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May 16, 2017
GM Mustard row: Govt's claims of higher yields, low import bills untrue, says petitioner Aruna RodriguesFirstpost writer Indra Shekhar Singh speaks with Aruna Rodrigues, who exposed “agronomical fraud” in the claims made to support the introduction of HT GM mustard in India
May 04, 2017
UN reviews human rights in India: Excessive use of force in Kashmir, violence against minorities among key issuesThe UN Human Rights Council (UNHCR) has flagged a number of issues, including excessive use of force in Jammu and Kashmir, caste-based violence and violence against minorities and criminalisation of same-sex relations
May 02, 2017
Indian soldiers beheaded on LoC: DGMO speaks to Pakistani counterpart over hotlineIslamabad: The top army commanders of Pakistan and India Tuesday talked over the hotline, a day after a Pakistani special forces team sneaked across the Line of Control and beheaded two Indian security personnel.
Apr 26, 2017
Skill India: Serious conflict of interest in NSDC's functioning, says govt panelA panel set up by the government has found "serious conflict of interest" in the functioning of the National Skill Development Corporation, recommending that the government review its role and create a strong oversight mechanism
Apr 11, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence will affect India-Pakistan bilateral ties, says Sushma Swaraj in Rajya SabhaReacting strongly to the Paksitan's decission to send an Indian national, Kulbhushan Jadhav to the gallows, Sushma Swaraj said that India will regard this as "premeditated murder"
Apr 10, 2017
Kulbhushan Jadhav, Indian arrested in Pakistan for spying, sentenced to deathIndian citizen Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was arrested by Pakistan on allegations of being a R&AW spy, was on monday sentenced to death on charges of espionage by a military court.
Apr 05, 2017
Attack on African nationals: Terming racist assaults as 'petty crimes' can do more harm than goodTreating the assaults on Africans as “actions of a few criminals” is unlikely to assuage the African community at a time when the government has undertaken a major programme to reach out to African countries following the India-Africa Forum Summit in 2015.
Apr 03, 2017
By working through summer, Supreme Court is doing its bit to clear pendency: Govt must also chip inIn a break from tradition, most of India's Supreme Court will be working this summer with 19 of the 28 judges hearing cases over the summer.
Feb 27, 2017
Venkaiah Naidu rubbishes charge of lack of freedom of speech under Narendra ModiNew Delhi: Trashing opposition charge of lack of freedom of speech under the Modi government, Union Minister Venkaiah Naidu on Monday said there was so much liberty in the country that even the Prime Minister could be compared to a donkey.
Feb 27, 2017
Gurmehar Kaur row: Bullies Rijiju and Sehwag need lessons on argument to overcome troll mentalityMinister of State for Home Affairs, Kiren Rijiju and cricketer Virender Sehwag need should have attacked the view rather than launching personal attacks on 20-year-old Gurmehar Kaur for having an opinion