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UPSC row HC to hear PIL against decision on English section

Aug 21, 2014

UPSC row HC to hear PIL against decision on English section

The Delhi High Court today agreed to hear tomorrow a PIL against UPSC's recent decision asking civil services aspirants not to answer questions in the English Comprehensive section of the Preliminary Examination to be held on 24 August. #NewsTracker #PIL #Delhi High Court #English #UPSC #civil aspirants #UPSC row #English Comprehensive section
Delhi HC rejects plea against exclusion of English in civil service exam

Aug 21, 2014

Delhi HC rejects plea against exclusion of English in civil service exam

The Delhi High Court refused to provide relief to a civil service aspirant challenging the decision of the UPSC asking candidates to leave questions unanswered in the English comprehensive section. #NewsTracker #UPSC row #UPSC issue #CSAT-1 #Civil Services exams #English sections
UPSC issue English marks not to be included for grading in prelims

Aug 20, 2014

UPSC issue English marks not to be included for grading in prelims

Marks obtained on English comprehension skills, asked in second paper of the civil services (preliminary) exam, will not be included for grading. #India #NewsTracker #English #UPSC #Civil Services #CSAT #UPSC row #marks
Grisly child killers will be first women in independent India to be executed

Aug 19, 2014

Grisly child killers will be first women in independent India to be executed

Masterminded by Anjana, who died in 1998, they formed a ring where they would steal purses and pickpocket in temples, fairs, markets etc and if they were caught in the act, the other sister, who would be carrying a baby, would throw it on the ground or bang its head on the wall to make it cry distract the crowd. #Kolhapur #Murder #killing #Mercy plea #Death row #kidnapping #Yerawada #female executions #child murders #child murderers
Binayak Sen to Irom Sharmila A look at India's post-independence social activists

Aug 12, 2014

Binayak Sen to Irom Sharmila A look at India's post-independence social activists

It's not just politicians, India's social activists have brought about considerable changes in the country in the last 68 years of independence. Here's a look at some of the prominent social activists born post-independence. #Binayak Sen #kiran bedi #Irom Sharmila #Sandeep Pandey #Dayamani Barla #Ashok Row Kavi #Javed Anand #FreeIndia #Teeta Setalvad

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In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

Jan 12, 2014

In the Devyani Khobragade saga, Indo-US ties biggest victim

The Americans grossly misjudged and miscalculated the response of India, ignoring the fact that Washington chose to up its ante at a time when general elections are less than four months away and no government in New Delhi could have politically afforded to take the American affront lying low. #United States #Barack Obama #diplomacy #ConnectTheDots #Preet Bharara #Nisha Desai Biswal #United Nation #Devyani Khobragade #Sangeeta Richards #India-US diplomacy #Diplomat arrest row
Devyani's arrest: When will Indian media side with the poor?

Dec 19, 2013

Devyani's arrest: When will Indian media side with the poor?

Meanwhile please spare a the poor girl, who would be terrified to face these "big people". I wonder when the Indian media will side with the poor? #United States #India #Devyani Khobdagade #Devyani row

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Devyani's arrest: When will Indian media side with the poor?

Aug 20, 2014

Tony Stewart will sit out third race weekend in a row at Bristol

Stewart-Haas Racing announces that co-owner and driver Tony Stewart will sit out this upcoming race weekend at Bristol Motor Speedway. Stewart has not raced since being involved in a sprint car incident that claimed the life of 20-year-old Kevin Ward... #Bristol #Tony Stewart #Stewart-Haas Racing #NASCAR
Devyani's arrest: When will Indian media side with the poor?

Aug 19, 2014

First Week of April 2015 Options Trading For T Rowe Price Group (TROW)

Investors in T Rowe Price Group Inc. (NASD: TROW) saw new options become available this week, for the April 2015 expiration. One of the key inputs that goes into the price an option buyer is willing to pay, is the time value, so with 241 days until e... #Bristol #Tony Stewart #Stewart-Haas Racing #NASCAR
Devyani's arrest: When will Indian media side with the poor?

Aug 18, 2014

Pilot, flight attendant row grounds Saudi plane: report

A Saudi Arabian Airlines flight was delayed for hours after a fist fight broke out between the plane's pilot and a flight attendant, according to a report... #Bristol #Tony Stewart #Stewart-Haas Racing #NASCAR