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Dec 06, 2017
Centre's transgender protection bill is problematic and woefully inadequate, will harm communitySo as it stands, the Transgender Persons [Protection of Rights] Bill 2016 is clearly woefully inadequate to meet the needs of the Indian trans community. If passed, it would not only cement problematic definitions of gender into law, but also institute provisions that actively harm the community and potentially lead to more interference and discrimination than they already face.
Dec 05, 2017
Former Hurriyat chief Abdul Gani Bhat says 'can't repeat past mistakes' even as separatists reject talks with Dineshwar SharmaA split emerged in separatist ranks on Tuesday. Former Hurriyat Conference chairman professor Abdul Gani Bhat and top party leader said that “ mistakes’’ of the past by rejecting talks with New Delhi’s interlocutors “can’t be repeated".
Dec 02, 2017
Delhi HC slams police for failure to conclude probe in 10-year-old graft case involving traffic personnelDelhi High Court has pulled up the police for its failure to conclude the probe into a "sting operation" in which many traffic policemen were purportedly filmed taking bribes from Blueline bus operators.
Nov 23, 2017
Finance ministry says no proposal to withdraw cheque book facility, it is integral part of payments landscapeThe finance ministry said there is no proposal to withdraw the bank cheque book facility, which is an integral part of the payments landscape.
Nov 15, 2017
Delhi to have BS-VI fuel by April next year to mitigate pollution; automobile firms wary of new deadlineHowever, the automakers will not be hurried to change engine requirements because of the new deadlines as previous BS-IV grade are also capable to run on the new BS-VI fuel
Nov 13, 2017
Former Meghalaya Parliamentary Secretaries say they cannot be disqualifiedMeghalaya legislators who quit as Parliamentary Secretaries after the High Court struck down a state law providing for such appointments
Nov 12, 2017
Ace shooter Gagan Narang, NRAI hail Centre's decision to exempt sports equipment from GSTThe Indian shooting fraternity welcomed the government's decision to exempt imported sports equipment from the ambit of Goods and Services Tax (GST).
Nov 03, 2017
Debate over khichdi and National Anthem highlights why Indians have an amorphous idea of nationhoodAs the postcolonial impulse that dominated the early days of India's emergence as a nation state fades away, the national identity is getting slowly submerged into other identities. Progressively, and among Millennials, the nationhood identity has come to rest on only very few mores such as sport or entertainment, and these impulses are considerably weaker compared to regional and cultural ones. Debate over signifiers that unite India therefore trigger such a feral and animated response.
Oct 17, 2017
Election commission launches mobile app 'RONET' for efficient management of the poll processAccording to the official note, RONET will also be used for processing payments to the entire workforce involved in the election process.
Oct 16, 2017
'Ate from garbage bins, worked more than 20 hours a day,' says Kerala woman who escaped from Saudi Arabia after 8 monthsManjusha Om, a 38-year-old woman from Kerala who fell victim of trafficking managed to escape her employer in Saudi Arabia after eight months