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Tuesday, January 16, 2018
 

India

No one, no khap, no council, can question adult couples for inter-caste marriage: SC

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The Supreme Court on Tuesday termed as ”absolutely illegal” any attack by khap panchayats or associations against an adult man and woman opting for inter- caste marriage....   | Read..
 

VHP leader Togadia alleges plot to kill him

First published on 16-Jan-2018
Vishva Hindu Parishad leader Pravin Togadia, who briefly went missing on Monday, charged that “some people” were trying to stifle his voice and that he was not allowed to speak on issue......   | Read..
 

'Bibi-Narendra' blunts thorn

First published on 16-Jan-2018
From water, agriculture and defence, India and Israel on Monday moved to new areas of cooperation in energy and cyber security with Prime Ministers Benjamin Netanyahu and Narendra Modi agreeing to ......   | Read..
 

Anguish at judge event

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The differences within the judiciary remained unresolved on Monday, although all the 12 courts discharged their duties normally and the Bar Council of India chairman claimed a truce by saying "......   | Read..
 

SC asks Maharashtra govt to give judge Loya's reports to parties seeking probe

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the Maharashtra government to give all documents pertaining to the death of Justice B.H. Loya to petitioners seeking an independent probe into the death....   | Read..
 

Kamala mills fire: Mojo's Bistro owner Yug Tulli surrenders

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The owner of the Mojo's Bistro pub Yug Tulli, who had been evading arrest in the Kamala Mills compound fire case, surrendered before the Mumbai Police on Tuesday, officials said....   | Read..
 

Appetisers for Bengal business summit

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The menu for the fourth edition of the Bengal Global Business Summit was set by twin appetisers on Monday: an appeal by chief minister Mamata Banerjee to land-losers to draw investors with "lo......   | Read..
 

Achoo! Good that you did so

First published on 16-Jan-2018
Do not try to suppress a sneeze, doctors have cautioned, highlighting the possibility of serious complications from a burst eardrum to a ruptured artery in the brain if one is unlucky....   | Read..
 

Indian nurses for NHS

First published on 16-Jan-2018
Britain's National Health Service (NHS) is to recruit more than 600 nurses - mostly from the Philippines but also some from India - as an emergency measure to meet a critical shortage in Northern I......   | Read..
 

CBI lets go cops in Sohrab case

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The CBI on Monday told Bombay High Court that it would not challenge the discharge of several senior IPS officers in the Sohrabuddin Sheikh "encounter", a case recently in the spotlight o......   | Read..
 

Cong temple taunt at BJP

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The Congress has asked the government to pass a law to ban their leaders' entry into temples if Rahul Gandhi's visits to places of worship disturbed the BJP so much....   | Read..
 

Old instant talaq fight

First published on 16-Jan-2018
A team of Muslim thinkers and leaders had requested the All India Muslim Personal Law Board to ban the instant talaq 25 years ago, long before the recent controversy over the government's attempt t......   | Read..
 

Beatles ashram plans revival

First published on 16-Jan-2018
In 1968, The Beatles and a crew of hangers-on traded hip London threads for kurtas and wreaths of marigold, trudging through dense forest to an ashram in Rishikesh, where they spent weeks writing s......   | Read..
 

Everything settled: AG & Bar Council chief

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The Bar Council of India on Monday said the standoff among Supreme Court judges had been settled amicably at a tea party, the claim coming shortly after the Chief Justice of India rejected a lawyer......   | Read..
 

Cong firm on call for Loya case probe

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The Congress has said that a matter of national importance, impinging on the independence of the judiciary, cannot be decided by the feelings of an individual or a family, responding to the stateme......   | Read..
 

Senior 4 kept out of bench

First published on 16-Jan-2018
A notification listing the cases a five-judge constitution bench will hear from Wednesday seems to suggest that Friday's revolt by four senior judges on the way key cases are being allocated has ha......   | Read..
 

Syllabus agreement with J&K

First published on 16-Jan-2018
The Union government on Monday signed an agreement with the Jammu and Kashmir government for convergence of school curricula with that of central textbook production agency NCERT and a student-exch......   | Read..
 

766-day sit-in for brother

First published on 16-Jan-2018
When Kerala Blasters striker C.K. Vineeth dedicated Sunday's Indian Super League victory over Mumbai City to Sreejith, he joined an army of politicians, actors and social media users who have expre......   | Read..
 

Togadia rift spills out in Gujarat

First published on 16-Jan-2018
Gujarat police formed four teams to trace Pravin Togadia, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad leader whose relations with Narendra Modi are frosty, after his supporters resorted to vandalism alleging that he......   | Read..
 

Pak soldiers, rebels killed on Army Day

First published on 16-Jan-2018
India's security forces on Monday killed at least four Pakistani soldiers in "retaliatory" shelling across the Jammu border and eliminated five or six infiltrating militants in a gunfight......   | Read..