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Mumbai court observes there are no 'reasonable grounds' to not connect Rhea Chakraborty to drug case
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Mumbai court observes there are no 'reasonable grounds' to not connect Rhea Chakraborty to drug case

The court also refused to consider Rhea Chakraborty's lawyer's argument that her statement was recorded forcibly and no lady officer was present when she was being interrogated.

If Kunal Kamra objects to Arnab Goswami's journalism, he should switch the channel, not flout air safety norms
India

If Kunal Kamra objects to Arnab Goswami's journalism, he should switch the channel, not flout air safety norms

If Kunal Kamra's behaviour towards Arnab Goswami is condoned then anyone might experience similar heckling from people opposed to them and that may lead to not only unsavoury but even dangerous situations

Kunal Kamra did nothing wrong by heckling Arnab Goswami, even though it isn't a significant act of subversion
India

Kunal Kamra did nothing wrong by heckling Arnab Goswami, even though it isn't a significant act of subversion

Kunal Kamra vs Arnab Goswami: The bar for 'unacceptable behaviour' depends on which side of the establishment you're on

Rafale controversy's collapse after Supreme Court verdict an important lesson for Opposition leaders living in ivory towers
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Rafale controversy's collapse after Supreme Court verdict an important lesson for Opposition leaders living in ivory towers

Political miscalculation often consists in being off-center during power play. Rahul Gandhi maladjustment between hub and wheel to make Rafale as BJP's Bofors scam in the run-up to 2019 election was primarily due to his consistent effort with inconsistent facts which instead of unraveling a scam created a further wall of thick smoke.

CBI to question Indrani Mukherjea in Byculla prison today over INX Media case
India

CBI to question Indrani Mukherjea in Byculla prison today over INX Media case

Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Tuesday is scheduled to question Indrani Mukerjea, who recently turned approver against P Chidambaram in the INX Media case

Jammu and Kashmir after Articles 370 and 35a: A look at what happened over the past three weeks
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Jammu and Kashmir after Articles 370 and 35a: A look at what happened over the past three weeks

Kashmir, being the tense, conflict-induced zone that it is today, witnessed a series of events that unfolded over the past three weeks. Here is a timeline of all those events, right from the abrogation of Articles 370 and 35A.

Secret life of Article 370: Nehru's use of ruthless force to integrate Kashmir behind veil of 'special status' offers lessons for today
India

Secret life of Article 370: Nehru's use of ruthless force to integrate Kashmir behind veil of 'special status' offers lessons for today

The truth is more complex: for former prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru, Kashmir's special status, and Article 370 were, from the outset, a fiction — one which was authored against the background of war, great-power intrigue, and terrorism.

Kashmir news LATEST updates: 'Will your family approve if you reconstruct home without approval'; Sanjay Jha tweets about Article 370 abrogation
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Kashmir news LATEST updates: 'Will your family approve if you reconstruct home without approval'; Sanjay Jha tweets about Article 370 abrogation

Kashmir news LIVE updates: Senior Congress leader and party national spokesperson Sanjay Jha took to Twitter on Monday and said that the BJP-led Centre should have discussed it with those parties who are directly affected by the abrogation of Article 370 in Kashmir. 'So you have a 3 BHK house. It is yours. Now you amend it, modify it into a 4 BHK house, by breaking one bedroom into two. The size remains the same. It is still yours. But would your family be happy if you did this reconstruction without asking for their approval?'

After UNSC meet on J&K, China says members concerned about human rights situation; India slams Pakistan's 'alarmist' approach
India

After UNSC meet on J&K, China says members concerned about human rights situation; India slams Pakistan's 'alarmist' approach

Both India and Pakistan were not among the attendees at the informal UNSC meeting, which was meant only for the five permanent members and 10 non-permanent members.

Kashmir news updates: India's UN envoy slams Pakistan's 'alarmist' approach, says scrapping Article 370 has no external ramifications
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Kashmir news updates: India's UN envoy slams Pakistan's 'alarmist' approach, says scrapping Article 370 has no external ramifications

Kashmir news LIVE updates: India's Permanent Representative to the UN Syed Akbaruddin said at the UN headquarters, "Our position was and remains that matters related to Article 370 are entirely an internal matter of India. The recent decisions are intended to ensure that good governance is promoted, socie-economic development is enhanced for our people...We are committed to gradually removing all restrictions. Since the change is internal to India, it has not made any difference to our external orientation."

Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh witness low key 73rd Independence Day 2019 celebrations: Ajit Doval in venue as Satya Pal Malik unfurls National Flag in Srinagar
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Jammu, Kashmir, Ladakh witness low key 73rd Independence Day 2019 celebrations: Ajit Doval in venue as Satya Pal Malik unfurls National Flag in Srinagar

Trumpetting the Narendra Modi government's decision to abrogate Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir and the eventual bifurcation of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh in two Union Territories, Governor Satya Pal Malik on Thursday (15 August) assured that the identity of people of Jammu and Kashmir is neither at stake nor will be tampered with after the abrogation of the state's special status by the Centre.

Kashmir News updates: Kashmiri identity is not in danger, assures Satya Pal Malik after hoisting National Flag in Srinagar
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Kashmir News updates: Kashmiri identity is not in danger, assures Satya Pal Malik after hoisting National Flag in Srinagar

Kashmir News LIVE updates: The identity of people of Jammu and Kashmir is neither at stake nor tampered with after the abrogation of the state's special status by the Centre, Governor Satya Pal Malik said on Thursday after hoisting the national flag on the 73rd Independence Day in Srinagar on Thursday.

SC refuses to lift restrictions in J&K, but administration hopeful of relaxations soon; state to host first global investors summit in Oct
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SC refuses to lift restrictions in J&K, but administration hopeful of relaxations soon; state to host first global investors summit in Oct

Refusing to interfere with the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir government imposing restrictions, including shutdown of communication services, a Supreme Court bench said 'reasonable time' should be given to authorities to ensure normalcy as the 'situation is very sensitive'.

Day after low key Eid al-Adha in Jammu and Kashmir, Supreme Court to hear plea against abrogation of Article 370
India

Day after low key Eid al-Adha in Jammu and Kashmir, Supreme Court to hear plea against abrogation of Article 370

In the evening, Inspector General of Police SP Pani and Jammu and Kashmir principal secretary Rohit Kansal said that the Eid al-Adha festivities in Jammu and Kashmir passed peacefully, barring a few minor incidents.

Amit Shah reiterates firm stand on Jammu and Kashmir issue, says 'confident that terrorism will end after removal of Article 370'
India

Amit Shah reiterates firm stand on Jammu and Kashmir issue, says 'confident that terrorism will end after removal of Article 370'

Home minister Amit Shah on Sunday reiterated his firm commitment and belief on abrogation of Article 370

Article 370 revoked: Cooperation between Centre and new UTs will be key to governance, realisation of aspirations
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Article 370 revoked: Cooperation between Centre and new UTs will be key to governance, realisation of aspirations

After the revoking of Article 370, how governance plays out in Jammu and Kashmir and whether Ladakh’s aspirations can be better realised, will ultimately depend on the degree of cooperation between New Delhi and the govt of the UT of Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh to be UTs from 31 October, says MHA; prohibitory orders withdrawn from Jammu
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Jammu and Kashmir, Ladakh to be UTs from 31 October, says MHA; prohibitory orders withdrawn from Jammu

Earlier on Friday, after being confined to their homes for days due to heavy security deployment over the removal of the erstwhile state's special status, people in Kashmir offered Friday prayers at local mosques as restrictions were eased for the purpose.

Revoking of Article 370 forces long evaded questions on freedom, democracy back into focus; puts an end to unicorn hunting in Kashmir
India

Revoking of Article 370 forces long evaded questions on freedom, democracy back into focus; puts an end to unicorn hunting in Kashmir

The Narendra Modi govt's hopes of building a naya Kashmir rest on developing a relationship with Valley's youth, a profoundly alienated generation which had mainly encountered India at the wrong end of a soldier’s gun

Kashmir after Article 370: Cut off from the rest of India and the world, residents say 'it looks like 1947' all over again
India

Kashmir after Article 370: Cut off from the rest of India and the world, residents say 'it looks like 1947' all over again

For the residents in Kashmir, the only access to information on Monday was through official radio broadcast and outstation television channels. Residents continue to remain locked inside their homes with no access to essential supplies like food and medicine. While the curfew-like strict restrictions continued on Tuesday, only the reporters of outstation television channels, and no local reporters, were visible on the streets along with security forces.

Daily Bulletin: Pakistan downgrades diplomatic ties with India, shuts airspace; IMD Issues Red Alert in three Kerala districts; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Pakistan downgrades diplomatic ties with India, shuts airspace; IMD Issues Red Alert in three Kerala districts; day's top stories

Daily Bulletin: After downgrading diplomatic ties with India over Article 370, Pakistan partially closes airspace; Kerala to receive heavy rains today; IMD issues red alert in three districts; day's top stories