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Apr 19, 2017
Punjab CM Amarinder Singh orders crackdown on illegal sex determination centresPunjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh on Wednesday ordered a crackdown on all sex determination centres alleged to be running in the state.
Apr 17, 2017
Malappuram bypoll: BJP needs to go back to drawing board after Kerala expansion plan suffers setbackThe Bharatiya Janata Party’s attempt to take its electoral breakthrough in the Assembly elections in Kerala to the next stage has suffered a jolt with the party failing to maintain its momentum in the Malappuram Lok Sabha constituency.
Apr 16, 2017
BJP wants Narendra Modi to form next government too after 2019 Lok Sabha pollsHailing the NDA government for its pro-poor policies, the BJP on Sunday urged people to help Prime Minister Narendra Modi form the next government too - in 2019.
Mar 19, 2017
Maharashtra govt slashes funds for welfare of minorities; AIMIM expresses dismayIn the Maharashtra Budget presented in the state Assembly on Saturday, the allocation for the welfare of minorities was Rs 350 crore as compared to Rs 405 crore in 2016-17
Mar 11, 2017
Punjab Election Results 2017: CM Badal's dream of 6th term remains unfulfilledEighty-nine-year-old Parkash Singh Badal's dream of becoming the chief minister of Punjab thrice in a row and the sixth time overall will remain unfulfilled.
Mar 06, 2017
West Bengal child trafficking case: Jalpaiguri CDPO Sasmita Ghosh held in adoption racketThe CID today arrested Jalpaiguri District Child Protection Officer Sasmita Ghosh in the trafficking case in which babies and children were sold, some to foreigners, through questionable adoption deals.
Mar 06, 2017
Sangli female foeticide: Maharashtra government launches investigationMaharashtra Women & Child Welfare Minister Pankaja Munde on Monday announced a probe into the shocking case of discovery of 19 female foetuses near a private hospital compound in the state's Sangli district.
Mar 06, 2017
Mandatory Aadhaar for welfare is fine but govt should address privacy, connectivity issues firstThe Aadhaar project has its uses, certainly, but it is time for some stock-taking of its implementation, including concerns about its creep
Feb 27, 2017
Culling stray dogs: Civic bodies are inflicting needless suffering on man's best friendWhat is ownership? Do we own everything in the world? Is every plant, every creature a belonging of some human. Does it have no right to live?
Feb 25, 2017
Amartya Sen: Govt might benefit in short run by stifling opinion, but memories will stayAmartya Sen was speaking with Firstpost in light of the re-launch of an expanded version of Collective Choice & Social Welfare