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'Metro Man' E Sreedharan set to join BJP in Kerala: A look at prominent bureaucrats who took the political plunge
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'Metro Man' E Sreedharan set to join BJP in Kerala: A look at prominent bureaucrats who took the political plunge

An analysis of the trend noted that the "most prominent reason seems to be that after working under politicians for many years, civil servants aspire to wield power rather than just take orders"

Ghaziabad DM, SSP take gov-provided chopper to shower flower petals on 'kanwarias' in district
India

Ghaziabad DM, SSP take gov-provided chopper to shower flower petals on 'kanwarias' in district

District Magistrate Ajay Shankar Pandey and Senior Superintendent of Police Sudhir Kumar Singh took a chopper to hover all over the district and showered flower petals on kanwarias, said officials

Chandrayaan 2 represents best of scientific spirit in India, obscurantism of public figures the worst
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Chandrayaan 2 represents best of scientific spirit in India, obscurantism of public figures the worst

Whatever progress has been achieved in science, technology and society is in spite of the conservatives and obscurantists around the world, not because of them.

Thane star cop Pradeep Sharma resigns, may join league of policemen who swapped law enforcement for lawmaking
India

Thane star cop Pradeep Sharma resigns, may join league of policemen who swapped law enforcement for lawmaking

Pradeep Sharma, head of the Anti Extortion Cell of Thane Police Crime Branch, who has more than 100 encounters to his name, has resigned.

Jats in western UP remain divided even as Ajit Singh, gathbandhan express confidence on turning tide against Modi
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Jats in western UP remain divided even as Ajit Singh, gathbandhan express confidence on turning tide against Modi

Jats in western Uttar Pradesh, whose voting preference usually set the trend in the state, and who had voted in favour of Narendra Modi in 2014 Lok Sabha polls, remain undecided a day before phase-I of polling begins for the Lok Sabha Election 2019

Centre to act on 'war footing' to preserve Taj Mahal and Yamuna river against pollution, measures include green fuels, ethanol industries
India

Centre to act on 'war footing' to preserve Taj Mahal and Yamuna river against pollution, measures include green fuels, ethanol industries

After being rapped by the Supreme Court over the condition of the Taj Mahal, the government on Monday said that it will take action on "war footing" to deal with air and water pollution in and around the world-famous 17th-century Mughal monument.

I'm a science student, I believe my ancestors were not apes: Satyapal Singh
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I'm a science student, I believe my ancestors were not apes: Satyapal Singh

"I am a science student and I have a PhD in Chemistry... My ancestors were not apes," Singh said.

Union Minister of State for HRD Satyapal Singh says discrimination between public, private academic institutes will soon end
India

Union Minister of State for HRD Satyapal Singh says discrimination between public, private academic institutes will soon end

Satyapal Singh said discrimination between private and public academic institutes will soon end as the prime minister and president have taken up the issue.

Minorities enjoy many rights that majority does not, says Satyapal Singh at event commemorating Ambedkar Jayanti
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Minorities enjoy many rights that majority does not, says Satyapal Singh at event commemorating Ambedkar Jayanti

Satyapal Singh on Saturday said the minorities enjoyed many rights that the majority did not, and advocated revisiting the interpretation of Constitution.

After challenging Darwin's theory, Satyapal Singh now claims mantras defined laws of motion before Newton
India

After challenging Darwin's theory, Satyapal Singh now claims mantras defined laws of motion before Newton

Junior Union education minister Satyapal Singh, recently in news for rubbishing Darwin's evolution theory, has courted fresh controversy, this time deciding to claim that mantras codified the laws of motion, much before Issac Newton.

Mohan Bhagwat urges Hindus to unite, believes only India can show 'right path to the world'
India

Mohan Bhagwat urges Hindus to unite, believes only India can show 'right path to the world'

RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat today said that only India can show the right path to the world and everyone should work together for the unity of the country.

Of monkeys and men: A concise look at Darwin's Theory of Evolution and its criticisms
Life

Of monkeys and men: A concise look at Darwin's Theory of Evolution and its criticisms

Statements such as the recent ones by Satyapal Singh statement piggyback on many misconceptions about Charles Darwin's theory of evolution, which has stood the test of time for over 150+ years | #FirstCulture

Satyapal Singh's evolution remark: Prakash Javadekar says MoS told to refrain from making 'such comments'
India

Satyapal Singh's evolution remark: Prakash Javadekar says MoS told to refrain from making 'such comments'

Human Resource Development Minister Prakash Javadekar said he had asked his minister of state Satyapal Singh to refrain from making comments on issues such as Darwin's evolution theory.

Satyapal Singh sticks to claim on Charles Darwins' evolution theory, says international debate needed
India

Satyapal Singh sticks to claim on Charles Darwins' evolution theory, says international debate needed

Union minister Satyapal Singh on Monday stuck to his claim that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution of man is "not scientific" and called for an international debate on the issue to decide if it merits a place in school textbooks

Satyapal Singh's evolution remarks: Monkeying around with education will make Indian students a laughing stock
India

Satyapal Singh's evolution remarks: Monkeying around with education will make Indian students a laughing stock

On Friday, Union minister Satyapal Singh claimed that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution was "scientifically wrong" and it needed to be changed in school and college curriculum.

Satyapal Singh's remarks on evolution: Scientists say change in school curriculum 'retrograde step', no dispute on Darwin's theory
India

Satyapal Singh's remarks on evolution: Scientists say change in school curriculum 'retrograde step', no dispute on Darwin's theory

Indian scientists disputed Union minister Satyapal Singh's remark that Charles Darwin's theory of evolution of man was "scientifically wrong", saying that his statement was made without any scientific basis

Charles Darwin's theory of evolution wrong, nobody saw apes turning into man: Satyapal Singh
India

Charles Darwin's theory of evolution wrong, nobody saw apes turning into man: Satyapal Singh

Satyapal Singh, the Minister of State for Human Resource Development, said our ancestors have nowhere mentioned that they saw an ape turning into a man

Cabinet reshuffle shows Narendra Modi has risen above dogma and ideology for good governance
India

Cabinet reshuffle shows Narendra Modi has risen above dogma and ideology for good governance

During the recent cabinet reshuffle Narendra Modi showed that as long as the interests of good governance are served, dogma and ideology can wait

Nitin Gadkari announces task force for implementation of Narendra Modi's pet project Namami Gange
India

Nitin Gadkari announces task force for implementation of Narendra Modi's pet project Namami Gange

Gadkari replaced Bharti in the ministry, allegedly as the Namami Ganga mission, dear to Prime Minister Narendra Modi and a key poll promise of the ruling BJP, was moving at a snail's pace

Narendra Modi's Cabinet reshuffle: Perform or perish, is PM's message as BJP's old guard gives way to bureaucrats
India

Narendra Modi's Cabinet reshuffle: Perform or perish, is PM's message as BJP's old guard gives way to bureaucrats

On Sunday, nine new members, including four senior bureaucrats and BJP leaders from poll-bound states were inducted into Union Council of Ministers. Four ministers — Dharmendra Pradhan, Piyush Goyal, Nirmala Sitharaman and Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi — were elevated to Narendra Modi's Cabinet.