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Watch: India's holy rivers Ganga and Yamuna, now living entities, to be cleaned soon
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Watch: India's holy rivers Ganga and Yamuna, now living entities, to be cleaned soon

After the Uttarakhand High Court's landmark ruling on 20 March, which made the Ganga and the Yamuna living entities, polluting the rivers is comparable to hurting a living person.

Ganga, Yamuna given 'living human' status in landmark ruling by Uttarakhand High Court
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Ganga, Yamuna given 'living human' status in landmark ruling by Uttarakhand High Court

In a landmark judgement, the Uttarakhand High Court on Monday accorded the status of "living human entities" to the Ganga and Yamuna, two of India's most sacred rivers.

Man doesn't have right on asset inherited by married sister: Supreme Court
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Man doesn't have right on asset inherited by married sister: Supreme Court

A man cannot claim right over the property inherited by his sister from her husband as the brother can neither be considered to be her heir, nor her family, the Supreme Court has said.

Uttarakhand BJP terms HC directive to Rawat his moral defeat
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Uttarakhand BJP terms HC directive to Rawat his moral defeat

After the Uttarakhand High Court's directive to Harish Rawat to cooperate with the CBI in its inquiry into the sting CD case, the BJP said the court's directive was Rawat's "moral defeat"

Uttarakhand floor test should decide political battle, not Centre-state legal row
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Uttarakhand floor test should decide political battle, not Centre-state legal row

The result of the Supreme Court-mandated floor test for ousted Uttarakhand chief minister Harish Rawat should decide the political battle between the warring Congress and the BJP, but not the legal row over the constitutional validity of imposition of President’s Rule in the state by the Centre

Uttarakhand HC rejects petition of nine disqualified Congress MLAs
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Uttarakhand HC rejects petition of nine disqualified Congress MLAs

In a boost to sacked Chief Minister Harish Rawat, the Uttarakhand High Court today dismissed the petition of nine Congress MLAs against their disqualification, a decision that will bar them from participating in the confidence vote proceedings in the Assembly on Tuesday

Judiciary should stop 'running commentary', says BJP MP referring to Uttarakhand HC's remarks
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Judiciary should stop 'running commentary', says BJP MP referring to Uttarakhand HC's remarks

A BJP member today made a strong pitch in Lok Sabha for putting a stop to "running commentary" by the judiciary against other organs of the State, referring to Uttarakhand HC's remarks.

Floor test is inconsequential: Congress looks for public sympathy in Uttarakhand Assembly polls
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Floor test is inconsequential: Congress looks for public sympathy in Uttarakhand Assembly polls

Win or lose the 29 April floor test in Uttarakhand, the Congress party is sure that it has already won the perception game ahead of the Assembly polls

SC stays HC order, brings back President's Rule in Uttarakhand: All you need to know
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SC stays HC order, brings back President's Rule in Uttarakhand: All you need to know

In the most recent development, the Supreme Court has stayed the Uttarakhand High Court's verdict setting aside President's Rule in the state till 27 April

SC's interim order has stopped the BJP from forming 'illegitimate' govt: Rawat
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SC's interim order has stopped the BJP from forming 'illegitimate' govt: Rawat

Former Uttarakhand Chief Minister Harish Rawat on Friday said the Supreme Court's interim order has prevented the Modi government from revoking President's rule and hoisting an "illegitimate" government in the state.

Uttarakhand crisis: Harish Rawat and his wild 'incumbent' and 'ex' swings
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Uttarakhand crisis: Harish Rawat and his wild 'incumbent' and 'ex' swings

On 27 February when the President's Rule was imposed by the Centre in Uttarakhand, Harish Rawat was ousted as chief minister.

From CM to ex-CM: How Uttarakhand's Rawat made himself look ridiculous
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From CM to ex-CM: How Uttarakhand's Rawat made himself look ridiculous

Just as the Uttarakhand High Court ordered revocation of the President’s rule in the state, Harish Rawat's first task was to get his office opened and assume charge. He was too impatient

Rawat suo motu restoring chief minister post is illegal and unconstituional: BJP
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Rawat suo motu restoring chief minister post is illegal and unconstituional: BJP

BJP accused Harish Rawat of taking charge as Chief Minister saying it's illegal to assume office "suo motu" before the Uttarakhand HC order could reach the Centre.

'SC order is interim': From unfazed Harish Rawat to a happy Bahuguna, politicians react on Uttarakhand crisis
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'SC order is interim': From unfazed Harish Rawat to a happy Bahuguna, politicians react on Uttarakhand crisis

President's Rule will continue in the state, said the Supreme Court, until the Centre's plea challenging the Uttarakhand High Court's order is heard on 27 April.

Uttarakhand HC verdict: BJP’s predatory instincts have backfired
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Uttarakhand HC verdict: BJP’s predatory instincts have backfired

BJP's cavalier invocation of President's Rule backfired in Uttarakhand, with the Uttarakhand High Court scraping the imposition of Article 356.

Congress notice in Rajya Sabha seeks
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Congress notice in Rajya Sabha seeks "condemning" Modi govt over Uttarakhand

Delivering a major blow to the Modi government, the Uttarakhand High Court gave a fresh lease of life to the government headed by Rawat.

Uttarakhand High Court axes President's Rule; floor test on 29 April
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Uttarakhand High Court axes President's Rule; floor test on 29 April

In a major setback to the central government, the Uttarakhand High Court on Thursday set aside the imposition of President's Rule in the hill state.

'Centre should apologise': Congress, Left welcome Uttarakhand HC's order over axeing of President's Rule
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'Centre should apologise': Congress, Left welcome Uttarakhand HC's order over axeing of President's Rule

The Uttarakhand HC's verdict setting aside imposition of President's rule spurred an elated Congress to attack the BJP, demanding an apology from PM Narendra Modi.

U'khand HC strikes down President Rule: Moral victory for Congress, lose-lose situation for BJP
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U'khand HC strikes down President Rule: Moral victory for Congress, lose-lose situation for BJP

Imposition of President’s Rule in Uttarakhand has proved to be one big political and constitutional misadventure for the Modi government

Kejriwal on Uttarakhand HC verdict: Huge embarassment for Modi
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Kejriwal on Uttarakhand HC verdict: Huge embarassment for Modi

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal said quashing President's rule in the state is a "huge embarrassment" to the Narendra Modi Government.