas or passing legislation. The […]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that his government took unprecedented action against He said that such actions were never taken in the past. Corruption and looting of public money and terrorism are tackled on top priority, in a way that was never done earlier, the Prime Minister said while speaking at UNESCO Headquarters […]

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Two Delhi University students, who are members of the AAPs student wing CYSS, have been on a hunger strike for four days to demand that ballot papers be used in Delhi University Students Union (DUSU) polls. Rajneesh Tiwari and Hetram Yadav are pursuing graduation from Delhi University colleges and have been on a hunger strike […]

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Former Karnataka chief minister H D Kumaraswamy on Sunday slammed the Enforcement Directorate (ED) for refusing to allow a plea by senior Congress leader D K Shivakumar for exempting him from appearance before it on Monday in view of Ganesha Chaturthi festival. Kumaraswamy termed as vindictive attitude the EDs action in summoning Shivakumar to appear […]

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P Chidambaram pleas in Supreme Court: The Supreme Court is scheduled to hear senior Congress leader and former Union finance minister P Chidambarams pleas on Monday challenging the Delhi High Courts order which denied him anticipatory bail in the INX Media money laundering and corruption cases. Also, Chidambarams five-day CBI custody will end on Monday […]

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Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan on Thursday asserted that there was no change in the CPI(M)-LDF governments stance on Sabarimala and lashed out at the BJP saying the saffron party had cheated devotees in the name of a new legislation. There is no change in the state governments stand on Sabarimala. Our stand was to […]

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Artificial Intelligence: Prime Minister Narendra Modis government has begun the use of Artificial Intelligence on pilot basis for crop cutting and yield estimation under its flagship scheme Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yoajana. The move is aimed at cutting down the cost of farming while increasing productivity. It is also aimed at ensuring better prices for […]

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Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) leader Sadhvi Prachi has once again sparked controversy. This time she has made an appeal to the kanwariyas to boycott Muslim shopkeepers and items prepared by them. Addressing a crowd in Baghpat on Wednesday, she made a reference to Lord Shiv to ask people to carry garland in one hand and […]

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