Author Archives: Rajat

Madras HC stays floor test till Oct 4, rebel AIADMK leader Dinakaran says ‘justice on our side’

Eight of the 18 MLAs had moved court challenging the action against them under the anti-defection law as ‘unauthorised’ and ‘illegal’. The Madras high court on Wednesday extended the stay on a floor test in the Tamil Nadu assembly till ...

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Effective steps to provide women entrepreneurial awareness programs: Deputy Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh

There is a need for multi-dimensional approach from different sector from government, financial institutions, individual women entrepreneurs for a flexible integrated and coordinated specific approach for development and promotion of women, said Mr Keshav Prasad Maurya, Deputy Chief Minister, Uttar Pradesh at ...

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18-yr-old Dalit girl in Haryana commits suicide after ‘gangrape’, 3 arrested

The 18-year-old girl died on Monday, two days after she consumed pesticide “because of continuous harassment”, said the family. A Dalit girl committed suicide after being allegedly gangraped by three youths in Palwan village of Jind district in Haryana. The ...

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Arunachal Pradesh: Chakma-Hajong issue worsens as clashes mar bandh in Arunachal

New Delhi/Itanagar, Sept. 19: The Narendra Modi government’s flip-flops on refugees came to the fore again as the Union home ministry today said it would move the Supreme Court seeking modification in the court’s earlier order on granting citizenship to Chakma ...

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In a rare case, 12-year-old tribal boy detected with four species of malaria

Of the four malaria species, P. falciparum causes the most severe symptoms and can even lead to death. A 12-year-old tribal boy from Chhattisgarh was diagnosed with quadruple malaria— wherein four types of plasmodium parasites are found in a single blood sample, ...

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