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Nov 02, 2017
BJP leads in fielding candidates with criminal past in Himachal polls; reluctance to support lifetime ban is expectedOn Wednesday, the Supreme Court toughened its stand on the issue, ordering the government to expedite trials of pending 1,581 cases against MPs and MLAs and to create special courts for the same.
Oct 31, 2017
SC seeks data on conviction rate of politicians in criminal cases, mulls lifetime ban on convicted lawmakersSupreme Court sought to know the rate of conviction of politicians in criminal cases and asked whether its direction to complete trial against them within a year was being effectively implemented
Sep 23, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Shiv Sena says providing shelter to refugees will not be in Indian Muslims' interestThe Shiv Sena Saturday said if India is forced to provide shelter to Rohingya immigrants under pressure from "vote-hungry" politicians, it would not bode well for Muslims in the country
Sep 17, 2017
Gauri Lankesh murdered: Writer Vikram Sampath questions SIT's approach after team records his statementThe Special Investigating Team, probing the Gauri Lankesh case, has recorded the statement of writer Vikram Sampath in connection with the killing of the journalist-activist
Sep 06, 2017
'I'm off to war': French Order of Liberation vet remembers WWIIIn 1940, General de Gaulle created the 'Order of the Liberation', 1,038 men and women who would fight to free France from Nazi rule in World War II. Among those, only 11 are alive today. At 97 years old, former member of the French resistance and politician Hubert Germain offers an increasingly-rare first hand account of his experiences.
Sep 06, 2017
Gauri Lankesh murdered: Journalists, politicians, activists and common people pay respects to senior scribeSenior Kannada journalist-activist Gauri Lankesh, known for her left-leaning outlook and forthright views against Hindutva politics, was shot dead by unidentified assailants at her residence in Bengaluru on Tuesday.
Aug 25, 2017
Gurmeet Ram Rahim convicted: Sharad Yadav blames politicians seeking help from religious leaders for violenceCondemning the violence by Dera Sacha Sauda followers, JD(U) leader Sharad Yadav Friday said such incidents are bound to happen when politicians take help from religious leaders and mix religion with politics
Aug 21, 2017
From Amit Shah to Mamata Banerjee, uncivilised remarks and arrogance of power define Indian politiciansBJP chief Amit Shah recently defended the callousness of the Yogi Adityanath government in Uttar Pradesh after scores of children died in a hospital in Gorakhpur, saying, this was not the first time it had happened in India
Aug 11, 2017
Politicians blocking people on social media has sparked a debated about violation of free speechPoliticians at all levels increasingly embrace social media to discuss government business, sometimes at the expense of traditional town halls.
Aug 11, 2017
NIA files chargesheet against man in Kerala accused of planning to kill judges, politicians, policeA chargesheet was filed on Friday against a man linked to terror outfit ISIS for allegedly trying to wage war against the country by planning to kill judges, politicians and police officers in Kerala