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May 22, 2017
Uttar Pradesh set to end 20 percent minority quota in social welfare schemesThe Bharatiya Janta party government in Uttar Pradesh is all set to end the 20 percent quota for minorities in social welfare schemes.
May 21, 2017
Family of slain soldier Sudesh Kumar calls off indefinite fast after meeting Yogi AdityanathThe protesting family members of a soldier, who was killed in Pakistani firing in 2016, on Sunday agreed to end their indefinite fast saying Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath had promised to visit their village.
May 21, 2017
October to be decisive month for refugees entering Australia, or else 'the game's up'Refugees entering Australia have until October to prove their status. If unable to do so, they face the option of being kicked out and banned from re-entering Australia.
May 16, 2017
From race tracks to death: Behind glitzy equestrian sports lie a gruesome chain of crueltyEquestrian sports are as sick as you can get them. Nothing can disguise the cruelty — both during and after — to the animals whether it's the huge prize money, the fashion show of the spectators, the glittering prizes or the media coverage.
May 14, 2017
Haryana gangrape case: State announces Rs 10.5 lakh aid for victim's familyFinancial assistance of Rs 10.5 lakh was announced on Sunday for the family of a young woman who was gang-raped and killed in Haryana on 11 May.
May 14, 2017
Supreme Court questions Centre about how Rs 20,000 crore meant for workers' welfare has been spentWhere has a whopping amount of Rs 20,000 crore, meant for workers' welfare, gone? Spent on tea parties or vacation of officials?
May 03, 2017
Four years after rescue, over 200 Bangladeshi victims of trafficking still await a return homeRoughly four years after they were rescued and sheltered in homes across West Bengal, more than 200 Bangladeshi victims of human trafficking are anxiously waiting for return to their country, but ironically they themselves have become the stumbling blocks.
Apr 30, 2017
Smoke on the water: A travelogue of Kasol, Tosh and MalanaWhat happens when 2 stoners visit a mysterious, hilly village in North India — 8000 feet above sea level — to smoke the best marijuana in the world?
Apr 25, 2017
CIC tells Indian Air Force to divulge financial details of employees-funded ventures, comply with RTI ActSanjeev Sharma, a former wing commander at the Indian Air Force Sharma raised serious questions about the financial integrity of the non-public funds managed by the Indian Air force via a whopping 6,443 RTI applications
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.