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Hong Kong Police fires tear gas as protesters resist China's grip, launch first major demonstration after COVID-19 outbreak
World

Hong Kong Police fires tear gas as protesters resist China's grip, launch first major demonstration after COVID-19 outbreak

Thousands of protesters swarmed some of Hong Kong’s busiest neighbourhoods on Sunday, singing, chanting and erecting roadblocks of torn-up bricks and debris as police repeatedly fired tear gas, pepper spray and a water cannon during the city’s largest street mobilisation in month

J&K bifurcation: Keeping Valley with Jammu will make things worse; end of decades-old revolt only possible if Kashmir gets autonomy
India

J&K bifurcation: Keeping Valley with Jammu will make things worse; end of decades-old revolt only possible if Kashmir gets autonomy

By linking Kashmir in an unnatural union with Jammu and bringing them under Delhi’s direct rule, India is only offering the troubled people of Kashmir a choice of jackboots

Article 370 of the Constitution to be revoked: Provisions of Article and what its abrogation means for Jammu and Kashmir
India

Article 370 of the Constitution to be revoked: Provisions of Article and what its abrogation means for Jammu and Kashmir

Union Minister for Home Affairs Amit Shah on Monday announced in the Rajya Sabha that Article 370 of the Indian Constitution is to be abrogated under the Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2019 signed by President Ram Nath Kovind

New RBI governor should follow his
Business

New RBI governor should follow his "dharma" to protect central bank's autonomy, says Rangarajan

Rangarajan said there are questions about the deflator that has been used and also on data on company affairs.

Omar Abdullah calls regional autonomy only solution to conflict in Jammu and Kashmir, says non-governance hurting state
India

Omar Abdullah calls regional autonomy only solution to conflict in Jammu and Kashmir, says non-governance hurting state

National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah Wednesday said granting autonomy is the only "pragmatic solution" to the decades-old problem of Jammu and Kashmir.

DMK opposes Centre's approval to enact Dam Safety Bill, terms it 'another attack on states' autonomy'
India

DMK opposes Centre's approval to enact Dam Safety Bill, terms it 'another attack on states' autonomy'

The DMK strongly opposed the Union Cabinet's approval to enact a Dam Safety Bill, accusing the BJP-led government at the Centre of launching "yet another attack on the states' autonomy"

New Delhi: Teachers' associations march to protest 'blatant privatisation of public education', 60 universities getting graded autonomy
India

New Delhi: Teachers' associations march to protest 'blatant privatisation of public education', 60 universities getting graded autonomy

Over a thousand teachers and students marched in New Delhi on Wednesday in an attempt to send a message to the government that they "will not allow destruction of universities"

University Grants Commission grants autonomous status to O P Jindal Global University
Business

University Grants Commission grants autonomous status to O P Jindal Global University

The University Grants Commission has granted Haryana-based O P Jindal Global University (JGU) autonomous status under graded autonomy regulations 2018

Packed Monday for Supreme Court: Day of high-profile hearings with Aadhaar, Article 35A, Love Jihad, BCCI on agenda
India

Packed Monday for Supreme Court: Day of high-profile hearings with Aadhaar, Article 35A, Love Jihad, BCCI on agenda

From personal autonomy to Jammu and Kashmir's autonomy, the Supreme Court has geared up to hear no less than four cases of extreme national importance on Monday.

Spain govt looks to end Catalonia's independence bid: How can Madrid curb region's autonomy?
World

Spain govt looks to end Catalonia's independence bid: How can Madrid curb region's autonomy?

Spanish prime minister Mariano Rajoy will hold an emergency cabinet meeting on Saturday to decide how his government will intervene in Catalonia to stop its independence drive.

Hewlett Packard closes doors on Autonomy; to focus on data center hardware and software
News & Analysis

Hewlett Packard closes doors on Autonomy; to focus on data center hardware and software

Hewlett Packard Enterprise was formed when the company once known as Hewlett-Packard split into HPE and HP Inc in November 2015.

Tipraland movement: Autonomy is core to Tripura's tribal politics, but gaining power in state Assembly would be wiser
Politics

Tipraland movement: Autonomy is core to Tripura's tribal politics, but gaining power in state Assembly would be wiser

The demand for Tipraland makes no sense for the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC), especially because it doesn’t even have the basic infrastructure to sustain the lives of twelve lakh people residing in it, and CPM is most likely going to rule over it as it enjoys an absolute majority in the TTAADC

Independent CBI will remain a pipe dream till agency freed from the clutches of ruling party
India

Independent CBI will remain a pipe dream till agency freed from the clutches of ruling party

CBI has not only failed to fight corruption without prejudice, it has metamorphosed into a Frankenstein’s monster working on the selective principles of the applicability of the law to preserve the Jungle Raj within

Amartya Sen cautions Narendra Modi govt against compromising autonomy of universities
India

Amartya Sen cautions Narendra Modi govt against compromising autonomy of universities

Nobel laureate and renowned economist Amartya Sen said on Tuesday that if the government wants to set up world-class universities it should not try to execute autocratic power on the universities as freedom and autonomy of institutions is vital for the country

Union Budget 2017: Nitish Kumar slams Centre over 'killing' Railway autonomy
Politics

Union Budget 2017: Nitish Kumar slams Centre over 'killing' Railway autonomy

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday criticised the Centre for clubbing the Rail Budget with the general Budget saying "it has killed the autonomy of Railways", the lifeline of the country.

National Anthem guidelines for persons with disabilities are regressive, compromises right of individual autonomy
Politics

National Anthem guidelines for persons with disabilities are regressive, compromises right of individual autonomy

After passing the historic Rights of Persons with Disability Bill in the Lok Sabha in 2016, the new guidelines on how people with disabilities can show respect when the national anthem is being played in movie halls or public functions, shows that perhaps nothing has changed when it comes to respecting the basic human right of individual autonomy

Key demands placed before all-party delegation in Kashmir: Grant of autonomy, holding plebiscite
India

Key demands placed before all-party delegation in Kashmir: Grant of autonomy, holding plebiscite

Grant of autonomy, holding plebiscite and initiating a dialogue with separatists as well as Pakistan were some of the key demands placed before the All Party Delegation (APD) which visited Jammu and Kashmir on 4-5 September.

Unfair: Govt pushes IITs to tweak placement preferences in Make in India thrust
Business

Unfair: Govt pushes IITs to tweak placement preferences in Make in India thrust

As Kiran Mazumdar Shaw of Biocon says IITs may beneift from the Make in India campaign, but nobody can be forced to support it

Catalan separatists restless and ready to declare autonomy from Spain
World

Catalan separatists restless and ready to declare autonomy from Spain

Catalan separatists said on Monday they were ready to declare unilateral independence if Madrid attempted to block a separation process they hope to launch if successful in September's regional elections.

'Lone ranger' Rajan fights for RBI autonomy amid clamour for interest rate cut
Economy

'Lone ranger' Rajan fights for RBI autonomy amid clamour for interest rate cut

Rajan has been fighting persistent rate cut demands, "schizophrenic" attempts to weaken RBI and even rumours about he being 'kicked up' from the Mint Street high seat